Of glowing underarms and aphrodisiacal deodorents

2017-11-11T00:38:41+05:30 Tags: , , , , , , , |

In the last few months, most of us have been horrified and flummoxed by certain advertisements on television about how womankind should strive for fairer underarms and vagina to attract more men or to rejuvenate a sagging relationship. Some of these adverts found their way into various cartoon channels as well, although how they bamboozled

I can see them

2017-11-11T00:38:42+05:30 Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I belong to the generation who, while growing up, treated the word internet as something divinely unattainable. It was like a spaceship from another planet which crash-landed on Earth - exclusive and quarantined. I remember, while doing my Masters, someone pointed a guy to me in college and whispered in my ears that he had an

How to shop with a lady and stay sane

2017-11-11T00:38:51+05:30 Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Some things are more complex than the relationship between powerful and power-hungry nations, more mind-boggling than unravelling the secrets of the Universe and more insane than the fabric of our societies. If you have ever gone shopping with a lady, you will understand my point - that nothing can be more intricate than accompanying a

Cliffs, Ships and Spotlights

2017-11-11T00:38:51+05:30 Tags: , , , , , , |

Going to Manchester was a high. I had always wanted to smell the soil of another country, take a lung-full of alien air. It was a whole new world. Different. Exciting. Scary. I learnt to say thank you, even to the bus drivers. I saw roads filled with flower petals in autumn. I saw endless