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Mohammad Bilal
Mohammad BilalAug 12, 2022 | 16:53
3,500 kg explosives, 500 cops: How Noida's Supertech Twin Towers will be demolished on Aug 28

The twin towers of the bankrupt Supertech Emerald Court project, located in Uttar Pradesh's Noida Sector 93-A, will finally be demolished on August 28. The demolition comes after a nearly-10-year-long legal battle.

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Ayaan Paul
Ayaan PaulAug 12, 2022 | 15:56
Oscar winner Parasite predicted Seoul's Banjiha flooding tragedy 3 years ago

Remember the claustrophobic flooding scene in Parasite? Three years after Bong Joon-ho’s 2020 Best Picture Oscar winner served as a cautionary tale, Korean authorities moved to ban the infamous semi-basement flats after 13 people drowned in Seoul floods.

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Amrutha Pagad
Amrutha PagadAug 12, 2022 | 11:15
North Korea declares victory over Covid-19, says Kim Jong-un also suffered from fever

North Korea has done something it has never done before: admit that its Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un suffered from a health ailment. And it has also claimed, something no other country has so far: victory over Covid-19.

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Mohammad Bilal
Mohammad BilalAug 12, 2022 | 10:59
Another pitbull attack after Lucknow: 30-year-old Gurugram woman fighting for life

A 30 year-old woman was attacked by a pitbull dog in Haryana's Gurugram on Thursday. The woman was admitted to Delhi's Safdargunj Hospital where her condition is critical.

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Dristi Sharma
Dristi SharmaAug 11, 2022 | 18:34
India may see trans people as pilots soon as DGCA issues new norms

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has finally laid down rules of medical evaluation for people belonging to the transgender community. It can be considered the first step in the right direction for making the aviation industry more inclusive.

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Vivek Mishra
Vivek MishraAug 11, 2022 | 12:13
India okays Corbevax as booster for Covishield, Covaxin recipients: What you need to know

India has approved Covid vaccine Corbevax as a booster dose for those above 18 years and fully vaccinated with either Covishield or Covaxin. This is for the first time that a precaution dose that is different from the one used for primary vaccination has been allowed in the country.

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Vivek Mishra
Vivek MishraAug 11, 2022 | 10:36
Xi Jinping withdraws promise to not send troops to Taiwan. Is China preparing to invade the island nation?

A week after US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's Taiwan visit, tensions between China and the island nation continue. China on Wednesday withdrew the promise of not sending troops or administrators to Taiwan if it takes control of the island.

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Amrutha Pagad
Amrutha PagadAug 11, 2022 | 09:57
Justice UU Lalit: 10 points on next Chief Justice of India

India is set to get a new Chief Justice. President Droupadi Murmu notified the appointment of Justice UU Lalit as the next CJI effective August 27. Lalit will succeed outgoing CJI NV Ramana.

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Dristi Sharma
Dristi SharmaAug 10, 2022 | 15:35
Issey Miyake, the man who took Japan to Paris and gave Silicon Valley the black turtleneck

There are only a few designers whose names have become synonymous with fashion innovation and Issey Miyake was one of them. The Japanese artist-designer, who died on August 5, was known for his sharp pleating, iconic geometric Bao Bao bag, and signature fragrances. And of course, that iconic Silicon Valley turtleneck.

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Vivek Mishra
Vivek MishraAug 10, 2022 | 10:36
Nitish Kumar and the art of staying in power: A look at his political journey

Whatever you may think of Nitish Kumar and his politics, one thing that he knows very well is to stay in power. Kumar, who broke his alliance with the BJP and rejoined hands with the RJD, will take oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for a record 8th time on Wednesday (August 10).

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