Friday, July 23, 2010

After almost 4 years of stay at Google,I moved to my own place. It is always good to have your own identity rite? so welcome to

I presume you all will like my new home. Thanks for the support and encouragement, see you

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

My article on e-waste,published in On Sale Express

The mid gap is actually stylish rite? not done purposely but...

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Sebastian Wernicke talks about how to make "the optimum TEDTalk" based on user ratings.

Lies, damned lies and statistics (about TEDTalks) | Video on

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Nainamvalappu: The football capital of Kozhikode: Part II

N.V.Subair,President-NFFA,says there is so much talent here when it comes to football but lack of facilities is the biggest impediment.

Replica of FIFA World cup trophy, made by this person in wood.There is a purpose for this replica of World cup trophy kept here. This trophy is made in wood. During the final of the World cup when the winner lifts the original FIFA World cup trophy, this replica at Nainamvalappu will be handed over to the respective fan club members!so this time members of the Spain fans club lifted the trophy.

Even I had this rare opportunity of holding FIFA World cup trophy, a replica atleast!

Banners from Nainamvalappu!

Holland fans Club

Some section of the people here hope that one day India will make it to FIFA World cup football! Jai Ho!

The only place throughout Malabar where I saw a banner for Korean team!

Some local heroes playing with legendary Pele (good photoshop work!)

And an entire fence wall dedicated to World cup fixture!

NFFA even has a blog dedicated to football related news.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Nainamvalappu: The football capital of Kozhikode: Part I

Nainamvalappu, a small town in Kozhikode, predominantly comprises of fishing community.

Founded in 1996,Nainamvalappu Football Fans Association, NFFA is in constant touch with FIFA. They send regular magazines,a copy of the new rules, brochures and miniatures. NFFA has a mini FIFA museum. “This time, FIFA sent us a gold key chain carrying its logo. We have displayed all our curios here,” says Subair, the President of NFFA.

Zakumi banner ,the Official Mascot for the 2010 FIFA World Cup

Gold and silver plated replica of World cup, key chains, buttons, stickers, all sent by FIFA!

FIFA World cup 2010 official poster!

The original Jabulani, official football of FIFA World cup 2010!

Official postcards of all the entire FIFA World cup matches!


Members of Nainamvalappu Football Fans Association, NFFA in front of the office.

To be continued..

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Hans Rosling's interesting TED talk about World population
Hans Rosling on global population growth | Video on

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Image of the week

Seen three, five and even seven star hotels but what about up star