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An increase in productivity and overall quality of life has been noticed since the advent of smartphones. With almost everything available at a finger tap, accessibility to information, online services and facilities, amid other things, has increased manifolds. However, this gadget that is making our life convenient, has proven to be one of the biggest inconveniences when digital crimes are taken into account.

In one of the episodes of Hidden Files 3.0, expert Mr. Amit Dubey narrates a real-life incident where a businessman was duped by a gang of cybercriminals and how one can carefully avoid such situations. For more such mind-boggling and educative narratives, tune into RED FM between 8 PM to 9 PM, every Monday through Friday.

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Call it a philosophy, science or the art of living, yoga's traditional roots have found their ground all across the world as one of the most effective means of having a balanced body, mind and soul. Its popularity has scaled beyond the Indian epicentre, thanks to the multiple celebrity endorsements and testimonials, to aggregate a global following at present.

Dated back 5,000 years, there's a lot to this science that does not meet the eyes - with its philosophy lost, found, translated, inferred at a varied graph in the long span. And though its widespread mechanics and history are too overwhelming, we have got you these 5 amazing facts about yoga, to help you grasp its origin, scope, reputation and significance.

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In a bid to alleviate the employment crisis in the country, India signed a pact with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). With the materialisation of a Statement of Intent, India will take help from the global organisation to fix unemployment problems and implement interventions that can scale up skills amongst youths and adolescents in the country. Under this project, attention will be converged over youth with special needs, migrant workers, victims of child labour, violence, child marriage and trafficking.

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While the coronavirus pandemic has been relentlessly cruel for each one of us, this dark hour has outlined people's benevolence, compassion and regard for human life as a silver lining. The perils of this virus may have compelled us to keep a six feet distance from one another but it surely has brought us together, united against a common enemy. And this is your chance, to join the pioneering force of Project Global Cure, to resolve the coronavirus woes and help facilitate medical assistance for each individual.

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Despite several claims of adverse effects of increased screen time on our eyes and mind, our internet connections have strikingly become our strongest ties to the outside world in the era of social distancing and shutdowns. With fast-changing news, engaging trends and viral videos, several social media platforms have weaved their way into our lives as a major part of our daily routine now. And while it proved effectively entertaining last year, when we socialised on Zoom calls or whisked Dalgona coffee as an internet community, the narrative has turned completely, this year.

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SAFACH (South Asia Forum for Art & Creative Heritage) is presenting to us, South Asia's first-ever borderless digital film festival which is slated to be held from the 2nd till the 10th of October. Indus Valley International Film Festival (IVIFF) is a passion-driven venture; a celebration of the art and craft of cinema, like no other. This year will be the 2nd season of IVFF and it will include film screenings, workshops, masterclasses, interaction with celebrities, concerts, an award ceremony and so on. The registered participants will get access to all of these offerings during this 9-day long festival.

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Over the past month and a half, Lucknowites have been revelling in a clean air and green atmosphere. This is perhaps the only good thing to come out as a result of the ongoing nationwide lockdown. A few days back, we took a deep dive into comparing the AQI last year to this year, in May.

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