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Father’s Day: Eggs To Hugs, Sachin To Vij Carry Tears Of Joy

  NEW DELHI: It was a day to celebrate and cherish the sacrifices, care, and the unexpressed love of a father in a person’s life. A father’s love often goes unnoticed, but the millennials, as well as celebrities, made sure that their love doesn’t go unnoticed by their father on this Father’s Day. Many celebrities …

Khiladi Goes Kaput! What Is Ailing Akshay’s Career?

During the promotions of his movie ‘Samrat Prithviraj’, Akshay Kumar smugly proclaimed that he had completed the opulent historical drama in just 40-42 days. Kumar has always taken pride in the fact that he completes his movies, and churns them out, at the rate of knots. The film, however, tanked miserably at the ticket counters …

Dignified Last Rites: Delhi Builds India’s 1st CNG Crematorium For Your Pets

NEW DELHI: Julius is restless. Tintin is sleepy. The two dogs, a 7-year-old labrador and 10-month-old stray, are inseparable part of Abhilasha Joshi, who works steadfastly to protect lives of pets — either abandoned or injured in the national capital of India, often by rushing in aid to them and their owners. For once, Joshi …

Cultural Capital To Cosmopolitan Metropolis: Two Worlds Of Pune

  PUNE: One can sense an air of excitement and the buzz in the city that is hosting a prominent sporting spectacle. The massive billboards, general chatter and excitement to flock to the stadium are eloquent imprimaturs of the buzz. In 2022, Pune hosted 13 Indian Premier League matches and people made a beeline to …

Look Who’s Back: Bakerwals, And Their Way Of Life

  SRINAGAR: The herds of livestock are back on the busy roads of Kashmir. The sight, which was well encapsulated in the Hindi films of yore, showed the nomadic tribes of Gujjars and Bakerwals are back with their way of life. After a COVID-19 induced gap of two years, Gujjars and Bakerwals are restarting their …

Ranveer Singh: Can Gully Boy Enter Life In Fast Lane?

BENGALURU: In 2009, Karan Johar was in the office of Yash Raj Films to meet his best friend Aditya Chopra. During their interaction in the cafeteria, Chopra, an ace producer and director, told Johar to look at an energetic young man playing table tennis. He informed him that this chap would be making his Bollywood …

Devotees Drive To Jama Masjid To Celebrate Eid-Ul-Fitr

  With the COVID-19 restrictions lifted, the devotees drove in herds to the iconic Jama Masjid in New Delhi as Muslims in the country celebrated Eid-Ul-Fitr with devotion. The old city area of the capital is full of fun and fervour filled with colour with the aroma of delicacies, especially seviyan, filling the air, bringing …

Norbulingka: Tibetan Quest To Preserve Art, Culture Turns Into Thriving Biz

  DHARAMSHALA: Tibetan artisans after fleeing Chinese rule in Tibet are struggling to preserve their art and its identity. However, painters, carpenters, tailors, chefs, handicraft experts, and many other artisans from different streams have found a place called Norbulingka Institute situated at Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh. This is the place from where artisans are keeping …

Now Enjoy Safer Paragliding In Himachal Pradesh

  SHIMLA: Unrivalled natural beauty in the majestic backdrop of the Himalayas, extreme landscapes featuring several peaks, and extensive river systems – all come together to offer an unforgettable experience of a lifetime in Himachal Pradesh. But in recent days, the thrill of adventure has lost its fizz after a spate of paragliding accidents resulting …

DU Student’s Bharatanatyam Dance In Metro Leaves Netizens In Awe

DELHI: On a fine March afternoon, when 19-year-old Manya Dadhichi found an empty coach of a Delhi Metro train, she could not resist putting her smartphone on the floor and pressing the record button of the camera. She showcased Bharatanatyam steps on Priya Saraiya’s ‘Kalle Kalle’ and posted the video on Instagram. The video went …