Monthly archives: August 2018

PM Modi's chances of getting re-elected in 2019 has fallen down to 50%: Analyst Ruchir Sharma

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s chances of getting re-elected in the 2019 elections have slipped from 99 per cent in 2017 to 50 per cent , says economic analyst Ruchir Sharma, noting that a fragmented opposition is showing signs of coming together. The BJP won with 31 per cent vote share in 2014 because the opposition was fragmented, seat share was disproportionate and its vote was concentrated, said the New York […]


‘The Front Runner’ Trailer

Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for the upcoming film The Front Runner. Co-written and directed by Jason Reitman (Juno), the political drama is a chronicle of the true story of Gary Hart, a politician who was the front runner for the 1988. Jason Reitman‘s The Front Runner tracks the rise and fall of Hart, as played by Hugh Jackman. The film also stars Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons, Sara […]

Rahul Gandhi says note ban deliberate

An aggressive Rahul Gandhi on Thursday launched a two-pronged offensive against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on demonetisation and Rafale deal, terming them as huge scams which were committed to help his “crony capitalist friends”. In a no-holds-barred attack on Mr Modi, the Congress chief alleged that the noteban “scam” was deliberately inflicted on common people by the PM who owes an answer to the country on why he did so, […]

Row Over Paint Job At Malaysia Temple Complex, Popular With Indians

A famed Malaysian Hindu temple complex has had its steps painted in a dazzling array of colours, sparking excitement from some visitors but angering officials who oversee heritage sites. The Batu Caves complex, a series of caverns set in a limestone hill on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, is popular with devotees from Malaysia’s ethnic Indian minority and tourists, with a regular stream of people clambering up the 272 steps […]


Richa Chadha's "Ishqeria" trailer

Ishqeria, featuring Richa Chadha and Neil Nitin Mukesh looks like a complete entertainer. Directed by Prerna Wadhawan, the trailer for the film was launched on 30 August.  Ishqeria is scheduled to hit the theatres on 21 September, 2018. Please follow and like us:

Why Bhagavad Gita is the Final Authority and Law Book of Hindus

Why Bhagavad Gita is the law book of Hindus (Sanatan Dharma) as per Veda Vyas (the compiler of Vedas). The Vedas and Bhagavad Gita were spoken by Veda Vyas and recorded in written by Lord Ganesha more than five thousand years ago. Before that it was not in written form but in oral form. The people during that time were shrutidhar, which means that they could learn anything without mistake […]

Reality is simply the loss of ego

Happiness is your nature. It is not wrong to desire it. What is wrong is seeking it outside, when it is inside. It is false to speak of realisation. What is there to realise? The real is as it is always. We are not creating anything new or achieving something which we did not have before. The illustration given in books is this. We dig a well and create a […]

Artificial Intelligence to seep further into everyday life at IFA

Electronics manufacturers are betting on artificial intelligence weaving itself ever more tightly into our relationships with their products on show at this year’s IFA, the sector’s annual Berlin trade fair. From Friday, “new releases in the artificial intelligence niche will be the ones everyone is talking about” at the industry event in the German capital, predicted Gartner analyst Annette Zimmermann. South Korean giant Samsung, through a new connected speaker, Home […]

16 Actions to Take to Achieve Any Goal

Goal setting is essential to living a life with purpose and meaning. Goals give our lives direction and focus, and help us stay motivated over the long term. Nearly everything in life revolves around goals — they encompass all of our plans for the future, all of our hopes, dreams and visions for what we want in life. And yet we often fail to reach our goals. That’s because we’re […]


Introduces Natalie Portman as a New Kind of Pop Star: Vox Lux Trailer

The first teaser for Vox Lux has arrived online. The movie stars Natalie Portman and comes from Brady Corbet as his second feature. The project carries with it an ambitious story and a great cast led by Portman, who plays a very successful pop star who is also trying to raise a teenage daughter. This teaser doesn’t really hint at much of what we’re going to see in the movie […]