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Quizzing farce 2

A quiz competition is normally associated with intelligence. But at NIFT, the rules were somewhat different, says an irate quizzard from Delhi. On 7th November, the Department of Fashion & Management studies, NIFT Delhi, had organised a Business quiz as part of their annual festivities. The quiz, hosted by RJ Mantra, saw a huge participation. And that’s where the good ...

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It

“Do you see those Cormorants moving about in the lake? Watch them run on the water before they take off. See, they aren’t like ducks, who can take off directly. And there… there on the huge tree do you see the the whole bunch of Cormorants?” It was easy to forget that I was there to interview him; but when ...

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Hindustan Institute Of Technology, Ghatkopar

COLLEGE: Our college is situated inside the Gurukul College. Yes, that’s true! Hindustan Institute Of Technology, which is run by the Brotherhood Trust comes under the Rajasthan University and is recognised by the UGC (Under some act… Ram jaane kaunsa number). This college has attracted a lot of students like me who have scored less in their S.Y.J.C., or those ...

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One Night @ The Call Center

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you the fortnightly dope from the BPO world. This new book by Chetan Bhagat, has been in the news lately, for its realistic portrayal of the call centre scenario. The first book on India’s booming BPO industry by a mainstream writer, it’s a must read for all those who’ve ever been associated with a call centre. That ...

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GCET Vidyanagar

There are “No Spitting: Fine Rs. 100” signs all over the campus, although the faculty is let scot free. There is a fine for sitting even on the college lawns. What are they meant for, if not hanging out? Most of the faculty names in the notice board for time tables are listed as X, since there’s no guarantee whether ...

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Main Meri Patni Aur Woh

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are into ‘Scientology’. But they’re not the only celebrities following obscure nu-age religions. JAM takes a quirky look at the trend: 1. Bappi Lahiri – Bappalogy Teachings: Nothing is original. 2. George W. Bush – Bushism Teachings: There are WMDs and we must dedicate our entire life finding them. 3. Tony Blair – Buddhu-ism Teachings: ...

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Coach TOM & Captain JERRY in Cricket Capers

While touring in Zimbabwe, JAM’s sports correspondent Ramchandra Mutt encountered Tom and Jerry. Closer inspection revealed that they were Indian cricket team coach Greg Chappal and captain Sau-run Ganguly. While Ganguly escaped, quoting some commercial commitments, Ramu managed to tie Chappal down for a one-to-one (interview, not fight, sillies). R: What exactly happened, between you and Sau-run? C: Well, it ...

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Kya Bath Hai

KYA BATH HAI! Presenting Karan Johar’s new show ‘Kya Bath Hai’, which will see Karan chatting up his celebrity friends in a more up, close and personal style. Sharing not a cup of coffee but a bar of new international ‘Sux’ soap. Baring his soul – and much much more – SRK was Karan’s first guest in the bathtub. JAM ...

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Hindustan Institute Of Technology, Ghatkopar

COLLEGE: Our college is situated inside the Gurukul College. Yes, that’s true! Hindustan Institute Of Technology, which is run by the Brotherhood Trust comes under the Rajasthan University and is recognised by the UGC (Under some act… Ram jaane kaunsa number). This college has attracted a lot of students like me who have scored less in their S.Y.J.C., or those ...

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Bhartiya JAM Party

Bhartiya JAM Party The party of the masses, classes and asses. Friends, Romans and conmen – lend us your ear (and money too!) If you are tired of other political parties – who offer you nothing but false promises, The Bhartiya JAM Party is here. To put a smile back on your face. Manifesto: 1. We promise to put a ...

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