Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

My first international birthday

Monday, August 24, 2009 9:59 No Comments

I turned 24 on 19th August 2009. And as is clear by the title of this post, there was something different about this birthday. Well, every birthday is special, but this was more so because it was my first birthday ever outside India. As usual, the first birthday wish call came from my Mom. But [...]

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When mis-information makes money..

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 8:00 No Comments

Stock investors are information-hungry because it is the percolation of information in the system that can make or break your wealth. But this incident displays that life is not too bad for mis-informed investors either!

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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 [...]

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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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Well, how to manage the dog?

Monday, September 22, 2008 19:20 No Comments

A dog in IIMA seems to be providiing the would-be managers a first-hand experience at managing dogs. A friend informs that it’s been caught 2-3 days back though.

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A Nineteen to be cautious about..

Saturday, July 5, 2008 1:58 No Comments

Sent by Tarun (my batchmate at IIT Delhi, and my very good friend): Nineteen words that don’t belong in your resume A nice and useful article. All the more special for me (why?). If you know me personally, you most probably are/should be aware of what the number 19 means to me. [[I have not [...]

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A conversation I had with my friend..

Thursday, February 14, 2008 5:04 No Comments

He : I really like the mails u sendMe : I really send the mails I likeHe : I really like the ans to my commentMe : I really like the comment to my answerHe : Ha ha ha Good One!!Me: Can we go foreverHe: Would have wanted to

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Must read !

Tuesday, January 22, 2008 8:36 No Comments

Just go through this “We regret to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, the publication of The Astrological Magazine will cease with the December 2007 issue.” Can you appreciate what I am trying to show here?

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Poor Rediff !

Friday, January 18, 2008 10:07 1 Comment

Need I say more?

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