Author Archives: Loknath Das

The Jinnah debate vs local issues in Aligarh as Uttar Pradesh heads to assembly polls

Muhammad Ali Jinnah may only be remembered as the man who gave the scar of partition to India, but Indian politicians never forget to bring him during the elections. With India’s five states going closer to the assembly elections, the Jinnah debate is yet again taking centre stage. The war of words has escalated between the Opposition and the ruling ... Read More »

Hyundai India Becomes The Bestselling SUV Brand Of 2021; Maruti Suzuki Leads In UV Sales

Hyundai Motor India has continued to be the bestselling SUV brand in India for the second year in a row. The company sold over 2.52 lakh SUVs in 2021 where the new-generation Creta continues to be the highest selling SUV not only in the carmaker’s line-up, but across India with over 1.25 lakh units being sold last year. The Hyundai ... Read More »

Skoda Kushaq SUV Review: The Arrival Of The King

Skoda has been itching to get back into the game in the country and the India 2.0 strategy was devised to ensure this happens. And that’s why in 2020, the company showcased the Vision IN concept, which will form the basis of this strategy and the company will now ‘make-in-India’ for the world. The product then had to be an ... Read More »

Bajaj Pulsar N250 & F250 review: First ride

Twenty years ago, Bajaj launched a brand name that would become synonymous with the Indian sports bike and would in many ways change the way India looked at two-wheel machines. The name Pulsar not only changed the fate of Bajaj Auto from Humara Bajaj to the World’s favourite Indian but also opened the metaphoric floodgates for India’s sports bike movement. ... Read More »

7 Refreshing Hand Soaps To Stock Up In Your Bathroom

The Swirlster Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Swirlster has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Pick these nourishing hand soaps to add to your collection Who doesn’t love fragrant beauty products? So why just restrict it to your body lotions and shower gels? Even when you need to stock ... Read More »

Nissan V-motion 2.0 Concept

The 2017 Detroit Motor Show witnessed many new unveils of production cars, concept vehicles and various other future car technologies. In this Nissan found the stage of Detroit a perfect venue to draw attention towards its future vehicles and designs language. Back in 2014, Nissan unveiled a ‘Sport Sedan Concept’ which culminated into its Maxima sedan. But the four-door concept was also ... Read More »

Is This The Right Time to Buy a New Car?

Apart from the money for a new automobile, the proper moment is also critical. During the festival season or on any particular occasion, dealerships offer discounts. This delivers some comfort while purchasing a vehicle. This is a great opportunity to buy a new automobile if you’ve been thinking about it. Not only is the car offered at a low price in December, ... Read More »

Impounded Supercars That Now Lie Abandoned Across India

Photo Credit: www.dtnext.in Leena Maria Paul – a name you may or may not remember from a small role in the Bollywood movie – Madras Café; is said to be the ‘owner’ of all of these impounded cars! It was in the year 2013, that the Malyali actress was arrested from her Delhi farmhouse, as the lead convict in a ... Read More »

Mahindra Organises Jungle Trail Experience for Mojo Owners

Mahindra Two Wheelers organised its first ever Jungle Trail, which was a 4 day ride through the forests of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Basically a riding experience for Mahindra Mojo owners and a few members of the media, the ‘Mojo Tribe’ started their ride at Alfa Motors, Bengaluru and rode through Chikmagluru, Madikeri and Masinagudi, travelling almost 900 kilometres. The Jungle Trail was ... Read More »

These IT Firms Are Banned From Applying For US H-1B Visas, Says Report

A new study from National Foundation for American Policy shows that the US government is making things worse for major Indian IT companies. They revealed the denial rate of H-1B visas touched 24 per cent in the third quarter of the current fiscal year. Other than denial of H-1B visa petitions, The US Department of Labor has recently revealed the ... Read More »