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Instructions in the Hall Ticket

March 9, 2014 by


My 9 year old son took this Hindi Exam Parichay, conducted by the Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha,  in the month of January. He was writing an exam for the first time in his life. He goes to a local Hindi Class and the teacher gave him the hall ticket. He brought it home and […]

My first encounter

February 27, 2014 by


It was just another day at work and we were on our break when we started pulling each other’s leg. Coincidentally it was the very same day I joined the company three years back and I was reminiscing an incident from that day. I joined as a fresher and I knew neither the head nor […]

‘Important Mail’ in Software Industry

February 26, 2014 by


A ‘High-Priority-Mail’ is something that always travels from your inbox to everyone in the globe, escalated to at least 3 levels, spanning more than 2 weeks and spoiling peace-of-mind, only to end up with the person sitting right next to you, finally giving the correct reply.

Weight tracker on your mobile

October 26, 2013 by


A couple of my friends checked their weights on a weighing machine. Both of them were very satisfied with what they saw. One of them mentioned to the other, “maybe you should have a Weight App on your mobile phone”. The other responded without thinking, “Oh, you can load the app, stand on the mobile […]

Is Joe alright?

September 26, 2013 by


My family was out visiting a series of Marriages and Grihaprevesham’s and I was left alone at home with just our dog, Joe. They were out for about 4 days and I had to manage my dining, either cook myself or buy something and eat. Though I wanted to cook myself my culinary skills weren’t […]

Advice to a wrong person

August 24, 2013 by


There was guy whose house was leaking during the rain. One of his friends asked, “Hey, you have leakage inside your house, why don’t you seal it?”. He replied, “Now, it is not possible to seal it as it is raining”. His friend said, “Ok, then seal it when it stops raining”. He replied “Oh, […]

He came up with my idea!

August 17, 2013 by


I know a person who was participating in a content on ‘tall tales’. He asked me for some suggestions. I told him a tall tale that I had made up based on some conversations with another friend of mine. He liked the tale, he made some modifications to it and went on to win the […]