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'Mubarakan' wins hearts with its entertainment quotient!

‘Mubarakan’ wins hearts with its entertainment quotient!

Anees Bazmee’s directorial venture ‘Mubarakan,’ which hit the screens yesterday, is garnering good response from the audience and critics alike. The film, which is touted to be a complete family entertainer raked 5.25 crore on the first day.Talking about the film’s progress director Anees Bazmee shared, “I was standing on the aisle and watching the reaction of

President Ram Nath Kovind rakes 3.26 million Twitter followers on day one

President Ram Nath Kovind rakes 3.26 million Twitter followers on day one

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- For Android For IOS Minutes before becoming the 14th President of India, Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday made his first tweet. Interestingly, his fresh Twitter account has already garnered over three millions followers within an hour. The Rashtrapati Bhavan Twitter handle now showed Kovind as President as said in

India to contribute $500K to UN Central Emergency Response Fund

United Nations: India will contribute $500,000 to the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), Indian diplomat Anjani Kumar has announced at the high level pledging conference here. Kumar, a counsellor at India’s UN Mission, said on Tuesday that this contribution for the year 2016-17 and New Delhi’s cumulative contribution since the fund was launched in

AAP campaign gets mixed response

Nawanshahr: Though Aam Aadmi Party in the district has not seen any major rebellion which otherwise is witnessing new accusations everywhere in Punjab. It seems that youngsters are “not that much” enthused for upcoming polls. Accept for showing their token presence at the campaign of their respective candidates, youth prefer to carry on with their

Women entrepreneurs receive overwhelming response at Kisan Mela: PAU

Ludhiana: More than 60 stalls were put up by the women entrepreneurs on the grounds of the College of Home Science, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) during the Kisan Mela on September 22 and 23. Products sold ranged from bakery products, pinnis, chocolates, spices, pickles, juices to handicrafts. These stalls were put up under the convenership of

Swaraj to address UNGA; strong response to Pak expected

New York: External Affairs Minister SushmaSwaraj is set to address the UN General Assembly tomorrow with all eyes set on her speech in which she is expected to deliver a stinging response to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s “tirade” on Kashmir.Swaraj arrived here yesterday afternoon and will address the UN general debate tomorrow morning.”Leading India’s

Swara touched by response to ‘Nil Battey’ in Morocco

Mumbai: Actress Swara Bhaskar is over whelmed by the response of audience to her last release “Nil Battey Sannata” at a film festival in Morocco. Swara is currently in the North African country of Morocco where “Nil Battey Sannata” (The New Classmate) was shown in competition section at the Festival International Du Film De Femmes

Shutdown in Tamil Nadu evokes mixed response

Chennai: The shutdown strike called by various organisations representing farmers, traders, transporters and others began in Tamil Nadu on Friday with mixed results. The general strike called by different organisations demanded Cauvery river water and protested against attacks on Tamils and their property in Karnataka. While public transport, government offices, schools, colleges, banks and others carried

‘Thumping response to IT city residential plots scheme’

Mohali: The recent scheme for allotment of residential plots in IT City of Greater Mohali Area Development Authority (GMADA) is getting very positive response. Scheme has been subscribed more than 18 times over. Against 750 offered plots of various sizes measuring 256.66 sq yds, 300 sq yds and 500 sq yds, more than 14000 applications

Was nervous about response to ‘ADHM’ title song: Pritam

Mumbai: From superstar Shah Rukh Khan to director Aditya Chopra, the industry insiders had already given thumbs-up to “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” title track but its composer Pritam Chakraborty says he was uncertain how the audience would react to the song. Crooned by Arijit Singh, the track featured in the recently-released teaser of the Aishwarya

Twitter can help identify emotional response to trauma

New York: Micro-blogging website Twitter can be utilised to gauge negative emotions in the aftermath of violence, especially on campuses since students are the most likely users among the general population, revealed a research. Twitter can help analysts to gather the overall effect of traumatic experiences, like a school shooting, on people. “Twitter’s rapid distribution

Sukhbir Singh Badal launches Rapid Rural Police Response System

Jalandhar: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today launched nation’s first Rapid Rural Police Response System across the state to ensure prompt and effective police response in villages to counter any crime or law and order situation in 20 minutes. Besides this, under the modernization plan of the police force the Deputy Chief Minister

‘Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana’ generates favourable response

Chandigarh: The ‘Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana’ (PMJDY) has generated tremendous response in Haryana as 52,16,202 bank accounts, including 9,29,724 ‘Zero Balance’ accounts, have been opened under this scheme up to April 2016. This was revealed in a meeting of State Level Financial Inclusion Committee (SLIFC) on PMJDY held under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary,

HC seeks J&K govt’s response on girl’s alleged molestation

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Wednesday sought the state government’s response on a PIL seeking a high level judicial inquiry into the alleged molestation incident in Handwara and subsequent violence even as it directed the police to facilitate a meeting of the girl and her father with her mother’s counsel. The Kashmir High

Mamata replies to notice, EC decision on Tuesday

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today filed her response to an Election Commission notice which said she prima facie violated the model code by announcing creation of a new district in the poll-bound state. Sources in the Commission said that the Trinamool Congress leader responded to the show cause today. While refusing to