• Yahoo India's guide to the complete list of long weekends in 2018
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    Yahoo India's guide to the complete list of long weekends in 2018

    Here is the list of all the long weekends in 2018. Start soon, plan better and make the most of the long weekends in 2018. We have you covered!

  • Mouni Roy, Iulia Vantur, Aayush Sharma attend the special screening of Tiger Zinda Hai
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    Mouni Roy, Iulia Vantur, Aayush Sharma attend the special screening of Tiger Zinda Hai

    In just a few hours Salman Khan’s next film, Tiger Zinda Hai, will open in theatres. The actor hosted a special screening of his action-packed film on Thursday night and in attendance were his family members and close friends in the industry. While Salim Khan, Arbaaz Khan, Sohail Khan were the most obvious names at the screening.

  • Year in Review: 10 most Instagrammed locations of India in 2017
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    Year in Review: 10 most Instagrammed locations of India in 2017

    The most important thing when traveling is to get lots of pictures (apart from having fun) and put it on Instagram. Is it even a vacation if you don’t post the photos to Instagram? It’s like if you didn’t click and post on Instagram, you didn’t go. From the beaches of Goa to beautiful monuments, these swoon-worthy, gorgeous places are these most Instagrammed spots of India.

  • 'Hiss' Honour in India
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    'Hiss' Honour in India

    Also, more importantly, India is home to a variety of snakes. The hooded King Cobra however, is what is worshipped in our country. In a lot of Hindu temples around India, you are likely to find idols and deities of snakes.

  • Year in Review: 10 most Instagrammed Indian cities of 2017
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    Year in Review: 10 most Instagrammed Indian cities of 2017

    Taking a picture and putting it up on Instagram has become such an integral part of our lives, of our generation. Especially when it comes to taking travel pictures. India, in many ways, have a lot of stories to tell in pictures. As the year comes to an end, we take a look at 10 most Instagrammed cities of India. Images: Instagram

  • Year in Review: Powerful Indians in 2017
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    Year in Review: Powerful Indians in 2017

    India is a diverse country with many powerful people. “Power is changing hands, from dying hierarchies to living networks” – Marilyn Ferguson; power will forever change hands in any country.

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    Poll: Vote for your favourite Bollywood movie of 2017

    2017 had some huge blockbusters as well as some surprising little nuggets that stole our hearts. Here we ask you to choose your favourite movie of the past year.  If your choice is not in the list, do mention the movie name in the comments section below. Happy voting.

  • Ambani Bash: SRK, Katrina, Alia, Sidharth Glam Up The Party
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    Ambani Bash: SRK, Katrina, Alia, Sidharth Glam Up The Party

    Late November and early December are all about weddings, events and parties. Since the past few weeks, we are constantly stumbling upon the pictures where the celebs from film and TV industry are seen scattered all around. These pictures sneak out through various social media platforms giving us a glimpse into the social lives of these stars. The recent one was the mighty Ambani bash which got to see who’s who from the tinsel town. Celebs like Shah Rukh Khan, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Katrina Kaif, Sridevi, Karan Johar, Jacqueline Fernandez, Neha Dhupia and more graced it stylishly. The bash was thrown for the Mayor of London. (India.com)

  • SEE PICS: Miss World Manushi Chhillar receives grand welcome in Mumbai
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    SEE PICS: Miss World Manushi Chhillar receives grand welcome in Mumbai

    Miss World Manushi Chhillar landed in Mumbai early Sunday morning, days after becoming the sixth Indian woman to win the prestigious title.

  • The most extraordinary Airbnb properties in Goa
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    The most extraordinary Airbnb properties in Goa

    The next time you’re planning a vacation in Goa, check out the fabulous places that Airbnb has on offer. The online marketplace and hospitality service has a wide variety of accommodations to chose from and promises travelers a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Take a look at these stunning images to help you make up your mind.   (Image credits: Airbnb)

  • Rani, Ranbir, Alia get together for Durga Puja
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    Rani, Ranbir, Alia get together for Durga Puja

    Rani Mukherji and Ranbir Kapoor were clicked together by the shutterbugs at a pandal on the auspicious occasion of Durga Puja. Rani and Ranbir smiled and hugged each other as they met. While Rani looked stunning in a beige sari with a bright orange blouse.

  • How a 25-year-old is trying to save the environment with biodegradable sanitary napkins
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    How a 25-year-old is trying to save the environment with biodegradable sanitary napkins

    Did you know, an average woman uses 11,000- 17,000 sanitary napkins in her lifetime. Plastic blocks airflow to the vagina, which can be a direct cause of cervical cancer, UTIs, yeast infections, rashes, allergies and painful periods. This is exactly the reason why Deepanjali Damlia came up with the idea of natural and biodegradable sanitary napkins for women.

  • 12 most bizarre religious festivals in India
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    12 most bizarre religious festivals in India

    From the ancient bull-run of Jallikattu to the utterly bizarre ‘hanging by hooks’ festivals, these Indian festivals will certainly make you gulp. We bring you the 10 most dangerous festivals in India.

  • 10 common misconceptions about India
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    10 common misconceptions about India

    The world for long perceived India as a land of mystics, mystery and magic. Some foreigners still have many misconceptions about India.

  • How many Indian languages do you know about?
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    How many Indian languages do you know about?

    India, with a unique mix of cultures, religions and beliefs, is home to many languages. Languages spoken in India belong to several language families, the major ones being the Indo-Aryan languages spoken by 75% of Indians and the Dravidian languages spoken by 20% of Indians.  According to Census of India of 2001, India has 122 major languages and 1599 other languages. For the convenience of people, and to make our lives easier (relatively), the Constitution of India has recognised 22 languages as the official languages of India.

  • Independence Day special: 10 conspiracy theories of Indian politics that will shock you
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    Independence Day special: 10 conspiracy theories of Indian politics that will shock you

    Take a look at 10 conspiracy theories of Indian politics that will leave you stumped.

  • The striking difference in how India treats its elders as compared to the West
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    The striking difference in how India treats its elders as compared to the West

    “How does that work?” questions a confused Oprah to the newly married Abhishek Bachchan on learning that the actor, along with his beautiful wife lives with his parents. “How does that work?” Abhishek doesn’t wait a second to throw the ball in Oprah’s court. This exchange brings to light the world’s view on the strong concept of ‘family’ in India.

  • She turned me into a rapist just by looking into my eyes for the shortest trice
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    She turned me into a rapist just by looking into my eyes for the shortest trice

    It was 11 PM already; now that the fiscal year was coming to its closure, stretching  for hours beyond 6 had become a norm. I booked myself an Uber ride, Uber “pool” actually. As it was pretty late, I was sure of not getting a co-rider and reaching home faster, economically. I was wrong. The cab took a left turn, “Where to, bhaiya?” I probed, “Follow the GPS, no.”

  • 5 best places to visit in India in June
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    5 best places to visit in India in June

    Head to one of these picturesque locations that offer jaw-dropping vistas and activities that will keep the whole family happy.

  • 10 biggest, oldest and beautiful libraries you'll find in India
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    10 biggest, oldest and beautiful libraries you'll find in India

    For all the bibliophiles out there, here’s something that will perhaps excite you. Some of the most beautiful pieces of literature can be found in right here in our country, in the best national libraries of India.

  • Dear Maa, that was actually a stupid excuse I made – there I confess it
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    Dear Maa, that was actually a stupid excuse I made – there I confess it

    As we gear up to celebrate Mother’s Day, here are few “champs” who’ve decided to confess their lies – we are pretty sure the moms know it already – but, its never too late. Satish Arora, 32, Ludhiana: I was 5 or 6, we were a family of four with just one bathroom to share. “I won’t go to school today, I’m peeing blood.” I demanded, didn’t work for me guys, didn’t work.

  • 8 Unexpected Places in India that Employ Specially Abled People
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    8 Unexpected Places in India that Employ Specially Abled People

    The 2001 Indian Census revealed that over 21 million people in India suffer from one or another kind of disability.

  • Jacuzzi, washing machine and purple themed room: Bieber's crazy requests
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    Jacuzzi, washing machine and purple themed room: Bieber's crazy requests

    Justin Bieber is all set to enthrall his Indian fans as he brings his Purpose tour to India. Traditional gold and silver plated thalis are being customized with engravings of the artist and his entourage’s name embedded on the dinner plates in beautiful Devanagari script. Justin, who has publicly proclaimed his love for Indian food will be served rich authentic cuisine representing the 29 states of India.

  • The Golden Age of Indian LOLitics - 10 Hilarious quotes by Indian politicians!
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    The Golden Age of Indian LOLitics - 10 Hilarious quotes by Indian politicians!

    Love them or hate them, our politicos never fail to entertain us with their (often) unintentional slips-of-the-tongue.

  • 5 heritage sites in India that are still unexplored
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    5 heritage sites in India that are still unexplored

    Beyond the pages of our history books, there are a number of untold stories, which are worth listening to. Walking through the ancient ruins, exploring the rock-cut caves and taking a stroll to the age-old palaces is an experience that can never be forgotten.