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  • 'Kaaki Sattai' strikes gold at box office, earns Rs 15 crores in four days of its release 3 days ago

    Chennai: Actor Sivakarthikeyan-starrer Tamil actioner 'Kaaki Sattai' has netted Rs.15.58 crore in first four days since its release in Tamil Nadu. "The film registered the biggest opening in Sivakarthikeyan's career. It has collected Rs.15.58 crore till Monday since its release. It's turning out to be a highly profitable venture and fourth...
  • IAF officer Sanjay Patil turns writer; pens the script for a Marathi film 5 days ago

    Mumbai: A senior officer of the Indian Air Force (IAF) has penned script of a Marathi film that deals with travails of parents who make sacrifices to ensure their children have good upbringing and quality education, and support them in realising their dreams in life. "The film, 'Manatlya Unhat', is inspired...
  • Watch: Six types of co-workers you will find at every kind of office February 25, 2015

    There are you friends and family members and all your loved ones. And there are the people you spend the most time with, whether you like it or not. The latter are your co-workers. Creepy, energetic, over-ambitious or totally weird, you are kind of stuck with them. Which category do...
  • Faridabad: Aam Aadmi Party opens office at Ballabgarh February 22, 2015

    Faridabad: Buoyed by its overwhelming victory in Delhi Assembly polls, Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday opened its office in Ballabgarh area of this district in Haryana. "The party has decided to open the office in the city after observing large number of its followers in the area," party's district organiser Abhash...
  • Dispose off RTI applications, appeals as per guidelines: Government to departments February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: The government has asked ministries to properly dispose off applications and appeals filed under the Right to Information (RTI) Act as per the laid down guidelines. The Public Information Officer (PIO) should communicate reason for rejection, period within which appeal can be filed and particulars of appellate authority while...
  • Swine flu cases surge to 190 in Uttar Pradesh February 21, 2015

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh on Saturday reported 25 fresh cases of swine flu, taking the number of those infected with the H1N1 influenza to 190 in the state. Chief Medical Officer of Lucknow SNS Yadav said that 24 new cases have been detected in the state capital in the last 24 hours....
  • PMO asks intelligence agencies to strictly probe officers in Oil Ministry document leak case February 21, 2015

    New Delhi: After Delhi Police arrested 12 officials over the leak of documents from the Oil Ministry, the Intelligence agencies on Saturday were warned by the Prime Minister's Office to strictly probe officers involved. The list with the names of almost 15 joint secretary level officials is with PMO and...
  • Delhi Police appoints nodal officer for Christian establishments February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: In the wake of recent attacks on Christian establishments in the city, Delhi Police on Thursday appointed an officer of the rank of Additional DCP as the "nodal officer" for attending to issues related to churches and educational institutions of the community. Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi appointed Joy...
  • Microsoft Office for iOS now lets you save, edit docs from Dropbox, Box February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Microsoft has announced that users of its Office for iOS suite will now be able to save and edit their files from Dropbox, Box, and other third-party storage apps to iCloud. The company in its blog post unveiled two new intergration features- file picker integration for the iPad and...
  • Mumbai: Woman staffer levels allegation of molestation against IPS officer February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: A woman staffer levelled allegation of molestation against an IPS officer in Mumbai. The 32-year-old woman was working as a clerk in the office of an IPS officer of Additional Director General rank. In a written complaint to Colaba police station, the woman alleged that the senior police officer groped...
  • Here's why you really don't need to subscribe to Microsoft Office 365 February 12, 2015

    New York: Just as I was warming up to choosing a Microsoft Office 365 subscription over making a one-time software purchase, Microsoft started giving away a lot of subscription benefits for free. The company now offers Word, Excel and others at no cost on most mobile devices. It's a smart move...
  • Delhi elections: Elaborate arrangements at AAP office for Tuesday February 9, 2015

    New Delhi: With exit polls predicting a majority for AAP, the party has geared up for celebrations on the counting day on Tuesday and has made elaborate preparations at the party office in Patel Nagar. Party chief Arvind Kejriwal is also expected to reach the Patel Nagar office in the...
  • Vodafone India appoints Naveen Chopra as COO February 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Vodafone India today announced the appointment of Naveen Chopra as Chief Operating Officer with effect from April 1, 2015. Chopra, currently Director - Vodafone Business Services (VBS), will succeed Sunil Sood, who will be the MD and CEO of the company effective April 1. Vodafone had earlier said that Sood...
  • Ajith's 'Yennai Arindhaal' collects Rs 20.83 crore within two days of its release February 7, 2015

    Chennai: Actor Ajith Kumar's Tamil action-thriller 'Yennai Arindhaal', despite hitting the screens on a weekday, managed to gross Rs.20.83 crore within the first two days of release in Tamil Nadu. The movie hit the screens Thursday. "It's very unlikely for a star's film to release on a Thursday and expect to rake...
  • 'Khamoshiyan' fares better than 'Hawaizaada', 'Rahasya' at the box office February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Supernatural erotica 'Khamoshiyan' has performed better than the other two new releases 'Hawaizaada' and 'Rahasya' at the domestic box office. 'Khamoshiyan', starring Gurmeet Choudhary, Sapna Pabbi and Ali Fazal, raked in Rs.4.13 crore in two days, read a statement. The film has been made on a budget of Rs.11 crore...
  • Uber cab rape case: Court records statement of Delhi Police Investigating Officer January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday recorded the testimony of the investigating officer of the two-month-old Uber cab rape case, with indications that recording of prosecution evidence was likely to conclude in a few days. Delhi Police Sub Inspector Renu, the investigating officer (IO) of the case, recorded her...
  • Microsoft gives away Word, Excel, PowerPoint apps for free for Android tablets January 29, 2015

    Seattle: Microsoft made its popular Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications available for free on Android tablets on Thursday, marking the latest step in its drive to get as many mobile customers as possible using its software. It also released an app for its popular Outlook email program to run on Apple's...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 28, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena drops a political bomb, says drop 'secularism' from preamble January 28, 2015

    The Bharatiya Janata Party led government at the Centre is facing yet another controversy after its ally Shiv Sena said it wants the words 'socialist' and 'secular' removed from the Preamble of the Constitution of India. ...
  • A quick guide to 'preacher' IAS officer Umashankar case January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: An IAS officer has kicked up a row in Tamil Nadu. C Umashankar, a 51 year old IAS officer has been accused of preaching Christianity at public places. Taking a strong exception to this, the Tamil Nadu government has ordered him not to hold any public religious meetings....
  • Box Office report: Akshay Kumar's 'Baby' beats Sonam Kapoor's 'Dolly Ki Doli' January 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Within three days of its release, Akshay Kumar-starrer "Baby" has grossed over Rs.35 crore, a figure much ahead of the over-Rs.10 crore-mark that Sonam Kapoor-starrer "Dolly Ki Doli" has managed. Directed by Neeraj Pandey, "Baby" earned Rs.36.07 crore in just three days, read a statement. Also starring Anupam Kher, Rana...
  • Microsoft Office 2016 will be available in the second half of 2015 January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Microsoft's updated version of Office for desktop will be called Office 2016, and is expected to arrive in the second half of 2015. Although the company is yet to reveal specific details about the software, it has announced that Office 2016 will be available later this year. "We will...
  • Watch: Police Officer gets caught lip syncing Taylor Swift song January 21, 2015

    A video of a police officer in the US singing along to Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' has attracted millions of viewers after the singer praised the video herself.Officer Jeff Davis of the Dover Police Department in Delaware was filmed "getting down to this sick beat" on his DashCam, reported...
  • Delhi elections: Dissent in BJP over ticket distribution grows; while leaders quit, supporters take to streets January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Dissent in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over ticket distribution spilled onto the streets a day after the party released its list of candidates with supporters of party's Delhi unit Satish Upadhyay and other ticket aspirants staging protests in New Delhi over denial of ticket to them. Another group...
  • Sunny Leone: Feel proud to see Priyanka Chopra's billboard in the US; she is the most inspiring woman in Bollywood January 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Sunny Leone says she finds Priyanka Chopra the most inspiring woman in Bollywood. Sunny was present at the cover launch of a magazine here along with her husband Daniel Webber when she was asked to name her favorite actress in Hindi filmdom. She said: "Who do I think great actress?...
  • Delhi elections: EC asks CEO to take measures for differently abled to cast vote January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Monday asked the Delhi Chief Electoral Officer to put in place a variety of measures to ensure that differently abled voters do not face problems while casting their ballot in the Assembly polls here on February 7. In a letter to CEO Delhi Chandra...
  • Fake PMO website busted by Delhi Police, mastermind arrested January 18, 2015

    A fake website of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) named 'Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Yojna' has been busted by Delhi Crime Branch on Sunday. The website was offering loans to entrepreneurs after initial deposit of a few lakhs and was being run from Howrah with an active call centre with 17...
  • Fake PMO website busted by Delhi Police, mastermind Sudipta Chatterjee arrested January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: A fake website of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) named 'Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Yojna' has been busted by Delhi Crime Branch on Sunday. The website was offering loans to entrepreneurs after initial deposit of a few lakhs and was being run from Howrah in West Bengal with an active...
  • 10 things that you can relate to when you have to go to office on a Sunday! January 18, 2015

    There is a special place in hell for bosses who make their minions work on a Sunday. That special place is office. And that is why he sends the employees there. Here are ten things that every eternally damned soul can relate to when they have to go to office...
  • Man at Texas hospital has surrendered, says Sheriff's office January 11, 2015

    Tomball: Authorities say the father of a patient at a Texas hospital who became distraught over his son's condition has surrendered without incident. They said he did not have a weapon. The Harris County Sheriff's Office said on Saturday night that the man had been with his adult son inside a...