• Shiv Sena takes a jibe on Naseeruddin Shah over Indo-Pak remarks | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Shah, in an interview to an entertainment website, had reportedly expressed regret on the animosity between both the countries and had said that Indians were being brain-washed to believe that Pakistan is an enemy. "The answer to his (Shah's) question on why is there so much hatred for Pakistan can be given by those who lost their near and dear ones during the 26/11 attacks. Pakistan continues to engage in bloodshed.

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  • Femina Miss India 2015: Gautam Gulati, John Abraham, Shilpa Shetty Glam Up

    The star-studded grand finale of Femina Miss India 2015 was held on Saturday, March 28, in Mumbai. Delhi girl Aditi Arya was crowned as the winner of Miss India World 2015, while Vartika Singh was crowned the second runner-up. Many Bollywood celebrities

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  • No Indian cricketer in ICC's World Cup XI led by Brendon McCullum

    No Indian cricketer has found a place in the ICC's World Cup XI despite the Indian team making it to the semifinals of the event. The ICC World Cup XI is dominated by runners-up New Zealand rather than champions Australia with Black Caps skipper Brendon McCullum as its captain. India, the defending champions, had bowed out after a semifinal loss to Australia.

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  • The God and the godfather: Twitter erupts after Srinivasan gets booed at Melbourne - Firstpost

    When Mark Nicholas read out the names of those on the dais, N Srinivasan was welcomed with a bellowing "boo" from the audience at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

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  • Hit And Run Case: Salman Khan’s Driver Says He Was Driving The Car

    Today, on March 30, 2015, Salman Khan’s driver was present in the court saying that it was not the actor driving the car, but he was driving the car at the time of accident in 2002 which killed one person and injured four. For the first time in 13 years, Salman Khan gave his statement on 2002 hit and run case on March 27, 2015.

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  • My Choice: Deepika Padukone’s Short Video Will Surely Get You Goosebumps

    Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone recently revealed about her depression and how she was struggling through it. Deepika Padukone featured in a short video titled ‘My Choice’ spreading the message of voice equality for females in all spheres of life. The video is surely going to get you goosebumps hearing the truth, which happens with every woman in her life.

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  • Gurgaon girl on top of the world after winning Miss India crown

    It was the search for such platforms that took me to the Miss India pageant. Recalling the moment when her name was announced as the winner, Aditi said she almost froze and could not react for a few minutes.

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  • Baby girl born with 'trunk' labelled as 'Ganesha' in Aligarh

    Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 29 (ANI): A baby girl born with a 'trunk' has become the center of attraction in a village in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, as people are flocking to see her believing that she is an incarnation of Lord Ganesha. Born on Thursday, the child has a protuberance between her two eyes which people believe resembles the trunk of Lord Ganesha. "My sister-in-law gave birth to a girl at 7:00 a.m. and her face looks exactly like Lord Ganesha.

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  • Katrina Kaif's Madame Tussauds Wax Statue: Photos

    Some say she can’t act, others credit her success to Salman Khan.. but there is no denying the fact that Katrina Kaif is one of the most successful actress in the history of Indian Cinema. The actress has been immortalised at the Madame Tussauds in London, where her wax statue was finally unveiled for public viewing. Katrina was picked ahead of her contemporaries like Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone, as she received the highest number of votes out of the 225,000 votes that were cast.

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  • Iraq’s heaviest man undergoes a bariatric surgery in Delhi, all set to lose 150 kgs in the next year

    Imagine if you weighed 300 kgs how difficult it would be for you to move around and perform the simplest of tasks. Ali Saddam from Iraq had a similar lifestyle. The 43-year-old Iraqi national is known as Iraq’s heaviest man and underwent the surgery on March 23.

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  • Should you buy Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana? - The Economic Times

    The launch of Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana (SSY) by the government for the girl child has sparked considerable interest given its tax benefit and interest rate higher than Public Provident Fund. For 2014-15, the interest rate for PPF is 8.7% while the SSY offers 9.1%. This is because interest rates could fall in the future. Given that the investors are investing for a period of 10 years or more, a combination of equity mutual funds and SSY will generate better returns.

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  • President confers Bharat Ratna on Malviya, Padma awards

    Noted educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya was on Monday posthumously conferred the Bharat Ratna, country’s highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee. A host of other other personalities included veteran BJP leader L.K. Advani and Punjab Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Parkash Singh Badal, were honoured with Padma awards by Mr. Mukherjee at a glittering ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. Members of Malviya’s family received the Bharat Ratna from Mr. Mukherjee at the traditional ceremony held in the historic Durbar Hall with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley along with other senior cabinet ministers in attendance.

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  • 11-year-old girl denied burial over caste issue

    Differences over caste haunt not just the living but also the dead, as the controversy over the burial of 11-year-old Swetha, who died of cancer in the city, indicates. The local community in Hennur refused to allow the girl’s burial as she belonged to a different caste. With no option left, the bereaved family was forced to transport Swetha’s body to their home town Krishnagiri in Tamil Nadu on Sunday. Devi Chikkamma, Swetha’s aunt, said though the family was from Krishnagiri, they had been living in Babusapalya, near Hennur, for the past 30 years.

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  • Astrologer predicts AAP will collapse by 2017 | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    In December 2013, astrologer Sushil Chaturvedi predicted that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) would either witness infighting or withdrawal of support by the Congress. Kejriwal's popularity, he said, would take a hit, and by November 2014, those who once supported him would oppose him. Looking at the current scenario, it is safe to say that Chaturvedi's predictions have come true. Chaturvedi, who has decades' worth of experience penning astrology columns for national dailies, had more predictions in store for AAP.

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  • Yuva Sena means Saina, puts Sania on poster instead

    Mumbai: Saina Nehwal did India proud by becoming the first woman shutteler and only the second Indian player to be the World No 1 during the recently concluded India Open Super Series in New Delhi. Sania Mirza jumped to her career-best rank of three in the doubles, following her stupendous title win at the BNP Paribas Open with Swiss great Martina Hingis and hence, deserve all the praise.

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  • Neetu and Rishi Kapoor with PM Narendra Modi: Photo

    Neetu Kapoor has posted a picture with the Prime Minster of India Narendra Modi. The picture also has her husband Rishi Kapoor. The photo is interesting because Neetu calls it a sight where two strong intense personalities are listening to a ‘simpleton’ like her with interest. Two strong intense pple listening to a simpleton with so much interest” Neetu posted on Facebook.

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  • The insane ways the human body changes during long-term spaceflight

    Most astronauts only spend six months at a time in that environment on the International Space Station (ISS), floating 250 miles above the Earth. On March 27 however, NASA and the Russian Federal Space Agency sent three astronauts to the ISS — they will be the first people to spend a continuous year in space. Tests performed on these astronauts will get us closer to understanding what could happen on longer space exploration missions, like visiting Mars — a journey that will take at least six months each way.

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  • 87-kg gold seized near Siliguri in record haul

    The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) officials seized 87.05 kg gold concealed in a car near Siliguri on Friday night, setting a record for the largest seizure of gold by any agency in India. The car, headed towards Kolkata, was coming from Myanmar and the gold in the form of bars was hidden in its door panel. “The earlier record haul was of about 60 kg by the Gujarat police in Ahmedabad a few months ago,” KVS Singh, additional director general of the Kolkata zonal unit, told HT. “Acting on a tip off, our men intercepted the car on the outskirts of Siliguri and recovered 87.058 kg gold valued at Rs 23.5 crore.

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  • Govt targets 1 cr consumers to give up LPG subsidy

    Government expects that about one crore well off consumers will surrender the subsidy on cooking gas after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal to people not to take subsidy if they can afford to buy LPG at market price. "The target is one crore. Let us see how many more people decide to surrender LPG subsidy," a top government functionary said. There are about 15.3 crore LPG consumers in the country.

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  • Delhi village sees 'tiger' in its midst - The Economic Times

    NEW DELHI: Rarely do residents of the capital claim to have spotted a leopard or a tiger in their colony. The first alarm was sounded around mid-February days after which a leopard was actually found dead in the area. Fear has gripped residents of this northeast Delhi area and they claim to have spotted the carnivore drinking water from a tube well in one of the fields. While it has not been ascertained yet if it's a tiger, leopard or a hyena, farmers here have stopped going to fields and sending their children to schools.

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