Monthly Archives: February 2010

This Morning's Times of India

I know that print ads are placed well in advance, and are difficult to pull at short notice, but this morning this is what we see on the last page of Calcutta Times. And check out the fine print. Seriously, … Continue reading

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This Morning’s Times of India

I know that print ads are placed well in advance, and are difficult to pull at short notice, but this morning this is what we see on the last page of Calcutta Times. And check out the fine print. Seriously, … Continue reading

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The Second Open Letter to Shahrukh Khan

Reposting this here. RBC Dear Shahrukh Let us (Conscience of Calcutta) thank you for ‘putting on hold’ the relationship of Knight Riders with Lux Industries. The speed with which your management responded has reinforced our conviction that the team’s owners … Continue reading

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Rooftop Meeting for Rizwanur on Monday

You will remember the campaign in front of St Xavier’s two years ago. It seems to have had lasting effects, belying the cynics, because as you’ve been hearing on the news, we’ve got Kolkata Knight Riders to carry out a … Continue reading

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China Mieville Coming to JU

China Mieville is one of the most exciting fantasy novelists working in English today. I’ve just managed to get my hands of one of his books, Perdido Street Station. At first I found his style difficult and slow to read … Continue reading

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Rizwan Khan Hasn't Done His Homework

Is the first name of Shah Rukh Khan’s character in My Name is Khan an accident? Shah Rukh is the last person you would accuse of living down a hole in this country, so it’s unlikely that he was ignorant … Continue reading

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Rizwan Khan Hasn’t Done His Homework

Is the first name of Shah Rukh Khan’s character in My Name is Khan an accident? Shah Rukh is the last person you would accuse of living down a hole in this country, so it’s unlikely that he was ignorant … Continue reading

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