• Amitabh Bachchan And Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Launch Jewellery Showroom At A Star-Studded Event

    Chennaiites thronged to the much awaited launch of Kalyan Jewellers’ first showroom in Chennai. Kalyan Jewellers brand ambassadors and mega stars of Indian celluloid Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Prabhu Ganesan, Nagarjuna, Shivaraj Kumar, Manju Warrier and Vikram Prabhu regaled the crowd at the inauguration of Kalyan Jewellers’ 50th showroom in South India and 78th store globally.

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  • Flashback: When Shah Rukh Khan Handed Over His Award To Salman Khan

    Lets take you to the flashback in 1998, where a golden moment was created between Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan. In 1998 at Zee Cine Awards Shah Rukh Khan handed over his Best Actor Award to Salman Khan stating, “ I am going to call on the stage a gentleman who is going to thank everyone else on my behalf because he (Salman Khan) feels I get all the awards and he doesn’t gets it.” Salman Khan gleefully walked up the stage taking awards from Shah Rukh Khan’s hand.

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  • Home alone: why Goa has the highest proportion of locked houses in India

    Goa is witnessing a realty boom. The love affair began suddenly, but it took some time for Haryana-based businessman Rajeev Deswal (name changed) to express his feelings. When he had saved enough money, he gave his love a seal of permanence and bought an apartment in Goa. Deswal’s flat in Benaulim in south Goa is redolent of the spirit of the state—bright and breezy—but it remains locked for most part of the year.

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  • Rafales add to India’s strike ability: Xinhua

    Comparing Rafale fighters to it’s Chinese counterpart Chengdu J-10, Chinese news agency Xinhua said the Rafale jets add a definite edge to the striking capabilities of the Indian armed forces.

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  • Voice of farmers cannot be suppressed: Sonia Gandhi

    New Delhi, Apr.19 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday said that the voice of India's farming community can never be silenced or suppressed, and any attempt to do so, would be countered with all the power at her command. This energy today is what we need to fight against the injustice to farmers." We (Congress) may be out of power, but there will be no let up in our intensity of fighting for the farmers," she added. Sonia Gandhi said, "By coming here today in such large numbers, you have strengthened our resolve.

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  • Intersex surgeries spark move away from drastic treatment

    She was born to a young Chicago couple, named Jennifer, and grew into a beautiful long-lashed child with wavy dark hair, big brown eyes and a yearning, youthful desire to be just like all the other girls. Jennifer Pagonis was born intersex, an umbrella term for several conditions in which an infant's reproductive anatomy doesn't conform to standard definitions of male or female. Then, as surgical techniques for ambiguous genitals evolved, doctors began performing surgeries on affected infants and encouraged parents to raise children as the sex they visibly resembled.

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  • Bigg Boss 8 Contestants Karishma Tanna And Upen Patel Highest Paid TV Couple?

    Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna who will soon be seen taking on other television couples in the popular dance reality show Nach Baliye 7 is considered as the highest paid television couple. Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna realised their love for each other in the Bigg Boss 8 house when the two were pitted against each other as contestants. Considering their popularity as a hot couple, the makers of the dance reality show, Nach Baliye 7 approached the lovebirds to appear in the show.

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  • Spotted: Kangna Ranaut, Anushka Sharma and Raveena Tandon at the Mumbai airport

    Kangna Ranaut (left), Raveena Tandon (centre) and Anushka Sharma (right) upped the oomph quotient at the Mumbai airport on Thursday

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  • HTC One M9+ takes on Samsung, Motorola and Apple

    HTC has always had multiple variants of mid-range Android phones, but the flagship products has usually remained exclusive. Not anymore because the One M9 has been spun off into the One M9+ and launched in India last week with a bigger screen and slightly different specifications. It is priced at Rs.52,500, and competes with the Samsung Galaxy S6 (32GB Rs.49,900), Motorola Moto Turbo (Rs.41,999) and the iPhone 6 (16GB Rs.53,500).

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  • Seven instances when Vinod Kambli's public posturing proved to be an embarrassment | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Whenever lists are made of rare cricketing talents gone to waste, Vinod Kambli usually features near — if not at — the top. With his latest rant on Twitter, Kambli has once again shown that his temperamental nature makes him his own worst enemy. Shiamak Unwalla lists out the numerous instances in which Kambli antagonised people and wallowed in self-pity. Kambli's latest controversy happened just a few days ago, when tweets surfaced from Kambli's Twitter account bashing Navjot Sidhu and Rameez Raja, who were commentating during an Indian Premier League (IPL) match.

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  • Sourav Ganguly in right place at right time - The Times of India

    Ganguly has reportedly told Jagmohan Dalmiya that he is interested in stepping into the shoes of Duncan Fletcher whose term ended with the 2015 World Cup.

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  • This strange case tied Supreme Court up in knots - The Times of India

    Such was the complex web of relationships woven by a couple in their marital life that even the Supreme Court got tired of finding a solution within the legal framework and asked them to compromise.

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  • Manish Paul Honoured By His Delhi School Faculty

    Manish Paul has been honoured by his Delhi-based school faculty for creating his identity as a successful Bollywood actor and making them proud. Going back to school after years may seem intimidating to a lot of people, not Manish Paul. Little did the humorous actor anticipate that his school faculty would invite him again years after he passed out, not just for nothing, but to honour him?

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  • Vaishali Protests At Pali Hill, writes Twinkle Khanna | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    So, a few hours ago, I saw that everyone was protesting against hawkers in my area, Pali Hill. It was very exciting and I decided that I was also going to be part of this protest. I saw Ranbir Kapoor's daddy, Rishi Kapoor uncle and he was looking very angry. A few people were lying down on the road to protest and I also went to lie down next to them.

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  • Reliance to restart all fuel pump outlets by March 2016

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Reliance Industries Ltd plans to restart its entire 1,400 retail fuel pump outlets in fiscal year ending March 2016, a report on the company website shows. The stations were closed in 2008 when global oil prices urged

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  • Refugees once again: Sri Lankan family returns to India - The Times of India

    Five Sri Lankan refugees -- including a man, his wife and three daughters – returned to India on Friday after they found it difficult to make a living in their homeland.

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  • Owners of first Maruti 800 call for car to be restored, placed in a museum

    New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): The owners of the first Maruti 800, which rolled out in 1983, have called for the car to be restored and have appealed to the automobile manufacturers to place it in a museum and receive recognition as being the earliest vehicle to be launched by the company. "My late father-in-law Harpal Singh considered receiving the first car a blessing because he had been selected from lakhs of people. The then-prime minister herself gave us the keys to the car, so it is a very important relic for us," Tejinder Ahluwalia, the owner's son-in-law told ANI.

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  • Xi Jinping calls on PM Modi to help build China's Bengaluru - The Times of India

    The historic city of Xi'an in northwest China is busy developing a new software city inspired by the Bengaluru model.

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  • New releases are dull, Emraan Hashmi's MR. X (3D) leads!

    By Abid, Glamsham Editorial As was the likely scenario, the new releases of the current week- Bhatts' venture, MR. X (3D), the Kalki Koechlin starrer, MARGARITA WITH A STRAW, as also the mythological NANAK SHAH FAKIR, have opened to a very dull start. Meanwhile, last week's Sunny Leone starrer, EK PAHELI LEELA, could not quite capitalize on a decent 15 crore opening weekend, during the weekdays, despite the single screens putting up a good show. The film ended the opening week netting in the 22-24 crore band as per early estimates.

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  • The entire world is looking at India

    NDA government's good governance and correct approach have been acknowledged and appreciated worldwide

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