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Proud to be Indian, I remain

This is a rebuttal to a friend’s* analogy of India’s greatness. Re-posted from my facebook notes of April 2009. (*Names have been deleted on purpose) “I have observed that every time I mention that India is lacking in innovation and how … Continue reading

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World’s Longest Lasting Tomato

Researchers in Delhi at the National Institute of Plant Genome Research have developed a tomato that has a shelf-life of 45 days. A. Datta and S. Chakraborty with co-workers report in the paper published in the Proceedings of the National … Continue reading

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Let’s freecycle India

Let’s Freecycle India Everyone loves free stuff. What if you get free stuff and also get to contribute your bit to save the environment? That is what the idea behind Freecycle is. Freecycle is a network that has close, almost … Continue reading

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Ground Reality

Last month I attended the Oxford Indian Society’s annual lecture which was delivered by Lord Chris Patten, the chancellor of the University of Oxford. It was titled, “India and the changing world order”. It was indeed an honour listening to … Continue reading

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