Category Musings

People sitting on a bench on the Bombay High Court premises

Legislation by interpretation

If everyone is accountable to the court, who is the court accountable to?

Still from the movie Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, showing Padma and Parvati Patil

J K Rowling and the facade of goodness

It’d be great if the celebrated author tried some humble pie

Indian Rupee de-monetisation rush in Kollam, India.

Who pays the banks?

When the banks get rich, who’s getting poorer?

Board that says "No Whites Allowed"

Let them discriminate!

Would a society where people are free to even discriminate, be a free-er society?

Bereft and beleft

To whom will the sub-altern speak?

In absentia

When anxiety attacks

The meat of a cow and the blood of an innocent

Democratic pogroms

With great power to mock, comes great responsibility

How we are mocking oppressed people and expecting to get away with it

Fair play

How not to play the game

3 monkeys


Let’s talk about stuff we ain’t supposed to talk about.

"As you grow older, you realize how recklessly you've been squandering the most precious of commodities - time." - @sriramnrn on twitter


Why I can’t enjoy repetition.

This is an old photo. I have stubble now to go with those ears.

The inescapable vortex of listlessness

Writing my way out of a rut.

Prohibition Vs Regulation

How much can we regulate? Where should we prohibit?


Another one bites the dust.

Sex and the vulnerability

Why are we horny when we’re vulnerable?


Just another post about the new year. Ho hum!

Infinite memories

Brain vs Mind.

Grumpy people are made

An analysis of grumpiness through Hayao Miyazaki’s ‘Spirited Away’


An Urdu word that made me think, re-think and overthink.

Protected: The Moderate Muslim

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Protected: Faith

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The Death of a Giant

Christopher Hitchens, Steve Jobs and Ajita Kamal die. The world is suddenly such a bleak place.