Archive for May 8th, 2017

Wonder Woman’ to release in India on June 2

Mumbai, May 8 :  Israeli actress Gal Gadot starrer “Wonder Woman”, an action adventure entertainer, will hit the Indian screens on June 2, Warner Bros Pictures has announced.

Wonder Woman is a fierce Amazon warrior with incredible strength, grace and wisdom, as well as one who is unparalleled in hand-to…

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Of missed opportunities, rigid stances

India and Turkey missed an opportunity to consolidate and expand their bilateral ties politically during the visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to India earlier this month, although they seemed to converge on the need to build a stronger economic relationship.

Erdogan, who during his day-long…

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Wasn’t that good in studies: Sooraj Pancholi

Mumbai, May 8 : Actor Sooraj Pancholi who debuted with Salman Khan’s production ‘Hero’ says that he was not good enough in studies but was very good at sports.

“I have been into sports since my childhood. I wasn’t that good in studying but in sports I have always…

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Macao sees healthy growth in Indian tourists

New Delhi  May 8 (ANI): With its varied offering, Macao keeps attracting increasing number of Indians. Visitor arrivals hit 370,000 during 1st May Labor Day holidays, up by 6.7% year-on-year

As a destination, Macao promises various offerings right from sightseeing, shows and entertainment, event and festivities…

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Hrithik appeals multiplexes to improve infrastructure for specially-abled

New Delhi  May 08 (ANI): With an aim to do his bit for specially-abled, Bollywood ‘Greek God’ Hrithik Roshan wants to contribute towards their interest at public places.

Hrithik Roshan has appealed multiplex chains to improve infrastructure to provide easy access to specially-abled people, saying he’s ready…

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Rohit, Shami returns; Pant, Raina on standby for CT squad

New Delhi, May 8 (PTI) Defending champions India today opted for the tried and tested in their Champions Trophy cricket squad with fit-again Rohit Sharma and Mohammed Shami returning to the side.

Karnataka batsman Manish Pandey pipped young chinaman Kuldeep Yadav as the 15th member of the touring party…

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Now here comes ‘crowd approval’ of loans from Tata Capital

Mumbai, May 8 :  You may have heard of crowd sourcing of funds. But here comes a loan proposal which brings in crowd approval.

Tata Capital has announced a personal loan initiative, which will be processed by the company on the basis of approvals received from people on the social and…

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SBI cuts home loan rates by 25 bps

Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) The country’s largest home loan provider State Bank of India (SBI) has announced reduction in the home loan rates by 25 basis points (bps) from 8.60 per cent to 8.35 per cent per annum, which will come into effect from Tuesday.

“The largest…

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GST scheduled for July 1 rollout: Jaitley

Tokyo, May 8 (PTI) The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is on schedule for implementation from July 1 and will not lead to any significant increase in prices of goods although cost of some services may see a marginal hike, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.

Hailed as the biggest…

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Sanction prosecution of Kejriwal, ministers: Maken

New Delhi, May 8:  The Congress on Monday wrote to Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal to demand the prosecution of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his ministers on the basis of the Shunglu committee report.

“We demand the sanction of prosecution of Kejriwal and his ministers under the Prevention…

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