50 Years of ATMs: How a Hole in The Wall Changed The World

by Jaskion June 29, 2017
Next time you withdraw money from a hole in the wall, consider singing a rendition of happy birthday. For on June 27, the Automated Teller Machine (or ATM) celebrated its half century. Fifty years ago, the first cash machine was put to work at the Enfield branch of Barclays Bank in London. Two days later, a Swedish […]

Failed in IITJEE? What next?

by Jaskion May 16, 2017
  Failure tends to be more public than success. Or at least that’s what we perceive it to be. Where there is life, there will be ups and downs. Life is not a bed of roses and definitely not a bed of thorns either. We vex it, we try to dodge it, and we question ourselves […]

12 Laws of Karma That WIll Change Your Life

by vivekon March 2, 2017
Karma is a way of life that looks within one’s self to see what one may do to improve their lives. It is a means of education, not punishment. Here are the 12 laws of Karma everyone should know!

Pakistan Airlines-A local Train.

by Jaskion February 28, 2017
The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) allowed seven passengers to travel standing in the aisles all the way to Saudi Arabia last month, prompting a probe into the serious breach of security regulations by Pakistan's loss-making national carrier, according to media reports. As many as seven passengers aboard the Boeing 777 Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-743 (Karachi-Madina) […]

Gurmehar Kaur- Independent or a Prop?

by Jaskion February 28, 2017
Gurmehar Kaur, a student of Delhi University( DU ) whose life has lately, turned wild. The daughter of a Kargil war hero martyr, Mandeep Singh, finds herself in the face of a mutiny. A girl no one knew about, a week ago, is now the raging topic of the country. Little did she know that an […]

Few must watch TED talks by Indian speakers.

by Jaskion February 13, 2017
If someone isn’t aware, TED talk is a short but powerful talk that takes place all over the world. There is just one speaker, who speaks for around 15-20 minutes, about his life, his struggles and tries to inspire people. Brilliant and poignant talks on varied facets of life are constantly churned out on this forum. India being one […]

Have you noticed this fascinating thing about tanks?

by Shivam Dubeyon February 10, 2017
Have you ever come across an army base? You most probably would have. If not, you will certainly be excited to visit one after reading this. Almost every army base and other defence establishments have some weapons to display and tanks are one of the major highlights among them. A tank is a highly powerful and mobile weapon […]

Textbook Instructs Students to ‘Kill a Kitten’.

by Rohan Jameson February 8, 2017
There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all. –Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis At a time when the protests of environmentalists and animal activists are sounding louder by the day, the last thing you want to do is to propagate unjust treatment to animals. And that is […]

To Bollywood, With Love, from Theatre.

by Jaskion February 2, 2017
I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being.  ~Oscar Wilde Bollywood has some amazing actors and yes some stars made their way not through a family background but […]

ISRO’s MOM-‘Mangalyaan’

by Jaskion January 3, 2017
Launched on 5th November 2013, ISRO’s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), also called Mangalyaan;after a 298-day transit to Mars, successfully entered into the Martian Orbit on 24 September 2014. The Mars Orbiter Mission probe lifted-off from the First Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre (Sriharikota Range SHAR), Andhra Pradesh, using a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket C25. Indian […]