Watch: Devotion hits a new high at Ujjain Kumbh, thanks to a 121-feet-long agarbatti
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Watch: Devotion hits a new high at Ujjain Kumbh, thanks to a 121-feet-long agarbatti

The Ujjain Kumbh was home to the world's largest incense stick. Watch its story in episode 3 of Firstpost's documentary web series #ColoursOfKumbh.

The colours of Kumbh: A search for knowledge and salvation
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The colours of Kumbh: A search for knowledge and salvation

The story of Kumbh is the second episode in the documentary web series explores the experience of attaining wisdom

Here’s your chance to ‘Go beyond limits’ to dig the unexplored
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Here’s your chance to ‘Go beyond limits’ to dig the unexplored

The true companion to help you ‘go beyond limits’ in such situations are the tyres of your car because only a tough tyre like JK Tyres can go beyond limits.

Meet Pepe and Sunshine - The resident psychologists at the Mumbai Int'l Airport
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Meet Pepe and Sunshine - The resident psychologists at the Mumbai Int'l Airport

Mumbai international ariport has partnered with Animal Angels to position Pepe, Sunshine and Goldie - 3 dogs and care takers at its gates to relieve travelers of anxiety and stress

E-tourist visa extended to 37 more countries from Friday
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E-tourist visa extended to 37 more countries from Friday

The hugely successful e-Tourist Visa facility will be extended to 37 more nations, from Friday, taking the total count of countries under the scheme to 150.

Checklist of things you should ‘NOT’ forget before your adventure trip
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Checklist of things you should ‘NOT’ forget before your adventure trip

If you are someone who is planning for a time of thrill, here is a list of some of the must-dos before you start off your fun adventure trip.

Sponsored Story: Best of entertainment on British Airways
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Sponsored Story: Best of entertainment on British Airways

British Airways has now added Hindi films to its repertoire of entertainment options in-flight, for those who demand a visual treat to entertain themselves through a long flight.

Kashmir housefull: Tourists with nowhere to go
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Kashmir housefull: Tourists with nowhere to go

The last two years has seen tourists returning to Kashmir in droves, especially foreign tourists. Even Bollywood has come back. Now there are just not enough hotel rooms for all of them.

Off the beaten track: Top ten tourist destinations of 2013
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Off the beaten track: Top ten tourist destinations of 2013

Here's a list of the top ten tourist destinations of 2013.

Britain's top theatre director Michael Grandage aims to bring in more audience
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Britain's top theatre director Michael Grandage aims to bring in more audience

One of Britain's top directors Michael Grandage is targeting the next generation of theatre-goers by offering one quarter of all tickets to his upcoming, star-studded season for 10 pounds ($16) each, a fraction of what they would normally cost.

Britain prepares for coldest winter in 100 years
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Britain prepares for coldest winter in 100 years

Councils are gearing up for what could be Britain's coldest winter in 100 years, as sub-zero temperatures and snow follow days of downpours that have devastated large parts of the country.

British Airways plans to streamline terminals at Heathrow airport
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British Airways plans to streamline terminals at Heathrow airport

British Airways plans to bring all of its London Heathrow flights together into two terminals, streamlining passenger transfers for connections to the rest of the UK and Europe.

British scientists test futuristic 'Star Trek' classrooms
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British scientists test futuristic 'Star Trek' classrooms

Scientists designing and testing what they hope might become the classroom of the future have found that "Star Trek"-style multi-touch, multi-user desks can boost children's maths skills.

Westminister Abbey to get memorial for Narnia author CS Lewis
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Westminister Abbey to get memorial for Narnia author CS Lewis

"Chronicles of Narnia" creator CS Lewis will be honored next year with a memorial stone in Poets' Corner at Westminster Abbey in central London, the abbey said on Thursday.

Tallinn, land of startups and Skype, is making an epic transformation
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Tallinn, land of startups and Skype, is making an epic transformation

Tallinn, Estonia, is now firmly on the tourist map with more than 3 million people visiting Estonia every year. With a rich medieval history, the city is also steeped in is its tech savvy culture and has reputation as the ‘land of start ups’.