Exiled in Ratnagiri: King Thibaw

I had never read Amitav Ghosh before I read “Glass Palace”. Reading in my late grandfather’s aamrai (mango orchard) in Vaghotan, I was transported to the mid-nineteenth century Mandalay

Exiled in Ratnagiri: King Thibaw

I had never read Amitav Ghosh before I read “Glass Palace”. Reading in my late grandfather’s aamrai (mango orchard) in Vaghotan, I was transported to the mid-nineteenth century Mandalay

Whats the Real deal? Part-2

In Part-1, we looked at how Fergie is addressing the problem of United’s porous midfield. In Part-2, we look at the roles of Rooney, Kagawa and RVP

Whats the Real deal? Part-2

In Part-1, we looked at how Fergie is addressing the problem of United’s porous midfield. In Part-2, we look at the roles of Rooney, Kagawa and RVP

Whats the Real deal? Part-1

So United will play Real Madrid in Champions League last 16 on February 13th. The glamour tie brings together the two most popular teams in the world, two famous managers and brings Ronaldo back to his old stomping grounds

Whats the Real deal? Part-1

So United will play Real Madrid in Champions League last 16 on February 13th. The glamour tie brings together the two most popular teams in the world, two famous managers and brings Ronaldo back to his old stomping grounds

The Marriage Market, Shanghai

One Sunday afternoon, I took the bullet train from Tianjin to Shanghai for a friend’s birthday. Five hours of travelling in comfort at speeds of 300 km/hr later, I arrived in Shanghai. I took the metro to People’s Square

The Marriage Market, Shanghai

One Sunday afternoon, I took the bullet train from Tianjin to Shanghai for a friend’s birthday. Five hours of travelling in comfort at speeds of 300 km/hr later, I arrived in Shanghai. I took the metro to People’s Square

Beijing Guoan FC

For all my passion for football and Manchester United in particular, its quite embarrassing that I have only been to three professional football games ever. The first was Pune FC versus Mumbai FC in 2007 and the second was the Manchester derby

Beijing Guoan FC

For all my passion for football and Manchester United in particular, its quite embarrassing that I have only been to three professional football games ever. The first was Pune FC versus Mumbai FC in 2007 and the second was the Manchester derby

Review: RidePost

Anybody who has been to the US will know this- getting around is tough. RidePost wants to change that.

Review: RidePost

Anybody who has been to the US will know this- getting around is tough. RidePost wants to change that.

Great Wall: Mutiantyu, Huaguoshan

Most people have the Great Wall on their travel wish-list. Having lived in Beijing for a year, I’ve been to The Wall five times. Each time, I’ve been struck by the sheer scale of the 8000 km edifice.

Great Wall: Mutiantyu, Huaguoshan

Most people have the Great Wall on their travel wish-list. Having lived in Beijing for a year, I’ve been to The Wall five times. Each time, I’ve been struck by the sheer scale of the 8000 km edifice.