• Lakshmi Manchu Steals The Show At Brother Manoj’s Wedding!

    Telugu star Manchu Manoj tied the knot with Pranathi Reddy yesterday in a grand ceremony attended by some of the biggest Tollywood celebrities. While women and men dressed fabulously in traditional garments were spotted everywhere, the most attention caught was by the sister of the groom, actress Lakshmi Manchu. Lakshmi took to her official Facebook page to give us a sneak peek of the attire she donned for the wedding bash.

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  • IndiaGlitz - Shaam ties the knot to Manisha Koirala - Tamil Movie News

    Amid rumours that director A M R Ramesh's next venture 'Oru Melliya Kodu' is based on the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, a scene was shot recently, in which Shaam entered wedlock with Manisha Koirala. While confirming that he is acting opposite Manisha and the wedding scene was canned recently, Shaam is however not ready to reveal much details about the movie. On working with Manisha, he says, "Her energey levels are amazing.

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  • Islamic State use of people as sex slaves made me return: Areeb to NIA

    Alleged Islamic State recruit Areeb Majeed has told the National Investigation Agency (NIA) that one of the reasons why he returned to India was the “un-Islamic” activities of the IS such as “treating men and women as sex slaves”. This statement forms part of an over 8,000-page chargesheet filed Wednesday by the NIA against Majeed and his three wanted friends. Majeed has been charged under sections of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and Section 125 of the Indian Penal Code.

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  • Mohammad Azharuddin biopic: Three tons, two wives, one false step…

    Mohammad Azharuddin’s cricket career was in itself nothing short of a soap opera. A teaser that was aptly named Ek Khuda, Do shaadi aur match-fixing (One God, two wives and match-fixing) and captured the essence of his dramatic career on-and-off the field.

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  • A Honda City is cheaper than this Audi bicycle

    The fuel it runs on is the cheapest, while the bicycle itself is, almost, unaffordable

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  • Shah Rukh Khan Takes A Dig On Salman Khan

    The long lost friends for years, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan had patched up with each other last year during Arpita Khan’s wedding. Salman and SRK’s lookalikes are seen into a battle that was posted on YouTube channel. The comical video shows a rap battle between Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan.

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  • Kashmir Girl ends life after a boy posts her morphed conjoined picture on Facebook | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Conservative Kashmir has slipped into a shock after a class XII student committed suicide two days after a boy posted her morphed conjoined picture with him on his Facebook page at remote Palpora-Magam village in Handwara tehsil of the border district of Kupwara. Police have registered a case and is yet to arrest the boy who had posted morphed picture of girl along with him and posted on his Facebook page sparking clashes between the two families. Police have filed three separate first information reports (FIRs) after series of incidents rocked Handwara. "It was a picture of the boy and girl superimposed in a heart shape frame and posted on the Facebook.

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  • Rajiv Gandhi’s rare pictures from Express archives

    Rajiv Gandhi, who was the sixth and youngest Prime Minister of India, was assassinated on May 21, 1991 at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu during a poll campaign.

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  • 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' review: The racy plot is a total delight - The Economic Times

    "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" boasts of one of the finest double roles ever in Hindi cinema. Kangana is breathtakingly good and Madhavan does a fine job as Manu.

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  • Caught: Sushant Singh Rajput In A Dilemma

    Sushant Singh Rajput who will be seen playing Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the biopic is prepping for the film. Sushant has been regularly attending the Chennai Super Kings matches to see Dhoni play live. The actor was last seen in Chennai, where he was present for all the CSK matches to watch the cricketer play and get an understanding of his body language.

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  • Swamy almost ties the knot at wedding

    Tirunelveli(TN), May 20 (PTI) BJP leader Subramanian Swamy today found himself in an awkward situation while presiding over a wedding here when he inadvertently appeared to be on the verge of tying the mangalsutra instead of handing it over to the groom. Swamy was presiding over the wedding of a party colleague at a temple when the faux pas occurred. Quick on her feet, his party colleague Chandralekha made a timely intervention and prodded Swamy to give the mangalsutra to the groom. Rectifying the situation, Swamy, repentingly smiling, handed over the mangalsutra to the groom, who duly tied it around the bride’s neck.

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  • Has Apple accidentally leaked iPhone 6C on its own website? - The Times of India

    The fact that Apple announced an official Lightning dock a couple of days ago wasn't particularly exciting, but the renderings illustrating it may have revealed more than the Cupertino company wanted to give away.

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  • The second-oldest person in the world told us her secrets to a long life

    Susannah Mushatt Jones has loved bacon for more than a century. Jones is blind, and partially deaf, but with steady, fervent hands, she searched her plate for morsels and shoveled them into her mouth. The routine is the same each day for Jones.

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  • Monsoon enters Sri Lanka; Kerala coast next on the list

    Establishment of monsoon conditions over Sri Lanka was the positive signal on a day when the India Met Department suffered a setback over both the seas around the South. Monsoon establishing over Sri Lanka is the most significant news after its onset over the Andaman and Nicobar islands in Indian territorial waters on Saturday last. The Met merely hoped that it would cover more areas in the Bay of Bengal over the next two days. It had mentioned about the prospects of a low-pressure area developing in the Bay which could have revved up the Bay arm of the monsoon.

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  • Mukesh Ambani keeps salary capped at Rs 15 crore for 7th year | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Mukesh Ambani keeps salary capped at Rs 15 crore for 7th year - His remuneration for 2013-14 included Rs 4.16 crore as salary, perquisites and allowances of Rs 60 lakh, retirement benefits of Rs 83 lakh and Rs 9.41 crore as commission on profit.

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  • Heat kills 3, warning issued for Telangana, Andhra Pradesh

    Hyderabad: Heat claimed three lives in Srikakulam district on Wednesday. The deceased, who suffered sunstrokes, have been identified as G. Malleswara Rao, 67, from Ragolu, K. Appala Swamy, 55, of Penasam village and A. Rama Murthy, 66, from Santhabommali mandal in the district. Sunstroke deaths are on the rise in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh due to persistent high temperatures along with the heatwave. As many as 27 persons, including 11 NREGS labourers, died of sunstroke in the last 45 days in the Adilabad district alone.

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  • Gujarat: 24-year-old gangrape victim asks HC to allow her to abort 27-week-old fetus

    According to the current rules, it is illegal to abort a foetus if it's older than 20 weeks.

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  • India air force lands fighter jet on Yamuna expressway - BBC News

    India has successfully landed a jet fighter on an expressway for the first time as a part of trials to use roads for emergency landings. The 102-mile-long Yamuna Expressway is one of India's most modern highways. The air force plans to develop various sections of India's highways to be used as runways at short notice. The air force said in a statement that the aircraft flew in from a base in central India and made a "practice approach on the highway, coming down to a height of 100m before landing off the next approach" in Uttar Pradesh state.

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  • Sanskrit and Tamil Words in Ancient Chinese! Blog by Santanam Swaminathan

    There are hundreds of research articles about the Indian contact with China from 2nd century BCE. 1.Max Muller says that the names of stars and other astronomical terms in Chinese are of Sanskrit origin. 2.Nadar community in Tamil Nadu believes they have connections with China in the past. 3.Col.Tod says, “The genealogies of China and Tartary declare themselves to be descendants of AWAR, son of the Hindu king Pururawa (Annals of Rajasthan, Vol.1, p 35).

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  • ISIS recruits from Mumbai's Kalyan had plans to attack India: National Investigation Agency - The Economic Times

    NEW DELHI: NEW DELHI: For the first time an Indian agency has said on record that the Islamic State (ISIS) has designs on India and that its four recruits from Mumbai's suburb Kalyan planned to carry out attacks in the country as well. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) which filed a chargesheet against ISIS recruit Kalyan youth Areeb Majeed on Wednesday has said in the documents filed with the court that the terrorist outfit with help from some other terror organisations planned to recruit from India and among NRIs to carry out attacks not just in Iraq and Syria but also in India and other countries.

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