• Ekta Kapoor Gets Her First Actress To Sign Nudity Clause

    Ekta Kapoor gets her first actress Kyra Dutt to sign nudity clause for her upcoming erotica drama film XXX. Ekta Kapoor’s erotica film has been in headlines since its inception. Reportedly, Kingfisher Calendar model, Kyra Dutt, is the first actress to agree to the “techno-legal clause” for her Bollywood debut.

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  • If You Find A Man With These Beautiful Characteristics, Please Never Let Him Go

    This article first appeared on akkarbakkar.com As we moved from Generation X to Generation Y and from a Semi-Modern to Modern India, the dynamics between man and woman moved with us. Clearly today we know that there are men and there are good men in

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  • Snake bitten boy carries reptile to hospital | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Sandesh Nayak, studying in VI standard, was bitten by the snake when he was playing outside his house in his village. "Normally, people are frightened at the sight of the snake, but my son captured the reptile and carried it in his bag all the way to the government hospital for treatment," Suresh Nayak, father of Sandesh, told reporters. "The hospital staff panicked and were shocked to see Sandesh carrying the snake in his bag after the reptile bit him around his knee," Dr Sumalatha, who treated the boy, said.

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  • Imran Khan And Vidya Balan Team Up For Her Sister-In-Law

    Bollywood’s lovable couple Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur recently attended sister-in-law shayonti roy kapur’s sculptor show where chief guest for the event was Imran Khan along with Vidya Balan. The sculptor show named ‘Under Construction’ presented by Kunaal Roy Kapur’s wife saw some amazing sculpture artwork. The gorgeous South Indian beauty actress Vidya Balan dressed in a plain traditional sari with bright red blouse adding the colour to it.

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  • Nepal quake: Ramdev narrowly escapes death in Kathmandu

    Kathmandu, Apr. 25 (ANI): Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev on Saturday said that he had a narrow escape from death as the dais from which he was addressing a gathering in Kathmandu, collapsed right after he got down from the stage. "From Pokhra to Kathmandu, a lot of people have been killed. My condolences are with the people of Nepal," he added.

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  • Android 'found' urinating on Apple logo in Google Maps - The Times of India

    It is not known who is behind the image, but many consider it to be the work of an Android fanboy who probably inserted the image in Google Maps using the Map Maker tool.

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  • Sachin posts selfie with family on birthday; celebs wish the Master Blaster - The Economic Times

    Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar turned 42 on Friday and Bollywood celebrities like Anil Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh heaped praise on the "master of cricket".

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  • Jet Airways Offers Promotional Fares Starting Rs 1,755 - NDTV

    Jet Airways has joined the latest round of fare-war by offering special economy class fares starting Rs 1,755 on select domestic routes.

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  • India receives first upgraded Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft

    New Delhi: The Indian Air Force today received the first two upgraded Mirage-2000 aircrafts from France under a Rs 10,000 crore deal. On arrival, the two aircraft were accorded the traditional 'Water Cannon Salute'.The contract for upgradation was signed with Thales Aeroportes Systems and Dassault Aviation of France.The upgrade enhances the overall capability of aircrafts by equipping them with advanced avionics, weapons and self protection suites.The upgrade programme was successfully completed on schedule. The subsequent serried upgrade of the Mirage 2000 fleet is being carried out at HAL, Bangalore.

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  • Netaji R.I.P.

    By a strange coincidence my recent trip to Manipur coincided with the Subhas Chandra Bose’s snooping controversy. As I was looking at the pictures displayed on the walls of the museum, I came across a photograph of three out of the seven survivors of Netaji’s controversial plane crash. On reaching Delhi I found a book which can, perhaps, put a lid on the controversy regarding Netaji’s death and the role of the INA trials in the freedom struggle. Jawaharlal Nehru, who along with three renowned barristers — Tej Bahadur Sapru, Balubhai Desai and Kailash Nath Katju — defended the INA heroes in the court martial, wrote: “Behind the law there was something deeper and more vital, something that stirred the subconscious depths of the Indian mind.

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  • Pakistan is not what India portrays it to be

    Oh, so women in Pakistan are allowed to go around without a head-to-toe black veil, burqa? Is pork banned in Pakistan? Are all Pakistani men bearded fundos ready to do an Osama bin Laden on the neighbour, or the neighbouring country, or the world in general? Pakistan has gay people?

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  • Nepal quake: 'Aftershocks to be felt for 2-3 days'

    The massive earthquake of 7.7 to 7.9 magnitude that shook Nepal and several parts of North India close to noon today is a "shallow focus earthquake", that can potentially cause severe damage, a top seismologist here said. The earthquake which occurred around 1141 hours this morning with epicentre at a distance of 77 km from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, has a depth of 14-15 km. The earthquake will set off aftershocks for the next 2-3 days till the entire energy is dissipated. Hence, there is need for vigilance and caution, said RK Chadha from the National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), Hyderabad.

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  • Ex marks the spot - Pune Mirror -

    Here's how to leave the past where it belongs. When Saif Ali Khan accepted the offer to star opposite his wife Kareena Kapoor Khan's ex-boyfriend, Shahid Kapoor in a Vishal Bharadwaj film, it made us wonder if astute professionalism can actually win over feelings of bitter jealousy when working with a partner's ex. Having built a successful brand, Dolce & Gabbana, over two decades, they opted to put heartache aside for the business and continued to work side by side.

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  • Pakistan’s loss to Bangladesh lowest point in cricket history: Imran Khan

    Imran Khan joined the chorus of angry fans and ex-cricketers over the national team's One-Day International (ODI) whitewash.

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  • Hit by beef ban, Indian butchers eye Jersey cows

    By Meenakshi Sharma MUMBAI (Reuters) - Battling a beef ban that has threatened their livelihoods, Muslim traders in India are seeking permission to slaughter foreign-origin Jersey cows they think will not be as sacred to the country's majority Hindus as locally bred cattle. Several states led by the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party of Prime Minister Narendra Modi have either brought new laws to ban beef or tightened curbs on killing cattle. India is the world's largest beef exporter and fifth biggest consumer, with the trade dominated by the minority Muslim community who have protested against the latest restrictions with little success.

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  • Now, tax to be levied on PF withdrawn before five years - The Times of India

    To put that in perspective, the annual income threshold above which personal income tax is payable isRs 2.5 lakh or about Rs 21,000 per month.

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  • Jonty Rhodes names new born baby girl India

    Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Former South Africa cricketer and current Mumbai Indians fielding coach Jonty Rhodes and wife Melanie have named their new born baby girl India. The couple were blessed with a baby daughter on Thursday. The couple named the baby India Jeanne Rhodes.

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  • Switzerland is the world's happiest country, researchers say

    By Maria Caspani NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Switzerland has the world's happiest people, according to researchers in a study released on Thursday. In the annual World Happiness Report, Iceland, Denmark, Norway and Canada followed in the rankings that measured happiness and well-being levels in 158 countries. The study, produced by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), found the most unhappy people lived in Togo, Burundi, Syria, Benin and Rwanda.

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  • Mamata Renames Six Cities in West Bengal

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today renamed six townships in the state, officials said. Of them, Siliguri will be known as Teesta, a major river in North Bengal, and Bolpur as 'Gitabitan', a popular compilation of songs of Rabindranath Tagore. The twin industrial towns of Asansol-Durgapur will be known as 'Agnibina', a collection of poems by poet Kazi Najrul Islam. Gajaldoba in Malda district has been rechristened as 'Mukta Tirtha' while Garia near this metropolis will become 'Uttam City', after the late matinee idol Uttam Kumar, the officials said.

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  • Love birds Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik must make the most of Jupiter’s ongoing transit through Cancer, says Ganesha.

    You can call them anything, but one thing’s for sure—they have happily and very elegantly defied their detractors! Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik—young, sporty, good looking, rich, super successful in their respective super snazzy careers, world famous—ahem—can there be anything else one may dream of!! Well, the two pretty people fell in love across borders—and didn’t let the dangling equation between their neighbouring countries come in the way of their splendid union. Recently, Mirza attained yet another peak in her tennis career, when she was crowned World’s Numero Uno in the Women’s Doubles Category. Ganesha observes that Shoaib Malik is born with Mercury and Saturn exchange, which bestows power and strength to this Chart.

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