Blog

What am I talking about? I speak about the disintegration of the Great Imperial Power into a multi-polar world in the span of just a century, musical zing of bathroom singers to the ultimate composers Shankar Jaikishan, pulling the tail of a tiger from its back to capturing an asteroid into a bag, Zeno's paradox to Cantor's explanation of infinity, and of course, anything beyond. - AKR

Brexit – Beyond Britain and the Whole of Europe

The democratic and independent-minded British decided to honour their own currency, own trade, and above all, their own border. In fact, 23 June 2016...

An Intangible, Yet Hardened, Pact

“How could a bunch of tribal people decide what was good for them?” A co-passenger remarked during our discussion in a flight. The context...

2015: The Year of Tussle between Confusion and Aspirations

The year 2015 went like a period of tussle between confusion and aspirations. Be it in India, or in western countries, or even in...

The Story of the Digital Cloud – Cloud Computing

A plum of happiness spreads over the face of an Information Technology consultant when an inquisitive customer inquires about the cloud computing. A sense...

Fighting Culpability with Reason

“Can you deny your culpability?” was the question that a TV anchor asked the gentleman. I shall definitely face hardship if you ask me...

Nabakalebar – In the Land Where God Also Dies

The monsoon this year brought both death of several Gods and also their rebirth. On the east coast of India, the entire event played...

Things Can Fail! Demigod to Demo God

I was in a conference on Cloud Computing – everybody is talking about this computing model these days. As the conference was organised by...

Doing Data Science: Connecting Small Dots in Large Number

I was attending a conference on data science earlier today, and thought that it will be relevant to write on this topic. It’s a...

Odd and Even: Is It a Plan or a Ploy?

I was speaking to my colleague in New Delhi. “I don’t know why these people create a chaos?” He was impatient. “You need to...

Begaani Shaadi Mein Abdulla Diwaana

The rustic charm was evident beyond the window. The music of Shankar Jaikishan was carving tender chords in heart and mind. It was certainly...

Selected Articles

Annual Reviews