Monthly Archives: September 2006

Vivek Wadhwa – ‘Are Indians the Model Immigrants?’

According to the 2000 Census, the median household income of Indians was $70,708-far above the national median of $50,046. The Census Bureau says that 63.9% of Indians over 25 hold at least a bachelor’s degree, compared with the national average … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Good Engineers And Scope Unlimited

Indians parents are crazy to see their children as engineers. For sometimes, it appeared there is going to be saturation soon in the demand. However, the success and growth rate of Indian IT and BPO sectors have kept the demand … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Euro-English”- One Day Some Hinglish

My friend OP Khanna keeps me on his regular mailing. OP was one who in early seventies went to Germany on an Indo-German scholarship. We were working in HM those days after IIT and had a lot of dreams. He … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

And Nightmare At Home Over

Boys gave the finishing touches and completed the painting work. The dirty work went on for over a month from rakshabandhan to this day when Yamuna is fasting for Jiyutiya. It was troubled time for us. We hardly went out … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Jimutabahan (Jiyutiya) Today- Mothers fast For Male Child

Yamuna is fasting today for long life, prosperity, and trouble free life of her sons and grandsons. Some women in some region of rural Bihar fast to get a male child too, if they don’t have one. Naturally, the modern … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Smarter Younger Generation’s Unique Involvement

Many years ago, I was traveling to my hometown, Sasaram in Purushottam Express. As a habit, when I was nearing Sasaram, I went near the gate and started seeing outside. I never knew some of the young co passengers were … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Resurgent West Bengal- is it real?

Many a times, I try to forget the bitter experiences of the past and start thinking very positive about West Bengal. But I don’t know why something happens soon enough and my opinion gets in reverse gear again. The amount … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

India As The Factory of The World- Prospects

It is only manufacturing and that too if it expands in all corners of India up to the rural inhabitants that India can get in to the status of developed country. The large domestic market will be the main attraction … Continue reading

Posted in industry, manufacturing | Leave a comment

On Teacher’ Days- Can We Vow To Respect Our Teachers?

I come from a teacher’s family. My grandfather was teacher all his life, and for me, a ‘Guru’ in real sense for everything that is good in me. It was he who taught me to respect my teachers. And I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Vande Mataram: Why Indian Muslims Are Intolerant?

I read today this passage in Sunday Times of India. An antique collector has a currency note of Indonesia. Ganesh the widely worshipped Hindu deity shares space with the former Indonesian president, KI Hadjar Dewantara, in the country’s national currency, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment