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#MeToo impact: No Nobel Literature Prize for the first time in 70 years

The last time the institution delayed a prize announcement was in 1949. —William Faulkner received the prize a year later, the same year Bertrand Russell was honoured

Published on 4th May 2018
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#PandemicTakeaways: Is it time to set apart competitive and Board exams for good?

The Telangana State Council for Higher Education has said that it is considering doing away with the 25 per cent weightage of intermediate marks in the EAMCET exam. Here's what it means for aspirants

Published on 11th March 2022
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#ThrowbackToday: A machine used to withdraw money at any time! No way

It was 52 years ago today that the first ATM machine was deployed in the USA. So in today's #TBT, we find out how ATMs rose to popularity and why now, they are not in a good place 

Published on 2nd September 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: It's time to really panic because the glaciers are melting and how!

In today's #TBT, we attempt to shed light on an environmental disaster that is happening faster than we expected — the melting of the glaciers. Like the one in Montana, USA. Urgent attention needed! 

Published on 10th May 2021
Aug_6

#ThrowbackToday: Once upon a time, aeons and aeons ago on Mars

In today's #TBT, we tell you about that one time back in 1984 that scientists found a meteorite that hailed straight from Mars and contained evidence that life existed on the planet once upon a time

Published on 6th August 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: Remembering Churchill on his death anniversary for all that he was, a wartime leader and a racist

In today's #TBT, we talk about the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom who was credited for leading the way through WWII. But he was also a deeply flawed leader and we tell you all about him

Published on 24th January 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: The first time humans recorded a comet colliding with the Almighty Sun

In today's #TBT, we take a trip back to a very significant day — the day when humans recorded an instance when a comet clashed with the Sun. What followed? Read on to find out

Published on 30th August 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: The first time Led Zeppelin's Stairway To Heaven was played live 50 years ago today!

In today's #TBT, we take you through multiple events. Today is Learn What Your Name Means Day and also the day when the English Rock Band Led Zeppelin played one of their most iconic songs live

Published on 5th March 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: The first time TikTok was banned in India and Madras High Court's role behind it

In today's #TBT, we remind you about the first time the talks of TikTok began for the inappropriate content that it might be showing. This is how the events unfolded back in the year 2019

Published on 24th April 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: The time when writer Arthur Conan Doyle came under pressure to revive Sherlock Holmes

In today's #TBT, we take you back to the time when the world's most famous detective received so much love that its creator was asked to bring back the spy from his death in the previous story

Published on 7th March 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: When cinema came to Bombay for the first time 125 years ago today

In today's #TBT, we talk about the iconic Lumière brothers who are the pioneers of cinema and when they dropped by Bombay with an assortment of six wonderful films, this is how the reaction was

Published on 7th July 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: When Macbeth the play was performed for the first time 415 years ago today

In today's #TBT, we talk about the tale of ruthless ambition and how it brought downfall and destruction. Of course, it was the greatest writer ever who could have conceived it just so

Published on 7th August 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: When the world said, 'Hi, Mickey Mouse', for the first time

In today's #TBT, we take you back to 1928, when the idea of Mickey Mouse first dawned on animator extraordinaire Walt Disney. Though the mouse had a bumpy start, he was successful eventually...

Published on 15th May 2021
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#WhatTheFAQ: 74th Republic Day is here. How is it different this time, what's the theme?

For the first time, tanks, weaponry and soldiers marched down the ceremonial boulevard Kartavya Path in New Delhi, which was previously known as Rajpath

Published on 26th January 2023
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#WhatTheFAQ: A blood moon to rise soon! Here are some lesser-known facts about today's eclipse

A blood moon eclipse is a somewhat rare phenomenon. And all lunar eclipses make for an interesting study, packed with fun facts. We note them down for you

Published on 8th November 2022

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