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    Sheena Bora Murder Case: Mikhail Bora claims threat from Indrani, CBI aproaches court

    Mumbai: Mikhail Bora, a prosecution witness in the Sheena Bora murder case, has written to the CBI alleging that there is a threat to his life from his mother Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused. The central agency today approached the trial court here, seeking a direction to authorities in Assam — as Mikhail lives in Guwahati — to look into his safety concerns. CBI officer K K Singh, who filed the application before

  • AirAsia case: Venkataramanan says allegations baseless, blames Cyrus Mistry for accusations

    New Delhi: Tata Trusts’ R Venkataramanan today said said he has been wrongly named as an accused in the CBI case against AirAsia India as he had “little or no role to play” as a non-executive director at the airline, even as he blamed “revenge legal action” by former Tata Group chief Cyrus Mistry for the accusations.

  • Jammu and Kashmir Court issues arrest warrant against BJP leader for abusing Mehbooba Mufti

    Jammu: A Jammu and Kashmir court has issued an arrest warrant against BJP leader Rajinder Singh for using derogatory language against Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti during a rally in Kathua. The warrant was issued by Kathua’s Chief Judicial Magistrate A S Langeh yesterday after the SHO of the Hiranagar police station filed an application in the court accusing Rajinder of evading arrest and changing his hideouts in Jammu and Udhampur in J-K and Pathankot

  • Queen Maxima of the Netherlands meets Mumbai’s dabbawalas

    Mumbai: Queen Maxima of the Netherlands today met Mumbai’s famed dabbawalas (tiffin-box carriers) and was apprised of how their impeccable delivery system, which has won global acclaim, works. Queen Maxima visited the Andheri railway station here this afternoon and interacted with dabbawalas, Mumbai Dabbawalas Association spokesperson Subhash Talekar said.

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    Coal loading in India up 19% in April-May: Coal Minister Piyush Goyal

    New Delhi: Loading of coal increased by 18.7 per cent during April-May to 431.5 rakes, Railway and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said here on Wednesday. Addressing a conference, he said: “Currently, April-May coal loading has increased by 18.7 per cent. Loading has increased from 363 rakes earlier to about 431.5 rakes in April-May 2018.”

  • Madhya Pradesh sees 22% rise in flyers to 33 lakh in FY18

    Indore: Madhya Pradesh has witnessed a 22 per cent increase in the number of flyers to 32.96 lakh during the last financial year. The five airports in the state – Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Khajuraho and Gwalior – have flown 32.96 lakh passengers in FY18, against 27.05 lakh in FY17, a latest Airports Authority of India (AAI) data showed.

  • Deepika Padukone’s Bollywood dance in Hollywood film

    “xXx: Return of Xander Cage” director DJ Caruso is planning to shoot a Bollywood-style dance number with Deepika Padukone for the upcoming installment of the franchise. The director had confirmed last year that Deepika will return in the next installment of the “xXx” franchise, alongside Hollywood action star Vin Diesel.

  • Niti Taylor likes to take up unique roles

    Niti Taylor has been roped in for the upcoming show “Laal Ishq”. The new show “Laal Ishq” will present love stories with a mysterious twist, the twist being a supernatural element. The core concept of the series will highlight love as the only emotion and feeling that has the power to transcend life.

  • Spawn: Jamie Foxx joins league of superheroes

    Actor Jamie Foxx has been roped in to star in the upcoming superhero film ‘Spawn’. Foxx will play the role of Al Simmons, a black-ops agent who is betrayed and murdered, with his soul sent to hell for all the innocents he killed, reported Variety.

  • Satyamev Jayate: Nora Fatehi respects John Abraham’s work sensibilities

    Nora Fatehi, who will be seen sharing screen space with actor John Abraham for the second time for a song “Dilbar” from the film “Satyamev Jayate”, says she respects his work sensibilities. “I was obviously thrilled to collaborate with John again when I first heard it is with him. I respect John’s work sensibilities and he is a part of some really great projects,” said Nora, who first shared the frame with

  • Total Dhamaal: For Niharica Raizada, Anil Kapoor is an eternal hero

    Niharica Raizada says her “Total Dhamaal” co-star Anil Kapoor is an eternal hero. Niharica was spotted shooting for an ad film here with “Total Dhamaal” cinematographer Keiko Nakahara and ad film director Roop Naik.

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    Diana Penty fears that she will be forgotten when she takes long gaps between two movies

    Diana Penty says it is a constant battle for her between giving into the temptation of doing more movies to stay visible or signing projects she genuinely believes in. Diana, who has done four films in her eight-year-old career, began her stint in Bollywood in 2010 with “Cocktail”, which was commercially successful.

  • Kejriwal congratulates Maken’s son for Class 10 results

    New Delhi: Setting aside political differences, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today congratulated Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken’s son for his good performance in the CBSE Class 10 examination. In response to the CM’s congratulatory remarks, Maken thanked him on Twitter, saying, “As a parent, both of us know that nothing can be as joyful as basking in the reflected glory of academic accomplishments of our children!”

  • Odisha woman claims man raped her with husband’s consent

    Balasore: A 35-year-old woman in Odisha’s Balasore district has claimed that a man raped her with the consent of her husband, a police officer said today. In a complaint filed yesterday, the woman, a mother of two, alleged that her husband “helped” the accused rape her on May 23, he said.

  • Modi in Indonesia: PM Modi announces 30-day free visa for Indonesian citizens

    Jakarta: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a 30-day free visa for Indonesian citizens and invited the diaspora to travel to their country of origin to experience the ‘New India’. Addressing a gathering of the Indian diaspora at the Jakarta Convention Centre in the Indonesian capital, Modi said, “not only do the names of our nations rhyme but also there is a distinct rhythm in the India-Indonesia friendship.” “We will grant free of

  • Bengaluru court has jurisdiction to hear Antrix-Devas dispute

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today held that a court in Bengaluru has the jurisdiction to hear the dispute between ISRO’s Antrix Corporation and Devas Multimedia which has won an arbitral award of USD 672 million from an international tribunal. Devas had moved the high court for implementation of the arbitral award by seeking attachment of bank accounts of Antrix. However, Antrix had challenged the maintainability of Devas’ plea which was

  • Labourer falls to death from naval officers building

    Mumbai: A 22-year-old labourer engaged in renovation work at the naval officers building at Colaba in south Mumbai died after he fell off the tenth floor yesterday, police said today. The deceased, identified as Vikas Kumar, was taken to a hospital, but was declared death before admission, a police official said. Cuff Parade police have registered a case against the building contractor for negligence, senior police inspector Rashmi Jadhav said. No arrest