Monthly Archives: December 2012

The Politics of Immigration and Allegiance

Speaking truth to power is what Indians like Gandhji and the Sardar were good at. Taking their inspiration, when asked this past week by UK Government officials for input on British visa policy, I said, ‘there are 2.5% people of

The Politics of Immigration and Allegiance

Speaking truth to power is what Indians like Gandhji and the Sardar were good at. Taking their inspiration, when asked this past week by UK Government officials for input on British visa policy, I said, ‘there are 2.5% people of

The Debt: Getting up for School at 0350 in the morning

Who gets up for school at 0350 on a Saturday – especially after a long long week of work? Me and a load of school kids. This morning I will visit the kitchens of Akshaya Patra in Bangalore that feed

The Debt: Getting up for School at 0350 in the morning

Who gets up for school at 0350 on a Saturday – especially after a long long week of work? Me and a load of school kids. This morning I will visit the kitchens of Akshaya Patra in Bangalore that feed

A Dealmaker in Andaman and Nicobar

The role of the Dealmaker is much the same as what led explorers to these islands. In those days they searched for spices to bring through trade wealth back to their countries and please their monarch. Empires were built on

A Dealmaker in Andaman and Nicobar

The role of the Dealmaker is much the same as what led explorers to these islands. In those days they searched for spices to bring through trade wealth back to their countries and please their monarch. Empires were built on