• Is 'Kabali's (Hindi) poor performance reason behind remake with Big B?

    New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): This Friday saw Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' get a phenomenal opening at the cinemas, but unfortunately, its Hindi dubbed version could not not do that well. According to a DNA report, a source, while discussing the reason behind the poor performance, said, "The reason Rajini's Tamil films don't do well when dubbed in Hindi is because they are very culture-specific. Kabali is set in the Tamil community in Malaysia.

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  • Massive relief for Central Govt. employees as 7th Pay Commission notification issued

    New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): In a major relief for lakhs of Central Government employees, the implementation notification of the 7th Pay Commission was issued on Tuesday, following which the employees will now get the revised pay from their August salaries. The previous 6th Pay Commission had recommended a 20 per cent hike which the government doubled while implementing it in 2008. The Government after consideration decided to accept the recommendations of the Commission in respect of the categories of employees covered in its terms of reference.

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  • Kabali box office: Rajinikanth’s film earns Rs 110 crore in three days, beats Sultan

    The mixed critical reception to Superstar Rajinikanth’s Kabali certainly hasn’t affected its box office business any. With most shows in the film’s first week sold out at the theatres, that Kabali would score a great box office opening wasn’t in doubt. Still, when the numbers began to roll in, there was a sense of shock at the phenomenal amounts of money Kabali had managed to collect. After the numbers for its opening weekend collections have been tabulated, Kabali’s box office earnings from Friday, 22 July (when it released) to Sunday, 24 July, amount to a cool Rs 110 crore. With its opening weekend collection, Kabali has now beaten Sultan — the most recent box office behemoth — which had earned

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  • Former Bigg Boss Contestant Mandana Karimi Is Engaged!

    Iranian beauty, Mandana Karimi, who grabbed all the eyeballs for her stints on controversial reality show Bigg Boss 9, is currently on cloud 9. Yes the very gorgeous Mandana Karimi, who was dating to Gaurav Gupta for last 2 years, is finally engaged. When the model turned actress was on the show, she had revealed that she is dating Delhi-based entrepreneur Gaurav Gupta.

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  • Salman Khan Black Buck Case: Twitterati React On The Verdict!

    Salman Khan has been acquitted in the blackbuck poaching case. A case had been filed against Salman for killing the endangered species of Chinkara and a blackbuck. The hunt happened in the year 1998 when Salman was shooting for ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’.

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  • Siberian Tigers maul woman to death, injure companion at wildlife park in China

    A Siberian tiger mauled a woman to death, while another injured her companion at a wild life park at the Beijing Badaling Wildlife World on 23 July. A tiger leapt at one of the women after she got out of her private car, on seeing this, her companion got out of the vehicle to protect, but instead was attacked by another tiger and was killed, Associated Press news agency reported. Visitors at the wildlife park are allowed to drive around in their private vehicles, but are prohibited from getting out while in certain enclosures.

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  • UP woman gang-raped for refusing to join dance troupe

    A 26-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped and tortured in Kushinagar, 50 km from Gorakhpur, for refusing to work as a dancer in troupe, police said on Saturday. The latest shocker from Uttar Pradesh came to light after the woman escaped from the clutches of her captors and took refuge at a friend’s house in Gorakhpur. The police have recorded the woman’s statement and sent her for a medical examination. “An FIR has been registered against the suspects on the basis of the complaint filed by the woman’s mother. Police teams are on the lookout for the suspects,” said Brijesh Kumar, station house officer of Gorakhpur’s Cantonment police station. The victim, who works in Varanasi, had come to Gorakhpur

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  • 6 celebrity homes that have been for sale for over a year

    It’s supposed to be a seller’s market, but some celebrity homes have been on the market for years now.

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  • Parrikar rushes into action after ex-Navy officer seeks help for sick daughter

    New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Ex-Navy officer Ravi Kant Soni whose daughter is critically ill, sought help from Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a string of tweets, requesting an air evacuation for his daughter who was fighting for her life on a ventilator at a hospital in with insufficient medical facilities. Also, civil air ambulances are not allowed to operate/land at Delhi airport post 1800hours. "Your much needed help will go a long way in reinforcing the faith of lakhs of serving as well as retired defence personnel that they place in the Indian Armed Forces," he said in a series of tweets.

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  • There's a mad rush for housing like we haven't seen since the end of the financial crisis

    It hasn't been this tough to be in the housing market since the financial crisis. To recap...

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  • Pokemon Go Leads to International Incident on US border

    Two Canadian teenaged brothers inadvertently crossed the US-Canada border while playing the widely popular location-based augmented reality game Pokemon Go, causing a rare international incident. The two Canadian teenagers were apprehended by US Border Patrol agents after they inadvertently - and illegally --crossed the US-Canada border while playing the game on their phones, officials said. The agents encountered the teens walking southbound from the Canadian province of Alberta, into Montana, while playing Pokemon Go, the Department of Homeland Security's US Customs and Border Protection agency said in a statement. Border Patrol agents quickly determined that the teens were unaware they had

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  • Varun plans to move into his new pad in August

    It's all happening in the same building

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  • Kareena claims herself to be only B'wood A-lister to balance career, marriage

    New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): Slamming speculation that she might give up on the work front post pregnancy announcement, Kareena Kapoor Khan, in a recent interview, said she is the only B-town A-lister who keeps career and marriage going hand in hand.

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  • 3 Things No One Tells You About Retirement

    Retirees will face a few surprises when it comes time to stop working.

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  • An 18-year-old inventor’s new drone wants to be like the Swiss Army Knife of drones

    Most consumer drones on the market right now are really good at being flying cameras. Some can follow you around on their own, and some can avoid obstacles pretty well. But without a lot of modification, most of them aren’t particularly good at doing much else. Now, a new drone company called Teal wants to…

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  • Watch:Shah Rukh Khan’s Inspiring Poem On ‘Fight Like A Girl’ Will Make You Love Him More

    Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is inspirational to all and is the most inspiring personalities of our time. The book is based on “an anthology of 24 women achievers who are at the pinnacle of their professions.” At the event, Shah Rukh Khan gave an inspiring speech about women and for all those girls who stay up all night.

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  • Sri Lanka opt to bat against Australia in first test

    (Reuters) - Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and opted to bat on a dry pitch in the first test of the three-match series against Australia at Pallekele on Tuesday. The injury-ravaged hosts, ranked seventh in the world, handed debuts to all-rounder Dhananjaya de Silva and left-arm slow bowler Lakshan Sandakan. Mathews' side, who lost their last two test series in New Zealand and England, are missing pacemen Dhammika Prasad and Dushmantha Chameera while Suranga Lakmal was also ruled out from the match due to an ankle complaint.

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  • 'Kabali' mints Rs 11.4 crore in north India in two days

    New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth's latest film "Kabali", which is receiving enormous response from audiences across India, has minted Rs 11.4 crore in two days in the north Indian market. The Pa. Ranjith directorial, which collected Rs 5.2 crore on its opening day, witnessed a 20 per cent growth on its second day in the north Indian market where it collected Rs 6.2 crore on Saturday, thus taking its cumulative total of Rs 11.4 crore, read a official statement.

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  • Arjun Bijlani injured on 'Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa 9' set

    Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Actor Arjun Bijlani, who will be seen as a contestant in the upcoming ninth season of "Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa", got injured while rehearsing on the set of the dance reality show. While practising for his performance, Arjun landed on his pelvic bone and got hurt. While practising, I fell and got hurt," Arjun, best known for his roles in shows like "Left Right Left", "Miley Jab Hum Tum" and "Naagin", said in a statement.

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