Archive for January 5th, 2018

Bhuvi rocks top-order but AB 59 takes SA to 107/3 at lunch

Cape Town, Jan 5 (PTI) Former captain AB de Villiers negated Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s terrific first spell with a counter-attacking half-century as South Africa reached 107 for 3 at lunch on the opening day of the first cricket Test.

After Bhuvneshwar (3/39 in 9 overs) wreaked havoc…

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My mute character symbolises women’s voice: ‘Mukkabaaz’ actress

Mumbai, Jan 5 :  Actress Zoya Hussain, who is playing the character of a mute girl in the upcoming film “Mukkabaaz”, says the speaking disability of her character is somewhere symbolic of the state of women in a patriarchal society.

Zoya, a newcomer, learnt sign language for the film. She says…

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Mughalnama: changing the contours of Mughlai cuisine in India

New Delhi Jan 5 (ANI-NewsVoir): Evolved in the royal kitchens of the Mughal Empire in Medieval India, Mughlai cuisine is an amalgamation of Indian and Persian cuisines. Mughlai was a community food, earlier started by the Mughals then the Persians and then got segregated in India with versatile specialties…

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Childhood asthma, food allergy may up anxiety disorder risk

Toronto, Jan 5 : If your child is suffering from chronic illness such as asthma or food allergy, he or she is more likely to develop anxiety or other mental health disorders, finds a study

The findings showed that anxiety disorders were most common, including separation anxiety, generalised anxiety and phobias…

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Madhura Naik looks forward to modern look in TV show

Mumbai, Jan 5 : Actress Madhura Naik will soon shoot a sequence of “Tu Sooraj Main Saanjh Piyaji” in Bangkok, and says she is really looking forward to the transition in the story as well as the character.

In the Star Plus show, Madhura essays the role of Palomi, mostly seen…

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Love has no gender: Nia Sharma

Mumbai, Jan 5 : Actress Nia Sharma, who has played a lesbian in web series “Twisted”, is glad that television is getting bold, and says that people are “no more shying away and acknowledging the fact that love has no gender”.

She also praised an upcoming episode of “MTV Love On…

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Akshay begins shooting for ‘Kesari’, releases first look

Mumbai, Jan 5 (PTI) Akshay Kumar today started filming his “most ambitious” project “Kesari” and also released his first look from the movie.

Filmmaker Karan Johar is producing the film, which is based on the ‘Battle of Saragarhi’.

“Feeling nothing but immense pride and gratitude while sharing this. Beginning my…

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RBI to issue new Rs 10 notes with Konark Sun Temple motif

Mumbai, Jan 5 :  The country will shortly have new Rs 10 denomination notes in circulation, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced on Friday.
The new Rs 10 note in the Mahatma Gandhi series is designed in the base colour of chocolate brown and has the motif of the Konark…

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Equity indices close at new highs

Mumbai, Jan 5 :  Key Indian equity indices on Friday closed at record high levels, surging on the back of positive global cues and healthy buying in consumer durables, banking and auto stocks.

The wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) rose by 54.05 points or 0.51 per…

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Domestic airline industry follows global practice of dynamic pricing

New Delhi, Jan 5 :  Union Minister Jayant Sinha on Friday said the domestic airline industry follows the “global practice of dynamic pricing”.

The Minister of State for Civil Aviation was defending the industry against the latest observations made by the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Transport which pointed to airline staff…

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