Lal Batti Gul – 01 May Onwards

And for a Friday, after the landmark decision to scrap the VIP “Lal Batti” system in India…… One of the best reforms in the Country. Effective May 1, nobody in the Country can flaunt the RED-LIGHT on their Vehicles symbolising their superiority to all of us….. the Tax Paying Honest Citizens. Supreme Court had so…

VISHU – Keeping Malayalee Traditions Alive

And for a Friday…. after my Cataract Surgery…. and the Malayalam New Year…. Vishu…. some thoughts….. Vishu for Mallus is the New Year, coincides with the New Year across the Country…. Baishakhi, Bihu, Poilo Boishee and just concluded Ugadhi, Gudi Padva. Mallus pray at Lord Vishnu Temple and Lord Krishna. Vishu speciality is the Vishukanni,…

IPL – The Great Indian Tamasha

And for a Friday…. after the Annual cricket Fun – IPL…. has commenced…. Nothing unites India as much as cricket does, played across the country and watched by millions on TV. IPL combines the thrill of Cricket with the razmatazz and glamour of the show world. It is the ultimate “Value for Money” entertainment during…

‘BRIDGE’ing The Gap – The BOSCH Way

And for the last Friday of this Financial Year…. some thoughts…. In the cacophony of TV shouts and discussions masquerading as Breaking News, we tend to overlook how lucky we as a country are. We have some outstanding Individuals, Organisations, Corporates and Institutions defined by the Indian Constitution, doing yeomen service in Nation Building. Unemployment…

Courage Shall Prevail

And for a Friday from the city of Hyderabad, which still mourns the sad demise of its bright Young Engineer, Alok Kuchibotla….. Hyderabad the Capitol of Telangana, the sister state Andhra Pradesh and the whole country, condemns this cowardly act of the Deranged Marine, but equally applauds the courage and belief of American Citizen –…