Ministry of Railways plans upgradation of 90 stations ahead of next general elections

Ministry of Railways plans upgradation of 90 stations ahead of next general elections

May 12, 2018

Modernised railway stations is something Indians have been long promised but it remains a pipe dream. Hopes were raised, yet again, in February when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced that 600 railway stations across the country had been picked for modernisation. All a part of the whopping Rs 1.48 trillion allocation to the railways – […]

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Govt may allow licence to 16 to 18 year olds to ride e-scooters

Govt may allow licence to 16 to 18 year olds to ride e-scooters

May 12, 2018

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that the government is considering allowing youth in the age bracket 16-18 years to drive electric scooters with 100 cc engine capacity. With this move, there will be a higher demand for such gearless scooters, the minister noted.  As of now, the same age-group are granted licence for scooters below […]

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Building India: 22 power lines face ‘forced outages’ after dust storm hit north India

Building India: 22 power lines face ‘forced outages’ after dust storm hit north India

May 9, 2018

A total of 22 power transmission lines went into “forced outage” in the northern grid on May 7, when a severe dust storm hit north India at various places. With officials working overtime, these lines were revived either on May 7 or May 8. Building India: 22 power lines face ‘forced outages’ after dust storm […]

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Maruti to ‘inspect’ 52,686 units of new Swift, Baleno

Maruti to ‘inspect’ 52,686 units of new Swift, Baleno

May 9, 2018

Maruti has not termed the move a recall because technically in a recall, free of cost repair of the faulty part is done by the company which otherwise is a security risk. Maruti to ‘inspect’ 52,686 units of new Swift, Baleno Maruti Suzuki on Tuesday said that it is undertaking a service campaign to inspect […]

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Earth day 2018 - Now It's the Natures turn to play the game

Earth day 2018 – Now It’s the Nature’s turn to play the game

April 22, 2018

Earth day 2018 – Now It’s the Nature’s turn to play the game Earth day 2018 is observed globally and more than more than 1 billion people in 192 countries take part in the largest secular day in the world. On this day, many schools and college plant trees, clean up their towns and cities […]

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Anand Mahindra on rape, "I am ready to be hanged to hang rapists"

Anand Mahindra on rape, “I am ready to be hanged to hang rapists”

April 16, 2018

Anand Mahindra on rape, “I am ready to be hanged to hang rapists” Industrialist Anand Mahindra on Rape tweeted, “I am also ready to become a executioner for the punishment of girl-girl rapists and killers.” The anger of the people in the country is on the agitation against the Kathua and Unnao Rape . People are protesting everywhere […]

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An Era of Darkness - The British Empire in India By Shashi Tharoor

An Era of Darkness – The British Empire in India By Shashi Tharoor

April 13, 2018

An Era of Darkness An Era of Darkness – The British Empire in India By Shashi Tharoor Author – Shashi Tharoor Highly Recommended (Very Good)- 4/5 In 1930, the American historian and philosopher Will Durant wrote that Britain’s ‘conscious and deliberate bleeding of India… [was the] greatest crime in all history’. He was not the […]

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The Invisible Guardian

The Invisible Guardian (The Baztan Trilogy, Book 1) – Mystery Unveiled !

April 12, 2018

The Invisible Guardian Author – Dolores Redondo Recommended (Very Good) – 4/5 The Invisible Guardian – A killer at large in a remote Basque Country valley , a detective to rival Clarice Starling, myth versus reality, masterful storytelling – the Spanish bestseller that has taken Europe by storm. Shortlisted for the CWA International Dagger The […]

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Five Lies My Teacher Told Me: Success Tips for the New Generation

Five Lies My Teacher Told Me : Success Tips for the New Generation

April 11, 2018

Five Lies My Teacher Told Me Author – Chandan Deshmukh Recommended (Good) – 3.5/5 Who determines your success? Choose: Suma Aunty, that nosy relative whom you meet in family functions a) Ravi, your Facebook friend whose posts are all about his ‘great’ life b) You Success of course means different things for different people, but […]

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Every Word Has Power : Switch on Your Language and Turn on Your Life

Every Word Has Power : Switch on Your Language and Turn on Your Life

April 11, 2018

Every Word Has Power Every Word Has PowerWords have power. The very words we say and think not only describe our world but actually create it. They have a profound impact on our lives; in fact, our self-talk produces 100 percent of our results. In this pioneering, practical book, Yvonne Oswald teaches us how to […]

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