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  • Amidst Sanjay Dutt’s latest book controversy, here’s a look at his long list of troubles

    As we all know Rajkumar Hirani is making a biopic based on the life of actor Sanjay Dutt in which Ranbir Kapoor will be seen essaying the role of the actor. However, before his official biopic release, writer Yasser Usman has recently published a book on Sanjay Dutt’s life which titled, ‘Sanjay Dutt: The Crazy Untold Story of Bollywood’s Bad Boy’. Reportedly,

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    Urmila Matondkar’s ‘Bewafa Beauty’ song: From Tanha Tanha to Kambakth Ishq, Bollywood’s ultimate dancing diva

    Mumbai: Urmila Matondkar has made her comeback after 10 years in Bollywood with a sizzling dance number ‘Bewafa Beauty’ in ‘Blackmail’, the film which stars Irrfan Khan in a lead role. Urmila got married to Mohsin Akhtar in 2016, but she was last seen in ‘Bas Ek Pal’ in 2006 in Bollywood and then featured in Marathi film ‘Ajooba’ in 2014. In the 90s, she was popularly known for her dance

  • Reliance Jio Phones likely to get WhatsApp soon

    San Francisco: Reliance Jio Phones, which run on KaiOS, a Linux-based light mobile Operating System (OS), may soon get WhatsApp. According to Wabetainfo.com, a fan site that tests new WhatsApp features early, as of February 2018 KaiOS Technologies have acquired many new partners, including Facebook that also owns the popular messaging platform.

  • Payment of Gratuity Bill passed in Parliament: What it means

    New Delhi: Parliament today passed a key bill that will empower the government to fix the amount of tax free gratuity and the period of maternity leave with an executive order. The Rajya Sabha, which has failed to transact any significant business over the last fortnight due to protests by various parties, today passed the Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill without discussion. The bill moved by Labour Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar was passed by a

  • Lok Sabha adjourned for the day, no-confidence motion not taken up

    New Delhi: The proceedings of Lok Sabha became a casualty of noisy protests by the AIADMK and TRS members yet again today as the House was adjourned for the day without transacting any business. The two notices of no confidence motion against the council of ministers were not taken up for the fourth day as Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said she could not proceed forward unless the House was in order.

  • Miami Open: Serena Williams knocked out in the first round

    Miami: Japan’s Naomi Osaka, fresh from winning the biggest title of her career this month at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California, defeated an out-of-sorts Serena Williams 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the second round of the Miami Open.

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    I was dying inside: Ronit Roy on keeping away from TV

    Mumbai: He received unprecedented popularity with his role as Rishabh Bajaj in “Kasauti Zindagi Kii” and later as Mihir Virani in “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi”, becoming one of the highest paid actors in the small screen industry. But Ronit Roy says there came a point when he felt he was “dying inside”, and so he distanced himself from the television medium.

  • German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrives in India

    New Delhi: German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrived here on Thursday on a four-day visit to India. The Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson, Raveesh Kumar, informed on Twitter that Minister of State (MoS) Drinking Water and Sanitation S.S. Ahluwalia received the German President, who was accompanied by his wife Elke Büdenbender.

  • BrahMos supersonic cruise missile successfully flight tested from Pokhran in Rajasthan

    Pokhran (Rajasthan): India successfully flight tested the supersonic cruise missile, BrahMos from Pokhran test range, Rajasthan on Thursday morning. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman took to Twitter and congratulated the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for the successful fight test while stating how it will be a further boost for the country’s security.

  • Golfer Shubhankar Sharma fights hard before losing to Sergio Garcia Austin

    US: Shubhankar Sharma pushed the reigning Masters champion Sergio Garcia to the fullest before losing by a hole in his first match at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match-Play Championship. Garcia almost joined the ranks with defending champion Dustin Johnson and Rory McIllroy, who lost their opening matches but managed to scrape through on the 18th hole. Austrian Bernd Wiesberger shocked Johnson 3&1 while Peter Uihlein defeated McIlroy 2&1.

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    Rajya Sabha adjourned till tomorrow amid noisy protests

    New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was today adjourned for the day following noisy protests by the Congress, TDP and AIADMK on various issues soon after the House passed the payment of gratuity bill.

  • LoU ban not to impact Bengal jewellery industry

    Kolkata: The RBI ban on Letter of Undertaking (LoU) as a trade finance instrument, will not have much impact on the gems and jewellery industry in West Bengal, but a hike in bank’s credit margin may hurt the business, a GJEPC official said. Pankaj Parekh, former national vice-chairman of Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), said the instrument was used by some jewellers primarily for imports, but there was hardly any