Mumbai: The President, BCCI, has convened an Emergent Working Committee meeting which is scheduled at 11:00 am on Sunday at the Park Sheraton Hotel in Chennai. The Working Committee will discuss, among other things, the fallout of the spot-fixing controversy in the ongoing Indian Premier League, in which three players including S Sreesanth were arrested [...]
This jewel of the Mediterranean feels the sun all year round save for a brief sabbatical in January and February. However off late Cyprus has been under a cloud thanks to the threat of a financial meltdown looming over them. But that does not mean, you cannot enjoy a holiday on this majestic island. We give some of the best places to check out.
It is a curious thing why nations would row over tiny specks of land. But when these specks of land are rich in some way, they are in demand. For instance, the Senkaku Islands. Here are other regions that are disputed lands.
Cuba, much like the popular cocktail Cuba Libre, is a concoction of a vibrant culture, music, history and breathtaking locales, although it’s almost in news because of the politics. Recently Raul Castro was re-elected as President of Cuba which got everyone talking about the country once again.We take a look at some of the best [...]
Tourism Australia recently announced that 1,59,420 of the 6.1 million international arrivals in 2012 in Australia were Indian visitors. Looking at these figures, you can judge how popular it is as a travel destination. We give you a few of the places which recorded the most number of footfall. Great Ocean Road, Victoria Travel the Great Ocean Road and [...]
The infamous Guantanamo Bay detention camp was leased to the United States by Cuba on 23-02-1903. We take a look at the ‘famous’ prisons that history has seen. Alcatraz, USA Once considered the prison of American prisons, the island of Alcatraz in San Francisco Bay has been an asset to the US Army, the federal [...]