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A new beginning

I had my WordPress.com account for a very long time. I blogged sparingly on nagpai.blogspot.com – my blogger site and nothing at all on the WordPress.com site. Most of my energies were devoted to my community site – RadioIdli.net, and subsequently towards building a good list of client websites using self-hosted WordPress. Off-late i have […]

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WordPress CMS and Website Building

It’s my fourth year as a self-employed consultant in the digital marketing, enjoying my passion towards serving SME and Non profit segment with solutions to get them online and set up their own medium. Undeniably, my journey wouldn’t have been successful but for the love and support of the open Source WordPress content management system […]

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Exit 14 – Enter 15 – Eventful New Year

Reading “eventful” in the title did you guess that i was out there enjoying a Sunburn DJ, or doing Thumbs-up with the head of Country Club watching Katrina and likes gyrate at many RPMs??  ..Bad guess. I was wanting to be badly out of the Mumbai, (a feeling not limited just to new year’s day) […]

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Freedom is like Cadbury’s Bournville – You need to Earn it

Warning – Random Rambles of a Caged Mind – let loose for few minutes The ad of Cadbury’s Bournville says… You don’t just buy a Bournville.. you earn it! Dark exotic chocolate aside, The tagline easily fits the description for something that we seek dearly, and forget usually as we part with our “pound of […]

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Graduating as a Prof

The weekend thats about to end in few hours, marked two very memorable events. Apart from the launch of Balaji Seva Samiti website, there was one more event which was very special and unique in its occurence – the convocation ceremony at NMIMS University, where my first batch of students passed out. Around 140 in […]

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Live Webcast of Ganesh Chaturthi at my home

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A weekend diary note

Here i am, at the brink of terminal midnight…where one week end’s and shows me the next flight.. The week that went by had many pleasant and jovial moments.. Few random citations served right here: 1. Finally got a call from NMIMS university for an assignment as a visiting faculty for one of my favorite […]

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A sleepless night – random rambles

The first notions that come to your mind when someone says – “Sleepless night” is hard work, constant worry, upset health, insomnia… and so on. Thankfully, this moment of my sleeplessness relates to none. Strangely, i slept off at 8 PM the moment i reached home, and after 6 hours of dreamy sleep, i woke […]

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Of Mosquitoes, Bed-bugs, Leeches and Insurance in India

“Duniya main do tarah ka macchar hota hai.. ek khoon peene wala….. aur ek insurance bechne wala” (details of controling the macchar of unsolicited calls is given at the end of this post) Here is a story of two brands… one that behaved like a pest… and another that proved to be a repellant. All […]

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Beware of VisaBillPay.in

At the first sight of it VisaBillPay.in looks like a service offered by a reputed payment solutions company in league with Visa, that promises to may bill payments a breeze. I am sorry to say that i got conned by the image and the promise offered by the brand. My bills of Reliance Mobile (my […]