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I have been suffering from various auto immune disorders for many years.The trouble with auto immune disorders is that apart from the pain and suffering of the disease the treatments themselves cause more suffering. One wonders whether to get treated or just let th...
The man who says, 'I allow my wife/ daughter/ daughter in law to work/study/shop/play/dance/sing/wear what she wants/go where she wants to go etc' is more dangerous than the man who says 'I don't allow'. In the case of the latter we know what we are getting into an...
 पोस्ट लेवल : The benevolent master
Ah, the great Nor Way! A way of bringing up children that appears neither to help the children nor the parents, yet, it is the way, the Nor Way! It plucks children from a mother’s breast and a kindergarten they run probably all to spot that child with the slightest...
 पोस्ट लेवल : Child Welfare Services in Norway Norway
Churidar PajamasMy elder daughter, hence forth referred to as Eldau, bought some lovely babyish kurtas, so cute that I would have gladly traded my hard earned silver on my head for the coal on any ones head and the mounds of gradually accumulated fat for a flat as...
 पोस्ट लेवल : churidars Blah blah
In the last few years there has been a systemic attempt to hijack religion, culture and nationality in the name of ancient values in many parts of the world. It has happened in our neighbouring countries and frequently in our own country. Somehow, fortunately in In...
Being a woman is not easy. Being a working woman appears to be tough. Being a working woman who is in the public eye appears to be tougher. Rachida Dati, the French minister of justice is a brand new mother. There is nothing unusual about it. She is 43. That too is...
 पोस्ट लेवल : Women Rachida Dati
Here is the latest nursery rhyme from Hyderabad,India.Raju RajuYes papa.Cheating the shareholders?No papa.Telling lies?No papa.Open the company's balance sheet.Ha ha ha !Mired MiragePS: Inspired by the latest corporate fraud.Mired Mirage
 पोस्ट लेवल : nursery rhyme of corporate fraud
We Indians are not new to terror attacks. It has become a part of our life. True, the terrorist has the choice of choosing its target. The police and the intelligence agencies have a tough job on their hands, especially when our own countrymen and women have joined...
The Meandering RoadThere is this beautiful roadA broken down, beaten down roadA road so narrow that two oxcartsOr two cars cannot pass it together.When two cars approach each otherFrom opposite sides, it’s like a friendlyBattle of wits, of who would back offAt leas...
 पोस्ट लेवल : Poem