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#ChasingTheGold: How Archer Deepika Kumari, the Daughter of a Rickshaw Driver, Made It to Rio

Deepika began by practicing on homemade bows and arrows, using mangoes as targets........Read more

Bookmarked on 9th Aug 16

HelpAge India launches security app for elders

HelpAge India launches security app for elders - The new app released by HelpAge India on 14 June, 2016 provides security for elderly citizens across the country.........Read more

Bookmarked on 16th Jun 16

Don't fall in trap of schools giving useless degrees: Raghuram Rajan - Times of India

Sounding a word of caution to students on education loans, RBI governor Raghuram Rajan has said they should not fall prey to 'unscrupulous schools' which leave them with high debt and "useless degrees". He also said that efforts should be made to make degrees affordable to all deserving students.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Mercury Is About To Pass In Front Of The Sun, And It Should Be Incredible To Watch

It happens around 13 times a century: From our perspective, Mercury - the smallest planet in our solar system - will pass in front of the sun. Most of the world, including the United States, on Monday will be able to see the planet as a tiny black dot passing slowly in front of its host star. You shouldn't stare directly into the sun (ouch), but by watching online or using a telescope with a special filter, you can see Mercury in all its tiny glory.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Nvidia Announces GeForce GTX 1080, 1070 GPUs for High-Performance Gaming and VR

Nvidia's latest flagship GPUs are loads more powerful and efficient than their predecessors, and will support new features for gaming and VR.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Govt looks to create fund for steel firms under NIIF

The government is looking at creating a fund under India's first sovereign wealth fund, NIIF, which will address capital requirements of domestic steel companies.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Mahindra's XUV 500 AT in Australia

Mahindra Automotive Australia (MAAPL) has launched the automatic transmission version of the new age XUV500 in Australia.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Instagram is inspiring fashion that’s #uniquely_you

Wooden bow ties; helicopter and autorickshaw cufflinks; bags shaped like picnic baskets —accessories are getting quirkier as young men and women bid for the most Instagram hearts........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

ISL 2016: Gary Neville to be named new Delhi Dynamos manager? All the details here...

England right-back's appointment would mark a significant chapter in the league's progress.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

India men’s hockey team better prepared for Rio 2016 Olympics than London, suggests SV Sunil

India are clubbed along side Germany, Netherlands, Argentina, Ireland and Canada in Pool B in the Rio Olympics.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

'Traffic' review: Needless messaging spoils this Manoj Bajpayee-starrer - Firstpost

Traffic is inspired by a real-life incident from 2008 in Tamil Nadu that was reported in the news media.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Virat Kohli: Aggression helps my cricket

Virat Kohli has become a cricketing legend in India, but his temper has earned him negative headlines.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16