Daily Archives: September 20, 2016

Mulayam Singh Yadav appoints Amar Singh as SP General Secretary

LUCKNOW(PTI): Amar Singh, who survived the recent “outsider” storm in ruling Samajwadi Party, was on Tuesday appointed SP General Secetary by party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav. “You have been appointed general secretary of Samajwadi Party. I hope in the coming days you will strengthen the party in Uttar Pradesh Assembly …

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Uri sector: Army foils infiltration bid, 10 terrorists killed

NEW DELHI: As many as eight terrorists, trying to cross over to the Indian side from Pakistan, have been killed by the army in Lachipura area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri region of Baramulla district on Tuesday. As per the latest reports, the encounter is currently underway between the security …

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Punjab: 6 students dead after school bus falls into a canal

Amritsar: Six children are dead after a school bus carrying students fell near Attari border in Punjab. Eleven students have been injured. The bus had thirty-seven students. “Six bodies have been recovered; a total of 37 children were in the bus. The rescue operation is going on,” SP Amritsar. Rescue …

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Emmys ratings at all-time low with 11.3 million viewers

The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, which recognize the best in US television, drew in a record low 11.3 million viewers, according to preliminary data released by Nielsen on Monday. Read: The complete list of Emmys 2016 winners The figure represents a five percent drop from the previous low of 11.8 …

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My film Zulfiqar is a tribute to The Godfather, says Srijit Mukherji

Srijit Mukherji was confined to the hospital bed when he wrote the script of his upcoming Bengali film, Zulfiqar, an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedies, Julius Caesar and Antony and Cleopatra. The multiple National Award-winning director admits that Julius Caesar being his favourite play, he has always wanted it to …

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