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Melbourne attack has no link to terrorism: Turnbull

Sydney, Dec 22, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday said the car attack incident on Thursday in Melbourne was not a terrorist act, although the suspect claimed to have acted due to mistreatment of Muslims. The driver of the vehicle, a 32-year-old Australian citizen of Afghan descent who has not yet been officially interrogated,

Sylvester Stallone’s daughters don’t want to act

Los Angeles: Actor Sylvester Stallone’s daughters have no plans to follow in their father’s footsteps and become actresses. Sistine, 18, and Sophia, 20, have both agreed that pursuing careers in acting are “not” for them despite being brought up watching the Hollywood legend on the big screen and learning from watching him, reports etonline.com. Asked

India enter women’s ACT final despite China loss

Singapore: India put a valiant fight before going down 2-3 to China in their last group match, but still qualified for the women’s Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) hockey final here on Friday. India have finished as the second placed team after China following the end of the group stage and the two teams will lock

For the violation of FSS Act , 2006, two wholesalers fined upto 5 lakh

Ludhiana: For the violation of Food Safety and Standard Act 2006 and selling substandard eatables under rules 2011, a leading city club, Lodhi Club, has been fined Rs 5 lakh while Savemax Wholesale in MBD Neopolis Mall Rs 6 lakh. This fine has been imposed by Additional Deputy Commissioner (General)-cum-Adjudicating Officer Mr Rishipal Singh. While

Police should act without fear or favour: SAD

Chandigarh: Hitting out strongly against Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh’s threat to Punjab Police, Shiromani Akali Dal spokesman Prem Singh Chandumajra on Thursday urged Punjab Police to perform their duties without any fear or favour and need not pay any heed to the threats held out by Capt Amarinder Singh who is hell-bent on

Never knew I could act: Sushant Singh Rajput

New Delhi: He made his Bollywood debut as a cricket fanatic in “Kai Po Che!” and he has graduated to bringing alive India’s most celebrated new-age cricketer — M.S. Dhoni — on the silver screen. Yet, actor Sushant Singh Rajput says he never knew he could act and that films happened as a natural progression from

Not planned to act in films: Tulsi Kumar

New Delhi: Singer Tulsi Kumar, who has sung a string of popular numbers like “Mere humsafar” and “Soch na sake”, says she hasn’t planned to try her hands into acting in films. “Nowadays a lot of actors are trying their hands in the singing field and yes singers too have ventured into acting, as far

Couples arrested under NDPS Act in Bathinda

Bathinda : Police have arrested couple under NDPS act in Bathinda . Police has recovered 700 banned capsules and 100 banned pills from the accused. According to the information, the accused were identified as Roshan Lal and his wife Praveen Kaur were the residents of Shahhed Udham Nagar. Police has started the further

Act against Modi and Shah, Kejriwal tells NCW

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday urged NCW Chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam to initiate an inquiry against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah over the alleged snooping of a young woman in Gujarat. “I am annexing herewith substantive documentary and digital evidence of how Modi and Shah snooped and spied

Dengue rapidly rising in P’kula, health authorities fail to act

Panchkula: The cases of dengue are rapidly rising in the district with as many as 12 positive cases of dengue have been witnessed by the health department in past six days. Also the cases related to malaria have popped up with the number rising to more than 25 cases in the last one week. According

Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad condemn Mann’s act with journalist

Amritsar: A day after Bhagwant Mann manhandled a media person in AAP road show in Fatehgarh Sahib, All India Sikh Student federation Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad said that with the support of media AAP has attained this level in Punjab. After Bhagwant Mann’s episode, he said that now AAP didn’t value of media in Punjab and

Anurag Kashyap was ‘reluctant’ to act in ‘Akira’

Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who can be seen showcasing his acting skills in “Akira”, says he was “reluctant” to star in the A.R. Murugadoss directorial at first. “Akira”, starring Sonakshi Sinha in the title role, released on Friday. “I am so proud of my work in ‘Akira’. Even though I was reluctant to begin with.

‘My job is to act, not to look pretty 24/7’

Bollywood star Kareena Kapoor Khan had the most “special” moment of her life as she walked the ramp flaunting her baby bump.The 34-year-old actress got emotional and said it will be a walk to remember for her as she and her baby took to the ramp together for the first time.Kareena turned designer Sabyasachi’s muse

Govt introduces bill to amend Lokpal Act clause pertaining to NGOs

The government on Wednesday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha to amend the clause pertaining to non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the Lokpal Act. The government proposed to amend Section 44 of the Act that required senior management personnel working with NGOs to disclose their assets and liabilities if their NGO receive foreign donations and

Apologise for ‘anti-Sikh’ acts or face wrath of Sikh Panth: Sant Samaj to Kejriwal

Jalandhar: The Gurmat Sidhant Parcharak Sant Samaj has given strict warning to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to either apologise for his anti-Sikh acts, else face the wrath of Sikh Panth. While speaking to media persons after holding a meeting of Sant Samaj at Gurdwara Babe Shaheedan, Sarmastpur,


Act unpardonable, says Budha Dal

Bathinda: Joining the hue and cry erupted over the Aam Aadmi Party’s ‘blunder’ of using its poll symbol broom over the photograph of the Golden Temple used on the cover page of the party’s poll manifesto for youth released recently, Baba Budha Dal chief Baba Balbir Singh on Thursday termed it an unpardonable gesture of


Muzaffarnagar: Four youths rape girl, record the act

Muzaffarnagar: A 17-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gangraped by four youths who also recorded the act and circulated it on social media in New Mandi area here, police said today. New Mandi police station SHO Rajnath Tyagi said the incident happened three days back and a case in this connection was registered yesterday by

E-cigarettes act as ‘roadblock’ to tobacco: study

London: E-cigarettes are playing a key role in reducing the likelihood of young people smoking, in many cases acting as a ‘roadblock’ to combustible tobacco, a new study has claimed. In detailed qualitative interviews with young people aged 16 to 25 in UK, the majority of participants viewed e-cigarettes as having reduced – not increased