Category Archives: Country Affairs

India’s Got A Driving Problem

Anybody that has driven or been driven in India know that it is not a pleasant experience. Heck, just being on an Indian road or street can be a highly stressful experience. Personally, I detest driving on India’s roads and … Continue reading

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Why Indian Mom And Pop Stores Deserve To Close Down

The title of this post seems a tad too harsh, but how else would I make my point? Whenever there is any talk in the MSM (mainstream media) about encouraging foreign big chain retail stores or increasing the investment ratio … Continue reading

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Does McDonalds India serve egg in their mayonnaise?

A few days back, I was having a veggie burger from McDonalds when I wondered if the mayonnaise they served on their burger was made with eggs or without. Now, I’m a vegetarian, to be precise an ovo-lacto-vegetarian. Although I … Continue reading

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Is this the path to God?

A temple priest to a bunch of devotees at a random temple: Which ‘darshan’ would you like to prefer today: – Regular darshan of God’s idols from far away for Rs15/- in a very long queue? – Silver darshan from … Continue reading

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Greenlands junction needs help!

Say “Peak Time” in the morning and the Greenlands junction is jammed half-way on the bridge, with traffic crawling like snails on the road on a lazy rainy day, dodging vehicles negotiating a right turn from the leftmost lane on … Continue reading

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Dignigied response to the Ayodhya verdict.

On the Thursday of 30th Sep’10, the nation rose to a tension filled morning, not sure what trouble to expect to erupt at what time, with police and paramilitary literally locking down the nation in many sensitive area. At 4pm, … Continue reading

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GHMC redefines "Rectified" Part II. Fixes after RTI.

Update2: GHMC fixes it. See last image in this post. Update: Filed an RTI as of today – 15th July 2010 regarding this. This should get you rolling on the floor, laughing. GHMC recently replaced seriously dysfunctional traffic lights at … Continue reading

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