Jan 262009

Good News: Only 42000 Satyam employees are worried about their jobs and not 55000, as reported earlier.

Bad News: The 13000 phantom employees were giving their salaries to ex-CEO Ramalinga Raju.

Gives a new meaning to the term, a CEO’s salary is several times the salary of an entry level employee. ... read more

Dec 062008

The murderers who attacked Mumbai have been called by External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukerjee and Secretary of State Rice as “Non State Actors”. Imagine telling the victim’s family “Your father was killed by a non-state actor”. As euphemisms go, this one is pretty bad. If you want to say that the murderers were not state-sponsored, ... read more