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Telegram service closure – just a formal announcement

By Sanjeev Singhai. As I woke up and picked the newspaper on 14th June, the news which drew my attention was about the announcement of shutting down of 165 years old Telegram Services. Like everyone post liberalization of the economy, I have not sent any telegram to anyone in last 22-24 years. But this news surely took me to the memory lane. In good old days, telegrams were the most premium and fasted mode of communication and service was used for all urgent and important message deliveries. One will Q up in Telegraph Office to send the telegram. The Booking …

Quality of Life

By Sanjeev Singhai. Ufff…. tired… Feeling this, I was half lying on comfortable sofa of American Express Lounge at beautiful T3 Terminal of Delhi Airport yesterday evening. And to get rid of full-day tiredness, I was enjoying my favorite beer pint. This is when I saw a gentleman walking in a black suit. He walked straight to a corner table, kept his handbag and headed towards the buffet table to grab something for his eating. After filling his plate he turned back towards his seat and This is when I noticed that he was 70+ years old Mr. __ __ …

Mobile Operator Agnostic Smartphone of Amazon

By Sanjeev Singhai. Mobile Operator Agnostic Smartphone of Amazon?: What one needs, when one wants to bring new product to market? A good brand, sound reputation with consumers, infrastructure for customer care, excellent & flawless distribution system and a management which has vision and capability to aim, execute and deliver. Amazon’s Kindle brand is perfect recipe for a smartphone which may soon rock the world and news of Amazon preparing to launch a mobile phone which also offers Amazon Content is heartening. I bought Kindle Dx almost 2 years back and I love it as its best value for money.

My Daughter remembering her Grandfather

My Daughter remembering her Grandfather: My daughter wrote on her Facebook wall this memoriam on the 2nd death anniversary of my father which is today. After reading such emotional note, I could not resist securing lovely piece of writing of her on my blog to share with larger audience. Memoriam to Grandpa.. Last time I met you grandpa, you were 75 and I was 19. But like a 2 years old kid I wished for you to stay a little longer with me, in spite of knowing you couldn’t have. You fought long and hard to be with me and …

Tribute to Shaharyar

By Sanjeev Singhai. Tribute to Shaharyar: Legendary Urdu poet and academician Prof Akhlaq Mohammed Khan ‘Shaharyar’ died on 13th Feb 2012 at his residence in Aligarh. Tributes. जिन्दगी जैसी तमन्ना थी नहीं कुछ कम है हर घडी होता है एहसास कहीं कुछ कम है घर की तामीर तसवुर ही में हो सकती है अपने नक्से के मुताबिक ये ज़मीं कुछ कम है बेचारे लोगों से मुलाक़ात कभी फिर होगी दिल में उम्मीद तो काफी है यकीन कुछ कम है

Sangharsho Me Bita Jeevan

By Sanjeev Singhai. जीवन का इतिहास यही है जीवन की अनबूझ राहों में, चलते-चलते यह बनजारा, गाता जाये गीत विरह के, जीवन का इतिहास यही है. यौवन की ऑंखों से देखे, वे सारे स्‍वप्निल सपने थे, जिन-जिन से नाता जोडा था, वे भी तो सारे अपने थे. सबके सब हरजाई निकले, जीवन का परिहास यही है, पीडाओं की अमर कहानी, कोई विरही-मन लिख जाये, और व्‍यथा के सागर डूबा, कोई व्‍याकुल-तन दिख जाये. पीता है नित विष का प्‍याला, जीवन का संत्रास यही है. संघर्षो में बीता जीवन, कभी रात भर सो न पाया, जिसे कोख में पाला हमने, लगता …