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  • NDA leaders attend Iftar party by Ram Vilas Paswan 2 days ago

    Several NDA leaders attended the Iftar party organised by Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan at the state headquarters of the Lok Janshakti Party. Paswan greeted and welcomed everybody on the occasion and prayed for development and prosperity of the nation as well as Bihar. Rashtriya...
  • Shilpa Shetty shares memories of her Goan escapade with Raj 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Shilpa Shetty, whose Satyug Gold company has partnered with the Goa Wedding Show 2014, which she and her husband Raj Kundra are endorsing, says she has fond memories of the state. At an event here Friday, Shilpa shared memories of the first Valentine's Day she spent with Raj in Goa. "I...
  • Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra celebrated their first Valentine's Day in Goa 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Shilpa Shetty, whose Satyug Gold company has partnered with the Goa Wedding Show 2014, which she and her husband Raj Kundra are endorsing, says she has fond memories of the state. At an event here Friday, Shilpa shared memories of the first Valentine's Day she spent with Raj in Goa. "I...
  • Sachin Tendulkar remembers former BCCI president Raj Singh Dungarpur 4 days ago

    Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today fondly remembered former BCCI President Raj Singh Dungarpur's big role in shaping up his cricket career. "Rajbhai has played an immense role in making me the cricketer that I am and giving me the opportunities that I had in my life," the 41-year old said at...
  • Jet Airways appoints Sivakumar as chief commercial officer 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Private airline Jet Airways on Friday appointed its senior vice president Raj Sivakumar as chief commercial officer with immediate effect, besides appointing Rajeev Nambiar as vice president for sales (domestic market). In addition, Jet Airways has also approved the appointment of Martin Drew as vice president for cargo, a statement...
  • 'Bullets will fly on October 2': Worst PR gaffe ever? Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' to be released on Gandhi Jayanti 6 days ago

    We are almost sure that most of you must have seen and swooned over the teaser of the upcoming film 'Bang Bang'. Starring Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif, the movie is the official remake of the Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz starrer 'Knight and Day'. One of the things that caught...
  • Ileana D'Cruz: Had a great time shooting 'Happy Ending' July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: After the success of her last film 'Main Tera Hero', actress Ileana D'Cruz hopes that her next venture opposite Saif Ali Khan and Govinda titled 'Happy Ending' is appreciated by the audience. The romantic comedy has been directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK. The film also features...
  • World class auditorium to be constructed in Rewa in memory of Raj Kapoor July 20, 2014

    A world class auditorium will be constructed in Rewa city of Madhya Pradesh in the memory of legendary actor late Raj Kapoor. This was announced by Madhya Pradesh Public Relations, Energy and Mining Minister Rajendra Shukla on Saturday while inaugurating the two-day-long Vindhya Mahotsav in Rewa, an official release said on...
  • Auditorium to be set up in Rewa in memory of Raj Kapoor July 20, 2014

    Bhopal: A world class auditorium will be constructed in Rewa city of Madhya Pradesh in the memory of legendary actor late Raj Kapoor. This was announced by Madhya Pradesh Public Relations, Energy and Mining Minister Rajendra Shukla yesterday while inaugurating the two-day-long Vindhya Mahotsav in Rewa, an official release said...
  • Indian women to play Test cricket after 8 long years July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian women cricket team will be playing a four-day 'Test' match after a gap of eight long years as they gear up for a short two and half week tour of England starting August 7. India will be playing a 'Test' and three ODIs during the 19 day...
  • DM directs officials to redress grievances in fifteen days July 15, 2014

    The Amethi district magistrate on Tuesday directed officials of the administration to redress public grievances between seven to fifteen days. District Magistrate Jagat Raj Tripathi said this while presiding over 'Tehsil Divas' and directed concerned officials to be present compulsorily in their offices for the redress of complaints, and maintain quality...
  • Didn't mock Modi, just pointed out trends on social media: Raj Thackeray July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday rejected reports claiming he had mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said he was only pointing at the "changing trend" of social media in recent comments made to his party's supporters. "I have never mocked Prime Minister Modi. I was only speaking about the...
  • MP Finance Commission gets new Chairman, two members July 12, 2014

    Former Minister Himmat Kothari has been appointed Chairman of Madhya Pradesh State Finance Commission (MPSFC), which has also got two new members. The BJP leader had earlier served as Home Minister of the State. The State Government appointed Kothari to the post on July 11, an official in Bhopal release on July12. Retired IAS officers Dileep Raj...
  • My son is not a rocket to be launched: Raj Thackeray July 11, 2014

    Mumbai: MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Friday dismissed reports that his son Amit would be joining politics and might be made the chief of the party's students wing. Amit attended the MNS's youth wing which was addressed by his father and MNS chief on Friday. "Believe me, don't believe the media...
  • District authorities seal 5 godowns for not clearing farmers' dues July 11, 2014

    The district authorities have attached sugar worth Rs 90 crore and sealed five godowns of a sugar mill in Mansoorpur area here for not clearing dues of farmers. The revenue department has issued recovery certificate (RC) against farmers' pending dues of Rs 70 crores to paid by the sugar mill, District...
  • Quick Quiz: How well do you know the Kapoor clan? July 2, 2014

    The Kapoor family is the oldest family of the Hindi film industry. And it is their contribution to Indian cinema, for generations now, that have helped them earn huge popularity and respect. Take our quiz to know how well you know the Kapoor clan. ...
  • Choppy seas, guns and helicopters: A lot is going on in the first poster of 'Bang Bang', starring Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif July 1, 2014

    The upcoming thriller 'Bang Bang' by Siddharth Raj Anand has been generating a lot of buzz among the media as well as the audiences. Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif will reprise their 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobaraa' chemistry on screen. Rumoured to be a remake of the Tom Cruise-Cameron Diaz hit...
  • Schools in Lucknow to re-open on July 7 due to heatwave June 30, 2014

    With the heatwave continuing unabated in Lucknow and other parts of the state, the schools in the city will now re-open after the summer recess July 7, officials said Monday. District magistrate of Lucknow, Raj Shekhar Sunday ordered extension of the summer vacations by another week, keeping in mind the "extreme...
  • 'For my fans I will always remain Rani Mukerji, won't change my surname to Chopra' June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukerji, who got married to director producer Aditya Chopra in April this year, says she wants to retain her surname and would not change it to Chopra. Rani tied knot with Aditya in a quiet ceremony in Italy. Though actresses like Aishwarya Rai and Kareena Kapoor adapted...
  • UP Governor to meet public regularly, BJP questions move June 24, 2014

    The newly-appointed Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Aziz Qureshi, has decide to meet the general public regularly, a move which has been questioned by BJP. "Dr Qureshi will be available for general public at Raj Bhawan between 11 am to 1 pm daily (excluding holidays)," said an official release in Lucknow on...
  • Armaan Jain loves Raj Kapoor's body of work June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The new kid on the block Armaan Jain "loves" his grandfather's body of work and says that one day he would love to play a joker on the big screen the way legendary Raj Kapoor did in "Mera Naam Joker". "I love my nana's (Raj Kapoor) work. My nana was...
  • In Kapoor family, we talk only about food not about acting: Armaan Jain June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Newcomer Armaan Jain, who is Raj Kapoor's grandson, says 'Kapoors' are more synonymous with food and noise than for their acting chops, which runs in the family. Armaan's mother Rima is the younger daughter of Raj Kapoor who is married to Manoj Jain. The young actor is making his debut in...
  • Rajat Gupta loses appeal of $13.9 million fine, heads to prison June 17, 2014

    New York: Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc director Rajat Gupta on Tuesday lost his challenge to a $13.9 million civil penalty and a permanent ban from acting as an officer for a public company, the same day he was scheduled to begin serving a two-year prison sentence. In a brief order,...
  • BJP slams Manjhi for describing 'jungle raj' as 'old issue' June 17, 2014

    Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday criticised Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi for describing 'jungle raj' in the state as 'an old issue'. "You can afford to forget it, but we are unable to do so," Modi, a former deputy chief minister told reporters in Patna. "The 'jungle...
  • Can Netas stop implementation of rear seat belt rule? June 16, 2014

    Two weeks after Union Minister Gopinath Munde was killed in a road accident, no lessons seem to have been learnt. In Kerala, Transport Commissioner Rishi Raj Singh issued a circular making seat belts mandatory for all passengers in a four-wheeler. But the move has not gone well with the politicians....
  • Kerala rear seat belts row: Transport Commissioner unhappy with decision being scrapped, extends his leave June 16, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Two weeks after Union Minister Gopinath Munde was killed in a road accident, no lessons seem to have been learnt. In Kerala, Transport Commissioner Rishi Raj Singh issued a circular making seat belts mandatory for all passengers in a four-wheeler. But the move has not gone well with the...
  • Vasundhara Raje cabinet to constitute 5th State Finance Commission soon June 6, 2014

    The Vasundhara Raje cabinet on Thursday resolved that the Rajasthan government would soon constitute the Fifth State Finance Commission for the Panchayati Raj and Local Bodies' welfare and their financial matters. This decision was taken at the cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, according to a CMO official. As per...