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Looking to invest in IPOs? 3 Indian companies file papers to raise Rs 7,500 crore

Virat Kohli-backed Go Digital Insurance will raise about 5000 crore, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Concord Biotech will raise about 2,000 to 2500 crore and Rajendra Seksaria-backed Balaji Solutions will raise about Rs 400 crore.

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ED names Jacqueline Fernandez as accused in Rs 215 crore money-laundering case: 10 developments

Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez has been declared accused by ED in a money extortion case worth Rs 215 crore involving conman Sukesh Chandrashekar.

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Is Mount Everest the tallest mountain in the world? Mt Denali thinks otherwise

Which is the tallest mountain in the world? You will say Mount Everest. It's a fact that everyone knows since birth like they know the Earth is not flat. But the Denali National Park and Reserve in Alaska, USA, claims otherwise. It says Mount Denali is taller than Mount Everest.

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Ezra Miller is not alone. More celebs who have spoken up about mental health issues

The Flash star Ezra Miller (who goes by they and them pronouns) has broken radio silence on the series of charges against them and are seeking treatment for “complex mental health issues”.

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Supertech twin towers in Noida to be demolished on Aug 28: Latest details here

Noida based realtors Suptertech's 40 storey twin nowers, namely Apex and Ceyane will be demolished on August 28. The case which ran for nearly 10 years in the courts was finally given the nod for demolition by Supreme Court on August 31, 2021.

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Sensex crosses 60,000 mark. 5 key factors that made it possible

Sensex crossed the 60,000 mark for the first time in months on Wednesday (August 17). This has been possible because of a reversal of some past brutal trends like stock price crashes, a spike in crude oil prices, and FIIs pulling out their money.

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Cadbury chocolates worth Rs 17 lakh stolen. It is not the only time thieves came with a sweet tooth

Around 150 cartons of Cadbury chocolate bars were stolen from a godown in Lucknow. The thieves stole the entire stock in the godown, and also took away the CCTV cameras.

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Teesta Setalvad moves SC seeking bail in Gujarat riots case. Here's what you need to know

Social activist Teesta Setalvad has filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking bail in a case filed by the Gujarat ATS. The petition was moved by her lawyer Aparna Bhat asking for immediate hearing.

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AI makes dead woman talk at her own funeral. 5 technologies bringing the dead back to life

Losing a loved one can be devastating. Our cultures and religions help us get through the loss using rituals such as funerals, memorials etc. But now, there is one more addition that promises to help us grieve better.

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$1.9 billion in crypto stolen in 2022 as North Korea targets cross-chain bridges

Even as crypto investors have been looking at heavy losses due to devaluation of digital currencies, a report has said that losses arising from cryptocurrency hacks jumped nearly 60% in the first seven months of 2022 to $1.9 billion.

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Buying Manchester United is a joke, but Elon Musk owns some crazy expensive things

Tesla and SpaceX CEO, Internet's richest meme-curator, and the dad with the most unconventional kid names Elon Musk might be the owner of Manchester United, as is evident from a recent tweet. However, true to his style, his later tweets point to the fact that he might just be bluffing.

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One year since Taliban's return: What has changed in Afghanistan

It has been over a year now since the Taliban returned to power after US forces left Afghanistan. We take a look at how the country has changed during this one-year period.

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Delhi Covid positivity rate close to 20 per cent; new Omicron subvariant BA.2.75 on rise

Even though Delhi reported less than 1,000 Covid-19 cases after a fortnight on Tuesday, the positivity rate of 19.20 per cent was highest in 200 days. A new Omicron sub-variant BA 2.75, which has been detected in the majority of cases in Delhi, is also a cause of concern.

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The Salman Rushdie and Padma Lakshmi relationship: Marriage and divorce, to friendship now

Days after writer Salman Rushdie was attacked in New York, his ex-wife, Indian-American writer and model Padma Lakshmi took to Twitter to wish him a speedy recovery.

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Want to walk in the rain with your lover in Paris? You are more likely to get caught in a flood

France was in the throes of the sun and heatwave only days ago. Temperatures had soared 40 degrees Celsius, there was no rain, rivers were drying up and drinking water was decreasing. And so God answered their prayers.

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It took 50 years for the Academy to apologise to and honour Sacheen Littlefeather

50 years after her onstage humiliation at the Oscar ceremony, Native American activist and actress Sacheen Littlefeather received a formal apology from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and will be guest of honour at an Academy hosted event in September

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Number of lonely, single men is on the rise. Psychologist lists these 3 reasons

A psychologist has highlighted that there is a significant rise in lonely, single men. And this might get worse with time.

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6 metaverse updates that will blow your mind

The metaverse seems to be the breeding ground for evolution across multiple sectors. Dubai will be hosting its first metaverse event, Romanian Post is celebrating 160 years with an NFT launch, while Paris Hilton is set to party on her massive mansion in the metaverse.

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The Rishabh Pant-Urvashi Rautela story, and her endless controversies

Actress and model Urvashi Rautela and cricketer Rishabh Pant were rumoured love birds back in 2018 but now they brew a social media feud. After Rautela referred to a certain ‘RP’ in a recent interview, Pant shared a series of cryptic Instagram posts to give his own take on the controversy. 

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Scotland just made period products free for everyone. Where do other countries stand?

For the longest time, women have wanted free access to period products across the world. Scotland has now became the first country in the world to make period products like tampons and sanitary pads free for "anyone who needs them."

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Mahindra share prices zoom after 5 new EV launch curtain-raiser

Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) announced the launch of 5 new E-SUVs on on August 15, and kicked off a happy momentum for the stock market on August 16. M&M also launched its new platform Inglo, which will power all of its electric vehicles, using components from Volkswagen.

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UK okays Omicron booster, first country to do so: What we know so far

Covid vaccines like Covisheild, Covaxin, Sputnik and others are given for protection against the virus. But, the UK has become the first country to authorise a Covid-19 booster dose made specifically for the Omicron variant.

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Chinese manjha for kites is banned in India. How is it still being sold here

Kite flying is a cultural favourite among children and adults alike during festivals in India. But kite flying has often been marred in blood and death due to one reason - the Chinese manjha.

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