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”

Telangana : National Anthem is Played Every Morning in Jammikunta

In India, playing national anthem in public places is considered a violation of religious freedom by some of the Islamic fanatics. But you will surprised to know that there is a place in India where people start their day with national anthem. There is a small town in Telangana, called Jammikunta, where national anthem is played at 7:54 am everyday on 16 loudspeakers. Continue reading “Telangana : National Anthem is Played Every Morning in Jammikunta”

Mera Desh Hi Dharam – Independence Day Special by Salim Sulaiman

On the occasion of India’s 70th Independence Day, musicians Salim Merchant and Sulaiman Merchant paid a humble tribute to Indian Armed Forces, who sacrifice their lives for our nation, with this beautiful song. The title of the song says, “Mera Desh Hi Dharam”. This beautiful song has been penned by Sandeep Shrivastava and sung by Salim Merchant. Continue reading “Mera Desh Hi Dharam – Independence Day Special by Salim Sulaiman”

INCREDIBLE : Indian National Anthem Tune by Employees of Borosil factory in Gujarat

Employees of Borosil factory in Gujarat created this gem in just a few days. Not sure if they are professional musicians, but this wonderful national anthem tune will make you feel proud of these guys. According to the video, employees were given a couple of days for the preparation and in such short time, they came up with such splendid work.  Continue reading “INCREDIBLE : Indian National Anthem Tune by Employees of Borosil factory in Gujarat”

Mahendra Singh Dhoni becomes first Indian batsman to hit 200 sixes in ODIs

The arrival of Mahendra Singh Dhoni to Indian Cricket team changed the team completely. He added aggression to the team and as a caption won all ICC trophies for India. With more than 9000 runs in nearly 300 matches, MS Dhoni has carved out his own niche in international cricket. However, he added one more feather to his cap on Friday when he became the first Indian batsman to hit more than 200 sixes in ODI cricket. Continue reading “Mahendra Singh Dhoni becomes first Indian batsman to hit 200 sixes in ODIs”

IPL – Marvellous Dhoni Finishes Off in Style

Rising Pune Supergiant were back in the top four of the points table after a thrilling six-wicket win over defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad. MS Dhoni led the chase with an unbeaten 61 and made sure they win their third match this season. Hyderabad managed to post 176/5 in their 20 overs but failed to defend the 177-run target. Source: IE Continue reading “IPL – Marvellous Dhoni Finishes Off in Style”

Bride Kidnappings in the 21st Century

Bride kidnapping, also known as marriage by abduction or marriage by capture, is a practice in which a man abducts the woman he wishes to marry. Bride kidnapping has been practiced around the world and throughout history. It continues to occur in countries in Central Asia, the Caucasus region, and parts of Africa, and among peoples as diverse as the Hmong in Southeast Asia, the Tzeltal in Mexico, and the Romani in Europe. In most nations, bride kidnapping is considered a sex crime rather than a valid form of marriage. However, even when the practice is against the law, judicial enforcement remains lax in some areas, such as Moldova, Kyrgyzstan and Chechnya. Source: wikipedia Continue reading “Bride Kidnappings in the 21st Century”