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22-Sep-2017 S.A.S Nagar

Freedom of expression should not hurt others : Venkaiah Naidu

While maintaining that freedom of expression is important, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said it should not hurt the feelings of others.Emphasising that secularism is embedded in the Indian consciousness, the Vice President advised that individuals...

22-Sep-2017 Kangra

Himachal CM Virbhadra synonymous with corruption : Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Friday launched a scathing attack on the Congress government in Himachal Pradesh saying its Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is synonymous with corruption."He (Virbhadra) is known as a corrupt Chief Minister," he said at a public...

22-Sep-2017 Varanasi

Narendra Modi flags off Mahamana Express

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flagged off the new Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express via videoconferencing here.Earlier in the day, Modi arrived here by a special Indian Air Force aircraft on a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi...

22-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

UK MP Tanmanjeet Dhesi bats for direct flights between Amritsar-UK

Sri Guru Ramdas Amritsar international airport may witness international flights from Britain as UK Member Parliament Tanmanjit Singh Dhesi is aggressively pitching for ensuring direct contact with UK and Punjab, a crucial demand  of the Punjabi diaspora...

22-Sep-2017 Shimla

Women empowerment only possible though good education: Acharya Devvrat

Governor Acharya Devvrat said that primary objective of the education was to instil human values among children and huge responsibility rested on the shoulders of teachers who carried out the most important task of nation building.He was speaking during the annual...

22-Sep-2017 Shimla

Virbhadra Singh inaugurates foot bridge of GSSS Portmore Shimla

Chief Minister Shri Virbhadra Singh today inaugurated foot bridge leading to Auditorium of Government Senior Secondary School (Girls) Portmore, Shimla constructed with an outlay Rs. 30 lakh besides dedicating vocational Lab completed at a cost of Rs. 14 lakh.Speaking...

22-Sep-2017 Kiarighat (Solan)

Virbhadra Singh Lays FS of Rs. 25 Crore Convention Centre at Kiarighat

Chief Minister  Virbhadra Singh today laid foundation stone of Rs. 25 crore Convention Centre at Kiarighat in district Solan. Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Dr. Col. Dhani Ram Shandil was also present on the occasion.Shri Virbhadra Singh said...

22-Sep-2017 Mumbai

Tabu signed 'Golmaal Again' without reading script

Rohit Shetty's "Golmaal Again" is gearing up for its Diwali release. Actress Tabu says she signed the multi-starrer entertainer even before reading the script.During the trailer launch of the film, Tabu, who is one of the new additions to the 'Golmaal' gang...

22-Sep-2017 Mumbai

'Newton' is India's official entry for the Oscars: Rajkummar Rao

National-Award winning Rajkummar Rao's latest release "Newton" is India's official entry for Academy Awards in 2018. An excited Rajkummar on Friday took to Twitter to announce the news."Very happy to share this news that 'Newton' is India's official entry to the Oscars...

22-Sep-2017 Mumbai

'Bhoomi': Sanjay Dutt, Aditi Rao chemistry elevates the film

"Jadd se ya dhadh se?" Sanjay Dutt plays a cruel KBC with his daughter's rapist, offering to either kill or castrate him.The pleading begging rapist takes the knife and plunges it into his pants.I squirmed , as I was meant to. Bhoomi a film about a father...

22-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Indian audience growing intellectually : Shikha Janet Alagh

Shikha Janet Alagh, who has received international acclaim at film festivals in the UK, the US, Europe, South Africa, Bangladesh and Pakistan, feels the Indian film industry is now producing more meaningful cinema and says it is because the audience is growing...

22-Sep-2017 Kupwara

Female Stut Hit by Unknown Vehicle To Death At Yaroo Langate

A female student travelling back to home from  yaroo langate stop was hit hard by a unknow Vehicle at yaroo area of langate district kupwara. From the spot she was rushed to langate hospital were doctors decleared her dead.The deceased was identified...

22-Sep-2017 Mumbai

Equities fall steepest in 10 months on global cues, weak rupee

Key Indian equity indices on Friday witnessed the steepest fall since November 2016, on the back of escalating geo-political tensions between North Korea and the US, a weak rupee and heavy selling pressure in capital goods, metal and banking stocks.Market...

22-Sep-2017 Mumbai

Not addressing devotional music a disservice: Sonu Nigam

Singer Sonu Nigam feels devotional music is an important part of Indian culture, and says that not addressing it is a huge disservice to music."Devotional music, is such a great and significant part of Indians' blood streams that not addressing it is a huge...

22-Sep-2017 Tokyo

Pranaav-Sikki reach semis; Srikanth, Prannoy lose in Japan Open

India's mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N. Sikki Reddy reached the semi-finals, while the men's singles shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and H.S. Prannoy fell in the quarter-finals of the $325,000 Japan Open Superseries here on Friday.Pranaav-Sikki...

22-Sep-2017 Lucknow

UP man offers Rs 1 lakh for information on Honeypreet

A social worker in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district on Friday offered a reward of Rs 1 lakh for information on the whereabouts of Honeypreet, the missing aide of jailed Dera Saccha Sauda chief Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim.Posters announcing the reward...

22-Sep-2017

'Bhoomi': A gory and regressive revenge saga

"Bhoomi" seems to be a rehash of a C-grade potboiler of the early 1970s. It is a degenerated rape and revenge drama replete with blase expositions and gory action sequences.Set in a middle-class milieu in Agra, it is the story of a gang rape survivor, Bhoomi...

22-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Vigilance nabs senior assistant taking bribe of Rs. 50,000

State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a Senior Assistant Bhupinder Singh red handed while taking bribe of Rs. 50,000.Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Bhupinder Singh Senior Assistant posted at office of Punjab Land Records...

22-Sep-2017 Pune

JK participates in Pune, Mumbai travel shows

Tourism participated in the Travel Trade Fair Pune and Indian International Travel Mart (IITM) Mumbai to showcases diversified tourism products of the State and to tap the market from Maharashtra.Both TTF Pune and IITM Mumbai and Travel and Tourism Fairs are...

22-Sep-2017 Anantang

DDC Anantnag chairs Tribal Sub-Plan review meeting

The District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Mohammad Younis Malik, today chaired a Tribal Sub-Plan meeting to review the progress of various developmental activities in the Scheduled Tribe habitations of the district.Detailed discussions were held on...

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