G20 And India: New Opportunities

And for a Friday on the eve of one of Independent India’s biggest road shows, G20 commencing tomorrow in New Delhi, some thoughts….. some musings….. Ever since India beat UK to become the fifth largest economy, the world has woken up to recognise India’s economic strength with new glasses and the opportunity for the Nation…

Onam And The Quintessential Mallu

And for a Friday of the Onam holidays week in Trivandrum, some thoughts….. some musings….. Onam is not only the biggest festival and fun times in Kerala, but Mallus all over India and the four corners of the world celebrate the festivities and togetherness irrespective of caste religion or economic differences. Almost every Malayali, sometimes…

India On The Moon: Historic Success

And for a Friday arriving in Trivandrum due to bereavement in the family, but also a week dominated by India’s Moon “Conquest”, some thoughts….. some musings….. Almost every kid in school, every Indian was praying as the TV screens started the countdown for Vikrant to shift from Horizontal to Vertical position to land on the…

77th Independence Day: Pledge To End Corruption

And for a Friday following the 77th Independence Day, some thoughts….. some musings….. Since the liberalisation of India from the pseudo-socialist days of 1991, the Nation has made massive strides; technologically, demographically and economically. The successful launch of Chandrayan-3 showcases our ambitious Lunar exploration. The mission’s Vikram lander has successfully separated from the propulsion module…

Indian Society At Crossroads

And for a Friday after viewing an interesting movie in a multiplex after a long time, some thoughts….. some musings….. India is a young nation of average age of 29 years, with a mean marriage age of 22. In tier 3, 4 cities and villages, the marriage age is younger, whilst in metro cities and…