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    Karnataka elections: BJP ‘import’ versus Congress ‘import’

    New Delhi: As the Karnataka Assembly elections are around the corner, the battle between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress is becoming more personal. The BJP on Tuesday took a pot shot at former Congress president Sonia Gandhi, referring to her with her birth name – Antonio Maino, which she gave up after marrying Rajiv Gandhi.

  • Karnataka Assembly Elections: BJP being led by ‘murder accused’ Amit Shah, says Rahul Gandhi

    Bengaluru: As the Karnataka assembly elections loom, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday attacked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah by calling him a ‘murder accused’. Claiming that Shah lacks credibility, Gandhi said the BJP which talks about honesty and decency, has a person accused of murder as its head.

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    Sushant Singh Rajput’s ‘Kedarnath’ gets new release date with latest poster

    After creating a stir amongst the audience, the makers Ronnie Screwvala and Abhishek Kapoor announce the release date of ‘Kedarnath‘ with a new poster. Abhishek Kapoor took to Twitter to announce the release date saying, “We clean up pretty nice. 30th nov it is. #savethedate everyone #jaibholenath 🙏🙏#rsvp @RonnieScrewvala @pragyadav_ @gitspictures #kedarnath #kedarnaththemovie @itsSSR #saraalikhan”.

  • Jharkhand: Three minor abducted girls released in Khunti

    Khunti (Jharkhand): Three minor girls, who were abducted allegedly by PLFI ultras last month from Khunti Toli area, were released, the police said. The girls, released in the wee hours yesterday, were abducted by three ultras belonging to the People Liberation From of India (PLFI) when they had gone along with friends to the area for a birthday party on April 14.

  • India ranks 4th in Asia-Pacific on power index

    New York: India has ranked fourth out of 25 nations in the Asia-Pacific region on an index that measures their overall power, with the country being pegged as a “giant of the future” but trails behind in indicators of defence networks and economic relationships. The Lowy Institute Asia Power Index measures power across 25 countries and territories in the Asia-Pacific region, reaching as far west as Pakistan, as far north as Russia,

  • Trains collide in Germany, killing 2 and injuring 14

    Berlin: Authorities say two people have died and 14 have been injured after a passenger train hit a stationary cargo train in southern Germany. Police said those killed were the driver of the passenger train and a female passenger. One of the injured is in a serious condition.

  • Karnataka Election 2018

    Karnataka Elections 2018: CM candidates, voting date, important numbers; all you need to know

    People of Karnataka are all set to vote this month. The state will go to polls on May 12 and the results will be declared on May 15. Karnataka is the last major state to have a Congress government and Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is desperate to retain power. The decisive constituencies include Mangalore, Raichur, Bellary, Mysore, Bijapur North, Bijapur South, Udupi and Badami. There are nearly 15

  • Met Gala 2018: Deepika Padukone trolled for ‘chipku hair’ by netizens

    Deepika Padukone on international red carpets is always a risky affair. Why you ask? Well for the starters, the lady does not always dress to impress and secondly because she is still a little new to the whole ball game and hence more susceptible to criticism. But the leggy lass still manages to hold her ground despite all the controversies.

  • Justin Langer names Tim Paine as ODI skipper, Aaron Finch to lead T20 squad

    Sydney: New Australia coach Justin Langer today named Tim Paine as one-day captain for next month’s tour of England as they look to open a new era after a damaging ball-tampering scandal. Langer, who has been entrusted with restoring Australia’s battered reputation, was widely expected to select Paine in his first major decision as coach.

  • Farm activist Kishor Tiwari urges Centre to ban toxic pesticides   

    Nagpur: The special task force constituted to tackle the agrarian crisis in Maharashtra has urged the Centre to accept the state government’s proposal to ban some toxic insecticides. The demand comes in the wake of several cases of farmers’ deaths in Vidarbha region due to pesticide poisoning last year.

  • Shah Rukh Khan starrer Zero to have R Madhavan and Jimmy Sheirgill in cameos

    While R Madhavan couldn’t be a part of the Saif Ali Khan starrer period drama, we hear that the actor is all set to resume work. For the uninitiated, we had earlier reported that the actor had opted out of films after his shoulder injury. Now that he is all fit to be back to work, he will kick off his commitments with the Aanand L. Rai directorial – Zero starring Shah Rukh Khan

  • Punjab Board Class 10 Result 2018: Merit list out today, results to be declared on May 9; how to check

    Punjab Board has announced that the merit list for class 10 board exam in the state will be announced today. The Punjab School Examination Board Chairman, Dr. Tejinder Kaur Dhaliwal, yesterday, held a press conference and informed that the board will be announcing the merit list for the matric examination on May 8 and release the result on the website on May 9.

  • Rajinikanth celebrates grandson Ved’s birthday with a bash amidst daughters and Dhanush

    While both his daughters like to work behind the camera, their father and megastar Rajinikanth continues to rule the big screen. Amidst his busy work schedule with two of his major works in the pipeline, the proud grandfather attended a grand yet private birthday celebration of his grandson Ved during this weekend.

  • IPL 2018, Match 40: FPJ’s Dream XI for Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab

    Two days after suffering from a massive 6-wicket loss against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), Rajasthan Royals (RR) will host the Ashwin-led side in Jaipur hoping to reverse the fixture. In the last match played at Indore, Punjab prevailed after they chased a modest total of 153 and with the victory, KXIP are sitting at the third position, while Royals are at the bottom.

  • Shahid Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor to host IIFA Awards 2018 in Bali this year?

    The latest buzz in the B-town is that Shahid Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor are all set to turn hosts for the prestigious IIFA awards this year. We have an inside khabar that the two dashing actors will host the show in the scenic location of Bali in South East Asia.