Life and Trivia

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

Debt

Debt that I tookFrom parentsfor happy early years, In school,At work,And elsewhere from peers, Also from...

New Adventure of Indian Science – A Foray into History and...

"I have read every word of the Vedas, the Upanishads, ancient epics and other Aryan literature." These words are...

2014: It’s Comedy, through the Whole Year

A year passed by seeing frolics that played in all its grandeur. The year 2014 started at a juncture when world looked...

Conversion Is Not Bad, Coercion Is.

Recently, a group of self-proclaimed leaders of Hinduism claimed to have converted a few poor Muslim families. It was not very far...

2014 Peshawar School Attack: A Barbaric Act by Lunatic Butchers

Killing children does not make anybody brave; so those were coward terrorists who did the gruesome mass murders at the Army Public...

Zipping Past 2013 – As I see It

History never moves bare. The story gets draped with swaths of bloody aspirations, hapless hardships, and coloured idealisms that keep all of...

Dealing with the Smallest Prime Number

Once a boy wanted to steal lemons from a lady's garden when she was away on a holiday. The garden was being...

The God of Cricket Retires: A Tribute to Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar

While religions dominated our discourse on God for centuries, our indulgence with the word 'god' has spilled over to other dimensions of...

Bizarre Data versus Big Data – A Normative Shift

We can now store and use information of large sizes in our daily life, at home or work, from text documents to...

Heads Count, My Little Miss Kerala, from Our Streets to Borders!

My little Miss Kerala can now shift from the Great Escarpment of India, the Western Ghats, to my tiny homely aquarium. Whether...