Andaman and Nicobar

Anushka Sharma just posted a photo from her honeymoon with the sweetest message

The loved-up couple is enjoying the European winter<p>Days after Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli shocked the world with the ultimate surprise destination …

Hotels

Electronics should carry aviator's spirit of adventure, says Smithy's son

Kingsford Smith snr and his three crew - co-pilot Charles Ulm, navigator Harry Lyon and radio-operator James Warner - left Oakland California and …

Brisbane

4 Remote Tribes That Have Almost No Contact With The Modern World

From the Sentinelese to the Korowai, these virtually uncontacted tribes know almost nothing of the world we take for granted.<p>A member of the Dani …

East India

Lalji Singh, Considered ‘Father’ of Indian DNA Fingerprinting, No More

His big break came when G.P. Roy Chowdhury asked Singh to study snake chromosomes because no one had studied them before. Singh soon came upon a …

India

Up in the air

As if we didn’t suspect it all along, an analysis released on November 28 by travel search engine Kayak shows that 14% of Indian travellers booked …

East India

Mumbai: 40-year-old woman dies in hit and run case

40-year-old lady died in a hit and run accident at Worli on Tuesday afternoon by a Mercedes Benz car.

Mercedes-Benz

Flight MH370 didn’t just "disappear": Historian suggests mystery was first case of remote skyjacking and 'was diverted to prevent delivery of secret cargo to China'

It is a mystery that has yet to be solved.<p>How did a plane carrying 239 passengers on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, suddenly and inexplicably …

Aviation

Festive winter-sun escapes

St Lucia<p>Largely unaffected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, St Lucia is one of the Caribbean's classiest islands: a home to swanky resorts and refined …

Riviera Maya

The Danes are back: How a Bengal town is restoring its European legacy

From the white colonnaded verandah of the Denmark Tavern in Serampore, a sub-divisional town 35 km from Kolkata, the panorama is serene: a placid …

India

Neech kisam ka air quality

First of all, I would like to remind the Sri Lankan cricket team that their country is a part of Akhand Bharat. This is a fact. If they don’t believe …

Pollution

India eliminates key eye disease

India has eliminated infective trachoma - a leading cause of blindness in the world.<p>The health ministry's latest trachoma survey report (2014-17) …

Uttar Pradesh

Maximum Fake Rs 2,000 Notes Seized From Gujarat After Note Ban

It didn't take long for fake notes of 2,000 rupees to start circulating after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetisation in November 2016, …

India

Baratang is the most-stunning, untouched, uncrowded Andaman island you’ve been looking for

Beckoning tourists with their intricate mineral formations amid the tropical wilderness of the Baratang island, the age-old limestone caves here …

East India

Dwell’s Top 10 Vacation Homes of 2017

Need to take a mental vacation? Feast your eyes on the most incredible rentals of the year.

Southern Italy

News24.com | Man sentenced to life not guilty of murder after spending more than 12 years in jail

After spending more than 12 years in prison, a man who was sentenced to life behind bars for murder and robbery with aggravating circumstance has …

Crime

India’s plural soul

The partitioning of India broke us, shamed us. It is estimated that nearly two million were slaughtered during the weeks around Partition, almost no …

India

Heavy rain likely on December 8, 9

The well-marked low pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining south Andaman Sea and equatorial Indian Ocean, with the associated upper …

Weather

City-based start-up gets ₹45 crore in funding

City-headquartered start-up firm Flinto Learning Solutions has received funding to the tune of ₹45 crore ($7 million) from Mumbai-based venture …

Startups

Cyclone Ockhi puts Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan in the eye of a political storm

Kerala govt says it did its best to contain the impact of Cyclone Ockhi, but fishermen, and BJP and Congress are unhappy with advisory and rescue …

India

New Chief Secy takes charge

Senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Anshu Prakash on Monday took charge as the Capital’s Chief Secretary, replacing M.M. Kutty …

India

A cyclone called Ockhi — why this is raising such an unusual storm

An Indian Coast Guard vessel, top, rescues fishermen in a fishing boat, bottom, that was stranded in the Arabian Sea off the coast of …

Weather

10 Romantic Getaways In India That Are Sure To Keep The Love Alive

It is true that India has a lot of beautiful locations, which is ideal for romantic getaways. Mountains, rivers, valleys, beach, desert and much …

East India

How Dev Anand became an unlikely action star at the end of his career

Often considered one of the greatest leading men in Hindi romantic films, Dev Anand continues to remain associated with the genre even half a century …

India

IMD predicts heavy rain in Odisha from Dec 7, govt asks farmers to shift harvested paddy to safe places

With heavy rainfall warning issued by India Meteorological Department (IMD) in many parts of Odisha, the state government asked farmers on Monday to …

Weather

Gaata Rahe Mera Dil; Remembering Dev Anand On His 6th Death Anniversary

Dev Anand means “God of Happiness” and Dev Saab indeed gave Happiness to many. Today 3rd December 2017 is the 6th Death Anniversary of this Romantic …

Bollywood

Top 5 Best Luxury Hotels in Phuket

The rain-forested, mountainous island of Phuket in the Andaman Sea is Thailand’s largest island. The stunning white-sand beaches of the southern and …

East India

Eyes on China’s sea prowling: Navy

The Indian Navy is closely monitoring China’s growing maritime presence in the Indian Ocean and is concerned over regular forays made by Chinese …

South China Sea

Thailand floods: Villagers frustrated over government inaction

With yet another flood hitting southern Thailand, villagers point to decades of inaction by consecutive governments.<p>Nine provinces in Southern Thailand are affected by flooding as heavier than usual monsoon rains continue to fall on the area. The storms sweeping across the narrow stretch of land …

East India

November 2017 Auto Sales Analysis: Carmakers Post Double Digit Growth

Indian carmakers are most likely going to end the year 2017 with smiling faces, as most of the manufacturers have posted double digit domestic sales …

Electric Vehicles

Scripting another Asian narrative

Japan has long been an anomaly: an economic powerhouse within a geostrategic pygmy. But China’s muscular ascent combined with the capriciousness of a …

East India