• Bollywood Takes A Stand For Anushka Sharma After Getting Slammed For Virat’s Performance

    NH10 actress Anushka Sharma has become the target of cricket fans outrage. After Virat Kohli was sent to pavilion by Australia in ICC Cricket Word Cup 2013 India’s Semi-final match against Australia, cricket fans started cussing Anushka Shamra for the loss. Anushka is being bashed by the fans everywhere.

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  • It’s Official: Shahid Kapoor Confirms December Wedding!

    Recently at an award show in Mumbai, Shahid was asked how far were the rumours true and if he really was engaged to Mira Rajput, to which the actor said that the rumours are true but he isn’t engaged to her yet. “No, I am not engaged but what you are reading is kind of true as marriage is on the cards at the end of the year,” Shahid confirmed. Haider actor Shahid was asked to give some details about the beautiful soon-to-be-bride, Mira Rajput and his relationship and how it all began, the actor refrained from giving any insights and politely asked the media to respect his privacy.

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  • ‘Bank holidays may hit salary payments’

    Noting with concern the number of bank holidays between March 28 and April 5, industry body Assocham on Thursday sought the intervention of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as well as the government to make “some arrangements” to avoid inconvenience to customers. The holidays will disrupt financial transactions in the stock markets, normal commercial deals, export shipments, import consignments and salary payments, Assocham said. On April 2, along with government offices, they will remain shut because of Mahavir Jayanti, followed by Good Friday on April 3. With the government being the majority owners of the public sector banks, the Finance Ministry should also prevail on the bank managements to avoid this kind of huge customer inconvenience and widespread disruption to the business environment,” Assocham secretary-general D.S. Rawat said in a statement.

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  • Sanjay Singh defends Kejriwal, blames Bhushan and Yadav for AAP crisis

    New Delhi, Mar. 27 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh on Friday came to the rescue of his party chief Arvind Kejriwal after Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav portrayed him in bad light He alleged that Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav have tried to give an impression that the Delhi Chief Minister and those by his side are at fault. Singh alleged that Bhushan and Yadav are trying to find fault with Kejriwal.

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  • Trolled! Omar Abdullah takes down Ram Gopal Varma after he tweets he's happy India lost - Firstpost

    The entire country was sad when Team India's brilliant run of seven consecutive wins in the 2015 World Cup came to an end in the semi-final match against Australia. In a series of scathing tweets, Varma not only expressed his 'happiness' due to India's defeat and his hatred of cricket but also went to the extent of saying that Indians suffered from a disease called 'cricketitis'.

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  • Read The Heart-Wrenching Open Letter To Deepika Padukone

    Actress Deepika Padukone who recently revealed that she is suffering form depression got an open letter from a lady named Reshma Valliappan, who was diagnosed with depression in 2004. During an interview she also said that how mental health is important. Here is the Heart-Wrenching Open Letter To Deepika from a 34-year-old Schizophrenic patient Reshma Valliappan.

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  • What happens to Victoria's Secret underwear after you return it

    (Getty Images)Victoria's Secret is the top underwear seller in the world.  The company controls a whopping 35% of the lingerie market — a remarkable feat for a specialty retail brand.   A Victoria's Secret manager did a Reddit Ask Me Anything about what

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  • Meet the sexy new Jaguar XF sedan – that drove across a high wire in London!

    Last year, the British luxury car maker created a full-blown musical to introduce the Jaguar XE compact sedan. Before that, Land Rover rented out the USS Intrepid aircraft carrier and conducted a laser light extravaganza to introduce the Land Rover Discovery Concept. Now, to debut its second generation XF, Jaguar sent the sexy luxury sedan across a pair of 787 ft.- long highwires over the waters of the Royal Docks in London's Canary Wharf – setting the world record for driving a car on a wire.

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  • Sunny Deol is bigger crowd-puller than George Clooney: Dan Bradley

    Dan Bradley, who has choreographed action sequences for big-ticket Hollywood films such as Independence Day (1996), the Bourne series and Quantum Of Solace (2008), is one of the best-known names in the industry. Having been to India a few years ago to shoot for Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol (2011) with Tom Cruise, he’s back, and this time, it’s for a Bollywood film. Bradley, who prefers to be called a ‘second unit director’ as opposed to a ‘stunt director’, says that his shoot with Sunny Deol for the Ghayal (1990) sequel has attracted a lot more attention than when he has shot with top international stars. "I’ve worked with people like Matt Damon and Brad Pitt, and they do draw curiosity, but when I shoot with them on the streets of New York (USA), no one cares.

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  • Khushbu Sundar is new spokesperson of Congress - The Economic Times

    CHENNAI: The appointment of actor-turned politician Khushbu Sundar as the national spokesperson of the Congress party on Tuesday may have raised some eyebrows in Tamil Nadu, but the state is in for more surprises in this department. The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu is looking to announce names of official spokespersons for the party. Sources aware of the development told ET that a list with the names of probable official spokespersons is already being vetted by AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa and she will release the final list of names soon. Three of the names in the list that is being scrutinised include K Pandiarajan, Nanjil Sampath and Avadi Kumar, the source said.

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  • Vajpayee is an international icon: Rajnath

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday described former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as an international icon who is respected and loved by one and all. “Our former Prime Minister Vajpayee is not only just an Indian statesman but an international icon who is respected and loved by everyone,” Mr. Singh told reporters in New Delhi. Mr. Vajpayee is being conferred country’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna on Friday by President Pranab Mukherjee. The Home Minister said it is a matter of immense happiness for the whole country that the former Prime Minister is being bestowed with the Bharat Ratna.

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  • Bullet trains would transform India - just give it 50 years

    Narendra Modi was elected by a landslide last May having talked a fine game about creating a modern country in keeping with its size and ambition. Earlier this month, his Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu suggested that each kilometre of the necessary high-speed track would cost around £14 million – a sum that smacked of reality being introduced to a blueprint made of stardust. Nonetheless, India is gently shuffling towards a radical rail overhaul. Last July, an experimental version of this compromise covered the 140 miles between New Delhi and Agra at 100mph.

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  • Reclaim your inoperative EPFO a/c money

    It is a common practice for employees to change jobs and not transfer or withdraw money from their provident fund (PF) accounts. The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) set up an online help desk last month to help members trace inoperative PF accounts and reclaim the money idle in these accounts. Depending on the information given, it might take anywhere from four days to a month to get details of an inoperative account, according to Central Provident Fund Commissioner K K Jalan. Those who know the details, can simply fill a claims form, available on the EPFO website, and submit it by post or in person to any of the 123 EPFO offices in India.

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  • Salman Khan Hit-And-Run Case: Court Rejects Actors Plea

    The prosecution case of 2002 hit and run case against actor Salman Khan is on the last leg. On Wednesday court declined a plea by actor Salman Khan to adjourn the trail for three weeks for recording his statement which is due to start on March 27. Salman Khan’s statement would be recorded under section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code and the session court judge D.W. Deshpande has ordered Salman Khan to remain present in the court Friday.

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  • What Jeff Bezos did when this new Amazon employee made a huge mistake

    Not long after Shouraboura joined the company in 2004, she made a huge mistake. "I was trying to figure out how I would save the situation," she told Business Insider. "I brought the model to Jeff Bezos and the S Team, and they basically told me that I was being an idiot," she says.

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  • Apple to launch three iPhones this year: Report - The Times of India

    According to a report, Apple will launch three different iPhones - iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus and a 4-inch device which is currently being referred to as iPhone 6C.

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  • Instagram removes photo of fully-clothed menstruating woman - The Times of India

    Rupi Kaur, a spoken word poet based in Ontario, has taken to social media to protest against Instagram for taking down an image from her account.

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  • Germanwings disaster: Why a pilot crashing an airplane may be tougher in India - Firstpost

    With European investigators as well as Lufthansa, the parent company of Germanwings, acknowledging that the Germanwings Airbus A320 that slammed two days ago into the French Alps, killing 150, was most likely deliberately crashed by 28-year co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, questions are sure to arise on what can be done to prevent such a scenario from ever occurring again.

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  • What the photo didn’t show: 1700 students, 5 rooms, 2 math teachers

    government gives Rs 10,000 to every girl who clears matriculation with a first class, and also encourages women recruitment. “The government is like a bank that gives massive returns on investment,” scoffs the teacher, adding that parents are also desperate to have their girls pass because potential grooms are looking for at least matriculates. Adds Baidyanath Prasad, “Relatives from other villages and towns are expected to come down when a girl writes her exam. After a moment’s silence, he adds: “We cannot blame students alone.

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  • Customers reveal why they stopped going to McDonald's, Chipotle, and Starbucks

    (Reuters)Those on a diet don't want McDonald's.A new report by Morgan Stanley reveals the biggest weaknesses of major restaurant chains.  The bank polled customers on the reasons they would frequent the establishments less often.  People were mostly

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