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Commute

Tandem Cycles….

      I got a reference to this on another mailing list, and have been singing this: http://ingeb.org/songs/daisydai.html There was supposed to be a tandem initiative in Bangalore: http://www.bangaloremirror.com/index.aspx?page=article&sectid=10&contentid=20100909201009090155111273efd521d what happened to it? I

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Deepa's Jottings

The Aftermath….

When we have a party at home, we take good care to clean up every trace of it afterwards, to return to a spic-and-span home…so why do we not take the same responsibility in our

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Deepa's Jottings

Chalta hai….

We seem to not bother too much when things don’t work…or when people don’t work! Here’s a busy, busy autorickshaw driver… We also like to make things work in our own way, to suit ourselves….the

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Governance

Aiyoo Perumale!

…so said a friend, partly in anguish, partly in jest, referring to the Principal Secretary of the Government of Karnataka, Department of Health and Family Welfare, IR Perumal! I happened to witness this gentleman speaking

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Editors' Blog

The viral blame game

The thing about blame is that it usually comes full circle. As incidents of viral fever (Dengue, Chikugunya, etc.), in the city started increasing, we decided to investigate why there was such a widespread spurt

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Commute

A Treeless Desert…

When I bump over the potholes, When I (don’t) see the missing trees… When I can feel the pollution Because it makes me wheeze…. When I’m cycling in the hot sun Without an ounce of