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Keypad for iPhone

Keypad for iPhone Despite the popularity of touch-screen smartphones, some BlackBerry users have clung to their phones equipped with tactile keyboards. For those reluctant to let go of their BlackBerry, Typo Keyboard is here to help with the transition to … Continue reading

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Are Indian cities sitting ducks?

There is a big stink adrift right now with yet another terror outfit claiming responsibility for the Pune blast. Of course, as always, the media is using this to refuel their already hot assault weapons at their favorite pinata of … Continue reading

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My name is ‘clueless’

I couldn’t resist penning this piece down after watching the first (of many I am sure!) teaser of Karan Johar’s next release – ‘My name is Khan’. But before I begin my rant, let me just say one thing – … Continue reading

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A holy land for mediocrity

I sighed as an immediate reaction to the news of veteran Kannada actor KS Ashwath’s demise. There was something very unsettling in this revelation that went beyond, way beyond, just feeling sorry for the rude victory of death- the inevitable. … Continue reading

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Sudden and Contagious Memory Loss

Growing up, I used to be told that yawning is often contagious. One person does it somewhere and almost seconds later another does the same. And then another and so on. In my head I always thought of this phenomenon … Continue reading

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India’s obsession with feminine chastity

There are many things about being an Indian that I am extremely jingoistic about. No two ways about it. In the same vein, though, there are things I do not completely comprehend when it comes to showcasing the Indian ‘psyche’ … Continue reading

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The bastardization of Indian Television

It is with great regret, and a pinch of gut-wrenching shame, that I now announce the sad and official demise of Indian television. I am sure people have known of its death for a while now, but being one of … Continue reading

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