10 ways to Enjoy Christmas Day Spent All by Yourself

November 30, 2015 Naster Rawal 0 Comments

1:Decorate for Christmas
While it may seem unusual to decorate when you're by yourself, it is a great way to get into the Christmas spirit and lift your own spirits. Choose your favorite decorations, or go out an purchase some new ones if you don't have any. If you enjoy making things, you can also make your own Christmas decorations for a special touch. Put up your tree, hang decorations around the house and string up a garland or two. Put some lights out the front; that way, they can be shared with everyone who goes past.
If you are in a hotel or somewhere that isn't yours you can still decorate with a few bits and pieces; choose items you can either carry home with you or things you don't mind parting with once the day has ended.

Making your Christmas decorations yourself is a fun way to get into the Christmas mood, and also lets you focus on doing something that is unique to your tastes and interests.

2:Play Christmas music.

Prepare a playlist of your favorite Christmas songs, or purchase pre-recorded Christmas CDs. Keep the music playing on Christmas day to help you feel in the spirit. As an added bonus, you can sing as loudly as you want along with the carols and not feel embarrassed!

3:Send Christmas cards or Christmas emails out to as many people as you can

Send cards or email greetings to any family members, mothers father, sisters, brothers, cousins, aunts, uncles, cousins and nephews. Send them to your friends, send them to people you work with, send them to people who provide you services. Send as many as you can; doing this will help you feel like you are sharing Christmas with others. Send the cards or greetings early and you will find that people send them back. Even though you are on your own, you will know others are thinking of you at Christmas.

4:Buy yourself some gifts.

It's normal to buy things for yourself all through the year, so it's just fine to treat yourself at Christmas too. The great thing about buying gifts for yourself is that you get exactly what you want in the color, shape and size you want. Wrap the gifts up using great Christmas paper and put them under the tree to open on Christmas morning. Even though you know what they are, it's still fun to have new special things on Christmas.

5:Plan a great Christmas meal.

Since you are celebrating Christmas on your own, you can serve all your very own favorite foods. This might be as quirky as turkey and ice cream, as functional as pizza, or as traditional as what your Mother used to make when you were little. Anything that takes your fancy. Get your favorite foods, your favorite drinks, your favorite dessert and all the trimmings. Set the table up beautifully with a special tablecloth and candles to make it feel like an extra special meal.

6:Go to church if you normally do this. 

This will allow you to spend Christmas with others. Also it will mean that you will think more about the real meaning of Christmas and discover it is just as special whether you have hundreds of people to celebrate with or no one at all. If you are lonely, go to church services at three different churches on the day and see which is your best.

7:Get your favorite DVD of all time to watch, or one you have been dying to see. 
Watch this as part of your Christmas Day celebrations.

8:Find an outing that you can go to that is open on Christmas day.

Movies are often open and can be a way of being around others while enjoying a film.

9:Volunteer at a church or hospital or even a jail to help make other people's Christmas special. 
 This will allow you to be around others and to be helping. It's nigh on impossible to feel lonely when you're helping others and it can help put your own situation into perspective.

10:Plan a peaceful rendezvous with nature.

Go for a walk or hike and be mindful of what you see and experience. How does the air feel? What birds do you notice? What sounds do you hear? Nature has a magical way of putting things into perspective.



November 21, 2015 Naster Rawal 2 Comments

1>Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus:
Justin Drew Bieber(Right) is an Canadian singer and songwriter
Miley Ray Cyrus(left) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress
2>Sarah Jessica Parker and Roger Daltrey
Sarah Jessica Parker(left) is an American actress, producer, and designer. She is best known for her leading role as Carrie Bradshaw on the HBO television series Sex and the city (1998–2004).
Roger Harry Daltrey(right)is an English singer and actor. In a career spanning more than 50 years, Daltrey came to prominence in the mid 1960s as the founder and lead singer of the English rock band THE WHO.
3>Tilda Swinton and Conan OBrien
Katherine Matilda "Tilda"(R) is a Scottish actress, performance artist, model, and fashion muse, known for both arthouse and mainstream films.
Conan Christopher O'Brien(l) is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer, musician, and voice actor. He is best known for hosting several late-night talk shows
4>Clea DuVall and Josh Hartnett:
Clea Helen D'etienne DuVall (R) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Sofie on the HBO television series Carnivale (2003–05).
Joshua Daniel "Josh" Hartnet ()is an American actor and producer of movies. He first came to attention in 1997 for his role as Michael Fitzgerald in the television crime drama series Cracker.
5>Ozzy Osbourne and Penny Marshall
John Michael "OzzyOsbourne is an English singer, songwriter and television personality. He rose to prominence in the early 1970s as the lead vocalist of the band Black Sabbath.
Carole Penny Marshall is an American actress, director, and producer. After playing several small roles for television, she was cast as Laverne DeFazio on the sitcomLaverne & Shirley, which ran from 1976 until 1983.
6>Alanis Morissette and Anthony Kledis
Alanis Nadine Morissette is a Canadian-American alternative rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actress. She has won 16 Juno Awards and seven Grammy Awards.
Anthony Kiedis is an American singer-songwriter, musician and rapper best known as the lead vocalist and co-songwriter of the band RedHot Chili Peppers with whom he has fronted since their inception in 1983.
7>Maria Shriver and Willem Dafoe:
Maria Owings Shriver is an American journalist, activist, author of six best-selling books, and former first lady of California.
William J. "WillemDafoe  is an American actor, voice actor and model.He has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice: for Platoon in 1986 and Shadow of the Vampire in 2000.
8>Julia Roberts and Steven Tyler:
Julia Fiona Roberts is an American actress and producer. She became a movie star after headlining the pretty woman (1990), which grossed $464 million worldwide.
Steven Tyler  is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist.
9>Crstopher Walken and Scarlett Johansson:
Ronald Walken, known professionally as Christopher Walken is an American actor. He has appeared in more than 100 films and television shows.
Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North (1994).
10>Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Connelly:
Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis  is an English actor.He holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National Youth Theatre, before being accepted at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, which he attended for three years.
Jennifer Lynn Connelly  is an American film actress who began her career as a child model. She appeared in magazine, newspaper and television advertising, before she made her debut role in the 1984 crime film Once Upon a Time in America.


10 Most Peaceful Countries In The World

November 19, 2015 Naster Rawal 2 Comments

Iceland is one of the very few countries that doesn't have a standing army (since 1869, to be specific), even though it is an active member of NATO. According to the Global Peace Index, Iceland is the most peaceful country in the world, thanks to its lack of an armed forces, a low crime rate, and a high level of sociopolitical stability.
Copenhagen is the capital of one of the world’s most peaceful countries. For the record, Denmark has been ranked number two on the Global Peace Index out of 162 countries three years in a row.
Austria is considered one of the best countries, if not the best, on the planet. It also helps that it is a very peaceful country and freedom of speech is highly valued and protected by the government.
4>New Zealand
New Zealand continues to receive top scores for criteria such as respect for human rights, thanks to its relatively violence-free demonstrations and its low homicide rate. In an age when economic and political unrest is making itself felt throughout Europe and the US, New Zealand appears to be an ideal destination.
Switzerland has earned its reputation as a safe, peaceful, and neutral nation with very low crime rates.
Finland lacks a combative nature and is considered one of the most peaceful and livable countries in the world. Additionally, its military involvement over the past few years has only been related to UN peacekeeping missions.
Canada is known for having some of the most peaceful and friendly citizens, and their nation is considered one of the most welcoming and open-minded in the world.
Japan is the only Asian country that is ranked in the top 10 most peaceful countries index. The country hasn’t been involved in any war during the past several decades, never has riots, has political stability and low crime rates, and the government protects human rights and provides public security through a relatively small number of police officers.
Despite the country’s violent past (especially during British colonization) Australia is currently one of the wealthiest and most peaceful in the world. Australia ranks high in many international comparisons of national performance, such as quality of life, health, education, economic freedom, and the protection of civil liberties and political rights.
10>Czech Republic
The Czech Republic, according to the Global Peace Index, is the tenth most peaceful country with a continually growing economy and a democratic government that makes sure it maintains stability and safety for its citizens.


Top 10 Bollywood couples who should have not split

November 18, 2015 Naster Rawal 1 Comments

In Bollywood, relationships come and go. After one break up, stars are instantly linked to someone else. While many actors and actresses have broken off and moved on, here’s a look at 10 such couples we wish would have never broken off!
1>Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai:
Their romance brewed on the sets of Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan’s relationship was the talking point of Bollywood. Fans went crazy and everybody wanted to see the two love birds together, although they did not profess their love in public. But before this relationship could go any further, it went kaput. Sources say it was Salman’s possessive and aggressive nature that caused the rift. But who will ever know the truth?
2>Shahid and Priyanka:
After Shahid’s the two could settle, it’s said that Piggy Chops left Shahid high and dry to romance another big superstar of Bollywood.break up with Kareena, he sought solace in the arms of Pee Cee. Shahid and Priyanka had a great chemistry in Kaminey and that film was instrumental in brining them together. After his break up with Bebo, Shahid never openly spoke about Priyanka but during an IT raid at Pee Cee’s house, Shahid was said to have opened the door. This caught everybody’s attention but before the two could settle, it’s said that Piggy Chops left Shahid high and dry to romance another big superstar of Bollywood.
3>John and Bipasha:
After dating for ten years, John Abraham and Bipasha Basu’s romance came to an end. Bipasha who was earlier dating John’s friend Dino broke up with him to date John. Just when every one thought the two were going long and strong, they called it quits. While Bips cites many reasons, John said in an interview that his silence was mistaken and that he is a one woman man.
4>Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor

They were both new comers to the industry and Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor were the with it couple of B-Town. After Ranbir’s alleged romance with Sonam Kapoor, he moved on to the long legged beauty Deepika Padukone. All was going well until Ranbir started shooting with Katrina Kaif for Ajab Prem Ki Gazab Kahani. Dips could not bear her boyfriend’s proximity to Kats and the two ultimately split. Ranbir is believed to be dating Katrina though they deny it, in spite of being photographed together on many occasions including their recent trip together to Ibiza.
5>Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor:
Bebo was to make her debut opposite Hrithik Roshan in Kaho Na Pyaar Hain but due to some problems, she quit the film and Ameesha was roped in. Thought Bebo had walked out of the film, her few scenes with Hrithik created a romance that Bollywood remembers till date. Hrithik was already committed to child hood sweet heart Suzanne Khan. But nothing could stop Duggu and Bebo from falling for each other. But this story ended when Hrithik got married to Suzanne and Bebo moved on with Shahid.
6>Karishma and Abhishek Bachchan:
Karishma Abhishek Bachchan met when Lolo was shooting with Big B for a film. Sparks flew and the two seemed to meet more often which ultimately led to their engagement on senior Bachchan’s 60th birthday. While fans were celebrating the good news, Lolo and junior B suddenly called off their engagement. This news shocked everyone and Lolo went ahead to marry Sanjay Kap0or. But she looked best with Aby Baby.
7>Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia:
Preity was the glamorous actress of Bollywood and Ness was the scion of the Wadia empire. They were the most stylish couple in town and though it is said that Ness’s mum Maureen Wadia was unhappy with this relationship, Preity and Ness continued to date. Zinta and Ness were also partners for the IPL team Kings XI Punjab. It is believed that Preity’s closeness to cricketer Yuvraj Singh and business differences with Ness caused the rift. Others say it was mum Maureen who was instrumental in the break up. Irrespective, the two were made for each other.
8>Lara Dutta and Kelly Dorjee:
Lara Dutta and Kelly Dorjee were madly in love and the couple was in a live in relationship for eight years. But it seems that Lara chose to dump Kelly for the more successful tennis ace Mahesh Bhupathi. While the two started dating, it is believed that a much married Mahesh left his wife Shwetha for Lara Dutta.
9>Shilpa Shetty and Akshay Kumar:
After Akshay’s romance with Raveena, Akshay and Shilpa Shetty’s relationship was most talked about in tinsel town. While Akshay was known to be a woman’s man, Shilpa fell hard for him during the shoot of Dhadkan. She was so madly in love with him but before she could bask in her new found love, Akshay married Dimple and Rajesh Khanna’s daughter Twinkle and left Shilpa heart broken. It’s said that Shilpa took long to recuperate from this hurt and though she’s married to Raj Kundra, these two should have never broken up!
10>Anushka and Raveer Singh
While this Band Baaja Baraat jodi vehemently denied dating each other, onlookers had a different version to share. Anushka repeatedly denied dating her co star but the chemistry and spark was obvious for all to see. No one knows what really went wrong in this lovers’ paradise but the two are no more a couple. Sad, but true!


Top 10 fastest Car

November 16, 2015 Naster Rawal 1 Comments

10>Ferrari Enzo (217 mph):


That the current LaFerrari isn’t any faster than the Enzo that appeared a decade before it could be viewed as proof of lack of progress. Or maybe it’s just an indication of how good the Enzo really was.

The Enzo looks positively ancient next to the LaFerrari, but it was state of the supercar art a decade ago. It was the first of Ferrari’s flagship hypercars to incorporate Formula 1-style tech, and when it launched it was also the fastest and most powerful production Ferrari to date.
Named after Ferrari’s founder, the Enzo’s mechanicals and styling set the tone for a generation of Ferrari road cars, and may also represent an important point in supercar development.
With relatively few electronic aids, the Enzo was tricky to drive. A string of crash photos and Youtube videos attested to that. Subsequent Ferraris have included more driver aids, making the Enzo among the last of the analog cars from Maranello.

9>Ferrari LaFerrari (217 mph)


Along withe P1 and the Porsche 918 Spyder, the Ferrari LaFerrari is part of a trio of hybrid supercars that showed the world that performance cars don’t have to be (too) inefficient.
The Ferrari matches the McLaren for top speed and cleverness. Its 6.3-liter V12 is joined to a hybrid system modeled on the Kinetic Energy Recovery Systems (KERS) used in Ferrari’s Formula One cars. Not only does the LaFerrari give its driver 950 hp to play with, it also provides the instantaneous response of electric motors to get things going.

8>McLaren P1 (217 mph)

McLaren’s successor to the F1 isn’t as fast, but it’s much more high tech. Its 903-hp hybrid powertrain seamlessly blends electric and turbocharged V8 power, making the P1 one of the most capable performance cars ever made.
During the car’s press junket, McLaren said it emphasized the driving experience over outright top speed. Maybe the company didn’t think it could compete with Bugatti, or maybe it just thought organ-shredding lateral grip was a better way to torture customers than stratospheric speeds.
With a claimed lap time of around six minutes, the P1 also excels at a performance metric that’s almost become more important than top speed: the Nürburgring.

7>Jaguar XJ220 (217 mph)

The XJ220 lost six cylinders and two driven wheels on the way to production, but it still managed to claim the title of fastest production car in 1992.
The original concept version featured a V12 engine and all-wheel drive, but the production model had to make due with a twin-turbocharged V6, and rear-wheel drive. Still, that was enough to get the XJ220 to 217 mph at Nardo, once engineers removed the rev limiter.
However, it wasn’t enough to solidify in the car’s place in history. Buyers weren’t as impressed by the production version as they were with the concept, and a weak early ‘90s economy tanked sales. Sometimes being the fastest just isn’t enough.

6>Aston Martin One-77 (220 mph):

The One-77 is the most extreme road-going Aston ever, and the fastest. It may share a front-engined layout with “regular” Astons, but the One-77 is a completely different animal.

Only 77 examples were made, and each sports a 7.30-liter V12 producing 750 hp. Like the chassis, it’s based on an engine used in lesser Aston production models, but it’s both lighter and more ferocious.
Aside from its performance and jaw-dropping good looks, the most remarkable thing about the One-77 may be that Aston was able to create a hypercar without making many compromises.
While it matches race-inspired mid-engined designs for performance, the One-77 still has the look and feel of something much more luxurious and well-rounded. It is, after all, the only front-engined car on this list.
The One-77 proves that incredibly fast cars don’t have to focus solely on performance. Its character is almost as special as its 220 mph top speed and limited production run.

5>McLaren F1 (241 mph):

The F1 is more than just a former world’s-fastest car. With its carbon-fiber body, gold-lined engine bay, 6.1-liter BMW M V12, and center driver’s seat, it just might be the coolest car ever made.
Years before it attempted to take on Ferrari and Porsche with the MP4-12C, McLaren was known only as a successful race team in Formula 1 and the defunct Can-Am series. Yet its first road car wasn’t exactly an amateur effort.
McLaren intended to make the F1 the ultimate road-going supercar, but its design was informed by the company’s racing experience. The F1 even went on to a fairly successful racing career in its own right, winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995.

4>Koenigsegg CCR (242 mph)

Swedish supercar builder Koenigsegg briefly held the “world’s fastest” title before being bested by the original Bugatti Veyron. Its CCR reached 242 mph at Italy’s Nardo Ring in 2005.

The CCR was essentially an earlier generation of the cars Koenigsegg is building today. It featured a 4.7-liter V8 of the company’s own design, a carbon-fiber body, and not much in the way of electronic aids.
Despite its impressive stats, the CCR’s moment in the spotlight was as brief as its claim on the world. It was soon supplanted by the CCX, and then by the current Agera. Koenigsegg says the Agera-based One:1 will top out at over 270 mph, but no one has tried it yet.

3>SSC Ultimate Aero (256 mph): 


Briefly, the might of the Volkswagen Group and the prestige of the Bugatti name were bested by a car company no one had ever heard of.

Shelby SuperCars (SSC) has nothing to do with Carroll Shelby of Cobra fame, but for a moment its Ultimate Aero was the fastest production car in the world. It hit 256 mph in 2007, beating the non-Super Sport version of the Veyron.
Helping it achieve that velocity is a 6.3-liter twin-turbocharged V8 with 1,287 hp. There are no electronic driver aids to help control that power either, creating a purer driving experience for those with talent, and a scenario for certain death for those without it.

2>Bugatti Veyron Super Sport (268 mph):

When Volkswagen purchased the Bugatti brand, it had one goal: build the fastest production car in the world. The original Veyron achieved that goal, and with a price tag of $1.7 million and a quad-turbocharged W16 engine producing 1,000 hp, it also boasted the most superlatives of any production car.

Yet the Veyron was soon dethroned by the SSC Ultimate Aero, so Bugatti came back with the Veyron Super Sport. This Veyron-plus has 1,200 hp, and numerous aerodynamic changes meant to help gain a few extra miles per hour.
With a top speed of 268 mph recorded at Volkswagen’s Ehra-Lessein test track, the Veyron Super Sport is still recognized as the world’s fastest production car by Guinness. The related Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse is also the world’s fastest open-topped car, with a top speed of 254 mph.

1>Hennessey Venom GT (270 mph):

This combination of a Lotus Elise chassis and 1,244-hp 7.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8, and you have the fastest production car in the world. Depending on your definition of “fastest” and “production car,” that is.

Hennessey recorded a 270.4-mph run at the Kennedy Space Center last year, but only in one direction. To be considered legitimate, record attempts usually require one run in each direction. An average is then taken to account for wind conditions.
Because of its hand-built nature, there’s also some debate about whether the Venom GT qualifies as a production car. While it can claim the highest recorded speed, Hennessey’s monster isn’t recognized as the world’s fastest car by the Guinness Book of World Records.