More blasts in Lahore and Karachi. At this point, I’ve stopped asking friends in Pakistan if they and everyone they know are fine. It just seems superfluous.

A businessman from Uttar Pradesh harassed by a BSP MLA sought permission from the President to be euthanized. Yes, euthanized.

In Maharashtra, a senior government officer conducted a raid on the petrol and diesel adulteration mafia. He was burnt to death.


Meanwhile, I’m going out to admire the color of the sky and flowers. I’m told life is beautiful.