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Well, life is tough, so suck it up

Well, life is tough, so suck it up

'We had joy, we had fun, we had seasons in the season -- and all that crap,' mutters Kishore Singh as he draws up a will :)).Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/   Now that everyone's concerned with issues of mortality, I thought it is a good idea to devote some attention in that direction, even though my wife says I'm a "dim-witted optimist" -- an unreasonable if, alas, accurate choice of words. But being married to a pessimist has coloured my perception of the world as a source of ..., 3 days ago

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Modiji, do you have to do jhadoo-pocha?

Kishore Singh want to have chai pe charcha with Modiji...Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/   Dear Modiji, I want to do some chai pe charcha, but before I get to that, I must ask -- as my language teacher so diligently drilled in the letter-writing class -- how are you? Are you looking after yourself? Do you also have to do jhadoo-pocha? What do you cook for yourself? Since you do not like Khan Market much, I suppose you do your grocery shopping online. Do let me know if you need help ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

The lockdown: Paranoia is growing by the hour

'I need a haircut, but who can I trust with a pair of scissors?', asks Kishore Singh.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Dear Diary, The city is in a lockdown. All sign of life in neighbouring houses is eerily absent. Cars, driveways and homes appear abandoned, dusty, as though residents have fled in a hurry. The front door doorknob is shining with frequent disinfectant rubs. Newspapers, milk packets, deliveries of medicines are sanitised before being touched. The only sounds emanate from ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

How my home has turned into a war zone

'No germ, virus or bacteria worth its nasty trait was allowed across the threshold,' observes Kishore Singh.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/   The orderly group of Americans trooped into the meeting area like soldiers, gamely accepting the benediction of sanitiser wash before turning to greet us -- their hosts. "Are we touching,?" the leader of the group asked. Wisely, it was decided we weren't, so namastes were exchanged instead of handshakes and hugs. Maintaining a distance of a ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

When I was in quarantine

'It all became clear when I was asked to lodge myself on the couch in the lounge,' says Kishore Singh. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/   A few weeks ago, I returned from California, which now has the largest number of cases testing positive for coronavirus in the US. When my wife was testy with me, at first I didn't make much of it, since it is her default setting for the family. But when she began to take up cudgels over small issues such as my inability to tell the difference ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

"What Now, Nitish Kumarji": Prashant Kishor After Travel Pass For BJP MLA

Coronavirus: Prashant Kishor took a swipe at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar (File) Patna: It would appear the Bihar government does not practice what it preaches. On April 15, two days after the Chief Secretary wrote to the Union Home Ministry and urged ...
 NDTV1 month ago BJP starts preparation for Bihar assembly elections scheduled later this year  Economic Times1 week ago COVID-19 lockdown: Union ministers back to work  Rediff.com1 month ago

Surviving coronavirus togetherness

We're an educated family, I said, let's not act like the mindless hordes who spread misinformation over WhatsApp, says Kishore Singh.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Every family lies, but mine probably lies more than others. When offices in the NCR began to shut as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus, as presumptive head of the clan, I assembled all members into a room to read them the riot act. We're an educated family, I said, let's not act like the mindless hordes who ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Dhoni's CSK suspend training as IPL postponed

IMAGE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni during the Chennai Super Kings practice session in Chennai. Photograph: PTI Chennai Super Kings' practice sessions was suspended in view of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the Indian Premier League franchise announced on Friday.   The three-time IPL champions had commenced training from March 2 at the M A Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai with captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Suresh Raina and Ambati Rayudu getting down to work."Chennai Super Kings practice sessions ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

How Dhoni's advice helped me in the lockdown

'When engulfed in doubt, like these current testing times, I ask myself: How would Dhoni have handled it?'Raju Bist from Thane tells us how he spent the last two months of lockdown. IMAGE: Raju Bist, a talented photographer who admires M S Dhoni's cool demeanour, looks into the camera while his daughter photobombs the picture. Photograph: Kind courtesy Raju Bist I am a media professional who lives in Thane with my wife. Before the lockdown, my daughter and son-in-law came to stay with us. When ...
 Rediff.com15 hours ago

Social distancing, masks must in religious places

Social distancing norms and use of masks and sanitisers will be a must in religious places from June 8 as people will be returning to the shrines, which have been closed for over two months due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown. IMAGE: A man offers namaz from the rooftop of a house infront of the Moti Masjid in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Photograph: ANI Photo In-charges and managements of temples, mosques and gurudwaras in the city said preparations are underway to ensure all safety measures ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago
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