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Idli, rajma among top 25 dishes damaging biodiversity: Study
short by Shalini ojha / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A study published in the journal PLOS ONE said idli and rajma are among the top 25 dishes damaging biodiversity. The study examined the biodiversity footprints of 151 popular dishes globally and 'lechazo', a Spanish roast lamb dish, topped the list. "India was observed to be involved with the production of mostly high biodiversity footprint dishes," the researchers wrote.
short by Shalini ojha / 10:51 am on 24 Feb
IPS officer Manoj Kumar Sharma, who inspired the film '12th Fail', revealed that he and his IRS officer-wife Shraddha Joshi have a "no gift system". "When my wife and I were preparing for the exams...we...decided...we'll not wear diamonds and jewellery. She still doesn't wear it," he stated. "We don't give each other gifts on anniversaries and birthdays," Sharma added.
short by Daisy Mowke / 04:43 pm on 24 Feb
13-yr-old Pak boy set to marry after giving parents ultimatum
short by Saumya Agrawal / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A 13-year-old Pakistani boy who is set to get married to a 12-year-old girl has sparked outrage online. The boy told his parents that he would continue his studies only if he was allowed to get married. After parents of both the families agreed, their 'Baat Pakki' ceremony took place last week.
short by Saumya Agrawal / 10:07 am on 24 Feb
Little girl's life goal is to eat whole pani puri - Watch video
short by Saumya Agrawal / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A little girl shared her life's goal with her mother. In a viral video, little Amayra said she eats pani puri by breaking it into pieces. She said that when she grows up, she will eat a whole pani puri. When her mother asked her if that's her life goal, she nodded her head with excitement.
short by Saumya Agrawal / 04:46 pm on 24 Feb
Mom accidentally 'bakes' iPad in oven, explains how it happened
short by Saumya Agrawal / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A woman shared how her mother accidentally baked her iPad in the oven in a Reddit post. She also shared a photo of the iPad which was damaged beyond repair. The mom explained the incident happened when she was cooking in kitchen and "it was certainly not intentional". A Reddit user said, "She's lucky the battery didn't explode or something."
short by Saumya Agrawal / 11:07 am on 24 Feb
Florida man casually holds live shark with bare hands
short by Saumya Agrawal / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A Florida man posted pictures of himself holding a shark with his bare hands. The pictures were posted on Instagram by Hood Fishing Entertainment. A video shows the man holding the shark by its tailfin as it swims back into the sea. The post has shocked netizens. One user said, "Man caught a whole great white like it's a catfish."
short by Saumya Agrawal / 04:20 pm on 24 Feb
Nani's reaction to granddaughter's body-hugging dress goes viral
short by Saumya Agrawal / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A video of a woman named Trisha asking her nani if her body-hugging dress is "too much" has gone viral. Her nani said, "Bahut sundar hai." Trisha said, "I was so tongue-tied that I couldn't switch from English to Hindi. I wasn't expecting this reaction!" Netizens loved nani's reaction. One user said, "Meri mummy iske andar high neck pehna deti."
short by Saumya Agrawal / 04:31 pm on 24 Feb
VIDEO: Woman performs vulgar dance at Mumbai's railway station
short by FPJ Online Edit / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
The creator is seen putting her life in danger for few likes and views on social media. The woman is seen in the video risking her life by dancing with a man who is seen inside a moving local train at Malad Railway Station. The woman is holding the hand of the commuter and dancing at the railway station.
short by FPJ Online Edit / 05:10 pm on 24 Feb
When we think of actor Shahrukh Khan, the words that immediately come to mind are ‘King of romance’. There are many takeaways on love that one can take from his movies. Be it his character's never give up attitude in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge or his platonic & selfless love for Preity Zinta's character in Veer Zara.
short by Shreya Garg / 10:58 pm on 25 Feb
Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant’s love story unveiled
short by Vanshika Singh / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
Mukesh Ambani's younger son Anant Ambani is all set to kickstart his grand pre-wedding celebrations with his fiancee Radhika Merchant. For the unversed, Anant and Radhika's bond traces back to their childhood. Their friendship blossomed over the years, eventually evolving into a romantic relationship that captured the public's attention in 2018.
short by Vanshika Singh / 11:08 am on 24 Feb
Hyd woman abducts tv anchor in bizarre marriage attempt: details
short by Bhana Neur / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
A woman in Hyderabad was arrested for stalking and kidnapping a television anchor for marriage. This act was allegedly prompted after the woman was scammed and cheated by another man using the anchor's photographs on a matrimonial site. According to the police, the 31-year-old woman runs a digital marketing company and is a managing director of five other companies.
short by Bhana Neur / 12:57 pm on 24 Feb
Vivek Oberoi Opens Up About Battling 'Dark Times'
short by Raksha / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
In a candid revelation, Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi recently shared his personal struggles during an emotional interview with Humans of Bombay. The actor, known for his roles in hit films like "Company" and "Saathiya," opened up about a phase in his life where he found himself in a "very dark place," to the extent of considering ending things.
short by Raksha / 09:42 pm on 24 Feb
Mt Everest: Nepal to make e-chips mandatory for climbers
short by Sanchita / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
The Himalayan nation of Nepal will soon make it mandatory for all climbers headed to Mount Everest to carry an electronic chip. This would help rescue parties in case of any emergency at the world's highest peak. The previous Spring climbing season at Mt Everest saw at least 17 deaths by May 2023.
short by Sanchita / 04:48 pm on 24 Feb
Do bulls charge when they see the colour red?
short by Devika Kapoor / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
We have seen that bulls often charge toward the colour red, and it is a common belief that they get angry at it. It is because we have made our minds believe in these things for ages. But do bulls get angry when they see red, or is it something else? Let us find out in this article.
short by Devika Kapoor / 07:19 pm on 24 Feb
Did you know that Australia once waged war on Emu?
short by Devika Kapoor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
The emu is a flightless bird which can be found mostly in Australia. After the ostrich, it is the second tallest bird in the world. They are the cultural icons in Australia, but there was a time when the country had to wage a war on these birds. Read on further to know the reason why it happened.
short by Devika Kapoor / 10:14 pm on 25 Feb
Nest Asia explores culinary link of Northeast and Asia in new menu
short by News Mill Editor / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
Radisson Blu Guwahati's Nest Asia, a premium Asian cuisine restaurant, now features Northeast delicacies in their Asian menu highlighting cultural connect between India's Northeast, South East Asia. Elevating NE cuisine, it showcases dishes from each state, offering soups, appetizers, main courses, desserts. The restaurant also emphasizes rich array of Asian options, ensuring a diverse experience.
short by News Mill Editor / 10:20 am on 24 Feb
Do you know: This is the forest of stones
short by Devika Kapoor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Tsingy de Bemaraha is a stone forest with towering structures of limestone formed by tropical rain, wind pressure and erosion over millions of years. Despite posing numerous challenges to visitors, its awe-inspiring view attracts explorers from across the globe. The forest spans an area of around 595 square kilometres.
short by Devika Kapoor / 10:27 pm on 25 Feb
How gharial is different from crocodile and alligator?
short by Devika Kapoor / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
After almost 75 years, Indian Gharial has been spotted in Greater Kaziranga. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has placed them under the red data list as critically endangered. As there is some cheer from Kaziranga, do you know the difference between a crocodile, a gharial and an alligator? Let us find out.
short by Devika Kapoor / 07:05 pm on 24 Feb
17 Travel books that will inspire your next trip
short by Pritinanda Behera / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
Whether you are planning to explore new places or just looking for a good read, the desire to discover something new is exciting. As travellers, we love getting inspired not just by the destinations we dream of but also by the stories we hear from adventurers. So, get your bags ready, pick up a book, and let the adventure begin!
short by Pritinanda Behera / 08:08 pm on 24 Feb
The highest point in Kutch, Gujarat, is Kalo Dungar, where vehicles seem to defy gravity and go up the slope instead of coming down. Any vehicle, if left out of gear (neutral), will roll up the slope, as has been witnessed by lakhs of people so far. The place also offers a panoramic view of the Great Rann of Kutch.
short by Rashmi / 02:18 pm on 25 Feb
This empire is said to be largest in Indian history
short by Devika Kapoor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Make no mistake, the Mughal Empire was indeed a massive empire and one of the most important in the history of the Indian subcontinent. However, according to some historians, there was another empire that could lay claim to being the biggest empire the subcontinent had ever seen.
short by Devika Kapoor / 10:32 pm on 25 Feb
Most inappropriate book titles that will leave you shocked!
short by Pritinanda Behera / on 24 Feb 2024,Saturday
Over the years, writers have used words in powerful ways, creating book titles that make us think, laugh, and sometimes, even gasp. Whether it is clever wordplay that makes us smile or titles that push the limits, literature has never been afraid to spark debates. The stories behind these eye-catching titles, make us wonder, and sometimes, even shock readers worldwide.
short by Pritinanda Behera / 12:38 pm on 24 Feb
Pics show 1,300-year-old temples found in Telangana
short by Subhash Kamble / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Archaeologists have unearthed two ancient temples dating back to the Badami Chalukyan period, along with a rare inscription, in Mudimanikyam village of Nalgonda district, Telangana. The temples, estimated at least 1,300 years old, showcase unique architectural styles, blending Badami Chalukyan and Kadamba Nagara influences.
short by Subhash Kamble / 06:44 pm on 25 Feb
Man makes Rs 14 cr by eavesdropping on wife’s calls during WFH
short by Prashant Singh / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), on Thursday, said that Tyler Loudon, a 42-year-old from Houston, has pleaded guilty to securities fraud after earning a profit of $1.7 million through the purchase and sale of stocks based on information he overheard from his wife's business conversations while they were both working from home.
short by Prashant Singh / 12:20 pm on 25 Feb
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