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Secret Santa Contest From Askme

Posted by Deepak Shetty on December 12, 2011

Askme Secret Santa

With Christmas round the corner its time where most of us be a part of this game popularly known as SECRET SANTA. Its pretty simple you be the SANTA for your loved ones/ friends/ colleges & gift them. Now is the chance for you to gift your loved ones & friends, all you have to do is:
– Register in Askme Secret Santa Contest.
– Give the details of the person you want to send the gift & get lucky

Askme will select 5 Lucky entries & Askme Santa will personally visit them with gifts on your behalf, plus Askme will also select 100 entries to whom the gifts will be mailed by Askme on your behalf.
Isn’t this interesting as registration is free & Askme takes care of the gifts.

So what are you waiting for Register Now:
Surprise your your loved ones & friends this Christmas from Askme Santa.

For some who are not aware of Askme:
AskMe is Search Service providing information to cater to immediate,impulsive and urgent requirement of customers for companies, products, and services. AskMe’s serviceis available on both Voice as well as Online. For Voice Based Search Service Call – 022-35555555.
The online search at has an extensive directory of information from across India that is both accurate as well as varied.


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Free AUTO and TAXI FARE Calculator On Your MOBILE

Posted by Deepak Shetty on September 13, 2010

As we all know recently there has been hike in fares of rickshaw and taxi in Mumbai. Many of us are still clueless about the new fares or how the fare is to be calculated on the basis of meter reading and many times we end up paying more. But now thanks to technology & free applications that has come up with a solution to this problem.

If you are travelling in places like Mumbai, Navi Mumbai (Thane), Delhi, Pune & Ahmedabad with a GPRS/EDGE phone, all you have to do is visit – enter the metered amount into the input box and hit on the “Auto & Taxi Fare” button to know the amount you have to pay. A perfect Auto & Taxi Fare calculator that will show you the amount you have to pay during day time and also after midnight where additional charges are applicable.

There is also second option for Mumbaikar’s an Auto & Taxi Fare Tariff mobile application compatible with most of the Java Mobiles with size as small as Approx 56kb. NO GPRS connection required & it’s FREE .

[ Step 1 – Download Text/Image Version ]
1)Please click any of the Links to Download.
Text Version: Download Now ,
Image Version: Download Now ,
WAP Download Install: Simply type ‘‘ to download directly from GRPS enabled mobile.

2) Transfer the JAR file via Bluetooth/Data cable to your Mobile Phone, Just click to install it.

[ Step 2 – See your Unique Mobile ‘LICENSE ID’ ]
Go to Main menu “Register” option, Read instructions Displayed and Press OK and you will see 6 DIGIT Numeric License ID of Mumbai Local

[Step 3 – Get FREE ‘License KEY’ to open and start using software.]
Go to Auto Taxi Tariff Card Software link and click on GET LICENSE KEY link to get your key. Add that KEY to next space available to LICENSE ID.

So now no more getting cheated you can pay CORRECT & EXACT Auto and Taxi meter fare charges thanks to & meter down Application for making things so easy for localitze & travelers

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Television Influences Children’s Behaviour !!

Posted by Deepak Shetty on July 25, 2010

TV’s are extremely well-liked and widespread. In every single household people have at least one or two TV sets, on which Kids spend too much time watching programs and shows which do not even bring them any knowledge. Somehow all adults and children become slaves of the television box. One finds it hard to talk to children particularly without anything being mentioned about the television, which proves that much of their lives are dedicated to the television. TV is viewed by families while having their dinner, supper, or even spending their free time, instead of taking up something more creative or something that would have far more advantages. Considering that the television displays a lot of violence in the programs, children are being subject to a lot of brutality and somehow watching TV harms their development.

Because when you come down to think on it, the time that the kid is spending on watching television is lesser time depleted on homework or having interesting exchanges with grown ups or other children. What is more is that watching TV late at night makes the children feel tired, which stops them from paying full attention in school during the day.

Recently What’s-on-India launched a show on Parental TV Guidance – My Child’s TeeVee, which is a 7 minutes’ show. It is an endeavor to create awareness amongst the parents about the adverse effects of excessive television viewing on their kids. The show will be hosted by the famous “Whirlpool Mom” Amrita Raichand and will have eminent doctors like Dr. Sanjeev Ahuja (Paediatrician) – Dr. L H Hiranandani Hospital, Mumbai and Dr. Narendra Kinger (Clinical Psycologist & Psychotherapist) – Cozy Clinique and Nursing Home, Mumbai.

These doctors will discuss and give insights on the adverse effects of excessive television on child’s psychology and the emerging need for parental guidance in television. The show will also highlight some must watch shows for kids, and provide expert ideas on how to handle kids of various age groups.

What’s-On-India has introduced the concept of television guidance to India for the first time. What’s-on-India has been committed to television guidance in India and with its unique proposition to viewers has introduced this show to educate parents on the importance and the need for parental guidance in today’s time and age. It’s time you start taking care of what your Kids are watching!!

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Volkswagen Vento Launched In India

Posted by Deepak Shetty on July 6, 2010

Volkswagen, has announced the launch of its all new Sedan, the New Vento in the Indian market. It will be the brand’s second volume model after its successful launch of the new Polo and will be coming as a premium entry level Sedan in the country.

There was a LIVE WEBCAST of the New Vento unveiling in Delhi today. The unveiling commenced at 2.00 pm. For exclusive pics of the launch click here:

The New Vento will be available in diesel and petrol variants, both which will be powered by 1.6 L engines and will be available in manual and automatic (petrol version with AT) transmissions in the market.

Its timeless, pure and authentic design clubbed with the quality engineering, sturdiness and driving dynamics which is a characteristic of the Brand Volkswagen will set a benchmark in its class.

Volkswagen has ensured that the New Vento is equipped with features like excellent suspension to provide great drivability on Indian roads, strong air conditioning to take care of extreme Indian weather, convenient legroom including comfortable rear seats, high ground clearance, safety features like Anti Braking Systems (ABS) and airbags and even a strong horn, necessary for safe driving in India.

The New Vento will be the seventh model from the Brand Volkswagen for the Indian market.

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Cigarettes Are Jobless | No Tobacco Day Campaign

Posted by Deepak Shetty on June 1, 2010

CPAA is known for its activities against Cancer causing products. Earlier they have done many events such as Cricket Match of Celebs, Music concerts etc. But on the World no Tobacco Day they were approached by Mudra MaX for a unique campaign – “Cigarettes Are Jobless”

The invitation of the event was already on Facebook, in which almost 35+ people had shown interest to join. Earlier I had received the Invitation to join the Fan Page – Smokey Cigarson is Jobless, Some what surprised, I checked, and I was immediately attracted to join the page!

The whole campaign revolves around the Idea that, on the No Tobacco Day, people have quit smoking and now cigarettes are Jobless. So, they are distributing their resume. The activity was stated early in the day at major locations such as Mahim, Bandra, Vile Parle and Malad.

At Malad the, event took place at Inorbit mall. Luckily I was on that side, so, made a visit. I was never a smoker, but still I took the Resume, and gave a look. Here it is:

It’s a really nice concept, and people were really amzed to see a cigarette box distributing resume. Some people even stood there and shared their thoughts to tell this to their friends. Some people even took 3-4 copies of resume to give it to their friends.

The campaign was done in collaboration with CPAA, by Mudra Max.

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Incredible India!

Posted by Deepak Shetty on May 30, 2010

There are many things in life, we just knowingly ignore, or I’m not sure though we are aware we just don’t want to think of it…
Wondering! Yeah…I did not think actually when I started writing and now it really makes me feel guilty when I realize how something’s are manipulated and we are one reason behind all this…

Don’t you think we live in a nation –

– Where pizza delivers home faster than Ambulance and Police
– Where you can get car loan @8% but Education loan @ 12%
– 76 Police men were killed mercilessly but media is busy showing the news of failed sports
persons (Sani and Shoiab)
– Where rice is Rs.40per kg but SIM cards are free.
– Where a millionaire can buy a cricket team instead paying taxes to government and donating
to charity
– Where people are sitting at tea stall reading an article on child labour n say yaar baccho se kam
karvanalo ko fansi lagana chahiye  & then shout ‘are chotu chai de.’

Incredible India! Isn’t It

Did we ever think why all this happens, do we have answers, is there a solution ever for all this ???

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Movie Fired Featuring Rahul Bose | Preview

Posted by Deepak Shetty on May 1, 2010

Sex and Nudity are the hottest subject whether to write, speak or ban…and the film industry is the place where such controversies on script take place everyday. There are ‘n’ numbers of critics who point out flaws and we don’t get to see a good movie or sometimes it is better not to see it…

iDream Productions supernatural flick – “Fired” featuring Rahul Bose with sizzling British model Militza Radmilovic Directed by Sajit Warrier , have run into trouble with the censor board.

The promos of the movie have been deemed inappropriate to be aired on television. The reason given by the Censor Board was that there was too much blood and gore as well as nudity in a certain scene in the film.

According to Cable television Network (Regulation) Act, TV promos with A certificate cannot be aired on any Indian channel. The producers have been given an A certificate for the promos even after they removed nudity and toned down the violent scenes from the promos.

Rahul Bose, who stars in the film, feels the Censor board has forgotten to take things in the right context. “I feel we have a misplaced sense of censorship. What I feel is gory or vulgar, somebody else might not. Even for the sex scene, I feel people are more mature now and so self-censorship should be the key.”

The movie is about Joy Ahluwalia (Rahul Bose) who is the CEO of the company at the H.W.L.S head office in London. As the world faces the economic crisis the company is no exception and is smacked by the situation adversely. To overcome the situation and prove oneself , Joy decides to fire more than half the employees amongst these employees is also a lady manager Ruby (Militza Radmilovic), with whom Joy has been having an affair since long  But this affair was distracting him in his personal and professional life.

After a tiring day with loads of work and sniping off the employees, Joy prepares himself for board meeting and to prove his ability. However Joy soon realizes and gets an intuition of some supernatural force in his office. This makes Joy’s living horrifying and his spending of time in the empty office becomes grisly. He soon realizes the reason for the trauma being his deed of firing the employees and it’s their curse that has been turning office into hell.

The producers were advised to remove the nudity and tone down the violent scenes. Even after that, Vinayak thought the promo still deserved ‘A’! This has now upset the film-makers.

Meanwhile, the blood splattered posters of the film, with Militza’s amply exposed cleavage, are grabbing a lot of eyes nowadays.

So folks all we can do is, let’s await a watch!

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Check Internet Speed Online!!!

Posted by Deepak Shetty on April 25, 2010

Like Television, mobile phones having internet connection has become an important part of our life. Getting internet connection has become, much easier as there are so many internet providers with some interesting high speed internet connection schemes. But after taking the connection we just feel that we not getting the right kind of speed that the provider claims for. But now you can check your internet connection speed online without downloading any tool, all you need to do is go to the site Click START button to check the Internet speed test. This Internet speedometer shows only the downloading Bandwidth test speed of the Internet connection. The analog speedometer shows the speed of Downloading and also Uploading internet bandwidth test speed. Analog speedometer will open in another site. It will be taking more time to load, when your Internet speed is low.

Details for Internet Speed Test:
The Internet speed test or Bandwidth test Internet speedometer is absolutely free to know internet connection speed. You can find your internet connection’s data transfer speed by using Bandwidth test Internet speedometer. While you are checking the Internet speed test by our digital Internet Speedometer, avoid using other works on Internet.

You can use the following links check your internet connection
1.    ThinkBroadband Speed Test Tool
2. Speed Test
3. Speed Test Tool
4.    Speak Easy Speed Test
5. Tool
6. Speed Test
7.    Firefox Addon Speed Test
8. Speed Test
9.     Broadband Watchdog Speed Test
10.   DSL Reports
11.   ByWild Speed Test
13. Speed Test
14.   Bandwidth Place Speed Test

The Results may show big changes but that would be because of the broadband fluctuations. Make sure you have the promised broadband internet speed!

Note: For slower Internet speed the analog speedometer will take long time to load the Bandwidth test Internet speedometer.

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Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2010 Contestants Night Out

Posted by Deepak Shetty on April 6, 2010

Femina Miss India is a national beauty pageant competition in India, which annually selects three winners to compete internationally. Winners represents india for Miss Universe pageant,  1st runner-up to the Miss World contest and  the second-runner up used to represent India in the Miss Asia-Pacific

Exclusive Pics of Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2010 Contestants Night Out partying. To get more updates about Pantaloons &  Miss India Contestants : Pantaloons (click here) join here you might get an opportunity to meet one of the Contestant & loads of prizes to be won so just dont stare at the girls just be a part of pantaloons page :

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Why Fourth Finger is called the Wedding Ring Finger ???

Posted by Deepak Shetty on March 9, 2010

Marriage cannot be completed without a wedding ring. In some countries a couple can wed each other only by exchanging wedding ring. A wedding ring is often worn on the left ring finger, which is the fourth finger from the thumb of the left hand. It is a traditional belief that the “vein of love” directly ran from the heart to the fourth finger of the left hand. It is only because of this belief that in some countries the wedding ring is placed on the fourth ring finger of the left hand.

In the Indian wedding tradition, the left hand is considered inauspicious. Hence the wedding ring is worn on the right hand. However, despite tradition the wedding ring symbolizes love, fidelity and marital commitment to each other.

There is a one more convincing explanation given by the Chinese Of Why should the wedding ring be worn on the fourth finger…It says

Thumb represents your — Parents

Second (Index) finger represents your Siblings

Middle finger represents Your Self

Fourth (Ring) finger represents your Life Partner

Last (Little) finger represents your Children

  • Firstly, open your palms (face to face), bend the middle fingers and hold them together – back to back
  • Secondly, open and hold the remaining three fingers and the thumb – tip to tip (As shown in the figure Above)
  • Now, try to Separate your Thumbs (representing the parents)…, they will open, because your parents are not destined to live with you lifelong (Sorry but its the Truth), and have to leave you sooner or later.
  • Please join your thumbs as before and separate your Index fingers (representing siblings)… ., they will also open, because your brothers and sisters will have their own families and will have to lead their own separate lives.
  • Now join the Index fingers and separate your Little fingers (representing your children)… ., they will open too, because the children also will get married and settle down on their own some day…
  • Finally, join your Little fingers, and try to separate your Ring fingers (representing your spouse).

You will be surprised to see that you just CANNOT ..,
Coz Husband & Wife have to remain together all their lives – through thick and thin.. !!

Does this theory convince you… ???

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