Beauty & the Beast and the gay subplot (Sarcastic Review)


The Disney film studio has been known for its children oriented movies. That is inclusive of its ability to hide childhood fairy tales within the conundrum of adult action. Easily perceived with its latest live-action remake of “the Beauty and the Beast”. A movie and story that actually tests the patience of its makers and… Read More Beauty & the Beast and the gay subplot (Sarcastic Review)

The Failure of Demonetisation and The Haunting Voodoo Interventions


Demonetisation per se, as per recent economic statistics, has turned out to be a regressive step. As most of the observers seem to agree, it was a failure in relative to the costs it imposed on the country and its people. The whataboutery of the government as to what this regressive step might manage to… Read More The Failure of Demonetisation and The Haunting Voodoo Interventions

What Led India and Japan Closer to Cooperate Under the Current Asian Political Scenario?


Two decades ago Japan was in open condemnation of Indian nuclear programme which was inclusive of its desire for a collective international economic imposition on India. Howsoever, today the world saw India and Japan cooperating to facilitate the establishment of a high speed bullet train line between Mumbai to Ahmedabad, the foundation of which has… Read More What Led India and Japan Closer to Cooperate Under the Current Asian Political Scenario?

The day laddoo fought off bullies


As a child you don’t have the emotional intelligence to understand why your parents or elders are always crabby, why you are endlessly teased or bullied, and why you shouldn’t show sadness because it makes you weak. You feel the emotions these situations produce, not the real reasoning behind them. The world scared ‘Laddoo’ as a child because he couldn’t see it for what it really was. Albeit, he only felt what he suffered not how it could be treated. He could have retracted to his own self- hadn’t it been for the above incident.

After all, life, lessons and learning come when you least expect.… Read More The day laddoo fought off bullies

The other side of positive thinking


You are born wise. Despite not knowing all the answers, you don’t talk or argue back. Thereafter you grow older and impregnate yourself with negative thoughts. Thoughts full of “I can’t(s)”, resultant blocking your own good, frustrating and limiting yourself. When you block your thoughts with negative(s), you end up creating obstacles, impediments and delays… Read More The other side of positive thinking