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Snickers apologises for airing a 'homophobic' ad after being criticised on social media

August 08, 2021 1:30 pm

"Did they think it was funny?" one person tweeted

Model protests Gucci collection featuring straitjackets, here's why

September 25, 2019 2:43 pm

This, however, was not the first time this year that the leading fashion luxury brand was involved in such a controversy. 

Kim-oh-no! Know what is shapewear and its health benefits

August 27, 2019 1:58 pm

For the uninitiated, shapewear is a piece of inner clothing that is intended to support the body and give a certain shape to it, in a way that unwanted fat doesn't bulge out.

These Christmas cards ditch the cute and go for the shock

December 21, 2015 2:48 pm

When some families ditched the gift store in favour of hand-made cards, this is what they came up with.

Cosmopolitan criticised over 'racist' article that puts black models in negative light

April 03, 2015 1:00 pm

Twitterati has come down heavily on fashion magazine Cosmopolitan for a 'racist' listicle on their website that portrays coloured models for fashion trends that needed to 'die'.

Half Girlfriend did not insult Dumraon, clarifies Chetan Bhagat

December 05, 2014 11:48 am

Author Chetan Bhagat ridiculed allegations that its contents had insulted the former kingdom of Dumraon in Bihar.

Karnataka govternment revises 'decent dress code' order

September 17, 2013 3:26 pm

Revision comes after recent flak received from employees and women activists.

Coal Ministry may give final list of untraced files by Friday

September 12, 2013 12:54 pm

The deadline set by the SC for handing of the files to the investigative agency expires next week.

GU firm,to launch skill development courses

June 21, 2013 4:00 am

Despite controversy over Gujarat University’s (GU) decision to launch skill development courses in partnership with private educational groups,vice chancellor Adesh Pal said Thursday the university had decided to go ahead with the project

Veena Malik back as host on special Ramadan show

August 06, 2012 5:43 pm

The 28-year-old,who rose to prominence in India after participating in reality TV show Bigg Boss.


Bassi loyal to ‘khaki’ worn by RSS workers: AAP

February 19, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Taking a jibe at B.S. Bassi over the ongoing JNU controversy, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti on Friday alleged it seems that the Delhi Police Commissioner is loyal to the 'Khaki' pants worn by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) workers. He said the Delhi Police is taking haphazard action. When Bassi talks about the 'khaki', it is not clear whether he is talking about the policemen, who wear the 'khaki' uniform or the 'Khaki' pants which the RSS workers wear.

Haryana CM Khattar backs Vij's beef remark

February 10, 2016 11:38 am

Chennai, Feb 10 (ANI): Supporting the Haryana's Health Minister Anil Vij statement on beef, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said there should be no controversy on Vij's remark, as they already have an act banning beef in the state. Totally agreeing with Vij's statement, he said that no beef in Haryana. Anil Vij on Wednesday stroked a fresh row saying those who cannot live without eating beef should not visit the state where stringent cow protection law is in place.

Kavita Krishnamurthy opines on Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways row

February 09, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Speaking on the on-going Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways controversy, singer Kavita Krishnamurthy supported her counterpart, saying that suspension was a harsh decision. Sonu Nigam recently made headlines for performing on medley of songs on the Jet Airways flight, following which the airline has suspended the entire cabin crew of that flight. The 'Bole Chudiyan' songstress, who has worked with a variety of music composers including R. D. Burman, Hamsalekha and A. R. Rahman, was recently spotted at a musical night 'Basant Ke Rang' held in the national capital. Others who performed at the event were singer Shabir Kumar, and `Uttaran` famed TV star Sreejita among others.