Archive for September 7th, 2017

I was in front of the camera, but wasn’t happy: Arjun Rampal

New Delhi, Sep 7 (PTI) He made a promising debut in 2001 with “Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat” and went on to star in a number of films for a decade, but Arjun Rampal says he has now decided to go slow.

In the beginning of his career, the model-turned…

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Sony launches new tower speaker in India at Rs 65,990 (Lead)

New Delhi, Sep 7 :  Expanding its premium speakers’ line-up, Sony India on Thursday launched the ‘MHC-V90DW’ audio system in India for Rs 65,990.

‘MHC-V90DW’ stands 170cm tall with wheels and handle bar to move it around and an open back-type cabinet, delivering an output power…

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Framing of charges in Tejpal rape case on Sep 28

Panaji, Sep 7 :  A trial court will formally frame charges in the connection with the rape and sexual harassment case against former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal on September 28, public prosecutor Francis Tavora said on Thursday.

Briefing reporters outside the District and Sessions Court, Tavora told reporters that…

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Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

Srinagar, Sep 7 :  Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested here on Thursday.

“These villainous acts by the government would not break the spirit of the freedom loving people of Kashmir,” Malik told reporters before he was arrested from a party office in the city…

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Sitharaman takes charge as defence minister, spells out focus

New Delhi, Sep 7 (PTI) Newly-appointed Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said her priority areas would be military preparedness, defence indigenisation, resolving long-pending issues and the welfare of soldiers.

Sitharaman, 58, India’s first full-time woman defence minister, took charge of the key ministry in the presence…

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Gujarat launches subsidised food scheme for construction workers

Ahmedabad, Sep 7 :  It’s 6.30 a.m. and construction workers have started assembling near kadiyanakas (hiring points) in search of a job. But one is witness to an unusual scene: Their tiffin boxes are empty.

The reason for this is the Shramik Annapoorna Yojana (Construction Workers’ Meal Scheme…

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PKL-5: U Mumba hand Bengal Warriors second defeat on the trot

Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) Bengal Warriors succumbed to their second defeat in as many days as former champions U Mumba beat them 37-31 in a second Inter Zone challenge week meet here at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Indoor Stadium on Wednesday.

Skipper Anup Kumar led from the front…

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India to grant gratis visa to Myanmarese citizens: PM

Nay Pyi Taw, Sep 7 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that India will grant gratis visa to Myanmarese citizens wanting to visit the country.

Modi made the announcement during his joint press statement with State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi after the two leaders held wide-ranging talks…

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I’m in the most exciting phase of my career: Parineeti Chopra

New Delhi, Sep 7:   Parineeti Chopra had a good start in Bollywood but slowed down after facing back-to-back setbacks. With projects like “Golmaal Again” and Dibakar Banerjee’s upcoming directorial “Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar” in her kitty, the actress says she is in “the most exciting phase” of…

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