We want bans.

Of recent, the Indian Government has been ridiculously infamous for banning a lot of things in India. A few instances which flash momentarily when I think of the word ‘ban’ are the ban on Uber, ban on the BBC documentary India’s Daughter, ban on Nestle Maggi and the latest in the series is the meat ban! SinceContinue reading “We want bans.”

Nepal Quake Aftershocks.

25th April, 2015 : The day man-made aftershocks won over natural aftershocks. Two back to back tremors in Calcutta around noon today brought us all out of our buildings onto the roads. For a while, we were all dazed and then after necessary precautions went back to work. I spent the next hour calling andContinue reading “Nepal Quake Aftershocks.”

Life Notes #9.

Warning : Rambling ahead. I am sitting somewhere (bored to the hilt!) and writing this post where I shouldn’t be writing it from, which I am obviously not going to divulge here! The past few days a lot of stuff has been swirling around in this crammed head of mine and it’s time to check withContinue reading “Life Notes #9.”

For you.

Yes, you. I am talking to you. Yes, keep shunning that make up. You really don’t need to be perfecting your skin and eye lashes all the time. You love rubbing your eyes when you’re tired. There’s no compulsion to put on the kohl, if you don’t like it. Yes, I am talking to you too.  YouContinue reading “For you.”

Life Notes #7.

Today at dawn, a small fire was not allowed to blow out of proportion into an untoward incident with the joint efforts of our society residents. [Each one of us got through unhurt. There was no loss of life, only minimal loss of property.] Yet I am writing about it, under my Life Notes series, so thereContinue reading “Life Notes #7.”

Shh! Just rambling.

There are times when I need to ramble and I am going to do just that. Ramble. Ramble about life in general and my life in particular. See, that’s rambling. Warning issued. Do you believe in planning out the next five years or ten years of your life? Do you really think visualizing yourself in a beautifulContinue reading “Shh! Just rambling.”