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Chronicling My Journey
Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:07,

I do not believe in numerology, but it is strange that the dates coincided just so in my life

High Spirits & High Rewards
Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:55,

I was born and raised in the UK and lived in Richmond, London. Before moving to India, I worked in the media industry in the UK, with top media companies such as Viacom, Vivendi Universal, News Corporation, etc

Youth: A Number or An Attitude?
Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:54,

Youth has no age - I happened to come across this brilliant quote by famous artist Pablo Picasso one day

Finding Myself
Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:00,

June 24, 2014 was looking like just another day until I received an e-mail titled ‘Congrats’ from Ramesh Narayan of the Advertising Standards Council of India. The sender name and subjectline said enough, but I didn’t want to react too soon

Stories we Tell
Mon, 10/27/2014 - 11:01,

Around this time last year, I was selected as one of 10 film-makers from Asia for the Viewfinder Asia workshop, organized by Al Jazeera English in collaboration with Asian Network of Documentary in Busan

Cooking with Allerhande
Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:14,

When it comes to food, the Dutch and Indians are not very different. Both countries have a rich agricultural history that translates into a wide variety of culinary delights on the dinner table

Shaping The New Bollywood
Mon, 10/13/2014 - 11:06,

From fending off a dozen goons, to crooning to the beloved, to playing the slapstick fool, the Indian film hero always played the positive, righteous and exclusively triumphant role until the late 90s

Why Led Zeppelin is the Greatest Band Ever
Mon, 10/06/2014 - 10:56,

On the stage are long-haired men powering through songs and chords, their eyes shining with madness as the arc lights switch colours, blinding now and mellow then

Growing up, Digitally!
Mon, 09/29/2014 - 10:49,

The digital age and the rise of technology have often left me wondering about children growing up today, as compared to how I grew up

Remembering Robin Williams
Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:55,

The film fraternity has lost some wonderful talents in the last few months. The hilarious Joan Rivers passed away last week, and the incomparable Lauren Bacall a few weeks ago, but for me the biggest loss was the demise of the unbelievably talented Robin Williams

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