Guarding the Family Jewels

Guarding the Family Jewels

By Dilip Bobb Picture this: a chowkidar surrounded by a posse of heavily armed commandos for his protection complete with a cavalcade of bullet...

Santa and Banta

Christmas is around the corner and it’s time for Santa to prepare his list of presents to be distributed to the needy and the...
The Best Jobs

The Best Jobs

There’s almost an entire industry built around listings that start with the word Best. Best places to work, best places to visit, best foods...

Promises, Promises

This is a time of great promise, an era of plenty, and hope for millions in the form of gifts and goodies and tools...

Objects of Desire

By Dilip Bobb With the festival and marriage season in full swing, swingers and the chilled out crowd are looking for items and accessories...

The New Dictionary

By Dilip Bobb In an age of Wikipedia and Google and Shashi Tharoor, etymology, or the study of words, would appear to be a science...

Going Crackers

It’s that time of the year when everybody goes a bit crackers, looking to add some sparkle to the Diwali celebrations. However, thanks to...

Statues of No Limitation

Above: Photo Credit PIB By Dilip Bobb There is something called a statute of limitations, which apparently does not apply to statues of icons. Now that...
Masters of Spin

Masters of Spin

~By Dilip Bobb Generally, in the Indian context, the masters of spin would be Chandra, Bedi, Prasanna, Bhajji and Kumble, to name a few. Yet,...
Preventive Measures

Preventive Measures

By Dilip Bobb Across the country, in bedrooms and boardrooms, and newsrooms turned into Noose-rooms, there is a huge churning as people learn to...

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