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Newsmakers

New Zealander launches 'India Survival Guide' for expats, in shuddh Hindi

India Survival Guide has expanded into a book, a website and Youtube channel with close to twelve thousand subscribers.

12 Feb 2018 5:15 PM

No clear understanding now: Kamal Haasan on ideology clash with Rajinikanth

Responding to a question on Rajinikanth joining politics, Haasan did not rule out an electoral alliance with him.

12 Feb 2018 9:09 AM

Society should back LGBT community: Transgender activist joins Lok Adalat

Vidya Kamble, a social activist for 10 years, is the 1st transgender to be a Lok Adalat panel member in the state.

11 Feb 2018 1:46 PM

Product didn't have brand-backing, didn't sell: Struggles of real-life 'pad-women'

Besides pine wood paper, the group uses silicon paper, butter paper, non-woven cloth and cotton for making these eco-friendly pads.

11 Feb 2018 1:19 PM

Out Olympians Rippon, Kenworthy share kiss at Winter Olympics

Both the athletes went public with their homosexuality in October 2015, and felt better for it.

10 Feb 2018 1:18 PM

New ‘blue’ signal: Mumbai sisters give solution to curb fuel wastage, air pollution

Shivani Khot (19) and Esha (14) have come up with unique solution - adding a new 'blue' signal along with the red, yellow and green ones.

10 Feb 2018 12:57 PM

R Balki on his love for Amitabh Bachchan: I approach him for a film everyday

After doing several films together, director R Balki's latest, 'Padman', features Amitabh Bachchan in a cameo appearance.

10 Feb 2018 9:53 AM

How a homeless Lebanese diswasher became a Michelin-starred chef

He started cooking while doing his national service in Lebanon, and the colonel was so impressed he made him his personal chef.

09 Feb 2018 8:01 PM

It ridiculous for humanity to continue enslaving animals, says PETA founder Ingrid E Newkirk

Recently in India, Newkirk talks about her new book, journey and how PETA aims at creating world free from pain and suffering.

09 Feb 2018 4:13 PM

Indian-American Raj Shah makes White House press briefing debut

In his capacity as the White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary, Shah is the highest ranking Indian-American in the WH press shop.

09 Feb 2018 1:36 PM