Pooja Hegde, who made her Cannes Film Festival debut at the 'Top Gun: Maverick' premiere on Wednesday, was a sight to behold in an elaborate strapless ivory-hued feather gown that had an embellished bodice and a voluminous skirt. She paired this dazzling outfit with diamond danglers and a no-fuss ponytail. The...
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Two fire incidents were reported in two factories in separate areas of the national Capital on Thursday. A man died and six were injured after a blaze at a factory in northeast Delhi's Mustafabad area. Another fire broke out at a cello tape manufacturing factory in outer Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area,...
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that work has been done for economic upgradation, marriage, education, assistance besides providing insurance scheme benefits to the family members of the fishermen of the state. Smart fish parlors will be set up in local bodies in the state. This will provide organized employment...
The birth anniversary of Bhima Bhoi, the legendary visionary, saint and poet, was observed here on Monday in a solemn and serene atmosphere. It was organised jointly by the district's premier literary organization Mayurbhanj Sahitya Parishad and Baripada's service-oriented socio cultural association Sadbhavana Samiti. The speakers lamented the fact that the State...
In a bid to provide a waterlogging free urban system for the people of the State, Urban Development and Housing Department (UD and HD) on Thursday instructed that before the monsoon, the small and big drains of all the municipal bodies of Jharkhand will be cleaned. Regarding this, Secretary, UD and...
Special Court Commissioner Vishal Singh, on Thursday, submitted the report of the videography and survey of Gyanvapi mosque complex in the court of Civil Judge (Senior Division) Ravi Kumar Diwakar. Meanwhile, the court posted the next hearing on May 23 on the application filed by the advocates of the plaintiff demanding...
Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh Raja Warring on Thursday said that Punjab Congress former president Sunil Jakhar joining the BJP was not unexpected as he was playing in the BJP hands for a long time. â€œJakhar started working for the BJP much before, while still being in the Congress and...
The Tehri district chief medical officer Dr Sanjay Jain conducted a surprise inspection of the hospitals at Jakhnidhar and Devprayag blocks to take stock of the health facilities in the hospitals in view of the Char Dham Yatra. He observed various irregularities during the inspection. The officials found that the pharmacist...
The Chhattisgarh government on Thursday signed two MoUs to establish a Mahua Processing Centre in Kondagaon district and a Tamarind Processing Centre in Bastar district. The agreement was signed under the â€˜Vananchal Packageâ€™ for setting up processing units of minor forest produce in Bastar division, an official communication said. The first agreement...
Aries - March 21 - April 20
You are healthy, smart and reflect a good personality this week. You prefer to stay active and are constantly attempting to make things happen. You know how to utilize your skills to create the world you want. Your skill in smooth-talking and adaptability to any situation is heightened, making you a comfortable and eased person. On the work front, if you find no chance of growth in the present organization then plan to switch over your job, this is the right time. Just fill your resume and send it to other companies. You are a creative and logical person, you could be an asset to any company, just realize your potentials. On the relationship front, you will enjoy an entertaining and rewarding week. You will spend quality time with your loved ones.
Lucky number 12
Lucky colour Peach
Lucky day Tuesday
Taurus - April 20 - May 21
This week you need a thorough check-up of your health. Stress may be overpowering you and cause health problems. Be sure that you are paying adequate attention to diet, exercise, and sleep. Keep a cheerful outlook. You will find depth and wisdom in solitude. On the career front, you have excellent energy to accomplish tedious work. Financially you feel secure. The money will come from more than one source. You may think about investing in property at this time. A new project could be assigned to you making you busier and financially benefitted. The week is not very good in terms of a relationship. Troubles may arise in existing relationships. You may tend to find faults in each other. Trust and faith are missing. Work on this aspect.
Lucky number 14
Lucky colour Green
Lucky day Thursday
Gemini - May 21 - June 21
This week your determination and willpower are strong. It will help you to face health challenges and put you in the right direction for a disciplined life. Alcohol, junk, and spicy food which used to soothe your taste buds should be avoided. Routine exercises, morning walks and a planned diet create wonders for you. Stick on it, and timely medical care will cure your existing diseases. Professionally, you will establish your strength. This is a rewarding week in terms of your profession and job. People will listen to you and respect your views. Those who are in a job may have the reason to feel pride after the accomplishment of an important project. On the personal front, you feel blessed, looked after, and share cherishable moments with your loved ones.
Lucky number 20
Lucky colour Mauve
Lucky day Monday
Cancer - June 21 - Jul 23
This week you are filled with enthusiasm and new jest for life. You will feel healthy and may experience a change of perspective. New possibilities can be foreseen. This is also a time to utilize your creative energies. On the work front, you will find great success. Promotion or hike in status is likely which will make you confident, secure, and well-established. You are self-disciplined, energetic, and exert dynamic control over life. You are the motivator and an inspiration to your colleagues. This is the time when your intelligence, wisdom and experience will pay you rich dividends. On the personal front, your dynamic personality exudes charm and impression on others. You are romantic, love is in the air, and you admire, and appreciate your spouse with sweet words that will rejuvenate your relationship.
Lucky number 6
Lucky colour Purple
Lucky day Friday
Leo - Jul 23 - Aug 23
This week some water-borne diseases may trouble you. You are a sensitive person, keep yourself safe from any kind of infection. A company of a diseased person could alarm you. Alcohol, unsafe water, and injuries should be avoided. If you feel physically low take timely action. It is not advisable to ignore your health. On the career front, a recent period of confusion could be the reason for your current conflict. You feel indecisive, under-confident person. You need to come out of illusion and false intuitions. There may have been misdoings, but they will eventually be revealed. There are internal conflicts that need to be resolved soon. On the personal front, you will feel optimistic, upbeat, and hopeful about your relationships. Committed relationships may rise to new and better heights soon.
Lucky number 18
Lucky colour Indigo
Lucky day Friday
Virgo - Aug 23 - Sep 23
This week you can perform the right action at any given moment. You tend to feel you are the master of your destiny. You have a shining personality and are likely to embark on a new path. By being in tune with the environment and with others you never go wrong with your judgment. Professionally, there is a good chance of realizing your potential and opportunities. There is a need to be attentive and alert. For some of you, a feeling of stagnation, and dissatisfaction is taking a toll on you. Your career is at the stake. There is a need to socialize and reconnect with people. Connections and conversations sometimes prove rewarding. On the personal front, there is a new love interest possible. The existing relations will bloom too.
Lucky number 19
Lucky colour White
Lucky day Tuesday
Libra - Sep 23 - Oct 23
This week your passion for creative pursuits or hobbies is consuming your time and energy. You spend your time fruitfully. You are inspired and productive in your pursuits and enjoying them. There is a satisfaction and positive environment that surrounds you helping you to enjoy the bliss of good health. On the career front, there is a wake-up call for you, to change yourself for the better, to get the realization, to get over the period of confusion or misunderstanding. Do not stress over them and stop thinking too much and start letting things simply be. On the personal front, you must be presentable, witty, enthusiastic, and ready to win the heart of your loved one. There could be challenges, and accusations and your spouse may be demanding.
Lucky number 11
Lucky colour Beige
Lucky day Sunday
Scorpio - Oct 23 - Nov 22
This will be a very hectic week for you. Do not get physically violent; otherwise, you could hurt yourself. You are highly perceptive and intuitive too. You need to control your emotions and ambitions. Avoid aggression and any kind of arguments with the people around you. On the professional front, there may be serious problems in your workplace. This does not have to be the end of the world or the end of your job but ignoring these problems will not make them go away. You have reached the point where you can now see what is best for you. Take some quiet time to decide what your next moves are. On the personal front, this is an exceptionally good week for you. Warmth and affection with the near and dear ones will increase.
Lucky number 13
Lucky colour Brown
Lucky day Saturday
Sagittarius - Nov 22 - Dec 22
This week you will experience new energy and stamina with good health. You are a positive and grounded person. Put your energy into creative pursuits. You never know what your creations during this time might come to. Anyhow, you will enjoy yourself and this task will deepen and enrich your life. On the career front, some old acquaintances may prove beneficial for your professional life. If you are looking for a job, old connections, and associations will bring a smile to your face. Recommendation and favour will work well for you giving you an upper hand. Be alert, and remember that lost opportunities are never regained. On the personal front, relationships may be troubling, and you will feel frustrated. The unhealthy mind of your near and dear ones may hurt your feelings.
Lucky number 18
Lucky colour Silver
Lucky day Wednesday
Capricorn - Dec 22 - Jan 20
This week health looks promising. This is a great time to try a new health care approach, especially preventative care. Do not hesitate to try a new healer or to seek a second opinion if you need that. On the career front, additional duties and responsibilities may cause tremendous work pressure and make you a workaholic. If you are in such a situation, do not hesitate to ask for help or delegate workloads. This way your efficiency will increase, and the outcome will be decent. On the personal front, you will enjoy unconditional love and affection this week. There is purity in relationships. For those who are looking for love, a soul mate in their life this is the time to embrace the opportunity with open arms.
Lucky number 8
Lucky colour Magenta
Lucky day Friday
Aquarius - Jan 20 - Feb 18
his week your generosity, kindness, concern, and care for others are appreciated. Health remains good for you, and you may devote a good time to looking after your ailing parents, relative or a friend. You are likely to follow meditation, Yoga, Pranayama and other practices. You feel relaxed, calm, and in tune with your body, mind, and soul. On the career front, expect fairly a good period. New venues for money earning could be opened for you. The new job opportunity with better prospects will excite you, and those who are unemployed will be getting an opening for themselves too. Old connections and associations will be helpful. On the personal front, prestige, glory, and status in society shall enhance. Relatives will appreciate your endeavours.
Lucky number 2
Lucky colour Pink
Lucky day Sunday
Pisces - Feb 18 - March 20
This week you are sentimental and emotional and may get worried about small issues. Physically you remain sound and healthy, but mental tension and anxiety could make you a diseased person. At times you are a moody, temperamental, and unsocial person. Spiritualism, meditation, and other Yogic practices could be immensely helpful in making you a balanced person. On the work front, you must put your best foot forward. Whether it is your energy, time, or money investment, you have worked with full dedication and now waiting for the dividends. A good message which could enhance your career is on the card. On the personal front, relationships are smooth and easy-going. People around you feel relaxed. Romance, love, and new excitement are in the air too.
Lucky number 7
Lucky colour Grey
Lucky day Saturday
Lucknow Super Giants skipper KL Rahul won the toss and elected to bat against Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League here on Wednesday. For KKR, Abhijeet Tomar got a chance with Ajinkya Rahane being ruled out due to an injury, while Lucknow made three changes, bringing in Manan Vohra, Evin Lewis and K Gowtham in place of Krunal Pandya, D Chameera and A Badoni. Pandya missed out due to a niggle. Teams: Kolkata Knight Riders: Venkatesh Iyer,...
The female of the species can be the harbingers of real change at the grassroots level influencing families and their immediate environs. Our cover story is about an initiative that allowed village women to weave carpets at their doorstep. While they could continue to look after their homes and hearths, their carpets travelled the world to decorate plush houses on every continent. The ramifications were numerous. Women empowerment, sustainable practises and a unique initiative were a few. In effect, all these catapulted a truly Indian brand on the international map.
On the travel front, one of our explorers ditched Goa in favour of the serene Bekal... and was rewarded with rest recuperation and more. Another traveller took off to Mauritius, which thrives on the beauty of coexistence and a melange of different influences to create an amalgam that is unique to the country. Sometimes, the best destinations are discovered by chance. One of our travellers happened to find one such paradise close to the capital.
Our celebrity interviewee, Aline Dobbie, returns annually to India renew the one of her birth to renew her connections and write insightful travel books.
At The India Art Fair, we narrow down a few galleries and the artists they display which are worth a dekko while our expert mixologists have some on offer for you to sip on. Beauty regimens need to change with the weather. We have some simple tips and tricks for hair and skincare which actually work.
All this and more in this edition.