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Monsoons and Mumbai

  Every year towards the end of May, the city of Mumbai begins to change. People start to prepare for the coming of the Monsoon, which is itself derived from the word “mausam” in Arabic which roughly translates as a … Continue reading

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Antilla: The Crowning Glory of Corruption

What you see above is one of the most expensive real estate structures in the world. This is Antilla, the billion dollar building. Apparently the owner of the building Mukesh Ambani spend over 4000 crore rupees on the building. The … Continue reading

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Surreal Night!

Yesterday night was *really* surreal. As we were about to sleep at 2ish in the night. We heard aloud crash, with two or three huge blasts. and we saw a tanker rammed against a tree on the side of the … Continue reading

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Caffeine…

Caffeine is the source of new ideas. – Anon (in Fortune) My day starts with a cup of coffee, and this cup mostly fulfils my daily requirement for caffeine. Long gone are the days of instant coffee and now I … Continue reading

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