Archive for September 5th, 2017

Women drivers give Rajnath, Yogi inaugural Lucknow Metro ride

Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) Two women loco pilots Pooja and Priyanka on Tuesday gave Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath a ride on Lucknow Metro on its inaugural run in the city.

The two leaders, accompanied by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, earlier purchased the…

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Managing Aamir Khan was like winning a lottery: Advait Chandan

New Delhi, Sep 5 :  From working behind-the-scenes on various movies under Aamir Khan Productions to managing Aamir Khan’s calendar and now to directing the superstar, Advait Chandan has come a long way. He considers the banner his “film school” and says being a manager to the actor…

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Teachers are the best category of nation builders: President

New Delhi, Sep 5 :  President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday said teachers are the “best category” of nation builders but noted there is a dip in the standard of education because teachers are running away from their responsibility.

After meeting teachers who received awards on the occasion of Teachers Day…

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India has made clear it won’t get cowed down: Bhagwat on Dokalam

Allahabad, Sep 05 (PTI) India has made clear that it will not be cowed down on security and defence matters, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said today as he credited the Modi government for enhancing the country’s global standing.

Bhagwat’s comments come in the backdrop of India and China…

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Twitter’s new terms of service draw online criticism

San Francisco, Sep 5 (IANS) Twitter’s new terms of service that apparently allow other companies to re-publish content on its platform without any compensation have sparked widespread online criticism.
The clause that has received flak allows the micro-blogging website to make content that is posted on Twitter…

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Pele: Paulinho will surprise at Barcelona

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 5: Brazil international midfielder Paulinho will prove his doubters wrong by showing his quality with new club Barcelona, according to football legend Pele.

Paulinho joined the Catalan club from China’s Guangzhou Evergrande for 40 million euros ($ 47.65m) last month, but some have questioned the…

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Get a glimpse of celebrity homes with Design HQ

New Delhi, Sep 5:  A new television show will let Bollywood fans get a glimpse of homes of their favourite celebrities like Hrithik Roshan, Aditya Roy Kapoor and Jacqueline Fernandes.

FOX Life channel is ready to take on the home décor and interior space with its new show “Design…

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Priyanka Chopra visits Dilip Kumar, Saira Banu

Mumbai, Sep 5 (PTI) Priyanka Chopra paid a visit to veteran actor Dilip Kumar and his wife Saira Banu.

The “Quantico” star spent a whole evening with the actor, who was admitted to a hospital for kidney-related ailments last month.

A tweet from the 94-year-old actor’s…

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AI Express aircraft veers off taxiway due to heavy rains

Kochi/Mumbai, Sep 5 (PTI) Over a 100 people onboard an Air India Express flight from Abu Dhabi had a narrow escape after the Boeing aircraft veered off the taxiway on arrival at Kochi airport due to heavy rains early this morning.

The 102 passengers and six crew members exited…

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Modi greets nation on Teachers’ Day

Xiamen (China), Sep 5 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his greetings on the occasion of Teachers’ Day.

“On Teachers’ Day, I salute the teaching community that is devoted to nurturing minds and spreading the joys of education in society,” he tweeted from Xiamen, China, where he is attending…

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