Tag Archives: The Hindu

Wow! What Memories!!

A few days ago I read this gruesome news item which led me to a long lost friend. The suburban railway station Chetpet mentioned in the report brought back memories of a friend with whom I had lost contact after … Continue reading

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The Persistent Salesman.

Today is my late father’s fourth death anniversary. When he died, my brother Arvind in Chennai took out an obituary classified advertisement in the leading newspaper of the South, The Hindu. This was done as before he came to stay … Continue reading

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Writers are popping up from everywhere in my life!  I am not talking about fellow bloggers like Maxi and Holly who are published authors, but, I have had fellow alumnus Shilpa and my sister Padmini publish books in the recent … Continue reading

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India, My Beloved India!

Just about every visitor to India has said that India is a land of contrasts and most of them do not stop with that and go on to use many other adjectives. For the purpose of this post, I shall … Continue reading

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Book Review, India And Pakistan.

I am glad that the Indians called off the Secretary level meetings last week following “unacceptable” behaviour by the High Commissioner of Pakistan to India.  But, there is something that I find rather unsettling that the same day that the … Continue reading

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