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  • Pakistan: Over 32,000 arrested in anti-terror operations since Peshawar carnage Yesterday

    Islamabad: Pakistan's law enforcement agencies have arrested over 32,000 people on different charges in more than 28,000 anti-militant operations in the aftermath of the Peshawar school massacre, the government said on Saturday. The arrests were made after the launch of the National Action Plan (NAP) in December which aims to...
  • This photographer makes superhero action figures come to life and it is just the coolest 6 days ago

    Photographer and visual artist Edy Harjo creates comedic situations using action figures of characters from both the DC Universe and Marvel. He creates various behind-the-scene scenarios of what superheroes do when they are not saving the world. And while he does seem to have a certain fascination with the Avengers,...
  • Architect of modern Singapore and its first PM Lee Kuan Yew dies at 91 1 week ago

    Singapore: Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's first prime minister, died on Monday aged 91, triggering a flood of tributes to the man who oversaw the tiny city-state's rapid rise from a British colonial backwater to a global trade and financial center. US President Barack Obama described Lee, who ruled Singapore for three...
  • Excited to be teaming up with Vikram: Kajal Aggarwal March 16, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Kajal Aggarwal, who has been teamed up with Vikram for the first time in a yet-untitled Tamil actioner, considers it an honour. She says she's excited to start working with him as she admires his work. "I'm super excited. I really admire Vikram's work and I'm looking forward to...
  • Violence in Allahabad as policeman shoots lawyer dead March 11, 2015

    Lucknow: Violence erupted in Allahabad on Wednesday after a police official shot dead a lawyer and injured another outside the high court, police said. Angered over the incident, lawyers went berserk and attacked policemen, pelted stones at them and torched many vehicles. While heavy reinforcement was sent to contain the violence,...
  • Manmohan Singh summoned as an accused in coal scam, legal options before him March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major embarrassment for Congress party, former prime minister Manmohan Singh has been summoned as an accused by a special court in the coal block allocation scam case. There are three legal options before Manmohan Singh. Firstly, he can approach the High Court and seek stay on summon...
  • United Kingdom team meets Uma Bharati over Clean Ganga Mission March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: A team of experts from the United Kingdom called on Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati and discussed about the Clean Ganga Mission. The three member team was accompanied by British Deputy High Commissioner in India Julian Evans and second Secretary, Energy Security, Melissa Else, a press release...
  • Xiaomi Yi Action Camera: Xiaomi launches GoPro Hero challenger at $65 March 3, 2015

    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 March 2, 2015

    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 February 26, 2015

    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. ...