Italian firm launches standing seats for budget fliers, Twitter loses cool
Ever wondered what it would be like to stand (well almost) while you are flying? Aviointeriors introduced the SkyRider 3.0 at an expo. These new 'seats' are actually 'standing seats'. The company compared seating on the SkyRider as comfortable as horse riding for hours. When Twitter came across this idea, it was not so happy. "These exhibitors should be banned, and then investigated," tweeted a Gareth Jennings while Chris Wood shared: " There is a special place in hell for those who think human beings are a commodity.
Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral pic
A rare formation of clouds wowed onlookers at Virginia's Smith Mountain Lake on Tuesday.The photo shared on social media captured clouds that look like ocean waves in the sky. These clouds rarely form on windy and unstable days, but when conditions are just right, the natural phenomenon, known as Kelvin-Helmholtz Waves, occurs.
Video of J&K teacher thrashing students goes viral, inquiry ordered
A video showing a teacher thrashing students in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir went viral on Thursday as authorities promised action against the teacher. The video shows the teacher assaulting the students for being late by 10 minutes for the class at a hostel for tribal Gujjar and nomadic Bakarwal children in Doda district. Officials said the teacher should have adopted persuasive means instead. "The teacher has confessed after he was shown the video. We have ordered an inquiry and action would be taken under rules," officials said.