Monthly Archives April 2011

Mumbai, INDIA — It’s always bothered me when I hear Indians dismissing their own government as corrupt, not because I'm in denial, but because of how casually we tend to assign such labels. And it usually comes from those who have distanced themselves from politics, the ones who can 'afford not to care about who's in power' so to speak. Of…

I'm not your average cricket fan. Sure, I love the game but a non-desi friend of mine was surprised to see me get swept away by the frenzy of the world cup. "I thought you didn't even like cricket!" she commented. Obviously if your not Indian and not from a cricket playing country, it's hard to understand that the world…

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