Archive for October 22nd, 2017

Kohli smashes 31st ODI ton, surpasses Ponting’s record

Mumbai [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli marked his 200th ODIappearance by smashing his 31st one-day hundred as he surpassed former Australian captain Ricky Ponting on the list of highest centuries here at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.

Kohli achieved yet another landmark in his glittering one…

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Maybe I said no too much: Shamita on short film career

New Delhi, Oct 22 :  Actress Shamita Shetty says quantity of work was never a priority for her, and so she chose to be choosy. But in hindsight, she feels it’s perhaps she said “no” too often that films stopped coming to her.

Shamita made her film debut in 2000…

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Thank you dear KBC team for your patience: Amitabh Bachchan

Mumbai, Oct 22 (PTI) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has thanked the team of the TV game show “Kaun Banega Crorepati 9” for their tirelessness and patience.

As the ninth installment of KBC is nearing its end, the 75-year-old star took this opportunity to thank the crew behind the Sony…

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14 companies to invest Rs 3,000 cr in Telangana’s textile park

Hyderabad, Oct 22 :  Fourteen companies have so far come forward to set up units with a total investment of over Rs 3,000 crore in the proposed Kakatiya Mega Textile Park in Telangana’s Warangal district, an official statement said.

Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao will on Sunday formally lay…

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Economy strong, in right direction: PM

Dahej (Gujarat), Oct 22 (IANS) The Indian economy’s fundamentals are strong and the economy is headed in the right direction, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.

The Prime Minister said this at a public rally after dedicating a ferry service from Ghogha in Bhavnagar to Dahej in South…

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Modi, cabinet colleagues to campaign in Himachal

Shimla, Oct 22 :  Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet colleagues are among an array of leaders who will try to woo voters in favour of the BJP ahead of the November 9 assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh, it was announced on Sunday.

However, the ruling Congress is yet to…

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BJP caricature of Rahul Gandhi not working any more: Tharoor

New Delhi, Oct 22 (PTI) The BJP had “very successfully caricatured” Rahul Gandhi but the tactic is no longer working because the people now see the Congress vice president as an “effective opponent” to the ruling party, former minister Shashi Tharoor has said.

The Congress MP in an interview to…

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Piyush Goyal takes unscheduled ride on Kota JanShatabdi express

New Delhi [India], Oct. 22 (ANI): Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday took an unexpected ride on the Kota JanShatabdi express.

Goyal was seen interacting with the passengers on board in order to gain feedback on the areas which need improvement.

In the wake of the string of derailments…

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Madhuri Dixit visits Taj Mahal with family

Agra, Oct 22 : Madhuri Dixit-Nene visited Taj Mahal with her family. The actress says her “love affair with India goes on”.

Madhuri took to Twitter on Saturday to share a photograph in which the couple along with their two sons Arin and Rayaan, and other members of the family…

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Pak envoy meets with Swaraj: FO

Islamabad, Oct 22 (PTI) Pakistan today said its High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, but dismissed as “speculative” the reports in media that the two discussed the issue of Kulbhushan Jadhav.

Foreign Office issued a statement after reports in media claimed that Swaraj asked Mahmood to…

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