Actress Bipasha Basu enjoys working with actor and husband Karan Singh Grover, and says he is a dream co-star. "Karan is a dream co-star. He is a wonderful spontaneous actor and a live-wire on set. He can make any boring day exciting on set. He keeps the energy levels up for...
Not long ago, Bollywood aligned itself with the cultural ideology of the ruling party, which favoured a nationalistic revival. This new cinema demanded a sense...more
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Since the 1979 revolution, international relations and geopolitical equations have drastically changed. Besides stirring up a debate on Islam vs West, it continues to have...more
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Texas students don wigs in tribute to painter Bob Ross There were lots of happy little trees at one Texas middle school this week. Art students...more
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Scientists have developed a new technique that allows them to measure blood clotting as well as the formation of free radicals, that leads to the...more
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Delhi Cabinet on Saturday approved the hike from existing `70 per quintal to `200 per quintal for ration dealers in offline mode. This further means that ration dealers now to get `2 per Kg in place of existing 70 paisa per kg. The announcement by the Minister came following the Cabinet,...
CRPF jawan Ashwini Kumar Kachhi, who was killed in the Pulwama terror attack, was Saturday cremated with full state honours in Madhya Pradeshâs Jabalpur city amid the shouting of patriotic slogans by people. The cremation took place in the jawanâs native Khudawal village and Chief Minister Kamal Nath, former CM Shivraj...
Digambara Patra, an Associate Professor at the Department of Chemistry, American University of Beirut, thanked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for announcing the Government Autonomous College Bhawanipatna (GACB) a âUnitary Universityâ during his visit to Kalahandi on Saturday. âIndeed, the GACB has always kept high standard of education practice in KBK-Kandhamal region....
Jharkhand Indian Administrative Officers Wives Association (JIAOSWA) on Saturday announced that the association will bear the educational expenses of Pulwama attack martyr Vijay Sorengâs five children. The announcement was made on the occasion of âRun against Cancerâ a programme organized by JIAOSWA in an attempt to increase awareness about cancer. The...
Ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha elections, the state government on the intervening night of Friday-Saturday shifted 64 IAS officers including 22 District Magistrates and several Divisional Commissioners, Secretaries and Special Secretaries. Transport Commissioner and Managing Director of UP State Road Transport Corporation P Guru Prasad and Excise Commissioner Dhiraj Sahu,...
The last rites of four CRPF martyrs from Punjab, who were killed in Thursday's terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir, were performed on Saturday as their remains were consigned to flames in their villages with full state honours. All four were given state funeral and hundreds of people turned up for...
The martyrs of the Pulwama terror attack-Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel-Mohan Lal Raturi and Virendra Singh Rana were cremated with full military honours in Haridwar and Khatima respectively on Saturday. In Dehradun, the mortal remains of Mohan Lal Raturi arrived on early Saturday morning at the residence of the elder...
Chhattisgarh state assembly on Friday strongly condemned the suicidal attack on the para-military CRPF convoy at Pulwama that killed at least 43 troopers which created a national outrage against Pakistan. The blast occurred on a highway 20km away from Srinagar on Thursday. As soon as the assembly began proceedings, Speaker Charandas Mahant...
Aries - March 21 - April 20
This week, you are likely to face digestive or intestine-related problems. And health-related challenges will not stop at that as a hectic schedule, travelling and day-to-day challenges are likely to take a toll on your health. Don’t avoid these problems or take them lightly. Take some time out and start a fitness plan. On the work front, anxiety and tension could reduce your efficiency level. Decisions regarding the sale of real estate property will need to be taken. New job offers are on the cards. Keep your financial documents updated. Relationship wise, you need to analyse your existing relations and spend some quality time with your partner. Those waiting for approval of relation by elders may face opposition.
Lucky number 15
Lucky colour Golden
Lucky day Friday
Taurus - April 20 - May 21
You will enjoy determination and will power that will help you to face the health challenges coming your way this week. This will be a good time for you to quit unhealthy food habits like consumption of alcohol, junk and spicy foods. Daily exercise and planned diet will work wonders for you. But at work, you feel stagnated. This could be a wake-up call for you. Changes in form of a job, working environment, working attitude are on the cards. One of the advantages is that this change will be beneficial for you. Changes are foreseen in your relationship as well. There is some change in your partner’s behaviour pattern. Take some time out to sort out these changes. A quick decision is very important.
Lucky number 24
Lucky colour Green
Lucky day Saturday
Gemini - May 21 - June 21
You will have good health, emotionally and physically. Ensure a positive approach to things. Those awaiting test results regarding health can relax as the news will be good. As the week progresses, you may feel charged up. You may enter new realms in your spiritual exploration. On the career front, you may be rewarded for your work. Those in partnership ventures have fair chances of working for the selfless motives. This week your views and opinions will be heard and respected. Those in a job may experience the pride of accomplishment. Love life looks good as you may plan a vacation to an exotic location. This week you will receive love and affection from others.
Lucky number 19
Lucky colour Magenta
Lucky day Thursday
Cancer - June 21 - Jul 23
This week, you should give yourself some time to relax. Do not hesitate as this is the time for you to enjoy good health. The five elements of life will help you attain the balance that will make your life worth living. You may become an inspiration for some. On the career front, expect a hike in your income or reputation. Changing of a job, promotion or transfer are on the cards. Stay positive as this change will work in your favour. Students aspiring for higher education or studying abroad will get a piece of positive news. In your love life, conflicts or arguments are indicated. Your or your partner’s aggression may take a toll on your mental health. But, it will be advisable that you relax as this is a temporary phase.
Lucky number 30
Lucky colour Pastel green
Lucky day Monday
Leo - Jul 23 - Aug 23
This week, you are likely to feel good about living a healthy and balanced lifestyle. You should pamper yourself with beauty treatments and spa sessions this week. You should try to bring some changes in your workout routine to revive your mood and focus. Career-wise, this week will be good as many big projects will come your way that will prove to be profitable. Self-owned ventures will be successful and people will accept your views. Travelling to a foreign land is on the cards. Those in import and export business may get into productive networking and make a huge profit around this time. Your love life is very interesting and romantic this week. For singles opportunities for new romance is on the horizon. Make good use of it.
Lucky number 13
Lucky colour White
Lucky day Saturday
Virgo - Aug 23 - Sep 23
The week starts on a good note as you may be able to give up some of your bad habits and start leading a healthier lifestyle. Take good care of yourself and your loved ones. Focus on your physical well-being. You are likely to find some spiritual facts that hold more promise and are beneficial for you. On the career front, take a break and also change your perspective. Things will not be as per your expectation; take it easy. This could be a time when you can consider a job change. Financially, you need to understand the unfavourable situation and face it without losing your calm. Relationships will be stable around this time. Some of you may get attracted to an older person. This attraction may not be mutual. So, be prepared and don’t lose heart.
Lucky number 23
Lucky colour Pastel colours
Lucky day Wednesday
Libra - Sep 23 - Oct 23
The week looks cheerful and positive in terms of your health. You are likely to devote some quality time towards the attainment of your physical and mental well-being. From good nutrition to exercise and relaxation, you will follow everything required to restore your health. Professionally, you have the spirit of cooperation that will help you share cordial relations with everyone. Trust your instincts and connect with your innermost desires. This is a good time for new ventures. Relationship wise, the week is good. Things will speed up in the relationship. Quick decisions taken in hassle mode could give you repentance at a later stage. So, listen to your heart but work with the mind to avoid being in that situation.
Lucky number 10
Lucky colour Turquoise
Lucky day Friday
Scorpio - Oct 23 - Nov 22
You are likely to follow a new belief system and hence walk on the path of self improvement. Attending religious services is on the cards. You may follow a new diet or workout routine that will again lead you to self-improvement. Professionally, you are shining bright with new ideas. You will work towards improving your social life. That shall be refreshing and will give new hope about the future. Some of you can expect promotion or the beginning of a new and fruitful project. Your productivity level will be very high. Relationship wise, this week is good for you. Tension and worry in this area of life over will come to an end as love and passion are back on track very soon. The week is full of fun, love and laughter. So, enjoy it!
Lucky number 22
Lucky colour Coral
Lucky day Sunday
Sagittarius - Nov 22 - Dec 22
The week is all about taking good care of your health. You will not have to compromise on health issues. Take some time out of your busy schedule to figure out what more you can do to improve your health status. Avoid impulsive and aggressive nature. Professionally, you are moving to a new position. This will make you feel optimistic and hopeful about the future. Financially, the week is good and you will plan for good investment. In your relationship, your heart will push for what you want. Making new friends and friendship turning into love is on the cards. Talk openly to your partner to improve your relationship and build a solid base. Singles may meet their someone special this week.
Lucky number 8
Lucky colour Red
Lucky day Monday
Capricorn - Dec 22 - Jan 20
This week, you will need to bring in some speedy changes in your health schedule for a better condition. Females who are expecting are advised to do go for a medical check-up this week so that they are not stressed over petty things in the coming months. Some of you are likely to enjoy a high energy level. This will assist you in leading a healthy life. At the professional front, worrying about your job will not help matters. You need to focus on things which are under your control. Those seeking jobs will need to have an optimistic outlook. Don’t hesitate to ask for help. Relationship wise, you will feel blessed and happy as you get full support of your loved ones. Take a stand for your own beliefs.
Lucky number 17
Lucky colour Copper
Lucky day Tuesday
Aquarius - Jan 20 - Feb 18
Your health will remain positive this week. You will be able to revive the inner, childlike energy and will be active this week. Things look good on the professional front. You will be able to fulfil your long-term ambition. Whatever you put your mind to should lead to lasting results and achievements. Therefore, people around are looking up to you for sound advice. With all these things going in your favour, you need to have a profound vision and a careful analysis of all the plans and strategies which will help you move towards success. Your love life will benefit from extra charisma and intellectual attractiveness. You may find yourself taking care of family matters such as insurance and wills.
Lucky number 25
Lucky colour Brown
Lucky day Sunday
Pisces - Feb 18 - March 20
Health will be good. This week, everything will come together and you are in the right place, doing the right thing.You are likely to achieve what you have wished for. The week holds new beginnings that naturally emerge out of the accomplished cycle. To balance your energies, avoid rich food and do not oversleep. This week, career may not be so satisfactory. You will feel uncomfortable in your working environment. Your senior may feel that you are not putting your 100 per cent effort into a project or task. Your honest nature may fetch you some kind of displeasure. Avoid any kind of investment or a new deal in business/property. On the love front, you may be possessive. Those in love may face conflict and a difficult phase. However, a balanced approach will work in your favour.
Lucky number 14
Lucky colour Mauve
Lucky day Wednesday
India captain Rohit Sharma said his team will return home with lots of positives despite a "disappointing" 1-2 defeat in the three-match T20 series. India savoured a historic Test and ODI bilateral series win in Australia before recording their biggest ODI series win on New Zealand soil. A first ever T20 series win would have been an icing on the cake but the hosts held their nerves to pull off a thrilling four-run victory on Sunday. "Disappointing to...
Moksha through Luxury -- An entire city has come up on the banks of the Ganga which consists of high-end tents, 24x7 wi-fi,, drone projections, curated walks and conversation, in short a multi-sensory experience for pilgrims who will be converging in Prayagraj for the Kumbh.
Culture Crawl -- It may be the power centre for lobbyists but it does anchor a lot of history and evolution and encourages our interpretation of it.
Director's Lens -- Satyajit Ray has left behind not just films but also a sizeable number of photographs that were taken during his travels across the world.
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