Aug
28

Badi Suni Suni Hain…

My parents always complained when I was a kid that there weren’t any clean family movies around. (This when I was in school and Hum Aapke Hain Kaun was yet to hit the screens.) So I landed up catching most of these ‘old’ films (most released before I was born) on video at home and… Continue reading »

Aug
26

K-Jo will you ever say Good Bye?

I finally saw KANK. I don’t think Karan Johar is an exceptional director-producer. He is pretty much a little above average; for his films carry a classy look and he makes his actors look great even while they are sobbing most times. I liked his first film Kuch Kuch Hota Hain for Kajol alone K3G… Continue reading »

Aug
19

Chaat Fever and a Farce called Dahi Wada …

Being away from Mumbai the one thing you miss the most is the roadside food. The ‘Chaat’ by which I mean Bhel Puri, Sev Puri, Pani Puri , Dahi Batata Puri , Ragda Pattice and Mumbai’s lifeline the ‘Vada Pav’. Dubai serves excellent food in all cuisines but what I miss the most is my… Continue reading »

Aug
10

Featured in DNA India…

A little bit of recognition is always welcome:-)And if they pick up my favourite topic and my favourite sportsman its like an icing on the cake for me;-) ‘ DNA featured my article on Sparing Sachin here. You bet I’m happy:-)

Aug
10

A night to remember the Great Mohd Rafi…

One of the advantages of having your husband in the marketing field is that you get invited to various events. I was lucky this time around to be with him and go for a lovely musical evening. A local radio channel here plays only old Hindi music from the golden era of 50s-70s. Everyday you… Continue reading »

Aug
10

How could I?

I’m finding it real hard to forgive myself. Earlier, when I was working and prior to that busy with my studies I always managed to find time to watch the game, if I couldn’t, I managed to pacify myself by saying that I was doing something important. However to miss these two matches when I’m… Continue reading »

Aug
09

Are we not done humiliating him?

Now what did Saurav Ganguly do so special that he got through the 30 probables this time? His selection was based on his performance throughout the last year! The reasons the selectors can come up with on dropping and picking Saurav. God give me a break from them! I really wish the selectors would stop… Continue reading »