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Mahatma Gandhi, Amitabh Bachchan, Barak Obama, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Albert Einstein and Bill Gates are among the most legendary lefties.

Sound Byte: Rap in Thillana comes to fore

Similar to the Tarana in Kathak or in Hindustani music, the Thillana is usually a crisp and racy piece that is compared to rap music.

13 Jul 2018 2:15 AM

History: Nizam followed a tough agenda for clan schooling

The Jahagirdar’s College was established in 1923. But the elite of Hyderabad still chose to send their children to England.

13 Jul 2018 2:12 AM

Net danger: More sites you visit, the lonelier you get

Today, we live in a world where people stare at their computers/mobiles all day typing messages to people they haven’t even met in real life.

06 Jul 2018 5:28 AM

Runversation: Angela runs marathons to live, help Lyme buddies

Angela had started running at the suggestion of a friend in 2006, but was now reduced to being a near invalid for almost two years.

06 Jul 2018 2:09 AM

Research: Magic leaf that can generate fuel, oxygen

Conventional approaches to artificial photosynthesis yielded limited dividends, and the observed efficiencies were typically too low to be useful.

06 Jul 2018 2:03 AM

On the job: Gig economy takes you away from 9 to 5 grind

Technological advancements and internet penetration have given people opportunities to work even from remote areas.

24 Jun 2018 2:21 AM

Biodiversity: Making world a better place

Prof. bawa and His colleagues could well have a lasting solution to mitigate the impact of human-wildlife conflict in mountain regions.

24 Jun 2018 2:17 AM

The rage: Has kingdom come? Schools take kids to malls as educational tours

Better prices, creating dignified jobs for underprivileged young folks who could not, despite possible intelligence and desire, get a good education.

24 Jun 2018 2:13 AM

On the ball: The nuts and bolts of football flight

A World Cup played at high altitude is certain to be a nightmare for goalkeepers as the ball travels faster than it does at sea level.

22 Jun 2018 6:07 AM