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Grab a seat, enter the pit

College junta is vying to be in the mosh pit or even be a seat-filler at award shows. Suhani Singh , gets the inside scoop College junta is vying to be in the mosh pit or even be a seat-filler at award shows. Suhani Singh , gets the inside scoop. You don’t get paid a paisa. But that doesn’t matter ...

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Gimme Some-osa!

JAM goes out in hunt of the good, and the plain ugly versions of the Classic Canteen samosa. The pyramid shaped gastronomical delight is the staple diet of many a college student. And an instant cure to boredom from a pakau lecture. But not all canteen samosas are created equal. Some are more equal than others Siddharth from KITS, Bhubaneshwar ...

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Rahul writes it right!

A singer-songwriter with a difference 21 year old Rahul Bhatt plays the guitar, writes, composes and performs his own songs. Phew! So what’s the big deal about that? He was one of the finalists at the ‘Unisong International Song Contest’, initiated by the top songwriters in the music industry. Out of the 5000 entries from over 50 countries, Rahul did ...

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Yucky – No time for Ash

She’s the new discovery of the ex-boyfriend of an ex-Miss World. He wanted a clone. He found a clown. This is her story. “Hello, I’m Yucky. They say I look like Ash, but I’m just trash. I’m only a school girl, but Balman Uncle love me more than the world.”read on…

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The Fortnightly Dope

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you The Fortnightly Dope from the BPO world. BPO scams “Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely!” goes a popular adage. And it is very true when it comes to BPO operations. Yes, we all know that call centres employees handle sensitive data like credit card info, passwords, bank account info and social security numbers (in case ...

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MIT Aurangabad

The taps in toilets are always dry and guys relieve themselves anywhere except in the toilet. Any fair skinned girl is a ‘Bomb’ here…. come to think of it, any of the 50 or so girls are ‘maal’. Almost every other guy is smoking, chewing gutkha or tobacco. The reading room is full of Lovebirds busy reading each others faces. ...

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Fr. Agnel Engg. College, Vashi

It is located at Vashi and students have to go through visa hassles to travel to college. The legendary Alcatraz looks up to us for effective prison management. 🙂 Campus: There are huge green lawns (also used as soccer ground), a decent workshop, well maintained hostels and a common canteen serving yummy lassi. The security guard at the gate believes ...

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Air Tabela

With Dhakkan Airwyas reducing its fares, the post 9/11 fear of flying has been replaced by a ‘have-piggy-bank-will-fly’ attitude. Recently Dayanand Gupta, a former chanawalla, made history when he launched his new budget carrier Rambharosey Airlines. JAM’s supersleuth snoop dog Ramchandra Mutt, tracked down the elusive Mr. Gupta to question him on his new flight of fancy: RM: So Dayanandji, ...

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The Fortnightly Dope from the BPO world.

Love ‘Calls’! The lure of a great pay package, no dress code, and the ‘freedom’ that comes with money has been the reason for junta joining the BPO bandwagon. What’s more, many see call centres as the ideal place to not just make moolah – but make out. It seems hard for Cupid to strike during odd working hours, but ...

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Dope on the latest happenings in the call centre world.

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you the Dope on the latest happenings in the call centre world. Easy jobs, where art thou? BPO companies announcing “we are hiring 5000 more employees” is an old story. The new buzz is BPO companies retrenching staff because they are losing business – or in call centre parlance “processes”. Wipro Spectramind recently lost its Dell process, ...

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