Black money, jobs, financial schemes: What to expect in PM Modi's I-Day speech
India Today The Independence Day speech this year is of immense importance for Prime minister Narendra Modi. This will be his last I-Day speech before the general election of 2019. So in all likely-hood the PM is to dish out the report card of his government ... ---
Independence Day Quotes: 10 awesome quotes by famous personalities on Indian Independence Day
Times of India India will celebrate its 72nd Independence Day this 15th August with great enthusiasm and patriotism. It was this day in 1947 when India attained its long sought after freedom from the British rule. Though the Indian Independence Act was passed by the ... -
Kochi Airport Stops All Fights Till 2 PM After Heavy Rain In Kerala
NDTV All flight operations have been stopped at Kerala's Kochi airport after heavy rains caused waterlogging in adjoining areas. Operations of international and domestic flights have been suspended till 2pm. Heavy rains continued in many parts of Kerala ... ---
US-Turkey Tensions Could Stall Progress Against ISIS, Officials Say
New York Times WASHINGTON — American and European intelligence and counterterrorism officials said on Tuesday that the escalating tensions between President Trump and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey could jeopardize information sharing and law... ---
Barriers set up after Westminster car ramming may have saved lives in London attack
CBS News LONDON — London's mayor is urging residents and tourists to remain calm and vigilant following the latest terror attack in the city. The driver of a car injured three people before crashing into barricades near Parliament. A security camera captured ... ---
Gold box office prediction: Akshay Kumar's sports drama to earn Rs 20 crore on Day 1
The Indian Express With the release of sports drama Gold, based on true events that lead to free India winning its first Olympic gold medal, Akshay Kumar is expected to set the cash registers ringing. According to trade analyst Girish Johar, the film is expected to mint ... ---
Satyameva Jayate box office prediction: John Abraham film to earn Rs 10 crore on opening day
The Indian Express John Abraham starrer Satyameva Jayate will clash with Akshay Kumar's Gold at the box office on August 15. While Gold is a sports drama, Satyameva Jayate is a typical Bollywood masala entertainer packed with a lot of action, drama and romance. And, this... ---
Ranbir Kapoor gets click-happy in Bulgaria
Times of India Ranbir Kapoor seems to have discovered a love for clicking pictures in Bulgaria, where he is on a marathon shooting schedule for the film 'Brahmastra'. His favourite muse clearly seems to be his rumoured girlfriend, Alia Bhatt who is also the heroine ... ---
Celebrating 'Mantoiyat' this Independence Day
Times of India As India celebrates 71 years of freedom, it is important to reflect on what it means to be 'free'. Saadat Hasan Manto, one of the most prolific writers of pre and post-Independent India, often said, “Why can't we say things as they are? My stories are ...
Rupee touches 70, RBI steps in as Government says no need to worry yet
The Indian Express The Indian rupee Tuesday plunged below the 70 level to hit a record low of 70.08/09 against the dollar as the currencies of emerging markets witnessed a rout, triggered by the crash in the Turkish lira. The rupee, however, recovered later to close at ... ---
Pressure on current account deficit: Trade deficit hits the 62-month high in July
Financial Express Merchandise trade deficit widened further in July to scale a 62-month high of $18 billion, thanks to an elevated net oil import bill and an almost 41% jump in gold purchases from overseas after a contraction in the previous six months, showed official ... ---
Rupee touches 70, RBI steps in as Government says no need to worry yet
The Indian Express The Indian rupee Tuesday plunged below the 70 level to hit a record low of 70.08/09 against the dollar as the currencies of emerging markets witnessed a rout, triggered by the crash in the Turkish lira. The rupee, however, recovered later to close at ... ---
Indian batting has been naive, irresponsible and stupid: Geoffrey Boycott
Times of India LONDON: Former England opener Geoffrey Boycott was scathing in his criticism of the Indian team, terming the visitors' batting performance "naive, irresponsible and bordering on stupidity". "So far, the Indian players have let themselves and their ... ---
Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 Plus officially launched for Rs 19000: 10.1-inch display and more
Gizbot Xiaomi has officially launched the bigger version of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 aka, the Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 Plus with a bigger screen and a bigger battery. There are three major differences between the Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 and the Plus moniker. The Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 ... -