Monthly archives: May 2018


‘Mile 22’ First Trailer:Mark Wahlberg Delivers R-Rated Action

The fourth filmic team-up of director Peter Berg and his frequent star Mark Wahlberg now has an official trailer. The movie is described as a “visceral modern thriller” by STX Entertainment, and they’ve assembled a cast to elevate those goals. Even though Wahlberg is the star as James Silva, Mile 22 features The Walking Dead’s Lauren Cohan, The Raid’s Iko Uwais, and Ronda Rousey as part of Silva’s covert team, […]

Royal Wedding: 1.9 billion people watched Meghan Markle and Prince Harry get married

An estimated 1.9 billion people tuned in to watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s star-studded royal wedding at the iconic St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, according to a media report. Prince Harry, 33, and Meghan, 36, exchanged vows at the Chapel on Saturday in presence of 600 guests, including the Queen. “Meghan Markle and Prince Harry joined hands and exchanged vows in front of the archbishop of Canterbury, Justin […]

Why did an Indian minister just go to North Korea?

On Thursday, India revealed that it had sent a minister to North Korea for the first time in two decades. The last time an Indian minister visited North Korea was in September 1998. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, information and broadcasting minister of the then ruling BJP-led alliance, had flown to Pyongyang to attend a film festival. This time, it is more substantial. VK Singh, a junior foreign minister and the former […]

BJP’s defeat in Karnataka has exposed a chink in the armour of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah

BS Yeddyurappa tried to do an Atal Bihari Vajpayee by resigning as the Karnataka chief minister without taking the trust vote in the Assembly on Saturday. Concluding one of India’s shortest chief ministerial tenures, the Bharatiya Janata Party leader acknowledged he had failed to do what he thought was possible barely two days ago: bring enough MLAs from the Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular) to his side. His resignation […]

‘No need to be unhappy’

“Your life situation exists in time. Your life is now,” says ECKHART TOLLE As it happens, I am extremely unhappy with my life at the moment.This is a fact, and I would be deluding myself if I tried to convince myself that all is well when it definitely isn’t.To me, the present moment is very unhappy; it is not liberating at all.What keeps me going is the hope or possibility […]

Over 100 dead after Boeing 737 crashes shortly after take off from Jose Marti airport in Cuba's Havana, 3 survivors in hospital

An aging Boeing 737 with 110 people aboard crashed and burned shortly after taking off from Havana’s airport, leaving three survivors and investigators sifting through debris for clues as to what caused the airliner to go down. It was Cuba’s worst aviation disaster in three decades and its third major air accident since 2010. Skies were overcast and rainy at the airport at the time of Friday’s disaster and Cuban […]

Top 5 Summer Destinations Around Bangalore Within 100 Km

Even though Bangalore has converted into a hi-tech city with all the modern facilities over a period of time, the beauty of its heavenly surroundings is still intact. The presence of several hill stations and summer destinations around Bangalore certainly prove the fact. If you are looking to spend your next weekend amidst a calm, composed and cool atmosphere, then you must plan a trip to the following summer destinations […]

Karnataka tussle: SC to resume hearing on Congress' plea over Guv's decision to invite BJP to form govt today

Amid high political drama, the Supreme Court on Friday will resume its hearing on Congress’ plea regarding Karnataka Governor’s decision to invite the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form a government in their state. The apex court will also hear senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani’s petition to have an urgent hearing on the same. While the elections in Karnataka witnessed a lot of two-and-fro allegations filled with jibes between Prime Minister […]

Why are Indian Muslims using the Arabic word ‘Ramadan’ instead of the traditional 'Ramzan'?

It’s that time of the year again. As the annual month of dawn-to-dusk fasting begins, people everywhere are girding their social media loins to fight the inevitable lexical war that’s about to break out: Ramzan or Ramadan? This contentious battle is being fought over the name of the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, which is also when Muslims fast to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Prophet […]


Tom Cruise's Mission Impossible 6: Fallout Trailer

The makers of Mission Impossible: Fallout, Paramount Pictures and Skydance have dropped a new trailer of Mission Impossible 6. Director Christopher McQuarrie, who had helmed Mission Impossible- Rogue Nation, reprised his duty as a director for this sequel as well. In the two-minute clip, one can see Ethan Hunt aka Tom Cruise acing the action sequence as he faces the consequences of IMF’s past good deeds. The trailer also gives […]