The astonishing landgrab in India

Farmers - the endangered species

If you are a builder in India, you have your fingers in the biggest cookie jar of India, especially if you are a builder in Mumbai. A friend commented recently that Mumbai has no policy endorsed by the Govt for making housing affordable – the equivalent of DDA in Delhi. This is because the politicians […]

Need a voice of Reason in Religion


On most mornings you can see him standing at one of the busiest roads of Mumbai with a placard in his hand. The message is shockingly simple – apne dharam par chalo, sabse prem Karo (for the Devanagri challenged it says – Follow your religions, love everyone). People who pass this traffic light often wave […]