Thursday, 29 April 2010
Wednesday, 28 April 2010
MK Kamalam, the heroine of the first Malayalam talkie film ‘Balan’ died on the 20th of this month. She was 87. The report about her demise mentioned that ‘Balan’ was produced at Modern Theatres Ltd.,
That reminded me of two things....
Monday, 26 April 2010
Sunday, 25 April 2010
Shashi Tharoor maybe the answer to Kerala’s professional politicians and their tight grip on the state. He has the potential in terms of popularity to lead Kerala out of the peat bog, to unfetter its feet and lead the people from indifference to participation...more.
Saturday, 24 April 2010
Bengali is one of the major languages of India, and the main language in the state of West Bengal in eastern India. It is the mother tongue of the Bengali community of India, i.e. the community to which I belong. More
Thursday, 22 April 2010
Wednesday, 21 April 2010
State Road Transport Corporations conduct Non stop Homas invoking Gods to reduce road accidents. Police Staions do a homa at 4.30 in the morning at Police Station in Mysore praying for Gods' help to solve 70 and odd theft cases. Instead of training drivers on road safety, instead of intelligence gathering and follow up on clues.......
Monday, 19 April 2010
Tharoor was doing okay even though his style of operation was not exactly palatable to the old world politicians. But then he made the mistake of doing two things which Lalit Modi did not like....
Sunday, 18 April 2010
He certainly has the right to criticize Ganguly. After all it is true that KKR has failed in the IPL, and everybody has the right to criticize the hapless captain of the team. More
By virtue of this agreement, to be effective from 18th April 2010, Air India will be able to do business in some areas where it does not have any fleet presence, by using the fleets and crew of Swiss International Airlines. More
Darjeeling is such a beautiful place, even with its thick fog and rains.
The beloved homeland of proud and self-respecting peoples, such as Lepchas, Bhutias and Nepalis
It is a land of amazing beauty, a land also endowed with eternal charm and peace. More
Saturday, 17 April 2010
Thursday, 15 April 2010
Wednesday, 14 April 2010
Tuesday, 13 April 2010
You might be wondering who this person was. Moosa was a native of my village, Olavipe. It is difficult to answer if questioned what his achievements in life were. He just lived and died, one among the many, many millions. But his life was exemplary....
Sunday, 11 April 2010
During his US tour the Indian Civil Aviation Minister Mr. Praful Patel appealed to the US aviation firms to establish manufacturing bases on the Indian soil, and also to invest in the Indian aviation infrastructure, such as airports. More
When our PM has yet again gone to praise Obama and hopes to get nothing in return, it is time to take a break....
It is when I remembered that I had a good collection of PG Wodehouse to be enjoyed. Just finished "A Damsel in Distress" and I am now enjoying "Love among Chickens".
PG rocks any day!
Saturday, 10 April 2010
Never judge a person’s behaviour/action in isolation. Rather, try to understand the circumstances under which he has behaved or acted in that way. You may find 100 reasons to justify his behaviour/action, no matter how much unacceptable it may have been apparently.
If you dislike somebody, then neither pretend to like him nor overtly display your disliking. Both the approaches are unsustainable, and you cannot carry any of them for a long time unless in rare cases. More
Named Sikkim, it is a land that in the true sense is amazing, magnificent and grand. More
Representing an out-of-the-world natural beauty that one can imagine only in dreams. More
Friday, 9 April 2010
April 16, that is the day after his wedding reception at
Saturday, 3 April 2010
The hotter days and blooming trees in Mumbai have something to do with that I think. Everywhere I look there are trees in bloom and an attendant cloud of butterflies and other nectar-loving insects dancing around them.