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AAP Alleges BJP Trying to Form Delhi Government Illegitimately

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AAP Alleges BJP Trying to Form Delhi Government Illegitimately

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) headed by Arvind Kejriwal alleged today that the BJP Delhi state vice-president Sher Singh Dagar tried to entice AAP MLA Dinesh Mohania by promising him Rs. 4 crore. According to AAP, the money was offered to its MLA as bribe in return to support BJP to form government in Delhi. [...]

Who Are the Killers of Human Rights Activist Munir Said Thalib?

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Who Are the Killers of Human Rights Activist Munir Said Thalib?

Human rights activist Munir Said Thalib was popular in Indonesia by his first name, Munir. Ten years ago (Sept. 7, 2004), he was assassinated by someone who is still not identified. The U.S. Department of State issued a statement Saturday asking the Indonesian government to identify and catch Munir’s assassins. “Still today, justice has not [...]

Al-Qaeda Terror Group Enters India. What Does It Mean to You?

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Al-Qaeda Terror Group Enters India. What Does It Mean to You?

The new al-Qaeda endeavor is aimed to “rescue Muslims from injustice and oppression” in the newly identified areas of South Asia – particularly India. By Rakesh Raman Ayman al-Zawahari – the chief of global terror group al-Qaeda – released a 55-minute video message Thursday announcing the formation of its new wing for Jihad in the [...]

Survey Reveals the State of Indian Education

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Survey Reveals the State of Indian Education

Indian teachers have voiced their opinions on the current state of India’s learning environment through ‘Pearson Voice of Teacher Survey 2014’. They feel that half of the students (50%) entering a class or grade lack the skills (academic, cognitive and vocational) required for that level, signifying low orientation of the system on skill development. This [...]

Hello, Prime Minister Modi. Don’t Bamboozle Me with Your Shallow Words

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Hello, Prime Minister Modi. Don’t Bamboozle Me with Your Shallow Words

If India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is really interested in the development of the country, I expect him to be bold enough and make those promises which can be measured empirically. By Rakesh Raman India is a country of fanatics or fans. Here every Tom, Dick, and Harry is a fan to every other Tom, [...]

The New BMW X3 Debuts in India

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The New BMW X3 Debuts in India

The new BMW X3 was launched Thursday at Deutsche Motoren, the BMW dealership in Noida, India. It is locally produced at the BMW Plant Chennai in a diesel variant and is now available at BMW dealerships across India. “The new BMW X3 is the embodiment of independence,” believes Philipp von Sahr, president, BMW Group India. [...]

Arvind Announces Tie Up with The Children’s Place

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Arvind Announces Tie Up with The Children’s Place

Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd. in India announced today it has entered into a franchise agreement with The Children’s Place, a children’s specialty apparel retailer in North America. Arvind Lifestyle is expected to open 50 stores over time beginning in the fall of 2015. “We are excited to be partnering with Arvind, which has a proven [...]

Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

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Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

India is the second largest water consuming country in the world and is presently facing severe scarcity of water resources. The challenge for Indian industries is to find ingenious ways of handling water efficiently and disposing wastewater in a proper manner. With environmental laws getting stricter, Watertech India, has received strong support from leading government [...]

Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

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Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

While the Malaria threat has been known for some time, Dengue has emerged as the world’s fastest growing vector borne disease. What makes Dengue more lethal is that it spreads rapidly in urban areas and its symptoms are difficult to diagnose. It is a debilitating disease, which often leads to hospitalization and in extreme cases [...]

Bajaj Auto Releases New Look Pulsars TV Ad

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Bajaj Auto Releases New Look Pulsars TV Ad

The ad showcases a difficult-to-perform and capture, ‘Kangaroo’ stunt. In fact, it’ll have you take note of the Pulsar white variant (which is contrary to the usual black bikes from Pulsar) which makes its presence felt in 45 seconds. To lay focus on individual colour variants, there are three 15-seconders that will make their appearance [...]

Swedish Consul General Hosts Culinary Event in Mumbai

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Swedish Consul General Hosts Culinary Event in Mumbai

Fredrika Ornbrant, Consul General of Sweden in Mumbai, hosted a Swedish food showcase, aimed at creating awareness about the rich and diverse culinary heritage of Sweden. It was announced today, August 18. Held at her residence in Mumbai, the menu featured salmon with flatbread as an appetizer followed by Janssons Temptation as main course and [...]

“Fly to Singapore for Free’’ – Offer for HDFC Bank Customers

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“Fly to Singapore for Free’’ – Offer for HDFC Bank Customers

Tigerair, a leading Singapore-based budget carrier joins hands with HDFC Bank on the occasion of India’s 67th Independence Day marked on August 15, 2014. To make it more exciting and special for HDFC Bank’s Indian customers, the airline has announced a special offer – “fly to Singapore for free’’. This offer begins on 18th August [...]