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Dec 12, 2017
JIC Goa International Jazz Live Festival: In conversation with Jojo Mayer, Erik Truffaz, Lindsay DmelloThe artists performing at the JIC Goa International Jazz Live Festival spoke to Firstpost about their influences and the experience of playing in India
Dec 09, 2017
How to build a queer city: Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru could take a cue from mid-19th century BerlinIn India, where Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code criminalises gay sex, a thwarted community has managed to survive, protest with a song and dance, throw parties, and crawl under the sheets whenever it pleases
Dec 01, 2017
Kerala’s 'zero-waste' Alappuzha among top five cities in UN list to successfully manage solid wasteAlappuzha, often called "Venice of East", was recognised by the UN for its solid waste management alongside cities like Osaka, Ljubljana, Penang and Cajica.
Nov 29, 2017
Uttar Pradesh civic polls third phase updates: Shots fired at Aliganj MLA Satyapal Rathore's sons in polling boothThe voting for the third phase of Uttar Pradesh civic polls will take place on Wednesday.
Nov 23, 2017
Linking Aadhaar to real estate deals: Why it is need of the hour to bring benami transactions to lightImmovable properties remain impervious to Aadhaar scrutiny which is why the Urban Development Minister has mooted this suggestion
Nov 22, 2017
Charminar, Somnath Temple among 10 sites named by Centre in second phase of 'Swachh Bharat' mission10 new heritage sites to commence special sanitation action in the second phase of Swachh Iconic Places project under Swachh Bharat Mission
Nov 20, 2017
AMAs 2017: Selena Gomez's wild performance; Keith Urban, Shawn Mendes pose with their trophiesThe American Music Awards (AMAs) 2017 took place in Los Angeles and saw a spirited performance by Selena Gomez. Keith Urban, Shawn Mendes won accolades
Nov 20, 2017
GST, demonetisation have lowered cities' real estate ranking, says reportAs per a survey conducted jointly by the Urban Land Institute and consultancy PwC, the initial effects of demonetisation and GST reforms reflected in the investment and development prospects of the country's cities which have moved out from the premier positions of last year
Nov 17, 2017
Cabinet increases carpet area of houses for MIG-1, MIG-11 category under Pradhan Mantri Awas YojanaUnder the PMAY-U, the Centre aims to provide houses to all the urban poor by 2022.
Nov 14, 2017
Nicole Kidman, Drew Barrymore, Gigi Hadid attend 2017 Glamour Women of the Year AwardsNicole Kidman was given the Lifetime Achievement honor at the 2017 Glamour Women of the Year Awards. Patty Jenkins was presented an award by Lynda Carter.