Saturday, Dec 04, 2021


Omicron Covid-19 Variant: WHO Says Delta Measures Effective Against It

Dec 03, 2021 Deutsche Welle

Omicron Covid-19 variant: The WHO has warned the Asia-Pacific region faces a surge in Covid-19 cases as the Omicron variant spreads. Elsewhere, a British study found that mRNA vaccines provide the biggest boost to antibody levels.

In Meeting Government's Energy Use; Factories, Households Face Darkness In China

Sep 27, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

A components supplier for Apple Inc.'s iPhones said it suspended production at a factory west of Shanghai under orders from local authorities.

In Queen Elizabeth's Christmas Message, Space For Diwali, Vaisakhi And Eid

The 94-year-old monarch, who spent her first Christmas in decades without a larger royal family gathering, called for tolerance and mutual respect.

'Gol Gappa' Langar On Christmas Day An Instant Hit At Farmers' Protest Site

Dec 25, 2020 PTI

What prompted Surender Kamboj and his friends to start this novel langar was seeing a child loitering near a stall selling 'gol gappa'.

Jose Mourinho: Tottenham Hotspur Don't Have Easy Run After 'Big Six' Clashes

Tottenham played four of the Premier League's 'big six' in the space of five games but Jose Mourinho is not expecting things to get easier

25 December, 2020

Ahead of Christmas, New Year, These States Have Withdrawn Night Curfew; Check List

Outlook Web Bureau

With festivals around the corner, many states have taken the decision to lift night curfew.

24 December, 2020

For First Time Ever, No Christmas Mass at Shimla's Oldest Church

Ashwani Sharma

Morning Prayer at Shimla's Christ Church will be observing Covid protocols while most other events have either been dropped or scaled-down.

24 December, 2020

Secret Santa! Customer Leaves Tip Worth Rs 4 Lakh For Restaurant Employees As Gift

Outlook Web Bureau

Moussa Salloukh, who owns Souk Mediterranean Kitchen & Bar in Toledo, in a Facebook post said this generous act left staffers in tears of happiness, according to the Daily Mail.

23 December, 2020

In France, A Pandemic Dilemma Over Holiday Rights For Elders

Associated Press (AP)

Until January 3, France is springing nursing home residents for the holidays.

22 December, 2020

South Korea To Curb Social Gatherings Nationwide Till Jan 3; Major Tourist Spots Shut

Associated Press (AP)

The new restrictions are the most serious step the government has taken so far to reinstate social distancing after months of complacency.

20 December, 2020

Watch: Cops Dress Up As Santa Claus, Bust Drug Dealers In Peru

Outlook Web Bureau

Peruvian drug-squad members donned Santa hats in an undercover raid to arrest drug peddlers in Villa El Salvador


14 December, 2020

'Tis The Season Of Infection: Santa Claus Turns Superspreader In Belgium Care Home

Outlook Web Bureau

An asymptomatic Santa and early Christmas celebration leave behind a 'dark day' for the care home

14 December, 2020

New York Police Shoots Gunman Who Opened Fire At Christmas Concert

Associated Press (AP)

Police said there was no indication anyone but the suspected gunman was shot. The man was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

13 December, 2020

How Merry Will This Christmas Be?

T S Haokip

I realised it is not the masses that are important in Christmas but Christ and the mass and it is not a big deal to mask our face.

02 December, 2020

Donald Trump Teases 2024 Run At White House Christmas Party

Associated Press (AP)

'We’re trying to do another four years. Otherwise, I’ll see you in four years,' the President said.

01 December, 2020

Melania Trump Unveils White House Christmas Decor On 'America The Beautiful' Theme


The holiday theme for this year is a 'tribute to the majesty of our great Nation', the First Lady said.

26 December, 2019

Farhan Akhtar Celebrates Christmas With Ladylove Shibani Dandekar

Outlook Web Bureau

On the occasion of Christmas, Farhan shared a cute picture with Shibani wishing his fans a Merry Christmas from the Mad-Hatters.


25 December, 2019

Easy Cocktail Recipes For The Party Season

Lachmi Deb Roy

As the party season begins with Christmas, here is a quick easy breezy look at the innovative cocktail recipes

Photo Gallery

India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong during their women's singles badminton group stage match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

AP Photo/Dita Alangkara

A disabled girl walks through a corridor at a school run by the Association of People with Disability in Bengaluru.

AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi

A group of physically challenged people stage a protest on the 'International Day of Disabled Persons' in Srinagar.

PTI Photo/S. Irfan

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference on farmers issue at AICC HQ in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary

Workers prepare beds inside a special COVID-19 ward to treat persons infected with the Omicron variant, at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai.

PTI Photo/ R Senthil Kumar

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

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Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh