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'Dangerous levels of toxic lead in Indian paints'

A study carried out by the Centre for Science and Environment has revealed the alarming fact that most of the popular brands of paints available in India contain high quantities of lead, a toxin......

13 students on picnic drown off Murud beach in Maharashtra

A picnic at coast of the Arabian Sea turned tragic on Monday for a group of youngsters from a Pune college with 13 of them drowning off the popular Murud-Janjira beach in adjoining Raigad district.......

'Why and how did science in India stagnate?'

'Indian ganita predictions were as good as or better than the best elsewhere.' 'The debate between mythology and "rational" science in India is at least as old as Aryabhata and Brahmagupta and, to......

Mrinalini Sarabhai transformed Guajrat's cultural life

Ahmedabad's cultural scene would not have gone beyond the garba, but for Mrinalini Sarabhai's pioneering efforts, says V Gangadhar who spent many years in the city. IMAGE: Mrinalini Sarabhai......

Farewell, Rest Well in Eternity

Murali Kamma remembers the notables we lost in 2015. IMAGE: President A P J Abdul Kalam, who India and the world lost this year. As another year winds down and the revelry begins, one naturally......

It's the start-up season

  It is widely but wrongly believed that the more inactive the Indian state, the better the chances of a start-up culture flowering, notes Ajit BalakrishnanIt is the start-up season. It looks......

Few scandalous biz tycoons who made it big, ran it and got screwed

Has business become more immoral than before? Perhaps not; it’s just being exposed more often because of tighter laws and the spread of information technology, says Kanika Datta. There are......

US Senators introduce legislation to cut H1B visas by 15,000

Two American Senators have introduced a legislation in the Senate proposing to cut the number of popular H-1B visas by 15,000 and that such a visa be given to highest wage earner first. The......

Paris climate talks: Why it's trouble for the world - and India

COP 21 is about how much carbon space is left and who gets how much of that space The world has used up two-thirds of its carbon space for a 2-degrees-Celsius temperature rise, consumed 35 per......

Defence manufacturing to be 'focus' of Modi's UK visit

The PM will be on an official visit to the UK on Nov 12 and 13. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said bilateral cooperation in defence manufacturing would be the “prime focus” of......

The man who made Urmila, Katrina, Kareena look WOW!

Take a bow, Manish Malhotra! As a kid, he would instinctively pick the clothes that suited his mother best. He loved watching Bollywood movies, ONLY Bollywood movies.  The only reason he......

'I won't drop my pants just like that'

'There was a kissing scene in Hello with Gul Panag, but nobody saw that film.' 'In Style, it was only a little peck on the cheek. There was a little in Life... In A......

'My film's sequel will be bigger than Avatar'

Love Charger (or Charzerr) exploded on the scene last year, and has become somewhat of a cult now – the chubby arms raised high in the air, the falsetto that nearly knocks you out, the......

Terminator Genisys review: New Terminator has Arnie but not the vision of its iconic predecessors

Even if reduced to a 'relic of a deleted timeline,' Schwarzenegger is easily the only attraction of this wishy-washy sequel, prequel, reboot, offshoot, whatever.But that’s no reason to......

YOUR favourite Terminator movie? VOTE!

Take part in this fun poll now! Terminator Genisys, the fifth installment in the hugely popular Terminator franchise and a reboot, is all set to hit screen worldwide on July 3.Are you a Terminator......

Rahul Dravid's Pataudi Memorial Lecture: Full Text

Full text of Rahul Dravid's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi. IMAGE: Former India captain Rahul Dravid delivering the Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi. Photograph: Twitter (@BCCI)......

PHOTOS: Women's World Cup will have its share of parties

American fans cheer during the FIFA Women's World Cup. Photograph: Todd Korol/Getty Images The women's World Cup final between the United States and Japan on Sunday may not rival the Super Bowl,......
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The Glacier Man

Travelling to Ladakh and exploring its natural beauty is a dream for many. But there is one person who is not only living his life in harsh weather... ...

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Giving new spin to familiar yarn

Innovations on to promote coir sector : Coir-hoop vertical gardens were on display at fair It’s not hard to imagine Alappuzha as the... ...

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Goa positives

Frederick Noronha Not long back, I was reading this work which was written almost six decades ago, by a lady who was obviously a very young... ...

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Turn up the radio...

For over a century, radio has played tunes to the march of human history, setting the background music for our lives. As we listen to news and... ...

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HIL removes fear psychosis in Indians

Delhi Waveriders coach Cedric DSouza says the league has been a fantastic platform for the development of young Indian players Hockey India... ...

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