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    Home for family is a basic ‘human yearning’, says Supreme Court

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today observed that having a house for a family was a “basic human yearning” wherein hard earned money was invested in the hope of obtaining a roof over their heads. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra made the observation in a verdict in which the apex court ordered re-commencement of resolution process against Jaypee Infratech Ltd (JIL) and barred the firm, its holding company and

  • Shatrughan Sinha says daughter Sonakshi advised Kapil Sharma not to cross his limits while mimicking him

    Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha had warned comedian Kapil Sharma not cross his limits, while mimicking him. Not only Sinha even his daughter actor Sonakshi Sinha, had to reprimand Kapil for his jokes. “I am sporting enough to take it on the chin,” Shatrughan said, according to a report in India Today. “All the greats Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Amitabh Bachchan have mimics impersonating them. It is fine, as long as the mimicry does

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    Maharashtra: Man found killed in Ulhasnagar

    Thane: A 54-year-old businessman was found killed by unidentified persons at Ulhasnagar in Maharashtra’s Thane district, police today said. Prakash Kashani, the victim, was found dead in his flat with his head smashed by a piece of wood this morning. Kashani lived with his family elsewhere in the town, but last night he was sleeping in his another flat, his wife told police. Police registered a case of murder under section 302,

  • India vs England: Rain washes out first two sessions at Lord’s

    London: Frustrating the two teams, incessant rain washed out the morning and post-lunch sessions on day one of the second cricket Test between India and England at Lord’s here today. The players did not even step out for warm-ups due to the rain, lashing the city of London since last night. The match officials decided to take an early lunch, moving the scheduled break ahead by 30 minutes. Even after lunch, there

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    Hariyali Amavasya 2018: Significance, rituals, tithi and all you need to know

    Hariyali Amavasya is the first Amavasya (no moon day) in the Hindu month of Shravana and is considered highly auspicious. The day falls during the months of July or August in the Gregorian calendar and is celebrated with great fervour in Northern states of India like Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh. Hariyali Amavasya is also referred as the ‘Festival of Greenery’, planting a sapling on the day is the best way

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    Gauri Lankesh killing: SIT arrests 12th suspect

    Bengaluru: The SIT probing the killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh today arrested a 37-year old hotelier from Belagavi on charges of harbouring two key accused in the case, police said.

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    Director of Bhopal hostel arrested for raping deaf-mute tribal girl

    Bhopal: The director of a hostel here was arrested for allegedly raping a 20-year-old deaf and mute tribal girl, a senior police official said today. Ashwini Sharma, director of a hostel for deaf and mute persons in Awadhpuri area, was arrested last night based on the complaint of an inmate who is a resident of Dhar, Bhopal Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Dharmendra Choudhary said.

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    Manisha Koirala pens her first book

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala has penned her first book titled “The Book of Untold Stories”. Manisha on Wednesday took to Instagram, where she shared the look of her first book.  “Thank you Penguin India, Gurveen Chadha for encouraging me to tell stories. ‘…Untold Stories’. My first book. Hopefully, many would follow as I am loving the process,” she said.

  • When Huma Qureshi walked out of ‘India’s Best Dramebaaz’

    Mumbai: Actor-dancer Shantanu Maheshwari was surprised when Huma Qureshi walked out of the set of the show “India’s Best Dramebaaz” after he expressed his fondness for the actress. While shooting for an episode on Monday, Shantanu spoke about Huma and her film “Ek Thi Daayan”.  “I have watched ‘Ek Thi Daayan’ 50 times only because of you. You looked very pretty and an absolute ‘Daayan’ in the movie,” he said.

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    Saudi airstrike kills 20, including children

    Sanaa: An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels hit a bus in a market in northern Yemen today, killing at least 20 people, including children, and wounding as many as 35, Yemeni tribal leaders said. The Saudi-led coalition, meanwhile, said it targeted the rebels, known as Houthis, who had fired a missile at the kingdom’s south the previous day, killing one person.

  • Uttar Pradesh: Senior cop justifies showering petals on Kanwariyas

    Meerut: A senior cop who showered rose petals from a chopper on Kanwariyas, has defended his gesture, saying it should not be given a religious hue. “No religious angle should be given to this; flowers are used to welcome people. Administration respects all religions and actively takes part, even in Gurupurab, Eid, Bakrid or Jain festivals,” said Prashant Kumar, the Additional Director General (ADGP) of Meerut Zone.

  • Nikitin Dheer gets nostalgic as Chennai Express clocks 5 years

    Nikitin Dheer says he is honoured to be chosen by filmmaker Rohit Shetty and to get a chance to work with “prolific” actor Shah Rukh Khan in the film “Chennai Express”. “Chennai Express” completed five years of its release on Wednesday and Nikitin shared a still from the film, which he described as a wonderful ride.

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    My biopic will be boring, feels Anil Kapoor

    Anil Kapoor has said audiences will not like to watch a biopic on him as his life has been free of controversies. The actor said, a tell-all film on his life will make a boring watch. “Nobody will want to see my biopic. It will be boring. I have never been involved in a controversy or anything like that,” Kapoor said.

  • ‘Politics shouldn’t be a career’, says Kangana Ranaut

    Kangana Ranaut might have an opinion about the country’s politics but the actor says she is does not see it as a career option. During her interaction with yogi Sadhguru on Wednesday, Kangana addressed a range of topics, including lynching.