Impact of the global recession… research begins in NY, ends in India’s bedrooms!

"Teji maan time nathi, mandi maan mood nathi." A research study titled thus in Gujarati, a South Asian language, loosely translated into English, it reads as "No time during a bull run, dampened mood during a downturn". Undoubtedly, referring to the effects of stock market perturbations on couples, especially on their intimate lives in the … Continue reading Impact of the global recession… research begins in NY, ends in India’s bedrooms!

None of this makes sense… Indian students killed… in the US & in UK!

First it was one, then two, then three and it has continued... how far, and for how long will this continue? Why is it happening? What could the reasons be? Families, of slain students, back in India are stunned out of their wits. Most of the stories here are related to recent killings from the … Continue reading None of this makes sense… Indian students killed… in the US & in UK!

Bailout, fallout, lock-in, lending, up the wall, behind the scenes, rollout, slice the funds, face the grill…

Can anyone figure out what on earth is going on behind the scenes regarding the roll-out of the bailout plan before they slice the funds, lock-in or lend, or face the grill, go up the Wall, or bankroll a new loan facility... who can explain this to us, all over again, in simple parlance... whether … Continue reading Bailout, fallout, lock-in, lending, up the wall, behind the scenes, rollout, slice the funds, face the grill…

Flawless… about diamonds, stars, and movies I’ve enjoyed!

Today, I watched "Flawless" starring Michael Caine, Demi Moore, and... diamonds. Not a patch, though, when compared to "Blood Diamond"... which I watched yet again, last night. It lead me to think what an amazing star Leonardo DiCaprio truly is... a mercenary, out from Rhodesia a.k.a. Zimbabwe, "Danny Archer" teams up with "Solomon Vandy", the … Continue reading Flawless… about diamonds, stars, and movies I’ve enjoyed!