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  • Xiaomi Yi Action Camera: Xiaomi launches GoPro Hero challenger at $65 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Targeting the budget-conscious consumers, Chinese mobile manufacturer Xiaomi came up with an affordable device at the ongoing Mobile World Congress; this time it is a personal camera. To take on the GoPro camera, Xiaomi launched its Yi Action Camera, which is a compact action-travel camera made for the non-sedentary...
  • Bangladesh arrest main suspect in U.S. blogger's killing 3 days ago

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's anti-terrorism unit said it had arrested on Monday the main suspect in the killing of a U.S. blogger who died in Dhaka last week in the latest attack on critics of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority nation. Forces from the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested Farabi Shafiur Rahman, who...
  • Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew still in intensive care: Statement 1 week ago

    Singapore: Singapore's first prime minister and the man widely credited with the city-state's economic success, Lee Kuan Yew, is still on mechanical ventilation in an intensive care unit in hospital, the prime minister's office said on Thursday. Lee, who turned 91 last September, was admitted to hospital on February 5 with...
  • Kuwait jails opposition leader for insulting the Gulf state's ruler February 22, 2015

    Kuwait City: Kuwait's appeals court sentenced prominent opposition leader Mussallam al-Barrak to two years in jail on Sunday on charges of insulting the Gulf state's ruler, his group said. The charges relate to a speech he gave to tens of thousands of demonstrators in October 2012 protesting changes to the electoral...
  • 'Humshakals', 'Action Jackson' lead Golden Kela Awards nominations February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Sajid Khan's 2014 film "Humshakals" is leading the 7th Annual Golden Kela Awards with five nominations, while Prabhudheva's "Action Jackson" has bagged four nominations. The awards are an Indian version of the Golden Raspberry Awards, which take place in the US. This year, the Golden Kela Awards will...
  • AAP is as corrupt as other parties, says a Delhi resident ahead of polls February 3, 2015

    After AAP was cornered over 'bogus' funding by 'fake' companies, Delhi residents ahead of polls expressed their views. "AAP is as corrupt as other parties," said a resident. While on the other hand AAP supporters accused BJP of purposely ruining AAP's reputation. ...
  • Delhi polls: AAP cornered over 'bogus' funding by 'fake' companies February 3, 2015

    A group of former members called the AAP Volunteer Action Manch alleged that donations to Arvind Kejriwal were coming from bogus companies. Gokulpuri Goldmine and Skyline Alloys has been accused of illegally funding the Aam Admi party ahead of the Delhi polls. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: AAP in funding row February 2, 2015

    Alleging corruption in the Aam Aadmi Party, some former members of the party on Monday claimed that the party is gathering donations from fake companies. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 2, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Donation row: Blow to AAP's poll prospects? February 2, 2015

    Alleging corruption in the Aam Aadmi Party, some former members of the party on Monday claimed that the party is gathering donations from fake companies. ...
  • News 360: AAP caught in funding scandal, BJP accuses of money laundering February 2, 2015

    Alleging corruption in the Aam Aadmi Party, some former members of the party on Monday claimed that the party is gathering donations from fake companies. BJP termed the fake funding as a serious matter. ...
  • Donations made to AAP through bogus companies, allege former party volunteers February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Alleging corruption in the Aam Aadmi Party, some former members of the party on Monday claimed that the party is gathering donations from fake companies. The AAP Volunteer Action Manch, a group of former party members, has alleged that the AAP has made bogus entries to evade tax. "The...
  • Delhi elections: Lawyers appeal to people not to vote for BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Chickens have come home to roost for Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) chief ministerial nominee Kiran Bedi as the lawyers are up in arms against her for an incident which took place more than 25 years ago. Office-bearers of several Bar associations in Delhi have come together to issue an...
  • Union opposes FDI in Railways, threatens indefinite strike January 10, 2015

    Nagpur: The National Federation of Indian Railwaymen (NFIR) has vehemently opposed the Centre's proposal for FDI in Railways and threatened to go on indefinite strike in June this year. According to NFIR General Secretary M Raghaviah, there is no need for FDI in Railways. "Government's move to slowly hand over the...
  • Watch: 5 good, intolerable Bollywood movies from 2014 December 27, 2014

    In this week's episode of 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand shares with the viewers a list of five good and five intolerable Bollywood movies from 2014. He also has a roundtable with the actors. ...
  • Bollywood's hits & pits of 2014 December 26, 2014

    Really great films were few, and hard to come by this year. Think about it. How many films made you feel good about the 200 bucks you spent on buying the ticket? How many films made you think, how many challenged you, how many delivered an experience that felt original...
  • 'Action Jackson' mints Rs 28 crore in three days; analyst predict decline in collections December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Ajay Devgn-starrer "Action Jackson" has collected Rs.28 crore in three days in India, but its sustainability is doubtful, says a trade analyst. Made on a budget of about Rs.75 crore, Prabhudheva's latest directorial had minted around Rs.19 crore in its first two days when it released Dec 5. "Considering the...
  • Ajay Devgn to sport a new look in his next directorial venture 'Shivaay' December 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ajay Devgn, who is set to direct again with film 'Shivaay', says he will be seen in a new look in his directorial venture. The actor, who is busy promoting his film 'Action Jackson', is seen with a thick beard but for him, its not the film but his...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha December 6, 2014

    Watch this week's news spoofs with Cyrus Broacha in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at 'Action Jackson' December 6, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at Ajay Devgun's movie 'Action Jackson. ...
  • Watch: Masand reviews 'Action Jackson', 'Bhopal: A prayer for rain', 'Sulemani Keeda' December 6, 2014

    In this episode, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Action Jackson', 'Bhopal: A prayer for rain', 'Sulemani Keeda'. He also talked to actress Aishwarya Rai, who will make her comeback after four years. ...
  • Babri anniversary: Over 10,000 security personnel guarding Ayodhya December 5, 2014

    Ayodhya: On the eve of 22nd anniversary of Babri mosque demolition, the temple town has turned into a fortress with nearly 10,000 security personnel deployed amid calls by Muslim outfits to mark the day by hoisting black flags even as Hindu bodies seek to commemorate it. Prohibitory orders have been clamped...
  • 'Action Jackson' review: The film is an orgy of bloody fight scenes December 5, 2014

    Director: Prabhudheva Cast: Ajay Devgn, Sonakshi Sinha, Yami Gautam It takes a special kind of talent to make a film as awful as Action Jackson, so it should come as no surprise that it's been directed by Prabhudheva, the man who inflicted on us all kinds of pain that we otherwise refer...
  • Ajay Devgn: Apart from PM Narendra Modi's skills and calibre, his intention helps him stand out; I've always believed in him December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Forthright, focused and dedicated, that's how Ajay Devgn is in reality. Ajay, who started his career in Bollywood with 1991 film 'Phool Aur Kaante', has earned rave reviews of his portrayal of an honest cop and the tough yet humane gangster. His comic timing is immaculate, and dancing...
  • 'Action Jackson' tweet review: The film offers an interesting blend of action, romance and comedy December 5, 2014

    We watched Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi Sinha dance, romance and fight in 'Son of Sardaar' last year. And the key reason why we still remember the film is their crackling onscreen chemistry. If we enjoyed them mocking each other, we also appreciated them for their quick and witty repartees and...
  • Not a conscious decision to look modern: Sonakshi Sinha on her look in 'Action Jackson' December 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who worked as a costume designer before facing the cameras in films, has styled herself for few scenes in "Action Jackson". She says she liked doing so. The actress, who has usually been seen sporting traditional looks in her films, will flaunt a western look in "Action...
  • Jai Sampath-starrer 'Pugazh' is the story of an underdog, says producer Sushant Prasad December 2, 2014

    Chennai: Producer Sushant Prasad says his upcoming Tamil action-thriller 'Pugazh' will appeal to the audiences because it's the story of an underdog, and it's easier for them to relate to such characters on screen. Directed by Manimaran, the film features Jai Sampath in the lead. "All our lives knowingly or unknowingly we...
  • For 'Action Jackson', the makers wanted me to sport a bulky body: Ajay Devgn November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ajay Devgn believes in being muscular and fit rather than running after six-pack and eight-pack abs that other actors have flaunted in their films. "For 'Action Jackson', the makers wanted me to sport a bulky body, which was very easy for me to achieve. "I believe six-pack and eight-pack abs...