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Life, More features, 14 Aug 2018

15 messages to send loved ones on Independence Day 2018

Here are a few messages to send loved ones on India's 72nd Independence Day.

14 Aug 2018 5:15 PM

Here's how you can spend Independence Day

We've got something for the homebody and for people who love the outdoors.

14 Aug 2018 3:10 PM

Farmer in MP finds soya plant growing right out of a rat's body

The farmer later took the rat home and removed the sapling as the head of the biology department at a nearby college called it a miracle.

14 Aug 2018 3:09 PM

Parrot stuck on roof for 3 days told firefighters to ‘f*** off’ when they tried to rescue her

Macaw’s owner raised alarm because she feared her pet, named Jessie, was injured after escaping from her home in Edmonton, North London.

14 Aug 2018 2:49 PM

Cruel: Instagrammer puts pet dog in washing machine, all to get more followers

The disturbing video had been posted by Tamara Rotman, a popular social media star from Argentina.

14 Aug 2018 12:01 PM


Thousands gather in Israeli desert for meteor shower

Locals had the rare task of directing traffic on a moonless Monday night in Mitzpe Ramon in the heart of the Negev Desert.

14 Aug 2018 11:19 AM

Vienna tops Melbourne as world's most liveable city: Economist survey

Vienna regularly tops a larger ranking of cities by quality of life compiled by consulting firm Mercer.

14 Aug 2018 10:54 AM

Here's why zebrafish always have stripes

The process is extremely complex.

14 Aug 2018 9:33 AM

In-house green cover

With the paucity of space in high-rise apartments, there’s been a rise in the demand for vertical landscaping.

14 Aug 2018 6:25 AM

Stories at the museum

Storyteller Ulka Mayur breathes new life into folktales, as she infuses age-old narratives with music and drama.

14 Aug 2018 5:46 AM


Bon voyage birthmark!

That ugly birthmark that you have had all your life will now be gone forever with the Tri-Beam Q-Switch Laser Treatment.

14 Aug 2018 1:09 AM

Brimming with ideas

Their mother Pratibha also strives to keep the balance between their academic life and their business.

14 Aug 2018 12:31 AM

An atheist to the very end

Interestingly, although MK was an atheist, he did not prevent any of his family members from pursuing their beliefs.

14 Aug 2018 12:08 AM

A dangerous food fad

One such trend that has set social media abuzz is a smoking new dessert that allows one to blow out smoke without a fire.

14 Aug 2018 12:01 AM