Netflix’s Nayanthara Beyond the Fairytale teaser: An intimate look at Nayanthara-Vignesh Shivan’s wedding, love story. Watch

Netflix on Tuesday released the teaser of its upcoming documentary titled Nayanthara: Beyond the Fairytale. The documentary is based on the star-studded wedding of Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan. The teaser gives us a glimpse of the couple sharing their beliefs and intimate details of their relationship. “I only believe in working. Definitely nice to know … Read more

In Karnataka, education officers worry about dearth of flagpoles in villages

District block education officers (BEOs), who have been entrusted the task of reaching out to students and their parents to encourage their participation in hoisting flags as part of the campaign, say that a lack of flagpoles could hinder villagers from hoisting the flag appropriately. Authorities in Ramanagara district are ensuring that flags are hoisted … Read more

India seeks to oust Chinese smartphone brands from Rs 12,000 phone market

India seeks to restrict Chinese smartphone makers from selling devices cheaper than 12,000 rupees ($150) to kickstart its faltering domestic industry, dealing a blow to brands including Xiaomi Corp. The move is aimed at pushing Chinese giants out of the lower segment of the world’s second-biggest mobile market, according to people familiar with the matter. … Read more

August 9, 1982, Forty Years Ago: French uranium

France will not impose special conditions for supplying enriched uranium to the Tarapur plant nor will it exercise any control over the reprocessing of spent fuel by India under an agreement to be concluded shortly. The foreign minister of France said that there seems to be no difficulty because India is not averse to the … Read more

MGIS complies with policy for kids from municipal schools: AMC school board

The municipal school board of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has submitted before the Gujarat High Court (HC) that the city-based Mahatma Gandhi International School (MGIS) has been complying with the condition of reserving 20 per cent seats for children from municipal schools and that “almost all” students recommended by the board were admitted. The … Read more

Planning to climb Mont Blanc? You might have to pay €15,000 to cover possible rescue and funeral costs

Climbers attempting to reach the summit of Mont Blanc may now have to pay a deposit of €15,000 to cover possible rescue and funeral costs in case they get stuck, or die. Jean-Marc Peillex, mayor of Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, from where climbers reach the highest peak in western Europe, announced this possible measure in response to many … Read more