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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

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Watch: Man sits on scooter as it hangs in air while getting towed

August 16, 2022 11:43 pm

The viral video was reportedly taken at a no-parking zone near Anjuman Complex in Nagpur’s Sadar Bazaar.

‘Silence of the Lambs’ caterpillars spotted in Wales garden

August 16, 2022 8:36 pm

Netizens were thrilled to find the creepy hawkmoth caterpillars that mostly sport a skull shape on their back, used as a calling card by serial killer Buffalo Bill in the 1991 Oscar-winning film, in a UK couple's garden.

'We chatted and smiled and cried a little': Writer Jamil Jan Kochai shares story of meeting his English teacher

August 16, 2022 6:51 pm

Fiction writer Jamil Jan Kochai who is the author of 99 Nights in Logar has won hearts online after he shared the heartwarming story of how he learnt to read and write English, and about meeting his old English teacher Susan Lung after searching for almost 20 years.

Family time: Heart-melting video of a little girl and her great grandfather

August 16, 2022 6:17 pm

The video shows the man lying on the bed as he interacts with his great-granddaughter and she kisses him on the face. There is an age gap of 97 years between the two, says the caption of the video.

This wholesome note about beekeeping is prompting people to recall old notes from late parents

August 16, 2022 5:47 pm

Amy Clukey, an English professor, shared a picture of a note written by her dad that she found nine years after his death.

A ‘special’ tribute to 75 years of Indian Independence wins hearts online

August 16, 2022 4:23 pm

Aayush Kundal, a specially-abled artist, paid homage to India’s 75 years of independence with a portrait.

Poster at railway station promotes civic sanitation with iconic dialogue from Deewar

August 16, 2022 3:31 pm

The poster warns people against spitting paan (betel) inside railway premises.

Twitter user shares ‘Peak Bengaluru’ moment after interesting chat with Rapido rider

August 16, 2022 2:32 pm

Parag Jain’s tweet sharing his encounter with a Rapido rider is raking up the likes on social media.

Watch video: Mother saves son from being attacked by a snake in the nick of time

August 16, 2022 1:52 pm

Netizens were shocked to watch the clip and many users praised the mother for promptly saving her son.

Independence Day: BBC Archive shares first television interview of Jawaharlal Nehru

August 16, 2022 12:01 pm

The interview is from June 1953 and it marked the first television appearance of Nehru.


The 'Jugaad technology' is here to stay; these pictures will show you why

September 16, 2019 10:11 am

Following are the pictures of some interesting and hilarious hacks people have devised to serve a purpose. Whether it is a broken shower quick fix or a make-do outdoor toilet, these pictures are sure to leave you ROFL-ing!

World Password Day 2019: Forgetting passwords to adding special characters; these memes say it all

May 02, 2019 9:44 am

World Password Day is celebrated every year on the first Thursday in May. The purpose of the day is to promote good security hygiene and password habits. To honour the day, here are some funny password memes for you.

Did you know the MAJOR difference between these 10 CONFUSING words?

April 12, 2018 9:59 pm

Many people get confused or rather don't even realise the difference, and get tangled up in the misconceptions. Don't worry, we have dug out some of the commonly mistaken words and explained the differences between them.

Stress Awareness Month: How this Egyptian artist fights DEPRESSION with these evocative paintings

April 05, 2018 6:13 pm

Excessive stress may lead to depression. During Stress Awareness Month (April), speaks to Egypt-based artist Sief Hamza, who fought chronic depression using art. Evocative and unsettling, his paintings have created quite a buzz on social media.

These pictures showing 'life in progress' are cracking people up!

April 03, 2018 8:55 pm

Before and after photos are usually a huge hit and generate a lot of interest. But this series takes that concept a notch whackier and has a very quirky take on how to pictorially show 'life in progress'.

Top 10 destinations from across the globe in 2018

March 22, 2018 4:49 pm

Trip Advisor comes up with its Travelers' Choice awards for the best destinations, hotels, restaurants, beaches. Planning a vacation? Note down these top 10 destinations to hop off to around the world in 2018.

13 times kids were WISE and SASSY at the same time!

March 21, 2018 11:30 am

People have been taking to social media platforms to share brilliantly hilarious conversations that either their child or someone they know had, and we can't thank them enough. Here are some samples to make your day! Mind you, let these be a warning to not always take on kids during word play.

First child, or the second? Here's how parents treat you differently

March 19, 2018 7:14 pm

Artist Weng Chen, a VR game designer based in the US, is a mother of two girls and, thus, has first-hand experience raising two kids and the difference in the way things are. Giving a fun twist to the first-born vs second-born treatment debate, this comic series is a laugh riot.

Why can't your nose be 12 inches long? (And more awesome questions)

July 04, 2022 3:18 pm

If you are one who'd rather give a twisted answer to a straight question and leave people in splits or have them roll their eyes ever so often, then this compilation of funny and witty question-answers is for just you.

Sushi art: Shoes to jackets, this chef's quirky culinary creations are droolworthy

March 10, 2018 8:56 pm

The Milan based chef and artist Yujia Hu who has an Instagram account named 'The Onigiri Art' is known for creating visual art with rice, sashimi, and nori. The first piece of art that was created by him was a tribute to Michael Jordan.