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Biden recruits Kashmiri-origin Sameera Fazili, cousin of former PSA detainee

24 Jan 2021

Biden recruits Kashmiri-origin Sameera Fazili, cousin of former PSA detainee

A Kashmiri-origin woman, Sameera Fazili, will be among the 20 Indian-Americans in the new Joe Biden administration in the United States.

Alec Baldwin quits Twitter. Trolling about wife's heritage possible trigger?

19 Jan 2021

Alec Baldwin quits Twitter. Trolling about wife's heritage possible trigger?

Alec Baldwin, who up until recently entertained us all by aping Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live, has quit Twitter.

Didn't get Harvard offer, fell for phishing: Journalist Nidhi Razdan

15 Jan 2021

Didn't get Harvard offer, fell for phishing: Journalist Nidhi Razdan

Well-known journalist Nidhi Razdan claimed on Friday that she fell victim to a sophisticated cyber-attack that made her believe that she has been offered a job by Harvard University.

Trump pardons 26 people, including father of son-in-law Jared Kushner

24 Dec 2020

Trump pardons 26 people, including father of son-in-law Jared Kushner

Outgoing United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday pardoned 26 of his allies, including the father of his son-in-law Jared Kushner, the manager of the 2016 campaign Paul Manafort, and his longtime aide Roger Stone.

Biden makes Indian-American Neera Tanden the chief of budget team

01 Dec 2020

Biden makes Indian-American Neera Tanden the chief of budget team

Neera Tanden, an Indian-American woman, was on Monday named by the US President-elect Joe Biden as the director of the Office of Management and Budget.

Kris Jenner sells Hidden Hills mansion for $15 million

20 Aug 2020

Kris Jenner sells Hidden Hills mansion for $15 million

Kris Jenner is the latest in the Kardashian family to offload a property.

Indians are searching ways to MAKE coronavirus vaccine at home

12 Aug 2020

Indians are searching ways to MAKE coronavirus vaccine at home

The sporadic surge in the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths has made the whole world desperate for a vaccine.

In just 100 hours, world added 1 million coronavirus cases

18 Jul 2020

In just 100 hours, world added 1 million coronavirus cases

A respite for the world battling the coronavirus pandemic, looks far-fetched, considering how easily the disease is spreading.

Your AC could be spreading COVID-19: Here's how

12 Jul 2020

Your AC could be spreading COVID-19: Here's how

A few days back, the World Health Organization suggested COVID-19 could be spreading through airborne particles breathed out in closed, indoor spaces.

Coronavirus pandemic: How to deal with mental health issues

09 Jul 2020

Coronavirus pandemic: How to deal with mental health issues

Everything has (figuratively) been turned upside down in the coronavirus-infected world; staying cheerful or motivated seems impossible.

Harvard, MIT sue Trump administration over international student visa rules

08 Jul 2020

Harvard, MIT sue Trump administration over international student visa rules

Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on Wednesday sued the Donald Trump administration in the United States over expelling foreign students if their classes go online due to the pandemic.

Foreign students "must leave United States" if classes move online

07 Jul 2020

Foreign students "must leave United States" if classes move online

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the US government has toughened its visa rules for foreign students, telling them on Monday that they will have to leave the country if their classes move online.

In social-distancing era, how has the life of sex-workers changed?

30 Jun 2020

In social-distancing era, how has the life of sex-workers changed?

The rules of the world, like maintaining a respectable distance, minimizing social contact, and wearing masks, don't fit the bill for sex workers, whose livelihoods depend on physical touch.

Satellite imagery of Wuhan suggests coronavirus started spreading in August

09 Jun 2020

Satellite imagery of Wuhan suggests coronavirus started spreading in August

The COVID-19 pandemic, which has wreaked havoc all over the globe, may have actually started much earlier than currently thought.

Battered by cyclone, coronavirus, Mumbai's dabbawalas struggle to find work

08 Jun 2020

Battered by cyclone, coronavirus, Mumbai's dabbawalas struggle to find work

The 125-year-old lunchbox delivery system of Mumbai's dabbawalas has suffered a crushing blow amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Want to check for COVID-19 infection? Look for these indicators

03 Apr 2020

Want to check for COVID-19 infection? Look for these indicators

As COVID-19 continues to sweep across countries, a large number of people are facing the challenge of determining when they might be infected, as one remains asymptomatic for 8-10 days.

India's five most influential and successful women in finance

05 Mar 2020

India's five most influential and successful women in finance

The world of finance used to be seen as an industry only for men for the longest time. However, that has changed in the last few years.

#ThatWas2019: 6 mind-boggling moments witnessed in science and tech

30 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: 6 mind-boggling moments witnessed in science and tech

2019 was a year of major scientific and technological advancements.

Harvard scientist plans a dating-app based on DNA. God much?

18 Dec 2019

Harvard scientist plans a dating-app based on DNA. God much?

Normally, when you hear about a dating app, you think of a platform that uses location among other factors to find a partner to date.

Jamia violence: 400 students, studying in Harvard, Yale condemn it

17 Dec 2019

Jamia violence: 400 students, studying in Harvard, Yale condemn it

The violence unleashed on the students of Jamia Millia Islamia and Aligarh Muslim University by the cops has been called out by one and all.

These video games can teach you management strategies

14 Dec 2019

These video games can teach you management strategies

Business management is a daunting task and not everyone knows it intuitively.

Top five vegetarian protein sources to add to your salads

29 Oct 2019

Top five vegetarian protein sources to add to your salads

Salads are nothing short of a boon for your health.

National Nutrition Month: Top five protein-rich food items for vegetarians

09 Sep 2019

National Nutrition Month: Top five protein-rich food items for vegetarians

These days, many people stick to fasting or fad diet plans to 'stay healthy' or to lose weight.

Seven eminent Hollywood actors who are also highly educated

08 Aug 2019

Seven eminent Hollywood actors who are also highly educated

The entertainment industry demands you to start young, so that you become a star by the time you reach your late 20s.

India's five most influential and successful women in finance

16 Jul 2019

India's five most influential and successful women in finance

The world of finance used to be seen as an industry only for men for the longest time. However, that has changed in the last few years.

#HealthBytes: Five simple exercises to boost sexual health

04 Jul 2019

#HealthBytes: Five simple exercises to boost sexual health

Even if enhancing your sexual prowess wasn't the reason you joined gym for, in the first place, be assured that exercising can help empower your sexual well-being.

#HealthBytes: Five must-have food items for vegetarians

04 Jul 2019

#HealthBytes: Five must-have food items for vegetarians

Vegetarians often suffer from deficiency of certain nutrients, like protein, iron, zinc, omega-3 fatty acids, and specific vitamins such as Vitamin D and B-12, as they are mainly obtained from meat sources.

#HealthBytes: Five common myths about milk

02 Jul 2019

#HealthBytes: Five common myths about milk

We have all been having milk since we were born. It is one of the most commonly consumed drinks around the world.

Indian women Chartered Accountants who are ruling the business world

13 Jun 2019

Indian women Chartered Accountants who are ruling the business world

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in India.

Most-educated politicians who will be part of 17th Lok Sabha

26 May 2019

Most-educated politicians who will be part of 17th Lok Sabha

The newly elected 17th Lok Sabha is different in many ways; it will not only be a younger and more gender-balanced House, but also a more educated one.

#CareerBytes: 5 famous Chartered Accountants in India to know about

05 May 2019

#CareerBytes: 5 famous Chartered Accountants in India to know about

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses.

Meet lawyer Utsav Bains, who claims CJI didn't harass anyone

26 Apr 2019

Meet lawyer Utsav Bains, who claims CJI didn't harass anyone

After Supreme Court was rocked by sexual harassment allegations against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, claims of a lawyer made the case murkier.

Now, Facebook is working on machine capable of reading minds

10 Mar 2019

Now, Facebook is working on machine capable of reading minds

Even after several privacy-related debacles, Facebook is working on projects that may not get the best of responses.

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed to committee on intelligence. Details here

17 Jan 2019

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed to committee on intelligence. Details here

Indian-American Democratic lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthy was appointed as a member of a Congressional committee on intelligence yesterday.

Know all about Anand Piramal, Mukesh Ambani's son-in-law

08 Dec 2018

Know all about Anand Piramal, Mukesh Ambani's son-in-law

Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal are all set to be married on December 12.

Eat only six French fries, suggests Harvard professor. Say what!

07 Dec 2018

Eat only six French fries, suggests Harvard professor. Say what!

A burger and French fries is one of our most-beloved guilty pleasure food combos, but a Harvard professor has said that the number of fries should be restricted to only six potato sticks.

#HealthBytes: 5 exercises that can help enhance your sex life

03 Dec 2018

#HealthBytes: 5 exercises that can help enhance your sex life

Although upping your bedtime prowess might not be the reason you joined gym for, in the first place, but be assured that exercising can help empower your sexual well-being.

IIM-Udaipur becomes India's youngest B-School to be accredited by AACSB

29 Nov 2018

IIM-Udaipur becomes India's youngest B-School to be accredited by AACSB

Within just 8 years of inception, Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur (IIMU) became the youngest B-School in India to receive accreditation from the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).

#ClimateChange: Harvard scientists to dim the Sun in 2019?

29 Nov 2018

#ClimateChange: Harvard scientists to dim the Sun in 2019?

With climate catastrophe headed humanity's way, scientists are exploring all possible options to slow down the march of impending disaster.

Facebook-owned WhatsApp names Abhijit Bose as first India head

21 Nov 2018

Facebook-owned WhatsApp names Abhijit Bose as first India head

Amidst growing pressure from the Indian government, Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp has appointed Abhijit Bose as its first-ever India head.