Tryst of ethnic Indian “Chai” with Silicon valley!

Growing trend of homemade tea among desi’s in US, esp in Silicon valley, is setting new records! The love for Indian Tea (Chai) enabled Gaurav, a software engineer, to build ‘Chai machines’ – that have become so popular that if you order one today, you will only get it by 2017. Here’s a sneak peak into his tete-a-tete journey. …

The World’s ‘Most happy’ & ‘Least happy’ countries!

The World Happiness Report 2016 Update, ranks 156 countries by their happiness levels, and was released on 19th March 2016 in Rome in advance of UN World Happiness Day. Leading experts across fields – economics, psychology, survey analysis, national statistics, health, public policy and more – describe how measurements of well-being can be used effectively to assess …

IS bomb attacks on Brussels Airport, Metro Train

On Tuesday, 22nd Mar 2016, there happened another ugly terrorist attack at the Brussels airport, which is Belgium’s capital. An hour later another attack took place at a rush-hour, in the metro train, which killed at least 30 people and injured more than 100. The police is still hunting for one of the suspects who fled the air terminal. …

China announced one of the largest layoffs in history

In recent decades, China built its economy on heavy state investment in export-oriented manufacturing industries. Those investments created large numbers of jobs for low-skilled people flooding China’s fast-growing cities. But China seems to have over-invested, leaving an overload of capacity in the heavy industrial sector that has forced plants to cut prices deeply. The low prices …

Donald Trump & his call to ban Muslims from the US is just Insane!

If you follow the American politics closely, you would know who Donald Trump is. He is this American businessman, politician, and television personality; who is contesting for the US 2016 elections for the Republican party. Media, in general, defines him as: An almost cartoonishly offensive billionaire and reality TV star with orange skin and funny hair …

Sanjay Dutt released from Pune’s Yerawada Jail

Finally the Bollywood superstar Sanjay Dutt was released from Pune’s Jail, after completing his prison term of 42 months – following his conviction in the Mumbai’s 1993 serial bombings case. The 56-year-old B-Town actor, was serving as prisoner number 16656 at Pune’s Yerawada Jail from May 2013, to complete his remaining 42 months out of a total …