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  • 28 November 2006

Finally got my hands on Jagjit & Gulzar’s latest release “Koi Baat Chale”. It was a long wait after Marasim, but after just listening to it once, I can tell you it was definitely worth the wait. The best ghazal album of the year for me, without a doubt. I am no seasoned reviewer of...

Strange it may sound but I really got a bluff call on my skype the other day…reminded me of the days when very few people in Nepal had telephone, and those who had one but didn’t have a lot of contacts with a phone, just dialled a random 6-digit (what has now become 7-digit) number...

A short preamble before I start the actual material in this post. This is a slightly different post than what I usually put up here. A story that has been in my mind for the last two and a half years, which I somehow couldn’t forget, nor jot down properly and completely. I had bits...

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  • 12 November 2006

Well, I might already have one overlooking my house somewhere from the front or from the back garden, which I may not know of. BBC reports that UK is already “the most surveilled country” among the Western industrialised states. The news piece is based on the Surveillance Society report, which can be viewed here. The...

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  • 10 November 2006

Source: The Himalayan Times Yes, the person dozing off during a recent session of the parliament is my MP. I’m very surprised disappointed to see Raghuji Pant of all people doze off during the parliament session. Why? Because he is the MP of my constituency – Lalitpur 3. Further, I’m also disappointed because he used...