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Clocks to chime one second late for 2017

A ‘leap second’ will be added to the world’s clocks on New Year’s Eve.

30 Dec 2016 6:35 AM

A warm welcome to 2017

Ditch the cold cocktails this New Year’s eve, and delight your guests with warm drinks to bring in the celebrations.

30 Dec 2016 12:16 AM

The ultimate guide to hosting your own party

Celebrations at home can be quirky too. Go figure!

30 Dec 2016 12:09 AM

This year to last a second longer!

The extra second will be inserted at the US Naval Observatory's Master Clock Facility in Washington, DC.

29 Dec 2016 2:13 PM

Modi to address nation on notes ban before New Year

In his address, the PM may speak about the roadmap post the demonetisation period.

29 Dec 2016 12:20 PM


‘Faulty’ flaps brought Russian airliner down

Life says the faulty flaps led the pilots to lose control as the plane was at a “critical angle”, according to the BBC.

29 Dec 2016 7:06 AM

Mystic Mantra: Break with the past

Glancing back over a span of time can engender feelings of regret and remorse.

29 Dec 2016 4:10 AM

Year of positivity

Since this year is ruled by the Sun, pray to lord Surya every morning to reap benefits.

29 Dec 2016 12:16 AM

What does your Christmas look like?

Having trouble deciding how to make use of your long holiday this year-end? Here’s a list of destinations to visit in December.

28 Dec 2016 12:06 AM

Jessop case: Court extends Pawan Ruia custody by two weeks

During the hearing the CID prayed for his custody in connection with a fresh case.

26 Dec 2016 4:48 AM


1.8 thousand noise meters to keep check on Christmas festivities

The state assured the court that it will curb noise pollution during Christmas and New Year celebrations this year.

24 Dec 2016 4:55 AM

Maharashtra government extends closing time of pubs, booze shops for Xmas, NYE

There are over 12,000 clubs and bars in the city and over 4,000 wine shops.

24 Dec 2016 4:06 AM

Holiday traditions from around the world

In Morocco during Hanukkah, revellers indulge in orange or anise flavoured doughnuts.

23 Dec 2016 12:14 AM

Mexico market blaze claims 31

Forensic experts work on genetic analyses of bodies to identify them.

22 Dec 2016 6:02 AM

How to stick to fitness resolutions in the new year

Those who want to lead a healthier life in 2017 must start preparing now.

22 Dec 2016 12:14 AM


Supreme Court allows club to make merry at Shivaji Park

The SC has allowed SPG to hold the functions for just three hours, and without loudspeakers, on its lawns.

21 Dec 2016 4:49 AM

700 police mitras to guard Delhi at Christmas, New Year

Delhi Traffic Police will also caution partygoers by airing messages on FM radio stations and publishing advisory in newspapers.

19 Dec 2016 3:16 AM

No cash, no party

Demonetisation has taken a toll on the New Year plans of many youngsters.

19 Dec 2016 12:10 AM

Pitbull reveals contract details

Pitbull decided to release his $1 million contract with Florida’s tourism agency.

17 Dec 2016 12:09 AM

Mumbai: Private operators brace for a rough ride

Mumbai, a pioneering city in terms of joyrides, is home to 26 private helicopter operators.

14 Dec 2016 6:45 AM