Monthly Archives: June 2010

Are Indian Billionaires Insensitive?

As reported, Buffett, Gates and his wife, Melinda are driving to get the super-rich, starting with the Forbes list of the 400 wealthiest Americans, to pledge — literally pledge — at least 50% of their net worth to charity during … Continue reading

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एक मक्खी और एक छिपकिली – एक युद्ध

यह एक सच्ची कहानी है | मैं कल अपने घर के दरवाजे पर अपनी प्रिय जगह बैठा हुआ था| दरवाजा बंद था और दरवाजे की जाली पर मैंने एक मक्खी और एक छोटी सी छिपकिली की लड़ाई पहली बार देखी| … Continue reading

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Arrogant or Overconfident Nitish

I am sure, neither many from Bihar love Modi, nor all even those belonging to Nitish’s clan hate him. But it will be interesting to know how many of those from Bihar will agree with the way Nitish Kumar is … Continue reading

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In The Wonderful Land Called India

Posco had inked a MoU with the state government of Orissa on June 22, 2005, to set up a huge a steel plant. It is five years now. As reported, the company has been allowed to survey the sight. Normally, … Continue reading

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Bhopal Tragedy: Warren Anderson Hanging or Urgent Actions

While most of the Indian activists want the blood of 90 plus Warren Anderson, I wish to remind our friends few things. Was it not a great courage and laudable act of Warren Anderson that he visited Bhopal even after … Continue reading

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Nitish! Very Poor of You

I had adored Nitish Kumar till date. I still think he is the best bet for Bihar. But somehow I didn’t like the way he expressed himself on Modi issue. Is it due to some personal frustration? Is he losing … Continue reading

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आज के ही दिन

पचपन में मैं पंद्रह का था | आज के ही दिन ५५ साल पहले मैं दूल्हा था एक गाँव में | और गाँव के बाल बृद्ध और महिलाएं समझ नहीं पा रहीं थी कौन है दूल्हा | क्योंकि साधारण बारातियों … Continue reading

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Bhopal Tragedy and Politics

On Dec 2-3, 1984, poisonous methyl-iso-cyanate gas leaked from the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal in the night, killing thousands immediately and many more over the years and maiming several others. I am sure the Bhopal tragedy was a major … Continue reading

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Powering India and Equipment Manufacturing

Let me start with good news first. If I go by media, a large number of private entrepreneurs and the big cooperates are rushing into adding power generation capacity in the country. Besides Anil Ambani’s Reliance Power and Tata Power, … Continue reading

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AJIRA: Down the Memory Lane

It happened perhaps in 1982. I became the Chief Production Engineer, Mechanical in Hindustan Motors, Uttarpara after working for almost ten years in production shop floor in Engine and Axle Plants. Banerji was working for me in as chief planning … Continue reading

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