Monthly Archives: October 2009

A Rahman hangover

  By T S Sudhir In Hyderabad, it was a case of `ThankGod it is Saturday’ on October 24. That’s because the Shehanshah of Indian film music Allah Rakha Rahman was in town with his `Jai Ho’ concert. The newly … Continue reading

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Red in the face

By T S Sudhir A month ago, I got a call from a man who identified himself as Pradeep. “Pehchana nahin kya Sir, main Pradeep bol raha hoon,” he insisted with familiarity. I couldn’t place him. Finally he said, “Main … Continue reading

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Inside Pakistan

By Uma Sudhir  As I write this, Lahore is under attack. I was there till just two days ago as part of the Indian delegation to the first regional conference of South Asian Women in Media. The first day we … Continue reading

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Kurnool, zero

By T S Sudhir The milestone indicator on the road where I was standing said `Kurnool O (zero)’. Even that was sprayed with slushy mud that had since dried up. To me it seemed to symbolically suggest what Kurnool had … Continue reading

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Krishna’s fury

By T S Sudhir Atheists of the world, here is conclusive proof that God exists. Last month, elaborate prayers were conducted in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh to pray to the Rain God. The towns in the district were facing … Continue reading

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Present tense, future imperfect Posted by tss This is the story of just about every other flood victim in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.

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