Sonakshi Sinha is an absolute rockstar

Sonakshi Sinha is an absolute rockstar: Tahir Raj Bhasin

New Delhi, June 9 - Actor Tahir Raj Bhasin has heaped praised on his "Force 2" co-star Sonakshi Sinha, saying that she is an "absolute rockstar"."I have to say that in this...
HC notice to Jaitley on Kejriwal's plea

Delhi High Court notice to Jaitley on Kejriwal’s plea

New Delhi, July 13 - The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on a plea filed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal seeking stay on the...

Indian student creates innovative emoji handbags

London, June 17 - An Indian fashion design student of the Birmingham City University has created an LED emoji-inspired handbag which she hopes will get people talking.Emoji are ideograms and smileys used...
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali no more

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali no more

Los Angeles, June 4 - Legendary former heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, who had been hospitalised following respiratory problems, has passed away, a family spokesman said."After a 32-year battle with Parkinson's disease,...
Government avoiding Parliament on key issues

Government avoiding Parliament on key issues: Yechury

New Delhi, July 4 - The Narendra Modi government is taking all major decisions unilaterally without discussing them in Parliament, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury has said.“The government is taking all key...

Rs.1 lakh crore for road infrastructure in northeast: Gadkari

New Delhi, May 28 - Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said that the government will invest Rs.one lakh crore in the northeast region to develop road infrastructure...
Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh

Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh

Dhaka, July 1 - A Hindu priest was hacked to death on Friday in Jhenaidah district, the latest of dozens of brutal attacks in Bangladesh. Shaymanonda Das, 50, was preparing for morning prayers...

Sexualisaton of female characters in video games waning

New York, July 19  The tendency to depict female video game characters in secondary roles and sexualise them more than primary characters has diminished in recent years, say a study.The findings...
Uncertain global cues subdue equity markets

Brexit forecast pulls down key Indian equity indices sharply

Mumbai, June 24 - Amid predictions that Britain has opted out of the European Union in a historic referendum, key Indian equity indices were trading sharply lower on Friday with barely an...
India Russia's 'privileged strategic partner': Putin

India Russia’s ‘privileged strategic partner’: Putin

Moscow, Oct 13 - President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Russia remained the top supplier of advanced weapons and defence technology to its "privileged strategic partner" India and added that Moscow and...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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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...