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Princess Diana’s niece Lady Kitty’s much talked about wedding dress


Princess Diana’s niece Lady Kitty Spencer, 30 wore a remarkable Dolce and Gabbana wedding dress as she married billionaire fashion tycoon Michael Lewis, 62 in a ceremony in Italy. Lady Kitty, whose father is Earl Charles Spencer, tied the knot to the South African-born mogul at the Villa Aldobrandini, in Frascati, in front of a host of famous friends and...

Mom’s good luck earrings for Mirabai Chanu


Mirabai Chanu ended India’s 21- year wait for a weightlifting medal at the Olympics by clinching a silver medal in the 49kg category to open the country’s medal tally at Tokyo. The 26-year-old lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to better Karnam Malleswari’s bronze in the 2000 Sydney Olympics. What dazzled along with her...

Gujarat’s Dholavira, Telangana’s Ramappa temple get UNESCO World Heritage Site tags


The cultural sites of Dholavira, a historical Harappan city, and the glorious Kakatiya Temples and Gateways — Rudreshwara (Ramappa) Temple in Telangana have been inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  Both were India’s nominations for the UNESCO World Heritage List, and among the global sites reviewed by the World Heritage Committee’s 44th session chaired from Fuzhou, China from...

Vaidehi Dongre crowned Miss India USA


Vaidehi Dongre was announced Miss India US 2021 on Monday Night. The 25-year-old graduate from Michigan University is currently working as a business development manager. She was born in India but came to the United States while she was still a kid.  She was raised in the US and is doing well for herself in...

Britain’s Prince Harry to publish an “honest” memoir


Britain's Prince Harry is penning an intimate and honest memoir that will expose the "mistakes" and "lessons learned" across his life, publisher Penguin Random House said Monday. The announcement comes at a time of strained relations between Harry and the British royal family, amid allegations by his wife Meghan of bullying and royal racism, and...

Dubai’s new world record: A 200-foot-deep pool with a ‘sunken city’


Dubai is already home to the world’s tallest building. Now it can lay claim to the world’s deepest diving pool too. Deep Dive Dubai opened on July 7, just 10 days after being named the world’s deepest diving pool by the Guinness World Records. The new indoor pool is nearly 200 feet deep and holds almost 3.7...

Bella Hadid’s golden lung necklace a head turner at Cannes 2021


Supermodel Bella Hadid’s red carpet outfit turned heads at the Cannes Film Festival. The 24-year-old arrived at the premiere of Three Floors donning a Schiaparelli long black dress but it was her neckline that caught people’s attention. The dress lacked a traditional neckline but covering her chest was a huge gold necklace in the...

A rising wave of clean label brands in India


Consumers are increasingly more aware of choosing the right products for personal care and nutrition. They are questioning a product's sourcing and ingredients and whether they hold any ramifications for the user or the environment. But the market is overrun with a vast surfeit of products filled with harmful chemicals that have various side...

Tamil Nadu’s farmers turn Youtube stars, get 10 M subscribers, create history


"Ellarum vaanga, always welcomes you!" this line of the Village Cooking Channel has become much popular in the last three years. The farmers-turned-YouTube stars from Tamil Nadu have created history by becoming the first channel from Tamil Nadu to have one crore (10 million) subscribers. The YouTubers from a small village, Chinna Veeramangalam in Pudukkottai district, gained international popularity...