Friday, Oct 07, 2022



What are the EU's new laws to regulate content online, and how do they compare with India's?

October 05, 2022 2:43 pm

The regulation will be published in the EU’s Official Journal on October 13, and the majority of its provisions will begin to apply 15 months after the DSA’s entry into force.

Babies taste, react to different food consumed by their mothers, study finds

October 04, 2022 9:56 am

In their findings, the team found that while foetuses exposed to carrot flavour displayed a 'laughter-face' expression, those exposed to kale consumed by their mothers showed more of a 'cry-face' response.

Expert Explains: UK financial crisis and global economic outlook

October 03, 2022 12:04 pm

Udit Misra speaks to Adam Tooze, Professor of History, University of Columbia, on the mayhem in UK economy and more.

Why do fast bowlers suffer frequent stress fractures these days?

October 01, 2022 7:26 am

India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah remains doubtful for the T20 World Cup in Australia next month due to a back injury. What are the reasons for stress fracture and does Bumrah's action make him more susceptible to it? We explain

Explained | From Donald Trump to St Xavier’s prof: what does it mean to launch a ‘witch hunt’ against someone?

August 22, 2022 9:08 pm

What are the origins of the centuries-old term, and why does it continue to resonate across geographies and cultures even today?

Explained: ITR filing deadline is over, this is what you need to know if you did not file your return by July 31

August 01, 2022 7:02 pm

You still have until December 31, 2022 to file ‘belated’ ITRs for FY 2021-22, along with a penalty of Rs 5,000 if your total annual income is more than Rs 5 lakh. If it is less than 5 lakh, the penalty will be Rs 1,000.

Explained: Who is Ranil Wickremesinghe, old warhorse with a (tough) shot at making history as Sri Lanka's President?

July 20, 2022 10:20 pm

The five-time PM inspires more confidence in western capitals and in India than many other Sri Lankan politicians. But he will first need to convince his people that he is not a Rajapaksa proxy.

Explained: Can green technology hurt marine biodiversity?

July 10, 2022 5:13 pm

The researchers argue that the growing demand for renewable energy technology, such as lithium batteries for electric cars, also pose a potential threat to marine ecology.

Explained: What is the IS-KP, the terror outfit behind Kabul gurdwara attack?

July 03, 2022 10:16 pm

Formed in 2015, the IS-KP is the regional affiliate of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant). Khorasan refers to a region that falls in modern-day Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Explained: Who is ‘cryptoqueen’ Ruja Ignatova, now among FBI’s ten most wanted?

July 03, 2022 10:00 pm

Investigators have accused the 42-year-old woman, who was born in Bulgaria, of defrauding victims of more than $4 billion (€3.83 billion) through the OneCoin cryptocurrency company that she founded in 2014