Friday, Jan 27, 2023

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Mega two-day NFT event in Bengaluru to host over 300 artists

May 06, 2022 9:40 am

Namastey NFT is a large NFT community with a collective intention to democratise the understanding of the world of NFTs by bringing together artists, collectors, developers, influencers, and pioneers of the Web3 industry.

NFT is Collins Dictionary's word of the year. But what does it mean?

November 26, 2021 9:35 am

Digital artworks have been selling for exorbitant amounts in recent months and NFTs seem to have something to do with that. However, the dictionary definition leaves one none the wiser as to what they actually are.

Virtual real estate plot sells for record $2.4 million

November 24, 2021 11:57 am

Decentraland said it was the most expensive purchase of a plot of virtual real estate on the platform. The land is in the "Fashion Street" area of Decentraland's map and said it would be used to host digital fashion events and sell virtual clothing for avatars.

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Why gold prices are up, what investors should do

Updated: January 27, 2023 08:09 IST

Gold is one commodity which has given a sustained appreciation in value year after year, rising by around 88% in the past 10 years. Prices are expected to show an uptrend in the coming years.

Shotgun Wedding movie review: Jennifer Lopez lights up the screen alongside scene-stealing Jennifer Coolidge

January 27, 2023 08:08 IST

Shotgun Wedding movie review: After a failed attempt last year with the film Marry Me, Jennifer Lopez makes a more assured return to romantic comedies with the energetic new film co-starring Josh Duhamel, out on Lionsgate Play in India.

16-hour work hours, no creative inputs: Did Radhika Madan speak the uncomfortable truth about TV industry?

January 27, 2023 08:07 IST

At a time when OTT shows and digital content are slowly eating into television viewership and people are growing tired of the sanskaar, sindoor and suhaag trinity, is it time we looked long and hard at the future of the daily soap?

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023 LIVE Updates: PM Modi to address board exam students, teachers today

January 27, 2023 08:02 IST

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023 LIVE Updates: The Education minister has said that the registrations have increased by over 15 lakh. This year, a total of 38 lakh students have registered for the PPC 2023.

Dummy of Vinícius Júnior hanged off bridge ahead of derby

January 27, 2023 07:51 IST

The perpetrators used a black figure with Vinícius Júnior’s name on it, tied a rope around its neck and hanged it from an overpass in Madrid along with a banner with the words “Madrid hates Real.”

New UGC proposal: A better way to open up Indian universities

Updated: January 27, 2023 07:49 IST

Instead of trying to establish full-fledged campuses, a foreign university ties up with an Indian institution for joint degree programmes in some specific disciplines. Each entity can then focus on its comparative advantage

In wave of strikes, Russian missiles kill 12 across Ukraine

January 27, 2023 07:45 IST

As it has for months, Russia appeared to target Ukraine’s energy grid in subfreezing winter weather

Ronaldo’s Al Nassr knocked out of Saudi Super Cup

Updated: January 27, 2023 07:43 IST

The 37-year-old Portugal international, five-times Ballon D'Or winner, had a couple of chances to score but was well shackled by the Al Ittihad defence for most of the match.

How India can keep growing amid a global economic slowdown

Updated: January 27, 2023 07:41 IST

India can continue to do well if it learns pandemic lessons in smoothing shocks, and continues feasible low-resistance reforms

Israeli troops kill 7 Palestinian gunmen, 2 civilians in Jenin clash, Palestinians say

January 27, 2023 07:40 IST

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel was not looking to escalate the situation, though he ordered security forces "to prepare for all scenarios in the various sectors".