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  • Kareena chilling with her girls during a “wedding” lunch

    Prep for Veere Di Wedding officially begins with the cast readings in full swing – With the film going on floor in September ,Kareena Kapoor Khan is back to charm the silver screen .Here’s an exclusive image of Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar , Shikha Talsania and producer Rhea Kapoor .

  • Govt was trying to use judiciary as shield on triple talaq issue, alleges NCP

    Mumbai: The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) today claimed the Supreme Court’s verdict on triple talaq is a blow to the “plans” of the government of “using the judiciary as a shield” on the issue. The party also suggested that the government could make a draft legislation and based on suggestions by parties, a law could be enacted on the issue.

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    Caste docs submitted by 5 BMC corporators invalid: Official

    Mumbai: The documents related to caste affinity, submitted by five corporators elected to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in the recent polls, have been found to be invalid, a senior official said. Election to cash-rich BMC was held in February this year.

  • Princess Diana: Tragedy or Treason? to be aired on her 20th death anniversary

    New Delhi: “Princess Diana: Tragedy or Treason?” — a three-hour special on television — will tell the iconic lady’s story based on exclusive footage, excerpts from her interviews from Andrew Morton’s groundbreaking biography and new insight into the conspiracy theories surrounding her untimely death.

  • Following comical run out, memes on Rohit Sharma go viral

    Indian opener and newly appointed vice-captain Rohit Sharma has always been a constant target of Twitter trolls all over the country. One minor mistake or a failed inning from him and they are ready with their weapons to declare war against him. And Twitterati did not spare him for his run-out against Sri Lanka. Rohit Sharma lost his bat and did not ground his feet on the crease, resulting in rather comical

  • PM Narendra Modi welcomes Supreme Court’s judgement on Triple Talaq

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed the Supreme Court judgement on triple talaq as “historic” and said it grants equality to Muslim women. He said the judgement will serve as a powerful measure for women empowerment.

  • Stuart Broad want to play till 2019 Ashes series

    London: Pacer Stuart Broad, who recently surpassed Sir Ian Botham in the list of England’s all-time Test wicket-takers, has said he wants to play till 2019 Ashes series. Broad moved past Botham’s tally of 383 wickets in the first-Test win against West Indies at Edgbaston.

  • 33 injured in US train crash

    Washington: At least 33 people were injured in a train crash at a station in the US city of Philadelphia early on Tuesday. An inbound Norristown High-Speed Line train crashed into an empty stationary train at the 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby around 12.15 a.m., the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) said.

  • Amit Shah hails Supreme Court ruling on triple talaq

    New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court ruling on triple talaq as “historic” and said it was a victory for Muslim women and their right to live with dignity.  “I welcome this historical decision… This judgement is not about anyone’s victory or defeat. This is the victory of basic Constitutional rights of Muslim women and their right to live with equality,” Shah said in a statement.

  • Poppy husk worth Rs 1.5 cr seized in Madhya Pradesh

    Mandsaur: The police have seized poppy husk worth about Rs 1.5 crore being transported illegally in a truck in the district, an official said today. A police team was deployed for routine checking atFatehgarh on the Mhow-Neemuch four-lane road here when the truck driver, upon noticing the security personnel, left the vehicleand fled from the spot last night, Bhaugarh police station in-charge Shrigopal Suryawanshi told reporters today.

  • Odisha Congress leader Subal Sahu passes away

    Bhubaneswar: Senior Congress leader and three-time MLA in Odisha, Subal Sahu, passed away today following a prolonged illness. He was 56. Sahu, who was undergoing treatment for quite sometime, passed away at a private hospital here, family sources said.

  • Chiranjeevi’s next film titled ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’

    Hyderabad: Megastar Chiranjeevi’s upcoming Telugu film has been titled “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy”, it was announced on Tuesday on the occasion of his birthday. The title logo and motion poster of the film was released by filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli here at an event on the special day of Chiranjeevi, who turned 62.

  • Triple Talaq: What is Triple Talaq and who are the petitioners and what are their stories?

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday, August 22, imposed a ban on triple talaq terming it ‘unconstitutional’. The apex court also upheld the validity by saying it is not violative of Article 14, 15, 21 and 25 of the Indian Constitution. A bench comprising of five judges, headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar, pronounced a split verdict. Justices Rohinton Nariman, Uday Lalit, and Joseph Kurien ruled that triple talaq is unconstitutional. Justice Abdul Nazeer and