Actor Suniel Shetty has seen ups and downs in his showbiz career. He says failure has taught him a lot. "When I started my career as an actor, I had no guidance from anyone. I have learnt everything from my failures. I was very happy when my first movie was successful....
The Vladivostok Summit held earlier this month consolidates two decades of calibrated decisions by India and Russia to give a forward-looking agenda to their bilateral...more
The quaint village of Parvada in Uttarakhand makes for a quick getaway and a perfect escape for those seeking slow life. No fancy resorts here,...more
CASTE AS SOCIAL CAPITAL Author - Prof R Vaidyanathan, Publisher - Westland Books, Rs 299 The book is a well-argued account of how the caste system in...more
What haunts Northern Ireland at the moment is none other than Brexit, which is gradually opening up the old wounds of the historic Good Friday...more
Actors Sobhita Dhulipala and Emraan Hashmi have trodden a new path with their latest web series Bard of Blood, says Ayushi Sharma While a former Miss...more
Heartfulness meditation can contribute to cultivating gratitude among practitioners, a study said. The study published in the International Journal of Recent Scientific Research has confirmed that...more
the zoya factor *ing: Sonam K Ahuja, Dulquer Salmaan, Sanjay Kapoor, Angad Bedi, Sikander Kher Rated: 6/10 Is is luck or hard work that gets one ahead...more
priyanshu chatterjee Having experimented with different roles, Chatterjee is always on a look out for something different. He speaks with Musba Hashmi about his take...more
A new study has found that only four out of 429 persons named â€˜traffickersâ€™ in police files relating to over 100 cases of human trafficking,...more
The farmers camping at the Uttar Pradesh-Delhi border since Friday ended their protest on Saturday evening after Union Agriculture Ministry assured action on five of their 15 demands. According to Rajendra Yadav, UP in-charge of the Bharatiya Kisan Sanghathan, a delegation of farmers met Agriculture Ministry officials on Saturday afternoon who...
Minister for Higher Education Jitu Patwari said that India is a country of opportunities and there is vast scope in education and sports sector in Madhya Pradesh, the Heart of India. Patwari was expressing his views on â€˜Exploring Collaboration in Education and Youth Welfare and Sports between the UK and...
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) late on Thursday night managed to nab one of the key accused involved in the sensational killing of Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two sons in 1999. A team of CBI sleuths from Kolkata arrested the accused Budhhadeb Nayak (45) from his house at...
The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Saturday accused the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Government in the State of bribing scribes by offering handsome monetary returns for highlighting the various development schemes of the Government. JMMâ€™s General Secretary Supriyo Bhattacharya slammed the Information and Public Relations Departmentâ€™s recent initiative of...
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will flag off the countryâ€™s first private semi-high speed train Tejas Express on Lucknow-New Delhi trunk route on October 4. Its commercial run will commence from October 6. Booking for Tejas Express has already started and the train will be run by Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation...
It will be a battle between national issues versus local issues in Haryana. Ruling BJP in the state will go to the October 21 polls with the slogan of "delivery" of long pending issues by the Narendra Modi government at the Centre while for Congress and other regional parties in...
Though Prime Minister Narendra Modiâ€™s Mann ki Baat is said to have boosted the use of radio, in this era of digital equipment, one of the small joys rarely experienced by many is that of searching for a radio station with clear reception on the good old analog radio. While...
Election campaigning for the by-poll in Scheduled Tribe reserved Dantewada assembly seat has come to end on Saturday at 3.00 pm. The polling is scheduled on September 23 from 7.00 am to 3.00 pm. District Electoral Officer and District Collector had directed all the candidates, political party workers, star campaigners and...
Aries - March 21 - April 20
You will experience harmony in body, mind and soul. For those with an ongoing health issue that hasn’t been resolved, you may benefit greatly by alternative therapy and nutrition counselling. A spiritual teacher may appear in your life who will prove to be an excellent mentor and will help you have a new lease of life. On the career front, you may need a counsellor to sharpen your skills. Being a part of a short course or workshop may help you with your goals. Get involved in group work as you will learn from others. You will be lucky in relationships as people around you respect and value your ideas. You are likely to make an impression on your partner with your positive approach. You will feel the warmth and affection of near and dear ones.
Lucky number 23
Lucky colour Indigo
Lucky day Friday
Taurus - April 20 - May 21
The week starts with never-ending activities and you will be busy with meetings, travel and attending guests. This will exhaust you and give you no time for yourself. There are chances you might get hurt. Stay safe and use all safety methods to avoid any unpleasant situation. All legends were not geniuses, but they had strong will and determination to get things done. You too possess the spirit and try your level best to achieve what you want in life. Those awaiting judgment in a legal matter can expect a ruling in their favour. Relationship wise, you are demanding and strict. This attitude would not work in the favour of married couples. A mother figure may interfere in your relationship. Figure out where your boundaries lie with this and let her know.
Lucky number 16
Lucky colour Orange
Lucky day Thursday
Gemini - May 21 - June 21
Great stamina enables you to stay confident and be in the best of your health. If facing health issues, do not hesitate to consider alternative ways to deal with it. You will be sensible about your day to day matters. At work, things will be better. You will get support from a powerful person. This is the right time to seek increment or change in job that pays you better. You may owe some money to your close ones. Those who are considering applying for a fund or a bank loan for a venture can go ahead. You will experience success. In the context of love, it’s important to give your partner some space. You also need to choose the right person with whom you feel a strong emotional connect. Singles, this is not the right time to mingle.
Lucky number 13
Lucky colour Parrot Green
Lucky day Tuesday
Cancer - June 21 - Jul 23
This week you will experience positive energy and will feel as fresh as a teenager. Channelise this energy into doing something creative. Enjoy this phase and watch your creativity enrich your life. On the career front, your potential will be duly recognised. Your financial position will also improve. A gift from your ancestral side may come your way. You will feel the positive vibrations at the workplace. Money gain through property or a plan to invest in a property at a prime location is indicated. This week you may not be lucky in love. If you like someone, go and express yourself to him/her. Avoid loose talk as it might spoil your relations. If you feel stagnated in your relation, then it’s time to close the chapter.
Lucky number 18
Lucky colour Peach
Lucky day Monday
Leo - Jul 23 - Aug 23
Your efforts to stay healthy will pay off. This week you will be full of energy, creativity and versatility. You are likely to re-orient and figure your purpose in life. You will engage in activities like yoga, pranayam and other healing practices to stay fit and rejuvenated. Those facing health issues would feel at ease. On the career front, you need to take a break. If required, seek advice from a senior to clear your vision. Someone’s guidelines will help you boost your career and attain control over your domain. Indulging in a group task or discussions will prove beneficial. In love, tension is indicated. You may face rejection or break-up. Singles will take time to find their love partner. This is the time to make thoughtful bonding, be it in love or marriage.
Lucky number 11
Lucky colour Pink
Lucky day Friday
Virgo - Aug 23 - Sep 23
You will overcome all health challenges. You will be appreciated for accomplishing quality work. Blessings from elders will add shine to your personality. After dealing with a problematic situation, you will experience positive energy and inner satisfaction. Your career looks good this week. Some of you will be promoted or assigned an important task which will boost your career. A seminar or a training session is indicated that will enhance your skill. Luck is in your favour and you will enjoy the results of your hard work. Be cautious in love, as you might be tagged as incompatible. Your newly developed relationship might get affected due to back-biting. Married couples may lack harmony in their relationship and seek space to avoid conflict or tension.
Lucky number 9
Lucky colour Brown
Lucky day Sunday
Libra - Sep 23 - Oct 23
You are confused about the direction that your life is taking. Your fluctuating health conditions will affect quality of life. You may need guidelines to reap the results of your past behaviour. Observe your belief system. Take time out to reflect positively. On the career front, you will face challenges and tough situations, but you will emerge a winner due to your determination. Legal issues might get sorted this week. On the love front, you will glow and blush as this week your life will be focussed around love. This could be either a new relationship or a powerful re-bonding of an old one. You are likely to share your joy with those around you who need it. Married couples will experience true bonding and feel the attachment. Life will be blissful.
Lucky number 12
Lucky colour Black
Lucky day Tuesday
Scorpio - Oct 23 - Nov 22
Avoid anger and aggression this week. Listen to your inner voice and act accordingly. Seek the advice of an elderly in the family. Home-made remedies will provide relief in health issues. You need nurturing and caring that will sort out half of your problems. On the career front, you will feel at ease as things are working in your favour. Great things come in a small packages. A business in the field of agriculture, horticulture or land will yield profit. Those in a job are likely to get promoted. New opportunities in the career are indicated. Those seeking employment will get a job in their desired field. In love, you are unclear about your future spouse. Those in a relationship, it is likely that your partner will make you juggle between some challenging situations.
Lucky number 19
Lucky colour Black
Lucky day Saturday
Sagittarius - Nov 22 - Dec 22
Some health challenges are indicated this week. You may face problems like indigestion, gastric issues, BP, etc. that would make you restless. This will affect your emotions and make you impatient in behaviour. Take time out to relax and find your comfort zone. In professional life, things are likely to go your way. Those in the private sector may expect a raise in income or a promotion. Chances for an overseas job/education seem bright this week. Stay focused. A senior official will be helpful in making your work easy. Relationship wise, this week is satisfactory. You need to talk to your partner to sort out a confusion that appears to have cropped up between you. Pamper your partner with gifts or drive down to an exotic place. This will certainly boost your love life.
Lucky number 7
Lucky colour Yellow
Lucky day Monday
Capricorn - Dec 22 - Jan 20
You will regain your health and feel a new spark of creativity within. Try a new health care approach, especially preventative care. A basic health regime like exercise, proper diet, enough sleep can be applied now with great success. Don’t hesitate to take on a new healer. On the career front, transfer or relocation is indicated. Since this will be your desired posting, you will be filled with hopes and aspiration. You are likely to prove your potential with new avenues of progress. Some of you are expected to travel overseas on a professional trip. This week love is not happening. Due to your busy schedule, your existing relation might suffer. Try to stay in touch through the internet or messages. Those with marriage proposals might face rejection.
Lucky number 20
Lucky colour Pastel colours
Lucky day Wednesday
Aquarius - Jan 20 - Feb 18
This week you will be creative and optimistic. Everything will appear to turn in your favour. You will be generous and ready to share. You have learned to accept your flaws and to adjust with others. It gives you the strength to be what you want to be. Overall, health will be good. In professional life, you need to give your time and attention to your work. Be honest about your work. A disciplined approach like working within the norms and traditions of your organisation will be appreciated. Avoid conflicts with people at work. In love, stop fantasising about the person who doesn’t feel the same about you. When love is true, you don’t have to struggle to make it work. Expand your horizons and try hard to think positively.
Lucky number 31
Lucky colour Green
Lucky day Friday
Pisces - Feb 18 - March 20
You need to come out of your past suffering in order to move forward. Holding on to the past may affect your health. Look within yourself carefully and make note of the areas where you are fearful. Spend time to learn about the energy centres in the body and meditate on how you are functioning. At workplace, you will experience a feel-good factor. You are likely to find support of colleagues and seniors, and there is a chance that your name may be suggested for a promotion. Your professional skills will be at their best. Make the best use of this time. In terms of love, you will find success and will enjoy this week. You are likely to become the centre of attraction at an event and draw your partner’s attention. Married couples will enjoy the togetherness and intimacy.
Lucky number 9
Lucky colour Grey
Lucky day Thursday
Virat Kohli's familiar exuberance and pep talks drowned the chatter around Rishabh Pant as India prepared to play South Africa in the third T20 International here on Sunday, seeking a 2-0 series verdict. The comprehensive seven-wicket victory in the second game, which was built on the back of a fine comeback by the bowlers and a Kohli masterclass, is history now and the team is looking for another commanding performance before the Test series gets underway. The...
ON A SPIRITED JOURNEY: Embark on a wine trail in Portugal to get a deeper glimpse into its culture and history.
BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL: Actress Swara Bhaskar says how most brands are on board the feminist bandwagon for their promotion campaigns because it sells and they have begun to realise that.
'IT'S A SMILE. IT'S A KISS. IT'S A SIP OF WINE': Azerbaijan's viticulture dates back to more than 5,000 years and greatly influences the way any traveller experiences this country.
TWIST, CURL AND TEASE: Texture and voluminous hair are here to stay as India changes its outlook on how to treat the mane organically.
The DIALogue is the airport magazine for the GMR group across terminals 1, 2 and 3. It is a quick pick-me-up and offers a 360 degree arc of Delhi while you wait for your flight in the lounge area. Forget the digital addiction, get real, get local. Dial Delhi.
The Pioneer Group has been at the forefront of bringing out Coffee Table books on topics as diverse as Arunachal Pradesh, 50 most enterprising people in the country, the architectural marvel that is the Jammu & Kashmir railway line, the eight-fold path of Buddhism and more.