GST for Dummies

Above: Illustration Anthony Lawrence   ~By Dilip Bobb   GST has now overtaken Duckworth Lewis in the list of things one cannot understand. Reading the myriad articles by...
Lead Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

The Indian Identity

~By Dilip Bobb   Nowadays the focus is on Aadhaar cards and marrying them with Pan Cards and then mating them with your Sim Card but...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

The Cons and the Pros

  ~By Dilip Bobb When Nobel laureate Amartya Sen titled his book “The Argumentative Indian”, he was stating the obvious. We Indians love to argue,...
Lead Illustration: UdayShankar

The Best Acting Awards

  ~By Dilip Bobb It’s the season for cinematic awards, in Hollywood where we saw Priyanka Chopra in a low-cut gown at the aptly named Golden...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Ministry for Happiness

   ~Dilip Bobb The idea is not borrowed from Arundhati Roy’s book—she is up there with Dawood and Hafeez on the NDA’s list of public enemies—but...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Conscious Coupling

~By Dilip Bobb The phrase has been trending ever since Hollywood star Gwyneth Paltrow used a version of it to announce her separation from pop...
Lead Illustration: UdayShankar

The New Currency

  By Dilip Bobb With one stroke of his Mont Blanc pen, the prime minister has welcomed us to a new India. God created the perfect...
Lead Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

The Herd Mentality

  ~By Dilip Bobb   Sacred Cow used to be an idiom, now it’s a uidai, following the centre’s report to the Supreme Court suggesting that each...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

The Teachings of Guru-Cool

  By Dilip Bobb The traditional Gurukul is seen as being past its sell by date. It’s now Guru-Cool that’s in fashion, where religious teachings...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Fireworks over Diwali

  ~By Dilip Bobb Only in India can this happen. We have been witness to a display of fireworks even before the festival kicks off....

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