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Monthly Archives: June 2017

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Blast From The Past – The Battle of Berne

The 1954 FIFA WORLD CUP Quarterfinal Match between Hungary and Brazil played at Wankford Stadium in Bern, Switzerland on 27th June 1954 is referred as one of the most horrifying football match to take place ever. Build Up   Brazil and Hungary both looked very much

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ISL Gets Recognition From AFC and FIFA!

The Indian Super League (ISL) has been given a shot in the arm as the winner of the competition would now get an opportunity to compete in the AFC Cup, according to some sources. Following the All India Football Federation’s (AIFF)  Executive Committee Meeting on Thursday

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Could Lionel Messi really leave Barcelona?

SEEING Lionel Messi in any other colours apart from the famous stripes of Barcelona seems difficult to imagine. But for the first time in the Argentine’s remarkable career, a move away from the Nou Camp seems more likely than ever. There are five reasons why Lionel

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Child Marriage. We need to act now.

Child marriage is any formal marriage or informal union where one or both of the parties are under 18 years of age. Each year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18.That is 28 girls every minute.1 every 2 seconds. Child marriage happens

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Prinsep Ghat-The Beauty of Kolkata

As autumn leaves fall, winter is round the corner knocking at our doors and as the cool winds start to blow, out comes the Kolkatan’s picnic baskets, mats, badminton rackets and flasks of hot steaming cha. Picnics, winters and residents of Kolkata are synonymous with

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How to Become a Travel Writer

Nearly everyone loves to travel, and many of us wrote a really great story in Junior High, so often people feel it would be easy to become a travel writer.  But to me, it is like entering the ring in Madrid’s Plaza de Toros de Las

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The History of “Hmm”

  H’m [hmm] Interjection Used typically to express thoughtful absorption, hesitation, doubt, or perplexity. In short, it is the nuclear weapon for ruining a sentence. The only good thing about getting a “hmm” as a response is that the person has listened to you and

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Was the Taj Mahal Built on a Shiva Temple?

The Taj Mahal The Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh is India’s most visited historical place.The mausoleum built with marble beside the shores of Yamuna is believed to be concealed with many undiscovered secrets. The Taj