Tag Archives: Mumbai

The Rebuild India Mission

Meanwhile, if you want to have your say, take this quiz. I’m a little worried about the mildly totalitarian tendency of some of the voting, but I suspect it’s because most of the voters are young, and the young always … Continue reading

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Unreal Tournament

I’ve been asked repeatedly whether I’m going to blog about the Bombay blasts, and I’m still in two minds about it. First of all, what could I find to say that hasn’t been said already in the outpourings of grief, … Continue reading

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And Then Silence

It’s now two whole days since the awards ceremony concluded. There has been total silence from the press, with not even a routine parroting of official press releases. As Supriyadi comments on the preceding post, so far it’s only my … Continue reading

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The Vodafone Crossword Book Award 2007

The suspense is over. Yesterday at a glittering ceremony at the Nehru Centre in Worli, Mumbai, the winners in the four categories of the Vodafone Crossword Book Award were announced. Attendance on the part of shortlistees was good, with about … Continue reading

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