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If There's A Scandal Involving Elon Musk, He'd Like You To Call It...

If There's A Scandal Involving Elon Musk, He'd Like You To Call It...

NDTV Offbeat Desk | Thursday March 25, 2021, New Delhi

Billionaire Elon Musk's amusing musings on Twitter, Day 3,947. The Tesla CEO on Thursday entertained fans with the suggestion of what he would like to christen a scandal involving him, if there is ever one.

Watch: Apple Uses Indian Beats To Promote iPhone12

Watch: Apple Uses Indian Beats To Promote iPhone12

Edited by Ridhima Shukla | Thursday March 25, 2021

Kicking off a new campaign to highlight the durability of iPhone 12, Apple released yet another advertisement which soon piqued the interest of viewers, especially across India, thanks to its use of Tabla beats in the video.

Watch: Shark And Alligator Swim Side By Side In Florida's Indian River Lagoon

Watch: Shark And Alligator Swim Side By Side In Florida's Indian River Lagoon

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Thursday March 25, 2021

Alligators are a pretty common sight in the coastal state of Florida in the United States, but what is not so common is spotting an alligator and a shark swimming side-by-side in perfect sync.

This Biker In Tamil Nadu Was Stopped By A Cop. Watch What Happened Next

This Biker In Tamil Nadu Was Stopped By A Cop. Watch What Happened Next

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Thursday March 25, 2021

A biker getting stopped by a policeman often means bad news. But here is a heartwarming story of a Karnataka cop who stopped a biker to offer him an opportunity to be a Good Samaritan.

Australian PM Shares Hair-Raising Clip Of Car Being Washed Away In Floods

Australian PM Shares Hair-Raising Clip Of Car Being Washed Away In Floods

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday March 24, 2021

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has shared a hair-raising video on his Twitter account. Initially shared by Transport and Main Roads Queensland, the clip shows a car on the streets being washed away due to the force of floodwater.

How A Fake Text Led To Student Being Scammed Out Of "Every Penny"

How A Fake Text Led To Student Being Scammed Out Of "Every Penny"

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday March 24, 2021

A woman has spoken up about how she was "scammed out of every penny" she had in the hope that her story will serve as a warning to others. British student Emmeline Hartley shared her experience in a Twitter thread that has gone viral online.

Clueless Woman Clicks A Picture With The World's Deadliest Animal

Clueless Woman Clicks A Picture With The World's Deadliest Animal

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday March 24, 2021, New Delhi

Little did a tourist know that an exotic trip to Indonesia could turn deadly. The woman barely made her way out of the clutches of death. Although posted on Monday, the video was shot three years ago, when the woman - an animal research student then - was studying in Bali.

Now In Their 60s, 3 College Friends Take 4,500-Km Road Trip

Now In Their 60s, 3 College Friends Take 4,500-Km Road Trip

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Wednesday March 24, 2021, New Delhi

"Sometimes all you need is a great friend and a tank of gas".

Hardik Pandya's Heartwarming Birthday Video For Big Bro Krunal

Hardik Pandya's Heartwarming Birthday Video For Big Bro Krunal

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday March 24, 2021

Hardik Pandya's birthday wish for his brother and India teammate Krunal came in the form of a video that might just leave you misty-eyed.

How Many Of These Things Did You Do In Lockdown? See Netflix's Checklist

How Many Of These Things Did You Do In Lockdown? See Netflix's Checklist

Written by Sanya Jain | Wednesday March 24, 2021

On this day last year, India went into a strict lockdown to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. One year later, Netflix India has shared a post looking back at just some of the things that people did during lockdown.

Close To 10 Million Views For Man's Unexpected Encounter With Sea Lion

Close To 10 Million Views For Man's Unexpected Encounter With Sea Lion

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday March 23, 2021

The video features a man trying to feed some birds from a boat. But in a surprising turn of events, a wild, free and majestic guest comes out of the water to give a rare appearance.

"Glorifying Poverty": Harsh Goenka Slammed For Sharing Pic Of Mother Working With Baby

"Glorifying Poverty": Harsh Goenka Slammed For Sharing Pic Of Mother Working With Baby

Written by Sanya Jain | Tuesday March 23, 2021

Businessman Harsh Goenka is facing backlash on Twitter for sharing a picture that many deemed offensive for glorifying poverty.

Catastrophic Floods Couldn't Stop This 'Miracle' Wedding

Catastrophic Floods Couldn't Stop This 'Miracle' Wedding

Written by Sanya Jain | Tuesday March 23, 2021

"Catastrophic" floods along Australia's populous east coast trapped a bride on the wrong side of town. That's when Kate Fotheringham reached out to Twitter for help.

Firefighters Rescue Visually Impaired Dog Stuck In A Pipe

Firefighters Rescue Visually Impaired Dog Stuck In A Pipe

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday March 23, 2021

Social media users are applauding a team of firefighters who rescued a visually impaired and deaf dog from a drainage pipe in St Augustine, Florida.

Delhi Police Urges People To Wear Masks With ROFL 'Pawri' Meme

Delhi Police Urges People To Wear Masks With ROFL 'Pawri' Meme

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday March 23, 2021

To urge citizens of the national capital to stay at home and take precautions amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Delhi Police decided to take a creative approach