The typhoon, the strongest to hit the disaster-prone archipelago this year, was forecasted to sweep west into the country’s most densely populated areas. Photo: AFP

Super typhoon slams into Philippines

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A still from ‘Nocturama’.
Scientists could copy the owl’s noise-reduction mechanisms to quieten machine noises such as the thrum of onshore wind turbines. Photo: Thinkstock<br />

Owls use stealth tech to capture prey

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The photographer reflects on how urban spaces change. In image: Untitled, from the series After Party. Photo courtesy Dhruv Malhotra/PHOTOINK<br />

The art of detritus

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On 16 October, TCS had informed the exchanges that its board had approved the merger between the two companies, resulting in a 0.6% increase in paid-up share capital. Photo: Mint <br /><br />
Mishra in Kolkata recently. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

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