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Kalpataru developer to support Mumbai railway station painting drive

Real estate company Kalpataru Ltd said it will support ‘Hamara Station Hamari Shaan’, an initiative to beautify the railway premises in Mumbai.The project includes makeover of 36 Railway stations across Central and Western suburban lines in Mumbai between 2nd to 8th October 2016.It is a joint initiative of ‘Mumbai First’ and

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Myntra distances itself from controversial Krishna poster

Online shopping site Myntra.com distanced itself from a controversial poster of Lord Krishna showing him ordering clothes from the retailer as Draupadi was being disrobed.Taking off from the Mahabharata epic, the poster depcits Krishna searching for 'extra long sarees' as Dushasana peels off Draupadi's clothes.According to the epic, Draupadi was pawned

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Freaky Ali inspired by Hollywood flick Happy Gilmore, confirms distributor

Freaky Ali, the romantic Comedy film starring Arbaaz Khan, is inspired from Adam Sandler's Hollywood film Happy Gilmore, distributor Pooja Entertainment and Films Ltd said.The film will be released on the 9th of next month.Freaky ali is directed and written by Salman Khan's brother Sohail and the movie's shooting was

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Chetan Bhagat’s One Indian Girl – Is it about Sex or Feminism?

Chetan Bhagat has never shied away from politics and controversy. In fact, he seems to revel in it.It's hardly surprising, therefore, that his latest book -- One Indian Girl -- touches upon the politically sensitive topic of Feminism and female liberation.And going by reaction to the books 'teaser' on social

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US kids earning lakhs per month using social media – Survey

A new survey conducted by one of Canada's biggest colleges has found that many kids and teens are making serious money by posting promotional photos and videos on their well-connected social media accounts.The research, conducted by Centennial College of Toronto, found that some minors earn as much as $10,000 to

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Punjabi writers lead in ‘award wapsi’ protests against intolerance

Punjabi writers have returned the highest number of awards and honors under the 'award wapsi' protests against intolerance, numbers from the ministry of culture revealed.The second highest number of Sahitya Akademi (Literary Council) awards were returned by Hindi writers, with six of them choosing to show their protest this way.In

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Snapdeal distances itself from Aamir Khan’s comments on intolerance

Snapdeal, one of India's top three e-commerce firms, has distanced itself from a comment made by actor Aamir Khan on the perception that there has been a rise in intolerance in India in recent months.Khan, who features in many of Snapdeal's ads, had said that his wife is starting to

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Kiss of Love activists, including Rahul Pasupalan, arrested by Police in Kerala

Several activists of 'Kiss of Love' movement in Kerala, including its head Rahul Pasupalan, have been arrested by police in Kerala.According to reports, Pasupalan and his wife have been arrested under various sections of the IT Act.According to journalist Dhanya Rajendran, the arrest of Rahul Pasupalan is not linked to

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CommonFloor offers freelance photography jobs

Commonfloor.com has introduced a new ‘Free-lenser’ program aimed at amateur and freelance photographers that will help them work and earn.CommonFloor is calling-in entries from photographers who are interested to "capture pictures of a locality which can depict the essence and nuisance of that area.""This first-of-its-kind program will work

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