#DailyBookQuote 29Aug13 : Randy Pausch’s The Last Lecture
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#DailyBookQuote 29Aug13 : Randy Pausch’s The Last Lecture

#DailyBookQuote : 29th August 2013 –          Randy Pausch (Oct 23, 1960 – Jul 25, 2008) –          Randy Pausch’s The Last Lecture A lot of professors give talks titled ‘The Last Lecture’. Professors are asked to consider their demise and to ruminate on what matters most to them. And while they speak, audiences can’t help but … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 14Aug13 : Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s The Arctic Home in the Vedas
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#DailyBookQuote 14Aug13 : Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s The Arctic Home in the Vedas

#DailyBookQuote : 14Aug13 –          Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak (Jul 23, 1856 – Aug 1, 1920) –          Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s The Arctic Home in the Vedas Bal Gangadhar Tilak, was given the honorary title of Lokmanya i.e. ‘chosen leader of the people’. He was one of the fathers of India’s independence movement in opposition to … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 8Aug13 : Richard Dawkins’ The God Delusion
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#DailyBookQuote 8Aug13 : Richard Dawkins’ The God Delusion

#DailyBookQuote : 8th August 2013   –          Richard Dawkins (June 2008) –          Richard Dawkins’s The God Delusion Evolutionary theorist & English Biologist Richard Dawkins is not an atheist who sits quietly in the pews. The scientist Discover dubbed “Darwin’s Rottweiler” refuses to regard religion as mere harmless nonsense; he views it instead as one of … Continue reading

#Indian Natural Wildlife Habitat : Its a #Catch-22 (Part I) Majuli Island, Assam (North Eastern India)
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#Indian Natural Wildlife Habitat : Its a #Catch-22 (Part I) Majuli Island, Assam (North Eastern India)

  #Indian Natural Wildlife Habitat : Its a #Catch-22 Must see before they vanish or contribute towards their existence by staying away? Its ironical, we get to read about the tragedy of vanishing biological treasures in India but at the same time also come across promotions of the same places as  tourist spots – A catch-22 kind of situation. Since early childhood I have … Continue reading

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How a decade of Entitlement based policies destroyed India’s Growth Story

How a decade of Entitlement based policies destroyed India‘s Growth story We have completely lost a decade that had the potential to turn around the fortune of 1.2 billion people of India. The first decade of 21st century seemed so full of opportunity when it started, the period from 2000 to 2004 was so good … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 2Jul13 : H G Well’s The Time Machine
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#DailyBookQuote 2Jul13 : H G Well’s The Time Machine

#DailyBookQuote : 2Jul13   –          H G Wells (September 21, 1866 – August 13, 1946) –          H G Well’s The Time Machine “I’ve had a most amazing time….” So begins the Time Traveller’s astonishing firsthand account of his journey 800,000 years beyond his own era, and the story that launched H.G. Wells’s successful career and … Continue reading