• Salman Khan booked for 'hurting' religious sentiments

    The president of All India Qaumi Tazeem, Mohammad Asim Ali lodged the complaint against the Salman Khan for hurting religious sentiments of a community.

  • Is Salman Khan the dream man for Jacqueline Fernandez?

    Jacqueline Fernandez is living the best time of her career, being the co-star of Salman Khan in his next big film Kick. At the book launch of the 2nd edition of "˜The Great Indian Wedding Book". Jacqueline was asked about her idea of her dream and her wedding plans

  • Jacqueline Fernandez at the launch of a wedding book

    Amidst much glitz and glamour, Bollywood diva Jacqueline Fernandez launched the second edition of The Great Indian Wedding Book at Grand Hyatt. Actor Sharman Joshi and Urvashi Rautela of 'Singh Sahab the Great' fame were also present to launch the book

  • Teen booked for kicking kitten

    Video which went viral on social media shows Mumbai teen kicking kitten like football The video, which went viral on social media, shows Versova resident Pratik Hota lifting a kitten and kicking it away. The impact of the kick is such that one of Pratik's slippers flies off his leg and lands in the middle of the road. The video ends with Pratik going to retrieve his footwear.

  • BJP neta's driver booked for running over a cat

    A 30-year-old driver was arrested by the Vakola police for allegedly running over and killing a cat on Wednesday. The incident took place just outside the building, Green Field, at Vakola in Santacruz (East)

  • From perfection to excellence

    A Q&A with Sudha Menon, author of Gifted, Legacy and Leading Ladies

  • Tales of the 'Gifted'

    This book tells the stories of 15 differently-abled people who have made a mark for themselves. Here is an excerpt featuring tiger conservationist and Mumbai resident Hans Dalal, who has conquered cerebral palsy

  • Asian Games: National-level gymnast, coach booked for sexual harassment

    A gymnast and his coach who are attending a national camp for the upcoming Asian Games, have been booked for allegedly sexually harassing a woman gymnast at the Indira Gandhi indoor stadium here

  • Now, books on Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Maqbool', 'Omkara', 'Haider'

    The scripts of critically acclaimed filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Maqbool', 'Omkara' and 'Haider' will now be published in book form

  • Renewal of vehicle permit soon to go paperless

    Looking at the success rate of online booking for learners licence test, the Pune RTO is now planning to reduce footfalls at its office by introducing online appointment booking for renewal of licence for transport vehicles

  • Health: Secrets for getting a glowing skin

    From smoking to stress and harmful chemicals in beauty products, there are myriad factors that can harm your skin. In Skin Talks, a book by cosmetic dermatologist Dr Jaishree Sharad, the author gives pointers on how to maintain your skin in tip-top shape

  • Now, train travellers can order food via SMS

    Travelling by train, hungry and net connection out of reach? Now, rail commuters can order food by just sending a message.

  • 'In digital age, youngsters still avid book readers'

    Despite digital technology invading youngsters' life, US millennials are reading more books than the older generation, said a latest survey by Washington-based think tank Pew Research Centre.

  • Manmohan Singh's daughter releases book on parents

    Manmohan Singh's daughter Daman Singh Sunday said her book traces the journey of the former prime minister and his wife Gursharan Kaur's life from the 1930s to 2004

  • 'People with disability are more gifted than others'

    Author Sudha Menon's new book, Gifted, shows how people with disabilities are often more mature than others. Menon shares her experience of writing the book, in a candid chat with the guide

  • Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma pens his musical journey

    Legendary santoor exponent Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, believes in the purity of music while discussing his newly released book, Shiv Kumar Sharma: The Man & His Music

  • Photo book: Fatehpur Sikri - A city unto itself

    The ancient fortified city of Fatehpur Sikri, built by the 16th century emperor Akbar, is the perfect time capsule into the era of intricate architecture, mathematical structures and complex philosophy. Noted architect Lucy Peck discovers the city of victory and explains why this Mughal marvel is a UNESCO World Heritage site

  • God as fiction

    Recently a national library sent out an email in which my book, Sita: An illustrated retelling of the Ramayana, was listed under the fiction category. I was surprised and so I sent the following email to them

  • Book review: Kingdom Of The Soap Queen

    Even as reports suggest that TV and film producer Ekta Kapoor is taking author Kovid Gupta to court over his book Kingdom Of The Soap Queen, it’s interesting to ponder on what could have offended Kapoor so much.

  • Happy birthday, Dahl-ing

    With Charlie and the Chocolate Factory completing 50 years and Roald Dahl only two years short of his birth centenary, Kanika Sharma wishes the beloved writer a gloriumptious birthday and for treats has lined up piggery-jokery facts