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He once said he wanted to die and end the suffering (Photo: YouTube)

Thai man gets surgery to remove huge tumour that got him dubbed man with two heads

While he only earned Rs 172 a day working as a garbage collector, a picture of him posted on social media by a passer-by fetched donations.

Men with the condition should get screening (Photo: Pixabay)

Men should be concerned about a curved penis as it may be linked to cancer

A curved penis may signal towards Peyronie's disease which is a condition that is linked to various cancers.

Test will also help speed the development of new therapies for liver damage by targeting patients most likely to benefit. (Photo: Pixabay)

Paracetamol overdose can now be fought with a new blood test

Test, which detects levels of specific molecules in blood will help doctors identify which patients need more intense treatment.

Women are always advised to not consume any alcohol while breastfeeding. (Photo: Pixabay)

Drinking alcohol not bad for nursing mothers: Study

To all those women who crave for a glass of wine when they wish to unwind, here's some great news. 

The proportion of participants who underwent the training and later developed dementia was smaller than among those who didn't. (Photo: Pixabay)

'First brain training that reduces dementia risk identified'

The cognitive training, called speed of processing, showed benefits up to 10 years after participants underwent the programme.


Actress Tamannaah knows how to slay in separates!

Match ado about separates!

For those wanting to ace a graphically-printed ensemble, the trick lies in keeping an eye out for printed details.

A file photo of a model in a off shouldered A Line gown.

An edgy style statement

A-Line shapes in dresses, jumpsuits and maxi skirts are in demand these days.

Zara's parent company has issues a statement saying they are working on a fund for workers (Photo: AFP)

Unpaid workers ask shoppers for help through notes hidden in Zara outfits

The workers are trying to get shoppers involved in hopes of building pressure on the retailer.

I am drawn to folk imagery and motifs; one can find many such imagery in my hand embroideries, says designer Chinar Farooqui

Tête-à-tête on designs with Chinar Farooqui

Injiri represents the best in Indian textiles, says the designer as she talks about her brand, vision and future plans.


Ferrero, the maker of the brand, acknowledged that it was adjusting its formula following a report by a German consumer group. (Photo: Pixabay)

Nutella secretly changes recipe, fans are not happy

The German subsidiary of Ferrero said it had made an 'adjustment' to the spread as many brands regularly do with their products.

The word burrito means "little donkey" in Spanish, and the name as applied to the dish was possibly derived from the appearance of bedrolls and packs that donkeys carried.

Taste a bit of Tex-Mex cuisine with thsi recipe

Smoked Chipotle Pesto Chicken Burrito perfectly captures culinary essence of Mexico and Texas with the choicest of ingredients and aroma.

The findings are published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (Photo: Pixabay)

A long-lasting solution to wheat's 'rusty' new problem

The findings are published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

You can easily incorporate these tiny super foods into your diet by whizzing them up in your morning smoothie. (Photo: Pixabay)

These five seeds can help you lose weight

Fear no more because these five seeds can help you burn fat and build muscle

One of my personal favourite cocktails is a beetroot-infused gin cocktail with goat cheese foam.

A bit of foodie drinking

If it tastes good as food, it probably tastes good as a drink. Take a look at some unlikely ingredients that can make your cocktail a hit.


Representational Image. (Photo: Pexels)

10 tours that will make a photographer out of you

Find out where the perfect spots are.

Machu Picchu. (Photo: Pexels)

Top things to do in Peru beyond Machu Picchu!

Peru is a country replete with hidden treasures waiting to be explored.

With Maari and family

The music of silence

If you concentrate real hard, you can figure out the difference in the rhythm of the two seas at Dhanushkodi.

The Pantheon, Rome

Europe, Ranjini Haridas’s La La Land

For celebrity anchor Ranjini Haridas, her recent Europe trip was a great lesson – of solo travel, bonhomie of strangers and exploring the unknown.


French Mohiniattam exponent Brigitte Chataignier.

Dance of the Enchantress is meditation in joy

The film is so much more than a documentary; it is an aesthetic experience that evokes rasa through the music, dance and visuals.

Representational Image. (Photo: Pixabay)

In Boston, a Dutch treat of donated Golden Age masterpieces

Harvard Art Museums have been bequeathed 330 drawings dating to the 1600s.

His musings on happiness may not be as famous as his theory of relativity, but still shed light on one of the great modern minds. (Photo: Pixabay)

Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.3M at auction

The Winner's auction house said Einstein scribbled the note in German to a bellboy after he did not have the cash to give him a tip.

Vinita has recently discovered a love for photography.

Contemporary classic

Turning homes into bespoke spaces with a heady blend of sensuous silks, traditional artefacts, western covetables

Unnath Hassan performing.

Bharatanatyam dancer Unnath Hasaan making his mark

Unnath Hasaan is an artist at Dooradarshan and has directed many dance ballets and choreographed various dance repertory in Bharathanatyam.


The mobile app features a virtual vulva and teaches users 12 techniques to boost arousal based on their research. (Photo: AFP)

Heres an app which helps woman orgasm, without a man

Omgyes has launched an app with tips and tricks to help women achieve orgasm with or without a man.

Representational Image. (Photo: Pexels)

Woman develops scent with her vaginal fluids to attract men

History books reveal it was a used as a method of seduction in the past.

One might see the partner getting frisky, starting a foreplay and then suddenly backing off. (Photo: Pixabay)

Here's what women need to know about erectile dysfunction

Statistics, say, one in 10 men experience ED - erectile dysfunction.

According to researchers, men are three times more likely to experience an increase in frequency after getting the procedure done rather than showing a decrease.(Photo: Pixabay)

Men want sex more after vasectomy, says study

According to researchers men see better erections and orgasms post the procedure because the stress of pregnancy has been removed.

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Although fluctuations in rotation are small and may only change the length of a day by one millisecond. (Photo: Pixabay)

Number of big earthquakes may increase in 2018: study

Researchers found that there had been periods of around five years when Earths rotation slowed/

The treated excrement when converted to combustible solid biomass fuel, could replace about 10% of coal used in electricity generation. (Photo: Pixabay)

Chicken poop can be used to generate electricity: study

Treated excrement from turkeys, chickens and other poultry birds may be used as a fuel for heat and electricity generation.

(L-R) Neha Kirpal, Priyanka Gill, Richa Kar and Kanika Tekriwal.

She means business

Budding and aspiring entrepreneurs gathered to hear the success stories of women who broke the ceiling in what is considered a male bastion.

A panel appointed by the apex court found that 90% of homeless people in urban areas (Photo: AFP)

Homeless in Kolkata protect daughters from sexual assault by rubbing soot on their faces

In 2012 the Supreme Court issued an order to build one shelter per 1 lakh people due to incidents of violence against homeless people.

Her latest breast augmentation almost killed her (Photo: Instagram)

Model gets sugar daddy to pay for surgery to make her a human barbie

She has spent close to Rs 13 lakh on three breast enlargement surgeries and around Rs 3.5 lakh on a nose job.