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Demonetization and 2000 notes in India

Who would have known that I would see this day when I will dream about getting cash. The environment is dramatic with long queues outside ATMs, black money hoarders getting heart attacks, vegetable sellers relying on electronic wallets.  While the move been as much as criticized as it has been appreciated, it is different feeling to hold a pink paper bearing 2000 in your hands.

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Why we still fail as a sporting nation

A Britain based friend posted happiness over the number “67th”. I rubbed my eyes in disbelief and immediately thought of visiting an optometrist. But, on further scrutiny, I realised she was talking about total medals of Great Britain not about abysmal rank of India in Rio Olympics.

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