• I Didn't Invite You! Watch Katrina Lash Out at the Paps Collected At The Airport!

    We saw Katrina Kaif return from her Morocco shoot yesterday. The Jagga Jasoos heroine of Ranbir Kapoor was welcomed by a flurry of clicking cameras and shutterbugs. However, Katrina did not pose or wave at the shutterbugs and rushed to her car. Her bodyguards did not let the media persons approach her. When Kat was about to get into her car, the paps quizzed her saying, “Bulaya kyon?” (why did you call us?) to which Katrina replied, “Maine Nahi bulaya” (I didn’t invite you").

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  • SRH vs GL: David Warner – master of his own destiny

    Slashing an embittered Praveen Kumar, who had comically needled him in the previous over, David Warner let out a growl, hopping sideways like an astronaut on moon. Sunrisers Hyderabad now needed just a run more to complete a remarkable heist, almost single-handedly plotted and executed by Warner. Warner bunts the second ball of the last over past the point to let out that customary high-five, as when he accomplishes something really special.

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  • Here Is How Mommy Gauri Khan Wished AbRam On His Birthday

    Today is Abram Khan's birthday and he is the third child of Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan. Aryan Khan is the elder brother, then comes Suhana and the youngest is Abram. Today being Abram's birthday he is obviously trending on social media, but what garnered our attention was how mommy Gauri Khan wished him on Social media.

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  • You Need to Read What Bipasha Basu Said About Her Husband's Previous Marriages!

    No wonder, Karan Singh Grover was married twice before posing the same question to the Bengali bombshell. When the entire social media is full of jokes and memes about KSG’s third marriage, his wife Bipasha Basu has an altogether different view about the same.

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  • African rulers of India: That part of our history we choose to forget

    “When your family has been ruling for hundreds of years, people still call you by the title of Nawab,” says Nawab Reza Khan, tenth Nawab of Sachin as he traces his family’s regal history. Eventually, they conquered the fort at Janjira and later occupied Sachin and ruled over their own kingdoms. The Nawab of Sachin is a personified remnant of a glorious African past in India.

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  • Amit Shah on Ram temple: Bajrang Dal not BJP, listen to govt

    Ahead of Uttar Pradesh elections, BJP president Amit Shah on Friday distanced his party from Sangh affiliates and contentious issues like the Ram temple and uniform civil code raised by them, saying his party would fight the Assembly election on the development plank. “Bajrang Dal is not BJP,” Shah said, referring to the Opposition criticism that Sangh affiliates like the Bajrang Dal and VHP were intensifying their campaign for construction of the Ram temple, a move that could polarise the electorate in the state. Shah admitted that the Ram temple and uniform civil code were part of the BJP manifesto.

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  • Oh No! CID Raids On The Sets Of Kapil Sharma Show

    No we are not talking about the real CID team. From the famous dialogue ‘Kuch to Gabad Hai’ to Daya darwaza todh do, these dialogues are just there in our mind 24*7.So this definitely a good news for both Kapil Sharma and CID fans. ACP Pradyuman, Daya and Abhijeet will be seen raiding the sets of The Kapil Sharma Show .

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  • GSK gets EU approval for first gene therapy for children

    The world's first life-saving gene therapy for children, developed by GlaxoSmithKline and Italian scientists, was approved for sale in Europe on Friday, in a step forward for the pioneering technology to fix faulty genes. Called Strimvelis, it is designed for a tiny number of children with ADA Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (ADA-SCID). Strimvelis is the second gene therapy to be approved in Europe, after UniQure's Glybera, which treats a rare adult blood disorder.

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  • The Weekend Eater: What to eat in Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai

    If you’ve partied hard on Friday, a festival that encourages you to eat healthy maybe just what the doctor ordered. Sattvik food festivals, with a spread that includes grains such as jowar and bajra that are not normally part of our diet, are suddenly all the rage and Bengaluru sees one this weekend. In Delhi, find out what a “mixto” is and learn how to roll your own sushi in Mumbai.

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  • Where will the new Obama residence be post January?

    Who will enter the White House after President Barack Obama is still uncertain with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton vying for the post. From White House, the US president and his family will move into an 8,200-square-foot mansion in the upscale Washington DC neighbourhood of Kalorama. The property, built in 1928, is currently owned by Joe Lockhart, who is the executive vice president of communications at the National Football League (NFL), and Giovanna Gray, who works with Glamour magazine.

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  • HC stays bridge, road contracts to tainted firms

    Coming down heavily on the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), the Bombay High Court Friday stayed contracts awarded for bridge and road related works to tainted contractors. This includes the contract for work on the Hancock bridge, a critical east-west connecting road overbridge in Central Mumbai. Pointing out that the process of issuing showcause notices to these companies had been delayed with an ulterior motive, to give the contractors some leeway, the court observed that public authorities could not be allowed to use their powers against public interest.

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  • LK Advani lauds Gujarat CM Anandiben, Modi

    Impressed by the development of Sabarmati Riverfront here, BJP patriarch L K Advani Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had paid “true tribute” to the “saint of Sabarmati” Mahatma Gandhi through this project. Advani hailed Modi and CM Patel for doing a “great” job by giving a new lease of life to the river, associated with the Mahatma.

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  • Pune expressway accident zone: Builder D S Kulkarni injured, driver killed in car mishap

    Pune-based builder and businessman D S Kulkarni had a narrow escape after his car met with an accident on Wednesday night. A container coming from the opposite direction crushed his car after breaking and crossing over the divider on the Pune-Mumbai Expressway, near Khandala. The driver of the Land Cruiser, identified as Neeraj Ramkaran Singh (37), a resident of Bopkhel, died on the spot due to severe injuries.

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  • HDFC Among World's Top 10 Consumer Financial Services Company

    New Delhi: Mortgage lender HDFC Ltd has been ranked among the world's ten biggest and most powerful companies in the consumer financial services sector on a Forbes list topped by global major American Express. Ranked 7th, HDFC is the only Indian company in top-ten in this category, which has got global giants like Capital One, Visa and MasterCard. In the overall list of the world's 2,000 largest and most powerful public companies compiled by Forbes, HDFC is ranked 404th while it is at tenth position among Indian firms. There are total 56 Indian companies on the list, with Reliance Industries ranked highest among them. It is at 121st place globally. For the oil and gas sector, RIL is ranked 9th

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  • Mentally challenged girl raped: Locals blame lack of drinking water, cite daily trek to fill jars

    The 13-year-old old had walked more than half-a-kilometre with her maternal aunt and cousin to get meetha pani (drinking water) when she was abducted and raped. Residents of the area in southeast Delhi’s Badarpur said due to the absence of drinking water in their block, girls from many families go to a Delhi Jal Board pipeline connection in another block more than 500 metres away to get water. The small locality in Badarpur is divided into three blocks A, B and C. People who lived in JJ clusters in south Delhi’s Gautam Nagar, East of Kailash and Nizamuddin area were rehabilitated here 16 years ago.

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  • Amitabh Bachchan hosting the Modi victory bash– a blunder

    When he became Modi's brand ambassador for Gujarat despite Modi's Godhra history, one could understand. Being a brand ambassador for a state or India is non partisan. The Congress' bleating about it from the sidelines because of Amitabh's name appearing in the Panama Papers is a shameful overreach obliterating the principle of the presumption of innocence until proven guilty-- the most fundamental principle of criminal law.

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  • For world records, Indian man removes teeth and gets over 500 tattoos

    By Sunil Kataria NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An Indian man obsessed with setting Guinness world records got 366 flags tattooed on his body and had all his teeth removed so he could put nearly 500 drinking straws and more than 50 burning candles in his mouth. Har Parkash Rishi, who claims to have set more than 20 records, now calls himself Guinness Rishi. Born in 1942 in a cinema hall in the capital, New Delhi, Rishi first got into the Guinness Book of World Records in 1990 when, with two friends, he rode a scooter for 1,001 hours.

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  • Renault to up Kwid production as demand soars

    Hrithik Kiran Bagade, Bengaluru, May 27, 2016, DHNS French automaker Renault — buoyed by the grand success of its small hatch Kwid in India, and in a bid to cater to the growing demand — has decided to ramp up production capacity for the car. Talking to Deccan Herald here on Thursday, Renault India Country Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Sumit Sawhney said, “Since the Kwid’s launch in the latter part of last year, we have received 1,25,000 bookings for the car, and we’ve delivered 50,000 cars till date.” According to sources, the waiting period for the Kwid had gone up to six months, since the production was affected by floods that hit Chennai in December, and over time, it has

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  • Now, a choice to opt out of rail food; 45-day trial on two Rajdhanis and Shatabdis

    Four decades after the first Rajdhani Express made food a compulsory facility of premium train travel in India, passengers are finally going to get the choice to not eat railway food — and not pay for it either — served on such trains. To begin with, the 45-day trial will be carried out on the Patna Rajdhani, the Delhi-Mumbai August Kranti Rajdhani, the Pune-Secunderabad Shatabdi and the Howrah-Puri Shatabdi. Complaints over food constitute majority of the negative feedback from Railway passengers.

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  • Kangana Ranaut annoys Irrfan Khan

    Irrfan Khan is not happy with Kangana Ranaut. Says a source, “Irrfan was happy to be paired with Kangana in Sai Kabir’s next film. But when Kangana opted out, Irrfan took the snub personally. He feels Kangana opted out because she felt he had the better role.” At a recent event Irrfan was seen mock-dialling Kangana on his phone and not getting her on the line. And Irrfan is not the only one who is wary, we hear after Vishal Bhardwaj’s Rangoon, even Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor are guarded in their enthusiasm about the actress. Prior to Divine Lovers, Ketan Mehta was supposed to bring Kangana and Irrfan together in a biopic on Ghazal legend Begum Akhtar. That too didn’t happen. “Maybe it wasn’t

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