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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......

Revealed: 5 outcomes from Modi's Israel visit

Israel is determined to take the bilateral engagement to a different level that goes beyond defence hardware and intelligence software.Kanchan Gupta reports exclusively from Tel Aviv for Rediff.com......

What India expects from its next President

'A President who is a living embodiment of high principles can tone up the entire national fabric,' says B S Raghavan, the distinguished civil servant. The Presidential sweepstakes have begun with......

'People seem to be mesmerised by Modi'

'The BJP has latched on to the idea of nationalism, but the nationalism they advocate is not nationalism as we have understood it since the time of the freedom movement.' 'This is not secular......

WTF News! It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's your weekly digest of the craziest stories from around the world. Are you kitten me? Is this the world’s largest cat? An Australian house cat three times the size of a normal feline......

Move over Maggi, Nestle will sell pet food. Woof!

Can Nestle go beyond Maggi? While recovery in the March quarter has been led by the popular noodle brand, the company hopes for a different revenue mix in five years. One of the country’s......

Start-up India: Bloodbath on job street

Online marketplace majors, e-grocers, Internet of Things firms, app-based companies and transport service aggregators are among those that have had to shut shop or scale down operations. Now,......

Need to scale up and ramp down H-1B visas: Senator

In less than a week of Donald Trump being sworn in as the 45th US President, the "H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act" was introduced to prioritise American workers and restore fairness in visa programmes......

The sword that hangs over our IT industry

The challenges before the industry are many today and its response over the coming months will shape the future of what has been one of the most vibrant value-creating and livelihood-enabling......

Will Viral Acharya sing a new tune at the RBI?

Hopefully, the grey world of central banking in a nation hit by demonetisation, will lighten up with some of his notes soon.Anup Roy profiles Viral Acharya, the new RBI deputy governor, a man of......

'I am anxious about Ram Gopal Varma's reaction to Running Shaadi'

'I have been a part of more than a dozen films as a cinematographer but this was the smoothest shoot of my life. There was not a single day, when I wondered how a particular shoot would be done.'......

When Tabu struggled with a 500 rupee note

It was a crazy week for the world. Sukanya Verma cannot claim to be any different. Read on about her crazy filmi week.  Monday My nephew, yep the same little fella whose on-a-loop obsession......

Leonard Cohen passes into the ages

'We have lost one of music's most revered and prolific visionaries.' Visionary. Poet. Singer. Legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has passed into the ages. He was 82. Cohen's label, Sony......

Can you recognise this actress?

Sridevi, Karan Johar, Tabu... Sukanya Verma's week was all about time travel and pleasant encounters with the super young avatars of Bollywood’s famous folk.  Monday Only a couple of......

Budhia Singh: Nobody knows me now

'I have never got special treatment. My school and hostel was free for everyone, not just me. The training that I get in school is given to everyone, not just me.' 'I want to be a sportsperson and......

Captain. Leader. Legend.

Tactical genius, uplifting leader, altruistic individual, a man with unwavering certitude.Dhruv Munjal recounts what made Mahendra Singh Dhoni a great captain. IMAGE: 'He isn't someone who likes......

'Cricket needs to wake up. But how?'

'Put cricket, first and foremost, at the centre of every decision you take.''The bottom line must always be the sport that we love.'Rahul Dravid as eloquent as always in his M A K Pataudi Memorial......

'Dangal will add to the momentum of women's wrestling'

'Sakshi's medal will do to women's wrestling what Sushil's 2008 Olympic medal did to wrestling in general.''It will make more and more families put their daughters into wrestling.''More and more......

Vardy shares similarity with Bolt. Here's what it is...

England striker is a 'genetic freak' like the Olympic champ, says Leicester City scientist IMAGE: Leicester City's Jamie Vardy. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images England striker Jamie......

Why no Pakistan athletes have qualified for the Rio Olympics...

The seven participants due to represent Pakistan at next month's Games have all been given wildcard entries IMAGE: Pakistan's flag bearer Sohail Abbas holds the national flag as he leads the......
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Google Search update makes it easier to discover events happening in your city

Google has updated Search to make it easier for you to find all the popular events that are happening in your city. The popular events feature is... ...

http://www.fonearena.com/blog/225662/google-search-update-makes-it-easier-to-discover-events-happening-in-your-city.html
Google Street View finally captures missing Austria

Google's Street View cars on Thursday started taking images in Austria, the only EU country along with Germany to remain largely absent from the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/technology/report-google-street-view-finally-captures-missing-austria-2508881
WOW! Trishala Dutt shares cute childhood picture with grandfather Sunil Dutt

Sanjay Dutt’s daughter Trishala is extremely popular on Instagram. The young girl has more than one lakh followers on this photo sharing website... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/news/features/wow-trishala-dutt-shares-cute-childhood-picture-grandfather-sunil-dutt/
How to find answers? Aussie body language experts share mantra

Australian body language expert Allan Pease wanted to write about surviving cancer and his own experience of overcoming prostate cancer but the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/how-to-find-answers-aussie-body-language-experts-share-mantra-117072000879_1.html
Netizens slam Meituan for implying non-halal food 'unsafe'

China?s popular food delivery app Meituan has landed itself in a controversy after launching a halal food channel with a message that they deliver... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/technology/report-netizens-slam-meituan-for-implying-non-halal-food-unsafe-2508228

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