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“An (Af)Fair To Remember” — Network For Women Leap.Club Hosts Biggest-Ever Flags

“An (Af)Fair To Remember” — Network For Women Leap.Club Hosts Biggest-Ever Flags

Studded with experience zones and activity stalls, the day-long event hosted a live painting pop-up, a human travel library where women shared their heartfelt travel stories, along with various engaging activities by brand partners.... [Read More]

09 March,2023 06:08 PM IST | Mumbai | Bhupen Patel
Luxury in the wild at Jim Corbett National Park

Luxury in the wild at Jim Corbett National Park

The famed safari to spot the elusive Shere Khan aside, Jim Corbett also makes room for those who just want to stretch their legs and relax... [Read More]

21 April,2019 08:19 AM IST | Mumbai | Bhupen Patel
How Arab customers marry young girls for sex and service in Mumbai

How Arab customers marry young girls for sex and service in Mumbai

In his first book, mid-day's crime editor Bhupen Patel lets you in on why a sting demands courage and prudence, especially when it's unearthing the dirt on Arab customers marrying young girls for sex and service... [Read More]

16 December,2018 07:47 AM IST | Mumbai | Bhupen Patel
Norwegian ship released from Kenya port after suspected weapons were found to be part of UN mission

Norwegian ship released from Kenya port after suspected weapons were found to be part of UN mission

After almost a week’s search, the Norwegian vessel MV Hoegh, carrying Indian Army trucks for US’ peacekeeping mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, has been released by the Kenya coastal police from the Mombasa port where it had been detained... [Read More]

27 September,2015 08:06 AM IST | | Bhupen Patel
UN says weapons, narcotis on ship en route to Congo were not declared due to miscommunication

UN says weapons, narcotis on ship en route to Congo were not declared due to miscommunication

The UN said the Indian authorities had provided a list of the weapons only after the ship had sailed from Mumbai and it wasn’t possible to amend the manifest later, despite a request from the UN contractor to the Mombasa shipping agent... [Read More]

26 September,2015 08:55 AM IST | | Bhupen Patel
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In Pics: SRK, Taapsee Pannu and others attend Anand Pandit's daughter reception

In Pics: SRK, Taapsee Pannu and others attend Anand Pandit's daughter reception

It was just yesterday when the entire Bollywood turned into guests for Anand Pandit’s daughter’s reception. From Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar, Shilpa Shetty, and Raj Kundra to Abhishek Bachchan and Ameesha Patel, the entire B-town graced the blue carpet with their presence. Check out pics from the grand event... [Read More]

12 April,2024 10:48 AM IST
Baby on board! Celebrity couples who are soon-to-be parents

Baby on board! Celebrity couples who are soon-to-be parents

2024 has commenced with multiple pregnancy announcements on the Bollywood front. Here`s a look a celebs who will embrace parenthood this year. ... [Read More]

29 February,2024 03:35 PM IST
Celebs attend 'Teri Baaton Mein Aisa Uljha Jiya' success bash - see pics

Celebs attend 'Teri Baaton Mein Aisa Uljha Jiya' success bash - see pics

The makers of `Teri Baaton Mein Aisa Uljha Jiya` starring Shahid Kapoor and Kriti Sanon held a success bash in Mumbai on Wednesday night. It was attended by scores of celebs including Pooja Hegde and Harman Baweja. (Pics/Yogen Shah)... [Read More]

29 February,2024 10:53 AM IST
Sara Ali Khan shares envious pictures from her mountain getaway

Sara Ali Khan shares envious pictures from her mountain getaway

Bollywood actress Sara Ali Khan, who often takes time off from her busy schedule for a quick vacation, opted to visit the mountains this time around. ... [Read More]

28 February,2024 02:34 PM IST
Diljit Dosanjh puts on a quirky display for his Mumbai-themed photoshoot

Diljit Dosanjh puts on a quirky display for his Mumbai-themed photoshoot

Singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh, who is gearing up for major Bollywood film releases such as `Chamkila` and `Crew` decided to post some stylish pictures to mark his time in Mumbai... [Read More]

27 February,2024 02:56 PM IST
Geeta Basra beats Monday blues in these adorable pictures with kids

Geeta Basra beats Monday blues in these adorable pictures with kids

Actress Geeta Basra took to Instagram and shared a series of pictures with kids Hinaya and Jovan. She captioned it as, "Monday blues anyone?"... [Read More]

26 February,2024 11:07 AM IST
Mushy photos of Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli

Mushy photos of Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are undeniably a power couple as they bring the world of entertainment and sports to a standstill come what may. The duo welcomed their second child Akaay on February 15th. They are also parents to daughter Vamika Kohli, who was born in 2021. Here’s a look at this adorable couple’s mushiest pictures on Instagram. ... [Read More]

21 February,2024 05:41 PM IST
Happy Birthday Jeh: Adorable photos of Saif-Kareena's son as he turns 3

Happy Birthday Jeh: Adorable photos of Saif-Kareena's son as he turns 3

Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan’s second child Jeh turns 3 on February 21. The little munchkin who was born in 2021 has also been a paparazzi favourite just like his elder brother Taimur. Here’s a look at some adorable pictures of Jeh shared by the family members from time to time. (Pics/Instagram)... [Read More]

21 February,2024 01:25 PM IST
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Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee and others attend Anand Pandit's daughter's wedding

Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee and others attend Anand Pandit's daughter's wedding

Several Bollywood celebrities were seen at film producer Anand Pandit`s daughter`s reception on April 11. Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar, Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra, Abhishek Bachchan, Ameesha Patel, and other B-town celebs graced the blue carpet with their presence... [Read More]

12 April,2024 06:27 PM IST
Holi 2024: HM Amit Shah & Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel celebrate Holi in Ahmedabad

Holi 2024: HM Amit Shah & Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel celebrate Holi in Ahmedabad

Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and Union Home Minister Amit Shah took part in the Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad on March 25. Notably, Holi is a celebration of liveliness, joy, familial ties and close bonds. Holi festival marks the beginning of spring after a long winter season. “I want to extend my greetings to all citizens of the country on Holi. Holi festival has been celebrated here for many years. In a way, Holi is the symbol of the triumph of truth over lies…This is a festival of equality too. When everyone gets covered in colours, neither their clothes nor faces are clear and neither the forward nor the backward are seen. Today, the entire country is celebrating Holi. My greetings to all citizens of the country…For Lord Ram devotees across the world, this is a special Holi…. Today Raghuvir is playing Holi in Awadh. It is a matter of great joy for us…,” said Amit Shah... [Read More]

25 March,2024 09:36 AM IST
 Sudarshan Setu: PM Modi to dedicate longest cable-stayed bridge to nation

Sudarshan Setu: PM Modi to dedicate longest cable-stayed bridge to nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate Sudarshan Setu to the nation which will connect Okha mainland to Beyt Dwarka island. It is built at a cost of around Rs 980 crores. It is the longest Cable-stayed bridge in the country of around 2.32 km. Sudarshan Setu boasts a unique design, featuring a footpath adorned with verses from Shrimad Bhagavad Gita and images of Bhagwan Krishna on both sides. It also has solar panels installed on the upper portions of the footpath, generating one megawatt of electricity. This bridge will ease the transportation and significantly reduce the time of devotees travelling between Dwarka and Beyt-Dwarka. Before the bridge’s construction, pilgrims had to rely on boat transport to reach Beyt Dwarka. This iconic bridge will also serve as a major tourist attraction of Devbhumi Dwarka.... [Read More]

24 February,2024 02:34 PM IST
Maharashtra: Big setback to Sharad Pawar; NCP symbol goes to Ajit Pawar faction

Maharashtra: Big setback to Sharad Pawar; NCP symbol goes to Ajit Pawar faction

In a big setback to the faction led by Sharad Pawar, the Election Commission on February 06 settled the dispute in the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in favour of the faction led by the petitioner Ajit Pawar. Celebration took over at Ajit Pawar Camp, as EC settled dispute in NCP. The poll panel has given the NCP name and symbol to the faction led by Ajit Pawar in a significant decision that has a bearing on the forthcoming polls. The decision was taken after more than 10 hearings spread over more than six months. Maharashtra Dy CM and petitioner Ajit Pawar welcomed the decision and expressed gratitude to EC for the decision. Meanwhile, NCP Sharad Pawar Faction leader Supriya Sule alleged an “Adrishya Shakti” behind the EC’s decision. Shiva Sena (UBT) leader Priyanka Chaturvedi called the development “Sponsored, planned and executed by Central Govt”. Notably, test of majority in legislative wing found favour in the circumstance of the case, where both groups have been found to be working outside party constitution and organizational elections. ... [Read More]

07 February,2024 10:47 AM IST | Mumbai
National Unity Day: PM Modi pays floral tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

National Unity Day: PM Modi pays floral tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

National Unity Day is celebrated on 31st Oct every year to mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel. Today marks the 148th birth anniversary of the ‘Iron Man of India’, Sardar Patel. PM Modi visited the Statue of Unity in Gujarat and paid floral tribute to the ‘Iron Man of India’. Flower petals were showered by choppers on Sardar Patel, the world`s tallest statue of India. PM Modi also administered the `National Unity Day` pledge to the public at Ekta Nagar in Gujarat. CRPF all-women bikers also received grand applause from PM Modi and the public at the National Unity Day parade. ... [Read More]

31 October,2023 12:08 PM IST | Mumbai
Navratri 2023: Pratik Gandhi & Bhamini Oza Gandhi Give Garba Tips & More!

Navratri 2023: Pratik Gandhi & Bhamini Oza Gandhi Give Garba Tips & More!

Navratri 2023: Want to learn all about Gujaratis and what all they are beyond Dhokla? `Scam 1992` fame Pratik Gandhi and Bhamini Oza Gandhi in an exclusive interview with Mid-day.com give you all inside stories on how they celebrate Navratri. From food to Garba and Garba outfits to tips on Garba, they share it all. Pratik wishes his fans this Navratri in Harshad Mehta style. Listen in to the duo and learn more about the festival of Navratri!... [Read More]

21 October,2023 07:19 PM IST | Mumbai
Gaurav Chopra On What The Actual Ending Of Sunny Deol's 'Gadar 2' Was

Gaurav Chopra On What The Actual Ending Of Sunny Deol's 'Gadar 2' Was

Gaurav Chopra in an exclusive interview with Mid-day.com talked about how he felt a burden while working for `Gadar 2` given he was playing the role of an army officer in a movie with Sunny Deol that too `Gadar 2` which has a legacy. Gaurav Chopra talked about how Sunny Deol and Tara Singh are the same. Gaurav Chopra even revealed why the ending of the movie was changed. Watch the full video for more!  ... [Read More]

19 October,2023 08:08 PM IST
Akshay Kumar, Mahesh Bhatt Are All Praises For Shah Rukh Khan's Jawan

Akshay Kumar, Mahesh Bhatt Are All Praises For Shah Rukh Khan's Jawan

Shah Rukh Khan, known as Badshah or King Khan, saw his latest film "Jawan" join the exclusive Rs 500-crore club just four days after its release, showcasing a remarkable performance that appears to surpass his previous release, "Pathaan." The Indian film industry is buzzing with excitement over this achievement, with numerous celebrities and business moguls expressing their joy on social media. From Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh to Ameesha Patel and even notable business figure Anand Mahindra, Twitter became a platform for extending heartfelt congratulations to SRK for the film`s phenomenal success.... [Read More]

12 September,2023 03:51 PM IST
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