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On the Kut Kofta trail: A search for the rich mutton dish in Bengaluru

A popular dish in Muslim households, especially during the holy month of Ramzan, this dish is notoriously difficult to get right.

Uncovering the truth behind the first man treated with Penicillin, world’s first antibiotic

According to popular legend, Alexander developed sepsis after pricking himself while pruning roses in the garden of the police house in Oxfordshire in 1940.

'Save the smiles': Chennai NGO's workshops to sensitise adults on Child Sexual Abuse

AWARE India, a Chennai based NGO, began their Save The Smiles (STS) mission in 2016 with the aim to make Chennai child-friendly by 2020.

How TTK Group, pioneers in condom manufacturing in India created the Skore brand

The TTK Group introduced condoms in India, way back in 1948, before the era of family planning, write TT Jagannathan and Sandhya Mendonca.

When did lights first come on in the universe? Galaxy close to the dawn of time gives clue

It is a time in the history of the universe that we are desperate to chart, because it represents part of the cosmological story that we have yet to understand.

Meet the artists who travel around TN and help kids express themselves through art

From theatre arts to painting, paper crafts, clay modelling, photography, folk music and folk dance, the team has a lot of activities up its sleeve.

Jurassic age botanical heritage on display at Yercaud flower show

Yercaud’s best kept secrets are now open to the public.

The bow's song: Once famous, 84-yr-old villupaattu artist Poongani now lives in poverty

Poongani amma is in the limelight again after award-winning rapper Lady Kash made a song in honour of her.

Should I kill spiders in my home? An entomologist explains why not to

If you can stomach it, it’s OK to have spiders in your home. In fact, it’s normal.

From giving back to earning credits, why these students are doing a rural internship

Under the Swachh Bharat internship, students will spend 100 hours between May 1 and July 31 conducting sanitation activities in rural areas.