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  • Vijay Mallya loses legal battle, Kingfisher to pay USD 90 million in claims

    London/Singapore: Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya has lost another legal battle linked to his now- defunct Kingfisher Airlines after the UK High Court awarded Singapore-based BOC Aviation an estimated USD 90 million in claims.

  • BJP-NDPP coalition will not come in the way of Naga accord: Kiren Rijiju

    New Delhi: The BJP-NDPP coalition will not come in the way of “smooth implementation” of the proposed Naga accord, if voted to power in Nagaland, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju Said today. He, however, was non-committal when asked if it meant that the new government would recommend the dissolution of the Nagaland Assembly to pave the way for implementation of the accord, if necessary. “Our party and the government,

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    Maha Shivratri 2018: How to observe vrat and what to eat?

    Maha Shivratri is one of the auspicious Hindu festivals celebrated around the world. The day is observed by chanting prayers, meditating, fasting, staying vigil and offering fruits, milk, sweets, and bael leaves to Lord Shiva. There is also a tradition of visiting Shiva temples and jyotirlingas. ‘Maha Shivratri’ literally means ‘Great night of Shiva’ and it is celebrated every year in the Hindu month of Phalguna, which falls in February or March according

  • Meghalaya: Facebook launch drive to encourage voters’ participation in polls

    Shillong: Social media giant Facebook has expressed its desire to collaborate with the Meghalaya election office and launch a drive on the polling day to encourage greater electoral participation, Chief Electoral Officer of the north-eastern state, F R Kharkongor said today.

  • Is Karan Johar upset with Aditya Chopra because of Karan Malhotra?

    If reports are to be believed then all is not good between karan Johar and Aditya Chopra, according to Pinkvilla Ranbir Kapoor has signed three-film contract with Yash Raj films which will be directed by Karan Malhotra. Earlier Karan Malhotra used to be with Dharma production and directed films like ‘Agneepath’ and ‘Brothers’ but left Dharma camp after he got into argument with Karan Johar. Aditya Chopra approached karan Malhotra and roped

  • CCTVs in buses don’t ensure women’s safety, says Maneka Gandhi

    New Delhi: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi today said installing CCTVs in buses is not effective in preventing incidents of molestation and ensuring women’s safety. The minister made the remarks while talking about the utilisation of Nirbhaya Fund for safety of women, which was created after the infamous December 2012 gang-rape of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student paramedic student inside a bus in Delhi.

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    JDU will not contest any seat in Bihar by-poll next month: CM Nitish Kumar

    Patna: The Janata Dal (United) will not contest any seat in Bihar by-poll next month, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Monday. The JD-U has decided not to field any candidate in by-polls to the Araria Lok Sabha seat and Jahanabad and Bhabhua assembly seats.

  • India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma asks Kohli to go for DRS review, MS Dhoni overrules it and is right, watch video

    In former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Virat Kohli has the best judge when it comes to calling for a review and no one can ever doubt it. With just one review allotted to the teams in ODIs, going for the ‘Decision Review System’ (DRS) and faltering can prove costly, but not with MSD behind the stumps. Dhoni has time and again has shown amazing judgement when going for review, and the latest

  • Union minister Ram Kripal Yadav condemns Yashwant Sinha, Shatrughan Sinha’s BJP sniping

    Hyderabad: Union minister Ram Kripal Yadav today condemned the statements critical of the BJP by senior leaders Yashwant Sinha and Shatrughan Sinha and said no one approves their comments. The Minister of State for Rural Development said everybody has a right to give suggestions to the government but they should be made within the party forum, and not outside of it.

  • For Manish Goplani, playing a cop is difficult

    Manish Goplani, who plays a police officer in a show, finds their job difficult. In the show “Detective Didi”, he essays the role of a Delhi crime branch police officer who investigates cases staying within the norms of the system.

  • Madhya Pradesh: BJP leader Ramesh Saxena asks farmers to chant Hanuman Chalisa to prevent natural disaster

    Sehore: A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader on Monday asked farmers to recite Hanuman Chaalisa to tackle natural disaster. Unseasonal rains and hailstorms have damaged crops in Madhya Pradesh’s Sehore over the last few days. BJP leader Ramesh Saxena requested farmers to daily chant Hanuman Chalisa for one hour for saving themselves from wrath of natural disaster.

  • Jacqueline Fernandez gears up for Race 3 goes on a strict diet

    Jacqueline is on a strict diet. The actress has to follow a specific diet regimen for a few days. She is drinking more fluids throughout the day. In the morning, she has a cup of coffee and dates. Lunch usually comprises spinach, an egg and half an avocado. In the evening, she has a protein shake and for dinner, half an avocado.