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Record-breaking nine-hour rainbow appears in Taiwan Record-breaking nine-hour rainbow appears in Taiwan


 

Taipei,  A record-breaking nine-hour rainbow appeared in the Taiwanese capital of Taipei, the media reported on Tuesday.

"It was amazing... It felt like a gift from the sky... It's so rare!" Chou Kun-hsuan, a professor at the Chinese Culture University's Department of Atmospheric Sciences, told CNN.

Daydreaming shows your smartness, creativity Daydreaming shows your smartness, creativity


New York, Worried about the habit of daydreaming or a wandering mind during meetings in office or at home? Take heart, it may not be as bad as you think, but a sign that you are really smart and creative, researchers say. The findings showed people with efficient brains may have too much brain capacity to stop their minds from wandering when performing easy tasks. "People tend to think of mind wandering as something that is bad. You try to pay attention and you can't. Our data

Half of milk, fruit, vegetable production in India go waste Half of milk, fruit, vegetable production in India go waste


New Delhi, Despite India being the worlds largest producer of milk and second largest producer of fruits and vegetables, about 40 to 50 per cent of the total output valued of $440 billion ends up being wasted, a study said here on Tuesday.

Demonetisation, GST may impact wedding season business - Assocham Demonetisation, GST may impact wedding season business - Assocham


New Delhi, Demonetisation, along with recently introduced Goods and Service Tax (GST), may impact the business of upcoming wedding season, staring November, by 10-15 per cent, industry chamber Assocham said here on Monday.

Send money via Facebook Messenger using PayPal Send money via Facebook Messenger using PayPal


San Francisco, Online payment gateway PayPal has allowed American people to send and request money via Facebook Messenger using PayPal accounts.

WhatsApp to soon give more powers to group administrators WhatsApp to soon give more powers to group administrators


San Francisco, The administrators on WhatsApp groups will soon be able to choose if other participants can modify the subject of the group, its icon and its description.

Goa's first private ferry service to begin in November Goa's first private ferry service to begin in November


Panaji, From November, if you have just hopped off a flight at Goa airport, instead of hiring over-charging cabs, try opting for a luxury coastal ferry for a ride to your destination.

Why females are more generous than men Why females are more generous than men



London, Ever wondered why women are more lenient in rewarding tokens than men? It is because the female brain responds more strongly to the prosocial behaviour than the male brain, which responds more to the selfish behaviour, finds a study.

Japanese woman dies from overwork Japanese woman dies from overwork



Tokyo, Japanese labour inspectors on Thursday ruled that the death of a 31-year-old employee of the countrys public broadcaster NHK was caused due to overwork.

Design tips for a wonderful festive home makeover Design tips for a wonderful festive home makeover



New Delhi, With the festive season around the corner, decorate your home elegantly with the right accessories, designer ceilings and many more, say experts.

Ishan Thacker, Associate Director at Vector Projects (I) Pvt. Ltd and Sudeep Kolte of the brand Saint Gobain India 

Indian jewellery brand to participate in New York Fashion Week Indian jewellery brand to participate in New York Fashion Week



New Delhi, Indian jewellery brand Narayan Jewellers by Ketan and Jatin Chokshi will be showcasing a diamond collection at designer Bibhu Mohapatra's show at the New York Fashion Week.

The show will be held on Friday, read a statement.

"Our jewellery lines are a distinct combination of craftsmanship and fashion Bibhu's collections mirror this philosophy and we are particularly proud to partner with him and ForeverMark on this endeavour," said Ketan Chokshi.

Dating sites can't predict romantic attraction Dating sites can't predict romantic attraction



New York, Dating websites which claim to match people with complex computer analysis of their traits and preferences may not really work, suggests new research.

The study published in the journal Psychological Science found that a machine-learning algorithm just simply could

How to maintain jewellery during the monsoon How to maintain jewellery during the monsoon


New Delhi, The monsoon has a lot to offer, but the season might turn out to be a little tricky for your jewellery. Keep it dry and use the right products to clean it, suggest experts.

Fine jewellery designer Pallavi Foley, Yogesh Salla, jewellery designer, Bjewelz - a premium jewellery retail brand 

Nokia 5' comes to India at Rs 12,499 Nokia 5' comes to India at Rs 12,499

 

New Delhi, Finnish start-up HMD Global, which owns the Nokia brand, on Monday announced the release of 'Nokia 5' smartphone in India.

It will be available in retail stores at Rs 12,499 from August 15.

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