Thursday, January 23, 2020


Noah emerges overall winner

A fastest time in the first stage saw Team TVS Racing’s Harith Noah finish as the overall winner in the fifth round of the MRF MoGrip FMSCI National Rally Championship for two wheelers at the Kethanur windmill farm near Palladam here on Sunday. The rally went down to the wire as both the Shoranur-based Noah […]


Carrie Fisher to feature in ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

The makers will be using previously unreleased footage shot for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’. Disney and Lucasfilm have announced the cast of “Star Wars: Episode IX”, confirming late actor Carrie Fisher will feature in the film. The star, who played Princess Leia in the film series, died in December 2016. To make Fisher a […]

The roll of dice

A new dance performance merges classical dance and music through an ancient game of Ludo Kathak danseuse Shama Bhate has internalised the idea of swarr, the seamless musical note since she was four years old – the happy result of which has been a 35-year-long career in the dance form. Fondly known as Shamatai, the artist […]

Science and Technology

Watch: Origami-inspired underwater trap helps study delicate marine creatures

The device was tested in the open ocean at a depth of 1,600 to 2,300 ft. Studying soft-bodied deep sea creatures like jellyfish and squid have been a difficult task for marine biologists as existing underwater tools cause damage or even kill them. Now, researchers from Harvard University’s Wyss Institute have developed an origami-inspired sampler […]

Life and Style

Solo in her SUV

Sangeetha Sridhar takes off on a Bharat darshan all by herself and hopes it will be the best experience of her life “India is one of the best countries to explore. I cannot wait to do it. This is my way to celebrate India”, says 51-year-old Sangeetha Sridhar. From Coimbatore, she plans to cover a […]

Yoga for ankle and foot mobility

All these asanas will help you a variety of actions When it comes to ankles, look at the three S-es: supple so they are flexible; strong, so they support your weight; and stable, so you remain balanced. All these help will you perform a variety of actions and activities. TADASANA (mountain pose) With feet together […]

Feeling so fresh about Sofrehh

Tucked away in Jubilee Hills, this bright blue food truck is a treasure trove of satisfying Persian gourmet sandwiches and marmalades “Feroza, but with a darker blue,” is how Arash Naseeruddin describes the pretty blue of his Sofrehh food truck. You might miss it if you don’t look closely enough because this eatery that’s growing […]