Bajaj Bikes in India
Bajaj bikes are synonymous with quality and reliability. At one point in time, Bajaj was the leading producer of two-wheelers (scooters) in India. On entering the motorcycle manufacturing field, they have reasserted their position and have the distinction of being the second largest motorcycle manufacturing company in India and the sixth largest in the world. There are nine Bajaj bikes available in India. The Bajaj bike price range starts with INR 30,713 for Bajaj CT 100 and goes up to INR 1.62 lakhs for the high-end Bajaj Dominar 400. A couple of Bajaj new bikes are expected to hit the Indian roads soon.
The History of the National Peace Officers' Memorial
The night before the second Memorial Service in 1983, Trudy and Suzie had the honor of sitting around a table talking with 10 surviving spouses of fallen officers who chose to attend the Memorial Service in DC. Those women made Trudy and Suzie realize that you cannot understand the devastation, pain, and issues of losing a spouse in the line of duty until you experience it. The surviving spouses talked about their emotional and financial issues, the need for a national support group, and the need for a grief seminar during future National Police Weeks. They demanded that seminars for all family members should be planned.
Subhas Chandra Bose — A flawed hero
More than 75 years after his disappearance — or more likely, his death in a plane crash — in August 1945, Subhas Chandra Bose remains a popular Indian hero. His life has been commemorated in books and films including Shyam Benegal’s Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero and the Amazon Prime video series, The Forgotten Army — Azaadi Ke Liye.
It has been nearly a century since the foundation stone laying ceremony of the old Parliament house, which then housed the Imperial Legislative Council, was conducted on February 12, 1921 by the visiting Duke of Connaught, Prince Arthur. The Duke had then said, “A great Englishman has truly said — Architecture has its political use; public buildings being the ornament of a country; it establishes a nation; and makes a people love their native country, which passion is the original of all great actions in a Commonwealth.”
About Rashtrapati Bhavan
The Rashtrapati Bhavan has been witness to honour giving ceremonies of the country’s bravehearts and achievers, signing of historic pacts between India and other nations, of India’s independence and republic day ceremonies, and the hosting of many world leaders.
A Flight To The Marvelous World of Akshardham Temple
Whenever there are talks about the best tourist attractions in the city or India for that matter, this place always tops the list. Why is that so? What is so utterly marvelous about this place that everyone doesn’t seem to have enough of it? One might say it is the architecture and the other might like the exhibits that are hugely popular. For the first timers and even the ones who have already experienced the grandiose world of the Akshardham Temple, we have a step-by-step guide that will deconstruct every aspect of the place. Go slow as you read along and absorb the details of this larger-than-life cultural experience.
History lessons in the shadow of Qutub Minar
On February 20,our class went on a heritage walk to the Qutub Minar complex. It was truly a wonderful experience. The ancient buildings contrasted starkly with the modern ones and it was like taking a step back in time. I had thought it would be like an ordinary history class,but I was in for a surprise.
Capitol Hill's Telephonic Revolution
Shortly thereafter, major cities across the United States and Europe began to install the revolutionary telephone system. Service expanded to Washington, D.C., in 1879, and slowly transformed the information system throughout the Nation's Capital.