Article 370 and 35(A)

Article 370 and 35(A) – Highs And Lows

Modi government has finally dropped the big Kashmir bomb today, with Home Minister Amit Shah moving to revoke two key constitutional provisions — Article 370 and Article 35(A) — that give the state of Jammu & Kashmir a host of special rights.  Some provisions of the Article 370 have been diluted over time. In contrast, […]

Chandrayaan-2

Chandrayaan-2: India’s Lunar Mission

Chandrayaan-2 is India’s second lunar exploration mission after Chandrayaan-1. Developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) , the mission is planned to be launched to the Moon by a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III. It includes a lunar orbiter, lander, and rover, all developed domestically. The main scientific objective is to map the location and abundance of lunar water. Chandrayaan-2 will attempt a soft landing of a […]

Tourism In India

Indian Tourism And Hospitality Industry

The Indian tourism and hospitality industry has emerged as one of the key drivers of growth among the services sector in India. Tourism in India has significant potential considering the rich cultural and historical heritage. Variety in ecology, terrains, and places of natural beauty are spread across the country. Tourism is also a potentially large employment […]

Facebook Data Theft And Breach

Facebook’s Data Theft And Breach

Facebook is cleaning up after a major security incident exposed the account data of millions of users. What’s already been a rocky year after the Cambridge Alanytica Scandal, the company is scrambling to regain its users’ trust after another security incident exposed user data. Here’s everything you need to know so far on the Facebook’s […]

Brexit

BREXIT – Britain’s Exit from the European Union

Brexit is an abbreviation for “British exit,” referring to the U.K.’s decision in a June 23, 2016 referendum to leave the European Union (EU). The vote’s result defied expectations and roiled global markets, causing the British Pound to fall to its lowest level against the dollar in 30 years. Former Prime Minister David Cameron, who called the referendum […]

Prime Minister's Candid Interview

Prime Minister’s Non-Political Candid Interview

Actor Akshay Kumar engaged in a ‘non-political’, candid conversation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 24th April. The 51-year-old actor began the conversation by asking the PM about what he does during the day besides his responsibilities, his love for mangoes and his sleep schedule.  Were the Prime Minister’s answers candid? Let’s see how our […]