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  • Aircel Maxis case: Chidambaram named as accused in CBI chargesheet

    New Delhi: In bad news for former finance minister P Chidambaram and his son, Karti, the CBI on Thursday named the two as accused in the Aircel Maxis money laundering case. The investigative agency filed a supplementary chargesheet in the case in the Patiala House court on Thursday, reported...

  • 'Sacred Games' actor feels 'disgusted' at being called 'porn star'

    Mumbai: Netflix's Sacred Games is in the news again after a sex scene from the hit show went viral a a "porn clip" on social media, leaving the actress who featured in the scene "disgusted". The 30-second clip shows consensual sex between a gangster and his wife, played by Rajshri Deshpande,...

  • 'He took the news so maturely': Sonali on telling son about 'Big C'

    New York: Actress Sonali Bendre, who is undergoing a metastatic cancer treatment in New York, on Thursday wrote about the "biggest dilemma" in connection with her cancer: how to break the news to her 12-year-old son, Ranveer Behl.Sonali, who has regularly posting updates on her life in New...

  • Mumbai boy develops app, ties up with Dabbawallas

    Mumbai: A 13-year-old boy from Mumbai has unveiled an app-based courier service that provides real-time tracking and will be used by the famous 'Dabbawallas'.Called "Papers N Parcels", the start-up is dedicated to carrying small parcels and important documents, along with tiffins for an assured...

  • Formalin fear: Goa govt bans fish from other states for 15 days

    Panjim: The Goa government on Wednesday banned fish imports from other states till July-end following multiple seizures of consignments of formalin-laced fish. Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said he had taken the decision in the interest of people of Goa. "In the interest of people of...

  • 'Anybody can go': SC on allowing women at Sabarimala temple

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday observed that a woman's right to pray is equal to that of a man and that it doesn't depend on laws in connection with the Sabarimala temple row. The top court made the observation while hearing a bunch of petitions challenging the ban on the entry of women...

  • IAF's MIG-21 aircraft crashes in Himachal's Kangra

    Shimla: A MiG-21 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh, on Wednesday, killing the pilot. Kangra SP Santosh Patial said the aircraft crashed at around 1.30 pm in Patta Jatian village in Jawali area of Kangra. The aircraft took off from the Pathankot...

  • Russian tourist allegedly raped in TN's Tiruvannamalai

    Chennai: A Russian national was allegedly gang-raped on July 12 at a guest house in the temple town of Tiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu. According to the police, the 21-year-old woman was found unconscious in the guest house on Monday following which she was admitted to a private hospital. Six people...

  • 'This was an attempt to murder. I could have been murdered'

    Ranchi: Social activist Swami Agnivesh on Wednesday rubbished the Jharkhand government's probe into the assault on him, terming the inquiry "fake". "Those arrested were allowed to walk free after few hours, this seems to be a drama," the activist was quoted as saying by ANI. "Inquiry ordered by...

  • Tamil TV actor Priyanka commits suicide

    Chennai: Tamil television actor Priyanka was found hanging on Wednesday morning at her home in Chennai. The Chennai police said the actor hung herself from a fan at her home in Valasaravakam, Chennai. Marital dispute could have forced the actor to take the extreme step. Priyanka had tied the...

  • Women's reservation: Rahul needs to take a look at CWC first

    New Delhi: AICC President Rahul Gandhi at times has taken on the central government for not implementing the 33 per cent reservation for women. But ironically, only seven women leaders have been accommodated in the 51-member list in the new Congress Working Committee (CWC). This accounts for only...

  • Advocates thrash 18 men accused of raping 11-year-old Chennai girl

    Chennai: Advocates on Tuesday thrashed the 18 men arrested for allegedly raping a 11-year-old girl with hearing impairment in Chennai. The incident happened at the Madras High Court when the accused were being produced before the magistrate. As a few suspects were descending the steps inside the...