Panchayat – The First Web-series I watched

Panchayat – The First Web-series I watched

Though I had the subscription of a prominent ‘streaming video service’ for quite some time, I had never watched any Web-series till one of my younger colleagues asked me to watch ‘पंचायत’. “You would like it for sure” he said. He also claimed that once I start...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-IX)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-IX)

Time was changing and so does my life. I started to earn at the age of 21 and incidentally my first day at work was 7th December 1992 – the day after Babri Masjid demolition at Ayodhya. It’s only after my joining that I came to know that the office belonged to a...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-VIII)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-VIII)

After the fall of VP Singh’s coalition Government, the leader of the breakaway faction of Janata Dal, Chandra Shekhar formed a minority Government at the Centre with the outside support of Congress and became the 8th Prime Minister of India. I do not remember much...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-VII)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-VII)

After Rajiv Gandhi, Vishwanath Pratap Singh, formed a coalition Government with the support of BJP in 1989. Congress was still the single largest party with 197 seats in the 9th Lok Sabha, but Rajiv Gandhi preferred to sit in the Opposition.     I was...
Today is the result of Yesterday (Part-VI)

Today is the result of Yesterday (Part-VI)

Despite rated not-so-well on several counts, Rajiv Gandhi was still popular with the masses and his reputation as ‘Mr. Clean’ was still intact. However, all this was going to be challenged very soon with the rise of another ‘Mr. Clean’ Vishwanath Pratap Singh, Finance...