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Vaibhav Anand

Alumni | FMS Delhi (Since 1954)

13 Stories

Five Books You Need To Read To Understand The Gandhi Family And Congress

Ram Guha laments in his magnificent - "India After Gandhi" that any history after Independence is seen as 'sociology' or 'political science' by Indian historians, which clearly is a fallacy. All history is history. Since the Congress (and by extension: the Gandhi family) ruled India for most of its post-independence

Rahul Gandhi doing things

To my utter surprise (and eventual delight), I discovered that there is now an official "Rahul Gandhi" Facebook page. Also (not) surprisingly the page has a zillion funny photos of Rahul Gandhi. The middle aged youth leader fails miserably in looking anywhere close to serious in his pictures. But then

How to survive the CAT

This is a story from seven years ago... when CAT was still a pen and paper exam... and when the number of CAT aspirants was growing (and not degrowing) at a double digit rate. This is the story of CAT 2008... more specifically my CAT 2008.I’ll try to make this

The “Book Bucket” Challenge

Thanks to all the people who inundated my Facebook timeline by bathing with their clothes on or telling the world the most pretentious books they could think of, that they had read. Without Facebook, I would not have known my friends needed a bath so badly or were so well