Smita Patil was truly a gift: Amitabh Bachchan

Mumbai, Apr 30 (PTI) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, while remembering his "Namak Halaal" co-star Smita Patil, says the actress was the strongest woman he knew and her death was a big loss...

Dhoni’s Supergiants need to address bowling woes against MI

Pune, Apr 30 (PTI) On a downward spiral after suffering their fifth loss of the season, debutants Rising Pune Supergiants would look to plug the holes in bowling to get their...

Mallya resigns from Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) Independent MP and liquor baron Vijay Mallya, facing a case of loan default of over Rs 9,400 crore, today resigned from Rajya Sabha, a day before...

Akshay apologises after bodyguard punches fan

Mumbai, Apr 30 (PTI) Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has publicly apologised to a fan after his bodyguard punched him at Mumbai airport. Calling the incident "unfortunate and uncalled for", the 49-year-old "Airlift"...

Kerala CM-designate talks tough on influence peddling, graft

Thiruvananthapuram, May 24 - CPI-M leader and Kerala chief minister-designate Pinarayi Vijayan said on Tuesday that his government will have no place for influence peddling and graft.Even before assuming office, "some people...

Six missing in China landslide

Beijing, May 29 - Six people in China's Zhejiang province were reported missing after their houses were buried by a landslide on Sunday.The landslide occurred in Jiande city, following heavy downpour in...
Sonakshi Sinha 29th birthday

Celebs wish Sonakshi Sinha on her 29th Birthday

 Mumbai, June 2 -Bollywood celebrities like Huma Qureshi and Athiya Shetty on Thursday wished actress Sonakshi Sinha a "HAPPIEST" 29th birthday.They hope the "fun" and their "champion" actress has a year...
elecom regulator to ask operators

Telecom regulator to ask operators for call masking details

New Delhi, June 7 - The Indian telecom regulator will soon ask service providers to give details of radio link timeout (RLT) or call masking technology used by them.“Before setting up any...

Goa cabinet minister chargesheeted in rioting case

Panaji, June 10 - The Goa Police on Friday charge sheeted Ramesh Tawadkar, sports minister in the BJP-led coalition government, and seven others in a 2009 rioting case at a wildlife...

Modi phenomenon causing sea change in Dalit perception of BJP: Ram Vilas Paswan

New Delhi, June 17 - There is a "sea change" in the perception by Dalits, backward class and scheduled tribes in the last two years towards the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and...

Entertainment

Electronic music is very revolting: Muzaffar Ali

Lucknow, Feb 24. Filmmaker-fashion designer Muzaffar Ali believes he has a "global outlook to music", but the director of the classic Bollywood movie "Umrao Jaan"...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...