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  • Ajay Devgn
    Jul 31, 2015 08:36 IST

    Drishyam review: Ajay Devgn, Tabu present a must-watch thriller

    Directed by Nishikant Kamat and starring Tabu and Ajay Devgn in lead roles, Drishyam works because it doesn't talk about a hero but a common man. Drishyam works because it keeps you glued to your seat till the last moment. Drishyam works because it's a finely crafted suspense thriller after a really long time.

  • Vijay Sethupathi
    Jul 31, 2015 18:08 IST

    Orange Mittai review: A haunting depiction of loneliness

    Tamil film Orange Mittai is a pleasant short film of just about an hour and half, detailing the pathos and pain of old-age loneliness. First-class performances by Sethupathi and Thilak have the movie racing, though Vijay's makeup is a tad disappointing.

  • India-Bangladesh enclaves exchange LBA Candle light
    Jul 31, 2015 22:00 IST

    In pics | Mapping out the lines: Indo-B'desh enclave exchange

    At midnight, India and Bangladesh began the process of exchanging 162 adversely-held enclaves to implement the historic Land Boundary Agreement, spurring the enclave residents to celebrate the end of a 68-year deadlock.

  • Big B
    Jul 31, 2015 16:08 IST

    In pics: Big B meets onscreen mother Sulochana on her 86th birthday

    There's a reason Amitabh Bachchan is among the most loved Bollywood actors. He recently visited his onscreen mother of several films, Sulochana, on her 86th birthday.

  • Happy Birthday Harry Potter
    Jul 30, 2015 18:11 IST

    As Harry Potter turns 35, 15 throwback moments

    On Harry Potter's birthday on July 31, we celebrate 15 magical moments that will stay with us forever. All the friendship, the adventures, the humour and most of all: The magic. Should we say it again? Thank you JK Rowling.

  • China elevator
    Jul 31, 2015 13:32 IST

    How Chinese are riding escalators after tragic accident

    People in China are spooked about using escalators after a young mother was crushed to death last week as she fell through a panel of flooring at the top of one installed a mall in Hubei province.

  • Chanda from Pakistan
    Jul 31, 2015 12:44 IST

    Pak woman held without papers in Jalandhar, wanted to meet Salman

    A woman passenger from Pakistan, who was arrested in Jalandhar after she was found travelling on board the Samjhauta Express without a passport, visa and ticket on Thursday night, was escorted back to the Attari border checkpost on Friday by a police team.

  • Passengers pushing railbus that plies between Mathura and Vrindavan
    Jul 31, 2015 12:10 IST

    When passengers pushed a railbus for half-a-kilometre

    On several occasions, the railbus is cancelled without any prior information and the only running railbus has become unreliable now, stopping frequently without apparent cause. Many times, travellers appealed to authorities to renovate the railbus but the condition remains the same.

  • Nepal Border
    Jul 31, 2015 09:14 IST

    Driving down to Nepal in your own car may be a reality soon

    The road transport ministry is finalising the protocol that would allow movement of personal vehicles between India and Nepal. At present, only passenger buses are allowed between the two countries under the bilateral motor vehicle pact that India and Nepal had signed in 2014.

  • Panda
    Jul 31, 2015 12:01 IST

    Rare Panda triplets celebrate first birthday in China

    The world's only surviving panda triplets celebrated their first birthday in a zoo in southern China. More than 4,000 panda fans and media from around the world gathered at Changlong zoo in Guangdong province to witness the birthday party for the panda triplets, Meng Meng, Shuai Shuai and Ku Ku on Thursday.

  • Coca Cola
    Jul 30, 2015 20:06 IST

    This is bad: Scientist shows how Coke messes up our bodies

    On his blog Truth Theory, Niraj Naik has outlined the health issues and alarming findings of drinking a can of Coke.

  • Raqqa
    Jul 30, 2015 19:42 IST

    Chechen girls take IS fighters for a ride, dupe them of $3,000

    Islamic State fighters have reportedly been taken for a ride and this time by three Chechen girls who tricked them to send them money for travelling to Syria, according to a media report.

  • #RasagolaDibasa 2
    Jul 30, 2015 16:56 IST

    Revenge is sweet: How Bengalis made rosogolla their own

    Move over Kohinoor. Twitter was taken over by thousands of Odias on Thursday fighting for a much more prized possession: the rosogolla.

  • Yakub Memon
    Jul 30, 2015 19:08 IST

    Yakub Memon hanging: For every execution, 1250 were commuted

    According to the statistics provided by the National Crime Records Bureau, for every execution carried out 1,250 death sentences were commuted in India between 2004 and 2013.

  • Windows 10
    Jul 30, 2015 14:50 IST

    Windows 10 Pro actually costs a crazy Rs. 14,999 in India

    Yes, we know, Windows 10 is free — but only if you already run Windows 7 or 8 on your computer. If you’re building a PC from scratch or are unlucky enough to be on Windows XP or Windows Vista, though, you’re going to have to buy a full retail copy of Windows.