My monthly visit to the salon plays out like a typical saas-bahu TV saga. The pedicurist takes one look at my feet and starts weeping. With sad strains of violin playing in the background, she looks up at me with sorrowful eyes and croaks, “Yeh kyaa haal banaya hai? What have you done to yourself?” […]Read more "The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty…."
If you have to try to be cool, you will never be cool. If you have to try to be happy, then you will never be happy. Maybe the problem these days is people are just trying too hard. Maybe that’s what’s creating this entire facade of “looking”happy. Happiness, like other emotions, is not something […]Read more "The Happiness Conundrum"
Apart from the anticipation of another currency denomination going kaput in India this year, (no offence, Mitron!!) the one thing that has created enough buzz in the global markets is the sudden rise of the first ever crypto currency – Bitcoin. Since a lot of people are still unclear about this virtual currency, lets break down the myths and dynamics of this crypto currency step-by-step.Read more "The Bitcoin Entanglement"
As a woman who’s confident in what she wants, I’ve been told I’m difficult more times than I can count. From a male friend joking that I’m never going to find someone since a man’s ego is the most delicate thing in the world, to a corporate client telling me I’m hard to please for […]Read more "How Difficult is it to actually “Be Difficult?”"
With the pressure of elections surging and people wondering “Kaha Gaye achhe din”, it is unlikely that the government would want to tinker with the GST structure and introduce any slab higher than 28 percent, but if it decides to bring it under the gambit of GST, it will be at a huge cost. After […]Read more "Bringing fuel under GST: Govt on the horns of a dilemma"
Modern relationships aren’t like those from a generation or two ago. It is a lot more tenuous and people in them seem to end them at a moment’s notice. At the first sign of problems, either or both parties involved seem all too willing to end the relationship. It seems like we are all quick […]Read more "Before Sunset…."
Women’s Day has come and gone and the flags unfurled in our honour have been put back in their boxes. All the Spas and Free Makeover sessions been done and dusted with, I feel we need a few technological aids at our disposal to retain the sanity of this “Once-A-Year-Frenzy”. All you Elon Musks and […]Read more "6 Gadgets Women Need…. ASAP!!!!"