January, 2011

Gentle soft touch


Amy Chua, a Harvard Graduate and Yale Law Professor seem to have created quite a stir among parents. Her book, ‘Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother’ seems to be getting rave reviews from few Chinese families who can identify themselves... (Continue reading)

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Driving dreams

Admitting to this is one of my biggest embarrassments. It’s been so long that I cant even remember how long I’ve been here in the US – and yet I don’t know how to drive. Honestly I’ve run out of... (Continue reading)

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…. Beyond the barriers of geographical boundaries.


When I was young, my identity was (may be still is) an Indian, born and brought up in Delhi and a Bengali, though the last one at times by distant family and close Bong friends took precedence over the other... (Continue reading)

Red Light Beckoning


Blackberry…..whats not to love? That perk of work that languishes in your pocket or purse as a constant reminder – you are a working woman, you belong to an organization, there may be an email from your boss creeping into... (Continue reading)