24 – Remade in Hindi

The Indian remake of 24 (and mind you it was an official remake and not a plagiarised one, which we are so used to) recently ended it’s run of 12 weeks. For once, this was a series that I watched fully – be it recorded or on TV but bottom line is I followed itContinue reading “24 – Remade in Hindi”

The rains are here with a bang

Mumbaikars were screaming their throats out for some respite from the heat and looks like the Gods sure heard them loud and clear. The past week Mumbai has seen quite a few spells of heavy showers and today, Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 1915 too, the rains show no sign of abating. Yesterday in particular,Continue reading “The rains are here with a bang”

No TV….

Yesterday, I came across this forward from Sriram which shook me up: The most important thing we’ve learned, So far as children are concerned, Is never, NEVER, NEVER let Them near your television set — Or better still, just don’t install The idiotic thing at all. In almost every house we’ve been, We’ve watched themContinue reading “No TV….”

Zor ka Jhatka – an insult to your senses

Yesterday was the launch of Zor Ka Jhatka on Imagine TV based on the show Wipeout which comes on AXN. I was not going to watch it as I detest Sharukh Khan save and except maybe a DDLJ. However Kavya knew all of it in terms of timing, host etc. I asked her how sheContinue reading “Zor ka Jhatka – an insult to your senses”