2014 May
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Practice makes us perfect

From my Dibrugarh diary: I received the final confirmation of my ticket at 5:30 pm via an SMS; I had been wait-listed in the AC coach. A wait-listed ticket booked online gets cancelled automatically. Hence I had to buy a new ticket standing in the line. That meant that I had

Human? No, I am an Indian!

I pity you; do I or should I? It is not my problem that you are born to poor parents, of lower caste, from abc religion, reside inside a forest that has resources beneath it, or live on the wrong side of the dam. It is not my headache that you

Question of situation

I get haircuts (even Ripley does not believe this!) I was visiting World Bank office in Nairobi, Kenya and I wanted to look civilized. Or else the bank might fund more projects in India to make us "look" civilized. I was staying in YMCA and it was too late to go

FAQs in Bangladesh

If you are a foreigner travelling in Bangladesh, please be ready to answer the following questions:  Which country? Are you married? What is your religion? Third question was the most ubiquitous in Bangladesh. I did not experience this in Nepal. But in Kenya, it was a different story. In Chittagong, near Sitakund,