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FOOD

Food review: Dig into Bandra's sweet mystery

Food review: Dig into Bandra's sweet mystery

A new patisserie, The Mystery Box, has made its entry in buzzing Bandra, and might end up being a haven for the sweet-toothed

TRAVEL

Travel special: 5 untapped retreats that spell therapy

Travel special: 5 untapped retreats that spell therapy

If the routine of your daily urban life is weighing you down, now might be the ideal time to check into a wellness getaway for some much-needed R&R at these wellness destinations

DEAR-DIANA

'I can't get him out of my head...'

'I can't get him out of my head...'

There was a fellow student in college whom I never spoke to. However, I had feelings for him and thought he had for me

RELATIONSHIPS

Bored of sex life? Mix love to it

Bored of sex life? Mix love to it

The new mantra for women who feel their sex life is boring and bereft of passion: connect love with sex and enhance the pleasure between the sheets

SUNDAY MID-DAY

A candid chat with restaurateur Farrokh Khambata

A candid chat with restaurateur Farrokh Khambata

The owner of Catering & Allied, which runs four restaurants in Mumbai — Joss, Amadeus, Umame and Café at the NCPA, talks to Phorum Dalal about quitting his first job within a week, his love for diving and more

HEALTH

Over half of urban Indians trying to lose weight: Study

Over half of urban Indians trying to lose weight: Study

Though it has been estimated that 74 percent of urban Indians are overweight, a recent survey shows that their awareness is also increasing and more than half of urban Indians are trying to lose weight.

Today’s Horoscope

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ARIES

Today is a favourable day to propose to your sweetheart, which you postponed due to lack of confidence. The week ahead: You will try to expand the horizons of your knowledge this week, especially through consultations with experts.Read More

b

TAURUS

You will be not be clear about things today, yet manage to wriggle out of troublesome situations. The week ahead: You shall make rapid progress in your career if you are flexible. You may remain disturbed, but rest assured it will pass. Read More

c

GEMINI

Dedicate the day to your loved ones. It would be good to take them out for a small picnic. The week ahead: Routine work will bore you this week, and thus you may be on the lookout to do something unconventional. It will help you to refresh your mind.Read More

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CANCER

You may be called upon to help someone in distress, and you shall be more than happy to oblige. Romance is on the cards. The week ahead: To get over work-induced fatigue, you will take to spirituality this week. It will give you peace of mind and strength to fight adversitiesRead More

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LEO

You need to look after your finances carefully, because the temptation to blow up your savings shall be too strong. The week ahead: You shall be preoccupied with monetary matters, and will feel that it is high time you controlled your expenses which are spiralling out of control.Read More

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VIRGO

You will feel glad and cheerful today and might invite your relatives and close friends for a meal. The week ahead: You will wish to do something outstanding and innovative this week to gain appreciation and make rapid advancement professionally.Read More

g

LIBRA

You may attract quite a few members of the opposite sex, owing to your magnetic persona. The week ahead: Things this week will start picking up pace, which will make life simpler, not complicated. Be careful with the way you handle your money. Read More

h

SCORPIO

A nagging sense of discontentment shall pervade your thoughts today. You may be craving for long-term financial security. The week ahead: This is going to be an auspicious week for businessmen. You will grow in stature both in your personal and work spheres. You will get enough support from all.Read More

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SAGITTARIUS

You will be in a completely relaxed mood today playing and enjoying with your kids. The week ahead: You will be in a very generous mood this week, not just with your money, but you will even go out of your way to help people in your circle to accomplish their tasks.Read More

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CAPRICORNUS

You shall shower all your love and affection today on your near and dear ones. The week ahead: This week, your focus will shift to your work and if you happen to be in a senior position, you will also expect others to measure up to your standards.Read More

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AQUARIUS

You may be faced with many difficult situations today. Be brave and tackle them without fear. The week ahead: The time is now right for you to analyse your recent activities to figure out exactly what went wrong where, so that you can improve yourself in the future.Read More

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PISCES

Today is a day to socialise, pay courtesy calls to your neighbours and relatives. Later in the evening a party is on the cards. The week ahead: If you are on the lookout for a new and higher-paying job, this is an auspicious week for it, so start shooting your applications.Read More