Month: July 2013

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Buongiorno Milano

Since Anna Shetty was travelling to Milan  with Wow Dinga who was still to little to be travelling on is own, I decided to accompany them on the way. And it proved to be a judicious decision because travelling these days has truly become  night mare. With constant security checks, forms to fill, planes to …

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when Mumbai was Bombay

This afternoon while going through my mail box, I came across a very interesting link which I’d like to share. Ever since Bombay became Mumbai things have got steadily worse. My mother in law tells me stories of how she used to fall asleep lulled by the waves beating against the shore. And no, her …

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A Pin Prick

I saw I Learnt “Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all the ways you can. In all the places you can. At all the times you can. To all the people you can. As long as ever you can.” John Wesley Being good and doing the right thing …

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The first step

It had been raining quite consistently now and it seems to have affected my internet connection.  At least that is the excuse my ISP has given for the highly temperamental and erratic service. So I’ve had no option but to take thid first step to activating my blog via Mobile. I will now definitely have …

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Much ado about Modi

These days it is hard to take a stand in Indian Politics. Frankly with everyone just interested in dotting their i’s and crossing their t’s, it is difficult to say something without it being analysed to the last molecule to find out what was the intent of the person voicing that opinion. A case in …

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Telegraphy in India RIP

Today is the last day this grand old building will send out a telegram for the service of the Telegraph Department will be stopped. I wonder what it will deal with though? Long, long ago when Colaba Causeway abounded with Hippies and the fumes of Hash over powered the fumes of petrol, the CTO used …