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October 19, 2017
  In July 2016, The US government shut down the Kickass Torrents which shook the entire world. It stood on the top with one million visitors a day until it was shut down. There was a gaping hole in the torrenting options available. Competitors: Alternative mirrors and clones of Kickass Torrents soon appeared. It includes The Pirate Bay, disguised in Kickass Torrents skin,...
On the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri and Bihu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday wished the nation on the festivals of Makar Sakranti, Pongal, Magh Bihu and Uttarayan. And also celebrities across the country took to Twitter and wished well for their fans. Makar Sankranti, one of India’s most auspicious and popular festival, the festival which...
Aamir Khan is one of those few Indian celebrities who is doing his part in solving his country’s problems. His talk show ‘Satyame Jayate’ that was first aired on 6th May 2012, has been very keen about bringing the nation’s problems to light. Every episode focussed on a problem and the actor has done his best part in requesting...
A captivating story about Sweden is now trending in media outlets around the world this week. There’s a “recycling revolution” happening in Sweden, the Swedes are so good at reusing their garbage for energy that they now import trash from other European countries to keep their (state-of-the art) recycling plants functioning. Why are we sending waste to Sweden? The Scandinavian...
Racial crime in the west has become a reason for anxiety among the Indian students, after a navy veteran was charged with murder for shooting two Indian software engineers at a crowded bar in Olathe, Kansas. The crime triggered anger and concern that the Trump-era US is no longer secure for the Indian masses. The assailant, Adam Purinton is accused...
The business icon Vijay Mallya saw his name go low, when he met with a financial crisis that cannot be solved even with his resources. Mallya's business 'Kingfisher' owes more than 9,000 crore to various banks. The government has not been able to catch hold of him since he flew to the United Kingdom making it impossible for the...
The Reserve Bank Of India(RBI) announced Sunday it will shortly issue Rupee 20 and 50 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi series-2005. "The Reserve Bank of India will shortly issue Rs.50 (without inset letter in both the number panels) and Rs.20 (with inset letter ‘L’ in both the number panels) denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005, bearing signature of...
The development process in India has just begun, and for development to happen, it will have to decrease the use of coal and adopt the more efficient solar energy. Some of the climate advocates are concerned over Donald Trump's win in the Presidential elections in the USA. They fear that Trump will withdraw U.S. from Paris climate deal but whatever...
Robotic intelligence and assistance has become part and parcel of our daily life. But one expert believes and many scientists have predicted the next couple of decades will see humans entering relationships with, and even marrying robots by 2050. Are sex robots a great development or a dangerous sign of the times? And how about those new gadgets, like an...
An air strike in northern Syria today killed at least 25 members of former Al-Qaeda affiliate Fateh al-Sham Front (a prominent jihadist group) including senior figures and dozens of others wounded on Tuesday. When warplanes targeted a head office of the Jabhat Fateh al-Sham rebels, formerly known as Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front, in the northern Syrian Idlib Province, the...