Rajnath, Kejriwal among several leaders who visited AIIMS to enquire about Jaitley#39;s health

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Rajnath, Kejriwal among several leaders who visited AIIMS to enquire about Jaitley#39;s health Sources said on August 18 evening that the former finance minister is on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Rains lash northern states, 25 dead in Himachal Pradesh, Punjab; eight missing in Uttarakhand

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Rains lash northern states, 25 dead in Himachal Pradesh, Punjab; eight missing in Uttarakhand In view of heavy discharge being released in the rivers in Haryana, the state#39;s Revenue and Disaster Management Department has requested to direct the concerned Army officials to be on stand by.

Flood alert for Delhi as Yamuna nears warning level

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Flood alert for Delhi as Yamuna nears warning level The Yamuna was flowing at 203.37 metres on August 18 evening and its water level is expected to rise further on August 19 as 8.28 lakh cusecs water was released from Haryana#39;s Hathini Kund barrage at 6 pm

Defiant Iran prepares for oil tanker to leave Gibraltar with Indian crew

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Defiant Iran prepares for oil tanker to leave Gibraltar with Indian crew Grace 1, which had been detained in the semi-autonomous British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar on the Spanish coast last month, has been renamed the Adrain Darya based on the Persian word for sea.

If talks happen with Pakistan, it will be on PoK: Rajnath Singh

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

If talks happen with Pakistan, it will be on PoK: Rajnath Singh On the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution, Rajnath Singh said the step had weakened the neighbouring country and has become a cause of concern for them

Mumbai: Senior cop caught in sting, suspended

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

A senior inspector attached to the Andheri police station was suspended after he was seen in a video talking to a bar owner and suggesting that he offer him a bribe. The bar owner had conducted the sting operation.

Mum: Elderly man held for conning job aspirant

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

A senior citizen was arrested by Sahar police on Saturday for duping a job aspirant and providing him fake travel documents.Mohammad Hanif Khan (70), from Mumbra, was booked for cheating and forgery.

Twitter-happy fund manager lands in trouble

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

(This story originally appeared in MumbaiMirror on August 18, 2019)

Mum manifesto: Ask questions, seek answers

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Does Mumbai need a coastal road or would it be better to preserve the character of its iconic seafront? How can decrepit buildings, which claim so many lives annually, be redeveloped on a larger scale? Can we approach the issue of open spaces more broadly as an index of air quality and health, in addition to viewing them as parks and recreation areas? What’s the best way to safeguard India’s financial hub against security threats?

Man molests neighbour after fight, gets 1-yr jail

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Six years after he molested his 26-year-old neighbour following a fight over parking his bicycle, a 40-year-old south Mumbai man was convicted and sentenced to one year imprisonment.

Let's Move Forward, Pray for PoK's Integration With India, Says Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Without naming the Congress for the criticism on the arrest of former chief ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, the Union Minister said it was 'unnecessarily being made a big issue'.

Decisions on J&K in Accordance With Constitutional Provisions, Can Withstand Legal Challenge: Jitendra Singh

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

The Supreme Court had on Friday refrained from examining the legal challenges to the changes made in the constitutional status of Jammu and Kashmir, saying the petitions filed on the 'serious issue' suffered from defects.

'Vote Bank Politics was Your Priority over Country': JP Nadda Hits Out at Cong for Not Supporting Art 370 Repeal

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Nadda hit out at TRS president and Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for his 'dictatorial' style of functioning and alleged that Rao focused only on himself and his family.

No Request Received for Cabinet Reshuffle from UP Govt, Says Raj Bhavan Official

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Assistant Director Information at Raj Bhavan earlier said that the oath-taking ceremony would be held on Monday around 11 am at UP Raj Bhavan.

Adhir Chowdhury Blames Mamata's 'Policies and Politics' for BJP's Growth in Bengal

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

His comments come in the backdrop of the BJP making significant inroads in the state by winning 18 out of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the general elections. The TMC's tally came down to 22 seats from 34 in 2014.

Sensex jumps 150 points, Nifty tops 11,100 amid firm global cues

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Foreign investors offloaded Rs 8,319 crore on a net basis from capital markets in August so far.

Share market update: Auto shares mixed; Ashok Leyland up 1%

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

The Nifty Auto index was trading 0.12 per cent down at 6990.25 around 09:46 am.

Share market update: Bajaj Steel, Citadel Realty among top losers on BSE

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

In the Nifty pack, 33 stocks were trading in the green, while 17 stocks were in the red.

Stay with defensive like Asian Paints, Marico, Infy, ITC

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

The Nifty is showing buying support around the 10,830-11,000 zone.

Share market update: Force Motors, Prestige Estates among top gainers on BSE

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Among the 50 components in the Nifty index, 43 shares were trading in the green, while 7 were in the red.

Hina Khan Celebrates Independence Day in New York in Traditional Outfit

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Hina Khan hoisted the tricolour to mark the Indian Independence Day at the annual parade in New York.

Kartik Aaryan Shares First Promotional Still From Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, See Pic

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Kartik Aaryan shared the first promotional still from his forthcoming film 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2,' which features him dressed as a local 'ghostbuster.'

Sonam Kapoor Shares Views on Kashmir Situation, Says 'Even This Too Shall Pass'

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Sonam Kapoor shared her views on the Kashmir situation in an interview with a news network. She said, "I hope there is a peaceful way of working things out."

President Ram Nath Kovind, Lata Mangeshkar Meet at Her Mumbai Residence; Share Photos on Twitter

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

While in Mumbai to inaugurate the underground Bunker Museum at the Raj Bhavan, President Kovind also met the iconic singer.

Alia Bhatt's Visit to Alma Mater Invites Hilarious Comment from 'Mr Cascade' Ranveer Singh

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Alia Bhatt took a trip downtown to her alma mater in Juhu, Mumbai. She was accompanied by filmmaker friend Ayan Mukerji.

Batla House Movie Review: Fascinating Premise But Potential for Much More

Posted on Friday August 16, 2019

Batla House is a fascinating premise, and an especially unlikely character for John. But the film can’t decide what it wants to be – a melancholic character piece, or a thriller with chases and shootouts.

Mission Mangal Movie Review: An Entertaining Account of a Complicated Mission

Posted on Friday August 16, 2019

Mission Mangal is enjoyable and entertaining. With Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan, director Jagan Shakti delivers a space movie that lifts off and frequently soars.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Movie Review: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt Are in Top Form

Posted on Friday August 16, 2019

'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' may not be Quentin Tarantino’s best, but it’s a laidback, change-of-pace offering that delivers many unexpected pleasures.

Mission Mangal Movie Review: Akshay Kumar's Film will Fill You with Pride

Posted on Thursday August 15, 2019

Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal recounts the story of this mammoth event in the tried and tested, personal anecdotal style.

Sacred Games 2 Review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui Makes It One of the Best on Netflix

Posted on Friday August 16, 2019

The making of Ganesh Gaitonde has everything you would expect from a classic Netflix tale, and more. Which means, you’re in for a thrilling time.

India vs West Indies: Bowlers Put India on Top After Day 2 Against West Indies A

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

The practice match was panning just as stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane and his team would have hoped for.

Ashes 2019: Smith Should Not Have Returned to Bat, Insists Brain Injury Expert

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Scientists have begun to understand much more about concussions recently, including the dangers of a “second impact”, a second concussion when someone has continued to play on after the initial blow. That is partly why the ICC’s rules now suggest that a recovery process takes about seven days – which would likely rule Smith out of the Headingley Test beginning Thursday.

Ashes 2019: Root Glad to See Archer 'Shake up Things' on Test Debut

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

But Archer's display, which almost helped England achieve an unlikely and series-levelling win in a match severely affected by rain, was about much more than economical figures.

Ashes 2019: Mandatory Neck Guards 'Not Far Away' After Smith Felled by Archer

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Australia have been at the forefront of pressing for better safety measures after the death of Phillip Hughes, who was hit on the base of the skull by a bouncer in a Sheffield Shield game in 2014.

BCCI Informs Indian High Commission in Antigua About Hoax Terror Threat

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

The Indian cricket board on Sunday confirmed that the security threat to the national team is a "hoax" but the Indian High Commission here has intimated the Antigua government about the developments.

Ashes 2019 | MCC Member Ejected from Lord’s for Abusing Steve Smith

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

An MCC member was ejected from the stadium for booing and using insulting language against Steve Smith after the Australian was dismissed for 92 against England in the second Ashes Test at Lord’s.

Eileen Ash, Oldest Living Cricketer, Honoured with Portrait at Lord's

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Former England women’s cricketer Eileen Ash, who is the oldest living international cricketer – male or female – was honoured with a large portrait of herself that will be hung at the Lord's Cricket Ground on Saturday.

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray gives support to South Mumbai fishmongers

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Super 30, featuring Hrithik Roshan and Mrunal Thakur, is set to hit screens on July 12, 2019.

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One Minute It Was an Afghan Wedding. The Next, a Funeral for 63.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban in Show of Strength After Tumult

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.

Women Are Fleeing Death at Home. The U.S. Wants to Keep Them Out.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.

India Plans Big Detention Camps for Migrants. Muslims Are Afraid.

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.

Teenage Brides Trafficked to China Reveal Ordeal: ‘Ma, I’ve Been Sold’

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.