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  • Smartphone use ups dry-eye disease risk in kids

    Seoul: Parents, take note! Kids who spend a lot of time on their smartphones and computer devices may be at high risk of developing dry eye disease, scientists have warned.

  • Will present Motor Vehicles Bill in Budget Session: Nitin Gadkari

    New Delhi: Government today said it would try to present the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill which proposes hefty penalties for violation of traffic norms in the upcoming Budget session, soon after it receives it from Parliament’s Joint Select Committee.

  • Meryl Streep slams Donald Trump in Golden Globes award speech

    Washington D. C: Eight times Golden Globe winner Meryl Streep, who was awarded the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 74th Annual Golden Globes Awards, did not hesitate to make her thoughts about Donald Trump, who will be inaugurated as president in less than two weeks, crystal clear.

  • Double-digit increase in tax collection, says FM Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: The currency squeeze in November and December has failed to hit revenue mop up, with direct and indirect tax collection from April to December showing a double-digit increase, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

  • Porsche unveils updated 911 GTS range

    If Porsche’s 911 catalogue wasn’t confusing you enough, it has added yet another one to the mix. Meet the all new 911 GTS!

  • Shah Rukh to celebrate Makarsankrati at Mannat

    Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, who will be seen playing Raees in his forthcoming film, will be having Kite flying sessions and also will be seen celebrating the festival Makar Sankranti for the very first time.
    The actor, who engaged into Kite flying as a kid, lost the practice after he moved to Mumbai from Delhi.
    If our sources to be believed, Shah

  • PAC can call PM on cash ban if RBI’s reply not satisfactory

    New Delhi: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament can call Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of demonetisation if it is not satisfied with the answers given by top finance ministry officials and the RBI Governor Urjit Patel, to whom a detailed questionnaire has been sent.

  • Sansui Colors Stardust Awards 2017: pictures, dance performance and winner list

    Here we bring you Sansui Colors Stardust Awards 2017 which was telecast on colors on the night of 8th January, Sunday. A greatest glitziest event in which the biggest stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Asha Bhosle, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, and almost the entire Hindi Film Industry comes together to celebrate with their power packed performances and candid moments.The actual event took place on 19th December 2016 but was telecast later on

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA unveiled

    Mercedes-Benz’ baby SUV – the GLA – has gone under the knife, only to come out looking a tad sharper. As is the case with most Mercedes facelifts, the upgrade is the blink and you miss it variety. Nonetheless, let’s get straight to the changes.

  • Shocking details of Veteran actor Om Puri’s death

    Now that Om Puri is no more—and let’s face it, shocking as it sounds, he is gone—the heat and dust on his personal life will not settle down. His troubled marriage to Nandita Puri and his first wife Seema Kapoor who was back in his life made murky headlines in the last years of Om’s life.

  • Hillary Clinton will never run for office again: Aide

    Washington: Hillary Clinton will not run for any elected office again after losing to Donald Trump in the US Presidential polls, her Indian-American aide Neera Tanden has said amid reports that the former secretary of state could run for the post of New York Mayor.

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    Golden Globes 2017: Priyanka Chopra takes ‘Golden’ to the Globes

    No doubt Priyanka Chopra is a global icon. Over the last few years she made her attendance on the global entertainment events unmissable, be her fashionable debuts at the red carpet of Oscars or the Emmys last year. The actress has put Bollywood talent on the world map.

  • “It’s a good time for me”: Priyanka at Golden Globes

    Los Angeles: Actress Priyanka Chopra, who made her debut at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards, is glad that she is soon going to be seen in her first ever Hollywood movie “Baywatch” and says “it’s a good time for her”.

  • There is a lack of coordination between banks, government, says Vadra

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra on Monday attacked the Centre for lack of management after the petrol pumps across the country threatened to stop accepting payments through credit or debit cards.

  • PNB launches its QR code payment system in Mumbai

    Mumbai: A petrol pump in Kurla beautified itself on Friday to welcome QR code based mobile payment system. Thus, allowing its customers to opt for QR code option along with its existing cash and card transaction options. The initiative to make the pump QR code enabled was taken by Punjab National Bank (PNB). This also was an official nationwide launch of PNB UPI with ‘Quick Response’ (QR) code option.

  • Bollywood needs to dignify portrayal of gay characters, says Meiyang Chang

    Actor-singer Meiyang Chang, who will be playing a gay character in a web series, feels Bollywood needs to handle such portrayals with more sensitivity. In the web series “Untag”, Chang plays the role of Nischay Barbara and he has made sure he doesn’t play the role in a stereotypical way.