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Taj Falaknuma: 10 things to know about Hyderabad's palace hotel

Taj Falaknuma: 10 things to know about Hyderabad’s palace hotel The Taj Falaknuma, a palace hotel located in Hyderabad. There are several interesting things to know about this iconic palace hotel. Right from grand hall with sophisticated wood interiors to a lavish library with a carved walnut roof, the Taj Falaknuma palace is grand.   The palace was built in 1893 by Nawab Vikar-ul-Umra, prime minister of Hyderabad.   The […]

Gujarath Elections: Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani Fight as Independent

Gujarath Elections: Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani Fight as Independent Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani on Monday announced his decision to contest the Gujarat polls from the Vadagam (SC) seat of Banaskantha district as an Independent candidate, ending the suspense over his electoral plunge. Mr Mevani, 35, announced his decision to contest in a Facebook post this morning, also requesting the Congress not to field a candidate from Vadgam, so that he […]

Chukka Ramaiah, The Man Who Made IIT Exam Accessible to Hundreds of Students

Chukka Ramaiah, The Man Who Made IIT Exam Accessible to Hundreds of Students Hyderabad, there is an educational institute that has become synonymous with the Indian engineer’s utopia, IIT. Called Ramaiah IIT Coaching Center, the institute has helped hundreds of students, from all backgrounds, successfully crack IIT’s famously tough entrance exam. And the man behind it is a 91-year-old freedom fighter, mathematician and erudite educationist, Chukka Ramaiah. Here’s his inspiring […]

The Two Most Important Moments In Life

The Two Most Important Moments In Life The two most important moments in life are when one is born and when one finds out why one is born. In Indian thought, the aim of life is to achieve one’s svadharma, our unique inner law and mission; attaining this goal depends on realisation of svabhava, our own true nature. We all have a role to play. It is not so much […]

Increased demand make eggs costlier, now as costly as chicken

Increased demand make eggs costlier, now as costly as chicken Including eggs in your diet may now cost you almost as much as purchasing a full chicken. Reports have come in that if we consider the average weight of eggs, then per kilo rate would work out to almost that of the price of a chicken. If we consider that the weight of an average egg is 55 grams, then […]

 
 
 

Sai Pallavi film's Karu trailer

Sai Pallavi film’s Karu trailer The official trailer of the Tamil-Telugu bilingual Karu, directed by Vijay and starring Sai Pallavi was released today by Prabhudheva. The film, which has music by Sam CS and cinematography by Nirav Shah, marks the Premam actor’s debut in Tamil. Naga Shourya is paired opposite Sai Pallavi in the film and the trailer begins by quoting the definition of abortion as the ‘expulsion of a […]

Lala Lajpat Rai Death Anniversary:India's Freedom Fighter

Lala Lajpat Rai Death Anniversary:India’s Freedom Fighter Born as Lajpat Rai to the Munshi Radha Krishna Azad and Gulab Devi at the Dhudike village of Punjab on January 28, 1865, he belonged to the Aggarwal Bania community. His father was a scholar of Persian and Urdu language. On November 17, 1928, Lala Lajpat Rai died in Lahore, a city that had been his home since 1880, when he joined the […]

Pakistan not wearing bangles :Farooq Abudulla

Pakistan not wearing bangles :Farooq Abudulla After his “PoK belongs to Pakistan” remark last week, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah today made another controversial statement saying Pakistan was “not weak and not wearing bangles to allow India to take that part of Jammu and Kashmir under its occupation”. Abdullah was speaking to supporters at a rally in Uri when he said: “How long shall we keep saying that (PoK) is […]

 
 
 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Monsoon Shootout teaser

 Nawazuddin Siddiqui who has aced characters with grey shades like no one else, is back with Monsoon Shootout.  The makers have released the teaser of the film, and it goes without saying that Nawaz is the star of the 37 seconds video. Monsoon Shooting has the same effect. In the teaser, there is a scene in which Nawaz is killing a person with a fork, and the following visuals are […]

Bill Gates makes 100 million investment to eliminate Alzheimer's

Bill Gates makes 100 million investment to eliminate Alzheimer’s Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is to invest $50 million in the Dementia Discovery Fund, a venture capital fund that brings together industry and government to seek treatments for the brain-wasting disease. The investment, a personal one and not part of Gates’ philanthropic Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will be followed by another $50 million in start-up ventures working in Alzheimer’s […]