Archive for December, 2005

New Year

Published on Dec 31, 2005 in Random

Happy New Year to Everyone

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PHD Blogmela

Published on Dec 30, 2005 in Random

Sorry for the slight delay in uploading the mela. I am stuck up with some submissions in the school :), without further delay. Nation Round-up: The most horrible and shocking news of the week is the terror attacks in IISc – Bangalore. Read more about the incident on youth curry. Exactly a year ago the […]

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PHD Blogmela, coming tomorrow :)

Published on Dec 29, 2005 in Random

Blogmela will be posted by 10pm – 30th December. Thanks for all the nominations. Even though I am sad to see very few of them I can understand the festival mood in the bloggers and blog-readers. I am also reading several blogs these days and added some links to my bookmarks so that I can […]

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Rediff Shopping – another failure

Published on Dec 28, 2005 in Random

Its sad that one of the leading online shoppers in India has committed such mistake. (incase you haven’t figured it out, the picture is of iPod Nano, where as the product they are trying to sell is something else) My earlier post on online shopping in India.

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Merry Christmas…

Published on Dec 26, 2005 in Random

Merry Christmas to all the readers of the PHD. As a festival gift I have changed the design of the blog slightly. Added white background to the posts column and added navigation links on the top of every post. Now you can also add a particular post to del.icio.us for better tagging and search. While […]

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Where will the multiplex go now?

Published on Dec 24, 2005 in advertising, business, ideas, wonder why

You pay almost Rs. 200 for a service X. You drive almost 10 km to get the service. But to your utter dismay, you have little or no say in where you want your service to be delivered, to decide how long your want the break in between to be, you couldn’t sit with your […]

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PHD Blogmela

Published on Dec 23, 2005 in Random

PHD is proud to announce the next blog mela this week. I am inviting you to nominate posts, subject to the following rules: Posts must be written by Indians, or have an Indian connection of some sort. Posts must be dated between the 22nd and the 29th of December 2005. Only nominations received before midnight […]

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Some things and Some links…

Published on Dec 17, 2005 in Random

I am feeling beautiful and happy. And let me warn you, I am not yet placed 😀The world is full of new ventures, new ideas and new things. Everyday I see something new happening somewhere, something so simple and beautiful being done by somebody out there, thanks largely to my net connection. I couldn’t wait […]

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Surprisingly Banks

Published on Dec 14, 2005 in advertising, banking, business

There is a clear shift in the distribution of TV ads, its no longer FMCG or consumer durables alone, you have a variety of ads ranging from financial services, recruitment, online services and electronics. For once it’s a pleasure to watch more than the powder and paste ads. One clear trend I can spot is […]

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Bah’k

Published on Dec 12, 2005 in Random

Aah, back in campus, nothing new to report as of now. The world is still round, weather is still frigging cold, Sachin is still scoring centuries and people are still fighting over oil and food. My trains both onward and return were delayed as usual and train stations aren’t getting any better. Taxi/auto wallas still […]

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Hols…

Published on Dec 5, 2005 in Random

Its vacation time, I am busy having loads of fun without being harassed by mergers & acquisitions, marketing fundaes and management of negotiations.With all the hope and luck will be able to blog at the earliest when I am done with eating and sleeping all that I wanted to. Meanwhile you too have fun.

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Winter makes this place sexier

Published on Dec 1, 2005 in Random

1st December – Morning @ 9AM – Welcome to the Winter… Whoever woke me up from the sleep shall suffer from a cubicle right in front of their bosses nose.    

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