5 October 2016

RAVANA REFUSES TO DIE

Buzz-E ROTFL when she heard the title of the latest book from Duckbill, Ravana Refuses to Die. It was industrious Ant-E who reminded her and us of the interesting news headline that appeared a few years ago. At a Ramlila event in Agra, the actor playing Ravana decided to bask in the limelight for much […]

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9 October 2015

SALIM THE KNIFE-SHARPENER

Remember the time when the knife-sharpener was a regular in the neighbourhood? What fun it was to watch him announce his presence – folks would call out to him and then haggle about rates; children would follow him everywhere and watch a little too closely as he went about sharpening knives skilfully on his contraption. The sounds the […]

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