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The little village of Nagoro, deep in the valleys of Tokushima Prefecture on Shikoku, is known around the world today as the Village of the Dolls. These dolls are called kakashi or scarecrows in Japanese, but their purpose is to combat loneliness rather than bird pests. As the population of Nagoro declined precipitately, an elderly […]

It might be the biggest party this small west Indian city has ever seen. As billionaire industrialist Mukesh Ambani prepares for the wedding of his son this summer, he’s expecting billionaires from around the world, heads of state, and Hollywood and Bollywood royalty to attend a three-day bash in the family’s hometown, starting Friday. The nearly 1,200-person […]

Protection and Healing   In various cultures, Bodhi seeds are seen as more than accessories; they are spiritual guardians. They deflect negativity, creating a sanctuary for the wearer. These seeds also act as catalysts for inner balance and enduring well-being, making them valued companions on the spiritual journey.  

This teddy bear is the most expensive one in the world and has a really crazy price. It was made by famous German company that manufactures toys or Steiff, and was sold at auction in Monaco in 2000, at a cost of 2.1 million dollars.  

3 billion Christmas cards are sent in the U.S. each year. Christmas trees have been sold in the U.S. since 1850. It takes about 15 years to grow the average Christmas tree. Alabama was the first state to officially recognize Christmas in 1836. Oklahoma was the last, in 1907. Santa Claus is based on a […]

Randeep Hooda and model-actress Lin Laishram got married on November 29. They shared first glimpses as husband and wife. They got married in Imphal as per Meitei traditions.

Bobby Deol and Ranbir Kapoor recently came together to attend the music launch of their upcoming release Animal. While in the film the duo essay the role of enemies, their off screen camaraderie led to several capture-worthy moments as they interacted with audiences and shared anecdotes about the film and fatherhood. Amid all this, the two […]

Yellow and green autorickshaws are ubiquitous on New Delhi’s roads but Mahendra Kumar’s vehicle stands out — it has a garden on its roof aimed at keeping passengers cool during the searing summer season. Kumar says the thick patch of green keeps the vehicle cool even when temperatures are touching 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit) […]

A total of 25,000 volunteers lit 22,23 lakh ‘diyas’ (earthen lamps) at the 51 ghats of Ram Ki Paidi along the river; this is 6.47 lakh more than last year. More than 22 lakh diyas were lit up on the banks of the Saryu river in Ayodhya during the seventh edition of the Deepotsav on […]

A man who won $158.4m in the Jamaican lottery wore the iconic “Scream” mask to hide his identity while collecting his winnings. The winner, named only as A Campbell, was pictured holding his novelty outsized cheque in the black-and-white mask, made famous by the horror film franchise.


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