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5 Indian sportsmen who could have been among the medal winners

Our friends at Better Fitness for You remind us of the fantastic performances by Indian athletes at London 2012 but failed to make the mark. Olympics is gruelling, unforgiving, demanding. But in no way can we discount the performances of these 5, as reaching the quarters (as with boxers), or finishing 4th position as withJyotiKarmarkar is no joke. They are ...

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Top 5 regrets of the dying..

A hospital nurse once recorded the top five regrets of the dying people. With suicide rates shooting up, who knows when one might need to them. So save them and keep ’em handy! 1. I wish I had the courage to live a life true to myself, and not the life others expected of me 2. I wish I hadn’t ...

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Fun Fearless Females

‘I read the Cosmopolitan Magazine regularly to keep my boyfriend happy.’ – A 19 year old aspiring air hostess to me. Excerpts reproduced from Yours Sarcastically by Sandeep Das, on his humorous exploits as a student and after getting his MBA. Meeting with Naveen, Head Office: Monday, May 3rd, 10 am ‘You have to interview 60 size zero, South Bombay ...

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ISAAC 2012- Crossroads of Innovation

A grand three day Techfest with some serious Robotics, where else but at TSEC Mumbai Sept 30 – Oct 2. Description: Get ready to explore the unexplored and dwell into the vistas of knowledge! ISAAC is here once again for its 14th consecutive year to take you for a ride into IMacbotz, Sixth Sensebotz, Accelero ARDUINObotics. They want to give ...

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Head gear or Eye gear (Aiga !!)

Sometimes while driving the metaphorical bike of your life; you arrive at a crossroads. Two decisions… and you can only pick one, no going back. A complex choice that could change your life forever! Just recently I came across such a difficult dilemma… I have been forced by circumstances (read: Pocket Money) to choose… A choice between the latest Fast ...

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Every sky-gazer’s dream

National Students’ Space Challenge 2012 (NSSC) at IIT Kharagpur, took such dreamers one step closer to the stars in their dreams. NSSC saw 5000 Participants, 800 from outside Kharagpur ! And 5 thrilling challenges, 3 workshops and 2 inspiring guest lectures

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Festember Sept 27-30 the Cultural festival of NIT Trichy

NIT Trichy Among the Top 10 Engineering colleges in India, is hosting its annual Cul-fest September. They’d like the world to take notice. Festember – short for “a Fest to Remember” is the annual cul-fest of The National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli. What had started out as a zero-budget event has now ballooned into an event worth more than 5 ...

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Top 5 on my Wishlist for Lord Ganesha

Ganpati Bappa, the Vighnaharta is finally here. Everyone has something in their mind that they want from the lord. Since I’ve been taught as a child not to be a selfish, materialistic and greedy brat, I have just five simple wishes that I want. One for myself, One for my dear friends, One for my beloved family, One for my ...

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Five Features of Eco Friendly Electric Cars

The buzz is on eco-friendly electric cars. We did some research and discovered the top five features of electric cars. 1. Turning the headlights on would drop the running speed to about 15-20 kmph. But if your car is hit by lightning, it would rush at the speed of light! 2. If you run your car at about 60-70 kmph ...

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Author Interview – Amandeep Sandhu.

With an excerpt from his book “Roll of Honour” JAM meets Amandeep Sandhu the author of Sepia Leaves has now written a new book called Roll of Honour. It is a story of split loyalties of a Sikh boy studying in a military school in Punjab in the year 1984. It is about Operation Bluestar, Mrs. Gandhi’s assassination, riots, and ...

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