02 Jun 2014
Berlin: Scientists have successfully developed cellulose fibres that are stronger than steel and aluminium. A novel procedure developed by a Swedish-German research team spins extremely tough filaments from tiny cellulose fibrils by aligning them all in parallel during the production process.
13 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Prominent authors like William Dalrymple, Ramachandra Guha and David Davidar will feature at the second edition of the Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF) which will begin on September 27.
29 May 2014
London: Know why your kitten asks for more food as the mercury drops and chill settles in? They too, like humans, need comfort food in the winter.
03 Sep 2013
Kolkata: A new exhibition, starting in Kolkata on Tuesday, will showcase products designed by 3,500 craftswomen living in more than 100 remote villages of Kutch.
11 Nov 2013
New Delhi: Fashion designer Masaba Gupta, known for quirky designs and youthful collections, will open her first franchise store in Kolkata in December this year.
04 Nov 2013
Kolkata: Dig into savouries, sandwiches and continental fare named after batting great Sachin Tendulkar, courtesy a special menu dedicated to him here.
12 Feb 2014
London: Scientists have discovered four new galaxy clusters around 10 billion light years away from Earth, each potentially containing thousands of individual galaxies.
06 Aug 2013
New Delhi: As many as 60 vintage cars and bikes on Sunday took part in a rare car rally organized by Karnataka Vintage and Classic Car Club in Bangalore.
08 May 2014
London: Pregnant women show increased activity in the area of the brain related to emotional skills as they prepare to bond with their babies, a study has found.
18 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Actor Aamir Khan, great grand nephew of Muslim scholar and nationalist Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, will pay homage to the leader during the inaugural session of the fifth chapter of Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival (AKLF) 2014, its organisers said on Tuesday.