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PUBG threat to children’s psychology

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s jovial reference to PUBG during his recent interaction with with students and parents at his Pariksha Par Charcha 2.0 event in New Delhi must have aroused interests of those who are not fully aware of an online game which has created sensations among teenagers and youngsters around the world.

Play Games24x7 Launches My11Circle A Bra

Mumbai 25 January 2019: Play Games24x7 unveils its new fantasy sports platform, My11Circle, offering a completely new way of experiencing fantasy cricket. The all new fantasy sports app will be available for download from 1st February 2019.

Newborn babies have inbuilt ability to p

London, Jan 30 (IBNS): Newborn babies are born with the innate skills needed to pick out words from language, a new study published in Developmental Science reveals.

National Gallery of Modern Art to begin

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IBNS): National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi, (NGMA)  will organize first edition of 'Night at the Museum' on Wednesday.

Starmark hosts launch of Sourabh Mukherj

Kolkata, Jan 28 (IBNS): Kolkata’s largest bookstore chain Starmark, in association with Ahava Communications, hosted the launch of Sourabh Mukherjee’s book for children Micky and The Magic App at its Quest Mall outlet here last week.

Cocoon Fine Rugs takes the designer rout

Kolkata, Jan 29 (IBNS): As part of its latest venture, where utility meets art, Cocoon Fine Rugs has entered into a collaboration with architect Ashiesh Shah and his multi-disciplinary design studio.

On Twitter, ‘supersharers’ spread ma

New York, Jan 26 (IBNS): A new report on the influence of social media during the 2016 election found that a massive amount of fake news was produced and consumed by a very small amount of users.

Cooking beetles, Majuli style

A ‘Pestaurant’ in Majuli river island in Assam has taken a stab at showcasing the potential of insects as a culinary delicacy which in turn is an organic way of pest control. Mongabay-India writer Sahana Ghosh reports


Milan fashion show was big highlight for

Fashion designer Tarun Tahiliani was recently  in Kolkata for the launch of his store at upscale Camac Street in the city. In an exclusive chat with IBNS-TWF correspondent Souvik Ghosh, Tahiliani spoke at length about his journey

Tarun Tahiliani debuts in east with laun

Kolkata, Jan 26 (IBNS): Fashion designer Tarun Tahiliani last week made his debut in eastern India with the launch of Kolkata boutigue at Galleria 1910 here.

Social media use can be blamed for feeli

Pittsburg, Jan 23 (IBNS): Positive interactions on social media are not making young adults feel more connected, whereas negative experiences increase the likelihood of them reporting loneliness, scientists with the University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Media Technology and Health (MTH) report today in the American Journal of Health Promotion. 

Inside the world of online rummy: Thrill

It is no news that online gaming is spreading like wildfire, with new trends sweeping the marketplace every day. Affordable internet, inexpensive smartphones, great connectivity, and swift adaptation have led to the rise in popularity of online gaming, including those involving cash prizes. In view of this phenomenon, one game that’s got people of all ages hooked is online rummy. 

Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas gets underway in

New Delhi, Jan 21 (IBNS): The 15th Edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas got off to a grand start at Deendayal Hastakala Sankul in Varanasi on Monday.

Now coconut shells sold on Amazon, netiz

New York, Jan 16 (IBNS): The internet is full of several amazing events occurring regularly and believe it or not e-commerce giant Amazon recently sold coconut shells on its website and at a whopping price of USD 9.80.

LFW: Shantanu, Nikhil gear up to present

Kolkata / Mumbai, Jan 15 (IBNS):  One of the most popular and loved designer duos of the Indian fashion industry, Shantanu and Nikhil Mehra are all set to present their latest collection, Recruit SS’19 at their first ever Finale at Lakmé Fashion Week.

Memory of pain enhances pain responses i

New York, Jan 13 (IBNS): The general assumption is that people have a poor memory for pain, but both men and male mice clearly remember physically painful experiences and become stressed by the experience, says a new study by Loren Martin, an assistant professor of psychology at the University of Toronto Mississauga, and colleagues at McGill University in Montreal.


Decathlon enters Kolkata, opens store in

Kolkata, Jan 12 (IBNS): Decathlon, the French sporting goods retailer in the world, last week kept its footprint in Kolkata by opening its first store in Salt Lake area.

More than 90% risk their safety by not u

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IBNS): A new research report by Nissan India and SaveLIFE Foundation brought attention to the startling number of Indians compromising their and their childrens’ safety.

UNSW Sydney's team producing high-qualit

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IBNS): Researchers at UNSW Sydney have developed an effective process to turn old clothing and textiles into high-quality building products such as flat panels.

Fashion designer Agnimitra Paul opens ex

Kolkata, Jan 11 (IBNS)  Sarojini Nalini Dutt Memorial Association has recently organized a two-day exhibition cum fundraiser for supporting women entrepreneurs, Self Help Groups and NGO's .

Vocalist Sohini Roy Chowdhury regales au

Kolkata, Jan 11 (IBNS) Versatile vocalist Sohini Roy Chowdhury,  from the Kirana Gharana, recently performed at the 5th Annual Chowdhury House Concert organised by Calcutta Performing Arts Foundation.

British doctor Jack Preger retires after

Kolkata, Jan 11 (IBNS) Forty years after he first opened his medical bag and started treating the poorest of the poor on the pavements of Kolkata, Dr Jack Preger  has decided to retire.

Shopping makes you happy, materialism is

Amsterdam, Jan 2 (IBNS): People who attach great importance to buying or having things are often referred to as ‘materialistic’, which is generally regarded as being a ‘bad’ quality.

Google ushers in new year with an adorab

New Delhi, Jan 1 (IBNS): As Tuesday ushered in a new year, popular search engine Google did not lag behind to delight netizens with an adorable doodle on its homepage marking the start of a new almanac.

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