Mehul Hirani

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The Stunning Artworks of “Needle Man”, the World’s Only Sewing Machine Painter

Arun Kumar Bajaj has a very unusual skill – he can paint with a sewing machine. Technically, it’s embroidering, not painting, but his artworks are so …

Sewing

Jatin Das preserving the poetry of pankha

As painter Jatin Das spotted a few visitors reading the curatorial note on the wall of the gallery at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts …

India

iPhones might get three cameras, and Apple surprises Valve

There's been plenty of iPhone drama this week, but none of it has to do with the big conference--WWDC--Apple's putting on next week, or even last week's Samsung court case. Nope. Apple is drawing praise -- and much more fire -- for apps. Plus, two juicy rumors about future iPhone screens and a …

Mobile Technology

Kenyans will soon need a license to post videos online [Update]

<i>Update: After public outcry, the KFCB has changed its stance.</i><p>A new law is set to come into effect from May 28th, 2018 in Kenya regarding the publishing and broadcasting of any videos for public consumption. Specifically, the Kenya Film and Classification Board (KFCB) states that, according to the …

Social Media

Stranger helps man on subway after seeing him relearning math to help his son

It never hurts to ask a stranger for help – even if it has to do with math.<p>Denise Wilson of New York said she was on her way home from work when she …

An e-waste recycler is going to jail for ‘pirating’ Windows

Eric Lundgren is a renowned innovator in the field of recycling e-waste. The 33-year-old man is the founder of the first electronic hybrid recycling facility in the United States, which uses old mobile phones, computers and other electronics to build new devices. He's long been an advocate of …

The man Wales pays £130,000 a year to do nothing

For more than five years, the Welsh taxpayer has been paying a man called Tony more than £130,000 a year to do nothing.<p>He hasn’t been sick. He has …

24matins.uk

News<p>A series of blasts, including a suicide bombing, struck churches in Indonesia on Sunday, killing at least nine people and wounding dozens in...<p>il …

Breaking the Tourist Trap: India’s 12 Most Underrated Travel Destinations

Nobody can deny the beauty and charisma of architectural marvels like the Taj Mahal, The Ajanta and Ellora Caves and The Sun Temple. But there are a …

Photos of the Chinese Town That Duplicated Paris

Tianducheng isn’t the only city in China with an uncanny familiarity.<p>On the eastern coast of China—some 6,000 miles from the City of Light—a 354-foot replica of the Eiffel Tower dominates Tianducheng’s skyline.<p>Known as the “Paris of the East”, the luxury real estate development in Zhejiang province …

France

Baby wet wipes 'cause food allergy', new study warns

Parents should avoid using infant wipes and thoroughly wash soap off their babies to reduce the risk of childhood food allergies, scientists have warned.<p>Researchers have hailed a “major advance” in understanding what causes the complaints after tests revealed links between skin damage and …

Biomedicine

The Country With The World's Worst Inequality Is ...

More than two decades after South Africa ousted a racist apartheid system that trapped the vast majority of South Africans in poverty, more than half the country still lives below the national poverty line and most of the nation's wealth remains in the hands of a small elite.<p>"The country was very …

South Africa

Bael extracts can neutralize cobra venom, confirm scientists

<b>Chandigarh:</b> In India, an estimated 50,000 people die of snake bites every year and many don’t even make it to a hospital. In traditional systems of …

No, There Is no Such Thing as ADHD

No, there is no such thing as ADHD. Somewhere along the line we have lost the understanding that kids come in all shapes and sizes. Some kids are …

2018 Gangaur Festival Essential Guide

Gangaur is all about honoring the goddess Gauri, and celebrating love and marriage. A manifestation of Parvati (Lord Shiva's wife), she represents …

26 Reasons To Pack Your Bags And Visit Meghalaya Right Now

The "abode of clouds" will definitely leave you spellbound.

3D-printed 'clip-on' turns smartphone into fully functional microscope

Researchers at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics have developed a simple clip-on that enables smartphones to visualise …

Microscopy

Tech workers in Silicon Valley are sending their kids to a $28,000-a-year private school that shuns technology

At Basis Independent Silicon Valley, a Bay Area private school that enrolls many children of tech workers, students graduate with a mastery of all things science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). But they don't get much screen time in the classroom.<p>The school said it shuns …

Iceland to use more energy mining bitcoin than powering its homes this year

<b>Iceland is expected to use more energy mining bitcoin than powering its homes this year.</b><p>Large virtual currency mining companies have established a …

The discoverer of black holes

In 1930, 19-year-old Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar discovered that stars were destined to collapse into nothingness and become black holes. But …

India

Remembering the Father of the God Particle, Satyendra Nath Bose: Life, contributions, and his work with Einstein

World famous Indian scientist, Satyendra Nath Bose is known for working with Albert Einstein on the Bose-Einstein Condensate and his work on the …

Vaping study finds e-cigarettes may cause cancer and harm DNA

Smoke from e-cigarettes damages DNA and can increase the risk of cancer and heart disease, scientists have warned.<p>The battery-driven devices, which …

Public Health

Study says e-cigarettes increase risk of cancer and heart disease

Regulators may have had a change of heart about the danger of using e-cigarettes, but scientists would beg to differ. A newly published New York University School of Medicine study indicates that vaping may put you at a "higher risk" of cancer and heart disease. Mice subjected to the equivalent of …

11 Popular Places to Visit in Jaisalmer

The magical golden sandstone city of Jaisalmer, situated in Rajasthan's Thar desert, conjures up images of an Arabian Nights fable. Be inspired by …

Photo Gallery: 11 Exotic Pictures of Sri Lanka's Attractions

Elephants at Pinnawala<p>Sri Lanka beautifully blends beach with heritage, wildlife and spirituality, as these Sri Lanka photos show. Find out about …

Property developer Scot Young's final phone call in which he offered wife £30m to be broadcast for first time

The final phone call made by tycoon Scot Young to his ex-wife a month before he was found impaled on railings after falling from a fourth floor London flat is to be broadcast for the first time.<p>The 52-year-old property developer, who had been locked in a multi-million pound divorce battle with …

Swedish zoo killed nine healthy lion cubs because their upkeep was too expensive

Nine animal cubs have been put down since 2012.<p>Borås Zoo has defended its policy, saying it needs to euthanize cubs as upkeep is too costly.<p>A Swedish …

These Birds Have Evolved Feathers as Black as The Blackest Material on Earth

Vantablack, meet your match.<p>What do birds and aerospace engineers have in common?<p>Both have invented incredibly dark, "super-black" surfaces that …

Edward Snowden's new app turns your old Android device into a stealthy security monitor

If you happen to have an old Android device lying around and a reason to worry about people messing with your business, Edward Snowden has an app for …

Adding These 7 Quick Changes to Your Morning Routine Can Make You Happier

This article originally appeared on Time. For more stories like this, visit time.com.<p>Sometimes it’s the big things that make us happy—the birth of a …