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  • J-K: Six policemen injured in scuffle with army personnel, case registered

    Ganderbal: Six policemen were injured in a scuffle with army personnel in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. The incident took place yesterday at around 10.30 p.m when a few army personnel were returning from Amarnath Yatra. They were stopped at the Gund Police Station.

  • Guess who helped Harmanpreet Kaur get a job with Western Railways!

    Her unbeaten 171 against Australia may have made her a household name, but Harmanpreet Kaur has been catching the eye of experts for sometime now. It was former India women’s captain Diana Edulji who spotted the batting all-rounder and got her a job in Western Railway, with some help from Sachin Tendulkar. Yes!!! Before becoming the star cricketer, she was helped by Sachin in getting a job in Western Railways. However, Harmanpreet

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    Mamata daydreaming about dislodging Modi: Javadekar

    Kolkata, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday lambasted West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her call to “dislodge” Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused her of “disturbing” communal harmony.  “Her campaign to dislodge Modiji… Everybody can daydream but that is not going to happen. A non-existent unity can’t give us a challenge. Modi is connected to the poor, all sections of society. We are getting stronger by the day,” Javadekar said here

  • Rains lash Mumbai, slows down rush hour traffic

    Mumbai, Heavy rains lashed Mumbai and its outskirts this morning slowing down the road traffic during the rush hour. According to India Meteorological Department, in 24 hours ended at 8.30 this morning weather station at Colaba in the city recorded 80.2 mm rains while the Santacruz observatory marked 86.5 mm rains.

  • BM-SEE: Potholes don’t exist in Mumbai. VJ Jose proves it with this eye-opening video

    RJ Malishka made a parody video on the state of the roads in Mumbai and the BMC. And the Shiv Sena are now looking to file a defamation suit against Malishka, for speaking the truth. Malishka did receive and a lot of support online but former MTV VJ Jose Covaco thinks that the state of the roads in Mumbai are completely fine and the RJ and the people of Mumbai are sensationalising the issue

  • Kareena’s ‘Geet’ inspired Anushka to join Bollywood

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma says it was the fun-filled character of ‘Geet’ played by Kareena Kapoor Khan in Imtiaz Ali helmed “Jab We Met” that attracted her to the world of movies.

  • ICC Women’s World Cup 2017: Top 5 performers for India so far

    It is the last Women’s World Cup for Indian captain Mithali Raj and senior pacer Jhulan Goswami and they have made this a memorable one with their brilliant batting and bowling performances. Mithali Raj-led side outcast Australian side at Derby in the second semi-final of the tournament on Thursday to set up a final clash with England at Lord’s on Sunday.

  • Hyderabad drug racket: Telgu star Tarun appears before SIT

    Hyderabad: Telugu actor Tarun today appeared before the Telangana excise department’s Special Investigation Team (SIT) for questioning in connection with the drug trade racket, which was busted here.

  • Shocking! Eminent Malayali author Ramanunni gets threat letter to forcefully convert to Islam

    Eminent Malayalam author KP Ramanunni has recently lodged a complaint in the Kozhikode police station for receiving an anonymous letter threatening him with dire consequences if he fails to convert to Islam within six months. The letter states that if he fails to convert to Islam then they would chop off his right arm and left leg.

  • Hyderabad drug racket: Now, Mumaith Khan to appear before SIT

    The Prohibition and Excise Enforcement Director Akun Sabharwal has confirmed the news that Tollywood’s popular actress Mumaith Khan will appear before the special investigation Team (SIT) in connection with the Hyderabad drug racket case on July 27, according to a report in Deccan Chronicle.

  • Nepotism debate rages on: Now, Kangana Ranaut responds to Saif Ali Khan’s letter

    The war on nepotism in Bollywood took a nasty turn when Karan Johar, Saif Ali Khan and Varun Dhawan slammed Kangana Ranaut in humorous manner at IIFA 2017. After the act, social media was unhappy with these celebs and they were trolled online. While Varun said sorry and Karan Johar apologised for his act, Saif Ali Khan wrote an open letter on nepotism in Bollywood, in DNA.

  • Open and Shut! Mumbai’s first food truck park closes down, week after opening

    It was only last week that Mumbai received its food truck park in Bandra, but the first food truck park has been shut down already by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). According to the Hindustan, Times the BMC authorities have confirmed that the Bombay Food Truck Company Park did not have the required permission and hence it has been shut.

  • Is Saif Ali Khan miffed with IIFA 2017 co-host Karan Johar?

    Nepotism Rocks issue seems to be taken yet another twist. There have been reports coming right from the B-town that all is not well between Saif Ali Khan and Karan Johar. As we all know that Karan and Saif had hosted an IIFA Awards 2017 where something went wrong between them.

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    Mumbai’s hole story: BMC fills potholes, only for them to return

    After the public outrage on poor condition of roads in Mumbai, the BMC went on the backfoot and, on Thursday, BMC filled the potholes in Mumbai. But, the infamous potholes are stubborn and refuse to give up, and were back on Friday.

  • Fun Video: Mithali Raj, Veda Krishnamurthy dance to Harmanpreet Kaur’s tunes

    On Thursday, we saw Harmanpreet Kaur belting the Australian bowlers all over the park in the second semi-final of ICC Women’s World Cup in Derby. But, what many didn’t notice was that India’s captain Mithali Raj and teammates Veda Krishnamurthy were in a jovial mood while sitting on the sidelines watching all the action. Having witnessed Harmanpreet’s brutality from close quarters, Mithali, once she got out, enjoyed her team-mate’s brilliance from the

  • Mumbai: Woman dies in freak mishap as coconut tree falls on her

    Mumbai: In an unfortunate incident, a woman died tragically while she was going for a routine walk. She was felled by a falling tree. The woman was a resident of Chembur and the incident happened on July 20. The horrific incident was caught on a nearby security camera.

  • ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 final: Here’s what Ganguly, Gambhir have to say

    The Indian women’s team is all set to take on three times World Cup winner at the ICC Women’s World Cup final at Lord’s on Sunday afternoon. This World Cup hasn’t disappointed and I’m not sure my nerve and blood pressure can handle too much more! I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything like I saw as India beat Australia on Thursday. Without a shadow of a doubt, Harmanpreet Kaur’s innings was