From vintage chairs to shag rugs, retro decor makes a comeback
Rocking chairs are certainly not out-of-trend. In the 18th century they were in the limelight, and now once again see the spotlight. Authentic and ideal for a reading nook, they will make you feel cosy and relaxed.
President Donald Trump lights National Christmas Tree in Washington
President Donald Trump helped light the National Christmas Tree on Thursd...
Maruti raises production by 4% in Nov after 9 straight months of output cut
The company produced a total of 1,41,834 units in Nov as against ...
Over 400 youths from Jammu and Kashmir inducted into Indian Army
The passing-out-parade of the soldiers, belonging to different areas of Jammu and Kashmir, was conducted at the regimental centre of Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry at Rangreth in the outskirts of the city here, an Army official said.The parade was reviewed by the General Officer Commanding of Srinagar-based Chinar Corps, Lt Gen KJS Dhillon.
Amit Shah directs CRPF to keep combat profile young; shift aged troops to light jobs
Union Home Minister Amit Shah recently conducted a review of the force at its headquarters here after which he directed that the lead internal security force of the country should devise a mechanism that enables it to keep its fighting blood fresh and lethal at all times.A committee has been asked to submit its "specific" recommendations by Dec 15.
New solar power scheme to light up lives of rural farmers in Rajasthan
A solar power scheme to generate income for farmers from their unfertile land was launched last week. The proposal floated on Saturday requesting applications for setting up plants with capacity ranging from 0.5 to 2 megawatt would also benefit the discoms, and fulfil a long-standing demand of small solar power developers.
Alexa, turn on the lights: Amazon is set to roll out its voice assistant on low-powered devices
At present, the device has a minimum requirement of 100MB on-device RAM.
Ashok Leyland sales down 22 per cent in November to 10,175 units
The company had sold 13,119 units in the same month last year, Ashok Leyland said in a statement. Domestic commercial vehicle sales were down 25% at 9,377 units as against 12,570 units in the year-ago month, it added. Medium and heavy commercial vehicle sales in the domestic market were down 36% to 5,321 units as compared to 8,260 units in November last year.
Nobel laureate CV Raman: Exemplary scientist, made India proud with the 'Raman Effect'
Sir Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman was born in Tamil Nadu in November 1888. The physicist did pioneering work in the field of light scatterin...
Five home decor ideas for micro homes
In a small home, every inch of space counts, but there are ways you can create the illusion of more space. Here are some simple and easy-to-follow home decor tips through which small space can appear visually appealing and bigger.
Festival of Lights fails to revive India’s sullen animal spirits
Poor reading in all key markers signals a protracted slowdown, and may influence the RBI to cut rates more.
This light-sensing camera with more than 1,000 sensors can detect signs of alien life
Considered as one of the highest-performance cameras ever, it can also detect elusive dark matter.
Ayodhya: Old accounts by foreigners shed light on the shared history of temple site
An assistant commissioner of the Raj in Faizabad in the 1860s is among those who played, unwittingly, a key role in providing champions of the Ram Janmabhoomi movement substantive material to make the case that Hindus had launched their struggle for the 'janmasthan' in Ayodhya much before the Ram Lalla idol was installed in 1949.
Suits ain't in vogue anymore: Millennials match light denims with blazers as work wear
Menswear designer Kunal Anil Tanna says the blazers have transformed over the years.
Padma Shri awardee Nabaneeta Dev Sen's indefatigable lightness of being
The author's greatness lay in her dealing with the ‘serious’ and ‘frivolous’ with the same light touch.
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