Firewood Isn’t Just For Burning. You Can Do Much More With Something So Simple.

Firewood Isn’t Just For Burning. You Can Do Much More With Something So Simple.

Winter will be here sooner than you think, and you know what that means: horrible, cold roaring snow storms. Incidentally, that makes right now the perfect time to stock up on your firewood for the winter if you’re lucky enough to have a fireplace. You could also use this time to get creative with your woodpiles ..

JNU rape accused surrenders

JNU rape accused surrenders

Wanted for the alleged rape of a PhD scholar, Jawaharlal Nehru University student Anmol Ratan surrendered before the Delhi Police on Wednesday night. Conforming the development, Nupur Prasad, Add Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/jnu-rape-accused-surrenders/article9027005.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

Man Surprises His Sweetheart With A Romantic Proposal Inspired By Pixar’s ‘UP’

Man Surprises His Sweetheart With A Romantic Proposal Inspired By Pixar’s ‘UP’

Eric and Katherine are high school sweethearts, fellow nurses, and huge fans of Pixar’s UP. So when Eric decided to propose, he knew exactly what he needed to do. His romantic proposal consisted of a violinist, 700 balloons, over 100 roses, friends with cameras, and an incredible scrapbook that Eric made for Katherine. This moment ..

15 Ways To Get The Most Out Of That Bottle Of Baby Powder You Never Use

15 Ways To Get The Most Out Of That Bottle Of Baby Powder You Never Use

If you haven’t touched that bottle of baby powder since your kids were still in diapers, you’ve been seriously missing out on all the wonderful things the silky-soft stuff can do. From cleaning sandy feet to acting as a dry shampoo and even repelling ants, this powder is great for far more than just making ..

The book in my hand – July 10, 2016

The book in my hand – July 10, 2016

I am currently reading Rana Ayyub’s self-published book Gujarat Files. While the book could do with a dose of editing in terms of language, it is a remarkably courageous book in its ambition and Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/the-book-in-my-hand-july-10-2016/article8829220.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

These Cool Kids Are Killing It On Instagram And In Life. Good For Them.

These Cool Kids Are Killing It On Instagram And In Life. Good For Them.

Unless you’re a motorcycle-riding astronaut who’s also the lead singer of the world’s most rockin’ band, there’s always going to be someone that’s cooler than you. It’s the truth. I mean, come on, just look at yourself. You probably don’t even own a sword, let alone a golden one that shoots lasers and plays Van Halen ..

This Moscow Bar Is Apparently Home To A Ghost With A Severe Anger Problem

This Moscow Bar Is Apparently Home To A Ghost With A Severe Anger Problem

What is it with ghosts haunting bars? It seems like half of the ghost stories I read about are set in bars and pubs. Perhaps it has something to do with bars being places of life, or maybe spirits are drawn to these haunts because of the sadness that drives people to barstools around the ..

Toyota launches petrol Innova Crysta to overcome diesel ban

Toyota launches petrol Innova Crysta to overcome diesel ban

Japanese auto major Toyota has launched petrol version of its multi-purpose vehicle Innova Crysta in India priced up to Rs 19.63 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) as it looks fill the void in Delhi-NCR, where Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/business/toyota-innova-crysta-petrol-variant-launched/article8959929.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

A Deer’s Reaction To Seeing The Ocean For The First Time Is Beyond Cute

A Deer’s Reaction To Seeing The Ocean For The First Time Is Beyond Cute

Do you remember the first time you saw the ocean? Even if you don’t, you can imagine how wonderful it was…the cool waves lapping at your feet. When French filmmaker Anthony Martin captured this video of a deer experiencing the ocean for the very first time, he wasn’t expecting her reaction to be similar to ..

If You Spill Greasy, Nasty Food On The Carpet, There Is A Simple Solution

If You Spill Greasy, Nasty Food On The Carpet, There Is A Simple Solution

Don’t let a nasty pizza stain on the carpet haunt you forever. Greasy food can leave some pretty weird marks on the carpet if you don’t clean up properly. Thankfully, the key to cleaning up a mess can be as simple as using one thing you’ll find in your kitchen: baking soda. There are a ..

After 9-day battle, Ramya gives up

After 9-day battle, Ramya gives up

Little Ramya finally gave up on Saturday, having struggled for nine long days to recover from the debilitating wounds sustained in a road accident near Punjagutta graveyard nine days ago. Doctors of Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/after-9day-battle-ramya-gives-up/article8831265.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

They Didn’t Know What Their Baby Was Up To Until They Heard The Word ‘Amen’

They Didn’t Know What Their Baby Was Up To Until They Heard The Word ‘Amen’

Most parents would argue that when you hear a strange sound coming from your baby’s room at night, you immediately think the worst. But when Kathryn Whitt and her husband turned on the baby monitor, they were blessed with something sweet — the sound of their baby praying. Watch as little Sutton thanks God for ..

Farmers’ conference condemns

Farmers’ conference condemns

A farmers’ conference convened by various organisations as part of the agitation over the Mahadayi dispute was held amid tight police security in Navalgund on Thursday. A large number of farmers part Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/farmers-conference-condemns/article8944000.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

26 Sad, Sleepy Dogs Who Just Really Want Their Beds Back From Feline Thieves

At the end of a long day of fetch, chasing their tail, and taking several naps, all these sleepy dogs want is to curl up on their cozy beds. Unfortunately, someone has already beat them to the prime bedtime spot. Their cat siblings just won’t budge from the comfortable beds despite theses pups’ sad and ..

Beef is part of our diet, say Shantipura Dalits

Beef is part of our diet, say Shantipura Dalits

“If they are Hindus, what are we then,” asked a young man, who was part of a group gathered outside the house of Balaraj, one of the five Dalits attacked on July 10, allegedly by a Hindutva group on t Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/beef-is-part-of-our-diet-say-shantipura-dalits/article8898197.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

These 17 Ads From The Past Will Probably Disgust You. Unless You Really Hate Women.

These 17 Ads From The Past Will Probably Disgust You. Unless You Really Hate Women.

There was a time in the history of the United States where groups of people weren’t treated as equals. We have witnessed various atrocities committed in the US, most of which will never be equaled. However, some people might not realize the slow, insulting battle that women have been fighting over the decades against their ..

You Won’t Believe How People Used To Treat Serious Medical Conditions

You Won’t Believe How People Used To Treat Serious Medical Conditions

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); As it turns out, 2016 might not be the future we were promised when we were younger. There are no flying cars, and it seems like we’re doomed to suffer through the impact of climate change. That being said, at least we live in a world filled with the wonders of ..

She Cut The Top Off Of A Salt Container To Make Something I Need In My Kitchen

She Cut The Top Off Of A Salt Container To Make Something I Need In My Kitchen

Is there anything a mason jar can’t do? They just add the perfect amount of charm to any occasion with their versatile craft abilities. Just try to scroll through your Pinterest feed without finding at least one totally adorable mason jar craft — psych, you can’t! In fact, you’ll probably see way more than one. ..

Listen To A 1,000-Year-Old Song Being Played For The First Time In Centuries

Listen To A 1,000-Year-Old Song Being Played For The First Time In Centuries

As part of a huge restoration project that has been in effect for over 20 years, researchers at Cambridge University have finally restored a 1,000-year-old song back to its former glory. This truly beautiful piece of music from the Middle Ages is brought back to life in a haunting performance by Sequentia, a three-piece band ..

Why ‘Kabali’ was covered

Why ‘Kabali’ was covered

I would like to recall some of the observations made by social scientist M.S.S. Pandian at the symposium, “Making Meaning in Indian Cinema”, organised by the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/Readers-Editor/why-kabali-was-covered/article8894200.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

I Thought These Were Normal Cups Of Coffee… But They’re So Much Better.

I Thought These Were Normal Cups Of Coffee… But They’re So Much Better.

Looking for a nice pick me up as the day drags on? A couple of cups of coffee would really hit the spot, huh? Order up! These adorable cups of coffee are almost too perfect to be real. Imgur In fact, they’re a lot smaller than they should be. I guess it’s espresso? Imgur Surprise! The ..

Lok Sabha calls for ‘zero tolerance’ against terrorism – Times of India

The House also condemned the death of at least ten CRPF commandos in an IED blast, allegedly engineered by naxalites, in the jungles of Bihar’s Aurangabad district yesterday. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Lok-Sabha-calls-for-zero-tolerance-against-terrorism/articleshow/53283187.cms

This Robot Baby May Look Like A Cyborg, But Its Movements Are Creepily Realistic

This Robot Baby May Look Like A Cyborg, But Its Movements Are Creepily Realistic

Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper got some flack for using a hilariously fake baby doll in a pivotal scene. Maybe the Hollywood legend’s production team could have used some help from Millennium FX. This group, among other things, specializes in creating animatronic babies with creepily realistic movements. I almost want to console these mechanized little monsters! ..

5 Times Scientists Have Suspiciously Died After Making Big Discoveries

5 Times Scientists Have Suspiciously Died After Making Big Discoveries

Okay, say you’re the leader of a country and a few scientists discover something that could change the world. You could bribe the researchers to keep their mouths shut, but wouldn’t it be easier just to kill them? I’m not saying that this happens a lot, but there has definitely been some shadiness afoot over ..

This Disorder Makes You Addicted To What? That Just Doesn’t Sound Right…

This Disorder Makes You Addicted To What? That Just Doesn’t Sound Right…

BerryHappyBodies Münchausen syndrome is a psychiatric factitious disorder where the affected person fakes being ill. Often times, the faux symptoms are concocted to gain attention or fulfill the wish to be taken care of. The people listed below are the extreme, but even mild cases of the syndrome involve a lot more than running a ..

This Daredevil Dog Is Not Afraid Of Jumping Out Of Planes…Or Anything Else.

This Daredevil Dog Is Not Afraid Of Jumping Out Of Planes…Or Anything Else.

No, Riley the dog doesn’t want to go for a walk. For this four-year-old dachshund, it’s going to for a jump out of a plane or bust. Luckily for him, his owner Nathan Batiste is more than willing to comply with his daredevil dog’s desires. Having made over 400 jumps himself, there can’t be many ..

Rajini mania catches in Mumbai too

Rajini mania catches in Mumbai too

Writer-filmmaker Deepak Venkatesha has a ticket for the first-day first-show of Kabali at the SPI Cinemas Sathyam, Chennai. Much to his dismay, a sudden meeting will be keeping him away from the plan Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/entertainment/in-rajinis-aura/article8878907.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

Pet Costumes Just In Time For Halloween.

Pet Costumes Just In Time For Halloween.

Pet owners know that Halloween is a stressful time. You have to figure out a perfect costume for yourself, and for your animal friend, too. This can take a lot of brainstorming and cause some frustration. Luckily for you, these pet owners already figured out the best pet costumes money can buy. Rest easy and get one ..

This Instagram Artist Uses The World Around Him To Color His Creations

This Instagram Artist Uses The World Around Him To Color His Creations

You could say that the artwork of Nikolai Tolstyh is collaborative, since he uses the natural beauty around him to color his pieces — and we mean that literally. Tolstyh cuts out the silhouettes of various animals from white paper, and then hunts down the perfect backdrops to fill them in. He usually chooses backgrounds ..

Some Photos Just Lend Themselves to Hilarious Edits. This One Was Perfect.

Some Photos Just Lend Themselves to Hilarious Edits. This One Was Perfect.

Sometimes, photos just work out beautifully, like this one. When photographed from above, this cat turned into a perfect sphere of fluff: The original photo, already glorious. Even better, though, are the endless possibilities afforded to us by way of photo editing programs like Photoshop. Images as already fabulous as this one can be brought to ..

This Girl’s Body Was Totally Changed By Cancer, But She Never Stopped Dancing

This Girl’s Body Was Totally Changed By Cancer, But She Never Stopped Dancing

As if being diagnosed with bone cancer at age 9 wasn’t complicated enough, a girl named Gabi Shull also underwent a complex surgery in the hopes of one day leading a normal life. This brave girl has endured more hardship than most people face in a lifetime, and she’s not even old enough to drive ..

Baby abandoned in garbage truck stable

Baby abandoned in garbage truck stable

The condition of the baby girl, who was found abandoned in a garbage on Monday, is said to be stable. The baby was found in a gunny sack in the garbage truck and shifted to a hospital by the poura Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/baby-abandoned-in-garbage-truck-stable/article8839532.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

Here Is Exactly How To Make Crock-Pot Pizza  I’m Drooling!

Here Is Exactly How To Make Crock-Pot Pizza I’m Drooling!

Saying that you don’t like pizza is like proclaiming you hate fun. If you don’t enjoy a good slice now and then, you should probably go get yourself checked out. Now, on to more important things…whipping up your own pie at home! If you need to satisfy your pizza craving, but don’t want to make ..

These Crazy, Insane Things People Search On Google Will Make You Question Humanity. OMG.

These Crazy, Insane Things People Search On Google Will Make You Question Humanity. OMG.

Most people these days turn immediately to Google when they need to find the answer to something, so to make this infographic Search Factory, an Australian-based SEO company, used Google’s Keyword Planner Tool to gather these stats on the crazy stuff people actually search for on Google. The results were very…lets say interesting. No matter how stupid the question might ..

These Disney Locations Look Familiar Because They’re All Based On Real-Life Places

These Disney Locations Look Familiar Because They’re All Based On Real-Life Places

Disney is the epitome of fantasy and magic. The worlds created for these stories are figments of the imagination…right? Well, not necessarily. Most of Disney’s backdrops are actually based off of very real places. It’s pretty amazing that these magical worlds were inspired by places that we could visit in real life! Take a good ..

What He Did With Some LEGOs Is A Genius Organizational Trick

What He Did With Some LEGOs Is A Genius Organizational Trick

If you’ve ever worked on your laptop in a crowded cafe, you know how cramped things can get. After all, trying to fit all of your materials (and your coffee, of course) on a small table is a recipe for disaster. It always turns into a balancing act, but there has to be a better ..

There’s Something Surprisingly Modern About This Collection Of 100-Year-Old Photos

There’s Something Surprisingly Modern About This Collection Of 100-Year-Old Photos

Back in the 1980s, someone at the Preus Museum in Norway discovered a catalogue of century-old photographs in a box marked “private.” According to museum officials, there’s nothing strange about uncovering private, sentimental images tucked away with collections of professional work. It’s something that happens all the time when people go digging through the archives. ..

Awesome Dad Draws Art on Children’s Lunch Bags

Awesome Dad Draws Art on Children’s Lunch Bags

To make his children smile each and every day, this dad does something so cool to their lunches – he turns them into art. Each day, he draws on their sandwich bags as he makes them lunch. He does have one rule: they aren’t allowed to see it until lunch time when they get to ..