This actually took place in the recently held #Future Conference, in Kochi, where Nandu Nilenkani's said that Indians may be poor economically but have become data rich with the help of Aadhar and UPI, and can now sell or barter their info to get economic benefits. Wow!
“A person who is happy is not happy, because everything is right in his life. He is happy because his attitude towards everything in his life is right.” — Sundar Pichai, Google Inc. CEO
The New Patanjali Substitute For Viagra... Don't use Viagra or Cialis, Instead, concentrate and do it through Yoga...and it shall rise to the occasion! In other words, where there is a Will-ie, there is a Way! The Willie-Whanker-Aasana ! (No offense to Ms. Shetty or Ramdev Guruji) Have a good day!
Translation is a lot funnier than you thought. I can say that for sure, as my wife is in a professional translator, who is into transliteration, and subtitling of movies etc., Besides, my father in law, has translated over 30 odd books. To add to my worries, my knowledge of the local language is something … Continue reading The Funny Side Of Translation
This dissertation given by an Arizona Physics student, has appeared quite a number of times on the net. Being a Physicist, I felt that this student's dissertation was one of the best ways to describe Thermodynamics to any freshman struggling with Physics. In fact, this is an actual answer turned in by a student, in … Continue reading Is Hell Exothermic Or Endothermic
Time Magazine did an article on breastfeeding in May 2012, the now-infamous cover-shot of Jamie Lynn Grumlet nursing her three plus-year-old son. The mother and child both standing and gazing solemnly at the camera. Obviously, the first thought that would have come into your mind would have been… "What friggin’ misogynistic hell is this?" The … Continue reading Cut The Baloney, I Just Want It Smooth
My wife, who was going through her tweets, suddenly stops and asks me… Hey, do you have an idea for a good Scam? What are you trying to get at Pups? Given our current work input, and the risk ratio… I think it would be far easier, safer, and more profitable… if we pull off … Continue reading Scam Partner Wanted
I pray that in 2018, may you find the food better, the environment quieter, the cost much cheaper, and the pleasure more fulfilling than anything else…. May your hair, your teeth, your face-lift, your abs, and your stocks not fall; and may your blood pressure, your triglycerides, your cholesterol, your white blood count, and your … Continue reading A Personal New Year Message To You
I sometimes wonder whether dreams have a hidden purpose, and whether they are trying to tell us something. The prevailing theories are the Freudian theory that endorses hidden meanings to dream themes and subject matter, and the Hobsonian theory that relegates them to manifestations of disturbed brain functioning. While the Freudian theory advocates that dreams … Continue reading Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Calling a Malayalee a 'Mallu' is analogous to calling a Gujarati a 'Gujju' or a Bengali a 'Bong' or a Tamilian a Madrasi. There is nothing derogatory about it per se. I, surely, do not mind being called one, but having said that Malayalee’s DO NOT like being called a Mallu. One of the reasons … Continue reading A Tweak For Mallu Giri
This morning, I decided to order breakfast from my usual take-away restaurant… Had a late night… and I thought, what the hell…why not? He politely asked me the route and I told him...”Just send it with Prashanth”…. He knows the place! The usual reply came from the other end…Sir, he has let for the Gulf … Continue reading Kerala and the Gulf Connection
Having being born in Kerala (in other words, a Mallu by birth)...it isn't surprising to note the level of political participation that exist in Kerala So, people assume that a mallu is either a commie (communist), congress supporter, or anti-hindu or anti-BJP... In fact, Keralites are nothing like that... I would also like to put … Continue reading Welcome to Kerala
Nearly 400 migrant workers have fled from Kozhikode amid fears over fake audio clips that surfaced on WhatsApp. These clips said that migrant workers from northern and eastern parts of the country were facing death threats in Kerala. It all happened, when pictures of a West Bengal youth who allegedly committed suicide, appeared in the … Continue reading Migrants Who Depend on Kerala
Please note that Kandaka Shani is one of the most problematic periods in every one’s life. It is believed that one could face displeasure from close relatives and friends, unwanted wandering, unexpected financial loss during this period. You could also face dishonor from others without proper reason. In short, disappointment in everything, and every easy … Continue reading Dear Amittu Shahji