Archive for February 9th, 2019

Taapsee, Bhumi to star in ‘Saand Ki Aankh’

Mumbai, Feb 9 (PTI) Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar will topline the biographical drama “Saand Ki Aankh”.

The film, a collaboration between Reliance Entertainment, Anurag Kashyap, Nidhi Parmar and Chalk n Cheese Films, will tell the story of world’s oldest sharpshooters Chandro and Prakashi Tomar.

It will directed by…

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Mayawati asks BJP leaders, media to not distort oral observation of SC

Lucknow, Feb 9 (PTI) A day after the Supreme Court said BSP chief Mayawati may have to reimburse the public money spent on erecting her statues, she asked BJP leaders and the media not to “distort” the observation of the court.

The final hearing in the case against the former…

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Himachal to implement 10 pc EWS quota, cut power tariff for irrigation: CM

Shimla, Feb 9 (PTI) The Himachal Pradesh government will implement the 10 per cent quota for economically weaker sections of the general category, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said while presenting the budget for FY 2019-20.

He also announced that people who had been arrested under the Maintenance of…

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Citizenship Bill will in no way cause harm to Assam & NE: PM

Changsari (Assam), Feb 9 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday assured the people of Assam and the North East that the citizenship bill will in no way cause harm to their interest.

He was addressing a public rally here in the Assembly constituency of Assam health minister and BJP-led…

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Why India must keep investing in health innovations

India, 10 February – Over the last 30 years, India’s disease burden has changed dramatically — child mortality has dropped, people are living longer lives and fewer people live in extreme poverty.

But some things have stayed the same. Take the front-line diagnostic we use for Tuberculosis (TB), one of…

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Kangana Ranaut: Bollywood has Called for Trouble By Ganging Up Against Me

Mumbai  Feb  9 : Actress-turned-filmmaker Kangana Ranaut, who is currently riding high on the success of her latest release Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi, says the Hindi film industry has called for trouble by ganging up against her.
Kangana in an interview had criticised celebrities for not turning up…

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US In Talks With India Over Missile Defence Collaboration: Pentagon

Washington , 10 Feb -The US has discussed a potential missile defence collaboration with India, a top Pentagon official has said, underlining that Washington wants to build a “much deeper and broader relationship” with New Delhi.

Under Secretary of Defence for Policy John Rood, however, said that it is early to…

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Novel pill could replace injections to deliver insulin: Study

New York Feb 9 :  Researchers have developed a drug capsule that could be used to deliver oral doses of insulin, potentially replacing injections for patients with Type-2 diabetes, says a new study.

About the size of a blueberry, the capsule contains a single and small needle made of compressed…

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PV sales dropped 1.87% at 2,80,125 units in Jan

New Delhi PTI  Feb 9: Domestic passenger vehicle (PV) sales declined for the third month in a row in January, dropping 1.87 per cent, as manufacturers continued to reduce inventory at dealers following a tepid festive season sales, according to SIAM.

As per data released by the Society of…

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