Thus twat tweeted @rungta.

From the month of August, 2011.

@pragmatic_d Or rather, who gets cut off if UID does come in?

10:52 PM Aug 31st 2011 in reply to pragmatic_d

@rakeshrach Everyone around him was all smiles after his phone rang. Would’ve been all laughs had he let the ring continue any further.

11:22 AM Aug 31st 2011 in reply to rakeshrach

Had Kaffir Lime Tea today. Liked it lots. Shouldn’t have let it go cold when the red curry arrived. [Lah, Hauz Khas Village]

1:22 AM Aug 31st 2011

@kingSidharth Nahin! Tune mere OT (original tweet) to RT kaise keh diya? :P

Coming down to Delhi anytime soon?

8:13 PM Aug 30th 2011 in reply to kingSidharth

Awesome ringtone heard on the metro: “Jungle jungle baat chali hai pata chala hai…

6:57 PM Aug 30th 2011

To College or Not to College. @kingSidharth on his decision to take a drop year instead of following the paved path.…-to-college/[+]

6:53 PM Aug 30th 2011

अरे रेडियो के ज़माने का यह पहला मल्टीप्लेक्स था। Motumaster. Thoroughly enjoyable lyrics by Mr. @ankash1009. bellycentric…3/motumaster[+]

11:13 PM Aug 29th 2011

A little delayed but up and running before the grandslam kicks off. US Open 2011 draws: Men prateekrungt…pen/2011/men[+] & Women prateekrungt…n/2011/women[+]

7:15 PM Aug 29th 2011

@xAbhishek @rashmiswamy Should be resolved now. Comment counts seem to take a while to update, but can’t do much about that.

4:57 PM Aug 29th 2011 in reply to xAbhishek

@rashmiswamy @RohithNair Diagnosed the problem (+discovered an even more critical bug), but fixing both will delete current comments. Sorry.

11:09 AM Aug 28th 2011 in reply to rashmiswamy

@aroradush Yay! How good was the screenplay?

2:27 AM Aug 28th 2011 in reply to aroradush

Housemate telling me about Lok Parlok – Jeetendra movie where he goes up & convinces the gods to go on a strike! Souls die, go up & return.

1:21 AM Aug 27th 2011

And @jasonsantamaria’s fifth (and latest) design is out! jasonsantama…five-and-ten[+]

Taking in the details…

10:41 PM Aug 26th 2011

@gonsalves_r Hey Rahul. Want to catchup tomorrow evening?

9:32 PM Aug 26th 2011

@anexasajoop Or you could pinch @darthvader and feel the force here on twitter itself. @prtksxna

3:22 PM Aug 25th 2011 in reply to anexasajoop

Much thanks to @lokallobaat for the tip and @RajneeshKapoor for putting it together. (Oh and hey Rajneesh, we met today.)

1:54 AM Aug 25th 2011

What a riot! Jaws haven’t pained this much since Russell P live in Melb. For the laughs, for your support, don’t miss standup comedy nights.

1:50 AM Aug 25th 2011

@aroradush This might be of interest:…894332301312[+] Me and @souvikdg will be in attendance.

6:09 PM Aug 24th 2011

@5anket Ah, trust @rungtaakki to know. Takes us back a long long time.

11:29 PM Aug 23rd 2011 in reply to 5anket

@gonsalves_r Oh you’re just getting warmed up. When do you want to take in the real deal? #chandnichowk

4:51 PM Aug 23rd 2011 in reply to gonsalves_r


2:56 AM Aug 23rd 2011

… I’m desperate to meet an Indian Chartered Accountant who invalidates this gross generalisation.

2:50 AM Aug 23rd 2011

The conservatism, the plagiarism, the resistance, the scams, the smugness, the carelessness, the pride, the prejudice…

2:50 AM Aug 23rd 2011

@Cleartrip Methinks you need to highlight the calendar a bit more. Too few know of this indispensable time-saver of a feature. @jackerhack

2:50 PM Aug 22nd 2011 in reply to Cleartrip

@anexasajoop And with a good dose of humour too! Credit to @TimesofBullshit for sharing this.

1:43 AM Aug 22nd 2011 in reply to anexasajoop

‘Urdu, Awadh and the Tawaif: the Islamicate roots of Hindi cinema’, an essay by Mukul Kesavan…ema_2004.pdf[+] /via @TimesofBullshit

7:43 PM Aug 21st 2011

@aroradush Haha, I’m not that arrogant. There are lot of things that make or break a movie for a person. Near impossible to be universal.

7:18 PM Aug 21st 2011 in reply to aroradush

@aroradush Lucky you. I still remember that first watch experience.

Better late than never! Also queue up Nolan’s Memento and Prestige.

6:26 PM Aug 21st 2011 in reply to aroradush

@DilliBelle Do teen Amritsari kulche mere behalf pe.

12:31 AM Aug 21st 2011 in reply to DilliBelle

As do the inscriptions on this mosque (Nili Masjid) from Sikander Lodi’s time.…photostream/[+]

11:42 PM Aug 20th 2011

Bears a strong resemblance with this coin from the Tughlak rule. chiefacoins….i.htm#table5[+] (third row)

11:39 PM Aug 20th 2011

Help! Which Delhi Sultanate dynasty does this crest belong to? Is it the Lodis or is this just a generic inscription?[+]

11:34 PM Aug 20th 2011

Dinner at Kake di Hatti, breakfast at Andhra Bhavan, time travel at Ugrasen ki Baoli and a lazy lazy afternoon at Teen Murti Bhavan.

4:28 PM Aug 20th 2011

Trees and paddlers in small town India. prateekrungt…ro_city_park[+]

8:54 AM Aug 20th 2011

Might I indulge you in a chronological walkthrough of some historic Indian architecture?…23447191733/[+]

10:49 PM Aug 18th 2011

@jackerhack Pre-unibody MBP + bad experience with Safari 5.1 have me holding off. Snow Leopard works just fine…

1:53 PM Aug 18th 2011 in reply to jackerhack

The “getting paid” part seems quite popular. Folks, we have openings for designers, developers, cooks & jhaduwalas @miranjdesign. Serious!

1:36 PM Aug 18th 2011

@vrinda_m People known to people you know should get in touch…

1:32 PM Aug 18th 2011 in reply to vrinda_m

@anexasajoop Asking for a corporate cousin. Interested @satwikg?

1:31 PM Aug 18th 2011 in reply to anexasajoop

Who here likes drawing caricatures and wants to get paid for it?

1:27 PM Aug 18th 2011

@NipunKedia Good we sent both disks then. Enjoy your new OS!

8:02 PM Aug 16th 2011 in reply to NipunKedia

Chattarpur, the temple town.[+]

9:51 PM Aug 14th 2011

Coming back to life at Fatehpur Sikri. prateekrungt…ishti_dargah[+]

8:56 PM Aug 14th 2011

@5anket That is a good list. No surprises given the source.

2:45 PM Aug 12th 2011 in reply to 5anket

The discovery, origins and rise of the @-symbol. shadycharact…part-2-of-2/[+] /via @divya

10:50 PM Aug 11th 2011

@NipunKedia What! Took you one whole month to eat a vada pav in Mumbai?

7:16 PM Aug 10th 2011 in reply to NipunKedia

@DilliBelle You need to fix that asap. My last filling was just two days back! bellycentric…o-the-kulfis[+]

11:26 AM Aug 10th 2011 in reply to DilliBelle

Wishing @lokallobaat the Happy the Budday and giving shabashi on a thrilling train boarding sequence, à la The Darjeeling Limited.

12:26 AM Aug 10th 2011

An Afghani change from the frequent Indian flavours. The Mazaar Detour, new on @bellycentric bellycentric…azaar-detour[+]

11:48 PM Aug 9th 2011

Whiteboard spotted at IFFCO Chowk station’s customer care+control room:

Previous day ridership: 15,904
Previous day earning: 3,05,857

11:25 PM Aug 9th 2011

Oh the joys of a Gurgaon shared auto. Driver complains of cameras at intersections—says 360 challans issued the day they became operational.

11:24 PM Aug 9th 2011

Revisiting (school) life. Cloud struck. prateekrungt…/07/nilgiris[+]

(Also framedandfoc…re-made.html[+] from the other school)

1:00 AM Aug 9th 2011

Script writers, please note: there exist creative professions besides photography.

11:26 PM Aug 8th 2011

@_karan @souvikdg @vrinda_m हम होगए कामयाब, हम होगए कामयाब…

11:23 PM Aug 8th 2011 in reply to _karan

@aroradush Heard about your first visit to purani dilli. Deed writers, wedding cards and chemists, hilarious! :) Any luck on the Urdu front?

7:55 PM Aug 8th 2011

@vrinda_m @_karan मुकाला मुकाबला लैला, ओ हो लैला।

ओले ओह!

5:22 PM Aug 8th 2011 in reply to vrinda_m

In Fatehpur Sikri, brown skinned people with big cameras and small pants are asked for the Delhi CM’s name to prove their nationality.

5:10 PM Aug 8th 2011

@jackerhack Same experience at Fatehpur Sikri.

12:17 AM Aug 8th 2011 in reply to jackerhack

In Fatehpur Sikri, desi and angrezi are sold at different thekas. In Fatehpur Sikri beer is considered desi.

12:13 AM Aug 8th 2011

@DilliBelle Excellent! I have more experience on “thin budgets” than I like to admit.

12:12 AM Aug 8th 2011 in reply to DilliBelle

“Unlimited booze and unlimited food. What else do you want in life?”

11:57 PM Aug 7th 2011

@DilliBelle Detail, hmm. You might need some coffee with that.

11:54 PM Aug 7th 2011 in reply to DilliBelle

Baadshahi Entrance, Fatehpur Sikri

2:19 AM Aug 7th 2011

@DilliBelle Fatehpur Sikri. Do not take the Bharatpur route. If you do, do not miss the samosas at Bharatpur. Especially during monsoon.

1:50 AM Aug 7th 2011 in reply to DilliBelle

@souvikdg @rashmiswamy @xAbhishek @lokallobaat Dekho bhaiya, this is your area of expertise. Decide and direct. We shall follow.

1:42 AM Aug 7th 2011 in reply to souvikdg

@DilliBelle Dude, experienced Faridabad’s bypass today. Had to turn back, retract and swim through to find NH 2.

11:30 PM Aug 6th 2011

@eclairsk3 Not carrot-man but there was another board game that my friend is unable to recall in his ex tired. Any memories? /cc @5anket

11:26 PM Aug 6th 2011 in reply to eclairsk3

Also, Bloody Mary stories from 9th standard. Want to fall off my chair.

10:43 PM Aug 6th 2011

Our hotel owner at Fatehpur Sikri: Mere do bete hain. Ek puchta hai, “Papa pair dabaoon kya?” aur doosra puchta hai, “Papa, thake to nahin?”

10:42 PM Aug 6th 2011

@rashmiswamy @xAbhishek @souvikdg @lokallobaat Re: tourists+food, let’s all convene at Jamma Masjid / Karim’s / Nizam’s for lunch on Monday?

1:43 AM Aug 6th 2011 in reply to rashmiswamy

@aroradush Keep me updated on this. I might just join you.

12:33 AM Aug 6th 2011 in reply to aroradush

@weeny Me too! I missed food most when I was there (though that has been put right:[+]). Now I miss the beer.

12:32 AM Aug 6th 2011 in reply to weeny

@weeny I’m rather jealous. Those photos make me want to experience Bombay even more.

You an ex-Melbournite as well?

7:38 PM Aug 5th 2011 in reply to weeny

@Jason_Birch Caret denotes the Ctrl key, not Shift 6.

10:52 AM Aug 5th 2011 in reply to Jason_Birch

Why is the only Mac-like browser shedding its Mac-like tag? Both ⇧⌘L (Google search) and ⌃⌘D (Dictionary lookup) broken in Safari 5.1.

1:58 AM Aug 5th 2011


11:29 AM Aug 4th 2011

All sorts of good, Bombay and elsewhere. thisissheena…tegory/blog/[+] by @weeny

/via @rakeshrach

12:16 AM Aug 4th 2011

And how apt for both these posts to appear now.…rning-indian[+] by @ytvinay and…1/sweet-spot[+] at the-company-I-started’s new blog.

10:06 PM Aug 3rd 2011

Yesterday marked the completion of my first year back in India. So glad I made this decision.

10:06 PM Aug 3rd 2011

Is there a @stephenfry fan club yet?

8:51 PM Aug 2nd 2011

@tenmilescorp @Shalin10 Congratulations! Great intro site. Happy to see that much love was given to the copy all over.

6:44 PM Aug 2nd 2011 in reply to tenmilescorp