Archive for October, 2008

The £50 expresso !

Thursday, October 30, 2008 11:21 No Comments

I wonder who was the first one ever to try processing and consuming something like this! I’m sure he/she was not out looking for this. Having said that, I wonder wtf he was up to when he accidentally made this discovery ??!! No one knows that what is passing through me has previously passed through [...]

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Life in the financial capital …

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 1:52 2 Comments

I think it is time to put on paper the feelings I’ve had inside me for some time now. And given the media attention Mumbai has been getting of late, I cannot think of a better time to write this post. I moved to Mumbai in July last year. I was highly relieved and excited [...]

This was posted under category: Bangalore, Irritation, Life, Moods, Mumbai, Opinion, Places, Work Tags: , , ,

Rediff does it again !

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 8:42 No Comments

Dear Rediff Team Being a widely used web portal of good repute, I do not see any reason why you should allow blunders like the following to happen, especially on the homepage! Moreover, earlier, I had observed this. A suffering surfer Pawan Jain

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Hired or Fired?

Friday, October 10, 2008 18:09 No Comments

“You’re fired !! “ “You’re hired !!” Do these phrases sound familiar? If the answer is yes, then you are most likely one of the two: A fan of Donald Trump‘s The Apprentice. Related to finance industry. Donald Trump made these words (hired and fired) somewhat common in my life, but at the end of [...]

This was posted under category: Amazement, Events, Lehman, Moods, News, Opinion, Work Tags: , , ,

Breathe-free !!

Thursday, October 2, 2008 5:19 3 Comments

(Photo courtesy Norfolk website) I hope it works.I hope this does not get away as just another enacted-but-hardly-implemented law. In an extra-ordinary development, I found the news channels flooding with a real breaking-news (yes, for a change, a real breaking news). I emphasize that bit because a real breaking news comes as a fresh change [...]

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