• Karan Johar plays down Kangana's nepotism remarks

    Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar says actress Kangana Ranaut's remarks about him promoting nepotism in the film industry doesn't hold true for him, adding that she made "sweeping statements" to make an impact. Kangana, known for her brazen honesty, took a dig at Karan when she appeared in one of the episodes of his chat show "Koffee With Karan". Karan expressed his views when a social media user, during a live chat session on Twitter, asked: "Was Kangana correct about nepotism?" He posted: "Not entirely! She made an impact with her sweeping statements! That was fun... for her! And the show." Asked whether he is obsessed with star kids, Karan said: "Ask Kangana." The year 2016 was a difficult one for Karan as his film "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" got into trouble due to the presence of Pakistani actor Fawad Khan.

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Akhilesh Yadav takes on Narendra Modi at his own game

    By Rupam Jain LUCKNOW, India (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi out-campaigned all-comers in the 2014 general election but, as he faces his biggest mid-term test, he is up against a rival determined to beat him at his own game. In Uttar Pradesh his opponent, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, has been repackaged as a youthful and media-savvy go-getter who seeks to steal a unique selling point of Modi's - development. "I am taking it a bit beyond Modi: I work," Yadav told Reuters in an interview in Lucknow, capital of the state of 220 million that is holding the biggest democratic election anywhere in the world this year.

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  • India has nearly lost Kashmir: Chidambaram

    Hyderabad(Telangana)[India], Feb. 25(ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said that India has nearly lost Kashmir. Many of you may not believe me, but Kashmir is nearly lost today," he said. Chidambaram said that Dalits and minorities live in fear and students along with media has shrunk into fear.

  • Disha Patani Shames Body-Shamers: Not Going To Be Anybody's Idea Of An Indian Girl

    Trolls, beware. Actress Disha Patani was recently body-shamed on Instagram for wearing a "revealing dress" and the 24-year-old actress replied to the trolls saying, "We are not going to be anybody's idea of an Indian girl." The MS Dhoni: The Untold Story actress shared a powerful note on Instagram in which she addressed issues of crimes against women and body-shaming. Disha, who was recently seen in Jackie Chan's Kung Fu Yoga, wrote in caption: "Really felt a need to share this! thanks to my fan clubs friends and family for always giving me the strength I hope we all can find this strength from within each other and stop suffering #spreadlove. (sic)" In her Instagram post, Disha Patani said:

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  • Hundreds cheer as a relaxed Barack Obama surfaces in Manhattan 

    The former president was seen in the Flatiron District of New York, Mail Online reported. Wearing a dark suit, open-necked shirt and clutching a beverage in a paper cup, Mr Obama appeared relaxed as he entered an office building. In the immediate aftermath of leaving the White House, Mr and Mrs Obama went first to California and then to the British Virgin Islands, where they stayed with Sir Richard Branson on his private island of Necker.

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  • "Married & Father Of 3 Kids, Saif Ali Khan", Is On Tinder

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  • Slain Indian techie's wife seeks answers on rising hate crimes

    Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) The wife of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead at a US bar two days ago, has publicly sought answers to what she perceived was a spread in American hate crimes. "I have a question in my mind: Do we belong here," Sunayana Dumala asked at a news conference on Friday at the headquarters of electronics manufacturer Garmin, where Kuchibhotla worked as an aviation systems engineer. "We've read many times in newspapers of some kind of shooting happening... And we always wondered, how safe we are?" Of the two of them, she said, she was most concerned, asking her reassuring husband: "Are we doing the right thing of staying in the United States of America?" Kuchibhotla hailed from Hyderabad and his wife is returning to India for Kuchibhotla's funeral.

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Leaks Disappoint, Magical MacBook Hinge, March's Surprise iPhone Release

    This week’s Apple Loop includes new iPhone models for March, more storage for the iPhone 8, Apple dropping TouchID, why the iPhone 8 will be boring, the slow success of Apple Pay, a magic hinge for the new MacBook Pro, the redesigned Overcast app, and judging Apple’s acquisition strategy.

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  • BJP-Shiv Sena: Dark Clouds Hover Over The Alliance This Year, Predicts Ganesha

    Shiv Sena-BJP Alliance: In this article, Ganesha analyses the astrological factors and predicts what will be the fate of the alliance in Maharashtra.

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  • CPEC: While Northwest China Enjoys Pakistani Seafood, India Feels Beijing's Presence In Pakistan

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  • 'Rangoon' my tribute to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: Bhardwaj

    Director Vishal Bhardwaj has said his period romance "Rangoon" talks about Indian National Army's role in the freedom movement and is a tribute to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. "It is important to share this fact with the present generation. Netaji's sacrifice should come to the mainstream. The film is my humble tribute to the lesser known role played by the INA and Netaji in the form of a romance drama," Bhardwaj said. "But the historical reference comes as the backdrop of a love story," he said, adding "my intention is not to create controversy and I had gone to the INA museum and did research on the details to impart authentic look to the product." He said "Rangoon", starring Saif Ali Khan,

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  • When Yash Chopra told Shah Rukh to turn a lover boy

    Superstar Shah Rukh Khan credits legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra for pushing him to do love stories. Over the years, Shah Rukh has emerged as the 'king of romance' with films like "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge", "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai", "Mohabbatein", "Dil Toh Pagal Hai", "Devdas", "Veer Zaara", "Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi" and "Jab Tak Hai Jaan". "I started working with Yash Chopraji with 'Darr' in which I was a bad guy. I was killing people and misbehaving completely (referring to his earlier films) even without being on drugs and that was really really intense. "I remember Yashji telling me that till the time I don't play a lover boy nothing will happen or change for me professionally," Shah Rukh said

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  • Arjun Bijlani To Join Mouni Roy In Naagin 2, Spotted Shooting Together

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