Opinion

Love Ya Arranged?

Love Ya Arranged?

Of the questions  that Americans ask that can annoy me, one of the most irritating is likely to be “Is yours an arranged marriage?” which trails only the legendary “Are there really elephants on the road?” I still clearly remember hearing that question for the first...
Air India: The Pride of India?

Air India: The Pride of India?

I decided to travel to India this time by Air India from San Francisco. Since the 1980s Indians living in the Bay Area have had to use other major carriers to fly to India. The flights were long and not direct. They always had a stop over and the destination for the...
We Are The Party Of Opportunity

We Are The Party Of Opportunity

“We are the party of opportunity for all,” declared Seema Nanda in an exclusive conversation with me late last week. As head of the Democratic National Committee, a post that she holds as we head into the final year and a half before a crucial national election, she...