India At 75: A Glorious Future Awaits

And for the 75th Independence Day, Friday week, in my hometown Trivandrum, some thoughts….. some musings….. It’s been a great privilege to me in my 70th year, to get my children and grandchildren to my ancestral 1906 house at Trivandrum. And thanks to the amendment of the Flag code declared by GOI in July this…

Droupadi Murmu: 15th President Of India

And for a Friday after Droupadi Murmu was sworn as 15th President of India, some thoughts….. some musings….. Where else in the world, which other form of Government could such an orderly, peaceful and a hugely complex election process finally bring into Presidential office a woman of such exceptional human qualities. Every Indian can be…

Resilient Mumbai

And for a Friday in Monsoon drenched Mumbai, some thoughts….. some musings….. The Shiv Sena spat between its two leaders, the allegations and counter allegations, immediate scrapping of all projects conceived by the previous Govt and announcement of new grandiose schemes etc. etc. The corruption in our political landscape and newer revelations have not affected…