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Application stages and timelines for OCI

Overall it took 5+ months to complete the entire application process. Application Status Remarks Date of Status Your Passport and OCI Card have now reached CKGS Application Centre from the Embassy / Consulate and is being sorted and will be … Continue reading

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SD Card writing speed for shooting movies with Canon DSLR

When shooting movies, use a large-capacity SD card rated SD Speed Class 6 or higher. If you use a card having a slow writing speed, a five-level indicator might appear on the right of the screen during movie shooting. It … Continue reading

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Application stages and timelines for Indian Entry Visa

Overall it took 7 days to complete the entire application process. It excludes the passport delivery timelines which depends on the opted shipping speed with the carrier (FedEx/UPS/USPS). 1. Received 2. Verification 3. UNDER PROCESS at CKGS 4. IN TRANSIT … Continue reading

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Space Needle from Space

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Alleppey beach just after sunset

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Gokarna Trip

We planned our Gokarna trip after going through the following travelogues: http://jasminenongrum.blogspot.in/2014/04/gokarna-piece-of-heaven.html http://tra-well.blogspot.in/2013/01/accommodation-in-gokarna.html http://www.indiatrekkingtrails.com/2009/07/gokarn-beach-trek-jog-falls.html Summary: 1. Booked both onward and return A/C Volvo bus tickets from Bangalore to Gokarna through KSRTC website http://www.ksrtc.in/ two weeks in advance. 2. “Gokarna International” … Continue reading

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BMTC Gold Day Pass

http://www.mybmtc.com/daily_pass http://www.mybmtc.com/trip-planner/Kempegowda%20Bus%20Station%20%5BMajestic%5D%20%5BKBS%5D%281922%29/Bannerghatta%20National%20Park%28294%29/0/0/0/acs/D/0/0 BMTC Gold Day Pass (worth Rs. 140/-) allows the holder limitless travel throughout a calendar day (0000 hours to 2400 hours) in all services of BMTC except Vayu Vajra & Bangalore Rounds. So if you are planning for … Continue reading

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