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Scientists developing chewing gum that could reduce Covid spread

Scientists are developing a chewing gum laced with a plant-grown protein that serves as a 'trap' for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID-19, reducing viral load in saliva and potentially......

What cities look like during the coronavirus quarantine

Closures, travel restrictions, and self-isolation measures due to the coronavirus have cleared public squares, roads, and travel destinations across the globe. Photographers have been capturing the......

Agora presents the very best of photojournalism

From climate change protests to democratic uprisings against biased and violent authorities, it is clear that 2019 was a pivotal year for citizens all over the world. Free-to-use mobile app Agora......

PHOTOS: It's really an odd, odd world out there!

Here are 10 images that prove we live in a wonderfully weird world!  The "blob", slime mould (Physarum polycephalum), a single-celled organism forming over a piece of tree chunk, is pictured......

PHOTOS: The odd, odd world we live in...

The 10 images that prove we live in a bizarre world.  A monkey performs during the presentation of the new show "The Show of the Giant Fountains" at the National Circus in Kiev, Ukraine.......

Lessons for badly-planned, congested Asian cities

Most of the ill-planned Asian cities need a more creative plan aimed at weaning people away from using personal cars for commuting, says Barun Roy. Manila's commuting public, condemned to......

How the Philippiness outplayed India in the outsourcing game

The rambling, low-slung vastness of Metro Manila, the National Capital Region of the Philippines, is broken by the steel and glass high-rises of Makati -- the country's financial nerve centre.......

India top outsourcing hub, says survey

India remains the most favoured outsourcing destination, according to CyberMedia's Global Services survey on emerging outsourcing destinations in 2007. Even as fears that the rupee appreciation and......

GMR-Fraport gave wrong info: Reliance

Reliance Airports Developers today submitted before the Delhi high court that the GMR-Fraport consortium, which was awarded the contract to modernise the Delhi airport, did not disclose that its......

Satyajit Ray's Feluda turns 50

While Calcutta has transitioned to Kolkata, Satyajit Ray's detective, Feluda, has remained unchanged in the Bengali consciousness Here’s a mystery for Prodosh C Mitter to solve. How can a......

The Best Actors in Hindi cinema, 2014

Bravo, gentlemen! The year 2014 was great for our actors, and a lot of them did exceptionally well. Restricting this annual fixture to a list of 10 was harder than it is in most years, and the......

Review: Citylights is a must watch

A hard, unrelenting film that doesn’t give in to over-sentimentality, Citylights is like the city of Mumbai -- it beats you down and when you are broken, takes you in its arms and loves you.......

Boxer Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippine president in 2022

IMAGE: Philippine Senator and boxing champion Manny Pacquiao goes through his briefing material as he prepares for a Senate session in Pasay city, Metro Manila, Philippines. Photograph: Erik De......

50 years on... 'Fight of Century' still packs a punch

'Ali and Frazier, they were symbols of the divide in the country that united people on one side or the other.' IMAGE: A boxing programme feature promoting the World Heavyweight Championship......

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Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
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