Cut it out!

Kai Po Che Starring: Raj Kumar Yadav, Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh & Amrita Puri Director: Abhishek Kapoor Producer: Disney UTV Motion Pictures Runtime: Forever…phew! Rating: ** (By Ronak Kotecha) Foreword: If the promos of this film led you to believe that it’s another ‘Rang De Basanti’ or ‘3 Idiots’ in the making, let meContinue reading “Cut it out!”

Making Christmas count

Christmas for me has always been a festival closely associated with the new year’s eve. While in school, I looked forward to the week long carnival where the young and the stylish catholics in my area would converge upon my school and the adjoining church. The carnival used to replete with music, colours, fashion shows,Continue reading “Making Christmas count”

Coronary Arterial Bypass Graft (CABG) – A stitch in time?

MY dad’s years of “good health” came crashing down 2 weeks back when an ECG report showed an inferior myocardial infarction or a mild heart attack – this was old..On Apr 30 he had a dizzy spell when I was in Pune – as it turns out, it actually was an attack – “silent” attackContinue reading “Coronary Arterial Bypass Graft (CABG) – A stitch in time?”


It’s that time of the year again when Mumbai comes alive to the beats of Navratri. Time for city’s young and restless & some not so young yet restless to grove to Gujarati folk interspersed with choicest Bollywood tracks belted out by Falguni Pathak and the others who couldn’t make it big in Bollywood. InContinue reading “GARBA GROUPISM!”

My Name is Foolish Gullible Media

It’s Saturday and life in Bombay is as normal as it can get…a day after the Shiv Sainiks once again pulled off some cheap stunts to stay in the news, SRK’s extremely mediocre and bland film My Name is Khan has managed to do great business in Bombay, rest of the country and worldwide…now weContinue reading “My Name is Foolish Gullible Media”

Misplaced patriotism

It was a typical sunday morning. But the raingods had decided to revisit Mumbai, throwing many a plans out of gear, but I decided to catch ‘Inglorious Basterds’, the latest Tarantino flick showing at a theatre near me. A 2pm show at Regal seemed most apt. So I somehow talked my relecutant bro into going with me. He wanted to watchContinue reading “Misplaced patriotism”