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  • I am choosy about my roles, have to wait long to land new characters: Radhika Apte Yesterday

    Mumbai: Post the success of 'Badlapur', actress Radhika Apte says she is not on a signing spree and does not mind waiting for a unique character to come her way. Radhika, 29, who will be next seen in adult comedy 'Hunterrr', says her biggest fear is about getting typecast. "It's...
  • Anurag Thakur's priorities: Repair BCCI's image, play more Tests Yesterday

    New Delhi: Cleaning up the battered image of the BCCI, taking international cricket to new venues around the country and ensuring that India play more Tests top the priority list of newly-elected Board Secretary Anurag Thakur. Thakur, who has been a cricket administrator for 15 years besides being a BJP MP,...
  • Restoring BCCI's image my first priority, says Jagmohan Dalmiya 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Asserting that restoring the BCCI's image was his first priority, newly elected Indian cricket board president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday called for properly conducting the Indian Premier League (IPL). "My first priority is to ensure that the image of the BCCI is restored. Also, we would have to make certain...
  • World Cup: Virat Kohli's abusive behaviour reported to ICC and BCCI 2 days ago

    Perth/New Delhi: The controversy surrounding Virat Kohli's abusive behaviour with an Indian journalist refused to subside on Wednesday despite the team management's efforts to play it down with complaints being made to the ICC and BCCI about the episode. The BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur said that it was a case of...
  • With beef, let's ban teeth: B-Town calls for 'freedom of choice' post beef ban in Maharashtra 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Following the Maharashtra government's ban on the sale and possession of beef in the state, Bollywood celebrities like Raveena Tandon, Farhan Akhtar and Ayushmann Khurrana share their thoughts on the "freedom of choice". Here's what the celebrities posted on their micro-blogging website Twitter handles: Raveena Tandon: @TandonRaveena: My only take on...
  • PM Modi disapproves of J&K CM Mufti's remarks, says zero tolerance to terror 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the People's Democratic Party (PDP)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will run on Common Minimum Programme (CMP) and not on comments. The PM's remark was on the controversy generated by J&K Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's comment...
  • PCB chief to meet Jagmohan Dalmiya, seeks stamp on bilateral series 3 days ago

    New Delhi: PCB chairman Shahryar Khan has welcomed the return of 'old friend' Jagmohan Dalmiya to the BCCI helm and said that he will be visiting India later in the week to seek confirmation from his counterpart on the planned series between the two countries from 2015 to 2023. Both Dalmiya...
  • IPL promoters face 'closer scrutiny' of transactions 3 days ago

    Kochi: The newly-elected BCCI vice president on tuesday said there will be a "closer scrutiny" of financial transactions of IPL teams' promoters to make the "world's biggest cricket event" a transparent affair. A day after he was elected as BCCI vice president, IPL governing council member T C Mathew said all...
  • Cussing, bragging and jugaad-ing: meet every Delhi guy in the world! 3 days ago

    Tera bhai 'Every Delhi guy in the world' hai! Sun liya na?From trying to be extra macho about everything, to cussing like Raghu Ram behind the wheels, Delhi guys are pretty cool. We will cuss and lech, we will try to jugaad our way into colleges and we will be...
  • Those who expelled me are now cheering for me, says Jagmohan Dalmiya 3 days ago

    Kolkata: Having got the backing of both the N.Srinivasan and Sharad Pawar factions of the BCCI, the newly-elected cricket board chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Monday night that those who had once expelled him were now cheering for him. "Those who had once expelled me (from the cricket board) are now...
  • Telangana CM to relocate Secretariat to Hospital site citing poor vaastu conditions 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: While Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao's belief in vaastu is well known, he has found himself in the middle of a controversy after the Opposition accused him of wasting state funds over shifting the state Secretariat citing vaastu as a reason. The Telangana government has decided to build a...
  • No sense in today's lyrics, it is very disappointing: Bappi Lahiri 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Composer-singer Bappi Lahiri says these days lyrics have no meaning and are bizarre. "There is no meaning of lyrics these days. It's very disappointing. Listen to songs like 'Chaar botal Vodka'. All these words are bizarre. One has to concentrate on the lyrics," Bappi, who has given the vocals to...
  • 'Make in India' gets a prominent place in Union Budget 2015, Arun Jaitley refers to it 10 times 6 days ago

    New Delhi: One of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet slogan 'Make in India' got a prominent place in Union Budget 2015. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley referred to 'Make in India' scheme 10 times during his Budget speech in Parliament on Saturday. He said the Make in India programme is aimed at...
  • Mimimum government and maximum governance to improve ease of business: Jaitely 6 days ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget on Saturday focussed on the need of ease of doing business and highlighted the government's policy of 'Mimimum government and maximum governance'. Reducing the number of levies, Jaitley subsumed the Education Cess and Secondary & Higher Education Cess leviable on excisable goods in...
  • Srinivasan not to contest but suspense over BCCI presidential polls continues 6 days ago

    Chennai: With just two days to go for the Cricket Board's much-awaited Annual General Meeting, both N Srinivasan and his rival faction are keeping their cards close to the chest as the suspense mounts on who will be the next President of the cash-rich body. With Srinivasan not contesting the much-postponed...
  • The government must incentivise investments, say experts 6 days ago

    "The government must incentivise investments and should focus on investments and jobs," says experts. The investments must flow into infrastructure, manufacturing and innovation. ...
  • Union Budget 2015 live: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says no change in individual tax rates, will cut corporate tax rate 6 days ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while presenting the first full year Budget of the NDA government led by PM Modi on Saturday said Indian economy's credibility has been restored....
  • Test for reform zeal of Modi government in make-or-break Budget today, tax sops likely 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stomach for free-market economics faces a major test on Saturday when the first full Budget will be unveiled by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Reaping the benefits of low global prices for oil, India's main import, Modi's government sees itself in a sweet spot with...
  • Yamaha R15 Version 2.0 launched with two new colours at Rs 1.17 lakh in India February 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Yamaha has launched the R15 Version 2.0 in two new colours in India - this is the company's new scheme for attracting customers ahead of Holi. The new colours, GP Blue and Streaking Cyan, are available across all Yamaha India dealerships at a price of Rs 1.17 lakh...
  • The Modi Budget: What are the 10 things that Finance Minister must do? February 25, 2015

    As the BJP-led ruling coalition at the Centre gets ready to present its first full-fledged Budget, CNN-IBN's Karma Paljor discusses 10 important things that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must in its first full-fledged Budget with panel of experts. ...
  • Union Budget 2015: ASSOCHAM demands inclusive economic growth and comprehensive jobs creation February 25, 2015

    New Delhi: The MSME sector employs nearly 10 crore people and accounts for over 95 per cent of the total number of industrial enterprises. It contributes about 45 per cent of the manufacturing output and 37.5 per cent of the GDP while accounting for 40 per cent of the total...
  • The Modi Budget: What are the 10 things that Finance Minister must do? February 24, 2015

    As the BJP-led ruling coalition at the Centre gets ready to present its first full-fledged Budget, CNN-IBN's Karma Paljor discusses 10 important things that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must in its first full-fledged Budget with panel of experts. ...
  • Union Budget 2015: SME wants bigger pie of action February 24, 2015

    Small and medium enterprises (SME) are backbone of Indian economy. SME contributes 45 per cent of industrial output, 40 per cent of country's total exports and employs over 6 crore individuals. SME can play an important role in 'Make in India' drive of the government. Despite this, SME are offered...
  • Pre-Budget expectations for commodity markets: Religare February 24, 2015

    The market, like every time, has huge expectations and this time, hopes are revolving around lowering of subsidy burden, widening the tax net, supportive policies for the industry and rational allocation of funds. Also, some key points present in the agenda of the new government which should form part of...
  • Turkey wants to be part of PM Modi's 'Make in India' drive February 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Lauding the Narendra Modi-led government for providing stability and predictability in policies, Turkey on Monday said it wants to be part of the 'Make in India' programme, which could help treble the currently low bilateral trade volume. "I personally think the biggest incentive here now is stability and predictability. We...
  • Budget Yatra: The 'Make in India' journey of country's aerospace industry February 22, 2015

    Ahead of Union Budget 2015 which is expected to focus on PM Modi's 'Make in India' initiative here are few examples of industries trying to materialise the initiative. ...
  • Fishing vessel hits submarine, damages periscope during naval exercise February 22, 2015

    Mumbai: In yet another naval accident, the periscope of submarine INS Sindhughosh was damaged when a fishing vessel hit it while a naval exercise was being held off the West coast. The incident took place on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. "In a minor incident off the West Coast of...
  • Budget Yatra: The 'Make in India' journey of energy production February 22, 2015

    Ahead of Union Budget 2015 which is expected to focus on PM Modi's 'Make in India' initiative here are few examples of industries trying to materialise the initiative. ...
  • Budget Yatra: The 'Make in India' journey of country's 1st aerospace industry February 22, 2015

    Ahead of Union Budget 2015 which is expected to focus on PM Modi's 'Make in India' initiative here are few examples of industries trying to materialise the initiative. ...