• Actor Playing Hafiz Saeed In Saif- Katrina’s Phantom Has Been Kept Underground!

    Kabir Khan directorial film Phantom releases today, well the movie has been in the web of controversies since its inception. The reason for Phantom to be in constant hassles, is that the movie is based on the sensitive issue of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. The Bajrangi Bhaijaan director who is known for taking risks for all his movies, has this time encountered a serious threat.

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  • Sheena Bora Murder: Indrani Mukerjea Confesses On Her Daughter!

    Earlier, we reported the shocking murder mystery on how Indrani Mukerjea, founder of 9X Media, and wife of former Star India CEO Peter Mukerjea, was arrested on Tuesday, August 25. Just over three years after Mumbai resident Sheena Bora went missing, the police have arrested Indrani Mukerjea after being accused of murdering her sister and dumping the body in the ravines of Maharashtra’s Raigad district. The murder case has a new twist and turn, after the police investigation was carried on Wednesday.

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  • Topless women draw ire in Times Square - CNN.com

    New York (CNN)How do you solve a problem like Elmo? A task force created by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and police is attempting to answer those questions. Over the past few years, New York's famed Times Square has been virtually overrun with costumed characters such as Elmo and Spider-Man, and, more recently, topless women wearing only brightly-colored body paint and tiny underwear.

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  • WWE TLC: Five things we have learned from SummerSlam

    Thanks to WWE 2k16, Sport360’s Barny Read travelled to New York City for WWE SummerSlam. NEW YORK CITY -- Highly controversial, equally entertaining and surprising, it’s been a somewhat normal week for the WWE. SummerSlam rolled into Brooklyn’s Barclays Centre with the promise of some mouth-watering matchups and fans left the arena aghast, angry and delighted.

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  • Border firing kills 8 on India-Pakistan war anniversary

    SRINAGAR, India/LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Cross-border firing between India and Pakistan killed at least eight people on Friday, the day India marked the 50th anniversary of a war between the two South Asian nations. On the Pakistani side of the frontier, five civilians were killed and 48 were treated for wounds in hospital in the town of Sialkot, a spokesman for the Pakistan Rangers said. India's Border Security Force said three civilians had died and 22 were wounded in firing across the frontier in the northern Jammu region.

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  • Smart City project: Centre releases full list of 98 cities

    Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu Thursday unveiled the list of 98 urban centres that will be transformed into 'smart cities' over the next five years. In an intra-state competition, Uttar Pradesh topped the

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  • Why has India blocked mobile internet messaging? - BBC News

    A curfew has been imposed and the army has been called in - and now authorities have turned off mobile internet access in some parts of Gujarat. Reports differ on how extensive the block is and what exactly it covers, but it appears that mobile messaging has been cut off in the main city of Ahmedabad and other cities. The riots kicked off after protests by some from the Patel community, a caste that that makes up about a fifth of Gujarat's population.

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  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa calls on ‘Cho’ Ramaswamy

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Thursday called on Tamil weekly magazine Thuglak’s Editor ‘Cho’ Ramaswamy, who has been hospitalised in Chennai and enquired about his health. ‘Cho’ Ramaswamy was admitted in

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  • The 11 best dog breeds, ranked!

    Dogs are the best. Incredibly loyal, they comfort, protect, and love their humans...

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  • How Peter could turn into a smitten fool

    PETER Mukerjea was once voted the class joker in his year at Harvard. An investor in the INX group and once a close family friend of the Mukerjeas says when Peter met Indrani, he was smitten. "You look at him now and think how could a man who helmed Star India with such professional, cold, logic could turn into such a smitten fool." Overnight, Mukerjea apparently turned into what his friends now call a little schoolboy in love.

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  • Sanjay Dutt Granted 30 Days Parole!

    Actor Sanjay Dutt who is a convict in the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts, is currently serving his 42 months sentence in Pune’s Yerwada jail. Reports further suggest that after all the legal formalities of granting parole are completed, Sanjay Dutt is expected to be with his family for 30 days. Additionally, the 30 day parole granted to Sanjay Dutt this time is extendable to 60 days more, which has yet again become a debate amongst many.

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  • Anti-Pakistan sentiment: Not a Bollywood gimmick anymore?

    A man of pure heart and pious virtues leaves Pakistan, and a huge crowd gathers to wave him off back to India. People who have grown up watching Deols and Devgns bashing Pakistan for silliest reasons are silently wiping their tears. Interestingly, Kabir Khan, who was simultaneously shooting for Saif Ali Khan, Katrina Kaif-starrer Phantom, is back, but this time the scenario is different. Based on S Hussain Zaidi’s bestseller Mumbai Avengers, Phantom features some undercover agents who are in Pakistan to carry out the most important assignment of their life.

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  • Alia Bhatt: I Want To Run My House Like My Mom

    Many Bollywood celebrities have come out in support of helping the society and so has the young doll of Bollywood Alia Bhatt. Alia is one of the eight faces of Girl Rising - Woh Padegi Woh Udegi- campaign along with Priyanka Chopra, Parineeti Chopra, Frieda Pinto, Sushmita Sen, Madhuri Dixit and Nandita Das.

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  • Xi just changed the rules of the game in China — and that makes things scarier for everyone

    The rules of engagement have changed in China. There was a time when loyalty to the party, and...

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  • Youth climbs railway coach, gets electrocuted - News18.com

    An unidentified youth was electrocuted to death on Wednesday when he came in contact with live high-tension wire when he

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  • Violence mars Gujarat after protests over OBC status for Patel community

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  • Year of Jan Dhan: Targets met, focus now on inactive accounts

    As the Narendra Modi government's flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) completes one year on Friday with 174.5 million accounts and a total deposit of Rs 20,769.33 crore, the goalpost for banks is now likely to shift. The scheme, billed as the largest financial inclusion exercise in the world, was first announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on August 15, 2014. It took off on August 28 with a target to open 75 million accounts by Jan 2015. While zero balance accounts under the PMJDY have declined from 76% in September 2014 to 46.93% in July 2015, banks have been directed to step up efforts to bring down the number of inactive accounts, and start giving out loans to all qualified customers.

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  • Amazon India to sell refurbished smartphones from Surpluss

    Ecommerce platform Amazon India has entered into a partnership with Surpluss.in to sell refurbished smartphones by Samsung and Xiaomi on its platform. As of now, Surpluss is selling around 25 refurbished Samsung smartphones and one Xiaomi Mi3 smartphone on Amazon. Interestingly, some other sellers are also selling refurbished devices on Amazon including the iPhone and some Sony devices. On its own website, Surpluss sells various unboxed, refurbished, overstocked and new products.

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  • Festival Special: Five things you must do this Onam! | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    God’s Own Country is a delight to be in during Onam as the state comes alive with music and festivities. If you are unable to travel to Kerala during the festival, here are some ways you can celebrate this colourful festival in your city. Come Onam, it means a feast, not just for the senses, but also for the tastebuds. This vegetarian meal that is fit for a king must not be missed.

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  • Watch: ISRO’s GSLV D6 rocket carrying GSAT-6 satellite lifts successfully from Sriharikota

    The 49.1 metre tall rocket weighing 416 tonnes would sling the 2,117 kg GSAT-6 communication satellite in the geosynchronous transfer orbit (GTO) around 17 minutes into the flight.

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