• Bengal BJP adds celeb glitz to party ranks 18 Jul 2019 20:33 New Delhi: Adding a celebrity quotient to the BJP, around a dozen Bengali cinema and television actors and actresses on Thursday joined the saffron party in the presence of its senior leaders, including Mukul Roy and Dilip Ghosh, the West Bengal BJP …
  • Assam Woman Names Baby 'Krishna' after Giving Birth in Boat During Floods 18 Jul 2019 19:48 Asia & Pacific 21:12 18.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The baby boy born in a boat earlier this week, in flood-ravaged Assam, was named 'Krishna' by his mother, in honour of the Hindu God believed to have been born during massive …
  • T20 Blast 2019 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: When and where to watch Vitality T20 blast 18 Jul 2019 18:34 English T20 Blast 2019 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The T20 Blast will kick off its second season, with Essex Eagles facing Middlesex. (Twitter/Vitality Blast) English T20 Blast 2019 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The T20 Blast will kick …
  • JANET STREET-PORTER: Trump knows exactly what he's doing by playing the race card 18 Jul 2019 18:25 When Donald Trump told four Congresswomen to 'go back to where you came from' he triggered a wave of protest on both sides of the Atlantic. The House of Representatives voted 240 to 187 to condemn the President, the first official rebuke in over …
  • Family and associates seek N9m for ailing veteran sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji 18 Jul 2019 18:08 Family members, friends and professional colleagues of ailing veteran sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji on Thursday appealed to governments, public-spirited individuals and corporate organisations to assist him with the sum of $25,000. Steve Olarinoye, …
  • MeToo tales become movie plot 18 Jul 2019 17:56 When Wu Ke-xi was looking for a frightening plotline for her latest film, she didn't need to look further than her own industry. The Taiwanese actress and screenwriter's latest movie, Nina Wu, is the story of an actress who, in pursuit of a role …
  • Rajya Sabha TV’s YouTube channel clocks 3mn subscribers 18 Jul 2019 17:35 New Delhi [India]: Rajya Sabha Television YouTube channel crossed the three million mark in terms of subscribers on Thursday, thereby emerging as one of the fastest expanding channels on YouTube in the news space. In less than eight months, the RSTV …
  • Should Dhoni decide his own fate? 18 Jul 2019 17:33 Selectors should inform Dhoni if they have decided to move forward, says Sehwag IMAGE: India's veteran wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph: Andrew Boyers/Reuters Former India opener Virender Sehwag, on Thursday, said the selection …
  • Extras: Sturridge banned for breaching betting rules 18 Jul 2019 17:01 News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge looks on. Photograph: Scott Heppell/Reuters Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been fined 75,000 pounds and banned for six weeks, four of …
  • Netflix shares slide on weak subscriber growth 18 Jul 2019 16:24 Netflix Inc shares plunged in after-hours trade on Wednesday after its quarterly update showed weaker-than-expected subscriber growth for the streaming television sector leader. Netflix said it added 2.7 million new subscribers worldwide in the April-June …
  • Mahendra Kumar Trivedi’s book hits No. 1 International Best... 18 Jul 2019 15:44 Mahendra Kumar Trivedi’s book hits No. 1 International Best Seller list on Amazon for Preventive Medicine Mahendra Kumar Trivedi’s book hits No. 1 International Best Seller list on Amazon for Preventive Medicine Author Mahendra Kumar Trivedi has authored …
  • You can’t chop down a whole Olympic sport from CWG: Heena 18 Jul 2019 15:26 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Commonwealth Games Federation’s (CWF) decision to abandon shooting from the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games (CWG) has dealt a big blow to India, which has swiftly emerged as a giant in the sport. Amidst the controversy, ace …
  • 33 Dead In Suspected Arson Attack At Japan Animation Company 18 Jul 2019 13:58 Tokyo: A motive for the apparent attack remained unclear hours after the blaze. If arson is confirmed, the attack will be among the deadliest criminal acts in decades in Japan, where violent crime is extremely rare. The fire gutted the three-storey …
  • Netflix raised prices and lost customers. Can a mobile-only plan win them back? 18 Jul 2019 13:07 Face it: streaming video is getting more expensive. Not only does the impending arrival of brand-specific streaming platforms like Disney+ and HBO Max mean that, if you want to watch everything, you’re going to have to pay for multiple services, but …
  • Did you spot Love Island's Michael's joke about Greg? 18 Jul 2019 13:00 Sadly for Love Island's Michael, he's become synonymous with the word 'childish' during his time in the villa. But last night he became the very epitome of the word when he tried to poke fun at latest bombshell Greg O'Shea. Last night…
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan’s fat paycheque for Dance India Dance 7 will leave you surprised 18 Jul 2019 12:43 Image Source : INSTAGRAM Kareena Kapoor Khan’s fat paycheque for Dance India Dance 7 will leave you surprised Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan added the glam quotient to the popular reality show Dance India Dance season 7 when she appeared as a judge. …
  • Soccer Extras: Arsenal edge Bayern in ICC match 18 Jul 2019 12:08 News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: Arsenal players celebrate a goal against Bayern on Wednesday. Photograph: Arsenal FC/Twitter Eddie Nketiah scored a late goal for Arsenal to beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in their opening …
  • Hawaiian protest against new telescope 18 Jul 2019 12:04 Protesters led by a group of native Hawaiian elders have delayed the start of construction of a giant new telescope atop Hawaii's tallest mountain, but state officials began making arrests and vowed the project would ultimately proceed. Demonstrators …
  • This Day in History - July 18 18 Jul 2019 11:02 Today is the 199th day of 2019. There are 166 days left in the eyar. TODAY'S HIGHLIGHT 2003: Kobe Bryant, a player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA), is charged with felony sexual assault. The charge stemmed from a …
  • Razzaq under fire after controversial remarks 18 Jul 2019 10:22 Former Pakistan all-rounder made some bold comments during a TV show News Desk in Karachi 18 July, 2019 Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq is under fire for making some bold comments during a local television show. According to details, Razzaq is …
  • 5 things to know for July 18: Politics, Puerto Rico, cops’ social posts, Kevin Spacey 18 Jul 2019 10:19 If you’ve been looking (unsuccessfully) for Impossible burgers, here’s some good news: Shortages of the plant-based meat products appear to be over. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get “5 Things You Need …
  • #SareeTwitter: From Bollywood stars to... 18 Jul 2019 10:07 The #SareeTwitter trend that has been viral for the past couple of days got a huge boost after Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra shared a throwback picture from her wedding day. Tens of thousands of people liked the photograph within hours …
  • 5 things to know for July 18: Politics, Puerto Rico, cops' social posts, Kevin Spacey 18 Jul 2019 10:06 1. Politics 2. Puerto Rico Demonstrators overturned barricades and police fired tear gas as protests continued through the night in San Juan against Gov. Ricardo Rosselló. Protests started days ago after nearly 900 pages of leaked chats from the governor…
  • Radio Frequency Component (RFC) Market 2019 Global Analysis with Size, Share, Trends, New Technologies, Business Growth, Overview And Regional Study By Forecast 2022 18 Jul 2019 09:56 Jul 18, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Radio Frequency Component (RFC) Market Synopsis:  The radio frequency components (RPC) market enable the transmission and identification of frequencies. Radio frequencies are radio signals ranging between 3 …
  • India Moon Science Asia Pacific India reschedules launch of its moon mission for Monday 18 Jul 2019 09:47 India’s space agency said it will launch a spacecraft to the south pole of the moon on Monday after an aborted effort this week. The Indian Space Research Organisation said that the Chandrayaan-2 launch is now rescheduled at 2:43pm on Monday. It said on …
  • 24 Feared Dead In Suspected Arson Attack At Japan Animation Company 18 Jul 2019 08:52 The toll continued to climb, with fire department saying bodies are being discovered as they search. Tokyo: A suspected arson attack on an animation production company in Japan killed 24 people and injured dozens more on Thursday, with flames gutting the …
  • ‘Howdy Modi!’: Indian community in Texas prepares for PM event during US tour 18 Jul 2019 08:44 The attendance at the community summit will be free but passes will be required. Passes are available on a first-come-first-serve basis on http://www.howdymodi.org. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a community summit ‘Howdy, Modi!’ on …
  • 'Howdy Modi': PM to address community summit in US on Sep 22 18 Jul 2019 08:27 New Delhi/Houston: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to address a community summit 'Howdy, Modi!' on September 22 during his visit to the United States. The summit will be hosted by the Texas India Forum in Houston.   The event is expected …
  • Dubai selected as 2020 'Capital of Arab Media' 18 Jul 2019 08:24 During its 50th Ordinary Session, chaired by Saudi Arabia, the Arab Information Ministers Council selected the Emirate of Dubai as the 2020 'Capital of Arab Media'. The Council's decision confirms the UAE’s role in supporting Arab and …
  • India reschedules launch of moon mission for Monday 18 Jul 2019 07:40 India’s space agency has said it will launch a spacecraft to the south pole of the moon on Monday after an aborted effort this week. The Indian Space Research Organisation said the Chandrayaan-2 launch is now rescheduled for 2.43pm on Monday 22. …
  • Arab Information Ministers Council’s decision to name Dubai 'Capital of Arab Media' 18 Jul 2019 07:15 The Arab Information Ministers Council on Wednesday announced it has chosen Dubai as the ''Capital of Arab Media'' for the year 2020. The decision taken at the Council’s 50th session held in Cairo, chaired by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, …
  • Rajya Sabha adjourned till noon amid uproar by Congress, SP members 18 Jul 2019 06:57 Rajya Sabha proceedings were Thursday adjourned for almost an hour after opposition Congress and Samajwadi Party members created an uproar over the Supreme Court ruling on the Karnataka issue and the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh. As soon as …
  • Netflix to roll out cheaper mobile-only plan for India 18 Jul 2019 06:04 (Reuters) - Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) said on Wednesday it would roll out a lower-priced mobile-only plan in India within the next three months to tap into a price-sensitive market at a time the streaming company is losing customers in its home turf. FILE PHOTO …
  • One Killed, 37 Injured In Suspected Attack On Japan Animation Studio 18 Jul 2019 05:37 The fire department dispatched 35 fire engines and other fire-fighting vehicles to the site. Tokyo: A suspected arson attack on an animation studio in Japan on Thursday left one person dead and dozens injured, several of them seriously, the emergency …
  • Abdul Razzaq brags of his many extramarital affairs 18 Jul 2019 05:26 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has revealed that he has had several extramarital affairs. Speaking on a television program, Razzaq bragged that he had five to six extramarital affairs. He even went on to state that one …
  • Finally, companies wake up to a million Indias 18 Jul 2019 05:21 Punjab likes tea with extra milk, so Hindustan Unilever (HUL) sells stronger blends in the state. The brand names are the same, the packaging is pan-Indian, but the tea itself changes from region to region. Welcome to the era of ‘micro-markets’ where one …
  • Netflix mobile-only plan is official, coming to India first - Android Authority 18 Jul 2019 05:17 Today, in a letter to investors (via The Verge), Netflix confirmed it will finally launch a less expensive streaming plan. The plan will be a Netflix mobile-only service that will start in India, with the possibility to expand to other countries later. …
  • Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) CEO Wilmot Hastings on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 18 Jul 2019 05:00 Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Q2 2019 Earnings Conference Call July 17, 2019 6:00 PM ET Company Participants Wilmot Hastings - Co-Founder, Chairman, President & CEO Spencer Neumann - CFO Gregory Peters - Chief Product Officer Theodore Sarandos - Chief …
  • Mission Mangal: Akshay Kumar shares new poster of his space mission film, trailer out on July 18 18 Jul 2019 04:46 Mission Mangal: Akshay Kumar shares new poster of his space mission film, trailer out on July 18 Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will be coming up with an exciting Independence Day release in the form of Mission Mangal. The fans are quite impressed by the …
  • Netflix stock plunges 18 Jul 2019 04:12 Netflix Inc. shocked investors by reporting a drop in U.S. customers and much slower growth overseas, raising fears that the streaming giant is losing momentum just as competitors prepare to pounce. The shares plunged as much as 13% to $314 in late trading …
  • Sports broadcasters in India face government challenge 18 Jul 2019 04:06 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Private sports broadcasters in India are headed towards an uncertain future thanks to the governmental pressure due to which they are mandated to share sporting events of national importance with Prasar Bharati. This isn’t all. …
  • Business Maverick: Netflix Stock Plunges as Customers Fall on Price Hike 18 Jul 2019 03:19 Netflix shares plunged as much as 13% to $314 in late trading after Netflix reported the loss of 130,000 customers in the U.S. — the result of higher prices and a weak slate of TV shows. It signed up 2.8 million subscribers internationally in the period, …
  • Hawaiian protesters seek to block telescope project but state vows to proceed 18 Jul 2019 03:12 (Reuters) - Protesters led by a group of native Hawaiian elders delayed the start of construction on Wednesday for a giant new telescope atop Hawaii’s tallest mountain, but state officials began making arrests and vowed the project would ultimately proceed …
  • Indian secret agency RAW even spies on friendly countries 18 Jul 2019 02:24 Indian secret agency RAW even spies on friendly countries LAHORE: What to talk of Pakistan, with whom India has nourished innumerable grudges since the blood-soaked partition in 1947, the spymasters of Research and Intelligence Wing (RAW) have even been …
  • Charges Against Hollywood Actor Kevin Spacey Dropped In Sex Assault Case 18 Jul 2019 01:49 New York: Prosecutors dropped sexual assault proceedings against Kevin Spacey on Wednesday after the case against the Hollywood star collapsed over his alleged victim's refusal to testify. William Little had accused the 59-year-old Oscar winner of …
  • Don't let 6-years-olds become TV vamps, cautions Disney 18 Jul 2019 00:48 Disney India's new 35-seconder ad to promote its 'Kids Pack' mesmerised experts. Broadcast conglomerate, Disney India, rolled out a new commercial which, according to KV Sridhar (Pops), founder and chief creative officer, HyperCollective, will …
  • Is This Video of a Theme Park Ride in India Collapsing? 18 Jul 2019 00:15 A theme park ride in India collapsed on July 14, 2019, killing two people and injuring 29, according to local officials. A cellphone video of the incident shows one arm of the pendulum-style ride, which was packed with people, breaking off and falling. …
  • Netflix shares slide on disappointing Q2 subscriber growth 17 Jul 2019 23:54 SAN FRANCISCO - Netflix shares plunged in after-hours trade Wednesday after its quarterly update showed weaker-than-expected subscriber growth for the streaming television sector leader. Netflix said it added 2.7 million new subscribers worldwide in the …
  • Netflix Loses Subscribers in U.S. as Growth Slows 17 Jul 2019 23:51 Netflix, the streaming juggernaut that has upended the entertainment industry, showed signs of vulnerability Wednesday when it reported that it had lost 126,000 paid subscribers in the United States during the second quarter. It was the first time it had …
  • I’ve realised it is okay to fail, I take things in my stride now: Sanju Samson 17 Jul 2019 23:05 Sanju Samson. (Source: BCCI/File) There is a story about Sanju Samson that provides an insight into his mindset. Dale Steyn was the gun bowler for Royal Challengers Bangalore and Samson, playing for Rajasthan Royals at No.3, would need some advice on …
  • Dahryn Trivedi’s Latest Book is No. 1 International Best Seller for Allied Health Professions 17 Jul 2019 22:37 Dahryn Trivedi is a prodigious spiritual leader, young entrepreneur, and inspiring speaker. Along with Guruji Mahendra Trivedi, she devotes her time to expand and promote awareness about the power and potential of the Trivedi Effect®. LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) …
  • How to empower Kurdistan's homegrown cinema: Part II 17 Jul 2019 22:19 In part I of this II-part series, I touched upon what the public sector can do to help fuel Kurdistan's homegrown cinema. The other key players – the private sector, the public, and filmmakers – equally share the burden. However theirs can only be …
  • Asian entertainment industries grappling with its MeToo movement 17 Jul 2019 20:08 When Wu Ke-xi was looking for a frightening plot line for her latest film, she didn’t need to look further than her own industry. The Taiwanese actress and screenwriter’s latest movie, “Nina Wu,” is the story of an actress who, in pursuit of a role that …
  • aGLIFF 2019 Announces Full Lineup, Including Trixie Mattel Documentary 17 Jul 2019 18:34 Trixie Matel - Moving Parts, the closing night film at aGLIFF 2019 Break out your best red carpet attire! aGLIFF – the All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival – has announced its full lineup for 2019, and they're top-and-tailing it with …
  • Amazon’s Prime Video app still missing from many smart TVs 17 Jul 2019 18:26 Android-based smart TVs are currently seeing a slew of launches and robust sales, thanks to the variety of low-cost options available. E-commerce major Flipkart told BusinessLine that smart TV sales contribute to 90 per cent of the overall television sales …
  • Former Pakistan cricketer Abdul Razzaq reveals he had several extramarital affairs 17 Jul 2019 18:25 Abdul Razzaq was a guest in a TV show in Pakistan where he made this statement. (File) Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq is hitting the headlines for quite some time now. During the recently concluded World Cup 2019, Razzaq had said that he would …
  • Indian TV talk shows twist news into a pretzel 17 Jul 2019 17:42 Recently, a talk show on a religious figure turned into a slapping match between two participants and deteriorated alarmingly. Perhaps the most dangerous development in India is the advent of aggressive television. With over 5,000 channels vying for the …
  • Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 12:25 p.m. EDT 17 Jul 2019 17:22 TRUMP-DEMOCRATS House vote condemns Trump's tweets, draws some GOP support WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have issued a remarkable rebuke against President Donald Trump, passing a resolution condemning what they called Trump's "racist …
  • Woah! Is Kareena Kapoor getting Rs 3 crore per episode for Dance India Dance 7? Details inside 17 Jul 2019 15:31 Kareena Kapoor KhanKareena Kapoor Khan fan page Instagram After rumours of Salman Khan charging a humongous Rs 31 crore per weekend, the fee Kareena Kapoor Khan is charging for Dance India Dance season 7 will probably give you a heart attack. Kareena …
  • Eden Park seeks permission for Sunday night Black Caps v India cricket match 17 Jul 2019 06:10 TODD NIALL Last updated 15:31, July 17 2019 LAWRENCE SMITH/Stuff Stuff survey finds Eden Park neighbours are in favour of more concerts. Eden Park is testing the planning restrictions on the stadium, hoping to stage its first-ever Sunday night cricket …
  • Expensive stocks risk sharp cuts from the slowing economy 17 Jul 2019 05:06 By Nupur Acharya Investors seeking comfort in India’s ‘growth stocks,’ including consumer products and financial services companies, should put on one’s guard about, Kotak Institutional Equities advise. If the nation’s current economic slowdown were to …
  • Summer heat sends sale of ACs, refrigerators soaring 17 Jul 2019 04:30 KOLKATA: Overall consumption growth in rural areas might have been in the red, but soaring mercury and easy finance seem to have set the sale of white goods on the boil in these markets this summer. Companies, however, do not see this as a revival of …
  • India: 10 dead, dozens trapped as building collapses in Mumbai 17 Jul 2019 04:27 At least 10 people were killed and at least 10 others were feared trapped under rubble after a building collapsed during heavy monsoon rains which lashed India's financial capital Mumbai on Tuesday, officials said. Torrential downpours have swept away …
  • Madhavan, Harbhajan Singh hail astrologer Balaji Haasan 17 Jul 2019 00:22 Young astrologer named Balaji Haasan, who became worldwide trending for rightly predicting World Cup cricket results, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s victory in Lok Sabha elections 2019 and  other things, is being hailed by celebrities from across the …
  • Building collapses in India; 10 dead, several feared trapped in rubble 16 Jul 2019 23:32 Rescuers carry out a survivor from a four-story residential building that collapsed in Mumbai. Building collapses are common in India during the June-September monsoon season, Rescuers carry out a survivor from a four-story residential building that …
  • India: Seven dead, dozens trapped as building collapses in Mumbai 16 Jul 2019 22:37 At least seven people have been killed and dozens of others trapped after the collapse of a four-storey residential building in India's financial capital, Mumbai, officials and media reports said. "Seven people have died in the collapse, …
  • Mumbai building collapse: At least four dead and dozens missing after building collapse in India 16 Jul 2019 19:22 At least four people have died and dozens are missing after a four-storey building collapsed in India. The old building collapsed in India’s financial capital of Mumbai on Tuesday, trapping more than two dozen people in the rubble. A fire department …
  • Missa More - India's Instagram Fashion Store 16 Jul 2019 14:45 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] July 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): As rightly said, "Don't wait for the opportunity, create it" - this wonderful duo is living up to this quoted line. With a dream set to cater to the masses of India, Kannan Poddar and …
  • Mumbai building collapse- 40-50 people feared trapped in Dongri 16 Jul 2019 14:45 MUMBAI: Mumbai Police said on Tuesday that the death toll rose to seven in the Kesarbhai building collapse in Dongri, ANI reported. Two teams from National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as well as local volunteers, the fire department and police officials …
  • Building collapses in India's Mumbai; many feared trapped 16 Jul 2019 14:00 At least two people have been killed after the collapse of a four-storey residential building in India's financial capital, Mumbai, according to an official. Tanaji Kamble,disaster management spokesman, also told AFP news agency that 40 others were …
  • India Says Russia's Missiles Don't Work (And Wants to Buy Israeli Ones Instead) 16 Jul 2019 12:41 By Allocer - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7642131Michael Peck Technology, Asia Ouch. India Says Russia's Missiles Don't Work (And Wants to Buy Israeli Ones Instead) India is now looking to …
  • Building collapses in India; 2 dead, several feared trapped 16 Jul 2019 09:16 MUMBAI, India (AP) — A four-story residential building collapsed Tuesday in Mumbai, India’s financial and entertainment capital, killing at least two people, an official said. Rescuers were looking for several others feared trapped in the rubble. Fire …
  • Nayanthara to enter wedlock this year: Astrologer 16 Jul 2019 08:31 Astrologer named Balaji Haasan, who became worldwide trending for rightly predicting World Cup cricket results, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s victory in Lok Sabha elections 2019 and other things, is being hailed by celebrities from across the country. In …
  • India assesses aborted moon mission 16 Jul 2019 02:52 India's space organisation is examining the problem behind the aborted launch of a spacecraft intended to land on the far side of the moon and expects to set a new launch date within days. The Chandrayaan-2 mission was called off less than an hour …
  • India assessing ‘technical snag’ that aborted moon mission launch 16 Jul 2019 02:16 India’s space organization is examining the technical snag behind Monday’s aborted launch of a spacecraft intended to land on the far side of the moon and expects to set a new launch date within days. The Chandrayaan-2 mission was called off less than an …
  • Six charged in carnival ride tragedy that killed two in India 16 Jul 2019 01:05 Six Indian amusement park staffers have been charged in the deaths of two people who were on a pendulum-style ride when it snapped mid-swing and crashed from at least 30 feet high. Officials said around 30 people were on the Discovery ride in Ahmedabad on …
  • Floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh displace millions, kill more than 100 15 Jul 2019 23:18 Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100, as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc. The poor Indian states of Assam and Bihar have been among the …
  • Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh 15 Jul 2019 19:37 GUWAHATI, India/KATHMANDU, Nepal (Reuters) - Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc. …
  • India- Keeping the Budget promise made just a week ago, Fin Min launches Television show 'Startup ki Baat' 15 Jul 2019 19:08 (MENAFN - KNN India) Keeping the Budget promise made just a week ago, Fin Min launches Television show 'Startup ki Baat' New Delhi, July 15 (KNN) As a part of Startup India initiative, Government of India has launched TV show ‘Startup ki Baat' …
  • India Grants Nigeria $100 million Loan for Deployment of Internet in Rural Areas 15 Jul 2019 18:28 Early this year, Shittu had disclosed that the government was desirous of fast-tracking the implementation of the National Broadband Roadmap by rapidly deploying less-expensive telecoms masts in the rural and remote areas. The plan, he explained, would …
  • The Budget numbers that don't add up and the risks they hide 15 Jul 2019 14:09 by Omkar Goswami Till last year, between live TV programmes on the budget, I would hurriedly write op-ed pieces without enough time to examine the real stories that lay hidden in reams of data. Being abroad on July 5, and having regretted to comment on D- …
  • In India, 66 per cent households own TV sets 15 Jul 2019 12:20 Between 2016 and 2018, as per BARC data, 14 million households got a TV set. (Representational image) At the function to launch the distribution of free set-top boxes in Jammu and Kashmir last month, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash …
  • Massive floods in India, Nepal, Bangladesh cause millions to flee 15 Jul 2019 12:11 Villagers use a makeshift raft to cross a flooded area on the outskirts of Agartala, India July 15, 2019. (photo credit: REUTERS/JAYANTA DEY) KATHMANDU/GUWAHATI - Floods have forced more than three million people from their homes across north and …
  • Floods force millions to flee homes in India, Nepal and Bangladesh 15 Jul 2019 11:55 By Gopal Sharma and Zarir Hussain KATHMANDU/GUWAHATI, India (Reuters) – Floods have forced more than three million people from their homes across north and northeastern India, officials said on Monday, as the death toll in neighbouring Nepal and low- …
  • India Offers Nigeria $100m Loan for Rural Internet 15 Jul 2019 11:27 Nigeria’s aspiration for universal internet coverage has received a boost with the materialisation of a $100 million loan from the Government of India. The facility arranged by the EXIM Bank of India is the result of a close collaboration between the India …
  • India assesses technical snag that aborted moon mission 15 Jul 2019 11:22 NEW DELHI — India’s space organization is examining the technical snag that led to the aborting of the launch Monday of a spacecraft intended to land on the far side of the moon, an official said. The Chandrayaan-2 mission was called off shortly before …
  • Why Budweiser and its bankers failed to sell the king of IPOs 15 Jul 2019 08:04 By Thomas Buckley, Bruce Einhorn and Crystal Tse For months, executives from Anheuser-Busch InBev NV raced to prepare for a listing of its Asian subsidiary, Budweiser Brewing Company APAC. It was to be this year’s biggest initial public offering and would …
  • 'Flying soldier' enthrals crowd at Bastille Day celebrations in Paris 15 Jul 2019 06:35 Paris: 'Flying soldier' and French inventor Frank Zapata enthralled the crowd gathered for Bastille Day celebrations at the Champs Elysees Avenue here on Sunday, by flying his turbine engine-powered hover board while holding a gun to demonstrate …
  • Floods displace millions in India, Nepal and Bangladesh 14 Jul 2019 21:49 Posted July 15, 2019 06:42:40 Millions of people have been displaced across India, Nepal and Bangladesh after monsoon rains triggered flash floods and landslides over the past week. Monsoon rains have triggered widespread flooding and landslides across …
  • LG for import duty exemption on open cell television panels 14 Jul 2019 08:32 New Delhi, Jul 14 () South Korea's LG Electronics has sought customs duty exemption on imports of open cell television panels, which will also help domestic manufacturers to be more competitive, said a company official. At present, imported open cell …
  • View: Newsprint duty will hurt our democracy 14 Jul 2019 06:02 By Aakar Patel “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter,” said Thomas Jefferson, adding that “every man should receive those …
  • Shivin Narang- Mumbai embraced me with open arms the moment I set foot in the city s of India 14 Jul 2019 00:26 In today’s times, when social media plays a huge role in the lives of celebrities, actor Shivin Narang thinks differently; for him, it continues to be a space that is very personal. Clearly, he doesn’t subscribe to the herd mentality and would rather set …
  • Chandrayaan- 2 launch: Here's how to watch India's Moon mission [Live stream link] 13 Jul 2019 16:00 ISRO is set to make history again with the launch of the Chandrayaan-2Twitter/ISRO ISRO is set to make history again with the launch of the Chandrayaan-2 on Monday, July 15. India's second lunar mission will land on a completely unexplored part of …
  • India to conquer the Moon with a low-cost space mission 13 Jul 2019 13:35 The launch of the Chandrayaan-2 probe is set for 15 July from the base of Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. The mission will look for signs of water and fossil remains of the early solar system. The total cost is US$ 140 million. China spent US$ 8.4 billion in …
  • This day that year: Sourav Ganguly takes off shirt at Lord’s balcony after India win thrilling NetWest final 13 Jul 2019 10:29 Sachin Tendulkar tries to give himself a lot of width and smash one through the covers. Instead, he gets castled by left-arm spinner Ashley Giles. India are reduced to 145 for 6. They have lost their biggest match winner in Tendulkar for 14 in a mammoth …
  • World Cup radio feed falls silent as cheques bounced 13 Jul 2019 08:04 International Cricket Council (ICC), the game’s global governing body, finds itself in the middle of a mess, thanks to the way it has handled its official radio rights for the World Cup. The production of the world feed has stopped due to a series of non- …
  • Naina Gade displays the beauty and style of India to the world 13 Jul 2019 07:02 Television producer Naina Gade has been behind some of the most intriguing and entertaining shows about India. Naina Gade has spent a fair amount of her career as a producer and writer behind TV productions which illuminate this very idea. Sometimes …
  • India prepares for moon landing 13 Jul 2019 04:47 India is preparing to land a rover near the unexplored south pole. India’s Space Research Organization plans to launch a spacecraft using home-grown technology on Monday. The spacecraft is expected to moon land September 6 or 7. This is a few steps forward …
  • At Kargil post, only animals are welcome from across the LoC 13 Jul 2019 00:29 LINE OF CONTROL: The nearest Pakistani post is less than a kilometre away. Indian Army soldiers guarding the LoC on this mountain ridge, 15,000 feet above sea level, are alert to every movement on the other side. No one is welcome from that side. Except …
  • Meet 19-year-old actress Rupali Garg who is riding high on television and internet 12 Jul 2019 22:36 Rupali GargPR Handout We all have heard the phrase "Age is just a number", and that is honestly true because there are so many youngsters who are ruling in their fields because of their talent and hard work. Rupali Garg is one of the living …
  • Tree shaped into art at Greencastle home 18 Jul 2019 20:25 GREENCASTLE — What some would consider an eyesore in the backyard has been turned into a work of art at a Greencastle residence. Lanny Carbaugh and his wife Mary Jane had a tree in the yard of their Oak Lane home taken down nearly five years ago with …
  • Out on the Town: D.C. arts and entertainment highlights — July 18-24 18 Jul 2019 19:06 Spider-Man: Far From Home APOLLO 11 The American Film Institute offers a screening of Todd Douglas Miller’s new documentary celebrating the 50th anniversary of NASA’s most celebrated mission, which took humankind to the moon. Crafted from a newly …
  • Vedic Maths now solution to Maths phobia 16 Jul 2019 12:16 While Mathematics is a major cause of fear psychosis for many students at that time Hrithik Roshan starrer SUPER 30 is creating a major wave in the movies showcasing how success in mathematics can help to be successful and now Gaurav Tekriwal is making …
  • Naina Gade displays the beauty and style of India to the world 13 Jul 2019 07:02 Television producer Naina Gade has been behind some of the most intriguing and entertaining shows about India. Naina Gade has spent a fair amount of her career as a producer and writer behind TV productions which illuminate this very idea. Sometimes …
  • Madras High Court Suspends Vaiko's One-Year Sentence In Sedition Case 18 Jul 2019 20:07 MDMK chief Vaiko submitted that the trial court rested its conclusion on inadmissible evidence. Chennai: In a major relief to MDMK chief Vaiko, the Madras High Court suspended the one-year sentence awarded to him by a lower court in a 2009 sedition case on …
  • Arcade Food Theatre at Centre Point: Inside Europe's biggest food hall 18 Jul 2019 19:40 Arcade Food Theatre is here for the drama. The programme notes alone look good enough to eat. It’s a Tottenham Court Road site-specific production beneath the Grade-II listed Centre Point tower starring an opening cast of: Tóu, an Insta-delectable katsu …
  • The Open 2019: first round – as it happened 18 Jul 2019 19:37 3.21pm EDT 15:21 It’s nearly 14 hours since Darren Clarke hit the first shot of the 2019 Open, so this HBH report must come to a close. A couple of very late starters are still out there; should they make any move we’ll update the leaderboard below …
  • Out on the Town: D.C. arts and entertainment highlights — July 18-24 18 Jul 2019 19:06 Spider-Man: Far From Home APOLLO 11 The American Film Institute offers a screening of Todd Douglas Miller’s new documentary celebrating the 50th anniversary of NASA’s most celebrated mission, which took humankind to the moon. Crafted from a newly …
  • Decide On Sexual Harassment Complaint Within 8 Weeks: Court To IIT Delhi 18 Jul 2019 18:46 A woman made a complaint of sexual harassment against a professor at IIT Delhi. (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the Disciplinary Authority of IIT Delhi to decide within eight weeks on a complaint of sexual harassment against …
  • David Attenbrough and the Queen named as the nation's most admired figures in new poll 18 Jul 2019 18:26 David Attenborough and the Queen remain the British public's most admired figures, according to new YouGov figures . The polling company's annual series has revealed that the UK’s most admired lists remain much the same as in last year's …
  • Meghan McCain slams Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner for not denouncing President's 'racist' remarks 18 Jul 2019 18:25 The ladies of The View came together on Friday in denouncing President Trump after his supporters chanted his xenophobic remarks from earlier in this week at a campaign rally in North Carolina. It was the lone Republican on the panel who was the most vocal …
  • Delhi police files chargesheet in Tiwari’s son murder case 18 Jul 2019 18:09 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Delhi Police on Thursday filed a chargesheet against Apoorva Shukla, who was arrested for allegedly murdering her husband Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, son of former Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand chief minister N.D. Tiwari. A 518-page …
  • Kerala On Red Alert For Next 5 Days, 'Extremely Heavy' Rainfall Expected 18 Jul 2019 17:54 The southwest monsoon hit the coast of Kerala on June 8. (File photo) New Delhi: Kerala has been on red alert from today onwards, extended till Monday amid the possibility of extremely heavy rainfall, the Indian Meteorological Department said. The …
  • Motorman In Maharashtra Stops Train Midway To Urinate On Track 18 Jul 2019 16:31 The incident has prompted demand for toilets in cabins of motormen and guards. Mumbai: The video of a local motorman in Maharashtra, stopping a train to urinate on the tracks has gone viral on social media, prompting demands to install toilets in cabins of …
  • Netflix is losing beloved shows, subscribers, and confidence - The Verge 18 Jul 2019 16:29 Netflix reported earnings on Wednesday night, and the results were disastrous. The company saw its first major loss in US subscribers last quarter, and a mere 2.7 million paid customers added globally, nearly half of what was forecast. Stocks dropped by …
  • Bigg Boss Tamil contestant Meera Mithun gets anticipatory bail in cheating case 18 Jul 2019 16:03 By PTI CHENNAI: The Madras High Court Thursday granted anticipatory bail to film actress Meera Mithun, a contestant in the ongoing TV reality show Big Boss-3 Tamil, in a cheating case filed against her. Allowing her petition, Justice G K Ilanthireyan …
  • How Race Car Driver Sheena Monk Is Using Wellness to Prepare for Her Next Big Race 18 Jul 2019 15:12 Uncategorized After a scary crash in 2018, professional race car driver Sheena Monk is focusing on training and nutrition to prepare for her next race. Get wellness tips, workout trends, healthy eating, and more delivered right to your inbox with our Be …
  • Switching on 5G is easy in India, but better speeds need 100MHz bandwidth: Ericsson 18 Jul 2019 13:58 5G will open up additional revenues of about billion by 2027, out of which approximately billion will go through operators. (Image credit: Bloomberg) For Telecom major Ericsson switching on 5G services will be as easy as activating the service in areas …
  • Akshay Kumar on Mission Mangal: I have done 150 films, but this is one of my best 18 Jul 2019 13:21 Akshay Kumar is extremely proud of Jagan Shakti's Mission Mangal, as it celebrates the Indian Space Research Organization scientists who made the country's maiden interplanetary mission, Mars Orbiter Mission, successful. Mission Mangal is one of …
  • Netflix woos Indians to pay for content, faces fight from cheaper rivals 18 Jul 2019 13:01 Netflix Inc., whose shares took a massive hit after reporting the worst drop in U.S. users since 2011, is looking for new subscriber growth in India, a rapidly expanding streaming market. Trouble is, so are a raft of ambitious local players with cut-rate …
  • Manish Pandey eyes India comeback with performances in A series 18 Jul 2019 12:59 Image Source : GETTY IMAGES India A captain Manish Pandey spoke on his aim to make a comeback to the senior cricket team. The tour to West Indies next month might be a fruitful opportunity for the BCCI to experiment with India’s bench strength. Manish …
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan’s fat paycheque for Dance India Dance 7 will leave you surprised 18 Jul 2019 12:43 Image Source : INSTAGRAM Kareena Kapoor Khan’s fat paycheque for Dance India Dance 7 will leave you surprised Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan added the glam quotient to the popular reality show Dance India Dance season 7 when she appeared as a judge. …
  • KS Kohli, Hotelier Who Introduced Butter Chicken To Mumbai, Dies At 85 18 Jul 2019 12:34 Kulwant Singh Kohli was appointed Sheriff for one term in 1998. Mumbai: Former Sheriff of Mumbai, Kulwant Singh Kohli, the legendary hotelier who introduced 'butter chicken' to Mumbaikars in the 1960s and patriarch of the Pritam Group of Hotels, …
  • Decision To Abort Chandrayaan-2 Wasn't Taken By ISRO Chairman 18 Jul 2019 12:16 Patience pays at ISRO. Hundreds of scientists spent the last three days burning the midnight oil and working in teams from cities like Thiruvananthapuram, Bengaluru and Ahmedabad, with the Prime Minister's Office keeping an eye on the progress. After …
  • US Company Asked To Pay $58,000 To 2 Employees For H1-B Violations 18 Jul 2019 12:08 The H-1B visas are the most sought-after among Indian IT professionals. (Representational) Washington: A US company has been asked to pay $58,815 to two of its employees after a federal investigation found it guilty of violating the H-1B guidelines, amidst …
  • Vodafone Gets Regulatory Clearance In Europe For Liberty Global Deal 18 Jul 2019 12:07 July 1 (Reuters) - Liberty Global PLC ::LIBERTY GLOBAL PLC - ON JUNE 25, UNIT ENTERED INTO A PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH, AMONG OTHERS, CITIGROUP GLOBAL MARKETS INC.LIBERTY GLOBAL PLC-UNIT AGREED TO SELL $600.0 MILLION AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF 5.50% …
  • This Eco-Friendly Parking Idea Has Anand Mahindra's Nod Of Approval 18 Jul 2019 11:57 Anand Mahindra praised the idea of a water tank converted into a parking space. After promising to "banish" plastic water bottles in the boardroom, Anand Mahindra has given one of his famous Twitter shout-outs to another innovative idea for …
  • Kulbhushan to remain in Pakistan: Anwar Mansoor Khan 18 Jul 2019 11:28 by INP , (Last Updated 9 seconds ago) LAHORE: Attorney General of Pakistan Anwar Mansoor Khan on Thursday said Pakistan has proved Indian involvement in terrorist activities inside Pakistan. The International Court of Justice (ICJ), in its verdict in …
  • Leverage: A Love Story 18 Jul 2019 11:00 Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Manish Aurora as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to SA Essential. Click here …
  • Investor, social media queen, UN ambassador: How... 18 Jul 2019 10:40 A global star, singer, former Miss World, and often touted as Bollywood’s most successful crossover to Hollywood, it’s difficult to label Priyanka Chopra. The desi girl from Bareilly has gone on to be not just a bonafide Bollywood diva, but also an …
  • Razzaq under fire after controversial remarks 18 Jul 2019 10:22 Former Pakistan all-rounder made some bold comments during a TV show News Desk in Karachi 18 July, 2019 Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq is under fire for making some bold comments during a local television show. According to details, Razzaq is …
  • Netflix confirms a cheaper subscription tier - just not for the UK 18 Jul 2019 10:14 The cheaper Netflix plan will only be accessible on a smartphone (Olly Curtis/Future Publishing via Getty Images)Netflix has confirmed that it will create an even cheaper subscription plan that’s designed to be used only on a smartphone. Unfortunately …
  • Red Alert In Kerala As Incessant Rains Hit Several Parts Of The State 18 Jul 2019 10:10 New Delhi: Heavy rains continued to lash parts of Kerala on Thursday and the Indian Met Department has forecast heavy to very heavy rains in the state. According to the Skymet, a private weather forecasting agency, the intensity of rains will peak between …
  • Former chief selectors want someone to speak with Dhoni about his future 18 Jul 2019 10:02 India lost in the semi-final of the World Cup to New Zealand. While every Indian fan around the globe had hoped that Virat Kohli would hold the trophy at Lord's, fate clearly had other plans. Now, the Indian players are on a break but very soon, they …
  • Australian boy, 13, finds message in a letter dropped in the ocean by a British teenager 50 years 18 Jul 2019 08:50 An Australian boy who found a message in a bottle while fishing with his father on a secluded beach has found the British man who wrote the note 50 years ago. Paul Gilmore, then 13, was with his family on board the cruise ship TSS Fairstar from …
  • Netflix to launch cheaper mobile-only plan 18 Jul 2019 08:16 The company began testing the mobile-only subscription service in few countries in March. American video streaming giant Netflix has reportedly confirmed it would unveil a mobile-only subscription plan for India during the third quarter of 2019 and that it …
  • Netflix to launch cheaper mobile-only plan in India 18 Jul 2019 07:49 San Francisco, July 18 (IANS) American video streaming giant Netflix has reportedly confirmed it would unveil a mobile-only subscription plan for India during the third quarter of 2019 and that it would be priced lower than its existing plans. In a letter …
  • Netflix to roll out cheaper mobile-screen plans in India 18 Jul 2019 07:01 New Delhi, Jul 18 () Video streaming company Netflix will roll out a cheaper mobile-only plan in India as it looks to woo viewers amid growing competition from Amazon Prime Videos and other local players. The premium content platform also believes that …
  • I deserve a chance in the Indian team, hope to make performance for India A count: Shreyas Iyer 18 Jul 2019 06:33 Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Shreyas Iyer is currently a part of India A 's tour to the West Indies and played a match-winning knock in the opening game of the limited-overs series. Shreyas Iyer is long touted for the number 4 spot in the Indian cricket …
  • French among those honoured at the great banquet of 1875 18 Jul 2019 06:18 Growing up on Indian Creek Road West, as I have told you in previous columns, was an exercise in territorialism. Kids from our end of the street were, in my estimation, articulate and bound to accomplish great accomplishments, while kids from the west end …
  • Kulbhushan Jadhav's friends celebrate ‘victory of truth’ after ICJ verdict 18 Jul 2019 06:10 Express News Service MUMBAI:  “This is the victory of truth. We were hoping for a verdict in Kulbhushan’s favour and it has come. This is celebration time for us,” said one of the friends of Kulbhushan Jadhav from Parel, who had organised prayers for him …
  • From the editor's desk: The power of sport 18 Jul 2019 06:08 Watch the Wimbledon final, then tell me books are more important than sport . Roger Federer makes me believe in the future. Djokovic too. And the entire England and New Zealand cricket teams. Total tennis collided on our screens with captivating World Cup …
  • 'Someone must speak to Dhoni about his plans' 18 Jul 2019 05:26 MUMBAI: India’s campaign in the World Cup ended with a semifinal defeat to New Zealand in Manchester last week. For close to two months, fans across the globe were hoping that Virat Kohli would be the man holding aloft the trophy at Lord’s, but fate …
  • How the Kulbhushan Jadhav ICJ verdict could change India-Pakistan relations forever 18 Jul 2019 05:24 Even a soft verdict could inflame India-Pakistan tensions by aggrieving hardliners on both sides. 17-07-2019 MICHAEL [email protected] Just when India-Pakistan tensions appeared to be easing a bit after a successful round of talks on the Kartarpur …
  • GREATEST FESTIVAL OF CRICKET 18 Jul 2019 05:24 F R Chowdhury 17 July 2019 CWC19 (Cricket World Cup-2019) started with a match between the host nation England and South Africa in the Oval on 30th May. 2019. The opening ceremony took place in front of the Buckingham Palace the day before the first game. …
  • Finally, companies wake up to a million Indias 18 Jul 2019 05:21 Punjab likes tea with extra milk, so Hindustan Unilever (HUL) sells stronger blends in the state. The brand names are the same, the packaging is pan-Indian, but the tea itself changes from region to region. Welcome to the era of ‘micro-markets’ where one …
  • Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) CEO Wilmot Hastings on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 18 Jul 2019 05:00 Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Q2 2019 Earnings Conference Call July 17, 2019 6:00 PM ET Company Participants Wilmot Hastings - Co-Founder, Chairman, President & CEO Spencer Neumann - CFO Gregory Peters - Chief Product Officer Theodore Sarandos - Chief …
  • Michael Chopra's frustration at Newcastle's situation, the takeover and his advice for Sean Longstaff 18 Jul 2019 04:53 Newcastle United's summer transfer window has been nothing short of disastrous. Until yesterday, they have spent the entire of July without a manager, have lost their two top scorers from last season, and are the only team in the Premier League yet to …
  • Iraqi Man Robbed Of $30,000 By Men Claiming To Be Cops In Noida: Police 18 Jul 2019 04:14 Faris Sabeeb Talab, 38, had come to the hospital for a relative's liver transplant Noida: An Iraqi man, who came to India on Wednesday for treatment of a relative at a hospital in Noida, was robbed of $30,000 this evening, police said. The robbery …
  • ICJ affirms Kulbhushan Jadhav's right to consular access: What this means for Pakistan, and India 18 Jul 2019 04:09 Image Source : INDIA TV The ICJ ruled in favour of India on merits, saying Pakistan breached obligations under the Vienna Convention by not informing Jadhav of his rights. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday, bit-by-bit and sentence-by- …
  • Sports broadcasters in India face government challenge 18 Jul 2019 04:06 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Private sports broadcasters in India are headed towards an uncertain future thanks to the governmental pressure due to which they are mandated to share sporting events of national importance with Prasar Bharati. This isn’t all. …
  • Netflix to announce cheaper mobile-only plan in India 18 Jul 2019 04:04 Netflix’s announcement was part of its quarterly results, in which it reported lower-than-expected subscriber additions. Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it would roll out a lower-priced mobile-only plan in India, tapping into a price-sensitive market where …
  • ICJ verdict: DG ISPR congratulates Foreign Office, legal team 18 Jul 2019 03:05 ICJ verdict: DG ISPR congratulates Foreign Office, legal team RAWALPINDI: Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Maj-Gen Asif Ghafoor has said the ICJ verdict in Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav case is great victory for Pakistan, the Radio …
  • In Mumbai, Kulbhushan Jadhav’s family: Till he does not return from Pakistan, fear remains 18 Jul 2019 01:20 Friends of Kulbhushan Jadhav celebrate after the verdict in the case in Mumbai on Wednesday. (Express photo by Prashant Nadkar) KULBHUSHAN JADHAV’S uncle struck a cautionary note even as his friends began celebrations in the NM Joshi area in central Mumbai …
  • Kulbhushan Jadhav’s village erupts in joy 18 Jul 2019 00:51 Residents of a small village in the western Maharashtra district of Satara on July 17 celebrated as the International Court of Justice (ICJ) stayed the death sentence awarded to local lad Kulbhushan Jadhav by a Pakistan court. There were cheers of joy and …
  • Don't let 6-years-olds become TV vamps, cautions Disney 18 Jul 2019 00:48 Disney India's new 35-seconder ad to promote its 'Kids Pack' mesmerised experts. Broadcast conglomerate, Disney India, rolled out a new commercial which, according to KV Sridhar (Pops), founder and chief creative officer, HyperCollective, will …
  • I’ve realised it is okay to fail, I take things in my stride now: Sanju Samson 17 Jul 2019 23:05 Sanju Samson. (Source: BCCI/File) There is a story about Sanju Samson that provides an insight into his mindset. Dale Steyn was the gun bowler for Royal Challengers Bangalore and Samson, playing for Rajasthan Royals at No.3, would need some advice on …
  • Netflix to Launch Lower-Priced Mobile-Only Plan in India 17 Jul 2019 22:43 Photo: Valentin Wolf/imageBROKER/REX/Shutterstock Photo: Valentin Wolf/imageBROKER/REX/Shutterstock Photo: Valentin Wolf/imageBROKER/REX/Shutterstock Netflix to Launch Lower-Priced Mobile-Only Plan in India Following …
  • ICJ Orders Pakistan To Review Jadhav's Death Sentence   17 Jul 2019 22:31 THE HAGUE / NEW DELHI — The International Court of Justice(ICJ) Wednesday ordered Pakistan to make an "effective review and reconsideration" of the conviction and death sentence of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav and also grant consular …
  • 'Happy to be naked' Julia Bradbury explains her kids' reaction to her nude photo 17 Jul 2019 22:06 She turns 49 in a few days, but Julia Bradbury barely flinches at the thought. It is five years since the presenter left Countryfile, the show that cemented her as a national favourite, and she is the middle of another successful TV year. She’s also a …
  • Netflix to roll out cheaper mobile-only plan in India 17 Jul 2019 21:54 July 17 (Reuters) - Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it would roll out a lower-priced mobile-only plan in India, tapping into a price-sensitive market where data consumption on smartphones is surging. The video streaming pioneer said in March that it was …
  • Asian entertainment industries grappling with its MeToo movement 17 Jul 2019 20:08 When Wu Ke-xi was looking for a frightening plot line for her latest film, she didn’t need to look further than her own industry. The Taiwanese actress and screenwriter’s latest movie, “Nina Wu,” is the story of an actress who, in pursuit of a role that …
  • Drunk Men Kidnap Traffic Cop, Take Him On "Joyride" In Mumbai: Police 17 Jul 2019 19:38 The incident took place on Tuesday in Eastern Mumbai's Chembur. (Representational) Mumbai: Three men in inebriated state 'kidnapped' an on-duty traffic policeman and took him on a "joyride" before being arrested, police said here on …
  • India Wants to Replace Its Russian Air-to-Air Missiles with Israeli Missiles 17 Jul 2019 19:06 I-Derby-ER missile will replace Russian R-77 in the Indian Air Force fleet. New Delhi:  In two years from now, the Indian Air Force's frontline Sukhoi-30 fighters may be re-armed with Israeli Derby air-to-air missiles after the jet's Russian-made R …
  • Former Pakistan cricketer Abdul Razzaq reveals he had several extramarital affairs 17 Jul 2019 18:25 Abdul Razzaq was a guest in a TV show in Pakistan where he made this statement. (File) Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq is hitting the headlines for quite some time now. During the recently concluded World Cup 2019, Razzaq had said that he would …
  • Indian TV talk shows twist news into a pretzel 17 Jul 2019 17:42 Recently, a talk show on a religious figure turned into a slapping match between two participants and deteriorated alarmingly. Perhaps the most dangerous development in India is the advent of aggressive television. With over 5,000 channels vying for the …
  • Now Starring In Children's Cartoons: Authentic Indigenous Characters 17 Jul 2019 17:34 For decades, animated children's stories included negative stereotypes of Indigenous people. There was Disney's Pocahontas, which presented the daughter of a Powhatan chief in a romantic love story with Captain John Smith. Crystal Echo Hawk, CEO of …
  • Greek-American Longe Performing at Queens Youth Music Festival 17 Jul 2019 17:34 Longe with some of his dancers, left to right, Alana Scandiffio, Bella Ameiorsano, Jess Frielingsdorf, and Erica Hines. Photo by Lexi Brown NEW YORK – Greek-American Longe (Angelo David Paleologos) is a 17-year-old singer/songwriter and keyboard player …
  • Here are 10 myths about food you won't find in any biased PR survey 17 Jul 2019 17:28 Opinion PUBLISHED: 18:04 17 July 2019 | UPDATED: 18:04 17 July 2019 Andy Newman It's a myth you can't eat healthy without spending lots of money, says Andy Newman. Norwich Market, for example, has foods from around the world at competitive prices. …
  • Flagler teen going to world ninja competition 17 Jul 2019 17:20 Justin Gilliam, 13, of Palm Coast will compete this month in an international ninja warrior competition. PALM COAST — Justin Gilliam has always enjoyed swinging from the iron bars of park fitness equipment. Now what began as a common childhood pastime has …
  • Former Pakistan cricketer Abdul Razzaq reveals he has had 5 to 6 extramarital affairs 17 Jul 2019 17:10 Abdul Razzaq was a guest in a TV show in Pakistan where he made this statement. Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq is hitting the headlines for quite some time now. A few days back Razzaq had said that he would like to coach Hardik Pandya to make him …
  • The Windy City International Film Festival wants to introduce Chicago moviemakers to the world 17 Jul 2019 17:08 The Windy City International Film Festival (WCFF) returns this Friday to the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater in Lincoln Park. Now in its third year, the festival will feature 84 short films, four TV pilots, three feature films, and a program of staged …
  • Digital shows have broken the star system: Goldie Behl 17 Jul 2019 17:06 Goldie Behl’s ZEE5 series RejctX premieres on July 25. (Photo: Goldie Behl/Instagram) Filmmaker Goldie Behl is making his digital debut with ZEE5’s RejctX and he believes the format has broken the star system as the focus is more on good content. The …
  • Pakistan's lies called out at ICJ: Kulbhushan Jadhav sentence stayed in 15:1 verdict 17 Jul 2019 16:43 Image Source : INDIA TV Pakistan claims that its security forces arrested Jadhav from restive Balochistan province on March 3, 2016 after he reportedly entered from Iran. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has, in the case relating to Indian national …
  • Archie Panjabi: ‘Not getting on EastEnders didn’t turn out too badly’ 17 Jul 2019 16:40 It says a lot about British actor Archie Panjabi that the best piece of advice she says she ever received was when an Indian agent told her that an Indian woman would never make it in Hollywood. It’s a story that would leave most of us shaking our heads at …
  • Pak Must Review Kulbhushan Jadhav's Death Sentence, Says World Court ICJ: 10 Points 17 Jul 2019 16:20 Kulbhushan Jadhav, 49, was arrested by Pakistan in March 2016 and accused of "espionage" (File) New Delhi:  Kulbhushan Jadhav, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled today in a big win for India. Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence …
  • Indian family in UAE wants your help finding... 17 Jul 2019 15:49 The Sharjah Police have launched a city-wide hunt for the boy. Indian father of four Mohammad Aftab Alam clutched a printout of his 15-year-old son Mohammed Perwez's picture in his left hand, and a misbaha (Islamic prayer beads) in his right. The …
  • Woah! Is Kareena Kapoor getting Rs 3 crore per episode for Dance India Dance 7? Details inside 17 Jul 2019 15:31 Kareena Kapoor KhanKareena Kapoor Khan fan page Instagram After rumours of Salman Khan charging a humongous Rs 31 crore per weekend, the fee Kareena Kapoor Khan is charging for Dance India Dance season 7 will probably give you a heart attack. Kareena …
  • Liz Cheney goes all-in on Trump's racism: Meet the future of the Republican Party 17 Jul 2019 14:22 It's become conventional wisdom among the punditocracy that former South Carolina governor and UN ambassador Nikki Haley is on track to be the first woman Republican presidential nominee. She's one of the few members of the Trump administration to …
  • When Dhoni showed dedication in getting a tempor... 17 Jul 2019 13:53 It's common knowledge that Indian wicket-keeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni doesn't have a tattoo on his body. Not because the former captain does not believe in getting inked but because he is afraid of needles - whether it's in the hands of a doctor …
  • Man Carrying 3 Bullets At Delhi Airport Arrested 17 Jul 2019 13:08 A total of three bullets were recovered from the passenger's bag. (Representational) New Delhi: A man has been arrested at the Delhi airport for allegedly carrying three bullets in his hand baggage, a senior official said on Wednesday.  Deven Kathuria, …
  • National News Asian entertainment industries grappling with #MeToo issues 17 Jul 2019 12:51 AP Photo Transref: TKMY402 (MeToo_Asia_65914) AP Photo Transref: TKMY404 (MeToo_Asia_87728) AP Photo Transref: TKMY403 (MeToo_Asia_55808) AP Photo Transref: TKMY405 (MeToo_Asia_96385) AP Photo Transref: TKMY406 (MeToo_Asia_52242) AP Photo Transref: TKMY401 …
  • UK's Eye On Indian Subcontinent Flights As It Tracks Forced Marriages 17 Jul 2019 12:42 A family was asked questions about forced marriage by officials after landing at Heathrow Airport London: With summer holidays beginning in Britain this week, officials are redoubling efforts at the border to stop young people being dragged into forced …
  • Man molests 10-year-old girl after maid lets him into Dubai villa 17 Jul 2019 11:59 The electrician has also been charged with trespass. An Indian electrician went on trial on Wednesday at the Dubai Court of First Instance on multiple charges, including molesting a 10-year-old French girl. According to public prosecution records, the 43- …
  • Hafiz Saeed: From professor to the face of terror 17 Jul 2019 11:45 Hafiz -- a title bestowed upon people who know the Quran by heart -- was born to a conservative family in Pakistan Punjab in 1950. Islamabad/Mumbai: The chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawa and co-founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba Hafiz Muhammad Saeed was arrested on …
  • Hina Khan furious over comparisons with Shivangi Joshi. Here's what she tweeted 17 Jul 2019 11:35 Latest Tv News, Hina Khan is an Indian television and film actress. Hina Khan blasts at a portal for drawing comparisons between her and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actress Shivangi Joshi    Television actress Hina Khan is all set to make her Bollywood …
  • Vertical vs Horizontal format - how does it affect ad filmmaking? 17 Jul 2019 11:26 Engaging a consumer with vertical ads has more to do with the quality of the creative than the consumer's attention span - four ad-filmmakers tell us. A consumer is likely to be using their phone for extended periods when he/she is consuming long …
  • How Much Did Kapil Dev's India National Cricket Team Earn In 1983? 17 Jul 2019 10:46 Cricket is a commercial sport once when you make it as your profession, with lots of money packed within it. Nowadays, players earn a lot of money due to a lot of aspects ranging from the Indian Premier League to advertisements. Well, but do you know how …
  • Timeline Of Kulbhushan Jadhav Case: World Court (ICJ) Verdict Today 17 Jul 2019 10:25 Kulbhushan Jadhav was "arrested' by Pakistan on charges of spying New Delhi:  India's appeal against the death sentence handed to former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan will be decided at 6.30 pm IST by the International Court of …
  • England’s Cricket World Cup Feelgood Factor Must Face TV And Tebbit Tests 17 Jul 2019 10:16 Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid of England parade the trophy after the Final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 against New Zealand at Lord's Cricket Ground on July 14, 2019 in London, England. Getty ImagesThe euphoria of England’s exhilarating Cricket World …
  • Kulbhushan Jadhav: 5 Facts On The Indian On Death Row In Pakistan 17 Jul 2019 10:12 Kulbhushan Jadhav was "arrested' by Pakistan on charges of spying India's appeal against the death sentence handed to former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan will be decided at 6.30 pm IST by the International Court of Justice in The …
  • Nandish Sandhu: Going de-glamorous for 'Super 30' was a bold decision by Hrithik Roshan 17 Jul 2019 09:40 From TV to Bollywood, Nandish Sandhu has come a long way into the industry. His debut film 'Super 30' alongside Hrithik Roshan is making the right noise and is receiving praises from all over the nation. In an exclusive talk with Nandish, he spoke …
  • ‘It was intimidating’: Poorna Jagannathan on Big Little Lies season 2 17 Jul 2019 07:38 It is a great time to be Poorna Jagannathan. The Los Angeles-based actor, who Indian audiences remember for her role as Menaka in the 2011 comedy Delhi Belly, is now part of the second season of HBO’s Big Little Lies. She plays Katie Richmond, a lawyer …
  • Share market update: PSU Bank shares rise; Indian Bank up 1% 17 Jul 2019 06:24 NEW DELHI: Shares of PSU banks were trading in the positive zone in Wednesday's morning session. Shares of Indian Bank (up 1.01 per cent) , State Bank of India (up 0.95 per cent) , Canara Bank (up 0.63 per cent) and Oriental Bank of Commerce (up 0.58 …
  • Xiaomi takes the lead as Indian smart TV market share rises to 39% 17 Jul 2019 05:48 Chinese technology company Xiaomi has acquired 39% of the smart TV market share in India, beating its competitors by a considerable margin. Huawei has taken 39% of the Indian smart TV market share for the first three months of 2019, which is almost equal …
  • Prices of cardamom, Queen of Spices, soar as wild weather wipes Indian production 17 Jul 2019 04:25 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Every year, tens of millions of Hindus flock to the Venkateswara Temple in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to pay tribute to site's patron deity and pick up some of its famous sweets, the legendary "Tirupati laddu …
  • Booming Digital Lifts Eros Indian Film Distribution Giant 16 Jul 2019 10:15 Photo: Courtesy Of Indian Film Festival Of Los Angeles Photo: Courtesy Of Indian Film Festival Of Los Angeles Photo: Courtesy Of Indian Film Festival Of Los Angeles Booming Digital Lifts Eros Indian Film Distribution Giant Eros International, India’s …
  • Oneida Indian Nation and Caesars Entertainment to Unveil... 15 Jul 2019 20:24 Oneida Indian Nation and Caesars Entertainment to Unveil “The Lounge with Caesars Sports” During Grand Opening Celebration on August 1 Branding and marketing alliance brings sports betting game day excitement to Turning Stone Resort Casino and Point Place …
  • Cricket World Cup 2019: Guardian writers pick their highs and lows 15 Jul 2019 18:00 Best player Vic Marks Kane Williamson. With minimal support he scored the runs that took New Zealand to the final; he stayed incredibly cool when defending all those low scores. And he was so classy after the final. Andy Bull Ben Stokes, man of the match …
  • Hey TV, dim the lights! 15 Jul 2019 14:21 LG has launched television sets with built-in voice assistants to control your home. The Indian millennial is no longer a lonely creature. Like Benedict Cumberbatch who has a hunch in the MG Hector advertisement, that voice assistants are becoming more …
  • In India, 66 per cent households own TV sets 15 Jul 2019 12:20 Between 2016 and 2018, as per BARC data, 14 million households got a TV set. (Representational image) At the function to launch the distribution of free set-top boxes in Jammu and Kashmir last month, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash …
  • What’s on TV Monday: ‘Kinky Boots’ and ‘Spectre’ 15 Jul 2019 10:38 KINKY BOOTS Stream on BroadwayHD. Lola, the cabaret drag artist at the center of this smash musical, has only been absent from Broadway for a few months. (The Broadway run of the show ended in April.) But those already feeling separation anxiety can take …
  • Man Arrested For Allegedly Sending Obscene Messages To TV News Anchor 14 Jul 2019 16:54 During probe, police found that the Facebook account had been created in West Bengal. (Representational) Mumbai: A 40-year-old man from West Bengal was arrested for allegedly sending sending obscene messages to a woman anchor of a television news channel …
  • Anthea Turner's sister tells how she and her husband went from TV's golden couple to living in a car 12 Jul 2019 21:11 Two hotels will be forever etched in the memories of Nineties Minder star Gary Webster and his wife, former prime-time TV presenter Wendy Turner. The first is London's luxurious Ritz hotel, where they exchanged wedding vows before a lavish party with …