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First woman to clear IAS from Kashmir's Poonch wants to improve school infrastructure

'If posted here, will definitely think about improving schools' infrastructure. Happy that my dream will finally come true,' said Bashir

24 Apr 2019 1:22 PM

Was never too confident to be part of Bhansali, Rajamouli's films: Alia Bhatt

Alia feels overwhelmed to be directed by two renowned directors Bhansali and Rajamouli in 'Inshallah' and 'RRR' respectively.

22 Apr 2019 9:13 AM

Hijab-wearing college golfer a trail blazer for Muslim girls

Noor Ahmed, member of the Nebraska NCAA college golf team, is the only golfer at college level or higher, known to wear a hijab while competing.

20 Apr 2019 2:00 PM

Blind Japanese sailor completes Pacific voyage without interruption

A blind Japanese sailor completed his non-stop Pacific voyage on Saturday, local media reported.

20 Apr 2019 1:38 PM

Anupam Kher, Shah Rukh Khan's cute Twitter banter will remind you of 'DDLJ' days!

Anupam revived 'DDLJ' memories and reminded SRK of old times with a Twitter post.

19 Apr 2019 8:53 AM


3 World famous mountaineers presumed dead in Canada avalance

They were part of a team of experienced athletes sponsored by American outdoor equipment firm The North Face, the company confirmed.

19 Apr 2019 8:36 AM

Karaikal Port Chairman GRK Reddy rides 283 KM cyclothon to mark 10th anniversary

Karaikal port has grown in multiple dimensions and has empowered its economic activities of import and export.

18 Apr 2019 3:51 PM

Senior citizens as enthusiastic as first-time voters in Lok Sabha elections

Polling began in 95 parliamentary constituencies in 2nd phase of ongoing Lok Sabha elections. Senior citizen voters stole the show.

18 Apr 2019 3:33 PM

There is commercial pressure with 'Kalank': Varun Dhawan

Varun has deftly balanced his career between commercial and small scale projects.

18 Apr 2019 9:01 AM

Under Bangladesh govt corruption will continue unabated: Shahidul Alam

Alam exclusively shares his experience, what he had gone through during detention and talks about the expectations from Bangladesh govt.

17 Apr 2019 2:54 PM


Age no bar: 116-year-old to cast his vote in Karimganj

Mahamud Ali, the 116-year-old is also a freedom fighter. He has also appealed young voters to cast their vote.

17 Apr 2019 10:29 AM

Vicky Kaushal to play Ashwatthama in 'URI' director's next; details inside

Son of guru Dronacharya and Kripi, Ashwatthama fought with the Kauravas against the Pandavas in Mahabharat’s Kurukshetra war.

16 Apr 2019 1:45 PM

Congress appropriates Game of Thrones cast to bash BJP

The Congress party took advantage of HBO’s drama-filled television series ‘Game of Thrones’ to launch an attack on PM Narendra Modi and BJP.

16 Apr 2019 12:39 PM

On thin ice? Not at all, says India’s fastest distance ice skater

What was another sport with wheels that could harness Jadeja’s mastery over the flatboard? It was the Winter Olympic sport ice skating!

15 Apr 2019 2:24 PM

World's first armed amphibious drone boat developed by China

China has tested the world's first armed amphibious drone boat which the Chinese military analysts claimed could be used in land assault.

15 Apr 2019 1:10 PM


People should expect unexpected from me, says 'Kalank' star Madhuri Dixit-Nene

'Kalank', which releases on April 17, reunites Madhuri with her '90s co-star Sanjay Dutt.

15 Apr 2019 9:39 AM

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's 'Photograph' to be screened at NY Indian Festival

The festival commences on May 7 and will run up to May 12 at the Village East Cinemas, Manhattan.

13 Apr 2019 4:08 PM

Boxer Sadaf Khadem to break a barrier for Iranian women

Sadaf Khadem will become the first Iranian woman to contest an official boxing fight.

13 Apr 2019 2:22 PM

Dabangg 3: Salman Khan wraps Maheshwar schedule, treats fans with new still

In the still, Salman can be seen flaunting the signature Chulbul moustache.

12 Apr 2019 11:52 AM

Indian student in Abu Dhabi developed robots to protect marine life, help farmers

He is the ambassador of Drop It Youth, Tunza Eco Generation, and an active member of the Emirates Environmental Group.

12 Apr 2019 8:43 AM