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Some thoughts on news

It’s tough to compete against something that is free. That is the challenge the news business has been dealing with since the rise of the internet. What would earlier require people to pay a monthly sum was now available online, provided an Internet connection existed. To truly understand what we are dealing with now, we […]

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Parent’s home

My parents still stay in the same house I grew up in and after school I have never stayed here extensively for more than seven days at a time. Since I’m always here I never really tried to grasp the dynamics of the house or try to figure out what I need to change. Until […]

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More travel

It’s been a year since I met my parents due to the lockdown situation, so we are planning to travel to Kerala this coming week. While I’m excited about this, the rising Covid-19 number in the state gives me pause. Even then I cannot help myself, but travel. Mentally I have reached a point where […]

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Back in Mumbai

Last two months were truly great. Enjoyed some peace and quiet, spent some time with near and dear, made the most of the physical space that is non-existent in Mumbai, and now we are back. Home had a layer of dust that we managed to clean up in a couple of hours. Yay us! Fan […]

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Travelling back

After being locked down for almost the entire year we travelled at the end of 2020 and have been out of Mumbai since then. We are planning to travel back over the weekend so we decided to get a covid test here in Gujarat itself. It was either than or get tested after landing in […]