Monthly archives: May 2017

Ramadan 2017: Important Health Tips For Ramadan

For Muslims, Ramadan is a holy month dedicated to prayer, Quran recitation, introspection and fasting during the sunlight hours. Ramadan is a month of the Islamic calendar in which Prophet Muhammad is said to have revealed their holy book – the Qu’ran – to Muslims. Here are some things you must do for Ramdan: Eat in moderation – The breaking of the fast should traditionally include dates which provide a burst […]

Zika virus outbreak in Ahmedabad: Follow these health guidelines to keep yourself safe

Last year after the explosive spread of the Zika virus, several countries including India raised an alert to guard against the spread of the mosquito-born disease. Looks like enough precaution was not taken, as on May 26, World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed the first three cases of Zika virus in India – all of them from the Bapunagar area of Ahmedabad. According to the WHO website, “On 15 May 2017, […]

Curfew In Srinagar Day After Hizbul Commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat Killed

Curfew has been imposed in large parts of Srinagar and some other districts of the Kashmir Valley after protests and clashes following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat on Saturday. 27-year-old Bhat, who had succeeded Burhan Wani, is among 10 terrorists killed by security forces in separate encounters in the last 48 hours. Though authorities said curfew would be in place only in seven police station areas […]


Guns and Thighs trailer: Ram Gopal Varma brings crime in its raw form

After making the third film in his Sarkar franchise, filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has diversified his canvas. He is now making a series titled Guns and Thighs. The new web series is all about what Ram Gopal Varma does best — crimes, criminals and the socio-political nexus behind them in the purest form. GV took to Twitter to share the trailer of his latest venture and wrote, “Am taking off on […]

5 Ways You’re Subconsciously Sabotaging Your Online Success

You’re an entrepreneur with big dreams and goals. You work long hours and most weekends but despite all the effort and hustle, you’re struggling to hit 4 figures let alone 5 figures in income. The way you see it, you’re doing everything right. You’re a consistent blogger, you network, you’ve read heaps of business and marketing books and taken online classes. So what’s up? Why isn’t your inbox overflowing with […]

Anger is good and other lessons from Bapu: Book review of Arun Gandhi’s new book

Mahatma Gandhi is widely thought to have been a calm and composed personality but this highly anecdotal book by one of his grandsons suggests otherwise. Gandhi, the author says, lost his cool all the time and believed that “anger is good”. The much revered leader’s fifth grandson Arun Gandhi’s latest book The Gift of Anger throws light on several important lessons that the author learned from his grandfather and the […]


Manisha Koirala's TEDx Talk is truly inspirational and a must watch for everyone!

Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala has a huge filmography to her credit and a massive fan following. The actress was on the top of her game for more than two decades and then came the turning point in her life—she was diagnosed with cancer. The actress was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012 and later went on for the extensive treatment and chemotherapy to a hospital in New York. The actress […]

Ban on cattle trade for slaughter in markets is a shocker to poor farmers and meat industry

Modi government’s new rules on sale of cattle for slaughter in market places is illogical and can push the farmers into distress. The government has banned sale of cattle for slaughter at market places. Not just cows, the regulation will cover bulls, bullocks, buffaloes, steers, heifers and camels, first reported by Hindustan Times (read here). Cattle can be sold only to a person with documents to prove he is an […]

Mark Zuckerberg Tells Harvard Grads That Automation Will Take Jobs, And It's Up To Millennials To Create More

Mark Zuckerberg finally has his Harvard degree. The Facebook CEO and famous college dropout left the Ivy League university 12 years ago to found the social network, but he returned Thursday to pick up a honorary doctor of laws degree and drop some wisdom on the class of 2017. In prepared remarks provided to The Washington Post ahead of the speech, Zuckerberg called on his alma mater’s newest graduates to […]


Salman Khan's 'Tubelight' trailer is out and it's powerful enough to leave you spellbound! - Watch

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is back with a bang. And, this time, the 51-year-old actor seems determined to break all Box Office records. Yes, you guessed it right! Here, we are talking about his upcoming movie ‘Tubelight’. The filmmakers on Thursday released online its trailer and, dayum, it looks mindblowing. Based on 1962 Sino-Indian War, this historical war drama also features Chinese actress Zhu Zhu and the late Om Puri […]