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Goa Carnival-2018

Are you bored and tired of living a mundane life? Are you planning to spend some time with friends and go on a long holiday but due to a shortage of leaves are unable to do so?. I would suggest you to go Goa this year and attend the “Goa Carnival”. The Goa Carnival is a festival that lasts for 4 days. It is going to begin on 10th February this year and will end [...]

It has been about 5 years since the Nirbhaya incident. A young girl was brutally assaulted and raped in the national capital. The nation rose up, united in its protest, bringing to light the spate of crime against women in the country. Much has been done since then to keep our girls and women safe and yet we seem to have failed them miserably when we take a look at the statistics of crimes against [...]

India’s Role in World War II

Few Indians today would be aware that India contributed 2.5 million volunteer soldiers to fight for the Allies during World War II (WWII), and 1.5 million soldiers during World War I (WWI). These extremely brave soldiers came from very humble and poor backgrounds but they fought ferociously on land, at sea, and in the air. In both the wars, the British Indian Army raised the world’s largest volunteer force, a feat not known by the [...]

The Ghazi Attack - Movie Review

One of the least sung branches of the glorious Indian Armed Forces is the Indian Navy. The sheer courage, professional skills, patriotism and sacrifices of the officers and sailors of our naval force are no less significant than those made by our air warriors and our men in olive green. They are not as frequently highlighted, though, due to the constant clamour coming in from the northern frontiers. Our men and women in white spend [...]

On 8 November, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi shocked the country by withdrawing high denomination notes (INR 500 and INR 1000) as legal tenders. The move was made with an intention to unearth the black money stashed by tax evaders, drug cartels, traffickers and other illegal entities. New INR 500 and INR 2000 notes were introduced but the move has caused much pain to the common man and a number of sectors in the country [...]

December Fairs and Festivals

December is not just a wait for the year to end. It is the month when India gears up to celebrate the best of art, culture and festivities. Here are some of the top fairs, festivals, and celebrations held across the country this month. Hornbill Festival Dates: December 1 – 10, 2016 Where: Kisama Heritage Village, Kohima, Nagaland Named after the bird sighted in this part of the country, the Hornbill Festival of Nagaland is [...]

Chapora Beach in Goa

Arched in the silhouette of an 18th century Portuguese fort, Chapora Beach in North Goa is a perfect destination to spend some good time in fun, entertainment and pure leisure over the weekend. The beach is adorned by green hills, black lava rocks and palm trees bending over a pristine white sandy coastline. The atmosphere around the beach is imbued with a calmness and serenity that touches a chord in the heart of each and [...]

Indian Super League (ISL) 2016 Image

The third season of Indian Super League (ISL) is going to kick off from 1st October, 2016 with a game between Northeast United FC and Kerala Blasters FC. The finals will be held on 18th December, 2016 at a venue that is yet to be confirmed. This time, too, there will be eight teams that will play 14 matches each in the round-robin stage, followed by a home and away semifinal, and then the grand [...]

September 25, 2016
8th BRICS Summit 2016 in Goa

Even as Goa gears up to host the prestigious BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) summit, Russia and China are expected to each send delegate teams of 300 members. The summit is expected to be organized from 15th to 16th October. Ministry of External Affairs has also informed Goa that the state should expect around 800-900 delegates from all the member countries for the said event. Laxmikant Parsekar, the Chief Minister of Goa, [...]

July 3, 2016
Vagator Beach in Goa

About Situated next to the north of Anjuna Beach, Vagator beach is one of the most pleasing and scenic beaches in Goa. Basically there are two beaches here: the Small and Big Vagator Beach. Vagator beach is a huge draw for party lovers from across the country. And for all the water sport lovers, Vagator is considered as the best beach as the prices are reasonable and the water sport activities on offer (parasailing, banana [...]

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