Michelangelo often surreptitiously inserted pagan symbols into his works of art, many of them possibly associated with anatomical representations. A new analysis suggests that Michelangelo may have concealed symbols associated with female anatomy within his ... Science Daily, 9 hours ago
'Rahul Gandhi should bring in a working president from outside the family,' advises M Muneer. When veteran Congress leader Sheila Dikshit said Rahul Gandhi was yet to mature, most political analysts failed to understand that she didn't mean age, but was referring to politics and leadership. Despite his Bangkok and Aspen leadership sojourns, Mr Gandhi has yet to understand the leadership styles needed to manage the disruptive era of Indian politics, especially when pitted against a PM who is ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Actor Colin Farrell is in negotiations to join Eva Green and Danny DeVito in Tim Burton's "Dumbo". The "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" actor is expected to play the role of Holt, the widowed father of two kids from Kentucky, in the upcoming Disney ...Business Standard, 4 weeks ago Danny DeVito in talks to join 'Dumbo' Business Standard, 1 month ago
The collector king Sayajirao Gaekwad III, who lived a century ago, put together a fantastic world of Indian and European art for his subjects. IMAGE: Baroda's Sayajirao Gaekwad III ruled Baroda state for nearly 64 years, till the age of 75. Photograph: Kind Courtesy Lafayette/V&A Museum I’ve been fascinated with Baroda’s Sayajirao Gaekwad III ever since I opened my first book on Raja Ravi Varma and learnt how the 19-year-old maharaja invited the painter to Baroda (now ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
The Touch Bar in place of the function keys brings the convenience of the touchscreen (of iPhones and iPads) to the MacBook. And that's not all. Abhik Sen lists the many reasons why he considers the Apple MacBook Pro a great notebook computer to have. IMAGE: Unveiling the Apple MacBook Pro with the Touch Bar. Photograph: Stephen Lam/Getty Images. I first came to know what I could do with my lightsaber after I found myself in Mos Eisley Cantina. Since then it has been an uphill journey ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
M Muneer believes segmenting the population on the basis of their propensity to embrace new technologies is the key to driving digitisation. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com The pronouncements and predicaments of the demonetisation tsunami have still not ebbed. The new wave of digitisation and the cashless economy is consuming more ink in print and burning more bytes in social media than any other topic. The debate is on whether or not we have enough penetration of technology, power, ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
IMAGE: Dingko Singh seen here receiving the Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee in 2013. Photograph: PIB/Files Dingko Singh, who made Manipur proud by clinching a gold medal in boxing at the 1998 Asian Games is fighting for his survival as he is going toe-to-toe with bile-duct cancer. Dingko, who once brought fame and name to the country, is now battling all odds in life -- physical or financial. It's almost a decade since the Bangkok Asiad winner retired, but little did he know then ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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