Showing posts from February, 2015

A Historic win by India over South Africa at CWC 2015

History was made as India registered their first ever win over South Africa in a World Cup match.Defeating the Proteas by 130 runs and thus breaking the jinx of undefeated South Africans.Judging by India's current form, it now looks certain that India will top the pool B and face the fourth-placed team from the other group in the quarter final.
South Africa dominated the proceedings pretty well by sending Rohit Sharma back to pavilion without scoring but unfortunately couldn't keep up the same momentum throughout the match.Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli, took time to settle down and built the perfect base for the team before they began to rise up and accelerate their innings.It took them 14 overs to reach four an over for the first time. Dhawan did at his half century and got out for 46. By the time Kohli departed stage for a massive score was set.

In came Ajinkya Rahane who played superbly and scored 79 off 60 which helped Dhawan play his usual game. His quickfire innings meant…

The Unheard Voices

I am very sure all of you must remember the Peshawar attack of 16th December 2014 and the Charlie Hebdo incident of 7th January, thanks to the media who covered every bit of these two brutal incidents, the two most heinous acts in the history of humanity. But did you people even hear about another disturbing, heart breaking Bodoland carnage of 23rd December? Unfortunately the answer is a big “No”, because this dark incident was devoid of the so called “Media Coverage”, because nobody gave it equal importance, because this is the sad reality! Somehow some voices are heard loud and clear while other remains unheard, some wishes remains unfulfilled and the importance of some lives is much more than others.

Two days stretched heinous incident, covering four districts of Assam – Sonitapur, Kolkrajhar, Udalguri and Chirang resulted in death of over 80 people, there were roadblocks, high alert for almost a week. Adivasis ( an umbrella term used for tribes like Munda, Santhal, Orang, Etal etc…

Key to Happiness

We are in a constant battle in our life. There is an emptiness, a vacuum created. There is a constant search for happiness, a search for all those things that will make one happy. We run collecting and buying everything that we associate with happiness, but what we forget is that happiness isn't a destination that you can reach. It is a state of mind that you can have all the time. Happiness isn't a place but it's what you experience. So shed out all the past burdens and live for today.There is no secret way to happiness that you can master but there are certainly certain steps you can take to increase the happy quotient of your life. So follow these special keys and live happily!

1. Optimistic Outlook Pave way for positive emotions in your life, experience them around you, live these emotions. You should focus on your strengths rather than your weaknesses. Throw out the negativity surrounding you. It will enhance your output and help you in preforming better. But this does…

5 Ways to exercise without putting extra efforts

In this extremely busy life, we often fall short of time to devote to the basic needs of our survival. We have started to care less for ourselves, our fitness but it's time that we take back the commands of out life in our hands. What if you don't have time to workout at gym and run across the park, there are plenty of odd jobs at home that will keep fit. So here's a list of work that will keep you in shape without putting extra efforts.1. Work in your garden 
Water your plants on a regular basis every morning and evening. Get rid of your lazy attitude and be ready to shake that heaving mower all across the lawn. It will be a great workout for you.

2. Ditch lifts and escalators for staircase

Malls, apartments, metros, hotels and at a number of other places you must have ditched the staircase. Now it's the time to pay back tribute to the old staircase. Yes! it will need a certain amount of struggle to leave the luxury and step up but you know it yourself that it is totally…

West Indies beat Pakistan by a massive 150 runs at CWC 2015

It was utter mayhem as West Indies ran riot over Pakistan to defeat them by 150 runs at Christchurch cricket ground . Coming into the match both teams had rather forgettable starts to their world cup campaigns. While Pakistan were beaten comprehensively by neighbors India,West Indies had to deal with a shock loss to minnows Ireland .No amount of lip service had been able to justify their defeats but both teams had since devoted themselves to training harder and longer.

The two teams were hardly alien to each other and attempted to draw their plans from past duels. The Windies did have a better head-to-head record but then again, the current group of players were only pale shadows of legends who helped the side dominate in the past. Of the 126 ODIs between the two teams, West Indies had won 68 as against 55 won by Pakistan with three tied games. Even in World Cups, the team from the Caribbeans had a 6-3 record.Past stats do not guarantee wins and on paper, the current Pakistani side wou…

5 Must Haves of Every Girl's Wardrobe!

There is always a confusion about the things that should find place in our cupboard. Girls very often tend to buy stuff that they will hardly use and leave out the essential ones. So here's a guide to all those lost souls who end up spending a huge sum of money on unnecessary things, check this out girls...A list of must haves for you !
1. A Little Black Dress
Cocktail parties, Date or Girl;s Night Out, LBD never disappoints you. you can pick up a straight A fit one or in flare, just make sure it suits your body type. pair it up with your gorgeous stilettos and elegant accessories. Do not overdo the makeup and jewelry cause the dress is enough to make you stand out.

2. Long Party Gown
You surely don't want to miss on this one. This is all you need to be the center of attention at any party. Get ready to rise and shine.

3. White Shirt
It's the sophisticated classic button down white shirt. It goes well with any kind of bottom pants. It is the ideal wear for corporate work and form…

15 Quotes that prove why Dhoni is The Greatest Captain Indian Cricket has ever seen

MS Dhoni, the heartthrob of Indian Cricket Team is one of the greatest player that ever represented India in cricket. Popularly called Captain Cool, Dhoni gave the Indian Cricket Team an all new name, game and fame. Not only the common masses but the best cricketers all over the world are a big fan of MSD, they love and admire him equally. These amazing quotations from the greatest players of the world prove why he is the number one captain. 1.  "Dhoni is a great leader by example. Someone whom I have always admired for his ability to remain balanced and have the sense of equanimity about his captaincy." - Rahul Dravid

2.  "I would go to war by Dhoni by my side." - Gary Kirsten

3.  "When I die, the last thing I want to see is the six that Dhoni hit in the 2011 World Cup Final." - Sunil Gavaskar
4.  "He has the uniqueness to respond to a tough situation with ease. He does not involve himself emotionally and that's his equality. India are lucky to have a …