Archive for May 5th, 2017

IPL-10: Sloppy Hyderabad face resurgent Pune (Preview)

Hyderabad, May 5 (IANS) Back to their favourite hunting ground after their fourth away loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will aim to bounce back when they take on a resurgent Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) at home on Saturday.

Pune swapped places with Hyderabad to be…

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Its kicks over lipstick for Gigi Hadid!

New Delhi  May 5 (ANI): She is a fire on the runway, a ‘city chic beach babe’ in person, she is the fashionista Gigi Hadid!

In a new video, Hadid is seen getting to her candid best, while playing ‘This or That’ for Reebok Classic’s Spring/Summer ’17 collection…

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Over 300 kids were auditioned for Sachin Tendulkar’s biopic

New Delhi  May 5 (ANI): With just a few weeks left in the release of ‘ Sachin: A billion Dreams,’ a biopic on the life of great Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and the makers left no chance to make everything look realistic.

About 300 kids were auditioned to recreate the portions…

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Actors underestimated on TV: Kritika Kamra

Mumbai, May 5 : Actress Kritika Kamra, who is currently seen as Princess Chandrakanta in fantasy drama show “Perm Ya Paheli Chandrakanta”, feels actors are underestimated on the small screen.

“It is assumed that if you act on TV, you can only do so much. Actors are underestimated on TV. I…

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NPAs Ordinance to help tackle mounting bad loans: RBI ED

Mumbai, May 5 :  Though the RBI and the government have been working to tackle the problems of mounting bad loans, the Ordinance on NPAs will define the way forward in this regard, RBI Executive Director Sudarshan Sen said.

Terming it as “a very interesting piece” of legislation, Sen said efforts…

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Govt looks to pump Rs 30k cr in LPG production, distribution

New Delhi, May 5 (PTI) The government is eyeing close to Rs 30,000-crore investment for expansion of LPG production and distribution network in next three years as it widens cooking gas coverage by giving out a record number of connections.

A record 3.45 crore LPG connections were…

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India ready to deal with ‘misadventure’ from Pakistan: BSF

Shillong, May 5 (IANS) India is prepared to deal with any misadventure by Pakistani troops or terrorists, Border Security Force (BSF) Director General K.K. Sharma said on Friday.

“They (Pakistan) keep on infiltrating and sending terrorists. We (Indian security forces) keep on fighting them and you can see that…

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Owaisi questions ‘double standards’ on death for rape

Hyderabad, May 5 :  AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday questioned the “double standards” in awarding death penalty to rapists, especially when it came to communal riots.
Reacting to a Bombay High Court judgment upholding life sentence to 11 convicts in Bilkis Bano case, he said the Modi government should appeal…

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CPI(M) hails Nirbhaya verdict, but frowns over selective justice

New Delhi  May 5 (ANI): Expressing dissent over the Supreme Court’s verdict in the brutal Nirbhaya gangrape case, Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Brinda Karat on Friday said she is against the selective nature of judicial process.

“I am against death penalty in principle because of the selective…

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SC sends Dec 16 gangrape accused to the gallows

New Delhi, May 5 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Friday confirmed the death sentence awarded to the four convicts in the December 16, 2012 sensational gangrape and murder case, saying it had sent a “tsunami of shock” all over and was a ‘rarest of rare’ case in which the most…

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