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Moon to be giant particle detector?

Scientists plan to turn the moon into a giant particle detector to gain insight into the origin of Ultra-High-Energy (UHE) cosmic rays, which are the most high-energy particles in the Universe.

Bacteria in wine may be good for your health

Red wine has bacteria that may be beneficial to human health, according to a new study.

Black holes are mathematically impossible?

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Black holes the most dense objects in the Universe that do not even let light escape do not exist, a physics professor in the US has claimed.

Bollywood wishes Lata Mangeshkar on her 85th birthday

Lata Mangeshkar

As playback singer Lata Mangeshkar turned 85 on Sunday, several film celebrities, including sister Asha Bhosle, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, and singer Shreya Ghosal wished her and thanked

George Clooneys show off wedding rings in Venice

Newlyweds George Clooney and his wife Amal Alamuddin (above) cruise the Grand Canal after leaving the Aman Hotel— AP

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin delighted crowds of onlookers as they took to the waters of Venice on Sunday to show off their wedding rings for their first day as a married couple.

George Clooney celebrates bachelor party

George Clooney (from left), top model Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber leave their table— AP, AFP

Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney bid farewell to his days as a single man as he celebrated his bachelor party in Venice, Italy ahead of his marriage to Amal Alamuddin.

Czechs Republic are biggest beer consumers

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Czech Republic recently topped the list of “50 maximum beer-drinking countries,” provided by an e-commerce company, it has been reported.

Marvel, Jack Kirby heirs settle legal battle

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Marvel has settled a lawsuit bound for the Supreme Court that pitted the comic-book company against the family of the artist who helped create such iconic superheros as Spider-Man, Iron Man and the In

New invisibility cloak to rival Harry Potter’s

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Watch out Harry Potter, you are not the only wizard with an invisibility cloak.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?