Archive for May 8th, 2019

Rajkummar Rao isn’t in Bollywood for money

Mumbai  May 8:  Actor Rajkummar Rao says money has never been a driving force behind his decision to do films. He picks his projects based on the content.

Rajkummar opened up about his funda when he appeared on “BFFs with Vogue Season 3”, which airs in India on Colors Infinity…

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Sensex tanks 487 pts as trade jitters take a toll

Mumbai, May 8 (PTI) Markets wilted under selling pressure for the sixth straight day Wednesday as investor sentiment remained grim amid US-China trade tensions and declining foreign fund inflows.

The 30-share BSE Sensex plunged 487.50 points, or 1.27 per cent, to end at 37,789.13…

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Kejriwal, Prakash Raj campaign in West Delhi

New Delhi, May 8 (PTI) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and actor-politician Prakash Raj on Wednesday held a roadshow in West Delhi and asked people to vote for the Aam Aadmi Party in the upcoming polls.

Addressing a roadshow in Nasirpur area of West Delhi, AAP chief Kejriwal urged…

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KIIT ranked within 350 in Times Higher Education Asia

Bhubaneswar, May 8 (PTI) Odisha-based Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), a deemed university, has been ranked within 350 in the 2019 ‘Times Higher Education Asia University’ rankings, institute official said Wednesday.

KIIT is among the few universities in the country to get a place in the Asia University…

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PM is modern-day avatar of Aurangzeb: Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam

Varanasi, May 8 (PTI) In a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam has likened him to “modern-day avatar of Aurangzeb”.

“The people of this constituency chose a person (PM Narendra Modi) who is actually the modern-day avatar of Aurangzeb. Because in Varanasi, in…

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RBI likely to cut interest rate again in June; no cut thereafter

New Delhi May 8 PTI : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to cut interest rates one more time in June before rising inflation pressures and elevated fiscal deficits leave little room for further accommodation in rest of the year, IHS Markit said Wednesday.

RBI had cut interest rate…

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Parineeti to shoot ‘The Girl on the Train’ in England

Mumbai May 8:  Actress Parineeti Chopra will head to England, where she pursued her studies, for two months to shoot the official remake of the acclaimed Hollywood film “The Girl on the Train”. She is looking forward to all work, and no play.

She will head there mid-July.

“I…

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Vidya excited to play ‘human computer’ Shakuntala Devi

Mumbai May 8:  Actress Vidya Balan has confirmed she is playing the lead role in a film on mathematics genius Shakuntala Devi, who earned the moniker of ‘human computer’ for her ability to make swift calculations.

Set for a summer 2020 release, the film is to be directed by Anu…

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I am not getting married: Arjun Kapoor

Mumbai, May 8 (PTI) Arjun Kapoor has dismissed marriage rumours, saying he will let the world know whenever he ties the knot.

There have been persistent rumours that the actor was set to get married to Malaika Arora.

“I am not getting married. If I am getting married I will…

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