Monthly archives: December 2015


Watch: 'Deadpool' has Christmas presents for naughty fans!

The new trailer has new footage for all those who waited with the naughty superhero for #12DaysOf Deadpool. We have more colourful language than in previous trailers and teasers. We have snide comments and nobody is spared, even Deadpool himself. He also has a sound reason to the question on why you become a superhero – for your girl! We get a better look at Warhead, Colossus, and a very […]

The blind CEO who built a 50 crore company

Srikanth Bolla is standing tall living by his conviction that if the “world looks at me and says, ‘Srikanth, you can do nothing,’ I look back at the world and say ‘I can do anything’.” When he was born, neighbours in the village suggested that his parents smother him. It was better than the pain they would have to go through their lifetime, some said. He is a “useless” baby […]


9 Facts About Bollywood's Most Beloved Actress Sadhana, Who Passed Away Today

One of the most popular actresses of 60’s Sadhana Shivdasani passed away today at Hinduja hospital. The cremation will take place tomorrow from her Santacruz residence. According to reports, Waheeda Rehman, Helen and Shaina NC too have reached to condole. After suffering from a tumour last year, she underwent a surgery for a small lesion in her mouth. Sadhna had been battling cancer for a very long time. A close […]

Puri beach witness world’s ‘tallest’ sand Santa

Noted sand artist Sudarsan celebrated Christmas eve by creating a 45-feet-high sand Santa Claus with a “World Peace” message at Puri beach on Thursday. Patnaik’s sand statue can to be recognised as the world’s tallest Santa made of sand. Sudarsan used more than 1000 tonnes of sand with some coloured sand in creating Santa. He was assisted by 20 of his students at the Sudarsan Sand Art Institute of Puri. […]


Video: Singer Smita releases new song in 'Kiliki', Bahubali's fictional language

In a treat for all Bahubali fans, Telugu pop singer Smita Vallurupalli has released a new song in Kiliki, a language invented by Madhan Karky, the popular lyricist, which is spoken by the Kalakeya tribes in the film. The song was introduced by Tollywood director SS Rajamouli in Baahubali, and is Smita’s first new release in 15 years after her first album Hai Rabba. According to a report in Deccan […]

The 7 best Christmas markets in the world

Salzburg, Austria Scent of mulled wine and stalls with traditional Christmas knick-knacks, the Salzburg Christmas market is one of the most popular haunts. Said to go back as far as the 15th century, it’s located at the foot of the Hohensalzburg fortress. The Oberndorf Christmas Market, a village north of Salzburg, is where the world’s favourite Christmas carol, “Silent Night”, was written.   Cologne, Germany The German city offers eight […]

Clamorworld Exclusive: Frosty State Of Affairs-Principles Of Democracy Compromised

If you have been following the Parliamentary proceedings in the past few years, it would not come as a surprise to you that the 2015 Winter Session of the Parliament saw the least number of bills being passed since 2010. If countries like UK take pride in not wasting a single Parliamentary hour, we in India could perhaps gloat about the exact opposite, of wasting as many hours as possible. […]

Indians flock to US 'educational warehouses'

Some half dozen cars are parked in the largely empty lot of the warehouse style building bearing the name SVU – for Silicon Valley University — on Fortune Drive in San Jose. A few students are trickling in to the spare lobby of the building where two admin personnel are fielding questions behind an inquiry counter. There is a rather bare library to the right of the lobby with a […]

Price cap in 530 essential medicines, including 47 for cancer

The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has fixed the ceiling prices for 530 essential medicines, including 47 for cancer and 22 for HIV, Lok Sabha was informed today.  Under its provisions, NPPA has fixed the ceiling prices in respect of 530 medicines under National List of Essential Medicines 2011 (NLEM), including 47 for cancer and 22 for HIV, based on market price data, Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers […]

Aamir Khan Meets Fan With Progeria, Leaves Him 'Optimistic'

Aamir Khan made a “dream come true” for Nihal Bitla, who is suffering from rare genetic disorder progeria, by meeting him. The youngster, who received goodies galore from the Bollywood actor-producer, says the Taare Zameen Par star made him feel “optimistic” about life. Aamir met Bitla following a Facebook post, where it was mentioned that the latter wanted to meet the “PK” star and thank him for the 2007 film […]