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'Jimikki Kammal' is viral
Every day, new versions of the famous 'Jimikki Kammal' song from the movie Velipadinte Pusthakam hits the internet. From young people to old, this song is the rage now. Do you remember the one by Indian School of Commerce (ISC) Cochin? They are using the returns to a good cause. The institute has announced that the revenue that is expected to be generated from the video would be used for charity. Read more
Mars had water
Mars is known as the Red Planet. But over a 3.5 billion years ago, the Mars environment was able to support liquid water at the surface. According to a study, river deposits exist across the surface of Mars and a region of Mars named Aeolis Dorsa contains some of the most spectacular and densely packed river deposits seen on Planet. The study was published in the Geological Society of America (GSA) Bulletin.
More trouble for Sreesanth
A couple of weeks ago, the Kerala High Court had lifted the ban imposed on cricketer S Sreesanth. Now, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has approached the Kerala High Court against a single bench order lifting the life ban In its appeal, the BCCI said the decision to ban the cricketer was taken based on the evidence against him. The BCCI had filed a counter-affidavit on the issue in the court in response to the plea by Sreesanth, who had challenged the life ban despite a court dropping all charges against the 34-year-old pace bowler. Read more
Vistadome comes to India
A train ride from Mumbai to Goa throws up some spectacular sights along the Western Ghats. And often, you wish you could see it closer. The Central Railways has introduced a new Vistadome coach on the Jan Shatabdi Express to make this wish a reality. This special coach will have a see-through glass roof and windows. It will also have push back rotatable chairs offering a panoramic view of the surroundings. Read more
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