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Duplicate birth cirtificate Kolkata

How to obtain duplicate birth certificate from Kolkata Municipal Corporation

My original birth certificate was retained by the school during my admission in class I. It was a rule in Govt. schools during those times. The rule has now been modified though. Later on, the matriculation certificate has served as an authentic proof of age (Date of Birth). PAN card, passport and adhar card issuing authorities consider matriculation […]

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Caves of India – Barabar Caves

Some things cannot be explained in words. At least at this moment, I’m falling short of words. Words to explain the magical echo effect inside India’s oldest surviving rock cut caves. Imagine a few monks chanting mantras inside a hall where the echo returns after about 2-3 seconds. After finishing one chant, when the second […]

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Interest free EMIs!!! Don’t be fooled.

Interest free EMI is a major trap in the retail industry today. While it is dominant in Electronics and gadgets, Tractors, Automobiles and Equipments are also not very far. People working in loan segments in NBFCs and Banks will know pretty well about it. The question is why on earth will anyone lend you money […]

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Tender business – a walkaround

It had started in Aug 2010. A Govt. firm released an invitation to bid for supply of a type of mechanical/hydraulic equipment which my company manufactures. By the time we finished with the inspection, it was already June 2011. The whole experience of the tender, has given me loads of experience, the excerpts of which, […]

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