Raise your voice, respectfully

This is our country. The problems are ours to solve and there is no “outsourcing” button here. All of us see a number of problems around us, some of which impact us and some impact people around us. It could be a pot holed road or a broken water pipeline or senseless parking or cheating…

Book review – Killing Hope, by William Blum

History was my favorite subject in school. Our teacher used to call it “his story” – story of a person. I was always spellbound hearing those stories and believing in everything our teacher used to tell us. Growing up into an adult and with the exposure of reading multiple books on historical subjects, a different…

Top 5 Hindi Movies of 2016

Hindi movie industry, aka Bollywood, has churned out a consistent performance over past 4 years. The numbers of good movies has remained almost the same each year. One sad fact is related to the total number of movies produced in an year. 2013, 2015 and 2016 saw around 115 movies released in an year. 2014…

India taxi aggregators – where is the money?

Taxi aggregation market in India is on the upswing for past decade. Fasttrack and Merucabs had been the some of the initial companies who made a big impact during late 2000s. And then came companies like Ola, Uber and TaxiForSure that took this whole taxi aggregation business to a completely new level. Types of taxi…

Yuvraj and Sunny, once again

January 2016 is a very interesting month for Sunny Deol and Yuvraj Singh. One is the original action hero of Indian movie industry while the other is the original superhero of Indian cricket. Both have had their peaks and lows. This month, they both will be making major comebacks and in roles they are best…