Mumbai actor tweets police, asks for help after man masturbates in front of his wife


Mumbai actor tweets police, asks for help after man masturbates in front of his wife. Actor Sumeet Ragahvan took to Twitter on Monday afternoon, reporting to the police that an unidentified man had masturbated in front of his wife in Vile Parle. The police said they were hunting for the accused. The Vile Parle police

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan meets Twitter officials Amitabh Bachchan meets Twitter officials

Amitabh Bachchan meets Twitter officials. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who threatened to quit Twitter after losing followers earlier this month, met some officials from the micro-blogging site to understand the digital platform. He says the working on the micro-blogging platform is very apparent. “The Twitter team came from across the seas to visit me at work

Family tries to poison girl for 'honour' Family tries to poison girl for ‘honour’

A minor girl’s father and uncle have been booked for allegedly trying to poison her after she married a man of her choice in Muzaffarnagar district, police said today.The girl’s father and uncle have been absconding after a police complaint was registered against them yesterday. The girl has been admitted to a hospital in the

Ali Abbas Zafar starts 'Bharat' journey with superstar Salman Khan Ali Abbas Zafar starts ‘Bharat’ journey

Ali Abbas Zafar starts ‘Bharat’ journey. Director Ali Abbas Zafar has started working on his next film titled “Bharat” with superstar Salman Khan in the lead. “Work begins on ‘Bharat’ in freezing London, home for some days. May God bless us all,” Zafar tweeted on Monday. This will be the third time Salman and Zafar

Former ‘Bigg Boss’ contestant joins Kangana-starrer

Former “Bigg Boss” contestant Vivek Mishra has joined the cast of “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi”, starring actress Kangana Ranaut. “I’m really happy to star in the film. The film itself will help to educate the generation. It will teach the meaning of love for the nation. Queen of Jhansi was an inspiring figure,” Vivek

Singapore to impose carbon tax from 2019

Singapore said today it would impose a carbon tax from next year to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and make companies more competitive as global agreements on climate change take effect. Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said the tax would be levied on all facilities producing 25,000 tonnes or more of greenhouse gas emissions a

‘Black Panther’ breaks box-office records in debut weekend

‘Black Panther’ breaks box-office records in debut weekend. The Disney-Marvel movie ‘Black Panther’ has received the fifth-biggest opening of all time by raking in a whopping $192 million in the debut weekend. The Ryan Coogler-directorial has blown away the record for the largest opening for an African-American director which belonged to F. Gary Gray and

Google 'Tez'
Pay utility bills now with Google ‘Tez’

Google India on Monday announced that people can now pay water, electricity, DTH and mobile bills with its “Tez” digital payment app without any transaction charges. Built on the Unified Payments Interface (UPI), the “Tez” app will bring bill payments for over 80 billers for private and public utility service providers across the country.“We are adding

Bagdogra airport to install sanitary napkin vending machines
Bagdogra airport to install sanitary napkin vending machines

The Bagdogra airport in Darjeeling district will soon have sanitary napkin dispensing machines at its terminal, a senior Airports Authority of India (AAI) official said today.The facility would be available at ladies toilets in the airport at the end of this month and the cost of each napkin will be Rs 5, Director of Bagdogra

Body of heavily-armed Pak infiltrator recovered along LoC
Body of heavily-armed Pak infiltrator recovered along LoC

The body of a heavily-armed Pakistani intruder was recovered along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pooch district after the Army thwarted an infiltration attempt by a group of terrorists under the cover of Pakistani firing, an Army official said today.The body was recovered during a search and sanitisation operation launched after

Trudeau calls Sabarmati Ashram
Trudeau calls Sabarmati Ashram ‘beautiful place of peace, humility and truth’

A beautiful place of peace, humility and truth, that is as needed today as it ever was,” read the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s words of praise for the Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati, which he visited on Monday, along with his family. The other family membes also signed the visitor’s book.Trudeau, his wife Sophie and children Xavier, Hadrien and Ella-Grace

Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joins BJP
Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joins BJP

Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joins BJP: Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here on Monday.The actress joined the party in the presence of Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and other senior leaders at the party’s state headquarters here. Mohanty said she joined the party as she was inspired by the

Rannbhoomi: KJo, Varun Dhawan reunite for 3rd time
Rannbhoomi: KJo, Varun Dhawan reunite for 3rd time

Rannbhoomi: KJo, Varun Dhawan reunite for 3rd time. Ace filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday announced a new film starring Bollywood star Varun Dhawan. Tiled ‘Rannbhoomi’, the movie will reunite Varun with ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’ and ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’ director Shashank Khaitan. KJo took to Twitter to reveal the news as he wrote, “So proud

Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana
Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana

Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana: Thieves took away jewellery and valuables worth nearly Rs 1 crore from a historic Shiva Temple in Haryana’s Panchkula district, police said on Monday.The theft took place in Saketri on the intervening night of February 18-19. The entire theft was caught on CCTV.”The thieves broke open locks

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch now on Feb 21

Elon Musk-run SpaceX will now launch its Falcon 9 rocket carrying Starlink broadband satellites and the Paz radar-imaging satellite for Spain on Wednesday. Earlier scheduled for February 17, SpaceX delayed the launch, saying more time was needed for final checks of the Falcon 9 rocket’s upgraded payload fairing, Space.com reported late on Sunday.“Team at Vandenberg is

J-K, Himachal to witness heavy snowfall on Feb 24
J-K, Himachal to witness heavy snowfall on Feb 24

J-K, Himachal witness heavy snowfall on Feb 24: Meteorological (MeT) Department scientist Naresh Kumar said that heavy snowfall is expected in Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh on February 24. Speaking to ANI, he further said that western disturbance will be approaching Indian region on February 20 and 23. “From February 20, the western disturbance will be approaching

Happy Raikoti pens down his next 'Kach Diyaan Chudiyan'
Happy Raikoti pens down his next ‘Kach Diyaan Chudiyan’

Happy Raikoti pens down his next ‘Kach Diyaan Chudiyan’. After marriage, Happy Raikoti is back with his words in new song name ” Kach Diyaan Chudiyan”. The famous lyricist behind ‘Bapu Zimidar’, ‘Main Taan Vi Pyaar Karda’, ‘Dubai wale Sheikh’, etc has penned down the words for upcoming track ‘Kach Diyaan Chudiyan’.The song is sung

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wants tax target cut
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wants tax target cut

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wants tax target cut: Worried over the slow pace of recovery of property tax, MC officials have decided to request the Punjab local bodies department additional chief secretary to reduce the annual target for collecting the levy. While the state government had set a Rs 100-crore target for the MC to collect property

Boko Haram leader wanted ‘dead or alive’

Nigeria has ordered its military to capture the leader of terrorist organisation Boko Haram “dead or alive”.  According to the local media reports, Nigeria’s Army Chief Tukur Buratai ordered the troops on Sunday to capture Abubakar Shekau, dead or alive, who is both the spiritual head and supreme commander of the terror group.“We must move across to wherever this criminal, Shekau, is and catch him

Two brothers scam Rs 31 lakh from local bank
Two brothers scam Rs 31 lakh from local bank

Two brothers scam Rs 31 lakh from local bank: Two farmers, along with the private driver of the Cooperative Agricultural Development Bank (Ltd) Shahkot, have been accused of cheating Rs 31 lakh. According to the FIR lodged by bank manager Gurdeep Singh of Yusufpur Darewal had taken four loans from the Cooperative bank in Shahkot. In