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Life, More features, 31 Jan 2018

Indian professionals feel less strategic, more skilled: Study

The word 'passionate' has also gradually been dropping the ranks, from number 2 (in 2015) to number 5 (in 2016) to number 6 this year.

31 Jan 2018 8:47 PM

Giant earthquakes not as random as thought: study

In 1960, South-Central Chile was hit by the largest known quake on Earth with a magnitude of 9.5.

31 Jan 2018 8:25 PM

J K Rowling shares insights into her writing style

On being asked if she creates a visual plan for her novels, she replied that she definitely do so in a table form.

31 Jan 2018 7:40 PM

Short commute boost more happiness than sex

The report suggested that the link is due to a sense of time pressure with commuters of long stretches.

31 Jan 2018 7:06 PM

Here's how lemons created the mafia

New study claims that a lemon craze in 19th century may have given rise to Sicilian mafia.

31 Jan 2018 5:46 PM


Knowing about these brutal dating trends will help you stay a step ahead

47 percent single people have experienced a trend which is all about men or women bragging too much about themselves.

31 Jan 2018 4:57 PM

Woman trying to raise funds online for breast reduction surgery gets death threats

One user said she should be punched and another said she should have her pout cut off.

31 Jan 2018 4:25 PM

Gene Sharp, lifelong advocate for nonviolent struggle, dies at 90

Sharp devoted his life to studying nonviolent struggle, deeply researching and documenting its use in human history.

31 Jan 2018 10:43 AM

Atheists show more intelligence than religious people, says study

It’s predicted people with no faith will make up only 13 per cent of global population by 2050.

31 Jan 2018 10:02 AM

Heart-wrenching portrayal of displacement issues

The play depicts Kashmiri pandit families located in a place called Nandigram. The households manage their daily expenses by doing various odd jobs.

31 Jan 2018 1:12 AM


Now, for a shadey wall

Here are a few quick tips to add a vibrant dash of colour to your home...

31 Jan 2018 12:12 AM

Thou art so inspiring

At the turn of the 20th Century, walk through history to explore the movements that enriched our spaces.

31 Jan 2018 12:12 AM

Competition at the CCI Open

Yasin Merchant along with Sonic Multani will spearhead the veterans challenge against the rest of the fray.

31 Jan 2018 12:11 AM

Lessons in conservation

Vijeesh Ethayi has been on a mission to expand the green cover on his land.

31 Jan 2018 12:11 AM

When the red moon shines

As stargazers lift their faces upward to catch a glimpse of this phenomenon, there are others who huddle superstitiously indoors.

31 Jan 2018 12:08 AM


Barter gone wrong?

The nexus between restaurants and bloggers — with the former getting publicity, and the latter getting freebies — is now falling apart...

31 Jan 2018 12:07 AM