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Ancient Bronze Age Spartan palace found

Greek archaeologists have uncovered ruins of an ancient palace filled with striking artefacts which may belong to Sparta’s Mycenaean culture, one of the most famous civilisations of ancient Greece.

Horror legend Wes Craven dies of brain cancer

Wes Craven, a master of cinematic horror whose legendary directorial credits include A Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream, died on Sunday aged 76, his family said.

Kanye West rants at VMAs, Miley flashes breast

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Taylor Swift won video of the year, Miley Cyrus briefly flashed one of her breasts and Kanye West ranted at the MTV Video Music Awards.

Vintage styles, modern cuts for brides-to-be

Actresses Amy Jackson (from left), Malaika Arora Khan walk the ramp during Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015- Satej Shinde

For those who were beginning to feel that there weren’t enough bridal showcases at the Lakme Fashion Week/ Winter Festive 2015, Day 5 had the answers.

NASA starts year-long mission to simulate life on Mars

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Six Nasa recruits have shut themselves inside a dome in Hawaii to begin a year-long isolation programme that will simulate life on Mars to help the US space agency prepare for the pioneering mission t

‘Grumpy cat’ set to get wax figure at Madame Tussauds

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Internet sensation Grumpy Cat will become the first feline to have an animatronic wax statue at Madame Tussauds museum in San Francisco.

Lakme Fashion Week: ‘Geometric jewellery’, stars dazzle ramp

Shahid Kapoor with his wife Mira Rajput poses for photographs during the Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai. (Photo: AP)

Day 4 kept up the fashion beat with a good mix of on the ramp and off the ramp events. The first half of the day saw two jewellery designers portraying different sensibilities.

Gen LOL most irked by grammar, spelling slips

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It’s the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by dictionary.com.

Drone spots monk relaxing atop 175-feet-tall wind turbine

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A Benedictine monk who works at a Rhode Island school has discovered that finding solitude is no easy feat, even 175 feet in the air.

As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed murder three years ago gripped the media, I wracked my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai.

A great Zen master, in charge of the monastery of Mayu Kagi, owned a cat, who was the real love of his life.