Monthly Archives: June 2011

Radio makes us happier than the TV

Tuning in to the good old radio makes people happier and gives them higher energy levels than watching TV or browsing the Internet, a new study has found. The link above takes you to a page on the BBC website … Continue reading

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Wheels on Wheels

Last weekend, I went to Ratnagiri with a couple of friends. We drove over NH 17, all the way from Mumbai to Hatkhamba. This is one of the best times to drive on this road. The route goes up and … Continue reading

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Tere Ghar Ke Samne in the eyes of a frenchman

A few days ago, I had written about my most favorite movie, Tere Ghar Ke Samne. It was quite well received and I did get many comments from readers on the post and on my facebook page. Little did I … Continue reading

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It’s good to forget

As I had mentioned in, Recruitment lessons from Mangoes…, I am a regular reader of the column Speaking Tree in the Times of India. Reading it in the morning is a great way to start my day. Maulana Wahiduddin Khan … Continue reading

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Time turner

As I had written in one of my past post on Pensieve, Harry Potter books really transport you to the magical world. Unlike many other cases, The movies based on the books do full justice to the books. Today, Mayura … Continue reading

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Indian case study method

Who would believe mythology has anything to do with business? Well, Kishore Biyani, the CEO of the Future group, does. And so he has a “Chief Belief Officer” in Devdutt Pattanaik. I first came across him through a video link … Continue reading

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But are nurtured here…

Today is my 26th wedding anniversary. It doesn’t seem so. The time has just flown. It seems only yesterday that I proposed to Geeta and she eagerly accepted. What a great ride it has been. We have gone thru thick … Continue reading

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