Archive for March, 2019

I’m well, have no heart ailment: Rajkumar Santoshi

Mumbai, March 1 Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi on Thursday said he is well and has no heart ailment, contrary to media reports. His is, however, admitted to a hospital here for routine tests.

“I am well and have no heart ailment. I had gone to Nanavati Hospital for a routine check…

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‘Pari’ is not like ‘usual’ Indian horror films

Mumbai, March 1 Anushka Sharma-starrer “Pari” is not like the usual horror films in India, says the film’s co-producer Prernaa Arora.

“‘Pari’ is not like the usual horror films in India with creaking doors, ear-shattering background score and crashing chandeliers. This is a totally different take…

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Moon to have 4G network in 2019

Berlin, March 1  The moon will have its first 4G cell phone network in 2019, the network builder Vadafone has said.

The German branch of the multinational telecommunication company has teamed up with Nokia to do the mission, London-headquartered Vadafone said in a statement on Tuesday.

The network is…

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Aircel files for bankruptcy under insolvency code

New Delhi, March 1 Aircel on Wednesday filed an application under Section 10 of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 for undertaking Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process (CIRP) for Aircel Cellular Limited, Dishnet Wireless Limited, and Aircel Limited, a company statement said here.

“The Board of Directors of the company acknowledged…

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Trump stuns lawmakers with gun control embrace

Washington, March 1  US President Donald Trump stunned Republicans on live television by embracing gun control and urging a group of lawmakers at the White House to resurrect gun safety legislation that has been opposed by the National Rifle Association (NRA).

In a meeting on Wednesday, the President called for…

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Sessions pushes back on Trump after ‘disgraceful’ insult

Washington, March 1  Attorney General Jeff Sessions pushed back against Donald Trump’s latest insult, prolonging an increasingly awkward public spat between the US President and his top law enforcement official, the media reported.

Trump chastised Sessions over an investigation into alleged surveillance abuses, calling his approach “disgraceful”, reports CNN…

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Four expelled Bihar Congress MLCs announce to join JD-U

Patna, March 1 Soon after four Congress Members of the Legislative Council (MLCs) were expelled on Wednesday night by the party for anti-party activities in Bihar, they announced to join the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U).

Sensing revolt, Congress state president Kaukab Quadri expelled the four party legislators…

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‘Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala’ launched in Lucknow with Holi celebrations

Lucknow, March 1  Traditional Indian set-up, desi delicacies and actors smearing colours on one another — that’s how forthcoming musical drama “Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala” was launched here on Wednesday.

Instead of going the regular way of introducing the character of the show and the storyline, the makers gave a…

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CBI arrests auditor of PNB in bank fraud case

New Delhi/Mumbai, March 1  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested an internal chief auditor of Punjab National Bank (PNB) in its ongoing probe into Rs 12,600 crore bank fraud case.

“CBI has on Wednesday arrested an Internal Chief Auditor of Punjab National Bank in an ongoing…

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