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Over the years, quite a few companies have declared and claimed to have come up with breakthroughs in electric technology along with renders and even working prototypes of electric cars and motorcycles that are supposed to have been the next fastest without gasoline. This year at the August 2014 Concours’ d’E Elangance, Renovo motors, based out of California have introduced a new breed of supercar. The Renovo Coupe’, as it is being called, is based [...]

In 1972, Kawasaki had launched the high powered two stroke triple, H2. It left no room for competition and was the best buy at the price it was offered. Forty-two years later, its racing avatar H2R is reborn as a Ninja, with a massive power output of 300 horses. Launched at the 2014 Intermot Motorcycle show held in Cologne, Germany the Kawasaki Ninja H2R is the craziest “Kawi” ever. The name of the bike refers to [...]

The Hero Indian Super League seems to be progressing well as it is successfully pulling more crowds to football grounds, even if it is just to watch their favourite international players as well as Indian celebrities. Two Former Juventus star players Alessandro Del Piero and David Trezeguet and also Robert Pires (FC Goa) brought crowds to the stadium and chants of Peiro Peiro was a hearty watch at the capital city. However they failed to [...]

After a long period of communication and discussions, DSK Motowheels and Benelli have finally announced their partnership venture to enter the Indian two-wheeler market. Alongside the announcement, the tie up has also revealed five brand new big motos that hit the showrooms just a few weeks after Diwali. The joint venture marks a giant step in the market progress with a huge fleet of premium motorcycles from Benelli waiting to be delivered for assembly in [...]

India, born from the Indus Valley Civilization, is the second most populous country in the world.  She is rich in diverse cultures with 29 states, and 7 Union Territories, with 22 known languages. India, being Secular, is home to all religions viz Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Christianity, Islam, Zoroastrianism and Judaism.We are supposed to live by the rule of Unity in Diversity.  We have always believed in the policy of Live and Let Live. Regional [...]

Time and time again India has demonstrated lack of long term vision and poor planning when it comes to infrastructure related projects.   GIFT City:  A white elephant in the making The latest in the list of poor planning and project coordination, is the Gujarat International Finance Tec (GIFT) City that is coming up on 886 acres of land near the Ahmedabad airport. This was to be Narendra Modi’s showpiece project launched in 2007, when he [...]

Street Children

Majority of us are blessed because when we return home from offices, colleges and schools there is a family waiting for us which takes away our tiredness. But all are not that fortunate. Many children in India are deprived off this feeling of family and home. We celebrate every occasion but wonder how street children spend their life and celebrate festivals. They spend their entire life near bus station, railway station, markets, on footpaths, streets [...]

October 20, 2014
Dim Posto

Posto or poppy seeds are used vastly in Bengal in number of dishes. Dim Posto comes similarly from the state of West Bengal where this traditional recipe makes use of poppy seeds to bring out a unique taste. The spices in the curry can be varied with your personal choice. This is a good recipe to make for lunch or dinner and will go well with most Indian breads. Everyone at home loved the recipe [...]

Modi Magic in Maharashtra elections

What worked for the BJP on May 16th when they won with a sweeping mandate at the ballot ushering in Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister of India, is replayed six months down the line. October 15th saw Maharashtra go to polls in a single-phased election process for the 288 Assembly constituencies. October 19th saw Maharashtra rejoice with BJP imprinting its success story with 122 seats in its kitty, in what was once the glorious bastion of Congress [...]

Prithviraj Chavan Won Maharashtra elections

The Congress bids a sweet farewell after 15 years of ruling Maharashtra. As the Congress debacle in Maharashtra unfolds, Prithviraj Chavan has taken full responsibility for the same. Today is the day they hoped they would not have to see as the BJP takes over the mantle of the ruling party in the State winning 122 seats. The Congress walked away with only 42 seats, while the National Congress party (NCP) won 41 seats and [...]