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Law and behold

Amrita Shah* is a lawyer. You might think that means she spends a lot of time in courtrooms. Where a judge sits below a portrait of Mahatma Gandhi, fan whirring gently overhead. You might think that she wears a black coat and makes impassioned arguments. That her work is about pleading innocence – or proving guilt – to “Milord”. But ...

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A Dummies Guide to CA

Yogesh K Sharma talks about the highs and lows of studying for the CA course. In the end, the big bucks you earn, more than compensates the sweat you put in during the course… Din mein chain nahi, Raat mein neend nahi, Jee na lage kahi, Ae khuda kya yeh pyaar ka jaal hai? Khuda ne kaha, “Yeh pyaar ka ...

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Chartered Accountant

The CA course – complete aaram or continuous atyaachar? As another academic year comes to an end, hordes of commerce students ( esp. those in their F.Y.B. Coms) must be surely facing the inevitable question – What Next ? C.A. , I.C.W.A. , C.S. ,C.F.A. … Some smart ones may be seeking the guidance of friends, peers, other junta or ...

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Merchant Navy

Introduction Free food, free stay, free travel around the world and a huge salary (with tax exemptions) to boot. Welcome to one of the most lucrative career options available – the Merchant Navy. Of course it’s not all glamour ‘n fun – it’s a lotta hard work. Also you’ll be separated from home, girlfriend and mom’s cooking for 6 months ...

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Law

Lawyer, Lawyer Do u wanna be a liar? Oops I’m sorry, I mean a Lawyer – one of those hallowed persons who uphold society, mete out justice and ensure that right prevails over wrong. Well here’s how u go about it. Lawyer must first complete a Ligum Ligum Baccheleros (LLB)! For the uninitiated that’s Latin for Bachelor of Law. And ...

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Home Science

Home Science as a career? Hm…the only career HS grads manage to land is that of a FTH (full-time housewife). Betcha you think all the poor sods, who are about to tie the knot, make a beeline for home science classes, right? Okay, all ye narrow-minded folks, here is an eye-opener – Home Science (HS) is NOT restricted to only ...

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IAS

Which is the right career for all those of you who are brainy but not MBA or IT oriented… and actually harbor ideals like “serving the nation” – “Civil Services ko lock kiya jaaye”. This profession has recently come into the limelight, thanks to apna KBC winner Harshavardhan Nawathe (he said he is preparing for it) . Although always a ...

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