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Rising cases of child abuse in schools: How to ensure student safety?

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Rising cases of child abuse in schools: How to ensure student safety?

In the wake of recent events of molestation and sexual assault on school students, Mid-day.com reached out to school authorities to delve into various ways of ensuring student safety on school premises

Have you acquired the bookshelf wealth?

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In today’s Shelf Life with Midday, we hop on a whimsical bandwagon that has prompted bibliophiles to depart from manicured bookshelves

03 March,2024 10:19 AM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi

Asia's richest man takes global rich to the zoo

"Jungle fever" is the suggested dress code, and guests have been advised to wear comfortable shoes and clothing, reports said

02 March,2024 01:59 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

A look at themed events curated for Anant-Radhika's pre-wedding gala

The inaugural evening, aptly named "An Evening in Everland," is a poised affair with a dress code of elegant cocktail attire, promising an immersive experience of music, dance and visual artistry

02 March,2024 11:14 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Sarika Bajaj's solo exhibition spotlights artwork created using bird quills

Sarika Bajaj’s art exhibition ‘Requiem’ is a collection of sensory and tactile multi-media artworks, which build upon the symbolism of bird feathers. It highlights the multidimensional aspects of people's relationship with nature

01 March,2024 05:33 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Nita Ambani: 'With Anant's wedding to Radhika, I wanted to celebrate our roots'

Jamnagar holds a special place in our hearts and has profound significance. Gujarat is where we come from, it's where Mukesh and his father built the refinery, Nita Ambani told ANI

01 March,2024 12:02 PM IST | Mumbai | ANI

Dolly Chaiwala opens up on story behind serving tea to Bill Gates

Dolly Chaiwala said that he did not recognise the Microsoft co-founder initially until the viral clip surfaced on social media

01 March,2024 08:36 AM IST | Nagpur | ANI

Divan Staliner book wins 7th Romain Rolland Book Prize

This year’s winning title was originally published in French as Le Divan de Staline. It was longlisted for the prestigious Goncourt Prize in 2013 and later adapted for the cinema by Fanny Ardant, with Gérard Depardieu playing Stalin

29 February,2024 01:46 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Pandit, Rihanna & B-town celebrities flock to Jamnagar for Ambani wedding

The Ambani-Merchant gala unfolds over three days of opulent revelry in Jamnagar, commencing from March 1 to 3. Day one heralds a 'Cocktail Party' titled 'An Evening in Everland', while day two promises guests an adventurous 'Walk on the Wildside'

29 February,2024 01:24 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

I aimed to convey the warmth that exist within the hijra community: Zoya Lobo

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In an exclusive chat, India's pioneering transgender photojournalist Zoya Lobo talks about inclusiveness at work, chosen families, the queer gaze and her recent exhibition at the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival

29 February,2024 11:01 AM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal

How somatic wisdom guides this contemporary dance in Mumbai

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To fully grasp the essence of somatic movement, one must simultaneously be able to inhabit the physical and the imaginative realms—but in a temporary way, informs Jayachandran Palazhy

29 February,2024 09:32 AM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi

94 pc of Indian firms plan to boost workers' skills, abilities this year: Report

The report revealed that 91 per cent of L&D professionals in India view human skills as increasingly competitive in the economy

28 February,2024 02:44 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
How somatic wisdom guides this contemporary dance in Mumbai

How somatic wisdom guides this contemporary dance in Mumbai

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To fully grasp the essence of somatic movement, one must simultaneously be able to inhabit the physical and the imaginative realms—but in a temporary way, informs Jayachandran Palazhy

29 February,2024 09:32 AM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi
94 pc of Indian firms plan to boost workers' skills, abilities this year: Report

94 pc of Indian firms plan to boost workers' skills, abilities this year: Report

The report revealed that 91 per cent of L&D professionals in India view human skills as increasingly competitive in the economy

28 February,2024 02:44 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Sitar maestro Purbayan Chatterjee-led 'Classicool' to perform at the NMACC

Sitar maestro Purbayan Chatterjee-led 'Classicool' to perform at the NMACC

On stage, Chatterjee will join legendary percussionist A. Sivamani, the renowned mandolin virtuoso U Rajesh, and the versatile vocalist Gayatri Asokan

28 February,2024 12:58 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Crazy for karaoke: How Mumbai’s bars, jockeys and enthusiasts turn up the volume

Crazy for karaoke: How Mumbai’s bars, jockeys and enthusiasts turn up the volume

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As DJs turn up the volume in restaurants and bars in Mumbai, there are others who love singing their heart out with karaoke not only on weekends but actually weekdays too. Exploring this culture, mid-day.com spoke to a popular Bandra restaurant’s owner, karaoke jockeys and enthusiasts who celebrate this form of music

28 February,2024 10:30 AM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto
Meet the four IAF fighter pilots who will lead India's Gaganyaan mission

Meet the four IAF fighter pilots who will lead India's Gaganyaan mission

The team includes Group Captains Prasanth Balakrishnan Nair, Ajit Krishnan, and Angad Pratap, and Wing Commander Shubhanshu Shukla

28 February,2024 07:50 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS

How women entrepreneurs can juggle work, family and self-care

By setting priorities, women entrepreneurs can strategically allocate their time and energy, ensuring that they make impactful strides in their careers while fostering a balanced and fulfilling personal life

04 March,2024 04:57 PM IST | Editor
Ambani's wedding, swords and headsets for Zuckerberg's Asia tour

Ambani's wedding, swords and headsets for Zuckerberg's Asia tour

In India Zuckerberg was set to attend the March 1-3 pre-wedding celebrations of the son of Mukesh Ambani, chairman of oil-to-telecoms giant Reliance Industries, Bloomberg said

26 February,2024 02:43 PM IST | Mumbai | AFP

World's first Vedic clock in Ujjain to be inaugurated virtually by PM Modi

World's first Vedic clock in Ujjain to be inaugurated virtually by PM Modi

The clock will display information about Vedic Hindu Panchang, planetary positions, Muhurat, astrological calculation, predictions, etc and it will also show time the Indian Standard Time (IST) and the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually inaugurate the Vedic clock

26 February,2024 02:36 PM IST | Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh | ANI

How ‘Gandhi’ film inspired Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal to start Gandhi Book Centre

How ‘Gandhi’ film inspired Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal to start Gandhi Book Centre

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Seeing a huge demand for the books on Mahatma Gandhi by film goers outside Regal Cinema in Colaba after the film’s release, Somaiya and his co-workers set up the bookshop within the office of the Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal and have been not only promoting the Gandhian philosophy through books not only offline but also online

24 February,2024 09:32 AM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto

Grammy-nominated DJ Illenium: ‘Technology has opened up many more options to us'

Grammy-nominated DJ Illenium: ‘Technology has opened up many more options to us'

Ahead of his India tour, the American DJ spoke to mid-day.com about his India tour, evolution of his music and electronic sounds around the world, as well as working on new music

23 February,2024 05:27 PM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto

Know why Basant Panchami 2024 is celebrated and auspicious things to do

    Know why Basant Panchami 2024 is celebrated and auspicious things to do

    Basant Panchami 2024 is here and this festival marks the end of winters and the beginning of Spring. If you are wondering why Basant Panchami is celebrated, this video will help you understand the reasoning and the mythology behind this festival. Also called as Vasant Panchami, this festival is considered to be one of the most auspicious days of the year to begin something new. This day is considered extremely auspicious for weddings too. Yellow colour is the highlight of the day and godess Saraswati is worshipped. Watch the video to know how you can use the auspicious energies of this day for your well being and good luck.

    12 February,2024 06:00 PM IST
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