East Or West
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.East Or West ??

Reading an article about the ongoing and upcoming fashion weeks, I chanced upon the changing trends around the world. We Indians have an interesting habit of criticizing our own things and blindly praising everything that comes from the west. Be it the food, dressing style, way of living or culture. …

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M.K Gandhi needs a good PR agent in 21st century
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M.K Gandhi needs a good PR agent in 21st century

We are not heading to any moral values peril. We are not a doomed generation. And we also love our country. Yet most of us dislike Mahatma Gandhi. I have observed a trend of growing dislike for Mahatma Gandhi in my generation. Majority of discontent arises from the fact that …

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The perfect revenge.

he year was 1999, place was kargil district and operation vijay (kargil war) was at its pinnacle. With 527 soldiers killed, 1363 wounded and 2 fighter jets lost to the rain of bullets and rocket launchers, the Indian army was in a tight spot. In a small town named Drass …

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Congratulations for facing Quarter Life or a Mid-twenties Crisis

Guneet passed out college, got a job, and began his life outside the comforts of college life. Nihar, his college buddy was still struggling for a job and a secure life. There were days he envied Guneet’s life, and his success. His parents constantly compared him to Guneet, and Nihar …

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Chai and Shaadi
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Chai and Shaadi

There is a nearly fatal addiction in masala chai. Before you realize, you have succumbed to its charms and delightful arousing flavor. I am a slave to this tropical beverage. And it’s imperative that I experiment continuously with new flavors. Yet, after so many experiments, I have come to realize …

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Watch out for a LOGO
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Watch out for a LOGO

Every great enterprise is driven by passion and values. The idea behind that passion and values are portrayed in their Logo-a modern version of their family Identity. Times ago a logo was merely a representation of a large corporate empire like APPLE Inc half bitten APPLE or a Tri-star of MERCEDES to a “RR of Rolls Royce, but …

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How serious are we on plagiarism?

With Time and CNN suspending their columnist for plagiarism charges, many newspapers have printed articles with their reporters speaking out on this. Some papers have even dedicated an entire page to plagiarism, not in journalism, but plagiarism among students.  The articles speak a lot on how students should refuse copying …

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Bachelor Party?

The heading force-feeds images of booze flowing, incessant banter, loud chortles and some serious strutting. But very different to all of it, I had a bachelor party yesterday. Having moved into a new apartment with a barren kitchen, the chef in me wriggled uneasily night after night. My taste buds …

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Harshy Ka Dabba
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Harshy Ka Dabba

Yesterday I did something maybe I shouldn’t have done… Stood observing kids as they came out from school after a long day heading towards their sweet little homes. I had a long task-list in mind, but those moments I spent observing them helped me go far away from everything. The …

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The Men in White
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The Men in White

Yes, The Men in White. We have Men in Black, Men in Blue (The Indian cricket team) and other colored men. But, MiW, these men are different. They have connections, are powerful, rich. Almost everything. In short, these guys are living the Indian dream, if there is any. They are …

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