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Rakul Preet Singh reacts after being trolled for smoking in 'Manmadhudu 2'

The actor is playing a female version of Casanova, was mercilessly trolled by Twitterati for smoking in the film.

16 Jul 2019 3:18 PM

Cops track down Rajasthan man’s lost bag with Rs 72K in Mumbai taxi in hours

The police managed to find the taxi’s location and retrieve the bag that very evening, with its contents intact, from the back seat of car.

16 Jul 2019 2:14 PM

Garima Abrol, wife of pilot died in Bengaluru to join IAF

However, Sushant Abrol, the brother of Samir Abrol had requested a central government inquiry into the mishap.

16 Jul 2019 11:50 AM

Alan Turing, World War II code breaker, to appear on Bank of England note

Turing killed himself in 1954, aged 41, with cyanide.

16 Jul 2019 10:51 AM

This Manipur florist makes exquisite dolls out of waste

People often throw away maize husks as it is of no use to anyone, but for this artist, the waste is valuable to make beautiful dolls.

13 Jul 2019 1:07 PM

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Vikas Swarup appointed Secretary of Overseas Indian Affairs

Swarup, a 1986-batch IFS officer, who is currently serving as the High Commissioner in Canada, will replace senior diplomat Sanjiv Arora.

12 Jul 2019 2:09 PM

Jabariya Jodi's second song 'UP Hile Zilla Hile' to be launched in 'Navarang Cinema'

Jabariya Jodi is shot at real locations in Uttar Pradesh to give the right flavour.

11 Jul 2019 10:42 AM

Mumbai gets it first female BEST bus driver

24-year-old mechanical engineer Pratiksha Das becomes Mumbai’s first fame BEST bus driver.

10 Jul 2019 8:00 PM

Amala Paul reveals how she shot nude scene in 'Aadai'

Amala caught everyone's attention with her performance and especially a nude scene in the film.

09 Jul 2019 12:58 PM

Abbas Ashraf: First youth to clinch Best International Look Award at Mr Asia contest

This Udhampur-based pageant runner-up has a message for today's youth.

07 Jul 2019 2:49 PM

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Pope to declare Kerala nun Mariam Thresia as saint on October 13

The Vatican had earlier declared three Kerala-born Indian Catholics as Saints.

03 Jul 2019 4:20 PM

McDonald's to introduce vegan burger in Israel

The vegan burger, which will feature a patty made out of wheat and soybean, is developed by Nestle.

03 Jul 2019 10:25 AM

Sunny Leone sizzles in Diljit-Kriti starrer Arjun Patiala’s latest track

Arjun Patiala delivers in full form with this groovy tune full of masala.

02 Jul 2019 12:02 PM

India's first openly gay prince celebrates Pride month in New York

The New York City, which is playing host to this year's World Pride, has always been a major Pride destination for several years.

30 Jun 2019 11:51 AM

Mark Tully gets lifetime achievement award for role in UK-India ties

The annual UK-India Awards celebrates special talents and organisations who use their worldwide influence to strengthen UK-India ties.

29 Jun 2019 8:12 PM

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Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Article 15' mints Rs 5.02 crores on day 1 at box-office

The investigative drama, Article 15 has struck the right chord with Bollywood as well at the film’s special screening.

29 Jun 2019 6:39 PM

Indian-American teen wins USD 100,000 in US quiz show

He beat out three other Indian-American teens in the contest, which featured a total of 15 students.

29 Jun 2019 12:36 PM

93 year-old UK woman arrested for no crime, find out why

Josie Birds was arrested by UK's largest police forces, the Great Manchester Police on request of her granddaughter.

28 Jun 2019 12:15 PM

Oscar winner DiCaprio draws attention to Chennai's devastating water crisis

'The southern Indian city of Chennai is in crisis, after the four main water reservoirs ran completely dry,' he wrote on Instagram.

27 Jun 2019 1:14 PM

NASA astronauts, space station crew mates return to Earth after 204 days

Arriving at 0247 GMT to warm conditions, Kononenko joked that he was ‘happy to see any kind of weather’ after coming back from space.

25 Jun 2019 3:24 PM

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