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Abhimanyu Chakravorty is Copy Editor

Hardik Patel leads quota protests: Here are his top 10 quotes
Wed, Aug 26, 2015

Hardik Patel has rallied his communities message demanding reservation in government jobs and education under OBC quota.

Top 10 quotes by Sushma Swaraj on India-Pakistan NSA talks
Mon, Aug 24, 2015

During a press conference today, Swaraj said that Pakistan took 22 days to respond to India’s call for NSA talks and that if talks were to happen Pakistan should not involve any third party.

People flock to McDonald’s in Taiwan to ‘check out’ a female employee
Wed, Aug 19, 2015

Scores of people have been reportedly lining up outside McDonald's in Da’an District of Taipei City only to catch a glimpse of her.

IS militants force captives to kneel on bombs, blow them up later for apostasy
Fri, Aug 28, 2015

The well-choreographed video was purportedly shot in an unknown location in Afghanistan amid fluttering IS flags and shows militants with black face masks digging up earth and placing explosives.

ISIS executes 19 women who refused to have sex with fighters
Fri, Aug 28, 2015

The captured women were put to death as they refused to 'participate in the practice of sexual jihad'.

First-ever traffic light exploded in UK, but was a success in US. Here’s why
Fri, Aug 07, 2015

Google is celebrating 101 years of traffic lights by dedicating its doodle to the day.

Test your true mettle: This mud race will shoot your adrenaline through the roof
Tue, Jul 21, 2015

This year too, Mud Rush is organising another adrenaline-packed 5-km obstacle race alongside the scenic Dudhani Lake in Silvassa.

Hokey Pokey ice cream review: It’s all about funky wordplay and an immersive experience
Sat, May 30, 2015

This Mumbai-based brand is much more than just funky wordplay. They specialise in customising ice cream creations by mixing different flavours on what they call a ‘cold stone slab’.

I Say Organic: A 24X7 online organic food store that delivers within a day
Thu, May 28, 2015

In 2012, Kapoor started his own venture called ‘I Say Organic’, an online vegetable and fruit store, to address the growing demands and challenges in the organic food industry in India.

7 key running advice to help you run your best
Thu, May 07, 2015

Whether you’re starting new or already a runner, these handy tips will help you separate fact from fiction.

Four life skills only Kabaddi can teach you
Mon, May 04, 2015

Kabaddi might not rank among one of the popular sports in India, but the skill sets required to play the sport extend well beyond the game.

Nepal Earthquake: At Kathmandu Airport, a bit of panic, a lot of paranthas and puri
Mon, Apr 27, 2015

'We are here for you, don’t worry. We will take everybody with us' : Indian Air Force in Nepal

Iconic Swayambhunath stupa rattled
Sun, Apr 26, 2015

This was the second time an earthquake has hit Swayambhunath complex in recent times.

First Person: ‘I didn’t know whether to run or hide’
Sun, Apr 26, 2015

Some people stood on top of the rubble and shouted for help. I could hear one of them — a fellow tourist — screaming that her mother was trapped under the rubble.

Google joins search for the mythical Loch Ness monster ‘Nessie’
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

There is however, no evidence of its existence, and all accounts of ts presence are merely anecdotal.

From the outlandish to the plausible: MH370 conspiracy theories
Tue, Mar 17, 2015

The recent phase of search in the desolate waters of the Indian Ocean has failed to produce any clues.

48 hours at the Nagaur Cattle Fair: When time stood still
Tue, Feb 10, 2015

The fair is otherwise a very staid affair, lacking colours that people usually associate with rural Rajasthan.

Indian Ocean Tsunami Interactive: How and where the waves killed thousands
Fri, Dec 26, 2014

Our interactive story maps show the impact of the Tsunami that hit Asia on December 26, 2004

Police detain acid attack survivors from protest rally near Parliament
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Rupa and Laxmi alleged that the police instead of listening to their voices, beat them up along with other volunteers.

Interactive: Ride to the annual Pushkar Cattle Fair
Sun, Nov 16, 2014

We ride down to Pushkar, Rajasthan to witness one of their most vibrant annual Cattle Fair.

PM Narendra Modi joins Instagram; posts first picture from Myanmar
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

Modi joined Instagram while on a 11-day foreign tour in Myanmar.

Pushkar: The AWX camp offers a rustic experience, albeit in luxury
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

“This is our maiden glamping project, which caters to international and high-end domestic travellers," says Sameer Bhattacharya.

Photographer accuses PM Narendra Modi’s social team of stealing his photo
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Nepal wrote a message on his Facebook page saying he was honoured, but was concerned that his permission wasn't taken.

Triumph Motorcycles launches 1699 cc cruiser Thunderbird LT at Rs 15.75 lakh
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Triumph will also open a new dealership in Nepal next year.

ISIS, ISIL or Islamic State (IS): Where the name makes a statement
Wed, Apr 15, 2015

While the rhetoric against the ISIS has been consistent across the globe, their name hasn't.

Bacardi unveils new graphic novel to honour the brand’s heritage
Wed, Sep 10, 2014

When the duo decided to create this novel, Bacardi asked them to add drops of Bacardi rum in their inks for creating illustrations.

At least 18 feared dead as bus falls into gorge in Himachal
Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Locals and police are carrying out rescue operations.

Pro Kabaddi League: Puneri Paltan gears up for the ultimate challenge
Sun, Jul 27, 2014

Slated to start tomorrow in Mumbai, the organisers, players and the entire Kabaddi fraternity are betting big on the sport.

Interactive: The Gaza crisis
Sun, Nov 30, 2014

Here's an interactive timeline of events that unfolded in the past 15 days in Gaza.

Nikon Coolpix P340 review: Perfect for night photography
Sat, Jun 28, 2014

The add-on Wi-Fi feature and the fast f/1.8 lens will ensure you have a great field day.

11th edition of Royal Enfield Himalayan Odyssey kicked off from India Gate
Mon, Jun 23, 2014

The Himalayan Odyssey, will witness over 72 bikers from across India and the world descend in New Delhi to traverse 2700 km.

Indians most willing to trade Internet privacy for convenience of technology: Report
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

EMC Privacy Index shows a global paradox in people's behaviour and their stated wants and beliefs.

Exclusive – Sunny Leone: I am not going to shed the ‘sexy’ tag anytime soon
Fri, Jun 06, 2014

In conversation with the Indian Express, Sunny Leone talks about her journey in Bollywood, reality shows, and that she's isn't going to shed the 'sexy' tag anytime soon.

Exclusive interview: The current generation is very distracted, says Sindhi Sarangi legend Lakha Khan
Fri, May 30, 2014

The great masters have passed away and the next generation do not know as many songs, said Lakha Khan.

PM Modi: Edits in Pakistan media reflect hope, scepticism and humour
Tue, May 27, 2014

The Pakistan media is largely approaching Narendra Modi's appointment as India's Prime Minister with cautious optimism.

Lava Iris 504Q+ review: Camera disappoints, but the phone is stylish
Thu, May 29, 2014

At Rs 14,999, the Lava Iris 504 Q is a cheap, feature-rich phone.