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Inside Indian Railways' first pod hotel at Mumbai Central railway station
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Inside Indian Railways' first pod hotel at Mumbai Central railway station

The pod has features such as free WiFi, air conditioning, charging points and a reading light. Cost of the pod is Rs 999 for 12 hours and Rs 1,999 for 24 hours

Don't look down! Dizzying glass box observatory allows you to stand on glass 1,063 feet above New York's  streets
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Don't look down! Dizzying glass box observatory allows you to stand on glass 1,063 feet above New York's streets

Summit One Vanderbilt, which spans the top four floors of One Vanderbilt building in Manhattan, offers a completely new way to take in the sights of the 'Big Apple'

India shines bright for Diwali, celebrates 'Festival of Lights' with pomp and pageantry
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India shines bright for Diwali, celebrates 'Festival of Lights' with pomp and pageantry

The country burnt bright for the festival of Diwali amid Covid curbs and restrictions on firecrackers in some states

35 hrs, 50 stitches: Shanghai Grannies knit 'perfect' bouquets for Beijing Winter Olympics medalists
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35 hrs, 50 stitches: Shanghai Grannies knit 'perfect' bouquets for Beijing Winter Olympics medalists

Around 150 pensioners have been working tirelessly for the past three months to create these one-of-a-kind woolen bouquets that will be presented to the winners of the 2022 Winter Games

73rd Republic Day: India showcases military power, cultural diversity during parade
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73rd Republic Day: India showcases military power, cultural diversity during parade

The day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the country's constitution in 1950, the celebrations were scaled down considering the surge in Coronavirus cases

Snowstorm halts life in Greece, shuts down Europe's busiest airport in Istanbul
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Snowstorm halts life in Greece, shuts down Europe's busiest airport in Istanbul

Extreme weather caused major disruption to the Greek captial Athens, and forced the closure of Istanbul airport. It is the second year in a row of unusually heavy snowfall

Over 1,500 acres and counting... Wildfire rages across California, forces evacuations and closure of highways
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Over 1,500 acres and counting... Wildfire rages across California, forces evacuations and closure of highways

The blaze started on Friday night in a steep canyon and quickly spread toward the sea, fanned by strong winds up to 50 mph. More than 250 firefighters from multiple agencies and volunteer groups have contained 20 per cent of the fire

India vs South Africa: Hosts win third ODI by 4 runs, complete 3-0 series sweep
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India vs South Africa: Hosts win third ODI by 4 runs, complete 3-0 series sweep

Sent into bat, South Africa were bowled out for 287 in the dead rubber. In reply, India were all out for 283 in 49.2 overs despite half-centuries from Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli and Deepak Chahar.

Celebrating Hadrian's Wall in Northern England, which stands tall even after 1900 years
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Celebrating Hadrian's Wall in Northern England, which stands tall even after 1900 years

The 73-mile structure from Tyneside to the Solway Firth, the northern boundary of the Roman empire, was constructed between 122 and 130 AD. Various events have been organised through the year to mark this special anniversary

Eating ice cream, pushing for COVID-19 vaccines: Top moments from Joe Biden's first year in office
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Eating ice cream, pushing for COVID-19 vaccines: Top moments from Joe Biden's first year in office

One year ago on this day, Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States of America. It has been a mixed bag for Biden, with some legislative victories to the pullout in Afghanistan and the battle against coronavirus

India vs South Africa: Van der Dussen and Bavuma’s tons, visitors’ batting collapse help Proteas go 1-0 up in ODIs
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India vs South Africa: Van der Dussen and Bavuma’s tons, visitors’ batting collapse help Proteas go 1-0 up in ODIs

India's middle-order collapse ensured that fine half-centuries from Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli did not count for much as the team was handed a 31-run defeat by South Africa in the first ODI on Wednesday.

Kashmir: Vaccine workers trek in Srinagar's snowy mountains
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Kashmir: Vaccine workers trek in Srinagar's snowy mountains

In a new phase that began this month, the health workers are inoculating teens in the age group of 15 to 18 and giving booster shots to people above age 60 with health problems

Undersea volcanic eruption in Tonga causes massive oil spill 11,000 km away in Peru
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Undersea volcanic eruption in Tonga causes massive oil spill 11,000 km away in Peru

At least three kilometres of Peru’s beaches have been dirtied by the oil spill when a ship loading oil into the La Pampilla refinery on the Pacific coast was rocked owing to the strong waves

Rein of fire: Horses leap through flames as part of Las Luminarias festival celebrated in Spain
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Rein of fire: Horses leap through flames as part of Las Luminarias festival celebrated in Spain

Each year, the festival is held on 16 January in which around 100 locals ride their horses through bonfires to honour San Antonio Abad (Saint Anthony), the patron saint of animals

Here's what you can expect from this year's Republic Day celebrations at Rajpath
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Here's what you can expect from this year's Republic Day celebrations at Rajpath

The 73rd R-Day parade is an annual showcase of India’s military might and cultural heritage and takes place every year on 26 January

India vs South Africa: Pant’s aggressive ton, Bumrah’s late strike keep visitors’ series hope marginally alive
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India vs South Africa: Pant’s aggressive ton, Bumrah’s late strike keep visitors’ series hope marginally alive

Chasing 212 to win the series, South Africa were 101 for two at stumps on the third day of the third match against India, here on Thursday.

With kite flying and pujas, India welcomes the harvest season
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With kite flying and pujas, India welcomes the harvest season

The festivals of Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bhogali Bihu, Uttarayan, and Paush Parva significantly mark the harvesting season of crops as the winter season ends and ushers in the spring

India vs South Africa: Visitors fightback via Bumrah five-for but lose openers on intriguing 3rd Test Day 2
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India vs South Africa: Visitors fightback via Bumrah five-for but lose openers on intriguing 3rd Test Day 2

India were 57 for 2 in their second innings at stumps on day two after dismissing South Africa for 210 in the series-deciding third Test here on Wednesday