GN Focus | Diwali

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    Tuesday Oct 29

    Diwali: Bollywood loses its sparkle

    There never were very many memorable Diwali moments in film — it was at the box office and at the card tables that the festival really mattered. Not any more

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    Tuesday Oct 29

    Diwali: a festival for the taste buds

    Award-winning UAE-based Indian culinary author Vandana Jain shares some Diwali memories and yummy festive recipes with GN Focus

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    Tuesday Oct 29

    Should you spend or save during Diwali?

    As the festival of lights ushers in a season of extreme consumption, Features Writers Chiranti Sengupta and Sanaya Pavri help you find the golden line between prudent investment and luxury splurging

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    Tuesday Oct 29

    Diwali lighting up the world

    The Indian diaspora banish darkness in all four corners of the world

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    Thursday Nov 8

    Novel ways to keep the tradition

    How newer elements in Diwali celebrations have become a part of our festivities

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    Thursday Nov 8

    The singleton’s Diwali

    How do single urban people celebrate a family festival

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    Thursday Nov 8

    A twist on the traditional

    Bright colours and gold adorn fashion stores this Diwali

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    Thursday Nov 8

    Good property deals up for grabs

    With a falling rupee, this could be the perfect time for NRIs to strike a bargain as Indian real estate developers offer the most attractive projects with value-added benefits during the festive season

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    Thursday Nov 8

    Stars light up festivities

    For most Diwali is a celebration, but in the cut-throat world of Bollywood it’s all about competition

  • Thursday Nov 8

    Remittances: choose the right time

    n As the festive season approaches, money transfer business gets a big boost. Arno Maierbrugger reports