Tag: Social trends

FOOD, Opinions

The Banana Graph, Differential pricing and the Indian Budget 2019

The Great Indian Budget On 1st February, Mr. Jaitly is going to present the Union Budget. Many are predicting that this will be his last. That, of course, needs to be seen but currently, Hubby Dear and his cronies have already started discussing what changes the new budget will bring. Will it bring grief or …

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Opinions

A Year of Firsts #The Itinerant Blogger

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A lot of firsts on a political and personal note too

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

Where is the bride ? #MondayMusings

Life completes a full circle . I’ve now reached a stage where I attend more weddings than dinner parties. This time round it’s not my contemporaries who are getting married but their children . It’s fun seeing these once-upon-a-time toddlers walk down the aisle as it were and go round and round the holy fire. …

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Opinions, Uncategorized

The shocking revelations of #MeToo

Responding to #MeToo Ever since the Harry Weinstein scandal broke news, I’ve been thinking about this creep. Obviously many people have been thinking about it because it sparked off #MeToo a social media campaign inviting people who have experienced sexual harassment/abuse at the work place to be vocal about it. Over the past few days, …

Uncategorized

Crime & Punishment – Would harsher laws prevent rape?

English: brightly-coloured sprinkles. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Five days ago a young woman was gang-raped in a Delhi bus. This was not only a sad event but also a deplorable event. It has changed the life of several people – the girl, her family, the boy who was with her and his family, their friends, the …