Move the Needle.

Pre Pandemic Normal: You are not focused, you do so many things at the same time Moni. You have a … More

The Aborted Dream

The Great Indian Dream. Remembering Siddhartha Deb’s book out of which his chapter was smudged out in the Indian Edition. … More

Who is Arab?

We need a more productive definition of who belongs to the region in these radical times of pandemic peace.

Pick the Correct Fights

The chatter in the Singaporean Digital Public Sphere of residency and visa categories is vociferous bordering viscous, legit keeping the … More

Reading Hadrami Diasporas

Reading Ulrike Freitag on Hadrami Diaspora in the Indian Ocean. Her podcast with @Ahmed_Yaqoub is excellent. My book project trudges … More