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Art Beat

A prince among musicians, a musician among princes

If one would go on to ask general Indian historians about how the first half of the 19th century was? they would say that it was perhaps a very gloomy period or as they call it was the period when the ‘British Raj’was beginning to tighten its grip on many …

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Travel

5 places to visit in India during August

It’s time to plan your holiday if you have been a fan of rain and have been eagerly waiting for the month of August. Here is a list of places in India that you could visit during the monsoon season. 1. Cherrapunji, Meghalaya Cherrapunji is a subdivisional town in the …

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Drones for civilian usages already a reality
Tech Talk

Drones for civilian usages already a reality

When we think of drones or Unmanned Arial Vehicles (UAVs), images of US missile strikes in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Yemen on terrorist hide-outs or surveillance missions like the ones for targeting Osama bin Laden immediately comes to the mind. Usage of drone technology for military purposes is not a new …

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Whats Cooking

Indian Street Food!

Indians are the quintessential foodies. No one loves binging like we do. How often do we say, “Bhaiyya kuch chatpata lana”. While haute cuisine and fine dining has its own place, nothing, simply nothing can diminish the sheer pleasure of eating something from the streets. Why go to a 5-star …

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My Expressions

AK-47 Real gun but Fake Bullets

On a rather much less interesting and slightly disappointing note this title isn’t another one of mechanical narrative on how good a rifle and a piece of machinery Kalashnikov is, this is rather a disappointing end to a movement that was the centre of attention in the Indian political scenario …

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What is Wrong with 'Captain Cool' and his 'Boys' ?
Sports

What is Wrong with ‘Captain Cool’ and his ‘Boys’ ?

It would be unwise not to commend Mahendra Singh Dhoni for his impeccable captaincy record over the last few years. Under his cool and composed leadership, the Indian Cricket Team has touched the zenith in all the known formats of the game. India has become a cricket champion all around …

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Fitness

Secrets to weight loss

Have you always wanted to get rid of that extra pound of fat? Always wanted to get fit and in shape for that marathon? Reduced a lot of weight first only for them to be back double the amount later on? Well, I have some critical information to share with …

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Are You Mentally Fit?
Fitness

Are You Mentally Fit?

What is it to be fit? Is it just about the physical appearance and having a lean frame? Or is there something more to it? Many talk about physical fitness and labour themselves over it but forget about their most substantial part of the body, the mind. So how important …

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Kashmir: Rediscover Yourself!
Travel

Kashmir: Rediscover Yourself!

Why should we travel? You may say it’s a mentally rejuvenating experience, a way to get rid of the daily hustle bustle of our lives or a way to reconnect with families and friends. But travelling has a way deeper meaning. It’s a way through which we can rediscover purpose …

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May the force (of the wind) be with you!
Sports

May the force (of the wind) be with you!

If you happen to be meandering along the sands lining the sea when the aurora sets in on a weekend morning, it is very likely that you will find teams of enthusiastic young chaps throwing about discs with a lot of fervor and excitement making you reminisce about your childhood …

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