mid-day special: Top 10 popular reads from May 16 - May 22
As part of our weekend special series, here's a roundup of the most popular and trending articles, photo galleries and videos from the week that was
Mumbai: Mother places groundbreaking matrimonial ad for son!
Padma Iyer’s matrimonial ad, searching for a groom for her son, has created quite a buzz on social media; mother-son duo faced difficulty in placing ad initially, but are happy with response it is generating now. (Read more)
Photos: Celebs at Deepika Padukone's success bash for 'Piku'
Shah Rukh Khan, Ranveer Singh, Kangna Ranaut, Alia Bhatt and host of other Bollywood celebs were in attendance for Deepika Padukone's success party of her latest film 'Piku' in Mumbai. Here's a look... (View pictures)
Food special: Summer coolers, with an Indian twist
It's as hot as it can get. And we all know that sugary drinks are best avoided to quench thirst, so this time around, instead of the usual lime juice or plain coconut water, go different. If you can't think beyond khus and nimbu, no sweat. We've got chefs to create offbeat, yet effective thirst-quenchers to try out, says Ismat Tahseen. (Read more)
Mumbai hit-and-run: Girl dies after lying injured in front of police station
Archana Pandya (22) was returning home when a vehicle ran over her at Goregaon; she was lying for 20 minutes in front of a police station before she was rushed to hospital and declared dead on arrival. (Read more)
Mumbaikars beware! Your bank details are being stolen and sold!
mid-day's investigation has revealed that leading banks, BPOs have failed to protect your personal data; as a result, hackers regularly access user information and sell it to other cyber criminals. (Read more)
Mumbai: Did Aruna Shanbaug's family abandon her?
While the family insisted they had taken care of Shanbaug for 12 years and visited her every month after that, nurses at KEM said the hospital staff was the only family she had for 42 years. (Read more)
Mumbai: At Rs 1.6 cr, Mukesh Ambani's BMW is RTO's costliest registration
Mumbai’s RTO has received its maximum amount as registration fee so far. Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries (RIL) registered its 7-series BMW with Tardeo RTO early last week for Rs 1.6 crore. (Read more)
Test cricket should live forever: Sir Garfield Sobers
While recognising Twenty20 cricket's entertainment value and financial power, cricket legend Sir Garfield Sobers doesn't want to see the 'better game' die. (Read more)
Mumbai: BEST wants govt, private firms to hire its loss-making AC buses
With its overall ridership plunging to record lows and none of the AC bus routes turning a profit, the undertaking has decided to ask govt and private agencies to hire the AC buses to ferry their employees. (Read more)
Travel special: Tales from the lighthouse at Khanderi Island
Located just 9.5 km from Alibaug, the Kanhoji Angre Island, popularly known as Khanderi, makes for an engaging getaway, with its historic fort and lighthouse, and, of course, a heady boat ride during high tide, to reach the island. (Read more)