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Gautrain - Bringing Johannesburg and the World a Little Closer

As travellers with Indian passports, K and I have to apply for visas to most countries. In addition to being an extra expense, getting visas is time consuming, requires advance planning, organising a ton of paperwork, queuing up at visa offices, not to mention the added suspense of whether the visa has been granted or not.  465 more words

My Travelogue

Liverpool and City "ridiculous" in their valuation of Sterling

Photo: telegraph.co.uk

Over the past few weeks it has grown increasingly difficult to tell which of Liverpool and Manchester City is smoking the stronger good stuff. 674 more words

Football

Quote Lovers' Challenge - Day One

“I’ve learned that making a ‘living’ is not the same thing as ‘making a life’.” – Maya Angelou

A few days ago, I was nominated by Vonita Buirski, of… 83 more words

Just Musings

Neymar "showboating" criticisms unfair

Sometimes, it makes sense to just shut up and take it like a man no matter how painful it is, to avoid further embarrassment. Unfortunately, not everybody is capable of this, as shown by the actions of the Athletic Bilbao players in the Copa Del Rey final against Barcelona. 597 more words

Football

Chicharito not good enough for top teams

In today’s football, it’s hard to find players that are genuinely liked by the majority of fans– team and opposition supporters alike. Andrea Pirlo is a name that quickly comes to mind when thinking about the handful of players that fit this bill. 631 more words

BPL

A Candid Conversation - Xenophobia

For the past week or so, South Africa has been marred by violence of the homegrown variety – not terrorists, not international, but violence by South Africans towards their friendly neighbours and brothers from Botswana, Namibia, Nigeria, Mozambique, etc., who have been living in South Africa for years, trying to seek better lives against all odds. 297 more words

Just Musings

Five Things I love About Joburg

Moving to Joburg from India was not an easy decision – not with all negativity surrounding it. Chat forums, expat articles and news reports painted a city that was dark, full of crime and dangerous. 591 more words

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