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  Life   More Features  24 Oct 2017

Life, More features, 24 Oct 2017

Around half of all milk, fruits and vegetables produced in India are wasted

The cold chain market has grown steadily in the last few years and this trend is projected to continue until 2020.

24 Oct 2017 8:25 PM

6 Generations help 103-year-old celebrate birthday

Irene Chouinard turned 103 on Monday. Over 100 of her kin gathered Sunday in her honor.

24 Oct 2017 8:10 PM

John Grisham explores student loan debt in latest novel

Readers will still make this another blockbuster best-seller from the master of the legal thriller.

24 Oct 2017 7:58 PM

Man in yard mistakes coyote for neighbor's dog, gets bitten

Police say the man was bitten on Sunday evening in Ashburnham and they're advising people to stay away from coyote and unfamiliar dogs.

24 Oct 2017 7:51 PM

Man assaults woman 200 times in a year, claims he has sexsomnia

The man said that the condition made him have sex in his sleep and that he had no recollection of what happened.

24 Oct 2017 7:40 PM


New AI system can read your mind!

Each type of information is processed in a different brain system - which is how the brain also processes the information for objects.

24 Oct 2017 7:38 PM

Amul offers business proposition to Railways on Twitter

Indian Railways had introduced the refrigerated van service with an aim to facilitate the transportation of perishable commodities.

24 Oct 2017 5:33 PM

Bear with massive tongue undergoes surgery to remove it after being saved by monks

A team of veterinarians believes the infection was caused due to elephantiasis which is common among people in Myanmar.

24 Oct 2017 5:18 PM

Magic mushrooms may help curb crimes: study

The study found that those who have used psychedelic drugs had 27% decreased odds of theft, and 22% decreased odds of arrest for a crime.

24 Oct 2017 3:17 PM

Waaah: Crying babies push same ‘buttons’ in mothers’ brains

The research found that mothers in 11 countries tend to react the same way to their bawling child.

24 Oct 2017 3:06 PM


Fear of spiders, snakes deeply embedded in us: study

Fear of snakes and spiders is of evolutionary origin. Mechanisms in our brains enable us to identify them and we react to them quickly.

24 Oct 2017 2:10 PM

Website helping Muslim men find second wife has 100,00 users in UK

This is despite bigamy carrying a sentence of up to seven years in prison in the country.

24 Oct 2017 12:19 PM

UK Politicians share ‘me too’ stories in wake of Weinstein scandal

While one admits men were always hitting on her when she first joined Parliament, another reveals she was assaulted by her boss.

24 Oct 2017 11:09 AM

Saving finances make people happy, says study

Happiness with money situation tends to rise with age, even though income peaks in midlife and then generally declines.

24 Oct 2017 9:02 AM

Seeking beauty in imperfection

Lush Hues of velvet, minimal touches of imperfection and pantones of pastels, the year 2018 will take us back to soul spaces.

24 Oct 2017 5:49 AM


Space your self

Gifting gets personalised with these eclectic ideas to suit different personalities.

24 Oct 2017 5:44 AM

Run alongside your pawfect pal

The organisers have also brought on board the Pet Practioners Association of Mumbai (PPAM), who will be present at the event with five main doctors.

24 Oct 2017 12:16 AM

A ray of hope in dark times

As a mother, Fauzia feels only relief that Zeenat has been reunited with her own family.

24 Oct 2017 12:12 AM