Now Even God Wants Brexit

Maybe this is why, famously religious, Jacob Rees-Mogg wants Brexit? One of the viewers of my BBC Newspaper Review then … More

India and the Brexit PM

As the British Prime Minister concludes her Brexit negotiations, one wonders what it means for India and the UK. Never … More

4 May, 2016 15:10

Let me tell you the story of a British Indian grandmother. She was born in India, lived in Kenya then … More

Islam and America

As the US elections heat up and focus on a President Donald Trump to ban Muslims from entering America, Islam … More

EurUsd Goldman Sachs

I like to get my trading signals from PipsPredator. But I like to keep in mind the general longer term … More

Je Suis Kashmiri

This past weekend’s march commemorating the exodus of Hindu Kashmiri’s which I could not attend due to travel, reminded me … More

Remembrance and Privacy

Next week will be the Remembrance Sunday. The war to end all wars is still relevant in the digital era. … More

Caste – Not In My Name

There should be a thousand Hindu organisations – all fighting constantly with each other. Yes they will lack one all … More

How To Punch Paxman

Let’s say you’re on Newsnight talking about, say, caste, how do you handle Paxman and make your point. Remember always … More

15 January, 2013 13:38

Alpesh Patel’s Political Sketchbook: Leave the EU and form an Economic Union with India This forthcoming week Barak Obama will … More

Being British Indian

There gets a point where it is not just about what you can do for your country, but what your … More

My Top Three Books

I was asked for the South Asian Literary Festival to list my top 3 books: Gita – of which Einstein … More