Author archives: Sowmya

Topmost Places To Visit In Jharkhand

Jharkhand is one of the extremely resource-rich states in India on account of the presence of several coal mines and steel plants. There are several places in Jharkhand where you can satisfy your wanderlust. As the major part of the state is still covered with forests, Jharkhand offers its visitors with the opportunities of exploring wildlife and nature amidst its dense forests and greenery. Before you move on to explore […]

The Indian Featured in Women’s Day 2018 Google Doodle? Meet Kaveri Gopalakrishnan

As a way to celebrate and commemorate women, on March 8 each year Google’s Doodle is dedicated to celebrating womanhood. This year twelve artists from 12 countries have come together to bring forth unheard stories of womanhood and women in their lives. Kaveri is one of the artists whose work has been featured in the Women’s Day 2018 Google Doodle. In interviews, she mentioned how, from the age of five, […]


Karthik Subbaraj and Prabhudheva's "Mercury" teaser

The Teaser teases us at the right points with all the bearings of a good thriller. In fact, the film’s treatment has a few shades of horror as well.  Karthik’s first film Pizza was a horror film, Mercury looks like an interesting watch. Considering that there are no dialogues, the film is all set to have a global release without much hassle. The film will hit the screens on April […]


The Unsung Woman Who Won India’s 1st Oscar, Long Before AR Rahman!

When AR Rahman, Gulzar and Resul Pookutty had won the coveted Academy Award for the movie Slumdog Millionaire in 2009, the country had staked a claim upon the British film as one of its own and left no stone unturned to celebrate the historic achievement, believing that the Indian Oscar dream had finally been realised. However, unknown to many, the first Indian to ever receive an Oscar had been Bhanu […]



Mahesh Babu’s 24th film’s teaser Bharat Ane Nenu has been released, and Mahesh Babu looks impressive in the upcoming political actioner.   It is said that Mahesh will be seen as a chief minister only in a small portion of the film. However, that segment will be the highlight of the movie, according to sources. Directed by Koratala Siva, the film has Kiara Advani in the lead role. The film also […]

Visit the world’s largest whisky bar in St Moritz for its Indian connection

The idea was neat, so to speak. A young man from Switzerland was suffering from a tummy bug in Mumbai when an Indian friend told him how to deal with it. The world’s largest whisky bar has to thank the friend for the remedy he suggested. It was this bit of advice — quite possibly proposed as a little joke — that set the idea rolling. In the late 80s, […]


'Dil Juunglee' Second trailer Out: Watch it

Taapsee Pannu and Saqib Saleem’s ‘Dil Juunglee’ on Monday released the second launched trailer of the rom-com drama. The trailer of the film starts with the introduction of the lead characters. While Saqib portrays the role of Sumit Uppal a gym trainer and an aspiring poet, Taapsee essays Koroli Nair – an English counsellor. The story revolves around the friendship and the love story of Sumit and Koroli, along with […]

Hindu woman elected to Pakistan’s senate in historic first

Krishna Kumari Kolhi from Pakistan’s Sindh province has become the first-ever Hindu Dalit woman Senator in the Muslim-majority country, according to a media report. Ms. Kolhi (39), from Thar is a member of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari-led Pakistan People’s Party (PPP). She won the election for the reserved seat for women from Sindh. Her election represents a major milestone for women and minority rights in Pakistan. Earlier, PPP had elected first […]

Bill Gates Has Five Predictions For The World's Next 20 Years, And Some Of Them Are Just Scary

In a Reddit Ask-Me-Anything last night, Microsoft founder Bill Gates talked about where he sees the world and society heading, and what we can do to solve some of the issues coming our way. Here are some excerpts from the Q&A. It would be a good idea to sit down and read the rest of this story… How do you see automation affecting our economy over the next 10-20 years? […]