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Row erupts over India sponsoring Karachi Lit Fest

A controversy erupted on Monday over Indian Council for Cultural Relations sponsoring air tickets of four Indian authors to attend the Karachi Literature Festival amidst frosty Indo-Pak ties even......

Burj Khalifa glows with tri-colour for India's R-Day

Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, was on Wednesday night lit up in tri-colours -- saffron, white and green -- to celebrate India's 68th Republic Day, showcasing strong cultural and......

RSS top brass to speak at Jaipur lit fest

Dattatreya Hosabale and Manmohan Vaidya have been invited as speakers at the literary event starting tomorrow.Radhika Ramaseshan reports. When Dattatreya Hosabale and Manmohan Vaidya were asked to......

The Jaya you didn't know

'We spoke of everything but politics.''She was well-versed in the Eng. Lit. canon of Dickens and Austen, but had also read Oscar Wilde's famous epistolary tract from jail, De Profundis.'Sunil Sethi......

UN lights up for Diwali for the 1st time

Diwali was commemorated for the first time at the United Nations, with the world body’s imposing headquarters here lit up especially on the occasion of the Indian festival of lights. The......

Nilekani's start-up Drishti offers affordable eye care

Backed by Nandan Nilekani and impact fund Lok Capital, Drishti, an affordable eye care chain has lit up the lives of scores of people in rural areas, finds Nirmalya Behera. IMAGE: Dristi’s......

Indian banks develop an appetite for start-ups

Lenders taking up incubator-style roles with small investments in start-ups In a dimly lit auditorium, three groups were called on to the stage to polite applause. Electronic music, with the......

Chinese companies' love affair with India: The real story

Image: A dragon-shaped lantern is lit up at a temple fair in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, in China Photograph: Sean Yong/Reuters Chinese companies have so far invested $396 million in India. ......

Bright lights, dark mood at Exchange Square

Exchange Square at Andheri here is lit up on the occasion of Muhurut trading on Diwali.On Sunday, however, the usual cheer was missing on the faces of the motley gathering in the building, housing......

How solar power has lit up lives in India

Life in the remote village of Meerwada in Madhya Pradesh used to grind to a standstill as darkness descended. Workers downed tools, kids strained to see their school books under the faint glow of......

'Diwali is beautiful when it is lit up with compassion, care'

This Diwali, we decided to ask Dia Mirza about her message for her fans as well as her own take on the festival of lights. Here's what she said. 'My mom would always use this time of year to make......

#TuesdayTrivia: How many diyas were lit up for Jalte diye in Prem Ratan Dhan Payo?

In a special series #Tuesday Trivia, we have an interesting trivia question just for YOU! ...

A dash of Bollywood at Jaipur Lit Fest

Bollywood remains a top draw at the Jaipur Literature Fest with a string of film celebrities like Waheeda Rahman, Naseeruddin Shah, Girish Karnad among others set to explore the......

PIX: Hollywood stars Nicole Kidman, Blake Lively, Jane Fonda at Cannes

The Hollywood brigade take to the French Film Festival with style!Actress Nicole Kidman's porcelain beauty lit up the Cannes Film Festival red carpet as she arrived for the grand premiere of her......

'Rajputs' target Ekta Kapoor at Jaipur Lit Fest

Balaji Telefilms owner Ekta Kapoor becomes the target of a mob claiming to be members of the Rajput community for depiction of the historical figure of Jodha in her on-air serial titled Jodha......

PHOTOS: Brazil thrash hapless Argentina 3-0

Argentina's Lionel Messi, who returned to the side after three games out injured, was anonymous in a match lit up by brilliant moments from the home side. IMAGE: Brazil's Philippe Coutinho ,......

Balotelli scores twice on Nice debut

Mario Balotelli lit up the Riviera derby with two goals on his Nice debut to hand them a 3-2 victory over Olympique Marseille on Sunday -- his first league goals for a year. The 26-year-old former......

Paris showcase compact, ready-made 2024 Summer Olympics bid

IMAGE: Arc De Triomphe is lit up with the 2024 Olympic Games bid logo in Paris. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters Paris bid leaders said almost all the city's proposed venues were already......

PHOTOS: At soccer match with France, British PM to lead show of solidarity

IMAGE: Wembley stadium is lit up in the French tricolour in remembrance to the victims of last week’s terror attacks in Paris. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images Prime Minister David......

Ignorant Suhel Seth insults India hockey champ Rasquinha

Former India hockey captain Viren Rasquinha suffered a rude shock during the Times Lit Fest in Mumbai on Sunday when socialite Suhel Seth questioned his presence on the sports panel of the......
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Selena Gomez has paint colour named after her album

Singer Selena Gomez has had a paint colour named after her album. The Los Angeles-based company Portola Paints & Glazes - run by Casey and Jamie... ...

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Now, women unsafe in posh areas too

When Shradha moved from her native village in Kalimpong, West Bengal, to the Capital in 2010, her parents advised her to take accommodation in an... ...

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RCB skipper Virat Kohli could have been Mumbai Indians' player, reveals Harbhajan Singh

Who in the world would not want to have Virat Kohli in their team. The Indian captain clearly is one of the best players in modern day cricket no... ...

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Jacqueline Fernandez ADMITS to having her FIRST KISS at the age of 14!

Her smile is infectious and everyone is always talking about how happy and bubbly Jacqueline Fernandez always is! She lit up the room even as she... ...

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Woman charred to death in fire

A 55-year-old woman was charred to death in fire that broke out at her house in the district, police said today. The victim, identified as B... ...

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