Those known for running cartels run Indian cricket. Why would they run it better?
Having ghost written speeches for a cross-section of “leaders” in Indian business and government, I can attest that it’s a mug’s game. The brief, if you get really lucky, is a one-liner. Normal service for a speechwriter is something like this: ‘Hola LatAm! India-Nicaragua Partnership’. Two-sodding-thousand words on India’s friendship […]
Over the last five years or so, I have spent a small fortune on fountain pens. Few other expenditures have given me greater pleasure, or indulgences that have had a more civilizing effect. My passion for ink pens had a starting point in a minor feud (that continues to this day) with […]