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7 Reasons to Rethink Buying Appliances at Superstores

When you decide to buy a new washing machine, fridge or power tool, it may seem only natural to make your local superstore your first stop. But purchasing a complex piece of machinery is not the same as picking up some paint or wallpaper,

Mumbai-based startup Bodhishop delivers desi cow products, ensuring cows are not sent to slaughterhouses

India is the world’s largest producer of milk. But milk and milk products are also infamous for their high adulteration rate in our country. As per a recent news report, around 68.7 percent of milk and milk products sold in the country are not as

We try mum’s cleaning system that promises to leave your home spotless with just 30 minutes work, Monday to Friday

CLEANING has been “having a moment” – from Instagram feeds showing pristine homes and how to achieve them, to the “clean-fluencers” making rubber gloves trendy, we’ve all gone crazy for housework. But while some of us worry whether lemon water is better at making

Season sale alert: Appliance-makers plan steep discounts, flash deals; but some may vanish in seconds

Picture this. You could get a TV at almost a 70-75 percent discount in a flash deal that will vanish in seconds. Or, you could get a chance to win Rs 4 crore if you are lucky. These are just some of the offers

Flipkart expands delivery reach by 80% for large appliances

E-commerce firm Flipkart on Sunday said it has expanded delivery reach by 80 per cent to cover almost all pin codes in India for large appliances, ahead of its big billion day sales, starting from September 29. The company claims that it has increased its reach to around

Atomberg to launch new range of home appliances

The ceiling fan maker will introduce mixer, grinder and air coolers, among others Atomberg Technologies, which is into manufacturing of smart and energy-efficient ceiling fans, is looking to launch other home appliances such as mixer, grinder and air coolers. The Mumbai-headquartered start-up founded by

India vs South Africa: Traditional welcome for Team India in Dharamshala

Team India on Friday arrived in Dharamshala ahead of the first T20I of the 3-match series against South Africa that is set to kick off on September 15 (Sunday). The Indian cricketers were given a traditional welcome as they reached the team hotel. BCCI

Ultra-Clean Deep-Well Plate

Porvair Sciences has extended its sample storage and collection range with the introduction of five new deep-well microplates. Deep-well microplates are an important class of functional labware used for sample preparation, compound storage, mixing, transport, and fraction collection. They are widely used in life

Here’s When Your Appliances Are Most Likely to Break Down

No, the answer isn’t when you can least afford it. Knowing when appliances are more likely to undergo stress can help save you from a home emergency. Work becomes extra hard for people when it’s too hot outside, and it’s the same for how

Traditional food festival highlights native ingredients of West Kalimantan

Kalimantan on the island of Borneo has rich culinary traditions. In West Kalimantan, in Lanjak village of Batang Lupar subdistrict, Kapuas Hulu regency, a traditional food festival will be held from Sept. 14 to 15. The festival, initiated by natural resource management NGO Riak Bumi, aims