COTTWEILER, Gabriela Hearst win IWP 2016/17 in Paris

Paris , Jan 24

COTTWEILER and Gabriela Hearst have been announced the winners of the menswear and womenswear 2016/2017 International Woolmark Prize (IWP), presented at a special event at the iconic Palais de Tokyo, Paris. Indian designers Nachiket Barve and Bounipun made it to the final rounds.

Governments snooping on you on internet, phones, warns Wikileaks, Snowden journalist

Jaipur , Jan 24 Internet and mobile phones, smart and otherwise, may have made communications and information access to information instant but also left users vulnerable to surveillance from state agencies, warns a British journalist who had a role in publicising both Julian Assange and Edward Snowden's explosive revelations of US government secrets.

Indian Rock Python rescued in Agra

Agra , Jan 23

An eight-foot-long Indian Rock Python was rescued by the Wildlife SOS Rapid Response Unit from the Gangajal Water Supply Project site, near Babarpur Forest at Sikandra in Agra.

Protest against Taslima Nasreen's presence at JLF

Jaipur , Jan 24

After a protest by a Muslim group here against the participation of controversial writer Taslima Nasreen at the Jaipur Literature Festival, the organisers on Monday said they will consider their request not to invite her again.

Swamy says ISI behind Chennai violence, wants Prez rule in TN

New Delhi , Jan 23

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Subramanian Swamy on Monday demanded President's rule in Tamil Nadu to redeem the state from the "Naxals, Jehadis and Porkis", after the protests over Jallikattu at Marina Beach in Chennai turned violent.