Modi, the mask, ideology

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Watch | 24-year-old Woman Kidnapped by 100 Youths From House in Telangana

A 24-year-old woman was forcibly taken from her house in Adibatla area of Ranga Reddy district, Telangana by a group of men who also vandalised her home and thrashed her father on Friday. The harrowing incident was captured on camera and footage of a large group of men, many armed with sticks, barging into a … Read more

Heavy rain and gusty winds in Chennai as Mandous makes landfall

A traffic signal post which was uprooted due to heavy wind caused by Cyclone Mondous in Basin Bridge, Chennai. | Photo Credit: S.R. Raghunathan Outer spiral bands of Cyclone Mandous reached the coast and the landfall process started at 10 p.m., bringing more intense rains in coastal areas. The centre of cyclone remained in the … Read more

In UT to pursue higher studies, 18-yr-old run over by speeding bus

An 18-year-old man was killed on Thursday morning after the cycle he was riding was hit by a speeding Punjab Roadways bus in Sector 31. Police said though the driver of the killer bus managed to flee with the vehicle, he was later tracked down and arrested. Police identified the victim as Om Parkash Goswami, … Read more

This Week’s Toy News Will Not Go Back to the Shadow

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9’s regular round up of all things wonderful and plastic. This week, Lego returns to Lord of the Rings with some unlikely new sets, Hasbro’s Power Rangers Lightning Collection goes ninja-mad, and our first look at Transformers: Rise of the Beasts toys rolls in. Check it out! Image: Lego Lego … Read more

12 gift ideas for coffee lovers this holiday season

Part of the appeal of going out for coffee is the luxury that goes into your $6 latte. The Breville bambino packs that barista-level flavor into a five pound machine without sacrificing quality. The $499 price tag may sound hefty, but with a fast heat-up time, low pressure pre-infusion, and an attached microfoam milk frothing … Read more

Ford GT Mk IV track-only special unveiled

Production of the Ford GT will end soon, but not before a series of 67 track-only specials are made. While recognisably a version of the second-generation GT, the new Ford GT Mk IV has a unique “long tail” carbon-fibre body draped over an extended wheelbase.  Other notable changes we can see are a significantly lower … Read more

Microsoft May Create All-in-One ‘Super App’ to Compete With Apple, Google

Microsoft has considered creating a “super app” that would offer services like search, shopping, messaging and news, according to a report. In addition to boosting the tech giant’s ad business, Microsoft executives hope such an app could help bolster its Bing search engine and drive more people to Microsoft tools like Teams, according to a report … Read more