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A Muslim can choose not to participate in Holi and still remain secular

March 14, 2019 8:14 am

It would have been more progressive had the boy playing a Muslim in a recent detergent brand commercial said he doesn’t want to play Holi, and the other children had happily let him be. It would have sent out a stronger message of inclusivity and harmony.

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Services at Mumbai Airport’s Terminal 2 restored after system snag

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:16:15 pm

The crowd is being managed well and there is no chaos as manual passes are being issued, CISF at Mumbai International Airport said.

Morocco vs Canada, FIFA World Cup 2022 Live: MOR eye history in encounter with CAN, starting lineups announced

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:20:25 pm

World Cup 2022 Live Updates, Canada vs Morocco: CAN vs MOR live from Al Thumama Stadium, Doha.

Gold movie review: Alphonse Puthren reflects on greed in this Prithviraj starrer

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:08:31 pm

Gold review: This could be the beginning of Alphonse Puthren gravitating towards making films that reflect on social issues and the ongoing spiritual bankruptcy of society.

After sealing last-16 spot, Messi hands over his MoM award to young sensation Mac Allister, whose father was Maradona’s teammate

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:06:44 pm

And Alexis wasn't content merely playing along side his idol. He scored the goal - his first international goal - that paved the way for Argentina's 2-0 win over Poland, helping them enter the last-16 of the World Cup.

On a dramatic World Cup night, Argentina and Poland qualify for Round of 16 as Mexico’s valiant attempt goes in vain

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:06:29 pm

Argentina top group with 2-0 win over Poland; Mexico best Saudi Arabia 2-1 but ousted because of inferior goal difference

Belgium’s golden generation, Germany’s gen next seek to avoid humiliation

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:06:13 pm

Germany need a win against Costa Rica not just to qulify for the knockout stages, but to not lower their international football standing any more.

Gujarat Assembly Election Voting Live Updates: Over 57% voter turnout recorded as polling in first phase ends

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:06:11 pm

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2022 Live Updates, December 1, 2022: Meanwhile, PM Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, and BJP chief JP Nadda are campaigning for the saffron party on Thursday for the second phase of the elections.

Argentina breathe easy, reach knock-outs despite Messi’s missed penalty

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:05:54 pm

A tragic haze descended over the 974 stadium when he failed to convert the penalty, scuffing it feebly to the diving hands of Wojciech Szczesny. The latter would have felt a sense of poetic justice because the offence for the spot kick was soft, to put it softly.

System snag causes chaos at Mumbai’s T2 airport, passengers raise grievances on Twitter

Updated: December 1, 2022 7:03:22 pm

In a brief statement, Central Industrial Security Force at the airport said: “Due to the server down at Mumbai International Airport, the crowd is slightly more than normal. The crowd is being managed well and there is no chaos as manual passes are being issued."

Figures show decline in AIDS cases in Karnataka since 2017

December 1, 2022 7:03:19 pm

Out of 2,233,494 people who were tested in 2021-2022, 9,095 turned out HIV positive. In the present year, till October, out of 1,865,141 people, 7,696 have tested positive.