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India to remain in lockdown till May 3, announces PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced the extension of the three-week nationwide lockdown for another 19 days till May 3 to battle the coronavirus pandemic but indicated easing some......
Sit-ups, squats, beatings: How cops dealt with lockdown violators
With people continuing to step out for 'non-essential' activities amidst the COVID-19 lockdown, police across the country have come up with unique ways to highlight the importance of staying at......
Winners of the Underwater Photographer of the Year are a visual feast
Sharks, mating frogs, seals playing with photographers… these are the amazing photos which offer an enchanting breadth of what’s beyond the shoreline. Underwater Photographer of......
Dera chief's bhakts protest MSG-2 ban; train services hit in Punjab
Supporters of Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda sect blocked rail and road traffic at various places in Punjab for the second day on Sunday, demanding that cinema halls screen sect leader Gurmit Ram......
WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny
This week’s digest of stories that are weird and crazy! 1) People in Japan are taking wine baths and we want in At the end of a hard day do you unwind with a glass of wine and a......
Flush with success
Engaging India is an online column analysing the issues, trends and forces behind the business and politics shaping India and its impact on the world. Engaging India appears on Thursday mornings......
How a misspelt URL earns money for somebody
If you ever make a mistake spelling the name of a product or a person on the Internet, you may end up at a site of a "typo-squatter" that you will regret having visited. The trend, known as......
Domain names become hot biz at online auctions
Cyber squatters may have made their life a tad difficult, but enterprising individuals have managed to make an honest living selling domain names -- with auction portal eBay India alone recording......
10 IMPORTANT Lessons from 2018
Bollywood has taught us a lot this year.Sukanya Verma picks the most important lessons. Bollywood's a tireless beast. Even when it's not making movies, there's so much on its mind. Here's......
Bollywood A-listers failing
The Bollywood business works by selling superstar brands. But what when these brands perform below expectations? Here's a look at superstars who are part of Bollywood's power league and are yet......
Directing AVM's love story
For his very first Telugu film Evarina Epudaina (with the tagline Premaalo Paducho), Marthand Shankar [inset] has AVM as the producer. The film is slated to hit the marquee on June 26. He was......
Hollywood movies we've missed out on
It's been a summer without films so far. The producer/multiplex strike has ensured no new Hindi films for a really, really long time, and as the curtain lifts and we prepare for an overdose of......
Madonna poses a problem
The next time you sit down cross-legged to have your picture taken, make sure nobody's done it before. You could be sued for copyright violation. At least that's what Madonna has to deal with. A......
South Africa's Du Plessis lauds India's 'tremendous' seam attack
'Every Test match we played we made bit more mistakes.' IMAGE: Umesh Yadav, left, with Mohammed Shami with the Gandhi-Mandela trophy. Photograph: BCCI South Africa had prepared for a spin......
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