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  Life   More Features  15 Aug 2017

Life, More features, 15 Aug 2017

20 dogs have their day at Red Fort

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the 17-century iconic monument.

15 Aug 2017 8:18 PM

A firm just introduced a Game of Thrones inspired sex toy

The toy priced at Rs 7000 is shaped like a sword and is 11 inches long.

15 Aug 2017 7:02 PM

Climate change means more rain but less water in rural rivers: study

Researchers point out that city infrastructure is struggling to cope with the harsher downpours.

15 Aug 2017 5:21 PM

Picture of children in flood hit Assam hoisting national flag goes viral

The picture is winning hearts on the internet and has been shared by thousands.

15 Aug 2017 5:08 PM

Chain snatcher tries to get out of jail by dancing in the street

The notorious thief claimed that he was a professional dancer and started dancing in a bid to convince the cops.

15 Aug 2017 4:45 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

Books on Indian Independence you should read

We list five must reads that deal with India’s struggle for independence from fetters of British Raj.

15 Aug 2017 3:15 PM

Quotes by Indian leaders that inspire the country 70 years after independence

The words that have guided a country through decades of nation building.

15 Aug 2017 2:53 PM

India opens first Partition museum 70 years after bloody event

A new museum on the Partition of the Indian subcontinent will soon open its doors.

15 Aug 2017 2:17 PM

Find out why expensive wine taste better and it is all in the brain

Study says higher price tag on the bottle causes the reward centre in the brain to trick the taste processing regions.

15 Aug 2017 1:36 PM


New 'peace anthem' promotes harmony between India and Pakistan on I-Day

Created by Voice of Ram, video shows singers from both countries singing each others national anthems in bid to promote peace.

15 Aug 2017 12:12 PM

Emojis in work e-mails may portray low competence, says study

According to researchers smileys in e-mail are not perceived as warm, and in fact have negative effect on perception of competence.

15 Aug 2017 8:23 AM

Google creates beautiful doodle to celebrate India's Independence Day

Creation by Mumbai-based artist Sabeena Karnik depicts parliament house amidst motif of a symbolic wheel for the Ashok Chakra and peacocks.

15 Aug 2017 7:51 AM

Lifted away!

For people who want to sport a more natural age appropriate look, this new face-lift is the hottest treatment around.

15 Aug 2017 12:52 AM

Specially baked with love

Aditi Verma hasn’t let Down Syndrome stand in the way of her dreams. Having opened a bakery in Navi Mumbai, she aspires to own a five-star hotel.

15 Aug 2017 12:04 AM


Tales of parting from the midnight hour

Seventy years from Indian Independence, we speak to those who experienced the first taste of freedom and upheavals of Partition.

15 Aug 2017 12:00 AM