Mehru Jaffer

Post date: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 11:42

Now that Zindagi Gulzar Hai is no longer playing on Zee Network’s Zindagi channel, I don’t know what else to watch on television.



Post date: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 11:42

Now that Zindagi Gulzar Hai is no longer playing on Zee Network’s Zindagi channel, I don’t know what else to watch on television.



Post date: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 11:42

Now that Zindagi Gulzar Hai is no longer playing on Zee Network’s Zindagi channel, I don’t know what else to watch on television.



Post date: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 09:56

The ink had hardly dried from Narendra Modi’s signature as the country’s 15th prime minister when news poured in from Europe that it had voted for the Right.

Reportedly, Marine Le Pen, leader of the far right Front National (FN), too, cried with joy after her triumph in the recent European Parliament elections that have propelled to power an angry but motley crowd of radicals, from xenophobes and racists to neo-Nazis.



Post date: Friday, May 9, 2014 - 08:52

Images of the Bharatiya Janata Party leader Rajnath Singh wearing a skull cap and Narendra Modi rejecting it inspired many a heated debate on secularism at a time when Hinduism is used for political gain and its plural and tolerant nature is threatened by fanatics in ironic imitation of monotheistic religions.

Some describe secularism as a critique of religion, others imagine it as a strict separation of politics from religion. The modern believe that politics is public while religion is private.



Post date: Monday, April 7, 2014 - 07:13

I first met Khushwant Singh in 1979. This was the time when I could not wait to make Delhi my destination, or maybe move to Mumbai, the Mecca of all opportunities.

I had had enough of the city of my birth!



Post date: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 09:56

Looking at the sleepy old city of Lucknow wake up to its cosmopolitan character is cause for much celebration. It is often forgotten how the city has been multicultural for ages, welcoming people from different parts of the world to live here and enrich existing architectural styles, cuisine, fashion, language and trade.



Post date: Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 09:02

it is true that a dedh part of the film is about fleshly stuff, like boobs, bums and smooches.



Post date: Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 09:36

They were interesting times, those last decades just before the total collapse of the 800-year-old Habsburg empire.



Post date: Monday, December 9, 2013 - 10:00

That many men and women like lots more sex than others is fair enough. What is more difficult to stomach is the greed of dirty old men for sex with girls much younger



Post date: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 08:28

A few days ago I met an old friend from Vienna. We spent a few hours talking about the good times spent together in the past.



Post date: Friday, October 4, 2013 - 08:08

A fascinating debate rages in Europe today over the merit of freedom.