Super Saturn: A star with over 30 rings that are 200 times larger than Saturn

The James Webb Space Telescope on Wednesday beamed back a series of images taken from the edge of the solar system, which showed Neptune out there in the vacuum of space. The image showed the planet covered in rings that had not been seen before. Our Solar System has several planets with rings, including Saturn and…

Australia: 230 pilot whales stranded in Tasmania, half feared dead

Marine conservation experts were rushing to the Australian state of Tasmania on Wednesday to try and rescue a pod of about 230 whales stranded on the west coast, with officials fearing half of them may have already died. The animals, which appear to be pilot whales, are stranded on Ocean Beach, the Tasmanian department…

US man killed in dispute over not saying ‘thank you’

A 37-year-old man was stabbed to death during an argument apparently over one man not saying ‘thank you’ to another at a smoke shop in United State’s Brooklyn, reported CBS News. The fatal argument was caught on video inside and outside the shop on 4th Avenue in Park Slope. The footage shows the beginning of the…

Swiggy delivery agents protest over revised pay structure in Chennai | Watch

Swiggy, the popular food delivery app, is facing issues in Chennai since delivery agents have been on a strike since Tuesday, September 20. While many customers took to social media to complain about the unavailability of delivery in certain areas, some who managed to find restaurants complained that the orders took…

How Russia is recruiting thieves and killers to fight war against Ukraine

At a time when Ukraine is slowly recapturing some of its areas held by Russian forces, a report from The Guardian says that Moscow has been recruiting prisoners to fight the war. The country is luring its imprisoned thieves and killers by promising them they would be freed if they enlist, in an attempt to compensate…

‘India, Pak haven’t established peace’: Turkey prez Erdogan raises Kashmir

Addressing the world leaders at the high-level United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday raked up the Kashmir issue once again, saying “India and Pakistan have not established peace between them yet.” “India and Pakistan, after having established their…

Excitel festive offer announced, 300mbps broadband plans discounted: here are the details

Excitel has introduced a new festive season offer. The internet service provider is offering discounts on plans with 300mbps speed. The company has basically waived the onboarding fees for new users under the new offer. These plans start at Rs 530 and go up to Rs 667. Excitel offers services in 29 cities in the…

Markets settle higher for 2nd day; Nifty jumps over 1 per cent

Equity indices ended higher for the second straight session on Tuesday, with the Nifty rallying over 1 per cent, helped by across-the-board buying and recovery in the US and Asian markets. Foreign fund inflows also added to the momentum. The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 578.51 points or 0.98 per cent to settle at…

Hurricane Fiona looks angry from space | WATCH

Hurricane Fiona is churning towards the Caribbean archipelago as residents in the Dominican Republic have been ordered to take shelter on the Turks and Caicos Islands on Tuesday. The Category 2 storm is strengthening and is predicted to become a Category 3 event by Tuesday afternoon with winds exceeding 178 kilometers…

Zoom has some serious security flaws, govt advises users to update immediately

Multiple security flaws have been identified on the video conferencing platform Zoom, and the government is advising users to update the platform immediately. According to an Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) that deals with cyber security threats, the Zoom vulnerabilities let remote attackers join a…