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Left asks PM to reduce petrol, diesel prices

The CPM today asked the government to roll back the prices of petroleum products in view of the decline in the global crude prices from $71 per barrel in August to $55-56 now.CPM General Secretary Prakash Karat in a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asked for a review following […]

November 4, 2006

Time for some desert action…

After visiting the highest and coldest desert in the world in the month of September, it is time now to visit the desert country itself, yes I mean Rajasthan. There is quite a contrast between the ride in September and the ride that is I am about to undertake over […]

November 2, 2006

Engulfed by my passions?

“Why is it that all your friends are bikers and photographers?” This was something I didn’t expect to hear from my sis when I was telling her about the upcoming Pushkar trip and who all would be accompanying me on the ride. However what she said was quite true, I […]

October 31, 2006

5 new tunnels to ease up traffic in Himachal

Geo-Consult in a joint venture with RITES (Rail India Techno Economic Services) and Bangalore-based Secon company has received a go ahead from the Himachal government to prepare a detailed project report to build 5 new tunnels and double lane Dhailli and Kangra tunnel.The biggest tunnel (7.5kms) will be dug under […]

October 27, 2006
Mozilla Firefox 2 launched

Mozilla Firefox 2 launched

Microsoft launched Internet Explorer 7.0 a while back and to fight back Mozilla has just launched Mozilla Firefox 2.0. here is a list of features of firefox 2.0 Improved Tabbed Browsing We love tabs as much as you do, so Firefox 2 will open new web pages in tabs by […]

October 25, 2006

India has put Pak on notice: PM

“Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, while addressing a meeting of senior commanders of the armed forces, said that the government of India has put Pakistan on notice and told the Pakistan government that it would not be possible to carry on peace talks if it failed to contain terrrorism. “We have […]

October 18, 2006

10000 visitors in less then eight months!

When I started Yogesh Sarkar.com I never thought my personal site would get this amount of traffic, but finally today Yogesh Sarkar.com has completed 10000mark! In the past seven and a half months over 10000 visitors have come to this site, I guess its not a bad figure for a […]

October 17, 2006
Respect for the Toyota Innova

Respect for the Toyota Innova

There are few things and even fewer cars that impress me; however like its predecessor Quails, Toyota Innova has impressed me quite a bit. And that is without me even sitting inside this MUV! However seeing Innova tackle freshly laid tarmac and even off road sections in Himachal and Ladakh […]

October 13, 2006

Going to Vrindavan

Will be going to Vrindavan in the morning along with Manik and Salil, for us tourers any ride is a pilgrimage, however in this case we will be going to Vrindavan which is considered holy by Hindus. Here is some more information regarding Vrindavan: Vrindavan in Mathura district, Uttar Pradesh […]

October 13, 2006

Now, watch TV via MTNL phone lines

Now you can watch your favourite films on demand and watch TV channels through your MTNL’s phone line instead of depending on the vagaries of the traditional cablewallahs. Triple-play is finally here. It helps you to enjoy TV channels on your phone line besides, simultaneously, letting you make calls and […]

October 13, 2006