ARCHIVE

2015
Jan
02
2014. In 10 tweets.
“1. The year began with some good, wholesome, fun-filled family entertainment - The General Election. ...”
2014
Jan
05
A Tweet & Sour Look at 2013
“I think as one grows older and older, the year gets shorter and shorter. Perhaps, ...”
2013
Dec
26
Great Expectations
“My poor blog. Have been ignoring it for years now. Basically because these days even ...”
2012
Jan
09
2011 : A Twitrospective
“Yes, yes. As we all know, that’s how we do it on Twitter. People become ...”
05
Sir Cawry Academy of Management
“Oops. I just realized that my last post here was made even earlier than Sachin ...”
2010
Dec
31
2010 : Tweet by Tweet – Part 2
“Hello again. And here’s Part 2 of MMXredux, which incidentally, has a high probability of ...”
30
2010 : Tweet by Tweet – Part 1
“What a nice time we've had in 2010 (Or MMX according to Romans). It's been ...”
Jun
22
India's got Talent
“If you follow me on Twitter or are connected with me on Facebook, you have ...”
05
Interview with Blog Adda
“The title says it all. Here's the link.”
May
27
The Alternate Press Conference of Dr. Manmohan Singh
“Yawn. What a boring press conference our PM had earlier this week. Read the transcript ...”
2009
Nov
26
PUB - The Progressive Union of Bloggers
“Voting for the Indibloggies has started and exit polls indicate that the voters are hopelessly ...”
25
YOUR TURN TO PUT
“Put what, you ask? Put vote, I say. Indibloggies, as you all know, is a highly ...”
Oct
12
The Nobel Peace Prize - Behind the Scenes
“The announcement of Obama as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize has raised a ...”
Sep
04
A Sarkari Formula 1
“Dear Dr. Mallya, I hope this missive finds you in the pink of health and the ...”
Aug
26
New Indian Nursery Rhymes - 2
“Arun Shourie's "Humpty Dumpty" outburst reminded me of some stuff I had written many months ...”
24
Happenings in Pigland
“There is unrest in Pigland. Fat pigs are quivering. Small pigs are squeaking. Medium pigs ...”
Jul
29
Modi & Modi United
“There's a politically charged atmosphere in the room. All the leading reporters of India are ...”
26
B2B - Back To Blogging
“Mein Gita ke upar haath rakh ke... Ouch! Gita tells me that she doesn't appreciate ...”
May
31
Let's Hop Da
“Dear Reader, We've been 'putting' for some time at the Blogger Bar. The ambience is familiar, ...”
14
Deconstruction of Election Symbols
“The polling action is over. And the appolling auction begins. All parties will now cook ...”
Mar
18
The Bharatiya Oscar Awards - Bhaskars
“I wonder why we folks are so happy about Slumdog Millionaire winning so many awards. ...”
Feb
10
Rationalizing Government - A Leaner, Meaner Council of Ministers
“Warning : This is a long post. But then it is an ambitious task. Manmohan Singh ...”
09
No More Tweets For You
“Dear Reader, We've been Putting for some time now. And it has been most enjoyable (at ...”
Jan
22
100-word Election Speeches - Part 3
“Link to introduction & Part 1. Link to Part 2. The elections are getting closer and ...”
08
Satyam Chairman on Trial
“It’s a big day. The courtroom is packed. With journalists, shareholders, programmers & Barkha Dutt. ...”
2008
Dec
18
New Indian Nursery Rhymes - 1
“Nursery rhymes, they say, are old legends and stories passed down orally. Well, with all ...”
11
100-word Election Speeches - Part 2
“If you haven't read Part 1, this might make no sense. You may want to ...”
05
Let's Tweet Da
“Dear Unsuspecting Reader, An insomniac from Oracle in California just visited my site. And my sitemeter ...”
03
Shivraj Patil versus Sardar Patel
“It’s late evening. Shivraj Patil is walking down a tree-lined street in Lutyens Delhi. He ...”
01
So what do we do about our government?
“Warning : This is a longish post and in contrast to my recent ones, there ...”
Nov
28
It would be funny if it weren't so scary
“1. Someone has started a group in facebook called "Say NO to terrorism." Its membership ...”
26
100-word Election Speeches - Part 1
“It’s a-polling time again. Elections are around the corner and they promise to drive us ...”
21
Salman Khan for Prime Minister
“Yeah, what’s the harm in that? MGR was cut-out to rule TN. Jayalalitha loomed large ...”
13
Manmohan calls Customer Service
“The intellectual, soon-to-be U.S. president Obama (whose visiting card, in India, would have said "O ...”
05
Ramadoss meets Devadoss
“Scene : Flower decked khota in Kolkata. Devadoss has just walked in and ordered some ...”
02
The student, the toiler, the soldier, the leader.
“I was languidly watching the test match wither away into a draw when suddenly the ...”
Oct
07
Just who is the public?
“The smoker is not public. He's a disease-spewing addict who needs to be banished to ...”
Put Share Da