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On World Health Day, Mumbai Police Has A Special Message

On World Health Day, Mumbai Police Has A Special Message

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday April 07, 2021

World Health Day: Keeping in mind the rising number of COVD-19 cases in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra, Mumbai Police shared a photo on Twitter asking citizens to be "healthy, wealthy and wise" and avail vaccination services

Man Finds A Way To Bypass Social Distancing Rules. See Anand Mahindra's Post

Man Finds A Way To Bypass Social Distancing Rules. See Anand Mahindra's Post

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday April 07, 2021

While Anand Mahindra is usually a fan of jugaad, he did not find much to praise in this picture of a man who went the extra mile to have a conversation with a friend sitting behind a glass wall.

Giant Lizard Creates Chaos At Supermarket

Giant Lizard Creates Chaos At Supermarket

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday April 07, 2021

A video going viral online shows a giant monitor lizard knocking down products and sparking chaos at a supermarket.

Cop Comforts Crying Baby While Mother Casts Vote In Tamil Nadu. Viral Pic Wins Hearts

Cop Comforts Crying Baby While Mother Casts Vote In Tamil Nadu. Viral Pic Wins Hearts

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday April 07, 2021

A picture of an on-duty constable comforting a crying baby as its mother voted at a polling booth in the Tamil Nadu elections has gone viral on social media.

Watch: Very Ugly At Beauty Pageant - Winner's Crown Snatched

Watch: Very Ugly At Beauty Pageant - Winner's Crown Snatched

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday April 07, 2021

The winner of Sri Lanka's popular beauty pageant, "Mrs Sri Lanka", sustained head injuries after a fight broke out on stage during the crowning ceremony.

Did NASA Really Capture A Rainbow On Mars? Truth Behind Viral Pic

Did NASA Really Capture A Rainbow On Mars? Truth Behind Viral Pic

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday April 07, 2021

Recent images from NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover caused a flutter of excitement on social media, specially since one of them appears to feature a rainbow on the Red Planet.

The Curious Case Of The Speeding Scooterist In Smriti Irani's ROFL Video

The Curious Case Of The Speeding Scooterist In Smriti Irani's ROFL Video

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday April 07, 2021

Union Minister Smriti Irani took to Instagram this morning to share a video that makes for the perfect antidote to mid-week blues.

Sania Mirza On The Things She Heard Growing Up As A Girl Who Played Sports

Sania Mirza On The Things She Heard Growing Up As A Girl Who Played Sports

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday April 07, 2021

While Sania Mirza is today recognised as one of India's top sportswomen, she had to contend with sexist remarks and pointed digs while growing up as a girl who chose to play a sport.

Man Gets Smacked In The Face By Wood Plank In DIY Gone Wrong. Video Is Viral

Man Gets Smacked In The Face By Wood Plank In DIY Gone Wrong. Video Is Viral

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday April 07, 2021

A man, who was trying his hand on fixing the wooden decking, ended up hurting himself in a rather comical fashion. The ordeal was recorded on the home security system.

This Fishing Cat Family Is Making The Internet Go "Aww"

This Fishing Cat Family Is Making The Internet Go "Aww"

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Tuesday April 06, 2021

A family of fishing cats was captured on camera along the borders of Chilika lake in Odisha. The video was shared on Twitter by Indian Forest Service officer Susanta Nanda

Delhi #NightCurfew Sparks A Meme Fest On Social Media

Delhi #NightCurfew Sparks A Meme Fest On Social Media

Written by Sanya Jain | Tuesday April 06, 2021

Memes started pouring in on social media after the Delhi government announced a night curfew in the city from 10 pm to 5 am amid a rise in Covid cases.

<i>Desi</i> Influencers In US Groove To '<i>UP Bihar Lootne</i>' In This ROFL Video

Desi Influencers In US Groove To 'UP Bihar Lootne' In This ROFL Video

Written by Sanya Jain | Tuesday April 06, 2021

Niharika NM and Ruhee Dosani's dance routine on the song 'Main Aai Hoon UP Bihar Lootne' has crossed more than 2.7 million views on the photo and video sharing platform since being posted three days ago.

Is Elon Musk An "Alien"? Funny You Should Ask Because He Actually Answered

Is Elon Musk An "Alien"? Funny You Should Ask Because He Actually Answered

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday April 06, 2021

Elon Musk's tweets have made him an inspiration as well as an enigma for many. On Tuesday, Mr Musk was at it again when he answered a user who asked him "Are you an alien" with a one-word post "Obv", meaning obviously.

Kerala Boy, 9, Gets A Glimpse Of The Cockpit, Courtesy Rahul Gandhi

Kerala Boy, 9, Gets A Glimpse Of The Cockpit, Courtesy Rahul Gandhi

Written by Sanya Jain | Tuesday April 06, 2021

A nine-year-old from Kerala who dreams of becoming a pilot got a taste of the cockpit life, thanks to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi.

He Is 101, She Is 90. Married for 72 Years, They Share Secret

He Is 101, She Is 90. Married for 72 Years, They Share Secret

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday April 06, 2021

A 90-year-old woman and her husband, 101, have shared their tips for "couples in love".