Archive for October 30th, 2015

Vajpayee was Hindu nationalist too, but put nation first: Faleiro

Panaji, Oct 30  Like Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a Hindu nationalist too, but he always put the nation first, former union minister Eduardo Faleiro said on Friday.

Addressing a press conference at the Congress party’s headquarters in Panaji, Faleiro, a six-time…

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Introspect on sacrilege issue, Congress tells Punjab CM

 Amritsar, Oct 30 ,Blaming the Punjab government for “miserable failure” of state police in controlling the situation after sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib, the Punjab Congress on Friday asked Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to introspect as to why the intelligence set-up totally collapsed in the state.

“The recent…

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After not so ‘Shaandaar’ response, Alia Bhatt moving on

Mumbai, Oct 30 ,Alia Bhatt is “disappointed” with the debacle of “Shaandaar”, but the actress doesn’t believe in brooding over the past. Embracing the failure, Alia says she is trying to “move on”.

The daughter of popular filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who stepped into the world of showbiz with the…

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Sensex closes 181 points down on weak corporate earnings

Mumbai, Oct 30, The sensitive index (Sensex) of the(BSE) on Friday closed 181.31 points, or 0.68 percent, down due to subdued quarterly earnings by some key corporates.

The 30-scrip Sensex, which opened at 26,878.48 points, closed at 26,656.83 points after touching a…

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BJP accuses grand alliance of trying to polarise

New Delhi, Oct 30 (PTI) BJP today moved the Election Commission against the grand alliance alleging that its leaders were trying to polarise voters of Bihar on communal lines and urged the poll body to take “stringent action” against them.

A BJP delegation led by Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi…

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Chelsea in danger of losing aura at home: Thierry Henry

London, Oct 30,  French football great Thierry Henry has warned English Premier League (EPL) champions Chelsea saying they are in danger of losing their fear factor after losing two matches at home this season.

Chelsea currently lie in 15th position in the EPL with just 11 points from their opening…

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Official audit of discoms ‘misguided exercise’: Court (Lead)

New Delhi, Oct 30 ,In a setback to the Arvind Kejriwal government, the Delhi High Court on Friday quashed the executive decision to get the books of accounts of the three private power distribution companies (discoms) in the city-capital scrutinised by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG…

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American TV series ‘Quantico’ featuring Priyanka Chopra faces lawsuit

Los Angeles, Oct 30 (PTI) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra’s maiden American TV series “Quantico” is involved in a lawsuit filed against producer Mark Gordon amid claims that the idea for the ABC FBI drama was lifted from a 1999 documentary that aired on CNN.

Filmmakers Jamie Hellman, Barbara Leibovitz…

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GVK CSIA launches India’s first indoor navigation ‘Mumbai T2 App’ for passengers

Mumbai, October 30, 2015: GVK Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) has launched India’s first ever indoor navigation app with Augmented Reality feature for the convenience of passengers traveling through Terminal 2. The T2 App will assist the passengers with the interactive walk-through experience where passengers can download this…

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Air travel to cost more as govt moots 2% levy on tickets

New Delhi, Oct 30 (PTI) Air travel is set to become a little more expensive with the government proposing 2 per cent levy on all domestic and international tickets to raise funds for boosting regional air connectivity.

The proposal, part of the elaborate and revised National Civil Aviation Policy, is…

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