Court passes suspended death sentence verdict in Gu Kailai case


The death sentence of the Gu Kailai, wife of scandalous Communist party leader by the court has been reduced to a mere two year term because of her unsound mental condition at the time of committing the crime and her supportive behaviour towards the police in the investigation of the crime.  This was the reasonContinue reading “Court passes suspended death sentence verdict in Gu Kailai case”

Win a World Championship by throwing your mobile phone in Finland


This may seem weird to some people but no we are not kidding here. There is actually a sport wherein people throw their cell phones the farthest possible distance in order to emerge victorious. The competition began for the first time in 2000 in Finland and since then has found its way into the USContinue reading “Win a World Championship by throwing your mobile phone in Finland”

Miss Earth 2012 title goes to China this year


 Miss China PR wins the beauty pageant Miss World, 2012 at the Ordos, China. Miss Wales Sophie Elizabeth Moulds and Miss Australia Jessica Michele Kahawaty finished receiving the 1st and 2nd runner-up positions. Miss China PR Wenxia Yu was crowned by the 2011 winner Ivian Sarcos and was looking stunning in the large blue colored gown.Continue reading “Miss Earth 2012 title goes to China this year”

Garry Kasparov detained and beaten up at the sentencing of punk band Pussy Riot


Chess Grandmaster and opposition leader in Russia, Garry Kasparov was beaten harshly by the Moscow Police and had to spent 5 hours in jail for attending the sentencing of anti-Putin band Pussy Riot. Kasparov was hit in the genitals, thrown into the van and endure beating from numerous policemen. Moscow Police, on the other hand,Continue reading “Garry Kasparov detained and beaten up at the sentencing of punk band Pussy Riot”

Pussy Riot draws international support for protesting against Russian Prez


 Soon after the band members of Pussy Riot have been arrested following their concert in the church in Russia, protests all over the world have started to crop up in favor of the three band members’ release. The protests however could not turn fruitful as the band is found guilty on hooliganism charges and sentencedContinue reading “Pussy Riot draws international support for protesting against Russian Prez”

Julian Assange gets political asylum from Ecuador


  WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange got political asylum from the government of Ecuador on Thurday. The diplomatic ties between England and Ecuador have complicated following the grant of asylum. Assange had been staying in the Ecuadorian embassy in London from past few days to avoid being cornered and extradited by the London Police to Sweden onContinue reading “Julian Assange gets political asylum from Ecuador”

India after 65 years of Independence: The way forward


On 15th August, 2012 India completed its 65 years of Independence. In the journey so far, India has seen lots of ups and downs, the war with China and Pakistan in 65’ and 71’ has seen a country fighting for its dignity when it didn’t have much resources to back such an unproductive and destructiveContinue reading “India after 65 years of Independence: The way forward”

Panetta accuses Taliban of deteriorating conditions in Afghanistan


  US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said that Taliban is behind the recent spurt of violence occurring in Afghanistan. Taliban is trying to disturb the law and order situation according to Panetta because of its frustration over not being able to acquire any part of its lost territory. Mr. Panetta shared his opinion over theContinue reading “Panetta accuses Taliban of deteriorating conditions in Afghanistan”

Caravan initiated to end US supported Drug War


On 12th August, 2012 people on foot and on vehicles are both going to begin their journey from the Tijuana–San Diego border for a social cause. The excursion is undertaken as part of the newly constituted peace movement to put an end to US supported drug war. This caravan is going to visit as muchContinue reading “Caravan initiated to end US supported Drug War”

Experts from different fields get a chance to take Ford Classic on a road trip


“One Tank, One Classic Story.1500 Kms” is the latest event organized by Ford India. As many as 9 teams will embark on places of their choice during this trip. Experts belonging to the areas of Music, Bollywood, Fashion, Art, Photography, Cricket, Food, Technology etc. are the ones that are going to take part in thisContinue reading “Experts from different fields get a chance to take Ford Classic on a road trip”