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Controversial Bollywood Movies

India is home to one of the biggest film industry in the world and a huge movie-loving population. Every year a number of movies are released. Some of these go on to become blockbusters and win accolades and awards, while others don’t even get noticed. However, some movies attract negative attention and are either banned or witness demonstrations against their release on charges of hurting sentiments or distorting history. Here are five movies that got [...]

Miss World From India

The Miss World beauty pageant is one of the most keenly awaited and widely watched even the world over. Beautiful young women from all over the world participate in this event, representing their countries and vying for the crown. The perfect Miss World is not only beautiful but is an empowered woman who is genial, talented, and socially responsible. She spends an entire year with the Miss World Foundation spreading awareness about many social causes. [...]

DDA Housing Scheme 2018

The dream to own a house got a little closer to reality. In 2018, Delhi Development Authority’s will be building more than 20,000 flats in premier colonies of Delhi such as Vasant Kunj, Jasola, Dwarka, Narela and Rohini. The flats, which will be launched under 2018 housing scheme, will be sold across the categories of HIG, MIG, LIG, and EWS. The housing scheme would be launched in June 2018. Location of number of flats Of [...]

National Parks of India

Home to exotic species and unique fauna and flora, India is one of the most favourable destinations for nature lovers. Located along the length and breadth of the country are amazing national parks where one may come across rare animals and plants that are only unique to India. Here we present ten national parks that are noted for their amazing beauty and wonderful wildlife. Jim Corbett National Park The oldest national park in India, Jim [...]

Tumhari Sulu Movie Review

Cast – Vidya Balan, Manav Kaul, Neha Dhupia, Vijay Maurya, Abhishek Sharrma Directed by – Suresh Triveni Written by – Suresh triveni Produced by – Bhushan Kumar, Tanuj Garg, Atul Kasbekar, Shanti Sivaram Maini Background Score – Karan Kulkarni Cinematography – Saurabh Goswami Edited by – Shiv kumar Panicker Production House – T-Series, Ellipsis Entertainment Genre – Comedy, Drama Duration – 2 hours 3 minutes Tumhari Sulu is an extraordinary story of the ordinary, or [...]

Gujarat Election 2017

With the Himachal Pradesh state Assembly Elections now out of the way the country is eager to know the mandate of the people of Gujarat. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has always considered Gujarat its home state.  For about 22 years now, the party has been at the helm of the state government.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi won the 2014 Lok Sabha elections on the basis of his success in the state and by highlighting [...]

Places to visit in December

In a vast country like India which boasts of varied landscapes, there is some festival or fair to be enjoyed in every season. If you hate the cold, smoggy winter months of the north, take a long break along the warm, coastal getaways. If snow and winter sports are your thing India has much to offer. Here we bring you a list of the top places in the country that you may want to visit [...]

New GST Tax Rates-2017

The 23rd GST Council Meeting was held on Friday, 10 November 2017, and the council has decided to hand the taxpayers of the country a big bonanza. The GST on about 200 items was slashed; 178 of these were moved from the top slab attracting 28 percent tax to the lower tax bracket that attracts 18 percent. This leaves only 50 (of the original list of 228 items) in the top tax bracket now. Consumers [...]

Rani Padmavati

Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmavati starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, and Ranveer Kapooor is all set to hit the screens on 1 December, 2017. The INR 200 crore film has run into much controversy and is drawing sharp criticism from various groups. In fact, a group of protestors even resorted to violence against the director and destroyed the sets during the film’s production. Joining the bandwagon of protestors are the royals of the [...]

Protection-from-Air-Pollution

The alarming air pollution levels in Delhi and neighbouring regions have been in the news throughout the past week. The thick smog that has descended across the capital and its neighborhood is now being called a public health emergency. Air pollution by itself is responsible for numerous respiratory and cardiac ailments such as asthma, lung cancer, and heart attacks. Children are all the more prone to air pollution related diseases. Positive action is better than [...]