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  • 1979 batch IPS officer Krishna Choudhary appointed as new DG ITBP 1 hour 35 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Senior IPS officer Krishna Choudhary has been appointed as the new chief of border guarding force Indo-Tibetan Border Police. The 1979-batch Bihar cadre officer is presently working as the Director General of the Railway Protection Force under the Railway Ministry. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister...
  • Popular Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana dies at 63 January 23, 2015

    Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana breathed his last Friday at a private hospital here due to kidney-related ailments. He was 63. Narayana was undergoing treatment at Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS). "We've lost another great actor. He showed signs of improvement yesterday (Thursday) but doctors said he was critical," producer...
  • Many Congress leaders unhappy with functioning of the party, in talks with BJP top brass: Sources January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress seems to be in a tough spot with many leaders unhappy with the functioning of the affairs within the party. According to sources, several senior Congress leaders are in touch with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) top brass and are likely to join the party. The development comes...
  • Delhi elections: Krishna Tirath rules out infighting in BJP, says Congress has lost its culture January 21, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Congress leader Krishna Tirath, who joined the Bharatiya Janata Party and is now its candidate from Patel Nagar constituency of Delhi, on Wednesday said that Congress had lost its culture and losing ground across the country. "I will not call my joining of BJP as a change of...
  • CM hopefuls Kiran Bedi, Arvind Kejriwal to file nominations for Delhi polls today January 21, 2015

    New Delhi: Chief Ministerial candidates of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party will be filing their nominations to contest the Delhi Assembly polls on Wednesday. While BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi will file her nomination from Krishna Nagar, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal will file his nomination from the...
  • Kejriwal to file his nomination for Delhi Assembly polls on Wednesday January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who was due to file his nomination papers for the Delhi Assembly polls, will now be submitting the papers on Wednesday. Apparently, the AAP chief could not file his nomination as he got delayed due to his roadshow in the national capital. However,...
  • Delhi elections: Former Union Minister and Congress leader Krishna Tirath joins BJP January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Adding to the list of new entrants, former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Krishan Tirath on Monday joined Bhartiya Janata Party. "I have met Amit Shah and I like party's views of serving the nation," said Tirath after formally joining the saffron party. Ahead of Delhi assembly elections scheduled...
  • TMC minister Manjul Krishna Thakur resigns from Mamata Banerjee government, joins BJP January 15, 2015

    Kolkata: In a jolt to West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC), minister Manjul Krishna Thakur on Thursday quit the ministry and joined the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP). Thakur, who holds the refugee, relief and rehabilitation portfolio in Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's cabinet and his son and panchayat functionary Subrata Thakur joined...
  • 'Aambala' actor Vishal Krishna Reddy to start shooting for his new film with director Suseenthiran on Republic Day January 9, 2015

    Hyderabad: Actor Vishal Krishna Reddy, who is currently awaiting the release of Tamil actioner "Aambala", will start shooting for his next yet-untitled outing with filmmaker Suseenthiran here Jan 26. "The first schedule, which will last for nearly a month, will be shot in Hyderabad. Kajal Aggarwal has been roped in as...
  • Actor Jiiva replaces Vishal Krishna Reddy as Chennai Rhinos skipper in the fifth edition of Celebrity Cricket League January 9, 2015

    Hyderabad: Actor Jiiva has replaced Vishal Krishna Reddy to lead Chennai Rhinos in the fifth edition of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL), to begin here Sunday. Vishal, who captained the side in the last four editions of the tournament, couldn't participate due to his film commitments. On becoming the new skipper, Jiiva told...
  • Trisha Krishnan confirms engagement to Varun Manian; says won't quit acting January 7, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Trisha Krishnan Wednesday confirmed she's in a relationship with entrepreneur-producer Varun Manian, and that they will get engaged this month. Trisha and Varun have been together for a while. The actress took to Twitter to make an announcement about their relationship. "To my fans n friends from d media, I will...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Assam reduce Services to 102-8 on Day 1 January 5, 2015

    Guwahati: Medium pacers Arup Das and Krishna Das shared seven wickets between them as Assam reduced Services to 102 for eight on the opening day of their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket tournament here on Monday. The 23-year-old Arup wreaked havoc on the Services' batsmen as he dismissed the top-order batsmen...
  • Rashmi to play the lead in Vittal Bhatt's 'Preethi Kitabu' December 14, 2014

    Actress Rashmi will soon get busy with her upcoming film 'Preethi Kitabu'. The film which will be directed by Vittal Bhatt, will be playing the lead. While Rashmi plays a college student, co-star Nihal who was earlier seen in 'Yaradu', plays the male lead. Popular TV actress Poorvi Joshi is...
  • Doctor who botched-up eye surgeries in Gurdaspur arrested December 5, 2014

    Gurdaspur: Soon after the case of botched-up eye surgeries which left 16 people blind in Gurdaspur came to light, the doctor, Dr Vivek Arora, who performed the surgeries has been arrested. A case against Sri Krishna Eye Hospital in Mathura where the doctor works has also been registered. The patients...
  • Justice VR Krishna Iyer dies at 100 December 4, 2014

    Kochi: Former Supreme Court judge VR Krishna Iyer passed away on Thursday at the age of 100 in a private hospital in Kochi, Kerala. Iyer was suffering from kidney related problems and was admitted to the hospital on November 24. He died at around 3:30 pm on Thursday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
  • 'NC 10' teaser: Telugu star Akkineni Naga Chaitanya's character might be tough, but his heart belongs to Kriti Sanon November 23, 2014

    The actor released the teaser for his upcoming film 'NC 10' on the occasion of his 28th birthday. Directed by fimmaker Sudheer Varma of 'Swamy Ra Ra' fame, the film also stars Brahmanandam, Ravi Babu, Posani Krishna Murali and Pooja Ramachandran in key roles. ...
  • 'Happy Ending' review: A film that wants to be many things all at once November 21, 2014

    Director: Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Ileana, Kalki Koechlin, Ranvir Shorey Happy Ending, directed by Go Goa Gone's Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, is a neatly packaged piece of fluff pretending to be smarter than it actually is. This is cotton candy trying to pass off as caviar....
  • Things turn bitter between Tamil actor Vishal Krishna and South Indian film artistes' association president R Sarath Kumar November 21, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Vishal has hit out at South Indian Film Artistes' Association president R Sarath Kumar for threatening to remove him from SIFAA for allegedly making derogatory remarks. Vishal has denied making any such remarks against the association and asked Sarath to produce proof. Sarath Kumar had stated in Tiruchirappali yesterday that...
  • e Lounge: Team 'Happy Ending' in CNN-IBN newsroom November 20, 2014

    Directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, 'Happy Ending' starer Saif Ali Khan and Ileana D'Cruzis is a romantic comedy. Visiting the CNN-IBN headquarters, the star cast shared their experience while filming the movies. The film is set to be released on November 21. ...
  • Akkineni Nagarjuna's new Telugu film 'Soggade Chinni Nayana' launched in Hyderabad November 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: Akkineni Nagarjuna's next Telugu film tentatively titled "Soggade Chinni Nayana" was launched here Wednesday. The film features the actor in a dual role as grandfather and grandson. "The film was officially launched in Annapurna Studios with a puja. Regular shooting will start shortly in Rajahmundry," a source from the film's...
  • 'Happy Ending' makers did not think Govinda would agree to be a part of the film November 15, 2014

    New Delhi: When director duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK decided to experiment with the genre of romantic comedy, Govinda was their first choice but they were not sure the '90s actor would agree to play a reel superstar in the Saif Ali Khan starrer. The trailer of the film, which...
  • Saif Ali Khan: It'd be nice for me to work in a different world and then come home to Kareena Kapoor November 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who has roped in his wife Kareena Kapoor to do a cameo in his next film "Happy Ending", says he is in no hurry to work with the actress. "I am not in a hurry to work with her. It would be a rare man who...
  • Widow of TMC MP alleges abuse by sons of West Bengal minister November 4, 2014

    Bongaon (West Bengal): The widow of late Trinamool Congress MP Kapil Krishna Thakur, who passed away last month, on Tuesday alleged that she was abused and pushed around by the sons of her brother-in-law Manjul Krishna Thakur, a minister in the Mamata Banerjee cabinet and a leader of the influential...
  • Kalki Koechlin: 'Happy Ending' is a spoof on all romantic comedies, as well as Bollywood November 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Kalki Koechlin is returning to the big screen after a year-long gap with 'Happy Ending', which she says is a spoof on Bollywood romantic comedies. The film helmed by 'Go Goa Gone' fame director duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, also stars Saif Ali Khan, Govinda and Ileana D'Cruz. In...
  • 401 Lok Sabha members yet to declare assets details October 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Over 400 incumbent Lok Sabha members including Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Lal Krishna Advani and Rajnath Singh have not yet declared their assets and liability details, according to an RTI reply. Lok Sabha Secretariat said in an RTI query said the assets details of 401 members of Lok...
  • Delhi by-polls on three seats on November 25: EC October 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The Election Commission of India announced the dates for by-polls in three seats of 70-membered Delhi Legislative Assembly that went vacant due to the sitting members' elections as Member of Parliament in 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. The assembly seats of Tughlakabad, Krishna Nagar and Mehrauli were occupied by BJP's...
  • Vizag's brand image will remain intact despite Hudhud, says Andhra Pradesh government October 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: Hudhud may have hit the port city of Visakhapatnam hard, but its brand image will not take any beating, Andhra Pradesh chief secretary IYR Krishna Rao on Thursday said. "There is no damage to Vizag's brand image as such because of the devastation caused by Hudhud. Let there be...
  • Tamil actors Vishal Krishna Reddy, Arya, Karthi, Jiiva and Jeyam Ravi to work together in a film for a good cause October 10, 2014

    Chennai: Popular Tamil film actors like Vishal Krishna Reddy, Arya, Karthi, Jiiva and Jeyam Ravi will join hands to work in a yet-untitled Tamil film free of cost. The profits earned through the film will be invested in the construction of a new building for South Indian Film Artistes Association...
  • Seema Punia eyes medals in Worlds and Rio Olympics October 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Her career revived after winning a gold at the just-concluded Asian Games, star discus thrower Seema Punia on Monday said that she is not content with her feat in Incheon and is eyeing a medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Seema, the only individual gold medallist among track and...