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Goodbye goodnight

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Cheat sheets

Cheat sheets

Namita Devidayal | December 1, 2012
Let faithful wives Say what they like, I don't sleep with my husband Even when I do.
Role model to rogue

Role model to rogue

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Fame and shame are two sides of the same coin in a society where you either rise high or fall flat.
Guru-shishya tradition
Notes on musical integrity

Notes on musical integrity

Namita Devidayal | September 8, 2012
The voice culture training received from Dhondutai Kulkarn was impeccable.
The inheritance of loss

The inheritance of loss

Namita Devidayal | August 25, 2012
India's rich are suffering from 'affluenza'. Ennui, desperation and alienation are the symptoms, and all the money in the world cannot…
cerebral sexiness
Brainy is the new sexy

Brainy is the new sexy

Namita Devidayal | July 21, 2012
Pandit Nehru was our first brush with a cerebral sexiness but it was the dotcom boom that proved to be the gamechanger. Nerds became powerful and…
Write connections

Write connections

Namita Devidayal | March 24, 2012
Networking may not help get a book published, but being part of the back-scratching club can get that fabulous blurb or a favourable review to boost…
Financial Planning
What's your R-figure

What's your R-figure

Namita Devidayal | March 17, 2012
To retire gracefully, perhaps even early, how much do you need?
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Sound of silence

Namita Devidayal | January 28, 2012
If the noise around Salman Rushdie had not been so raucous, participants at Jaipur Literature Festival may have heard the roar of silence.
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