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Life, More features, 25 Dec 2017

Year ender 2017: Mysterious events that stunned people across the globe

Every passing year brings its own share of events and stories which add to the list of elusive cases that have left people wondering.

25 Dec 2017 7:34 PM

Why entitled people are less likely to follow rules

Researchers conducted a series of studies, first to see who was more likely to avoid following instructions in a word search.

25 Dec 2017 5:47 PM

Behold! the smallest Christmas card

Scientists have created the world’s smallest Christmas card that could fit over 200 million cards in a single postage stamp.

25 Dec 2017 3:42 PM

'This New Year, shed negative perceptions about your body'

That's a powerful reason to rethink the kind of New Year's resolutions we make for 2018.

25 Dec 2017 3:14 PM

Twitter user live tweets couple fighting, it goes viral

The argument ended when the brave woman threw her boarding pass at the man.

25 Dec 2017 3:07 PM


Man hitches a ride on another bike along with his vehicle

Video footage shows the man getting a lift home while sitting atop his bike on another motorcycle.

25 Dec 2017 2:44 PM

Canada govt website says Santa Claus is moving to South Pole

Statement on virtual page says Santa Claus has signed agreement to move to South Pole because of global warming in the Arctic.

25 Dec 2017 1:46 PM

Video shows dog getting brutalized by alligator

We don't know what happened to the dog, but by the sounds of the video, it seems like his curiosity got the better of him.

25 Dec 2017 1:23 PM

63 ft tall Christmas tree put up by Coimbatore-based hotel

A team of 30 persons worked for a week to create the 1.2 tonne tree in partnership with Dream Flowers events.

25 Dec 2017 11:57 AM

Diamond tycoon funds wedding for 251 young couples in India

Mass wedding in Surat featured included five Muslim couples, a Christian couple and two women who are HIV positive.

25 Dec 2017 10:50 AM


Find out why Jingle Bells is not a Christmas song

It turns out there is another whole verse which we all ignore in order to make the song more Christmassy.

25 Dec 2017 9:56 AM

Now, new system can help machines think like humans

New reservoir computing system uses memristors, requires less space, can be integrated more easily into existing silicon-based electronics.

25 Dec 2017 8:10 AM

Eat smart this festive season

Dr Sreekanth Appasani tells us how to stay healthy while partying smart.

25 Dec 2017 5:43 AM

Around the world on a shoestring budget

Abhilash Surendran, who quit a well paying job at an MNC, talks about touring across the world with a budget, having covered 80 countries so far.

25 Dec 2017 12:04 AM

Christmas from a forgotten village

Tucked away in the narrow bylanes of Mazgaon, the inhabitants of a historical East Indian village celebrate the spirit of Christmas together.

25 Dec 2017 12:00 AM