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The Truth Behind The Mysore Royal Family’s 400 Year Old Curse

In 1612, when Raja Wadiyar I invaded Vijaynagar and captured Srirangapatna, he unknowingly set off a chain of events into motion, the effects of which would still be felt more than 400 years later. Unsatisfied with just the throne, the new king sought the royal jewels that were used to decorate the famous Adi-Ranga temple. […]

The Henry Olonga Story – From Taking Sachin’s Wicket To Being Exiled From Zimbabwe

If you grew up watching cricket in the 90’s much like me, chances are you remember this cricketer who went by the name Henry Olonga. Source Known for his infectious smile, his dreadlocks, and being smashed all around the park by Sachin Tendulkar, not many remember the milestones of Olonga’s career. For one, he was […]

Can You Recognize This Famous Hollywood Actor In His New Role?

Christian Bale looks unrecognizable as he transforms himself to play Dick Cheney in a new biopic. Source Hollywood actor Christian Bale is known for getting into the skin of its character and sometimes it is quite literal. He has time and again pushed the envelope with his dedication to the art. We all know how […]

Okay, I Need To Say This. Traveling Isn’t Solving Any Problems. Stop Preaching It.

No, I don’t have a ‘wanderlust’ tattoo and no, I don’t have plans of discovering my own self as I take a solo trip to the mountains and I really hope I am not the only one who thinks this way. Now, before you all get me wrong, you need to know that I love […]

As Much As We Love It, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Had Some Pretty Glaring Mistakes

22 years ago, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) released on October 20th and it is still a classic and benchmark for romantic films in Bollywood.

Here’s What Morning In Delhi Looks Like After Celebrating A Cracker-Free Diwali

The morning after Diwali, Delhi woke up to a blanket of smog as always, a sure sign that winter’s on its way. Though the problem is mostly a result of the crop stubble burning on the city’s outskirts, firecrackers only make it worse, drastically changing the city’s AQI (Air Quality Index) values from safe to […]

Kerala Tourism Just Trolled UP Tourism And Boy, It’s Impressive

The Taj Mahal has been covered with controversies and we have seen what has been going on. Looks like whoever manages the social media for Kerala tourism will definitely get a raise either today or tomorrow. The way they have trolled UP government for not including the Taj Mahal in their tourism booklet is quite […]

5 Reasons Why Virendra Sehwag Is The King Of Tweets

Social Media has become a tool for sportspersons to stay in touch with their fans. Some players update their fans via Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram about their tours and matches. And then there’s Virendra Sehwag, who not only uses social media to connect with his fans but also spread messages across and put a smile […]

The Overwhelming Response To #MeToo Campaign Shows That We Need To Talk About This

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll have probably noticed people sharing stories with the hashtag #MeToo since Monday. If you looked closely, you’ll see these are stories of sexual harassment shared by victims as part of a global movement that started off with a single tweet. Different people, from different places, in different […]

Kolkata Police Has The Best Response To All The #MeToo Status Updates On Facebook

On Monday, actress Alyssa Milano unknowingly started a global movement for awareness about sexual harassment with a simple tweet. Within no time at all, the #MeToo movement had caught on, and millions of victims across the globe began sharing their stories. when getting a haircut in Bombay, male hairdresser gave me neck massage which ended […]

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