Intercity train derails kills 12 and 100 injured in southern India

Ernakulam bound Intercity train from Bengaluru in Southern India, derailed and killed 12 passengers died and over 100 injured. Nine coaches of (Train no. 12677) jumped rails at  Belagondapalli near Anekal town on the city’s outskirts around 7.35 a.m, after a boulder might have fallen on the track. The train departed from Bengaluru’s main city…

Chili peppers and their extracts could prevent weight gain

There is good news for those who find it hard to resist fatty foods. An ingredient found in chili peppers could help you prevent weight gain after eating a high-fat diet, a study involving an Indian researcher has found. Pure Capsaicin (/ 8-methyl-N-vanillyl-6-nonenamide) is a  Hydrophobic, odourless and colourless crystalline-waxy compound which is also a vital ingredient…

Honesty prevails at last!

” The people of Delhi have done something amazing and voted for truth and honesty”. Arvind Kejriwal, whose Aam Aadmi (Common Man) Party,  annihilated the rivals in the Delhi Assembly election, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow and invite him for the swearing-in ceremony at Ramlila Maidan on February 14. His party which has campaigned against…

Know your Onions!

In Bedfordshire, British Farmers claim to have grown medium to large in size red onions  which are milder, sweeter and tastier and  neither create bad breath nor cause tears when chopped. It took 20 years of cultivation to create a new “sweet” variety of red onion. These red onions have a weaker flavour and contain…

HSBC’s Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers dodge taxes and hide millions of dollars

Leaked secret bank account files reveals, HSBC’s Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers from 200 countries, dodge taxes and conceal $100millions of dollars of assets, sashing out bundles of untraceable cash and advising clients on how to circumvent domestic tax authorities. The files resulted from efforts from investigative journalists including Washington based international consortium of…

Bafta: All the winners!

    Boyhood scoops  4  Baftas -best film, director and supporting actress  The Theory of Everything gets  3 Baftas – outstanding British film, best adapted screenplay and leading actor Birdman wins best cinematography Whiplash scores 3 baftas -best sound, editing and supporting actor The Grand Budapest Hotel lands 5 Baftas – original screenplay, original music,…

Legacy of Late Reggae Legend Bob Marley: Jamaica celebrates 70th Birthday

Who else is bold enough, in his lyrics with his “Buffalo Soldier”, Dreadlock Rasta: “There was a Buffalo Soldier in the heart of America, Stolen from Africa, brought to America, Fighting on arrival, fighting for survival” Be inspired by legend Bob Marley’s great thinking. Here are some of his everlasting quotes; “If she’s amazing, she won’t…