A trip down memory lane in Volkswagen’s iconic Beetle

German auto giant Volkswagen (VW) pulled the plug and ended the production of the iconic Beetle only recently, with the last car rolling of a factory in Puebla, Mexico. The car that was called the ‘Bug’, and a few other names, fondly over the years across the globe, was nothing sort of extraordinary when it came in the 1930s. It took the automotive world by storm and even today, the cars that run on the road stay true to their origins. Continue Reading

Chat with 67-year-old theatre artiste from Hasthinapuram

Seven movies. 37 serials. Hundreds of dramas. This is the track record of Natana Sabhapathy, a 67-year-old artiste from Hasthinapuram. ‘‘I started theatre as a hobby, when my friend introduced me to this field,’ he begins excitedly. Continue Reading

Natco Pharma Chennai facility gets zero observations

Natco Pharma Monday said the US health regulator has completed the inspection of its Chennai facility, and it ended with zero observations. Continue Reading

Sun Pharma launches Ezallor Sprinkle

Sun Pharma Monday announced the launch of Ezallor Sprinkle capsules, used for treatment of elevated lipid disorders in people who have difficulty swallowing, in the US market. Ezallor Sprinkle (rosuvastatin) capsules is indicated for three types of lipid disorders in conjunction with diet in adults, Sun Pharma said in a regulatory filing. Continue Reading

Tata Steel’s consolidated output rises by 9%

Domestic steel giant Tata Steel Sunday said its consolidated steel production rose by 9.18 per cent to 7.61 million tonnes (MT) in the first quarter of the current fiscal. The company’s output in the year-ago period was at 6.97 MT, Tata Steel Ltd said in a BSE filing. Continue Reading

Infosys shares jump after Q1 results

Shares of Infosys jumped over six per cent Monday after the IT behemoth posted better-than-expected rise in its June quarter net profit. The scrip rose by 6.15 per cent to Rs 771.85 on the BSE. Continue Reading

Chap Chay revamps dining experience with delicious specials

Indo-Asian restaurant, Chap Chay at The RainTree is all set to relaunch its menu this weekend with exquisite Thai and Chinese cuisine in a bid to revamp its dining experience targeting food lovers across the city. News Today had the chance to taste the soon to launch menu. Continue Reading

Reasons behind the Internet’s obsession with ASMR videos

ASMR or Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response is ‘an experience characterised by a tingling sensation on the skin that typically begins on the scalp and moves down the back of the neck and upper spine’. To explain in more simpler words (with example), you get this feeling when someone scratches on a chalk board. You shudder, cringe-inward and feel like running away. Continue Reading

Bath & Body Works aims for Guinness record at VR Mall Chennai

In association with Major Brands Pvt Ltd and VR Chennai, the brand attempts to enter Guinness World Records aiming to get the title of ‘Most participants in a perfume relay application’. Continue Reading