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Lessons From Nairobi From An Indian Regular To Westgate Mall

On 18th of August 2013, I left India to my new destination Nairobi, Kenya (Capital city). I was buzzing with excitement to be in a new country. The place as it should had been had been very exciting. The job, colleagues, people, culture etc of this country is wonderful. It’s a very beautiful country and life here is surrounded by lot of greenery on all sides. My workplace is also super nice. People here are

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Featured Generation Y Technology Top

Supplier Network Behind The New Boeing Dreamliner

The supply chain behind the in-development Boeing’s Dreamliner (787) has found itself in the news circle right from the time of its revelation. After almost 2 years of delay in its commercial launch, many are now convicting the structure of 787′s supply chain for its problems. 787 has about 50 suppliers from United States and the rest of world. To make a 787 fly, Boeing needs to accumulate ready to assemble parts to its factory

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Cricket Featured Sports Top

And India Won The Inaugural World T20

As Misbah moved a little to his right to loft the ball over fine leg and the ball soared in the air, I realised I was a second away from mentally freezing, like a lot of Indians did in 1985, when Miandad won the game against us with a six( that too shielding a number 11 batsman). As the ball’s trajectory followed gravity, I closed my eyes, took a deep breath, put my fingers on

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Bollywood Featured Movie Review Top

#TheLunchbox: The Wrong Train Taking You To The Right Place

That The Lunchbox would be a good film, was never in doubt when I booked my ticket. ( One can sense these things.) But how good, and in what ways good were the questions in my mind.  Well first thing first, the film is every inch as good as it is being made out to be.  So that gets  ‘ How good’ out of the way. Now to ‘ In what ways’ good… Everyone to

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Crime Featured Opinion Top

दंगा महोत्सव- 2013! हर-हर गंगे, दंगे ही दंगे

हर-हर गंगे, दंगे ही दंगे। खुदा का जलवा, बलवा ही बलवा। जो इन आवाज़ों से घबराता है, इन आवाज़ो के ख़िलाफ आवाज़ उठाता है, वह सच्चा भारतीय नहीं हैं, क्योंकि यही आवाज़ें हमारी असली रवायत हैं, हमारी सांस्कृतिक पहचान है। जिस तरह स्पेन में टमैटिनो है, बुल फाइटिंग है, फ्रांस में वाइन फेस्टिवल है, ब्रिटेन में हैलोवीन है, उसी तरह भारत में दंगे हैं। याद कीजिये आज से पच्चीस-तीस साल पुराना वक्त, जब भारत अंतरराष्ट्रीय

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Crime Featured Rape Top

#It’sMyFault (Too)!!! Review Of The #AllIndiaBakchod Video On Rapes

With the rising sexual crimes against women rampant in India, followed by wide media coverage over these issues, it’s always disheartening to hear a string of hateful (and downright stupid) annotations against women, especially about the victims. There is zero respect and tact when it comes to dealing with issues of sexual violence. In the wake of the recent sexual assaults on women, a group of stand-up comedians who call themselves “All India Bakchod” have

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Environment Featured Globalisation Top

Globalization: Green Or Not

There has been an extended debate over globalization being good for building strong economies or not.  Our future however is not all about building prosperous economies, but reducing the rate at which we are unsympathetically impacting the planet. Globalization plays a key role in both, greening our planet and the unfortunate opposite. On one hand, globalization is enabling manufacturing companies to transfer greener technologies and products throughout the globe but on the other, it is

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Entertainment Featured Movie Review Top

Movie Review: Phata Poster Nikla Hero: A Ruined Script With No Saving Grace

Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Illeana D Cruz, Padmini Kolhapure. Direction: Raj Kumar Santoshi. Introduction: The director is famous for his love for tandoori chicken, it seems he wrote this movie while eating a really bad one. Plot: The protagonist wants to be an actor (suits him best), his mother wants him to be s police officer (writers have run out of ideas), eventually he is mistaken to be a cop and how the film unfolds is

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Featured Generation Y Love Top

How Love Dies In A Relationship – 1

Love is a heavenly feeling that a human have no control over. A relationship is just a practice of maintaining feelings like love, care etc with changing time and age. Love is something that comes from your heart and relationship is the ultimate outcome of feelings and commitment, which society measures between each other. I have a friend who is recently married to his long time girlfriend. Before marriage he was really confused on whether

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Architecture Arts Featured Top

Baroda Architecture: Semblance Of Modernity: 3

Besides a great patron of art, architecture, theatre and music, Sayajirao was considered to be a great connoisseur of art. Connoisseurship is practiced by the connoisseur with a context of past and present attributions by scholars, professionals and collectors, in short within an art world and within history.[1] As a connoisseur he examined the quality of work of art by making their visual discrimination and constantly made aware himself by equating the work of art

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