22 seconds ago
Would like to dedicate 'Rough' to Srihari: Aadi

Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) Aadi Pudipeddi, who plays the lead in forthcoming Telugu actioner Rough, which releases in cinemas Friday after much delay, says the film would be a fitting tribute to the late actor Srihari, who has played an important role in it. It's very unfortunate that we've lost Srihari, who has played a pivotal role in the film. I would like to dedicate 'Rough' to him. It s...

14 seconds ago
IFFI: 'Kutram...' producer honoured with red carpet welcome

Panaji, Nov 26 (IANS) Producer JSK Satish feels honoured to be received with red carpet welcome for his Tamil thriller Kutram Kadithal, which recently got screened here in the Indian Panorama section at the ongoing Indian Internal Film Festival. Kutram Kadithal is the second film from Satish's banner to be selected for IFFI after last year's critically acclaimed Thanga Meengal. I...

31 seconds ago
WADA likely to appeal over Sun Yang's doping ban

Beijing, Nov 26 (IANS) The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) may appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after Chinese swimmer Sun Yang served a three-month doping ban in secret. A WADA spokesman said Wednesday that the agency had not received full details of the case while the World Anti-Doping Code says drugs violations must be made public within 20 days, reports Xinhua.

48 seconds ago
No talks planned with Pakistan: India

Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) India Wednesday said there was no structured meeting planned between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. We (have not planned) any structured meeting between our prime minister and the Pakistani prime minister simply because we have not received a request to that extent, Indian ministry of external affairs spokesman Syed Akbar...

24 seconds ago
'Critical' Hughes to have scans

Sydney, No Nov 26 (IANS) Phillip Hughes remains in a critical condition after being hit in the head by a bouncer and will have scans, doctors said Wednesday. Phillip Hughes remains in a critical condition in St. Vincent's Hospital after being struck in the head. He will have scans this morning and a further update will be provided when the results of those scans are known, Peter Brukner,...

7 seconds ago
24 killed in China coal mine fire

Beijing, Nov 26 (IANS) A coal mine fire killed 24 workers and injured 52 others in northeast China's Liaoning province early Wednesday, the state-owned Liaoning Fuxin Coal Corporation told Xinhua. The fire occurred in a coal mine under Hengda Coal, a subsidiary of Fuxin Coal, a major coal producer in the province. Fuxin Coal said the rescue operation was over and all the injured ...

17 seconds ago
Bangladesh bans funeral prayers for war criminals

Dhaka, Nov 26 (IANS) Bangladesh has banned namaaz e janaza or prayers before funerals for the 1971 war criminals in capital Dhaka, the country's Liberation War Affairs Minister Muzammel Hoque confirmed, according to media reports Wednesday. Questioning the merit in holding namaaz e janaza for war criminals, Hoque argued Tuesday that such funeral prayers were hardly held for any of the f...

0 seconds ago
Japan's Nippon to hike stake in Reliance asset management arm

Mumbai, Nov 26 (IANS) Japan's Nippon life has decided to increase its stake in the asset management company of Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital to 49 percent from 26 percent now, the company said Wednesday. In the first tranche, Nippon will invest a little over $100 million for a 9-percent stake, taking the valuation of Reliance Capital Asset Management to $1.2 billion. The inves...

42 seconds ago
India will support surveillance of polio-free countries: Modi

Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said India will support medical surveillance of polio-free countries, and provide vaccines where it might reappear. We will support monitoring and surveillance of polio-free countries, and provide vaccines where it might reappear..., the prime minister said at the two-day Saarc Summit that began here Wednesday morning.

14 seconds ago
'Malupu' inspired by true incident: Sathya Prabhas

Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) Upcoming Telugu thriller Malupu, which features Aadhi Pinisetty in the lead, is inspired by a real incident that happened over a decade ago, says its director Sathya Prabhas Pinisetty. It's about an incident that happened to my friends, and it changed their perspective about life completely. I wanted to make the film in such a way that the people involved in the in...

6 seconds ago
New DDJL trailer celebrates 1,000 weeks of film

Mumbai, Nov 26 (IANS) Romantic drama Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ), a film that redefined romance in Indian cinema, is completing 1,000 weeks Dec 12. A slew of activities is being planned for the day, but for now a special trailer has been launched. Shah Rukh Khan, who played Raj Malhotra in the film, took to Twitter to announce the launch of the new trailer. My favourite li...

42 seconds ago
Man held in Bihar for attempting to rape daughter

Patna, Nov 26 (IANS) A man was arrested here for attempting to rape his 14-year-old daughter, Bihar Police Wednesday said. Karamveer Singh, who works as an auto-rickshaw driver, was arrested following a complaint by his 14-year-old daughter that he has been trying to rape her for the past few months. A first information report (FIR) was lodged on the basis of the girl's written ...

54 seconds ago
Protests in Rajya Sabha over renaming of Hyderabad airport

New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha Wednesday saw protest over renaming of Hyderabad airport even as the government explained that the international airport continues to be named after former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. Both N.T. Rama Rao and Rajiv Gandhi are respected leaders...The international airport in Hyderabad continues to be named after Rajiv Gandhi, Finance Minister Arun J...

46 seconds ago
Chelsea crush Schalke 5-0 in UEFA Champions League

Berlin, Nov 26 (IANS) English club Chelsea have entered the round of the last sixteen of the UEFA Champions League with a 5-0 rout of German club Schalke in a Group G match. Chelsea smoothed the way for the victory Tuesday with three first-half goals, as Schalke were unable to fight back on home soil, reports Xinhua. The hosts suffered the worst possible start into the encounter ...

53 seconds ago
China's AliBaba to invest more in India

New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Chinese e-commerce giant AliBaba's founder and executive chairman Jack Ma Wednesday said he wanted to invest more in India. India is a great nation. A nation full of potential and hope. We will invest more in India, he said. Jack Ma was addressing the Zhejiang China-India business cooperation conference being organised by Ficci (Federation of Indian Chamb...

34 seconds ago
Saarc must act to reap fruits of economic integration: Modi

Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday called for a better economic within integration Saarc, expressing concern that under 5 percent of the region's global trade takes place between its eight member countries. The Indian prime minister also promised a special funding vehicle, overseen by his country, to finance infrastructure projects in the region, while also p...

11 seconds ago
Sri Lanka seeks common Saarc voice to fight terrorism

Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa Wednesday called for a common voice among South Asian nations on international issues and cooperation on eradicating terrorism regionally and globally. We gather here with renewed focus, desiring greater integration for peace and prosperity. Saarc has been evolving for almost three decades which is at a crucial juncture. Ther...

42 seconds ago
Saarc nations must rise above differences: Bangladesh PM

Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) nations must cast their differences aside to ensure the region's progress, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said here Wednesday. Addressing the 18th Saarc Summit, she said that Saarc's achievements have been rather modest, but expressed confidence in the regional group's potential to achieve sig...

26 seconds ago
Nepal highlights security, stronger ties at Saarc summit

Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Nepal as the new chair of Saarc will focus on connectivity, security and eradicating extreme poverty, said Prime Minister Sushil Koirala Wednesday. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit here, Koirala stressed that the bloc has to work towards freeing the people from inhuman poverty and enhancing healt...

39 seconds ago
President condoles Sitara Devi's death

New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday condoled the death of eminent danseuse Sitara Devi, saying the nation has lost an accomplished veteran Kathak dancer. Sitara Devi died Tuesday after battling a prolonged illness in Mumbai. She was 94. I am saddened to learn about the passing away of Sitara Devi, an eminent Kathak danseuse, the President said in his con...

Read latest breaking news on in your favourite RSS reader!
All rights reserved for the news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.
News Delivered The Way It Should Be!
Page generated in 0.0005 seconds.