Monthly archives: May 2015


After Baby Doll, Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan Gets a Balochi Makeover. And it's Awesome

  Just a couple of months ago, the Sunny Leone-made famous song Baby Doll got a wonderful Balochi spin that took over the Internet. Now, fall in love all over again with the soulful and folksy rendition of this season’s wedding anthem, Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan. The song, originally sung by Kanika Kapoor and composed by Meet Bros Anjjan for the movie Roy, is completely transformed in this new catchier version. Male […]

Heatwave kills 90 more in Andhra, Telangana; death toll crosses 800

HYDERABAD: The heatwave sweeping through Telangana and Andhra Pradesh claimed 90 more lives in the two states, taking the toll to over 800. While 55 people succumbed to sunstroke in Andhra Pradesh, 35 were killed in Telangana. Andhra Pradesh’s deputy chief minister N Chinna Rajappa on Tuesday said 551 people died till Monday while disaster management officials in Telangana confirmed 215 deaths. The deaths reported on Tuesday have not yet […]

Black Money Probe: Switzerland Begins Making Public Names of Indians

  BERNE: Two Indian women figure among scores of foreign nationals with Swiss bank accounts, whose names have been made public by Switzerland in its official gazette for being probed in their respective countries. Making public these names, the Swiss Federal Tax Administration (FTA) has asked the two Indians to file an appeal within 30 days before the Federal Administrative Court if they do not want their details to be […]


Is there life after death?

Thousands have claimed to have had Near Dear Experience (NDE), but scientists think it’s impossible. Dr Eben Alexander, a neurosurgeon by profession, never thought that he would be one of them until it happened to him one day. A man of science Dr Alexander, who has been practicing neurosurgeon for 35 years, didn’t believe in this and thought it to be just hallucination and a figment of his imagination. However, […]

Antarctica Melting So Rapidly That It's Affecting Earth's Gravitational Field

  Experts have discovered an ice region in Antarctica that is melting so rapidly it is affecting the Earth’s gravitaional field. Global warming has altered the wind direction resulting in different current patterns in the sea – shifting warmer waters towards the ice. Up until 2009 the glaciers in the Southern Antarctic Peninsula showed no sign of change, but new research has revealed ice is melting at an alarming rate. […]

My wish to see the world': BC canoeists find ashes with message in a bottle

The ‘Soggy Beavers,’ a competitive canoe team, recently found a bottle bobbing in Victoria’s Inner Harbour. Inside, they found a message and what appeared to be human ashes. “It says something along the lines of, ‘If you find this, please throw it back in the ocean. My last wish was to see the world,’ Russell Henry, a member of the team, told CBC News. “And on the other side is […]

Why is Narendra Modi making more foreign visits ???

1. Jawahar Lal Nehru – 16 years 286 days 2. Indira Gandhi – 15 years 91 days 3. Rajiv Gandhi – 5 years 32 days 4. Narasimha Rao – 4 years 11 months 5. Manmohan Singh – 10 years 4 days….. In these total 57 years, these people could not get Achche din” Pappu wants achche din in just 12 months. Such a Shame Double Standard thinking…… We have elected […]

Indian-Origin Entrepreneur Elected Head of Global Firm

London: A leading Indian-origin entrepreneur has been elected as the head of the Bureau of International Recycling, a global organisation that facilitates free and fair trade of recyclables in a sustainable and competitive world economy. Ranjit Singh Baxi, chairman of J & H Sales (International) ltd, will serve a two-year term as president of the Brussels-based recycling association. The election was held at the association’s World Convention & Exhibition in […]

How your emotions affect your body organs

First thing first, remember that just because we don’t have the technology to envisage the mind-body connection doesn’t mean it’s not real. You may find it hard to believe but every feeling you have influences some part of your body, and anxiety can wreak mayhem on your physical health. So if you want to have more control over your physical health and well being, then take more control over your […]

John Nash, mathematician who inspired A Beautiful Mind, killed in car crash

Mathematician John Nash, the Nobel Prize winner who inspired the film A Beautiful Mind, has been killed in a car accident along with his wife in New Jersey. He was 86. Nash and his wife, Alicia Nash, 82, were in a taxi accident Saturday, New Jersey State Police Sergeant First Class Gregory Williams told CBC News. Police responded to the accident at 4:30 p.m. local time on the New Jersey […]