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  • Gandhi family conferred Bharat Ratna on themselves, says Smriti Irani after Congress chief's dig at PM

    15 January, 2019 1:20 PM 128

    Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi after his dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for receiving the Philip Kotler Presidential award, BJP leader Smriti Irani on Tuesday said that instead of being awarded by others, the Congress chief's "family" had conferred the country's top honour Bharat Ratna "on themselves". Rahul Gandhi had on Tuesday said he wants to "congratulate"

  • Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul’s brand value close to nothing now!

    15 January, 2019 1:07 PM 160

    MUMBAI: Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul's episode on Koffee With Karan grabbed the headlines for all the wrong reasons. Hardik insists he got carried away with the format of the show, but he was criticized strongly for his conduct. The cricketers received backlash from Twitterati, and BCCI was forced to take action against them. Hotstar decided to pull down this controversial

  • Trade Deficit Narrows To 10-Month Low As Gold Imports Fall

    15 January, 2019 1:03 PM 104

    Trade deficit narrowed to $13.08 billion in December, the lowest in 10 months, due to a fall in gold imports, the trade ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. In November, the trade deficit was $16.67 billion. In December, merchandise exports rose 0.34 per cent from a year earlier to $27.93 billion, while imports fell 2.44 per cent to $41.01 billion

  • Will soon announce seat sharing arrangement of Grand Alliance in Bihar: Tejashwi Yadav

    15 January, 2019 12:46 PM 133

    Besides the RJD, the other Grand Alliance members include the Congress, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party, Hindustani Awam Morcha and the Vikasshil Insaan Party.   Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday said that the opposition Grand Alliance in Bihar was united and strong and will soon announce its decision on seat sharing for the upcoming

  • Too much or too less sleep can increase heart disease risk

    15 January, 2019 12:37 PM 142

    London: Men who sleep less than six hours a night may be at an increased risk of cardiovascular disease compared to those who sleep between seven and eight hours, a new study suggests. The study showed that poor quality sleep of less than six hours increases the risk of atherosclerosis by 27 per cent compared to seven to eight hours of sleep. Atherosclerosis

  • Australian Open: Kei Nishikori reaches second round after Kamil Majchrzak retires

    15 January, 2019 12:37 PM 149

    Japan`s Kei Nishikori advanced to the second round of the Australian Open after Polish wild card Kamil Majchrzak retired due to cramping during their first round at Melbourne Park. Nishikori won the contest against Majchrzak 3-6, 6-7(6), 6-0, 6-2, 3-0. The Japanese, who came to Melbourne fresh off a win in Brisbane, was taken by surprise by Majchrzak

  • J&K: BSF officer dies in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector

    15 January, 2019 11:26 AM 174

    The Border Security Force (BSF) officer, who was injured d in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, died on Tuesday. SRINAGAR: The Border Security Force (BSF) officer, who was injured d in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, died on Tuesday. Assistant Commandant Vinay Prasad took a hit in sniper

  • Sensex soars over 460 points, Nifty regains 10,800

    15 January, 2019 11:17 AM 119

    Drop in inflation raised hopes of monetary easing. New Delhi: Markets posted strong gains with both the Sensex and Nifty closing above 1.30 percent as lower inflation figures gave way to expectations of an ease in the monetary policy by the Reserve Bank of India in its February policy review. The BSE Sensex jumped 464.77 points or 1.30 percent to 36,318.33 while

  • After Hardik Pandya’s disrespectful comments, Shahid Kapoor’s KWK episode is a breath of fresh air

    15 January, 2019 11:09 AM 190

    MUMBAI: After Hardik Pandya's controversial episode on Koffee With Karan 6 Shahid Kapoor’s episode came as a breath of fresh air for everyone. When the Indian cricketer came on Karan’s show, he revealed a side of himself that did not go down well with the audience. His misogynist comments on women proved his wrong mindset and showed that he treats women

  • Box Office Report: Ranveer Singh's Simmba Just Broke Chennai Express' Record And Is Now Rohit Shetty's Biggest Hit

    15 January, 2019 11:08 AM 113

    Ranveer Singh's Simmba has so far earned Rs 227.71 crore Folks, Ranveer Singh's blockbuster film Simmba has surpassed the record of another Rohit Shetty film and with this, it has also become the 'highest-grosser' movie of the director. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh on Tuesday reported that Simmba has so far earned Rs 227.71 crore while 2013's Chennai Express