Website Design Trends For 2020

We will be seeing designers get more creative and play with extremes, reinvent previous styles and seamlessly experiment with new techniques. Here are some of the biggest design trends for 2020. Dark Mode Dark mode web designs not only look ultra-modern, but they’re easy on the eyes and make colors and design elements pop. Dark backgrounds improve […]

Ajay Piramal does it again, sells data analytics business for a profit of Rs 3,350 crore

Piramal group chairman Ajay Piramal has done it again – the art of investing in profitable future businesses and exiting at the right time with handsome profits. Piramal, who bought the US-based health information company Decision Resources Group (DRG) for $635 million (then valued at Rs 3,400 crore) in May 2012, today announced to sell it to the US-based […]

Greta Thunberg Provides Inspiration For Hilarious Public Salt Truck Naming Poll

Introducing Gritter Thunberg ― one of eight new salt trucks hitting the streets of Manchester in northern England this winter. The salt spreader was named after Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg following a public poll conducted by Manchester City Council. The 16-year-old already has another gritter named after her in Scotland. ASSOCIATED PRESS Greta Thunberg has had a […]

Looking for Inspiration to Explore the World in 2020?

OVER THE LAST COUPLE OF weeks, the staff here at Atlas Obscura assembled a menagerie of lists that we hope will inspire your travels and explorations in 2020. From our favorite new place listings on the site to natural wonders you can reach via public transportation, these pieces—curated from our collection of more than 18,000 wondrous places—highlight the wonder […]

Political, business bigwigs suffer setback in Delhi HC in 2019

New Delhi: Several political bigwigs, senior officials and corporates suffered setbacks in the Delhi High Court in 2019 — be it Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case and P Chidambaram in the INX Media case, or the CBI top brass for ugly infighting or scam tainted Indiabulls and Bhushan Steel. The high […]

What’s the Inspiration for a Game Where You Can Play as a Piece of Poop? “I Like Objects More Than Human Beings”

‘Wattam’ creator and director Keita Takahashi explains that video games are not necessarily a passion or a part of his everyday life, but he “has many contradictions” in his mind. From developer Funomena and publisher Annapurna Interactive, Wattam is a whimsical adventure featuring a host of worldly inhabitants that frolic, hold each other’s hands, dance and solve […]