Vidya shares ‘true definition’ of being actor

Vidya shares ‘true definition’ of being actor

 Actress Vidya Balan walks the ramp during GJF Fashion Nite by All India Gems & Jewellery Trade Federation in Mumbai on Aug 5, 2016. (Photo: IANS)   Mumbai, November 4 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan has shared the true definition of being an actor.   Talking about her film journey and acting in “Tumari Sulu”, Vidya […]

Every Army has to prepare for conflict: Gen Rawat

GONIKOPPAL, November 4 (PTI): Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday said every Army has to prepare for conflict and that is its task.   Rawat was responding to a question by reporters about Chinese President Xi Jinping asking his country’s armed forces to improve their combat capabilities and readiness for war, and also his […]

Work on river inter-linking project to start: Gadkari

New Delhi, November 4 (IANS) Work on the first phase of the ambitious river inter-linking project will start within the next three months, Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari announced here on Saturday.   Gadkari said while discussions on river connectivity had been going on for several years, the government was now in a position to […]

Tripura: BJP for judicial probe into academia ‘irregularities’

Agartala, November 4 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday demanded a judicial probe into the various irregularities in academic sectors in Left-ruled Tripura, a party leader said.   “Serious wrongdoing was established in the evaluation of examination papers conducted by the Tripura Board of Secondary (TBSE) education. Marks of a large number […]

Massa to retire from Formula One for second time

Massa to retire from Formula One for second time

Formula One F1 – Japanese Grand Prix 2017 – Suzuka Circuit, Japan – October 7, 2017. Williams’ Felipe Massa of Brazil walks after qualifying. REUTERS/Toru Hanai   LONDON, November 4 (Reuters) – Brazilian driver Felipe Massa announced his retirement from Formula One at the end of the season, and for the second time, on Saturday. […]

At least 19 dead as Typhoon Damrey sweeps into Vietnam

At least 19 dead as Typhoon Damrey sweeps into Vietnam

A storm batters a street in Nha Trang, as Typhoon Damrey descends on southern Vietnam, in this still image taken from social media video, November 4, 2017. @SINITSYN_NIKITA/via REUTERS   HANOI, November 4 (Reuters) – Typhoon Damrey killed at least 19 people in central and southern Vietnam on Saturday, the government said, after the storm […]

Scientists decode mechanism to help quit unwanted thoughts

Scientists decode mechanism to help quit unwanted thoughts

London, November 4 (IANS) Scientists have identified a key chemical within the “memory” region of the brain that allows us to suppress unwanted thoughts.   The findings showed that the ability to inhibit unwanted thoughts relies on a neurotransmitter — a chemical within the brain that allows messages to pass between nerve cells — known […]

N Korea rules out negotiations as Trump heads to Asia

N Korea rules out negotiations as Trump heads to Asia

FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un inspects the January 18 General Machine Plant in Pyongyang, North Korea in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on August 10, 2016. KCNA/via REUTERS   Seoul, November 4 (AFP) North Korea ruled out talks and threatened to increase its nuclear arsenal in […]

Soccer: Indian federation ‘reminded’ by FIFA over outside interference

Soccer: Indian federation ‘reminded’ by FIFA over outside interference

FIFA President Gianni Infantino and All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel pose at a news conference after a FIFA Council meeting in Kolkata, India, October 27, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri/Files   ZURICH, November 4 (Reuters) – India’s football federation (AIFF) has been reminded by FIFA that it cannot be influenced by legal or […]

Sindhu slams Indigo for rude behaviour, airline rejects claims

Sindhu slams Indigo for rude behaviour, airline rejects claims

PV Sindhu during a promotional event. Photograph: PTI   ‘The ground staff misbehaved with Sindhu while handling her kit bag. Sindhu had requested him to handle it with care as there were racquets inside but the person behaved rudely.’   Hyderabad, November 4 (PTI): Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu on Saturday accused an Indigo ground […]

NBA: James pours in 57 as Cavs topple Wizards

NBA: James pours in 57 as Cavs topple Wizards

Four-time league MVP LeBron James poured in 57 points for the second-best scoring performance of his career as the Cleveland Cavaliers busted out of a slump with a 130-122 win over the Washington Wizards (AFP Photo/Rob Carr)   Washington, November 4 (AFP) – Four-time league MVP LeBron James poured in 57 points for the second-best […]