Monthly Archives: December 2017

The Year That Was : 2017

Let me go back in time to recall certain important events (as I saw them and in my opinion) during the year before I say adieu to 2017 and open my arms to welcome the new year 2018. the year … Continue reading

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Nepal on Road to stability : As I See It

The latest election results have presented something close to what I had been advocating; that Nepal needs a two party system of democracy. (Please read my old posts, Part 1 & Part 2) The reason I had advocated this was … Continue reading

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Coincidence : Can it Happen?

Is it really a coincidence or just my belief? My belief that number (figure) 1 has got something to do with me. I am the eldest son of my parents. I was commissioned in 1st Gorkha Rifles and at that … Continue reading

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Army Courses

Prologue All officers who join the army have to do many professional courses in their career which continues even if one becomes general officer. It is a myth that there would be no studies required once you join the army. … Continue reading

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My Love for Computers

This is the story of my love affair with the computers. It started some time in mid eighties when the machines were just making an inroad in the country. I used to read about them and was fascinated. I wished … Continue reading

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Passing Out Parade 49 Years Ago

Below are the photos of the past: 22 Jun 1968 Passing out parade of Zojila Coy. 1. The Comdt inspecting the parade. Sashi standing tall in the front. 2. I can recognize some of them. Amal – tall handsome on … Continue reading

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Old Memories

I was writing about my old Bn 1/1 GR (pronounced one one GR) and needed some old photographs. While looking for them I found two photographs of our 2/Lt days with friend Tej Kaul (12 Kumaon). After commissioning we both … Continue reading

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Absurdities of Present Day News

I had been thinking for sometime about the growing number of ridiculous, inane, and otherwise nonsensical absurdities that fill the daily TV news channels and print or electronic media. Wondering if it was just me. I think we started to … Continue reading

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