• Yahoo poll: Vote for the best Indian tourist destination
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    Yahoo poll: Vote for the best Indian tourist destination

    As we mark Tourism Day on the 27th of August, we ask you to rank the best Indian tourist spots. Use the upvote or the downvote button to cast your vote.

  • You probably haven’t even heard of these 10 most popular museums in India
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    You probably haven’t even heard of these 10 most popular museums in India

    Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Hyderabad’s Salarjung and National Museum in Delhi don’t figure anywhere in Tripadvisor’s list of the top museums in India. Find out which museums Indian tourists have been visiting the most in 2018.

  • What do Indian women want freedom from?
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    What do Indian women want freedom from?

    We reached out to seven women to ask them what freedoms Indian women are still fighting for today.

  • This 29-year-old launched a lifestyle magazine for the visually impaired
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    This 29-year-old launched a lifestyle magazine for the visually impaired

    Upasana Makati uses Braille to help her readers see the world.

  • Poll: Vote for the most patriotic Bollywood movie that fills you with pride
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    Poll: Vote for the most patriotic Bollywood movie that fills you with pride

    There are movies that made purely for entertainment and then there are movies that share a deep message with their stories, visuals and even music and songs. So when it comes to being riled up with pride about your country and its history, these Bollywood movies have hit the mark.

  • 10 interesting facts about India's Independence that you probably don't remember
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    10 interesting facts about India's Independence that you probably don't remember

    As India celebrates another year of freedom and Independence, we go back in time to talk about some interesting events that occurred during the Independence of India and Pakistan, in 1947.

  • Yahoo quiz: Who gave Gandhi the title of 'Mahatma'? I-Day specials
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    Yahoo quiz: Who gave Gandhi the title of 'Mahatma'? I-Day specials

    As India prepares to celebrate its 72nd year of independence on August 15, 2018, here’s a quick quiz to help you recollect some of the significant people and factors of the freedom struggle.

  • India's Most Famous Serial Killers
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    India's Most Famous Serial Killers

    Read on to find out who India’s most famous serial killers were. This actually refers to an unidentified serial killer(s) who murdered over dozens of homeless people in Calcutta and Bombay during the years 1985 to 1989. This serial killer preyed on women who wanted to get married but had no means to pay dowry or find suitable husbands – and actually murdered 20 of them.

  • Forget CID, these murder mysteries will keep you up at night
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    Forget CID, these murder mysteries will keep you up at night

    You might have heard of this as the ‘Noida double murder case’ which took place over ten years ago in May 2008, referring to the unsolved murders of a 13-year-old girl and a 45-year-old live-in domestic worker employed by her family. Amar Singh Chamkila was a popular Punjabi singer and musician, and he and his wife/singing partner, Amarjot, were killed along with two members of their band in the year 1988. Some conspiracy theories consider the Punjab police as being behind the murder for considering their lyrics vulgar, other Punjabi singers as their popularity was threatened, or an honor killing by Amarjot’s family.

  • Illness or Imagination? India's Take on Mental Health
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    Illness or Imagination? India's Take on Mental Health

    A WHO report said that nearly one in 20 people in India is likely to be suffering from some form of depression. Chances are, if you’re sitting in a crowded bus or train and reading this during your morning commute, someone around you is depressed. That is the state of our country in the 21st century, where life is a race against time. While many celebrities like Deepika Padukone and Kapil Sharma have spoken up about their own mental illnesses, India as a country is still hesitant to accept depression and other mental health disorders as ‘real’. As per a 2011 WHO report, India spends only 0. ...

  • Meghan Markle’s Jewellery Is Quite Untraditional
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    Meghan Markle’s Jewellery Is Quite Untraditional

    Royal jewellery collection of Meghan Markle.

  • Yahoo Movies Review: 'October'
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    Yahoo Movies Review: 'October'

    An exclusive video review of Varun Dhawan's latest.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 10 ancient architectural wonders of India
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    10 ancient architectural wonders of India

    The landscape of Hampi, in Karnataka, is replete with the flows of Tungabhadra River. Situated in Patan, Gujarat, Rani Ki Vav is an ancient step-well, that was built by Rani Udaymati in 11th Century AD, to worship hallowed waters of Saraswati River. An exquisite example of subterranean architecture, Rani ki Vav is 64 meters long, 20 meters wide and 27 meters deep.

  • Drinking beer is actually good for health
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    Drinking beer is actually good for health

    A common myth is that drinking beer could be detrimental to health. On the contrary, here are reasons which prove that drinking beer in moderation could in fact prove to be good for health. Video credit: Chaitra Anand

  • #SendYourPictures: Adorable Rakshabandhan photos from across the country
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    #SendYourPictures: Adorable Rakshabandhan photos from across the country

    Thank you India, for sharing your Rakshabandhan memories with us. We got a wonderful response, and now, we are more than happy to share your sibling love for the world to see. Here are some of the sweetest messages and photos that you have sent us. Happy Rakshabandhan, everyone

  • 10 Things Foreigners Take Home From Their India Tour- And We Thought They Were Just So Regular!
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    10 Things Foreigners Take Home From Their India Tour- And We Thought They Were Just So Regular!

    Had I not visited the historical forts in Rajasthan and Taj Mahal in Agra in a tourist bus with a gang of visitors from US and Europe, I wouldn’t have ever known how much the regular things staple to this country, that lie unattended in every room of our apartment, appeal to those who come from distant lands. Let’s see what are the things that the guests to India pick from here, to take back home. The next time you have a colleague visiting from a far off country, you should know exactly what to present to them that will captivate their attention.