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Failed ATM transaction but money debited?

ICICI BANK ATM

You might have come across this situation at some point of time. You visit an ATM to withdraw money, swipe your card, enter the pin and amount but the ATM throws up some error and doesn’t let out any money. And to your dismay, you receive message on your mobile that the money has been debited from your account for …

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Converting existing bank account to Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Account?

Jan Dhan account

I’m hearing this a lot these days. People coming and asking to convert their existing account to Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan account aka PMJDY. And some ask to link their existing account to Jan Dhan account. All this, I suppose, is a result of ill advertising by the Government. The Advertisement always flashes the benefits of the yojana but never …

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Airtel roaming in Maharashtra; Calls, SMS & Data

airtel roaming in maharashtra

If you have recently moved to Maharashtra, either temporarily or permanently, and use Airtel services, these are the things you should be knowing. For the sake of this post, when ever Maharashtra is mentioned, it is to be taken excluding Mumbai, since Mumbai is a different telecom circle. Voice Calls while Roaming Airtel has very vast network coverage in Maharashtra. …

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Why do people vote for BJP (or even Congress)?

Modi

I have a very simple theory. I will never vote for a party that doesn’t come out to show its ‘source of funds’ to public and that which doesn’t stop giving tickets to candidates with criminal records. No matter who comes and screams ‘our development model’ or ‘Har hath shakti’, I will just not listen to them until the first …

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What do People think about Different States of India? (Acc to Google)

Opinion of People

Courtesy of this tweet, I thought I should do the same with different Indian states. And results are certainly interesting. If you didn’t go through that link, this post basically is what different people (via Google) think about different states of India. It makes use of the search suggestions that Google throws up as more people search for similar things …

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Tata Sky Everywhere TV (on Mobile) is not free. But why not?

Tata Sky Everwhere TV

Tata Sky Every Where TV. You must have already heard about it by now. Although Tata Sky isn’t the first DTH company to launch such a product, I was happy this came through. What I was not happy was to hear that I had to pay separately to watch TV on mobile. Being a subscriber of Tata Sky already, I …

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Plastic Gas Cylinder Trolley Review (Rs.99)

Cylinder Trolley

We all know the kind of stains (made of rust) gas cylinders make on our flooring. I wanted to get rid of that. Also, our cylinder delivery boy is a generous guy who would bring the new refill into the kitchen and take the old one himself. But, sometimes a crack head turns up and simply refuses to bring the …

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