Professor Sarah Kenderdine is visiting 12 countries around the world to create a multimedia atlas that features maritime sites associated with Buddhism. Once completed, she plans to tour the world with the exhibit. read more
Marhich Rkia Ali, 48, poses for a portrait in the Middle Atlas town of Anergui, near Azilal, central Morocco. Amazigh tattoos, whether simple or elaborate, usually consist of lines, dots, triangles and circles. Girls get their first ones during puberty and those who are able to tolerate the pain are considered mature enough for the adult responsibilities of life in the rugged mountains.
National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) officials said the shifting of jersey barriers in Gurugram is “temporary” until the traffic police can figure out the best possible combination for vehicular movement. read more
According to civic officials, the chairman of PCMC education committee will hold a meeting next week with officers of civic education department to discuss the plan, including project funding, in detail. read more
Maniac review: Visionary director of True Detective, Cary Joji Fukunaga returns with his most ambitious project yet, a mind-bending new Netflix show starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill. Rating: 4\/5. read more
Both John Abraham’s Satyameva Jayate and Vikram Motwane’s Bhavesh Joshi tackled similar themes: Corruption, idealism. But the better film bombed. Here are 5 other movies that prove box office and quality are unrelated. read more
NASA’s Mars InSight lander spacecraft had a perfect, on-time lift-off from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Station on Saturday. About 90 minutes after its launch, InSight separated from the Centaur and started its 6-month journey to Mars on its own:... read more
The atlas, officially named “inundation flood advisory”, will be most useful in Assam where the Brahmaputra swells every monsoon and submerges large tracts of land, including the Kaziranga national park, the Majuli river island and scores of villages... read more