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CityLights: Daily Dilapidation

Dilapidation: This word brings to mind broken down homes, crumbling buildings and rundown structures. Aanchal Tolani, a student from Jai Hind College, decided to go...

The Bright Shining Lizard Star

The massive, bright star in the image is a distant and little-studied star known as TYC 3203-450-1. The star is so bright it is eclipsing...

When Classic Art Meets Pop Culture

Shusaku Takaoka’s art is one of the most inventive works we have seen in recent times. He reimagines Mona Lisa as a woman chilling...

A Cosmic Rainbow

This gorgeous image was taken by Petr Horálek at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile. The red and green hues in the image are...

Heineken’s New Ad Is Everything Pepsi’s Kendall Jenner Commercial Should Have Been

Heineken’s new commercial is going viral for all the right reasons. The four-minute long commercial titled 'World's Apart' has received widespread praise across social media...

Artist Illustrates the Everyday Problems of Women

Prudence, a 25-year-old Belgian dreamer/illustrator/cat-hugger creates comics that are cute, funny and super relatable. From a woman struggling with societal expectations of beauty and...

Match Preview: Kings XI Punjab vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Kings XI Punjab lost the previous encounter with Sunrisers Hyderabad by 5 runs. Will the Kings XI Punjab take revenge by beating them on...

Should You Watch Baahubali 2? Here’s What Movie Critics Have to Say

It wouldn’t be presumptuous to assume that Baahubali 2 is one of the most awaited films of the year. For three years now fans...

Match Preview: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils

Kolkata Knight Riders are on top of the table and they will try and strengthen their spot. Delhi is seventh on the points table...

Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, April 28, 2017

Are you one of those people who has no clue what to do after work? Even if you are hanging out with friends, do...

No Meat=No Wedding, Bride Marries Guest Instead

In India, it seems food is the most important part of a wedding. Last week, a wedding was called off due to a demand...

Image of Manipuri School Girls Pulling a Bus Out of the Mud Goes Viral

A couple of Manipuri girls went for a study tour to Loktak Lake, largest freshwater lake in Northeast India. On the way, their bus...

CityLights: Connections Via Messy Red Strings

Do you believe in soulmates? Do you believe that destiny plays a role in the people you meet or is it all just a coincidence? Red...

8 Things You Didn’t Know about Vinod Khanna

Vinod Khanna, the star of many Bollywood hits, passed away at the age of 70 in Mumbai’s HN Reliance Hospital. He was admitted to...

Manchester Derby Preview: Mera Manchester Ya Tera Manchester?

The Manchester Derby has always been a battle to watch for in the Premier League. Today is going to be no different. Manchester City Manchester City...

The Worst AMA Ever On Reddit: Arnab Goswami

Arnab Goswami’s recent Reddit AMA appearance was a huge disappointment. For a news anchor who claimed to answer all the tough questions and usher...

Match Preview: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Lions

Royal Challengers Bangalore RCB has always been entertaining the crowd and the ‘Gayle Storm’ has been a major part of this.  Unfortunately, Gayle has not...

Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, April 27, 2017

Are you one of those people who has no clue what to do after work? Even if you are hanging out with friends, do...

Giant Bunny Dies After United Flight

Three weeks after a doctor was left assaulted and bloodied by United Airlines for being overbooked, comes another disturbing incident from the world’s third-largest...

101-Year-Old Indian Woman Wins Gold Medal in 100 Metre Dash

Man Kaur, known as the “miracle from Chandigarh” won the gold medal in the 100-metre sprint held at the World Masters Games in Auckland,...

Trend Alert: Showing Your Bare Bottom in Beautiful Locations

Remember the 2002 single "Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum)” by the Cheeky Girls? If you followed pop music in the early Noughties you must...

Bayside Predicts India’s Squad For The Champions Trophy

With the Champions Trophy coming up, one would've thought that the most cricket-crazy nation in the world would have planned its squad well in...

Match Preview: Rising Pune Supergiant vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Rising Pune Supergiant Rising Pune Supergiant registered a great win against Mumbai Indians and stopped them from making it seven in a row. Ben Stokes...

Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, April 26, 2017

Are you one of those people who has no clue what to do after work? Even if you are hanging out with friends, do...

Sweet Relief: Rajkot Man ‘Celebrates’ Divorce by Distributing 50 Kg of Kaju Barfi

It is a common practice to distribute sweets or dry fruit boxes along with wedding invitations. Off late, even the heartbreaking divorce process has...

Saifee Hospital to Discharge Eman Ahmed After Dispute with Family

Saifee Hospital has decided to discharge Eman Ahmed after she spent more than two months in their care according to the Indian Express. The...

CityLights: What People Say to Body Shame Women

Women are never really comfortable with putting themselves on camera. They always fear that some imperfection (either real or imagined) will be the point...

Three Little Boys + Two Massive Dogs = Perfect Family

Instagram account ‘ralphie_the_newf_and_the_boss’ chronicles the lives of a family with three little boys and two giant, cuddly Newfoundland dogs. These gentle giants are regularly...

China Bans ‘Religious’ Muslim Baby Names in Xinjiang

China has banned several Islamic names with religious overtones the district of the predominantly-Muslim Uighur population in Xinjiang. Twenty-nine names, including Islam, Quran, Mecca, Jihad, Imam,...

Match Preview: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

It’s a match between two contrasting teams. On one hand, you have Sunrisers Hyderabad who is trying to make it to the top two...

Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, April 25, 2017

Are you one of those people who has no clue what to do after work? Even if you are hanging out with friends, do...

Recipe: How to Make Authentic Hyderabadi Mirchi Ka Salan

Hyderabadi Mirchi Ka Salan is a spicy curry made out of green chillies that is usually served as an accompaniment to biriyani. The spicy, tangy...

Chetan Bhagat’s ‘Five Point Someone’ to Be Part of DU English Syllabus

Chetan Bhagat's Five Point Someone and J K Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone will now be part of the popular fiction elective...

Watch: Man Goes Through Simulated Labour Pain

They say labour pain is the worst kind of pain a human can endure. Women go through hours of labour pain, some of them...

Gujju Flavour in New Zealand Hockey Team for Azlan Shah

Gujarat is not known for its hockey prowess. Recently, Gujarat lost 30-0 to Punjab in the Nationals in India. However, their appetite for the...

India Wasted 6 Lakh Litres of Blood in 5 Years

An RTI query has revealed that India's blood banking system has wasted 28 lakh units of blood and its components (plasma, platelets etc) in the last...

Match Preview: Mumbai Indians Vs Rising Pune Supergiant

Both teams are playing pretty well and Mumbai Indians will try to keep their run of consecutive wins going on. On the other hand,...

Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, April 24, 2017

Are you one of those people who has no clue what to do after work? Even if you are hanging out with friends, do...

Why Tamil Nadu Farmers Are Drinking Their Urine in Delhi

After 41 days, protesting Tamil Nadu farmers have agreed to suspend their protests until May 25. For almost six weeks, distraught Tamil Nadu farmers...

Women in Tight Clothes Pollute the Environment and Are as Dangerous as AIDS, Says...

There is a major pollutant in the environment most people are unaware of. These pollutants are not only spoiling the environment but also society....

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Andaz Apna Apna turns 21 today! It means it can now drink beer and wine in bars, officially. We all want to sit around...

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