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Jul 05, 2017
P Chidambaram on GST: It's no tryst with destiny, there was no need for a midnight celebrationThe seven, or possibly more, rates are a mockery of the current GST regime, says former finance minister P Chidambaram
Jun 11, 2017
Ticket sold in California wins Powerball lottery jackpot worth $448.7 millionOne ticket sold in California matched all the winning numbers drawn on Saturday for the Powerball jackpot that soared to an estimated $448.7 million.
Jun 10, 2017
Three men father 96 children: Pakistan's skyrocketing population negates economic gainsThree men who have fathered 96 children among them are doing their bit for Pakistan's skyrocketing population, which is being counted for the first time in 19 years.
Jun 07, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Donald Trump swoops in to take credit for Qatar isolation; calls his visit to Saudi a successUS President Donald Trump has claimed credit for the pressure being placed on Qatar by Gulf neighbours who accuse it of supporting terrorism in the region.
May 26, 2017
UK Election 2017: Far-Right UKIP promises to ban burqas since they 'prevent intake of essential Vitamin D'The far-right UK Independence Party (UKIP) has pledged in its general election manifesto to ban the burqas or the full face veils in public places, citing among others a bizarre reason that they "prevent intake of essential vitamin D from sunlight".
May 24, 2017
Six Kerala youths detained and quizzed by ATS for 8 hours as fellow train passengers mistook 'Bombay' for 'bomb'It was their accent that landed six men from Kerala in the soup yesterday as some passengers in a CST-bound local train mistook their pronunciation of "Bombay" as "bombs" and approached the RPF, a senior officer said.
May 08, 2017
RSS' plans for sanskari super babies involves sex but only at times decided by planetsIt seems that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s (RSS) has been focusing some of its energies on creating the ‘perfectly customised child’ with ‘uttam santati’ (sanskars of the highest order).
Apr 01, 2017
CM Yogi Adityanath declares Uttar Pradesh a vegetarian stateAfter his crackdown on abattoirs resulting in closing down of scores of them, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has declared UP a vegetarian state
Mar 31, 2017
King Cobra drinking water: After video goes viral, conservationist cautions against charming snakes with human hospitalityHave you ever seen a cobra drink water from a bottle? It happened. It probably shouldn't have.
Mar 31, 2017
MEA software glitch: In embarrassing goof-up, deceased persons told to repatriate their own bodiesAn automated and reportedly an “unnoticed technical glitch” from Madad system, the MEA’s official grievance portal, is sending official greetings addressing the deceased Indian migrant workers.