IT’S INDIA, MY DEAR-#01 By Neel Anil Panicker Know how much is an Olympic medal and a gifted  BMW car worth? An astounding 78 crores! Yes, that’s how much the Tripura government has sanctioned for a stretch of road around where Dipa Karmakar resides. Hope we win loads of medals in the next Olympics and … Continue reading neelwritesblog/it’sindiamydear/21/10/2016


What is the most hated word in the English language? Well, for me the answer to that would be ‘a shifting goal post’, if one were to steal a word from the world of football. Back when I was a kid, way upto to my late teens, it was undoubtedly examinations. Exams for short. For … Continue reading neelwrites.middle.english/09/10/2016

DELHI- A MULTI-LINGUAL ROAD TRIP By Neel Anil Panicker Traffic makes us mad, doesn’t it? And, if it is about traffic as dangerous and monstrous as we, the denizens of Delhi, experience on a daily basis, then we might as well sign up for hell! But then what recourse do we have other than to … Continue reading

Virtual reality is really real By Neel Anil Panicker Everybody loves a challenge, don’t we? And what better if that challenge comes from the dark unknown. The virtual world, that is. A point which was recently validated by a group of scientists working at the very prestigious New York University Tandon School of Engineering. Fifty … Continue reading

MAYBE, KEJRIWAL MAY BE RIGHT By Neel Anil Panicker May be. Two words that truly stump me. What do they mean? The dictionary has it that maybe is a is a verbal construction formed of the modal may and the verb be. Still further, maybe is an adverb, meaning perhaps or possibly. Which means one … Continue reading