Category Archives: Culture

On air every weekday from 5th August!

  The Lord has opened an amazing door for me to host the TV show “EK NAYEE ZINDAGI”(One New Life). I will be on air every weekday from Monday the 5th of August  on Sony Entertainment Television at 6:30 a.m. and on Etc Punjabi  at … Continue reading

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That Poverty Line

There’s been a lot of talk about the poverty line in India. Some economists have come up with the figure of Rs 32, saying that if you earn below that amount per day, you are bracketed as a person living … Continue reading

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Tea and Somosas, anyone?

  Every day we’re faced with choices. We’re bombarded with questions that require simple ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answers. Do you want your food served? – Is this the right direction to the airport? – Do you agree with this political decision? And our … Continue reading

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Run Milkha Run!

Last week my kids and I watched the Hindi film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, inspired by the life story of The Flying Sikh—Milkha Singh. India has never done well in athletics. But Milkha Singh?—He was an exception. He won 77 out of the 80 … Continue reading

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The City Paradigm

  What I’ve been hearing again and again over the last few years: If we genuinely want to see change in the nation, we need to see the cities influenced first. Three years ago, I moved to Delhi to help start … Continue reading

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Are you White, Black or Brown?

The US is facing another episode of potential racial tension. Just when we think race and colour are no longer issues, they come back to haunt us. Throughout history, the black communities in South Africa, America, and elsewhere, have faced atrocities … Continue reading

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