TECH
A Space X Falcon9 rocket is readied for launch Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. (File Photo | AP)

SpaceX postpones rocket launch due to engine glitch

The unmanned Drago cargo ship is packed with food, gear and science experiments for the astronauts living in orbit.

One year later, what happened to 'Freedom 251', world's cheapest smartphone?

Ringing Bells Pvt Ltd had said last year that it would deliver 65,000 devices.

Snapchat plans to unveil Android smartphone: Report

Snapchat is also introducing "Our Story" -- a new global live story.

New method will change the way you charge your devices

The induced currents in the structure are channelled through discrete capacitors.

HEALTH

Shrinking the plate for a healthy lifestyle

A wellness retreat in the Western Ghats works on the philosophy of eating in small portions.

Mortality rates two-10 times higher in young criminals: Study

16 years after detention, 111 of those died.

Ayurveda: A pharmacopoeia for all

Drugs are often changed if it’s not suitable for the patient’s agnibala.

Quick bite into sickness

Those who love fast food and sweets are prone to liver diseases.

Travel

Tribal tales of exotica

Hidden in the labyrinths of rural Karnataka is the unique culture of the ancient Kuruba and Kodava tribals, one of India’s most endearing folk traditions

French kiss in Paris

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, here’s a list of romantic and offbeat experiences in the city of love for you and your beloved

Art house of the fantastic frescoes

In the dusty bustling little market town of Nawalgarh, I am vowed by the vividly colourful frescoes casually popping up on the walls of havelis.

Food

The insipid capital fests

There were four food fests that happened in the capital.

Hawai Adda: Airbus plane converted into restaurant in Ludhiana

The seating capacity of the restaurant has been reduced to 65. 

Berry berry nice

Make merry with the delicious goodness of berries in a dizzying spread of gourmet gospels

Chefs' choice: back to the homely basics

Home style food, in-house greens and herbs, regional cuisines, ethnic spices, chef-driven tasting menus, simplicity in flavours and ‘back to basics’ emerge as top trends in F&B this year.

Books

Dark matters

Cosmology expert Stuart Clark pursues the greatest granddaddy of our universe’s sum total of unknowns.

Reading is the key

Indian mythology is a treasure trove of stories.

The sisterhood of royal intrigue

A Mahabharata pastiche on how queens decided the future of kingdoms.

Spirituality

Merger of Shiv and Shakti

A practical example of merger of Shiv and Shakti is the institution of marriage.

The 112 ways of Shiva

You can call it God, Shiva or whatever you want.

Conquer your invincible desires

It just does not die out with the passage of time.

Breathe out anxiety and be with silence

The mind can relax its focus on the body.