The Woman On The Road…..

The News Reporter was walking down the empty street in the wee hours of morning, as he spotted her sitting on the pavement. A forlon looking, frail, oldish woman, wearing just a blouse and a weather beaten, petticoat. There was a bundle lying besides her, just off the footpath on the side of the road….

The Belle versus the Belly….

When I walked into the Indore airport to catch my flight back to Mumbai, it was almost empty. Getting a pick of my choice of seat in the waiting area, I chose the one in the very first row, so that I could check the Flight Screen without having to get up. I sat there…

India, A Land Of Messed Up Priorities

#JusticeForDika   India seems to be a land of messed up priorities.   On 8th January 2017 a young girl, 15 years of age, was brutally raped (allegedly) and murdered (confirmed because, well, she was found dead) with multiple stab wounds on her breasts.   Her name was Dika Kumari.   This happened in a…

The Weekend That Was …..

The last few days were quite enlightening for me, and amusingly so. I learnt so many things about the society in general, I tell you.   Like; Rapes and Molestations are akin to motorbike accidents and its your fault for not wearing a helment, if you are involved in one. So basically, women while walking…