Author archives: Sowmya

Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 launched with three cameras on the back, side fingerprint sensor

Samsung has launched its first phone with triple cameras at the back – Galaxy A7. The mid-range flagship will cost Rs 23,990 for the base storage model with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Given the price-point, Samsung galaxy A7 will compete with the likes of OnePlus 6, Huawei Honor 10, Nova 3, etc. Samsung Galaxy A7 gets a big 6-inch FHD+ display and the phone is powered by Samsung’s Exynos […]

Truth is a pathless land

I maintain that Truth is a pathless land, and you cannot approach it by any path whatsoever, by any religion, by any sect. That is my point of view, and I adhere to that absolutely and unconditionally. Truth, being limitless, unconditioned, unapproachable by any path whatsoever, cannot be organized; nor should any organization be formed to lead or to coerce people along any particular path. If you first understand that, […]

Manto Review: A highly intelligent piece of work

If Saadat Hasan Manto were to go book shopping today, he would have thumbed his nose at the whole Self-Help Section. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: ‘Scam!’ Manto would have grunted, ‘Isn’t that a narrowing of your imagination? ‘Numbering’ the ways in which people may be considered effective.’ Among the many privileges of Nandita Das’ Manto, one that it clearly grants is the privilege to visualise how its […]


Nani and Nagarjuna's fun-filled entertainer "Devadas" trailer

Starring Nani and Akkineni Nagarjuna, the trailer of DevaDas is finally out and the audience is in for a treat. With Nagarjuna as a gangster and Nani as a doctor. People say Nagarjuna is ageing in reverse, he is looking younger and younger by day. In the latest stills of ‘Devadas’, his first multi-starrer with Nani, he’s looking as young as 30-plus Nani. Devadas is produced by Ashwini Dutt under […]


Watch: India’s wildlife anthem Mere Desh Ki Zameen, a tribute to India’s wildlife

Senior Journalist Shekhar Gupta took it to Twitter and shared national biodiversity anthem #MereDeshKiZameen. Sharing the song, Shekhar Gupta said that so many talented people have created #MereDeshKiZameen, the new generation’s ‘mile sur mera tumhara …’ India’s wildlife anthem Mere Desh Ki Zameen is a tribute to India’s wildlife, flora and fauna. Melodiously developed, Mere Desh Ki Zameen takes you to a beautiful compilation of India’s wildlife, the landscapes, the […]

SpaceX's first Moon tourist is Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa. And he's bringing 8 artists with him

Japanese billionaire and art curator Yusaku Maezawa will be the first private passenger to the moon aboard the Big Falcon Rocket (BFR), revealed Elon Musk’s space transportation company SpaceX in a tweet on Tuesday. “The first private passenger to fly around the Moon aboard BFR is fashion innovator and globally recognized art curator Yusaku Maezawa,” tweeted the space firm. Maezawa will invite eight artists who represent Earth in his journey […]

Logic of Spirituality

Charms of technology have enthralled the public almost as a danseuse will. If we carefully look back on the history of the world, it is clear we are the saddest generation of humanity. But why? The caveman had his laughter and was happy. The modern days of rat race show improvements only on the outside surface. In the absence of a set of values for ourselves how can there be […]

Boost your employees' performance with both strictness and kindness

According to a new study, if you want your employees to perform better, enforce discipline with kindness and compassion instead of just wielding authority. Showing compassion to subordinates almost always pays off, especially when combined with the enforcement of clear goals and benchmarks, as per the research. Employees with bosses who showed a strong focus on both task completion and the well-being of subordinates, demonstrated a strong effect on performance. […]


Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar's "2.0" teaser out

After a long wait, the makers of 2.0 finally released its teaser this morning. With much hype around the film, the teaser already has over 2 million hits in less than 4 hours. A S Shankar directorial is the sequel to the 2010 blockbuster Enthiran (Robot), which starred Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and superstar Rajinikanth. The film brings back ‘Chitti’ the robot. To add to it, Akshay Kumar’s Crowman is worth […]


Piglet plays lead in Ravi Babu's "Adhugo": Trailer

Ravi Babu has been one director who is known for his unique imagination and different storylines ever since his debut film, Allari. He never looked for big actors and tried to make his film count even with newcomers and made many films within the save budgets. He started a film with an animal like Pig in the lead, Adigo and till now. The piglet is created in graphics and the […]