EXAMINATION MANIA HITS INDIA  By Neel Anil Panicker  Her’s a quick quiz. Which one month of the year is it when the blood pressure levels of parents with school going kids in India touch the roof? You guessed that correctly. It’s March but of course. March is that one interminably long month when it … Continue reading neelwrites/examinationmania/CBSE/classten/essay/nonfiction/08/03/2018


WINTERS ARE ALWAYS A WIN-WIN By Neel Anil Panicker We all have our favourite  season of the year, don’t we? Winter is my favourite season. I have always loved the winters. For me the joy of winters begins much before the actual four month long winter season sets in.  There is that slight chill in … Continue reading neelwrites/wintersareawinwin/nonfiction/myfavouriteseason/09/09/2017


WHY I HATE ‘A HAPPY NEW YEAR’ By Neel Anil Panicker I hate New Year greetings. I mean I REALLY HATE new year greetings. It has been a slow build up over the years but when I see people still going around wishing all and sundry A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR it gets my goat. … Continue reading neelwrites/happynewyear/istpostof2017/01/01/2017


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


SOME STILL DON’T KNOW THAT A ‘NO MEANS NO’ By Neel Anil Panicker It is a great movie. It has stellar performances from the entire ensemble cast including yet another once in a lifetime performance by none other than the superstar of the millennium__the ageless superstar Amitabh Bachhan who like good old vintage wine seems … Continue reading neelwritesblog/moviereview#01/pink/23/09/2016

Might always might not be right By Neel Anil Panicker Strength. What is it? The very mention of this word conjures up in the mind’s a kaleidoscope of several blurred images. The dictionary defines the word strength as a Noun__ a mass, in both concrete and abstract forms; meaning a person or thing perceived as … Continue reading