Harmony: Sister Love

We are eight sisters and two brothers—who don’t really count in the context of this story. Yes we are a large family and when I tell people, I get to hear snide comments and lascivious…

Beware: Romance on the Internet

If you are single,  elderly,  live on your own but are comfortable with all social media platforms, then watch out for the darker side, because there are enough hoods out there who are planning to…

A college that was started by a Ladies…

When you think of a Ladies club you think of diamond dripping socialites , getting together to tear an absentee member apart in more ways than one. Coffee and cakes or papdi chat and jaljeera,…

The man on the balcony…

He is an old man ; by his own admission he is 92. Mr Santosh Kumar used to be a powerful  Trade Union leader and  a journalist of the old school. His forefathers had set…

Bali: Hindu island in an Islamic state

 Bali is an  amazing place and I dont mean its people or its weather or its clean beaches and streets.  The fact that in the predominantly Islamic state of Indonesia, this little island of tranquility…

My book launch: The COW in Kargyll and…

Author - Shyamola khanna talks about her journey :The COW in Kargyll and The Lahore Connection I married my Punjabi  fighter pilot   for his genuine charm and his  bravado—of course the uniform added tremendously to…