Author Archives: Ayan Bhanot

Nation builder vs. ordinary citizen… according to IT Department/CBDT

Did you know that only taxpayers contribute to nation building, and those who do not pay any taxes are just ordinary citizens. That’s how, it seems, the Income Tax Department and Central Board of Direct Taxes categorize the citizens of this country. Recently, I came across this ad/announcement from the Income Tax Department/Central Board of Direct… Read More »

FAQs on politicians: a primer for all the wannabe politicians and their toadies.

I love politicians; they are the bestest, awesomest, wonderful-erest dude, dudettes and duderinos you can find anywhere on this planet. Heck, you wouldn’t find such fine people in this whole universe or twini-verse, tripni-verse or quadrini-verse; and that’s a lot of ‘verse’, right there. Basically, they are the supermen/superwomen of this planet. I look up… Read More »

Security guards in India—the incompetent “protecting” the clueless

Do you work for a multinational conglomerate? If so, then, your workplace is probably a multi-storey building with a few entrances and exits. To protect those point of entries and exits, and to also provide a safe working environment, in your workplace, you’ll notice security guards stationed at various entrances and exits to monitor traffic—both… Read More »

What’s Facility Management got to do with the art of thievery?

What comes to mind when somebody mentions Facility Management? Workplace space allocation, catering, security, fire safety, operational, cleaning, business continuity planning, etc.? Yes? Then, you are correct; mostly, that’s all to Facility Management. Well, mostly, that is, until you pull back the curtain to reveal some ugly truths. Did it ever cross your mind that vendors have to pay… Read More »

Omygdaily – July 05 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – July 05 2016 edition will discuss: A new medical condition called a ‘selfie elbow’. If women wear makeup to a job interview, men think they are ‘prestigious’ and women think they are ‘dominant’. Crazy climbers scaling insane heights. VR sex and porn in Japan. You… Read More »

Omygdaily – July 04 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – July 04 2016 edition will discuss: Avenge a murder by raping a 10-year-old. Reveal some skin in the photograph included in your résumé and get called for job interviews. Only applies to women, it seems. Men don’t try this, you will get arrested for… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 29 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 29 2016 edition will discuss: A woman in Bengaluru commits suicide after being defrauded of ₹11 lakh in a phishing scam. Online fraudsters informed her of winning ₹45 lakh and promised releasing the entire sum only after she paid them ₹11 lakh to take… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 28 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 28 2016 edition will discuss: Drunk driver hitting a pedestrian, killing him, then driving all the way to her house while the body is lodged in the windshield of the car. David slaying the Goliath. England beaten by Iceland, out of Euro… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 27 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 27 2016 edition will discuss: Commit a murder and go to jail; after a year fib to get parole and then disappear into thin air. Damaging claims about the Clintons in a new book by an ex secret service officer. Be a… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 24 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 24 2016 edition will discuss: BREXIT. Great Britain votes to leave the European Union. Workaholics have psychiatric disorders, a new study finds. How a football player was red-carded for breaking wind during a football game. Alligator attack at the Walt Disney World Hotel;… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 23 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 23 2016 edition will discuss: Bystander effect. How humans have become inhuman.  “Boringwood superplanet” says “he felt like a raped woman.” Now, Indian Olympic Association is thinking of dropping him as the Goodwill Ambassador. Well, can he now become the Goodwill Maruti… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 22 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 22 2016 edition will discuss: Rape being part of the initiation process in the Australian military. This practice has gone on since the 1960s and has recently come to light. Can anyone say cover-up? Reminds me of the movie, The General’s Daughter.… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 21 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 21 2016 edition will discuss: India is considered the worst place to do business, a distinction we shouldn’t be proud of, but we have nobody else to blame except ourselves. Take the test to ascertain how dark is your personality? In China,… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 20 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 20 2016 edition will discuss: “Honor killings” in Pakistan. Two pregnant women die at the hands of their families in the last few days. The submerged cities of Egypt reveals ancient secrets of a great civilization A touching story of a five-year old… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 14 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 14 2016 edition will discuss: Suffering from the affluenza bug, I guess. Mow down people in cold blood then tell authorities to collect compensation from dad. Morons at the helm of affairs. Trying to block access to escort sites, when such measures can… Read More »

Omygdaily – June 13 2016

A compendium of news/articles/videos/pictures/events/stories that triggered the “Oh my god alarm!” Omygdaily – June 13 2016 edition will discuss: A terrorist, a lone wolf, with links to ISIS kills 49 people in an Orlando gay club. Justice served? Five people get life imprisonment till death for raping a Danish woman. Get one-year suspended sentence after being raped in… Read More »