Destroying binary perspectives of complex, nuanced problems, always incurs nasty reactions, thanks to requiring people to think more than they would like. Well, here’s one such binary slayer. If guns don’t kill…




A most peculiar compass round This morning in the snow I found, Ordain’d as such the night before By winds that shook the cottage door. A maple leaf with stem engrain’d Enough…


Let’s take a ride outside the taxi this week, passengers. After all, a cabbie gets a day off once in a while, to be entirely spent tying up loose ends. You see,…







June 20, 2016 Jharkhand, a state carved out of Bihar in November 2000, has clearly emerged as the hotbed of “witch- hunting” in India. The National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) records maintain…