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London Vs Paris


London and Paris, one is an exemplar of historical success and the other of eccentric beauty. I had a chance to visit both this summer. However short the stays were, I believe that the first impression is what counts. I had a pre-conceived hatred for London. They had ruled us for a couple hundred years…

The Drunken Joker Part 1


We do crazy things when drunk, especially if one has the freedom of Manipal. There are stories that go around the college every Sunday about what and who did the wild. Read on to know how hilarious a person gets when he is too drunk. These are about a friend I know. He rarely drinks…

Chapter 3- Flick the dominos


I followed the morning sun.  I loved how I could wear different layers of clothing. It was as if I was in the military. I had bought myself a carbon knife from Switzerland. Although expensive, they looked elegant to me; they solved my purpose well. It wasn’t the usual rainforest. The base was far less…

Are we all Racists?


A friend came and told me about an interesting study; it claimed that Indians are the most racist people on earth. On the periphery, it seems outrageous, but is that really the case? We live in an amalgam of umpteen cultures, with numerous beliefs and castes. We claim to be a mature and educated nation…

The Protective BCCI


It was probably the start of the semester. The discussion in the house was how BCCI is probably asking Sachin to retire. I being a strong supported wanted him to play forever.  My roommates however thought different. They felt that India had a very promising young team and that there are better players than Sachin…