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On 20th anniversary of 9/11, images that captured the enormity of twin tower attacks
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On 20th anniversary of 9/11, images that captured the enormity of twin tower attacks

The terrorist attacks of 9/11, which killed nearly 3,000 people, were captured in countless pictures by news photographers, bystanders, first responders, security cameras, FBI agents and others. These images best tell the story of that terrible day

Big John, world's largest Triceratops fossil, to go under the hammer at Paris auction house
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Big John, world's largest Triceratops fossil, to go under the hammer at Paris auction house

The bones of the 66 million year old dinosaur, described as ‘miracle of nature and work of art’, is expected to be sold for an estimated $1.8 million on 21 October

Bird Photographer of the Year contest: Snaps of staring owl, puzzled greater roadrunner among winners
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Bird Photographer of the Year contest: Snaps of staring owl, puzzled greater roadrunner among winners

The annual competition, showcasing the beauty of our feathered friends, saw over 22,000 international entries from all over the world

Ain Dubai, the world's largest and biggest observation wheel to open next month
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Ain Dubai, the world's largest and biggest observation wheel to open next month

The UAE attraction built by using 11,200 tonnes of steel, soaring at 820 feet in the air and having a capacity of 1,750 passengers opens on 21 October

Love seems to be the 'common' ingredient in royal marriages involving non-royals
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Love seems to be the 'common' ingredient in royal marriages involving non-royals

While the world celebrates Princess Mako giving up her royal status to be with the one she loves, here are some more examples where love triumphed over social status, titles and 'the ways of the world'

India and US armies 'battle' it out in Alaska
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India and US armies 'battle' it out in Alaska

The 17th edition of the Yudh Abhyas exercise is being conducted at Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson in Alaska from 15 to 29 October

T20 World Cup 2021: Mujeeb ur Rahman, Rashid Khan power Afghanistan to massive win
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T20 World Cup 2021: Mujeeb ur Rahman, Rashid Khan power Afghanistan to massive win

Check out some of the best photos from Afghanistan's 130-run win over Scotland in the Super 12 stage of the T20 World Cup.

67th National Film Awards: Kangana Ranaut, Rajinikanth, Dhanush attend ceremony
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67th National Film Awards: Kangana Ranaut, Rajinikanth, Dhanush attend ceremony

Dhanush and Manoj Bajpayee shared the best actor award for their work in Asuran and Bhosle respectively at the 67th National Film Awards

T20 World Cup 2021: Australia beat South Africa by five wickets in low-scoring thriller
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T20 World Cup 2021: Australia beat South Africa by five wickets in low-scoring thriller

Check out photos from Australia's five-wicket win over South Africa in their Super 12 match at the T20 World Cup 2021

'Goa: A Time That Was': A photo exhibition that celebrates the past with the future
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'Goa: A Time That Was': A photo exhibition that celebrates the past with the future

A photo exhibition currently being held at the Sunaparanta Goa Centre for the Arts in Panaji features works by noted artists Waswo X Waswo, Ipshita Maitra and Vishvesh Prabhakar Kandolkar. This exhibition, running from 8 September to 20 November, visits three different phases in Goa’s history and invites a reflection into the cultural identity of a place which is holding on to its past while charting its path for the future. Take a tour of the works here

It's a snoozefest! Hong Kong tour bus helps puts travellers to sleep
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It's a snoozefest! Hong Kong tour bus helps puts travellers to sleep

As COVID-19 grinds Hong Kong's travel industry to a halt, a travel agent has come up with a new, relaxing experience that puts its idle buses to good use — a five-hour ride on a 'Snooze Bus'

From scaling mountains to crossing seas: How India administered 100-crore COVID-19 vaccine doses
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From scaling mountains to crossing seas: How India administered 100-crore COVID-19 vaccine doses

Health workers ensured that the coronavirus vaccine reached every nook and corner of the country — transforming shopping malls, temples, markets and even buses into vaccination camps

Rainbows, lightning, storms: These weather photographers capture true force of nature
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Rainbows, lightning, storms: These weather photographers capture true force of nature

Capturing the weather is truly awe-inspiring and this is proved by the Weather Photographer of the Year awards. The annual awards, hosted by the Royal Meteorological Society in association with AccuWeather, are designed to showcase the awe of the world’s weather, as well as the consequences of climate change

From inaugurating airport to promoting Buddhist tourism: PM Modi's day out in UP's Kushinagar
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From inaugurating airport to promoting Buddhist tourism: PM Modi's day out in UP's Kushinagar

The prime minister attended an event organised for Abhidhamma Day which also saw the participation of eminent monks from Sri Lanka, Thailand, Myanmar, South Korea, Nepal, Bhutan, Cambodia and ambassadors of various countries

Rain fury sweeps across India: Flooding in Uttarakhand and Kerala causes untold destruction and chaos
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Rain fury sweeps across India: Flooding in Uttarakhand and Kerala causes untold destruction and chaos

In Uttarakhand, 16 people have already died whereas 27 others have lost their lives in the southern state as a result of landslides and floods

Kashmir: Non-local labourers leave after series of killings send shivers through Valley
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Kashmir: Non-local labourers leave after series of killings send shivers through Valley

The killings have spread panic among non-local labourers, at the time when most of them would work in apple orchards and as construction workers in the Valley

From giant elephants to tiny spiders: Go wild with winners of Wildlife photographer of the year contest
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From giant elephants to tiny spiders: Go wild with winners of Wildlife photographer of the year contest

The annual competition, organised by London's Natural History Museum, is recognised as the world's longest-running and most prestigious nature photography contest. The enthralling winners were selected from more than 50,000 submissions from 95 countries

IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings ease past Kolkata Knight Riders in final to win fourth title
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IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings ease past Kolkata Knight Riders in final to win fourth title

Check out some of the best photos from the Chennai Super Kings' fourth IPL title win after a 27-run win over the Kolkata Knight Riders in the final of IPL 2021.

From Wonder Woman to Squid Game... Comic Con returned with a bang after COVID-19 pause
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From Wonder Woman to Squid Game... Comic Con returned with a bang after COVID-19 pause

Fans turned up in colourful and interesting costumes for the scaled-back New York edition, which ran from 7 to 10 October

Star Trek star William Shatner becomes oldest person in history to fly to space
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Star Trek star William Shatner becomes oldest person in history to fly to space

Hollywood’s Captain Kirk, 90-year-old William Shatner, blasted into space Wednesday in a convergence of science fiction and science reality, reaching the final frontier aboard a ship built by Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin company.