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Tremors in parts of North India after 6.5 quake in Hindu Kush

A moderate intensity earthquake, with epicentre in Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan, shook Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir and other parts of North India in the wee hours of Saturday. The earthquake,......

The Muslims behind Chhath devotees' stoves

The four-day Chhath Puja may be a Hindu festival, but Muslim families across Bihar are busy churning out earthen stoves for devotees. M I Khan reports. Several Muslims make earthen stoves in Bihar......

12 quakes in the last 24 hours near Andaman Islands

The sea around the Andaman and Nicobar archipelago has witnessed 12 earthquakes in 24 hours, with almost all measuring 5 and more on the Richter scale, but no tsunami alert has been issued. The......

When Rakesh Sharma found himself in a different kind of space

Though this time India's first astronaut remained earth bound. P Rajendran/Rediff.com finds out more about his journey off the beaten track along America's East Coast. There were 40 teams in all;......

NASA's new 1.6 million-km view of Earth is a stunner

EPIC view: Earth seen from a distance of 1.6 million km captured by a NASA scientific camera aboard the Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecarft on July 6, 2015. Photograph: NASA NASA......

No invention, earth shaking idea from India in 60 years: Murthy

In a blunt message, IT czar N R Narayana Murthy on Wednesday said India has failed to generate even a single "earth-shaking" invention in the past 60 years that could become a household name......

Will Virgin Galactic's crash end space tourism?

The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin Galactic’s first spaceship, but aspiring space......

Climate 2020: India to be hardest hit

The Earth will be 2.4 degree Celsius warmer by 2020 if the world continues with the business-as-usual approach to climate change and India would be one of the hardest hit countries witnessing up to......

How you can go 'green'

From Earth Hour to LEED ratings for buildings, from carbon footprint to carbon credits, the world is climbing onto the 'green' bandwagon, says Suparna Bhalla. Is it 'green' if I plant 100 trees,......

Why it's cheaper to create Mumbai in Sri Lanka

Why on earth would Indian films shoot in Sri Lanka? Because it is close to India, shooting there costs about one-fourth of that in India, it has one-tenth of the headaches, Sri Lankans look like......

Abhay Deol, Imran Khan clean up their act

What an Earth Day surprise! It's been announced that Abhay Deol is now the official brand ambassador in India of Al Gore's ambitious non-profit group, The Climate Project. Speaking about his......

'I now know that there is a God'

"The secret buried under the earth might go undiscovered but the secret inside one's mind will always remainfor people to unearth it." That's the intriguing tagline that accompanies Vijay TV's......

Here's why you should watch Earth

After several days of trekking across the Kalahari, the matriarch finally leads the herd to a water hole in the desert. But soon the elephants realise they are not alone, there are hungry lions......

PHOTOS: Colourful opening to world football carnival

The greatest show on the earth kicked-off with a glittering opening ceremony that encapsulated the colour, culture and character of Brazil, which is hosting the football World Cup for first time......

International space crew returns Olympic torch to earth

A Soyuz capsule carried an International Space Station crew of three back to Earth on Monday along with an Olympic torch that was displayed in open space as part of Russia's preparations for the......

Eyes on Games as London gears up for greatest spectacle

On the eve of the greatest show on earth, here are a few snippets bringing you the flavour and goings-on around the London Games. Late-night fireworks It was a midnight Olympic light show --......

Galacticos bring Galaxy back down to earth

Real Madrid overturned a two-goal deficit to defeat the Los Angeles Galaxy 3-2 in a pre-season friendly at the Pasadena Rose Bowl on Saturday. The Galaxy went ahead five minutes before halftime......

Safin brings Hewitt down to earth

Marat Safin brought Lleyton Hewitt down to earth on Tuesday when he won the battle of the former world number ones by beating him 6-4, 7-5 in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters. Australian......
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Braveheart goes where cops, firemen feared to tread

Shoaib Khan is your average joe - he runs an ordinary life, fixing vehicles at his garage at Vartak Nagar. But on Saturday night he was faced with... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/cover-story/Braveheart-goes-where-cops-firemen-feared-to-tread/articleshow/50895753.cms
After H-bomb, DPRK fires space rocket

By Agencies | Posted 1 hour A defiant North Korea launched the long-range rocket, going against several UN resolutions, claiming it was for a... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/after-hbomb-dprk-fires-space-rocket/16936177
Emma Watson dating American tech wizard

2 Hours ago 0 0 London: Actress Emma Watson is reportedly dating a 35-year-old American Ivy League graduate William Knight, who is more... ...

http://news.Indiaonline.in/Emma-Watson-dating-American-tech-wizard-989334
The best free iPhone apps 2016

Best free iPhone apps 2016 The App Store has come a long way since Apple launched the first iPhone nine years ago. There are now hundreds of... ...

http://www.in.techradar.com/news/phone-and-communications/mobile-phones/The-best-free-iPhone-apps-2016/articleshow/50897006.cms
The lost colours of an old temple

As depicted in popular culture, ancient Egypt is awash with the colour beige. A trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art would seem to reflect that... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/the-lost-colours-of-an-old-temple/article8206983.ece

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