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Rishi Kapoor no more: Bollywood mourns its darling 'Chintu'

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor no more: Bollywood mourns its darling 'Chintu'

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor will be remembered for a lot of things — his body of work, the songs of his movies, the effortless romance, and his smile. Always exuding warmth, even when he wasn't happy, Rishi's loss will ensure Bollywood never remains the same again.

Coronavirus: India's death toll crosses 140; COVID-19 cases cross 4,000

07 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: India's death toll crosses 140; COVID-19 cases cross 4,000

The coronavirus outbreak in India seems to be accelerating as 704 positive cases were reported in the past 24 hours, the highest single-day jump yet.

Rishi Kapoor opens up on work and film choices

01 Dec 2019

Rishi Kapoor opens up on work and film choices

Starting his career as a child artist in his father and the legendary showman Raj Kapoor's movie Mera Naam Joker (1970), Rishi Kapoor has come a long way in his journey with films.

Beyonce's father, Mathew Knowles, talks about his breast cancer diagnosis

04 Oct 2019

Beyonce's father, Mathew Knowles, talks about his breast cancer diagnosis

The father and former manager of singers Beyoncé Knowles-Carter and Solange Knowles, Mathew Knowles, has come forward with his battle against male breast cancer.

Engineers' Day: The Indian legends making us proud

15 Sep 2019

Engineers' Day: The Indian legends making us proud

Not many people know this, but the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna awardee M Visvesvaraya is commemorated as Engineers' Day.

#RIPSushmaSwaraj: BJP stalwart cremated with state honors, daughter performs rites

07 Aug 2019

#RIPSushmaSwaraj: BJP stalwart cremated with state honors, daughter performs rites

Sushma Swaraj, India's revered External Affairs Minister and one of the tallest leaders of BJP, was cremated at Lodhi crematorium on Wednesday with complete state honors.

Toronto Gay Village serial killer confesses to eight murders

30 Jan 2019

Toronto Gay Village serial killer confesses to eight murders

In a massive win for Canadian authorities, a man suspected of having killed and dismembered eight men who went missing near Toronto from 2010-2017 pleaded guilty to eight counts of first-degree murder on Tuesday.

Amidst tension, Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' opens partially in Karnataka

08 Jun 2018

Amidst tension, Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' opens partially in Karnataka

Amidst tight police presence yesterday, dozens of theaters and six multiplexes in Bengaluru finally screened Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's latest multilingual film 'Kaala'.

Film Federation urges SIFCC to release Rajnikanth's 'Kaala' in Karnataka

04 Jun 2018

Film Federation urges SIFCC to release Rajnikanth's 'Kaala' in Karnataka

Film Federation of India has urged the South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce (SIFCC) to uplift the ban on the release of superstar Rajinikanth's upcoming movie "Kaala" in Karnataka.

Delhi: 67-yr-old madrasa teacher arrested for allegedly raping 9-yr-old girl

28 Feb 2018

Delhi: 67-yr-old madrasa teacher arrested for allegedly raping 9-yr-old girl

A 67-year-old man in Delhi, a teacher, has been arrested for allegedly raping a nine-year-old girl inside his madrasa.

Engineers' Day: The Indian legends making us proud

15 Sep 2017

Engineers' Day: The Indian legends making us proud

Not many people know this, but the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna awardee Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya is commemorated as Engineers' Day.

UN Secy General: Populism spreading anti-Muslim hatred

29 Jan 2017

UN Secy General: Populism spreading anti-Muslim hatred

Speaking to Holocaust survivors, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that the rise of populism had led to increase in "anti-Semitism, racism, xenophobia, anti-Muslim hatred and other forms of intolerance".

UN Secretary says post midnight 'everything changes'

31 Dec 2016

UN Secretary says post midnight 'everything changes'

Outgoing UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon jokingly said that he felt like "like Cinderella - tomorrow at midnight, everything changes".

Nigeria's environment minister now UN chief's deputy

16 Dec 2016

Nigeria's environment minister now UN chief's deputy

Incoming chief of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres appointed Amina Mohammed, Nigeria's environment minister as his deputy secretary-general today.

New UN Chief Antonio Guterres takes oath

13 Dec 2016

New UN Chief Antonio Guterres takes oath

The new secretary-general of the United Nations, Antonio Gutteres was sworn in as the 9th secretary general of the UN.

Antonio Guterres to be sworn in as next UN Secretary-General

12 Dec 2016

Antonio Guterres to be sworn in as next UN Secretary-General

Antonio Guterres is set to be sworn in as the ninth United Nations Secretary-General on Monday, during a formal ceremony at the UN General Assembly.