Mahesh  Verma

    Trivial Travails

    Mahesh has been in Oman for almost 25 years. He worked with the State Bank of India group, Banque Indo Suez, BankMuscat and Merrill Lynch before starting Trinity Investments. Why Trinity? Apparently because of the three women in his life... his wife and two daughters! You can contact him at

Eventful fortnight
    March 17, 2010

Oh, what a fortnight it has been....

Camp Kolkata….
    March 6, 2010

This one is from Camp Kolkata….The entourage with the cardiologist in tow reached here on Feb 15, and in true Bollywood style, was met by a team of doctors inside the immigration area.

The artery block
    February 17, 2010

In last fortnight’s column, I had written of my writer’s block…then Vandana, my wife decided to upstage me and went and had an artery block…no, it’s not a joke and it’s definitely not funny!

Writer’s Block
    February 3, 2010

I seem to have writers’ block…those of you who have been to Kolkata need not confuse this with the Writer’s Block there! However, my block is better than theirs, because there you can go past that red building where all matters of state take place.

Where have all the young ones gone?
    January 20, 2010

With due apologies to Pete Seeger…