Travel diaries.. Episode Hyderabad Blues

History has been my interest ever since I was in school and visiting historical places ignites this hidden passion. A visit to the land of Nizams and Biryani, Hyderabad has been in my checklist for long and it came to light this time when my dad planned a family leisure trip to this beautiful city….

Sexual Independence

Sex , the word that is a taboo in our society. Even if you use this in your vocabulary, you will be branded a pervert in India. Why is there an air of uncertain mystery or forbidding censorship surrounding one of the most important aspect of evolution and the existence of mankind? Sex is the…

Anglo Indian Cuisine Series

Food,  the only passion that relates majority of us mortals despite geographical boundaries , and I am no exception.  My escapades with different Cuisines landed me in a less ventured territory, Anglo Indian cuisine, the soul of Indo British food and the heritage remains of the British reigns.  My dear friend Nancy agreed to share…

The Congregation of the cynic..

Two incidents which have clearly etched a mark upon most of us in the past few week, and yet plays out seemingly with no end are the Indrani-Sheena show and the Immigration crisis in Europe. Though unrelated, both the incidences have a striking similarity. Tragic and fatalistic. Both the incidences throw a fair share of…

The Ashley Madisons

Marriage is a long term commitment and a pious bond of trust and honesty… Says who?  With the recent revelations of the Ashley Madison members and their hacked accounts,  I doubt if the institution of marriage is just an escape or cover to the kinky pleasures behind closed doors. Ashley Madison says ” Life is…

Crime publicity

Indrani Mukherjea and  Nupur Talwar, the names dominating headlines on and off are no superwoman but ruthless convicts accused of murdering their own offspring. Irrespective of the violent nature of crime, why are these women drawing attention? Is it because we get fascinated by negativity or have we lost our moral conscience. After a lull…