Archive for April, 2017

IRW ’17: Indian handlooms take the ramp to revival

New Delhi  April 29 (ANI): In the current melange of high-street labels and fast fashion, India Runway Week (IRW) Season 8 saw Indian handlooms weave its magic on the ramp on Day 1.

Sashaying down the runway in “unstitched” scarves-turned-outfits for Gestures by Kriti team, the models…

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Amrapali launches ‘Baahubali’ jewelry at Hyderabad store

Hyderabad, April 29:  Amrapali Jewels, the official jewellery designers for “Baahubali 2” on Friday launched the “Baahubali” collection at its store here.

The collection comprises of 1,000 pieces out of 1500 pieces of gold-plated, silver, kundan, multi-coloured precious stones, pearls used in the film, including nose pins…

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Rampaging KKR up against defending champions SRH in IPL

Hyderabad, Apr 29 (PTI) A keen contest is on the cards when the rampaging Kolkata Knight Riders clash with defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad in a second phase league match of the IPL here tomorrow.

Leading the points table with 14 points from nine matches (with just two losses), KKR have…

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Baahubali 2′ crosses Rs. 100 crore on first day

Chennai, April 29 :  S.S Rajamouli’s magnum opus “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion netted over Rs. 100 crore at the ticket window in the country on release day. Trade sources say this is the best ever opening for an Indian film. Even filmmaker Karan Johar expressed his joy over the…

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Apple stops paying royalties to Qualcomm

New York, April 29 :  Apple has stopped paying royalties to contract manufacturers for phone patents owned by Qualcomm over an “unresolved issue” — a move that will hit the US-chip maker’s financial results.

Apple reportedly stopped paying royalties starting with devices sold during the March quarter, CNET reported on…

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Sonam Kapoor’s maternal grandmother passes away

Mumbai, April 29 :  Actress Sonam Kapoor on Saturday took to Twitter to share with her fans and followers the news of the demise of her maternal grandmother.

The actress and daughter of Anil Kapoor posted an emotional message, thanking her late grandmother for teaching her valuable life lessons.

She posted…

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Four school kids injured in Patna blast

Patna, April 29 :  Four school children were injured here on Saturday when a low intensity bomb exploded in a government-run middle school, police said.

Senior Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj said four students of the Urdu Middle School in Marwari colony of Khajenkala in Bihar were injured in the…

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Akhilesh Yadav again questions credibility of EVMs

Lucknow, April 29 :  Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday again questioned the credibility of electronic voting machines (EVMs) after the state police found a chip-like device used in stealing petrol.

“When petrol can be stolen with the help of a remote through a chip without any…

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Don’t politicise Triple Talaq: PM

New Delhi, Apr 29 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged the Muslim community to ensure that the triple talaq issue was not “politicised”, and hoped that intellectuals from the community would come forward to fight the practice.

Addressing an event marking the birth anniversary of Kannada philosopher Basaveshwar here…

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Need for coordination with locals to check Maoist threat

The road that would have made all the difference. But the road to prosperity and development turned into a lawless road. On April 23, a road-opening party of the CRPF was having lunch in the jungles of Sukma in Chhattisgarh after break from work when around 300-400 Maoists…

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