Royal Enfield ad from 50 years ago. The Sherpa was renamed and restyled as Crusader in 1970.
You may remember Aamir Khan riding a Hero Puch on the roads of Delhi in the 1999 film Sarfarosh (it’s somewhat unrelated that I couldn’t just keep my eyes off Sonali Bendre to be able to look at anything else). And also that Aamir was the brand ambassador for the popular 65cc bikes from Hero [Read more]
May 29, 2010 marks the fifth anniversary of this blog. Of late, I haven’t been paying much attention here. But this web log has been a constant element in my life, while things have moved on a fast pace in both the professional and the personal fronts. Today is a big day and the Chaiwali [Read more]
Desi jugaad or Indian ingenuity is legendary. Be it churning lassi in washing machines or using condoms to provide a smooth finish to tarred roads, necessity is the mother of amazing inventions in our nation. Even governments here run on jugaad. Yesterday, in Vaishali, the boom town of Ghaziabad, came across a rickshaw that looked [Read more]