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Spending days with Kargil warriors was life changing: Kailash Kher
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST
Singer-composer Kailash Kher says he had a life-changing experience when he spent a few days with the soldiers from Kargil. ... read..


 
Wanted to win World Cup for 'legends' Mithali and Jhulan: Poonam Yadav
Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Indian spinner Poonam Yadav, who was one of the finds for the team during the ICC Women's World Cup, has said that they wanted to win the prestigious title for 'legends' Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami. ... read..


 
Reference rate fixed at 64.4208 against USD
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today fixed the reference rate at 64.4208 against the US Dollar, up by 06.28 paise over the previous rate of 64.3580. The Euro was fixed 74.9214 down by 13.93 paise over its previous rate of 75.0607 . The P ... read..


 
Film celebrities salute Indian soldiers on Kargil Day
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 3:15:05 PM IST
A string of Bollywood celebrities, including Abhishek Bachchan, Juhi Chawla and Raveena Tandon, on Wednesday paid tributes to Indian soldiers and martyrs on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas. ... read..


 
'Kaalakaandi' actors keep director on his toes
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 3:15:05 PM IST
Director Akshat Verma says the "unpredictable" ensemble cast, including Saif Ali Khan, of his film "Kaalakaandi" keeps him on his toes. ... read..


 
Shiv Sena leader arrested for Mumbai building crash (Lead) (With Images)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 3:15:05 PM IST
Shiv Sena leader Sunil Shitap was arrested here on Wednesday and charged with culpable homicide not amounting to murder in connection with Tuesday's building crash which claimed 17 lives, an official said on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Always had a liking towards comedy genre: Anu Malik
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:45:05 PM IST
National Award-winning composer Anu Malik, who will be seen alongside Bharti Singh in TV show "Comedy Dangal", says he has always had a liking towards the comedy genre. ... read..


 
Blue Dart bridges distances this Raksha Bandhan with 'Rakhi Express'
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST
Blue Dart Express Limited, South Asia's premier express air and integrated transportation, distribution and logistics company, once again bridges distances and delivers love this Raksha Bandhan with the launch of 'Rakhi Express'. Rakhi Express is a uniqu ... read..


 
T D Power Systems bags order for supply of traction motor components
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST
TD Power Systems said that company has received an order from a large European multinational company (MNC) in India for manufacture & supply of certain components (Product) of traction motors used in Electric Locomotives to be supplied to Indian Railways ... read..


 
ISL: Mumbai City retain defender Goian
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Mumbai City FC have retained central defender Lucian Goian for the next two seasons of the Indian Super League, the club announced on Wednesday. ... read..


 
21 Australian students complete 'corporate internships' in Mumbai
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
A batch of 21 undergraduates from an Australian university participated in a unique 21-day corporate internship programme with top companies based in Mumbai, an official said here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
ISL: Mumbai City FC retain Lucian Goian for next two seasons
Mumbai [India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Mumbai City FC have retained central defender Lucian Goian to strengthen the defense of the team for the next two seasons of the Indian Super League (ISL). ... read..


 
Equity markets extend gains, Nifty trades above 10k (Lead)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Indian equity markets traded at a fresh high during the mid-afternoon session on Wednesday on expectations of healthy quarterly results, coupled with broadly positive cues and intense buying activity witnessed in metal, automobile and capital goods stocks ... read..


 
Pidilite Industries posts one pct decline in consolidated sales
Mumbai [India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Mumbai [India], July 26 (ANI-Businesswire India): Pidilite Industries Limited, India's leading manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and construction chemicals today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. ... read..


 
Sensex opens at peak at 32,255.99 pts
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST
The equity market once again on top today, as the BSE Sensex opened at 32,255 fresh all time high, rising by 27 points as most of the stocks opened in green. It registered intra day high and low at 32,325.67 a 32,226.08 respectively. The ind ... read..


 
Major currencies up
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST
Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit today. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 15.9557 18.6502 AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 46.3318 53.6226 BANGLADESH TAKA 0.732357 0.86252 BAHRAIN DINAR 158.8086 18 ... read..


 
Rupee falls by 5 paise against USD
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST
The rupee declined by five paise to 64.43 against the US dollar in opening trade today on rising demand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealers at the Forex market said. A fluctuation was seen during intra day today as it registered intr ... read..


 
Anupam Kher wishes President Kovind
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 11:45:05 AM IST
Veteran actor Anupam Kher has wished Ram Nath Kovind on his assumption of office as India's 14th President to lead the country forward. ... read..


 
Mumbai building collapse toll reaches 17
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 10:15:04 AM IST
The overnight death toll in the building crash here shot up to 17 even as rescue operations continued on Wednesday morning, an official said. ... read..


 
Markets open on a positive note on Wednesday
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 10:15:04 AM IST
The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the morning session of the trade. ... read..


 
Death toll rises to 17 in Mumbai building collapse
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The death toll in Mumbai's Ghatkopar building collapse on Wednesday has risen to 17. ... read..


 
Byculla jail case: Six accused file bail pleas, blame Indrani Mukerjea of conspiracy
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
All six Byculla women's prison officials accused of murder of inmate Manjula Shetye have filed their bail pleas at a sessions court in Mumbai. ... read..


 
Mumbai building collapse: Death toll rises to 14
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The death toll in Mumbai's Ghatkopar building collapse on Wednesday has risen to 14. ... read..


 
Indian Women's Cricket team arrives in India to grand welcome
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | July 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (AN): Amid cheers and enthusiasm of fans, the Indian Women's Cricket team has arrived in Mumbai, early Wednesday morning. ... read..


 
Rahul Bose launches initiative against child sexual abuse
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:45:04 AM IST
Bollywood actor Rahul Bose along with actress Vidya Balan came together to support the eradication of child sexual abuse (CSA) as Rahul launched "HEAL: NGO against child sexual abuse". ... read..


 
8 killed, 9 injured in building collapse at Ghatkopar
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
At least eight people were killed, including a three-month-old baby and four women, and nine others were injured when a four-storey residential building 'Sai Darshan' at Damodar Park on Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg in eastern suburb of Ghatkopar collapsed tod ... read..


 
MTV to come out with new show 'Drop Out Pvt Ltd' from July 29
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
MTV, known for its path-changing reality shows like Roadies, today announced launch of a new reality show, called Drop Out Pvt Ltd, from July 29 at 1900 hrs. Famous drop-outs and entrepreneurs like Sandeep Agrawal, Alok Kejriwal, Anisha Singh, Ra ... read..


 
'Dropout Pvt Ltd' revolves around idea of entrepreneurship: Raghu Ram
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 11:45:04 PM IST
TV personality Raghu Ram, who is coming up with a new show titled "Dropout Pvt. Ltd.", says it will be revolving around the idea of entrepreneurship and business. ... read..


 
Mumbai building collapse: 19 people extracted, nine declared dead
Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India] | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Mumbai Police have confirmed that 19 people have been extracted till now, after a four-storey residential building collapsed in suburban Ghatkopar, Mumbai on Tuesday. ... read..


 
11 killed in Mumbai building crash (Third Lead) (With Images)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST
At least 11 persons, including five women and a three-month old baby, were killed when a four-storied dilapidated residential building crashed in Ghatkopar suburb here on Tuesday morning, officials said. ... read..


 
EVM 'malfunction': Maharashtra government directed to make statement
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST
Maharashtra Legislative Council Chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar on Tuesday directed the state government to make a statement on the alleged 'fraud' in an EVM machine during the Buldhana Zilla Parishad elections on February 16. ... read..


 
MTV to come out with new show 'Drop Out Pvt Ltd' from July 29
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
MTV, known for its path-changing reality shows like Roadies, today announced launch of a new reality show, called Drop Out Pvt Ltd, from July 29 at 1900 hrs. Famous drop-outs and entrepreneurs like Sandeep Agrawal, Alok Kejriwal, Anisha Singh, Ra ... read..


 
Seven perish in Mumbai building crash (Second Lead) (With Images)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 8:45:05 PM IST
At least seven persons, including five women, were killed when a four-storied dilapidated residential building crashed in Ghatkopar suburb here on Tuesday morning, officials said. ... read..


 
Bored with discussion on nepotism: Vidya Balan (Lead, Correcting Intro)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 8:45:05 PM IST
Bollywood actress Vidya Balan says she is not interested in expressing her opinion on the ongoing debate on existing nepotism in Bollywood as she finds it "boring". ... read..


 
NSE Nifty has potential to sustain beyond 10k: Experts
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 8:15:05 PM IST
The key Indian equity index -- NSE Nifty 50 -- has the potential to sustain beyond the 10,000-point mark, contingent on healthy quarterly results outcome, experts opined on Tuesday. ... read..


 
RFYS football tourney to be held in 30 cities
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
The Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) is expected to see more than 60,000 student footballers from over 3,500 schools and colleges across 30 Indian cities participate this year, it was announced on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Bored with discussion on nepotism: Vidya Balan
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
Bollywood actress Vidya Balan says she is not interested in expressing her opinion on the ongoing debut on existing nepotism in Bollywood as she finds it "boring". ... read..


 
No kissing in my films ever: Anees Bazmee
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:45:06 PM IST
Director Anees Bazmee, who is looking forward to the release of "Mubarakan", says he is careful about not letting his actors kiss on screen. ... read..


 
Vedanta Q1 net doubles to Rs 1,525 cr on better margins
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:45:06 PM IST
Natural resources major Vedanta Ltd on Tuesday reported a more than doubling of its consolidated net profit to Rs 1,525 crore for the first quarter ended June 2017 on the back of better margins on most of the metals mined by the company. ... read..


 
Nifty climbs Mount 10k, but slips from the peak (Roundup)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:45:06 PM IST
After months of anticipation, the key Indian equity index -- NSE Nifty 50 -- climbed the 10,000-point-mark for the first time in its almost 22-year history. ... read..


 
Rupee down by 4 paise against USD
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
The Rupee fell further today by four paise to 64.38 on brisk damand for US Dollars by bankers and importers, dealers at foreign exchange (Forex) said. The domestic unit eased by seven paise to 64.41 in early trade. A minor fluctuation was seen duri ... read..


 
Asian Paints Q1 net down by 20.23 percent
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Paint Manager, Asian Paints has reported 20.23 percent decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 440.74 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 as compared with consolidated net profit of Rs 552.56 crore for the same quarter a year ago period. Total ex ... read..


 
Vedanta Ltd consolidated Q1 net rises by 102.25 percent
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Metal and Mining Major,Vedanta Ltd has reported a rise of 102.25 percent in its consolidated net at profit at Rs. 1,525 crore as compared with Rs 754 crore a year earlier, Consolidated total Income for the quarter under Review rose by 23.01 percent to R ... read..


 
Sensex ends weak by 17.60 pts
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) fell marginally today by 17.60 points to settle at 32,228.27 following profit booking by local operators. The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too eased by 1.85 points to 9,964.55. The ... read..


 
Lupin falls by 1.96 pc to Rs 1120.25
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Lupin declined today by 1.96 per cent to Rs 1120.25 to be the top losers in the 30 share sensex pack at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). The other losers were Tata Motors DVR by 1.79 pc to Rs 269.05, Tata Motors by 1.61 pc to Rs 456.15, Cola India b ... read..


 
Building crashed in Ghatkopar; 4 killed
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
At least four people were killed, including a three-month-old baby, and 30 were feared to be trapped after a four-storey building 'Sai Darshan' at Damodar Park on Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg in Mumbai's Ghatkopar, collapsed today. Fourteen fire te ... read..


 
Norwegian producer collaborates with Ananya Birla (With Images)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Singer Ananya Birla's second international single "Meant to be" has Norwegian record producer and songwriter Anders Froen as its producer. ... read..


 
Shabana inspires Sofia to do TV shows (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Model-turned-nun Sofia Hayat says veteran actress Shabana Azmi's character in the show "Amma" inspired her to be part of the small screen. ... read..


 
Parineeti Chopra 'dying' to start 'Namastey Canada'
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Actress Parineeti Chopra says she is "dying" to start working on the film "Namastey Canada". ... read..


 
Hero MotoCorp posts Rs 914 crore net profit
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp Ltd. on Tuesday reported a net profit of Rs 914 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. ... read..


 
Axis Bank net down 16 per cent, NPA increases
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST
Privately owned Axis Bank on Tuesday reported a 16 per cent fall in its net profit for the quarter ended June 30, as compared to the same period of the previous year. ... read..


 
Ayushmann doesn't want Doordarshan logo changed (Movie Snippets)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST
Actor Ayushmann Khurrana does not want the logo of broadcasting network Doordarshan changed as he has childhood memories attached to it. ... read..


 
Censor board's next target: Liquor consumption, display of alcohol
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST
Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) board chief Pahlaj Nihalani says disclaimers aren't enough for scenes showing actors smoking or drinking, and he wants to scrap them away unless there's "strong provocation" for the sequence. ... read..


 
Mallika Sherawat meets 'lovely' Ivana Trump (With Image)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST
Indian actress Mallika Sherawat met US President Donald Trump's first wife Ivana Trump and says it was a "lovely" experience. ... read..


 
I don't act to run my house: Ankush Arora (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 5:15:04 PM IST
Actor Ankush Arora says he doesnt wish to work just for money and is more concerned about experimenting as an actor. ... read..


 
Five killed, eight injured after building collapses in Mumbai's Ghatkpopar
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
At least five people have been killed and more than 30 feared trapped after four-storey residential building collapsed in Mumbai's Ghatkpopar on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Mumbai: Shiv Sena leader's ground floor nursing home being held responsible for building collapse
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The residents of the four-storey building that collapsed today in Mumbai's Ghatkopar have alleged that the mishap took place because of the renovation work being carried out at the first floor. ... read..


 
Mumbai building collapse: Four killed, Maha Govt. orders probe
Mumbai [India] | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After four people were killed including a three-month-old baby following a deadly building collapse in Ghatkopar, Maharashtra Housing Minister Prakash Mehta announced an investigation into the matter and assured to take action in this matter. ... read..


 
Cochin Shipyard Limited's IPO opens for Subscriptionon August 1, 2017
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Cochin Shipyard Limited ,largest public sector shipyard in India IPO will open for subscription for subscription on August 1, 2017 and will close on August 3, 2017, with a price band of Rs 424 to Rs 432 per Equity Share of face value of Rs 10 each. The IP ... read..


 
Reliance Capital shareholders approve demerger scheme
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
The shareholders of Reliance Capital have approved the demerger and vesting of the Demerged Undertaking from Reliance Capital Ltd. to Reliance Home Finance Ltd. The transfer was approved by an overwhelming majority of 99.59 per cent votes in favour of th ... read..


 
Aurionpro's arm inks pact with HPE for powering Isla
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Aurionpro Solutions said its subsidiary Cyberinc has signed a global OEM partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) for powering Isla, its advanced web malware isolation system. The collaboration with HPE will enable Cyberinc to aggress ... read..


 
Unichem gets ANDA approval for Losartan Potassium, Hydrochlorothiazide tablets
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Pharma Major, Unichem Laboratories said that company has received ANDA approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for Losartan Potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide tablets USP, 50mg/12.5 mg, 100mg/12.5mg, and 100 mg/25mg, which are ... read..


 
Reference rate fixed at 64.3580 against USD
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today fixed the reference rate at 64.3580 against the US Dollar,down by 09.14 paise over the previous rate of 64.4494. The Euro was fixed 75.0607 down by 06.80 paise over its previous rate of 75.1287 . The P ... read..


 
Welspun Enterprises to expand infrastructure operations
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Welspun Enterprises (WEL), formerly Welspun Projects, part of the USD 2.3 billion Welspun Group, announced its plans to expand its operations in infrastructure and to apply for NBFC (Non-Banking Financial Company) licence. In the infrastructure space, WEL ... read..


 
Mumbai building collapse: over 15 feared trapped
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
More than 15 people are feared trapped as a four-storeyed residential building collapsed in Ghatkopar, an eastern suburb of Mumbai this morning. As per sources, nine people have been extricated safely and rushed to hospital. Fire brigade personnel ... read..


 
Wipro partners HPE to offer IT Infra Solutions
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
IT major,Wipro today announced a partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to offer IT infrastructure solutions in a consumption-based or pay-per-use business model for enterprises. This model for IT Infrastructure procurement and provisioning wil ... read..


 
Ratnamani Metals bags two new orders worth Rs 339 crore
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Ratnamani Metals & Tubes has bagged two new orders for supply of HSAW Pipes aggregating to Rs 339 crore for approximately Rs 214 crore and Rs 125 crore which will be completed by March 2018 and April 2018 respectively. Ratnamani Metals & Tubes is a multi- ... read..


 
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals receives ANDA approval for Desonide Cream
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Pharma Major, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA (Glenmark) has been granted final approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (U.S. FDA) for Desonide Cream, 0.05 precent , the generic version of Desonide Cream, 0.05 percent of Perrigo New ... read..


 
Pound up; Euro, USD down
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit today. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 15.9439 18.6365 AUSTRALIAN DOLLA R 46.4342 ... read..


 
Mumbai: Over 30 feared trapped after building collapses in Ghatkopar
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Over 30 people are feared trapped under the rubble of the fourth-floor residential building, which collapsed in Mumbai's Ghatkopar on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Hansal Mehta keen on podcasts, audio books on Naiyer Masud's work
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 12:45:05 PM IST
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta, wants to celebrate the writings of late Urdu poet and scholar Naiyer Masud via podcasts and audio books. ... read..


 
Indices slip from record highs, profit booking dents sentiments (Lead)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM 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..


 
Rupee down by 7 paise against USD
Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST
The rupee fell today by seven paise to 64.41 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 64.35 and 64.42 respectively. ... read..


 
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..


 
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