Militant attacks that struck terror in India this past year

This year was weaved with the most heinous terror attacks in the country that kept the Indian security forces on their toes. 

Mishaps and tragedies that struck India in 2016

As 2016 comes to an end let us take a look at the major mishaps and tragedies that India dealt with in 2016.

2016 bids farewell to legends from all walks of life 

Be it cinema, music, politics, sports, entertainment, or literature, the world lost some of the best of the lot. 

Nature's wrath on 2k16

Here are some of the headline-grabbing natural disasters that occurred this year.

Politics at play in 2016

Let us look at the significant politicos and few radical decisions which made 2016 both interesting and prominent in the books in 2016.

2016, the year that witnessed largest refugees crisis

The Refugee crisis dominated the discussions held between world leaders at the UN as it slowly started gaining attention and grew to a humungous issue.

Business moves that surprised and shocked the world in 2016

The year saw several critical events such as the demonetisation and arrival of Reliance Jio that will influence the economy significantly in 2017.

2016 in sports: The good, the bad and the ugly 

As we bid goodbye to 2016, here's to hoping that 2017 will bring us more achievements and more world records.

Crimes in India that evoked outrage in 2016

There have been many prominent crimes that occurred in 2016. These are some of the major crimes that grabbed national attention. 

Business Diary 2016: Indians in major managerial rejigs

The year 2016 for Business was not just about Cyrus Mistry’s ouster as chairman from the $100 billion-multinational conglomerate Tata, or the stepping down of Vijay Mallya as chief of his own liquor company that is India’s largest alone either. Here’s a rewind of top managerial shuffles that made news in the year past by.

2016: Bollywood dares, succeeds, sets higher benchmark

2016’s not been the best year, but it’s not been the worst of years for Bollywood either, seeing a fair share of forgettable, overlooked, undervalued and oh-so-over-rated films too. As the year draws to a close, it’s time to look back at the best of the year – a list that is entirely my own, based on Hindi films I have seen this year (in random order).

2016: Top 10 Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies

Salman Khan once again proved that he is the king of the Bollywood box-office with the tremendous success of Sultan. The Salman Khan starrer included a star cast of Anushka Sharma, Randeep Hooda, Amit Sadh and went on to make a staggering Rs 300 crore collection at the Indian box-office.

Business Diary 2016: Mergers and acquisitions that made news, at home and abroad

While it is to be seen if the decision of India’s Finance Minister to merge the national railway and general budgets as one from 2017 is productive for the public, take a look at some of the prominent mergers & acquisitions that took place in the world of business in 2016.

Technology: A slow start, an explosive middle and a quiet end to 2016

This was a year of mixed fortunes for the tech industry with more focus on apps and cloud platforms while new smartphones being introduced to the market saw refinement. As per reports, the industry has seen 0.3 % decrease in spending showing that the tech field was hibernating after an innovative start. Here's a peep into 2016 in technology.

2016: The year music died

Wake me up before you go-go is a nostalgic wish — with the number of legends that have bid us adieu in 2016. We weren’t ready for any of them. Certainly not our most recent loss on Christmas day. Wham! And George Michael was gone... just like that. On the flip side, our playlists in 2017 will probably be bursting at the seams with songs that we haven’t heard in a while. 

Still from Sushant Singh Rajput starrer 'M S Dhoni: The Untold Story'

Rising from the ruins: Bollywood 2016

Hindi cinema has had its fair share of good and not-so-good films in its basket this year. 

2016: Troubles in paradise

The year 2016 has seen several marriages, engagements and relationships going sour in the life of celebrities.

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5 times Indian actresses broke the stereotype in 2016

Here are the top swag moments of Indian actresses in 2016.

Newsmakers from India that hogged the front pages in 2016

Newsmakers from India who grabbed the limelight in 2016.

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Memes that broke the internet in 2016

Let’s explore and understand the famous pheno-memes of 2016 that have gone down in history!

What’s new in Socialville from 2016?

Social media game one-upped itself in 2016 and took us all by storm. And we as users, have pretty much nailed the trends by being one with it.

Hashtag 2016: 10 words that absolutely made sense this year

#OOTD, #TBT, #Mitron- Have you updated your slang-dictionary yet?