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Odisha MLA last rites woman

Odisha MLA performs last rites of destitute woman

Bringing in a glimmer of hope in the day and age of caste and religious divide, a Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Rengali performed the last rites of an old woman, who was ostracised by her community, in Amnapali village of Jharsuguda district. The deceased woman, who earned a living

Salman Khan's 'Sultan' set for an August release in China

Salman Khan’s ‘Sultan’ set for an August release in China

Salman Khan‘s ‘Sultan’ set for an August release in China. ‘Sultan’, which is one of the highest grossing films in Bollywood, is all set to release in China on August 31. Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh announced the news on his official Twitter handle. He wrote, “#Sultan goes to China… Presenting the official

Make Chandigarh original capital of Punjab: Amarinder Singh to Rajnath

Make Chandigarh original capital of Punjab: Amarinder Singh to Rajnath. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday wrote to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh urging him to resolve the pending territorial dispute between the states of Punjab and Haryana. The Chief Minister urged Rajnath Singh to restore Chandigarh to Punjab, being its “legitimate original

Salman Khan's 'Swag se Swagat' clocks 500M views on YouTube

Salman Khan’s ‘Swag se Swagat’ clocks 500M views on YouTube

Salman Khan’s ‘Swag se Swagat’ clocks 500M views on YouTube. Salman Khan-starrer ‘Swag se Swagat’ has achieved a new milestone. The popular number from the record-breaking blockbuster ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ has officially become the first song to touch the massive milestone of 500 million plus views on YouTube.Sung by Vishal Dadlani and Neha Bhasin, the

Salman Khan sings title track for his upcoming show ‘Dus Ka Dum’

Salman Khan sings title track for his upcoming show ‘Dus Ka Dum’. Superstar Salman Khan has dismissed the Twitter backlash against the trailer of his next big ticket film “Race 3”, saying comments by people with “one or two” followers do not qualify as “trolling”. The “Race 3” trailer, released earlier this month, attracted jokes

SAD asks govt to act against Khaira if a ‘member of drug cartel’

Chandigarh – The Shiromani Akali Dal today asked the Punjab government to act against Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira if it considers him a member of international drug cartel.’ In a statement issued here, Manjinder Singh Sirsa, national spokesman of the SAD, said: “It is strange to see that Punjab government has filed an

“We demand justice for those who brought justice to our country”

“We demand justice for those who brought justice to our country”

SAS Nagar(Puneet Pal Singh) – Alleging central government of not giving the status of martyr to Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev Jabar Virodhi Sangarsh committee announced hunger strike for indefinite time. 10 members of the committee including president Jaswant Singh Bharta today staged a protest at native village of Bhagat Singh at Khatkar Kallan. President

Very difficult to make Salman Khan,Shah Rukh dance together: Mika

Very difficult to make Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan dance together: Mika

Very difficult to make Salman Khan,Shah Rukh dance together: Mika. Singer Mika Singh, who performed at the wedding reception of Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja, says it is very difficult to make two superstars like Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan dance together on the stage. Mika Singh was interacting with the media along with

Sensex closes after biggest intra-day record high in almost 1.5 yrs

The markets during the closing on Monday posted its biggest intra-day gain in approximately 1.5 years, with the Sensex up 610.80 points at 33917.94. Nifty, on the other hand traded up 194.50 points at 10421.40, at the close of day.  Sensex saw the biggest one-day gain in last 17 months, while Nifty recorded its biggest single-day gain in 22 months.

Wasn’t aware of mobile ban in Lingaraja Temple: Raveena Tandon

Wasn’t aware of mobile ban in Lingaraja Temple: Raveena Tandon. Raveena Tandon, who has landed in a legal trouble after an FIR was registered against her for allegedly shooting an advertisement in the ‘No Camera Zone’ inside Odisha’s Lingaraja Temple, on Wednesday quashed the allegations brought against her. The 43-year-old actress told ANI, “It was no agency or advertisement.

Key Indian equity market indices opened lower in Mumbai

Taking a cue from global markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened lower after the fiscal deficit data reached at 113.7 per cent of the full year’s target.The market, however, started cheering as the GDP and Eight Core Industries (ECI) data showed signs of economic recovery.The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE,

Sensex Mumbai Trade BSE Points Negative Market

Mumbai Sensex: Markets open on a negative note on Wednesday

 The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a negative note during the morning session of the trade. The Sensex of the BSE after opening at 34,155.63 points, touched a high of 34,174.37 and low of 34,076.45 points. On Tuesday the Sensex closed at 34,346.39 points.The Sensex is trading at 34,134.05 down by 212.34

Punjab govt bans

Punjab govt bans sale of 20 insecticides

Punjab govt bans: Discussions over ill-effects of insecticides, fertilisers and pesticides might not be a new issue. It is worth mentioning that The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notices to the Punjab government and the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare over the reports of serious diseases in the Malwa region due to excessive use of pesticides and

AAP ward president arrested for protesting against encroachment

AAP ward president arrested for protesting against encroachment

AAP ward president arrested for protesting against encroachment Ludhiana – Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Youth leader and ward 69 president Gurkaran Singh Tinna was arrested when he was on the way to protest against the illegal encroachment in Public Mark in Model town extension on Thursday. Tinna was later released on bail. AAP district President

EC wants 20 AAP MLAs disqualified

EC wants 20 AAP MLAs disqualified

EC wants 20 AAP MLAs disqualified: New Delhi (Jan 19) The Election Commission is understood to have recommended disqualification of 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs on grounds of holding office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries.The Election Commission gave its opinion to the President on a complaint by the Congress in June 2016, seeking disqualification of

Rock Python Ganjam People for Animals Digapahandi Forest range

9-feet-long Rock python spotted in Odisha village Berhampur

A  9-feet-long rock python, weighing around 12 kg, was spotted at a village in Ganjam district of district.Activists of animal welfare organisation, ‘People for Animals’, along with forest personnel led by range officer of Digapahandi forest range. A Madhabilata, rescued the reptile from a threshing yard at Odasingi village yesterday, a forest official said. The reptile

Suresh Kumar’s appointment

Big jolt to Capt Amarinder Singh over Suresh Kumar’s appointment

Suresh Kumar’s appointment: Punjab and Haryana HC sets aside appointment of Suresh Kumar as Chief Minister  Capt Amarinder Singh’s Chief Principal Secretary. Kumar is a retired IAS officer. Earlier, the appointment of former IAS officer, Suresh Kumar as chief principal secretary to chief minister (CPSCM) Punjab, Captain Amarinder Singh came under the scanner of the Punjab and Haryana high court, which

Variable tariff levies to make power expensive in punjab, says Sukhbir Badal

Power variable tariff levies to make power expensive in punjab, says Sukhbir Badal: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the Congress government was proposing to play a fraud with the industrial sector by promising power at Rs five per cent unit but actually delivering the same at even higher rates than those

Salman Khan wishes luck

Salman Khan wishes luck to Zareen Khan for ‘1921’

Salman Khan wishes luck: Superstar Salman Khan has wished good luck to actress Zareen Khan for her latest film “1921”. “All the best Zareen Khan for ‘1921’. You are looking very pretty, but the trailer is scary,” Salman tweeted on Friday, urging his Twitter followers to watch the Vikram Bhatt directorial. Zareen, who is essaying the role

Salman Khan’s Death threats, Race 3 shooting stalled after armed men reach sets

Salman Khan’s Death threats, Race 3 shooting stalled after armed men reach sets. The shooting of Salman Khan’s film Race 3 was stalled and the actor escorted home by police after armed men reached Film City on Tuesday, where he was shooting. The actor earlier received death threats from a gangster from the Bishnoi community