The Acronym Economy

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence ~By Dilip Bobb In no other country in the world is the annual budget greeted with such breathless anticipation. Economists, agriculturists,...

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...
Lead Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

There is a plan

~By Dilip Bobb   This government has a unique way of creating a feel-good atmosphere. In Chinese military schools, it is described as the art of...
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...
The New Dictionary

The New Dictionary

Above Illustration: Anthony Lawrence   By Dilip Bobb Language, they say, is a living thing, much like the Yamuna and the Ganges. That basically means that dictionaries...
Lead Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Taken for a Ride

By Dilip Bobb Amusement parks are seen as an enjoyable diversion for families and kids with their Ferris Wheels and water slides but of late,...
In and Out

In and Out

Above: Illustration: Anthony Lawrence   ~By Dilip Bobb It is generally used in the context of high society and celebrities, where status and ranking moves up and...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Soft Targets

  ~By Dilip Bobb It’s not just soldiers on the northern borders who are in the line of fire, a whole range of people have...
Karnataka political crisis

Rebels without a Pause

Above: Congress MLAs stand up his chair during the assembly session at Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru on July 19/Photo: UNI The events in Karnataka...

Jobs for the Boys

By Dilip Bobb Despite his optimism and promises to reboot and revive the economy in a freewheeling pre-Independence Day speech from the ramparts of a...

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