Thursday, January 24, 2019

I feel responsible: Karan Johar on Pandya, Rahul row

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Karan Johar feels "very responsible" about the repercussions that cricketers Hardik Pandya and K.L. Rahul have faced since they made some misogynistic remarks on his chat show but says he has no control over answers that come his way.... read..

Sell-off in ITC, negative global cues pushes Sensex 0.92% lower (Roundup)

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Negative global cues and a last hour sell-off in the index heavyweight ITC pushed the key equity indices down on Wednesday. The Sensex ended 336 points lower and the Nifty finished the day's trade session at 10,831.... read..

Maharashtra Congress celebrates Priyanka Gandhi's political debut

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
The Maharashtra Congress on Wednesday celebrated Priyanka Gandhi-Vadra's political debut with many activists appealing to her to contest from Mumbai.... read..

Swara Bhaskar finds it tough to call out patriarchy at home

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Actress Swara Bhasker, who finds it strange that her beau Himanshu Sharma doesn't discuss his work with her, says it is very tough to call out patriarchy among one's own loved ones.... read..

Sahil Khattar wants to host more TV show

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
After hosting the dance-based TV show "Dance India Dance", Sahil Khattar hopes he gets a chance to host more shows on the small screen.... read..

Dheeraj Dhoopar to host grand finale of 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa'

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Model-turned-actor Dheeraj Dhoopar has been roped in as a celebrity host of the grand finale of the show "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa".... read..

Still wondering which art form to use in 'Baaghi 3': Tiger Shroff

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Actor Tiger Shroff, who will be seen in "Baaghi 3", says the makers of the action drama are still wondering which action art form they should use in the movie.... read..

Government CIOs to focus on AI, cybersecurity in 2019: Gartner

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST
Government Chief Information Officers (CIOs) are likely to focus technology investments on Artificial Intelligence (AI), data analytics and cybersecurity in 2019, market research firm Gartner said on Wednesday.... read..

Reliance among top 250 world retailers in 2017: Deloitte

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:04 PM IST
The global retailing industry saw a record growth in revenue in 2017 with the top 250 companies increasing their revenue by over 83 per cent, according to a latest report by a professional services multinational that said Reliance Retail was the only Indi... read..

I've had no involvement in my father's business: Shilpa Shetty

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra on Wednesday said she has had no involvement in her late father's business, amid reports that she, her mother and her sister are being dragged to court over a Rs 21 lakh loan taken by Surendra Shetty.... read..

Sensex ends 336 points lower led by sell-off in ITC (Second Lead)

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
After a largely choppy trade session for the better part of Wednesday the Sensex closed 336 points lower owing to the last hour selling in index heavyweight ITC, which missed estimates in its quarterly result.... read..

Farhan, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy to perform at Lalkaar concert

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Actor Farhan Akhtar, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and Shaan among other performers will take the stage at the Lalkaar concert here on February 14, taking forward a message on women empowerment.... read..

Akshay Kumar, Kareena start shooting for 'Good News'

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST
Actor Akshay Kumar on Wednesday started shooting with actress Kareena Kapoor Khan for their upcoming film "Good News".... read..

Boman Irani to launch his production house

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:04 PM IST
Actor Boman Irani has invited "Birdman" screenwriter Alexander Dinelaris to India to launch his production house on Thursday.... read..

Ammy Virk to make Bollywood debut with ‘83’

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
Punjabi singer-actor Ammy Virk is happy to make his debut in the Hindi film industry with the upcoming film "83" starring Ranveer Singh -- on India's debut World Cup win in cricket.... read..

Shooting 'Satellite Shankar' across India amazing: Sooraj Pancholi

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
Actor Sooraj Pancholi has completed the shooting of his new movie "Satellite Shankar", and says travelling across India for the film has been a good source of learning.... read..

Ahead of R-Day, 9 IS suspects arrested in Maharashtra (Lead)

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
In a swoop ahead of Republic Day, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has arrested nine youths including a 17-year-old boy - who were detained earlier - for alleged links with the Islamic State (IS) terror group and plans to create criminal disturb... read..

Now SBI chases Mehul Choksi for Rs 405 crore loan default

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:04 PM IST
In a new development, the State Bank of India (SBI) on Wednesday moved to recover loan outstandings of Rs 405 crore from absconding diamantaire Mehul Choksi, his family and companies.... read..

Honoured to be part of 'Slumdog Millionaire': Anil Kapoor

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 AM IST
As the Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" on Wednesday completed a decade since its release in 2009, actor Anil Kapoor said he feels honoured to be its part.... read..

Hrithik is looking better than before, says Tiger Shroff

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 12:15:05 PM IST
Actor Tiger Shroff has praised actor Hrithik Roshan, whom he will be seen sharing screen space with in an upcoming actioner and said that he is looking even better and younger now than he did in his debut film "Kaho Na Pyaar Hai", which released almost tw... read..

9 terror suspects detained in Maharashtra

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 12:15:05 PM IST
Ahead of Republic Day, the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) has detained nine youths suspected of terror links and plans to create criminal disturbances in the state, official sources said here on Wednesday.... read..

Markets open on positive note

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 10:15:04 AM IST
The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) opened on a positive note on Wednesday during the morning trade session.... read..

Rap used to naturally excite me: Ranveer Singh

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:13 AM IST
Bollywood star Ranveer Singh, who is scoring chartbuster success with his hip-hop artiste avatar for "Gully Boy", says he had an affinity towards the genre since his childhood and loves music by Eminem.... read..

Anupam Kher, Jimmy Fallon meet, share mutual admiration

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 12:45:04 PM IST
Veteran actor Anupam Kher met Jimmy Fallon and said that he is admires the TV show host and comedians work.... read..

Sensex down over 120 points, Nifty below 10,900 (Lead)

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST
Indian markets traded on a choppy note during Wednesday afternoon's trade session over concerns of slowing global economy and the ongoing US-China trade tension. Sensex lost over 120 points and the Nifty slid below the 10,900 mark.... read..

Iconic Bollywood singers in search of soulful voice

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
Popular singers like Adnan Sami, Kanika Kapoor and Armaan Malik, along with the legendary A.R. Rahman, are all set to find a soulful new voice in the upcoming music reality TV show "The Voice India".... read..

Ahead of R-Day, 9 IS suspects nabbed in Maharashtra (2nd Lead)

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:04 PM IST
In a swoop ahead of Republic Day, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has arrested nine youths, including a 17-year-old boy, who were detained earlier, for alleged links with the Islamic State terror group and plans to create criminal disturbances ... read..

Bharti Infratel Q3 profit up 11%

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
Telecom tower infrastructure provider Bharti Infratel on Wednesday reported a rise of nearly 11 per cent in its consolidated net profit during the quarter ended December on a year-on-year basis.... read..

IndiGo posts 75% fall in Q3 profits

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 9:45:04 PM IST
InterGlobe Aviation Ltd-owned India's biggest airline by market share, IndiGo, posted a 75 per cent fall in its third-quarter profit to Rs 190.89 crore due to high fuel prices and rupee depreciation, the airline said on Wednesday.... read..

Budget to be dedicated to farmers: Agriculture Minister

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Wednesday said the Budget will be dedicated to farmers in the country as part of the government efforts to double their income by 2022.... read..

Will not apologize to Shri Rajput Karni Sena, says Kangana Ranaut

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
Actress Kangana Ranaut, whose forthcoming film 'Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi' has sailed through many controversies, has said she will not apologize to rightwing Shri Rajput Karni Sena for the statement she made against them.... read..

Kangana was born to play role of Rani Laxmibai onscreen, says Manoj Kumar

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
Veteran actor-filmmaker Manoj Kumar has praised actress Kanagna Ranaut after watching her forthcoming film 'Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi' by saying that she was born to play the character of Rani Laxmbai onscreen.... read..

Maharashtra ration shops to offer basic banking services

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 8:45:06 PM IST
In a unique initiative, the Maharashtra government has collaborated with the private sector Yes Bank to enable Fair Price Shops to offer limited banking services to the far flung rural populations, an official said on Tuesday.... read..

Sensex down 200 points, Auto stocks shed 1% (Lead)

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
The Sensex shed over 200 points during the afternoon trade session on Tuesday over negative global cues.... read..

Bodybuilder Varinder Singh Ghuman joins 'Marjaavaan'

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 7:45:06 PM IST
Jalandhar-based bodybuilder Varinder Singh Ghuman has joined the cast of upcoming film "Marjaavaan".... read..

Madhavan's painfully long transformation for 'Rocketry...'

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 PM IST
Actor R. Madhavan says getting the look of scientist and aerospace engineer S. Nambi Narayanan for "Rocketry - The Nambi Effect" was a "painfully long" process.... read..

Richa Chadha calls Akshaye Khanna 'underrated, intelligent'

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Actress Richa Chadha says her "Section 375" co-actor Akshaye Khanna is brilliant, but underrated.... read..

Gauri & Nainika's new LFW line reflects freedom

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:14 PM IST
Designer duo Gauri and Nainika, who are coming back from a hiatus to showcase at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer/Resort 2019, will feature a line they hope will evoke a sense of freedom.... read..

Ex-PM Manmohan Singh completes the #10Yearchallenge post heart surgery

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who will complete a decade after a successful heart surgery on Thursday, is the unexpected new entrant on the #10Yearchallenge on social media, an official said on Tuesday.... read..

Sebi gives notice to Raymond on market rule violations (Lead)

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 8:45:06 PM IST
Capital markets regulator Sebi has issued a show cause notice to textiles major Raymond citing several violations of the securities market.... read..

10 years post-26/11, Navy launches biggest coastal defence exercise

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
Over a decade after the 26/11 Mumbai terror strikes, the Indian Navy has launched "Sea Vigil", a first of its kind and biggest coastal two-day defence exercise off the 7,516-km-long Indian coastline, involving all 13 coastal states, Union Territories and ... read..

Sensex ends 136 points down over growth concerns (Second Lead)

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Sensex and Nifty ended lower on Tuesday in line with global markets over concerns of global growth as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut its GDP growth forecasts citing concerns over Sino-US trade tensions.... read..

Entertainment industry is run by a glamorous mafia: Pahlaj Nihalani

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST
"Rangeela Raja", Pahlaj Nihalani-backed comeback vehicle for Govinda, did not open well. Nihalani says it is because his film did not get the theatres required as the entertainment industry is run by a "glamorous mafia".... read..

Sun Phrama stocks jump 5% after clarifications

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 12:15:04 PM IST
Drug major Sun Phrama's shares gained over 5 per cent during Tuesday's morning trade session after clarifications by the company on various issues including its dealing with Suraksha Realty.... read..

'Photograph' to release on March 8 (Lead)

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 PM IST
Filmmaker Ritesh Batra's upcoming film "Photograph" is slated to hit the silver screen on March 8.... read..

Social message with dose of entertainment reaches more people: Anil Kapoor

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:04 PM IST
Popular Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor, who has come on board for a TV show which addresses the issue of sanitation, says every story reaches out to a larger audience much better when it is woven with entertainment.... read..

Mumbai's Sophia College to turn backdrop for LFW finale

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan will be the showstopper for the grand finale of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer/Resort 2019 at Sophia College here.... read..

On Thackeray's birth anniversary, warring allies BJP-Sena try to patch-up

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 8:45:06 PM IST
On the eve of the 93rd birth anniversary of Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday attempted to mollify its warring ally with a Rs 100-crore gift for the proposed Thackeray memorial.... read..

Reliance Nippon Life Asset posts Rs.110 crore net for Q3

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management (RNAM), asset manager of Reliance Mutual Fund, on Tuesday said it closed the third quarter of the current fiscal with a net profit of about Rs 110 crore.... read..

Working to resolve issues raised in Sebi show cause notice: Raymond

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Textiles major Raymond on Tuesday said it is working with its legal advisors to resolve the issues raised in the show cause notice to the company served by market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi).... read..

Kangana Ranaut sports khadi in 'Manikarnika'

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut, who essays the title role in the epic drama "Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi", will be seen wearing the heritage Indian fabric Khadi, an official said here on Tuesday.... read..
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