DORI

All characters in this story are imaginary and bear no resemblance to anyone dead or alive. All incidents except historic incidents are fictitious. Names of places are actual but are only incidental to the story and not purported to convey specificity of places, police station etc……… Chewing the end of the pencil, he used to sit on a rock under the pine trees, and try to write poems and his […]

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ARMY CHIEF’S AGE – THE OTHER ISSUES

Herman Wouk remarked in Caine Mutiny, “Wasted years are as painful in the beginning, as in the old age; only, in the end it becomes more obvious.” Likewise, when General VK¬†Singh joined the Indian Army some four decades back, he would have never thought that the question of his becoming younger or older by a year would become the subject of an urgent debate in a nation forever starved of […]

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PUNJABIS – THE WAY WE ARE

 Punjabis hain bahut great, Ek beer ka de do inko crate, Phir dekho kaise hota hai, Inka ego inflate. Pic courtesy: jokesprank.com Punjabis are really great, They have free love and hate, Jab vada vo karte hain, To nibhaate hain at any rate. Punjabis are really great, BA, MA aur matriculate, No beating around the bush please, Come to the point straight. Punjabis are really great, Matters nahin karte complicate, […]

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NO IFS AND BUTTS – BOTTOMS ARE IMPORTANT

The first blog post of the year 2012 for me should be making me look ahead. However, in this post, I am looking behind or rather looking at behinds; or, as the Indians call it – at the back sides. And all this is because of an end-of-the-year snippet in the newspaper that a certain Natalie Thomas has insured her bottom for a huge amount. The reason? She is paid […]

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