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  • Aamir Khan's 'P.K.' release date confirmed for December 19 15-04-2014 02:49 PM

    New Delhi: Christmas season seems to spell magic for Aamir Khan's films and continuing with the trend, the makers of his upcoming film "P.K." have decided to release it about a week before X-Mas. "Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney India, confirm that 'P.K.' shall...
  • Dhumal 'misusing' BJP for personal gains, says Virbhadra 07-04-2014 12:04 AM

    Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday lashed out at his predecessor PK Dhumal, saying he was "misusing" BJP for his personal ends. Talking to reporters at Hamirpur, Singh defended the Governor's move to grant prosecution sanction against Dhumal in the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) land lease case,...
  • Union Minister Ahmed aims for seventh inning in LS 05-04-2014 11:41 AM

    Malappuram: Only a political miracle can upset the apple cart of Union Minister and Indian Union Muslim League President E Ahmed, who is seeking his seventh innings to Parliament from Malappuram constituency in Kerala. According to political observers, such is the electoral track record of the constituency, known as Manjeri...
  • Election Yatra: Will E Ahmad be able to trump CPM in Malappuram? 02-04-2014 11:55 AM

    Malappuram: Northern Kerala is the stronghold of the Indian Union Muslim League, the main ally of the Congress party in Kerala. Union Minister E Ahmad, the six time MP, has approached the people of Malappuram with the development initiatives that he has done for the constituency and in the state....
  • MPs Rating: Anurag Thakur scores 7.66 on a scale of 10 25-03-2014 04:40 PM

    New Delhi: BJP leader Anurag Thakur is a member of Lok Sabha from Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh. He is the son of former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal. The BJP leader who is seeking re-election from his constituency has scored 7.66 on a scale of 10 in a...
  • Snapshot: Style alert! Anushka Sharma steps out in button-up jeans with no zipper 20-03-2014 11:34 AM

    If the ensembles she chooses to wear for her public outings and social events are anything to go, Anushka Sharma is certainly clear about her sense of style. So when Anushka, who will soon be seen in Aamir Khan's 'PK', was spotted wearing button-up jeans without a zipper, the style...
  • PK Bansal hits out at detractors, says he has nothing to hide 16-03-2014 08:38 PM

    Chandigarh: Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Sunday hit out at his detractors, who questioned his renomination from Chandigarh over the cash-for-post scam issue, claiming he was a victim of a conspiracy and had suffered despite there being no evidence against him. "It was a conspiracy against me, a...
  • Nobody should flout Model Code of Conduct: Chief Electoral Officer PK Jajoria 14-03-2014 09:45 AM

    Jharkhand Chief Electoral Officer PK Jajoria on Thursday said no political party or leader should flout the Model Code of Conduct in the run up to the Lok Sabha elections. "No political party or candidate should issue any statement that would flout the Model Code of Conduct," Jajoria said while...
  • 2 killed, 4 injured in road mishap 08-03-2014 08:33 PM

    Two people were killed and four others, including a Samajwadi Party leader, were on Saturday injured when a sugarcane-laden truck overturned and hit the SUV in which they were travelling, near Munderwa police chowki in Basti, police said. PK Rai, who enjoys minister of state status in Uttar Pradesh government,...
  • Sanjay Dutt shot for his role in 'PK' before going to jail: Rajkumar Hirani 05-03-2014 01:15 PM

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani has said actor Sanjay Dutt shot for his portions in the upcoming film 'P.K' before going to jail last year to serve his remaining term in the 1993 bomb blast case. "He has already shot for his portions before he went (to jail)," Hirani said at...
  • Will not merge with BJP: Himachal Lokhit Party 03-03-2014 09:33 PM

    Himachal Lokhit Party (HLP), floated by BJP rebels during Assembly polls in 2012, on Monday decided not to merge with BJP, setting at rest all speculations about party Supremo Maheshwar Singh contesting the Lok Sabha poll from Mandi constituency as a candidate of the saffron party. "The core committee of...
  • JNU and BHU keen to open centres in Bihar, says PK Shahi 19-02-2014 06:49 PM

    Delhi-based Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Banaras Hindu University (BHU) are keen to open their centres in Bihar, state Education Minister PK Shahi on Wednesday said. "JNU's official has informed us that they will open a centre in Bihar after permission from the union human resource ministry," Shahi said. Shahi...
  • Odisha boat tragedy toll reaches 28, probe ordered 11-02-2014 12:04 AM

    The toll in Sunday's boat tragedy in Odisha rose to 28 Monday, with rescuers retrieving more bodies, officials said. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ordered an inquiry into the tragedy and announced an ex-gratia grant of Rs 1.5 lakh to the kin of the dead. "Seventeen bodies were retrieved today (Monday)....
  • Friday Movie Guide for 2014: PK, Bombay Velvet, Bang Bang 30-01-2014 01:20 PM

    After the release of Salman Khan's much anticipated film 'Jai Ho', movie buffs can now gear up for some other interesting films lined up for release this year. From Aamir Khan's 'P.K' to Ranbir Kapoor's 'Bombay Velvet', here are some of the biggest releases that will keep your Friday busy...
  • AMU in Kishanganj: Bihar minister PK Shahi irked over not being invited for ceremony 28-01-2014 09:16 AM

    Bihar government on Monday registered a protest with the Centre over not being invited to the foundation-laying ceremony of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) centre by Congress president Sonia Gandhi on January 30 at Kisanganj. Bihar Education minister PK Shahi wrote a letter to Union Human Resources Development minister MM...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' delayed by 6 months; to release in December 2014 21-01-2014 11:11 AM

    Mumbai: The release of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's much-awaited film 'PK' has been delayed and it will now hit cinema houses in December. "PK release shall be in Christmas 2014," producers Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films announced here today, without citing any reason. The film, a political satire...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' to be released on Christmas 20-01-2014 04:22 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan is all set to release his upcoming film 'PK' this Christmas. Aamir, 48, took to social networking site Facebook to announce the release date of the Rajkumar Hirani directed film. It is his second collaboration with Hirani following the success of '3 Idiots'. "Hey guys, PK...
  • Only the corrupt go to jail, not those who expose them: Dhumal 19-01-2014 10:04 PM

    Responding to the defamation cases filed by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, opposition BJP leader PK Dhumal on Sunday said, "I am fully confident that the truth will prevail... and truth will be our defence." "I have full faith in the judiciary and the highest regard for it," Dhumal said, adding...
  • Bihar government to sack 2,500 teachers after they failed to clear competency tests 17-01-2014 03:00 PM

    The Bihar government has decided to sack over 2,500 contractual school teachers after they failed to clear two consecutive competency tests, officials on Friday said. "The education department has completed its formalities to sack those teachers who failed twice in competency test," an official of the department said. Bihar Education...
  • Flayed for midday meal deaths, Bihar now 5th among best performing states 14-01-2014 05:09 PM

    Despite facing nationwide criticism over death of 23 children after having the midday meal last year, Bihar now secured the fifth position among best performing states. Claiming Bihar made strides in providing midday meal, state Education minister PK Shahi said as per assessment by Central agencies, "We are in the...
  • Congress forms screening committee, PK Bansal gets bigger role 10-01-2014 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the Congress has formed a screening committee and former railways minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who resigned in the wake Railways recruitment scam, is a member of it. He will look after Gujarat and Rajasthan along with Daman and Diu and Dadar...
  • PK: Member of Aamir Khan's film crew arrested 12-10-2013 10:40 AM

    New Delhi: A unit director of Aamir Khan's upcoming movie 'PK' has been arrested for hurting religious sentiments during the shooting of a scene for the film, police said Friday. The film crew member, whose name police refused to reveal, was arrested Wednesday and a case was registered against him...
  • Phailin: We have to ensure zero casualty, says Odisha relief official 11-10-2013 12:04 PM

    Odisha Special Relief Commissioner PK Mahapatra has said that super cyclone Phailin is going to be one of the worst that the country has seen and that the teams are making all efforts to ensure zero casualty. ...
  • Quality mid-day meal not possible under existing funding pattern: PK Sahi 11-10-2013 10:42 AM

    In the backdrop of the Bihar mid-day meal tragedy which claimed 23 students' lives, state Education Minister PK Sahi on Thursday suggested a review of the cost factor under the scheme, saying the existing funding pattern is grossly inadequate to ensure quality food. Sahi, whose suggestions were supported by Education...
  • Sons of ex-CM PK Dhumal booked for alleged cheating, conspiracy in land scam 04-10-2013 08:12 AM

    Tightening its noose on BJP MP Anurag Thakur and his brother Arun Singh, both sons of former Chief Minister PK Dhumal, Vigilance and Anti Corruption Bureau on booked them for alleged cheating and conspiracy in a land case. The two were booked under various sections of the IPC and the...
  • Aamir Khan's 'P.K.' to be released on June 6, 2014 01-10-2013 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Rajkumar Hirani's political satire 'P.K.' is set to hit the screens June 6 next year. Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney UTV, have announced the release date of 'P.K.' in an official statement. After the success of '3 Idiots', Hirani has teamed up...
  • Nitish silent, Sharad says one has to pay for one's wrongdoing 30-09-2013 04:13 PM

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday refused to comment on a CBI court order convicting his bete noire Lalu Prasad in the fodder scam but his party JD(U) president Sharad Yadav said the RJD chief was "paying" for "looting the government treasury" for his personal greed and it is...
  • Teachers get salary in bank account, can also avail loan facility 10-09-2013 03:37 PM

    With an aim to do away with delay in payment of salary and harassment of teachers in the hands of panchayat and district boards, the Bihar government, in yet another innovative step, has made the facility for payment to their bank account with additional facility of loan. All the four...
  • Sports Ministry urges IOC to retain wrestling in 2020 Olympics 04-09-2013 04:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Sports Ministry has requested full membership of the International Olympic Committee to take up the matter of wrestling at the 125th session of IOC at Buenos Aires, Argentina and retain the game in the category of core sports in Olympic Games. In a letter written to all...
  • Aamir Khan starts his films from scratch: Sushant Singh Rajput 21-08-2013 02:49 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who shares screen space with Aamir Khan in 'PK', praises his co-star saying that despite being so experienced, he starts from scratch. "I didn't have too many scenes with Aamir. I had few conversations with him. He is very inspiring. Whatever projects he starts with,...