Monthly Archives: December 2006

Seven is a lucky number

Just got this lovely New Year’s Card and thought it worth sharing.

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Ruins at Ranthambhore

The Road to Ranthambhore – part one of our trip to the Fort

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Three books with one post

I promised to go through the books I purchased this year, as I did last year, but got caught up in aimlessly lying around, munching on taro chips and occasionally napping. Too bad, I know. So here’s my attempt to … Continue reading

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Am I banned in the blogosphere?

I find that I cannot comment on a single typepad hosted account – [tried unsuccessfully on Grant McCracken’s, Shel Israel’s, Barry Ritholz’, Evelyn’s] but at least I can still post on my own typepad hosted blog. WordPress is worse, cannot … Continue reading

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A fresh look at Wal-Mart

"About 35-40 percent of fruits and vegetables rot in transit in India due to transport delays and inadequate cold storage. That also means lost money for farmers," said Harsh Bahadur, CEO of Metro India. Reading this article on the troubles … Continue reading

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Jugaad – Diesel irrigation pump powered vehicle

photo credit via flickr member free spirit 1 And from jugad blog, Visitors to Punjab and western Uttar Pradesh are intrigued by the presence of a contraption that looks like an unseemly marriage of a tractor-trolley- bullock cart with a … Continue reading

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Absolute Zero – The Zed List

Suddenly online long enough to notice that I’ve been linked to like crazy, then realized I was prolly one of the first blogs linked to in the Z list meme that’s been surfing the blogosphere and thus spread virally by … Continue reading

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