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We are going to lift I-League: Minerva FC

Chandigarh: Captain, Coach and owner of the Minerva Punjab Football Club in unison stated that they would go for the title in their inaugural I-League tournament, sending a clear message to their competitors. Minerva will be the first club from Chandigarh to represent the city in I-League. From a school club to I-League Minerva FC

We hardly make films for children in Bollywood: Ketan Mehta

Mumbai: Director Ketan Mehta feels film maker shave shied away from making films for children and says it is high time Bollywood comes out with more movies keeping the young audience in mind. The “Manjhi” helmer says kids constitute an important section of the audience which should not be neglected. When asked if Bollywood does

We are living in hard times: Ranbir Kapoor

Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor hopes the youth of the country is not “swept away” by the violence that is happening around and continue to steer away from any bitterness. “I don’t want to sound preachy and like a ‘healer talker’ but we are living in some hard times right now. I hope that you guys

Now struggle is no more of ‘I’ but of ‘We’: Iron Lady

Chandigarh: “Now my fight is no more of ‘I’, it has become ‘We’, so one thing is sure that I will be contesting the elections,” shared Irom Chanu Sharmila while replying to questions on her plans. When asked if she was planning to join any party or seeking support from some other political organisation, she said,

I wish we had better pay cheques: Zeenat Aman

New Delhi: She was the diva, one of the highest-paid actresses of her time in Bollywood. But personalised vanity trailers, better pay cheques, time professionalism and corporate ethos are aspects of movie-making today which Zeenat Aman wishes were prevalent when she was at her career’s peak. The actress, who revolutionised the concept of fashion at

We want ‘Pink’ to be tax free: Shoojit Sircar

Mumbai: Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar is extremely proud of “Pink” and wants the film to be exempt from entertainment tax. “We want it to be tax free. People have been asking us to make it tax free. I think we are on the verge of making it tax free,” Sircar said at a press conference. This

We’re in a strong position, says Hillary Clinton

New York: US Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Thursday, who returned to campaign after being diagnosed with pneumonia, said she believes her campaign was performing strongly in the last leg of the 2016 campaign despite polls showing the race tightening nationally and in key swing states. Speaking to reporters following her first campaign event

We don’t really know how friends feel pain, pleasure

New York: Contrary to popular perception, the more we know someone, the less accurate we could be in estimating how others would feel when they experience gains or setbacks, suggests new research. “We might expect that knowing more about a person would allow us to make better predictions of how they would react to events

We need to build sports culture to win more medals: Gopi

New Delhi: Pullela Gopichand, who has coached Olympic medallist shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu, on Monday said that India can win a bagful of Olympic medals only if sports culture is built in the country through nurturing talent at the grassroot level. Wrestler Sakshi Malik and Sindhu saved India the blushes at the

We should be proud of our athletes: Big B

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says weall should be proud of our athletes as they bring greatest glory to the nation.The 73-year-old actor shared his views on social media about sports and said people should understand an athlete before pointing out fingers at them.”Sport, sports people bring the greatest glory to a nation .. they need

‘We don’t value what we are blessed with in Punjab’

This is the viewpoint of director Sartaj Singh Pannu, who basically belongs to Naushehra Pannuan, a small village in district Taran Taran, Punjab, but so far he has been practicing his filmmaking career in Bollywood only. Why? Because, he feels that in Mumbai he is more comfortable to pursue his art. However Sartaj, who earlier