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Jon Snow's Death Forced Kit Harington Into Therapy

“I took off the costume, and it felt like my skin was being peeled away,” he recalled of the final day of filming. “I was very emotional. It felt like someone was shedding me of something.” We all felt like we needed therapy after Jon Snow’s death — Kit Harington literally so. The Game Of […]

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Felicity Huffman was desperate to get her daughter into college

“Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman was desperate in real life to see her older daughter go to college. The award-winning actress made no secret of her academic aspirations for daughter Sofia Grace Macy, tweeting a photo of herself and “Shameless” star husband William H. Macy walking hand-in-hand along a tree-lined campus quad in December 2017. […]

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Archaeology dept. puts its all into restoring Mecca Masjid

Completes work on mausoleum complex of the Asaf Jahi dynasty Nearly four centuries after it was built, the Mecca Masjid near Charminar in Hyderabad is undergoing one of the most significant restorations. Two sections of the masjid have been sealed to allow workers to carry on the work in an unfettered manner. The roof is […]

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A deep dive into luxe design

This weekend, head to the NSCI Dome for the second edition of D/code, curated by architects and designers This weekend Worli’s NSCI Dome will transform into a buzzing hub for design aficionados as it will house the second edition of D/code – dubbed by the organisers as “India’s first curated luxury living show”. D/code has […]

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‘All the navarasas will come into focus’

This weekend, a koodiyattam performance and a live music and cultural exchange will bookend Studio Tamaasha’s final performances as the venue downs its shutters In what will be one of the final public performances at Studio Tamaasha, koodiyattam exponent Ammannur Rajaneesh Chakyar will enact Sugreeva, a contemplative piece that deals with the eponymous character’s stirring […]

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CBI starts probe into alleged irregularities in appointments by UP’s public service commission in 2010

The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a preliminary enquiry involving unknown officials of the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) for alleged irregularities and misconduct in the 2010 examination for the post of additional private secretary. Agency sources said the PE was registered on February 14 on the request of the Uttar Pradesh government […]

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Church row spills out into the street

Orthodox group prevented from celebrating Sunday Mass at Bethel church Claims of right over the Bethel Suloko Church (St. Mary’s Church), Perumbavoor, by the rival factions of the Malankara Church spilled out into the street once again on Sunday with the Jacobite and Orthodox groups faceoff that prevented the Orthodox group from celebrating the Sunday […]