Salute to the Most Valuable Players in the Sacred Blood Games

Salute to the Most Valuable Players in the Sacred Blood Games

Today, June 14th, is  World Blood Donor Day! It’s that special occasion where we celebrate those brave souls who willingly part ways with their precious life juice for the greater good. World Blood Donor Day was first established in 2004 by the World Health Organization (WHO). The date, June 14th, commemorates the birthday of Karl […]

Agnikul Cosmos: Launch Aborted (Again?)

Agnikul Cosmos: Launch  Aborted (Again?)

Another Delay for Agnikul Cosmos: Fourth Aborted Launch in Three Months India’s ‘promising’ private space company, Agnikul Cosmos, faced yet another hiccup on Tuesday 28 May, with their much-anticipated rocket launch. This marks the fourth time in just three months that they’ve had to call off a test flight at the last minute. Let’s dive […]

No Place for Electoral Bonds to Hide?

No Place for Electoral Bonds to Hide?

Tuesday, May 14: The Supreme Court didn’t mince words today, – they promised Prashant Bhushan that the electoral bonds controversy won’t be swept under the rug! Bhushan, in a classic move, asked for a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to dig into all the juicy details of quid pro quo, corruption, and kickbacks revealed by those […]

Indians Recruited by Russian Army, Forced to Fight on Ukraine Border

Indians Recruited by Russian Army, Forced to Fight on Ukraine Border

In a startling revelation, it has come to light that over the past year, approximately 100 Indians have been recruited by the Russian Army at its Moscow recruitment center. An official from the Russian Ministry of Defense, speaking on condition of anonymity, disclosed to The Hindu that these recruits were enlisted as “army security helpers” […]

A Journey of Healing and Hope: Dr. Prema Dhanraj’s Inspiring Tale

A Journey of Healing and Hope: Dr. Prema Dhanraj’s Inspiring Tale

In the quiet lanes of J.P. Nagar, Bengaluru, resides a woman whose life story reads like a captivating movie script. At 72 years old, Dr. Prema Dhanraj, recently honored with the Padma Shri award, has transformed her personal tragedy into a mission of hope and healing for burn survivors who have lost all hope. Dr. […]

Bharat Ratna for Karpoori Thakur: A Tribute to the ‘Unsung Champion’ of Social Justice

Bharat Ratna for Karpoori Thakur: A Tribute to the ‘Unsung Champion’ of Social Justice

The Recognition of a Socialist Icon and the BJP’s History with Backward Classes’ Quota [Updated with corrections. Author: Frank Krishner] The Indian government has decided to confer the prestigious Bharat Ratna on the late socialist leader and former Bihar Chief Minister, Karpoori Thakur. This announcement, made a day ahead of Thakur’s birth centenary, is seen […]

“MPs Suspended: Chaos in Parliament Continues”

“MPs Suspended: Chaos in Parliament Continues”

In an unexpected turn of events, the Lok Sabha Speaker took a firm action against ‘disruptive behavior’, suspending 14 Opposition Members of Parliament (MPs) for the rest of the Winter Session. The suspension followed their reported “utter disregard for the chair’s directions.” This action increased the instability in Parliament, with the opposition seeking explanations about […]

Chaos in Parliament: Bold Protesters Demand Justice for Manipur with Smoke and Slogans

Chaos in Parliament: Bold Protesters Demand Justice for Manipur with Smoke and Slogans

New Delhi: December 13, 2023: Chaos broke out in the Lok Sabha when two men breached security and jumped into the house during the proceedings. Simultaneously, protesters outside the Parliament raised their voices in demand of justice for Manipur while starting multicolored smoke canisters. The incident raised concerns about the security of the parliamentary premises. Inside […]

Diwali Celebrations Light up India Despite Pollution Concerns

Diwali Celebrations Light up India Despite Pollution Concerns

13 November 2023: Streets and homes across India were bathed in a warm glow on Sunday night as millions of people celebrated Diwali, the national festival of lights. The festivities reached new heights in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, where a record-breaking 2.2 million earthen oil lamps adorned the landscape, setting a Guinness World […]

Don’t Panic, Banks will take Rs 2000 notes till next Saturday

Don’t Panic, Banks will take Rs 2000 notes till  next Saturday

If you are unduly worried about those two thousand  rupee notes stashed away,  don’t panic. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has extended the deadline for exchange and deposit of ₹2,000 bank notes by 7th of October. You would still be able to exchange notes because the amount on them is legal currency even after the […]

After 27 years of Discussion, Women’s reservation Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

After 27 years of Discussion, Women’s reservation Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

In a groundbreaking move, the Indian government introduced a Constitutional Amendment Bill on September 19, aimed at reserving one-third of seats in the Lok Sabha (the lower house of Parliament) and State Assemblies for women. This significant development comes after 27 years of discussions and debates among political parties, as they struggled to reach a […]

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