Now travel by sea just like you travel by bus and metro

Now travel by sea just like you travel by bus and metro

Have you travelled by sea just like you travel by bus or metro? It is now possible with the launch of seaplane in India that will take its maiden flight from Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi. Varanasi is a town in Uttar Pradesh where river Ganga flows along its shores. Amphibious aircraft can take off and land on both short strips and water bodies. Amphibious aircrafts are slower and heavier but are more versatile than the usual land planes. They could be slightly tricky to manoeuvre…

World’s largest amphibious aircraft-maiden flight takes off

World’s largest amphibious aircraft-maiden flight takes off

Everyday we hear about multiple breeds of air borne vehicles being rolled out or are in the experimental phase. Latest is the China’s homegrown AG600 which is the world’s largest amphibious aircraft which is also known as ‘Kunlong’. This aircraft took its maiden flight on Sunday (24th Dec 2017) from Jinwan Airport in China’s Guangdong province. With a wingspan of 38.8 metres (127ft) and powered by four turboprop engines, the aircraft is capable of carrying 50 people and can stay airborne for 12 hours. It can take off from conventional…

Santa hat eyebrows-latest beauty trend turning your eyebrow

Santa hat eyebrows-latest beauty trend turning your eyebrow

Santa hat eyebrows. Yes this is the latest beauty trend that is turning everyone’s eyes. The trend is very much in demand especially because Christmas is arriving soon. This style statement is the latest hot topic on instagram. This hat eyebrow turns your furrows into an elongated version of Father Christmas signature hat and is a combination of red and white shades. To recreate the look, some of the ladies have opted to colour their brows red – adding a little white dot to the tail end, to look like…

If under 16 you cannot use Facebook without consent

If under 16 you cannot use Facebook without consent

Everyone knows Facebook, social media giant and part of our daily lives. A new law has been drafted where opening any account on facebook or any other social media need consent of parents or guardians if you under the age 16. Yes, this is true. This law has been drafted in France legislation to improve access to information that companies gather to use it for different purposes including disseminating information to other firms about people’s online activity. This will help companies alter or delete some of the information based on…

Duck like Dinosaurs Species found

Duck like Dinosaurs Species found

Dinosaurs have always been a mystery for human being and have always been a subject of experiment and finding something new about them. Recently a new species of Dinosaurs has been found and is named Halszkaraptor esuilliei after Polish palaeontologist Halszka Osmolska. This species has a bill like a duck, teeth like a croc’s, a swanlike neck and killer claws, flippers like a penguin but walked like an ostrich. This meat eating Dino can also swim making it the first of its kind having swimming ability. Though the creature could…

Women vs champion rowers-Women are stronger

Women vs champion rowers-Women are stronger

Prehistoric women were stronger than modern rowers. Tiling soil and grinding grain for hours gave women more strength and gave them super power arm muscles. Repeated exercise of lack of it can affect bone density, curvature and shape. Unlike rowers who perform repeated tasks, prehistoric women performed multiple tasks that may not be repetitive like fetching water and food for livestock, processing meat and milk and converting hides and wool into textiles. As per Alison Macintosh researcher at Cambridge University, this is the first study to compare prehistoric women to…

If Rohingyas are illegal migrants so are Desi people settling abroad

If Rohingyas are illegal migrants so are Desi people settling abroad

India had taken stand on Rohingyas to deport them from India and send them back to their native place Rakhine, Myanmar as they were illegal migrants. But what about its own citizens who illegally emigrated to various countries across the globe. It was ridiculous to hear Union home minister Rajnath Singh taking a technical stand that Rohingyas did not follow the proper protocol to enter India as refugees. Since India has not signed any specific UN convention, it will not break any international law by sending them back. Thousands of…

Man jumping through window-train catches speed

Man jumping through window-train catches speed

My wife and I were planning for a holiday. It had been a long time, almost a year when we had gone on holidays last time. We took auto from our home to Sarai Rohilla railway station. The traffic was not much. The train was scheduled for 9.10 PM and we reached at around 8 in the evening. It was difficult passing time on the platform. My wife wanted something to munch preferably popcorn and Jabson peanuts. Whenever she eats popcorn and peanuts smile comes on her face and this…

You have multiple bosses while you are on holiday

You have multiple bosses while you are on holiday

Have you ever thought what happens when you are on holiday? You have multiple bosses when you are not in the office or you are out of office. You are going on holiday and have told everyone in the office not to call or email you. You have left the laptop at home. But you will definitely carry smart phone with you and you will be tempted to use social media. And obviously you will post photos of every move that you make. Then you will expect likes and comments…

Indian villagers making money in foreign currency

Indian villagers making money in foreign currency

  There are many people living in Meghalaya, a north eastern state in India who cross borders and trek to Bangladesh as village Huroi in Meghalaya does not have a motorable road to access infrastructure. Trekking into Meghalaya is quite tough due to long distance of basic amenities from Meghalaya-Bangladesh border village of Hunoi. Majority of income (approx 70-90%) of the village is in Takas. People falling sick, women suffering from labour pain and for other daily needs trek into Bangladesh and trade in Bangladeshi currency Takas. These people regret…