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  • 3 August 2014

मोदी अनि हिन्दी Not surprisingly my twitter feed is flooded with Indian PM Modi’s visit to Nepal – more so than the tragic #Bhotekoshi floods that everybody seems to have forgotten ever since Modi’s plane took off from India heading for Kathmandu! So much so that Nepal is even trending on twitter, I suspect mostly...

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  • 9 February 2014

Torrential rain is one of those things I miss the most from the tropics when I’m in Northern/Western Europe. Although I have witnessed heavy rain almost every day (nighttime actually) since arriving in Tana, I still get excited when I hear the rain thumping on the tin roofs around, making so much noise that you...

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  • 29 January 2014

Its not always that we get sunny days in Bangor, considering the average number of rainy days in this city is around 20 days a month! But whenever we do get sunny days, the views are just fantastic in this place, just see below.

Another random blog post before I head off for my fieldwork for two months or so, where I will probably be beyond the reach of internet, telephone or even electricity for the most part of the trip. Lately, I’ve become a big fan of writing in Markdown, and more I use it, more I like...

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  • 15 August 2013

I bet you had a number of other thoughts but the one I’m going to talk about as soon as you saw the title of this piece, the headline. And I’m also pretty sure this is not going to be a moving piece, albeit I am going to talk about moving here – moving as...