Tag Archives: London

The Name Saga Continues.

Another peculiar story concerning names. Perhaps the Universe is not satisfied with just the two stories that I wrote about earlier. I received a phone call from a friend of over thirty years to inform me of his first ever … Continue reading

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I could have told Iain Lee about this had he only asked me about it. This article in The Independent by him took me back to some two decades or so. What the reporter found was exactly what I found … Continue reading

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Sexual Harassment.

I was under the impression that Indian cities were the worst in the world for women due to sexual harassment that they face. Here is a sobering thought about the situtation. It is also another fact that among all the … Continue reading

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The world is your oyster – where would you like to visit?

As I had indicated in my Saturday’s post, this is the fourth post to answer the seven questions that Grannymar had asked in her meme. After having come to know Grannymar, Nick, Elly, George and Lily through the blogsphere, Ireland … Continue reading

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India,Britain And Me.

My friend Anil sent me a link to an article in the Evening Standard of London by Sebastian Shakespeare to say how happy he was to read such nice things about India in general and Tamil Nadu in particular. My … Continue reading

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