Shabnam, along with her lover Saleem, was convicted of killing seven members of her family including a 10month-old child in Amroha in western Uttar Pradesh on April 14-15, 2008. Both were arrested five days after they committed the crime.
Shabnam belongs to the Saifi Muslim community and lived in Amroha. A postgraduate in English and Geography, she worked as a shiksha mitra (government school teacher). Her family was opposed to her relationship with Saleem, a Class VI dropout, who worked at a wood sawing unit and belonged to the Pathan community.
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Justice Sanjay Yadav appointed as Chief Justice of Allahabad HC
The central government appointed Justice Sanjay Yadav as the chief justice of the Allahabad High Court.
Juneteenth is a holiday observed on June 19 by millions of Americans. Infact, it marks the freedom of enslaved Black people in the US and is commemorated or observed to some degree in nearly all US states.
The Court came to the rescue of the nation by intervening with a statesman-like approach when the centre was faltering in its administrative capacity, leading to much-needed course correction
Italian marines' case: SC says compensation money should be first deposited with High Court
The Supreme Court bench of Justices Indira Banerjee and MR Shah deferred the pronouncement of its order on the Italian marines’ (below) case to June 15.
CJI Ramana gives credit for his successful career to Lord Venkateswara Swamy, Tirupati
Chief Justice of India NV Ramana gave all credit for his successful career to Lord Venkateswara Swamy, the reigning deity of Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh.
We have all been forced to eat frozen foods at some stage but how about one that has been preserved in permafrost for 24,000 years!
Unlawful Entry Will Ruin Chance Of Green Card, Rules US Supreme Court
The Supreme Court upheld the lower-court’s verdict, and this verdict will act as a precedent for thousands of immigrants who may have lived in the US for years
Mallya's Plea For Rs 7.8 Crore From Frozen Funds Turned Down By London Court
Rs 29 crore of what used to be the 65 year-old Mallaya’s money is deposited with the court
The Wuhan Mystery
As the world struggles to control the Covid-19 pandemic, the focus is once again back on where it all began—Wuhan. America is calling for greater scrutiny and accountability and reviving the theory that an accident in a Chinese lab caused the pandemic.
SHOOTING THE MESSENGER
With social media giant WhatsApp legally challenging the new IT rules, which mandates message tracing, the stage is set for an unseemly battle which could affect its huge base of subscribers
Hear Her Roar!
Call her a tiger mum or helicopter mum, but Shabnam Arashan stands tall in being the mother who tries her very best. From giving up her legal career to learning to let go, she tells Annabel Tan about the joys and struggles of motherhood.
SHABNAM GUPTA - FOUNDER OF PEACOCK LIFE THE ORANGE LANE MAHARASHTRA
Shabnam Gupta is the creative genius behind many iconic celebrity homes, remarkable commercial projects and unconventional interiors across India. The ace and multi-award winning interior designer, Shabnam Gupta has racked up an impressive portfolio of celeb homes such as that of Kangana Ranaut, Raveena Tandon, Parineeti Chopra, Rani Mukherji, Tanuja Chandra, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Bijon Das Gupta and Irrfan Khan. She is also the principal designer of architectural and interior design firm, ‘The Orange Lane’ and the founder of ‘Peacock life’- a retail venture providing a range of designer furniture, lifestyle and décor products.
Through a new lens
When caught in the flux of change, the best bet for those at the helm is to liberate their thinking from well-entrenched patterns and prejudices and view things from a different perspective.
How I'm Working from Home
Five designers, their homes and their inspiring outlook on staying productive
There’s definitely going to be some noise on April 14, as one of the most eligible bachelors of B-Town, former Mr. India International Darasing Khurana will exchange marital vows with Monaa Jaswani, a popular celebrity publicist. To be held in Lucknow (Monaa’s hometown) the wedding will be an intimate ceremony, with the family and friends of the bride and groom in attendance. It will be a Sindhi cum Punjabi wedding.
Farm Cafe at the quaint Tooth Mountain Farms in Karjat, Maharashtra, created by interior designer Shabnam Gupta, is set in nature, and has a homely, warm aura about it. It stays true to its motto — feed your soul — with fresh and organic meals amidst nature.
AT WORK WITH SHABNAM GUPTA
We take you to the workspace of your design favourites, giving you a glimpse of what keeps them ticking—vintage finds, invaluable scribbles, priceless notes and more
Preeti And The Falling Sky
Preeti Rex was playing in the park when something landed on her tail.
Feast on authentic North Indian cuisine amidst royal hospitality at the Shabnam Gupta-designed The Butler & The Bayleaf in Mumbai; and soak in Goan-goodness amid the quaint locales of Goa’s The Postcard Hotels, developed by Architecture Discipline.
Experimenting With Narratives
The driving force behind The Orange Lane and Peacock Life, Shabnam Gupta details her design stories, where the project is always hailed the hero