In the beginning of 2016, I found myself in debt again. It was a suffocating feeling because small debts had grown large. It had not grown large enough to warrant selling anything to stay afloat but I knew it could get there. I was looking for a way out of debt and was searching onlineContinue reading “Dave Ramsey and his Baby Steps”
The finale of Jeffrey Archer’s Clifton Chronicles came out in the first few days of November and I finished it in four days flat. Then I went on to my next book, Retire Inspired and totally forgot to review the book here. I got an SMS from Crossword yesterday that Archer was visiting the KempsContinue reading “This Was A Man”
On November 8, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on national television, the Government’s decision to scrap old 500 and 1000 Indian currency notes. He declared that while these would be accepted at hospitals, petrol pumps and a few select places, they would cease to be legal tender from that midnight on. The following isContinue reading “View from the Frontline”
Yesterday, the Indian Prime Minister announced that the ₹500 and ₹1000 notes will no longer be legal tender from midnight of November 8-9. The reporting in the media and forwards on social media (especially WhatsApp) created a panic situation at Bank ATMs and several retail outlets. Since I’m on the cash counter I’ve been tryingContinue reading “Currency Notes”
Aanandam is a coming-of-age movie looking at the various issues faced by the protagonists on a four day industrial visit. After watching Pulimurugan we dropped off our aunt, uncle and grandmother at their home and left to Kurla to watch Aanandam. The movie with a new star cast was watched with several flashbacks in myContinue reading “Aanandam (2016)”
Pulimurugan is an action film starring Mohanlal and Kamalinee Mukherjee. It’s been a long while since we went for a movie. We only had a wedding reception chalked in to attend in the evening and so had booked to watch Aanandam in the evening. When my aunt called to ask if we could catch PulimuruganContinue reading “Pulimurugan (2016)”
Gurcharan Das writes on the role of Dharma for individuals and for a competitive free market economy.