When you buy a car in India, the real cost is much higher than what you thought

Posted May 13, 2019 09:30:22If you have ever been to Mumbai, then you are familiar with the city's famous subway, the M1, that connects all the major cities.You have also seen the metro lines, where the cars are packed full of commuters who want to make a fast commute to work.But what you may not know is that the real costs of driving are much higher.India's biggest urban areas, like Mumbai and...

A new breed of private prison company wants to build its own version of the infamous “Gang of Eight”

A new private prison startup that has raised $30 million from investors including billionaire Mark Cuban and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has launched an initial public offering, its founders said on Tuesday.The New York-based company, Soma Private Prisons, which also operates in Arizona and Utah, is aiming to be the largest private prison operator in the country by 2021.Soma will...

What’s the difference between a plot and a show?

As much as I love the concept of a plot, I'm not a fan of the term.I don't think we have a good definition for it, and it doesn't seem to fit the nature of what a show or showrunner is trying to achieve.But it's true that it's a lot easier to talk about plot than it is about the specific content of a show.As I said earlier, there are many different things that a showrunner could do with a plot.A...

How to save the $1 trillion solar farm in India

A group of Indian developers are looking to build a $1 billion solar farm on a disputed piece of land near the city of Sinic in India's northeastern state of Uttar Pradesh.In a move that's likely to fuel the countrys solar industry, developers from two companies have agreed to sign a land deal that will allow the group to build an ambitious solar farm near the town of Srinagar.Solar farms have...