Monthly archives: February 2017

No spoilers! Most people don't want to know the future: study

Given a chance to peek into the future, most people would rather not know what life has in store for them, even if they think those events could make them happy, a new study has found. Two studies involving more than 2,000 adults in Germany and Spain found that 85 to 90 per cent of people would not want to know about upcoming negative events, and 40 to 70 per […]

Lion Movie Review

STORY: Lion is an incredible real life story of Saroo Brierley, a 5-year-old Indian boy, who gets separated from his poor family. An empty train carriage drags him to Kolkata, a city that doesn’t speak his language. Miles away from his home, braving human traffickers and child predators, he eventually gets adopted by a compassionate couple in Australia. 25 years later, recurring memory flashes of his childhood propel him to […]

Maha Shivaratri 2017: How to celebrate this auspicious day if you are working

If you are working tomorrow (Maha Shivaratri) and are wondering how to celebrate the auspicious day, then here are few tips for you. You can follow most of the rituals even while you are at work. Wake up early – Probably at around 5AM or if possible at 4AM. Take bath and wear neat clothes, if not a new one. Light an oil lamp, incense stick in front of the […]

7 Smart Ways To Get Workout Motivation

It’s no secret that working out is good for your body and mind. But finding the drive isn’t easy! And when you have errands to run and work to do, the thought of exercise seems daunting. We’ve all been there before. Need help finding workout motivation? Check out these seven clever habits: 1. Do An Activity You Love Exercise doesn’t have to be all about counting reps and miles. You […]

NEET 2017 – 5 Preparation Tips to Ace the Medical Entrance Test

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) is one of the most eminent entrance examinations in India, for admissions into various medical courses. How to prepare and what to study for the NEET is a common query. How to ace NEET 2017? What is the best strategy to clear the NEET 2017? In this article, we will discuss various preparation tips which will help you excel in this examination. Gather Relevant […]


Trapped trailer: Rajkummar Rao portrays a range of emotions in this drama within four walls

Get a room. How casually we throw this remark out to anyone indulging in some good ol’ PDA. But getting a room and not being able to get out of it would pose quite the predicament. The trailer of Vikramaditya Motwane’s next film Trapped, starring Rajkummar Rao, goes beyond this predicament. The first half of the trailer draws a character sketch of Rao. What do we know about him? He […]

Donald Trump's 'Poisonous' Rhetoric Makes World A Darker Place: Amnesty

Amnesty International said on Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump’s “poisonous” rhetoric on his way to winning the White House led a global trend towards increasingly divisive politics in 2016 that had made the world a “darker” place. In its annual report covering 159 countries, the human rights group said principles of human dignity and equality had come under assault from politicians seeking election and it zeroed in on Trump, who […]

IPL Auction 2017: Mohammed Siraj's Journey From Rs. 500 To Rs. 2.6 Crore

Mohammed Siraj has emerged as one of the most exciting players in the Indian domestic cricket circuit, having recently made his mark with a brilliant first class season. His excellent run of form saw him earn call-ups to the India A and Rest of India sides. On Monday, Siraj landed a whopping Rs. 2.6 crore deal with Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL 2017 player auction in Bengaluru. Having come from […]

Have farsighted view on H1B visas for skilled workers: Narendra Modi to US

Amid the Trump Administration’s move to curb H1B visas that will impact India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today pressed the US to have a “balanced and farsighted perspective” on the movement of skilled professionals. He made the comment while receiving a 26-member bi-partisan US Congressional delegation here. Welcoming the Congressional Representatives to India, he said their visit augurs a good start to bilateral exchanges following the change in the US […]

It's BJP Vs Shiv Sena At The BMC Polls In Mumbai

One of Asia’s richest civic bodies goes to poll and the popular expectation is that it will a battle between the BJP and the Shiv Sena. While they swept the BMC election together five years ago, it is battle royal between the two. What’s interesting is that both parties still remain allies at the Centre but here at the local body level they are launching sharp attacks against each other. […]