November 2010

Malayalam Cinema’s Mindspace

By |2023-01-29T13:03:25-05:00November 28th, 2010|India, Kerala, Politics, talkies, Trivandrum|

Now for the blockbusters from the past 22 years - 1988 - Chitram , 1989 - Ramjirao Speaking , 1990 - His Highness Abdulla , 1991 - Godfather , 1992 - Pappayude Swantham Appose , 1993 - Manichitrathazhu , 1994 - Commisioner , 1995 - Spadikam , 1996 - Hitler , 1997 - Aaram Thampuran , 1998 - HariKrishnans , 1999 - Friends , 2000 - Narasimham , 2001 - Raavnaprabhu , 2002 - Meesamadhavan , 2003 - Chronic Bachelor , 2004 - Sethuramaiyer CBI , 2005 - Rajamanikyam , 2006 - Classmates , 2007 - Kadha Parayumbol , 2008 - Twenty:20 , 2009 - Pazhassi Raja.

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March 2008

A Cure for Insomnia

By |2010-12-08T19:01:30-05:00March 1st, 2008|India|

Its that long. Title dedicated to the world’s longest movie The Cure for Insomnia We write poems, short stories, essays and blogposts to interrupt the programme. We sign online petitions [...]

February 2008

Mumbai,India and all

By |2008-02-08T03:47:41-05:00February 8th, 2008|India|

Talkies Mumbai correspondent :) BombayDosti writes in from somewhere near Mumbai, on Raj and what could possibly be wrong with the Indian Raj.  The debate is now about how many [...]

December 2007

Who needs to be educated?

By |2007-12-05T13:03:18-05:00December 5th, 2007|India, Kerala|

Sohrabuddin was killed in a fake encounter,said the CBI and the Supreme Court. With Gujarat Elections around the corner Modi put it this way, as NDTV reported Modi asked the [...]

April 2007


By |2007-04-05T17:14:00-05:00April 5th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Here's looking at you Germania, Goethe,Leibnitz, Kant, Karl Marx, Nietzsche, Beethoven, Bach, Mozart, Albert Einstein, Max Planck, Heisenberg, Schrödinger, Fahrenheit, Röntgen, Hertz, Hegel and Hitler Kant, Hegel, Marx and then [...]

January 2007

Lets Burn Mumbai !

By |2007-01-31T04:05:00-05:00January 31st, 2007|India, Papa Bear|

Ha Papa Bear has spoken. What a long wait it was oh Emperor of the Hindu hearts, papa we missed you so.Thackeray who recently celebrated his 80th birthday, made an [...]

December 2006

Our India is a Sufi

By |2013-02-05T19:58:11-05:00December 21st, 2006|India|

The Journalist and the Prostitute "What is you name ?" The Indian journalist covering the Bangladesh war asked the prostitute "Selma" "Tell me the truth, what is your real name" [...]

October 2006

Has India lost Gujarat ?

By |2006-10-28T18:18:00-05:00October 28th, 2006|India|

When this reporter, with his longish beard, walked into an elite government colony in Ahmedabad to meet a senior official, three children suddenly got off their bicycles.One screamed aloud, "Terrorist!" [...]

August 2006

A Secular Rethink

By |2010-08-05T02:18:36-05:00August 15th, 2006|India|

A picture History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, however, if faced with courage, need not be lived again - Maya Angelou A video A few years back we [...]

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