India that is Bharat

Above: Image by Pexels from Pixabay By Dilip Bobb When Congress leader and India’s acknowledged ace wordsmith Shashi Tharoor made his now famous remark about...
My Jungle Book

My Jungle Book

By Dilip Bobb On August 12, Discovery channel will air a special episode of their popular extreme adventure show Man vs Wild featuring the...
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...
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

The Cup That Cheers

Whether India can bring back the 2019 World Cup depends on the weather, but even so, the excitement it generates is best explained by...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Election Issues

  ~By Dilip Bobb Fractured verdicts are bad for democracy, as we are seeing in Karnataka which is becoming more natak than kar. Ideologically committed governors,...
See you in Court

See you in Court

The huge backlog of pending cases in courts is, at one level, a result of the urge among humans the world over to survive...
Missing Man Formation

Missing Man Formation

A big deal was made about the air force chief taking to the skies in a Mig-21 and taking part in the Missing Man...
Satire: Some Favourite Yoga Poses in Indian Politics

Yoga Hoga

~By Dilip Bobb We are being led to believe that yoga is India’s greatest contribution to global wellness and will usher in international peace and...
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...
Lead Illustration: UdayShankar

No Money, No Cry

A poem on demonetization (with apologies to the late Bob Marley)  By Dilip Bobb I remember a time when spending habits reached new heights, Splurging on...

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