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    London’s Traflgar Square to celebrate Diwali this weekend

    Diwali! Everyone’s favourite festival is almost around the corner. As we approach closer to the festival we can see bright lights on the streets, sweets flowing freely (without the guilt of calories) and distribution of gifts, in short everyone is happier. That’s the reason why people from every corner of the world eagerly wait for the festival.

  • Can Mahindra make inroads in the Chinese electric car market?

    In a probable first for any domestic carmaker, Mahindra and Mahindra’s electric car arm, Mahindra Electric is on a hunt for a partner to launch a joint venture in China for manufacturing and selling electric vehicles in the land of the red dragon. The company sells EVs in India as well as the United Kingdom, and is also open to supplying parts to other EV makers.

  • Russia develops destructor beam weapons system: Report

    Moscow: The destructor beam of science fiction may finally be a reality with Russia developing a radio-electronic weapons system that disables on-board equipment on aerial targets, media reported.

  • India likely to use DRS in England Test series at home

    New Delhi: In what could be termed as a marked departure from its earlier stance, the BCCI is seriously contemplating using Decision Review System (DRS) during India’s upcoming home series against England.

  • Women prefer smartphones to their spouses: Study

    London: If your wife is spending less and less time with you and the warmth that you shared with her has cooled off, you have a new object to blame — her smartphone, suggests new research.

  • Common prostate cancer treatment may lead to dementia later

    New York: Men with prostate cancer who are treated with testosterone-lowering drugs are twice as likely to develop dementia within five years as compared to prostate cancer patients whose testosterone levels are not tampered with, say researchers including one of Indian-origin.

  • Comet impact led to ancient global warming event: Study

    New York: A comet strike may have triggered the rapid warming of Earth caused by an accumulation of atmospheric carbon dioxide 56 million years ago, which offers analogs to global warming today, researchers have found.

  • Amit Shah tells Samajwadi to control in fight first

    Kanpur: BJP President Amit Shah on Friday took a dig at the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh for the “deteriorating law and order” in the state, and said the party should first try to control the “infighting” within it.

  • Cellular signals-based navigation for driverless cars soon

    New York: A team of US researchers has developed a reliable and accurate navigation system that exploits existing environmental signals such as cellular and Wi-Fi rather than the Global Positioning System (GPS).

  • Cholesterol deprivation can kill brain tumour cells

    New York: Offering new hope for an alternative treatment of brain cancer, researchers have found that depriving the deadly tumour cells of cholesterol, which they import from neighbouring healthy cells, kills tumour cells and causes their regression.