Reminiscence Of An Old Soldier— 4

H Bhuban Singh Read | Part 1 |Part 2 |Part 3 | 61. At the end of the inspection, the General and his entourage settled down at Officers’ Mess with pre-lunch mugs of beer and gin with lime cordial. Young 2/Lt. Gopal Singh could not resist the temptation to tell his Commanding Officer that his name was really Gopal, not Gulab. The old man called Gopal to a quiet corner at the end of the bar and with...

Reminiscence Of An Old Soldier— 3

H Bhuban Singh Read | Part 1 |Part 2 |Part 4 | 61. At the end of the inspection, the General and his entourage settled down at Officers’ Mess with pre-lunch mugs of beer and gin with lime cordial. Young 2/Lt. Gopal Singh could not resist the temptation to tell his Commanding Officer that his name was really Gopal, not Gulab. The old man called Gopal to a quiet corner at the end of the bar and with...

Meiteis And Jews

Martial Meiteis “If one goes jogging in the morning, he can cross Israel in one-and-half hour right across the middle from the West Bank to the Mediterranean. It can be cut into two. And therefore we will not leave the West Bank in any situation”. Recently a column of an English writer, in The Telegraph reminds me of a day in Poona University sometime in 1981/2. One of our Professors whose specialty...