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  • Towards a Self-sufficient & Self-reliant India! Jan 20, 2021 05:15 PM IST

    Towards a Self-sufficient & Self-reliant India!

    An initiative to create awareness around the two national priorities right now, revive demand through ‘buy India(n)’ & promote self-reliance through ‘by India’.

  • Michelin France stars awarded in virtual ceremony Jan 18, 2021 07:24 PM IST

    Michelin France stars awarded in virtual ceremony

    The country famed for its cuisine saw restaurants shut for large parts of last year during what was one of Europe's harshest lockdowns, while strict curfews disrupted the dinner service.

  • In wheelchair, paraplegic Lai Chi-wai climbs up skyscraper in Hong Kong Jan 17, 2021 04:36 PM IST

    In wheelchair, paraplegic Lai Chi-wai climbs up skyscraper in Hong Kong

    The 37-year-old climber, whose car accident 10 years ago left him paralysed from waist down, could not make it to the top of the 300 metre-tall Nina Tower on the Kowloon peninsula.

  • Female bodybuilder with one leg captures hearts in China Jan 10, 2021 09:04 PM IST

    Female bodybuilder with one leg captures hearts in China

    Tears fill Gui Yuna's eyes as she describes losing her right leg in a road accident aged seven and school bullies kicking away her crutch to make her fall.

  • The ex-cop behind China's largest gay dating app Blued Jan 10, 2021 06:35 PM IST

    The ex-cop behind China's largest gay dating app Blued

    Browsing the internet as a young policeman in China, Ma Baoli recalls the sheer volume of web pages telling him he was a pervert, diseased and in need of treatment -- simply because he was gay.

  • How to do well during an automated video interview Jan 10, 2021 04:26 PM IST

    How to do well during an automated video interview

    Recruiters save time in the process since they are asking the questions only once and because they're able to watch the candidates' videos when they wish.

  • At the end of the year, some thoughts on endings of fiction Dec 26, 2020 11:32 AM IST

    At the end of the year, some thoughts on endings of fiction

    Some endings force readers to reflect and reconsider and some others can be shocking yet apt because of careful foreshadowing and a growing sense of necessity.

  • Four cool, affordable watches for 2021 Dec 26, 2020 10:58 AM IST

    Four cool, affordable watches for 2021

    You don’t have to spend crazy money to buy a neat watch. Meet anOrdain, Unimatic, Undone and BWC

  • Learn how WhatsApp is powering the growth of Indian SMBs Dec 22, 2020 02:52 PM IST

    Learn how WhatsApp is powering the growth of Indian SMBs

  • A silent night of Christmas movies Dec 20, 2020 11:35 AM IST

    A silent night of Christmas movies

    The themes of more recent holiday movies are largely of romance and family dysfunction, but Christmas films from a century ago are not as easily characterised.

  • Hangover cures: Fried skull, bull’s penis’ soup, lemon in the armpit? Dec 19, 2020 07:47 AM IST

    Hangover cures: Fried skull, bull’s penis’ soup, lemon in the armpit?

    Beer will flow and whisky will go on the rocks this festive season. But wait, before you step near the keg, prep your hangover-cure plans. Not the usual cures, please..

  • The rise and rise of pre-owned luxury watches Dec 18, 2020 08:11 PM IST

    The rise and rise of pre-owned luxury watches

    The global second-hand luxury watch market, which has been showing immense promise for the last half a decade, appears to have taken off in this cataclysmic year, with the COVID-19-induced lockdowns providing additional thrust.

  • It’s time to recognize and applaud our very own Engine Ke Superstars Dec 15, 2020 03:08 PM IST

    It’s time to recognize and applaud our very own Engine Ke Superstars

    From their shops to emergency roadside stops, our trusted and hardworking mechanics have gone wherever duty has called them, helping to keep our vehicles in shape. Now it’s time to celebrate the efforts of these TOTAL QUARTZ Engine Ke Superstars.

  • The Brian Chesky playbook for success Dec 13, 2020 08:27 AM IST

    The Brian Chesky playbook for success

    Airbnb’s spectacular IPO has made its CEO and the company wealthier than before. Here are some tips for success Chesky has shared in the past.

  • Tippling Point | The binge competition that Alexander organised Dec 12, 2020 02:16 PM IST

    Tippling Point | The binge competition that Alexander organised

    After the death of Calanos, Alexander wanted to organise a competition after the style of the Olympics in memory of the departed. But to Alexander's utter despair, the native Indians and Persians weren't familiar with any athletic event they could compete with the Macedonian soldiers. How about a drinking competition then! Someone suggested.

  • Discover how to use Instagram to grow your digital business Dec 11, 2020 06:43 PM IST

    Discover how to use Instagram to grow your digital business

  • Whisky 101 for dummies: Single malt v/s single grain, peated v/s unpeated, and many more questions answered Dec 05, 2020 07:57 AM IST

    Whisky 101 for dummies: Single malt v/s single grain, peated v/s unpeated, and many more questions answered

    For a spirit that was brewed illicitly and smuggled for over 150 years in Scotland, single malt in particular, and whisky in general, has journeyed centuries and several geographies. And yet, there is enough that is still swathed in fog, especially for a rank beginner.

  • COVID-19 has urged companies to embrace digitisation and harness the power of technology, says Amex India survey Dec 01, 2020 01:46 PM IST

    COVID-19 has urged companies to embrace digitisation and harness the power of technology, says Amex India survey

    Three out of four (75 percent) respondents to the survey said that their companies would like to spend more than last year in technology, as pandemic resets the business framework with focus on digitisation and hyper-efficient payment systems.

  • Game worn Air Jordans, Fifa Jules Rimet Trophy among sports memorabilia up for sale at December auction Nov 29, 2020 09:51 AM IST

    Game worn Air Jordans, Fifa Jules Rimet Trophy among sports memorabilia up for sale at December auction

    A Sotheby’s and Goldin auction offers a host of historical sports items belonging to the likes of Michael Jordan, Pele and Muhammad Ali.

  • Tippling Point | The story of how GlenDronach became an iconic drink  Nov 28, 2020 12:47 PM IST

    Tippling Point | The story of how GlenDronach became an iconic drink 

    GlenDronach obtained its official licence in 1823, quite early in a country where illegal hooch was the norm for centuries. It was second only to Glenlivet, that supreme Scotch expression, in obtaining official permission to distill whisky.

  • This Amritsar-based firm makes some of the world’s best shirts Nov 28, 2020 11:39 AM IST

    This Amritsar-based firm makes some of the world’s best shirts

    The company, 100Hands, started off with five tailors, and there were several teething problems and scepticism regarding their “Made-in-India” product. But today its large, air-conditioned factory employs some 170 people and produces about 80 shirts a day.

  • 30 years of Michael Madana Kama Rajan: An ode to Kamal Haasan's genius Nov 28, 2020 10:48 AM IST

    30 years of Michael Madana Kama Rajan: An ode to Kamal Haasan's genius

    Over the years, MMKR has acquired vintage status along with Pesum Padam (Pushpak). It has taken its position as among the best of comedies put together by Haasan.

  • Why should you ladder your investments to beat low FD rates? Nov 27, 2020 11:35 AM IST

    Why should you ladder your investments to beat low FD rates?

    As a preferred investment option for most customers, there is a lot to like in fixed deposit, which offers ease of investment, attractive returns, and luxury of high liquidity.

  • 2 Common mistakes to avoid while investing in stock for long term. Nov 27, 2020 10:44 AM IST

    2 Common mistakes to avoid while investing in stock for long term.

    Very few people can actually consistently make money in the stock markets by trading, while crores of people have created wealth by investing in equities for the long run.

  • Build great mobile-first ad creatives Nov 26, 2020 04:20 PM IST

    Build great mobile-first ad creatives

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