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Common Wealth games, sports games or wealth games???

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PART A...
As today's a holiday...I had the priviledge of getting late up in the morning, as usual, after getting fresh & ready, I decided to check out today's newspapers, (ya..I know eating & reading simultaneously is a bad habit...) As I read the head line of "Games become India's Shame" (about the CommonWealth Games), I decided to read the article... & as I read on, I was shaken....
I mean almost everyone knows that a certain Mr. Kalmadi has filled his pockets full with notes of money, everyone knows that a certain Mr. A R Rahman was paid an amount of Rs.5 crore & yet he produced a third rate song for the Games, Everyone knew that there were additional committees added because the preparation for the games was found to be inadequate... & yet with just 11 days before the CommonWealth Games,the foreigners are complaining of stinking toilets, stagnant water & stray dogs!!! 
Is our country so dumb to appoint these irresponsible people as the l…

The Clock is Ticking. How time flies!

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Time is something that nowadays everyone says that they don't have enough. No time for chilling out with friends, not enough time for submitting projects, not enough time for family members, no time for this, no time for that!!!! I guess all of us, you & me, often use phrases like "Sorry, I don't have time, or else I would have......." or maybe "My life's so busy, I don't even have time for myself".... all of us are cribbing about our life....& Mr.Time is nicely smiling & laughing at our plight!!
I am NOT here to discuss time- management. There are many professionals out there to discuss & teach it. I am writing this because I suddenly realised that even if we are not aware of this most of our life, almost all our decisions are based on whether we have time or not. Our schedules, our meetings, our various special "dates", our daily-soaps,our lectures,the office hours,etc etc everything under the sun depends on this 4 letter …