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  • PM Modi, FIFA Gen Secy to attend India vs US U-17 World Cup match

    New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, FIFA General Secretary Fatma Samoura and Head of FIFA tournaments Jaime Yarza will be amongst the spectators on the inaugural day match between host India and the United States in the U-17 World Cup here on Friday.

  • India vs Australia: Is Ajinkya Rahane’s omission from T20 series justified?

    Australia’s tour of India has now moved on to T20 series and the first match will be played at Ranchi on Saturday. Australia, who suffered a 4-1 loss in the ODI series would be desperate to show their improvement and would hope to compete with India on an equal footing. India, on the other hand, would be buoyed by their performance in the one-day matches and go into the T20 series as

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    Valmiki Jayanti 2017: 7 things to know about the dacoit-turned-sage Valmiki

    Valmiki Jayanti marks the birth anniversary of Sage Valmiki. The day is also referred as Pragat Divas. He is the first Sanskrit poet and author of legendary ancient epic Ramayana, consisting of 24,000 shlokas and 7 cantos (Kandas). As per Hindu lunar calendar, Valmiki Jayanti is celebrated on the full moon day of Ashvin month, which falls in the month of September or October according to Gregorian calendar. In 2017, Valmiki Jayanti

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    Valmiki Jayanti 2017: History, significance and all you need to know

    Valmiki, also known as Maharshi Valmiki, was a great sage and author of epic Ramayana which consists of 24,000 shlokas and 7 cantos (kandas) including the Uttara Kanda. He is considered as the Adi Kavi, the first poet of Sanskrit language. His birth anniversary is celebrated as Valmiki Jayanti. It is believed that when Rama banished Sita, Valmiki provided her shelter and care. In Valmiki’s heritage, Lava and Kusha were born. The

  • WWE to hold two live shows in New Delhi in December

    Mumbai, ‘Modern Day Maharaja’ Jinder Mahal and other WWE superstars are set to showcase their high-flying moves in India as the WWE returns to the country with live shows on December 8 and 9 in New Delhi.

  • FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: At least 600 buses for football fans in Kolkata

    Kolkata: At least 600 buses, including 430 air-conditioned coaches, will be pressed into service for the FIFA Under-17 World cup matches from October 8, West Bengal Transport minister Suvendu Adhikari said today. While the West Bengal Transport Corporation (WBTC) will ply 480 buses of its own, it has given permits to app-cab service provider Ola for 130 buses to Salt Lake Stadium from different parts of the metropolis on

  • Odisha: BSF jawan shoots self to death in Malkangiri

    Malkangiri (Odisha): A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier, Dharam Singh, allegedly committed suicide on late Wednesday night in Odisha’s Malkangiri. The incident took place in Nayakguda area. Singh was immediately rushed to the Malkangiri District Hospital but he was declared brought dead. The body has been sent for the post-mortem. Singh was an officer of the 85 Battalion at Nayakguda. Reportedly, Singh committed suicide due to frustration and disturbances within the family. The

  • Now, post Instagram Stories directly on Facebook

    San Francisco: After testing in Portugal last month, the option to syndicate Instagram Stories to Facebook Stories has now also appeared for US users.  Facebook has also confirmed that the feature is being officially rolled out for everyone around the world, TechCrunch reported on Friday.

  • Ravi Shastri paid whopping Rs 1.20 cr for three months as Team India Head coach

    New Delhi: Chief coach Ravi Shastri was paid a little over Rs 1.20 crore for his services during the first three months of his new tenure with the Indian cricket team. Shastri was back as the chief coach in July this year and has since been paid Rs 1,20,87,187 for a three-month period between 18th July to 18th October, according to the BCCI website.

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    ‘Ittefaq’ Trailer: Sidharth Malhotra and Sonakshi Sinha will keep you hooked till the end! Watch it now!

    Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha and Akshaye Khanna starrer much-awaited film, Ittefaq’s trailer is finally released and we must say it will thrill you till the end. The trailer shows a murder mystery in which two people have been brutally killed by an anonymous person named Shekhar. However, during an investigation of the case, police inspector Dev played by Akshaye Khanna, grills two major suspects in the murder i.e Vikram aka

  • Theft at Hema Malini's godown, police suspect servant

    Theft at Hema Malini’s godown, police suspect servant

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress and BJP MP Hema Malini’s warehouse here has been robbed. The Mumbai police are on the lockout for a domestic servant suspected for the crime, officials said here on Thursday.

  • Honeypreet Insan being questioned at Panchkula Police Station

    Panchkula (Haryana): Haryana Police on Thursday took Honeypreet Insan, ‘adopted’ daughter of convicted Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to Panchkula Sector-20 Police Station for questioning.

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    Pooja Hegde lands a special song in ‘Rangasthalam’

    Chennai: Actress Pooja Hegde has been roped in for a special number in Ram Charan starrer upcoming rural romantic-drama “Rangasthalam”, the makers announced on Thursday. “We wanted it to be a surprise but the news got leaked. She has been brought on board for a special number which will be one of the highlights of the film,” a source from the film’s unit told IANS.