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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......

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......

When vastu shastra comes to IIT

The decision to introduce vastu shastra as a part of the architecture curriculum at IIT-Kharagpur has polarised architects in the country. Nikita Puri reports. Illustration: Dominic......

3 reasons that endeared Yogi Adityanath to Shah-Modi

If Modi and Shah did not project Adityanath as CM, it was out of expediency, says Radhika Ramaseshan. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Prime Minister Narendra Modi is known to pull off......

Modi favourite for 2019 Lok Sabha elections, say US experts

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emerged as a clear favourite for the 2019 general elections after the Bharatiya Janata Party’s landslide victory in assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh......

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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Arduino Foundation gets official to bring passionate developers on board

Arduino, the company which is popular for its development boards, has initiated its efforts to form the Arduino Foundation. The new initiative is... ...

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Virtual reality porn can raise issues about consent

According to a recent study, popularity of virtual reality pornography could cause a blurred line between real life and fantasy. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/technology/report-virtual-reality-porn-can-raise-issues-about-consent-2446862
GST Guide, Ransomware, Zomato Hack, Paytm Payments Bank & More…

It’s Monday morning and time to do a quick wrap-up of the posts published on trak.in last week. If you were offline last week for any reason,... ...

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Possibility of 2nd innings looms large

Considering that the score line in the last round of assembly elections before Narendra Modi's third anniversary of the assumption of power was 3-2... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/three-years-of-modi-government-possibility-of-2nd-innings-looms-large-news-national-rfuladgghbecc.html
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... ...

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