• Travel Review

    Bhubaneswar and Konark Sun Temple

    Last weekend, I had travelled with extended family to Bhubaneswar for a 4-day vacation – my first time to the state of Odisha (Orissa).  Unlike, other state capitals in India, Bhubaneswar felt calmer…

  • Movie Review

    The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)

    In “The Hundred-Foot Journey“, Hassan Kadam (played by Manish Dayal) who is a culinary prodigy from Mumbai (India) lands in a remote village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in South France. Homeless, the Kadam family (Hassan’s  father and siblings) struggle…

  • Events

    Listen to the leader – Vijay Amritraj

    “Vijay Amritraj“, the name itself is an inspiration for every Indian who grow up in 1970s and 1980s. Long before Sunil Gavaskar , Kapil Dev or P T Usha put India in International sports map, it was Vijay…

  • Lounge

    Why Uber cannot be exonerated?

    Lot has been written about the Uber incident that happened two weeks back in Delhi. Most of them were understandably outbursts calling for banning Uber. I condemn the incident strongly and my empathy lies…

  • Chennai

    Names of subways in TNagar

    If you travel in Usman Road, T.Nagar (Chennai) from South to North you will encounter three under-bridges to cross the suburban (electric) railway line. The under-bridges run East to West (perpendicular) to Usman Road,…