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Life, More features, 19 Apr 2018

Tiny fly blows bubbles to cool off: study

The fly's bubble-blowing has been observed before, but its function has remained a mystery up until now.

19 Apr 2018 9:01 PM

Windsor prepares to cash in on royal wedding extravaganza

Royal wedding memorabilia has extended far beyond the official souvenirs.

19 Apr 2018 7:51 PM

New research reveals sea levels rising rapidly

Even small changes in sea levels can lead to flooding and erosion.

19 Apr 2018 5:00 PM

Police say Indiana man took taxi to and from bank robbery

The man passed a teller a note demanding money, but that he didn’t show a weapon.

19 Apr 2018 4:14 PM

Global warming killing the Great Barrier Reef: study

As part of a global heat and coral bleaching event spanning 2014-2017, the Reef experienced severe heat stress and bleaching again in 2017.

19 Apr 2018 4:14 PM


Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The production of this enzyme allowed a research team to produce something capable of digesting plastic more effectively.

19 Apr 2018 4:08 PM

Dr Asperger 'actively cooperated' with Nazis: study

Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism, typically involves deficiencies in social and communication skills.

19 Apr 2018 3:56 PM

Royal wedding obsession: fun can deepen to mental health problem

Mental health concerns have been raised by some fans’ deep fascination with the UK royal family, which seems to be at an all-time high.

19 Apr 2018 3:29 PM

What is hell? Here's what an expert says

Belief in an afterlife, where virtuous are rewarded with place in heaven and wicked punished in hell, is core teaching of Christianity.

19 Apr 2018 2:46 PM

Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni wants to ban oral sex, issues public warning

Museveni, who has ruled Uganda for 31 years, issues public ‘warning’ , says ‘mouth is for eating’.

19 Apr 2018 10:31 AM


Study finds canines cannot predict earthquakes

The first rigorous analysis of the phenomenon concludes that there is no strong evidence behind the claim.

19 Apr 2018 8:13 AM

A visionary developer

Venkatesh recalls facing several challenges, including finding accessible mathematical content to study.

19 Apr 2018 12:28 AM

Rediscover the child in you

As parents, your role is to nurture, protect, support, and provide structure and discipline.

19 Apr 2018 12:27 AM

Fight fear

Hacks to make fears and phobias lose their power and control over you.

19 Apr 2018 12:27 AM

India’s cashless society

TThe spectre of demonetisation queues at ATMs and banks returned to haunt citizens in many parts of the country.

19 Apr 2018 12:26 AM


Pankaj Tripathi receives award from CM Fadnavis

The actor was presented with this honour at a prestigious venue in Mumbai.

19 Apr 2018 12:26 AM

The ‘BIZ’Y activists

There is outrage at the recent rapes in the country and the business community is speaking up... to bring about change.

19 Apr 2018 12:24 AM

Breaking up with FaceBook?

While #DeleteFacebook is trending, it is not easy for users to suddenly cut off from the widely used platform.

19 Apr 2018 12:22 AM