Sumit Hotchandani

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7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed

Leaving your job to become your own boss without going broke requires setting the groundwork just right. Few people do.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The prospect of quitting your job and becoming your boss is both liberating and scary as hell. But, instead …

Entrepreneurship

The ghosts of Kashmir's past

Violence erupts, predictably, in Kashmir. The murder of another Kashmiri civilian, Muhammad Yusuf Bhat, on July 2 is a reminder of the hate in one of the world's oldest territorial disputes.<p>A very real threat needs to be carefully defused, so as to avoid yet another war in the region. The people of …

Delivery boys beaten up, robbed at gunpoint: Why Noida is e-commerce’s worst nightmare

Dealings with customers have given the two giants of Indian e-commerce very good reason to avoid Noida and the rest of Uttar Pradesh.<p>By: |<p>E-commerce …

The mysterious way your body changes with the weather

Does the damp cause arthritis? Can air pressure shifts bring a headache? Will the temperature influence a baby's sex? David Robson finds some surprising evidence for the folklore.<p>In 2013, neuroscientists reported one of the strangest case reports in the history of medicine: a man who claimed to be …

Watch a living wearable be 3D printed

A video showcasing the creation of a 3D printed biological wearable, that could theoretically generate drugs, fuel and food when exposed to sunlight, …

Wearable Tech

Apple iPhone 6S with Force Touch is on the production line, says report

Force Touch as a feature can sense the difference between a tap and a press<p>By: |<p>Apple’s new iPhone 6S is already on the production line and will come …

Bangladesh and India finally give people a nation | Bangladesh

<b>Dhaka, Bangladesh -</b> After nearly 70 years of statelessness, more than 50,000 people will now receive citizenship and all its benefits after a historic border agreement between India and Bangladesh.<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Dhaka resulted in the land boundary agreement with the …

India

Maggi Row: It started from six overworked men and a Gorakhpur lab

On March 26 last year, it was this lab, tucked away in a corner of the campus, that found the presence of monosodium glutamate (MSG), a flavour …

The heat and the death toll are rising in India. Is this a glimpse of Earth’s future?

Photograph: Ajit Solanki/AP<p>A man takes bath under the tap of a water tanker on a hot day in Ahmadabad.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/30/1432983031782/5ca0fe0e-4ade-4a91-b1b6-a63e41d4f8fe-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Ajit Solanki/AP<p>A man takes bath under the tap of …

Merchant Shipping

The Biggest Video Game Controversies Of 2014

Video games are controversial these days, but 2014 has been one of the most divisive years I can remember.<p>Even the super controversial launches of <i>Mass Effect 3, SimCity,</i> and <i>Diablo III</i> pale in comparison to this year’s controversies.<p>These range from buggy game releases to the rise of online …

What’s the secret to holding your breath?

Some can manage five minutes, others barely one. But the trick to holding your breath is actually rather surprising<p>How long can you hold your breath? I’m trying it right now. The first 30 seconds are easy. I’m ready to give up at 45 seconds but I push on through, and it seems to get easier for a …

iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus: The Differences Between The New Apple iPhones

Apple’s much heralded September 9 launch has come and gone and as expected we have two new iPhones: the ‘iPhone 6’ and the ‘iPhone 6 Plus’. Also as expected they come in two new, much larger sizes: 4.7-inches and 5.5-inches. But their differences are far more than skin deep so let’s break them down:<p>…

Here's Everything Apple Killed At Its Big Event

Apple's iPhone 6 event on Tuesday was as big and as epic as expected. But amidst the blockbuster announcements of the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Pay, and the Apple Watch, the company also quietly killed off a few products and longstanding traditions. It put the heat on some of its biggest …