5 Lessons On Leadership From Pablo Escobar

If you’ve been as addicted to Netflix’s ‘Narcos’ as we are, you’ll already have an idea of the charisma and leadership of Pablo Escobar. Here are 5 aspects of leadership he demonstrated through his thoughts, words and actions. 1.  A Clearly Defined, Larger Than Life Goal ‘Gentlemen, I’m going to tell you who I am. I am Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria. My eyes are everywhere. That means you guys can’t move a finger in all

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Why A Journalist Is The Sacrificial Pawn For A Nation’s Identity

A murder on September 5th captured the attention of an entire nation. Gauri Lankesh, a lifelong journalist and activist, was shot outside her home by unidentified men before speeding away. In an orgy of media outpour, camps emerged, between those shocked at her violent end and those that celebrated it as the deserved demise of a vocal critic of the central government and it’s most fundamental ideals. Gauri Lankesh was an unapologetic critic of the

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It’s Time To Treat Your Appetite To An Onam Special!

It’s Onam and that means one thing for many of us – Great food! So if you’re in the mood for a taste of Kerala’s finest in Mumbai, then read on! 1 . Taste of Kerala Where: Fort If you’re looking for authentic cuisine from God’s Own Country, then look no further. This place may be small, but it serves a mighty meal! They serve you your Onam meal via an authentic array of ovre 30 dishes

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Reactions Across Society To The End of Triple Talaq

With Triple Talaq now banned by the Supreme Court, we asked 3 young lawyers in India what they thought about it. The ancient and discriminatory practice of Triple Talaq in India was ended last week, with the Supreme Court ordering for an injunction and directing the Central Government to frame a new law over the course of the next 6 months. Noted judicial scholars and the vast majority of Society have hailed the verdict, considering the

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What Do You Do When You Can’t File An FIR?

Know your rights in the event that they are being trampled! An FIR is one of the basic protective and corrective measures that any Indian citizen has.    If you would like to report a crime, then your first stop is the police station. Registering an FIR is the first step to receiving justice, and for the alleged criminal, punishment. But what do you do when the Police Officer refuses to file an FIR? Well,

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GOT View : Of Meetings And Battles!

With the completion of four episodes in Season 7 of Game of Thrones, various plot lines and narratives have been established drumming up anxious anticipation amongst it’s legion of fans. So far, there have been few disappointments in Season 7. The acting is once again superlative, from Euron Greyjoy’s gloating psychosis to Olenna Tyrell’s epic exit from life. The battles have been fantastic, with Episode 4 ‘The Spoils Of War’ providing two or three moments of

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Pet Parenting 101 : Take Care Of Your Pets During Monsoons

Pet Parenting 101 : Take Care Of Your Pets During Monsoons Written by Dr. Arundhati Nair (Veterinarian) In association with PAL (Pet Owners and Animal Lovers) And special thanks to Aditi Nair 1) Is there any special care required for your dogs during monsoons? It is best to walk your pets during the drier or sunny parts of the day. Avoid walking them when it is raining. If you have to walk them during the

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Efficiency Is The Key To The Byke Hotel

Thane’s best Business Hotel, The Byke Suraj Plaza is optimised towards giving guests the best result for the best costs. The point of business is efficiency. How do you get the best result while conserving both investment, and effort? Save Time, Save Money is the mantra of all great business leaders and it isn’t something that they choose to do at their convenience. It’s always there in play. Wasting either money or time (i.e. effort)

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Game Of Thrones – A Show More Contemporary Than We Realise

To understand the sweeping phenomena that is Game Of Thrones, one must acknowledge that Society and Entertainment mirror each other extensively. We all live in a modern Westeros, whether we like it or not. You often hear of movies and shows being ‘ahead of their times’ later becoming cult classics whispered with reverence. Scarface was one, Blade Runner another. Step over to Indian Cinema for example. During the 60’s and early 70’s, Rajesh Khanna ruled the

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For The Perfect Millennial Vacation

Family or Group holidays are always a blast. There’s long drives, late night conversation over bottles of alcohol and the picturesque beauty of your vacation spot. However, they need to be done right.   So what’s the first thing to take care of?  That’s right. The Accommodation. You got to know where you’re staying before planning out the rest of it. There are many hotels, motels, lodges, shacks and air bnb’s to check out in

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