Category Archives: Blogs

Dating A Banker? Anonymous?

This is just fantastic. Dabagirls.com or Dating A Banker Anonymous Girls. More at the NY Times. Given the recession, gloomy financial forecasts, tight purse strings, disappearing purses, pink slips, dirty linen and all of that – this is pop-ethnography at … Continue reading

7 Comments

Filed under Blogs, Funny, Marketplace and All Things Current

Gay Desi

Drumroll. Introducing Gaysifamily.com. Where Gaysi = Gay Desi. Broom is the editor for the blog, and it’s already fantastic!

1 Comment

Filed under Blogs

B for Budapest!

Budapest is beautiful. The GV Summit is on in the city, and as always there’s a huge crowd of bloggers, cyber activists and the lot from all over the world. It’s an amazing experience, to walk around the room, trying … Continue reading

3 Comments

Filed under Blogs, Global Voices, Photographs, Travel

The all new and shiny Global Voices

I said GlobalVoices had something up its sleeves. And it’s out for the world to see. Announcing all new, shiny, wonderful, (so much more readable) GV.

1 Comment

Filed under Blogs, Global Voices

An update on GV

Am really happy with the way the South Asia pages for Global Voices are shaping up. In recent times, we’ve had Mathy cover the Tamil Blogosphere, Ujjwal Acharya on Nepal’s blogs, Amit Gupta on the Hindi Blogosphere. And the latest … Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under Blogs, Global Voices

Shoes for Mad Momma’s Baby Shower

The wonderful Mad Momma is being thrown an online baby shower. We could give her the baby-themed story, but this wonderful pair of kimono shoes (?) found on flickr are far more appropriate. May the baby be as bright and … Continue reading

9 Comments

Filed under Blogs, Random Links

Inheriting Colombo

While doing the daily roundups for Global Voices today, I chanced upon this lovely post at the The Lolly DJ on a grandfather who landed in Sri Lanka 65 years ago. The piece is so well-written and goes well with … Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under Blogs, Global Voices, History and Monuments, Random Links, South Asia