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Vi claims to record top 5G speed of 3.7 gbps in its ongoing trials
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Telecom operator, Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL) on Sunday claimed that it has achieved peak speed in excess of 3.7 Gbps with very low latency on the mmWave spectrum band in its 5G trials.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy,Technology
Maera Misshra excited to play grey character in 'Bhagya Lakshmi'
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Popular actress Maera Misshra has entered the daily soap 'Bhagya Lakshmi' as the woman in Rishi's life. Her character Mallishka has shades of grey.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Lara names Nathan Coulter-Nile as his choice for MI's third pacer in IPL 2021
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Former West Indies captain Brian Lara has named Australia all-rounder Nathan Coulter-Nile as his choice for the third pacer's place in the Mumbai Indians eleven in IPL 2021. He said that Coulter-Nile can cover the gap in the batting apart from his bowling skills.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
On finishing shoot for Bengali film, Yami talks about her love for Bengal
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) She made her debut with the film 'Vicky Donor', directed by Shoojit Sircar and released in 2012, in which she played a Bengali girl - Ashima Roy. The film was a super success, and with it, Bollywood actress Yami Gautam Dhar, seen most recently in 'Bhoot Police', started her love affair with Bengali culture, food and Kolkata.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Rahul Singh to feature in series inspired by high-profile murder investigation
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actor Rahul Singh is all set to play the role of an investigator in an upcoming web series tentatively titled 'A Crime To Remember'. The show is inspired by a high-profile murder investigation.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Urvashi Rautela learns martial arts for upcoming action film
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress Urvashi Rautela is in action mode as she is learning martial arts for her upcoming film. She says she is prepping hard for her role and added that martial arts is fun.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'Queen' Deepika crashes Ranveer Singh's chat with fans
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Ranveer Singh treated his fans to a chat session. However, it was hilariously crashed by his actress-wife, Deepika Padukone, who wanted to know when the livewire star was reaching home.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
This Mumbai NGO 'runs' after runaway kids, to reunite them with kin
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) This week, Mumbaikars were shocked to learn of a school topper girl, who - lured by a glamour career - ran away to Telangana, but was safely rescued by Mumbai Police and brought back to her family.
2021-09-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Human Interest/Society
Diya Agarwal, famous for her fights with Shamita Shetty, wins 'Bigg Boss OTT
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Serial reality show star Divya Agarwal was declared the winner of 'Bigg Boss OTT' on Friday, marking a victorious end to her stay at the 'house' hosted by Karan Johar.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Vrushika talks about her 'Rapchik Lavani' in 'Ganesh Utsav with Zee TV'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Vrushika Mehta will perform a Lavani act on some current trending songs in 'Ganesh Utsav with Zee TV.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
UP Governor Anandiben Patel on a two-day visit of Gujarat
Gandhinagar, Sep 18 (IANS) Former Gujarat Chief Minister and presently the Governor of Uttar Pradesh Anandiben Patel is on a visit to her home State Gujarat on Saturday. Patel believed to be the mentor of the newly appointed Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel is expected to be in the state for two days.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Porn-scam: 4 days after charge sheet, Raj Kundra seeks bail
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Four days after the Mumbai Police filed a charge sheet, businessman Raj Kundra - the prime accused in a porn racket - has filed a bail application seeking release as the investigations are now over.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Prabhu Deva to show his moves in 'Dance+ Season 6'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) The upcoming episodes of 'Dance + Season 6 will see the presence of noted choreographer Prabhu Deva as the special guest.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Three reasons why Mika is 'jealous' of Badshah
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Singer Mika Singh has made some interesting revelations about his bond with Badshah, the special guest in 'Zee Comedy Show.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Tamannaah looks for challenges to expand her range as actor
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Tamannaah Bhatia's recent Telugu release 'Maestro' is drawing appreciation from the audience.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Neha Kakkar shares her troubled journey to success in 'Super Dancer 4'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) The performance by contestant Anshika and guru Manan, who danced on a medley song includng 'Ludo', 'Coca Cola' and 'Yaar Na Mile', has impressed the special guests -- Honey Singh, Neha Kakkar and Tony Kakkar -- in 'Super Dancer Chapter 4'.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
New OTT Digiflix to debut with Rahul Dev's 'The Perfect Script'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Digiflix Media Pvt Ltd recently announced the launch of its new OTT platform, Digiflix TV.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
How Alia Bhatt inspired TV actress Aanchal Goswami
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Television actress Aanchal Goswami has opened up on how she is inspired by Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt and her performance in the 2014 Imtiaz Ali directorial 'Highway'.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
ITD sniffs out Rs 250 cr financial irregularities by Sonu Sood (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) In a major revelation, the Income Tax Department on Saturday accused Bollywood actor Sonu Sood of financial irregularities worth over Rs 250 crore by way of unutilised charitable funds, bogus contracts and circular transactions with one of his partner companies, and diverting funds to evade taxes, officials said.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Anupam Kher to get honorary doctorate from American university
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actor Anupam Kher has been invited by The Hindu University of America to be conferred the prestigious Honorary Doctorate in Hindu Studies at a simple Hindu Vedic ceremony in Manhattan, New York on Saturday.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
ISL champs Mumbai City FC sign versatile Gurkirat Singh for 3 years
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Mumbai City FC on Saturday announce the signing of Gurkirat Singh who joins the Islanders from Indian Arrows. The 18-year-old joins the defending Indian Super League (ISL) Shield winners and champions on a three-year contract until May 2024 with an option to extend it for another season.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
Global Anxieties: Rupee to be under tapering fears (IANS Currency Outlook)
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Global anxieties along with rising imports and persistently high crude oil prices will weaken the Indian rupee in the coming week.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Shilpa Shetty puts out yet another cryptic post, talks about 'new endings'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra uploaded a page from a novel on her Instagram story, leaving followers wondering what it meant. It is the second such post by the actress after the arrest of her husband Raj Kundra in a porn-related case.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Varun Sood on girlfriend Divya Agarwal in 'Cartel': I still get goosebumps
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Divya Agarwal, who is currently in the 'Bigg Boss OTT' plays Grissy, an assassin in the series 'Cartel' She donned multiple looks for the series. Divya's boyfriend Varun Sood, who had made an acting debut in 'Ragini MMS 2' spoke about her work in the series and how proud he is to watch her bloom.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Karan Wahi, Rithvik Dhanjani to be special guests on 'Bigg Boss OTT'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actors Karan Wahi and Rithvik Dhanjani will be the special guests for the 'Bigg Boss OTT' finale episode on Saturday. They will enter the house in the evening.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Indie singer Nikitaa's latest single 'Farewell' out
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Indie artiste Nikitaa is back with her latest single titled 'Farewell'.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Aanchal Srivastava to play the protagonist in TV series 'Ghar'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Aanchal Srivastava, who had earlier appeared in the Rani Mukherjee-starrer 'Mardaani 2', will be seen in the upcoming new episode titled 'Ghar', along with Viral Yadav, in the TV series 'Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya'.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
IT sniffs out financial irregularities of Rs 250-cr by Sonu Sood
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) In a shocking revelation, the Income Tax Department has accused Bollywood actor Sonu Sood of alleged financial irregularities worth around Rs 250 crore by way of unutilized charitable funds, bogus contracts and circular transactions all over India, officials said.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Rishabh Arora talks about what was it like to play a child-like character in 'Mumbai Diaries 26/11'
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actor Rishabh Arora who was seen in films like 'Ghayal Once Again' and 'Machine' is currently seen in the web show 'Mumbai Diaries 26/11' which is being well received by audiences. Helmed by director Nikhil Advani and Nikhil Gonsalves, it also stars Konkona Sensharma, Mohit Raina and others.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Maha ATS detains 7th terror suspect from Mumbai
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) The Maharashtra Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) has detained a terror suspect from Mumbai's Jogeshwari suburb, four days after the Special Cell of Delhi Police arrested six extremists from different parts of India.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Terrorism
Renuka Shahane: 'Crime Patrol...Gumraah Bachpan' will help parents spot warning signs among kids
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Well known television and film actor-director, Renuka Shahane, who will anchor 'Crime Patrol Satark: Gumraah Bachpan', says the purpose of the show is to alert parents to look out for warning signs of criminality among children.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Bhagat Singh more interesting than we've been told: Amol Parashar
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actor Amol Parashar, who is all set to essay the role of Shaheed Bhagat Singh in Shoojit Sircar's upcoming film, 'Sardar Udham Singh', has opened up on what was it like playing the revolutionary.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'Potluck' celebrates togetherness: Director Rajshree Ojha
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) As her debut web series 'Potluck' gets critical acclaim, director Rajshree Ojha says that her story is intended to celebrate modern family values and the very idea of togetherness.
2021-09-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Education dept's order on essay on PM sparks row in Gujarat
Gandhinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) A recent order issued by the Gujarat Education Depratment to hold an essay competition with the theme 'My favourite PM - Narendra Modi' has evoked strong reaction from the state Congress.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Markets descend from record highs, profit bookings subdue sentiments (Roundup)
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) India's key stock indices closed in the red on Friday as profit booking subdued sentiments after three consecutive sessions of rise.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Renowned cosmologist Padmanabhan dies of cardiac arrest in Pune
Pune, Sep 17 (IANS) Cosmologist Prof Thanu Padmanabhan, a globally renowned theoretical physicist and Dean of the Academic Department of the Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, passed away in Pune on Friday following a massive heart attack, a top scientist said.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Science/Tech
7 Guj ministers face criminal cases; 19 are crorepatis
Gandhinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) The Gujarat Election Watch and the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) on Friday published a report on the members of the newly-formed Gujarat Cabinet.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
India's forex reserves decline by over $1 bn
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves fell by $1.340 billion during the week ended September 10.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Top cosmologist T. Padmanabhan passes away in Pune
Pune, Sep 17 (IANS) Cosmologist Prof. T. Padmanabhan, a globally renowned theoretical physicist and Dean of the Academic Department of Inter-University Centre for Astronomy & Astrophysics, passed away following a massive heart attack, a top official said here on Friday.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Science/Tech
Mumbai Police book actor, others for driving ex-Mr India to suicide
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) The Mumbai Police have booked Bollywood actor Sahil Khan and four others for allegedly instigating prominent physique-builder and former "Mr India" Manoj Patil to commit suicide, officials said here on Friday.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Nawazuddin Siddiqui: 'No Land's Man' is a satire on issues the world is facing
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) The recently released first look of Nawazuddin Siddiqui on his social media from his first English feature film 'No Land's Man' has garnered a lot of attention.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
PM Modi biopic starring Vivek Oberoi to be released on OTT
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) The biopic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, starring Vivek Anand Oberoi, titled 'PM Narendra Modi', is going to get a digital release.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Rashmi Agdekar says 'The Interns 2' is close to her heart
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) 'Rasbhari' actress Rashmi Agdekar will be seen in the upcoming web series 'The Interns 2' on September 24.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
After ED, CBI, now IT 'searches' Anil Deshmukh's Nagpur properties
Nagpur, Sep 17 (IANS) After the Enforcement Directorate and the Central Bureau of Investigation, the Income Tax Department on Friday was "searching" premises linked with former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh in Nagpur and other places for alleged tax irregularities.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Ajay Devgn to Anand Mahindra: Was great shooting truck stunt commercial
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Bollywood star Ajay Devgn, who recreated his iconic 'Phool Aur Kaante' split stunt for an ad using trucks, has thanked Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra and said that it was great shooting the commercial.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Saif Ali Khan reveals why he can't sing lullabies to his kids on 'The Kapil Sharma Show'
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Bollywood actors Saif Ali Khan, Yami Gautam and Jacqueline Fernandes will be the guests this Saturday on 'The Kapil Sharma Show'. The trio will be promoting their new film 'Bhoot Police' in which Yami and Jacqueline play sisters plagued by an ancient ghost while Saif Ali Khan and Arjun Kapoor become their 'shamans' in shining armour.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Vengaboys: 'You could call us the Bharat Boys' (IANS Interview)
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) The Vengaboys are coming to 'Boom' once again with their party anthem taking their fans back to the '90s.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Actress Wamiqa Gabbi on how her father introduced her to the world of performing arts
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Actress Wamiqa Gabbi, who played a pivotal role in the web series 'Grahan', recalls how her father encouraged her and her brother to explore performing arts that eventually drew Wamiqa to acting.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Gautam Rode, Esha Gupta on playing cops in 'Nakaab'
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Actors Esha Gupta and Gautam Rode can be seen playing daredevil cops 'Aditi Amre' and 'Pawan Bisht' in the web series 'Nakaab'. They are shown solving and investigating mysteries and working tirelessly to get justice to the ones being wronged.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Rakul Preet Singh enrolled for medical classes for 'Doctor G'
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Actress Rakul Preet Singh, whose look from the upcoming Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer 'Doctor G' was unveiled Friday, had to enroll for medical classes to get into the skin of her character in the film.
2021-09-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood