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I gave up my perfect Google-charmed life in the US to move back home to India

I am what they call a “US Return.” After more than a decade of living in the United States, I moved back to India for good. 1,241 more words

More Indian than Most Indians

Is it just me or are NRIs more Indian than most Indians living in India? I mean while my fellow NRIs are busy enrolling themselves in carnatic vocal, violin, mandolin AND keyboard lessons (because where I’m from, pursuit of one art only is simply unsatisfactory, you see), our metropolitan Indian counterparts are busy enrolling themselves in salsa, western drums and electric guitar lessons. 594 more words

Daily Life

Impounding of Passport

Pendency of criminal case against the holder of passport would not automatically result in impounding of his passport and the mere fact that certain conditions specified in Section 10(3) of the Passport Act, on the basis of which a passport can be impounded, subsists in a given case cannot by itself result in impounding of passport automatically and once the Passport Authority, in his wisdom, chooses to exercise his discretion in the said direction as to whether on account of pendency of such criminal case, the passport in question should be impounded or not, then, at the said point of time, the Passport Officer should apply his mind looking into the nature of the criminal cases that have been lodged/initiated against the individual and further if a passport is not impounded, then there are possibilities that the incumbent would not at all face the criminal cases. 88 more words

Criminal Law

6 | Probably just PVS*ing

Disclaimer: This is going to be one mother of a rant

I’ve been single for a while now, but I have noticed a new restlessness. I mean, I’ve  643 more words

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Malayalam cinema in the Gulf: Defining a new era in entertainment

Time was when the large expatriate community of Indians from the southern states had little options to watch the latest movies in their languages here in the UAE. 966 more words

3 | Guest Post: Rice and other drugs

Disclaimer: Varkeychan enjoys using strong and very vivid language

‘A bird will always use another bird’s feathers to feather its own nest.’

White powder disturbingly reminiscent of cocaine covers the kitchen counter. 1,357 more words

Indian

Now non-residents can purchase convertible notes issued by Indian Startup Companies

FEM (TRANSFER OR ISSUE OF SECURITY BY A PERSON RESIDENT OUTSIDE INDIA) (FIFTEENTH AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS, 2016 – AMENDMENT IN REGULATION 2 AND INSERTION OF REGULATION 6D… 586 more words

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