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The Door to Hell

The Derweze in Turkmenistan – or, as the locals have called it, ‘The Door to Hell’. This giant hole of fire in the heart of the Karakum Desert is a crater made by geologists more than 40 years ago, and the flames within have been burning ever since. Soviet geologists were drilling at the site […]

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What is happening in Syria ?

What set off the unrest, what do protesters want—and what about Iran? David A. Graham answers six pressing questions. What’s Going on in Syria? After a slow start, the unrest sweeping the Middle East has reached the Levant. Protesters have been in the streets of Daraa, an agricultural town in Syria’s extreme southwest near the […]

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What are the “vedas” and who wrote them ?

Vedas the old ancient scripture and text have been stated at the world’s oldest piece of literature. They were complied at a time in India when rest of the world was still busy with hunting and hardly knew about even living nicely. The Vedas (Sanskrit वेद véda, “knowledge”) , a large body of texts originated […]

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How do a hotel get star rating ?

Hotels have been always linked at being a luxury 5 star or a normal mid-amenity 3 star, but what do this rating actually means and how hotels get their rating ? On the whole, star ratings can be very useful; if you’re just crashing for a few hours during a road trip, you don’t need […]

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What is the difference between a Hyper Market, Super Market, Departmental Store and a General Store ?

New stores are being opened up each day in various cities some call themselves supermarket while some departmenal store andwhatever. But what characteristics make a store a hypermarket, supermarket or something else.   Hypermarket Hypermarkets, like other big-box stores, typically have business models focusing on high-volume, low-margin sales. Because of their large footprints — a […]

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Why is Indian Police the way it is ?

“A functioning police state needs no police” though Burroughs did mean it this can at best be considered an utopian dream in our society. To better realize this utopian dream Indian Police Services were created.   Under the British Raj:Then India Act 13 of 1856 reformed the municipal police administration in the three Presidency capitals (Calcutta, Madras, Bombay). […]

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Why is there a different glass for each drink?

Ever had any drink? Did you notice the cup or glass it was served in? Did you ever notice every drink has some specific glass type associated with it?  Every glass you would ever have used is made to enhance the experience you have with the liquid inside. It is made to control the temperature, the […]

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Who were the greatest “rock bands” that rocked the world?

The music industry has been evolving with time, so it the music scenario. Now there’s music for every personality. There’s a genre for everyone ranging from jazz to hip-hop to techno to pop. But today we talk about the greatest people in the field of rock. We give you a list of the best rock […]

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What is the “GOD particle” (higgs boson)?

Much fuss has been created about the “God Particle”, the curiosity about knowing from where all the things in this universe came. Scientist were so curious about finding the particle that they even created an artificial black hole at a large hadron collider to find the Higgs Boson.   Why is finding Higgs boson so […]

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What is the best Content Management System to manage a website ?

Content Management are the software that help up in managing literally any type of file . The web version of these CMS help us in easily managing our online content which might include videos, text files, audios, blog posts, means literally anything Wikipedia defines CMS as A web content management system (WCMS or Web CMS) […]