New Zealand were struggling at 148 for seven against India at stumps on the first day of the third cricket Test here Saturday.
The postponement of recruitment test for sub-inspectors of police landed the Andhra Pradesh government in a spot as massive students protests rocked Andhra and Rayalaseema regions Saturday.
Actor Arjun Rampal has given the nod for a guest appearance in “Rascals”to be directed by David Dhawan.
For Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai, Nov 19 means much more than just the release date of her latest project “Guzaarish”.
Bollywood star Aamir Khan says he was apprehensive about the response to the first look of his next production “Dhobi Ghat”, but is glad viewers have appreciated the “hatke” film.
Vice President Hamid Ansari Saturday called for the adoption of a new Look-West policy aimed at the Gulf and West Asia that can secure the country’s economic, strategic and cultural interests in the region, which has a huge non-immigrant population of over six million Indian workers. “For us in India, a ‘Look West’ policy towards this part of West Asia would be as relevant for safeguarding and promoting India’s interests as its Look-East policy aimed at East Asia that has been in place for some years,” Ansari told a conference.
India’s foreign exchange (forex) reserves declined by $1.899 billion, going down to $298.31 billion, during the week ended Nov 12 because of a sharp decline in its foreign currency reserves. Foreign currency reserves, that include US dollar, euro and British pound, among others, declined $1.79 billion going down to $269.49 billion during the week under review, according to data released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
Farah Khan’s three toddlers – Czar, Diva and Anya – can’t seem to get enough of the song “Sheila Ki Jawani” that features in the director-choreographer’s forthcoming directorial venture “Tees Maar Khan”. “Diva and Anya keep singing and dancing to the song all day – Czar on the other hand attempts to play the track on his drums,” a source said. The triplets will turn three in February next year
Suspected Taliban militants in northwestern Pakistan Saturday torched 10 lorries carrying oil supplies for NATO troops in Afghanistan, police said. The attack took place in the Ring Road area of Peshawar, the capital of militancy-plagued Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province. “An unknown number of gunmen stormed a workshop where more than a dozen tankers were parked.
Chandrasekhar Yeleti is one director who has delivered decent hits like Aithe, Anukokunda Oka Roju, Okkadunnadu. However, his last flick ‘Prayanam’ with Manoj was unsuccessful at the box-office. The director has taken some time after the film, and has now come up with a new script for Victory Venkatesh