He is a journalist who loves reading, number-crunching and driving for miles and miles in his free time. A big fan of psychedelic rock. Loves to eat and is open to experimenting with cuisines. Aspires to be like one of his short-story heroes: Anton Chekhov, O. Henry and Mark Twain.
The joy and agony of having a baby amid COVID-19...
I have worked from home all this time. It means...
Pay cuts, abandoned cars, job losses: Indian expats struggle to...
Vande Bharat mission and the no-show passengers
A rush to write a lazy ‘R.I.P’
As a non-runner, I now run 14 KM. My mind...
Coronavirus outbreak, and the fake news that travels to challenge...
When job fears forced a married man to live like...
We all are running out of reasons
I visited Delhi from Dubai. It almost killed me
A security guard who wasn’t: Struggling now for a better...
Brexit will solve one problem, while turning a blind eye...
A year of protests. What they see becomes more important...
Fighting for climate while oil powers world economies
Saving a man from the brink of suicide. It started...
WhatsApp groups and their daily dose of ‘good morning’
Fate, the unfortunate scapegoat
Don’t fast during Ramadan for the sake of it
Have we become too busy to live?
99% marks for the Newsfeed
Delhi, you amaze me, and you disappoint me
My Pakistani colleagues kept brotherhood alive as Indian media called...
My reward for being a loyal employee for 20 years...
When is the right time to pull the plug?
A lesson in sacrifice when you least expect it
When a 50-year-old watchman inspired me to learn to play...
My 5-year-old is a consumer first, a child later
Fitness is not a New Year resolution, it’s a life...
Choose one: A pair of headphones or public courtesy?
Turn off mobile data, turn life back on
We are so bloody selfish that pollution deserves us
Everything is Knowledge
#MeToo: Don’t dilute the cause
I would love to move to Canada, but I won’t
Discrimination in office: An employer’s perspective
“I Gave Up My Indian Passport To Become A Pakistani”
Delhi’s Air Pollution Solution Is Too Little, Too Late
Don’t Protest Against Juvenile’s Release. Question The Law
In Talks With Steven Bernard: A Movie Can Be Rewritten...
Filling Up Emotional Vacuum With Likes And Upvotes
Why Can’t India Produce Fast Bowlers Like Pakistan?
I Am An Indian And I Am Not A Rapist
How I Escaped From Daesh Militants In Syria
Narendra Modi’s UAE Visit: How Pakistan Lost Its Cool
Pay If You Waste: This Dubai Restaurant Thrives On Unique...
I Am Keeping A Fast This Ramadan. I Am Hindu
Dear London, I’ll Be Back
Dubai Residents, Don’t Forget Your Etiquettes In The Daily Hustle-Bustle
He’s Dead, A Part Of Me Died With Him
Losing a job in India: Struggles of a middle-class family
Putting the Ghost of Competition to Rest
Living with Pakistanis: An Indian’s first-hand account
How tech billionaires’ visions of human nature shape our world
The pandemic is revealing the story of our gendered homes
No country for feisty women
An Age of Agenda
There are no bad stories, only bad writers
Emily Dickinson is the unlikely hero of our time