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  • Bengaluru: Office assistant accused of firing at two girls arrested April 1, 2015

    Bengaluru: College office assistant who shot dead a 17-year-old girl and injured her friend in South East Bengaluru has been arrested by the police on Wednesday afternoon. The injured friend has been admitted to a nearby private hospital. Reportedly, the incident took place inside college premises. The deceased is a second-year pre-university...
  • Bengaluru: 17-year-old girl shot dead by college office assistant, another girl injured April 1, 2015

    Bengaluru: A 17-year-old girl was shot dead and her friend injured by a college office assistant in South East Bengaluru on Tuesday when she was on her way to college. The girl succumbed to her injuries on the spot while the injured friend has been admitted to a nearby private...
  • Copenhagen on high alert after two deadly shootouts February 16, 2015

    Denmark's capital Copenhagen is on high alert after two separate incidents of shootings left two dead and five injured. Copenhagen Police shot dead a man who opened fire on them hours after the attacks in the city. ...
  • Man who saved lives at Paris grocery gets French citizenship January 21, 2015

    Paris: French authorities on Tuesday honored a Mali-born employee who saved lives at the kosher supermarket attacked by terrorists as a hero and granted him French citizenship. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve praised Muslim Lassana Bathily, 24, for his "courage" and "heroism" during a ceremony in the presence of Prime Minister Manuel...
  • US issues worldwide alert for its citizens post France attacks January 10, 2015

    Washington: In view of the horrific terrorist attacks in France, the US has issued a caution for its citizens worldwide, including in India, saying attacks against Americans are becoming increasingly prevalent. "Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 9, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shootout at Kosher supermarket in southwest Paris, two dead January 9, 2015

    A fresh shooting has been reported inside a Jewsish grocery store in Eastern Paris. At least 2 people are believed to be dead. French media is reporting that several hostages, including women and children are being held inside. Reports say police are in touch with the suspects who claim to...
  • French policeman shot by gunman on Thursday succumbs to injuries January 8, 2015

    Paris: A French police officer has succumbed to her injuries on Thursday afternoon after being shot by a gunman in southern Paris. This comes right after the Thursday shooting after terrorists stormed into the Charlie Hebdo office and shot twelve people dead. The gunman who attacked on the policemen on...
  • Paris attack: Forced terror on the name of religion January 8, 2015

    As the alleged Islamic terrorists attack the city of Paris, here is what cartoonist Neelabh has to show. ...
  • Tabu is a wonderful actress, I'm excited to work with her: Manoj Bajpayee November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpayee says he is looking forward to working with Tabu in his upcoming film and calls her a "wonderful actress". "I am excited to work with Tabu. she is a wonderful actress," the actor told IANS. "I will start shooting with her in my next which will be co-produced...
  • Hyderabad: Unidentified assailants shoot at Aurobindo Pharma Director KN Reddy November 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: It was a narrow escape for Aurobindo Pharma's Director K Nityananda Reddy on Wednesday morning when a man wielding an AK-47 rifle allegedly tried to abduct the businessman in Banjara Hills in Hyderabad. When he resisted, the unidentified gunman fired three rounds in the air before fleeing the scene....
  • 'Man who attacked Canada Parliament was sharp-minded, talkative' October 24, 2014

    Abu-Bakhr Abdelkareem, former Ottawa Mission resident described the man who attacked Canadian Parliament as sharp-minded and talkative. ...
  • Ottawa shootout: Deceased suspect's mother grieves over the death of victims and not son October 23, 2014

    Ottawa: The mother of the man accused of killing a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial and then storming into the Canadian Parliament before being shot dead, says that she is crying for the victims of the shooting, not her son. In a brief and tear-filled telephone interview with The Associated Press...
  • Canada Parliament attack: Ottawa hospital says received three patients, two in stable condition October 22, 2014

    Ottawa: Ottawa Hospital received three patients, two of whom are in stable condition, following shootings in the Canadian capital on Wednesday, a hospital spokeswoman said in an emailed statement. A Canadian soldier was shot at the National War Memorial in downtown Ottawa and a suspected gunman was shot and killed in...
  • US Congressional resolution honours Sikh victims of Wisconsin shootout August 1, 2014

    Washington: A bipartisan Congressional resolution introduced on the second anniversary of Oak Creek Gurudwara shooting that killed six people has condemned the murderous attack and honours the memory of its victims. California Democrat Congressman John Garamendi, a cochair of the Congressional American Sikh Caucus, introduced the resolution which offers heartfelt condolences...
  • Dehradun shootout: 17 policemen sent for life imprisonment June 9, 2014

    A Delhi court on Monday awarded life imprisonment to 17 of the 18 policemen convicted of killing a 22yearold MBA student in a fake shootout in Dehradun in 2009. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge JPS Malik awarded life terms to 17 policemen involved in the staged gun battle...
  • Sophie Choudry on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa': Competition is already tougher than usual June 2, 2014

    Mumbai: VJactresssinger Sophie Choudry, who will be seen in dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', admits she is not thinking of winning the show at the moment. Sophie, who has done dance numbers in films like 'Heyy Babyy' and 'Shootout at Wadala', said she is looking forward to give...
  • 18 killed in shooting at Nigeria State Security headquarters March 30, 2014

    Abuja: A shootout at Nigeria's State Security Services headquarters near the presidential villa killed at least 18 people today, a government spokeswoman said of what appears to be an attempted jailbreak by Islamic extremists. Residents described shooting that went on for two hours on Sunday morning. Security services spokeswoman Marilyn Ogar tried...
  • Spending time with family is the best stress buster: Manoj Bajpayee March 9, 2014

    Mumbai: What is the best way to reduce tension? Spending time with the family, says acclaimed actor Manoj Bajpayee. "Getting candid with my family the best stress-buster. One look at them and I feel every trouble is worth it. Do you think so too?" -- tweeted Manoj who is married to...
  • Will 'Ragini MMS 2' establish Sunny Leone in Bollywood? January 19, 2014

    Mumbai: IndoCanadian adult film starturnedactress Sunny Leone has confessed to having a sweet tooth and admits that she puts in extra sugar in her tea. "I love a lot of sugar in my tea," Sunny said during the shooting of UTV Stars' show 'Breakfast To Dinner'. She also said that she refrains...
  • Sunny Leone: I would have been nothing if my husband wasn't by my side January 18, 2014

    Mumbai: From being an adult film actress to creating waves in Bollywood, Sunny Leone has come a long way in the past few years. The IndoCanadian talent credits her husband Daniel Weber for her success. The duo got married in 2011. "I would have been nothing if Daniel wasn't by my side,"...
  • Bollywood's meanest, funkiest, funniest dialogues of 2013 December 31, 2013

    New Delhi:Songs, dialogues define our cinema. The year saw several blockbusters like 'Chennai Express', 'Krrish 3', 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ramleela' and also some extremely big budget films like 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Dobaara' and 'Himmatwala' failing at the Box Office. From the rustic falvours of Gujarat in Goliyon...
  • Flashback 2013: The best onscreen kisses of the year December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Call it the coming of age of Bollywood. But in 2013, more mainstream actors did liplocks than in any recent year. Here's saluting the 10 best kisses of the year: Imran KhanAnushka Sharma in 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola': This may have been the year of disasters for Imran Khan. But...
  • Fake shootout: Film producer arrested for implicating Salman Khan December 21, 2013

    New Delhi: In a plot straight out of Bollywood, a film producer was arrested for allegedly trying to implicate Salman Khan in a fake attack on himself in order to coerce the film star to work in his next project. 47yearold Hardev Singh, a citybased businessman and owner of a...
  • '24' is drawing youngsters to TV: Anil Kapoor October 31, 2013

    Kolkata: Receiving compliments for his debut television production '24' is a pleasure for actor Anil Kapoor. He said that the biggest achievement of the thriller is that it has managed to hook youngsters. "The best thing is that youngsters who never used to watch TV are hooked to it. They have...
  • When producer Guneet Monga sold her house to save a film October 25, 2013

    Dharamsala: She is such a staunch supporter of new wave of cinema that Guneet Monga even sold her house to complete 'Monsoon Shootout', which was screened at the Cannes film festival this year. Tagged as the country's most prolific producer of the new wave of cinema, she is also CEO of...
  • Delhi's most wanted criminal Neetu Dobadia killed in police shootout October 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi's most wanted criminal Neetu Dobadia was killed in a police shootout near Hyatt Hotel late on Thursday. Delhi Police said that Dobadia's henchman Alok and another member of the gang have also been killed in the encounter. No one from the police have been injured in the...
  • What keeps Anil Kapoor busy apart from '24' October 20, 2013

    New Delhi: While his debut TV project '24' is being widely appreciated, actorproducer Anil Kapoor is trying his best to balance his other projects. The actor is dividing his time between promoting '24' as well as hearing new film scripts. "Anil Kapoor has been recently balancing his entire day, giving time to...
  • Action director Tinnu Verma in police custody August 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood action director Tinnu Verma, who was absconding after allegedly attacking his step-brother Manohar, is now in police custody, police officials here confirmed Thursday. When contacted by IANS, an official at Kurar Police Station in Malad East, where the case against Tinnu was registered, said: "Yes, Tinnu was arrested last...
  • Coaxed by daughters, Anil Kapoor joins Twitter August 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor is on Twitter. He says his daughters actress Sonam and filmmaker Rhea pushed him into joining the microblogging site. "So after all that coaxing by my digitally savvy daughters, I am finally on Twitter. Let's connect," Anil posted in his first tweet Tuesday. Both Sonam...