Archive for May 16th, 2019

Prohibition not a solution: Ekta Kapoor on demand to regulate digital content

Mumbai, May 16 (PTI) Producer Ekta Kapoor is not in favour of regulating streaming platforms as she believes it will only create a bigger need for unregulated content.

The Supreme Court has sought the government’s response on a plea to regulate the functioning of streaming platforms like Netflix and…

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I’m successful because Kohli gave me freedom to attack: Kuldeep

Kolkata, May 16 (PTI) Star India wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav believes he wouldn’t have been successful at the world stage had it not been for skipper Virat Kohli, who gave him the freedom to attack.

“You need a skipper who backs you and believes in your ability to shine…

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Rahul will play ‘central role’ in formation of new govt: Tejashwi

New Delhi, May 16 (PTI) A coalition of progressive parties will come together to form the next government and Congress president Rahul Gandhi will play a “central role” in the formation of the new dispensation, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said on Thursday.

Asserting that the BJP has failed to deliver…

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Rahul Gandhi kept mum when PM called ‘neech’: Shah

Maharajganj (UP), May 16 (PTI) BJP president Amit Shah Thursday accused Congress chief Rahul Gandhi of remaining silent after his party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar hurled abuses at Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Addressing a rally here, he termed Aiyar “guru ghantal” (shrewd).

“Mani Shankar Aiyar used abusive words against PM…

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OnePlus Steps up Its Game With New Brand Campaign Featuring Robert Downey Jr.

Bangalore, May 16:  OnePlus, the global premium smartphone maker, today unveiled its latest marketing and brand campaign featuring Robert Downey Jr.

OnePlus, the global premium smartphone maker, today unveiled its latest marketing and brand campaign featuring Robert Downey Jr. The long-term campaign celebrates the disruptive role that OnePlus has…

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Famke Janssen joins ‘The Postcard Killings’

Los Angeles  May 16 : X-Men” star Famke Janssen has boarded the cast of crime thriller “The Postcard Killings”.

According to Variety, the actor will star opposite Jeffery Dean Morgan in the film.

The story follows Jacob Kanon (Morgan), a hardened New York detective, in search of the person responsible…

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SAIC unveils MG Hector in India

Mumbai May 16: Chinese carmaker Shanghai Automotive Industrial Corporation (SAIC) took the covers off its much anticipated SUV, the MG Hector here today. The Chinese carmaker which has joint-ventures with General Motors and Volkswagen Group in the Chinese market and is the largest automobile manufacturer in China has been…

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Slipping on oil

India has bought some time on volume of imports from Iran but is caught between it and the US

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif may have looked for some middle ground on India’s oil purchases from his country despite US sanctions but we are in no position…

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