Archive for May 16th, 2018

Google updates Wi-Fi routers to check multiple connections

San Francisco, May 16 : Google has added a new feature to its Wi-Fi network technology that lets users measure how each individual device is performing on their wireless Internet network.
The new feature will basically run a speed test on each device and inform the users which devices need…

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Gulzar gets attached to another film on ‘Kabuliwala’

Mumbai, May 16 :  Veteran lyricist Gulzar, who had worked on the classic film “Kabuliwala”, has now penned lyrics for Danny Denzongpa-starrer “Bioscopewala”, which is an adaptation of Rabindranath Tagore’s short story “Kabuliwala”.

“Gulzar saab is very fond of Rabindranath Tagore’s work. About 15 years ago he had…

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Alia is an extremely secure actor: Amruta Khanvilkar

New Delhi, May 16 : Actress Amruta Khanvilkar had fun working with Alia Bhatt in “Raazi”, and says the fact that she is grounded reflects her upbringing.

“Apart from the story line, Meghna Gulzar was one of the key reasons for me to do the film. I have never played the…

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Bollywood beauties light Cannes red carpet

New Delhi May 16 (ANI): The ongoing 71st Cannes Film Festival is witnessing some dazzling fashion moments.
Just like the previous years, this time as well, many Bollywood beauties flocked to the French city to flaunt their stylish yet elegant looks.
Cannes’ red carpet veteran Aishwarya Rai Bachchan ruled in…

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Ex-French leader Sarkozy faces ruling on campaign finance trial

Paris, May 16 (AFP) Former French leader Nicolas Sarkozy faces a hearing today on whether he must stand trial on charges of illicit financing of his failed 2012 presidential campaign, one of several legal inquiries which have dogged the rightwing politician since he left office.

If an appeals court upholds…

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Honda Cars India launch second generation Amaze

New Delhi, May 16 : Honda Cars India on Wednesday launched the second generation of its entry level sedan — Amaze — in both petrol and diesel engine options.

According to the company, the second generation vehicle comes with a starting price of Rs 5.59 lakh for the petrol variant and Rs…

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Cabinet approves multi-modal logistics hub in Haryana

New Delhi, May 16 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the setting up of an integrated multi-modal logistics hub in Nangal Chaudhary area in Mahendragarh district of Haryana.

The hub will be a part of the 1,504-km High-Capacity Western Dedicated Freight Corridor between Delhi and Mumbai…

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Modi behind horse trading in Karnataka’s BJP: Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru, May 16 : Karnataka’s outgoing Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of encouraging horse-trading to lure Congress and JD-S legislators to their party for forming the government after the May 12 assembly election gave a fractured mandate.

“Modi and Shah are supporting BJP…

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Security operations to stop in J-K during Ramzan: MHA

New Delhi, May 16 (PTI) In a major decision, the Centre today asked security forces not to launch operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan.

The decision has been taken to help the peace loving Muslims observe Ramzan in a peaceful environment, a home ministry spokesperson…

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Cabinet approves Central University in Andhra

New Delhi May 16 (ANI): The Union Cabinet has given its in-principle approval for establishing a Central University by the name of “Central University of Andhra Pradesh”.
The university will be set up in Janthaluru Village of Ananthapur district in the state.

The cabinet was chaired by Prime Minister…

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