This Dog Is 19 Years Old. And If You’ve Ever Had An Animal, This Will Hit You Directly In The Heart.

The last stages of life – whether human or animal – are a sad time, but they can be absolutely beautiful too. That’s why this post hit me so hard, directly in my heart. Photographer Isa Leshko recently traveled around the country to photograph animals in their final stages of life. “I began the series as a means of exploring my feelings about my mother’s decline due to Alzheimer’s Disease,”…

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The Tricks This Dog Can Do Will Leave Your Jaw On The Ground

We’ve all seen the traditional agility training, usually reserved for collies or shepherds. The canine competitions are set up in big arenas with stadium seating, where spectators can politely watch from the sidelines. Shiny awards are given to the fastest, most accurate pups, and they get their picture taken with their well-groomed coats and brand-new trophies. Dogs are very athletic animals, capable of learning super-impressive tricks, but you hardly see…

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Vijay Mallya can get travel document: Centre

Dismissing beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya’s claim that he is unable to travel back as his passport has been suspended by Indian authorities, the government on Thursday said any citizen could ap Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/vijay-mallya-can-get-travel-document-centre/article9111778.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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13 Of The Most Screwed-Up Pieces Of Nazi Propaganda

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Propaganda is a political tool often used to draw interest to a particular idea or point of view. Thanks to Nazi propaganda during World War II, the term has since been left with a negative connotation. Propaganda was a tool used quite frequently by Adolf Hitler during his rise to power in Nazi Germany. In his book “Mein Kampf,” Hitler states, “The art of propaganda consists…

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16 Genius Smartphone Hacks That You Should Use While Traveling

Having your phone with you at all times is pretty important these days. They hold so much important information, your text messages, your emails, your music, basically your life would be completely different without these amazing pieces of technology. Whether we’re traveling to a new restaurant or a new country, our phones can be even more valuable than we think. If you want to get the most out of it,…

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What Happened To Her Should Never Happen To Anyone, Ever

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, one in three women and one in four men will experience some form of domestic abuse in their lifetimes. About 20 people every minute are physically abused by a partner, and more than 20,000 phone calls are made to domestic violence hotlines across the United States each day. This is a horrific epidemic throughout the country, and there are still so many…

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Public opinion on high speed rail corridor to be elicited

Public opinion is to be elicited on the proposed 430 km High Speed Railway (HSR) line between Kochuveli in Thiruvananthapuram and Kannur, aimed to make travel hassle-free and reduce the congestion be Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Thiruvananthapuram/public-opinion-on-high-speed-rail-corridor-to-be-elicited/article9008328.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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Get Ready To Be Transported Back To Childhood With This Fun And Easy DIY Project

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); As summer starts to wind down, I can’t help but feel that familiar dread about going back to school — even though I’ve already graduated. But the memories aren’t all bad…sure, there’s homework and term papers, but I also fondly remember elementary school recess. The slides, tether ball championships, and, of course, those glorious tire swings all come to mind. I can’t even tell you the…

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Pay Re. 1, get insurance cover for train travel

Train passengers booking their tickets online through the IRCTC website will be able to opt for travel insurance cover from September for a premium of just one rupee. The scheme offers travellers or Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/pay-re-1-get-insurance-cover-for-train-travel/article8908004.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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Maldives looks to ‘solid friend’ India to help counter terror

Expressing its “vulnerability,” Maldives has sought India’s assistance in key area of counter- terrorism and the chief of its National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) will travel to India from August Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/maldives-looks-to-solid-friend-india-to-help-counter-terror/article9003223.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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