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Is 19-century German Castle the most magical place in the world?

Bavaria, Germany:  Remember the majestic castle in Disney's hit series, The Sleeping Beauty? Apparently, the castle is inspired from a 19th-century Palace built in Bavaria, Germany.   The Neuschwanstein Castle is a nineteenth-century Romanesque Revival palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany.    The magical place […]

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Do you know about these 10 best airports in the world?

New Delhi: Just a century ago, no one would have ever imagined that humans can fly, that too inside the metal birds, who themselves weigh hundreds of kilograms. These airplanes need a place to land, takeoff and hangar, called airports.   These airports are special in their own ways and here we are telling you […]

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World Aids Day: 10 symptoms which indicate that you are HIV+

HIV attacks the immune system, making it impossible to fight off infections. The reason why people who have contracted Aids find that they are sick most of the time. In the Early stage Aids cannot be picked up by the tests, as the body takes time to produce antibodies that will try to fight off […]

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11/30/2014: FRONT PAGE: ‘ I dream of a world free of child labour’

Nobel prize winner Kailash Satyarthi has been working as a child activist for three decades. But he says his work is far from over. He has urged Parliamentarians to help ban child labour and has urged religious leaders to take up the cause of… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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PHOTOS: Go Insane at the ten most bizzare bars in the world

Some clubs are all about their exclusivity and vogue ambiance. Others are renowned for their music and their DJ’s. And then there are the clubs that lose the pretense and simply bring the bizarre.   We bring to you some of the world’s most unusual bars which go right to the realm of crazy.   […]

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PHOTOS: Hold Back Age With The Craziest Spas In The World

Sometimes spa treatments tip over the edge of relaxing and enter the realm of downright strange.   From fish pedicures to snow rooms, hotels around the globe are offering unique options for guests to indulge in.   Take a look and prepare to get pampered in a whole new way!       Click to […]

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World TV Day: 7 historic moments, captured on television, that shook the world!

New Delhi: The United Nations General Assembly announced November 21 as World Television day as the World Television Forum was held for the first time on this date in 1996. Television today is considered to be one of the finest inventions by human.   It is a source of information, entertainment and knowledge altogether. There […]

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PHOTOS: 10 places of worship from around the world which will leave you speechless

Your orientation of belief will stop of you from visiting some of the world’s most revered and conspicuous religious sites.   Travellers who wish to seek temples, mosques, churches, and synagogues from every continent are in for a treat.   We bring to you some of the world’s most spectacular places of worship.     […]

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7 Weird Halloween traditions and celebrations around the world

One of the world’s oldest holidays in the history, Halloween is celebrated on 31st of October every year.   Pumpkin patches adorn brightly lit gateways, and kids run around tapping 'trick or treat'.   The concept of it is slowly gaining momentum in India, though Halloween is celebrated with great zeal and vigour worldwide.   […]

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World Stroke Day 2014: Here’s all you need to know about it

29th of October is observed as ‘World Stroke Day’, worldwide.   Stroke is the 4th leading cause of death in the US, with one person dying every 4 minutes as a result.    Approximately 800,000 people have a stroke each year; about one every 4 seconds.   Only heart disease, cancer and chronic lower respiratory […]

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10/27/2014: FRONT PAGE: WE’RE THE WORLD

Sania Mirza (L) and Zimbabwe’s Cara Black kiss their trophy after defeating Taiwan’s Hsieh Su-Wei and China’s Peng Shuai in the doubles finals at the WTA Finals in Singapore on Sunday. — Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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Global Diwali: 5 different celebrations around the world

Have you ever wondered how the festival of lights is celebrated in countries other than India? Well, we take you on ride to some of the countries which celebrate Diwali. Read on to know about different cultures and their way of celebrating the festival.   SRI LANKA-   Sri Lanka, the land where the epic […]

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London: An amalgamation of old world and new

Cobbled streets and quaint English cafes of London have always reserved a special place in the bucket list of globetrotters worldwide.   The capital of England is embellished with 135 meter high London wheel and placid yet conspicuous river, Thames.   The breathtaking panorama of London has served as a backdrop for Indian cinema for […]

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IGNOU to celebrate World Mental Health Day on October 10

The World Mental Health Day is celebrated every year on October 10. Various countries across the globe celebrate World Mental Health Day through several commemorative activities and events. WHO, this year has declared the theme for the Mental Health Day as “Living with Schizophrenia”.   The Discipline of Psychology, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) […]

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10/10/2014: FRONT PAGE: ‘When 1bn are offline, the world is robbed of ideas’

If Facebook was a country, its population of over 1.3 billion users would make it the second largest in the world, marginally ahead of India and behind only China. But CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg wants more — both for his company and for the… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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