Monthly Archives: October 2005

How Green is My Matunga

This is the new Mumbai Mirror piece. For some time now, I have begun to believe that I know almost everything there is to know about Matunga. And then last week, I saw Matunga from such a completely different perspective, that it punctured my balloon of presumptuousness, virtually immediately. Jehangir Sorabjee, a friend and colleague, […]

ABC to PhD

This was published in today’s Mumbai Mirror. Quiz Question: In which part of Mumbai, do you get four major institutions, meeting at one crossroad? Answer: Matunga. Don Bosco, Khalsa College, VJTI and UDCT, all meet at a cross-road, which would deserve its own two-page spread, in any coffee-table book on famous cross-roads in India. Before […]