Monthly Archives: March 2007

Shakuntala, Sita, Surpanakha…

Scherazade writes in to tell me her play Retellings is being staged at Mumbai’s Prithvi Theatre next week. Unfortunately, I can’t leave New Delhi right now but I urge all my Mumbai readers to make a beeline for Prithvi on … Continue reading

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Shakuntala, Sita, Surpanakha…

Scherazade writes in to tell me her play Retellings is being staged at Mumbai’s Prithvi Theatre next week. Unfortunately, I can’t leave New Delhi right now but I urge all my Mumbai readers to make a beeline for Prithvi on … Continue reading

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Just an SMS going around

The BCCI (Board of Control of Cricket for India) has refused Richard Branson’s (of Virgin Airlines fame) offer to sponsor the Indian cricket team. Why? We can’t have VIRGIN written on our shirts, when we’re getting f****d in every match … Continue reading

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Just an SMS going around

The BCCI (Board of Control of Cricket for India) has refused Richard Branson’s (of Virgin Airlines fame) offer to sponsor the Indian cricket team. Why? We can’t have VIRGIN written on our shirts, when we’re getting f****d in every match … Continue reading

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What is Italy’s national language?

The English speak English, the French speak French, the Germans speak German and the Italians…Well, they didn’t quite speak Italian till last week.

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What is Italy’s national language?

The English speak English, the French speak French, the Germans speak German and the Italians…Well, they didn’t quite speak Italian till last week.

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My Driver’s Driving Me Nuts

(translated from the original Hindi+Punjabi)…inder: Saab ji, this Indian cricket team is no good. Losing to Sri Lanka is ok but losing to Bangladesh – Chee! Chee! Chee!Me: Hmmmmm (This is going to be a long night)…inder: All the oldies … Continue reading

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