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    High Court imposes fine of Rs 2 lakh on Mhada,others for usurping land

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) along with a private trust and two societies were today imposed a cost of Rs 2 lakh each by the Bombay High Court for trying to illegally usurp two plots in suburban Juhu, reserved for open garden space.

  • William, Kate take Brexit ‘charm offensive’ to Germany

    Berlin: Prince William and his wife Kate embarked today on a three-day visit to Germany billed as a “charm offensive” by local media as Britain begins thorny Brexit talks in earnest. William, who is second in line to the British throne, and Kate touched down in Berlin from Poland accompanied by their young children George and Charlotte.

  • Bareilly Ki Barfi Trailer: Watch Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao wooing Kriti Sanon

    After intriguing fans with teaser-posters, the trailer of Bareilly Ki Barfi is here! Starring Kriti Sanon, Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao in rather interesting roles, the film is a romantic-comedy set in Bareilly. The story revolves around an unapologetic and free-spirited small town girl Bitti, who is in search of someone who would love her for the way she is. Then, she meets Chirag Dubey aka Ayushmann Khurrana, owner of a printing

  • Virender Sehwag finds Roger Federer’s cow love wonderful

    Former Indian opener Virender Sehwag got in the ‘Tuesday feels’ and uploaded three pictures of the Wimbledon 2017 champion Roger Federer with cows. The eight-time Wimbledon champions is seen in the pictures milking the cow and standing next to decorated ones on different cow.

  • ICC Women’s World Cup Semi-final: 5 Indian players to watch out for against Australia

    Odds are stacked heavily against them but a confident India will aim to turn the tables when ‘Women in Blue’ take on six-time champions Australia in the second semi-final of the ICC Women’s World Cup on Thursday. India have a poor record against Australia, having lost 34 out of 42 games played so far. But on Thursday, Mithali Raj-led team will be aiming to end the losing streak.

  • Disney facing backlash for casting non-Arab actress as Jasmine

    Los Angeles: Disney’s upcoming live-action reboot of the 1992 animated classic “Aladdin” is facing blowback for casting a non-Arab actress to play Jasmine. After a months-long worldwide search Disney roped in actress Naomi Scott to play Jasmine in the film. Scott is of British and Indian heritage and some critics of the decision see it as a suggestion by Disney that women of Indian and Middle Eastern heritage look the same, reported

  • Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over border firing

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Wednesday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner and lodged a formal protest over the death of two civilians in what it said was firing by Indian troops across the LoC a day earlier.

  • I have matured immensely in last two weeks: Ravi Shastri

    Mumbai: Newly-appointed India head coach Ravi Shastri feels he has “matured immensely” in the last two weeks, a period that saw dramatic developments leading upto his appointment to the high-profile job.

  • Hospital bans worship of ‘mother and child’ statue on campus

    Thiruvananthapuram: A statue of ‘mother and child’ erected on the premises of the government medical college here over two decades ago has become a sort of veneration for people prompting authorities to ban any kind of worship in front of it.

  • Royal Opera House

    Opera returns to the Royal Opera House with The Secret Marriage

    The iconic Royal Opera House, Mumbai, opened its curtains after a 23-year-old hiatus in October 2016. The city’s cultural crown jewel is one of the remaining baroque structures and has now re-established itself as a performance space of international quality with a seating capacity of 575. Within few months of its restoration, it is all set for a new landmark occasion, its first ever full fledged opera titled ‘I1 Matrimonio Segreto’ –

  • Man celebrating birth of son shot dead

    Sambhal (UP): A man celebrating the birth of his son was shot dead allegedly by two persons, police said today.