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Govinda to go live on TV
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 8:15:05 PM IST
Actor Govinda will go live on the small screen through live voting-led singing TV show "Rising Star". ... read..


 
Army recruitment paper leak: 18 arrested in raids; exam cancelled
Mumbai/Thane | Sunday, Feb 26 2017 IST
A nationwide raid was conducted by the Thane Crime Branch, after Army recruitment exam papers were leaked. In a series of raids conducted last night, Thane police arrested 18 people. A local court remanded them in police custody for three days, for their ... read..


 
Gurdas Maan praises talent of 'The Voice India...' (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
Punjabi singer-actor Gurdas Maan was in awe of the talent of the contestants of singing reality show "The Voice India Season 2", and feels they are blessed. ... read..


 
Vir Das garners four mn followers on Twitter (Movie Snippets)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
Actor-comedian Vir Das's Twitter account touched the four million-mark of followers on Sunday. ... read..


 
'Coming Back' is catchy, edgy: Vikas Verma
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
Actor Vikas Verma says the script of his upcoming film "Coming Back", which also stars Arbaaz Khan, is very catchy and edgy. ... read..


 
Bandra residents have penchant for ordering healthy dishes: Survey
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
People in Bandra favour healthy dishes when ordering food, reveals a survey. ... read..


 
Hansal Mehta looks back at 'Aligarh' journey (Movie Snippets)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
As his film "Aligarh" on Sunday clocked one year since its release, filmmaker Hansal Mehta says he is overwhelmed with all the love that the film got. ... read..


 
No one should instruct adults what to watch: Motwane
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane, who has often locked horns with the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), says no one should instruct an adult what to watch. ... read..


 
Army Recruitment Board exam paper leaked: 18 accused in police custody for 3 dayts
Mumbai | Sunday, Feb 26 2017 IST
A local court today remanded 18 persons in police custody for three days for their alleged involvement in leaking the exam papers of army board. The Crime Branch of Thane police in Maharashtra ... read..


 
Aamir Khan features as 'proud dad' in campaign
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Superstar Aamir Khan, who has two sons and a daughter, is happy to feature in a TV campaign which is a tribute to "proud dads and their daughters". ... read..


 
Karan Johar plays down Kangana's nepotism remarks
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Karan Johar says actress Kangana Ranaut's remarks about him promoting nepotism in the film industry doesn't hold true for him, adding that she made "sweeping statements" to make an impact. ... read..


 
SRK denies he refused to work with Kangana
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has denied reports that he didn't want to work with actress Kangana Ranaut in a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film. ... read..


 
Never thought was good looking enough to play romantic roles: Shahrukh Khan
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Bollywood's King Khan has heaped praises for late filmmaker Yash Chopra for "single handedly" creating his career and added that upon latter's insistence that he was able to succeed in the romance genre. ... read..


 
Airport customs seize 16 gold bars worth Rs. 57 lakh
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Air Intelligence Unit intercepted a passenger at Mumbai airport on Saturday morning and seized gold bars worth Rs. 57, 62,000. ... read..


 
Taapsee Pannu to sponsor 'Pink' inspired cafe
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
Actress Taapsee Pannu got impressed how a bunch of six young girls from a small town near Karnataka's Mangalore district thought of starting an eatery joint after watching 2016 film "Pink". Taapsee will now sponsor the eatery, which has been named Pink Ca ... read..


 
Was taken aback: Param Singh on slapping Niti Taylor in 'Ghulaam'
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
TV actor Param Singh had to slap his co-star Niti Taylor for a scene in TV show "Ghulaam". He says he was taken aback when he got to know about this. ... read..


 
Nandita Das an able director: Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will be seen portraying Saadat Hasan Manto in filmmaker Nandita Das' film "Manto", says he is quite excited to work with her as she is an "able director". ... read..


 
Wish to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Amaan Ali Bangash
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 6:45:06 PM IST
Sarod player Amaan Ali Bangash says Bollywood is too commercial to find a room for Indian classical music. He also wishes to work with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali. ... read..


 
Shifting from modelling to acting was natural choice: Freddy Daruwala
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST
Model-turned-actor Freddy Daruwala, who plays a pivotal role in "Commando 2: The Black Money Trail", says the career span of a model is very short and that it was a nature shift for him to enter the world of acting. ... read..


 
Ayesha Takia shuts down trollers over plastic surgery row
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST
Actress Ayesha Takia Azmi has slammed all those who trolled her over various social media platforms for getting under the knife. ... read..


 
Equities indices extend bull run on global cues, strong rupee (Market Review)
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST
Key Indian equities indices continued their bull run for the fifth straight week to gain over a per cent each, as positive corporate news and US Fed's plans of a gradual rate hike enhanced investors' risk-taking appetite. ... read..


 
Excited to explore Switzerland again: Ranveer Singh
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 4:15:05 PM IST
Actor Ranveer Singh, who is the Indian ambassador for Switzerland Tourism, is travelling to the country and says he is really excited to explore it again. ... read..


 
Vivek Oberoi keen to play custom officer
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST
Actor Vivek Oberoi wants to play an officer of the Customs and Excise department as he finds they have interesting stories to share. ... read..


 
'Lion' significantly talks about child adoption: Priyanka Bose
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Actress Priyanka Bose, who plays a pivotal role in Oscar nominated film "Lion", says that the movie talks about an important social cause like child adoption and universal language of giving. ... read..


 
Cracks in Congress over supporting Shiv Sena for Mumbai Mayor (Lead)
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Serious differences emerged on Saturday in the Congress party over the issue of extending support to the Shiv Sena for the post of Mayor after a hung house was thrown up in the recent elections to the country's richest civic body, BrihanMumbai Municipal C ... read..


 
Kabir Khan slams CBFC for refusing certificate to 'Lipstick...'
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
After Farhan Akhtar, Shyam Benegal and Ashoke Pandit, filmmaker Kabir Khan has slammed the Central Board of Film Certification's move to "refuse" a certificate to director Prakash Jha's "Lipstick Under My Burkha", terming it "ridiculous". ... read..


 
Cracks in Congress over supporting Shiv Sena for Mumbai Mayor
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
Differences emerged on Saturday in the Congress party over the issue of extending support to the Shiv Sena for the post of Mayor after a hung house was thrown up in elections to the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation, the country's richest civic body. ... read..


 
Gadkari warns Shiv Sena, says Congress wants to destabilise government
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said the Shiv Sena and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should come together and work for the people of Maharashtra post the Maharashtra Civic polls. ... read..


 
Hrithik would love to dance with 500 kg Egyptian woman
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 11:15:04 PM IST
After Eman Ahmed Abdelaty, the Egyptian woman weighing 500 kg who is here for a weight reduction programme, expressed desire to dance with Hrithik Roshan once she can stand on her feet, the actor has said he'd love the experience. ... read..


 
Shiv Sena approaches Congress for pact, party says 'not interested'
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST
A day after a hung House was thrown up following the BMC polls here, the Shiv Sena, which bagged (84+3) of the 227 seats, on Friday approached the Congress party for a post-poll alliance, but the latter evinced no interest. ... read..


 
Saavn spreads wings into original music
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST
South Asia's audio and music streaming service Saavn on Saturday announced its expansion into original music with the worldwide release of "Azaad Hu Mai", a track from underground hip-hop artiste, Naezy. ... read..


 
India's forex reserves inch lower by $57 mn
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST
India's foreign exchange (Forex) reserves marginally fell by 56.8 million as on February 17, 2017 official data showed on Friday. ... read..


 
BMC polls: independent corporators extends support to Shiv Sena
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Changez Multani, an independent corporator, on Friday extended his support to Shiv Sena. ... read..


 
'Indian audience is mature enough to decide', feels 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' producer Prakash Jha
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
"Indian audience is mature enough and they know what is right and wrong," feels Prakash Jha after his latest Bollywood movie 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' was denied certification by Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). ... read..


 
'Focus on certification rather than censoring', says Prakash Jha on 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' row
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Condemning the decision of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) for refusing to certify his upcoming Bollywood flick 'Lipstick Under My Burkha', producer Prakash Jha said, "This problem will end only when we will focus on certification rather than c ... read..


 
My scenes in 'Rangoon' were cut: Kangana Ranaut
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut says she felt shattered when a few of her important scenes were edited by the makers of her forthcoming film "Rangoon". ... read..


 
Worth taking all the risk: Deepika on 'xXx...' success
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Actress Deepika Padukone is more than happy at the success of her debut Hollywood film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage". She says that stepping out of her comfort zone and getting a good response for it, makes it worth taking the risk. ... read..


 
Actor Vikrant Massey says CBFC rejection of 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' baffling
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After the censor board refused to certify 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' for being 'lady oriented', its lead actor Vikrant Massey said the irony is the movie received its first award for gender equality and not for best actor or director. ... read..


 
We thank people of Maharashtra for BMC poll win: Shiv Sena
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Shiv Sena on Friday thanked the people of Maharashtra for showing faith in the party during the recent held Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation BMC polls. ... read..


 
'Poorna': Rahul Bose returns to direction after 16 years
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Rahul Bose is a man of varied talents. At heart, he is a film person, an actor and part-time director -- he directed the interesting film "Everybody Says I'm Fine!" 16 years ago -- who loves outdoor sports. ... read..


 
Vishal Bharadwaj is very sensitive: Kangana
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut, who has shared screen space with actors Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan in Vishal Bhardwajs "Rangoon", says the filmmaker is a very sensitive person. ... read..


 
Neeti Mohan pays tribute to Govinda on 'The Voice India' (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Singer Neeti Mohan, who is seen as a coach on "The Voice India Season 2", along with her team gave a tribute to actor Govinda when he appeared on the show to promote his upcoming film "Aa Gaya Hero". ... read..


 
Transformation was requirement of time: Bangash brothers on rabab to sarod
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Sarod players Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash say the transformation of Rabab -- a folk instrument originating in Afghanistan -- to sarod was organic and a requirement of time. ... read..


 
Fragmented opposition aids lotus bloom in Maharashtra (News Analysis)
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 3:45:06 PM IST
After the outcome of elections to 10 major civic bodies, including the country's biggest and richest, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation, the Maharashtra political landscape now resembles one huge lake full of blooming lotuses -- the Bharatiya Janata ... read..


 
Wanted to connect with youth through 'Roadies': Harbhajan Singh
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh says he wanted to connect with youth and that's what urged him to be part of youth-based reality show "MTV Roadies Rising". ... read..


 
Lipstick Under My Burkha row: Censor Board defends action, says movie content is 'unacceptable'
Mumbai (India) | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Reacting to the controversy over the certification of the upcoming movie 'Lipstick Under My Burkha,' CBFC member Mamta Kale justified the Board's action saying that the content of the movie is the core issue. ... read..


 
Deepika ecstatic with the success of her Hollywood debut
Mumbai (India) | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Deepika Padukone, who took everyone by storm in her Hollywood debut 'XXX: Return of Xander Cage,' feels elated after the success of the movie. ... read..


 
Rishi Kapoor wants 'Rendezvous With Simi Garewal' back on TV
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 1:45:05 PM IST
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor hopes actress Simi Garewal's popular show "Rendezvous With Simi Garewal" makes a comeback on TV soon. ... read..


 
Hansal Mehta praises Kangana for her unique talent
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Film director Hansal Mehta has praised actress Kangana Ranaut, saying she is one of the most unique talents around. ... read..


 
CBFC member Ashoke Pandit tears into Pahlaj Nihalani for refusing to certify 'Lipstick Under My Burkha'
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Condemning the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) for refusing to clear the award-winning film Lipstick Under My Burkha, member of the film board Ashoke Pandit on Friday said such an onslaught breaks the confidence of a filmmaker, adding that film ... read..


 
Shyam Benegal lashes out at CBFC over 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' certification row
Mumbai (India) | February 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) refusing to certify Prakash Jha's upcoming film 'Lipstick Under My Burkha,' has started a string of angry responses from all around, with veteran director Shyam Benegal joining the angry chorus in slamming th ... read..


 
Bhansali truly makes an artiste out of me: Priyanka Chopra
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 12:45:05 PM IST
Actress Priyanka Chopra is all praises for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who turned 54 on Friday, and says the filmmaker makes an artiste out of her every time she collaborates with him. ... read..


 
Deepika denies doing remake of 'Mr & Mrs. Smith'
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 11:45:04 PM IST
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone on Thursday negated the reports that she was doing the official remake of Hollywood movie "Mr & Mrs Smith". ... read..


 
Keerti Gaekwad Kelkar replaces Dipika Kakar in 'Sasural Simar Ka'
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 11:15:04 PM IST
Actress Keerti Gaekwad Kelkar will be returning to the small screen after a hiatus of almost seven years with popular soap opera "Sasural Simar Ka" where she will replace actress Dipika Kakar. ... read..


 
Amitabh Bachchan lauds Shoojit Sirkar's 'The Pressure'
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 10:15:04 PM IST
Shoojit Sirkar's debut short film "The Pressure", which deals with the exam pressure on children and creating awareness in parents about their child's performance anxiety has impressed Amitabh Bachchan. ... read..


 
BJP triumphs in Maharashtra civic polls (BMC polls), close finish in Mumbai (Roundup)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 10:15:04 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena on Thursday finished neck-to-neck and were engaged in a tussle on Thursday to control India's richest and biggest civic body, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation. ... read..


 
SBI to merge 5 associate banks from April
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:05 PM IST
The country's largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI), said on Thursday five of its associate banks would merge with itself from April 2017. ... read..


 
Shah Rukh Khan has unmatchable energy: Mustafa
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:05 PM IST
Mustafa, the son of director Abbas Burmawalla of Abbas-Mustan duo fame, whose directorial debut in Bollywood is expected soon, has said he loves superstar Shah Rukh Khan's unmatchable energy to portray any kind of role. ... read..


 
PEL,Ivanho Cambridge to invest in residential projects
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:15:05 PM IST
Piramal Enterprises (PEL) on Thursday announced a partnership with real estate investor Ivanho Cambridge with which it plans to provide long term equity capital to blue chip residential developers across five major cities in India. ... read..


 
Modi, Shah, delighted by BJP win in Maharashtra civic polls
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 8:45:04 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the Bharatiya Janata Party team in Maharashtra after it notched spectacular victories, bagging eight of the 10 major civic bodies here on Thursday. ... read..


 
Sonali Nikam takes tips from her beautician for TV show (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 8:15:05 PM IST
Actress Sonali Nikam, who will be seen managing a beauty parlour in the TV show "Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi", is taking tips from her beautician. ... read..


 
Foreign funds, rupee push equities markets marginally higher (Roundup)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 8:15:05 PM IST
Indian equities markets closed on Thursday on a flat-to-positive note as inflow of foreign funds and rupee appreciation buoyed investors' sentiments. ... read..


 
Govinda's wife wanted handsome son like Big B, Dharmendra (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:45:06 PM IST
Actor Govindas wife Sunita Ahuja has revealed that she used to keep veteran actors Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendras photographs by her side when she was pregnant because she wanted a handsome child. ... read..


 
Mahashivaratri: TV celebs on how Lord Shiva inspires them
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:45:06 PM IST
Popular TV celebs like Helly Shah, Niti Taylor and Roop Durgapal consider Lord Shiva as a source of inspiration as he is the "destroyer of evil" and "god of meditation", they said on the occasion of Mahashivaratri which falls on Friday. ... read..


 
My comeback should make the audience happy: Sushmita Sen
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:45:06 PM IST
Actress Sushmita Sen who has been away from the big screen for quite some time now, says her comeback to films should make the audiences happy. ... read..


 
YouTube FanFest to be back in India in March
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
Singers Vidya Vox and Shirley Setia, Canadian musician Mike Tompkins and comedian Sahil Khattar will be part of the forthcoming fourth edition of YouTube FanFest. ... read..


 
Big B turns down invitation by Queen Elizabeth II
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan will not be able to attend the reception of UK-India Year of Culture, a "rare invitation" of which was sent to the megastar by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh. ... read..


 
CBFC refuses to certify 'Lipstick Under...', director vows to fight (Lead)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
India's film censor board has refused to certify "Lipstick Under My Burkha" for its sexual references and use of abusive words, among others. And even as a string of celebrities condemned the development as ridiculous, the film's director Alankrita Shriva ... read..


 
Singer Jonita Gandhi to act in film
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
Singer Jonita Gandhi has been approached by Indo-Canadian film director Siddharth Achara to act in a film. She says she was approached for the film while she was touring. ... read..


 
Complaint against Sofia Hayat for swastika tattoo on feet (Lead)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
A police complaint has been filed against model-turned-nun Sofia Hayat for getting a swastika inked on the soles of both her feet. Defending her tattoos, the British national of Indian descent says nobody has a right to judge her, and that she feels feet ... read..


 
Suniel Shetty goes gaga over 'Rangoon' (Movie Snippets)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST
Actor Suniel Shetty is floored by Vishal Bhardwaj's "Rangoon" and calls it a masterpiece. ... read..


 
Students get insights into 'Beauty and the Beast'
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 6:15:06 PM IST
Experiences of working on the musical "Beauty and the Beast" came alive at the Whistling Woods International masterclass with Vikrant Pawar, the Head of Live Entertainment at Disney Entertainment (India). ... read..


 
Hella India wins 'Auto Component of the Year' award
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 5:45:06 PM IST
Automotive lighting solutions major Hella India Lighting (HILL) on Thursday informed that it has been bestowed with the Auto Component of the Year award by a leading automobile magazine. ... read..


 
Indian Hotels elects N. Chandrasekaran as Chairman
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 5:45:06 PM IST
The Indian Hotels Company Ltd, a Tata Group firm, on Thursday said Tata Sons Executive Chairman N. Chandrasekaran has been elected as Chairman of its Board of Directors with effect from Wednesday. ... read..


 
Tata Motors considering to raise Rs 500 cr
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST
Automobile major Tata Motors on Thursday said it is considering to raise Rs 500 crore through issuance of unsecured redeemable non-convertible debentures (NCDs). ... read..


 
CBFC refuses certificate to 'Lipstick...', director vows to fight back
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 4:45:05 PM IST
India's film censors have declined to certify "Lipstick Under My Burkha" for its sexual scenes and abusive words, among other things. Director Alankrita Shrivastava says the decision is "an assault on women's rights" and she will do everything to ensure t ... read..


 
There's lawlessness in India: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST
Acclaimed filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj feels that one can get away with anything in India, and says "there is no respect for law and no law enforcement" in the country. ... read..


 
Shiv Sena leads in battle for Mumbai, Maharashtra (Lead)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
The ruling Shiv Sena appeared all set to retain control over the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), India's biggest and richest civic body, election officials said on Thursday. ... read..


 
Mumbai Congress chief offers to quit (Lead)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 2:45:05 PM IST
Mumbai Congress President Sanjay Nirupam on Thursday said he was ready resign from his post following the party's poor showing in the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election. ... read..


 
Mumbai Congress chief offers to quit
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 2:45:05 PM IST
Mumbai Congress President Sanjay Nirupam on Thursday said he was ready resign from his post following the party's poor showing in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation election. ... read..


 
Vidhu Vinod Chopra's daughter pens poem on exam pressure
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra and film critic Anupama Chopra's 15-year-old daughter Zuni, who has already published two books of poetry and a novel, has now penned a poem titled "The Mountain Range" on exam pressure on students. ... read..


 
Irrfan releases first look of his banned Bangladeshi film (With Image)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Actor Irrfan Khan on Thursday released on social media the first look of his Bangladeshi movie "Doob" ("No Bed of Roses"), which has been banned in Bangladesh. ... read..


 
Bharti Airtel stock surge, global cues lift equities (Lead)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Positive global cues, coupled with healthy buying following a major announcement by a telecom major, lifted the Indian equities markets during the mid-afternoon trade session on Thursday. ... read..


 
It's an actor's job to break stereotype: Kalki Koechlin
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST
National Award winning actress Kalki Koechlin says she has been typecast several times in the Hindi film industry, but believes that only an actor can make the right script choice and go for an experimental performance to break a stereotype. ... read..


 
Complaint against Sofia Hayat for swastika tattoo on feet
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST
A police complaint has been filed against model-turned-nun Sofia Hayat -- a British national of Indian descent -- for getting swastika inked on the soles of both her feet. ... read..


 
Public Cloud services market to grow 18% in 2017: Gartner
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST
Global public Cloud services market is projected to grow 18 per cent in 2017 to hit $246.8 billion, up from $209.2 billion in 2016, market research firm Gartner said on Thursday. ... read..


 
Neha Kakkar nervous about recreated version of 'Tu cheez...'
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Singer Neha Kakkar, who has crooned a revamped version of the popular song "Tu cheez badi hai mast mast" for the forthcoming film "Machine", says she is nervous about it. ... read..


 
Shiv Sena notches early leads in BMC polls
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 12:15:05 PM IST
The Shiv Sena notched early leads in 30 wards while the BJP was leading in 20 wards as counting of votes cast in the elections to the 227-seat BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation, the country's biggest civic body, got underway, officials said here on Frid ... read..


 
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella launches skilling tool for India
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | February 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Microsoft's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella on Wednesday announced the launch of a new skilling tool called 'Project Sangam' for Indian citizens. ... read..


 
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