Monthly Archives: November 2010

Message from Ranjan

Hello all, Dad has been diagnosed with spondylosis as revealed earlier and has been advised one month of total abstinence from the computer, after which time the surgeon will review and then decide further course of action. So, you guys … Continue reading

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Indisposed

Hello all, for the last two weeks I have been unable to use the keyboard due to cervical spondyllosis. I hope to be abl eto resume blogging in a weeks time. This is also the same reason why I have … Continue reading

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Conditions.

Today’s Loose Bloggers’ Consortium topic “Conditions” has been chosen by Grannmar who must have an Ace up her sleeve with this topic as, it took me a long time to figure out just what to write. As I am wont … Continue reading

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What’s In A Name?

A lot it appears. I have just been guided to a really “interesting” piece of news. I shall refrain from commenting on the story itself but, shall share with you two stories from my past. When we were in Bangalore … Continue reading

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Tell It Like It Is.

My friend Bikehikebabe is the most straight foward, no nonsense friend that I have. She was like that even before she took a good look at me or heard me. Recently, she took a good long look at me and … Continue reading

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Why Did I Do That?

“The past is the tomorrow that got away.” -Leonard L. Levinson Today’s Loose Bloggers’ Consortium topic has been chosen by gaelikaa. I suppose that the intention behind the topic is to talk about those things that we did that we … Continue reading

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Modernity Invading India .

It is amazing how one learns about new things happening in India from sources from outside India. As my readers know that I am an avid follower of Thomas L Friedman. I have read all his books and read all … Continue reading

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Appearances.

It was my last night in London. I had flown in from Edinburgh in the morning, finished my work in London and caught up with my brother Barath in the evening. We decided to spend the last evening together having … Continue reading

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I Am A Libertarian.

Bikehikebabe, one of my regular readers and commentators, who has become a personal friend too thanks to Skype, sent me a quiz to determine where I would stand in the political and economic map. Though the quiz was addressed to … Continue reading

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