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Indices touch record highs, profit booking caps gains
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 11:45:05 AM IST
Expectations of healthy quarterly results, coupled with broadly positive global cues, lifted the key Indian equity indices -- NSE Nifty and BSE Sensex -- to touch their new record highs during the morning trade session on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Shooting for 'Raazi' begins
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 11:15:48 AM IST
The shooting for Meghna Gulzar's upcoming directorial "Raazi" has started. ... read..


 
'Indu Sarkar' cleared by CBFC revising committee, Bhandarkar relieved
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 11:15:43 AM IST
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar says he is happy and relieved as his film "Indu Sarkar" has been cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) revising committee. ... read..


 
Tata Communication net profit down 22% in Q1
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 11:45:05 PM IST
Tata Communications on Monday reported a 22.27 percent fall in its consolidated net profit at Rs 32.94 crore in the quarter ended June 30, as compared to Rs 42.38 crore in the year-ago period. ... read..


 
HDFC Bank's quarterly net profit up 20%
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 10:45:04 PM IST
Lending major HDFC Bank on Monday reported an exponential rise of 20.22 per cent in its net profit for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. ... read..


 
Sena demands Vinod Tawde resignation for mess in Mumbai varsity
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Yuva Sena chief Aditya Thackeray, who is also son of Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, today demanded resignation of Maharashtra Education Minister Vinod Tawde and vice-chancellor of Mumbai University Sanjay Deshmukh for the mess. Mr Thackeray claimed ... read..


 
Suchitra's tweet on 'azaan' again stirs controversy, SP leader reacts angrily
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Actor-singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi's tweet on the loud 'Azaan' early in mornings sparked off a new controversy again after Sonu Nigam and Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi today reacted angrily saying that the 'bhajan-kirtan' goes on for whole night but ... read..


 
Premier Futsal names St. Agnelo VNCT as new Chennai owners
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Premier Futsal, the world's biggest Futsal tournament today announced St. Agnelo VNCT as the team owners of Chennai 5's here for the upcoming Premier Futsal Season 2 which is scheduled to kick-start on 15th September 2017. Vimala Rani Britto, Vice-Chai ... read..


 
Singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi tweeted against 'Azaan'; Azmi reacts sharply
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Few months after singer Sonu Nigam, actress and singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi expressed her irritation over the Muslim prayer call 'Azaan' in a tweet. "Came home at 4.45 am 2 most aggressive/ear shattering call of azaan. Nothing more lowlife & dumb th ... read..


 
Sensex ends at new lifetime high of 32,245.87 pts on steady buying by foreign funds, domesic investors
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) today rallied by 216.98 points to end at a new lifetime high of 32,245.87 on steady buying by foreign funds and domesic institutional investors as well as IMF's growth projection about India. Th ... read..


 
Rupee falls marginally by 3 paise against USD
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
The Rupee fell marginally today by three paise to 64.34 on rising damand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealers at foreign exchange (Forex) said. An oscillation was seen during the day, as the local unit slipped by 14 paise to 64.45 in ear ... read..


 
Amitabh Bachchan's ambassadorship for Unicef extended for two years
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan's ambassadorship for Unicef has been extended for another two years and will be working on eradicating measles and rubella infections for children. Amitabh, who is a tuberculosis and hepatitis B conqueror, has been ass ... read..


 
Qbera begins next phase of expansion in Mumbai
Mumbai [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Qbera, a fin-tech start-up offering personal loans has announced the launch of its operations in Mumbai as the digital platform facilitates access to funds for salaried individuals through an application process for unsecured loans, providing instant appr ... read..


 
SC bars N. Srinivasan, Niranjan Shah from attending BCCI SGM
Mumbai [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Supreme Court on Monday restrained former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief N. Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah from attending the Special General Meeting (SGM), scheduled to be held on July 26, as a nominee of state association. ... read..


 
BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 10,922 cr govt bonds
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
BSE will auction investment limits for foreign investors to purchase government debt securities worth Rs 10,922 crore tomorrow. The auction will be conducted on BSE's ebidxchange platform from 1530 hrs to 1730 hrs after the close of market hours. Debt a ... read..


 
Bharti Airtel up by 2.20 pc to Rs 420.20
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Bharti Airtel surged today by 2.20 per cent to Rs 420.20 to be the top gainers in the 30 share sensex pack at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). The other gainers were Reliance Industries by 1.89 pc to Rs 1616.10, Wipro by 1.89 pc to Rs 291.80 and HDF ... read..


 
Reliance Capital's shareholders approve demerger scheme
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST
Financial services major Reliance Capital on Monday said its shareholders have approved the demerger scheme for Reliance Home Finance. ... read..


 
Reference rate fixed at 64.4494 against USD
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today fixed the reference rate at 64.4494 against the US Dollar,up by 13.09 paise over the previous rate of 64.3185. The Euro was fixed 75.1287 up by 24.91 paise over its previous rate of 74.8796 . The Pound ... read..


 
Bandra biker killed: Road contractor should be blacklisted says BJP
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After a 36-year-old biker from Mumbai's Bandra died on a pothole-ridden road from Dahanu to Jawahar Road, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Manda Vijay on Monday said the road contractors of the area should be blacklisted. ... read..


 
Standard Chartered launches Multicurrency Forex; aims to reduce customers travel woes
Mumbai (India) | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Standard Chartered Bank on Monday launched a 'Multicurrency Forex Card' to allow customers the convenience of loading up to 20 widely used currencies on one card with an online reload facility during overseas travel. ... read..


 
KL Rahul to miss Galle Test due to viral fever
Mumbai [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Indian opener KL Rahul has been ruled out of the opening Test of the three-match series against Sri Lanka starting July 26 at the Galle due to high fever. ... read..


 
Nucleus Software extends digitisation capability of FinnOne Neo mCollect
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Nucleus Software the leading provider of lending and transaction banking solutions to the global financial services industry, announced the extended digitisation capability of its lending mobility solution (FinnOne Neo mCollect) which can now be used for ... read..


 
Bandra biker killed: Shiv Sena assures work underway on 'killer potholes'
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After a 36-year-old biker from Mumbai's Bandra was killed on a pothole-ridden road from Dahanu to Jawahar Road in the state's Palghar district, Shiv Sena on Tuesday said that they are working on the problems of potholes. ... read..


 
Killer potholes: Probe ordered into tragic death of Bandra biker
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Following the death of a Bandra biker in Maharshtra's Palghar district due to potholes, Minister of Public Works Chandrakant Bacchu Patil assured that the state government has ordered an enquiry on the issue. ... read..


 
Colleges closed for 4 days; assessment is going on
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
There will be no lectures for four days from today to July 27 as teachers have been asked to dedicate at least six hours for valuation and moderation work even colleges are requested to keep assessment centres open from 0700 hrs to 2000 hrs. The u ... read..


 
HDFC Bank's Q1 net rises by 20.3 percent
Mumbaio | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Private Sector Lender,HDFC Bank has reported a 20.2 percent rise in net profit at Rs 3,894 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 as compared with net profit of Rs 3,239 crore profit in the year-ago quarter. The Bank's total income for the quarter end ... read..


 
Strides Shasun receives USFDA approval for Cetirizine Softgel Capsules
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Strides Shasun said it has has received an approval from the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for Cetirizine Hydrochloride Capsules, 10 mg (Liquid Filled Capsules). According to IRI data, the US market for Cetirizine Hydrochloride Capsule ... read..


 
Sensex at peak at 32,100.22 pts
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
The BSE sensex opened an all-time-high today to 32,100.22 points, on contiued buying by foreing funds and domesic institutional investors despite weak global cues. The eqity market was on top ahead of the joint OPEC and non-OPEC ministerial meeting ... read..


 
Rupee down by 14 paise against USD
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
The rupee slipped today by fourteen paise to 64.45 in opening trade against the US dollar on rising demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealers at foreign exchange (Forex) said. It registered a day high and low at 64.39 and 64.46 respect ... read..


 
Major currencies up
Mumbai | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit today. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 15.9568 18.6517 AUSTRAL ... read..


 
Big B's ambassadorship for Unicef extended for two years
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan's ambassadorship for Unicef has been extended for another two years and will be working on eradicating measles and rubella infections for children. ... read..


 
SRK congratulates DJ Shilpi for 'Radha' remix
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has congratulated actor and DJ Shilpi Sharma for the remix of the song "Radha" from the forthcoming film "Jab Harry Met Sejal". ... read..


 
ICC Women's WC: Kin of players proud of their daughters
Mumbai/Moga (Maharashtra/Punjab) [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Though the India Women's Cricket team could not mark victory in the ICC Women's World Cup final,their families back at their home were seen celebrating their daughters' brilliant performances. ... read..


 
Monsoon session of Assembly from tomorrow
Mumbai | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST
The monsoon session of the Maharashtra Assembly is commencing from tomorrow in which the issue of loan waiver to farmers, and some other issues are likely to be discussed. While Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis looked confident of tackling the opposition ... read..


 
Maharashtra opposition fails to project united front
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 9:45:05 PM IST
The Maharashtra opposition on Sunday failed to project a united front a day before the start of the assembly's monsoon session, with the Nationalist Congress Party skipping the customary combined opposition meeting convened by the Congress. ... read..


 
Jamshedpur FC pick experienced Indian players in ISL draft (Lead)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 7:45:05 PM IST
Indian Super League (ISL) debutants Jamshedpur FC picked up experienced Indian footballers from the first 10 rounds of the draft here on Sunday. ... read..


 
Government nominees on RBI MPC to get Rs 1.5 lakh a meeting
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
The government nominees on the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) are to be paid Rs 1.5 lakh per meeting along with air travel and other reimbursements, according to a decision taken by the RBI. ... read..


 
Twinkle Khanna 'chokes' at 30,000 feet (Movie Snippets) (Lead)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Entrepreneur, producer and author Twinkle Khanna was "choking" at 30,000 feet in a flight when she was forced to inhale the smell of "dead toads" from a fellow passenger's socks. ... read..


 
Uddhav accuses Modi of centralising power
Mumbai | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST
Shiv Sena party president Uddhav Thackeray today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of centralising power, taking away independence of states. In an interview to 'Saamna', Mr Thackeray questioned whether there was democracy in the country or country ... read..


 
ISL 2017 draft: FC Pune City ropes in essential players
Mumbai | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST
The Maharashta franchise of FC Pune City, drafted a handful of notable players at the Indian Super League season 4 player draft here today. The Rajesh Wadhawan Group owned team, drafted Kean Lewis, defenders Wayne Vaz, Lalchhuanmawaia Fanai, midfielders ... read..


 
Twinkle Khanna 'chokes' at 30,000 feet (Movie Snippets)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Entrepreneur, producer and author Twinkle Khanna was "choking" at 30,000 feet in a flight when she was forced to inhale the smell of "dead toads" from a fellow passenger's socks. ... read..


 
'Parmanu' is based on true story: John Abraham
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Actor-producer John Abraham, who is coming up with a film "Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran", says that it's entertaining but based on a true story. ... read..


 
ISL inspiring youth to take up football as career: Nita Ambani
Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India] | July 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
On the back of strengthening club participation from eight to ten teams in the Indian Super League (ISL), its soaring viewership and the league's commitment to grassroots football paying off, Nita Ambani, chairperson, Football Sports Development Limited ( ... read..


 
FC Pune City draft Lewis, Khan, Raja among others in ISL Season 4 draft
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Indian Super League (ISL) franchise FC Pune City drafted striker Kean Lewis, defenders Wayne Vaz, Lalchhuanmawaia Fanai, midfielders Adil Khan, Baljit Singh and Jewel Raja among other players at the recently concluded ISL season 4 player draft. ... read..


 
Kritika Kamra 'always up' to playing fierce characters (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
Actress Kritika Kamra, who plays the title role in fantasy drama TV show "Prem Ya Paheli Chandrakanta", says she is always ready to play fierce characters like Cersei Lannister from "Game of Thrones". ... read..


 
'Om Shanti Om' stars hail film's musical adaptation
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
Actors Deepika Padukone, Arjun Rampal and Shreyas Talpade on Sunday congratulated filmmaker Farah Khan and hailed the Japanese musical adaptation of their 2007 film "Om Shanti Om". ... read..


 
Joy to be on sets with Neeraj Pandey: Anupam Kher
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
Veteran actor Anupam Kher says it's a joy for him to be on the sets with filmmaker Neeraj Pandey, who is currently shooting for his film "Aiyaary" in London. ... read..


 
Three labourers dead, two injured as bakery's chimney collapses in Mumbai
Mumbai | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST
Three labourers were killed and two others injured when the chimney of a bakery collapsed here, a senior police official said today. The deceased have been identified as Jeetendra Harichand (26), Kishmat Ali (24) and Teeji Bhargav (22). According t ... read..


 
'Lipstick ...' creating new success economics: Anubhav Sinha
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST
Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha has lauded director Alankrita Shrivastavas new film "Lipstick Under My Burkha", stating that the movie will create a new success economics in Bollywood. ... read..


 
Fascinated by 'Chanda Mama Door Ke': Shekhar Kapur
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Veteran filmmaker Shekhar Kapur says he is keenly waiting for actor Sushant Singh Rajputs upcoming film "Chanda Mama Door Ke" -- a space venture. ... read..


 
Romance still continues: Kunal Kemmu on journey in filmdom
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
Actor Kunal Kemmu, who was introduced to the "magic of the 70 mm screen" through "Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke", has thanked makers for choosing him in the 1993 film, which has completed 24 years since its release. Kunal says his romance with films still continu ... read..


 
On eve of birthday, Thackeray's BJP 'bash'! (Lead)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday took pot shots at ally, the Bharatiya Janata Party, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over several issues, including GST and demonetisation, and said he has lost faith in the BJP-led central and state governme ... read..


 
Celebs wish India luck for Women's World Cup final
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST
Popular celebrities from Bollywood and sports like Lata Mangeshkar, Sachin Tendulkar and Shah Rukh Khan have wished luck to the Indian women's cricket team, which takes on England in the final of the Women's World Cup on Sunday. ... read..


 
Jamshedpur FC pick experienced Indian players in ISL draft
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Indian Super League (ISL) debutants Jamshedpur FC picked up experienced Indian footballers from the first 10 rounds of the draft here on Sunday. ... read..


 
Fashion still lives inside me: Additi Gupta
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
Actress Additi Gupta, who is currently seen in TV show "Ishqbaaaz", feels happy that she gets to experiment with her looks in different shows as she says fashion is a big part of her life. ... read..


 
On eve of 57th birthday, Thackeray bashes BJP
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday attacked ally, the Bharatiya Janata Party, saying he had virtually lost faith in the BJP-led central and state government over several issues, including the GST and demonetisation, in the past three years. ... read..


 
'Achhe Din' only in advertisements: Uddhav Thackeray
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | July 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Shiv Sena has once again targeted ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led, asserting that the latter's good days are only limited to government advertisements whereas the truth is different. ... read..


 
About time Shiv Sena ends ties with BJP: Congress
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | July 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Reiterating Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray's remark that Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's 'achhe din' is only on paper, the Congress on Sunday advised the former to walk out of alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). ... read..


 
DJ Diplo composes Phurrr for SRKs Jab Harry Met Sejal
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Popular American DJ Diplo has joined hands with Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan to compose the song "Phurrrr" for forthcoming Bollywood film "Jab Harry Met Sejal". ... read..


 
Anupam Kher wishes 'fine actor' Willem Dafoe on birthday
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Veteran actor Anupam Kher has wished his friend and "fine actor" Willem Dafoe on his 62nd birthday. ... read..


 
Q1, derivatives expiry to guide equity markets (Market Outlook)
Mumbai | Sunday, 2017 12:45:05 PM IST
Ongoing quarterly results, along with derivatives expiry and global cues will guide the key equity markets during the upcoming week, market observers said. ... read..


 
Mumbai to have electric rickshaws shortly
Mumbai | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST
The Maharashtra transport department has decided to permit electric auto-rickshaws and taxis in the state with the Centre lifting ban on electric variants of such vehicles. Licenses for electric auto-rickshaws and taxis will be given to operators having a ... read..


 
UP govt to organise 'tagline' competition to boost tourism
Mumbai | Saturday, Jul 22 2017 IST
The Tourism department of Uttar Pradesh government will organise a competition to create awareness and boost tourism in the state, which has assets of cultural, religious and heritage tourism. Deputy Director of UP Tourism Vimlesh Kumar Audichy told UNI h ... read..


 
AIU intercepts person with Narcotics kit at Mumbai airport
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 22, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) officers on Saturday intercepted a person over seizure of a Narcotics kit worth Rs. 2 crore at the Mumbai Airport. ... read..


 
WR to operate mega block on long route track, CR on its suburban sections
Mumbai | Saturday, Jul 22 2017 IST
Both the Western and Central Railways will operate a mega block tomorrow for maintenance work. The Western Railway will operate a mega block on its long-distance tracks between Vadodara and Bharuch, while Central Railway on its suburban section t ... read..


 
MPCC Prez, others condole death of veteran Congress leader Shivaji Rao Patil Nilangekar
Mumbai | Saturday, Jul 22 2017 IST
Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) President Ashok Chavan condoled the death of party's senior leader Shivaji Rao Patil Nilangekar here today. In his condolence message, Mr Chavan said, "We have lost a leader, who had committed his life for t ... read..


 
Congress leader, Shivaji Rao Patil Nilangekar, dead
Mumbai | Saturday, Jul 22 2017 IST
Shivaji Rao Patil Nilangekar, senior Congress leader and father of critically-acclaimed actress Smita Patil, passed away here today after a brief illness. He was 92. Patil was a former MP and also a former member of the Maharashtra Legis ... read..


 
Shweta Mehta wins 'MTV Roadies Rising'
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 8:45:05 PM IST
Haryana-based Shweta Mehta was on Saturday announced the winner of popular stunt based reality show "MTV Roadies Rising". ... read..


 
Mumbai: Activists take to streets in support of RJ Malishka
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 22, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After popular RJ Malishka was asked to pay a fine of Rs. 10,000 for defaming the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) by posting a 'defamatory' video, a faction of activists on Saturday took to the streets as a mark of support to the former. ... read..


 
Veteran Congress leader Shivajirao Patil dead at 92 (Lead)
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
Congress leader, freedom fighter and former Maharashtra Minister Shivajirao Girdhar Patil, who was father of late National Award winning actress Smita Patil, died at a private hospital here on Saturday. He was 92. ... read..


 
IPL gets a new COO
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 7:45:05 PM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday appointed Hemang Amin as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League (IPL). ... read..


 
BCCI appoints Hemang Amin as IPL COO
Mumbai [India] | July 22, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday appointed Hemang Amin as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League (IPL). ... read..


 
Senior Congress leader Shivajirao G. Patil dead at 92
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Senior Congress leader, freedom fighter and former Minister Shivajirao Girdhar Patil, popular in political circles as 'Dadasaheb' died at a private hospital here on Saturday, an official said. He was 92. ... read..


 
Collector admits to EVM 'malfunction' in RTI reply
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Despite claims to the contrary by the Election Commission of India (EC), a concrete instance of an electronic voting machine (EVM) "malfunction" in Maharashtra has been conclusively established, information obtained under RTI revealed here on Saturday. ... read..


 
Kunal Kapoor channelises his 'restless energy' in acting
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 6:15:05 PM IST
Actor Kunal Kapoor says he channelises his restless energy in acting. ... read..


 
Women's WC 2017: BCCI to reward Rs 50 lakh each to Mithali & Co.
Mumbai [India] | July 22, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced a cash reward of Rs 50 lakh to each player of the Indian women's cricket team for their tremendous performance in the ongoing Women's World Cup 2017. ... read..


 
'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa...' winner wants to balance between Bollywood, indie music (With Images)
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
"Sa Re Ga Ma Pa: Golden Voice Hunt" winner Arpita Mukherjee, who got a Bollywood break with a "Mubarakan" song this year, says she strives to achieve a balance between the Hindi film industry and independent music. ... read..


 
Kriti 'super' excited to see 'Sushant in Space'
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 3:15:05 PM IST
Actress Kriti Sanon, rumoured to be dating her "Raabta" co-star Sushant Singh Rajput, is super excited to see him "flying high" and he being in space. ... read..


 
Being in TV industry is constant struggle: Additi Gupta
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 3:15:05 PM IST
Actress Additi Gupta, currently seen on the show "Ishqbaaz", says it is always a constant struggle to be in the television industry. ... read..


 
Kangana finds Saif's open letter on nepotism 'disturbing'
Mumbai | Saturday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who started the nepotism debate by labelling filmmaker Karan Johar as its "flag bearer" during his chat show, says she found the open letter by her "Rangoon" co-star Saif Ali Khan on the subject "disturbing". ... read..


 
Euro up; USD, Pound down
Mumbai | Saturday, Jul 22 2017 IST
Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit today. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 15.9321 18.6227 AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 46.3004 53. ... read..


 
Swine flu claims 335 lives in Maharashtra
Mumbai | Friday, Jul 21 2017 IST
Swine flu has claimed as many as 335 lives in Maharashtra so far this year, with Pune alone accounting for more than one-fourth of the fatalities, a government official said today. Four of the victims hailed from adjoining Karnataka and Madhya Prad ... read..


 
ICRA upgrades credit rating of Dwarikesh Sugar
Mumbai | Friday, Jul 21 2017 IST
Dwarikesh Sugar Industries Ltd (DSIL), a leading sugar producer in the country, has got upgraded credit rating from rating agency ICRA for its Rs 599.99 crore Line of Credit. The rating committee of ICRA, after due consideration, has upgraded the ... read..


 
3 college boys in ISL player draft
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 8:45:05 PM IST
As the Indian Super League (ISL) Indian player draft unfolds here on Sunday, three college boys could realise their dreams of rubbing shoulders with the superstars of Indian and global football in the upcoming edition of the tournament, to be held later i ... read..


 
Happy with U/A certificate: Imtiaz Ali
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 8:15:05 PM IST
Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali says some visual changes were made in his forthcoming film "Jab Harry Met Sejal", but there were no audio cuts, and that the team is happy with the U/A certificate given by the censor board. ... read..


 
Sensex recovers by 124.49 pts on RIL's encouraging Q1 earnings, announcement of 1:1 bonus issue
Mumbai | Friday, Jul 21 2017 IST
The BSE Sensex bounced back today by 124.49 points in a volatile trade to end positive at 32,028.89 on back of Reliance's encouraging Q1 earnings and IT major Wipro's buyback plan as well as upbeat results. The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (N ... read..


 
Q1 results, RIL announcements lift equity indices (Roundup)
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
Healthy quarterly results from index heavyweights such as Reliance Industries (RIL) and Wipro buoyed the Indian equity markets on Friday. ... read..


 
Anushka Sharma didn't face 'such thing' as nepotism
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Actress Anushka Sharma, who comes from an army background, was launched by Yash Raj Films in 2008 and so she says she didn't face nepotism. ... read..


 
RIL to offer JioPhone for free, data to cost Rs 153 (Roundup)
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), on Friday announced the launch of 'intelligent smartphone' which will be available for beta testing from August 15. ... read..


 
Ashok Leyland's standalone Q1 down 62%
Mumbai | Friday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Hinduja Group flagship firm Ashok Leyland on Friday reported a decline of 61.74 per cent in its standalone net profit for the first quarter (Q1) of 2017-18. ... read..


 
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