At around 4:15 PM on October 22, 1979 a scuffle broke out in a Shillong locality and it didn't end there.Continue Reading →
A brief history of the Bengali Calendar and why India and Bangladesh celebrate the Bengali New Year on different days.
An ad for a lesser-known Bullet - Enfield 200 - The Mini Bullet.
Google, it appears, cannot just stop itself from googling new names for its products.Continue Reading →
At a time when an anglicised creole is the new lingua franca and I am identified and counted as a…
Another attempt at reimagining iconic Bollywood scenes as a critique of contemporary issues in a comic book format.
Recreating a fading Makar Sankranti tradition from East Bengal and Assam.
Interesting trivia on why the city of Shillong has been named so. Part four in the series of Shillong Stories…
Shillongites were basking in the sights of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks 250 kilometres away.
For my fellow Shillongites am putting together this little live blog, featuring posts on how people back home are celebrating.