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'The Crown' thrills viewers with politically charged Season 4 trailer

31 Oct 2020

'The Crown' thrills viewers with politically charged Season 4 trailer

The latest trailer of Netflix's British kingdom drama The Crown Season 4 has just upped the hype around the show.

Five twin cities around the world, you should visit

08 Aug 2019

Five twin cities around the world, you should visit

You might have heard of the term 'twin cities' or 'sister cities' quite often, but what exactly are they?

How Lalitha, a single-mother, became India's first woman-engineer in 1940s

10 Jun 2019

How Lalitha, a single-mother, became India's first woman-engineer in 1940s

In the 1940s, when most women in India couldn't even receive basic education or think about having a career, Ayyalasomayajula Lalitha of Madras (now Chennai) scripted history by becoming the country's first-ever woman engineer.

Bugatti unveiled world's most expensive car at $18 million

10 Mar 2019

Bugatti unveiled world's most expensive car at $18 million

At the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, Bugatti has unveiled the world's most expensive car - the La Voiture Noire.

Most expensive bottles of wine sold at Sotheby's auction

15 Oct 2018

Most expensive bottles of wine sold at Sotheby's auction

Two bottles of wine, made back in 1945 right after the end of the Second World War, have been sold at an auction for a total of just over $1mn, making them the most expensive bottles of wine ever sold.

Designer babies, Eugenics, Nazis, Brits, Uncle Sam and cautionary tales

31 Jul 2017

Designer babies, Eugenics, Nazis, Brits, Uncle Sam and cautionary tales

Designer babies - yes, that's what we're talking about. One can decide each aspect of the babies' traits, starting from hair to their personalities.

Hitler is still keeping Spain awake after all these years

15 Jun 2017

Hitler is still keeping Spain awake after all these years

The world will always remember Hitler for the rise of Nazism, the Holocaust of Jews, and being one of the reasons of Second World War. However, in Spain the trouble with Hitler is a little bit more than usual.