Archive for October 13th, 2017

‘Manto’ may release by mid-2018: Nandita Das

Mumbai, Oct 13 : Actress-filmmaker Nandita Das, who has completed the shoot of her upcoming directorial “Manto” on the life of celebrated writer Saadat Hasan Manto, has said the film will be in theatres by the middle of next year.

Nandita attended the opening ceremony of the Jio MAMI 19th…

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Ready to discuss issues: Kher on FTII students’ open letter

Mumbai, Oct 13 (PTI) The newly-appointed chairman of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Anupam Kher, says he was on board to discuss the issues and problems faced by the students, as highlighted in their open letter to him.

The 62-year-old veteran actor was on Wednesday…

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Provisioning for insolvency cases not unusually large: RBI official

Kolkata, Oct 13 :  Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Deputy Governor N.S. Vishwanathan on Friday said the required provisioning for the NPA (non-performing asset) accounts referred for insolvency resolution is “nothing unusually large”.

There have been concerns expressed that the provisioning norms stipulated by the RBI for the stressed…

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Reliance Foundation to support Indian art exhibitions at The Met

New York, Oct 13 : The Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced that the Reliance Foundation, the Indian philanthropic organisation founded by Nita and Mukesh Ambani, has promised a generous gift to support exhibitions that explore and celebrate the arts of India.

“This is an outstanding commitment that will have a…

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PM Modi to visit Bihar tomorrow

New Delhi  October 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Biharon Saturday to address the Centenary Celebrations of Patna University.

At Mokama, the Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone for four sewerage projects under the Namami Gange programme and four National Highway projects. The total outlay of…

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Schools shut in areas hit by Pakistani shelling near LoC

Jammu, Oct 13 (PTI) Pakistan Army’s heavy shelling along the Line of Control in Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir today forced authorities to shut schools in forward areas.

“The schools along the LoC in Digwar and Khadi Karmara were closed because of the firing and shelling by Pakistan…

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EC’s withholding of Gujarat poll schedule ‘strange’: CPI-M

New Delhi, Oct 13 :  The CPI-M on Friday called the Election Commission’s reasoning behind declaring the poll schedule in Himachal Pradesh but not Gujarat “strange”.

“It is strange that the Election Commission has announced the date of election for Himachal Pradesh Assembly while withholding the announcement of date…

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Ivanka Trump to stay in Westin during Hyderabad visit

Hyderabad, Oct 13 :  President Donald Trump’s daughter and White House advisor Ivanka Trump will be staying in Westin Hotel during her two-day stay in Hyderabad to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) next month, a top Telangana government official said on Friday.

Ivanka along with Prime Minister Narendra…

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Talwars to walk free after prison authorities get court order: Jailer

Dasna (Ghaziabad), Oct 13 (PTI) Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, who have been acquitted in the murders of their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, are likely to walk free from the jail here after the prison authorities receive the court order, the jailer said today.

The Talwars have…

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