Is Pphubbing ruining your relationship?

  The evolution of cell phones has revolutionized the way we communicate. On one hand, communication has never been so easier, accessible and cheaper as it’s been with cell phone evolution but, on the other hand, the same cell phone has been the factor affecting relationships. The way to be in touch has been theContinue reading “Is Pphubbing ruining your relationship?”

Social Media + Big Data = College Admission

A good start of an article or a blog post should straight away take readers directly to the content. However, for this post, I’m not following this basic rule of writing since the story I’m going to tell is completely nontraditional in all worldly sense. Before I even come to the point let me throwContinue reading “Social Media + Big Data = College Admission”

Indian Education – Not scoring enough, are we?

(Pic Source: HT) How do you feel looking at this picture? This picture was taken at an examination centre in Vaishali, Bihar. If you’re an Indian, you’re familiar with such kind of situations, some as extreme as this and some little less extreme. However, one thing very common during the months of March to MayContinue reading “Indian Education – Not scoring enough, are we?”

We are all Monkeys

We are all Monkeys “Nobody ever saw a dog make a fair and deliberate exchange of one bone for another with another dog. Nobody ever saw one animal by its gestures and natural cries signify to another, this is mine, that yours; I am willing to give this for that.”  –  Adam Smith Two monthsContinue reading “We are all Monkeys”

“Uh uh uh… I didn’t hear you wash your hands.”

“Uh uh uh… I didn’t hear you wash your hands.” Recently, I saw Indian Government ad for teaching kids the proper technique of hand washing, which reminded me a scene of the movie Jackie brown, where Samuel Jackson says those words to Robert foster who was leaving the washroom. Hand Wash, a simple yet oftenContinue reading ““Uh uh uh… I didn’t hear you wash your hands.””

No to “no religion”

No to “no religion” Recently I met a friend after a long time, let’s call him Patel. We both spent our teenage years together, then spent our adult hood in different countries and now we met again in India. If you live a large amount of time away from your family, society and country; thereContinue reading “No to “no religion””

MOM??? But why???

MOM???   But why??? “The moment this mission was named MOM, I knew it would not disappoint. Moms never fail”. With these words, Indian Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi announced ISRO’s success in reaching Mars’ orbit on September 24, 2014. Who knew the prime minister is so good at PJs and yet a very effectiveContinue reading “MOM??? But why???”