Everybody is screaming and yelling about India's 61st Independence day celebrations, I thought of adding to it in my own way. I thought I would look at top India portals whoi have cared to brand their website on this occasion.
I was quite shocked to see a vertical manhattan at Sify - trying to get business but nothing in terms of branding and they are supposed to be one of top 10 networks. Nice big logo at Orkut's India interface
Monster - one of the top 3 search portals and nothing on branding front.
Lot of hype on their news channel - CNBC TV 18 but nothing on moneycontrol.com Was not expected either and also found nothing on India's biggest rail ticket transaction site IRCTC Titsy witsy bit of branding on Rediff Classy one on Indiatimes but again very minor Awsome logo of Google Nice one by Yahoo also
Today after about 16 days, I can still remember the corn curry, paneer ki sabzi, chawal, rotiyan ,etc. It was delicious and yes everything in MAJ's place was exactly like I had imagined to have been - meticulous and detailed - and then Parth treated us with the best sweets possible - his songs and his guitar.
It was a great experience - when do we do it again MAJ???
2. Weekend of 4-5 August
Megha, Rajit, Abhishek, Aakriti and myself went to the lake (which was actually a pond and not lake and even pond is treating that place with respect ;))...and had a picnic...and from there we went to IHC to catch any play and luckily got a play happening - it was mediocre but company was great so enjoyed. Pics: Fish pond at IHC and scene from the play Aakriti and Megha were too thrilled of watching such colorful fishes s…