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Baaghi Movie Review

Release date: 29 April 2016 Starring: Tiger Shroff, Shraddha Kapoor, Sudheer Babu and Sunil Grover Directed by: Sabbir Khan Produced by: Sajid Nadiadwala Music composed by: Meet Bros, Amaal Mallik, Ankit Tiwari & Manj Musik Running time: 133 minutes About Baghi Tiger Shroff, the young actor who became the talk of the town with his debut performance in Heropanti opposite Kirti Sanon, is back. This time, he is seen as a martial art in his [...]

Salman Khan, India's Goodwill Ambassador to Rio Olympics 2016

Earlier this week, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) made news by deciding to appoint Bollywood superstar and popular actor Salman Khan as the goodwill ambassador for the contingent of athletes representing India at the 2016 Rio Olympics. While the IOA is likely to appoint other such goodwill ambassadors in the run up to the Rio Olympics, the announcement of Salman’s appointment was one of the earliest and was made at an event at the IOA [...]

April 28, 2016
Flood In Assam

While the rest of the country is burning up like a cauldron from hell, Assam and the rest of the northeast are bearing the brunt of nature’s other side – flood and landslides triggered by excessive rains. The first wave of floods to have hit the state has already jeopardized the lives of almost a lakh people, according to estimates released by Assam State Disaster Management Authority, in six districts – Jorhat, Sivasagar, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, [...]

Jalavihar Park Hyderabad

Jalavihar is a family entertainment and a water park. It is one of the prime tourist attractions in Hyderabad city, located in Telengana. Covering an area of 12.5 acres, Jalavihar is strategically located. It is situated besides the Sanjeevaiah Park and along the Hussain Sagar lake on the Necklace Road in the heart of the state capital of Telangana. Jalavihar Park History This project was developed under a public-private partnership model, taken up by the [...]

Longest Train Routes In India

Covering over 115,000 kilometres, Indian Railways is one of the largest rail networks in the world. It includes some extraordinarily long routes that span the length and breadth of India. Here is the list of10 longest train journeys in India one can make in a single train. 1. Vivek Express – Dibrugarh to Kanyakumari Distance covered: 4,233 kilometres With a running time of 80 hours and 15 minutes and about 55 scheduled stops, the Vivek [...]

Drought In India Before & After Independence

The Agra Famine of 1837-38 was one of the major famines in the pre-Independence era in India. Before this famine struck, the region had been hit with several near-famine and drought situations during 1803–04, 1813–14, 1819, 1825–26, 1827–28, and 1832–33. From the 1830s, a number of other factors had also started to make an impact such as an economic depression that had continued for more than 10 years, possible effects of El Nino, and various [...]

Two Fiscal Years Modi Government

Narendra Modi-led NDA has been in power for two years now and so it is imperative to take a look at his government’s performance over the last two fiscal years. Any government in the first year focuses more on establishing priorities and policies for the full term, so it’s the second year that offers a better perspective on how the government has performed and which areas need greater focus and attention. The Modi government took [...]

Sanjeevaiah Park Hyderabad

Sanjeevaiah Park, a public park and one of the prime tourist attractions in Hyderabad. It is located along the banks of Hussain Sagar Lake, in the heart of the state capital of Andhra Pradesh. Covering an area of 92 acres, it enjoys a prime location. The park, which bagged the “Best Open Landscape Award” in 2010 by National Trust for Art and Culture, is supposed to be the oldest and the largest park in Hyderabad. [...]

Shimla New Name

Shimla Or Shyamala? Just about a week ago, even as Haryana government decided to rename Gurgaon into Gurugram, the move did not seem welcome with most residents of the city and, if fact, most Indians. From outright criticism to social media jokes about other possible name changes reflected the dissatisfaction with the decision. Even as the Gurugram name change embers refuse to cool off, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has asked the Indian National Congress [...]

Indian Trading League

The Indian Trading League (ITL) is all set to begin its second season on 1 May after a successful debut in 2015. It has India’s former Cricketer and Captain Kapil Dev as its Brand Ambassador. The championship will run from 1May 2016 to 31 March 2017. So what is the Indian Trading League? ITL is India’s first online stock and commodity trading championship where participants can register and showcase their talent competing against other traders [...]