In a new book, ‘Neta Abhineta: Bollywood Star Power in Indian Politics’, Rasheed Kidwai delves into the intersection between the nation’s two obsessions - politics and cinema. The following excerpt chronicles Amitabh Bachchan’s relationship with the Gandhi family.
Islamabad, Sep 22: The Pakistan government while reacting to the cancellation of Foreign Minister level talks said that it was deeply disappointed with the announcement. The talks were to be held on the sidelines of the UNGA in New York. The
Milan, September 23: Luciano Spalletti says Inter are a side that must "live on the edge" to succeed after Marcelo Brozovic's stoppage-time stunner clinched a 1-0 win over Sampdoria. In a dramatic Serie A encounter at Stadio Luigi Ferraris, it was
Chandigarh, Sep 23: Pankaj and Manish, the two prime accused in Rewari gangrape case have been arrested on Sunday. The two were on the run for 12 days. The two have been arrested from Satnali in Mahendragarh, said sources. Earlier this
The court of Delhi financial commissioner said that the barcodes were being misused and hence caused a threat to the lives of people.
Authorities of IIT-Madras administration recently informed his parents about his attendance shortage. Due to low attendance in the classroom record, Kormath feared that he would not be allowed to sit for the examination.
These mushrooms are so valuable that there has been a bid for them. The oldest living members of the separated families will get 500 kg each.
Khan and his supporters, who spoke to the parents of the admitted children, rubbished the claims of a mysterious fever and said the symptoms were similar to those of encephalitis.
CBI on Friday described the complaint by its Special Director Rakesh Asthana to the CVC against its chief Alok Verma as "malicious" and "frivolous".
Two days after negligence aboard a Jet Airways flight left at least 30 bleeding, it seems that the airlines is set for a legal battle.An activist has already lodged a police complaint alleging 'attempt to murder', while another passenger, still suffering from nosebleeds and ear pains, is contemplating lodging a police complaint against Jet Airways for negligence.Here are the details.
New Delhi, Sep 23: An Indian Mujahideen operative was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Nepal. The killing of Khursheed Alam, who was working as a principal of a private school died on the spot after being shot at. While the
New Delhi, Sep 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched the world's largest government-funded healthcare programme - the Ayushman Bharat, which would benefit 50 crore Indians. IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad is also attending the launch of Ayushman Bharat at
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The French government and Dassault Aviation have contradicted former President Francois Hollande's claim in choosing Indian industrial partners in the multi-million dollar Rafale jet deal. The statement by the French government issued here late Friday comes after Hollande claimed that the Indian government suggested a particular private firm for Rafale offset contract. Hollande was quoted in an article by a French website as claiming that the Indian government had asked the French government to nominate Reliance Defence as its India partner in the deal.
Commander Abhilash was dismasted in extremely rough weather and sea condition, with wind speeds of 130 kmph and 10 metre high waves.
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday felicitated Asian Games 2018 Silver medal winners Pinky Balhara and Tanvi Khanna with a Rs 75 lakh cheque and Bronze medal winners with Rs 50 lakh cheque.
The large mammals are found primarily in three states – Assam, West Bengal and Uttar Pradesh -- and 82 per cent of the world's rhinos reside in India.
A large number of Maoists allegedly took part in the shooting of TDP leaders K Sarveswara Rao and Siveri Soma in Araku Valley in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam.
Mother and wife of martyred police officer Firdous Ahmad Kuchay say that they “touched militants' feet” and “begged to leave him” but the gunmen assured they will not harm him. However, later in the say, the three special police officers lay dead near a stream in Shopian with blood oozing from their bullet wounds.
In the next week, the Supreme Court is likely to deliver judgment on important cases like Aadhaar, Ayodhya dispute and adultery. Apart from these, it may also take up the case regarding the entry of women in Sabarimala Temple and female genital mutilation in the Dawoodi Bohra community. The verdicts will affect social morality, politics, and right to privacy in the country. Here's more.