mid-day special: Popular reads from January 3 to January 8

Jan 09, 2016, 15:40 IST | A Correspondent

As part of our weekend special series, here's a selection of some popular and trending articles, photo galleries and videos from the week that was

Virat Kohli highest paid at Rs 15 crore as BCCI lists actual salaries of IPL players
India Test skipper Virat Kohli and West Indian all-rounder Chris Gayle were among the few cricketers who received a higher actual salary according to the salary details of the retained IPL players listed by BCCI (Read more)
Salaries of IPL players

Photos: Premiere of the Marathi film 'Natsamrat'
Nana Patekar, Mahesh Manjrekar, Sonali Kulkarni and other popular Marathi film stars graced a special screening of the upcoming Marathi film, 'Natsamrat'. We have pictures... (View pictures)
Natsamrat premier photos

Health: Arm yourself with a mental health first-aid course
Traumatic events cause more than just physical harm. A mental health first-aid kit will train you to become your dear one's emergency care service (Read more)
Health article

Why Bollywood is going all out while promoting sex comedies
Bollywood has finally come of age and is promoting their adult flicks unbashedly and without a pretense. We take a look at what makes filmmakers more in-your-face today (Read more)

sex comedies

16-year-old is Mumbai's first teen to get a heart transplant
16-yr-old Sweden D’Souza is Mumbai’s first minor to get a heart transplant; the organ was flown in from Indore in Madhya Pradesh making it the first ever organ transplant between the two states (Read more)
Heart transplant

6-year-old calls GRP: 'Hotel Taj will be blown up'
Influenced by TV serials, the boy made the call on December 30 when the state already had an IB alert; ATS grilled the Dombivli boy for two days before letting him go. (Read more)

boy calls police

A slice of ancient India at Banganga
God with wives from many castes, a temple aided by Muslims, burial ground of Hindu ascetics and other tales and truths that unfold on a walk around Banganga Tank (Read more)


Watch Video: Head to this Lower Parel pub for 'vapshots'
Now, inhale vapour and get a high, thanks to vapshots that make a debut in Mumbai at a Lower Parel pub (Read more)

Online, film and TV producers share their views on entry of Netflix in India
Will the entry of the giant entity Netflix into the Indian market topple the applecart for current producers who have made a move into the digital space? Or is it a case of the more the merrier? (Read more)

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