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DGCA issues licence to Shirdi Airport for public use
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 21, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Having ensured compliance of all relevant standards, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Thursday issued the Aerodrome Licence to Maharashtra's Shirdi Airport for public use during the day. ... read..


 
Mumbai doctors cure boy, 10, through rare surgery
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 10:15:04 PM IST
In a rare surgery, a 10-year-old boy with a swollen heart valve was cured with a complex Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm (TAAA) repair surgery at a hospital here, doctors said on Thursday. ... read..


 
DGCA green light for new Shirdi Airport, flights to start soon
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:46:17 PM IST
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has granted an aerodrome licence to the Shirdi Airport in Ahmednagar district, enabling the launch of the long planned flight operations from this world famous temple town, informed sources said here on Thu ... read..


 
Dawood in 'setting' with government to return to India: Raj Thackeray (Lead, With Images)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:46:07 PM IST
Fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar wants to return to India and is negotiating a settlement with the BJP-led government at the Centre, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray said here on Thursday. ... read..


 
Rajkummar Rao urges people to cast vote
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:46:07 PM IST
National Award-winning actor Rajkummar Rao says he hopes his Being Indian video titled "Know your Indian voters" makes people go out and vote. ... read..


 
'Raktdhar' not just a film, but an effort to change the society: Jimmy Sharma
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:53 PM IST
Actor Jimmy Sharma, who is busy gearing up for his upcoming film "Raktdhar", says its not just a film but an effort to change the society. ... read..


 
Tata Sons gets shareholders' nod to make company private
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:53 PM IST
Tata Sons on Thursday got the shareholders approval to convert it into a private company from a public limited holding that will help it become more swift in decision making. ... read..


 
Avinash Sachdev wants to venture into filmmaking (TV Snippets)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:53 PM IST
Actor Avinash Sachdev, who is currently seen in the revenge drama "Ayushaman Bhava", says he wants to try his hand at filmmaking. ... read..


 
Amazon Prime Video comes out with six comedy series
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:48 PM IST
Comedians Anuvab Pal, Biswa Kalyan Rath, Sumukhi Suresh, Varun Thakur, Kenny Sebastian and Zakir Khan have come on board for new comedy series for Amazon Prime Video. ... read..


 
Sanjay Dutt plays both my mother, father: Aditi Rao
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:43 PM IST
In her new film "Bhoomi", Aditi Rao Hydari is cast as Sanjay Dutts daughter. The two have come away feeling bonded beyond the camera. ... read..


 
Big B calls cleaners Swachch Bharat 'ambassadors'
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:29 PM IST
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised the cleaners of the city here, and called them the true flag bearers of Swachch Bharat ambassadors. ... read..


 
Centre announces new PPP Policy to promote private investments in affordable housing
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:24 PM IST
The Centre on Thursday announced a new Public Private Partnership (PPP) policy for affordable housing that allows extending central assistance of up to Rs.2.50 lakh per house to be built by private builders even on private land. ... read..


 
Shoot for 'Hate Story 4' starts in London
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:10 PM IST
The shooting for the fourth installment of the "Hate Story" franchise has started in London. ... read..


 
Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar felicitated in Abu Dhabi
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:10 PM IST
Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar has thanked the Abu Dhabi Air Force for the support they gave for the shooting his upcoming film "Tiger Zinda Hai", and for felicitating him. ... read..


 
'iBall Slide PenBook' launched at Rs 24,999
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:10 PM IST
Domestic consumer electronics company iBall on Thursday launched Windows-based two-in-one "iBall Slide PenBook" at Rs 24,999. ... read..


 
Dawood in 'setting' with government to return to India: Raj Thackeray
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:10 PM IST
Fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar wants to return to India and is currently negotiating a settlement with the BJP-led government at the centre, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray said here on Thursday. ... read..


 
Shilpa Shetty praises 'clean soul' Mithun Chakraborty
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 9:45:05 PM IST
Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty, who is gearing up for the second season of dance-based reality show "Super Dancer", has praised veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty as a legend with a clean soul. ... read..


 
BCCI announces India's tour of South Africa
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced that India will play Tests, One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) during a tour of South Africa starting from January 5, 2018. ... read..


 
Deepika looks regal in first poster of 'Padmavati' (With Images)
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST
On the auspicious occasion of Navratri on Thursday, the makers of period-drama film "Padmavati" unveiled the first look of the film in which actress Deepika Padukone looked every inch a reigning empress. ... read..


 
India to tour South Africa for 6 ODIs, 3 Tests and T20Is in 2018
Mumbai [India] | September 21, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
India are all set to travel to South Africa for three Tests and number of limited-over matches early next year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in association with Cricket South Africa (CSA) confirmed on Thursday. ... read..


 
Key Indian equity market indices open higher
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 10:15:04 AM IST
Taking a cue from global markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher after the US Federal Reserve held policy rates. ... read..


 
This is not a mobile phone, it is a creative machine
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 21, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sept 21 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Following the recent announcement by OnePlus of its collaboration with acclaimed French fashion designer, Jean-Charles de Castelbajac launched "Callection", an exclusive line of products co-c ... read..


 
Sigh of relief for Mumbaikars, as rains stop
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 21, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After witnessing heavy rainfall the situation in Mumbai, improved on Wednesday evening. ... read..


 
Road trips are amazing: Shenaz Treasury
Mumbai | Thursday, 2017 2:45:04 AM IST
Actress Shenaz Treasury says she likes to go on road trips as she gets to "see the true India from a street level". ... read..


 
Stranded SpiceJet aircraft retrieved after 23 hrs
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 11:45:04 PM IST
After nearly 23 hrs an Air India technical team managed to retrieve a SpiceJet Boeing 737 aircraft which was stuck in the mud at Mumbai Airport late on Tuesday, an official said here late on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Abhay Deol begins shooting for 'Nanu Ki Jaanu'
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 11:45:04 PM IST
Actor Abhay Deol on Wednesday said he has begun work on a dark comedy film titled "Nanu Ki Jaanu", which also stars Patralekhaa. ... read..


 
Mumbai: Coast Guard rescues 14 fishermen adrift on boat
Mumbai [India] | September 20, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday rescued fourteen fishermen on board an adrift boat. ... read..


 
Heavy rains batter Mumbai, disrupt life, main runway shut (Roundup)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST
Torrential rains battered Mumbai and parts of Maharashtra on Wednesday, disrupting normal life in the country's financial capital. Flights were badly hit after a private airline skidded on Mumbai airport's main runway, forcing its closure. ... read..


 
IMD issues forecast of intermittent rains, says no cyclone warning received
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 20, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued forecast of intermittent rains, on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Deluge again hits life in India's financial capital
Mumbai | Wednesday, Sep 20 2017 IST
Dabbawalas suspended services, flights were disrupted, educational institutions closed and local train operations hit as there was no stopping for the rains. The Met Office, which has forecast more rain in the next 24 hours, said the "worst is over". ... read..


 
Ruchi Soya bags two prestigious Globoil awards for business excellence
Mumbai [India] | September 20, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Mumbai [India], Sep 20 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Ruchi Soya Industries Limited has been conferred with two prestigious recognitions for Business Excellence for Crushing and Edible Oil Imports at Globoil India 2017. ... read..


 
'Stupid Man Smart Phone' was life threatening at times: Karan Kundra
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
Popular television actor Karan Kundra, who shot for digital survival series "Stupid Man Smart Phone" -- wherein a smartphone and a super network was the only means of survival -- says the show was life threatening sometimes. ... read..


 
Coast Guard rescues 14 crew of adrift fishing boat (With images)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
The Coast Guard on Wednesday rescued 14 crew of a fishing boat adrift in the sea for the last 10 days, officials said. ... read..


 
Reliance Home Finance to list on Friday
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
Reliance Capital Ltd, part of the Anil D. Ambani-led Reliance Group, on Wednesday said the listing of Reliance Home Finance Ltd is scheduled on Friday at the bourses. ... read..


 
Would love to explore different shades of love on big screen: Irrfan
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST
Actor Irrfan Khan says he wants to do a children's film and explore different "shades of love" through cinema. ... read..


 
Hindi cinema owes its glory to its classic legends, says Javed Akhtar
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST
Veteran writer Javed Akhtar, who will be back on the small screen with the fourth edition of "Classic Legends", says the contribution of icons like Balraj Sahni, Asha Parekh, Rajendra Kumar and Laxmikant-Pyarelal in Hindi cinema's glory must not be forgot ... read..


 
Equities close flat; FOMC meet outcome, funds' outflow hamper sentiments (Roundup)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Key Indian equity indices closed on a flat note with fractional losses on Wednesday as caution ahead of the US Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy meet outcome, coupled with heavy outflow of foreign funds, kept investors' sentiments subdued. ... read..


 
I've many shoes which my wife hits me with: Sanjay Dutt
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Actor Sanjay Dutt, who is looking forward to his comeback film "Bhoomi", has joked that his wife Manyata uses his shoes to hit him. ... read..


 
Manu Punjabi to host chat show
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Former "Bigg Boss" contestant Manu Punjabi will host a new chat show titled "BB Chai Pe Charcha with Manu Punjabi". ... read..


 
Bhumi Pednekar takes her work very seriously: Neeraj Sood (Movie Snippets)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
After working with Bhumi Pednekar in "Shubh Mangal Saavdhan", actor Neeraj Sood has praised the actress, saying she takes her work very seriously. ... read..


 
Mumbai airport main runway shut due to heavy rains (Second Lead)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
The Mumbai Airport's main runway failed to open at 2 p.m. on Wedesday as work on towing out a stranded private airlines aircraft continued amid heavy rains, low visibility and strong winds, officials said here. ... read..


 
Deepika Padukone unveils 'Padmavati' logo (With Image)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 5:15:04 PM IST
Actress Deepika Padukone on Wednesday shared a logo of her much-awaited movie "Padmavati" -- thereby starting the promotions of the film, which was mired in controversy during its shoot over its subject. ... read..


 
Alzheimer's disease looms as elderly population in India rises: Report
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
As the Indian population ages fast, the burden of Alzheimers disease will continue to increase and put additional pressure on the limited resources available to tackle the situation, a report said. ... read..


 
Vidya didn't want to lose right to slam CBFC's decisions
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Actress Vidya Balan, a newly appointed member of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), says when the offer to be a part of it came her way, she didn't want to refuse as she felt she would then lose the right to ever criticise the censor body's d ... read..


 
Tata Steel, thyssenkrupp sign MoU to form European steel major
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
Tata Steel Ltd and German major thyssenkrupp AG have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to create a 50:50 joint venture by combining the flat steel businesses of the two companies in Europe and steel mill services of the German company, a top comp ... read..


 
Equities close with marginal losses; auto stocks top laggards (Second Lead)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
Key Indian equity indices provisionally closed on a flat note -- marginally in the red -- on Wednesday as investors booked profits in automobile, consumer durables and banking stocks. ... read..


 
'Raktdhar' mix of women and third gender empowerment, says director
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
"Raktdhar" director Ajit Verma says the upcoming film is not just based on highlighting the issue of the third gender, but an amalgamation of women and third gender empowerment as they both struggle for their rights. ... read..


 
Taaha heard dialogues 100 times to nail his role
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST
Actor Taaha Shah, who plays a chowmein stall owner based in Ranchi in "Ranchi Diaries", recorded his dialogues in director Sattwik Mohanty's voice and heard them over a 100 times to get the accent right. ... read..


 
Dhoni nominated for Padma Bhushan
Mumbai [India] | September 20, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) in India has nominated former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the prestigious Padma Bhushan, the nation's third highest civilian award, for his contribution to the game. ... read..


 
Dhoni recommended for Padma Bhushan
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has nominated veteran star Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the Padma Bhushan, the nation's third highest civilian award. ... read..


 
Roop Durgapal working on fitness after eye injury
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Actress Roop Durgapal, who was homebound for a while due to an eye injury, says she has started working out again and would love to resume work soon. ... read..


 
SAP, PwC collaborate to offer field service solutions
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST
Software company SAP on Wednesday announced a collaboration with professional services network PwC to offer next-generation field service solutions specifically designed for India. ... read..


 
Equities trade flat on global cues, weak rupee (Lead)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST
Key Indian equity indices traded on a flat note during the mid-afternoon session on Wednesday as investors remained cautious ahead of the US Federal Open Market Committee policy meet outcome. ... read..


 
Naseeruddin Shah plays huge role in my career: Aahana
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
Actress Aahana Kumra of "Lipstick Under My Burkha" fame considers Naseeruddin Shah to be her mentor and says the veteran actor has a huge role to play in her career. ... read..


 
Deepak Ghimire to make acting debut
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
Model-event manager Deepak Ghimire is set to debut as an actor with a Nepali film titled "Anuraag". ... read..


 
Salman Khan scouts for talent via mobile app
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
Superstar Salman Khan says he is looking for fresh talent for his upcoming production through his BeingInTouch mobile application. ... read..


 
Mumbai airport main runway shut till 2 pm due to heavy rains (Lead)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
The Mumbai Airport extended closure of all flight operations on the main runway till 2 pm as work on towing out a stranded private airlines aircraft continued amidst ongoing heavy rains, low visibility and strong winds, officials said here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Kangana is one of a kind, we should celebrate that: Hansal Mehta
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta salutes the fearlessness of his "Simran" actress Kangana Ranaut, and says he would love to work with the "one-of-a-kind" artiste again. ... read..


 
Anil Kapoor starts prepping for Bindra biopic: Harshvardhan Kapoor
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST
Actor Harshvardhan Kapoor, who will play shooter Abhinav Bindra on the silver screen, says his father Anil Kapoor has already started prepping for his role to essay Apjit Bindra, father of the Gold medalist at 2008 Beijing Olympics. ... read..


 
Last two days left for 'Tiger Zinda Hai' shoot
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST
Director Ali Abbas Zafar, who is gearing up for his upcoming film "Tiger Zinda Hai", says the last two days of the shoot remain. ... read..


 
R.K. Studios will be rebuilt as 'state of art studio': Rishi Kapoor
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor says the iconic R.K. Films and Studios, which burnt down in an accident, will be rebuilt and "a state of the art studio" will be made. ... read..


 
Heavy rains batter Mumbai, rail, air services adversely affected
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 20, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Heavy rainfall, accompanied by thunder and lightning, in Mumbai, which has led to water-logging in many areas, has stalled the lives of its residents in more than one way. ... read..


 
Markets open in green 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..


 
Heavy rains disrupt flights in Mumbai (With Images)
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 9:45:04 AM IST
Heavy rains lashed Mumbai, entire coastal Konkan region and parts of western Maharashtra affecting normal life and hitting flight operations, officials said here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Mumbai to witness heavy rainfall in next 24 hours
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 20, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Meteorological Department (MeT) has alerted that high tide is expected on Wednesday afternoon at 12.03 pm of 4.5mm and also warned for heavy rainfall in next 24 hours. ... read..


 
Saif discovers his inner chef
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2017 4:45:04 AM IST
"Chef" director Raja Krishna Menon has dished out details on actor Saif Ali Khan's new-found cooking skills. ... read..


 
Spicejet plane stuck in mud at Mumbai airport, no casualties
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 11:45:04 PM IST
A SpiceJet aircraft with 183 passengers on board overshot the the runway while landing here and got stuck in the soft mud on Tuesday evening, officials said. ... read..


 
Heavy rains again lash Mumbai, western and coastal Maharashtra
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST
Heavy rains lashed Mumbai, the entire coastal Konkan region and parts of western Maharashtra since Tuesday afternoon, affecting normal life, said officials. The downpour came exactly a month after the deluge of August 19 which had brought Mumbai to a halt ... read..


 
Ali elated with 'Victoria & Abdul' response in UK
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
Actor Ali Fazal is happy that his Hollywood film "Victoria & Abdul", in which he stars with Judi Dench, has had a good start at the UK box office. ... read..


 
Congress' Maharashtra legislator offers to sponsor CCTVs in schools
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
Congress's Maharashtra legislator Arif Naseem Khan on Monday announced plans to sponsor CCTVs in economically weak schools, especially in slums, "to ensure that students' security is not compromised in any manner". ... read..


 
'Mere Pyare Prime Minister' inspired by Mahatma Gandhi: Rakeysh Mehra
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says the inspiration for his upcoming directorial "Mere Pyare Prime Minister" comes from Mahatma Gandhi, who was a warrior on sanitation issues. ... read..


 
Nucleya announces his first show of 2017
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
Music producer Nucleya and dance music brand Sunburn have joined forces to announce a new show, "Sub Cinema", of Sunburn Season 11. The event will mark Nucleya's first show of his 2017 season. ... read..


 
Byculla jail inmate death: Swati Sathe files reply in court
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
DIG Prisons Swati Sathe on Tuesday filed a detailed reply in Esplanade Court, Mumbai and denied all allegations made by a complainant in Manjula Shetye murder case of Byculla Prison. ... read..


 
Piyush Goyal bats for switching over to electric vehicles
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Union Minister of Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal, has said that India would have to 'leapfrog into electric vehicle age.' ... read..


 
Thankful for love, criticism for 'Simran': Hansal Mehta
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta, who had deleted his Twitter account, has returned to the social networking platform and thanked viewers for loving as well as panning his latest movie "Simran". ... read..


 
SRK wants to retain purity of his kids' childhood
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, a doting father to three children, on Tuesday said he wishes to keep delaying the onset of adulthood in their lives. ... read..


 
YRF celebrates cinematic work with interesting twist
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Yash Raj Films (YRF) is hosting its first online YRF Viewer's Choice Awards on Facebook. ... read..


 
Bollywood film on Indian surgical strike
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST
The story of India's surgical strike on terrorist hubs in Pakistan is being made into a Bollywood film produced by Ronnie Screwvala. Actor Vicky Kaushal plays the lead role in the movie titled "Uri". ... read..


 
Equities trade flat, Nifty50 off day's fresh high (Lead)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST
Key Indian equity indices traded on a flat-to-negative note during the mid-afternoon session on Tuesday on the back of broadly negative global cues and profit booking in metals, consumer durables and banking stocks. ... read..


 
Zebronics launches new party speaker at Rs 32,499
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Domestic electronics company Zebronics on Tuesday launched its new DJ speaker "Monster Pro X15L" at Rs 32,499. ... read..


 
Tiger, Disha start 'Baaghi 2' shoot
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
The shooting for the second instalment of "Baaghi" featuring actors Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani has started. ... read..


 
Hashcove Ltd. announces launch of its mobile app 'Cove Identity'
Mumbai (Maharshtra) [India] | September 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Mumbai (Maharshtra) [India], Sept 19 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Hashcove Limited on Tuesday announced the launch of its mobile app Cove Identity, your safe space online. ... read..


 
Key Indian equity indices trade flat
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2017 10:15:04 AM IST
The key Indian equity indices on Tuesday were trading flat in the morning session. ... read..


 
Dawood's younger brother arrested in extortion case
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Thane anti-extortion cell (AEC) on Monday apprehended younger brother of wanted criminal Dawood Ibrahim. ... read..


 
Maha Governor sanction to prosecute Ashok Chavan was 'politically motivated'
Mumbai | Monday, Sep 18 2017 IST
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan today alleged in the Bombay High Court that the decision of the Maharashtra governor in 2016 granting sanction to the CBI to prosecute him in the Adarsh housing society scam was "politically motivated and bia ... read..


 
Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar arrested in extortion case
Mumbai | Monday, Sep 18 2017 IST
Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's younger brother Iqbal Kaskar was today arrested by Anti-extortion cell of the neighboring Thane police in an ongoing case of extortion. He was arrested by encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma. Sharma was recently reinstate ... read..


 
Dawood's brother being quizzed in extortion case
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 11:45:04 PM IST
Police in Maharashtra's Thane have detained Iqbal Ibrahim Kaskar, brother of absconding mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, for questioning in an extortion case, official sources said late on Monday. ... read..


 
Life doesn't give any guarantee but we must take chance: Terence Lewis
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
"Life doesn't give you any guarantee, but we must all take a chance," said legendary dance master, Terence Lewis at the 5th Veda cultural hub to over 500 students in attendance at Whistling Woods International (WWI). ... read..


 
Jiah Khan's mother writes open letter to PM Modi, calls CBI incompetent
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
In an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Jiah Khan's mother Rabya Khan on Monday asked for justice and bashed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for its incompetence. ... read..


 
Shiv Sena hints towards parting ways with BJP in Maharashtra
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] | September 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Shiv Sena on Monday hinted towards parting ways with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra citing that they don't want to be blamed for people's suffering due to price hike, adding that the party is very close to its decision. ... read..


 
Don't forget artistes beyond film, indie music: Shubha Mudgal
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST
Celebrated classical vocalist Shubha Mudgal on Monday urged the music community to pay attention to genres and artistes beyond the film and independent music scenario in the country. ... read..


 
There's pressure to create a hook line in every song: Amitabh Bhattacharya
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST
National Award winning lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya says song writers today are facing a creative challenge to create "catchy" hook lines to make a "hit song". ... read..


 
Rs 300,000 cr road sector loans saved from turning NPAs: Gadkari
Mumbai | Monday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has managed to save bank loans worth Rs 300,000 crore to the road sector from turning into non-performing assets (NPAs), Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari said here on ... read..


 
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