“Society exists as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals”– Oscar Wilde. All abstractions of such order are both true and untrue. In the same fashion, it could also be said that people don’t exist. They are just a cluster of living cells. Therefore, “people” is only a mental concept and… Read More Log Kya Kahenge
Long time no blog! I’ll keep this one short and it’s an open question- Of late, Tamil Nadu has become a slaughterhouse or has it always been that way? People have always been very sensitive and abusive in their defense. The people who stand up for what is right are few, very few. People would… Read More Would you help a girl?
Writing in Oman isn’t easy. Bloggers and journalists have come under the radar for being aggressive but I can’t think of a better time in the history of Oman for journalists to shine. The biggest changes of our times are reflected in our newspapers. Inventions, political manifestos, freedom struggle and war and all kinds of socio-economic reforms… Read More The need for honest journalism in Oman
Times of Oman’s reported an article two days ago about an Omani lady’s denial of entry to USA for having the wrong visa. The article has stirred a lot of comments on it’s Facebook page. Times of Oman tries (poorly) to suggest that the world treats all Arabs and Muslims with suspicion. The article states… Read More Islamophobia and other Generalized hate
Within hours of Salman Khan’s 5 years sentence, his lawyer announced his brain ailment and how it could worsen if he was sent to jail. Immaterial of the legitimacy of that claim, it’s become practice today to use medical reasons to ‘get away’ from things. I’ll come back to the “get away” reference later. It… Read More Through her storm- Britney Spears and Social Stigma against Bipolar Disorder
So, peeps, facebook shares and posting pictures of candles are really nice , but it would really help if you sent some donation to people in real need. And I would really urge all of you to send some kindness along with your prayers. … Read More Help Nepal Now!
A wedding in Bangalore was called off over the ruckus the Groom’s family created beginning with Chicken Biryani. If you didn’t know, it has to be Mutton Biryani , yaar. (I know, even I am very curious to know what they did with all that wasted Biryani post the wedding call off) FYI, Biryanis are… Read More Maaplai ku Sombu Venumam (The groom wants a copper pot)