• Reason behind using word ‘wood’ in Cinema

    The word ‘wood’ is used in major film industries like Hollywood, Tollywood, Bollywood etc. Do you know the reason behind it? An American film Industry which was named after the district called Hollywood the central region of Los Angeles, California (US) and Bollywood emerged its name by simply replacing ‘H’ from Hollywood with ‘B’, the first letter from Bombay.

    Sep 26, 2016
  • Top amazing facts about RAW

    RAW (Research and Analysis wing) is India’s External Intelligence agency. It came into existence on September 21st, 1968, after the Sino-Indian War of 1962 and the India-Pakistan War of 1965 need for a separate external intelligence agency was felt. Headquartered at New Delhi. Before 1968, Intelligence Bureau (IB) was responsible for India’s Internal as well as External Intelligence. Some interesting facts of RAW are discussed in this article.

    Sep 26, 2016
  • Ten Incredible Libraries around the World

    Libraries are the incredible gift of and to mankind through knowledge and imagination that provide inspiration and help to work that little bit harder. Sometime it works as power house of knowledge because by accessing this, it increases realm of human’s imagination. Here, we are giving 10 incredible list of libraries around the world.

    Sep 26, 2016
  • Foods you thought were of Indian-origin but aren't

    We Indians are famous for our cultural values and for mehman nawazi. In which we prepare and serve lots of tasty dishes. Also, since childhood we are eating , drinking and enjoying these food items daily and thinking that they are of Indian origin but unfortunately it is not so. Here are the list of foods that you thought were of Indian origin but aren’t.

    Sep 19, 2016
  • 10 Oldest Trees in the World

    There are colonies of trees which have lived for millions of years. These trees are the eyewitness of emergence and decline of civilisations. Here we are covering the top 10 oldest trees of the whole world. Lets have a look...

    Aug 2, 2016
  • Do you know about 25 amazing facts of Mahabharata?

    Mahabharata was written by Maharishi Vedvyas known as fifth Veda scripture and is a valuable asset of Hindu culture. The Bhagwad Gita also came out from this epic which has a total of one lakh shlokas and is therefore known as Shatsahastri Sanhita.

    Jul 22, 2016
  • How pre-Aryan symbol ‘Swastika’ is older than 11000 years?

    Swastika is a sacred symbol in Hinduism, Buddhism & Jainism and a symbol of ancient religion which is in the form of equilateral cross having four legs bent at 90 degrees. The name Swastika is derived from the Sanskrit word swastika which means “lucky or auspicious object”.

    Jul 15, 2016
  • 20 amazing facts about Rashtrapati Bhavan

    The Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official residence of the President of India located in New Delhi and is one of the most iconic monuments in India. It includes gardens, Museum, Ceremonial hall, large open spaces, residence of bodyguard and staff etc. And in terms of area it is the largest residence of head of state in the country. The most prominent and distinguishing aspect of Rashtrapati Bhavan is its dome which is superimposed on its structure.

    Jul 6, 2016
  • 10 Amazing Facts about Anil Kumbles journey from player to coach

    Anil Kumble is currently appointed by BCCI as the head coach of Team India. He was former skipper and India’s ace leg-spinner (leg break googly). He is the third highest wicket taker in test cricket (619) and only behind M. Murlitharan and Shane Warne.

    Jun 24, 2016
  • What do AM & PM stands for?

    People often see AM and PM on the digital clock but never tried to decipher “why such abbreviation is used to denote time period?” AM stands for Ante Meridiam whereas PM stands for Post Meridiam. This is because the 24 hours of the day are divided into two periods- AM which means before midday and PM means after midday and each period comprises of 12 hours in number.

    Jun 22, 2016
  • 10 most Corrupt Countries of the World

    Corruption is the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. It annihilates the ethical values of the Society and germinates corrupt act of affairs like nepotism, redtapism etc. In most of the countries, corruption is everywhere but the causes might differ. Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), issued by anti-corruption organisation Transparency International (TI) and ranks them according to the corruption in the countries. The countries are scored out of 100 and the country with least score is the most corrupt.

    Apr 25, 2016
  • Top 10 amazing Fountains around the world

    A Fountain is an assortment where water emanates from a source, fills a basin of some kind and is drained away. We see many colourful fountains, bigger and different types in various cities when we travel. Here are some beautiful, creative and famous fountains around the world which will refresh your memories.

    Apr 11, 2016
  • 10 unexpected Medicinal uses of Flowers

    Flowers have a significant role in human life. They intrigued us with their unique beauty and enticing scents. Flowers are the best gift of nature to us which make man happy, cheerful and also possess some unbelievable characteristics.

    Apr 4, 2016