At 508 kmph, this is now the world’s fastest production car.

Racing against the wind is quite literally what SSC Tuatara super car recently did, only to come out ahead, to become the world's fastest vehicle in production. At a lightening speed of 316 mph (approximately 508 kmph), it shattered the previous record of 277.87 mph (447.19 kmph) held by Koenigsegg Agera...

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GameStop rises on investor’s plan to make it an Amazon rival.

Ryan Cohen, the entrepreneur who built Chewy.com into a pet-supply giant and sold it for more than $3 billion, is now pitching GameStop Corp. on a lofty goal: becoming a true competitor to Amazon.com Inc., according to a person familiar with the matter.The video-game retailer’s shares jumped as much...

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Tesla Model 3 breaks Guinness World Record as fastest charging electric vehicle.

Tesla has entered the Guinness Book of Records thanks to its popular Model 3 sedan. During a sponsored run by Zero Carbon World charity, a Tesla Model 3 recorded the fastest charging time for an electric vehicle.Formula E racing driver from Mahindra Racing team Alexander Sims, along with Zero Carbon...

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NASA congratulates Indian astronomers on Star Galaxy discovery.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on Wednesday congratulated Indian astronomers on the discovery of one of the farthest Star galaxies in the universe estimated to be located 9.3 billion light-years away from Earth.“NASA congratulates researchers on their exciting discovery. Science...

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Noor Inayat Khan: Britain honours World War Two spy heroine of Indian descent over 75 years after her execution

A Muslim woman of Indian descent who spied for Britain during World War Two is being honoured on Friday with a plaque marking her former home in London, more than 75 years after she was executed in Germany.Noor Inayat Khan is the first woman of Indian origin to be given a blue plaque under the 150-year-old...

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JetBlue Airways deplanes woman, her 6 children as 2-year-old refuses to wear mask

Two recent incidents involving young children who refused to wear face masks show how airlines are struggling to balance safety with compassionate treatment of all their customers during a pandemic.JetBlue Airways forced a woman and her six children off a plane this week when her 2-year-old daughter...

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Covid-19: Children are silent spreaders of coronavirus, study finds

Children play a larger role in the community spread of Covid-19 than previously thought, according to a study which found that the younger people may not be as likely to become seriously ill as adults, but they can spread infection and bring the virus into their homes.The study, published in the Journal...

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Ferrari sets record for most expensive car ever sold online

In an auction that ended Aug. 7, Gooding & Co. sold a 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB the color of a white sand beach for $3.08 million. Even more unbelievable: It was done online. The uniquely engineered, 1-of-40 coupe commanded the most expensive sum ever paid for a car sold on the Internet.Such a high sale...

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Yamaha R1 owner arrested after hitting 299 kmph in Bengaluru, bike seized

The temptation to hit top speed in a car or a two-wheeler can get one into trouble. If not, sharing a video of such traffic violation will certainly spell trouble. Recently, a biker realised the truth the hard way.The biker shared a video of himself riding a 1000cc motorcycle at break-neck speed on one of Bengaluru's...

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Groom Dead, 111 Guests Test Positive For COVID-19 After Wedding In Bihar

More than 100 people who attended a wedding in Bihar on June 15 have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, in an incident being widely described as yet another example of community transmission. Samples from the bridegroom, who died a day after the wedding, have yet to be tested.111 guests attended...

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