Highlights : Rohit Sharma’s Fastest T20 Century

In the second match of International T20 series between India and Sri Lanka, Rohit Sharma smashed a whirlwind 43-ball 118 to lead India to a thumping series-clinching 88-run victory over Sri Lanka in Indore on Friday. Rohit Sharma took just 35 balls to score his second T20I hundred that featured 10 monstrous sixes. With this new feat, Rohit equaled South African David Miller’s record of the fastest century in T20Is. Continue reading “Highlights : Rohit Sharma’s Fastest T20 Century”

Ram Setu from Ramayana is Man-made – Science Channel

In what appears to be a ground-breaking discovery, a video promotion of an upcoming show on Discovery Communications-owned Science Channel claims that Ram Setu bridge was not a natural formation but is man-made. Citing images from a Nasa satellite, the show claims that investigators have found a line of rocks 30 miles long between Sri Lanka and India. The 7,000-year-old rocks are sitting on sand that is 4,000-years-old. The stones in the image are sitting on a ‘sandbar’, which occurs in areas with shallow water. Continue reading “Ram Setu from Ramayana is Man-made – Science Channel”

Indian Celebrities Grace Madame Tussauds Delhi Wax Museum

Waxworks of Indian celebrities from Bollywood, sports, and politics are on display at the Madame Tussauds museum. The museum is located in the historic Regal building in Connaught Place. The Delhi center is the 23rd museum for Madame Tussauds which has centers in major cities across the globe, including London, Washington, New York, Amsterdam, Berlin, Bangkok, Tokyo, and Beijing. Entry to the museum is steep – 960 rupees for adults and 760 rupees for children up to 11 years.  Continue reading “Indian Celebrities Grace Madame Tussauds Delhi Wax Museum”

World Food India: India Enters Guinness World Records With Over 918kg Khichdi

India set the world record by cooking about 918kg khichdi, a traditional dish at the World Food India event here, a Guinness World Record official said on Saturday. A team led by renowned chef Sanjeev Kapoor cooked khichdi in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records and promote the dish as Brand India superfood. Yoga guru Ramdev Baba put ‘tadka’ in the dish which was steam-cooked in a giant wok weighing around 1,200 kg. Continue reading “World Food India: India Enters Guinness World Records With Over 918kg Khichdi”

Stunning Glimpses of the Akshardham Temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the silver jubilee celebrations of Akshardham temple in Gandhinagar. Speaking at the silver jubilee celebrations, PM made an emotional connect with thousands of devotees of BAPS Swaminarayan Sansthan as he recalled his close association with Pramukh Swami Maharaj, the late head of one of the biggest Swaminarayan sects of Hindu religion, who he revered as a father figure. PM Narendra Modi on Thursday (Nov 2, 2017) took to Twitter to share the beautiful photos of Akshardham Temple. Taking to Twitter, PM Modi wrote,”Stunning glimpses of the Akshardham Temple…next time you are in Gujarat, do visit.” (Photos are taken from PM Narendra Modi’s Twitter) Continue reading “Stunning Glimpses of the Akshardham Temple”

Madhubani (Bihar) Railway Station Embellished With Madhubani Paintings

At least 7,000 sqft area at Madhubani station of the Samastipur division under the East Central Railway (ECR) has been adorned with world-famous Madhubani paintings. According to Samastipur DRM R K Jain, 130 and odd local artists worked hard to turn the railways’ initiative, Madhubani station ke rang, Mithila painting ke sang’, into a reality. The painting work started on October 2 when the artists from Madhubani and adjoining areas joined the railways’ campaign to beautify the station walls.  Continue reading “Madhubani (Bihar) Railway Station Embellished With Madhubani Paintings”

PM Narendra Modi Tweets Beautiful Dev Deepawali Celebration Photos from Kashi

PM Narendra Modi on Saturday (Nov 4, 2017) took to Twitter to share the beautiful Dev Deepawali photos from his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi. Taking to Twitter, PM Modi wrote,”Wonderful Dev Deepawali photos from Kashi! Have a look.” Basically, Dev Deepawali is the festival of Kartik Poornima. Check out these amazing pictures shared by our dearest Prime Minister. You just cannot miss these mesmerizing photos! (Photos are taken from PM Narendra Modi’s Twitter) Continue reading “PM Narendra Modi Tweets Beautiful Dev Deepawali Celebration Photos from Kashi”

Indonesian Locals Feast on Python

An Indonesian man was on patrol at an oil palm plantation in the remote Batang Gansal district of Sumatra island when he came across the near five-meter python. When the 37 year old, who reportedly has experience of catching snakes, attempted to lift the creature into a cloth sack, the snake struck, biting him with a force that very nearly severed his arm. The report is that the villagers strung up the beast before dicing, frying and eating its meat. (source: RT.com) Continue reading “Indonesian Locals Feast on Python”