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  • Sikh soldier to become first to wear turban for Trooping the Colour ceremony in UK

    London: A Sikh soldier is set become the first to wear a turban instead of a bearskin hat during an annual parade that celebrates the British monarch, media reports have said. Guardsman Charanpreet Singh Lall, 22, will march among 1,000 soldiers taking part in Trooping the Colour ceremony which also marks the Queen’s official birthday.

  • What makes Sikkim an unbeatable tourist destination?

    Generally, people either look for beaches or hill stations to spend their holidays at and if mountains have your heart, there is no other place like Sikkim to spend an ideal destination. Sikkim is located in North East part of India and shares its borders with Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, and to the part of Himalayas. It has some of the best glaciers, mountains, hills, and landscapes. Till 1975, it was its own Kingdom and

  • Good script should be like unputdownable book, says Kajol   

    Mumbai: Actor Kajol says she only gives her nod to a film if the script manages to hold her attention. The 43-year-old actor, who was last seen in Dhanush’s “VIP 2”, said screen-time of a character is not important for her if it has “something amazing” to offer her as a performer.

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    Girl Power! Swara Bhasker is not feared of taking risks

    Mumbai: From playing the heroine’s best friend in “Tanu Weds Manu” to a middle-aged mother of a 15-year-old in “Nil Battey Sannata”, a prostitute in “Anaarkali of Aarah” to one of the leading ladies in a multi-starrer all-women buddy film “Veere Di Wedding” — actress Swara Bhaskar has explored characters that an image-conscious budding actress would fear to do. She says breaking stereotypes is the best way

  • Prominent Assamese theatre personality Sukracharya Rabha passes away    

    Guwahati: Noted Assamese theatre personality Sukracharya Rabha, famed for his open air theatre festival, died of cardiac arrest at his village home in Goalpara district last night, family sources said. He was 41. Rabha founded his theatre group ‘Badungduppa’, a rural based theatre centre at his village Rampur, in 1998 and had directed several plays in Rabha, Bodo and Nepali languages.

  • Tuticorin firing: 2 deputy tahsildars transferred

    Tuticorin: More than two weeks after 13 people were killed in police firing during anti-Sterlite protests here, two deputy tahsildars who allegedly gave the order to the force to open fire, have been transferred. Deputy tahsildars Kannan and Sekar were transferred to Kayathaaru and Srivaikuntam respectively by District Collector Sandeep Nandoor, according to an official order.

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    Entertainment is a brutal business: Jacqueline Fernandez

    Mumbai: Bollywood’s Sri Lankan star Jacqueline Fernandez says entertainment is a brutal and unpredictable business where things change every Friday. Jacqueline, who made her Bollywood debut in 2009 with “Aladin”, is now a mainstream commercial actress, thanks to her successful films like “Kick” and “Judwaa 2”, and hit franchises like “Houseful” and “Race”. But she says there is “no foolproof formula of success or failure”.

  • See pic: This is how Twinkle Khanna celebrated mom Dimple Kapadia’s birthday

    Mrs Funny Bones aka Twinkle Khanna has eloped from her Bollywood image and conquered many hearts for coming out as an opinionated woman of the modern era. One can only applaud the mother of two who never spares a moment from her busy schedule to amp it up on social media.

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    15 monsoon quotes that perfectly describe our never-ending love for rain!

    Monsoon! The sweet earthy smell, tiny droplets on the window panes, the cloudy skies, cool wind on the face and falling in love once again. This is the beauty of love. Everything around is bright and beautiful. Rains transport us into a sense of peace and tranquillity. If you are thrilled with the gorgeous season you will truly understand the misty cloud, green surrounding, and splendid waterfalls. If the monsoon is your

  • New friends in B-town! Kangana Ranaut sweats it out in the gym with her new buddy Sophie Choudry in London

    Celebrities have a strict formula to stay in shape and healthy and that is to never miss their gym sessions. Their workout routine changes according to their schedule but the training sessions continue in one form or another. They perform different physical workout routines as some opt for Pilates, aerial yoga, some perform yoga and some work it out at the gym. Kangana Ranaut is one such

  • Incredibles 2: Kajol’s sassy reply on a superpower she would love to have

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol, who is busy shooting for upcoming film “Eela”, says that her whole life has been pretty incredible so far. Asked what was the most “incredible” part of her film journey as she has been one of top actresses of film industry over the years, Kajol, who has received six Filmfare Awards, including five Best Actress awards, and the Padma Shri in 2011, said: “I

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    Mumbai Crime: 17-year-old youth shot dead after a drunken brawl, accused dump body in fridge

    On Friday, Waliv police arrested a 22-year-old youth for killing a 17-year-old friend and hiding his body in a fridge. The victim was shot dead by three of his friend after at got into a drunken brawl in Nalasopara, out of which one has been arrested. According to Mumbai Mirror, the victim has been identified as Shubham Bumak (17). And the accused have been identified as Dipak Malik, Kailash Wagh and Anil Singh,