Monthly Archives: March 2009

A little doubt in Bollywood Trivia

So Wiki informs me that Konkona Sen is the daughter of filmmaker Aparna Sen and science writer and journalist Mukul Sharma. Now my doubt is this: Is this Mukul Sharma the same guy who used to write the column ‘Mindsport’ … Continue reading

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A trip, some pics, some feelin’ low, and a lot of Jazz trippin’…

So I half-awoke on Friday morning to my cousin asking me ‘We’re going to Vellore to see the Golden Temple… coming?’. I said yes in my sleep, and had a great twenty-four hours. This Golden Temple is quite obviously a … Continue reading

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Mettu Podu – Alltime favorites by Rehman

You are warned. Long Post Ahead. I’m pretty sure every urban South Indian has one of these. Quite obviously… Rahman would score music for all those feel-good flicks that would be megahits. And even if they were not, the music … Continue reading

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Women’s Day

Went for a Women’s Quiz conducted for Women’s Day by KQA. It was held right after BizKashi – the Biz Quiz. There were only five teams, so there wasn’t even a need to conduct prelims. I didn’t originally intend to … Continue reading

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A long time back, I had expressed concern at what kids would do after Rowling outed Dumbledore. But a while later, it struck me children have their own ways of filling up gaps that result from grown-ups not telling them … Continue reading

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Twenty-five Random things about me you probably didn’t know…

…And probably didn’t care about. But here it is. I don’t know what to write – about suggestions for marketing Rahul Gandhi election posters (Single, half-Italian, with dimples)? Or a collection of anti-Slumdog outpourings? Or Rehman-vs-Ilayaraja? Or how totally awesome … Continue reading

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