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Peacocks don't mate, says judge who wants cow as national animal

Peacocks don't mate peahens but sire offsprings with their tears, according to a Rajasthan high court judge who on Wednesday presented this unique theory after passing a verdict.......

'Kohinoor, a symbol of British loot'

Though it would be wonderful for Indians to have the Kohinoor and the Peacock Throne displayed in all its glory at the Red Fort, it seems unlikely that the British will part with the Kohinoor in a......

Ban peacock feathers' trade, proposes Ramesh

Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday announced a proposal to ban trade of peacock feathers to protect the national bird from illegal poaching and killing.Inviting comments before......

Poachers poison 30 peacocks to death

At least 30 peacocks in Salabhari forest in Barabanki died after suspected poachers fed them with edibles containing poison on Sunday, police sources said on Monday. Irate villagers later beat the......

First Look: Shane and Falguni Peacock

Designers Shane and Falguni Peacock married jewellery to clothes and presented crystal encrusted pants and bead-strung blouses in a collection that was both opulent and extravagant.The designer......

Why over 50,000 profitable firms pay no tax

Companies making larger profits are now paying a lower rate of effective tax because of concessions IMAGE: A dancing peacock projected at the India Gate during a show to mark the grand finale of......

Max founder Analjit Singh gets Golden Peacock Award

Max India founder and Vodafone chairman Analjit Singh has been given this year's Golden Peacock Award for personal leadership and his contribution to society.Eric Pickles, Former Prime Minister of......

Govt to ban trade of peacock feathers

To save the endangered national bird peacock from extinction, government has made plans to ban trade of its feathers, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Monday.He expressed concern that the......

Tata Steel bags Golden Peacock for CSR

Tata Steel, world's sixth largest steel maker on Wednesday said it has bagged the 'Golden Peacock' award for 2009 for its corporate social responsibility initiatives."The notion of social......

Satyam to be stripped of corp governance award

Satyam Computer Services, in the eye of a storm for financial wrong doings, will be stripped off the Golden Peacock Award -- the very laurel it used for trumpeting its corporate governance norms......

Iranian film bags top honour at IFFI

Also ReadIFFI: Good Bye Lenin! is best filmIranian filmmaker Samira Makhmalbaf was on Sunday awarded the Golden Peacock for her film At Five in the Afternoon at the 34th International Film Festival......

Meet Anurag Kashyap's daughter, Aaliyah

She knows just how to be a celebrity! Aaliyah Kashyap, according to her dad, hasn't shown any interest in showbiz. Aaliyah's more into fashion. What is Anurag Kashyap's daughter really like? Let's......

PIX: Katrina, Akshay, Big B at IFFI finale

Sidharth Malhotra presented a tribute to Mr Bachchan... Huma and Bhumi looked stunning... and more... The International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which saw its fair share of controversy, saw......

Shilpa-Raj, Saif-Kareena, Shahid-Mira: Best dressed couple? VOTE!

Who was the best dressed couple of them all? Did you think Sonam Kapoor was the best dressed celebrity this Diwali? Bollywood saw glamour and style rule at the numerous Diwali parties hosted......

PIX: Bipasha-Karan's Miami holiday

Have you seen these lovely pictures? After the grand IIFA weekend and New York tour, Bollywood has returned home and got right back to work. But there are some like Bipasha Basu and her husband......

Pistorius gracious after 100m defeat to Peacock

There was more disappointment at the Paralympics for South Africa's Oscar Pistorius after he was left trailing in the wake of Britain's Jonnie Peacock in the men's 100m final on Thursday.......

Sports Shorts: India out of final race after loss to Australia

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Tuesday  IMAGE: India will take on hosts Malaysia in their fourth match on Wednesday. Photograph: Hockey India/Twitter A......

England's Barmy Army gets a bit of local help in Adelaide

IMAGE: Journalist Cate McGregor sings in the Barmy Army during day four of the Second Test match at the Adelaide Oval on Tuesday. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images England's Barmy Army of......

England's Sancho to play only in group stages at FIFA U-17 WC

IMAGE: England Under-17 player Jadon Sancho. Photograph: Ronny Hartmann/Getty Images England wonder-kid Jadon Sancho will  join the squad in Kolkata but will be available only for the group......

Social media helps up popularity of Indian women cricketers

IMAGE: Thanks to online streaming and the telecast of World Cup matches, Indian women cricketers have seen a spurt of followers on social media. Photograph: BCCI/Twitter Harmanpreet Kaur......
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Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sidharth Malhotra ace some classic styles!

Fashion may well be described as an initiation of change through clothes. Some of the sartorial tinsel town have picked out the vibe of minimalism... ...
The City of Dawn thrives

Auroville just turned 50.Aurovilians who grew up in the experimental city speak of how their childhood was marked by a sense of openness and... ...
TechnipFMC India wins Golden Peacock Special Commendation Award 2017

'Technip India Limited' has been declared as the Winner of Special Commendation for 'Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility' for... ...
Deepika Padukone comments 'mine' on a photo of Ranveer Singh leaving every DeepVeer fan in awe

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh may not have accepted their relationship publicly but they are often referred as the power couple. The rumoured... ...
Why I may stop reading the newspapers

'...I have not read newspapers for quite some time,' a psychologist tells Syed Firdaus Ashraf, 'and I am perfectly normal.'Illustration: Dominic... ...

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