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  • 10 of the coolest super powers you can ever have 3 hours 28 minutes ago

    Everyone at some point or the other has wanted superpowers. Heck we still want them. But superpowers is such a broad term. There are so many kinds of superpowers out there. Which one would suit you better? What would you wnat to be able to do the most? Tough choice, right?...
  • This Baba Sehgal song will tell you how important investments are 6 hours 37 minutes ago

    We live in an expensive age. Everything costs a lot and there are no end to unnecessary expenses. If we are to carry on like this without any concern for our future, we are likely to get into some serious trouble. Which is why Baba Sehgal has taken it upon...
  • San Francisco board approves wild animal performance ban 9 hours 59 minutes ago

    San Francisco's Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously to ban performances of wild or exotic animals for public entertainment, including appearances in circuses or on the sets of movies, television shows and commercials. The measure, approved 11-0 by the board on Tuesday and expected to be enacted in a final vote...
  • Former Washington state governor ejects man from car 10 hours 8 minutes ago

    Former Washington state Governor Chris Gregoire used fast thinking and driving to stop a stranger from climbing into her car in a store parking lot, Olympia police said on Thursday. Gregoire, who was governor from 2005 to 2013, packed her purchases into the car's trunk in a Lowe's home improvement lot,...
  • Despite a few similarities, 'Mr India' trumps 'Mr X' 2 days ago

    Vikram Bhatt's new science fiction thriller 'Mr X', featuring Emraan Hashmi as the protagonist, is a movie about invisibility. And the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of invisibility in Bollywood is 'Mr India'. The 1987 cult movie 'Mr India' has set a standard for science fiction...
  • 8 old songs that had really suggestive lyrics 3 days ago

    Old songs were amazing. They had class to them. No unnecessary sexualizing of random things ever happened in music back in the day. Or did it? Maybe if we look closely at some of the songs that we hum all the time with friends, family members and our bae, we...
  • This artist can literally see music and she paints her favourite songs 3 days ago

    Artist Melissa S McCracken has a unique gift. She can see music. And that is what she paints. What she has, is a neurological disorder called Synesthesia.Synesthesia in layman terms means that there is a wiring defect in your brain. As a result, when one sense organ works, another sense...
  • The sneak peek for 'Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice' is here 3 days ago

    Comic book fanboys and nerds all over the world, get ready to lose it! The sneak peek for 'Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice' is out and there is no looking back now! Although, the sneak peek has almost nothing in terms of content, it does build up the anticipation...
  • U.S. satellite launcher gets first Vulcan rocket request: change the name 3 days ago

    Hours after unveiling its next-generation "Vulcan" rocket, the company that launches most of America's satellites, United Launch Alliance (ULA), ran into its first problem - the rocket's name. "Vulcan is a trademark of Vulcan Inc. and we have informed ULA of our trademark rights," Chuck Beames, president of the Paul Allen-backed...
  • A wolverine tranquilized at New Jersey airport after chewing through cage 3 days ago

    Authorities at Newark International Airport in New Jersey tranquilized a wolverine who was en route from Norway to an Alaskan wildlife center on Wednesday after discovering the wild animal had chewed through his metal carrier. The 40-pound (18.kg) male European Wolverine was traveling to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center in Portage,...
  • 2 women read the creepy messages they received in the 'Other' folder on Facebook 4 days ago

    Have you ever checked the 'Other' message folder on Facebook? Irrespective of your gender you are like to find it filled with trash. Not very unlike the spam folder in your email account, this other folder is a cesspool of creeps, advertisements and just plain 'no idea what that was'. But...
  • 10 words that mean totally different things in Bengali and Hindi 4 days ago

    People say that 'Bengali' is the sweetest language ever. Maybe people associate it to the fact that Bengalis consume more sweets in one day than the entire population of Ethiopia eats in a week. Whatever be the reason, non-Bengali folk have a weird fascination with the langue in spite of...
  • 90s movies, MS Paint comics and life lessons; Sahil Rizwan's book is a fun read 4 days ago

    Life offers you lessons in form of almost everything that exists; be it people, or things or in case of Sahil Rizwan, a whole batch of weird Bollywood movies from the 1990s. Sahil Rizwan is a 26 year old internet person known widely across India as the guy-who-recreates-movies-into-MS-Paint-comics. Yep, he...
  • Pakistan's 'Burka Avenger' comes to India, will spread message on women empowerment 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A female cartoon superhero who dons a burka to tackle crimes against girls and other social ills is bringing her message of women's empowerment to India, the creator of the Pakistani children's series said. The Emmy-nominated 'Burka Avenger' series started in Pakistan in August 2013 and has since launched...
  • The killer smartphone feature that can help you have better sex, reveals viral Durex video 5 days ago

    This video has been watched almost 37 million times on YouTube and chances are you have already seen it. If not, read on and watch.This video that stretches for almost 4 minutes, explores how different couples are using their smartphones in the bedroom and comes up with one killer smartphone...
  • Every Saree has a story to it; what's yours? #100SareePact 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Everyone loves sarees, whether it is a woman, or a man who loves to admire the fairer sex donning this elegant piece of cloth. Sarees are beautiful. But it is a garment that has lost its popularity over the years because of a number of reasons. While it...
  • What would happen if Superman was adopted by the Waynes? 6 days ago

    Imagine a comic world where Gotham City did not have Batman. Instead, they had Superman. Because the Waynes decided to adopt baby superman. That'd be weird like hell. ...
  • From FedEx to fascist party: All that Hillary Clinton's new campaign logo has been compared to 6 days ago

    Hillary Clinton's campaign rollout on social media set Twitter abuzz as she likely hoped, but part of the discussion quickly veered away from the candidate herself to her new logo, and it got a hearty "thumbs down."The blocky blue "H" with a horizontal red arrow running through it looked like...
  • This video sums up the worst kinds of friends one can possibly have 6 days ago

    We are bound to your relatives, but thank God we can choose our friends, right? Wrong. Sometimes they are just there and there is no way to get rid of them. Friends come in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes they are good, and sometimes not so much. Kamina, fukatiya, dedh...
  • These Indianized versions of 'Game of Thrones' characters are spot on 6 days ago

    Lord Varys has proved on occasions more than one, that he is in fact the 'Game of Thrones' equivalent of Chanakya. He is shrewd, and cunning and subtle in his ways but at the end of the day, he has nothing but the best interests of the nation in his...
  • 10 posters that perfectly sum up the hypocrisy that plagues our society 6 days ago

    Even though we live in a nation that is on its way to become more and more progressive each day, we still have a lot to learn. There is a lot of double standards still prevalent in our society which somehow manages to stop us from progressing and reaching that...
  • Stand-up comic Biswa Kalyan Rath talks about the utter uselessness of the nail-cutter's design 6 days ago

    Stand-up comic Biswa Kalyan Rath is definitely the funnier one among the 'Pretentious' duo and he proves it beyond any doubt with this hilarious rant on the design of nail-cutters. What is funny is not only does he raise some very obvious questions that anyone should have, he says it...
  • Did Facebook temporarily take down the AIB net neutrality video to push for its own native video? 6 days ago

    New Delhi: This weekend the Indian Internet was buzzing about net neutrality and comedy collective All India Bakchod's first video after the AIB Roast controversy had a lot to do with it. Worried Indian Internet users, fearful of losing out on the free Internet, watched the video, shared it massively...
  • Why the 'Game of Thrones' episodes getting leaked is not a very good thing for fans 6 days ago

    Everyone loves 'Game of Thrones'. Some people love the violence, some love the nudity, and some love the realistic image it portrays in spite of being a fantasy series. But mostly people just love Tyrion Lannister and watch the rest of the show to witness a few moments of the...
  • AIB's video on #NetNeutrality gets removed from Facebook 1 week ago

    On April 11th, comedy group AIB released its first video since the controversial roast of Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor. This video was about #NetNeutrality. AIB sifted through the jargon and helped dumb down the idea of #NetNeutrality for the masses. The video was an instant hit and was shared...
  • Titanic deckchair may fetch 80,000 Pounds at UK auction 1 week ago

    One of a handful of deckchairs salvaged from the wreck of the doomed liner 'Titanic' could fetch up to a whopping 80,000 pounds at an auction in UK. The deckchair was found floating on the surface by the crew of the Mackay-Bennett, which was sent to recover victims' bodies after 'Titanic'...
  • Are you ready to brave these horrid places? 5 of the creepiest places on Earth 1 week ago

    Our planet is so very diverse in terms of places to be at. There are beautiful landscapes and giant mountains and temperamental oceans. And then, there are some places where you don't want to be, at all! These 5 places are as creepy as they can get. From dead lakes...
  • Dog rescued, recovering after falling 230 feet down Oregon cliff 1 week ago

    An 80-pound dog was recovering on Thursday after falling down a steep cliff while hiking with his owner in Oregon, requiring a rescue by a team of volunteers who specialize in plucking pets out of harrowing situations, the Oregon Humane Society said. Ranger, an 80-pound Great Dane and mastiff mix, suffered...
  • Washington state police find family's stolen vacation cabin 1 week ago

    A vacation cabin that disappeared off its foundation in eastern Washington state has been located several miles away, apparently stolen using a flatbed truck by people who intended to live in it, a law enforcement official said on Thursday. The Stevens County Sheriff's Office said deputies found the missing log cabin...
  • Coup de grass in France, as blind man says he, not dog, bit dope dealer 1 week ago

    A blind man has told a French court that it was he, not his guide dog, who bit a dope dealer selling him real grass rather than the stuff that gets you stoned. "I bit him. My dog didn't do it. Guide dogs are not attack dogs," Ouest France daily, who...