Sunday, September 26, 2010

ACM Turing Award lecture - C. A. R. Hoare

నాకు నచ్చిన కొన్ని హిందీ సినేమా పాటలు




Aansu Bhari Hai - Raj Kapoor (I like Raj Kapoor for various reasons and Mukesh for his voice)




Dam bhar jo udhar munh phere - Awaara (1951) with Engl. subs




Nargis & Raj Kapoor - Jaha Main Jaati Hun - Chori Chori



Babuji Dheere Chalna (I like Guru Dutt for different reasons)




Madhu Bala - Aayeeye Meherban ( I like all songs in Howrah Bridge)




Taxi Driver - Jeye To Jaye Kahan - Talat Mehmood (I like Talat's voice)


sham e gham ki kasam



"O DUNIYA KE RAKHWALE"BY MOHD.RAFI,MD:NAUSHAD-"BAIJU BAWARA"




Hai Duniya Usiki Zamana Usika - Shammi Kapoor - Kashmir Ki Kali




Aayega Aane waala

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

నేను చదివిన / చదవాల్సిన ఇంగ్లీష్ నవలలు


నేను చదివిన (చదవాల్సిన) ఇంగ్లీష్ నవలలు చిట్టా ఇక్కడ


Jeffrey Archer

  1. The Fourth Estate (Completed)
  2. The Eleventh Commandment (Completed)
  3. As The Crow Flies (partial)
  4. Shall We Tell the President? (pending)
  5. Kane and Abel (pending)
  6. The Prodigal Daughter (pending)
  7. Not A Penny More, Not A Penny Less (pending)
  8. First Among Equals (pending)
  9. A Matter of Honour (pending)
  10. The Sins of Father


Frederick Forsyth

  1. The Day of The Jackal
  2. The Odessa File
  3. The Negotiator
  4. The Cobra
  5. The Deceiver (partial)
  6. Icon (partial)
  7. Veteran (pending)
  8. The Avenger (pending)
  9. The Afghan (pending)
  10. The Fourth Protocol


Robert Ludlum

  1. The Bourne Identity (Completed)
  2. The Bourne Supremacy (Completed)
  3. The Bourne Ultimatum (Completed)
  4. The Bourne Imperative
  5. The Scarlatti Inheritance (Completed)
  6. The Holcroft Covenant
  7. The Aquitaine Progression (Completed)
  8. The Scorpio Illusion (Completed)
  9. The Apocalypse Watch (Completed)
  10. The Prometheus Deception (Completed)
  11. The Sigma Protocol (Completed)
  12. The Matarese Circle (Completed)
  13. The Matarese Countdown (Completed)
  14. The Osterman Weekend (pending)
  15. The Rhinemann Exchange (partial)
  16. The Chancellor Manuscript (Completed)
  17. The Road to Omaha (pending)
  18.  The Matlock Paper
  19. The Altman Code
  20. The Janson Directive
  21. Trevayne (Jonathan Ryder) (Completed)
  22. The Utopia Experiment  (Kyle Mills)
  23. The Janson Option (Paul Garrison)  (Completed)
  24. The Geneva Strategy (Jamie Freveletti) 
  25. The Patriot Attack  (Kyle Mills)

Eric Van Lustbader

  1. Last Snow (Completed)
  2. Beloved Enemy (Completed)
Jason Matthews
  1. Red Sparrow (Completed)

Ken Follett

  1. The Third Twin (Completed)
  2. Triple (Completed)
  3. Jackdaws (pending)
  4. Code to Zero (pending)
  5. The Hammer of Eden (pending)
  6. The Man from St. Petersburg (pending)
  7. The Eye of the Needle (pending)
  8. The Key to Rebecca (pending)
  9. Dangerous Fortune

Michael Crichton

  1. State of Fear (Completed)
  2. Micro

Robin Cook

  1. Crisis
  2. Foreign Body (pending)

Dan Brown

  1. The Da Vinci Code (Completed)
  2. Angels and Demons (Completed)
  3. The Last Symbol (pending)
  4. Inferno

Alistair MacLean

  1. HMS Ulysses
  2. The Guns of Navarone (have the book but saw the movie :))
  3. Force 10 From Navarone (same as above :))
  4. The Last Frontier

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

  1. A Study in Scarlet
  2. The Sign of The Four
  3. A Scandal in Bohemia
  4. The Red-Headed League

Agatha Christie

  1. The Murder at the Vicarage
  2. Murder on the Links
  3. 1920 Omnibus
    1. The Secret Adversary
    2. The Man in the Brown Suit
    3. The Secret of Chimneys
    4. The Seven Dials Mistery
  4. 1930 Omnibus
    1. The Sittaford Mystery
    2. Why Didn't They Ask Evans
    3. And Then There Were None
    4. Murder is Easy
  5. 1940 Omnibus
    1. N or M
    2. Towards Zero
    3.  Sparkling Cyanide 
    4. Crooked House
  6. Hercule Poirot (The Complete Short Stories)

David Baldacci

  1. The Last Man Standing
  2. First Family
  3. True Blue
  4. Total Control
  5. Split Second (Reading)
  6. The Collectors
  7. Absolute Power
  8. The Winner
  9. Hour Game
  10. Hell's Corner 
  11. The Simple Truth
  12. The Camel Club
  13. Simple Genius
  14. Zero Day 
  15. The Whole Truth
  16. Deliver Us From Evil
  17. The Innocent 
  18. The Sixth Man
  19. The Hit 
  20. The Target 
  21. Memory Man
  22. No Man's Land
  23. End Game


Mark Sullivan

  1. Rogue

Tom Clancy

  1. Dead or Alive
  2. Against all enemies
  3. Patriot games (Completed)
  4. Locked On
  5. Debt of Honour
  6. The Hunt for Red October
  7. Threat Vector 
  8. Command Authority

Ed Falco

  1.  The Family Corleone

Mario Puzo
  1. God Father
  2. The Sicilian

Clive Cussler

  1. The Thief

Oliver North

  1. Mission Compromised
  2. The Assassins
  3. The Jericho Sanction

Daniel Silva

  1. The Kill Artist (Completed)
  2. The English Assassin (Completed)
  3. The Confessor (Completed)
  4. A Death in Vienna (Completed)
  5. Prince of Fire (Completed)
  6. The Messenger (Completed) 
  7. The Secret Servant (Completed)
  8. Moscow Rules (Completed)
  9. The Defector (Completed)
  10. The Rembrandt Affair (Completed)
  11. Portrait of a Spy (Completed)
  12. The Fallen Angel (Completed)
  13. The English Girl (Completed)
  14. The Heist (Completed)
  15. The English Spy (Completed)
  16. The Black Widow (Completed)
  17. House of Spies (Completed)
  18. The Mark of the Assassin (Completed)
  19. The Marching Season (Completed)
  20. The Unlikely Spy (Reading)

John le Carré

  1. Call for the Dead (Completed)
  2. A Murder of Quality (Reading)
  3. The Looking Glass War
  4.  A Perfect Spy
  5. The Secret Pilgrim
  6. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  7. The Honourable Schoolboy
  8.  Smiley's People
  9. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
David Ignatius


  1. Agents of Innocence (Completed)
  2. A Firing Offense (Completed)
  3. The Bank of Fear (Completed)
  4. Bloodmoney (Completed)
  5. Siro (Completed)
  6. Body of Lies (Reading)
  7. The Sun King
  8. The Increment
  9. The Director


Charles Cumming

  1. Spy By Nature (Completed)
  2. The Spanish Game
  3. Typhoon
  4. The Trinity Six
  5. A Foreign Country
  6. A Colder War
  7. The Hidden Man
  8. A Divided Spy

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