Virat Kohli Once Chose To Save His Team From Defeat Over Attending His Father’s Funeral. What A Player!

Of the considerable number of stories which represent Virat Kohli’s battling soul, the one which emerges is the point at which his dad passed away. In a Ranji Trophy match in 2006, Karnataka amassed 446 against Delhi who were soon tottering at 14/4. An 18-year-old Virat Kohli waged a lone battle and ended the day on 40. After his innings, […]

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Meet Padma Shri Haldhar Nag, A Class 3 Dropout Whose Poetry Is Now Taught At Universities

Poet Haldhar Nag was bestowed India’s third highest civilian honour Padma Shri on Monday by President Pranab Mukherjee. What is most notable about the achievement of the 65-year-old, who writes in Kosli language, is that he has hardly attended any formal schooling; only upto class III to be precise. If that is not enough Nag can recite all the poems […]

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For The First Time In 34 Years, World Famous ‘Palace On Wheels’ Has No Bookings!

For the first time in its 34-year history, the queen of India’s heritage trains will skip a trip for want of passengers. Palace on Wheels, which was not even cancelled during the global recession of 2007-09, will not leave on the journey scheduled to start on Wednesday as no bookings were made. Palace on Wheels general manager Pradeep Bohra said […]

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After A 10 Year Long Wait, Indian Army To Finally Get 50,000 Bullet-Proof Vests

It will now get 50,000 such vests for which it needed to sign a “crisis” obtainment contract worth Rs 140 crores. What’s more, this, as well, took 10 years. “The coats will be conveyed from August onwards. Every one of the coats are to be conveyed by January 2017,” a resistance service source said. The Army’s current massive projectile evidence […]

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