India Will Have Over 900 Million Internet Users by 2023, Cisco Report Claims

India will have over 907 million Internet users by 2023, accounting for 64 percent of the country’s population, a Cisco report said on Tuesday. Over half a billion people already use the Internet in India. In India, there will be 966 million total mobile users by 2023, up from 763 million or 56 percent of … Read more

Actor-writer Vishwak Sen plays a tough cop in a new thriller HIT

Actor-writer Vishwak Sen plays a tough cop in a new thriller HIT

A few days ago, actor Vishwak Sen posted a photograph on Instagram, showing him lounging in a bathtub and stated that it’s an image of him from the future, relaxing with a ‘HIT’ after February 28. HIT is the title of his new film and stands for ‘Homicide Intervention Team’. The action thriller written and … Read more

Ten players who could set Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 alight

Penpix of 10 leading players at the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup cricket tournament, which starts in Australia on Friday: Ellyse Perry (Australia) The face of the tournament, hard-hitting all-rounder Perry has a Test double century to her name and anchors Australia’s attack as a fast-medium bowler. Her raw speed has dropped but she varies her … Read more

Two persons go missing, three saved as country boat capsizes in Sileru River on A.P-Odisha border

Two persons were missing, and three others of a family were saved when a country boat overturned in Sileru River on the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha border under Donkarayi Police Station limits late evening on Tuesday. According to the police, five persons of Marrigudem hamlet in Y. Ramavaram mandal in East Godavari district went to their relatives’ … Read more

SCOOP! After Baaghi 3, Tiger Shroff gives his nod for HEROPANTI 2; to be directed by Ahmed Khan : Bollywood News

Tiger Shroff made his debut with the film Heropanti in 2014, now 6 years and quite a few films later, we hear that the actor is all set on featuring in the second instalment of the film. If what we hear is true, then apparently Tiger Shroff will commence work on Heropanti 2 after he … Read more

From Prabhas to Kajal Aggarwal, South Indian Stars Who Have a Statue at Madame Tussauds

Actress Kajal Aggarwal recently unveiled her statue at the famous Madame Tussauds wax museum in Singapore. The Special 26 actress felt “surreal and had goosebumps” during the unveiling on February 5 as she became the latest celebrity to be immortalised in wax at Madame Tussauds museum Singapore. A lot of celebs and fans … Read more

Deepika Padukone as Romi Dev

83 First Look: Deepika Padukone as Romi Dev Bollywood beauty Deepika Padukone dropped the first look of herself as Romi Dev in her upcoming film ’83 in which she is sharing the screen space with Ranveer Singh. 83, directed by Kabir Singh revolves around the story of India’s historic World Cup win in 1983 under … Read more

‘COVID-19 is India’s chance to scale up API production’

Pharma industry leaders on Tuesday said the COVID-19 outbreak and the resulting pressure it has brought on the raw material imports from China should be viewed as an opportunity to scale up domestic production of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). Speaking at a CEO’s Conclave at BioAsia 2020, Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance president and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories … Read more

M S Sahoo takes charge as Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board chief

M S Sahoo

M S Sahoo on Saturday took charge as Chairperson of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI). The oath of office was administered by Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley in New Delhi. Sahoo, a financial markets expert, was appointed as IBBI Chairperson for a period … Read more

Virat Kohli’s India in intense training ahead of Wellington Test vs New Zealand

Ahead of the 1st Test vs New Zealand, India captain Virat Kohli took to social media to post a photo of himself with a few of his teammates. Virat Kohli dives to take a catch in a training session ahead of Wellington Test.(@imVkohli Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Virat Kohli posted a photograph of himself with India teammates … Read more

19-year-old dies after delivery in Anantapur govt. hospital, relatives allege negligence

Aparna, a 19-year-old died at the Government General Hospital (GGH) here on Tuesday night hours after delivering a baby. Her family members are sitting on a dharna in front of the hospital alleging doctors’ negligence. Doctor denies allegations A resident of Nayanapalli in Narpala mandal of Anantapur district, Aparna got admitted to the GGH at … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Janhvi Kapoor to take her fan on a helicopter ride through Fankind : Bollywood News

After Alia Bhatt’s successful interaction with her fan, Fankind, an online fundraising platform founded by Anshula Kapoor has announced their latest campaign and is all set to capture Janhvi Kapoor’s die-hard fan moments via Fankind.   With Janhvi, her fans have a one of a kind fun & thrilling opportunity to go on a private … Read more

Samantha Akkineni Shows Love for Naga Chaitanya-Sai Pallavi Starrer Love Story’s Song

The fresh pairing of South stars Naga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi in the upcoming film Love Story is winning a lot of hearts. The makers released the musical preview of a romantic track from the film titled Ay Pilla and it has become an instant hit on social media. The preview showcases … Read more

Sandeep Vanga waiting for Prabhas or Vijay Deverakonda?

Sandeep Vanga waiting for Prabhas or Vijay Deverakonda? We have already reported that Sandeep Reddy Vanga’ Bollywood project has been canceled. Now according to the latest buzz in the film industry, Sandeep Reddy Vanga is waiting for the nod from Prabhas and Vijay Deverakonda. With the likes of Ranbir Kapoor and Ranvir Singh asking him … Read more

Facebook Faces US Tax Court Trial Over Ireland Offshore Deal

Facebook is slated to begin a tax trial in a San Francisco court on Tuesday, as the Internal Revenue Service tries to convince a judge the world’s largest social media company owes more than $9 billion linked to its decision to shift profits to Ireland. The trial, which Facebook expects will take three to four weeks, … Read more

LIC told to honour claim of accident victim’s widow

The bereaved family of a road accident victim was in for relief after a consumer forum directed the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) to pay the sum insured amounting to ₹1.85 lakh. The forum found evidence that LIC had failed to settle the claim. The District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum was dealing with a … Read more

Newsmaker: Rita Bahuguna Joshi | Business Standard News

Newsmaker: Rita Bahuguna Joshi

More than the votes, which may or may not come, the Congress lost the political legacy of Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna when his daughter, Rita Bahuguna Joshi, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) last Thursday, after spending 24 years in the older party. Joshi, who once taught history at the University of … Read more

SCOOP: Shah Rukh Khan and Rajkumar Hirani’s drama to be about immigration : Bollywood News

It is final. Shah Rukh Khan’s fans have been holding their breath to know which film he will sign next. His last release was Aanand L Rai’s Zero in December 2018. Thereafter,  SRK has resolutely refused to sign any other film until he was absolutely sure. That moment has finally arrived. Shah Rukh Khan has given his final nod to Rajkumar Hirani’s next which will be a dramatic departure for both the  superstar Khan and the superstar-director. Many … Read more

Task Force nabs five with the red sanders wood near Tirupati

Five smugglers were nabbed and 34 red sander logs seized in a pre-dawn operation at Karakambadi forest on the city’s outskirts on Wednesday. A constable was injured in the assault. Acting on a tip-off, Red Sanders Anti Smuggling Task Force (RSASTF) in-charge P. Ravishankar deputed a team led by Sub Inspectors Vasu, Krupanand and Lakshman … Read more

Telugu Actor Srikanth’s Father Meka Parameswara Rao Passes Away

Popular Tollywood actor Srikanth lost his father, Meka Parameswara Rao at around 11:45 pm on Sunday, February 16. According to reports, Parameswara Rao was in his early seventies and breathed his last after encountering major respiratory distress. Parameswara Rao was suffering from lung-related concerns and was undergoing treatment for the past four months … Read more

Rana Daggubati Hiranyakasipha pushed again

Rana Daggubati Hiranyakasipha pushed again The movie lovers will have to wait for some more time for the eagerly-anticipated mythological movie Hiranyakasipha, directed Gunasekhar. Rana Daggubati is on the board to play the titular role. The director Gunasekhar has been working on the project for nearly 3 years now. The sources say that the upcoming … Read more

Uber Is Closing Its Office in Downtown Los Angeles

Uber Technologies is closing its office in downtown Los Angeles, where the ride-hailing company employs customer support staff, to focus on its bigger locations. The move was reported earlier on Tuesday by the LA Times newspaper, which also added that the step will result in the elimination of about 80 jobs. An Uber spokesman confirmed … Read more