Saturday, October 19, 2019

Dereliction in duty: EC removes two officers in Nashik

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Observing "unsatisfactorily performance" in electoral preparedness, the Election Commission of India (ECI) has removed a police observer and a returning officer from Mashrashtra's Nashik, where Assembly polls are scheduled to be held on October 21.... read..

Amitabh Bachchan discharged from hospital

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 12:50:54 PM IST
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was discharged from Mumbai's Nanavati hospital on Friday night.... read..

Monetary transmission has worsened since last review: MPC member

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 12:50:53 PM IST
At the RBI Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting here earlier this month, external member Chetan Ghate had complained of monetary transmission getting worse, according to the minutes of the MPC meeting released on Friday.... read..

PMC Bank imbroglio claims 4th life

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 12:50:53 PM IST
Unable to withdraw money for his treatment, a senior depositor with the scam-hit Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank died here on Friday, family sources said.... read..

Paridhi Sharma faints on the sets of 'Patiala Babes'

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 12:50:53 PM IST
Actress Paridhi Sharma fainted while shooting for the Karwa Chauth sequence on the TV show "Patiala Babes".... read..

Amaal Mallik disses Sonakshi Sinha as a singer

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 12:50:53 PM IST
Singer Amaal Mallik says Sonakshi Sinha's single "Aaj mood ishqholic hai" is the worst auto-tuned song sung by an actor.... read..

Shiv Sena expels woman who defeated Narayan Rane in bypoll

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 12:50:53 PM IST
The Shiv Sena on Friday expelled its rebel MLA Trupti Sawant - who had become a "giant-killer" by defeating the party's arch-rival Narayan Rane - for anti-party activities, sources said.... read..

Cotton imports continue to be high on reduced international prices: Ind-Ra

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 19, 2019 12:11:32 PM IST
Cotton imports into the country continue to rise with local prices (minimum support price) being higher than international prices, according to the latest edition of India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) credit news digest on India's textile sector.... read..

Ayushmann Khurrana: It's era to speak about the unspoken

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Actor Ayushmann Khurrana feels the Indian audience is now more open to diverse content, and says it is the era where one can afford to be brave and speak about the unspoken.... read..

Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan discharged from hospital

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 19, 2019 2:11:36 AM IST
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was discharged from a hospital here on Friday after being admitted here following some routine checkup.... read..

RIL's logs strong Q2 performance, net profit up 18%

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Reliance Industries (RIL) on Friday reported a 18.34 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit for the quarter ended September at Rs 11,262 crore, on the back of strong performance in its oil to chemical business.... read..

Sooraj Pancholi says 'apna time aayega'

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Actor Sooraj Pancholi, who will next be seen onscreen in "Satellite Shankar" four years after his debut film "Hero" disappointed at the box-office, believes in the maxim "apna time aayega".... read..

Nidhhi Agerwal: KL Rahul and I are good friends

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Speculations have been rife that actress Nidhhi Agerwal is dating cricketer KL Rahul. Now, the "Munna Michael" actress has set the record straight, saying that they are just "good friends".... read..

Milind Soman, wife Ankita vacay in Iceland

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
Super hunk Milind Soman and his wife Ankita Konwar have been painting the social media scene red with pics of their Iceland vacation.... read..

Sebi tightens norms for resignation of auditors

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
In the wake of a number of resignations in listed companies off late, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Friday floated stricter disclosure norms for resignation of auditors.... read..

Corrupt Congress-NCP did maximum harm to people: PM (Lead)

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday accused the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party alliance of doing the maximum harm to the state and country because of its corruption.... read..

Salman Khan's aide Shera joins Shiv Sena

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 19, 2019 2:11:32 AM IST
With 3 days to go for Assembly polls in Maharashtra, Bollywood actor Salman Khan's long-time aide Gurmeet Singh alias Shera on Friday joined Shiv Sena.... read..

Policy space exists to address growth concerns: RBI Governor

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
In what could mean further rate cuts by India's central bank, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das has said at the bi-monthly monetary policy committee (MPC) meeting here earlier this month that "there is policy space to address growth concerns", according to the... read..

Isha Ambani announces new award category at Jio MAMI fest starting next year

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
The Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival with Star will have a new category of award next year onward, Isha Ambani has announced.... read..

ED grills Praful Patel along with Wadhawans

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Enforcement Directorate on Friday grilled former Union minister Praful Patel for his links with Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Iqbal Mirchi in a money laundering case and also confronted him with the promoters and directors of the Housing Development and... read..

Virat Kohli's superhero avatar Super V on TV soon

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Star cricketer Virat Kohli will soon be seen in an animated superhero avatar in the small screen series, "Super V".... read..

Priyanka Chopra, Parineeti enter the 'Frozen' world (Lead)

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas along with her sister and actress Parineeti Chopra will be dubbing for the Hindi version of Hollywood animated movie "Frozen 2".... read..

Conflicting reports continue on Big B's health (2nd lead)

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
While the latest position on Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's health continues to be unclear, sources at "Kaun Banega Crorepati" have said the megastar is expected to resume shooting for the popular quiz show on Tuesday.... read..

EC seizes over 78 lakhs unaccounted cash from Colaba assembly constituency

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 19, 2019 1:11:41 AM IST
The Election Commission (EC) on Friday seized over Rs 78 lakhs unaccounted cash in Colaba assembly constituency in poll-bound Maharashtra.... read..

Corrupt Congress-NCP did maximum harm to Maha: PM

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi charged the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party of doing maximum harm to the state and country because of its corruption, here on Friday.... read..

OTT gives you real space: Sheetal Thakur

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Vikrant Massey's beau Sheetal Thakur, who features in the Netflix film "Upstarts", feels the digital platform is quite helpful for artistes.... read..

Shagun Pandey: Feel guilty if I miss my workout

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Television star Shagun Pandey has undergone a massive physical transformation.... read..

Mumbai : EC conducts check on Supriya Sule helicopter, nothing objectionable found

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 9:11:35 PM IST
A flying squad of the Election Commission on Friday conducted a check on the helicopter of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Supriya Sule at the Mahalaxmi Race Course helipad here.... read..

PMC Bank case: HDIL promoters Rakesh and Sarang Wadhwan sent to ED custody till Oct 22

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 7:41:39 PM IST
A special PMLA court here on Friday sent Housing Development and Infrastructure Limited (HDIL) promoters Rakesh and Sarang Wadhwan to Enforcement Directorate (ED) custody till October 22 in connection with the Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank... read..

RIL records Rs 11,262 cr net profit in Q2 of FY20, up by 18 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 9:41:35 PM IST
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Friday reported a net profit of Rs 11,262 crore for the quarter ending September 2019, an increase of 18.3 per cent on a year-to-year basis.... read..

Farhan Akhtar's cryptic tweet a dig at PMC Bank scam?

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
While the entire nation is concerned over the Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative (PMC) bank scam and many account holders have embraced death, Bollywood actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar's latest tweet seems to be a dig at the issue.... read..

Winning National Award a shot in the arm: Chandrachoor Rai

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
It's been over two months since the 66th National Film Awards were announced, and actor Chandrachoor Rai, who received a Special Mention for his film "Kadakh", still cannot get over the surprise. He feels the feat will give his acting career a boost.... read..

Mumbai: 4 injured as truck falls off flyover after hitting auto, taxi

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 6:11:34 AM IST
Four people were injured as a speeding truck on Thursday night fell off a flyover after hitting an auto and a taxi on Western Expressway Highway near Vile Parle area.... read..

Taapsee Pannu: Actresses still get 5-10% pay compared to actors

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
Taapsee Pannu, who next will be seen onscreen in "Saand Ki Aankh", has said that actresses still get five to 10 per cent pay as compared to the total payment of male actors, primarily because the audience watches more male-driven films.... read..

Shahbaz Nadeem replaces Kuldeep Yadav in third Test match against South Africa

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 9:11:36 PM IST
India spinner Shahbaz Nadeem on Friday was included in the team's squad for the third Test match against South Africa, replacing Kuldeep Yadav.... read..

Sensex ends 246 points higher, Yes Bank climbs by 8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 5:11:37 PM IST
Equity benchmark indices extended morning gains on Friday and ended with gains of 0.6 per cent as global peers slumped after China's GDP growth slipped to a 27-year low of 6 per cent in the third quarter of 2019.... read..

MCA to hold condolence meeting for Madhav Apte

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 1:11:46 PM IST
Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) will hold a condolence meeting for former India opener Madhav Apte, who passed away late last month, on October 22.... read..

INOX group director: Steady rise in cinema biz over past 3 years

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
The regular ticket-paying audience always complains about expensive multiplex tickets and many even blame the steep prices for declining footfalls in theatres. INOX group director Siddharth Jain however does not agree.... read..

On 'Bigg Boss', Sidharth must control temper: Aastha Chaudhary

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
"Bigg Boss 13" contestant Sidharth Shukla needs to control his temper. This was revealed by Aastha Chaudhary, Sidharth's former co-star on "Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na". The two have known each other for over a decade.... read..

Rs 15.5 crore illegal cash seized in Mumbai so far: IT

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
The Income Tax Department said on Thursday it has seized illegal cash amounting to around Rs 15.50 crore in Mumbai since the Model Code of Conduct for the October 21 Maharashtra assembly elections came into force.... read..

Sooraj Pancholi: Don't have patience to wait 14-20 years for judgement

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Actor Sooraj Pancholi broke down discussing the court case regarding his involvement in late girlfriend Jiah Khan's suicide over six years ago. Interacting with the media at the trailer launch of his next film, "Satellite Shankar", Sooraj used the occasio... read..

Zaan Khan on why he loves being part of 'Hamari Bahu Silk'

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
"Hamari Bahu Silk" actor Zaan Khan says he loves playing his role in the show as it is multilayered.... read..

When Aditya Seal made Krystle D’souza nervous

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Actress Krystle Dsouza says she was initially nervous about working with "Student Of The Year 2" actor Aditya Seal on the series "Fittrat".... read..

Ansh Bagri looks forward to shoot for his film 'Vellapanti'

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
"Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji" actor Ansh Bagri is eagerly waiting to shoot for his film "Vellapanti", which is expected to go on floors next month.... read..

Did Akshay Kumar try to set up Riteish with Vidya Balan?

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Actor Akshay Kumar is quite a prankster and his "Housefull 4" co-star Riteish Deshmukh knows it well.... read..

Model Sanjna Singh to make her TV debut on 'Yehh Jadu Hai Jinn Ka'

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Model Sanjna Singh will make her debut on TV with the new show "Yehh Jadu Hai Jinn Ka". She will be seen playing actor Vikram Singh Chauhan's fiancee in the show.... read..

EC issues notice to BJP Mumbai chief for delivering 'provocative speech'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 18, 2019 2:41:34 PM IST
Election Commission has issued a notice to Mumbai BJP chief, Mangal Prabhat Lodha for delivering a 'provocative speech' during an election campaign.... read..

'I Know You' is a horror film with logic: Actor Mujahid Khan

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Actor Mujahid Khan, who will next be seen in "I Know You", has said that the upcoming horror film is very logical unlike other Hindi films of the genre.... read..

Maharashtra Cyber Cell ropes in Logically to fight fake news

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
Maharashtra Cyber Cell has roped in Artificial Intelligence (AI) start-up Logically to fight news ahead of the Assembly elections in the state.... read..

Arjun Kapoor: I've been a fan of chick flicks

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Actor Arjun Kapoor, who has come out with a digital property called "Arjun Recommends", says he has been a fan of chick flicks and has binged on it since his younger years.... read..

EC notice to Mumbai BJP chief on communal speech

Mumbai |Friday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
The Election Commission on Thursday issued a show-cause notice to Mumbai chief of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party Mangal Prabhat Lodha for his alleged communal remarks during the ongoing poll campaign.... read..
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