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Abhimanyu Chakravorty



Abhimanyu Chakravorty is Copy Editor

Salomon Wings Pro Review: This trail running shoe can save you from ankle injuries
Fri, Oct 23, 2015

The Wings Pro is a top contender in the hiking and trail running area.

‘Concealment’: A series of pictures on idol making shot through minimum spaces
Wed, Oct 14, 2015

The concept, 'Obstruction - looking at idols through minimum spaces', captures the essence of idol making during Durga Puja in New Delhi's Chittaranjan Park through an interplay of shadows, dark spaces primarily shot through tight spaces and objects.

Denmark’s intel agency denies terrorists using migration flow to enter Europe
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

A graph that shows which sections of refugee routes have been blocked by EU countries.

How to find your motivation and embrace your fears: Fitness trainer Kris Gethin explains
Fri, Sep 25, 2015

In his book, Bollywood By Design, one of the world's most celebrated fitness trainer Kris Gethin, explains that "Motivation is an evocative word - something that we try to see in ourselves and may disparage others for lacking."

Who gets what: Where refugees might go under new proposal
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

The EU has largely dithered in thrashing out a cohesive approach to the crisis with nations like Slovak, Serbia and several former Eastern Bloc countries rejecting mandatory quotas for distributing refugees among the bloc.

Europe migrant crisis explained in 5 graphs
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

Hungary is considering deploying the army as it looks to prevent the huge inflow of refugees and other migrants into the country.

CrossFit and Barefoot running done right can give you the right results
Fri, Sep 18, 2015

If there’s any criticism constantly aimed at CrossFit and Barefoot running, it’s the overarching view that they’re probably not for the average joe.

A six-pack can lead to chronic lower back pain. This is how!
Sun, Sep 13, 2015

One of the country's leading fitness expert looks at four of the most common fitness trends in India and debunks some oft-repeated myths around it.

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.