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Six Indian-Made Submarines for Navy at 53,000 Crores

Defence deals that amount to a whopping Rs.80,000 crore have on Saturday been cleared by the Defence Acquisition Council of…

The Big Picture

Interview with India’s First and Only Taxidermist

Taxidermy is a word that most of us would not comprehend. It is the art of ‚Äėstuffing and mounting‚Äô the skins of dead animals and…

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Infant Deaths Continue in West Bengal, Toll Reaches 18

The number of crib deaths in the Malda Medical College & Hospital situated in West Bengal has been continuing without respite, with three more babies…


New Delhi

CPI-M to Discuss How to Come Out of the Morass

Battered in successive elections in various parts of the country barring Tripura, CPI-M begins a four-day meet here tomorrow to decide on steps to spruce…



Indian, Chinese Firms Leading Tech Billionaire List

Indian and Chinese technology entrepreneurs were leading the top 10 Asian tech billionaire list with USD 136 billion net assets, according to an industry source…



Top-Placed Kolkata Square Off Against Kerala in ISL

Perched on top of the table, Atletico de Kolkata will look to consolidate the lead when they face a struggling Kerala Blasters FC in a…


CoolSculpting: Does it Work?

The billboards are everywhere, so you can‚Äôt possibly have missed this one. They usually have a slightly chubby person clutching their stomach fat, with a…


San Francisco, USA

Twitter Declares War on Passwords

Twitter formally declared war on passwords during a developers' conference in San Francisco, unveiling a new system that allows users to log-in to mobile apps…


Geneva, Switzerland

Number of Ebola Cases Crosses 10,000: WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed on Saturday that the number of Ebola cases has risen to more than 10,000 in the eight affected countries,…

Quirky Corner

10 Devilish Moments Waiting to Happen to You in a Day

Considering how ill-equipped we are for the world, it‚Äôs amazing that we manage to get through each day. We cannot deal with temperature changes naturally,…