Government exam paper regards PoK as ‘Azad Kashmir’, lands in controversy
The Celtic goddess Brigit, like so many other pagan deities, was turned into a Christian saint; this is a photo I took last July at one of her many shrines in Ireland. This day is sacred to her, and to the flame with which she awakens the world from winter. Sometimes things that seem dead are […]
Kerala Budget: Thomas Isaac focuses on women safety, Ockhi-hit coastal region; lists measures to cut costs
Mount Kanchenjunga Thought cleaning up your home was a task? Imagine cleaning up a mountain, because that is exactly what a team of mountaineers in Pune are going to do. And they aren’t just cleaning any other mountain; they are going for the tallest peak in India and the third-tallest in the world, Mount Kanchenjunga.…
WELCOME to Friday February 2, 2018. Steven Wright, Master of the Absurd! Whenever everything is coming your way, you’re in the wrong lane. If I ever have twins, I’d use one for parts. It’s not an optical illusion. It just looks like one. For my sister’s 50th birthday, I sent her a singing mammogram. Always […]
For those disappointed in Elon Musk selling out of his 50,000 flamethrowers, Amazon may have the answer. The company pulled the Salon Grade Hair Dryer after it was shown shooting flames. While it may make for a bad hair day, it is cheaper and smaller than Musk’s Boring Company Flamethrower.
Around 480 km from the popular Mount Fuji trek in Japan, there is a trekking trail that is even more sacred to the people of Japan, but less frequented and lesser known to travelers. The trail snakes through the dense mountain forests of the Kii Peninsula in Japan, located south of Kyoto and Osaka. Established…