A desi take on corporate English

Do you use any of the terms below? I know I use many of them, but  I thought it would be fun to poke fun at the way we talk and write in a professional environment. Business casual: Explain this to me please. A collared shirt is "casual". Now, add a man with a stick … Continue reading A desi take on corporate English

10 lines from Hindi movies that warn of imminent danger

I am no astologer and the following lines from Hindi movies may seem quite harmless, but they are ominous. If you're unfortunate enough to say any one of these lines, you'll suffer the consequences I mention. Babuji, kya sheher ke saare log burre hote hain? (Dad, are all the people from the city evil?) Two … Continue reading 10 lines from Hindi movies that warn of imminent danger

Top 5 useless products that refuse to go away

It is almost Thanksgiving and that means list-making season is creeping up on us! Not to be outdone, I've thought of a list that I can contribute for the greater good. Friends, I now proudly present to you "Anirban's Top 5 List of Useless Products That Refuse to Go Away". A word on why we … Continue reading Top 5 useless products that refuse to go away