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Lucknow Uber Driver Sings ‘Nazar Ke Saamne’

Lucknow Uber Driver Sings 'Nazar Ke Saamne'

“Mr Vinod is one famous driver-partner who keeps on receiving positive mentions on our pages for his musical rides,” tweeted Uber India A video of an Uber driver in Lucknow singing a song from the 1990 film ‘Aashiqui’ has left people in awe. The video, shared to Twitter, shows the cab driver named Vinod singing ‘Nazar Ke Saamne’ – a …

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Telangana Goats Arrested For Grazing Saplings

Telangana Goats Arrested For Grazing Saplings

Activists on Tuesday caught the culprits’ “red-handed” and handed them to police Can animals also commit crimes? The answer of Telangana Police appears to be in the affirmative as they “arrested” two goats for grazing on saplings planted by a NGO. The bizarre incident occurred in Huzurabad town of Karimnagar district after the activists on Tuesday caught the culprits’ “red-handed” …

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Gymnast Nadia Comaneci Praises School Kids

Olympic Gold Medalist Nadia Comaneci Praises School Kids

“This is awesome,” wrote the five-time Olympic gold medalist gymnast Nadia Comaneci. A video that is currently going viral online shows two schoolchildren performing tough gymnastics moves with apparent ease. The video, which emerged on social media a few days ago, shows the pair skillfully somersaulting and cartwheeling on a street. It has been viewed over 5 lakh times on …

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Vicky Roy: Homeless In Delhi To Forbes Under 30

Vicky Roy: Homeless In Delhi To Forbes Under 30

Vicky Roy shared his story on the popular Facebook page ‘Humans Of Bombay’ A photographer‘s inspiring journey from living on the streets to being featured in the Forbes Asia ’30 under 30’ list has gone viral on Facebook. Vicky Roy shared his story on the popular Facebook page ‘Humans Of Bombay’, where it has struck a chord with thousands. In …

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Pune’s donkey who is winning hearts with her singing

Pune's donkey who is winning hearts with her singing

A donkey living at an animal shelter in the Indian city of Pune, became an internet sensation after a clip of her “singing” went viral. An unorthodox Indian music star has won hearts online with her big teeth, lustrous white coat, four legs and melodic braying at mealtime. Emily, a donkey living at an animal shelter in the Indian city …

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Smart Bangle For Women’s Safety, Sends Shock Wave

Smart Bangle For Women's Safety, Sends Shock Wave

Gadi Harish, aged 23, along with his friend, Sai Teja, has invented a bangle which generates shock and sends live location and warnings to relatives and police if a woman is in danger. A young man in Hyderabad (Telangana) has come forward with an innovative solution in the form of a ‘smart’ bangle to enhance the security of women. Gadi …

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Monkey Closes Tap After Drinking Water. Lesson For Humans

Monkey Closes Tap After Drinking Water. Lesson For Humans

“Even monkeys have learned conservation!” wrote one person in response to the video In 1977, the United Nations Water Conference recognized access to drinking water as a right for the first time, but even today, clean drinking water is not a privilege that everyone enjoys. Water conservation is said to be the first step towards tackling that problem. Perhaps that …

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