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Flag Hoisting at the DC’s Bungalow

One of the drawbacks of studying at a boarding school is that one is condemned to rising at the crack of dawn for the rest of one’s life, even on Sundays and other holidays. 2,238 more words

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The Pushkar Paradox

Pushhhhh-kan’t-stand-it… Pushhhh-kill-me-now… Pushhhhh-me-off-the-ghat…

…just some friendly nicknames given to one of the holiest cities in all of India, carved from the sharp wit of one of my recent travel-partners-in-crime. 742 more words

How do you survive at 49 in a country where everyone else is 25?

A Guy Growing Old In A Country Growing Young, by Desmond Macedo

In April 2013, when Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar was accused of links with arms dealers, he rubbished the allegations as ‘baseless, scurrilous, unfounded and ludicrous, with the sole intention of besmirching my personal integrity, reputation and competence’. 1,716 more words

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India’s Youth: Demographic Dividend or Demographic Liability?

In a recent news item I read that India has close to 5 Crores (50 million) youth who are unemployed. Read this article to see this alarming trend: … 315 more words


Elections 2014: Why Modi?

Akin to many I belong to the community that ‘Like’ Narendrabhai Damodardas Modi! I belong to that section which strongly backs his candidature for the post of Prime Minister of India and cannot tolerate a word/statement to be made against Modi. 658 more words

‘dod’ Mumbai Local Story - India’s Future (Final Part)

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It was 8:53 am and the local reached Kurla. There was a mass exodus of people from the local, as most of them were working in the BKC, Bandra Kurla Complex, which was not far from this station. 640 more words


Indira Gandhi or Indira Nooyi: What appeals to Voter of today!

A lot has been debated, discussed, said, attributed on the outcome of the just concluded Elections to the four key States of India in which Bharatiya Janata Party has emerged victorious. 532 more words