Prince Charles greets Sikh community on Vaisakhi festival

Prince Charles greeted the Sikhs in the UK and across the Commonwealth, on the festival of Vaisakhi. “In these challenging times, the Sikh community is making an extraordinary and invaluable contribution to the life of this country, and to so many others, just as it has always done,” he said in a video message posted […]

Life and times of a movie legend

LEGENDARY ACTRESS ZEENAT AMAN LOOKS BACK ON HER INCREDIBLE JOURNEY IN INDIAN CINEMA by ASJAD NAZIR Legendary leading lady Zeenat Aman is a globally renowned film icon, who helped to define a generation and was once widely regarded as the sexiest woman on the planet. The Bollywood siren made noise in the seventies and early […]

UK’s house prices climb up in July: RICS

House prices in UK moved up in July as prices in London fell weighed on gains further north, while smaller landlords decided not move ahead with small rental sector amid unfavourable tax system, according to a survey on Thursday (9). The Royal Institution of Charted Surveyors’ (RICS) monthly house price balance climbed to +4 last […]

Myanmar to export around 20 tonnes of gold in 2019: Industry officials

The Southeast Asian country, Myanmar is likely to export as much as 20 tonnes of gold in 2019 after it allowed to export the yellow metal earlier this year for the first time in the last 50 years, a gold industry official from Myanmar said here at Kochi, a coastal city in Southern India on […]

Sweet treat: Win a copy of Jasmine Hemsley’s East by West

SAFFRON is the world’s most expensive spice. It is the stigma of the crocus flow­er and each one has approximately three strands of saffron. It takes around 150 flowers – the stig­mas are removed by hand – to produce one gram of dry saffron threads. This la­bour-intensive method is one of the rea­sons the spice […]

10 Years of iPhone

Apple’s iPhone celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. iPhone was first introduced in 2007 by Steve Jobs, and it has come a long way since then. When iPhone was launched in 2007, it was called the Jesus phone, the one that everyone wanted, and other manufacturers wanted to mock. The iPhone was launched by Apple CEO […]

Forbes’ Top 10 Indian billionaires

Forbes India conducted the survey and as per 2017 Forbes India Rich List, India is home to around 101 billionaires.  Forbes said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “economic experiments” barely affected India’s billionaires. Interestingly, this year 101 Indian billionaires make it to the list of Top ranking Indian businessman on Forbes World’s Billionaire list 2017. Despite economic […]

Madame Tussauds now in Delhi

India’s first Madame Tussauds wax museum opened its doors for the public on December 1. With 50 life-like figures spanning across history, sports, music, films, and politics, for the public at the iconic Regal building in central Delhi. Anshul Jain, General Manager and Director, Merlin Entertainment Pvt Ltd, said, “This is truly an exhilarating and […]

Medical camera to see through the human body

Medical advancements are constantly progressing and now we a team of scientists has come up with a camera that can see through the human body. The camera is designed to help doctors track medical tools known as endoscopes that are used to investigate a range of internal conditions. The latest device is able to detect […]

INTRODUCING CHIVAS REGAL THE ICON

Apple is to start making iPhones in India this year, a local government official said on Friday (3), as the company seeks to tap into a booming middle class while sales in China slow. Karnataka’s IT minister said Apple had agreed to assemble its hugely popular phones in the southern state, whose capital Bangalore is […]

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