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Gold bar found in Mexico was Aztec treasure, says study.(Unsplash)

Gold bar found in Mexico was Aztec treasure, says study

By Agence France-Presse | Mexico City
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2020 04:08 PM IST
A gold bar found in a Mexico City park in 1981 was part of the Aztec treasure looted by Hernan Cortes and the Spanish conquistadors 500 years ago, a new study says.
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Art, treasure and jewel heists in Europe in recent times, listed.(Unsplash)
Art, treasure and jewel heists in Europe in recent times, listed.(Unsplash)

Art, treasure and jewel heists in Europe in recent times, listed

By Associated Press | Berlin
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2019 01:37 PM IST
Here’s a look at some other spectacular thefts in Europe in recent years.
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Upcycling low-value plastics into high-quality liquid products will now be possible through a new method that has been developed that improves current recycling methods.(Unsplash)
Upcycling low-value plastics into high-quality liquid products will now be possible through a new method that has been developed that improves current recycling methods.(Unsplash)

New discovery can turn plastic trash into treasure

By Asian News International | Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2019 10:51 AM IST
The catalytic method serves a one-two punch by removing plastic pollution from the environment and contributing to a circular economy.
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The museum will house skeleton remains of endangered marine species, including the 44-foot-long (13.5m) skeleton of a blue whale that was washed ashore at Kegaon beach near Uran in Navi Mumbai in June 2018.(HT FILE)
The museum will house skeleton remains of endangered marine species, including the 44-foot-long (13.5m) skeleton of a blue whale that was washed ashore at Kegaon beach near Uran in Navi Mumbai in June 2018.(HT FILE)

Sea the treasure: Navi Mumbai to get country’s first marine mammal museum

By Badri Chatterjee | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2019 12:42 PM IST
State allocates 30 crore for project; solar-powered museum to come up on 5-acre Airoli plot
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Firefighters gather near a fire truck as they work to contain a fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris early on April 16, 2019. - The main structure of Notre-Dame cathedral in central Paris has been saved after hours of fire-fighting to put out a devastating blaze, the city's top fire official said late on April 15. (Photo by Zakaria ABDELKAFI / AFP)(AFP)
Firefighters gather near a fire truck as they work to contain a fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris early on April 16, 2019. - The main structure of Notre-Dame cathedral in central Paris has been saved after hours of fire-fighting to put out a devastating blaze, the city's top fire official said late on April 15. (Photo by Zakaria ABDELKAFI / AFP)(AFP)

Some Notre-Dame treasures saved by French firefighters

By Agence France-Presse | Paris
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2019 08:56 AM IST
Dozens of fire engines and at least 18 high-pressure aerial hoses were used to contain the blaze which broke out at the Gothic masterpiece at around 6pm (1600 GMT) on Monday evening.
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Clint Eastwood remains one of the most succinct storytellers in the business. As an actor facing the camera for the first time in 10 years, he delivers a wrackingly poignant portrait of a flawed husband and father desperately seeking redemption.
Clint Eastwood remains one of the most succinct storytellers in the business. As an actor facing the camera for the first time in 10 years, he delivers a wrackingly poignant portrait of a flawed husband and father desperately seeking redemption.

The Mule is another gem and Eastwood, a national treasure, says Rashid Irani

By Rashid Irani | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON JAN 04, 2019 06:09 PM IST
Inspired by a true story, the film tracks a desperate 90-year-old who finds himself broke and decides to transport drugs for a Mexican cartel.
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Vinit Kenjale started with his collection with a 1940 model pf Matchless, a kinetic moped and an Indian made scooter.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)
Vinit Kenjale started with his collection with a 1940 model pf Matchless, a kinetic moped and an Indian made scooter.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)

52-year-old’s hobby turns into treasure of 450 bikes

By Anjali Shetty | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2018 03:16 PM IST
Businessman Vinit Kenjale, who has been collecting two-wheelers since 1940, recently received a mention in the Limca Book Of Records
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During the investigation, the police found that Jatav shot his son with a country-made weapon when he found that the teenager had tried to rape his cousin on the night of June 25.(Hindustan Times (REPRESENTATIVE PIC))
During the investigation, the police found that Jatav shot his son with a country-made weapon when he found that the teenager had tried to rape his cousin on the night of June 25.(Hindustan Times (REPRESENTATIVE PIC))

Not for hidden treasure, man killed son for rape bid on cousin

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Bharatpur
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 10:19 PM IST
Jatav’s relatives involved in the crime are absconding.
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Turn old and discarded items into pieces of art.(Photo: Sarang Gupta/HT)
Turn old and discarded items into pieces of art.(Photo: Sarang Gupta/HT)

Trash to treasure: Here’s how to turn discards into fabulous decor pieces

By Etti Bali | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2018 04:25 PM IST
From dried leaves to old books, here’s how to get imaginative and create conversation starter decor items at almost no cost.
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