Actor Disha Patani says for her role in upcoming film "Malang" she drew inspiration from Hollywood star Angelina Jolie. Disha plays a grey character in the Mohit Suri-directed movie and the actor said she enjoyed the process of working on the film as it gave her an opportunity to explore her...
Zillion dreams, a billion schemes, a million memes, but caught in slipsteams. This is how Dr Debashish Sengupta sums up the: A radio buzzing in a...more
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The Cuckooâs Nest Author : A. Sethumadhavan (Sethu), Publisher : Niyogi Books, Rs 345 The first English novel by the noted Malayali writer A Sethumadhavan, popularly known as...more
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Artist Biplab Sarkarâs exhibition I wonder revolves around his observations of street vendors which inspired him to balance his work and chaos in everyday interactions....more
Consuming natural yoghurt on a daily basis may reduce the risk of breast cancer, according to a new study which says the probiotic supplement may...more
Sprinkle magic on your festive season and celebrate your year-end festivities in the Principality of Monaco! All India, 27th December 2019: All the establishments in the...more
panga *ing: Kangana Ranaut, Jassie Gill, Richa Chadda, Neena Gupta, Yo Yo Honey Singh Rated: 8/10 Panga is an ode to comebacks after motherhood and to women...more
Jassie Gill Known for giving hit songs like Bapu Zimidar, Nakhre, Dill Tutda and many others, Gill is now seen opposite Kangana Ranaut in Panga....more
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Making a strong pitch against the ongoing protest at Shaheen Bagh against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and National Register of Citizens, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has termed the sit-in âpolitically motivatedâ. In an interview with The Pioneerâs Sapna Singh, Javadekar said the protest was deliberately being stretched and there was...
A week-long academic workshop on Sustainable Heritage Development organised under the joint venture of the International Centre for Inclusive Cultural Leadership, Anant University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat and the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, Bhopal, concluded on Saturday. Speaking on the occasion, Prof Amareshwar Galla, Director, International Centre for Inclusive Cultural Leadership, Anant...
Jharsuguda DPC OKs Rs 7.50-cr projects After one and a half years, the District Planning Committee (DPC), Jharsuguda met here on Friday. The last meeting had been held on August 29, 2018 in which proposals had been confirmed along with approval of Comprehensive District Annual Plan (C-DAP) for 2018-19 and 2019-20. For...
The State Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday held a silent protest near Raj Bhavan against the State Governmentâs action, in which it prevented a delegation of BJP to meet with the family members of victim. â A delegation of BJP leaders also submitted a memorandum to Jharkhand Governor Draupadi Murmu...
To promote pilgrimage in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government has mooted development of âSikh Circuitâ comprising all religious places associated with the religion and âGurusâ. Sikh museums and research centres will also be set up in Lucknow and Agra. Earlier, the Chief Minister had directed the Tourism department to...
In what could be an alarming sign for the farmers of Punjab, presence of locust hoppers in small numbers or groups (of five to 20 hoppers) have been found in districts of Fazilka, Sri Muktsar Sahib and Bathinda. The surveillance by the scientists of Punjab Agricultural University at PAU Regional Research...
The Governor of Uttarakhand, Baby Rani Maurya, and Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat greeted the people of the State on the occasion of the 71st Republic day. In her message, the Governor said that the Uttarakhand is also completing 20 years of its creation this year. Terming women as the...
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said Bastar is one of the most beautiful places in the world and its people are more beautiful. But even after loads of goodness there are shortcomings. They are malnutrition, anaemia and malaria and all these are linked together. So eradication of malaria can help to...
Aries - March 21 - April 20
Your health remains good. Your theory of prevention is better than cure will work well. You are inspired, motivated and have strong will power to turn a situation in your favour. With a tremendous amount of energy and stamina, you can work non-stop and finish the pending tasks. Your workaholic approach will attain favour of your seniors. Your potential is being recognised which will work as motivation for you. Those seeking love, this week your search for the right partner will come to an end. There will be a true bonding between you and your partner. This is the right time to talk to each other and sort out the problems for a smooth relationship. Married couples will enjoy the time and cherish some memorable moments.
Lucky number 7
Lucky colour Sky Blue
Lucky day Friday
Taurus - April 20 - May 21
This week you have to be alert as there are chances of health issues popping up. Maintain a positive attitude at all times. Manage your stress level and get enough rest to heal both physically and emotionally. You may face some difficulties on the career front. Your feelings or ego may get hurt at your work. Be optimistic and face the challenges with an approach that the consequences will make you learn something new about life. Those looking for employment should probably look in a different direction or a different field. Those in a relationship, may have to face some issues. Do not stress over things and give yourself and your partner some time and space to deal with the problem. Those who are single, you have to wait for the right time to meet a suitable partner.
Lucky number 10
Lucky colour Red
Lucky day Monday
Gemini - May 21 - June 21
Your health will be good. Keep up with your meditation and yoga routine as it will keep you connected to your soul. Those dealing with health issues, need to take things seriously and take proper medication. Some of you may work yourself to exhaustion and stress may take a serious toll on your body. Give yourself a break. Your work front looks good and you may experience happiness and satisfaction at work. Those awaiting interview results will get good news. You seem to be on the right track but don’t get carried away. Those who have commitment phobia, need to introspect. It is very important to have a healthy conversation when faced with problems. Don’t avoid any issues in your relations and because it will only make things worse.
Lucky number 22
Lucky colour Yellow
Lucky day Saturday
Cancer - June 21 - Jul 23
Maintain balance to have good health. Make sure you eat well, get adequate sleep and exercise the right amount. This week you seem to be enthusiastic about your work. You will show the right amount of confidence and take on new projects. A word of caution though. Be careful to not rush into things. You have the tendency to be impulsive. Think before you make any decisions. Travel on account of your work is indicated. Good news for those who are awaiting results of an interview. You will rejoice in friendship and harmonious relationships. Some of you will be celebrating an occasion with your partner. In case of stress, spend some quality time with your friends and family.
Lucky number 13
Lucky colour Orange
Lucky day Tuesday
Leo - Jul 23 - Aug 23
Be positive is the mantra for this week. Those facing physical problems, be careful about your diet. Make sure to exercise/do yoga, eat healthy and take proper rest. Even if you are feeling demotivated and disengaged, do not cut yourself off from the world. Seek help from a trusted person in your family or friend circle to come out of your current state of mind. Things will go well in your career. You may experience a sense of calm and emotional connect with other colleagues at work. This is a make or break period in your relationship. Evaluate everything and be very clear about what you want from life and your relationship and make a decision accordingly. Those seeking a new relationship need to decide about how they are going to approach it.
Lucky number 11
Lucky colour Golden
Lucky day Sunday
Virgo - Aug 23 - Sep 23
Health is satisfactory this week. You are advised to practice meditation and positive thinking. Doing so would work wonders for you. Those who are down with health problems or some illness should not lose heart. Take care of yourself and allow yourself to get in touch with your inner strength to heal faster. This week, work front seems to be disturbed as it is full of worries and anxiety in relation to some project work. Keep reminding yourself to not worry, stay positive. Leave aside the anxiety and focus on what you can control. Those seeking employment should do what they can to get their desired job. Be strong in your relationship with others. Some issues may pop up. You need to give space to yourself and your partner to sort out the differences.
Lucky number 15
Lucky colour Purple
Lucky day Wednesday
Libra - Sep 23 - Oct 23
This week take a break from health worries and stress. Practice meditation in calm surrounds and do some spiritual thinking. This will help you develop mental strength. Don’t push yourself in any task as it might have an adverse effect on you. This is the time to count your blessings. At work, things are good. Those who are not happy, stay calm, as new opportunities are waiting to open doors. A personal transformation will help you have a deeper understanding of yourself and others. Your relationship seems to be in an uncomfortable zone. Either you or your partner is going through a tough time. Examine your relationship and give your support to your partner to make the relationship work. Don’t lose hope. Your time will come, just take rest and relax.
Lucky number 5
Lucky colour Peach
Lucky day Thursday
Scorpio - Oct 23 - Nov 22
You will witness a high level of energy and vitality this week. This will keep you active. Just make sure to take out time for adequate rest as well. Women who are planning to start a family, good news is in the offing. Enjoy this time of good health. On the work front, you may get involved in a conflict or disagreement with others. This might be due to your own behaviour. If you are trying to complete a task with disregard to its impact on others, you might end up being a loser. Make sure your behaviour is impeccable. Either you or your partner is working very hard in your jobs, this might be interfering with your relationship. For a smooth relationship, spend some quality time with each other. Single seeking love, should also prioritise their life.
Lucky number 5
Lucky colour White
Lucky day Friday
Sagittarius - Nov 22 - Dec 22
Healthwise this is not a great time for you. This week is full of anxiety, stress and worry. Make sure you have a balanced diet, exercise and fluid intake. Meditation and breathing exercises are particularly useful to you. Take time out to practice some. Work-wise, you will have a pleasant time. You may bond with colleagues and enjoy a social get-together with them. The work environment is positive and you may expect a promotion. Those seeking a new job will be successful. Love life should go well. Those facing challenges in their relations need to maintain a balanced and welcoming attitude. Those looking for a new relationship, be confident, go out and mingle with others. Things are sure to work in your favour.
Lucky number 17
Lucky colour Black
Lucky day Saturday
Capricorn - Dec 22 - Jan 20
You will have plenty of opportunities to entertain yourself and spend quality time. This will be reflected on your health. Others will feel positive vibes in your company. On the career front, something good is likely to happen. The issues you were facing in the last few days will get over now. You may find support in your colleague or a friend. This is an apt time to discuss service matters with your boss, and your ideas will be valued and executed for the benefit of the organisation. If you are in the line for promotion, it may come to you soon. Family plays a major role in your success. Romance is in the air. Those seeking love will meet someone of their liking. Existing relations demand your attention and time. Plan a vacation to make your partner feel important.
Lucky number 28
Lucky colour Grey
Lucky day Saturday
Aquarius - Jan 20 - Feb 18
This week you will feel physically, emotionally and spiritually charged. Things are in their right place. Those suffering from heart and BP related issues would recover fast with the help of proper medical attention and their own will power. Monetary gains are on the cards. Those thinking of venturing out into a business or an expansion, go ahead. You will be successful. You may meet an influential person who could prove highly beneficial in your career. Those in services may gain higher status/position. Love demands your attention, which probably you won’t be able to pay much. Your partner may get annoyed, so balance between work and love. Married life is blissful and enjoyable.
Lucky number 23
Lucky colour Pastel Blue
Lucky day Thursday
Pisces - Feb 18 - March 20
Your health is not the best this week. Watch out for seasonal ailments. Drink plenty of water and avoid tea, coffee, or any kind of addiction. Focus on meditation and yoga for rejuvenation and healing. Career-wise you will feel a sense of accomplishment. Those seeking jobs will get a call from the company they have been aspiring for. Your family and friends’ support will boost your morale. Property matters will be solved as per your wish. In a relationship, avoid conflicts and confrontations which are likely to occur during this week. Love may face objection as your family members may not favour your love or don’t like your relationship. A rift in the family might make you upset. You may have a confrontation with the elders/mother to defend your relationship.
Lucky number 20
Lucky colour Green
Lucky day Sunday
India captain Virat Kohli lauded his bowling unit for taking control of the proceedings from the onset after an emphatic seven-wicket victory against New Zealand in the second T20 International here on Sunday. Ravindra Jadeja (2/18 in 4 overs) and Jasprit Bumrah (1/21 in 4 overs) were primarily responsible for restricting New Zealand to 132 with the help of a steady Mohammed Shami (0/22 in 4 overs). "I think we had another good performance today, especially with...
Cruising the good life: Gustasp and Jeroo Irani hit the waves where each of the ships they board takes the word luxury to the next level.
The Reluctant Actor: Actor and former VJ Purab Kohli, who has been a part of some path-breaking films like My Brother Nikhil, Rock On and shows like Hip Hip Hurray and Typewriter, has interests which extend beyond the glitz and glamour of the industry, says Saimi Sattar.
Gold Rush: Once a thriving town set alight by the glitter of the yellow metal, KGF, on which an eponymous movie was based, is now a quiet place, says Ambica Gulati.
Twist in taste: What is any festival without the accompanying feast? Food is integral to any celebration so much that each occasion has patented its own menu. But tradition, too, needs a bit of a turn where it is reinterpreted to make way for contemporary tastes and requirements. Exotica has an assortment.