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Mehbooba Mufti resigns as JandK Chief Minister

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Jun 19 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) pulled out of alliance with Mehbooba Mufti’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti resigned from her post. While addressing a press conference, Mufti confirmed the news and said she is not shocked. […]

India, EU committed to respecting Paris Agreement: President Kovind

Athens (Greece), Jun 19 (ANI): Emphasising on the need for clean energy and climate change, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday said India and the European Union (EU) are united in their commitment to the 2015 Paris Agreement. While addressing a gathering of diplomats, policy makers and academics in Athens on the subject “India and […]

Indian Army performs drill in JandK’s Hajipur

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), Jun 19 (ANI): Indian Army performed drill in Hajipur area of Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. The drill was a part of routine training of army officers so that they may work in difficult challenges. Captain Ajit Singh said, ?Our main aim is to neutralise the enemy whether we have […]

We have not approached any party: Omar Abdullah on BJP-PDP breakup

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Jun 19 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday cleared that the National Conference Party (NCP) has not approached any party hours after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) pulled out of the alliance with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). While addressing media, he said, ?We met Governor today. We […]

‘Bird-hit’ Indigo aircraft makes emergency landing minutes after take off

Ahmedabad, Jun 19 (UNI) An aircraft of private airliner Indigo had to make an emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport here this morning minutes after taking off due to ‘bird-hit’.

Emilia Clarke bids farewell to GoT

The actress, 31, thanked the show for letting her live the life she had “never dreamed she would be able to live” and said she would “never stop missing the GoT family” in the emotional post, reports Lying on a bed of flowers, Clarke went make-up free for the candid selfie. Donning a suede […]

‘Raazi’ writer thrilled to work on Meghna Gulzar’s next

“I am working again with my dear friend and creative soulmate Meghna Gulzar on our next film that is based on the life of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw,” Iyer told IANS. “It is a delightful and phenomenal subject that promises to push me to every limit of my storytelling boundaries and then some,” she added. […]

Dhawan, Vijay move up in ICC Test rankings

Dhawan’s knock of 107, during which he became the first player from India to complete a century before lunch on the opening day of a Test match, saw him gain 10 spots to reach a career-best 24th position while Vijay’s innings of 105 lifted him six spots to 23rd position as they helped India win […]

Belgium coach Martinez happy with win against Panama

“I’m so delighted. There are no easy games, but the players managed to win,” Martinez said on Monday, reports Xinhua news agency. “In the first half we started well for 10 to 15 minutes but they defended well with their defensive structure and we became a little frustrated in some situations where we would normally […]

Argentina must put Iceland tie behind it, says defender Mercado

“No one wants to qualify more than us and to put the country in a good position,” the 31-year-old Mercado said in a press conference at Argentina’s training centre here on Monday, reports Efe. Mercado said coach Jorge Sampaoli’s squad “is convinced about what’s ahead,” referring to the match with Group D leader Croatia. The […]

Whatever happened is good, people of JandK will get some relief: Congress

New Delhi, Jun 19 (ANI): After the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday pulled out of alliance with Mehbooba Mufti’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir, senior Congress party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said whatever has happened is good. People of Jammu and Kashmir will get some relief, he added. ?BJP ruined Kashmir […]

Tried our best to run government with BJP: PDP

Srinagar (JandK), Jun 19 (ANI): Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Spokesperson Rafi Ahmad Mir commented on the Bharatiya Janata Party?s decision to pull out of alliance with Mehbooba Mufti’s PDP in Jammu and Kashmir. The PDP Spokesperson said they have tried their best to run the government with Bharatiya Janata Party. ?This is a surprise for […]

President Kovind invites Greek companies to invest in Indian market

Athens (Greece), Jun 19 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind said that India is the third largest market in the world and has immense business opportunities. He invited and encouraged Greek companies to invest in the Indian market. President also said ?There are opportunities for us to collaborate in defence manufacturing, pharma, real estate, entertainment and […]

Terrorism, violence risen, fundamental rights of citizens under danger in JandK: BJP to PDP

New Delhi, Jun 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National General Secretary Ram Madhav said that terrorism, violence and radicalisation have risen and fundamental rights of the citizens are under danger in the Valley. BJP pulled out of an alliance with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir today.

Large-scale road construction work underway in JandK’s Rajouri

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), Jun 19 (ANI): A massive road construction work is underway in Jammu and Kashmir?s Rajouri district. The project is run under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) for road connectivity in far flung areas. It will help villagers to commute without any difficulties. More than 70 villages are covered under PMGSY […]

Vivek Oberoi’s son Vivaan is BIG Draamebaaz | He shares FUNNY Anecdote

DESCRIPTION: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who is all set to judge the third season of children’s reality TV show “India’s Best Dramebaaz”, shared a funny anecdote of his Vivaan and said the dramebaazi is passing down in Vivaan genetically. The Zee TV show will also see Omung Kumar and Sonali Bendre as co-judg

Poonam Pandey Grabs EYEBALLS in Blue Denim

DESCRIPTION: Many Bollywood celebrities were snapped in Mumbai on Monday whether its Rajkummar Rao, Urvashi Rautela, Radhiak Apte or Richa Chaddha. Shutterbugs captured them as they stepped out in the city. she has bagged a film alongside the veteran actor Shakti Kapoor titled ‘The Journey of Karma’.

Miss India pageant 2018: Kareena, Madhuri, Jacqueline will add Glamour

DESCRIPTION: Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar, whose family belongs to Haryana and lives in the capital, is going to perform at a glittering ceremony on Tuesday when her successor will be chosen at the Miss India contest.stars like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Madhuri Dixit Nene will add glamour to the show with their […]

Karan’s Lust Stories and Kalank made Kiara Advani’s 2018 excited

DESCRIPTION: Actress Kiara Advani, who made her acting debut with the 2014 release “Fugly”, went on to star in successful films like “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” and the Telugu political drama “Bharat Ane Nenu”. With “Kalank” and her digital anthology “Lust Stories”. “Kalank”, which stars Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya […]

India’s Best Dramebaaz’s makes Vivek Oberoi’s wife worried… Why?

DESCRIPTION: Vivek Oberoi, during a press conference of ?India’s Best Dramebaaz? made a funny revelation and said that his wife Priyanka was worried because he has agreed to judge the show for the third time.

Did Rapper Badshah just confirm ‘Race 4’ with Salman Khan

Description: In spite of a moderate audience response to Salman Khan starer ‘Race 3’, the movie is making and breaking records at the box office collections. Singer-Rapper Badshah who collaborated with Salman Khan in ‘Sultan’ says that he didn’t get a chance to sing in ‘Race 3’ but he definitely will in ‘Race 4’. Badshah […]

Anil-Harshvardhan collaborate for Abhinav Bindra Biopic

Description: The father-son duo — Anil Kapoor and Harshvardhan Kapoor will very soon be seen on the big screen together working on Olympic gold medal holder Abhinav Bindra’s biopic. Harshvardhan reveled this at an award function in Hong Kong. Well, Harshvardhan last performed in another uniquely conceptualised movie ‘Bhavesh Joshi Superhero’ which by the name […]

A starry Monday night in Mumbai

Description: Well usually, the first day of the week is mostly considered that ‘boring work day’ where people resume to work post their ‘party’ weekend but somehow this Monday was not as blue for celebrities.

Shiv Sena calls BJP’s alliance with PDP anti-national and unnatural

Mumbai, Jun 19 (ANI): On one hand where the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) pulled out of alliance with Mehbooba Mufti’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Shiv Sena senior leader Sanjay Raut took a jibe and said that this alliance was anti-national and unnatural. ?Our party chief Uddhav Thackeray had said […]

Harsimrat Kaur questions Kejriwal’s silence on Sukhpal Khaira’s support to Referendum 2020

New Delhi, Jun 19 (ANI): Union Minister for Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Tuesday lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for being silent on his party leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira?s support to Referendum 2020. She said, ?It’s disgraceful that a prominent leader of Punjab is supporting people who want to divide India […]

Tribal community pelts stone at police, vandalise property

Pratapgarh (Rajasthan), Jun 19 (ANI): People of Meena community attacked police station in Salamgarh area of Rajasthan?s Pratapgarh. Tribal people pelted stones at police staff and went on rampage. A police said, ?Members of a tribal community vandalised Salamgarh police station and pelted stones at police vehicles after a member of their community was detained […]

BJP pulls out of alliance with PDP in JandK

New Delhi, Jun 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday pulled out of an alliance with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir. In a press conference in the national capital, BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav said, ?We have taken a decision, it is untenable for BJP to continue in alliance with […]

Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead at Florida

New Delhi, Jun 19 (ANI): American rapper XXXtentacion was shot dead in Florida’s Deerfield Beach in the The United States on Monday. ?XXX was leaving Deerfield Beach, Fla., shortly before 4 p.m. when he was surrounded by two armed suspects. At least one of the suspects shot XXX, and they both fled in an SUV. […]

BJP continues protest against killing of party workers in WB

New Delhi, Jun 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers continued their protest against the West Bengal Government in the national capital on Tuesday. Scores of BJP workers protested over recent killings of two BJP workers in Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Government. They also raised questions regarding the law and order situation in the state. […]

Panama played with dignity, says coach Gomez

Asked whether he felt disappointed with the result on Monday, Gomez said: “People say we will lose by six or seven goals, but it didn’t happen. Panama played with dignity and for some periods we played pretty well.” Panama, ranked 55th in the world, staged a very encouraging performance in their World Cup debut as […]

Thank all my players for their defensive attitude, says Tunisia coach

An injury time header from captain Harry Kane gave England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia on Monday. After the match, the Tunisia coach admitted to disappointment at the way they lost the game, reports Xinhua news agency. “It’s true England controlled the match, but we defended ourselves very well for 90 minutes. We were very […]

England coach Gareth Southgate hails team’s efforts

With Kane’s early goal in the first half on Monday night, England made a near-perfect start at the Volgograd Arena here. However, Tunisia evened the score 24 minutes later with a penalty, reports Xinhua news agency. “At 1-1 we had a plan which is to keep looking and keep probing,” Southgate told reporters at the […]

Queen of Dhwayah 2018: Kerala witnesses transgender beauty pageant

Kochi (Kerala), Jun 19 (ANI): Queen of Dhwayah 2018, a beauty contest, concluded in Kerala?s Kochi. Kottayam?s Smruthi emerged as the winner of the contest. The contest was an initiative of an association of transgenders in Kerala, the Dhwayah Arts and Cultural Society, which focuses on empowerment of the members of the community. This was […]

4 persons charred to death as fire breaks out in hotel

Lucknow (UP), Jun 19 (ANI): At least four people lost their lives and 50 others were injured after massive fire broke out at Hotel Viraat International in Lucknow?s Charbagh area. Lucknow Inspector General of Police Sujeet Pandey informed that, ?4 people have died and more than 50 people were rescued from the building. Cause of […]

S Korean team visits N Korea’s Kaesong to prepare for liaison office

Seoul [South Korea], June 19 (ANI): A 17-member South Korean team visited the North Korean border town of Kaesong to repair their liaison office. According to the unification ministry, the two Koreas agreed to open a liaison office for better communication. The group, which included ministry officials and staff of Hyundai Asan, entered the western […]

Lady Assistant Sub Inspector saves little monkeys life, gives it shelter

Kalaburagi (Karnataka), Jun 19 (ANI): It is said that ?We can?t help everyone, but everyone can help someone,? and a lady police official from Karnataka?s Kalaburagi proved it by helping an injured monkey and giving it shelter. Assistant Sub Inspector Yashodha helped a feral monkey who was in a miserable condition after getting electric shocks […]

Donation pours in for flood relief on Governors call in Manipur

Imphal (Manipur), Jun 19 (ANI): Few days ago, Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla had appealed to the people of Manipur to donate for flood relief. People responded to it and had started to donate. She had announced to donate her one day salary to Governor Relief fund for flood victims. Staff of Raj Bhavan is also […]

Non-financial cos leverage levels to improve in FY19: Moody’s

Mumbai, Jun 19  Non-financial corporates in the country may show modest improvement in their leverage levels in the current financial year, supported by higher revenue and earnings growth, says a report. Global rating agency, Moody’s, in a report today said the revenue and Ebitda of non-financial corporates that it rates in the country should grow […]

Petrol prices dipped by 8p/l; no cut in diesel rates

New Delhi, June 19 After a four day lull petrol prices dropped marginally on Tuesday, adding to the downward movement in fuel rates so far this month.

Cauvery Row: Karnataka will not defy SC direction: Kumaraswamy

Bengaluru, June 19 :Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy today underlined that the State will not defy the directions given by the Supreme Court regarding formation of Cauvery Management Board by the Centre.

Google to train 8,000 Indian journalists on fact-checking

For this, the Google News Initiative India Training Network will select 200 journalists from cities across India who will hone their skills in verification and training during five-day train-the-trainer boot camps that will be organised for English and six other Indian languages. This network of certified trainers will then train more journalists at two-day, one-day […]

Activist Piyush held for ‘instigating’ villagers against green

Coimbatore, Jun 19 Environmental activist Piyush Manush has been arrested on charges of ‘instigating’ a section of villagers in Salem district against the proposed Greenfield corridor project connecting Salem and Chennai, police said today. The activist had visited three villages in that district on May 3 along with Tamil film actor Mansoor Ali Khan and […]

Griezmann leaves France training after taking hit to Achilles tendon

The Atletico Madrid forward did a specific workout alongside Barcelona’s Samuel Umtiti and Monaco’s Thomas Lemar, both of whom have been struggling with physical issues in recent days, reports Efe. Griezmann, who had been trouble-free until Monday, only ran for a few moments with one of the team’s physical trainers before leaving the session shortly […]

Cilic, Wawrinka have good start at Queen’s Club

Cilic, first seed of the tournament and champion in 2012, had no problems on Monday defeating Verdasco, who had little chance and had a hard time adapting to the tactics of the Croatian, whose two breaks were enough to close his pass to the second round by 6-3 and 6-4, reports Efe. The 2014 US […]

Lucy Hale opens up about sexual assault

Washington D.C. [USA], June 19 (ANI): Following the #MeToo movement, the ‘Pretty Little Liars’ star Lucy Hale, for the first time, revealed that she has been sexually assaulted. In a new interview with Haute Living magazine, Hale said, “I have experienced stuff on the small side, but assault is assault. I think there are a […]

RentSher raises USD 1.1 Mn from Shorooq Investments, other investors

New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): Online product rental marketplace RentSher has announced raising of USD 1.1 million in its latest funding round led by Abu Dhabi-based venture capital fund Shorooq Investments and Dubai-based Latitude Consultants. RentSher’s funding round also saw participation from angel investors of the LetsVenture platform, a senior partner from McKinsey and […]

3 children die of suspected food poisoning; 40 hospitalised

Mumbai, June 19  Three children died and at least 40 people were hospitalised due to suspected food poisoning after they had a meal at a function in Maharashtra’s Raigad district, the police said today. A person, identified as Subhash Mane, had organised a house-warming party at Mahad village in Khalapur area last evening, Raigad Superintendent […]

Indian hockey eves end Spain tour on high

Madrid [Spain], June 19 (ANI): The Indian women’s hockey team ended their Spain Tour on a bright note as they defeated the hosts 4-1 in the fifth and final match here at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium last evening. India dominated the match in terms of possession and chances created, and were efficient […]

Rapping is not taken seriously in India: Badshah

Badshah was interacting with the media at the launch of Star Plus channel’s forthcoming reality show along with singer Sunidhi Chauhan on Monday. Badshah, who has delivered some chart-busting rap songs like “Chull”, “Saturday Saturday” and most recent “Tareefan” is eager to spread awareness about rap as an art form. Talking about it, he said: […]

Art is apolitical: Paresh Rawal

In an era when artistes are attacked because of their political ideology, how must the audience respond to an artiste? The BJP MP (Lok Sabha/Ahmedabad East) told IANS in an interview: “I think the audience should watch the performance of artistes keeping their political opinion aside because art is apolitical. Our film industry is the […]