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Away from the fun and din, Goa celebrates an alternative Carnival

As Panaji resounded with the din and applause of thousands of colourfully-clad, masked Carnival revellers over the weekend, another carnival, one marked by an air of organic modesty, laid out....

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Guess where: Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar’s picture goes viral

An uncharacteristically flamboyant photograph of Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar baring his upper torso in a forest resort pool has gone viral on social media. The image of Parsekar staring....

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WATCH: Kerala couple goes ‘rogue’ over moral policing by cops, broadcasts them live on Facebook

We are not new to moral policing; in fact, the 'craft' is so old that it seems to be a norm since time immemorial now. Unfortunately, this is also a similar....

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24-year-old TV worker expelled from job ‘for being too good looking’

A 24-year-old female Television worker, Emma Hulse who worked as a freelance runner with a production firm in London claims that she was expelled from her job because she is ‘too....

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Lifelong friend: Guatemala elephant celebrates 56th birthday by blowing off 56 candles

With a cake made of watermelon, papaya, bananas, carrots and corncobs, Guatemala's elephant Trompita celebrated her 56th birthday on Sunday. The pachyderm, whose original name is Bombi, is an Asian....

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HEIL-O! Adolf Hitler’s telephone put up for auction

A telephone used by Nazi fuhrer Adolf Hitler will be put up for auction in the United States later this month. The phone was evidently recovered from the Fuhrerbunker and....

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This photo of a model hanging off the top of skyscraper will make your stomach drop

This photo of a Russian model hanging off the top of a skyscraper with zero safety equipment will make your stomach churn. After seeing the picture, you might scream or....

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True or false — The fact behind the luxury car that had Rs 2000 notes stuck on it!

On Valentine’s Day when the shops were flooded by couples and social media went under the weight of lovy-dovy posts, one thing which stood out and intrigued many was a....

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Ludhiana’s new ‘Hawai Adda’ literally lets you throw a feast ‘on air’

Four cousins who embarked on an innovative journey more than one and a half years ago have finally reaped what they have sowed. Called 'Hawai Adda', this restaurant is set....

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7-year-old UK girl asks Google for job; gets an encouraging reply from Sundar Pichai

Every tech geek today does have a dream to work with Google as it is considered as one of the best places to work. With the advantage that Google provides,....

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Marriage offer goes ‘digital’! AAP leader Vikas Yogi proposes on Twitter

14th February, Valentine's Day — the day when many people emerge from their closets and express love to their partners! Every year millions and billions of people come together on....

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Lover boy gets arrested after he decorates car with Rs 2000 notes to gift his girlfriend

Someone once said that there is always some madness in love. The incident that comes to light from Mumbai on Valentine's Day, very much justifies the madness. In a report....

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Game of Ludo turns ugly! 14-year-old dies after being hit by cousin

In a shocking incident, a 14-year-old boy died after he was allegedly punched by his 11-year-old cousin during a fight over Ludo, police said on Monday. The incident occurred on....

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Donald Trump’s awkward handshake with Shinzo Abe is doing the rounds of the internet

By now, we're used to seeing United States President Donald Trump romp about the stage, throw his hands as if he's been caught in a fit and wiggle his fingers....

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Philippine postmen to play cupid this Valentine’s through a ‘Love Express’ campaign

Postmen in the Philippines will play cupid this Valentine's Day through a 'Love Express' campaign that will accept flowers and chocolates for personal delivery. The Philippine Postal Corp Philpost will....

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White House photographer uploading old pictures of Obama signals ‘changing times’ with Trump

A photographer tells more through his photos than through the use of speech. That's exactly what White House photographer Pete Souza tried to do when he uploaded old pictures of....

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500 kg Egyptian woman reaches Mumbai to ‘lose’ weight

A 36-year old Egyptian woman, weighing around 500 kgs, arrived in Mumbai on Saturday to undergo a weight reduction programme at a city hospital. Arriving here by an Egypt Air....

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This hijab clad woman is breaking stereotypes with her badass bike riding

We have seen women driving cars. We have also seen women riding Scooties and bicycles. But, women on bikes are a rare sight! But this Jamia Milia student is proving....

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Look who is defending PM Narendra Modi’s ‘raincoat’ jibe at Manmohan Singh

Moments after PM Narendra Modi attacked Manmohan Singh saying that the former PM knows the "art of taking bath while wearing a raincoat", creating a huge uproar from Congress and....

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Make this Valentine’s Day more special with these delicious cocktails!

Make this Valentines Day more special by making your loved one delicious cocktails From English Rose, Charming Admirer to Floral Bite, get your hands on these Do It Youself (DIY)....

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Propose Day: 10 pictures that show why it’s the cringiest day ever

With Valentine's Day around the corner, the ritual of celebrating hug day, kiss day, chocolate day and others have already begun. Propose Day, however, is the cringiest one among the....

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After ‘Baahubali’ Harish Rawat, it is now Akhilesh’s turn to feature in badass re-editing of ‘Raees’

A video has emerged on the internet which shows Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in the shoes of 'Raees' star Shah Rukh Khan. Akhilesh, who has undergone intense friction....

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A school for grannies in Phangane, Maharashtra

A school in Phangane district of Maharashtra has given new hope to elderly women. This special school 'Aajibaichi Shala' is for women who are above 60 and have never been to....

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Watch: Chicken playing America’s national anthem

The heart of each and every citizen of a country fills with joy and pride while singing the National Anthem of his or her country. The melody of the anthem,....

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Viral: People can't stop talking about Obama wearing his cap backwards

Former United States President Barack Obama said, after Donald Trump's inauguration, that he was going to take a (much deserved) holiday with his wife Michelle Obama. However, you'd say that....

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Viral video: 'Baahubali' Harish Rawat holds Uttarakhand as Modi watches in amazement

A heavily morphed video of the original hit film 'Baahubali' has gone viral on the internet purportedly due to its political symbolism. The video, which stars Prime Minister Narendra Modi,....

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Sheikhs being sheikhs! Saudi prince buys plane tickets for his 80 hawks

New Delhi: Sheikhs are known for their lavish lifestyles the world over. This time a Saudi prince set the bar real high when he booked seats on a commercial airliner....

Electrocution of wild animals increasing, experts raise concerns

Electrocution of wild animals increasing, experts raise concerns

New Delhi: Electrocution is turning into a preferred method for trapping wild animals across Indian forests, but nothing much is being done by the government to check it.   Wildlife lovers....

Girls rehabilitated from red light areas to walk at Lakme Fashion Week ramp

Girls rehabilitated from red light areas to walk at Lakme Fashion Week ramp

Mumbai: Girls rehabilitated from Mumbai's red light areas will take to the runway at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017.   They will showcase a summer range by Mandeep Nagi,....

Watch: The incredible story of India’s ‘Medicine Baba’

New Delhi: This is an inspiring story in this fast moving age. In a time where people are so deeply stuck in their own life cycle and have hardly any time....