10 Reasons to visit Shillong

Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya has been voted as India's Favourite Hill Station by popular travel portal HolidayIQ in 2016. Though the information is a little dated, the charm of Shillong is enduring and retains its popularity and…

India

Namami Barak festival heralds new hope for neglected Barak Valley

The successful conclusion of Namami Barak festival, a three-day extravaganza held in honour of the river Barak’s life-giving prosperity from 18-20 November 2017, has raised hope amongst the people of the long-neglected region that…

The Padmavati controversy

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming movie, Padmavati, based on the 1540 poem 'Padmavat' by Malik Muhammad Jayasi, starring Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh as Padmavati and Alauddin Khilji respectively, has run into troubled waters. Rajasthan Rajput…

Unemployment Rate in India

Unemployment has become a highly charged issue in India drawing frequent claims and counterclaims from political rivals. Over the past year, we have witnessed two great shakeups in the Indian economy- Demonetisation…

International

International North-South Trade Corridor to be operational by Jan 2018

The International North-South Transportation Corridor (INSTC), which will connect Mumbai, the commercial hub of India with Saint Petersburg in Russia is likely to…

Chahbahar Port, inaugurated today is a key piece in India’s global strategy

The Iranian port of Chahbahar, being developed by India was inaugurated by the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today. The port, towards which India has…

Hafiz Saeed freed by a Pakistan court

Hafiz Saeed international terrorist and mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks was released from house arrest by a Pakistani court in Lahore…

Defence

Beefing up the Andamans

Between November 20 to 24, The Andaman & Nicobar archipelago saw the first Defence of A&N Islands Exercise or  DANX , involving fighters, heavy-lift transport aircraft, warships, infantry combat vehicles, special forces and regular troops to…

Major success in J&K as 200 terrorists killed in 2017

The number of terrorists killed in J&K reached over 200 for the first time in seven years after the successful operation in Budgam and Baramulla districts where five terrorists were neutralized. Director…

Economy

GDP rate bounces back after 5 quarters of decline

The GDP growth rate in the July-September quarter 2017 has risen to 6.3 percent, the CSO announced today. This rise comes on the…

States nod necessary to levy GST on petroleum products: CEA

Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian has said that there will be fewer GST rate slabs going forward and petroleum products are likely to…

Technology

Understanding the Bitcoin surge

Bitcoin has been making waves recently, with the price of the crypto-currency rising rapidly. 1 bitcoin is above Rs. 8,00,000 rising an astonishing 68% in this month alone. The rise in bitcoin…

Hyperloop for India

A lot of buzz has been generated recently by the news that by the news that Virgin Hyperloop One has signed MoU's with the govt of Karnataka and Maharashtra to explore the…

Travel

10 Reasons to visit Shillong

Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya has been voted as India's Favourite Hill Station by popular travel portal HolidayIQ in 2016. Though the information…

Top 8 scenic Rail routes of India

Railways are the lifeblood of India. It provides one of the best ways to explore a culturally and naturally diverse country like India.…

Health & Fitness

Top 5 benefits of Jogging

Jogging is an activity which every person who desires for a healthy body must go for. A man should make a habit of getting exercises and one…

Artificial Intelligence poised to revolutionise healthcare

Artificial Intelligence in increasingly raising concerns worldwide that it will lead to massive unemployment. Tesla's Elon Musk famously warned that AI could lead…

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