Monthly Archives: November 2012

Goodbye BT


Sena supremo Bal Thackeray passed away last afternoon after days of speculations and wild guesses about his deteriorating health and rumours about the announcement of his inevitable demise. I was at work in our Wadala office. By the time the … Continue reading

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This thing about dargahs..and other ‘holy’ places


The new ‘improvements’ that are being carried out in dargahs take me back to the time when I was ignorant that dargahs were structures built around graves of Sufi saints. As a child, the one at Haji Ali, the brilliant … Continue reading

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Does marriage grant you immunity?


  Today, the Supreme Court quashed the rape case filed against filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar by actor Preeti Jain. The actor reportedly wanted to marry and settle down and felt that the case was delaying her marriage. Rape is a serious … Continue reading

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