Monthly Archives: July 2010

TERE BIN LADEN


TERE BIN LADEN The recent global economic recession, or slowdown, as some of the purists might like to call it has taken a toll of several well known names in all sectors of commerce and industry. One such industry has … Continue reading

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Gulab Jamoons at 38,000 feet!


The first day after my three day weekend began with my waking up at 1 am in the morning to catch my flight to Dubai and then onwards to Milan. I wonder why they talk about recession in air traffic: … Continue reading

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JULY 23: AN IMPORTANT DATE


JULY 23: AN IMPORTANT DATE In an earlier blog post, I had mentioned about the three day weekend: today marks the fortieth anniversary of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said coming to power and ushering in the period of what … Continue reading

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REVIEW:KHATTA MEETHA


KHATTA MEETHA Priyadarshan surely would rank as India’s most prolific film director. In the last five years, he has churned out on an average, around four movies per year. His best creations are in Malayalam and without exception, all his … Continue reading

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COIMBATORE DIARY 2009


 Days 1,2 and 3 Tuesday, June 30, 2009 It is now 7pm in the evening and we have just returned to our room. A little while earlier, we took a stroll in the campus terminating at the Dhanavantri temple which … Continue reading

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JULY 22,2010: THE THREE DAY WEEKEND


JULY 22, 2010: THE THREE DAY WEEKEND Today marks the first day of a three day weekend: this is the second time in July that we have been awarded a three day weekend. Superimpose on that the fact that weather … Continue reading

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REVIEW: LAMHAA


LAMHAA Rahul Dholakia directed an outstanding movie called PARZANIA a few years back and this was based on the Gujarat Riots. It was an extremely hard hitting movie with stellar performances by the whole cast. Based on the end result … Continue reading

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