What is your take on the X-files?

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By Sunil Kumar Answers continued; Thanks. If you’re talking about the current season; then I agree…except for one episode which was humorous; the reboot of the X-files franchise was a waste of time. The original X files(1993 to 2002) had …

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Which character came first: Byomkesh Bakshi or Sherlock Holmes?

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By Sunil Kumar Answers continued; Sherlock Holmes is an outcome of the Victorian era; Arthur Conan Doyle wrote “A Study in Scarlet” in 1887. He was himself inspired by earlier detectives and writers such as Edgar Allan Poe and his …

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Q Answers: Har Har Mahadev! Did Bajirao use that kind of sword?

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By Sunil Kumar One of my most-viewed answers on the site; here’s a brief foray into Ranvir Singh..ahem..Bajirao TERRITORY.   The Question: Did Bajirao use that kind of sword as shown in movie Bajirao Mastani? It is also shown that …

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Breaking Bad: A Quest For Identity

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  By Sunil Kumar “I am the danger”. When a drastically transformed Walter White mutters these words; a viewer who’s been drawn in by the curiously irreverent “Breaking Bad” universe experiences a strange other-worldly chill. I didn’t like this strange …

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An Ode To Identity: Kitne Pakistan

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By Sunil Kumar Events in the past few days have convinced me of the fact that the people who forget history are condemned to repeat it. Noted Hindi film-writer Kamleshwar has created a poignant masterpiece that tugs at the very …

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Homeland, Drone Queens And Geopolitics

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By Sunil Kumar Sweeping generalizations seem to be an integral part of human existence. A trait which I have often witnessed in everybody; regardless of race and religion. Hit American show “24” creators Howard Gordon‘s “Homeland” struck some of the …

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