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Pix To Make You SMILE

The world is slowly returning to normal... touch wood. Please click on the images for a better look. IMAGE: Children take part in the Settrington Cup Pedal Car Race at the Goodwood Revival, a......

REWIND: TOP photos of the week that was

Here's a glimpse of all that happened around the world last week, in images Image: A woman from Syria looks on as she waits to cross the border with Croatia near the village of Berkasovo, Serbia.......

10 yrs since the tsunami: PHOTOS from then & now

Survivors and relatives of the victims of the 2004 Asia tsunami gathered along Indian Ocean shorelines on Friday for memorials to mark the 10th anniversary of the disaster. The tsunami caused by a......

Thai protesters call for nationwide uprising

Thousands of flag-waving Thai protesters stormed more government buildings as they intensified their mass political rally against embattled Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra for a fourth day on......

Tsunami alert: Indians warned by high commission in Phuket

All Indians staying in Thailand's Phuket island have been alerted by the Indian High Commission in Bangkok following the massive earthquake of 8.5 magnitude that hit waters off Indonesia triggering......

Indonesia: The new Asian business hub?

One could perhaps call it the slowest-moving development project in Asia, but it's finally ready for take-off. Last January, ending four decades of foot-dragging, Indonesian President Susilo......

Why tourism in India fails to boom

Reading a recent news report that Thailand's Phuket island alone received 2.44 million tourists in the first half of 2007, about the number India used to receive in a full year until not too long......

Indians book half of luxury cruiseliner

Unleashing their urge to spend, the Indian holidaymakers have booked almost half of the cruise liner with a leading Miami-based cruise company opening its headquarters near home, at the shores of......

Want to beat the Mumbai heat? Go to Lonavala

Want to give the oppressive summer heat the skip? Want to holiday in the hills? Want to go somewhere nice and peaceful? How will you choose the right travel destination? How can you make your......

Indians are bitten by the travel bug

The Indian traveller is maturing. Open skies, more spending power and easy accessibility, the travel bug seems to have finally got under the skin of this once known to be fussy traveller. Not only......

Just where is Bollywood bringing in the New Year?

Bollywood is on vacation! The stars have taken off to bring in the New Year, and their travels are exactly what dreams are made of! Here's looking at some star destinations.   Photograph:......

When Bollywood wed in Italy, LA, Phuket...

Bollywood doesn't go abroad just for outdoor shoots! Bollywood likes grand destination weddings. Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli got married in wonderful Tuscany, the Italian province that makes......

PIX: Barkha-Indraneil's THRILLING Thailand holiday

Stars go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. So we decided to bring you their travels with a special series. Sunny Leone and Daniel Weber enjoyed the......

PIX: Balika Vadhu fame actress Neha Marda sizzles in a bikini

Neha Marda of Balika Vadhu and Doli Armaanon Ki fame is currently the talk of the town courtesy her Instagram feed.  The petite actress, who became a household name after playing......

PIX: Bollywood's EXOTIC Beaches!

It's not always canoodling lovers that take our breath away on screen!Bollywood introduces us to the prettiest places on earth. From Switzerland's snowy mountains to Punjabi fields, to a......

Indian athletes can take part in OCA Games but not officials

The Olympic Council of Asia has barred officials of the suspended IOA from participating in OCA events, but said "as a special case" Indian athletes will be allowed to take part in the OCA Games,......

Hingis visits Thai tsunami orphans

Former tennis world number one Martina Hingis was reduced to tears on Monday after meeting children orphaned by the tsunami in Thailand.She travelled to Patong Beach on the island of Phuket, after......

Atwal chases American dream

Arjun Atwal was stuck in the woods, with trees on one side and a lake on the other, at the 18th hole in the second round of the 1996 Sabah Masters in Malaysia. It seemed there was nowhere to......

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