Monthly Archives: October 2006

Curries and Parties*

So it was last Sunday that I paid £9.30 for a Beef in Black bean sauce (my favourite overseas Chinese dish since young), a chicken and mushroom soup and plain rice take away. Three quarters way through the meal, Paul … Continue reading

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The nuclear mess

Thus history was made on October the 9th with North Korea claiming (note the word claiming) that it had “successfully” detonated a nuclear bomb. This part will be explored later, but even as it is being investigated, its shockwave created … Continue reading

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Of dinners, debates and work….*

Went out with the Singsoc (Singaporean society) last Friday. The actually membership is larger than I expected. There were quite a couple of graduate students such as Jack, and PhD student and another guy doing a Masters in Engineering. I’ve … Continue reading

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Welcome Week

Welcome Week during my first year at the University of Birmingham. A glance (a “short” glance): Sunday: Moved into my residence, Tennis Courts (No, it is no a Tennis Court). Small room but that’s what I expected. Set up stuff … Continue reading

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