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Narendra Modi visited Varanasi, took part in 'Ganga Aarti'

Varanasi, 17 May-2014, PTI: A day after clinching the city, Narendra Modi today visited Varanasi and offered prayers at famous Kashi Vishwanath temple. Narendra Modi visited Varanasi, took part in ‘Ganga Aarti’ After visiting the temple, the Prime Minister elect went to famed Dashashwamedh Ghat and took part in ‘Ganga Aarti’ for about half-an-hour amid […]

Heinz has been fined £50,000 after a man sliced of his hand in factory

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Worstead, 17 May-2014, The Guardian: Heinz has been fined £50,000 after a man had his hand sliced off by a potato peeling machine in one of its factories. Alec Brackenbury, 49, from Bacton in Norfolk, was servicing the machine at the food company’s plant in Worstead last June when he suffered the injury which has […]

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to walk the red carpet in Cannes on May 20-21

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Mumbai, 17 May-2014, PTI: After missing her scheduled appearance at the 67th Cannes Film Festival due to flight delay, Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will finally walk the coveted red carpet on May 20 and 21. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to walk the red carpet in Cannes on May 20-21 The 40-year-old former Miss World, who […]

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Apple and Google agrees to end patent battle

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17 May-2014,  WSJ: Apple Inc. and Google Inc. agreed to drop all lawsuits between them, setting aside one of the many issues that divide the two technology giants controlling the smartphone world. Apple and Google agrees to end patent battle The truce covers Apple’s patent litigation with Google’s Motorola unit. Motorola sued Apple for patent […]

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Drinking too many glasses of wine in a single night may be harmful to health

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London, 17 May-2014(ANI): Scientists have revealed that even having only “one too many” glasses of wine can cause significant harm to the body. Drinking too many glasses of wine in a single night may be harmful to health According to the researchers, women drinking four or more alcoholic drinks over two hours (five or more […]

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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar resigns after JD-U's rout in Lok Sabha elections

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Patna, 17 May-2014, AIR: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar resigned on Saturday, a day after the JD-U’s Lok Sabha election rout in the state, according to TV reports. Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar resigns after JD-U’s rout in Lok Sabha elections The Janata Dal-United’s won only two of the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar. […]

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Ranveer Singh to go bald and learn Marathi for 'Bajirao Mastani'

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Mumbai, 17 May-2014, PTI: Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh said in order to portray the character of the historical figure of Bajirao in the upcoming film ‘Bajirao Mastani’, he will get his head tonsured and also learn Marathi. Ranveer Singh to go bald and learn Marathi for ‘Bajirao Mastani’   Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘magnum opus’ […]

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Russi Mody, Former Tisco Chairman, passed away

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Kolkata, 17 May-2014, PTI: Former Tata Iron and Steel Co (Tisco) chairman Russi Mody, who was known for his flamboyance, died at his home on Friday night, sources who were close to him said. Russi Mody, Former Tisco Chairman, passed away The 96-year old was the chairman of Tisco from 1984 to March 1993, died […]

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India's victory over Maldives in South Asian Basketball Association Championship

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Kathmandu, 17 May-2014, PTI: The Indian men’s team completed the formalities with a 108-32 win over Maldives to be crowned the champions of the third South Asian Basketball Association Championship here on Saturday. India’s victory over Maldives in South Asian Basketball Association Championship India`s suffocating half court defense meant that Maldives was rarely able to […]

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NaMo wave blows in the high voltage fashion world

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New Delhi, 17 May-2014(IANS): Narendra Modi is man of the moment. If his agenda and vision led to the Bharatiya Janata Party’s triumph at the hustings, his influence is looming large over the nation’s fashion scene too and yielding rich dividends for designers.In the highly volatile fashion world, where style statements change with changing seasons, […]

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