Archive for August 19th, 2018

Gerco Roman’s desperate search for big medal

Jakarta, Aug 19 (PTI) Battling an identity crisis in India, the Greco Roman style of wrestling has taken a few steps in improving its image but desperately seeks a big medal for a complete make-over.

The practitioners and coaches of the Greco Roman style, which forbids holds below the…

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Fashion is all about comfort, confidence: Vaani Kapoor

Noida  Aug 19 (ANI): Fashion and style is something which is difficult to keep up with, but according to Bollywood actress Vaani Kapoor it is all about comfort and confidence.

On being asked about fashion, the actress said that it is all about choosing comfortable clothes that automatically translates into…

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Being wanted and respected feels good: Kajol

Mumbai, Aug 19 (PTI) Kajol believes despite being a part of major commercial films, she successfully managed to avoid getting trapped into a particular image and it has held her in good stead with the audiences.

Coming from a film background, there were expectations from her but Kajol said she…

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No ATM to be replenished with cash after 9 pm from next year

New Delhi, Aug 19 (PTI) No ATM will be replenished with cash after 9 pm in cities and 6 pm in rural areas from next year even as two armed guards will accompany crisp notes in transit as per a new directive issued by the Home Ministry.

The deadline for…

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Thousands still waiting to be rescued in rain-battered Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 19 (PTI) Thousands of people  in flood-hit areas in Kerala are battling all odds to survive as the death toll has touched 197 in the past 10 days in the second spell of monsoon fury since August 8.

Many are still stranded in their homes with no…

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President Kovind pays tribute to Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma

New Delhi  Aug 19 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind paid floral tributes to Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma, former President of India, on the occasion of his birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Sunday.

Officials and staff of Rashtrapati Bhavan along with the family members of the former president were also…

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Vajpayee’s ashes immersed in Ganga at Haridwar

Haridwar Aug 19 (ANI): The ashes of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee immersed in Ganga river at Har-ki-Pauri in Haridwar on Sunday.

Vajpayee’s daughter Namita Bhattacharya and granddaughter Niharika had earlier collected three urns of the ashes from Smriti Sthal in New Delhi. The ashes were…

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