KABIR FIRAQUE

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The Goblin: How does it support the idea that a giant is hiding farther away?

Its orbit, according to the team who discovered it, supports the existence of Planet X, or Planet 9 — distant and elusive, presumed to be the ninth planet of the Solar System.

In fact: Why no one noticed Santa shrinking into the chimney

UK scientist draws from Einstein’s Special Relativity to explain how Santa Claus goes about his Christmas job

Problematics squares off with Santa

Join Santa Claus in some arithmetic and on a journey from the North Pole to equator and back.

Games Bond returns with Problematics and Teen Patti

You saw Bond winning at Chemin-de-fer and Poker. Let's teach him Teen Patti now.

In fact: How not to pronounce Sheena Bora and Bhupen Hazarika

Names wrongly said and written betray a failure to recognise the fact that the Assamese do a few things differently.

In fact: The name’s Bond. A complete, vulnerable and familiar Bond

Here are five ways how Craig has developed the Bond character more roundly than his predecessors have.

Bihar polls in numbers: RJD, Cong beat BJP harder than JD(U) does

BJP almost even with JD(U) in one-on-one contests but suffers against other two opponents, NDA partners pick up the leftovers.

Problematics: Spend dollars, save rupees

How to turn the market crash into an opportunity, with a little juggling of numbers

Problematics between the Beatles lines

On the 50th anniversary of the Shea Stadium concert, find out how well you remember your Beatles verses.

The Problematics with Gabbar Singh’s revolver

On the 40th anniversary of Sholay, a fresh encounter with the beloved gangster, who is also a probability theorist.

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