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Researchers make elephants use tablets to show they have math skills closest to humans

This is the first evidence of animals having cognitive characteristics which are similar to human counting.

23 Oct 2018 2:15 PM

Scientists attempt to make contraception appealing with self-lubricating condoms

They hope that by encouraging more people to use precautions the number of SITs and unplanned pregnancies can be brought down significantly.

18 Oct 2018 7:45 PM

Albert Einstein's violin auctioned for more than Rs 3 crore

Einstein was a resident scholar at Princeton University and later gifted the violin to a janitor’s son.

12 Mar 2018 7:52 PM

Man makes son run to school in rain after bullying got him banned from bus

The man said that he couldn’t tolerate how his son was becoming a bully.

06 Mar 2018 7:05 PM

The tale behind the Indian connection of the world's largest whisky bar

The bar is now 22 years old and has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for its collection.

04 Mar 2018 3:00 PM


Sridevi's untimely death sets Twitter abuzz with conspiracy theories

With accidental drowning and traces of alcohol leaving people in doubt, some questioned the report itself.

26 Feb 2018 5:53 PM

Man hospitalised as his rectum falls out after playing phone games on toilet for 30 minutes

The victim was rushed to the hospital after the six-inch body part fell out later in the day.

10 Feb 2018 12:49 PM

Tigers at circus rip off arms of man who was trying to feed them

The man had agreed to take care of 13 tigers at the circus two months back to feed his family.

07 Feb 2018 5:05 PM

New robots can help humans by reading their feelings through body language

Although this specialization is still emerging, the notion of robotic empathy appeared to be a strong theme at the huge gathering.

11 Jan 2018 11:38 AM

Man buys prostate massager for infection, gets addicted to orgasms triggered by it

The man is addicted so much to the orgasms that even lying in his favourite position triggers uncontrollable orgasms.

24 Dec 2017 4:10 PM


Mother wraps baby girl in plastic and sends her to orphanage

The courier man heard a baby crying and noticed the package moving after which he opened it to find a baby wrapped in plastic.

15 Aug 2017 3:55 PM

Tailor in Haryana inspires people by sewing garments using his feet

Madan Lal was denied an education due to his disability and also had to struggle to find training as a tailor.

21 Jul 2017 6:55 PM

Meet the woman who started Father's Day

Dodd wanted the celebration to be held on June 5, her father's birthday.

18 Jun 2017 6:31 PM

Chinese driver lauded for helping old woman across the road

The driver blocked traffic from coming her way to help her cross the road safely.

14 Jun 2017 6:45 PM

Elephant playing on road stops traffic for 30 mins

While travellers had to face inconvenience, they spent time seeing the joyful creature play.

24 May 2017 5:03 PM


Image of beautiful women goes viral for the right reason

The picture hits out at prejudice towards dark skin colour.

03 May 2017 6:24 PM

Picture of Manipuri girls dragging bus out goes viral

The bus was stuck in mud when the girls were on a study trip and they decided to not wait for help.

28 Apr 2017 2:59 PM

Baby born at 42000 ft as Turkish Airlines staff helps

As Nafi Diabi went into labour shortly after take off, the cabin crew noticed her in pain and responded immediately.

10 Apr 2017 3:30 PM

Man unknowingly texts penis details to wrong number

The hilarious exchange ends with the person revealing that the man's ex gave him a wrong number.

06 Apr 2017 4:21 PM

Uber driver delivers biryani to UK man's house, as promised

The driver met the drunk UK man the previous night when he expressed his love for Indian food

15 Mar 2017 7:45 PM