Indian political leaders can’t handle absolute power: Mark Tully
Indian political leader Mark Tully

AJAY BHARDWAJ Kasauli Too much concentration of power in the hands of one person does not augur well for democracy in India. It is kind of a bane of the Indian democracy, feels the celebrated journalist Mark Tully, who won million accolades during his innings with the BBC. Mark Tully, who is here to take

Kasauli literary vibes Kasauli welcomes literary vibes yet again

The seventh Khushwant Singh Literary Festival (KSLF) kicks off today, October 12, 2018 at the the Kasauli Club and will conclude on October 14. The KSLF will combine the passions and concerns of late writer, Khushwant Singh, who did much of his work in Kasauli. This year’s overriding theme is a topical one: “Strength of a Naan – The Roe of Women in an Age of *Me Too’:

Health Benefits Potatoes Health Benefits of Potatoes You Need to Know !! Click to see

Potatoes are one of the most common and important food sources on the planet, and they contain a wealth of health benefits that make them all the more essential as a staple dietary item for much of the world’s population. These health benefits include their ability to improve digestion, reduce cholesterol levels, boost heart health,

Mahesh Bhatt to direct daughter Alia Bhatt in ‘Sadak 2’

Mahesh Bhatt to direct daughter Alia Bhatt in ‘Sadak 2’. Bollywood diva Alia Bhatt has got the perfect return-gift from her father and film director Mahesh Bhatt as he rings in his 70th birthday today. For the first time, the ‘Raazi’ star will be directed by her father in the remake of his 1991 superhit

Nissan Sunny Special Edition Nissan Sunny Special Edition Launched At Rs 8.48 Lakh

Reviews Nissan has launched a special edition of the Sunny sedan in India for the festive season. The Sunny Special Edition is available with the diesel engine only and is priced at Rs 8.48 lakh (ex-showroom). The Sunny Special Edition is likely to be based on the XL variant (diesel-manual), which is priced at Rs 8.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Vespa Electtrica Production
Vespa Electtrica To Roll Into Production This Month

After much delay, the Piaggio Group is finally ready to begin production of the Vespa Elettrica. The scooter was first displayed at the 2016 EICMA Show and made its Indian debut at this year’s Auto Expo. Earlier, Vespa had planned to roll the scooter into production by late 2017 at the company’s plant in Pontedera.

Freedom Struggle Independence Day
Reminiscences of Freedom Struggle leading to Independence: Neeraj Kaushik

          ‘Independence Day is both an occasion to celebrate and to remember                                  struggles of those who fought to give us this gift. Happy 15th August’A legendary figure in the industry of artists, President of Style

Volvo hikes XC40 Price, Adds Two New Variants To Lineup

It has been just two weeks since Volvo launched its most affordable SUV yet, the XC40, in the Indian market. In that time Volvo has already sold the 200 units allocated to India at the introductory price of Rs 39.9 lakh ex-showroom India. All R-Design units sold henceforth will bear a price tag of Rs 42.9 lakh, which

UK's Punjabi Film Awards
A Night of Glamour and Celebration at the UK’s Inaugural Punjabi Film Awards

Birmingham made history on Saturday 12th May by hosting the biggest Punjabi awards ceremony, which took place in the UK for the first time. BritAsia TV, the UK’s leading, homegrown Asian entertainment channel, hosted the inaugural Punjabi Film Awards, presented by Metatron Global Fund at the International Convention Centre (ICC), welcoming a dazzling guest list of the leading names in Punjabi film and entertainment. The ceremony

Karnataka Elections 2018 voting
Karnataka Elections 2018 overview till 4:00pm

Picking up momentum, 37 percent voting was recorded in Karnataka up to 1 p.m. today in the 222 assembly constituencies. The Assembly polls, which began at 7 a.m. at 58,546 polling stations, each equipped with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and Voter Verified Paper Audit Trails (VVPATs), will conclude at 6 p.m. Earlier in the day, a faulty VVPAT machine was

HRD Ministry launches online training course for higher education faculty

HRD Ministry launches online training course for higher education faculty . To better the quality of teaching in the country, Human Resource Development Ministry has launched an initiative to train teachers using digital platform.Using the Massive Open Online Courses platform SWAYAM, the central government intends to update the teaching technique of 1.5 million higher education

Aprilia 2018
Aprilia 2018 RSV4 RF With Winglets Launched Overseas

Aprilia, during the third round of the 2018 MotoGP Championship, unveiled a special edition motorcycle based on its flagship RSV4 RF. Called the RSV4 RF LE, the bike is dressed in a livery that pays homage to Aprilia’s first world championship win in 1987. Aprilia have taken a step further and have equipped the RSV4 RF LE

Cardiomyopathy disease
All you need to know about Cardiomyopathy!

Cardiomyopathy is a progressive disease of the myocardium, the heart muscle. The condition is either confined to the heart or is part of generalized systemic disorders. They often lead to cardiovascular death or progressive heart failure-related disability. These diseases have many causes, signs and symptoms and treatments. The heart muscle either becomes enlarged, thick or rigid in

Global warming- Let’s celebrate April 1 as Cool Day!
Global warming- Let’s celebrate April 1 as Cool Day!

Global warming- Let’s celebrate April 1 as Cool Day! In our quest for development that has meant urbanization, defense up gradation, agriculture and industrialization we have fooled ourselves every day as we have chosen a path of self destruction. Modern day development has come at a huge cost of environment. Increase in atmospheric temperature is one

Ludhiana Lodhi Fort King Sikander Old city
Lost & Neglected Glory of Ludhiana: Lodhi Fort of King Sikander Lodhi

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana Lodhi Fort is a lost glory of Ludhiana, about which the young generations don’t even know due to its deteriorating condition. It is worth mentioning that Lodhi Fort is one of the forts in the vicinity of Ludhiana in Punjab. It is situated near Daresi ground in old city of Manchester of

The Multi tasking Super woman

The Multi tasking Super woman by Dr. Ashwani K. Malhotra. The alarm on her mobile rings and the 38 year old woman glances at the time, it’s 5.00 in the morning and she grudgingly gets up . Another grueling day , she muses as she prepares breakfast and lunch for her old in-laws, husband and

MBD Publishing Group organized
MBD Publishing Group organized a cordial meet with the distributors of their books and booksellers at Radisson Blu Hotel MBD , Ludhiana

Occupying their well-deserved position as a pioneer in the field of education, MBD Group arranged a gala meet today at Hotel MBD Radisson Blu, Ludhiana, at which the distributors and sellers of MBD books from all the districts of Punjab had a cordial exchange of views among them. The meet was inaugurated by  Balwant Sharma (Executive

Dr. M.S. Kang
Dr. M.S. Kang: A Scientist with New and Positive Approaches

Dr Manjit Singh Kang is a scientist with broad vision, cosmopolitan outlook and a humanistic approach. A man in the street knows him as a soft-spoken and humane person. Before going into his contributions at various levels, it would be worthwhile to have a quick look at his qualifications, positions held and the published work.He

Bringing the flavour of van Gogh to grunge Kolkata
Bringing the flavour of van Gogh to grunge Kolkata

Bringing the flavour of van Gogh to grunge Kolkata: What do Dutch post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh and India’s grand old city, Kolkata, share in common? The answer lies in the leap of imagination that author Arnab Nandy has shown in his just over 200-page novel.”On The Road to Tarascon” is a novel where fact meets

Weighty reading: Books which provide physical exercise too
Weighty reading: Books which provide physical exercise too

Weighty reading: Books which provide physical exercise too: Someone once quipped that the “universal aptitude for ineptitude makes any human accomplishment an incredible miracle” and devoted book readers know it too well. Any of the (sadly-diminishing) tribe would be familiar with responses of wonder over the fact that they manage to read even a modestly-long work