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    Christmas 2017: Significance and all you need to know

    It’s already December. It’s Christmas time and for many of us, it is the favourite month of the year. It is the time of the year when the streets are decked up and stores have fancy displays. The whole country gets together in the festive spirit celebrating in their own style. But before you get into the celebration mode here’s a quick round-up on why Christmas has so significant for people across

  • Konkan Rail, IIT-B tie-up to strengthen tunnel tech institute

    Mumbai: The Konkan Railway has signed an MoU with the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) to make its George Fernandes Institute of Tunnel Technology in Goa a world-class centre of knowledge in tunnel and underground structure technologies.

  • NCA chief Niranjan Shah accuses CoA of usurping BCCI administration

    New Delhi: National Cricket Academy (NCA) Chief Niranjan R Shah, in a strongly-worded letter, has derided the Committee of Administration (CoA), saying the Supreme Court had appointed it to ‘supervise the administration and not to usurp it.’

  • Aamir Khan’s wife Kiran Rao buys artwork by jailed painter Chintan Upadhyay for Rs 4.5 lakh

    Chintan Upadhyay who is in jail from last two years for allegedly murdering his wife Hema and her lawyer Harish Bhambani has continued his passion of paintings inside the jail also. At a recent art exhibition, Thane jail inmates’ paintings were portrayed and Kiran Rao got one of the paintings for Rs 4.5 lakh and it was made by Chintan.

  • Apollo Hospital should comment on Jayalalithaa video clip: Ex-AIADMK MP

    Chennai, The Apollo Hospital should confirm whether the room in which late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa was seen getting admitted in a video actually exists or not, a former AIADMK MP said on Wednesday. Reacting to the video clip showing Jayalalithaa in the hospital room after she was shifted from the intensive care unit (ICU), K.C. Palaniswamy told IANS: “It is for the Apollo Hospital to clarify whether such a

  • Wow! Did Genelia D’Souza gift Riteish Deshmukh a Tesla on his birthday?

    Genelia D’Souza knows how to make her hubby happy and this time she did it by gifting Riteish Deshmukh a Tesla Model X, an all-electric SUV car on his 39th birthday. Yes, it was Riteish’s birthday present from wife Genelia. Riteish shared a picture of him standing with the car “So the Baiko @geneliad surely knows how to make a 40 yr old birthday boy feel like a 20 yr Old. #TeslaX

  • AgustaWestland Case: Patiala Court grants bail to Gujral

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday granted bail to former Air Marshal Jaspal Singh Gujral on a bail bond of Rs 2 lakhs in the AgustaWestland case. The court has directed Gujral not to leave the country without permission. Gujral had appeared in a special court before Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) judge Arvind Kumar.

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    Christmas 2017: Our guide to parties and events in Mumbai

    Christmas is already here with the city adorned in the merriment and the fun the festival inspires. To honour the festival of joy there are Christmas trees, wreaths, candles, delicacies and movies. To add to the festive spirit there are parties, shopping carnivals, special markets, music festivals and more. If you are itching your head on how to celebrate Christmas this year then we have wrangled up the best way you can

  • Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Should Narendra Modi rejoice or time for an honest introspection?

    So, the much-awaited results for the Gujarat assembly elections were finally announced on Monday (December 18) and amidst a tight contest, ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) managed to retain its seat by the skin of its teeth and bagged 99 seats. The opposition headed by Congress’ new president Rahul Gandhi performed beyond expectations and the Grand Old Party won a handsome 80 seats just missing the majority mark of 92 by a

  • New Delhi: Max Hospital resumes operation after stay on license cancellation

    New Delhi, Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh resumed its operations on Wednesday, days after its licence was cancelled by the city government for declaring a live newborn baby dead. The hospital said the operation was resumed after the Court of Finance Commissioner on Tuesday put on hold the government’s December 8 order.

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    Mumbai: India’s tallest Christmas tree reaches up to the heavens

    Mumbai, Over 10,000 twinkling colourful fairy lights, cherubic angels and fairies, reindeer and snowmen, bells, streamers and festoons, tiny crosses, and a beaming paunchy Santa Claus waving from the “cotton snow” adorn this famous and majestic Christmas tree — said to be the tallest in India.