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Ivanka’s India Trip and America’s New Start Up Visa
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Ivanka’s India Trip and America’s New Start Up Visa

Tuesday, December 05, 2017 @ 07:59 PM
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What do Ivanka’s India trip and America’s new start up visa have in common? The result of both was the same – unexpected. From the new to be Princess of the Royal corridors of Great Britain, to the existing Princess of America – the world saw plenty of dramatic feminist oriented narratives across the news […]

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Black Friday brought a special surprise for Shopify founder Tobias Lutke, as he was named Canada’s latest billionaire! While Jeff Bezos of Amazon became the first billionaire to hit the $100 Billion mark after Microsoft’s Bill Gates achieved a similar feat way back in 1999; Lutke reached a net worth of $1.1 Billion thanks to the […]

Why the World Needs a Royal Wedding
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Why the World Needs a Royal Wedding

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 @ 12:48 AM
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In a world where America has turned into one fist pumping, logic upsetting reality show, with the rest of the world and ISIS watching on, there is a pressing need for a happily ever after. A royal wedding was the one thing we all needed – and that is exactly what we are getting. We needed […]

I Married a Rajput – And I was no Padmavati
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I Married a Rajput – And I was no Padmavati

Monday, November 27, 2017 @ 10:21 PM
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Nothing spells Rajput like honour with a capital H. Ask a Rajput man his blood group and he will confidently say H Positive. No, this is not the Padmavati in me talking, although heaven knows there are days when I would love to jump into a fire rather than face the bottomless madness of marriage […]

Cancer and Karma – The New Diagnosis
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Cancer and Karma – The New Diagnosis

Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 11:35 PM
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Wow. Like, just wow. Cancer and Karma have emerged as the most unlikely bed fellows in a new burning controversy put into place by none other than a Health Minister of our country. The Assamese Health Minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma, recently made a statement where he proclaimed the following: “If you observe the background, you […]

Is there a Cure for Delhi?
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Is there a Cure for Delhi?

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 06:08 PM
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The smog in Delhi has been in the news lately and has even gained a whole new identity of its own. Like the lead character of a rather gory movie, its PM2.5 status has been bandied about while news item after news item has dwelled on the sheer audacity of this smog to rise beyond […]

Have we Regressed as a Nation? No!
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Have we Regressed as a Nation? No!

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 10:56 AM
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The recent furore over the Padmavati movie escalated to celebrity heights when the lady essaying the lead role condemned us all to a gloomy and doomed fate – we have regressed as a nation, she said. Well, ahem, no we have not. While there are a number of problems that plague us, what we necessarily […]

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Yesterday, the news was awash with the newly launched Hijab wearing Barbie. My soon to turn 8 daughter who is at the edge of her Barbie playing years, asked me about it. I showed a few pictures of Olympian fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. Not only did this lady compete in the Rio Olympics, but she also […]

Me Too – A Sad truth
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Me Too – A Sad truth

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 @ 01:40 PM
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Me too. Trending hashtags may come and go, but there are a few that stay on and rally for a whole new wave of social evolution. Which is exactly what the Me Too hashtag is trying to do. The hashtag is more of a movement which is getting added to thousands (if not millions), of […]

Padmavati Trailer Drops – As Do Many Heartbeats
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Padmavati Trailer Drops – As Do Many Heartbeats

Friday, October 13, 2017 @ 12:20 PM
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The Padmavati trailer is out and here is my very first thought – it should be illegal for something / someone to look this good! Whether it is the opulent sets with the right fit in terms of earthy elements, or the sheer good looks of Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmavati – the good looks […]