Category Archives: trivia

Memory Lapse

Long time back, about ten or twelve years ago, I saw this song on Door Darshan. I think. One of those sunday morning old movie song programs.  Nutan and Dev Anand sing a very pretty tune, as they climb down … Continue reading

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Bond of seven births etc

Yusuf Khan’s screen name was Dilip Kumar. He married Saira Bano. AR Rehman’s name used to be Dilip Kumar. He too married a Saira Bano. Maybe we really were on to something when we played FLAMES in middle school.

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Otiose

Yesterday, I was trying to toss these thermocol balls into a bottle of Nail-Polish Remover. Some of them stuck to my fingers, unwilling to let go. Some others neatly fell around the bottle. Quite a few neatly bounced off the … Continue reading

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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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