Day: April 10, 2019

'Kalank' going to be a big test: Varun Dhawan

‘Kalank’ going to be a big test: Varun Dhawan

April 10, 2019 10:50 pm

Mumbai: There is always the pressure to live up to the viewers’ expectations but Varun Dhawan says it also gives him the confidence to constantly swim against the tide in his film choices. The actor, who will next be seen in period drama “Kalank”, says he feels this pressure with the release of his films […]

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Kangana’s next directorial will be epic action drama

April 10, 2019 10:46 pm

Mumbai: After “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi”, Kangana Ranaut has locked a script for her next directorial, an epic action drama based on a real-life story. The film will be mounted on a large scale, but will be different from any other epic that has been made in recent times, the actor said in a […]

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Cong creates "lies", its "vision" based on "division": Modi

Modi cites ‘Bofors sins’ to counter Rahul’s Rafale jibe

April 10, 2019 10:42 pm

Panaji: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday attempted to turn the tables on Congress president Rahul Gandhi, citing the Bofors scam to blunt the edge of the latter’s attack on the Rafale deal. Addressing a poll rally here, Modi indicated that the Congress chief was “burdened” with “Bofors sins” of his late father (Rajiv Gandhi) and […]

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Man loses 130 kgs after surgery at AIIMS

Man loses 130 kgs after surgery at AIIMS

April 10, 2019 10:39 pm

New Delhi: A 20-year-old engineering student who underwent a weight loss surgery in May 2017 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has lost over 130 kg over a period of two years, doctors said. Ravi Khatri (name changed), a resident of Lajpat Nagar, had approached doctors when he weighed 250 kg, they […]

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Smriti Irani to file nomination from Amethi on Thursday

Smriti Irani to file nomination from Amethi on Thursday

April 10, 2019 10:29 pm

Amethi: Union minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani will file her nomination papers from the Amethi Lok Sabha constituency on Thursday. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders are likely to accompany her. According to Durgesh Tripathi, the district chairperson of the BJP, Irani was to file her nomination […]

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CRPF jawan injured in IED blast by Naxals in Maharashtra

CRPF jawan injured in IED blast by Naxals in Maharashtra

April 10, 2019 10:25 pm

Gadchiroli: A CRPF jawan escorting a polling party was injured in an IED blast in the Naxal-affected Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra Wednesday, a day ahead of voting for the Lok Sabha elections. The incident comes a day after a BJP MLA and four security personnel were killed in a Naxal attack in Dantewada district of […]

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Alpesh Thakor quits Congress, rules out joining BJP

Alpesh Thakor quits Congress, rules out joining BJP

April 10, 2019 10:21 pm

Ahmedabad: In a setback to the Congress in Gujarat days before the Lok Sabha elections, OBC leader Alpesh Thakor Wednesday quit the party. Thakor, appointed national secretary after joining the party in 2017, said in a letter to Gujarat Congress chief Amit Chavda that he was resigning from all the posts in the party due […]

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Modi assures to find solution to Goa mining crisis

Modi assures to find solution to Goa mining crisis

April 10, 2019 10:18 pm

Panaji: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday assured to find a solution to the ongoing mining crisis in Goa, and said the Centre will toe the state government’s line for resumption of the industry. He was speaking at ‘Vijay Sankalp Sabha’ near Panaji as part of the BJP’s campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha election. “I […]

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Robert Pattinson is committed to doing 'interesting movies'

Robert Pattinson is committed to doing ‘interesting movies’

April 10, 2019 10:10 pm

Los Angeles: Robert Pattinson believes there is a dearth of leading parts if an actor chooses to go against the tide but he is nonetheless committed towards taking on “interesting” projects. The 32-year-old actor broke out on the Hollywood scene with “Twilight” series but has since shifted gears towards unconventional cinema with films such as […]

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Man held for sexually assaulting 9-year old stepdaughter

Man held for sexually assaulting 9-year old stepdaughter

April 10, 2019 10:03 pm

Coimbatore: A 35-year old man was arrested Wednesday on the charge of sexually assaulting his stepdaughter for the last few months, police said. The assault came to light after the nine-year old girl narrated the incident to her class teacher who complained to the all-woman police in Pollachi, 40 km from here. A case was […]

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