L Aruna Dhir

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

Seasoned PR & Communications Expert, Poet, Hospitality Feature Writer.

ART & CULTURE

 |   12-minute read

Ten big life lessons from Big B

When you see Amitabh Bachchan, you don't see a 76-year-old man with weak knees. You see a man of vigour, with a straight spine, striding ahead with purposeful steps.

HUMOUR

 |   8-minute read

19 sporting events Indians would dominate if they gave out medals for them

With rising cases in chain, wallet, laptop, mobiles snatching, the sporty-spirits engaged in such activities most definitely have world class training.

VARIETY

 |   6-minute read

Go on, eat crow. How we are sacrificing everything non-human at the altar of commercial greed

Climate change over the next 50 years is expected to drive a quarter of land animals and plants into extinction. What then?

LIFE

 |   10-minute read

Lessons on life, cooking and other things from an ingenious mother

'With great schooling in culinary craft, Ma always managed to impart lasting lessons on making food.'

VOICES

 |   8-minute read

Luxury of solitude: Memories from a Dehradun which had more trees than people

Air-conditioning was a completely foreign idea and woollies were never out of season in Uttarakhand's capital.

HUMOUR

 |   5-minute read

VOICES

 |   9-minute read

I, too, have a 'Sanju' story and it's real

Sanjay was impish and mischievous. Even when there was enough space on that large couch, he refused to move, as I sat sandwiched between the two.

LIFE

 |   8-minute read

Of all the seasons, why we love to romance the monsoon

From penning of songs, to painting, to lateral thinking, monsoon stirs something soulful within us.

VOICES

 |   12-minute read

What I see in India that Thomson Reuters' illogical survey on women has failed to see

The report has harmed the image of India far more than attempting to do good by bringing into open women-related issues.

VOICES

 |   13-minute read

Customers who give 'the worst review ever' on social media must read this

It’s high time we quit the online war as buyers of brands and the society.