• Shah Rukh Khan: It Is Pathetic Working With Rohit Shetty

    Bollywood King Khan, Shah Rukh Khan has the wittiest sense of humour in the industry and is never afraid to put his thoughts into words. Lately, Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming film with director Rohit Shetty has been making news for one or the other thing and at a recent event, Shah Rukh Khan made some revelation about his film’s director that shocked everyone! Bollywood’s King Khan Shah Rukh Khan and Rohit Shetty last worked together in their super-hit film Chennai Express.

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  • First person: The story behind how Sanjay Gandhi slapped Indira six times at a dinner party

    Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Lewis M Simons was the Washington Post correspondent in Delhi when the Emergency was imposed. Simons recounts how he got the story and the reaction of Sonia and Rajiv Gandhi when he met them long after the Emergency had been lifted. You did a story in the Washington Post quoting an unnamed source who claimed that Sanjay Gandhi had slapped his mother, Indira Gandhi, six times at a dinner party.

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  • #SelfiewithDaughter trolling: On social media, women dare not ‘cross the line’

    #SelfiewithDaughter, an initiative started in a small Haryana village and first highlighted by The Indian Express, has become a rage on Twitter and not for the right reasons. Prime Minister Narendra Modi might have asked people to tweet #SelfiewithDaughter on his Mann Ki Baat address, but all that it has done is highlighted the kind of sexism that exists in the country. Two women who’ve faced the brunt of this sexism are Kavita Krishnan, secretary for the All-India-Progressive Women’s Association (AIPWA) and known advocate for women’s rights, and actor Shruti Seth.

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  • Big B, Salman, Akshay among world’s highest-paid celebs, SRK doesn’t make it to the Forbes list

    Bollywood stalwarts Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni are among the world’s 100 highest-paid celebrities, according to the Forbes’ annual list which is topped by by American boxer Floyd Mayweather. Breaking into the elite global club, Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan are tied for the 71st rank with earnings of 33.5 million dollars each.

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  • Ranbir Kapoor Comes To Abhishek Bachchan’s Rescue And Prevents A Fist Fight!

    It’s not a secret that Bollywood actors Ranbir Kapoor and Abhishek Bachchan, both are self-confessed football lovers. On Sunday, something similar to that happened when Abhishek Bachchan and Ranbir Kapoor were having a football practice match. Soon after the game began, things got out of hand when Abhishek Bachchan lost his cool and snapped at one of the team members.

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  • After she failed to bear a child, husband puts woman in chains - News18.com

    In a horrific case of atrocities, a woman by chained by her husband and in-laws after she failed to bore

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  • Bobby Jindal criticises Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton over gay marriage views

    Indian-American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has lashed out at US President Barack Obama and Democratic presidential aspirant Hillary Clinton for their views on same sex marriage, alleging that they evolved their views based on opinion polls. “Both the President and Hillary evolved their views because of opinion polls. like the Supreme Court,” said Jindal, the 13th Republican aspirant to aim for the White House in 2016 election.

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  • Woman abducted, gangraped by 3 youths in Meerut - News18.com

    A 20-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and gangraped by three youths in Kithore police station area here, police said.

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  • Shashank Vyas Aka Jagya Is Quitting Balika Vadhu?

    One of the most popular serials of Indian television Balika Vadhu has been in news lately as many of its leading actors have left the show and have been replaced. Colors TV’s Balika Vadhu has high TRPs and has still managed to keep the audience hooked, but the serial is lately rumored to have problems. The key character of the serial Jagya (Jagdish) played by Shashank Vyas is apparently leaving the show.

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  • Sheryl Sandberg explains the most valuable aspect of her relationship with Mark Zuckerberg

    Sheryl Sandberg knew when she joined Facebook as its COO in 2007, her success at the company depended on her relationship with founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, she told the graduating class of Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management on Saturday. Sandberg explained how much she admires Zuckerberg's willingness to accept criticism from the people who work for him, saying she knows firsthand that it can be difficult to develop transparency between bosses and employees.

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  • 2 Air India staff suspended after pilgrims were served non-veg food

    If populism and unionism weren't enough to dent Air India's credibility among flyers, the careless and callous staff surely promise its hasty grounding as its customer satisfaction report card took another hit on Saturday. Tempers frayed onboard Leh-Delhi flight on Saturday afternoon when meat was served to some Jain pilgrims returning from Sindhu Darshan festival. The immediate staff suspension was urgent to stop the bad news from going out of airport as the fuming pilgrims landed in Capital.

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  • Eight cool smartphones coming to India soon - The Economic Times

    Smartphone makers from China are making a beeline to India, heading to the market in droves. In the last year itself, we have seen over half a dozen brands enter the Indian market, while many more have consolidated their operations and made a wider user base in the country. And of course, all these brands offer feature-rich smartphones at a fraction of the price of flagship models by Apple, Samsung, Sony etc. Here's our pick of 8 smartphones by Chinese companies that are likely to make their way to India very soon...

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  • 30 injured in Ghaziabad communal violence - News18.com

    Around 30 people, including three policemen, were injured as Hindu and Muslim mobs clashed here in Ghaziabad over the use

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  • #SelfieWithDaughter: Ehsan Jafri's daughter shares 'haunting' reminder of Gujarat riots

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is known for successfully inspiring social media trends. Aimed at creating awareness about and curbing female foeticide that is rampant in several parts of India, the Prime Minister asked people to share selfies with their daughters on social media.The initiative saw a good response with the hashtag becoming the top trend on Facebook and Twitter.

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  • Ramayana not a work of fiction

    An international team of researchers consisting of geneticists, anthropologists, archaeologists and historians have found that Ramayana, written 10,000 years ago, is a chronicle of events and characters recorded by Sage Valmiki and not a work of fiction. The mystery behind the characters in Ramayana has been solved by a team led by Dr Gyaneshwer Chaubey, ace genetic scientist of the Estonian Biocentre in Estonia.

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  • Maharana Pratap : What Happened After the Battle of Haldighati?

    Know what happened post the Battle of Haldighati. How Maharana Pratap bounced against against the Mughal Emperor Akbar

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  • BCCI Gives 'Clean Chit' to Three Accused CSK Cricketers

    NEW DELHI: The Indian cricket board on Monday gave "clean chit" to the three international cricketers whom former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi accused of accepting bribes, in cash and kind, from an Indian businessman. "Since the three named are international players, they fall under the purview of the International Cricket Council's (ICC) jurisdiction. Thee ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) has investigated the matter and it is up to them to answer on what came out," Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur said here.

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  • Google just got replaced by Microsoft Bing in a big search partnership

    Microsoft is handing over parts of its display advertising business to AOL, the company announced Monday afternoon. As part of the deal, AOL, which is now owned by Verizon, will make Bing its default search engine instead of Google for the next ten-years. This is pretty big news for Google, which lost its partnership with Mozilla to Yahoo late last year, causing its largest drop in search marketshare since 2009.

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  • NASA cuts live feed as UFOs fly past earth: Report

    Washington, June 29 (IANS) Mysterious footage reportedly depicting three UFOs racing by our Earth has been a big hit on YouTube. The 4-minute video titled "UFO Mysteries: UFOs, Angels Or Biological Creatures Seen Leaving The Earth?" was uploaded a week ago and has over 214,000 views. The video, reportedly shot from the International Space Station (ISS), shows three unidentified flying objects (UFOs) shooting upward out of Earth's atmosphere, www.wnd.com reported.

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  • Honda BR-V SUV’s official design sketches released, premieres in August – IAB Report

    Confirmed with seven seats and 1.5L petrol engine. Honda today released the first official sketches of the Honda BR-V (Bold Runabout Vehicle) ahead of the model's debut at the Gaikindo Indonesian Inte...

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