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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......

AAP should beware of the Raj Narain syndrome

The initial misadventure of an individual AAP leader highlights how the party not only has to bone up on tactics but should also constantly look within to root out ingrained and inherited......

Grandest Ganpatis in Mumbai: Sweet, shiny and spectacular

Mumbai is immersed in festive fervour as its most favourite deity -- Lord Ganesha -- is back. The celebrations are as big as ever, undeterred by the slipping Rupee or the economic slowdown, and......

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......

RIL wins Golden Peacock

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries has won the Golden Peacock Global Award for Excellence in corporate governance for 2008.The annual award is conferred by the World Council for Corporate......

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......

Revisiting Classics: Meera: Gulzar's Divine Romance

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Gulzar's Meera (1979). Main aatma hoon shareer nahi. Main bhavna hoon, kissi samaaj ka vichaar nahi. Main premi hoon,......

Bollywood's WORST dressed actresses of 2013

After the finest sartorial displays of the year, here's a look at the fashion fails we were subjected to at various award shows, parties and red carpets in 2013.Sonakshi SinhaHere's proof of......

Sameera, Deepika, Mallika: Bollywood's new skin show

Along with flamboyant colours, a wide range of silhouettes and quirky designs, Bollywood's fashion trends are sometimes as curious as its movies. The Herve Leger bodycon fever, which lasted for......

Was Bombay Jayashri's Life of Pi song inspired?

There are remarkable similarities between Bombay Jayashri's Oscar-nominated song in Life of Pi and Irayimman Thampi's age-old composition. We make a case for the 200-year-old melody.Almost every......

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.......

'Danger to cricket' Kaneria banned for life by ECB

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria was given a life ban by the England and Wales Cricket Board for his involvement in the Mervyn Westfield spot-fixing case. Apart from Kaneria, the ECB......

I spent around 800 pounds on Dilshan: Nupur Mehta

Despite doing a couple of Hindi films and television commercials some years back, Nupur Mehta was relatively unknown till she hit the headlines after her name was dragged......

Video: Nupur Mehta says ICC has given her a clean chit

Bollywood starlet Nupur Mehta on Wednesday claimed that the International Cricket Council has given her a clean in the alleged match-fixing scandal during the World T20 in 2009 after they......

Bollywood starlet questioned on fixing claims

An ICC anti-corruption investigator on Monday questioned Bollywood starlet Nupur Mehta in connection with the match and spot-fixing allegations made by a British newspaper a few months ago. Mehta,......
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Q. tom is mouse , k is lion
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Q. what did the peacock say to the hen ?
New Moon:  A. Here are some fairy tales, though there are MANY more:', Aesops Fables:The C - o - c - k and the Pearl without the dash or spacesThe Wolf and the...... more

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Q. which ruler of Persia invaded India and took away the Peacock Throne Kohinoor diamond?
Flying Saucer:  A. Meray bach-chay ki maa banegi kya ? more

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Pluming Good!

Seek deep within your inner self and magnify the many colorful layers within your magnificent and vibrant soul. Expose and express your bold and... ...

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The lotus and the peacock

For most, Rohit Bal 's work existed behind the glass fa├žade of a shop window. You could applaud it, be seduced by it, but never possess it. It... ...

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Politics, religion and astrology

Women wait to cast their vote at a polling booth in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh during the state elections in February 2012. AFP The temple... ...

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Eating in Rajasthan doesn't get more exotic

Breakfast with peacocks, cocktails and Sufi music in sand dunes, dinner at an oasis... several unique luxe and food experiences in Suryagarh, near... ...

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Chhau works its magic

Taking the Chhau Parva 'Trimurti' to Imphal (Manipur) was a wonderful idea and to witness handsome audience turnouts every evening speaking words... ...

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