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Archive for ஓகஸ்ட் 1st, 2007

The Anatomy of addiction – Orkut

Posted by The Visitor மேல் ஓகஸ்ட் 1, 2007

Shadowy Pilgrim dissects and presents the phases of addiction to Orkut.

You see the need to log into orkut every 1 hour to start with. The drug affects you more and more. Now you also like to browse other people’s friend list. Read your friends scraps to know what’s been happening. Soon the need for the drug affects you more. […]

உண்மைதாங்க! மேல ORKUT க்கு பதிலா – email (அந்தக் காலத்தில), chat, blogging னு எதை போட்டாலும் பொருந்தும்! எனக்குத் தெரியாதா? 🙂

Posted in addiction, பதிவுலகம், வலைப் பதிவுலகம், Blogging, Orkut, Psychology | Leave a Comment »

Sunjay Dutt jailed in Mumbai bombs case

Posted by பிரேமலதா மேல் ஓகஸ்ட் 1, 2007

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has been jailed for six years for buying weapons from bombers who attacked the Indian city of Mumbai (Bombay) in 1993.

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BA gets £121.5m price-fixing fine

Posted by பிரேமலதா மேல் ஓகஸ்ட் 1, 2007

British Airways has been fined a record £121.5m by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) after it admitted colluding to fix the prices of fuel surcharges.

BA held illegal talks with rival Virgin Atlantic over the charges, which were added to passenger fares in response to rising oil prices.

But Virgin has been given immunity after it reported the collusion and is not expected to be fined, the OFT said.

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