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Kaavan, 'world's loneliest elephant', released from captivity, courtesy Cher

02 Dec 2020

Kaavan, 'world's loneliest elephant', released from captivity, courtesy Cher

Pop legend Cher has proved how humanity is still alive in today's cut-throat competitive world.

Love learning about world history? Visit these five places

20 Aug 2019

Love learning about world history? Visit these five places

The world has witnessed countless dynasties come and go, innumerable wars, and many rulers.

Decoding the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias

30 Nov 2018

Decoding the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias

This is what defines Intellectual mafias: Too much discussion (they call it discourse), selective biases, echo chambers, and Pakistan apologists (not all of them).

Cambodia PM denies 'international pressure' behind release of opposition leader

20 Sep 2018

Cambodia PM denies 'international pressure' behind release of opposition leader

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen batted down speculation yesterday that he caved to international pressure after an opposition leader was released from jail, claiming the decision was made for his ailing foe's health and safety.

Want to drink coffee alongside snakes? Head to this Cambodia-cafe!

06 Sep 2018

Want to drink coffee alongside snakes? Head to this Cambodia-cafe!

To overcome fear of water, you got to swim, goes a saying. Likewise, to get over your giddiness when you spot a lizard or a snake slither their way, you got to hit this cafe in Cambodia.

How can you spot the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias?

21 Aug 2018

How can you spot the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias?

This is what defines Intellectual mafias: Too much discussion (they call it discourse), selective biases, echo chambers, and Pakistan apologists (not all of them).

India sees major reductions in HIV infections: UN report

20 Jul 2018

India sees major reductions in HIV infections: UN report

Sustained and focused efforts to reach key populations have led to major reductions in HIV infections in Cambodia, India, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam during 2010-17, stated a UNAIDS report titled 'Miles to go closing gaps, breaking barriers, fighting injustices'.

ASEAN leaders diplomatic visit: India's "Act East" policy on display

24 Jan 2018

ASEAN leaders diplomatic visit: India's "Act East" policy on display

In a bid to promote India's "Act East" policy, PM Narendra Modi is set to break another tradition. In an unprecedented event, all leaders and heads of state of 10 ASEAN countries will be chief guests at the Republic Day parade.

Union Bank's July 2016 crisis - $171mn hacked

17 Apr 2017

Union Bank's July 2016 crisis - $171mn hacked

In July'16, Union Bank of India faced a major crisis - hackers had swindled $171mn (Rs. 1,100cr) from its Nostro account (a bank's account holding foreign currency in another bank).

Chhetri's last-minute goal helps India defeat Myanmar

29 Mar 2017

Chhetri's last-minute goal helps India defeat Myanmar

Indian captain Sunil Chhetri struck in last minute to give India a 1-0 victory against Myanmar in the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers at Yangon.