What happens when one feels isolated, out of place and confused about where one belongs-all because of something as natural as one’s language? An Indian student introspects and finds solace in his diary.
There is no justification for careless littering in public places. But not providing even the option for civic behaviour for long distances is tantamount to testing the patience of the public.
A pothole opens up about its life – one peppered with moments of luck, achievement and helplessness (and official secrets, of course)
In the midst of a tight contest, with six runs required of one ball, with the bowler firing on all cylinders, and there being no scope for error, if the batsman, cool as a cucumber, decides to put one into orbit, how do you earn the TV viewer’s ire? Easy – shout, “There’s a fielder coming underneath it, looks like it’ll go straight down his throat… but it sails past him!”
The Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan is a noble effort aimed at ridding India of all the dirt and filth often associated with it. But can India truly attain this goal?
Gandhi left behind, for generations to come, his ideals, that were to guide a country towards becoming among the biggest world players in less than a century from then. Have we really been able to follow his principles, which seem perfect in essence?