• Deepika’s engagement ring is worth ₹1.3 cr- ₹2.7 cr: Report

    Deepika’s engagement ring is worth ₹1.3 cr- ₹2.7 cr: Report
    Published Date : 16-Nov-2018 3:25:19IST

    The engagement ring given to Deepika Padukone by Ranveer Singh is priced between ₹1.3 crore to ₹2.7 crore, as per reports. The ring has a rectangular solitaire set in platinum. Deepika’s bridal chunri [veil] was inscribed with ‘Sada Saubhagyavati Bhava’ which was reportedly gifted to her by Ranveer’s family, as per Sindhi traditions.

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  • Zuckerberg asks staff not to use iPhones post Apple CEO remark: NYT

    Zuckerberg asks staff not to use iPhones post Apple CEO remark: NYT
    Published Date : 15-Nov-2018 7:42:46IST

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ordered his management team to use only Android phones and not Apple’s iPhones, a New York Times report said on Wednesday. Zuckerberg’s reaction allegedly came after Apple CEO Tim Cook criticised Facebook for collecting users’ personal data. “Privacy to us is a human right. It’s a civil liberty,” Cook had said.

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  • Hyderabad mosque operates as health centre for all religions

    Hyderabad mosque operates as health centre for all religions
    Published Date : 14-Nov-2018 12:54:20IST

    In a first, a mosque in Hyderabad has been turned into a health centre catering to 40-50 people every day free of cost. The health centre provides nearby slum dwellers with healthcare as well as guidance for admission to government hospitals, irrespective of their religion. It has approximately 100 volunteers and operates with the help of NGO Helping Hand Foundation.

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  • Sweet Surprise For Anjali

    Sweet Surprise For Anjali
    Published Date : 14-Nov-2018 7:37:02IST

    Sachin Tendulkar pulled out all stops to organise a surprise birthday party for wife Anjali recently. Tendulkar’s daughter Sara flew in from London, and his family, including son Arjun, headed to Udaipur. The former cricketer had also arranged a few close friends of his wife to be present in Udaipur – and Anjali was not privy to this information until the big day.

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  • Statue Of Unity Sees Record 27,000 Visitors In One Day

    Statue Of Unity Sees Record 27,000 Visitors In One Day
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2018 8:44:10IST

    Over 27,000 people on Saturday visited the Statue of Unity in Gujarat’s Narmada district, the highest since the Sardar Patel memorial was inaugurated by PM Modi on October 31 and opened to the public on November 1. The statue, built on an islet near the Sardar Sarovar Dam in Kevadiya, at 182 metres is the tallest such structure in the world. With the capacity of the high-speed lift which takes tourists to the viewing gallery inside the statue being 5,000 persons per day.

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  • Isha Ambani, Anand’s wedding card is worth ₹3 lakh

    Isha Ambani, Anand’s wedding card is worth ₹3 lakh
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2018 7:51:43IST

    Mukesh Ambani’s daughter Isha Ambani and her fiancé Anand Piramal’s wedding card is worth ₹3 lakh, reports have claimed. The invitation is packed inside a storage box, with Isha and Anand’s initials, ‘IA’ etched on the top, and also has a letter written by the couple. The box plays ‘Gayatri Mantra’ when it is opened.

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  • Don’t move around in nighties during day, Andhra village tells women

    Don’t move around in nighties during day, Andhra village tells women
    Published Date : 09-Nov-2018 8:50:06IST

    Andhra Pradesh’s Thokalapalli village has prohibited women from moving around in the village in nightwear from 6 am to 7 pm. Moreover, women violating the rule have to pay a fine of ₹2,000 and those who inform about such women get a reward of ₹1,000. While the rule was imposed months ago, police said it came to light on Thursday.

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  • Google to limit alcohol at office events to curb sexual harassment

    Google to limit alcohol at office events to curb sexual harassment
    Published Date : 09-Nov-2018 3:45:35IST

    After several Google employees worldwide staged a walkout last week in protest of improper handling of sexual misconduct allegations, Google CEO Sundar Pichai unveiled new policies to curb sexual harassment at workplace. Google would limit alcohol consumption at office events and arbitration over harassment claims would be made optional. Pichai also promised more transparency in such cases.

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  • It was a very stupid comment made by Kohli: BCCI official

    It was a very stupid comment made by Kohli: BCCI official
    Published Date : 08-Nov-2018 7:05:01IST

    Reacting to Virat Kohli asking a fan to leave India for not liking Indian cricketers, a BCCI official said that it was a very stupid comment to make. “He should have been more careful. He must understand that the kind of money he is earning is because Indian fans have invested in this game,” the official added.

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  • 50 injured during Diwali celebrations in Hyderabad

    50 injured during Diwali celebrations in Hyderabad
    Published Date : 08-Nov-2018 9:31:39IST

    Firecrackers left at least 50 people injured during Diwali celebrations in Hyderabad and outskirts, an official said on Thursday. The injured were brought to government-run Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital late Wednesday night and in the early hours of Thursday. According to doctors, at least eight of them sustained critical injuries in their eyes. The remaining had minor injuries and they were sent home after treatment. The injured include people belonging to all age groups.

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  • Ambati Rayudu retires from first-class cricket

    Ambati Rayudu retires from first-class cricket
    Published Date : 03-Nov-2018 8:21:12IST

    India middle-order batsman Ambati Rayudu has quit first-class cricket to focus on shorter formats, according to a media release by the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA). The release says that he will continue to play international and domestic matches of shorter formats, the One-dayers and T20s. Rayudu has been slotted at No. 4 in the ODI batting line-up by the Indian team management in preparation for the 2019 World cup. He scored a century and a half-century in the ODI series against West Indies.

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  • ‘Was in a consensual relationship with journalist Pallavi’

    ‘Was in a consensual relationship with journalist Pallavi’
    Published Date : 02-Nov-2018 4:00:16IST

    After US-based India-born journalist Pallavi Gogoi accused MJ Akbar of raping her 23 years ago, the former Editor and Union Minister denied the allegations, claiming he was in a consensual relationship with Pallavi. “The relationship gave rise to talk and…later caused strife in my home life as well. This consensual relationship ended, perhaps not on best note,” Akbar added.

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  • Gave up biryani to wear blue jersey again: Ambati Rayudu

    Gave up biryani to wear blue jersey again: Ambati Rayudu
    Published Date : 01-Nov-2018 10:50:12IST

    Team India batsman Ambati Rayudu has revealed that he gave up biryani in order to wear the blue jersey again. Rayudu, who was dropped from India squad for the ODI series against England, added that he hasn’t tasted biryani for the last three months. The 33-year-old scored 217 runs in four innings in the recently concluded ODI series against Windies.

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  • Is life worth one pic? Woman who fell 800ft in US said in March

    Is life worth one pic? Woman who fell 800ft in US said in March
    Published Date : 01-Nov-2018 12:23:49IST

    India’s 30-year-old Meenakshi Moorthy, who died with her 29-year-old husband after falling 800 feet at America’s Yosemite National Park, warned people against taking pictures on cliff edges in March on Instagram. “Standing at the edge of cliffs…can be fatal…Is our life just worth one photo?” Meenakshi wrote. The couple fell to death apparently while taking a selfie, her brother-in-law said.

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  • Captain cool

    Captain cool
    Published Date : 30-Oct-2018 9:43:15IST

    The last ten days have established the fact that there is no other batsman in the world better than Kohli. But, even as he keeps piling on the runs, Kohli, along with an ethnic menswear brand, recently took some time out to host a grand dinner for underprivileged kids from Dharavi. Apparently, post dinner the Indian cricket team captain got grooving with the kids and ensured they had a whale of a time.

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