Crossed wires, or lost connections? From India to being Indian-American (or is it American Indian)… something to dwell on.

A booming Mumbai. Crossed wires, or lost connections?A train journey from Ahmedabad to Mumbai.You've arrived here in your twenties, went to school, college, and lived here. Your kids were born and raised here... in the US.Now, they too have kids and have moved on!   But your own parents who've just moved from India after their … Continue reading Crossed wires, or lost connections? From India to being Indian-American (or is it American Indian)… something to dwell on.

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Mother India beckons me… o’, does she?

My friend and I often ponder about returning to India... someday! In my own mind, though, I believe we are merely flirting with the idea of returning to our motherland... back to Bharat mata. Neither of us are anywhere near the retirement age.  Besides, there's every possibility that by the time we do approach it, … Continue reading Mother India beckons me… o’, does she?

None of this makes sense… Indian students killed… in the US & in UK!

First it was one, then two, then three and it has continued... how far, and for how long will this continue? Why is it happening? What could the reasons be? Families, of slain students, back in India are stunned out of their wits. Most of the stories here are related to recent killings from the … Continue reading None of this makes sense… Indian students killed… in the US & in UK!

Companies blog about their layoffs… laid-off employee driven to killing CEO!

I would refer to this as Silicon Valley's doomed trajectory... and what a tragic end... from boom to doom! Just ten days after Claire Cain Miller wrote an article for International Herald Tribune, about how CEOs of companies are blogging about "downsizing", "pink slips" and "staff cuts", especially in Silicon Valley, I read about Sid … Continue reading Companies blog about their layoffs… laid-off employee driven to killing CEO!