Apr 252016
 
5 Amazing Tea Plantation Hotels in India

Lush tea gardens spread across vast stretches of undulating hills have always lured travellers with their beauty. Whether you look at a picture or you drive past one of these tea gardens, you will always feel an urge to spend some quality time amidst the greens. Living in the middle of a tea estate can offer the perfect environment to get rid of the daily stress and relax in company of some fine quality tea. Here are five amazing tea plantation hotels that you must […]

Apr 192016
 
Top 5 places where you can spot tigers in India

Here’s some good news for wildlife lovers. According to the census this year, global tiger population has increased by nearly 22 per cent after decades of constant decline. From a count of 3,200, in 2010, the number of tigers has gone up to 3,890 this year. The environmentalists are happy with the situation and are ready to give full credit to the tiger conservation department. “The number has increased mainly due to good protection plans. I must say, both the government and non-government sectors have […]

Apr 042016
 
Top 5 Boathouses in India for a Perfect Holiday

Living on the river is just an amazing thing, where you can sit and relax and at the same time feel the cool breeze. However, in India houseboats are being quite neglected, reasons are many— some believe that they are not safe, while some consider them too expensive. But the truth is different as houseboats provide a unique experience of floating on water with all the conveniences of a luxury hotel. They can come in all sizes and shapes— up to 67’ feet long or […]

Mar 222016
 
5 Mysteries Of India That Have Yet To Be Satisfactorily Exlained

India might be a strange and mystical land for tourists, but for those of us who were raised here and live here, it’s just home. We don’t think of it as being a place where cases defy all scientific explanation and stubbornly refuse to get solved. However, that is exactly what happened with the following cases: 1. Kongka La Pass UFO Base In a disputed territory (Aksai Chin) between India and China, lies a low ridge pass called Kongka La; due to its location in […]

Mar 112016
 
Samsung emerges as the most trusted brand in the country followed by Sony: Survey

Samsung is followed by Sony and LG; Tata Group is only Indian company to make it in the top 5. South Korean smartphone maker Samsung Mobiles has emerged as the most trusted brand in the country followed by Sony and LG, while Tata Group is the only Indian corporate to figure in the top five, a survey said. The survey was conducted among 2,500 respondents, aged 21-50, across 16 cities and its findings have been compiled in ‘The Brand Trust Report, India Study 2016’. As […]

Mar 112016
 
Amazon Beats Flipkart to Become India’s Buzziest Brand

Flipkart, which was the buzziest brand last year, has been dethroned by Amazon which has been hailed as India’s Buzziest Brand. But Flipkart is not #2 in the list, as Airtel has climbed 7 spots this year to be ranked at #2 behind Amazon. Flipkart, which was #1 last year, is now ranked #3. Last year, Amazon was ranked #25 but due to their intense focus on Indian consumers, and their attempt to get into the psyche of Indian mindset has certainly helped them. Contributed […]

Jan 182016
 
Air pollution becomes one of the world's biggest health crises

Air pollution in cities has reached such toxic levels that the world is confronting one of the “biggest public health issues” it has faced, the World Health Organisation (WHO). Exposure to air pollution has now been linked to cardiovascular disease. The World Health Organisation has issued a stark new warning about deadly levels of pollution in many of the world’s biggest cities, claiming poor air quality is killing millions and threatening to overwhelm health services across the globe. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Jan 152016
 
India ranks tops as being the birthplace for immigrant engineers and scientists in the US

Continuing the trend, India tops among all the Asian countries as being the birthplace for immigrant engineers and scientists in the US. According to a report the country sends about 950,000 scientists and engineers out of Asia’s total 2.96 million, representing an increase of 85% from 2003. The number of scientists and engineers residing in the US has risen from 21.6 million to 29 million were born in India. The calculations are based from 2003 to 2013 and the 10 year increase also encountered a […]

Jan 142016
 
Let's Have a Look at Top 7 Government Schemes You Can Invest In

There are many schemes that the Indian government has initiated to reinforce India’s economic development and the financial stability of its citizens. These schemes were introduced in order to provide financial support in the form of bank accounts, financial security for education, loans, and for emergencies like death. Let us understand some of the available government schemes that you can pick from. Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima & Surakhsha Bima Yojana This is a life insurance scheme provided and supported by the Government of India. […]

Jan 122016
 
Top 5 Bans in India 2015

2015 saw so many bans in the country that it almost felt like ban was the theme of the nation. While some of them were bizarre, others made us think if we have clocked back to sometime in the 16th century. Although social media and the general public rose in protest against most of them, government implemented those they were adamant on, no matter how embarrassing tweet landed on any politician’s twitter handle. So, at the end of the ban year, we thought of revising […]

Jan 052016
 
Top 5 Budget Travel Destinations For 2016

We all love to travel around the world but seldom do we realize that we are over spending on our travel trips as there are many other budget travel destinations around the world. Here is a compendium of the coolest budget destinations for 2016 from some of the best travel bloggers on the web, according to forbes.com. Western Australia: Typically Australia has been a place that for many seemed out of reach, if not for its geographic location than for its high costs due to […]

Jan 052016
 
5 Amazing Restaurants That Opened In India 2015

At this wrap up session, there are certain elements of last year that we tend to continue with, in the next year as well. The list will comprise of good books, films, clubs, restaurants and more. Here is a look at the restaurants that came up in 2015 across India, and are by now top choices among food lovers. The places are also in lime light when it comes to a memorable New Year start. Here is the list of restaurants, which if you have […]

Jan 022016
 
5 Best Places in India to Catch Snowfall in January

Each of these Indian destinations are eagerly waiting to make you experience the magic of a fresh snowfall, accompanied by some hot chocolate, and a long walk on snow with your loved ones. Auli, Uttarakhand It is the oldest city of Uttarakhand, and during the time of snowfall, this place becomes no less than a dreamland. Here, you can experience the most stunning panoramic views. We are sure that in spite of freezing temperature, you would be tempted to take a long walk in the […]

Dec 302015
 
New Year 2016: Top Destinations to Visit On New Year's Eve in India

As 31 December, 2015, when it is time to bid farewell to the past year and welcome a new one, comes closer, people are browsing through the Internet and taking suggestions from party buffs for the right venues to spend the first minutes of 2016. However, there will be those people who would have booked tickets to celebrate the new year out of station. Apart from parties in metropolitan cities, including Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and Bengaluru, there are several beautiful destinations in India […]