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Top 5 Worst songs for Soap Opera names.

What if soaps were to be named after songs!! Here are the worst 5 choices for names that we could think of.. 1) Ek akeli ladki ki kahani, jisne pyar ki khatir apna maan daav pe lagaya hai – Naam? Munni Badnam hui—Darling tere liye. 2) Jamane ke saare riwazo se ladhte hue aayegi aur badlegi sabke soch! – Naam? ...

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

A heart-warming, beautiful story set in Afghanistan of lives of two women, ….. Author: Khaled Hosseini A Thousand Splendid Suns Author: Khaled Hosseini A Thousand Splendid Suns, Set in Afghanistan, is a heart-warming story about the lives of two women. The book is dedicated to the women of Afghanistan, for whom each rising Sun brings new challenges. The first woman ...

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Restaurant Review: 5 spice

If you are wondering where to treat your buddies this birthday, then 5 Spice is an apt choice. 5 Spice is the famous Chinese franchise that you will find in every nook and corner of Mumbai. This restaurant has its branches in Bandra, Oshiwara, Mahim, Sakinaka, Fort & Borivili. The best thing about 5 spice is the large portions of ...

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Top 5 – Pick up lines and replies

1. Line: Haven’t I seen you somewhere before. Answer: Oh yes, I know, that is why I don’t go to that place anymore! 2. Line: Hi beautiful, is this seat empty? Answer: Oh yes, sweetheart and this one will be if you sit down there! 3. Line: Oh honey, I would go to the end of the world for you… ...

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Book Review – Yours sarcastically

Lately there has been a surge in Indian writing in English, which can be attributed to the growth in paperback. Spurred by Chetan Bhagat, young, working professionals moonlighting as authors started belting out books of their own (being an author has never been this easy; where blogs transform into books overnight!) And we see that the bookshelves are flooded with ...

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You know when you’re a Mumbaikar when…

How do you know if you’re a true Mumbaikar? Find out below! 1) You say ‘ghanta’ instead of no. 2) You window-shop in swanky malls but really buy all your stuff from Fashion Street! 3) You spend half your life commuting. 4) You show off Gateway of India and Marine Drive to your relatives who have come for the first ...

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Top 5 Cartoons we miss

If you’re a 90’s kid, then rejoice – this post is for you. Is it just me, or do today’s cartoons suck? Who can forget the cartoon shows of yore! 1) Dexter’s Laboratory Who could miss this delightful show about the geeky bespectacled little child prodigy whose only cog-in-the-wheel was his annoying sister? 2) Powerpuff Girls Ek baar phir bala ...

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Interview with the author Akanksha Bhatia

At 14, Akanksha Bhatia began writing her debut novel ‘Letters From My Beloved’. Incredible it may sound; it was not a cakewalk, since she had to face a dozen rejections from publishers. Only after several rounds of editing and re-editing finally did the book see the light of the day a few months ago. I have this habit of re-editing ...

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5 Unknown facts about Cola

The popular black Cola, was once green, it used to have cocaine, it was discovered to contain high amount of pesticide residues in 2003…all these are well-known facts about Cola. We see Cola as a bottled soft drink, which says “Open Happiness”. But ever wondered what else can it be good for? Here are the top five alternative uses for ...

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The Amazing Spiderman

New actor in old costume + hot blonde girlfriend + better special effects= brand new edition of Spiderman. Nothing you haven’t seen before but, you will certainly enjoy watching it again. In 3 D. The movie has two distinct parts. The first half is full of emotional atyaachar – how Peter Parker is orphaned and bullied in school. Then, of ...

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