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February 10, 2016 12:38 pm

A range of teddy bears and other merchandise by Ritu Kumar, Rina Dhaka, Varun Bahl, Ashima-Leena, Shantanu & Nikhil, Gaurav Gupta, Monisha Jaising and Neeru Kumar are up for grabs.

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February 9, 2016 2:22 pm

In the end everything turns out fine, the pieces fall in place, better than what we could have hoped for for ourselves.

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February 9, 2016 11:50 am

The key to your date's heart is not just an expensive meal, or a bunch of flowers. There's more to it.

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February 7, 2016 7:01 pm

Indian Muslim Bohra women speak out against the practice of Female Genital Mutilation in India.

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February 7, 2016 1:20 am

Many conservation stories begin with a change of heart.

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February 7, 2016 12:08 am

The selfie project is a feature on the spaces and objects that define our work and home life through the selfie.

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February 7, 2016 12:00 am

Brenda H X Ly, 45, Buddhist nun, on moving from Canada to Delhi.

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February 7, 2016 12:00 am

Three families experiment with clinical trials that could change the way they live — and the way they die.

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February 5, 2016 2:46 pm

Winning a competition increases the likelihood of winners to engage in unethical behaviour in the future.

An altar boy touches the glass where the exhumed body of the mystic saint Padre Pio lies in the Catholic church of San Lorenzo fuori le Mura in Rome, February 3, 2016. The body of one of the most popular Roman Catholic saints, the mystic monk Padre Pio began an overland journey in a crystal coffin on Wednesday to go on display at the Vatican .    REUTERS/Yara Nardi
February 4, 2016 2:43 pm

Many people said the brown-robed Padre Pio was able to predict events in their lives and knew what they were about to confess.

In this Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 photo, Jung Myoung Sook, 61, holds her puppies she rescued at a shelter in Asan, South Korea. In the country, where dogs are considered a traditional delicacy and have only recently become popular as pets, Jung’s love for her canine friends is viewed by some as odd. But others see her as a champion of animal rights. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
February 3, 2016 4:41 pm

In South Korea — where dogs are traditionally considered a delicacy — Jung Myoung Sook, a woman of humble origins, has adopted 200 dogs.

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February 3, 2016 3:45 pm

The collection — including a diamond tennis bracelet, a gold money clip and two Patek Philippe watches — has seen bids start from over $20,000 so far.

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February 1, 2016 8:04 pm

Our pride reflects our attitude of acceptance of ‘what is’, our conceit reflects our attitude of ‘if only’. One is all about humility, the other is all about arrogance.

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February 1, 2016 6:03 pm

Barbie gave in to decades of criticisms and recently came out with a number of dolls in various shapes and sizes, but does this really impact the Indian girl?

Cat and dog, best friends
February 1, 2016 4:52 pm

Dogs released more oxytocin — the love hormone — than cats after a playtime session with their owners.

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February 1, 2016 12:01 am

In the study, a majority of teens considered 'not recycling' to be more immoral than any of the actions related to porn use.

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January 31, 2016 8:27 am

It was in 2000 that he was introduced to vipassana that virtually transformed his lifestyle.

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January 31, 2016 1:30 am

If animals chose to have a spot of “fun” with us, how would they go about it?

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January 31, 2016 1:00 am

Kiran Keshavamurthy, 34, Assistant professor, on moving to Kolkata.

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January 29, 2016 5:25 pm

If you practice a slightly modified version of a task you want to master, you actually learn more and faster than if you just keep practicing the exact same thing multiple times in a row.

UNDATED : This photo provided by Mattel shows a group of new Barbie dolls introduced in January 2016. Mattel, the maker of the famous plastic doll, said it will start selling Barbie’s in three new body types: tall, curvy and petite. She’ll also come in seven skin tones, 22 eye colors and 24 hairstyles. AP/PTI(AP1_29_2016_000015A)
January 29, 2016 3:47 pm

The new Barbie represents real progress, not only by having additional skin tones but by beginning to correct the wildly unrealistic body shapes and sizes of earlier days.

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January 27, 2016 5:39 pm

Losing out on sleep can hamper your health and affect your memory too.

January 26, 2016 5:09 am

Collaborative group work places children in an active position as decision-makers, as opposed to receiving direct instructions from educators that places them in a passive role where they are just spoon-fed information.

January 26, 2016 12:26 am

According to a theory, our brain's ability to process multiple relationships creates a natural group size of 100-200 people. Hence, on an average, you can't really maintain more than 200 'genuine' friends.

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January 25, 2016 2:20 pm

As clichéd as it may sound, life is a journey. The Eastern philosophy conceives the world in terms of movement, flow and change.

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January 24, 2016 2:34 pm

Even the animal world runs to a schedule.

Rekha Nilappa Powar studies currently in the tenth grade at a school for quarry workers' children in Wagholi. Express Photo By Sandeep Daundkar,Pune,19.01.2016
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January 24, 2016 1:00 am

As 2016 begins, we meet 16-year-olds from remote corners of the country to find out their dreams for the new year, and the realities that hold them back.

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January 22, 2016 12:57 pm

A project launched by Humsafar Trust will train up to 300 members of the LGBT community to drive cabs in the city.

January 21, 2016 10:58 am

Dogs looked first at the eye region — and generally examined eyes longer than nose or mouth areas.

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January 18, 2016 1:59 pm

While this feeling of listlessness, this train of thought "too shall pass", the silver lining to it comes from the realisation that this is it for us! Our moment of truth!

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January 17, 2016 1:00 am

The selfie project is a feature on the spaces and objects that define our work and home life through the selfie.

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January 17, 2016 1:00 am

Naim Keruwala, 27, researcher and visiting lecturer, Symbiosis School of Economics, Pune on moving from Ahmedabad to Pune.

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January 17, 2016 1:00 am

What our companions in city junglelands say about us.

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January 17, 2016 3:28 pm

Mars is fiery red-hot, which symbolises abundant energy akin to nuclear energy, which can take or make lives. So, in the year of Mars, here's how the New Year could fare for those born on each number, from 1 to 9.

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January 16, 2016 6:07 pm

How's your selfie game?

January 14, 2016 7:22 pm

The flood of inspirational and motivational quotes on your social media tells a lot about your 'friends' — and you.