Fly Away.

I see fields… lush green fields with rolling hills in the background. The distance from where gaze.. as though I am a bird perched on the opposite hill. I can hear sounds of water gurgling as if, a narrow stream is hidden in grasslands somewhere..rolling rapidly as though it has to reach someplace it has promised someone to…

Virtue & Vice

My mind keeps remembering conversations I have had with people, I have met over the years. Short snippets. Stories, complete in themselves. Learnings. Humor. Tragedy. Concerns. Learnings. Humor. Tragedy. Concerns. Mysterious. Intriguing. Overlapping. Yes. These emotions overlap several friends. But they are mine. The way I hear them. The way they are said. The way…

Cyrus Mistry Removed As Tata Industries Director – No More Chairman

Cyrus Mistry was on Monday removed as director of Tata Industries following shareholders’ vote, the first such instance of the embattled executive being ousted from the board since his removal as Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry was on Monday (12 December) removed as director of Tata Industries following shareholders’ vote, the first such instance of the…

That weak moment.

Happens in our lives all the time. that chocolate  we had pledged not to eat, as the diet we were strictly on, prohibited even an ounce of sugar. that one momentary decision we took that changed the course of our life. that sentence we muttered in the meeting and regretted, even as we almost heard…

Flipkart needs some patient, permanent capital

The markdowns are flowing thick and fast for Flipkart. There’s a lot of noise out there painting a picture of doom and gloom. But should valuations cause so much consternation? Isn’t there a larger story waiting to be told? In the last few days I trawled through old reports, news stories and information available in…

Accha Chalta Hun..

Accha Chalta Hun Channa Mereya Accha Chalta Hun Duaaon mein yaad rakhna Mere zikr ka Zubaan pe suaad rakhna Acchha chalta hun Duaaon mein yaad rakhna Mere zikr ka Zubaan pe suaad rakhna Dil ke sandooqon mein Mere acchhe kaam rakhna Chitthi taaron mein bhi Mera tu salaam rakhna Andhera tera maine le liya Mera ujla…

George Michael – Freedom 90

I adore his style of singing. He was my teen hero. He still is. What a lovely voice quality. This is one song that still makes me want to hit the dance floor. “Freedom ’90” (also known simply as “Freedom”) is a song written and produced  by George Michael, and released on Columbia Records in…

Morgan Stanley yet again slashes the value of Flipkart!

Flipkart’s valuation took another beating as a mutual fund managed by Morgan Stanley slashed the value of its Flipkart shares by 38.2%. The recent markdown pegged its valuation at $5.54 Bn. According to an ET report, Morgan Stanley, as of September 2016, has marked the value of its Flipkart shares at $52.13 per share, as…