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  • Bollywood stars attend ‘Simmba’ success party

    Mumbai: The makers of “Simmba” hosted a success party for their cast and crew along with film industry friends here. Bollywood stars including Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Rohit Shetty, Karan Johar, Sara…

  • US pullout from Syria must be planned carefully: Erdogan

    Ankara: The US withdrawal from Syria must be planned carefully and performed in cooperation with the right partners to protect itself, the international community and Syrian people, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan…

  • Kim Jong-Un leaves for four-day China visit

    Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, along with his wife Ri Sol Ju and a train of the ministerial delegation has left for a four-day visit to China, local media reported on…

  • Malaysia: Special meeting on Jan 24 to elect new King

    Kuala Lumpur: A special meeting will be convened on January 24 to elect the 16th King of Malaysia, after Muhammad V resigned on January 6. The decision was taken during a meeting…

  • Tribute to Syed Hidayatullah Peer Zada: A brightly shining, guiding star

    By Syed Mohammed It has been two days since Dada Hazrat passed. As I reflect on what he was and the kind of life he lived, I realise was a man who…

  • Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan diagnosed with early stage cancer

    Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Rakesh Roshan has been diagnosed with early stage of squamous cell carcinoma, a type of cancer, his actor son Hrithik Roshan said on Tuesday. The senior Roshan will undergo surgery…

  • Cold Tuesday morning in Delhi

    New Delhi: It was a cold Tuesday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 7 degrees Celsius, the season’s average. The city continues to witness fog, with the…

  • JioPhone to provide information services during Kumbh Mela

    Mumbai: Reliance Jio on Monday said that its JioPhone will provide information services about the upcoming Kumbh Mela such as event schedules at the mega religious congregation. According to Reliance Jio, under…

  • Obvious turning point in series was Adelaide Test: Tim Paine

    Melbourne: Australian skipper Tim Paine believes that the foundation of their first-ever Test series loss to India on their home soil was laid during the opening Test in Adelaide which the hosts…

  • Sydney, Brisbane to host inaugural ATP Cup event

    London: Australian cities of Sydney and Brisbane have been named as the hosting venues for the upcoming inaugural edition of the ATP Cup. The third city that would host the event is…

  • WTA rankings: Osaka climbs to number four

    Florida: Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, who had made it to the quarter-final round of the recently-concluded Brisbane International, has been rewarded for her impressive run as she jumped one spot to…

  • Confident of Australia’s win in Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Alex Blackwell

    Dubai: Three-time T20 World Cup winner Alex Blackwell says the momentum generated by her team Australia in the recent Caribbean tournament is the perfect example to continue pushing the boundaries for women’s…

  • Scientists concerned about lack of diversity in genomic research

    Washington: Scientists have raised an issue of lack of diversity in genomic research. A growing number of genomic studies have generated important discoveries regarding human health and behaviour, but new research from…

  • Here’s why floppy-eared dogs are more in demand

    Washington: It turns out that dogs with pointy, upright ears appear more off-putting and scary than their floppy-eared counterparts. Compared between a German Shepherd and a golden retriever, the latter always seems…

  • Alita: Battle Angel to release in India before US

    New Delhi: James Cameron’s cyberpunk action movie ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ will release in India on February 8, 2019, a week before it hits theatres in the US. The film is based on…

  • Congress failed to prevent Babri Masjid demolition: Mani Shankar Aiyar

    New Delhi: Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday said that Narasimha Rao-led government in 1992 failed to prevent the demolition of Babri Masjid and did not take the steps that were…

  • Kevin Spacey to plead not guilty to the assault charge

    Washington: Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey is due to appear in a court on Monday to answer accusations that he groped a young man in a bar in 2016. Former “House of Cards”…

  • Golden Globe 2019: Rami Malek, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ win top honours

    Washington: It was a big night for Rami Malek who won his first Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) for his film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. The…

  • Trump to ‘address nation’ on border crisis

    Washington: US President Donald Trump will “address the nation” on Tuesday over the ongoing “humanitarian and national security crisis” on the country’s southern border, two days before his scheduled trip to the…

  • Hardoi: Liquor bottles distributed at event organised by BJP leader

    Hardoi: Liquor bottles, kept inside food packets, were distributed at an event organised by BJP leader Naresh Agarwal’s son Nitin at a temple on Monday where the former was also present. Naresh…

  • Jim Carrey, Ginger Gonzaga confirm relationship

    Washington: American-comedian star Jim Carrey has confirmed that he is dating his co-star Ginger Gonzaga. The 56-year-old star and Gonzaga made their red carpet debut at the Golden Globes. Furthermore, the couple…

  • Unrelenting cold wave continues in Kashmir Valley

    Srinagar: An unrelenting cold wave continued in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday as the weather office said the weather condition would remain the same during the next 48 hours. All rivers, lakes,…

  • J-K: 2 arms, ammunition suppliers of Hizbul Mujahideen held in Kathua

    Kathua: The police seized a truck and arrested two arms and ammunition suppliers of terrorist organisation Hizbul Mujahideen from here on Monday. A cash amount of Rs 71,000 was also seized from…

  • Cold wave continues unabated in Uttarakhand

    Dehradun: An unabated cold wave continued in Uttarakhand on Tuesday as snowfall and scattered rains were reported from some regions of the hill state, the weather office said. Owing to inclement weather…

  • AAP demands special Parliament session over upper caste reservation

    New Delhi: Calling the upper caste quota an election stunt by the BJP, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday demanded a special session of the Parliament to bring constitutional amendment for…

  • Kashmir: This Sikh widely praised for helping a Muslim

    SRINAGAR: In a beautiful display of religious bonhomie, a 20-year-old Sikh boy turned his turban into a band-aid to save a life of a bleeding woman. According to media reports, a 45-year-old…

  • Northern Army Commander reviews security along LoC

    Jammu: Northern Army Commander, Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh on Monday visited forward positions along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Rajouri districts to review preparedness of deployed soldiers. A statement…

  • Andhra CM to meet party MPs in Delhi

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu will meet the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MPs in the national capital on Tuesday. A senior TDP leader said on Monday that Naidu…

  • BJP allies among NE parties opposing Citizenship Bill

    Agartala/Aizawl: Most northeastern parties including the allies of BJP, opposition Congress and Left parties have strongly opposed the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, saying “the Bill is against the fundamental aspect of…

  • Telangana: Two youths held for keeping python in house

    Hyderabad: On a tip-off, officers and staff of Medchal District and Anti-Poaching Squad, raided a house in Venkatradri Township, Chowdarguda village under Ghatkesar Mandal and found one Python and one Bronze Back…

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