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Ahmed Mohamed, 14, arrested over clock mistaken for bomb

Texas(BBC): A 14-year-old boy was arrested by police in Texas after a homemade clock he wanted to show his school teachers was mistaken for a bomb. Ahmed Mohamed told US media that he had made a clock at home and brought it into MacArthur High School in Irving to show his engineering teacher. Another teacher […]

FM Arun Jaitley launches superior broadcast NXT DIGITAL

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New Delhi(ANI): Arun Jaitley on Wednesday launched a digital platform initiative under the brand name NXT DIGITAL promoted by the Hinduja Group. Headend In The Sky (HITS), a digital platform would provide viewers access to over 500 television channels of their choice. Viewers will have an access to all international, national, regional and local channels. […]

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Modi Government to set up 300 rural clusters by 2020

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New Delhi(PTI): Seeking to bridge the rural-urban divide, government will set up 300 rural clusters by 2019-20 across the country as the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission with an outlay of Rs 5142.08 crore. The mission aims to spur economic, social and infrastructure development in rural areas. The Mission, that […]

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Two Indians abducted in strife-torn Libya

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Two Indian nationals, one from Odisha and another from Andhra Pradesh, have been abducted in Tripoli, MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. “Our mission in Tripoli is making further inquiry for confirmation of the incident. The matter has been taken up at diplomatic level,” he said. Swarup said that all efforts are being made to ensure […]

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Singh Is Bliing: Akshay is special to me, says Prabhudheva

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New Delhi: 16 Sep,  Ever since they first collaborated on the film, Rowdy Rathore (2012), choreographer and director Prabhudheva and Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar have shared a special bond. The director’s upcoming film, Singh Is Bliing (SIB), also stars Akshay in the lead role. Ask Prabhudheva about his relationship with the star, and he says, […]

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Ranveer Singh: I will wait a lifetime for Deepika Padukone

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Actor Ranveer Singh says he is willing to wait for his rumoured girlfriend Deepika Padukone for a lifetime. “She is so beautiful that I would wait all my life for her,” Ranveer said at a promotional event of Bajirao Mastani in Pune where Deepika was also present. When asked whether she too would be willing […]

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Godavari, Krishna Rivers Formally Linked in Andhra Pradesh

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VIJAYAWADA: 16 Sep,  In an historic step in the mission to inter-link rivers, the Godavari was formally connected with the Krishna in Andhra Pradesh today. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu performed puja and inaugurated a pylon at Ibrahimpatnam near Vijaywada where the Godavari’s water, flowing from the neighbouring West Godavari district, was linked to Krishna. […]

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The Bridge Assam Hasn’t Built. And It Could Save Lives.

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GUWAHATI: 16 Sep,  Wrapped in a blue sheet and placed precariously on a stretcher with his wife nervously watching, Dulendra Panging is lowered into a ferry in Northern Assam. The bike mechanic, in desperate need of treatment for a spinal injury, will spend nearly an hour being delivered to a hospital across the Brahmaputra river […]

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VK Singh rubbishes Assam protests over immigrants issue

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Guwahati: Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh today termed the ongoing agitation in Assam against the Centre’s decision to regularise stay of non-Muslim immigrants in India as “not normal” and “total misconception”. “It is a total misconception. When you politicise an issue too much, you get various polarisation. It is not normal,” […]

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Ranveer, Deepika overcome all odds to launch ‘Gajanana’ song from ‘Bajirao Mastani’

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Actor Ranveer Singh and actress Deepika Padukone today launched the first song ‘Gajanana’ from their upcoming film Bajirao Mastani amid much fanfare. Keeping in line with the massive scale of the period drama, the aarti was unveiled with a huge human formation of a mosaic image of Lord Ganesha. Over 5000 students from across the […]

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