Wipro – The Story that I believe in!


Five years ago Lalitha Gopalakrishnan; a senior recruiter from Wipro, narrated a story. The story of how Wipro helps transform lives of the students across the country by offering them; jobs and earn while you learn programmes like WASE and WiSTA. She was trying to hire for a marketing position and very fortunately I was…

The Kite Runner – My Reminiscences


14th January every year the state of Gujarat in Western India hosts the international Kite Flying festival called “Uttarayan”. This essentially marks the beginning of summer and hints the farmers the approach of the harvest season. As per Hindu culture this festival is called the “Makar Sankranti”. January, 1989 when Uttarayan was formally launched, I was…

Veronika Decides to Die – Book Review


I had forbidden myself from reading for a long time. Each of the occasions I had opened a book, I had my reasons not to pursue the read; each time I blamed the ever demanding corporate life for not discovering those treasures. Last month over a series of travel for official purpose, surprisingly I read…

Heights of Hypocrisy !


Today is world environment day! June 5th, 2013 I recollect having visited the Plachimada coca cola bottling plant way back in 2002. This was about 11 years ago, when I was doing my first year of MBA. As part of our learning process, the Department of Management studies of my college had conducted about 18…

Well deserved honour for N Ram


To, The Editor, “The Hindu” Chennai. Date: 22.05.2013 Sub: Well deserved honour for N Ram Sir, Just a week after my first email to the editor of The Hindu; the former editor-in-chief N Ram has been honoured with the Red Ink Life Time achievement award. Its seems like the Mumbai press club has echoed my…

Significance of Literature – praises for “The Hindu”


To, The Editor, “The Hindu” Chennai. Date: 15.05.2013 Sub: Significance of Literature – praises for “The Hindu” Sir, It’s poignant to see the quality standards maintained by “The Hindu”. As a school student, I have written poetries and luckily the young world has published a few of them. I have had enthralling moments reading and…