A sequel to all-female ‘Ghostbusters’ could happen, says director Paul Feig

London, Oct 19  Filmmaker Paul Feig says he intends to make a sequel to his 2016 all-female reboot of “Ghostbusters”. The film, featuring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Leslie …

Robert Pattinson:Batman is not a hero

Los Angeles, Oct 19  Robert Pattinson says he does not have a penchant for taking up the parts of a hero or a good guy and he believes the superhero character …

13 people die in dam failure at Siberian gold mine

Moscow, Oct 19 At least thirteen people were killed as a result of a dam failure at a gold mine in the Siberian region of Krasnoyarsk early Saturday, the Russian emergencies …

Hong Kong leader says murder suspect wants to surrender to Taiwan

Hong Kong, Oct 19 Hong Kong’s leader says the murder suspect whose case inadvertently helped ignite the city’s protest movement wants to surrender to authorities in Taiwan. Carrie Lam told reporters …

Donald Trump touts Turkey cease-fire, even as it appears shaky

Washington, Oct 19  President Donald Trump is pushing back at criticism that his Syria withdrawal is damaging U.S. credibility, betraying Kurdish allies and opening the door for a possible resurgence of …

Man arrested for repeatedly slapping son, video goes viral

Mumbai, Sep 30 A man was arrested by Chunabhatti police in Mumbai for allegedly slapping his 4-year-old son repeatedly, an official said on Monday. Azruddin Qutybuddin Shaikh (30) was arrested after …

Two held for stabbing boy in Delhi

New Delhi, Sep 30 (PTI) The Delhi Police has arrested two men who allegedly stabbed a boy, accusing him of stalking a girl who was friends with someone they knew, an …

AIMIM announces 7 more candidates for Maharashtra polls

Aurangabad, Sep 30  The All India Majalis-e- Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) on Monday announced another list of seven candidates for the October 21 Maharashtra assembly polls, taking the total till now to …

282 dengue cases reported in Delhi; 368 of malaria

New Delhi, Sep 30  Nearly 70 fresh cases of dengue have been reported in the national capital over the last one week, taking the total number of people affected by the …

Unidentified woman’s body found in drain in northeast Delhi

New Delhi,  The body of an unidentified woman was found in a drain in northeast Delhi’s Karwal Nagar area on Sunday, police said. A passerby, who spotted the body, informed the …

20 injured as bus skids off road in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra

Shimla, Sep 30 At least 20 people were injured as a bus carrying a marriage party skidded off the road in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district on Monday morning, a district official …

Mahatma Gandhi’s autobiography in Malayalam outsells others

Ahmedabad, Sep 30  Gujarat might be Mahatma Gandhi’s native state but it is ‘God’s own country’ Kerala that has more takers for his autobiography. According to Navjivan Trust, an Ahmedabad-based publishing …

Two minor boys go missing in Shimla

Shimla, Sep 30  Two minors who had come to Shimla along with their family to take part in the 550th celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev allegedly went missing from Mall Road …

Core sector output declines by 0.5 per cent in Aug:Govt data

New Delhi, Sep 30 The eight core industries in August recorded a 0.5 per cent decline in output of coal, crude oil, natural gas, cement, and electricity, according to a government …

680 kg of spurious ‘khoa’ seized in Ghaziabad;eight held.

Ghaziabad, Sep 30  A large quantity of spurious “khoa” was seized from Kalcheena village and eight people have been arrested for preparing adulterated milk products, police said here on Monday. Superintendent …