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‘Sappy’ily ever after

A still from The Prince and I

You’re Prince Charming personified, but the lady of your dreams doesn’t seem impressed

These pets have purr-fect life

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Her name means “sweetie” in French.

Raising a stink?

An older deo commercial which featured actor Neil Nitin Mukesh

Call it “the Axe effect”, but if you were to take life lessons from advertisements, you might just be deluded into thinking that all it takes to woo women (and several of them, by the looks of it) is

In rare openness, China Army shows off dancing robots

A Chinese People’s Liberation Army cadet adjusts dancing humanoid robots at the PLA’s Armoured Forces Engineering Academy -AFP

To the sound of Shakira’s Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) robots demonstrated their dance steps, screaming recruits drilled with bayonets and tanks rolled as China’s military offered a rare moment of

Luxury sets for haute trip

Designer Sabyasachi created a luxury railway compartment for his show “Ferozabad”

The clothes are gorgeous, and so are the sets at India Couture Week — from recreating a train compartment to a Paris street on the ramp. The cost: between Rs 5-35 lakh for a 30-minutes show!

Sapta-Nadi: The significance of Godavari

Ram, Sita and Lakshman at Panchvati

Also known as the Dakshina Ganga and rich with mythology, it hosts one of the Kumbh melas on its banks in Nashik

The conscience of Justice Markandey Katju, dormant for over 10 years, erupted recently, throwing out allegations against everyone around him — mostly in the nature of ipse dixit. His targets — three former Chief Justices of India in the collegium (Justices R.C. Lahoti, Y.K. Sabharwal and K.G. Balakrishnan) that could have but did not select Justice Katju to the Supreme Court in 2004 or earlier.

If you care about India’s children, prepare to shed a tear now. If you care about Gujarat’s children, prepare to cry buckets now. Because Dinanath Batra, ace scholar, perfervid activist, slayer of Donigers, is a revered figure in the schools of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s motherland.