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21-May-2019 New Delhi

Every fourth patient visiting AIIMS dissatisfied: Survey

In a shocking result, a government survey has found that every fourth patient visiting the AIIMS is dissatisfied with treatment and other facilities at the premier institute.As much as 28 per cent of patients visiting the All India Institute of Medical...

21-May-2019 New Delhi

Be vigilant near strong rooms, Priyanka Gandhi tells partymen

Amid reports of new Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) being brought to the strong room in Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday appealed to the party workers to stay vigil near the strong rooms.In an audio message,...

20-May-2019 Nagpur

Nitin Gadkari launches new poster of 'PM Narendra Modi'

Just a day after the Lok Sabha exit polls predicted victory for the ruling NDA, Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday unveiled a new poster of the forthcoming Bollywood biopic "PM Narendra Modi".The poster reads: "Aa rahe hain dobara PM Narendra...

20-May-2019 New Delhi

Redmi Note 7S with 48MP primary camera now in India

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Monday refreshed its Redmi Note 7 lineup with the 48MP camera-powered Redmi Note 7S for a starting price of Rs 10,999.The 6.3-inch device with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chip would be available online from May 23 in two variants:...

20-May-2019 Mumbai

Nyra Banerjee having 'too much fun' playing bad

Actress Nyra Banerjee is set to show her negative avatar on the show "Divya Drishti". She says she is having too much fun playing the character.She has been entertaining the audience as Divya who has the supernatural power of changing the future. She has now...

20-May-2019 Mumbai

Ananya Panday gets playful with SRK's son AbRam

"Student Of The Year 2" actress Ananya Panday, who is said to have called Shah Rukh Khan her "second dad" recently, got playful with the superstar's youngest son AbRam.Ananya showcased her ability to touch the tip of her nose with her tongue. She took to Instagram...

20-May-2019 Jaipur

Tried copying Smriti Mandhana, didn't work: Riyan Parag

Seventeen-year-old batsman Riyan Parag, who rose to fame after he helped Rajasthan Royals beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in one of their fixtures in the recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL), has admitted he admires leading woman batter Smriti Mandhana and tries...

20-May-2019 Mumbai

Mohit Raina is a shy person : Dia Mirza

Actress Dia Mirza, who will be seen along with actor Mohit Raina in the upcoming web show "Kaafir", says the latter is the shiest actor she has ever worked with."Mohit is the shiest co-actor I've ever worked with. He took about 15 days to open up... even more...

19-May-2019 Moga

With 59.08% voting, polling ends peacefully in Moga

Polling for the Faridkot parliamentary constituency in the Moga district on Sunday ended peacefully with 59.08% of the total 7.48 lakh voters in the district turned out to exercise their franchise amidst elaborate arrangements made by the district administration.In...

19-May-2019 Chandigarh

GBP group powers Play Write 2019

The largest real estate developer and Builders in North India, Gupta Builders and Promoters powered the Play Write event bringing together top sportspersons from the field of Cricket in a candid conversation with the live audience. The event took place at...

19-May-2019 Chandigarh

CEO Thanks People Of Punjab For Ensuring Peaceful Poll

The Punjab today witnessed overall peaceful single phased poll to elect 13 representatives for Parliament. Till the filing of news report 62.07 voting percentage was recorded in Punjab.Thanking the people of Punjab for coming out in large numbers to exercise...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Naidu meets Sonia, Pawar in Delhi

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party President N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday met UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, besides holding consultations for the second time with Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar and CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Exit polls not perfect for Lok Sabha elections

If exit polls are to be believed, the Narendra Modi government is coming back to power with full majority, but the predictions by poll survey agencies in the past have found not to be close to the actual results.Riding on 'Modi wave', National Democratic...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Kashmiri footballer eager to shed her stone-pelter tag

Catapulted into the limelight for the wrong reasons, Kashmiri goalkeeper Afshan Ashiq is keen to grow out of the 'stone-pelter-turned footballer' tag after taking part in the ongoing Indian Women's League (IWL).A photo of Afshan had gone viral on social media in...

19-May-2019 Mumbai

Dhoni puts opposition under pressure: McCullum

With the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 just around the corner, all eyes will be on Team India which is seen as the most strong contender and on former captain MS Dhoni who is probably featuring in his last World Cup. Experts of the game believe the stumper will...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Rahul attacks EC, says its 'capitulation' before PM is 'obvious'

As the seven-phased Lok Sabha elections got over, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday attacked the Election Commission (EC), saying its "capitulation before Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his gang is obvious" and that the poll panel was not being...

19-May-2019 Bathinda

Harsimrat's daughter among Punjab's first-time voters

Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal's daughter Gurlin Kaur was among around 400,000 first-time voters in Punjab on Sunday. She was seen with a certificate of appreciation outside a polling station in her ancestral village Badal, near here.Parkash Singh Badal's...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Telugu Desam Party seeks action against PM Modi

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday took strong objection to the telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's activities in Kedarnath and Badrinath, saying it was a "clear violation" of the election Model Code of Conduct as voters could...

19-May-2019 Dehradun

On polling day, Narendra Modi prays at Badrinath, Kedarnath

After spending Saturday night meditating in a cave, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday offered prayers at the Badrinath and Kedarnath shrines in Uttarakhand.His visit to the two shrines, nestled in the Garhwal Himalayas came, on a day when the country...

19-May-2019 Mumbai

Aditi's audition story: Had to make out with stranger

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari says during her audition for "Yeh Saali Zindagi", she had to get intimate with a stranger.During a talk show for an OTT platform, Aditi told the hostess: "I don't have any whacked out stories from auditions, except the 'Yeh Saali Zindagi'...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

When Nehru asked police to locate Kunwar Natwar Singh

Kunwar Natwar Singh in many ways is monotypical in that he served so many Congress dispensations in different capacities. Equally, he came into maximum proximity with celebrated Indian and world leaders, acclaimed writers and people in position of pre eminence....

19-May-2019 New Delhi

BJP mastered WhatsApp elections in India : Shashi Tharoor

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) mastered the art of influencing voters via social media platforms in Lok Sabha elections and WhatsApp has been their favourite medium simply because of its massive reach, Congress Party leader Shashi Tharoor has said.In a...

19-May-2019 Jammu

Curfew continues for fourth day in J&K's Bhaderwah

Curfew continued for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah town.Authorities have ordered a magisterial probe into the death of a civilian - Nayeem Shah - whose body was recovered by the police from the outskirts of Bhaderwah...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

N. Chandrababu Naidu meets Sharad Pawar again in Delhi

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party Chief N. Chandra Babu Naidu on Sunday met Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar at his residence here.The meeting was part of Naidu's continued outreach to Opposition party leaders in order to...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Samsung Galaxy A70: Equipped for all-round performance

Samsung India, which sold five million units of Galaxy A phones in just 70 days, is banking big time on the A-series -- in an attempt to outshine the Chinese rivals that have carved out a niche in the Indian smartphone market with competitively-priced devices.The...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

My friend circle is limited : Sunny Leone

Actress Sunny Leone, who is in the "best phase" of her life personally and professionally, says she enjoys having a small circle of friends.In her seven-year journey in Hindi filmdom, Sunny has created a name for herself. She often used to talk about being judged...

19-May-2019 Kinnaur

102-year-old voter casts ballot in Himachal

Shyam Saran Negi, a 102-year-old voter who also participated in the 1951-52 general elections which were the country's first, cast his ballot on Sunday at a picturesque hamlet in Kinnaur district as elections were held to elect four members of Parliament from...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Voices of women must be heard : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hailed the role played by women in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections not just as candidates but also as voters and said that their voices must be heard."Today is the seventh and last phase of polling. Our mothers and sisters...

19-May-2019 Amritsar

Campaign spirited, yet dignified : Hardeep Singh Puri

Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Development and BJP's candidate from Punjab's Amritsar Lok Sabha seat Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday said that the election campaign was spirited and yet dignified."Met my colleague in Parliament Sardar Gurjeet Singh...

19-May-2019 New Delhi

Bhalswa Lake: Victim of urbanisation (Delhi Water Bodies)

Once known for its clean and clear water, the Bhalswa Lake of Delhi is narrating its own story of how modernisation and urbanisation is taking a toll on such water bodies.Known as 'Horseshoe Lake' because of its original shape, the water body situated in...

19-May-2019 Mumbai

The era of star secretaries

A star secretary was a phrase used to describe a man/woman who handled the work affairs of an actor. But, a lot of them fitted the bill of ‘Star Secretary because many secretaries who handled stars eventually became bigger stars.It was a curious era in...

19-May-2019 Mumbai

Only tech can't make films successful: Anil Kapoor

Veteran actor Anil Kapoor, who built up curiosity on his upcoming project with acclaimed director Shekhar Kapur, says that though technical advancement has made it easier for the new generation to make films like "Mr. India" it cannot guarantee a movie's success.Kapur...

18-May-2019 New Delhi

Men who are critical of Nehru are pygmies : Natwar Singh

The lion may well be in winter, but he still roars and growls. Diplomat, politician, litterateur, globetrotter and above all raconteur, Kunwar Natwar Singh has always been a man of all seasons. Celebrating his 90th birthday, the Bharatpur-born Jat leader...

18-May-2019 Mumbai

'Laxmmi Bomb' set to release in June 2020

National Award-winning actor Akshay Kumar and actress Kiara Advani starrer "Laxmmi Bomb" is all set to release on June 5, 2020.Akshay on Saturday shared the first look of the film on Twitter. In the image, the "Kesari" actor is seen applying kohl in his eyes....

18-May-2019 Hyderabad

Girl, 3, dies as Telangana MLA's car rams bike

A three-year-old girl died and her parents were seriously injured when a Telangana legislator's car rammed their motorcycle on Saturday, police said.The accident took place in Jeedivagu area in Mulugu district.The car in which MLA Danasari Anasuya alias...

18-May-2019 Dehradun

Narendra Modi in Kedarnath, to visit Badrinath on Sunday

Five days ahead of the election results, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday morning offered prayers at the Kedarnath shrine nestled in Garhwal Himalayas of Uttarakhand.Early in the day, Modi arrived at Dehradun's Jolly Grant airport and took a helicopter...

18-May-2019 New Delhi

BJP wants to kill me, end positive politics : Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal here on Saturday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wanted to finish him and the positive politics he had started."Why BJP wants to kill me? What is my fault? I am only building schools, hospital for the people....

18-May-2019 Hyderabad

Stalin in role to rope in KCR, Jagan

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi is said to be in close touch with DMK leader M.K. Stalin on building the numbers for the UPA, if push comes to shove following the counting of votes on May 23.Stalin, whose party is an ally of Congress, is reportedly working...

18-May-2019 Mumbai

I am obsessed with makeup : Tara Sutaria

Actress Tara Sutaria, who has wooed the audience with her stylish and glamorous looks in her debut film "Student of the Year 2", says she loves to do makeup."I am completely obsessed with makeup. I love to experiment different cosmetic products. I even check...

18-May-2019 Chandigarh

Religion, riots, dynasty dominate Punjab poll battle

In agrarian Punjab, where Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes make 55 per cent of the population, religion and riots more than concerns of farmers and poor are likely to play a decisive role in the Lok Sabha elections going to the polls on Sunday.Chief...

18-May-2019 Mumbai

Kapil Sharma feted by World Book of Records

Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma has been acknowledged as the most viewed stand-up comedian in India and abroad by the World book of Records London."It's a proud moment for all of us. We congratulate the king of comedy, Kapil, for being recognised as one of the most viewed...

18-May-2019 Mumbai

I'm petrified to shoot for 'Sadak 2' : Alia Bhatt

Actress Alia Bhatt, who is gearing up for her next film "Sadak 2", says she is petrified to shoot for the movie, which will be directed by her father and veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt.Alia on Saturday took to Instagram, where she posted a photograph of the...

18-May-2019 Pulwama

Accused in soldier's murder among four militants killed in J&K

Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants, including one involved in the abduction and murder of soldier Aurangzeb last year, were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday and another militant in a shootout in Baramulla, police said.Police...

18-May-2019 Pulwama / Baramulla

3 Hizbul men among 4 militants killed in J&K

Four militants, including three Hizbul men were killed on Saturday in two separate gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama and Baramulla districts.Following an overnight gun battle between security forces and a group of hiding terrorists in Punzgam village...

18-May-2019 Jalandhar

Stage All Set For Smooth And Hassle Free Polls In Jalandhar

Stage was all set for the General Elections for the Jalandhar Parliamentary Seat as 18.15 lakh voters would decide the fate of 19 candidates who were in fray for the Lok Sabha seat.Divulging the details, the Deputy Commissioner cum District Election Officer...

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