Still Breathless in Barcelona

Breathless in Barcelona…continued

Breathless in Barcelona

Breathless in Barcelona… in more ways than one.

Freakonomics – Desi ‘Ish-style’

How come you have never seen a venture capitalist on a motorbike? How come most doctors in South India are named Vijay Lakhsmi or Ramamurthy? Just like the immensely successful book did, this post endeavours to answer these and a few strange, ironic or freaky occurrences which tend to find their way into our day … Continue reading

Of Coorg, Cameras and Camaraderie

It was another Monday at work, you know one of those days you wish you were elsewhere, clubbing in Rio, Skiing in the Alps, Skinny dipping in….ah yes, you get the picture. Anyway it was one such day, and regrettably both those corporate tools – the Email Inbox and the mobile phone were witnessing unpreceedented … Continue reading

India : Twenty 20 World Champions

In the 2 years of me writing on this blog, I have completely refrained from writing about cricket.Firstly, writing about cricket is probably the easiest thing one can do, for really when it comes to cricket, everyone turns expert and everyone turns expert writer. The other thing is that when it comes to cricket; Indian … Continue reading

The I-Phone

It’s here finally, as promised the much awaited demo of the I-Phone on my show on India Interacts. My guest on the show is Rohit Agarwal, the CEO and founder of techTribe. Rohit was one of the guest speakers at, and gave a talk on ‘Effective PR’ for the young entrepreneur.His firm Techtribe is … Continue reading

I-fixed. Did you?

It was with this speech on this day, 60 years ago that India was awarded its independence as a democratic, sovereign,secular, and republic country. It’s on this day, every year that most Indians feel the sudden urge to be patriotic and jingoistic. Some do it with hoisting flags outside their homes, others do it by … Continue reading

My Way goes the Video way!

Yes it does, thanks to some benevolent folks at Indiainteracts who have very kindly agreed to allow me to host a show. (Wow! There is hope for the world)My show titled ‘Business Bytes’ will feature individuals from the business World, big time CEO’s, small-time entrepreneurs, IAS officers and basically anybody worthwhile who will take time … Continue reading

Everybody is free to write their own sunscreen song..

Yes Everybody is. Not that they need this blog to tell them. Here it goes my version of the sunscreen song. A bunch of un-connected lines about life, strife , irony with the intention of creating that all empowering reaction – ” Heyy!!! That is sooo true… ” For those of you who haven’t heard … Continue reading

-Madarasis en Madrid-

It was the end of 2006 – and quite a few thoughts starting flowing through my head : 1. Man – I need a break2. Man – I need a holiday3. Damn – The CAT exam is tomorrow4. How much is Lufthansa – Che – Mad – Che ?? A quick sms to dad – … Continue reading