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Hillary Clinton can be a great American president: Obama

Washington: Making a strong pitch forDemocratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton as the next occupant to the White House, US President Barack Obama has said she has all the credentials to be a “great president of the United States”. “I know she can be a great President of the United States of America,” Obama said at

Great time to be an Indian actor, says Irrfan Khan

Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan, who is back from the premiere of his latest film “Inferno” in Florence, says this is a good time for Indian cinema and actor. “I can say with full authority that this is a great time to be an Indian actor. Our cinema is being recognized and acknowledged internationally. Very soon

Feel responsible as I’ve great music legacy in family: Teesha

New Delhi: Bollywood playback singer Sonu Nigam’s sister Teesha says coming from a family of great musicians like her father and brother, she feels responsible to take forward the legacy with same passion. Teesa, 25, who made her Bollywood singing debut with 2013 film “Singh Sahab the Great”, says she feels no pressure being the

opening batting provides extra balance: Kohli

We showed great character to bounce back: Kohli

Kolkata: Lauding his cricketers for showing character in crunch situations to bounce back and register an emphatic victory over New Zealand in the second Test here, Indian captain Virat Kohli on Monday said the team would endeavour to retain the consistency in the upcoming engagements. New Zealand had reduced India to 43/4 in the home

Aamir can be termed as ‘great’ actor, not me: Big B

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says his”Thugs of Hindostan” co-star Aamir Khan can be called a “great actor,” but not him.Bachchan and the 51-year-old superstar will be teaming up for the first time in the Yash Raj Films project. “Aamir can be termed ‘great’, not me. I have enjoyed his performances and his films. He is

Stevie Wonder collaboration was great: Ariana Grande

London: Singer Ariana Grande feels she has reached her peak after working with Stevie Wonder. The 23-year-old singer collaborated with musical legend Stevie for a song called “Faith”, which features on the soundtrack of upcoming animated comedy “Sing.” Working with such an icon was an amazing opportunity for Ariana, who said during an appearance on

4 out of 6 great apes near extinction: Report

Honolulu (Hawaii): Four out of six great ape species are now “Critically Endangered” – only one step away from going extinct — with the remaining two also under considerable threat of extinction. Of the great ape species – the Eastern gorilla, Western gorilla, Bornean orangutan, Sumatran orangutan, Chimpanzee and Bonobo – only the Chimpanzee and

Gopichand a ‘great’ mentor :PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi touched various subjects in the 23rd chapter of Mann Ki Baat radio programme. He also gave importance to the upcomimg Teacher’s Day on 5th September. “Teachers are as important as mothers in our lives. They spend their lives caring for their students. For me, September 5 is not only Teachers Day but

Feel great pain if party volunteers are ignored: Chhotepur

Chandigarh: AAP Punjab convener Sucha Singh Chhotepur, who had expressed displeasure over tickets given to certain candidates for the Assembly polls next year, on Wednesday said he feels great pain if volunteers who gave everything to build the party are ignored.However, AAP’s Punjab joint in-charge Jarnail Singh asserted that party workers expect from the convener

Launch of Great Russian playwright ‘’Rang Chakhov’’

Chandigarh: A great collection of Russian playwright book ‘’Rang Chakhov’’ is launching by today, at studies auditorium of Panjab university by 3pm. This book is translated by Dr Pankaj Malviya chairperson of Russian department Panjab

Great feeling to get five wickets in Test cricket: Chase

Kingston: West Indies’ off-spinner Roston Chase has expressed pleasure at his maiden five-wicket haul in Test cricket, terming the achievement as a great feeling. Chase finished with figures of five for 121, even as India declared their innings at 500 for nine in reply to West Indies’ 196. “It is a great feeling to get

The Great India Run flagged off

New Delhi: The Great India Run, India’s first multi city marathon, was today flagged off after a ceremony at the Amar Jawan Jyoti here today. The event kicked off with a warm up session of the participating 15 ultra runners followed by flagging off the ultra run and 5k fun run. Sports Minister Vijay Goel,

Banda Singh Bahadur was a great warrior: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday described early 18th century Sikh military commander Banda Singh Bahadur as a “great warrior” and said farmers for the first time got their rights and the common man felt empowered due to his efforts. “Baba Banda Singh Bahadur-ji was not just a great warrior but was also


Rajan is a ‘great’ central bank Governor: WB chief

New Delhi: Describing Raghuram Rajan as a”great” central bank governor, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim on Thursday said he has been told by the Indian leadership that Reserve Bank will continue to have an independent head. “What I heard from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and members of his team is that there is not

Arun Jaitley all praise for great Khalsa history

New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday released commemorative silver coin to mark 300th Martyrdom Day of Banda Singh Bahadur, who is considered to be first sovereign ruler of Punjab. Releasing the coins manufactured in association with MMTC, Jaitley said there is a need to educate people about the rich history and