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Making adventure sport safe and accessible

Wing Commander (Retd) Amit Chowdhury is presented the Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award from President Pranab Mukherjee.

An avid adventurer, mountaineer, parachutist, rock climber, trekker, skydiver, paraglider, paramotoring pilot and skier, retired IAF Wing Commander Amit Chowdhury has been lobbying the Central government to pass legislations on safety norms for adventure activities in India

UK supermarkets ease wonky vegetables rules

British supermarkets have eased their rules to allow farmers to sell imperfectly shaped vegetables and fruits after heavy rains and bad weather badly affected the farming produce.

Valentino: 50 years of couture

Fall-Winter HC black velvet evening dress

Valentino has dominated haute couture, the Italian style, for five decades. And, London honours him with a retrospective of his dresses, coveted by princesses, actresses and socialites.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra

WikiLeaks found-er Julian Assange will get into trouble, potentially a 35-year sentence in the United States, if he leaves the Ecuadorian embassy in London, which he says he would to mend his health a