Assam celebrates Bol Bom Shravani Mela. Here is what you need to know

Assam celebrates Bol Bom Shravani Mela. Here is what you need to know

Bol Bam refers to pilgrimages and festivals in India and Nepal glorifying Shiva. Here are 5 things to know about the festival. The months of Shrawan (July to August) is considered an auspicious period to worship Lord Shiva in the form of Pashupatinath. Water from the Ganges is taken (or nearby water that eventually winds […]

Afghan boy with axe goes on attacking spree in Germany

A 17-year-old Afghan refugee wielding an axe and a knife attacked passengers on a train in southern Germany on Monday evening, severely wounding four, before he was shot dead by police, the interior minister for the state of Bavaria said. Speaking on German public television, Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann said it was too early to […]

Bridging the skill gap in Manipur

Manipur with a population of 27 lakhs has an unemployment figure of 751376 according to the latest official data. With Government employment dwindling, the private sector remains as the only other prospect. In this grim scenario enters an ambitious, young entrepreneur, L Niranjan Singh who has seized the opportunity to tap and train and reduce […]

Meghalaya: Symphonic Illusion part ways with bassist and keyboardist

Meghalaya: Symphonic Illusion part ways with bassist and keyboardist

SHILLONG: According to the band’s Facebook page, Symphonic Illusion has parted ways with their bassist Stevie P. K Lyngdoh and Keyboardist Samboklang Lyngdoh citing personal reasons. Symphonic Illusion is a Progressive Metal-core/Death-core band from Shillong, Meghalaya formed in 2011 who recently restructured their genre from Progressive Metal to Deathcore to add more life into their musical […]

This is what those little ridges on the keyboard are for!

This is what those little ridges on the keyboard are for!

As it turns out, these ridges are put there for a very good reason. It’s to help you type easier, and after finding out how, you’ll realize that you’ve been using a keyboard wrong this entire time. This feature was designed and implemented in 2002. It’s to help you put your fingers in the correct […]

Manipur: New species of flower discovered in Ukhrul

Manipur: New species of flower discovered in Ukhrul

IMPHAL: A new flower species has been discovered in Manipur’s Ukhrul district’s Mushroom Hills which is located located some 7,000 meters above te sea level. Mushroom Hills, located under Singcha village, is now home to the new species of flower which blooms in the upper reaches of the hills, according . The flower, which blooms […]