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My First Field Visit

This morning, packed in a van with 7 others, I set off for my first day of field training.

Yesterday, we had our theoretical training on how to conduct the ASER Survey in the field. 554 more words

Indian-origin software industry veteran Ajei Gopal named CEO of US firm ANSYS

The Indian Express |  PTI | New York | Published:August 30, 2016 |

Ajei Gopal, 54 will become the CEO of Pennsylvania-based ANSYS with effect from January 1 next year. 402 more words


The Namesake – Jhumpa Lahiri

I’m sure you’ve all heard of this book by now or at least have seen the movie with Tabu, Irfan Khan, and Kal Penn (sorry, but Bollywood actors get first billing). 341 more words


Dada's Massive Stamp Collection and USPS' First-Ever Diwali Forever Stamp

My grandfather was an avid stamp collector. He’d cringe every time my younger brother and I would go anywhere near his massive stamp collection. We were told not to remove stamps from their original condition or leave any fingerprints behind. 602 more words

A Letter To "In-Denmark-Anu"

I know that these letters are usually done the other way around; a letter to a younger self or sibling, informing her of the lessons you have learned. 759 more words