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  • Snapshot: Aamir Khan accepts Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' challenge; 'puts down' the 'PK' transistor 01-10-2014 05:35 PM

    Hrithik Roshan had challenged actor Aamir Khan to let go of the transistor that he is seen carrying around in the posters for the upcoming film, 'PK'. While Khan was seen nude, only covered by the transistor in one poster, he cheekily posted a reply to Roshan's challenge, fully clothed....
  • Xolo Q2100 with fingerprint sensor launched in India at Rs 13,499 01-10-2014 04:55 PM

    New Delhi: Xolo has introduced its new smartphone - the Xolo Q2100 - in that comes with a fingerprint sensor to ensure that the data is accessed only by the user. Priced at Rs 13,499, the phone offers advantage over regular patterns locks as only the owner can access the...
  • Honda Cars registers 45 per cent sales growth in September 2014 01-10-2014 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: Honda Cars India Ltd, one of the leading manufacturer of premium cars in India registered a monthly domestic sales of 15,015 units in September 2014 witnessing a growth of 45 per cent. The automobile company sold 10,354 units in September 2013. All models from Honda's stable have maintained...
  • In pics: Denied a shot at gold, Sarita Devi refuses to wear bronze 01-10-2014 02:21 PM

    Protesting against her controversial defeat against the South Korean boxer at the Asian Games 2014 in Incheon, Sarita Devi on Wednesday refused to wear her bronze medal at the podium. An inconsolable Sarita was seen crying incessantly on the podium and refused repeated attempts to put bronze medal around her...
  • Nokia Lumia 730: Microsoft launches its 'selfie' phone at Rs 15,299 in India 01-10-2014 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: Microsoft's 'selfie' phone - the Lumia 730 - that was unveiled early this month has come to India at a price of Rs 15,299. The Lumia 730 will be available in India from October 8. Microsoft says the 5 megapixel wide-angle front camera on the Lumia 730 dual-SIM...
  • Microsoft launches Lumia 730, 830, 930 smartphones in India; prices start at Rs 15,299 01-10-2014 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: Microsoft has launched three new Lumia smartphones - the Lumia 730, 830, 930 - in India. The dual-SIM Lumia 730 carries a price tag of Rs 15,299, while the Lumia 830 and 930 are priced at Rs 28,799 and Rs 38,649, respectively. The Lumia 930 will go on...
  • Maharashtra elections: Will BSP benefit from the Athawale-BJP alliance? 01-10-2014 01:15 PM

    Mumbai: It seems the decision taken by the RPI (A) chief and MP Ramdas Athwale to go with the BJP for the sake of power has not gone down well with the Dalit communities across Maharashtra. Arjun Dangale, a close aide of Ramdas Athawale declared that he will align with...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa in jail, Tamil Nadu government shifts to Bangalore jail 01-10-2014 12:45 PM

    Bangalore: Ideally, one can't quote Hindi film producer Ram Gopal Verma to explain anything. He is notorious for his 'foot in mouth' tweets. For a change, he has tweeted something logical. He said, "New capital of Tamil Nadu is Bangalore and the secretariat is Parappana Agrahara." It makes some sense....
  • Snapshot: Hrithik Roshan dares Aamir Khan to 'put the transistor down' for his 'Bang Bang' challenge 01-10-2014 12:21 PM

    Actor Hrithik Roshan, who has been challenging celebrities to a variety of innovative dares, has just taken the game to a new level. Roshan has now challenged actor Aamir Khan to "put the transistor down", in clear reference to Khan's almost-nude poster for 'PK'. Roshan has even threatened to "punish"...
  • Maruti Suzuki recalls 69,555 cars in India 01-10-2014 11:33 AM

    Maruti Suzuki India Limited is recalling 69,555 cars for inspecting and repairing the wiring harness. The recalled vehicles include 12,486 units of the Swift, 1,131 units of the Ritz and 55,938 units of the Dzire, manufactured between March 8, 2010 and August 11, 2013. These vehicles were only sold in...
  • Watch: An anti-selfie short film featuring Kirsten Dunst shows how selfie-obsessed behaviour can disturb your favourite celebrities 01-10-2014 10:58 AM

    We live in a world that has increasingly started depending on selfies to mark important events in life. If you ever happen to meet a celebrity on the streets, you first need to take a selfie with them or none of your friends would believe you. 'Aspirational' is an anti-selfie...
  • From Mangsher Singara to Nimki and Roshogullas: 10 Bengali food items you have to try during Durga Puja 01-10-2014 10:49 AM

    Durga Puja kicks off the festive season in style with the most important element of Indian festivals - food! From Shukto to Macher Jhol, a Bengali meal is a delight for a hardcore foodie. It's not just the fish and curries though, the syrupy roshogullas and sandesh ensure your meal...
  • 'Half Girlfriend, take care of yourself. Daddy could only bring you up to here': Chetan Bhagat posts on Facebook as his book Half Girlfriend hits the stores today 01-10-2014 09:45 AM

    Author Chetan Bhagat's new novel, a love story, will be launched today but the book has been available for pre-order on the ecommerce website Flipkart for a long time now. Bhagat, who is considered a bestseller, took to Twitter a couple of months ago to announce the upcoming book along...
  • Tamil Nadu was rocked by a spate of suicides after Jayalalithaa was jailed: 7 times strange shows of political sycophancy surprised everyone 01-10-2014 09:08 AM

    Indian politicians may face serious corruption charges, but their fan following remains unaffected - the recent example being ex Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa. More than a dozen people have died after committing suicide or of cardiac arrests allegedly upset over Jayalalithaa's conviction in an illegal assets case as protests...
  • Microsoft names its next operating system Windows 10, skips Windows 9 to emphasise advances 30-09-2014 11:05 PM

    New Delhi: Microsoft says the next version of its flagship operating system will be called Windows 10, as the company skips version 9 to emphasise advances it is making toward a world centered around mobile devices and Internet services. The current version, Windows 8, has been widely derided for forcing...
  • Full Text: Obama-Modi joint editorial in the Washington Post 30-09-2014 06:24 PM

    New Delhi: The much-anticipated joint editorial by US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was published in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. "India and the United States are bound by common values and mutual interests. Through...
  • Don't miss: George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin look adorable in first pictures of their wedding 30-09-2014 05:21 PM

    Everybody has been awaiting the first photos from the much-anticipated wedding of George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin. Newly-wed couple George and British human rights lawyer Amal made their vows official with a formal civil wedding ceremony in Venice on Monday. Since the wedding ceremony was a private affair, every detail...
  • PayPal to separate from eBay in 2015 30-09-2014 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: PayPal is splitting from EBay and will become a separate and publicly traded company next year. The separation is expected to occur in the second half of 2015. EBay said Tuesday that its board decided that the separation was the best path for growth and shareholder value creation...
  • Watch: Trailer of 'Fireflies' 30-09-2014 04:52 PM

    'Fireflies', directed by renowned ad film maker Sabal Shekhawat, stars Arjun Mathur, Rahul Khanna and Monica Dogra. The promo gives us a look at the lives of the protagonists and the demons they are battling. Rahul Khanna will be seen on the silver screen after a long time. The two...
  • Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime with a 5MP selfie-focused front camera launched in India at Rs 15,499 30-09-2014 04:34 PM

    New Delhi: Adding a new entrant to the Grand family, Samsung has launched a new smartphone - the Galaxy Grand Prime. Priced at Rs 15,499, the phone is available in White and Grey colours. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime has a 5-inch qHD (960x540) display, and is powered by a...
  • No one seemed to mind the rape joke on the hit crossover episode of Fox's 'Family Guy' and 'The Simpsons' 30-09-2014 03:46 PM

    This weekend's crossover episode of Fox's "Family Guy" and "The Simpsons" has received criticism for a scene where a character uses rape as a punchline for a joke. The crossover episode has a joke where the punch line is "your sister's being raped." The line appears in Sunday's much-awaited special...
  • Tamil Nadu: Cinema halls shut to protest Jayalalithaa sentencing 30-09-2014 03:40 PM

    In order to show solidarity with former chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, cinema halls across Tamil Nadu are shut. Members of the Tamil Film Exhibitors Association are fasting to show their support for the AIADMK chief, who has been convicted and sentenced in 18-year-old disproportionate assets case. AIADMK...
  • Haryana Election Commission leaves no stone unturned to ensure maximum voting 30-09-2014 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: The Election Commission is working in full swing in poll-bound Haryana to ensure free and fair polling on October 15. Although the Lok Sabha election witnessed an increase in the polling percentage across the country, the Commission is not leaving any stone unturned to ensure that maximum number...
  • Convicted AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa not unwell, says Bangalore Police Commissioner 30-09-2014 02:36 PM

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi has denied reports of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa's ill health. Speaking to reporters, Reddi said, "We usually write to a couple of government hospitals routinely when there is a Z+ security person in city, to keep ward ready...
  • Watch: A few people were asked why men rape. They blame women's actions and clothing in their disgusting and disappointing responses 30-09-2014 02:15 PM

    Why do men rape? Every time a ghastly incident like rape is reported, there are endless debates about sex education and women empowerment. A YouTube channel Bol Public Bol went on the streets of Mumbai to ask people why rapes happen. Their responses will leave you shocked, disgusted and disappointed....