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World Book Day: Here's why reading is important, say authors

Authors from across the world share their thoughts on the importance of books and the art of reading.

23 Apr 2018 4:57 PM

World Book Day: 10 famous quotes on books

Here are quotes on books by famous authors that will inspire you to pick up a manuscript today.

23 Apr 2018 4:04 PM

Men allowed to enter Odisha's Ma Panchuburahi temple for first time in 400 yrs

Odisha's Ma Panchuburahi temple is a no entry zone for men and only Dalit women have rights to perform the rituals and touch the deities.

23 Apr 2018 3:42 PM

Humans did not come from Earth, claims scientist

According to experts, life spreads like an “interstellar infection” and clusters of planets in the galaxy have alien life forms.

23 Apr 2018 12:39 PM

For more than a decade, Afghan girl disguised as ‘son’ her parents wanted

With 5 sisters and no brothers, Sitara lives by gender-twisting custom known as 'bacha poshi', which refers to a girl 'dressed as a boy'.

23 Apr 2018 12:11 PM

Study finds 'very' unattractive people earn significantly more

Study shows people who were more conscientious, extroverted and less neurotic earned significantly more than others.

23 Apr 2018 10:43 AM

Here are 8 things you probably did not know about UK's Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabrth, who turned 92 on April 21, is first UK monarch to ever celebrate sapphire jubilee, which marked her 65-year reign in 2017.

23 Apr 2018 10:02 AM

Salman Khan hugging Elli in Iulia Vantur’s presence is making people go crazy

Elli Avram on Sunday seems to have accidentally shared a photo of Salman Khan hugging her.

23 Apr 2018 9:57 AM

Hawaii shark bite victim previously attacked by bear, snake

Dylan McWilliams was bodyboarding in the ocean off Kauai when what he believed to be a tiger shark chomped him on the leg.

22 Apr 2018 5:09 PM

Shahid, Ranveer, Anushka: Here’s the full list of Dadasaheb Phalke Award winners

The award honoured the individuals from the entertainment industry for their outstanding contribution.

22 Apr 2018 11:58 AM