Movie Recommendation: Ek Hazarachi Note is a mock on some #Demonetisation rants

Ek Hazarachi Note (Marathi, meaning One Thousand Rupee Note) is a mid 2014 released movie which underlines the pain a poor, haggard villager undergoes when suddenly thrust with a Rs 1000 currency note. 82 yr old widow, Buddhi (marathi for … Continue reading Movie Recommendation: Ek Hazarachi Note is a mock on some #Demonetisation rants

Politics: PM Modi’s war on  corruption synonymous with Philippines President Duterte’s war on drugs

While on our enchanting Philippines vacation was on, my mind was constantly getting diverted by the daily local newspaper headlines. Everyday the publications carried big and bold news of President Rodrigo Duterte’s obsession with war on drugs. Du30 (as he is popularly … Continue reading Politics: PM Modi’s war on  corruption synonymous with Philippines President Duterte’s war on drugs

India: 30 funny ways black money owning rich people hit with Demonetization

PM Narendra Modi’s surgical strike on black  money by demonetization has got hoarders scurrying. Indians being ones blessed with above average brains, insensitivity and pro-activity, have chalked up various  ways to dispose Rs500/1000 notes. From dumping in river Ganga, drains, … Continue reading India: 30 funny ways black money owning rich people hit with Demonetization