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If not for him, Sikkim wouldn't be a part of India

I landed in Kalimpong to take charge as the sub-divisional police officer. The frontier hill station had not yet lost its charm and ambience of international intrigue. The Chinese trade mission was......

WTF News! It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's your weekly digest of the craziest and funniest stories from around the world. Fancy a contraption to keep your breasts perky! A world-renowned plastic surgeon has invented a bra that......

Ooty: Poor man's Madame Tussads faces closure

It has been the poor man's Madame Tussads for years but the private wax museum, a star tourist puller in the hill resort town of Udhagamandalam (Ooty), is on the verge of 'melting down' following......

PM promises development, peace in north-east

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday reiterated Congress' commitment to facilitate 'all round development that leads to peace, prosperity and security to all' while calling upon the people of......

What Sikhs went through after 9/11

At a post-screening discussion on the documentary Divided We Fall that looks into the violence the Sikh community faced after 9/11, an African-American man stood up. He pointed to his braids and......

Identity crisis for Darjeeling Tea

Real glory of Darjeeling, queen of hill stations, stems from its 87-odd tea gardens producing the exotic stuff for connoisseurs of the brew across the world. Those who have once relished it would......

Remembering Amar Bose: The label 'Great Man' fits him to a T

Sree Sreenivasan recalls his encounters with the pioneer of sound who passed away on Friday and gives a sense of how many lives he touched -- in big and small ways. There are two......

Flights lag trains on cost for short-haul travel

Amit Khanna, a sales executive, is planning a trip to Amritsar this summer. Not for him, however, the lure of budget airlines. Instead, he's booked himself on the Amritsar Shatabdi, paying Rs 1,200......

The Taj: 100 years of hospitality!

Exactly a century ago, Jamshetji Nusserwanji Tata's dream was concretised when the Taj Group's first hotel, The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai, was opened on December 16, 1903. It is said to have......

Read this before you watch Elizabeth

Before the British Raj, before hill-stations and the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, before Gandhi and an empire on which 'the sun never set' -- there was Queen Elizabeth I of England. She ruled for......

Moushumi Chatterjee: Sanjeev Kumar used to treat me like a child

'If Dharmendra saw me standing alone at a party, he would say, ' Where is your husband? Go and stand with him'.' 'I would play with Vinod Khanna's son Rahul and babysit Akshaye. 'I used to call......

Guide, Waqt, Jaanwar: Bollywood classics turning 50 this year!

How many of these have aged well? Fifty years ago, while India was engaged in war with Pakistan, Hindi cinema flourished in effervescent, excited Eastman colours. 1965 is significant in more ways......

Johnny Depp to play Freddie Mercury?

Fans are not getting enough of Freddie Mercury it seems. Just the other day in a poll organised by BBC, Queen -- the band Mercury fronted --upstaged the Beatles to win the title of the greatest......

Nirvana is the most overrated

Nirvana's 1991 record, Nevermind,has been votedthe most overrated album of all time byBBC6Music listeners.Coldplay'sX&Y came in second, followedbyThe Libertines' self-titled second album.6Music's......
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Summer months in Ballater promises exciting tourist attractions

VisitScotland has joined with local businesses to remind visitors to Scotland that Ballater the Jewel of the Cairngorms is very much open for... ...

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Valspar Foundation Awards $64,000 in Student Scholarships

/PRNewswire/ -- The Valspar Foundation announced $64,000 in scholarship awards to 32 exceptional students pursuing postsecondary education.The... ...

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Water crisis, traffic chaos hits Shimla

Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh capital, Shimla is unable to cope up with persistent water crisis, traffic anarchy and chaotic construction. All this,... ...

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New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2015 Announced

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The 26 Year-Old Girl Who Wants To Marry Abu Salem + Seven Other Women Who Prove Ladies Love Gangsters!

A 26-year-old woman has approached the special TADA court in Mumbai seeking permission to marry gangster Abu Salem who is facing trial in the 1993... ...

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