Saturday, March 05, 2016

Mumbai Known and Unknown - Dr. Y. A. Raikar


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Today's Times of India carries a piece titled Mumbai - The Unknown by Nergish Sunavala & Ram on vintage statues of the colonial era that were dispatched to Mumbai's Bhau Daji Lad Museum . A rather sweet coincidence that their title and contents match those of this blog post. Given the falling standards of journalism in India, the coincidence seems suspect but we still give them the benefit of doubt. My dad would have done the same had he been around.

Dear Pradyuman

We know you now keep vigil from up above. We know you have had to take matters in your own hands, going by the sorry state of affairs down ...