Tag Archives: journey

Guide to Fight Jet Lag, What to Do And What Not

Travelling is an exciting hobby and invokes a refreshing feeling.  Visiting to different places and exploring their cultures is a fascinating venture to dive into. Nevertheless, the journey quite often takes a toll on the traveller(s). This “toll” is none other than jet lag. Jet lag which in medical terms is known as “desynchronosis” is a situation when an individual ...

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No Photo Identity Required Now to Book Tatkal Tickets in Railways but…

Giving a relative relief to passengers while booking a tatkal ticket, the Ministry of Railways has decided to relax the condition of providing photocopy of identity card or indicating its number at the time of purchase of Tatkal ticket. But carrying an ID is compulsory though. The new rule in Tatkal provisions will come into effect from 1st September, 2015 and the ...

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Controversies Galore: It all started with the name ‘Bahubali’ itself

The controversies revolved around the very name of the movie title ‘Bahubali,’ when Jain Temple ‘Bhatta Kalakar Soudha Swamiji Matt’ in Karnataka had sent a legal notice to the producer of the movie saying the title is misleading since the title refers to Mahaveer Jain, founder of Jain religion. Soon, the movie producer faced plagiarism notice over an idea of the ‘Making ...

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Muharram Begins: History Behind Islamic Day of Mourning, Peace, Self-flagellation

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic New year and its significance lies in its mourning with processions and self- flagellation rituals called ‘Talwar Zani’, which makes using blades to hurt one’s body. Also known as the Day of Ashura, it is observed on the tenth-day of Muharram, which commemorates the day when the grandson of Prophet Muhammad, Husayn ...

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Remembering Titanic Sinking, 100 years later

A new exhibit known as “Journey to new depths of discovery,” by the Sea Research Foundation, operator of Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Conn., has been previewed at 12,450 feet below the sea — at the Mystic Aquarium’s newly renamed Ocean Exploration Center Exhibit Hall. To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ship’s tragic voyage, Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, has ...

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