At the Bharat Rang Mahotsav. (Source: Express Photo by Amit Mehra)
Supplanted from the big tree (pun intended) and the machan surrounding it located near the centre of the NSD compo [...]
Star Trek Beyond movie review: The film doesn’t bother explaining why the universe across planets may be after it. Not that anyone is asking that question, for Star Trek Beyond is much [...]
Lights Out movie review: Sandberg, who extended his own impressive short by the same name into this extended film, should have let this one rest. Can’t always have the lights on.[/capti [...]
People are strongly influenced by performance of people around you
When it comes to rating one’s own abilities, you are strongly influenced by the performance of others, a stu [...]
Massive rescue operation launched after Indian air force plane vanished over the Bay of Bengal shortly after takeoffIndia has launched a massive search and rescue operation for an Indian air force (IAF) plane that went missing with 29 people on board over the Bay of Bengal.With concern mounting hours after its disappearance, five surveillance aircraft and 13 navy and coastguard ships began searching on Friday for the plane, which vanished shortly after takeoff from the southern city of Chennai.Full scale Search & Rescue launched to look for IAF AN 32 overdue at Port Blair since 1130 hrs. Max assets being deployed at earliest. Continue reading... [...]
AAP MP Bhagwant Mann at Parliament House in New Delhi. Express Photo/Prem Nath Pandey
Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann, on Thursday, shot a Facebook Live of himself, driving into Pa [...]
An-32 has been IAF’s trustworthy work horse many years, and is designed to be extensively used
The Indian Air Force’s An-32 aircraft, that was on a courier flight from C [...]
Udaipur, July 22: An FIR was today registered against Patidar reservation agitation spearhead Hardik Patel for allegedly threatening a toll booth staff in Rajasthan's Rajsamand even as police restricted his movement outside his temporary residence here. IG Anand Srivastava said this, [...]
Bhubaneswar, July 22 : At least ten people were injured on Friday when a bus in which they were travelling in hit a truck from behind in Odisha's Bargarh,media reported. The bus on its way to Sambalpur lost its control and [...]
A survey by research firm IDC showed that the global sales of smartwatches have decline by 32% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2016. The survey showed total sales of 3.5 million units, and decli... [...]
The Indian Government has reportedly approved a three-year exemption from the 30% annual local sourcing norms required for foreign single-brand retail companies with “cutting-edge technology&rdq... [...]
The Viking-1 robot probe of Mars has detected nitrogen and argon gases in the atmosphere of the red planet in sufficient abundance to make scientists more optimistic that life could flourish there, the project’s director said. While not providing enough [...]
PM Modi gave the idea of having simultaneous elections for the Lok Sabha and state assemblies.
Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi floated a very pertinent idea of having simultan [...]
New Delhi, July 21: Atrocities against Dalits have been increasing since Independence, and the caste system in India has a "Taliban-like attitude", Janata Dal-United leader Sharad Yadav said on Thursday in the Rajya Sabha.Yadav also demanded a ban on a cow [...]
New Delhi, Jul 21: Congress leader Anand Sharma today alleged that the government was blocking the appointment of judges as it was "very angry" after the Supreme Court's decision in the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC), a charge strongly refuted by [...]
The US Department of Justice have announced that they have apprehended the alleged owner of Kickass Torrents (KAT), one of the most popular torrent websites. Artem Vaulin, 30, was arrested in Poland,... [...]
Pokemon Go is incredible, enough said. The game has dug up our fond, childhood memories, brought us out on the streets, made us interact with people we never thought we would, and given us a world tha... [...]
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Rashtriya Sahara, in an editorial on July 11, writes: “The present situation in the Kashmir valley has created great problems for the Mehbooba Mufti government.
The people are pained and angry because of the perception that, in [...]
New Delhi, July 21: Taking a dig at Modi Government, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday warned his deputy Manish Sisodia to 'be prepared' against CBI actions. Kejriwal's comment came to fore following after the inauguration of new building of [...]
New Delhi, July 21: A week after four Dalit men were brutally assaulted by cow protection vigilantes in Gujarat, the central government on Thursday urged the states to effectively implement constitutional safeguards for the Scheduled Castes to create crime-free environment against [...]
Marin Cilic revealed about the split on his Facebook page on Thursday. (Source: File)
Marin Cilic has split with coach Goran Ivanisevic after nearly three years of cooperation that [...]
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Hyperbole surrounding Udta Punjab — the recent film highlighting the drug menace in that state, obscures certain realities. There seems to be a sens [...]
Kolkata, July 21: Expressing concern over the rise of 'cow protection' vigilantes, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday asserted the peoples' "right to choice" and warned against the bid to "saffronise everything".Addressing a party rally in the city, the [...]
Kolkata, July 21: Eminent musician and former Trinamool Congress parliamentarian Kabir Suman on Thursday made a passionate appeal to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for releasing political prisoners lodged in jails across the state.Participating in the Trinamool's annual Martyr's Day [...]
Rahul Gandhi today met the family of boys who were assaulted in Una, Gujarat and promised them financial help. [...]
Odisha government finally formed a task force to investigate the deaths of as many as 19 children due to malnourishment. [...]
CHICAGO As U.S. public health officials try to determine whether Zika has arrived in the country, doctors are establishing guidelines on how to care for the rising number of babies whose mothers were infected with the virus during pregnancy. Florida this week said it is investigating a case of Zika not related to travel to an area where Zika is active, raising the possibility of local transmission.
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CLEVELAND Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump gets his best chance to date on Thursday night to lay out his rationale for why Americans should choose him over Democrat Hillary Clinton, trying to close out a raucous convention on an upbeat note. Trump, a New York businessman who has never held elective office, needs a strong performance to improve his chances of getting a boost in opinion polls from the four-day Republican National Convention as Democrats prepare for their own, more scripted version next week in Philadelphia.
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