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WHO report all praise for Prime Minister’s Ujjwala Yojana

Close on the completion of 100 percent electrification of the country by taking electricity to all the 18500 remote villages well before the target deadline, the Narendra Modi government has received praise for its flagship initiative of taking LPG to BPL people with an objective to provide a cover to women and children from smoke...

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Boost to Tourism: Foreign exchange increases by 17.9% in March this year

India has always attracted foreign tourists towards itself because of diverse beauty and enormous tourist destinations. This has led to increment in Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) through tourism in the nation. This year’s March has seen a good boost in FEEs than last year...

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These cakes are special! Luscious ‘Cakesicles’ in Bengaluru are edible art

Pastries, chocolates, hot fudge cakes, candies …etc are favourites of everyone! What if you get to eat cakesicles? What is it? New desert – a combination of cake and popsicle. A luscious combination of cake and popsicles, cakesicles seem to be the latest food trend...

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Deck up yourself with ethnic touch, Tribal India portal exhibits fashion with traditionalism

Covering a niche bracket of masses, the department of tribal affairs has brought in a new arena for exhibiting their products. With the launch of the new 'e-Tribes:Tribes India', Tribal Affairs Minister Juan Oram launched the website with an initiative for digital commerce at Tribes India outlet at Mahadev Road. ..

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Tourism Ministry says in clear voice: MoU signed for Red Fort is only for its development

The Memorandum of Understanding signed for 'Red Fort 'is ‘only’ for the development, operations, and maintenance of tourism amenities in and around Red Fort. It envisages limited ‘access’ of non-core areas and ‘no handing over of the monument’ is involved clarifies the tourism ministry in response to certain reports appearing in the media regarding Adopt a Heritage Scheme...

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Promote Indian cuisine on international platform by enrolling yourself in this new Indian Culinary Institute

Indian art and culture is very renowned and famous all over the world. Similarly Indian food also inherits special status in people’s heart as the taste of the spices and the variety in dishes makes the cuisine stand out of the box. Sighting the popularity and promote Indian cuisine, Ministry of Tourism has decided to open doors for ambitious culinary institute aimed at promoting Indian cuisine as a niche tourism product...

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Award-winning designer Neeta Lulla on-board for Ashutosh Gowariker's Panipat

Veteran costume designer Neeta Lulla is now on-board with director Ashutosh Gowariker's upcoming period drama'Panipat'. This will be the third collaboration of Lulla with Gowariker after projects like 'Jodhaa Akbar' and 'Mohenjo Daro'. The national award winning celebrity stylist will recreate the era of Peshwa's. In 2017, Neeta crafted the costumes for Nandamuri Balakrishna- Hema Malini starrer Gautamiputra Satkarni, a Telugu flick helmed by director Krish. Later She was approached by Krish for Kangna’s ..

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Experience wanderlust virtually! Incredible India welcomes you all to its diverse culture, ethnic forts, dancing rivers

Imaginations take you far away from the reality! But what if they bring you to the beautiful land of diverse cultures, colourful souls, historical forts, dancing rivers, lonely streets etc.? People, now you can virtually visit India’s iconic destinations!..

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To enhance cinematic experience, INOX teams up with Harkness Screens

In order to enhance the cinematic experience, India’s biggest multiplex chain INOX Leisure Limited has joined hands with Harkness Screens, a leading player in screen technology. With this development, most of the INOX screens in India will be upgraded with the new ecosystem of Clarus XC screen technology. This will enable fine-tune projections with real-time monitoring...

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Being brave doesn’t mean that you don’t get scared.

Alia Bhatt..

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Picturesque as ever! Kashmir trains to have glass ceilings on rooftop

Adding up another feather to the snowcapped mountains and scenic valley, your rail ride through the breathtaking rural landscape in Kashmir Valley is going to be a different experience next month onwards. Wooing tourists, the Indian Railways is all set to introduce glass roof-top coaches on the Kashmir rail line...

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Scrapping the Restricted Area Permit regime, Andaman and Nicobar Island intends to enhance tourism

Opening doors to enhance and permit access to promote tourism, the authorities have taken off the restriction cap in the Restricted Area Permit regime in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep...

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National award-winning Baahubali: The Conclusion to hit China screens on May 4

SS Rajamauli’s national award-winning blockbuster Baahubali: The Conclusion is all set to take on Chines box-office. According to media reports, the magnum opus will hit the screen on May 4th. After the earth-shattering success in India, Baahubali franchise is gearing up for the most awaited China release. The first installment of the epic drama grabbed the business of more than $100 million. Recently, Baahubali had completed its 100 days run in Japan with box office collection over US$1.3 million...

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Grab your popcorns: Saudi Arabia raises curtains for its first commercial movie screening Saudi Arabia

Lifting up the long stretched ban on cinema, Saudi Arabia finally raises curtains after 35 years displaying its first commercial movie theatre on Wednesday. The lights dimmed and the crowd of men and women erupted into applause and hoots Wednesday evening as Hollywood’s blockbuster “Black Panther” premiered in Saudi Arabia’s first movie theater...

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Leading Production Company T-Series to present Prabhas’s Saaho

Following the footsteps of Director-producer Karan Johar, leading Production House T-Series has finally teamed up with Prabha’s most anticipated movie Sahoo. Earlier reports were surfaced about the re-collaboration of Karan Johar’s Dharma Production which presented the magnum opus Baahubali series with Prabhas’s next...

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Tamannaah Bhatia to join Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy

After the earth-shattering success of SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali series, Actress Tamannaah Bhatia is all set for yet another period drama. For the first time, Tamannaah will be sharing the screen with megastar Chiranjeevi in his prestigious Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. Earlier, several reports were surfaced about Tamannaah’s entry into the mega project. Tamannaah is currently shooting for Telugu remake of Kangna starrer Queen...

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Veteran actor Dharmendra, Producer Rajkumar Hirani to be honored with Raj Kapoor Award

Bollywood's evergreen actor Dharmendra will be conferred the Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement Award. Raj Kapoor Special Contribution Award will be given to Director Rajkumar Hirani. For the best contribution in the cinema, the Maharashtra government has selected Dharmendra and Rajkumar Hirani to award the award...

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Yak will be a new cab for pilgrims to Badrinath

Till now pilgrims use to sit on the back of horses or mules to reach one of the sacred temples of Char Dham, Badrinath Dham but now one more option has been added to the transportation list that is Yak. Domestic Yak will be pilgrims’ new cab to Badrinath soon...

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India weighs a positive load: 1.25 lakh steps of foreigners’ increases in March 18

India has weighed a positive load as it has laid red carpet Foreign Tourist Arrivals have increased 1.25 lakh as compared to last year in the month of March...

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Want to work with SS Rajamauli: Actor Varun Dhawan

Actor Varun Dhawan who is gearing up for Shoojit Sircar’s October wants to work with the veteran directors like SS Rajamauli and Shankar. In his recent media interaction, the handsome hunk said that he is eagerly waiting for Telugu or Tamil project...

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India’s Baahubali: The Conclusion completes 100 days run in Japan

Shattering all the previous records, SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali: The Conclusion has completed its 100 days run in Japan. The second installment of the epic drama in its 15th week and grossed over US$1.3 million. Informing about the special update, Baahubali Producer Shobu Yarlagadda took to Twitter and thanked Japanese audiences for the humongous success. The period drama has already created a lot of buzz on various social media platforms where Japanese fans are sharing creative posters and drawing ..

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We need to start valuing girls and give equal opportunities as boys

Priyanka Chopra..

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China’s Tang Media Partners strikes deal with Reliance Entertainment

After the phenomenal performance of Indian flicks in the Chinese market, China 's leading production house Tang Media Partners has joined hands with India’s prestigious Reliance Entertainment to import Indian movies into China. According to media reports, both production firms will be launching a joint production in order to enhance the experience of storytelling. Under this collaboration, many Chines films will be introduced in Indian Market...

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Leading the legacy, Railway to gift Mumbai its heritage sight attracting tourism

Indian Railways never fail to disappoint it commuters. Earlier it was through improvising things for passengers by ease of apps and going digital and now its attracting them through heritage beauty. In a new attempt to attract tourist and commuters Indian Railways have planned to have a heritage gully at Chattrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminals for all the heritage lovers. ..

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Get ready for Joyride in 150-year-old steam locos by 2019

The next year will witness something joyous which will take you 150 years back. Railways has raised its sleeves to revive three 150 years old engines which will promote tourism. The National Rail Museum is restoring three locos, the oldest dating back to 1865...

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SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali tale to feature in Japan’s Manga comic series

After mesmerizing Japanese audiences, SS Rajamauli’s epic tale of Baahubali is all set to enter into the famous Manga Comics in Japan. Gentosha comics will helm the mega project. Confirming the development, Producer Shobu Yarlagadda took to Twitter and thanked Japanese fans for the unconditional love and support of the magnum opus. The much-anticipated series will be launched in June..

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Exited to work with Prabhas: Actress Pooja Hegde

Confirming the reports of collaboration with young rebel star Prabhas, gorgeous actress Pooja Hegde said that she is very excited to work with Baahubali actor. In her recent media interaction, Pooja opened up about future projects. As reported by DNA, Pooja stated that her next outing with darling Prabhas will be a thorough entertainer...

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Superstar Rajinikanth’s Kaala cleared with U/A certificate

Central board of film certification (CBFC) has finally cleared Superstar Rajinikanth’s much anticipated social drama Kaala. The high stake multilingual project has been accorded with U/A certificate. As reported by The News Minute, near about 14 cuts have been suggested by the film body. According to local media reports Vinod Kumar, executive director of Wunderbar films has confirmed the development of Kaala’s censor formalities...

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India set to boost its share of Foreign Tourist Arrivals internationally by 2% till 2025

India is all set to boost its tourism sector by increasing its share of Foreign Tourist Arrivals in world’s International tourist arrivals to 1% by 2020 and increase to 2% by 2025. This was said by State Tourism Minister K. J. Alphons in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday...

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Sprinkling magic spell of enthusiasm, Big B hums melodious song for his film 102 Not Out

Filled up with lots of enthusiasm and zeal towards his work, Big B never fails to leave his magic spell! Superstar Amitabh Bachchan sang for his upcoming film 102 Not Out and shared the glimpses of his recording to his fans...

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Karan Johar's Dharma production to present Madhuri Dixit’s Bucket List

After the sensational success of Baahubali series, Veteran director and Producer Karan Johar is all set to present Madhuri Dixit’s first Marathi Movie BucketList. The Ace director took to Twitter and shared the information about the collaboration. Madhuri’s much-awaited flick will hit the screen on 25th May. Along with Dharma productions, leading film distribution firm AA films has been roped in for the mega project. Karan Johar's Dharma production presented the Hindi version of SS Rajamauli’s magnum ..

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Lok Sabha listens to the monuments to get world class tourist amenities

To provide world-class tourist facilities at the various natural/cultural heritage sites, monuments and other tourist sites to make them tourist friendly and enhance their tourist potential and cultural importance in a planned and phased manner across the country, a project has been launched named “Adopt a Heritage Project.”..

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Explore India’s masterpiece ‘Konark Sun Temple’ with full heart: World class interpretation centre opens up for tourists

Masterpiece that blooms the Kalinga architecture also is one of India’s best heritage – Konark Sun Temple. World class tourist facilitation and an interpretation centre were inaugurated by Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on the occasion of Utkal Divas...

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Ladakh receives over 2.77 lakh tourists last year; bags "best Adventure Tourism Destination" award

Ladakh, the land of high passes and cold desert of Jammu and Kashmir received record number of over 2.77 lakh tourists last year. Therefore, Ladakh bagged the "best Adventure Tourism Destination" award at the Outlook Traveller Awards 2018...

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Love Indian cinema, is one of the greatest film culture of the world

Christopher Nolan..

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Nilgiri Mountains to have special trains running on its tracks from today

Summer vacations put energy not only in a child because of his/her holidays but also in families as they plan to go for outing somewhere. Keeping this in mind, Nilgiri Mountain Railways welcomes all to have scenarist and eye soothing journey with its new special train services from today till 24th June this year to cater to popular demand during summer holidays. The Southern Railway has informed that the special services will be provided on Saturdays and Sundays during the period...

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Boosting ‘Film Diplomacy’, Thai Film Festival showcases varied culture, cuisine of Thailand

Mesmerizing beaches, the variety of animal species, temples, nature hugging jungles, spicy delicacies envelopes Thai culture. Who will not love to experience Thailand? Mumbai hosted the royal ‘Thai Film Festival’ boosting the ‘Film Diplomacy’ amongst India and Thailand...

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Baahubali movie nominated for LIMA international licensing awards 2018

Adding yet another feather to the cap, India’s blockbuster Baahubali franchise has been nominated for prestigious LIMA International Licensing Awards 2018. Baahubali will be the first Indian film to be nominated for an International Licensing platform under the category of 'Best Licensed Program' for a Live Action Film. The LIMA Awards encourages innovative licensing and creative work in the transmedia market. The award ceremony will take place on May 22 at the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas...

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Tourism Ministry planning to train taxi, auto drivers for tourist friendly behavior

The MoS for Tourism KJ Alphons launched a "Tourist Felicitation guide ' for information of tourists as well as "code of practice for Taxi operators in India. On this occasion, Alphons said that the government is planning to impart training to taxi and auto drivers in league with some corporate companies...

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Amitabh Bachchan joins Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy shoot; shares first look snap

Superstar Amitabh Bachchan has finally joined the sets of Chiranjeevi’s multi-starrer period drama Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. Confirming the development, Big B took to Twitter and shared a snapshot of his latest look in the film. The ace actor will be sharing the silver screen with megastar Chiranjeevi where he will be donning the role of Narasimha Reddy’s mentor...

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Summer Special Time Table! Pack your bags and hit to enjoy India’s cutest hill station Matheran!

In the heart of mountains of Mumbai lies its own special Matheran- the hill station that is most loved till date. No wonder summers are awaiting the magical moments to make it more beautiful. The cherry on the cake is that Central Railway has rolled out the train timetable and schedule so that travellers can effortlessly enjoy going Matheran...

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SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali to be screened in Pakistan international film festival

After enthralling the global audiences with its larger than life portrayal, SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali series is now will be screened in Pakistan international film festival. Informing about the event, the maverick director took to social media platform Twitter and said, “Baahubali has given me opportunities to travel to a number of countries... The most exciting of them all is now, Pakistan.”..

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The whole world is a stage; let us perform responsibly to mark #WorldTheatreDay

The whole world is a stage you just need to keep performing! On the occasion of ‘World Theatre Day’, let us recall the significance that brought us to the real form of entertainment. Though we have many forms of entertainment today, let us not forget our roots i.e Theatre which is still surviving and winning millions of hearts...

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In a bid to boost tourism, Arunachal Pradesh plans to loosen up restrictions for tourists

Arunachal Pradesh plans to relax restrictions which will allow tourists to visit some of the most pristine locations of the country, kept out of bound so far for them without a special permit...

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Celebrities must speak up to bring social change

Deepika Padukone..

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Addicted to your smartphones? If yes, it could be because of anxiety, depression

Addiction to anything can be dangerous. Living in an era which is completely surrounded by people suffering from anxiety and depression becomes difficult at times. Some research suggests that addiction to smartphones can lead you to depression or anxiety...

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After Baahubali, director SS Rajamauli announces multi-starrer project with Ram Charan and Jr NTR

Putting rest to all the speculations, director SS Rajamauli has finally revealed the details of his next outing after the stupendous success of magnum opus Baahubali series. The maverick director took to Twitter and shared the much-anticipated information about his multi-starrer flick under the banner of DVV Entertainment, a leading production house down south. DVV Entertainment is helmed by Mr. Dhayanaya...

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As many as 36 sites from India inscribed in World Heritage List

As many as 36 sites from India are inscribed on the World Heritage List which includes 28 Cultural, 7 Natural and 1 Mixed category site. This was said by Culture Minister Dr. Mahesh Sharma in Lok Sabha on Thursday.In a written reply, Dr. Mahesh Sharma said that 36 sites from India are inscribed on the World Heritage List which includes 28 Cultural, 7 Natural and 1 Mixed category site. “There are 3686 monuments/sites under the protection of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI),” he added...

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SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali: The Conclusion to storm Chines Box office

After setting Japan box office on fire, SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali: The Conclusion is ready for its China schedule. According to latest industry buzz, makers of Baahubali franchise are gearing up to hit the China market after the stupendous success in the domestic market...

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Massive boost in tourism! India earns over Rs. 17000 crore by foreign tourist arrivals in Feb this year

India has become a centre of tourism since few years due to various efforts were taken by the central government which also led a massive surge in the economy of a country. Notably, Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the month of February 2018 was Rs.17, 407 crore as compared to Rs.15,790 crore in February 2017 and Rs.13,661 crore in February 2016...

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India emerging as biggest tourism hub across the world; over 10 lakh tourists arrived in Feb

Tourism in India has been getting a good response due to several effective steps were taken by the government. However, as the tourism is flourishing, the country's economy is also getting a massive hike. Notably, the Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTA) have registered a comprehensive growth of 10.1% in February 2018. The number of FTAs in February 2018 was 10.53 lakh as compared to FTAs of 9.56 lakh in February 2017 and 8.49 lakh in February 2016...

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Boosting tourism, four MoUs signed to double the tourist arrival in NorthEast

The scenic beauty and cultural heritage of North-East has attracted a lot of tourism in the region. In a major push to tourism in the North-East, four Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) were inked under the sponsorship of DoNER for promotion of tourism aimed at doubling tourist arrivals to the North East in the next three years. ..

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CBFC clears Kamal Haasan’s Vishwaroopam 2 with U/A certificate

Central board of film certification (CBFC) has finally cleared Kamal Haasan’s much -anticipated outing Vishwaroopam 2. The second installment of spy thriller has been accorded with U/A certificate as quoted by Times of India. The project is helmed by none other than the award-winning actor under the banner of Raajkamal Films International which is Haasan’s home production house...

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Kerala’s New Tourism Policy: Focuses on to draw domestic tourists to experience its cultural heritage

To achieve an increase of domestic tourists by 50% and international tourists by 100% by 2020, Kerala rolled out new tourism policy. Kerala Tourism organized a Partnership Meet to identify new initiatives and schemes to draw maximum tourists from Delhi and surrounding areas to Kerala...

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R Madhavan’s Tamil blockbuster Vikram Vedha to be remade in Hindi

The stage is set for the much anticipated Hindi remake of R Madhavan Vijay Sethupathi starrer Tamil blockbuster Vikram Vedha. Confirming the development, leading production house Reliance Entertainment announced the mega project in collaboration with Plan C studios spearheaded by Neeraj Pandey & Y Not Studios headed by S. Sashikanth...

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Unveiling vintage cars and bikes, this exhibition in Mumbai will make you nostalgic!

Each one of us compel to our own habits and hobbies. Some read books, some collect age-old stamps while some exhibit the love for vintage cars and bikes. Vintage objects base us to the roots and showcase the old ideas of innovation. Likewise The Nehru Science Centre in central Mumbai will hold a vintage and classic car and motorcycle exhibition from March 16 to April 1, 2018. ..

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Here are the updates on Ramayana Circuit echoed in Rajya Sabha

Ramayana Circuit a project to develop the destinations which are related to Lord Rama. 11 destinations spread across 6 states have been proposed. The destinations covered are: Ayodhya, Nandigram, Shringhverpur & Chitrakoot (Uttar Pradesh); Sitamarhi, Buxar & Darbhanga (Bihar); Jagdalpur (Chattisgarh); Bhadrachalam (Telangana); Hampi (Karnataka); and Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu). Expert committee suggested to include Chitrakoot (Madhya Pradesh), Nashik & Nagpur (Maharashtra) and Mahendragiri (Odisha) in ..

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Pooja Hegde to share screen with Prabhas

The stage is set for the first collaboration of actress Pooja Hegde with Baahubali star Prabhas. According to latest industry buzz, the Mohenjo Daro beauty has been zeroed for the Prabhas’s next romantic drama which will be helmed by Radha Krishna under the banner of UV Creations...

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Powerhouse of beauty and talent with purpose! Happy Birthday Alia Bhatt

The talent that speaks volumes on screen and off screen as well has now turned 25 years old today! Here’s wishing beautiful sunshine Alia Bhatt a very Happy Birthday for entertaining us with her acting, dancing and her glamorous avatars...

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Journey back in time! This 112 years old engine is attracting tourists in Shimla

India has always attracted tourist and visitors with its ability of introducing its rich and varied heritage to the on lookers. Be it the monuments, cultural festival exhibiting traditions of the states and country or be it the sites. Off lately what is attracting most of the international tourists is the 112 year old steam engine in Shimla...

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Ashutosh Gowariker launches mega project on Panipat battle

Maverick director Ashutosh Gowariker is all set with his yet another power-packed period drama Panipat. After the average performance of Mohen-Jo Daro, the master storyteller will recount the bravery of Maratha warriors in the great battle of Panipat. The ace filmmaker took to Twitter and announced the multi starrer project along with first Teaser Poster...

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London Streets witness the scenic beauty of kerala, encouraging Kelara Tourism

Who will deny visiting a place like Gods own country! Kerala Tourism has always been on a high note enhancing its aura and elegance over the scenic beauty. Currently the state’s beauty is swaying the streets of London. Kerala Tourism is currently enjoying a huge visibility on the streets of London, especially Central London, thanks to a new mode of branding launched by the state tourism department - 'Bus branding'...

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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings hails Reliance Jio Infocomm

Lauding the efforts of Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio Infocomm, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said that Telecom operators and service providers around the world should emulate the business policy framework adopted by India’s top telecom company Reliance...

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Enjoying M.A.D Festival madly, Odisha rocks to the Bollywood maestro’s music beats

Odisha was all flung in disco lights and hip hop Bollywood music as youngsters grooved to M.A.D Festival. The music and dance festival was graced with talented Bollywood ace singers like Amit Trivedi, Benny Dayal, Nikita Gandhi. Loaded with full-fledged of enthusiasm the team hooked up the audience to their music and rhythm of popular Bollywood music...

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Carving itself on the list of best destinations in the world: India wins ‘Best Exhibitor Award’ at ITB Berlin

India has won the "Best Exhibitor Award” at ITB – Berlin on its last day. ‘ITB- Berlin World Tourist Meet’ was convened at Berlin, Germany from 7th March to 10th March; 2018.India was represented by the Minister of State for Tourism Mr K. J. Alphons along with couple of Tourism Ministry officials. India topped as best exhibitor following by Thailand and Indonesia...

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Seeking to hike tourism, Kerala steps ahead to ensure safety of tourists

Kerala’s tourism hiked in ‘tourists’ arrivals’ this year. State government said foreign exchange earnings from tourist arrivals in the State stood at Rs 8,392.11 Crore in 2017, a growth of 8.29% when compared to the figures of the previous year. Kerala is stepping ahead to ensure safety of tourists arriving in Kerala...

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From Konkan to Cannes! With ‘Chafa', 20 yr old girl leading her dreams only with creativity and courage

'Chafa's nomination for the prominent Cannes Film festival is a proud moment not limited to Manasi or her family; it is a feeling of honour for Maharashtra and more than that, every Indian. Similarly, this is an enlightening example of what a girl can achieve if her wings got the much-needed trust and support of the family...

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Tourist’s guide! Hit these places to quench your sacred thirst

The travellers are going to get good opportunity mostly who are fond of spirituality! Ministry of Tourism has approved the total amount of Rs.5639 Crores under Swadesh Darshan scheme. This move might stand as a boon for tourists who often travel to the sacred places of India...

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Baahubali: The Conclusion continues to storm Japan; mints 1 million US$

It seems that the Baahubali wave is still enthralling the global audiences even after the 11 months of its worldwide release. The SS Rajamuli’s magnum opus series has not only shattered all the established box office records but also revived the craft of storytelling with the extraordinary blending of technology and art...

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Death of Sridevi and crazy media

The State honor to Bollywood stars may take a vulgar turn -- obscenity and promiscuity may have the last laugh...

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Indian Navy hosts Milan 2018 enhancing ‘Friendship across the Sea’ since decades

Milan 2018 kick started today with the aim of enhancing the friendship and strengthening professional ties. The multinational mega event 'Milan 2018', is a forum set up for coastal navies to exchange ideas and foster cooperation through naval exercise and professional interactions. This year the Andaman and Nicobar command, underlying theme 'Friendship across the sea' has strengthened the relations and collaborate themutual understanding between the naval forces. ..

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Rajinikanth’s Kaala teaser sets YouTube on fire

Finally, the much anticipated power-packed teaser of Superstar Rajinikanth’s Kaala movie was released on Friday. After the successful outing of Kabali, the Thalaivar once again joined hands with Pa. Ranjith for the high octane social-political drama where Rajinikanth will be seen in the role of Mumbai gangster...

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Filmmakers soon to have Single-window system for every clearance

Giving a major relief to filmmakers, government announces to set up a single-window clearance system within two months for filmmakers to facilitate all types of clearances faster and under one roof...

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Netflix to launch Deepika Kumari’s Ladies First series on International Women’s Day

Marking the occasion of International Women’s Day, the international streaming platform Netflix is all set to launch the most anticipated “Ladies First,” series, an inspirational documentary based on Olympic Gold Medal winner Deepika Kumari’s life...

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65% Indians think smartphones are their besties: Study

A new study by Motorola and Harvard University revealed that a whopping 65% people in India consider smartphones as their best friends. The study was issued by Ipsos, an independent global market, and opinion research company...

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Want to meet 75 year old child? Our lovely rapper Big B have a relaxing treat for you

Want to meet 75 year old child who will amaze you with his energy? Here is a visual treat for you all to take a break from your daily routine and get that kid out of you! Age is just a number is the perfect living example given by our Big B...

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Cinema is coming together of people, which has no language, religion and regional boundaries

Kareena Kapoor ..

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Even Robotic Queen Sophia confesses her love for Romance King Shah Rukh Khan

Heartthrob of every heart Shah Rukh Khan who sunk everyone with his romance also has – Humanoid robot Sophia! Girls and women, there is another one to join you whose heart skips a beat for King Khan...

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CM Fadanvis promises to make Elephanta Island attraction for global tourists

Situated at a distance of 10 km from Mumbai and a UNESCO world heritage site, the Elephanta or Gharapuri caves electrification project was formally inaugurated at the hands of the Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis on Thursday evening...

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Big B is still on-board, Makers of Narasimha Reddy rejects media reports; shooting to resume from March

Refuting all the media reports, makers of megastar Chiranjeevi’s mega project Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy said that Big B Amitabh Bachchan has not shelved the period drama and he will join the sets soon. Recently, director Surender Reddy took to social media platform Facebook and shared a snap with the legendary actor...

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Moment of rejoice for Khadi lovers, Khadi products to be made available in Mumbai Market

Moment of joy and contentment for all the Khadi lovers in the city. Khadi lovers can now buy Khadi products from the newly opened ‘Khadi Korner’ at Apna Bazaar at Charkop, Mumbai Suburban. An agreement was signed between the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) and Apna Bazar. The objective was to promote Khadi and make it available to everyone and Apna Bazaar was the best option was this decision. ..

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Andhra Pradesh seeks to promote tourism through ‘My Stamp’ postal stamps

To promote the tourists destinations of state Andhra Pradesh Tourism Department APTDC in an innovative idea, plans to use postal stamps titled as ‘My Stamp’. India has seen 9.7% of an increase in the number of foreign tourist arrivals which accounts to 8.80 million tourists visiting India...

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Makeovers are part of film profession: Prabhas

Young rebel star Prabhas believes that one should not hesitate to attempt the required physical makeover if the script demands. The ace actor who undergone a massive transformation for SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus series Baahubali maintained that makeover along with well-crafted story will raise your performance...

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Valentine's craze without permanent love is a farce

Perhaps something nastily vulgar phenomenon and environment overcharged with blatant sexualization and objectification are invariably preventing the flower of love to remain in eternal bloom. Needless to say, “sexuality” has been so heavily demonstrated and abused now than ever before...

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Good films coupled with great stories always create their own space

Nana Patekar..

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India launches its first online radio station ‘Umang'

India has launched its first 24-hr online radio station titled 'Radio Umang'. Users can access the facility via web streaming or through the mobile app. The station aims to target listeners in Hindi speaking regions of India and in over 60 countries worldwide. Also, the content will be themed around love, peace and happiness. Umang will also feature good talk shows and soothing soulful music...

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Come and visit Taj Mahal, but with a price hike to preserve the iconic monument

Visiting Taj Mahal will now need you to shell out some more cash. This is in purview to preserve the iconic monument. Those visiting Taj Mahal will have to shell out extra from April 1 as the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to introduce Rs. 200 charge for seeing the main mausoleum and also raise the entry fee to Rs. 50/- from Rs. 40/- ..

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This year's January laid red carpet for 10 lakh atithis

The Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTA) have registered a comprehensive growth of 8.4% in January this year in the country. The number of FTAs in January 2018 was 10.66 lakh as compared to FTAs of 9.83 lakh in January 2017 and 8.45 lakh in January 2016. ..

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Enhancing cultural diaspora, 10 prominent tourist sites will be transformed into iconic tourism destinations

In an attempt to increase tourism and re-establish the tourist sites, Culture Minister Dr. Mahesh Sharma informed that the Archaeological Survey of India will work on 10 prominent tourist sites to turn into iconic tourist destination...

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9th Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar to revolve around ‘Contemporary Indian Cinema’

Remarkable films to portray different insights into the Indian Cinema, here comes the 9th Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar (IFFB) which will begin from 14th February, organized by Film Society of Bhubaneswar (FSB). The festival will focus on contemporary Indian Cinema and will screen unseen films of different regions...

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Today every song is treated like a clap song, not sympathetic to lyrics

Javed Akhtar..

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India unveils yet another Art Summit showcasing modern and contemporary talent

India gears up for yet another festival that is the India Art Fair which was previously known as India Art Summit. Basically it is an annual Indian modern and contemporary art fair held in New Delhi. The fair includes paintings, sculptures, photography, mixed media, prints, drawings and video art. The Art Fair begins from tomorrow, 10th February till 12th February...

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Manikarnika row: writer K V Vijayendra Prasad denies charges of distortion

Refuting all the speculative reports and objections raised by Jaipur based outfit on Kangana Ranaut-starrer Manikarnika: The queen of Jhansi, veteran writer K V Vijayendra Prasad clarified that everybody will feel proud after watching the epic tale of Rani Lakshmibai on the silver screen. His comments came after a group called by Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha questioned the historical validity of the content...

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India woos foreign tourists for cruise tourism by exempting biometric enrolment

In a bid to promote cruise tourism in the country, the Government has exempted cruise tourists arriving with e-visa from the requirement of biometric enrolment for the major ports of Mumbai, Cochin, Chennai, Mormugao and New Mangalore for a period of three years till 31st December 2020...

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Wanna get clicked in darkest light? Panasonic India launches world’s 1st high precision video camera

Nowadays every one of us loves clicking pictures! Panasonic India launches LUMIX GH5S-World’s first high precision cinema 4K recording camera which is specifically designed for low light scenarios...

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With growth of 8.29% Kerala registers highest percentage of domestic tourists for year 2017

: Kerala’s tourism showed a hike in ‘tourists’ arrivals’. State government said foreign exchange earnings from tourist arrivals in the State stood at Rs 8,392.11 Crore in 2017, a growth of 8.29% when compared to the figures of the previous year...

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Fighting a taboo worldwide: Pad Man becomes first Bollywood film to release in Russia, Ivory Coast, Iraq

Even before its release, Akshay Kumar starrer PadMan directed by R Balki is creating history. The film, raising voice against a long-term social stigma, is going to be the first Bollywood film to hit screens of Russia, Ivory Coast, Iraq for the first time ever...

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Failure makes you realise the value and reality of success

Kriti Sanon..

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Andaman and Nicobar embrace 4 new islands to boost tourism, employment

Andaman and Nicobar Island known for its scenic beauty and tourist attraction will soon be having 4 new islands. In view of a holistic development, the Centre has taken an initiative to develop 4 islands and the momentum has gained steam with the consultant preparing to get through it...

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Baahubali: The Conclusion storms Japan; grosses 550K USD

It seems that Prabahs Starrer Baahubali: The Conclusion has taken Japanese box office by storm. After the earth-shattering performance in India, SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali series is continuing with its unstoppable run even in its 6th week. According to latest trade updates, the epic tale has grossed 550K USD at Japanese box office...

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Looking back at glory: Ranveer Singh starrer film narrating 1983 world cup victory set to release next year

Next year is going to be more exciting for cricket lovers. After watching the story of Mahendra Singh Dhoni on screen, they will now watch the exciting win of 1983’s World Cup lead by Kapil Dev. The producer has announced the official release date of the first major success of men in blue on the intenational platform...

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Maharashtra launches Cancer Awareness Fortnight from today

A ‘Statewide Cancer Awareness Fortnight’ will begin on February 4 all over Maharashtra co-inciding the World Cancer Day. Cancer detection camps will be organized during this period. A cancer examination centre is set up in General Hospital in Malad-Malvani area where patients will be examined there from tomorrow, official sources said...

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Impactful screen presence elevates performance: Neil Nitin Mukesh

Handsome hunk Neil Nitin Mukesh who is currently busy in shooting of Prabhas starrer action thriller Saaho says that he does not believe in the notions of positive and negative role. Speaking to the media at a public function here, the versatile actor said impactful screen presence elevates the performance of actor on silver screen...

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Don’t ignore frequent headaches! It might point to severe brain diseases

London, February 1: Headaches are very common in everyday life. We usually ignore it or take pain killers to suppress but if we little did know that headaches can be killer like other severe diseases. According to new research conducted by a primary care physician Dr. Michael Munger, frequent headaches can lead to severe brain diseases. We usually see headaches as a side-effect of stressful day or cold and cough. Paracetamol becomes our savior in these cases. But peeps, this is not as simple as you ..

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“Bharat Parv” concludes with a message ‘Apni Dharohar, Apni Pehchaan’

‘Bharat Parv’ which generated patriotic mood and promoted rich heritage of our country concluded on Wednesday. During the closing ceremony “Adopt a Heritage: Apni Dharohar, Apni Pehchaan” project has been launched to preserve the rich cultural and natural heritage and to promote tourism across the length and breadth of our country...

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Moment of ABCD-2 gets waxed forever: Delighted by fans Varun Dhawan unveils his ‘Judwaa’

Handsome yet talented Actor Varun Dhawan was twining with his wax statue that was unveiled at Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong. Varun Dhawan's wax statue stands along beloved Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and also Iconic Amitabh Bachchan. Now that adds shining star in the Varun Dhavan’s hat of glamour...

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Baahubali writer V Vijayendra Prasad to work with Shah Rukh Khan?

The stage is set for the first collaboration between Baahubali writer KV Vijayendra Prasad and veteran actor Shah Rukh Khan. According to latest industry buzz, Vijayendra Prasad after the humongous success of Baahubali series is ready with a script of a revenge drama keeping Shah Rukh at center...

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Documentaries and feature films are powerful media of expression and should be given equal importance

Goutam Ghose..

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Bharat Parv: Generating Patriotic Mood and Promotes Rich Cultural Diversity of India

Started from January 26th,‘Bharat Parv’ event is generating a patriotic mood and promoting the rich cultural diversity of the country. People in large number are visiting it. Various glimpses are there which is attracting the visitors...

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SS Rajamauli and Shobu Yarlagadda to interact with IIM Ahmadabad students

Days after the announcement of Baahubali case study project by IIM Ahmadabad, Baahubali director S S Rajamauli and Arka Mediaworks CEO Shobu Yarlagadda will interact with the aspiring entrepreneurs from India’s premium management institute...

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Enthral and depart yourself into this mesmerising Butterfly Park in Silvassa

Pack your bags and get ready for an amazing and an adventurous trip you travel lovers. Gear up for this interesting and exciting journey of enthralling yourself in this Alice in Wonderland landscape from Dadra and Nagar Haveli called as the ‘Butterfly Park’...

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Supreme Court dismisses the plea to ban Padmaavat in Rajasthan and MP

The Supreme Court has rejected the petition to ban Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat in the states of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. The court has said that the violent elements cannot be promoted, the state governments will have to manage the law system. After the Supreme Court order, the film will now release its scheduled date all over the country on January 25...

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Davos honors Shah Rukh Khan with crystal award at WEF

World Economic Forum at Davos is not only welcoming top world leaders but the entertainment section too. Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan was felicitated by the crystal award at Davos. Khan received the 24th Crystal Award on Monday at the World Economic Forum in Davos for “his leadership in championing children’s and women’s rights in India”...

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Visual treat of joy and happiness, Bandra slums get a makeover

Renovating houses is a common phenomenon but renovating slums is something unusual and inspiring. Such inspiring initiative to transform the look of the slums in Kadeshwari, Bandra was taken up by a Non-Government Organisation called as Misaal Mumbai. BJP MP Poonam Mahajan took great efforts in supporting this noble cause and providing the people of slum and others a visual treat...

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Gujarat’s Cow Tourism tells economic benefits of keeping cows

The Gujarat Gauseva Ayog leading from the front has started a cow tourism project to popularise the animal. India being an agrarian economy also enjoys the distinction of having six lakhs villages in its fold and abode to 70% human population with animal husbandry as a part of the social and cultural heritage. Therefore, Gujarat leading from the front has started a cow tourism project to popularise the animal...

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Brain plays major role for high carbs cravings: Japanese study

Whenever we feel stressed we crave for carbs more. Don’t blame yourself for gobbling two pizzas during stress, rather blame your brain. A Japanese study has demonstrated how the brain plays a role in the preference for carbohydrates or fats...

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Another feather added: Hotel Classification Process goes digital to avoid delay and manipulation

An interesting step taken by the Ministry of Tourism made the Hotel Classification application submission and payments through a digital platform to eradicate the possibility of “delays and manipulations caused by human interference.” ..

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New delight for chocolate lovers: Nestle launches world’s first Ruby chocolate with Pink hue

Chocolate color? We are so acquainted with the brown color of chocolate that we even term it sometimes as Chocolate color. Bur it’s time to move on. Nestle has unveiled a new chocolate which is pink in color, the first ruby chocolate of world. ..

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I am enjoying Saaho schedules: Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh

Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh who will be donning the role of antagonist against none other than Baahubali Prabhas in upcoming project Saaho has said that he is very much satisfied with the progress of Saaho...

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Supreme Court thrashes plea against CBFC

Paving the way for the grand releases of Sanjay Lila Bhansali’s epic drama ‘Padmaavat’, the supreme court today rejected the plea questioning the certificate issued to the makers of Deepika Padukone-starrer ‘Padmaavat’...

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Come, seek and discover! Incredible India woos tourists across the globe

Besides stepping towards becoming an economic superpower the country has wooed its traveller by its beautiful and striking tourism spots. India with its Incredible India theme has welcomed around 10 million tourists across the globe in 2017...

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Big win for director Bhansali as Supreme Court okays Padmaavat release

Coming out as a big relief for makers of Padmaavat, the apex court today has stayed all notifications issued by various state governments and rapped states for not allowing the worldwide release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s epic drama...

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India earns Rs. 19,514 crore by foreign tourist arrivals in December 2017

Tourism is a major engine of economic growth and an important source of foreign exchange earnings in many countries including India. However, as the tourism is flourishing, the country's economy is also getting a massive hike. Notably, Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the month of December 2017 was Rs. 19,514 crore as compared to Rs. 16,558 crore in December 2016 and Rs. 14,152 crore in December 2015...

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A thousand years old Monastery covered with whitey snow but spreads the colors of religion

We often visit many historical places like temples, forts, palaces etc. but there is an interesting religious place which is ten centuries old but still stands like a new one and spreads its colors. Kye Monastery of Himachal Pradesh is said to have been founded by Dromton (Brom-ston, 1008-1064 CE), a pupil of the famous teacher, Atisha, in the 11th century...

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Ice hotels in Sweden set to enlighten your mood with its exotic view

The Icehotel was first built in 1989 and is rebuilt every year. It is world's first hotel to be constructed with ice and snow. The Ice hotel in the small town of Jukkasjarvi, Sweden, has reopened recently. It melts every year and reconstructed. ..

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Amish Tripathi showers praise for Padmaavat

Lauding Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s art of storytelling renowned author Amish Tripathi said that Deepika starrer Padmaavat is the best project helmed by the veteran director...

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India emerging as biggest tourism hub across the globe; over 11 lakh tourists arrived in December

Tourism sector of the nation is blooming year by year, as the Foreign Tourists Arrivals have bloomed by 15.2% in December 2017 as compared to December 2016. And also 48.3% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals on e-Tourist visa in December 2017 Over December 2016...

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Chal Rang De: Walk and immerse yourself in delightful art filled with colors in Mumbai’s Asalpha village

Mumbai’s slums have their own stories to tell: stories of struggles, a journey of life, innocence, fights, festivals etc. But Asalpha village of Ghatkopar slums got colourful stories after Dedeepya Reddy, founder ‘Chal Rang De’ and the woman who decided to beautify Mumbai’s slums. ..

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Get Set Go Mumbaikars! Fill your kitties with whatever you love through ‘Mumbai Shopping Festival’

The wait is over! Today the ‘Mumbai Shopping Festival’, was unveiled Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis at Bandra Kurla Complex BKC. Praising this initiative CM Fadnavis said that this will boost tourism and economic activities...

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Hug your bed tight! Sleep longer to achieve healthier diet

Do you want to lose weight but sugar cravings never leave you? Don’t worry, take a long sleep. Just this simple lifestyle change can reduce sugar intake leading to a healthier diet. A recent King’s College London Study has found this. The study found adults who are taking longer sleep are more avoiding sugary foods and opting for better nutritional choices...

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Another reason to be happy: ‘Mumbai Shopping Festival 2018' is all you need to be ready for

Mumbaikars, there is a treat for you as ‘Mumbai Shopping Festival’ waits for you, so don’t miss it, be ready to fill your bags with little happiness. City is set to host the 1st ever ‘Mumbai Shopping Festival’ from 12 January to 31 January 2018. Organised by the Maharashtra Tourism Department Corporation, the 20-day festival is an attempt to establish Mumbai as one of the world’s best shopping destinations...

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And the winner of Golden Globes best actor in a comedy series is Aziz Ansari

The actor Aziz Ansari became the first Asian male to win a Golden Globe for best actor in a comedy series when he took home the trophy for “Master of None.” “I genuinely didn’t think I would win because all the websites said I was going to lose,” Ansari said...

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Fans note the date; Padmavat-i to release on January 25

After getting U/A certificate biggest controversy ‘Padmavat-i’ will finally hit big screens on January 25th. The film was on the shelf from December 1st, but now the wait for fans ends. Padmavat-i is going to clash with Akshay Kumar’s PadMan as the latter is going to release on January 26th...

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Dr Jitendra Singh urged South Indian Film Industry to blend Cinema entertainment with aspirations of New India

Calling on for ‘blending Cinema entertainment with aspirations of New India, Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh pitched for ‘significance of cinema’ in our lives. Addressing the event Dr Jitendra Singh “Entertainment without the message is hollow while message without entertainment fails to attract the audience."..

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Baahubali: The Conclusion becomes most-read movie page on Wikipedia

2017 will be remembered for the phenomenal success of legendary director SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali series which shattered all established records becoming India’s first highest grossing movie...

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Picturesque as a fairytale palace, Mount Saint Michel is the famous monastery from France

Coastal at one moment, island at another this monastery looks like a fairy tale palace but this incredible monument is the world famous Mount Saint Michel monastery...

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People find marriage more satisfying and fulfilling: Study

This might give you a reason to celebrate love and even get married or get into a relationship at least because a new study has found that married people face less psychological stress than unmarried individuals...

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A delightful watch! Jewel of Kashmir ‘Dal Lake’ frozen beauty

What a delightful sight to watch! “Srinagar’s Jewel”, the Dal Lake considered as the heart and soul of Srinagar. Parts of world famous Dal Lake, particularly near banks and interior, are frozen as the cold wave ..

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Beauty with a Purpose of ‘Live Laugh Love’: Happiest Birthday Deepika Padukone

"New feminism isn't about being aggressive; it's about reaching the top yet being soft. It's about being you — feminine, strong and full of will power,” are the stout words spoken by our beautiful yet strong actress Deepika Padukone. The beauty which speaks more than what we see her onscreen, speaks more than her fashion, glamour etc. Happiest Birthday to the gorgeous Deepika. ..

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Udaipur Royal family member Arvind Singh slams CBFC, demands ban on Padmavati

Questioning the intent of Central Board of Film Certification on the issue of 'Padmavati' erstwhile royal of Udaipur Arvind Singh who witnessed the special CBFC screening has slammed the top certification body for engineering the alleged drama of special screening...

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Prabhas to sign straight Hindi film after Saaho

Yong Rebel star Prabhas, who is gearing up for upcoming power-packed action thriller Saaho has confirmed the development regarding his next project. The Baahubali actor who has become the Pan-Indian star after essaying the titular role mighty role in SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali mentioned that he would be starring in a straight Hindi film after Saaho...

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India exempts biometric enrolment for cruise tourists arriving with e-visa; aims to boost tourism

Cruise tourists who arrive with e-visa in India will be able to spend more time on shore as they will not have any biometric enrolment which will make immigration clearance of such passengers faster...

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Do not miss this beauty! Niagara Falls turns into ‘Winter Wonderland’

World’s largest waterfall Niagara froze up turning into winter wonderland. Icicles hanging like stalactites have formed on rocks, walls and railings surrounding the falls. The water is icy but still descending swiftly onto the river below it in a thick cloud of mist...

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Going to Puducherry? Then remember ‘blue caps’ are there for your safety

Union Territory Puducherry formally launched a distinct service for tourists. The Union Territory Police has established a separate wing of Tourist police for helping the tourists. Even the uniform of this police will be different that is blue ‘Kepi caps’ and a blue badge with tourists emblem...

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Meet the ‘Grands’ daughter and father Bachchans cuddling before carpet to 2018

There are some relations who are connected so joyfully that they are never pillared on basis of age, gender etc. so is the relation is a granddaughter and her grandfather. The relation amongst them is so concrete that no one can disturb their joyous bonds, not even the parents. Whether a superstar or an ordinary man the strings of 'grands’ father and daughter remains the same...

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Digital Tourism: Tour ‘Incredible India’ virtually for educating students across nation

Samsung India join hands with UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) to launch 360 video and virtual reality (VR) content of two magnificent Indian heritage sites: the Sun Temple in Konark, Odisha and the Taj Mahal in Agra, Uttar Pradesh...

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Censor Board nods head for Padmavati with U/A certificate

The year’s biggest controversy Padmavati finally gets U/A certificate from Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). But there is a twist in the tale that it might release with a new title Padmavat. Also the board has suggested 26 cuts to the film...

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Incredible India! Nation earns 1,60,865 Cr from its Foreign ‘Atithis’ this year

Tourism is a major engine of economic growth and an important source of foreign exchange earnings in many countries including India. However, as the tourism is flourishing, the country's economy is also getting a massive hike. Notably, Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) during the period January-November 2017 were 90.01 lakh with a growth of 15.6% while Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the period January-November 2017 were Rs.1,60,865 Crore with a growth of 16.9% over same period of previous year...

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It’s show time … Baahubali: The Conclusion to hit Japan on December 29

After smashing all the established box office records in India, SS Rajamauli directorial Baahubali: The Conclusion is all set for mega international release in Japan and Russia. Informing about the development, Baahubali Producer Shobu Yarlagadda took to Twitter and presented the complete schedule of Prabhas, RanaDaggubati and Anushka Shetty starrer magnum opus in Japan. On December 29, the second part of epic drama will enthrall the Japanese audience. In Jan 2018 makers are planning for a grand outing ..

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Circular walls, flat roofs and 64 chambers; this temple of Madhya Pradesh faces neglect which can be a wonder of India

India is known for its culture, its heritage and its ancient knowledge. Likewise there is a monument which has a very unique structure but has been bit neglected. This temple known as the Chausath Yogini Temple, Morena, also known as Ekattarso Mahadeva Temple, is an 11th century temple located in Morena district in the state of Madhya Pradesh...

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Acing cinematography, Anjuli Shukla wins National Award

Have you ever seen the world through the lens of camera? The picturesque view usually adds up to the value of a cinema. But creating this scenario for the audience is a tough job for a cinematographer. Giving it a realistic tough and capturing each and every emotion is quite a tough task. But acing the field of cinematography is one woman who has become the leading lady to win a national award of cinematography for her first film. Wining this award Ajuli Shukla created history...

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Six member CBFC panel to review Padmavati

Six-member Central Board of Film Certification panel is all set to verify the authenticity of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's most controversial though most sought after movie of the year 2017...

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Shraddha is very hard working actress, best choice for Saaho: Prabhas

Young Rebel star Prabhas, basking in the success of SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali is now gearing up for his upcoming action thriller celluloid Saaho. In his recent media interaction, the handsome hunk informed that team Saaho will kick-off next schedule from January 5. He further added that major sequences have already been shot for almost 40-45 days. The Baahubali heart-throb who is currently in Los Angeles expressed that stated that his latest outing will hit the screens in 2018...

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CBFC invites Mewar royal family for Padmavati screening

Central Board of Film Certification, who is looking into the matter of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's “Padmavati” has invited Mewar royal family member Vishvaraj Singh for the special screening. According to media reports, veteran lyricist and CBFC chairman Prasoon Joshi on Thursday requested Vishvaraj Singh to attend the meeting with CBFC panelist in order to finalize the certification of Deepika Padukone starrer Padmavati...

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Bengaluru Be U: Bengaluru becomes India's 1st city to get its own logo

Bengaluru became the first city to have its own city logo. The tagline is “Bengaluru Be U” (be you). The logo has been designed by Nammur. This design firm was awarded Rs 5 lakh after winning a competition earlier. The logo will help the city to enhance its tourism...

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Rana Daggubati to present web series based on Rajiv Gandhi's assassination

After the successful rollout of web series ‘Social’ the handsome hunk Rana Daggubati is ready with yet another mind-blowing concept. According to industry talks, the Baahubali actor will be presenting a web series based on the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi...

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Funny people’s brains are more intellectually knocked: Reports

Many often consider funny people as less intelligent or having no sense but this perception has been proved wrong as a report says that being funny is a sign of intelligence. Even cracking jokes also needs efforts which will create humor. Bringing laugh on others face needs efforts, making people’s cheeks pain while laughing needs efforts...

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Mohammed Rafi: Eternal voice of Cinehistory

A person who gave such songs to the cinema industry which were written with golden words in Cine history. A person whose whole life was dedicated to singing. He is none other than Mohammed Rafi. Rafi is primarily noted for his songs in Hindi, over which he had a strong command. He sang around 7,405 songs in many languages. He sang in other Indian languages including Konkani, Bhojpuri, Odia, Punjabi, Bengali, Marathi, Sindhi, Kannada, Gujarati, Telugu, Magahi, Maithili and Urdu. Apart from Indian languages, ..

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Singing in groups helps to boost mental health: Study

A recent study has stated that singing in groups will surely help you to improve mental health conditions like anxiety and depression as it indicates the state of well-being. Researchers in the University of East Anglia in Norwich, England have found that people who took active participation in group singing have improved their mental illness. This could be a 'life saver' for the people who are suffering from mental health problems...

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By recording highest number of tourists India becomes Australia’s largest infiltrating market

Tourism Australia recorded whopping increase numbers of travellers across India. As noted by Tourism Australia, there has been a rise of 15% in the arrival of visitors in Australia up till October 2017, in comparison to the same time period in 2016...

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Look up and feel the dream; A Western Japanese prefecture is taking measures to conserve starry nights

Lying under a starry sky and gazing at that unknown dark space seems like a dream or something happens in films only. Do we not have a starry sky? We have but the over-urbanization and all artificial lights have taken away the charm. A place in western Japan has altogether a scheme to attract tourists by promoting starry nights. Now, the Japanese prefecture has banned the use of searchlights and laser beams in principle...

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Big B launches teaser of ‘Thackeray’, Nawazuddin Siddiqui to helm titular role

The stage is set for the most anticipated biopic on Shiv Sena Founder Bala Saheb Thackeray. On Thursday, Big B Amitabh Bachchan launched the power-packed teaser of Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer movie ‘Thackeray’. Under the direction of Abhijit Panase, senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut is bankrolling the project...

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Padmavati row: Priyanka Chopra backs Sanjay Leela Bhansali

For the first time breaking silence over the raging controversy of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's latest outing "Padmavati", veteran actress Priyanka Chopra anticipates that the epic drama of the legendary director will enthrall the audience with its intriguing screenplay...

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With all love: Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma invite PM Modi at their wedding reception

While Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tied knot in Italy; their grand reception is yet to kick off. Got hitched to each other in Italy, the couple reached capital to invite our Prime Minister Narendra Modi at their reception which is going to be hosted today in New Delhi...

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Padmavati is very special for me: Shahid Kapoor

Recalling the memories of Padmavati shooting, handsome hunk Shahid Kapoor who is easing the role of Maharawal Ratan Singh in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama has described "Padmavati" as the memorable film of his career...

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In Delhi, now spend Rs 2400 to get a ticket; not of a flight but of a movie

Pockets be ready to cry! As a single show of a movie will drain nearly 2500 rs from it. Yes that is true a single show of Tiger Zinda Hai costs 2400 rs per ticket. A theatre named ‘Director’s Cut’ in the NCR is charging from 2000 – 2400 per ticket which is a normal fare for an air ticket...

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Foreign Exchange pours 2500 Cr more in tourism wallet than last year

Tourism sector of the nation is blooming year by year as the Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) have grown with nearly 2500 Crores as compared to last year. This indicates the boost in arrivals of foreign tourists. The number of FTAs in November, 2017 was 10.05 lakh as compared to FTAs of 8.78 lakh in November, 2016 and 8.16 lakh in November, 2015...

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Prabhas is very committed actor, will give justice to Saaho: S S Rajamauli

Maverick Director S S Rajamauli who has become the household name after the stupendous success of his epic folklore Baahubali once again showered praises on his favorite co-star and soulmate Prabhas...

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Sleep Well: Disturbed sleep is more deadly than lack of sleep

Waking up several times during the night makes you short-tempered and depressed, making it more dangerous than not having enough sleep. It affects memory, concentration, making tough to negotiate social situations and the ability to deal with the world...

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Buy a ticket, change the clothes and get ready to stay in a Jail for a day!

Are you planning to visit Telangana then dont forget to visit a Jail of Sangareddy district. It’s a quite interesting way to experience the life of a prisoner. Telangana Police has paved this unique way at cost of Rs 500 per day...

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Remembering ‘The legendary showman of Hindi Cinema’ on his birth anniversary

Remember one of the greatest and most influential actors and filmmakers in the history of Hindi cinema? Yes you are correct it’s the great Raj kapoor. A producer, director, megastar, editor, musician and what not, Raj Kapoor aced it all. The late actor was born on December 14, and it is a moment for all of us to remember him for the contribution he has made to the industry. Whether Awara or Mera Naam Joker, the only all-rounder of the industry will forever remain etched in our memory. On his birth ..

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WB govt plans to make Sundarbans more Sundar to boost tourism

The West Bengal Government is planning to convert the Sundarbans into a tourism centre of international standards. The UNESCO World Heritage Site is one of the most popular tourist spots in India, and draws many international tourists too...

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Makers of Padmavati submits fresh plea, CBFC to address content issue

Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, the Makers of Sanjay Lila Bhansali’s most controversial though much anticipated period drama Padmavati are all set for the fresh certification process. According to media reports, officials of Central Board Of Film Certification (CBFC) would take the final call on the alleged objections raised by various social organizations against the contain of Deepika Padukone starrer flick. ..

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Acche Din! Over 8.78 lakh tourists arrived in India in November 2017

Tourism in India has been getting a good response due to several effective steps were taken by the government. However, as the tourism is flourishing, the country's economy is also getting a massive hike. Notably, the Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTA) have registered a comprehensive growth of 14.4% in October 2017 in the country. The number of FTAs in November 2017 was 10.05 lakh as compared to FTAs of 8.78 lakh in November 2016 and 8.16 lakh in November 2015...

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Air India on the mission to fly more; Flight services to Bangkok increased enhancing tourism

Air India the flag carrier airline of India has introduced more flight service to connect Indian cities with foreign cities. Air India will commence its services to Hubli from Bengaluru, connecting Mumbai from December 12. Along with this Air India is also going to start flight services between Bhubaneswar and Chandigarh to Bangkok...

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International Film Festival of Kerala kicked off with divine tribute to the affected by Cyclone Ockhi

After IFFI on Friday, International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) kicked off; another treat for film lovers’. While Cyclone Ockhi rocked the South India, IFFK kicked off paying tributes to those affected. The 22nd edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) will continue till 15 December...

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Creative people shouldn't be scared as art doesn’t come from a space of fear

Shahid Kapoor..

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Soon the steam engines will make rounds on zigzag tracks of hill stations

Imagine you are travelling by train and you see a lot of steam while yravelling then? It will be possible soon as the hill station of Darjeeling, Matheran, Kalka-Shimla will see old steam engines running on its twisty and turny narrow tracks. The Indian Railways is set to bring back the steam engines on the routes of hill stations. Currently diesel engines are running on these routes...

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It is hard to go into another country and break concrete

Priyanka Chopra..

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After touching hearts of millions, ‘Dangal’ wins the award for best Asian Film in Australian festival

After touching the hearts of millions of viewers in India and across the world, “Dangal” film has been praised on the international stage too. The story of two struggling wrestlers against social oppression was filmed brilliantly in Dangal. Now, the movie on Wednesday has been named the Best Asian Film at the 7th Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards...

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Kangana Ranaut backs Deepika but questions signature drive of Shabana Azmi

Questioning the signature outreach drive engineered by Shabana Azmi, actress Kangana Ranaut asserted that she doesn’t want to get associated with the camping initiated by Shabana Azmi. As quoted by NDTV, the actress has clearly expressed her reservations about Shabana Azmi...

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6th International Tourism Mart aims to highlight ‘Northeast Tourism’ globally

6th International Tourism Mart kicked off with enthusiasm where around 66 foreign delegates from over 29 countries, namely Australia, Bhutan, Brunei, Canada, China, Cambodia, Cyprus, Fiji, Germany, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, the Netherlands, the Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Tanzania, Thailand, US, UK, Vietnam, Turkey and South Korea are participating. Woah, that’s a gala event!..

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Historical ‘Gateway of India’ completes 93 years yet still ‘Rejuvenating’ for millions

Our ‘Gateway of India’ completes 93 years! Woah still beautiful, classy and young that stuns millions of hearts whoever comes to visit it. ‘Gateway of India’ cast spell like how people fall in love at first sight! Mumbai’s heartbeat, weekend’s escape, everyone’s refreshing destination is none other than –Gateway of India...

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Padmavati row: BJP Leader Lal Krishna Advani backs director Sanjay Lila Bhansali

BJP patriarch and former home Minister Lal Krishna Advani voiced his support in favor of Padmavati director Sanjay Lila Bhansali. On Thursday, the Parliamentary panel under the Chairmanship of Anurag Thakur quizzed Bhansali over the recent controversy associated with his period drama. As reported by The Hindu, the former BJP leader opposed the move of banning movie even before its grand releases...

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Big B's advise for smartphone users!

Big B Amitabh Bachchan in a bid to create awareness among smartphone users has put up an interesting tweet. "Are you aware? Our head weighs around 4 to 5 kg? And looking at a mobile at an angle of 45°is equal to putting 22 kg weight on our neck bones. No wonder, we get neck and shoulder pains," the 75-yr old tweeted...

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Parliamentary panel to discuss ‘Padmavati’ issue

In order to streamline the objections raised against the content of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Padmavati”, the parliamentary panel will discuss the burning issue with makers of period drama. According to media reports, the 30-member parliamentary under the Chairmanship of MP Anurag Thakur would discuss the range of controversial issue irrupted by the epic drama...

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Makers of Padmavati pitches for 3D release

Padmavati director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and leading production outlet Viacom 18 today field a fresh application for the official certification of the 3D version epic drama Padmavati. As reported by leading new agency, makers are planning to release the most anticipated period drama in 3D version...

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Passion and Obsession are vital for work

Katrina Kaif..

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48th International Film Festival of India concluded with flying colours and bright memories; #IFFI2017 winners list

The 48th International Film Festival of India concluded today in a colourful closing ceremony held at Goa. The acclaimed Canadian film maker, Atom Egoyan was felicitated with the Life time Achievement Award by the Union Minister Smriti Irani. Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan was honored with personality of the year award...

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Experience ‘Kerala Backwaters’ in Mumbai! float yourself as the city to get Houseboats soon

If you want to experience the feeling of a houseboat shoring on backwaters of Kerala. Then this will experienced in Mumbai soon as Government of Maharashtra is planning to introduce Houseboats on the coasts of Maharashtra. This idea can be implemented from the next month...

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Actress Aditi Rao Hydari to attend Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari is all set for the prestigious Global Entrepreneurship Summit starting from November 28. The actress will patriciate in the panel discussion on filmmaking. Earlier actress Deepika Padukone was supposed to attend the international Summit. The interactive session will take place on November 29. ..

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Enthrall yourself through the caves and satisfy your tempt of ‘Wanderlust’ through Kerala’s ‘Jatayupara’

Kerala’s Much Awaited Tourist Spot, Jatayu Earth’s Center, Is Now Open & We Can’t Wait to Go There! This is Jatayupara, world's largest bird sculpture, with a length of 200 feet, a width of 150 feet and a height of 70 feet. Jatayu Earth’s Center, a sustainable tourism destination that offers adventure sports, camping, and healing centers sure sounds like it will be India's new favorite travel destination...

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Wish this was a bad dream! ‘Channel V’ soon to bid us all ‘Good-Bye’

Itna Paisa mein Itna-ich mileg! Remember this tagline … where cartoon maid use to come and entertain us. One of the popular Channel V is about to bid us ‘good bye’. Channel V was possibly one of young India’s first encounters with cool and hip music, along with MTV, when it started operations in India over two decades ago. We will surely miss you ‘Channel V’...

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This time Divyangs and Transgenders will equally enjoy God's own state Kerala

Kerala’s new Tourism Policy 2017, was unveiled by Kadakampally Surendran, Minister for Co-Operation, Tourism and envisages creation of new customized products for attracting young travellers, professionals, students and artists to the state. The policy emphasizes on the active participation of the differently-abled and transgenders, while implementing the Responsible Tourism Mission across the State to promote the tourism sector...

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IFFI’s Day 2 was equally exciting: Stunning Sridevi inaugurates ‘The Indian Panorama’

While International Film Festival of India was inaugurated amongst shining celebs; today on the second day of IFFI-2017, Actress Sridevi inaugurated ‘The Indian Panorama’. While inaugurating the ‘The Indian Panorama’ section of IFFI 2017, Sridevi said that, ‘IFFI is one of the most exciting festivals of the world.’..

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Kamal Haasan backs Padmavati; slams detractors for targeting Deepika Padukone

For the first time breaking his silence over the raging controversy of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmavati veteran actor Kamal Haasan expressed that intellectual class must respond to the atrocities faced by the creative fraternity. Venting his anger on Twitter Haasan backed actress Deepika Padukone for her epic period drama...

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Most awaited Gala Fest IFFI 2017 inaugurated amidst shining celebs in Goa

When all eyes were set on today’s grand International Film Festival of India IFFI, Superstar Shah Rukh Khan inaugurated the festival and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani spoke about the ‘Cinema’. Followed by Actor Shahid Kapoor’s words over ‘Changing Face of Cinema’ highlighted the different perspectives in the global cinema...

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With Lights! Cinema! Celebrities from all over globe, Goa all geared up for IFFI-2017, Are you?

After few hours Goa will get all-light up under the creative melange of grand International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Goa is all geared to now and many celebs including other people who are equally participating too waiting for this grand event. Till then all eyes are on IFFI!..

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Padmavati row: Prasoon Joshi raps Sanjay Lila Bhansali for violating CBFC guidelines

Clearing the air on the contentious issue of Padmavati, CBFC Chairman Prasoon Joshi slammed director Sanjay Lila Bhansali for arranging special screening even before the official certification. As reported by ANI, Joshi who heads the apex film board was reportedly annoyed with the violation of CBFC guidelines. ..

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Recalling V. Shantaram who gave ‘Golden Wings’ to Indian Cinema back during ‘Golden Era’

Only few prominent names have carved history in the world of ‘Indian Cinema’, one of the names amongst them is V. Shantaram. Recalling the legendary player of ‘Film Industry’, Nation recalled V. Shantaram today with an honour. Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre was the name written in ‘Bold Golden Letters in the world of Indian Films’...

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