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Senior Girls’ Fundraising Auction for South African Primary School

By Tue, Jan 29, 2013 10:13PM UTC 0 Comment

A walk-on part in an Emma Thompson movie, a cricket bat signed by Kevin Pietersen, a football signed by the current Manchester United team and a copy of the Cashmere sweater worn by Daniel Craig in Skyfall were among lots at a silent auction at Sedbergh School on Saturday evening, 26th January. The school’s senior...

Can James Bond resurrect Indian Railways?

By Tue, Sep 06, 2011 8:45PM UTC 0 Comment

Life works in mysterious ways. I wasn’t surprised that Mayawati sends a chopper to Mumbai to get her sandals. I wasn’t even surprised that Mayawati has chosen to shoot the messenger and called WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange deranged after a cable branded her a “paranoid dictator”. These things happen in India and we get used...