Why Google ‘thinks’ Narendra Modi is among the ‘World’s Most Stupid Prime Ministers’


Nirmaya dutta New Delhi, Nov 28: In June, the internet was on fire, as it is wont to be about things of great importance, when a search for ‘Top 10 criminals in the world’ showed pictures of Narendra Modi along with criminals like Dawood Ibrahim and Al Capone. This particularly disturbed the right-wing leaning denizens of the internet while amusing ...

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Will burn down theatres which screen Padmavati: BJP MLA


Telangana, Nov 07: Hitting out at director Sanjay Leela Bhansali alleging distortion of facts in his upcoming movie Padmavati, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA T Raja Singh on Tuesday said that they will burn down theatres in which the movie is screened. The BJP MLA said it is a matter of respect for Rajputs. “Will see what happens later,” he ...

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Big B, Maanayata Dutt, Vijay Mallya Among Others Named In Paradise Papers


Famous Bollywood personalities like Amitabh Bachchan and Sanjay Dutt’s wife Manyata and other well-known personalities like Union minister Jayant Sinha and corporate lobbyist Niira Radia are among Indians named in a fresh set of data leaks showing alleged offshore dealings of the world’s rich and famous. Titled as Paradise Papers, the findings have been released by the US-based International Consortium ...

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Kashmiri ‘disabled’ student gets Amitabh Bachchan media scholarship


Srinagar, Nov 02: Qismat Bukhari, a disabled student from Srinagar, and a former student of DPS Srinagar has brought laurels to Kashmir with his writing skills. Qismat recently won the Amitabh Bachchan Scholarship for Excellence in Media for the year 2017 at Mumbai’s Whistling Woods institute where he is pursuing graduation. “At APEEJAY higher secondary school Noida, one day by a ...

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I speak my mind if need be, says Zaira Wasim


Mumbai, Oct 30: Up-and-coming actor Zaira Wasim says she is an introvert, but will not shy away from speaking her mind if the need arises. The 17-year-old actor says she won’t raise her voice time and again, but will not be afraid to do so when push comes to shove. In an interview, Zaira said, “I am an introvert. I don’t ...

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Failed doomsday predictions didn’t deter conspirators – This is their latest prophecy


In September, doomsday theorist Dave Meade, who claims to have studied astronomy and deciphered the Book of Revelations, predicted that an ominous sign would appear on September 23 and foretell the world’s end. New Delhi, Oct 29: Conspiracy theorists are forever at work trying to predict the end of the world. While some people love reading about them and some ...

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VoLTE era begins: Jio and Airtel now offer free VoLTE calls, here’s everything to know about it


New Delhi, Sept 12: The VoLTE war has started in India and two of the country’s most popular telecom operators have entered the ring. Last year Jio made headlines for changing the face of telecom connectivity in India by launching the VoLTE services, and consequently unlimited “free calls” in India and now Airtel that is arguably India’s largest telecom operator ...

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