Coronavirus in India: Shocking video of a hungry man eating a dead dog’s carcass on the road sparks outrage

Indian citizen Pradhuman Singh Naruka, driving on a Rajasthan highway, was in shock as he tilted his camera from his car towards a man on the road devouring a dead dog's carcass. The incident has once again highlighted how hunger and poverty is ravaging India amidst the coronavirus lockdown.“This man is eating...

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Teachers, Techie Who Made 1 Lakh Turn MGNREGA Labourers Amid Pandemic

Chiranjeevi and his wife Padma set off early morning on their bike to their work site. Both were till recently teachers. Chiranjeevi holds a postgraduate degree and also a BEd degree that made him a social studies teacher 12 years ago. Padma holds an MBA degree and was working as a primary school teacher.The...

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Unlock iPhone With Face Mask Seamlessly After New Update: iOS 13.5 Release Imminent

iOS 13.5 update is now in final developer testing stage, and will also bring Apple’s Exposure Notification API for Covid-19 contact tracing apps.iOS 13.5 update for iPhones is reportedly set to to roll out for all users soon, bringing a much needed update that makes it easier for iPhone users to unlock...

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Sanjay Kumar: As India battles Covid, class divide is growing

Bringing back lakhs of migrant workers home is a herculean task, and the government must be complimented for that.Ever since Independence, we have known of our states, districts, blocks and panchayats as different administrative units to facilitate the smooth governance of our country.In our battle against...

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Man sets off on foot from Mumbai for Bihar amid lockdown. Gets home in 27 days

Soon after the Maharashtra government announced shutdown of workplaces from March 21 to check the spread of Covid-29, Harivansh Choudhary set off on foot from Mumbai, not knowing that it would take him 27 days to reach his village.A native of Darbhanga district in Bihar, the 32-year-old was employed...

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Indore Man Drives His Porsche Without Mask Amid Lockdown, Made to do Sit-ups

An Indore man’s joyride ended with him being made to do sit-ups as he was spotted driving around without a mask. In a video of the incident, that has gone viral on social media since, the man can be pulling over in his Porsche 718 Boxster, the luxury two-seater convertible sports car from the German...

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Muslims face a Ramadan like never before amid pandemic

Days before the holy fasting month of Ramadan begins, the Islamic world is grappling with an untimely paradox of the new coronavirus pandemic: Enforced separation at a time when socializing is almost sacred. The holiest month in the Islamic calendar is one of family and togetherness – community, reflection,...

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Mom rides 1,400 km on scooter to bring back son stranded in lockdown

With police permission, Razia Begum set out from Telangana on Monday morning to Nellore district in Andhra and returned with her younger son on Wednesday evening.Love for her son, courage and determination made a woman in Telangana ride nearly 1,400 km on a scooter over three days to bring him home after...

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Amid Delhi violence, a Hindu wedding in Muslim neighbourhood

As deadly clashes hit northeast Delhi this week, the family of a young Hindu woman living in a Muslim-majority area was forced to cancel her wedding.Dressed in her wedding finery, her hands laced maroon with henna and her skin cleansed with turmeric, 23-year-old Savitri Prasad said she was weeping in her home...

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Astronomers detect biggest explosion since Big Bang

Researchers say the blast is the biggest since the universe began. It occurred at the center of a galaxy cluster some 390 million light years away from Earth.NGC 4258, also known as M106, a spiral galaxy like our own Milky Way.Astronomers have discovered the biggest explosion seen since the begining...

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