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This Woman's "<i>Jugaad</i>" For A Wedding Has Twitter Amazed

This Woman's "Jugaad" For A Wedding Has Twitter Amazed

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Saturday May 08, 2021

Dressing for a special occasion like a wedding can be tricky in times of a pandemic. At any given point of time, if we are stepping out in public, wearing a mask becomes absolutely necessary if we want to protect ourselves from the deadly infection.

5 Of The Most Expensive Divorces Before Bill-Melinda Gates Split

5 Of The Most Expensive Divorces Before Bill-Melinda Gates Split

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Saturday May 08, 2021

After 27 years of marriage, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, 65, and his wife Melinda Gates, 56, created a flutter around the world when they announced their divorce saying they have given it "a great deal of thought".

These Covid Heroes Feed Over 100 People Daily For Free Amid Lockdown

These Covid Heroes Feed Over 100 People Daily For Free Amid Lockdown

NDTV News Desk | Saturday May 08, 2021, New Delhi

Harsh was just five years old when he lost his father in a car crash in 1998, but that didn't deter his mother from committing to raise him single-handedly.

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Share New Picture Of Son Archie On His 2nd Birthday

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Share New Picture Of Son Archie On His 2nd Birthday

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Friday May 07, 2021, New Delhi

Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor - the son of Meghan Markle and Harry - is already two.

Lose The Meetings, Ditch Acronyms: Elon Musk's 7 Rules To Increase Productivity

Lose The Meetings, Ditch Acronyms: Elon Musk's 7 Rules To Increase Productivity

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday May 07, 2021, New Delhi

The entire world now admits that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is a genius, and nobody minds taking a suggestion or two from him.

Huntsman Spider And Babies Takes Over Car In Stomach-Churning Video

Huntsman Spider And Babies Takes Over Car In Stomach-Churning Video

Written by Sanya Jain | Thursday May 06, 2021

Australia has a reputation for being abundant in creepy crawlies, but nothing could have prepared one Sydney resident for the sight that confronted her when she opened her car recently - and found it overrun with spiders.

California Governor Candidate Brings 500 Kg Bear To Rally

California Governor Candidate Brings 500 Kg Bear To Rally

Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 06, 2021

One of the many Republican candidates vying to replace the governor of California in an upcoming vote caused a stir Tuesday by bringing a bear to his political rally.

Why Police In Uttar Pradesh Seized 20 Kilograms Of <i>Rasgullas</i>

Why Police In Uttar Pradesh Seized 20 Kilograms Of Rasgullas

Written by Sanya Jain | Thursday May 06, 2021

Police in Uttar Pradesh recently arrested two people for violating Covid guidelines while celebrating the results of the recently-held panchayat polls in the state. They also seized 20 kgs of rasgullas from their possession.

This Bride And Groom Exchanged <i>Mangalsutras</i>. What Happened Next

This Bride And Groom Exchanged Mangalsutras. What Happened Next

Written by Sanya Jain | Thursday May 06, 2021

When Shardul Kadam said that he would wear a mangalsutra on his wedding day, his decision to turn an old ritual on its head raised many eyebrows.

Spotted In Australia: A Monster Moth So Heavy That It Can't Fly

Spotted In Australia: A Monster Moth So Heavy That It Can't Fly

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday May 05, 2021

A giant moth -- so big and so heavy that it struggled to fly -- was found at an Australian school on Monday.

Signal Vs Facebook In Complicated Claim And Counter Claim. Instagram Also Involved

Signal Vs Facebook In Complicated Claim And Counter Claim. Instagram Also Involved

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday May 05, 2021

Signal, a privacy-positive messaging platform, has said that Facebook banned a series of ads that it tried to run on Instagram - a claim that Facebook has dismissed.

"Are The Bidens Giants?": This Joe Biden-Jimmy Carter Pic Has People Baffled

"Are The Bidens Giants?": This Joe Biden-Jimmy Carter Pic Has People Baffled

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday May 05, 2021

Are the Bidens suddenly very big? Or have the Carters shrunk? That's what Twitter is asking after a pic of US President Joe Biden and wife Jill dwarfing former president Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter went viral.

Belgian Landowner Accidentally Moves Border With France

Belgian Landowner Accidentally Moves Border With France

Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 05, 2021

A Belgian landowner risked triggering an international incident by moving an old stone boundary marker that has denoted his country's border with France since the 1820 Treaty of Kortrijk.

"Been A Challenging Time": Jennifer Gates On Her Parents' Divorce

"Been A Challenging Time": Jennifer Gates On Her Parents' Divorce

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday May 05, 2021

Jennifer Gates, the eldest daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates, broke her silence on the divorce of her parents in an Instagram Story.

Viral Video: Irish President's Dog Steals The Show On Live TV

Viral Video: Irish President's Dog Steals The Show On Live TV

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday May 05, 2021

A video of the President of Ireland's dog interrupting his address to a news channel to demand attention is winning hearts on social media.