Most Expensive Mobile Phones Gifted to GoI The List of Most Expensive Mobile Phones gifted to our Ministers and Government Officials is revealed by the RTIwala. These are particularly senior Bureaucrats, Diplomats, and Advisors during their formal and informal meets. Basically, they get much more things, from Limited Edition Cartier Wrist Watch (Rs 4.5 lacs) to Brown Horse. A special gift for a special visitor!Mongolian PM gifts a horse to PM @narendramodi pic.twitter.com/Cw8ValMUQe — Gopal Baglay (@MEAIndia) May 17, 2015 Which are those Expensive Mobile Phones gifted to Ministers and Govt Officials?…Read More..
What you know about Marshall McLuhan Herbert Marshall McLuhan, CC (July 21, 1911 – December 31, 1980) was a Canadian professor, philosopher, and public intellectual. His work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory, as well as having practical applications in the advertising and television industries. He was educated at the University of Manitoba and the University of Cambridge; he began his teaching career as a Professor of English at several universities in the U.S. and Canada before moving to the University of Toronto, where he remained for…Read More..
Mercy Petitions rejected by Prez Pranab Mukherjee Sri Pranab Mukherjee took oath as President of India on 25th July 2012. The number of Mercy petitions rejected by him since 25 July 2012- 20 July 2017 is 30! According to 72 of the Constitution of India, the President can grant pardon, and suspend, remit or commute a sentence of death. However, the President does not exercise this power on his own — he has to act on the advice of the Council of Ministers. Mostly on the opinion of Prime Minister,…Read More..
India 2017 by New Media Wing Our rating: 3 of 5 stars Read and Revised. The past few edition(s) of INDIA 2017 A YEAR BOOK were better than this one. As they were more exhaustive and comprehensive. It’s a very first time I’ve read this book on Kindle Paperwhite. So definitely, I’m gonna share all those important highlights and notes with my readers on my Goodreads profile. So what’s new INDIA YEAR BOOK 2017 in it? Well, you should ask what’s less in it? As more than half of Defence…Read More..
Drive by Daniel Pink : The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us Our rating: 5 of 5 stars Daniel Pink just nailed it. Now he too comes in my favorite authors’ list. It has been more than a year since we’ve been seeing and hearing about his book Drive by Daniel Pink. And, finally, we got a chance to read and review for you…! As the title Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us suggests, it’s something about a hidden force among us which makes us do whatever we’re…Read More..
Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life by Jon Kabat-Zinn Our rating: 3 of 5 stars Though we didn’t gain anything new from the book “Wherever You Go, There You Are” by Jon Kabat-Zinn (Author) (audio book in this case) but it doesn’t mean I didn’t like it. This is good for someone who didn’t know anything about Mindfulness, informal or formal which the author Jon Kabat-Zinn has categorized in his book. Here’s short summary & we don’t recommend you to buy this book but at…Read More..
The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers Can Teach Us About Success by Kevin Dutton Our rating: 4 of 5 stars Though I’ve read this book quite fast, I really enjoyed those useful lessons and somehow in mid of it, I started considering myself as a good psychopath. Someone who has total control on fear or any emotion, whatsoever. And, it may be due to years of meditation & reading spiritual scriptures. The main message in the book The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial…Read More..