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A Few Reasons Why I Love Hyderabad

Top 5 Reasons to love Hyderabad: –There’s a very high probability of co-incidentally finding someone you know in one out of three marriages you attend. If your surname is Mathur, that probability is 100%. –You can come across Auto drivers who converse in English. If you’re lucky, maybe even some …

The madness of bureaucrats

The erstwhile “dream girl” of Tamil cinema was in trouble the other day. Seems she’d said that premartial sex was–gasp!–‘fine’ as long as the girls took the necessary precautions. And then she said–faint!–that ‘no educated man could expect his wife to be a virgin.’ And then came the backlash. An …

Whittier was right

About 50,000 people die everyday all over the world. That means about 38,607,103 people die every year. So fleeting a thing is life. Imagine all those people–all those minds that might have produced astounding things–all the things that could have been– vaccines for the diseases that cripple humankind… books that …

Review: ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ (2004)

I just love the movie-the 2004 version. I’m not usually a fan of these Broadway musicals to cinema things, but it has to be said–the movie was great. Gerard Butler was absolutely amazing as the Phantom, and Emmy Rossum was also nice as Christine. But the guy who played Raoul …

Sick as a dog

As a whole bloody kennel full, actually. I’ve got laryngitis and a cough so the doctor ordered me to give about 10 days rest to my voice. Damn, but it’s torture. There’re so many things I feel like saying but can’t. But isn’t it just like life? The moment I …