Monthly Archives: December 2011

Gratitude List , December 17, 2011.

This week too, three special people deserve to be acknowledged in this list for their presence in my life. They are all indispensable for me to live in the kind of comfort that I live in. The first, due to … Continue reading

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Act.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where twelve of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Grannymar. The eleven other bloggers who write regularly are, in alphabetical order, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie, Maria … Continue reading

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Undesirables – II

My earlier post Undesirables has received some interesting lists from a number of my regular readers. Instead of responding to each comment, please allow me to thank all of them in this post. The additions are fascinating and inevitably ring … Continue reading

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Our Government.

Some of my recent posts have been to express my disgust with the way our government and parliament has been functioning recently. A story going around the email world goes like this. It has become viral and during Christmas with … Continue reading

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Undesirables.

Nick in his blog nickhereandnow, has this very topical post on undesirables. I am in total agreement with him on the list of undesirables and just wish to add some more items to that list. Since I live in India, … Continue reading

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Insult To Parliament.

Head of the parliamentary panel on Lokpal bill and party spokesman Abhishek Singhvi of the Congress party claimed that the movement against corruption and the insistence on passing a Lokpal bill was an insult to our Parliament, I would like … Continue reading

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Chilli Chicken.

India has a vibrant but small population of ethnic Chinese. They are mostly settled in Calcutta in the tanning and footwear trade and have spread all over India as chefs and restaurateurs as well. The latter however offer Chinese cuisine … Continue reading

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Gratitude List – December 10, 2011.

There is a particular person in my life who has not yet featured in my gratitude list to the extent that she should. I wish to make amends for that neglect. It is not due to neglect or taking her … Continue reading

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Culture.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where twelve of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by yours truly. The eleven other bloggers who write regularly are, in alphabetical order, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie, … Continue reading

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Is It Remorse?

My regular readers would remember the first video I posted on my post “Two Forwards. The Guardian carries a report that the lady will spend time in prison. I quote from the report one portion that is intriguing. “Emma West, … Continue reading

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