Monthly Archives: February 2012

Journey to India’s far east – Silchar

Why computer science and information technology? But … Sir I always wanted to be a software engineer? Let’s see what is left for you? Are you willing to go to Gurdaspur? What? Chemical Engineering? WTF? Gurdaspur, almost Pakistan? The place … Continue reading

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More Notes on Blogging, Writing & Beyond

I thought I will write a deceptive introduction to this post, if not readers it will at least draw visitors. So, is this a post that promises to teach you all how to be a successful writer? No. Is this … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene

Pages: 240 pages Publisher: Penguin I bought this book for the phrase whisky priest, expecting account of an alcoholic priest, but to my reading delight it turned out to be more than what I expected. It is a story of … Continue reading

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Book Review-The Blue Bedspread by Raj Kamal Jha

The Blue Bedspread by Raj Kamal Jha Pages: 240 pages Publisher: Picador The novel starts with an unnamed character receiving a call about the death of his sister. His sister has died leaving a child behind. The child is entrusted … Continue reading

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कुछ खो से गएँ हैं

हिंदी में मेरी पहली रचना है, असुविधा के लिए खेद है | 😀 *** कुछ खो से गएँ हैं सपनो का वोह कतरा कहीं छुट सा गया है कहते थे सब, इस राह पे चलो राह अच्छी है ये उन … Continue reading

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A Journey through Rogue Lands and its Bahubalis

This post is part of Migrations – Reservations – Observations along with A Train to Howrah *** Not even in my weirdest dreams I imagined myself waking up one fine day in the bank of the Ganges, asking for direction, where I will … Continue reading

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No Blogging. Some Reasons.

It’s a week since I posted here last and it feels like I have been here was a long time ago. “Long, long ago, there was a guy named … who blogged and then he didn’t, for a week, he … Continue reading

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