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BSNL slashes STD rates

State-run BSNL on Thursday announced a festive bonanza for its over 1.16 crore (11.6 million) subscribers by reducing fixed line tariffs, enabling them to make STD calls across the country at just Re one a minute, along with reduced rentals and other benefits. BSNL has brought all its subscribers, paying […]

October 12, 2006

Clemency powers: SC warns Executive

In a stern reminder to the Executive of its constitutional responsibility in exercising the power of pardon to convicted persons, Supreme Court today warned the Central and state governments against recommending clemency petitions on political, religious and caste considerations and said such trend was fraught with dangerous consequences. The strongly […]

October 12, 2006

Mosquito menace in delhi

NEW DELHI: With 72 fresh cases reported in the last 24 hours, the total number of dengue cases in the city is now 1,101. The toll so far is 25. Of the total cases, 709 patients are from within the city. According to municipal health officer Dr K N Yadav, […]

October 12, 2006

Sitting Idle

Sitting Idle is the latest addition to BCM Touring. Through Sitting Idle we will attempt to provide an insight into a tourers thought, when he/she is trapped in a concrete jungle in the shackles of responsibility and “routine”. At time it will be humorous, while at other occasions it might […]

October 11, 2006

Hero Honda CBZ X-treme

A friend of mine called me a while back regarding the newly launched motorcycle from Hero Honda, called CBZ X-treme. He had called me to express his utter disappointment regarding this launch; he was disappointed with this motorcycle since he thought it would be a higher capacity version of the […]

October 10, 2006

Route of the Ladakh 2006 trip

More stats of the trip, here is the route that I took for this ride: Day1: Delhi – Chandigargh – Manali Day2: Manali – Keylong – Darcha – Sarchu Day3: Sarchu – Pang – Upshi – Leh Day4: Leh – Thiksey – Leh Day5: Leh – Karu – Chang La […]

September 25, 2006
Back to the pavilion…

Back to the pavilion…

Back from the highest and the coldest desert in the world, clocking 3865kms in 18days of solo ride. This trip had its ups and downs and taught me some tough lessons about life and touring. But its all part of the game, after all touring is not only about exploring […]

September 22, 2006

Reporting from Zanskar

hi every one, i am writing this from the capital of Zanskar Padum. Havent been able to find an STD here, but there is a cybercafe here. once again the rates are a bit pricey at Rs.2 per minute, but it is better then having nothing at all. have posted […]

September 16, 2006

Back from a ride to Tso Moriri

Came back from Tso Moriri couple of hours back, wonderful at the same time hard ride. i really loved this phase of the ride, spoke with a lot of people in the past couple of days. from the soldiers at a checkpost where i stopped agin while coming back and […]

September 12, 2006

Back from Pangong Tso

Came back from a trip to pangong tso, spent the night at the lake side guest house. awesome pics, too bad cant upload all of them right now, check out the photos of pangong tso here. http://www.bcmtouring.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=138&start=75 riding to tso moriri tomorrow morning 🙂

September 9, 2006