• SRK, Aamir promote 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan', Salman 'touched'

    Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan's gesture of promoting "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" has touched the "Dabangg" actor Salman Khan, who has "thanked" his colleagues for supporting his forthcoming film. Both Shah Rukh and Aamir shared the first look of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" on their respective social media pages. The "extremely happy" Salman took to micro-blogging website Twitter on Wednesday, and wrote: "Thanking sharukh n amir for the 1st look of bajrangi bhaijaan.

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  • Bill Gates just described his biggest fear — and it could kill 33 million people in less than a year

    (Inc) Bill Gates. You would think that Bill Gates, the ever-so-friendly richest man in the world, wouldn't be afraid of much.  But as he recently told Ezra Klein at Vox, he does have some major fears for humanity.  "I rate the chance of a nuclear war

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  • As Maggi goes off menu, Nestle gears up for damage control

    All hands are on deck at Nestle India as it grapples with possibly its biggest crisis in three decades. Maggi, India's best known comfort food after staples such as rice, dal and wheat, has been on a downward sales spiral after the Food & Drugs Administration of Uttar Pradesh said it contained lead and mono sodium glutamate (MSG) beyond the permissible limit. Since then, three state governments - Maharashtra, Gujarat and Karnataka - have said they too will test samples of the product, which gives Nestle India almost 30 per cent of its revenues. The central government has said it will look into the matter and so will the country's apex food regulator, the Food Safety & Standards Authority of India.

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  • Billionaire barber: Ramesh Babu

    Rarely do you step into a salon and get a haircut from a billionaire for 100 bucks. At the Inner Space salon, near Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru, you will spot businessman G. Ramesh Babu talking to his clients and giving them new hairstyles. For Ramesh, who’s grandparents are from Anantapur, it has been a story of rags to riches. This was because at that time there was no taxi rental service which rented out luxury cars, even for big delegates,” he says.

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  • Ranbir, John, Amitabh Bachchan, Sachin Tendulkar spend afternoon with Nita and Mukesh Ambani

    Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek, Ranbir Kapoor, Sachin Tendulkar, Nita and Mukesh Ambani came together for the inauguration of JIO garden in Mumbai.

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  • A Pakistani cricket fan’s hilarious take on ‘Big Three’ comprising India, Australia and England

    The ongoing series has witnessed the Pakistani cricket fans embracing the occasion in a manner that will be remembered.

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  • ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ success bash: Kangana Ranaut celebrates with Shahid and Dhanush

    Kangana Ranaut celebrated the success of 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' with Shahid Kapoor, Dhanush, Tanishaa and Sophie.

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  • Meenakshi Dixit: I'm not late to join Bollywood

    By Pankaj Sabnani, Glamsham Editorial She's been acting in South films since 2009 but it's now that actress Meenakshi Dixit will be seen making her Bollywood debut with Kundan Shah's P SE PM TAK. Ask her the reason for delay and she says, "I'm not late to join Bollywood.

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  • Maruti ‘YBA’ sub-4m SUV to be powered by Fiat’s 1.3L diesel engine – Report

    Planned 1.5-liter diesel engine has hit roadblocks. The Maruti YBA (codename for the brand's sub-4 meter offering) is due to launch in India early next year. Several reports indicated that the YBA wil...

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  • India's Mysore crowns new maharaja Yaduveer Wadiyar - BBC News

    A 23-year-old economics graduate from the University of Massachusetts has been crowned the new maharaja of Mysore, titular head of the 600-year-old Wadiyar dynasty in southern India. Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar was anointed at an elaborate ceremony lasting nearly two hours. It was conducted by more than 40 priests across 15 temples spread across the Mysore Palace grounds. Srikantadatta Wadiyar, who died in December 2013, was childless and did not name an heir, but his widow Pramodadevi Wadiyar adopted Yaduveer Gopalraj Urs, a relative, at a ceremony in February.

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  • Oracle won another battle in its epic war with Google, and the whole computer industry is nervous about it

    At issue is whether Google illegally copied part of the Android mobile operating system from a technology called Java, which is now owned by Oracle. Some computer experts argue, however, that the part Google used should be broadly shared to make it easier to build new software programs. The latest thing in Oracle's favor: The Department of Justice has filed an amicus brief siding with Oracle and recommending that the Supreme Court not look at the case (at least not yet).

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  • Manabi Bandopadhyay: India's first transgender college principal

    India is set to get its first transgender college principal. Manabi Bandopadhyay – a transgender from West Bengal – will make history when she takes charge of Krishnagar Women's College in Nadia district on June 9. This is not the first time Bandopadhyay, currently an associate professor in Bengali at the Vivekananda Satobarshiki Mahavidyalaya, has created history for the transgender community.

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  • Know The Unfamiliar Dilemmas Faced by Shireen Mirza urf Simmi of Yeh Hai Mohabbatein

    All is not well with Shireen Mirza urf Simmi Bhalla of Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. Poor Shireen has dislocated one of the bones in her foot. Good for Shireen that the production house gave her holiday, else it would be really difficult for her to work and mend her broken leg.

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  • Why Is Kiran Rao Heartbroken?

    Yes, it seems that director Kiran Rao is indeed nursing a broken heart, but before you gossip-hungry readers out there assume that Aamir Khan has something to do with this, let us assure you that all is well on the marital front. It seems that Rao, who had been spearheading FilmBay, a National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) initiative to provide an alternative, exhibition space for independent and art-house cinema and documentaries, has decided to part ways with the initiative. Confirming the news, Rao said, ''FilmBay was a dream project for me, and when I found an ideal space for it, I took the project to NFDC with a lot of hope and expectation.

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  • Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 8: Shilpa Shetty replaces Remo D'souza as judge | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Not Madhuri Dixit but it is Remo D'souza, who is going to leave Jhalak Dikhla Jaa. Known for her desi thumkas and fit body, Shilpa has previously been a judge for Nach Baliye last season. Says a source, "There were numerous reports that both Karan Johar and Madhuri Dixit will be leaving the show.

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  • A psychologist says these personality types are most likely to clash at work

    Conflict at work is inevitable, but some personalities are more likely to clash than others. To cope with that discord, one company — Wells Fargo — recruited Tim Ursiny, Ph.D., a business psychologist and the founder of Advantage Coaching, to help employees deal with negativity. Ursiny tells Business Insider that conflict within business teams often stems from personality differences.

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  • McDonald's is making 2 major changes to its burgers

    McDonald's is overhauling its business to boost lagging sales, and even the burgers are getting a makeover. McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook announced the changes at a conference in New York on Wednesday. "These little things add up to big differences for our customers," Easterbrook said, according to Bloomberg.

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  • Fawad Khan comes with conditions applied

    It seems current heartthrob, Fawad Khan, comes with too many conditions. Word is that the actor will not be kissing his co-stars in any of his upcoming projects

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  • Iconic motorbike maker Enfield eyes new markets to rev up growth

    By Aditi Shah NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Iconic motorbike maker Royal Enfield, owned by India's Eicher Motors, is planning to push into Latin America and Southeast Asian markets to boost profits, CEO Siddhartha Lal told Reuters on Thursday.

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  • Modi brushes off Singh, trains guns on Sonia and Rahul

    Two prime ministers of India – one present and one former – on Wednesday sparred about the credentials of each other’s government, with Narendra Modi contesting Manmohan Singh’s charge that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) regime was a threat to institutions of democracy and the Constitution. Without referring either to Congress President Sonia Gandhi or Singh by name, Modi suggested she was the one who had been an “unconstitutional” authority exercising “real” power over the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) during the United Progressive Alliance rule, power that had now been restored to constitutional entities.

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