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Maha message for parties: Go get your own Modi

As I write this in Mumbai, the exit polls for the Maharashtra elections are already showing BJP in theIt should emerge as the single largest party, with even a shot at clear majority. The reason for this, when one cuts to the chase, is one - Modi.

  • Indiatimes | 1 day, 22 hours ago




Arvind Subramanian: 'India doesn't have this ability to project power like China'

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi presents a bouquet to China's President Xi Jinping (left). Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters. As part of a shake-up in the finance ministry, the Narendra Modi government on Thursday named economist Arvind Subramanian as its chief economic advisor.

  • Rediff | 1 day, 22 hours ago




7 Shocking Snake Stories

Snakes have no ears. Most see about as well as Mr. Magoo. They don't have noses but they can smell very adeptly. The fangs of venomous snakes, which evolved from teeth, are among "the most advanced bioweapon systems in the natural world," says Freek Vonk of Leiden University in the ...

  • Livescience | 2 days, 23 hours ago




How would India have been if it were never ruled or invaded by any other country? - Quora

Answer 1 of 20: One thing we have to understand is that invasions are a central part of our history. Throughout our long history, we invaded and we were inva...

  • Quora | 1 day, 8 hours ago




What are some interesting but lesser known facts about Taj Mahal? - Quora

Answer 1 of 8: * Mughals have used remarkable optical tricks. The first few of the monuments framed by the main gate. As the visitor moves closer,the Taj Mah...

  • Quora | 1 week ago




Now THESE are cat-like reflexes. Wow.

If I could have any power, I would want to be the fastest man alive. Who needs to fly or be super strong when no one can catch you! (Plus, you can run on water and reverse time!) That's why I'm super jealous of these nearly superhuman reflexes.

  • Viralnova | 1 week ago




Can a Severed Snake Head Still Kill? It's Possible

Venomous snakes are scary when they're alive, but there's also reason to fear these fanged creatures after they're dead, a recent news report suggests. The tale of a chef in China who was preparing a rare delicacy known as cobra soup and was fatally bitten by the decapitated head of ...

  • Livescience | 2 days, 23 hours ago




Komodo Dragon Facts

Komodo dragons are the largest living lizards in the world. They are identified by their massive size, flat heads, bowed legs and long, thick tails. The name comes from rumors that a dragon-like creature lived on the Indonesian island of Komodo. No Western scientists had seen a Komodo dragon until ...

  • Livescience | 2 days, 23 hours ago




Honey Singh Finally Answers A Question Every Mom Wants To Ask Him. And It's Perfect

Yo Yo Honey Singh has been 2013 biggest hit-maker. He has also been embroiled in controversy after controversy over the alleged sexism, vulgarity and violence in his songs. Recently, he appeared in "The Front Row with Anupama Chopra" on and finally spoke out.

  • Scoopwhoop | 1 week ago




14 Pictures That Tell Us Ramayana Might Have Actually Happened

There is a great deal of debate about whether there is any historical accuracy in the story of Ramayana. For many of us, this is a no-brainer. The fact that our elders had told us the heroic story of Lord Ram's victory over Raavan was enough. And then there's the ...

  • Scoopwhoop | 1 week ago




What is the best political solution to Kashmir? - Quora

Answer 1 of 60: TL;DR - Formalize the existing arrangement (make Loc into a permanent border, officially giving up PoK to Pakistan) or have an arrangement to...

  • Quora | 5 hours, 10 minutes ago