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After mesmerising fans with jaw-dropping pictures of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kriti Sanon, Kiara Advani and Alia Bhatt from his 2021 calendar, celebrity photographer Dabboo Ratnani has unveiled Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's shot, and we are absolutely in awe of it....
Suhana Khan is Shah Rukh Khan's princess and her taste for all things luxe explains it...
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's photo in Dabboo Ratnani's 2021 calendar looks worth the wait....
The Maharashtra government on Monday announced new guidelines for easing of lockdown curbs in those districts where the Covid-19 positivity rate is low....
The Maharashtra government today relaxed the restrictions put in place to stem the spike in Covid cases, allowing malls, gymnasiums and salons to open up....
A decision regarding curbing the currently imposed restrictions in Mumbai, Mumbai Suburban and Thane districts will be taken by the respective disaster management authorities for the districts, announced the government. ...
The Maharashtra government on Monday announced new guidelines for easing of lockdown curbs in those districts where the Covid-19 positivity rate is low....
The apex trader’s body in Pune has demanded the government of Maharashtra to relax Covid-19 restrictions in the city....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday renewed his attack on the opposition, once again accusing it of not allowing the Parliament's monsoon session to function....
“This is an insult to Parliament, people, constitution and Democracy,” PM was quoted as saying over the opposition’s disruptions....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again attacked the Opposition for stalling Parliament and asked his MPs to ensure proceedings continue with maximum attendance in the Houses....
The high from the Tokyo Olympics for the country will also reflect in the Narendra Modi government’s grand plans for a “world-class online and broadcast” event in form of a ‘Fit India Quiz’ for school students across India for which registrations begin next month....
From the time he joined the Indian team in 2017, Marijne has been working to make the players mentally and physically tougher....
From the time he joined the Indian team in 2017, Marijne has been working to make the players mentally and physically tougher....
India’s story at Tokyo 2020 is about the charge of Indian women athletes, and them securing five medals out of five in this last one-and-a-half Olympics....
From the time he joined the Indian team in 2017, Marijne has been working to make the players mentally and physically tougher....
As Kamalpreet made a third throw of 63.70m, the villagers would cheer with some curious elders asking youngsters about Kamalpreet’s chances of winning a medal....
Hours after PV Sindhu clinched the bronze medal for badminton at the Tokyo Olympics, Indians across the world are hoping for another medal, this time from the Indian women's hockey team....
Indian men’s hockey team will be facing Belgium in the semifinal....
Shah Rukh Khan starred as Indian women's hockey team coach Kabir Khan in 2007 drama Chak De! India. The Shimit Amin-directed film followed an underdog Indian team's historic win at the Olympics....
On Twitter, Dutchman Sjoerd Marijne tweeted a picture of himself with the team, melting hearts with this apology to his family back home - "Sorry family, I coming again later"...
The Kerala Assembly on Monday congratulated badminton star P V Sindhu for winning a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics....
The epic drama will be based on author J R R Tolkien’s fabled Second Age of Middle-earth’s history...
Amazon Studios released the first look of The Lord of the Rings series along with the premiere date announcement. The team had wrapped filming on the first season of the show on Monday in New Zealand....
Amazon is bringing to TV the mega budget adaptation of Lord of the Rings film series which is based on the works of JRR Tolkien....
Shibani Dandekar opens up about her relationship with actor Farhan Akhtar and her support of Rhea Chakraborty at the height of controversy surrounding the death of Sushant Singh Rajput....
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty was spotted on Monday helping a man in a wheelchair....
Over five dozen prisoners have been removed from the jail along with its staff members, and the empty inundated jail is now locked....
More than two lakh people have been rescued and moved to shelter homes as multiple houses lay damaged in six districts of West Bengal, where water released from Damodar Valley Corporation dams, followed by heavy rain last week, has inundated streets and hamlets....
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is all set to lead another meeting of opposition leaders this morning amid disruptions and protests in parliament over the Pegasus snooping row, the handling of the pandemic, farmers' agitation, among other issues....
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is all set to lead another meeting of opposition leaders this morning amid disruptions and protests in parliament over the Pegasus snooping row, the handling of the pandemic, farmers' agitation, among other issues....
Amid the ongoing deadlock in the Parliament, 14 opposition parties will meet on Tuesday before the start of the session to decide on the option of a ‘mock parliament’ outside....
With the government not agreeing to a debate on Pegasus, the Opposition signalled that it was hardening its position and is drawing up plans to step up its offensive against the government....
This comes at a time when the Opposition has been demanding a discussion in Parliament on the Pegasus row and its leaders have been giving adjournment notices every day....
In the middle of a deadlock and non-stop disruptions in parliament, over 14 opposition parties will meet tomorrow morning to decide on the option of a "mock parliament" outside, sources say....
As the Monsoon Session of Parliament stares at a washout due to the war of words between the Centre and the Opposition on the Pegasus snooping row, the opposition parties will meet on Tuesday at 10am under the leadership of Congress’ Rahul Gandhi....
The upcoming second birthday of Shivraj Daware, who hails from Nashik in Maharashtra, will be very special for his parents who claimed that the toddler, suffering from a rare genetic disorder, had become the first such patient from India who was given a Rs 16 crore life-saving injection by a US firm for free after winning a lucky draw....
The upcoming second birthday of Shivraj Daware will be very special for his parents who claimed that the toddler, suffering from a rare genetic disorder, had become the first such patient from India who was given a Rs 16 crore life-saving injection....
The wait of nearly 14 lakh students is over, the Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) will be declaring the class 12 results or HSC results today at 4 pm....
After days of protests by several unsuccessful students, the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) Monday announced that all the unsuccessful candidates of the Class 12 board examination were declared as passed....
“The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education will declare results of standard 12th, batch 2021 on August 3 at 4pm,” Gaikwad said....
This year, the board exams were cancelled owing to the ongoing pandemic and the results have been calculated based on a three-year assessment formula by schools...
Amid the rising number of Covid-19 cases, the focus is back on whether states are conducting enough Covid-19 tests....
Nina Singh, a 1980-batch IPS officer of Rajasthan cadre, has become the first woman in the state to rise to the Director General rank, the highest in the police force....
Covaxin supplies were disrupted in July as batches from Bharat Biotech’s new fermentation plant in Bengaluru faced some stability issues and couldn’t be used as it were rejected for supply....
The supply of Bharat Biotech's Covaxin has been slowed down because the first few batches at the company's newest facility in Bengaluru were not of the right quality, a top government adviser has said....
Hyderabad-based pharmaceutical firm Bharat Biotech on Monday announced that the World Health Organization (WHO) has awarded prequalification to its rotavirus vaccine named ROTAVAC 5D....
The Indian men's hockey team will compete for bronze medal now. ...
India vs Belgium Live Score, Hockey Semi-Final, Tokyo Olympics 2020: Belgium's Loick Luypaert scored in the opening minute as Harmanpreet Singh and Mandeep Singh scored for the Indian men’s hockey team but Alexander Hendrickx scored a hat-trick to hand them the lead as John-John Dohmen another in the last minute of their Tokyo Olympics semi-final encounter....
Tokyo Olympics 2020 Games Day 11 Live Updates: Javelin thrower Annu Rani kick starts India's day at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, however, the men's hockey team's semifinal against Belgium hog all the limelight on day 11 of the quadrennial games....
Indian men’s hockey team will be facing Belgium in the semifinal....
The country’s dream of entering the Olympics final after 41-years remained unfulfilled...
India and Belgium begin on equal footing, says V Baskaran who led India which last won gold medal in Olympics...
The southwest monsoon is not active over Maharashtra. The maximum temperature on Tuesday is expected to be 29 degrees and the recorded minimum temperature is likely to be around 22 degrees Celsius....
The national capital is likely to witness a light spell of rainfall on Tuesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said here....
Rainfall will be on the higher side of normal during August-September, the second half of monsoon season, India Meteorological Department said today....
The national capital is likely to witness heavy rain on Monday, the India Meteorological Department said. The city registered 13 mm rain in the last 24 hours and the minimum temperature was recorded at 26.1 degrees Celsius, it said....
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that heavy to very heavy rainfall will occur in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan till August 5....
The IMD has predicted reduced rainfall activity over peninsular India and adjoining east central India, Maharashtra and Gujarat during the next 3-4 days...
Congress MP Shaktisinh Gohil on Tuesday gave suspension of business notice under Rule 267 in Rajya Sabha to discuss the issue of alleged rape and killing of a minor girl in Delhi's Nangal area,...
Parliament Monsoon Session Live Updates: The Opposition has signalled that it will continue to harden its position and draw up plans to set up its offensive against the Centre....
R Madhavan is among Shilpa Shetty's Bollywood colleagues who wrote a message of support as she posted her first statement after husband Raj Kundra's arrest....
Shilpa Shetty broke her silence on the alleged pornographic film case against her husband Raj Kundra by issuing a statement on Monday....
30,549 new Covid cases and 422 deaths were reported in India in the past 24 hours, the Health Ministry said Tuesday morning - a drop of 24 per cent from the 40,134 cases reported yesterday. 16.4 lakh tests were conducted in the past 24 hours....
India reported 40,134 new cases of COVID-19 and 422 more deaths on Monday. So far, 4.24 lakh people have died due to Covid in the country while the total caseload now stands at 3.16 crore....
The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has surpassed 47....
Three months after a a former junior national wrestling champion - Sagar Dhankar - was killed in Delhi and Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar was arrested in the murder case, a 1,000-page chargesheet was submitted by police on Monday, outlining the motiv...
The chargesheet accuses Sushil of being the kingpin of this conspiracy, and alleges that he called associates from Delhi and Haryana with firearms....
Delhi Police on Monday filed a charge sheet against Olympic medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar as the main accused and 12 others in connection with the alleged murder of a former junior national wrestling champion at Chhatrasal Stadium....
The main accused in the murder case of former mayor of Bihar's Katihar was arrested from Siliguri in West Bengal, police said on Monday....
Natasha Peri, an 11-year-old Indian-American girl has been judged as one of the brightest students in the world by a top US university for her exceptional performance in the SAT and ACT standardised tests....
K Jha Washington: An Indian American girl has been declared one of the brightest students in the world by a top US university....
The bodies of two sisters were found hanging in a decomposed condition in their flat in Navi Mumbai township of Maharashtra, a police official said....
Mumbai, Aug 2: Two engineers of the Mumbai civic body and an official from the Maharashtra Dairy Development Commissioner’s office were nabbed on Monday for allegedly accepting bribes of varying amounts in separate incidents, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) said....
Manoj Bajpayee is one of the most talented actors in the business....
Sakshi Tanwar, Manoj Bajpayee and Neena Gupta starrer Dial 100 will stream from August 6 on ZEE5....
The much awaited Venom: Let There Be Carnage will be releasing later this year....
Venom, starring Tom Hardy and Riz Ahmed, had released in 2018. The movie had garnered a mixed response from the audience and critics. It remains to be seen whether the Andy Serkis directorial will outdo its predecessor....
Delhi BJP leaders and workers who can get 5,100 people to download the NaMo app will get an opportunity to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a senior party leader said on Monday....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually preside over an open debate on maritime security at the UN Security Council (UNSC) on August 9....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a UN Security Council debate on maritime security on August 9, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Monday....
With the Assam government's travel restrictions on movement to Mizoram, Tripura has become the alternate route for many trucks in the region....
The development comes after Union Home Minister Amit Shah had a telephonic discussion with both Himanta Biswa Sarma and Zoramthanga to bring about a peaceful resolution of the border differences earlier in the day....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched e-RUPI -- the government's digital payment solution meant to ensure delivery of welfare services, which, for now, will be used to push vaccination efforts....
A day after dropping Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's name from an FIR related to last week's boundary violence, Mizoram today said it was dropping the case against officials of the neighbouring state, too....
BJP MPs from the Northeast met Prime Minister Narendra Modi today and submitted a memorandum expressing disapproval of attempts by a section of politicians led by Congress for indulging in one-upmanship over Assam-Mizoram border dispute....
Leaders cutting across political parties in Ladakh have joined hands demanding restoration of full statehood for the region and rights like the ones guaranteed under Article 370 ahead of the second anniversary of the abrogation of J&K....
Assam wants a permanent peaceful solution, said the state government's spokesperson Pijush Hazarika amid border dispute with Mizoram, adding that the state will welcome Centre's solution....
"Great damage" has been caused to the people of Mizoram amid the economic blockage due to the July 26 border violence with Assam, state health minister Dr R Lalthangliana said, putting focus on Covid-19 patients and those in critical conditions....
The Mizoram government has withdrawn cases registered against Assam Police personnel in connection with the July 26 border violence that killed five policemen and a civilian, Assam government spokesperson Pijush Hazari said on Tuesday....
With the Assam government's travel restrictions on movement to Mizoram, Tripura has become the alternate route for many trucks in the region....
"Great damage" has been caused to the people of Mizoram amid the economic blockage due to the July 26 border violence with Assam, state health minister Dr R Lalthangliana said, putting focus on Covid-19 patients and those in critical conditions....
Violence broke out on the Assam-Mizoram border on July 26 over a boundary dispute. Mizoram can't survive without supplies of essentials from neighbouring states, especially Assam. It today asked the Assam government to let trucks enter the state....
The 29-year-old needed a huge effort to make it to the 12-woman final and though she improved marginally, it was nowhere close to the automatic qualification mark of 63m....
India’s story at Tokyo 2020 is about the charge of Indian women athletes, and them securing five medals out of five in this last one-and-a-half Olympics....
The United States has approved the sale of Harpoon Joint Common Test Set (JCTS) and related equipment to India for an estimated cost of $82 million....
Jha Washington: The United States has approved the sale of Harpoon Joint Common Test Set (JCTS) and related equipment to India for an estimated cost of USD82 million....
For Virat Kohli personally, winning in England is nothing more than winning anywhere else and it is all about the team culture of going for a win. ...
India's Permanent Representative to United Nations, TS Tirumurti on Monday said India desires to have peaceful and normal relations with Pakistan but in an atmosphere free from terror....
United Nations, Aug 2: India desires normal neighbourly relations with Pakistan and the onus is on Islamabad to create a conducive atmosphere that is free of terror, hostility and violence, New Delhi’s Permanent Representative to the UN and President of Security Council for the month of August Ambassador T S Tirumurti....
United Nations, Aug 2: The situation in Afghanistan is of deep concern to all members of the UN Security Council, India’s Permanent Representative to the UN and President of Security Council for the month of August T S Tirumurti said, underlining that we cannot have terrorist camps” once again going back into the war-torn country and this will have a direct impact on India....
Bakkali ends Kenya’s winning streak in steeplechase; Tentoglou delivers; Sifan starts her quest for a treble...
As Kamalpreet made a third throw of 63.70m, the villagers would cheer with some curious elders asking youngsters about Kamalpreet’s chances of winning a medal....
The situation at the border is still tense. The government of India is talking to both the states. We, both the states, are also talking to each other using our own channels. We hope a solution will emerge....
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Monday that two state ministers – Atul Bora and Ashok Singhal – will visit Aizawl on August 5 to hold a dialogue on the long-standing border dispute with Mizoram....
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Monday that two state ministers – Atul Bora and Ashok Singhal – will visit Aizawl on August 5 to hold a dialogue on the long-standing border dispute with Mizoram....
With the Assam government's travel restrictions on movement to Mizoram, Tripura has become the alternate route for many trucks in the region....
The case was filed under IPC sections 394 (voluntarily causing hurt in committing robbery) and 427 (mischief causing damage to the amount of Rs 50), said police....
Three days after a video went viral in which a woman was seen thrashing a cab driver and misbehaving with a person standing nearby, a case has been registered against her under sections 394 and 427 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)....
Three days after a video went viral in which a woman was seen thrashing a cab driver and misbehaving with a person standing nearby, a case has been registered against her under sections 394 and 427 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)....
CCTV footage of the Lucknow incident shows the woman wading dangerously through the heavy traffic till a car stops before her. She then let loose on the cab driver, damaging his car and, allegedly, phone. A passerby who intervened also was assaulted....
CCTV footage of the Lucknow incident shows the woman wading dangerously through the heavy traffic till a car stops before her. She then let loose on the cab driver, damaging his car and, allegedly, phone. A passerby who intervened also was assaulted....
When in 2018, the state government decided to sponsor the Indian national hockey teams (men/women, junior/senior) for a tenure of five years, replacing Sahara, it was the first time that a state government had decided to sponsor a national team. The government had pledged Rs 150 crore for the purpose....
From the time he joined the Indian team in 2017, Marijne has been working to make the players mentally and physically tougher....
As the Indian women's hockey team qualified for the Olympics semis for the first time, making history, the unwavering support of Odisha and its Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the team drew praise on social media....
As the Indian women's hockey team qualified for the Olympics semis for the first time, making history, the unwavering support of Odisha and its Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the team drew praise on social media....
“If the Supreme Court can look into the history, various governments’ administrative decisions and decide the boundaries, Assam has no issue... A permanent solution, I think, will be from the Supreme Court of India. If it takes decisions... the issue will be resolved permanently,” Sarma said....
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday said he has ordered the police to withdraw the FIR against Mizoram MP K Vanlalvena....
The development comes after Union Home Minister Amit Shah had a telephonic discussion with both Himanta Biswa Sarma and Zoramthanga to bring about a peaceful resolution of the border differences earlier in the day....
A day after dropping Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's name from an FIR related to last week's boundary violence, Mizoram today said it was dropping the case against officials of the neighbouring state, too....
The agreement on PP17A was reached during the 12th round of Corps Commander-level talks Saturday. The meeting, which was part of a series of measures to resolve the 15-month standoff in Ladakh, was held on the Indian side of the Chushul-Moldo border....
The Indian and Chinese armies on Monday described as "constructive" the 12th round of military talks on the eastern Ladakh row during which they agreed to resolve the pending issues in an "expeditious" manner....
The 12th round of India-China Corps Commander Level Meeting, held at the Chushul-Moldo border meeting point on the Indian side, was constructive, an offical press release said....
Kokrajhar, Aug 2: The CBI on Monday issued ‘most wanted’ notice against three accused in the killing of All Bodo Minority Students’ Union (ABMSU) leader Lafikul Islam in 2017 and announced a reward of Rs two lakh to anyone providing information which may lead to their arrest....
Lafiqul Islam Ahmed was a vocal critic of Assam's BJP government and the Bodoland People's Movement. In 2017, he was shot dead. The CBI has now release the names of three suspects and declared a R 2 lakh reward for information leading to their arrest...
Five states -- Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh -- have administered more than 1 crore cumulative doses in the age group 18-44 years, it said....
The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has surpassed 47....
Shilpa Shetty has issued a statement in reaction to the alleged pornographic film case against her husband Raj Kundra....
Shilpa Shetty broke her silence on the alleged pornographic film case against her husband Raj Kundra by issuing a statement on Monday....
The Mumbai Police on Monday told the Bombay High Court that the agency chose not to be a 'mute spectator' while businessman Raj Kundra and his associates 'destroyed evidence....
Raj Kundra was arrested on July 19 in a case related to the alleged creation and streaming of pornographic content through apps. On Monday, Shilpa finally released her first official statement since the arrest, asking for privacy in these tough times....
Raj Kundra, who was arrested by the Mumbai crime branch on July 19 in a case related to creation and publication of porn films, had applied for anticipatory bail....
Actor Shilpa Shetty, in a statement today on her husband Raj Kundra's arrest, said she would not comment on the allegations and alleged "unwarranted aspersions", rumours and accusations....
Law enforcement agencies investigating a potential crime cannot be "mute spectators" if the accused does not co-operate and tries to destroy evidence, Mumbai Police told the Bombay High Court on Monday, as it heard a petition by Raj Kundra....
Shilpa Shetty has issued a statement in reaction to the alleged pornographic film case against her husband Raj Kundra....
Shilpa Shetty has issued a statement in reaction to the alleged pornographic film case against her husband Raj Kundra....
Actor Shilpa Shetty has finally issued a statement weeks after her husband Raj Kundra was arrested in porn apps case. The actor has said that she’s being subjected to a media trial....
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said Trinamool Congress's poll slogan "khela hobe'' (there will be a game) has become immensely popular among people, and the entire country will be witness to a match that will be played in the da...
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, who had played a key role in the tie-up of SCL with East Bengal in their last minute bid to play in ISL last season, took a dig at the club management for being adamant in not signing the final agreement....
Money Heist Season 5 trailer: The makers of Money Heist promise a season that’s going to have incredible action, high voltage drama and unexpected twists....
India's opening batsman Mayank Agarwal was on Monday ruled out of the first Test against England after being concussed by a short ball from teammate Mohammed Siraj during a training session here....
Mayank Agarwal was taken off the field and BCCI medical team conducted a concussion test. As per BCCI, "he showed signs of concussion"....