Fiction

We have sinned-Part 7

Started at (K)nighted Men-Part 1 Contd from Spoiling a perfect plan-Part 6 "Mr. Malhotra, a simple background check shall reveal to us where you were on the night of the murder.. I mean suicide, if you want to call it that. So I suggest we drop the charades, in words...

Spoiling a perfect plan-Part 6

Started at (K)nighted Men-Part 1 Contd from What choice did he have- Part 5 "Sudha, think again. Are you sure you absolutely made no mistake?" he asked again, this time with a hint of desperation rather anger in his voice. *** It was raining outside. The soft rap of...

What choice did he have- Part 5

Started at (K)nighted Men-Part 1 Contd from No more charades-Part 4 She stared back at him. The softer tones of his face could still be visible on the hint of lines here and there. The lilting eyelashes mocking his sterner ways. What had he done to extract this...

No more charades-Part 4

Started at (K)nighted Men-Part 1 Contd from He dies a natural death-Part 3 "Ahha. Now we have a case! Ram Lal wrap up the report and send the body to postportem," and with these words Salim sauntered out of the room. *** The photograph was missing. But the note...

He dies a natural death-Part 3

Started at (K)nighted Men-Part 1 Contd from Many ways than one-Part 2 "Barkhudar woh chai ayee," he suddenly shouted out. *** "He dies a natural death." The message stared back at him. The barking dog outside, now reduced to a whimper. And the now rather reticent...