Married To A Railway Man!

My article was recently published in the special Railway issue of the unique magazine called One India One People.  MARRIED TO THE RAILWAYS…ER, RAILWAY MAN! By Shail Raghuvanshi When I religiously and playfully took my rides in the toy train of Cubbon Park ages ago in Bangalore week after week and, enjoyed it thoroughly, I did not really understand the significance of railways as a medium of travel and transportation. Again, when my family headed north for our annual winter vacations and I loved every moment of our train journeys in the non-AC compartments, I knew not how the Indian … Continue reading Married To A Railway Man!

ONCE UPON THE TRACKS OF MUMBAI : A Book Review

“I stood in the centre of the first railway track and looked in both directions. Being alone on the tracks gave me a complete sense of freedom. I never thought that the merciless Mumbai railways could in any part make me feel that way. These were the same tracks that had disturbed my sleep over the years. And now, they brought me such calmness.” Continue reading ONCE UPON THE TRACKS OF MUMBAI : A Book Review

MUMBAISTAN BY PIYUSH JHA: A Book Review

When you get to read Mumbaistan, you get a three in one package. The description on the book cover aptly mentions, “3 Explosive Crime Thrillers.” And that is what you get. Three chilling crime stories that keep you pinned to the book. Three powerfully realistic doses of ammunition that threaten your illusionary halo of security. Three tales of love that defy all labels of vulnerable passion. Continue reading MUMBAISTAN BY PIYUSH JHA: A Book Review