As a young one, I never understood this grown-up business of troubled sleep.
In 2005, shooting for Q2P, a film on toilets, I asked a group of men what will happen if women pee on the road just like men? They giggled
Like many who work in films, I often get emails or messages from aspiring actors
As a middle-class kid, I received that lecture surely familiar to many readers: look, we can't afford to give you fancy stuff, but we can give you a good education. Use it well (yaniki fail mat hona)
A venerable newspaper down south has been having diverse plagiarism woes. First it was gynaecology then it was Veerapan Moily
Back in the early 1990s, a time before cell phones, and in my case a time of economic precariousness, auto rides were a spa-style getaway of sorts
If you haven’t heard of the Women on 100 campaign, I’m telling you about it now. It’s a campaign to include a woman on the 100 rupee note...
What happens when you keep second-guessing? You usually guess wrong. Ask Sonam Kapoor. Sonam Kapoor is a style icon
People are always saying it’s about location, location, location
What does this it mean that Salman Khan has a golden heart? People brought it up in 2002 when his drunk driving killed people
Among the many important days last week — May Day, Maharashtra Day— there was also, International Dance Day
I had the same tense discussion with two close friends in the same week
On April 18, 2010 I wrote my first-ever column of Paronormal Activity. I had great doubts about producing a weekly column
It’s that time of the month. Time to do one or all of these things: Sign the petition on net neutrality for India...
The word of the week, was, for better or for worse, choice
Rishi Kapoor was my first movie star crush, the first poster inside my cupboard. There was something light and fun about Rishi Kapoor on screen
If the dead can hear the living talk about them, I wonder what they’re thinking. You may have noticed how people often speak of the deceased as if they shared a very personal relationship
The Karnataka government issued an intriguing order earlier this month
Here’s a sheepish story. After college I really wanted my own place, for two reasons
Trees are beautiful.