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#MannKiBaat: Victory in battle of COVID-19 certain, says Modi

25 Oct 2020

#MannKiBaat: Victory in battle of COVID-19 certain, says Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the 70th edition of his monthly radio show 'Mann ki Baat'.

Eros Now posts vulgar memes about Navratri, apologizes after outrage

22 Oct 2020

Eros Now posts vulgar memes about Navratri, apologizes after outrage

Streaming platform Eros Now received criticism on Thursday after vulgar memes, linked to the Hindu festival of Navratri, were shared on its official Twitter handle, sparking calls for a boycott.

Niece shares image depicting Kamala Harris as Durga, outrage follows

20 Oct 2020

Niece shares image depicting Kamala Harris as Durga, outrage follows

A controversy was triggered after Meena Harris, the niece of United States Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate Kamala Harris, tweeted an image depicting the latter as Goddess Durga.

'The Song We Sang' trailer: A happy escape for women

07 May 2020

'The Song We Sang' trailer: A happy escape for women

As a society, our people and our cinema have long struggled to do justice to our women.

Mumbai: 25-year-old woman arrested for sharing sister's nudes with boyfriend

02 Nov 2019

Mumbai: 25-year-old woman arrested for sharing sister's nudes with boyfriend

A 25-year-old Mumbai woman was recently arrested for sending a video of her younger sister bathing to her boyfriend, Agripada Police said.

Here's how you can decorate your home during festive season

08 Oct 2019

Here's how you can decorate your home during festive season

The festive season is upon us.

Navratri 2019: Five Bollywood actresses who love celebrating Durga Puja

06 Oct 2019

Navratri 2019: Five Bollywood actresses who love celebrating Durga Puja

The 9-day Navratri festivities have almost come to an end.

Top five Navratri events across India

04 Oct 2019

Top five Navratri events across India

Navratri is special for a number of reasons.

Home Minister Amit Shah flags off Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express

03 Oct 2019

Home Minister Amit Shah flags off Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today flagged off the second Vande Bharat Express, India's fastest train, in the capital. He was accompanied by Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal, among others.

Navratri 2019: Here's how you can stay healthy while fasting

01 Oct 2019

Navratri 2019: Here's how you can stay healthy while fasting

The nine-day Navratri festivities have begun.

How kids in Mumbai are trained to steal mobile phones

24 Jan 2019

How kids in Mumbai are trained to steal mobile phones

When four minors, aged 13-17, were arrested last week in Mumbai for stealing mobile phones, their revelations were rather interesting.

Happy Navratri: Now, order Navratri-special food on Indian Railways trains

11 Oct 2018

Happy Navratri: Now, order Navratri-special food on Indian Railways trains

Navratri is here.

#HealthBytes: These 5 snacks are healthy and perfect for Navratri

11 Oct 2018

#HealthBytes: These 5 snacks are healthy and perfect for Navratri

The 9-day festive season of Navratri is here and so begins the holy fasting ritual.

'Loveyatri' controversy: Aayush Sharma feels the objection is unnecessary

24 Sep 2018

'Loveyatri' controversy: Aayush Sharma feels the objection is unnecessary

Aayush Sharma's debut movie 'Loveyatri' has become the controversy's favorite child these days, owing to its title.

'Loveratri' to 'Loveyatri', but Hindu-outfit still displeased with Salman's production

20 Sep 2018

'Loveratri' to 'Loveyatri', but Hindu-outfit still displeased with Salman's production

Aayush Sharma's debut movie 'Loveyatri' has become controversy's favorite child.

Salman adds his special touch to Aayush's 'Loveratri' teaser

13 Jun 2018

Salman adds his special touch to Aayush's 'Loveratri' teaser

Salman Khan seems to be going the extra mile to ensure that brother-in-law, Aayush Sharma's debut film 'Loveratri' strikes a chord with the audience.

VHP targets Salman's 'Loveratri', says it distorts Navratri's name

23 May 2018

VHP targets Salman's 'Loveratri', says it distorts Navratri's name

'Loveratri', which marks the Bollywood debut of Salman Khan's brother-in-law Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain, has landed in trouble, months before its scheduled release date.

Right-wing groups launch campaigns against non-vegetarian eateries in NCR

23 Sep 2017

Right-wing groups launch campaigns against non-vegetarian eateries in NCR

As Navratri begins, right-wing groups have gone on a cleaning spree in NCR. Reports have come in that in Gurgaon, it is the Shiv Sena and Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Kranti Dal (ABHKD) that are pressurizing meat shops to down their shutters.

Sunny Leone, Manforce slammed for suggesting condom use during Navratri

22 Sep 2017

Sunny Leone, Manforce slammed for suggesting condom use during Navratri

Ahead of Navratri, Manforce released a new ad featuring Sunny Leone, urging Gujaratis to practice safe sex during the festivities.

JioPhone deliveries to start from September 21

02 Sep 2017

JioPhone deliveries to start from September 21

Jio will start deliveries of its much-awaited JioPhone during the Navratri week starting September 21, a channel partner of Reliance Retail said.

Jio suspends pre-booking for its phone after "millions" placed orders

28 Aug 2017

Jio suspends pre-booking for its phone after "millions" placed orders

In just four days, "millions" have placed orders for the JioPhone, leading to the company suspending pre-bookings for now.

JioPhone pre-booking to start on 24th August

24 Aug 2017

JioPhone pre-booking to start on 24th August

Pre-booking of the JioPhone will start today at 5:30 pm through its website, app and all retail stores, the company has announced.

India goes sex-products shopping, Punjabi women buy most sex toys

10 Aug 2017

India goes sex-products shopping, Punjabi women buy most sex toys

Yup, we are doing it. India has one of the world's largest population and it shouldn't come as a surprise. If you belong to the "log kya kahenge" or "sharam karo" category, please move along.

Domino's vegetarian makeover for Navratri

13 Sep 2016

Domino's vegetarian makeover for Navratri

With the auspicious nine-day Navratri festival round the corner, half of Domino Pizza's outlets will turn vegetarian to appeal to customers who avoid non-vegetarian food during this festive season.