Let’s not celebrate the celebrities!!

I recently read on the Guardian that ex employees of the hit talk show “Ellen” have come forward with allegations of toxic culture at the work place which lead to sexual misconduct, racist attitudes and differential treatment. This revelation looked like a leaked script of…

Long live the “Lalaji” and his advisor!!

Indian businesses are run by promoters and their business style is notoriously called “Lala” style reminiscing the legendary market phenomena of an Indian trader, often called “Lala”, by his employees and his customers, who would typically sit on a cushion, have a fat…

Racism, Nepotism and Elitism might be dying..

Or they might not be and it is just an illusion but it does feel nice to believe so (Living in my own crystal ball!). But there must be some end to the various movements around the world against racism. Why is Hindustan…

I lived in the times of “Great Polarization”

The current affairs is filled with anti racism protests in the western world and somehow even in India, people are getting deeply affected by a recent tragedy. An American (the American society still categorises it’s population as Whites, African American, Asian etc…

Gulaabo Sitaabo and why it made me sad

I watched Gulaabo Sitaabo today and honestly it wasn’t a good movie. I think the fad of slow brewing movies/shows has become a rage hence more and more directors are using it for storytelling but most Indian directors are struggling with it…

Can HDFC Bank share bounce back post the recent slump of more than 30%

One of the most successful business stories, that will be written down in India’s corporate history books, is of this giant called “HDFC Bank”. It is the most successful and the biggest private sector bank in…

Better Call Saul v/s Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad is one of the most watched and highly rated television series of recent times (maybe one of the top 5 series of all times, I don’t have the verified data points). For a variety of reasons, people loved this story of an…

Hidden

H: So you think he is lying?

S: Do you think she is lying?

H: How would I know? Till now there has been limited evidence to suggest otherwise

S: But why would she? What does she have to gain?

H: Motivation could be anything. Money, insult, troubled past…

Maybe all we need is a simple life

Recently saw a web series named “Panchayat”. It was about a young man taking up a village administrator job and struggling to adapt to the ways of life there. It reflected on the myths and misfortunes that surrounded the habitat in a…

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