Panel discusses Maharashtra govt stand on Maratha quota in Supreme Court

Mumbai, Maharashtra PWD Minister Ashok Chavan on Wednesday said the MVA government is “positive” towards implementing all pending schemes for welfare of the Maratha community announced by the previous dispensation. Talking …

Pondy Lt Governor Kiran Bedi tests negative for coronavirus

Puducherry, July 9 Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi tested negative for coronavirus on Thursday, a day after an employee of the Raj Nivas here was found to be infected with the …

2 more aides of Vikas Dubey killed in separate encounters in UP: Police

Lucknow, Jul 9  Two more aides of gangster Vikas Dubey, wanted in connection with the Kanpur ambush in which eight policemen were killed, were gunned down in separate encounters in Uttar …

Goa Board may reduce syllabus for classes 10 and 12 to make up for academic loss

Panaji, Jul 9 The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Examination (GBSHSE) is contemplating to reduce the syllabus for classes 10 and 12 for the academic year 2020-21 in view …

Brazil:Facebook removes false accounts linked to President Bolsonaro

Sao Paulo (Brazil), Jul 9  Social media giant Facebook said Wednesday that it has removed dozens of accounts linked to supporters or employees of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro as part of …

British star Idris Elba teases movie on his show ‘Luther’

London,  British star Idris Elba has teased that his character of troubled detective John Luther on BBC may make a return in a feature film. The character, which was last seen …

My father gave his life trying to elevate art of acting in adverse conditions: Irrfan Khan’s son Babil

Mumbai,  Actor Irrfan Khan’s son Babil on Wednesday said he doesn’t like the political debates around Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, but there is now a wind of change in cinema, something …

Pooja Bhatt on nepotism:My family has launched more new talent than entire Bollywood

Mumbai,Actor Pooja Bhatt on Wednesday said her home banner Vishesh Films, under father Mahesh and uncle Mukesh Bhatt, has done far more than the combined efforts of Bollywood in launching new …

Sushant Rajput suicide case: Bihar court dismiss plea against Bollywood bigwigs

Muzaffarpur (Bihar),  A Bihar court on Wednesday dismissed a petition seeking registration of cases against Bollywood bigwigs like Salman Khan, Ekta Kapoor, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Karan Johar for allegedly abetting …

Jagdeep, who played ‘Soorma Bhopali’ in Sholay, dies at 81

Mumbai, Jul 9  Veteran actor Jagdeep, whose paan-stained grin and mischievous eyes as Soorma Bhopali in Sholay made him popular across generations, died on Wednesday at his residence. He was 81. …

Hansal Mehta’s ‘Omerta’ set for ZEE5 premiere on July 25

Mumbai, Jul 8  Director Hansal Mehta’s “Omerta”, featuring Rajkummar Rao, will premiere on ZEE5 on July 25, the streaming platform announced on Wednesday. The 2017 critically-acclaimed movie is based on the …

Josh Brolin and Kathryn Boyd expecting second child

Los Angeles, Jul 8 Hollywood star Josh Brolin and his wife, model Kathryn Boyd are expecting their second child together. Boyd, who has 19-month-old daughter Westyln with Brolin, took to Instagram …

Filmmaker Harish Shah passes away at 76

Mumbai,  Veteran filmmaker Harish Shah, best known for producing Rajesh Khanna-Tanuja starrer “Mere Jeevan Saathi”, passed away on Tuesday after a long battle with throat cancer. He was 76. According to …

Superhero series ‘Stargirl’ gets season two order

Los Angeles,Superhero series “Stargirl” has secured a second season at The CW.The renewal, which comes midway through the show’s first season, will see the network and its digital platforms become the …

Shahid-Mira Happy 5th marriage anniversary

Mumbai: Kabir Singh star Shahid Kapoor and his stunning spouse Mira Rajput are considered as one of the cutest couple in the Hindi film industry. The two give significant couple objectives with their …