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After Cyclone Nisarga, Mumbai Breathes Cleanest Air Of The Year

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:32pm
Cyclone Nisarga and its accompanying rains seem to have had a positive impact on Mumbai's overall air quality index, which improved to 17 on Thursday, the best reading for this year as of now, an...

The Bicycle That Helped Amartya Sen Win The Nobel Prize

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:30pm
Among the many artefacts on display at the Nobel Museum in Sweden is Amartya Sen's bicycle - a vehicle that helped him win the prestigious Nobel Prize in 1998. On World Bicycle Day yesterday, the...

Mandana Karimi's Schedule Involves "Staying In Bed" All Day

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:29pm
Mandana, who frequently shares videos from her workout sessions, took a detour from her usual posts

A Robot Walks Into a Bar, Helps Make a Cocktail

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:28pm
One robot makes cocktails from 25 bottles hanging upside-down from the ceiling, another carves perfect ice balls in the fraction of the time it takes a human with a knife and an ice pick.

Google Pledges $37 Million to Fight Racism Amid US Protests

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:27pm
In an email to his employees on Wednesday, the Indian-American CEO of Google and Alphabet, also urged them to stand together in silence for 8 minutes and 46 seconds to honour the "memories of Black...

When Namrata Shirodkar's Son Played Dumb Charades But Like This

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:27pm
"What started off as dumb charades for Gautham Ghattamaneni almost ended up like read my lips," wrote Namrata

Vitamin D: 3 Surprising Benefits To Note

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:25pm
Vitamin D health benefits: From strong bones, teeth and immunity to helping fighting depression, here are the multiple ways having adequate Vitamin D can help you.

Robot Dog Hounds Thai Shoppers to Keep Hands Coronavirus-Free

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:22pm
Mimicking an excited puppy, K9 roams around the popular Central World mall in downtown Bangkok, drawing the attention of delighted children eager to get gel from a bottle attached to its back.

Maharashtra Allows Inter-District Movement In Mumbai Metropolitan Region

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:22pm
The Maharashtra government on Thursday allowed inter-district movement of people within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR).

Samsung Galaxy A31 vs Samsung Galaxy M31: What's the Difference

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:12pm
Samsung Galaxy A31 vs Samsung Galaxy M31: Here's all you need to know about the phones' price in India and specifications.

9 Indian Students In Singapore Fined For Breaching "Circuit Breaker" Rule

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:07pm
A court in Singapore has imposed hefty fines on nine Indian students for gathering at a rented apartment, in violation of the country's "circuit breaker" rules enforced to contain the spread of the...

Gold Futures Climb Up Over 1% To Rs 46,600 Per 10 Grams

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:06pm
Gold Price Today: Gold prices may remain under pressure in the near term, say analysts.

Google on Why It Pulled Mitron, 'Remove China Apps' From Google Play

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 7:06pm
Mitron app, a TikTok clone that got removed from Google Play, may soon make a comeback, Google has suggested by giving clarity on its recent app removal decisions. The search giant also recently...

Blog: What Migrant Workers Are Still Going Through To Catch A Train

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:54pm
There may be a hundred facilities and grants provided by the government, but it becomes a hundred-step process for the layman, and it shouldn't need external agencies to intervene and fill the gaps.

Pakistan Couple Allegedly Murders 7-Year-Old Domestic Help, Arrested

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:51pm
A Pakistan couple have been arrested for allegedly murdering their seven-year-old maid after she was blamed for letting a pet bird escape, police said, the latest case of violence against child...

Gold Price Rises After Biggest Single-Day Decline In A Month

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:50pm
Economic optimism from easing coronavirus-related lockdown restrictions has dampened demand for the safe-haven metal recently, sending prices lower by 1.3 per cent so far this week.

Karnataka Government Seeks Parents, Teachers' Views On Reopening Schools

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:50pm
One question has been running on the mind of millions of families across India - when will the schools reopen in this time of COVID-19? Schools and other educational institutes in the country have...

Assam HSLC Result 2020: Admission Against Digital Marksheet, Says SEBA

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:50pm
Assam Board SEBA HSLC Result 2020: SEBA will declare High School Leaving Certificate, or Assam HSLC Result 2020, on June 6. To ensure social-distancing, the board has decided to issue digital...

"Friend In Khaki": Mumbai Police On Cop Seen Clearing Uprooted Trees

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:49pm
Cyclone Nisarga may have spared Mumbai, which is already reeling under the COVID-19 pandemic, after it made landfall near adjoining Alibaug on Wednesday but it did leave its presence known in some...

When Masaba Gupta Thinks Of Cake, She Looks Like This

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 6:42pm
Masaba combined Throwback Thursday and missing-birthday-cake vibes in one single post on mom Neena Gupta's birthday