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  • Sheetala Ashtami 2018: Significance, tithi, legend and all you need to know

    Sheetala Ashtami or Basoda is dedicated to Goddess Sheetala and is celebrated on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Chaitra month (April-May), which comes eight days after Holi festival. While some celebrate the festival on the first Monday or Friday after Holi. The festival is celebrated to please Goddess Shitala, an incarnation of Goddess Durga and is popular in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh. In Rajasthan, the festival is celebrated with great

  • Mohammed Shami has taken money for match-fixing from a Pakistani girl in Dubai, alleges wife Hasin Jahan

    Mohammed Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan have alleged that the cricketer has taken money for match-fixing. In an interview given to ABP news, she said “If Md. Shami can cheat me then he can cheat the county as well. He accepted money from a Pakistani girl named Alisbah in Dubai. He agreed to accept it after insistence of England-based Mohammed Bhai. I have proof,”.

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    Maha govt changed Mumbai DP plan for Metro car shed: Bombay High Court told

    Mumbai: Some city residents and activists have approached the Bombay High Court alleging the Maharashtra government has illegally modified the draft Development Plan 2034 for Mumbai to show what was previously a green zone as that reserved for a car shed for the Metro rail project.

  • Mehbooba turns down BJP demand for CBI probe into Kathua girl murder case

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today turned down the BJP’s demand for a CBI probe into the rape-and-murder case of an eight-year-old girl. Mufti said that 95 per cent of the probe has been completed in the case, Minister for Health Bali Bhagat told reporters at a press conference here.

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    Nifty snaps 6-day fall, jumps 88 points

    Mumbai: The Nifty rebounded on bargain hunting after a sell-off in the last six sessions, rising by 88 points to 10,242.65 backed by short-covering in last hour of trade mainly in banking and financials, realty, energy, infra and auto sectors. Gains in Asian stocks amid news of potential US tariff exemptions also boosted sentiment on the domestic bourses. Overseas, Asian stocks closed higher on developments related to planned metals tariffs. Japan’s Nikkei, China’s

  • Boney Kapoor with Anil Kapoor, Manish Malhotra and Amar Singh performs Sridevi’s ‘Asthi Visrjan’ at VIP ghat in Haridwar, check out the pictures

    Sridevi’s ‘Asthi Visrjan’ ritual took place on Thursday at the VIP ghat in Haridwar, Uttarakhand and it was performed by Boney Kapoor. With him brother Anil Kapoor, designer Manish Malhotra, Amar Singh and other family members were present. Before this Boney Kapoor immersed late Sridevi’s ashes in a sea off Rameswaram on March 3. According to a report in DNA Boney Kapoor wants all the holy rituals take place at holy places

  • Women’s Day: Over 10,000 women across India pledge to wear helmets

    New Delhi: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, over 10,000 women across 12 cities in the country today pledged to wear helmets while riding two-wheelers. In an effort to create awareness about road safety, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI) today kickstarted #HelmetOnLifeOn initiative exclusively for women.

  • Samta sagar’s new avatar amazes Shrenu Parikh

    Shrenu Parikh is amazed to see the new avatar of Samta Sagar, who had played her mother in a show. The show “Har Shaakh Pe Ullu Baithaa Hai” is about a corrupt politician Chaitu Lal (played by Rajeev Nigam) and his family’s conniving intentions of rising to power.

  • Radhika Madan takes break from TV, focus on big break in Bollywood

    After the success of television show “Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi”, actress Radhika Madan has taken a break from the small screen industry to focus on making a career in Bollywood. “After ‘Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi’, I have taken a break from the television industry. But for now, I have recently wrapped up shooting for my Bollywood film and I have a few other films lined up as well which will

  • Tannishtha Chatterjee turns writer for Onir

    Acclaimed actress Tannishtha Chatterjee is on to her new vocation. She turns writer with a film entitled “Driving Lessons”. Tannishtha said: “It’s an idea I had been toying with for some time about a relationship that grows between a driving instructor and the woman whom he teaches to drive over a period of two weeks. The film addresses issues such as class differences and women’s empowerment but in a light, unostentatious way.

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    Adah Sharma ispired to try new dance styles

    Adah Sharma says after shooting a song opposite choreographer-actor-filmmaker Prabhudheva for “Charlie Chaplin 2”, she is inspired to try new dance styles. “After I shot for one of the songs opposite Prabhudheva in ‘Charlie Chaplin 2’, I’m super inspired to try new styles of dance and well, just dance a lot more! For everyone asking for more dance videos lots lots soon,” Adah tweeted. The Tamil film “Charlie Chaplin 2”, a sequel

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    Actress Dia Mirza feels we become more discerning about our choices as we mature

    She is an actor and will remain one says Dia Mirza, but at the same time she believes people should pursue different paths in life rather than feeling content with the choices they have already made. The actor made her Bollywood debut opposite R Madhavan in “Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein”, which also featured Saif Ali Khan, in the year 2000 and over the next few years she starred in many projects

  • Baaghi 2’s second song ‘O Saathi’ will get unveiled tomorrow!

    The second song from Sajid Nadiadwala’s Baaghi 2 ‘O Saathi’ will get released tomorrow. ‘O Saathi’ is a romantic number featuring Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani and will showcase their fresh chemistry on screen. The song is sung and composed by Arko Pravo Mukherjee, the lyrics for the same has also been penned by Arko.

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    Hyderabad: Woman thrashed by Husband for switching off wifi router

    Hyderabad: A 23-year-old woman was allegedly assaulted by her husband after she turned off the wifi router at their house in Dundigal area last night, police said today. The woman was admitted to a hospital after her grandmother lodged a complaint with the police, who have recorded her statement, said Punjagutta police station inspector S Ravindar.

  • Female foeticide a matter of ‘deep shame’, says PM Narendra Modi

    Jhunjhunu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that female foeticide was a matter of “deep shame” and mothers-in-law should take the lead to protect the girl child. The prime minister was in Rajasthan to launch the National Nutrition Mission (NNM) and announce the expansion of the ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ programme.