June 2011 | Asitav Sen

Month: June 2011

Kharcha Paani

“Kuchh Kharcha Paani ke liye nahi dijiyega saahab?”. I guess, it’s a very common word in our day to day life. While Anna Hazare, Baba Ramdev and a quite important chunk of the population are fighting and shouting against corruption, the thought of writing this article came to my mind. Sometimes, I feel that corruption […]

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Lokpal or Jokepal? What will it be?

Last few months would be remembered for hunger strikes. First, there was Anna Hazare’s fast against corruption which seemed to be supported by people belonging to every age group- small children and the elderly alike, every profession and every strata of the society. This was followed by Baba Ramdev’s heroic dealings (pun intended) with the […]

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यह सफ़र

One of the timeless classic and one of my favourite from the movie, 1942 A Love Story. Singer Shivaji Chattopaddhay, Composer Rahul Dev Burman and Lyricist Javed Akhter. dil naa ummid to nahi, naakaam hi to hai, lambi hai gam ki shaam, magar shaam hi to hai. ye safar bahut hai kathin magar nA udaas […]

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