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Tongue in cheek look at topical events & non events

OF FAIR AND FOUL IN MID DAY MEALS


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OF FAIR AND FOUL IN MID DAY MEALS


  It was John Maynard Keynes who once famously alluded to the thin dividing line between Fair & Foul in a Nation’s Economics.  Like most of his quotable quotes, this too is applicable to most of our problems which have … Continue reading

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A United Europe !!


Most travellers to Europe ( Schengen countries to be precise ) have often contrasted the tedious inter-state cross-border traffic in India , with the zero-checkpoint transition from one member state to another in the Schengen zone. Of course some EU … Continue reading

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People Protest and Politics


   “—-The lady doth protest too much, methinks ”                                             William  Shakespeare                                                       This post is NOT about Ms Mamta Banerjee , even though I did , at one stage ,  contemplate using her ” Maa/ Maatee / Manush” ( roughly … Continue reading

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RIP_WIP_VIP


My temporary absence from the scintillating world of blogging has come to an end. My inspirational “trio” ( remeber Three wise Monkeys & Three Judgemets !!   ) is back to complete a Trilogy . First the  RIP : dedicated to someone who  famously described himself as a           gentleman … Continue reading

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Three Judgements


I have been a bit under the weather & in no state to Blog . Better now, I am back at work & my blog after a two-day respite to all ( at work & in the Blogosphere ). There is so much … Continue reading

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Signs of our Times


A blog ” The confessions of a Linguist ” by a Grammer pedant , under the nom-de-plume Brightbluesaturday , has been making waves in Blogosphere :  there appears to be no end in sight to the debate it has initiated between Descriptive … Continue reading

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