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Navjot Singh Sidhu finally joins Congress

New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu today joined Congress ahead of assembly poll in Punjab after meeting party Vice President Rahul Gandhi. Sidhu’s wife Navjot Kaur had joined Congress in November last year leading to speculation that he may follow suit. “Indian National Congress (INC) welcomes S Navjot Singh Sidhu into Congress family and we

Joe Root joins England squad

Mumbai: England were bolstered by the arrival of their top batsman Joe Root here in time for travelling with the squad tomorrow to Pune for the first of three ODIs on January 15. “Joe Root has arrived. He is at the ground (Brabourne Stadium),” the team’s media manager. Root, who had stayed back for a


Beant Singh’s daughter Gurkanwal Kaur joins SAD

Chandigarh: Another big blow for Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee PPCC, as Former Congress Punjab CM Beant Singh’s daughter Gurkanwal Kaur on Tuesday joined Shiromani Akali Dal in Chandigarh. Gurkanwal Kaur joined SAD in the presence of Punjab Dy CM Sukhbir

General JJ Singh (Retd) joins SAD

General JJ Singh (Retd) joins SAD, to contest from Patiala against Capt. Amarinder Singh

Chandigarh: General JJ Singh (Retd) on Saturday evening joined Shiromani Akali Dal SAD in the presence of Sukhbir Badal. He is being fielded against Capt Amarinder Singh from Patiala City. Today morning JJ Singh met with Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal at his

Mehbooba's brother joins PDP

Mehbooba’s brother joins PDP

  Srinagar:  Tasaduq Hussain Mufti, son of late Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, Saturday formally joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) here on his father’s first death anniversary. “I will work for peace and prosperity of the state where the common man and the VIPs will play and walk together”, Tasaduq Hussain


MD of Channel 2 – Mahinder Pal Singh joins AAP

Chandigarh: Managing Director MD of Channel 2, Mahinder Pal Singh joined AAP on Friday in the presence of Sanjay Singh- activist of  Aam Aadmi Party AAP.  

Rita Bahuguna Joshi joins BJP

  New Delhi:  Months ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, senior Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Thursday joined the BJP here in the presence of party chief Amit Shah. Joshi, who had been with the Congress for 24 years, said it was not an easy decision for her but she had taken it

‘Game of Thrones’ alum Rose Leslie joins ‘Good Wife’ spin-off

Los Angeles: Actress Rose Leslie is set to star in the “The Good Wife” spin-off. The “Game of Thrones” alum will play Maia, Diane Lockhart’s (Christine Baranski) goddaughter who joins her firm just after passing the bar, and is a key part of Diane’s plan for the future, reported Aceshowbiz. The spin-off also stars Cush

Sidhu welcome, says Captain as Bolaria joins Cong

Amritsar: Suspended Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLA Inderbir Singh Bolaria and former district chief of the party Upkar Singh Sandhu on Tuesday joined the Congress which said Navjot Singh Sidhu too was “welcome” to join hands with it. The two were inducted into the party by Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh in the presence of AICC

AAP cries foul over sops

AAP’s Umesh Verma joins Swaraj India

New Delhi:  AAP’s JJ Cluster Cell President Umesh Verma today joined the newly launched political outfit Swaraj India, led by Yogendra Yadav. Attacking the AAP, Verma said the Arvind Kejriwal government had “promised” to regularise unauthorised colonies in a year, but that is yet to take place. Verma, who was earlier with the BJP before

Emily Mortimer joins ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ cast

Los Angeles: Actress Emily Mortimer is set tostar in Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns”. The British actress will share screen with Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda in the sequel to 1964’s “Mary Poppins,” reported Variety. Mortimer,44, will portray the now-grown Jane Banks, who was one of the children Mary Poppins looked after in the original fantasy

Ex- Congress MP Charanjit Singh Channi joins AAP

Chandigarh: Ex- Congress MP Charanjit Singh Channi from Nawanshahr joins AAP on

Jim Broadbent joins ‘Game of Thrones’ season 7

Los Angeles:Oscar-winner Jim Broadbent haslanded a mysterious role in the upcoming seventh season of popular fantasy series “Game of Thrones”.Broadbent is the first new face for the series’ next instalment, reported Aceshowbiz.His role is kept under wraps, but it is said to be a “significant” one.Broadbent won an Oscar for his role in 2001’s film

Will Smith joins Akshay Kumar’s party

Mumbai: Hollywood superstar Will Smith was the special guest at Akshay Kumar’s grand celebration on Sunday night to celebrate his successful year.Akshay hosted the party for his friends for delivering three back to back successful films including “Airlift”, “Housefull 3” and “Rustom” all having crossed the 100-crore mark.Reportedly, Will Smith had a great time partying

Former Brazil midfielder Marcelinho joins third-tier side Ypiranga

Rio de Janeiro:  Former Brazil international midfielder Marcelinho Paraiba has joined local third-tier football side Ypiranga at the not-so-tender age of 41. Marcelinho signed with the Rio Grande do Sul-based side on Wednesday after being released by Brazilian Serie D club Inter de Lages, reports Xinhua. “Hello fans, I’m Marcelinho Paraiba and I’m coming to

Brazilian striker Luciano joins La Liga’s Leganes

Rio De Janeiro: Corinthians striker Luciano has joined newly-promoted Spanish top-flight club Leganes, the Brazilian outfit said. According to Corinthians president Roberto de Andrade, the 23-year-old will be tied to the Madrid-based side until the end of 2017, Xinhua news agency reported. “It’s a done deal. Luciano no longer plays here,” Andrade told the Folha

Yashpal Singla joins AAP

Patiala: Congress party on Tuesday received a major setback in Samana assembly area as one of its biggest Pillers Traditional Congressman Yash Pal Singla, who served twice as the president of Samana Municipal Council and also filed his claim to contest Samana assembly seat last time, finally said goodbye to his parent party and joined

President of Punjab Brahmin Sabha joins AAP

Chandigarh: President of Punjab Brahmin Sabha, Devi Dayal Prashar has joined AAP party at Chandigarh on Sunday. While addresing in a press conference , AAP leader and MP Bhagwant Mann announced the fresh

Jared Leto joins ‘Blade Runner 2’

Los Angeles : “Suicide Squad” star Jared Letohas been added to the star-studded cast ensemble of the untitled “Blade Runner” project. The actor will join Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis and Dave Bautista in the upcoming sequel, which will release on October 6, 2017, reported Ace Showbiz. Denis Villeneuve is directing the film.

Mexican striker Anibal Zurdo joins FC Pune City

Pune: Indian Super League club FC Pune Citytoday reinforced their forward line by roping in Mexican striker Anibal Zurdo Rodriguez for this season beginning in October. The 33-year old will make his debut in the Indian Super League with this move to the Pune side. Rodriguez said he was looking forward to meet his new