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    Kunal Kapoor’s definition of true independence is getting rid of small mindsets that cause hindrance in whatever we do

    Celebrating India’s independence has always been a matter of pride for all of us. Somehow the patriot in us always comes forth. From the veer jawan to the tri-color, everything seems more personal and more meaningful. Yet, as we celebrate freedom, one cannot stop but think are we really truly free. Goal actor Kunal Kapoor insists, there are a few things that are stopping us from attaining true freedom. “I cannot help

  • Bombay High Court pulls up Maharashtra officials for inaction on Nirav Modi bungalow

    Mumbai: Questioning the inaction of local authorities over an alleged illegally constructed bungalow in Alibaug belonging to fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, the Bombay High Court today said that it will direct the state government to initiate an inquiry into the issue. A bench of justices AS Oka and RI Chagla is likely to pass an order on Thursday directing the inquiry.

  • Madhuri Dixit resembles Madhubal in this latest Instagram post; Check out

    Dancing queen of Bollywood Madhuri Dixit is currently judging a dance reality show Dance Deewane and is going to recreate a dance number of Mughal-E-Azam’s song Mohe Panghat Pe Nandlal. The original song stars Madhubala. Madhuri shot a special, and recently Instagrammed her look as Madhubala from the sets of Dance Deewane and the striking resemblance is guaranteed to leave you stunned.

  • Congress, BJP in video war over Rafale deal

    New Delhi: The war of words between the Congress and the BJP over the Rafale deal does not seem to be ending. They have now entered a video war. The Congress released on Tuesday a video explaining the deal, countering the explanation offered by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday. “What ‘really’ is the Rafale deal? NOT for dummies. Here’s the teaser, stay tuned for more later today…,” said the official

  • TDP chief’s daughter-in-law attends Rahul Gandhi’s meeting with CEOs

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s daughter-in-law N. Brahmani was among the industrialists who attended a meeting of CEOs addressed by Congress President Rahul Gandhi here on Tuesday. The presence of Brahmani and Andhra Pradesh Cabinet Minister N. Lokesh, T. G. Bharath, son of TDP MP T. G. Venkatesh and some industrialists considered close to the TDP was significant in view of the recent political developments.

  • Delhi government announces jobs for 7,000 graduates

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Tuesday announced over 7,000 jobs of field surveyors for graduates for collecting household data in Delhi with a remuneration of up to Rs 1,500 per day. “The Directorate of Economics and Statistics (DES) is inviting online applications from graduates, retired teachers, retired government officials, civil defence volunteers who are willing to work as field surveyors on a short-term basis for the collection of household data,” a

  • BJP may propose polls along with those in US, Russia: Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: Taking potshots at the BJP on the ‘ one nation, one poll’ proposal, the Shiv Sena today said it “may even propose to hold the elections simultaneously with those in the US and Russia.” Sena’s Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Raut also wondered how holding the Lok Sabha and assembly polls simultaneously will benefit the country.

  • Twitter launches Lite Android app in India, 20 countries

    San Francisco: Micro-blogging platform Twitter has launched Twitter Lite Android app in 21 more countries, including India, that will minimize data usage, load quickly on slower networks and take up less space on a mobile device. The app, built for 2G and 3G networks which are still in use in several parts of India, helps a user save on data while using it, like Facebook Lite and YouTube Go, the company said

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    Gowaris should get benefits as ST community: Bombay High Court

    Nagpur: The Bombay High Court held today that the Gowari community in Maharashtra should get benefits under the Scheduled Tribes (ST) category. Adim Gowari Samaj Vikas Mandal and some others had moved the Nagpur bench of high court, seeking the status of Scheduled Tribe. The community had been seeking inclusion in the ST category for long, and a stampede during the community’s protest over the issue near the Maharashtra legislature complex here on

  • Independence Day 2018: When kin of famous freedom fighters came into spotlight

    Freedom is the most important part of life for every individual in this world. But when we think about the pre-Independence era we Indians were ruled by British for almost 200 years. But after a struggle and bloodshed, we became free and got our Independence on August 15, 1947. Many freedom fighters lost their lives for the country just for free India and made sure that upcoming generation does not live under

  • Kapil Sharma spotted at Mumbai airport, his transformation will leave you baffled; see pics

    Kapil Sharma to return to TV with his new show; Read details inside

    Kapil Sharma gained humongous fortune and fame in very less time, and became a star of TV industry. But some incidents like fight on a plane with his colleague Sunil Grover had a huge impact on his career and even he had to called off his show Comedy Night With Kapil. After a big fiasco he started a new show Family Time With Kapil Sharma but this was declared flop and ratings

  • Bridge collapses in Italy during heavy storm, 11 dead

    Milan: A bridge over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova partially collapsed during a sudden and violent storm today, leaving vehicles crushed in the rubble below. Italian media reported that there were 11 deaths, but Maria Luisa Catalano, a police official in Genoa, said that authorities were still involved in rescue efforts and did not yet know the number of victims or injured.