An Open Letter to the Malaysian Tourism Minister

Dear Mr. Nazri Aziz, I am writing this post as an open letter with the express hope that it will be circulated widely enough to reach you. At the outset, let me state that I am writing this as a friend and well-wisher of Malaysia, a country I have visited at least 10 times since… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Malaysian Tourism Minister

A BFF Tale – Chapter 3

Readers coming to this page directly should read Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 first to get the picture unfolding in Chapter 3 of A BFF Tale. JJ and Aruna (Anu) lived in this cosy, ground floor apartment a little off Carter Road in Bandra, Mumbai for around two years after they got married. That house became the adda (den)… Continue reading A BFF Tale – Chapter 3

Khuda Gawah! A Prayer for Malaysia.

March 8, 2014. The world was jolted from its usual stupor when the news broke of a Malaysian Airlines flight, MH370, mysteriously disappearing. At the time of writing this blog, the world still has no news of the aircraft and the ultimate fate of its passengers and crew. Or, what caused the aircraft to disappear… Continue reading Khuda Gawah! A Prayer for Malaysia.