265 dead in Kerala floods since Aug 8

The death toll in Kerala floods has touched 265 since August 8 while 36 people are still missing, the latest government figures show, even as the state prepares to mount a massive rehabilitation process for the displaced. The hilly district of Idukki, housing the largest arch dam in Asia from which waters were released for […]

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Fire at plastic factory in Delhi

A fire broke out at a three-storey factory producing plastic bags at Naresh Park area in outer Delhi’s Nangloi early today, but no casualties were reported, fire service officials said. A call about the blaze was received at 3:55 am and immediately 25 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, they said. The fire was […]

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Fatherhood has made me less self-oriented

Shahid Kapoor and wife Mira Rajput welcomed their first child together, Misha, two years ago and the actor says fatherhood has completely changed his outlook towards life. Shahid, 37, says it is impossible for an actor to not be “self-oriented”, but fatherhood has taught him to be less self-absorbed. “Fatherhood has brought a lot of […]

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Beauty is confidence: Kareena Kapoor Khan

Bollywood diva Kareena Kapoor Khan believes looking beautiful is all about feeling confident. The 37-year-old actor, who is launching her signature make-up range in collaboration with Lakme, says polishing one’s strength is the best way to stand out in the crowd. “Beauty is confidence. I strongly believe that highlighting your positives and playing on your […]

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