IT industry about to lose Rs. 1000 Crore

Since long, the Manufacturers Association for Information Technology (MAIT) had been highlighting the industry’s concern on the way the Government has decided to implement the Requirement for Compulsory Registration Order 2012. MAIT has informed that the Industry will be suffering losses of over Rs 1,000 Crore (more…)

The coming revolution in Egypt

Fuel in Egypt is very hard to find now, even on the black market and the savvy wheat farmers say that if diesel supplies remain scarce next month when the harvest begins, , “There will be a revolution of the hungry.”. Hoarders and profiteers are brandishing knives and guns at gas station attendants. Food prices are soaring. And the country’s…

Which DTH service is the best ??

Direct-to-home (DTH) television since its birth has grown considerably well. This one seems to have become an instant hit amongst the country because of its easy setup, interactive services and competitive offerings. The main factor though is the picture quality that the consumers get. (more…)

The dream was close-But this close!!

Winning the Miss India title had been such a passionate dream that the doe-eyed Navneet Kaur Dhillon was sure going to live it one day soon. Navneet, who hails fromPatiala, spoke to TOI soon after she was crowned winner of Pond's Femina Miss India 2013 on the 50th edition of the pageant on Sunday night in Mumbai. (more…)

Still developing?

Nowadays India is not only known for technology industries but also it’s Varity of people, numerous languages, multiple customs and traditions; different races with different faces and marvelous landscapes. These always project India among other countries like “unity in diversity”. (more…)

Safety of women?

The recent case of Delhi gang rape has put people into the mode of anger and loud voices are being raised from all over the country. The 23 year old women who was going back home with her friend in a bus was brutally raped and injured by a rod which was inserted in the sensitive places of her body.…

Rapists are one among us

These whole week has been filled with news about rape happened in Delhi. The media started bombarding people with other such events happening in India. The counts of such brutal instances turned out to be more than 5 to 6 in a span of two weeks. I was left speechless and was ashamed to be part of a country where…

This is how you are going to lose your money by recent Indian Railway fare hike

On Wednesday9 January 2010, the government increased rail fares by up to 25%. This was the first time in 10 years that fares have been increased. It is learnt that government may also raise diesel and subsidised liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) prices in a phased manner. Government received negative reactions from various sectors of the society for raising the fare. (more…)

Pongal festival: The Harvesting day

Pongal is a four-days-long harvest festival celebrated in Tamil Nadu, a southern state of India. For as long as people have been planting and gathering food, there has been some form of harvest festival. Pongal is one of the most important popular Hindu festivals of the year. This four-day festival of thanksgiving to nature takes its name from the Tamil…

Let’s Know Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage in which Hindu’s gather at the Sangam, meeting place, of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Sarasvati, at Prayag where bathing for purification from sin is considered especially auspicious. The festival is billed as the biggest human gathering in the world. (more…)

India against System?

Since the last year number of NGO's gather under the banner of India Against Corruption to fight against scams and scandals happening in country mostly by political leaders. The last year in 2011 when India won the world cup after that there was empty space in media at the same time there was campaign by this group of NGO's started…

Matheran railway on heritage list?

Matheran is a Hill Station of India  and a municipal council in the Raigad district in the Indian state of Maharashtra located on the Western Ghats range at an elevation of around 800 m (2,625 feet) above sea levelhas beautiful toy train to reach there. That toy train is in process to hopefully get world heritage status. (more…)