Nehru — Jawaharlal

Of Prizes and People

We humans instinctively categorize, especially people. We are amateur primitive set-theoreticians. There are infinite ways to categorize people since humans have a humongous number of characteristics. Consider the categories of people who award prize and people who win prizes. In… Read More ›

Nehru in his own words

“By education I am an Englishman, by views an internationalist, by culture a Muslim,& a Hindu only by accident of birth." - Nehru — Atanu Dey (@atanudey) July 19, 2013 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Nehru was Gandhi’s blue-eyed boy and based solely on that… Read More ›

Contempt for Indians

C’est la vie! I have been all over the place — literally. Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai, Ahmedabad. Hence the more than usual neglect of this blog. For now, here’s a quiz: Who asked his father permission to transfer to Oxford because… Read More ›