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Jaatland mum

Stop managing what your boy eats, drinks and marries My mother-in-law raised my husband with the intent to make all of his most important life decisions. It’s not her fault. She

Losing his humour

Did Aamir get preachy before or after posing naked with a needlessly large radio shielding his boyhood? A few weeks ago our homegrown puritans got their squeaky clean undies all

Crazy, stupid, comedy

Feeling the pressure be funny at all times, in the shower, on stage, at the dentist’s I have spent the last two weekends immersed in the madness that has been


When Freida Pinto, Aishwarya Rai and Jane Fonda shade into each other I still can’t wrap my head around the fact that the internet knows who i am. The moment

Hostel girls

They have an 8pm curfew, hostel boys enjoy unchained nights  In 1990 i was a college student in Bombay, enrolled at Sophia College for Women and living in the hostel

She’s Amal Clooney

Even though George Alamuddin would have had a nicer ring to it So Amal Alamuddin changed her name to Amal Clooney. I thought that Handsome George, smitten as he was

Turkish Delight.

It is always amazing to me when a Head of State speaks ignorantly and in this regard the Turkish President seems to have gone above and beyond the call of

Little ogres

Extendable limbs, bullhorn voices and all, kids aren’t my least favourite co-passengers It is an unhappy truth that nobody likes seeing children at airports. I thought it was just us