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Twitter can answer if you are happy or sad

New York, Apr 27 : Do you acumen happy individuals in your neighbourhood are? The solution lies in Twitter, say laptop scientists together with an Indian-American research worker who have developed an algorithmic program to observe life satisfaction on Twitter. 6 more words

Interpreter of Maladies, by Jhumpa Lahiri

Jhumpa Lahiri has been one of my favorite authors ever since I read “The Namesake”, so I was thrilled to learn that her debut book, … 814 more words

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The New Generation Struggle

We live in a world of modernization. Of growth. Of independence. That’s no secret to anyone in this day and age. But what may come as a surprise to some, is just how prevalent old thoughts from years gone by still are. 1,062 more words

Indian-American (Mukund Venkatakrishnan) wins US Engineering Fair

News Today | Tuesday, 12 April 2016 | Press Trust of India |

Houston: A 16-year-old Indian-American boy has created a low-cost hearing aid costing USD 60 to help those who cannot afford expensive devices. 410 more words


Book Review: Before We Visit The Goddess

” What is it about children? An old need twisted in Sabitri’s chest. Protect, protect.”

A friend recently told me about an American colleague’s reaction to her mother’s six month long visit. 713 more words

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Everything I Learned About Myself From Wandering Around India

The next day, a friend’s driver, a handsome and chatty young man called Senthil, drove me around Ooty. Outside the botanical gardens, with no helpful rules or government huts or Toda costume-uniforms, I found it hard to identify a Toda. 1,533 more words