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Trip to Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, Nagpur, June 6,7,8

Wildpaws Adventures is organising a wildlife trip to Tadoba – Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR) during May 2014. Tadoba National Park, established in 1935, is one of the oldest National Parks in Maharashtra. It is known as the ‘The Jewel of Vidharba’. The Reserve is spread over 625 sq.km, comprising of Tadoba National Park and Andhari Wildlife Sanctuary. There are over ...

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Being Human

  Monday morning and I was inside the Delhi metro with my sore leg. I was already frustrated over the fact that I have to cover the distance of 40 stations to reach my destination. The metro was really crowded, it took seven stations to finally get the chance to sit, but just minutes later a girl came and demanded for ...

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Hackers and Crackers

In computer network security there are two types of people: Hackers and Crackers. Hackers are actually individuals who work with the authorized agencies like the Police and Government to catch the criminals and secure the internet. Crackers are the bad guys who engage in cyber crime. Ethical hacking is a new name for consultants who are hired by companies and ...

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Worst Brand Ambassadors Ever

    10) Deepika, Imran-Lux  Ugh, the lack of chemistry! When it is a known fact that Imran Khan cannot strike up a chemistry with absolutely anybody in this entire world including his page 3 wife, why then did Lux decide to torture us by pairing him with the dashing Deepika? Why Lux why?   9) Parineeti Chopra-Kurkure Parineeti, we all ...

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HOLIDAY: A trailer has never been more misleading

Never judge a book by its cover. Generations after generations have preached this philosophy and generations after generations have tried their best to practice it. Few though, have disregarded it as blatantly as I have. In my opinion, if a book is truly good, it (or its publishers) should put some effort into making it looking that way. The same ...

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IPL’s Preity Queen

 Hats off to the creators of IPL for bringing together the two things we love as a country, Cricket and Celebrities. Cameras repeatedly zoom in to the owners capturing their joy and grief. It’s exciting to watch their reactions, albeit it would be tad more entertaining to catch them picking their nose or scratching their balls. But unfortunately years of ...

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SSS: Super short stories

He rides me as he vanquishes the opposition. He rides me, lifting the princess in one swoosh and they ride off together. He rides me towards the cliff & pulls my reigns so I stand up on my hind legs & it makes him look a victorious king. I slant too much. They slip. Oops! —Mihir S. Kamdar She was ...

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Get smarter with the right smartphone

They say necessity is the mother of invention. But now it seems to have changed to invention is the mother of necessity. Earlier, mobile phones were used for calls, at the most text messages. But in recent times, a mobile phone has turned from a black and white piece of luxury to an item of indispensable necessity. Phones can now ...

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Mr Kapoor

father and daughter

It’s so rare that we find soul mates in our parents. You’re more than just my soul mate. You’re my hero. My life – saver and the ONLY MAN in my life. I owe everything to you. Past few years, when I struggled, you struggled with me. When I cried, you secretly cried with me. When I partied, you stayed ...

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10 ways to beat the summer heat…

1)      Buy the little kids on the street some ice cream 2)      Give the road side cobbler a large umbrella to sit under 3)      Leave a bowl of water in your window for the thirsty birds 4)      Stop your car when the old person wants to cross the road in the blistering heat 5)      Turn on the ac in your ...

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