30 seconds ago
Modi thanks doctors, military for helping Nepal

New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday thanked Indian doctors, military personnel and rescue teams for going to the aid of earthquake-battered Nepal. In a series of tweets, Modi said that while he appreciated those saying Thank You PM, real thanks should be to our great culture which teaches us 'Seva Parmo Dharma'. We must thank our armed forces, NDRF (...

27 seconds ago
Australian-trained doctor in IS video identified

Canberra, April 27 (IANS) An Australian-trained doctor who appears in an Islamic State (IS) propaganda video calling for other medical professionals to join him in Syria has been identified as Tareq Kamleh, media reported on Monday. According to sources, Kamleh began his career after graduating with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Adelaide in 2010, A...

54 seconds ago
Suriya's next with 'Sathuranga Vettai' director

Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Actor Suriya, who is busy shooting for Tamil action-thriller 24, will next team up with Sathuranga Vettai director Vinoth for a yet-untitled project in the language. My next project will be with Suriya sir. I'm not at the liberty to talk about the film, but I can assure you that it will be different from my first film, Vinoth told IANS. He also said the f...

33 seconds ago
Real Madrid still chase Barcelona in La Liga

Madrid, April 27 (IANS) Javier Hernandez was again the hero as Real Madrid kept up their chase of FC Barcelona for the La Liga title with an exciting 4-2 win away to Celta Vigo. The Mexican, who had scored the goal which qualified Real Madrid for the Champions League semifinal midweek, netted twice in an end-to-end game on Sunday, reports Xinhua. Nolito put Celta ahead only for T...

31 seconds ago
Meeke wins of Rally Argentina

Buenos Aires, April 27 (IANS) Northern Irish driver Kris Meeke in his Citroen won his maiden Rally Argentina, the fourth round in the World Rally Championship (WRC) season. Meeke won in three hours, 41 minutes and 44 seconds, just 18 seconds above his team partner, Norwegian Mads Ostberg, while Welsh Elfyn Evans (Ford Fiesta) ended third on Sunday, reports Xinhua. Meeke snapped t...

35 seconds ago
Brad Pitt's bruise mystery solved

Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Fans got worried when Hollywood star Brad Pitt was seen with a large cut under his left eye when he arrived at the 3rd annual Light Up the Blues Concert, but the actor assured the bruise was a result of minor incident. This is what happens when you try to run up steps in the dark, with your arms full, wearing flip flops, Pitt said in a statement to people.com...

27 seconds ago
'India can tackle shortage of medically important radioactive isotope'

Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) Amid global concerns over scarcity of molybdenum-99, Indian scientists are gearing up to address the country's need of producing the key radioactive isotope required for diagnostic purposes in nuclear medicine, including cancer detection. Scientists at the Kolkata-based Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre (VECC) claim India can resort to an alternative route of pro...

19 seconds ago
44 killed as rain and storm lashes Pakistan

Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) At least 44 people were killed and over 200 injured following heavy rain and windstorm in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, media reported on Monday. At least 17 mm rain was recorded on Sunday in Peshawar and adjacent areas, while strong winds ran as high as 110 kmph. Wind and heavy downpour caused collapse of house walls and ceilings. Beside,tre...

22 seconds ago
Dalai Lama saddened over Nepal quake

Dharamsala, April 27 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has expressed sadness over the terrible earthquake in Nepal that has left more than 3,200 people dead. The people of Nepal and Tibetans have been neighbours throughout history and many Tibetan refugees live in Nepal, the Dalai Lama said in an open letter to Nepalese Prime Minister Sushil Koirala. I offer my cond...

31 seconds ago
Kim Richards checks into rehab

Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Actress Kim Richards has entered a rehabilitation centre in Malibu after she was arrested for public intoxication earlier this month. She reportedly entered the rehab because she wants to avoid jail. The idea to enter rehab came to her after the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star was arrested on April 16 at the Beverly Hills Hotel for public intoxication, ...

11 seconds ago
Brazil coach Dunga has mellowed, says Gilberto

Rio de Janeiro, April 27 (IANS) Brazil World Cup winner Gilbert Silva has hailed the influence of Dunga in his second spell as coach of the national team. The 'Selecao' have won eight consecutive matches since Dunga replaced Luiz Felipe Scolari after last year's World Cup. Gilberto, who played in Brazil's 2002 World Cup-winning team, said Dunga has mellowed since his first spell in-charg...

32 seconds ago
Telugu actor dies in Nepal quake

Hyderabad, April 27 (IANS) A young Telugu film actor died in the Nepal earthquake. K. Vijay, 25, was in Nepal along with the unit of Telugu movie etakaram.com for shooting. Music director Kishan said in Hyderabad that he received information Monday that Vijay died when they were returning from shooting. The car in which they were travelling overturned. Vijay, a character ...

52 seconds ago
Nagarjuna asks 'Dohchay' director for a script for himself

Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Actor-producer Akkineni Nagarjuna is so impressed with Telugu film Dohchay that he has asked its director Sudheer Varma to pen a script for him. He (Nagarjuna) really liked the film, especially how I managed to keep the last 20 minutes very entertaining. He has asked me to write a script for him. He said we could work together as soon as he's done with his pendin...

8 seconds ago
Planning to take kids on summer vacation: Aishwarya Dhanush

Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Aishwarya Dhanush, who has been busy writing and working on her forthcoming Tamil film Vai Raja Vai for the last two years, says she plans to take her children on a long vacation soon. These last two years were hectic. I've been away from my boys for too long. I've promised to take them on a summer vacation. We are planning to go to Euro Disney this time. I'm jus...

60 seconds ago
Gunshots fired at Lil Wayne's tour bus in Atlanta

Atlanta, April 27 (IANS) Gunshots were fired at Lil Wayne's tour bus after the rapper performed at Compound nightclub here. Shots were fired just minutes after Wayne's two tour buses pulled away from the nightclub around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, reports tmz.com. In addition to Wayne, rappers Lil' Twist and Hood were said to be on board in one of the buses. However, no one was...

36 seconds ago
Nepal quake toll crosses 3,200

Kathmandu, April 27 (IANS) A devastating earthquake that rattled Nepal two days ago has left at least 3,218 people dead and around 6,500 injured, authorities said on Monday. Rameshwor Dangal, head of Nepal's disaster management division, came out with the latest casualty figures as rescuers stepped up work across the Himalayan nation. Tens of thousands of people spent a second co...

47 seconds ago
Chelsea's Hazard named PFA Player of the Year

London, April 27 (IANS) Chelsea's Eden Hazard has won the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) Player of the Year award. The 24-year-old has scored 13 goals and made eight assists in 33 Premier League games for Chelsea, reports Xinhua. Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane, 21, was named PFA Young Player of the Year while Chelsea midfielder Ji So-Yun took the Women's Player of th...

51 seconds ago
HIV home test kit goes on sale in Britain

London, April 27 (IANS) The first HIV self-test kit that allows people to get a result in 15 minutes at home, is now on sale in Britain, media reported on Monday. The do-it-yourself test is made by company 'Bio Sure UK' and can be bought online, BBC reported. It works just like a pregnancy test, measuring levels of antibodies in a person's blood. The device analyses a small dropl...

25 seconds ago
Jimmy Sheirgill happy doing supporting roles

Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Actor Jimmy Shergill says if he can show his talent through supporting roles, he's happy and content. I am getting good supporting roles, and that's why I am doing it. These days who is doing solo hero films? Now we see two to three lead characters in all films... things have changed, Jimmy told IANS. If I can show my talent through supporting roles, then ...

35 seconds ago
'Banno' singer Swati Sharma thanks Anand L. Rai

Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Swati Sharma, the voice behind Banno tera swagger laage sexy from Tanu Weds Manu Returns, says the high pitch in the number was not easy to crack. But she's glad director Anand L. Rai gave her a break with the song, which is picturised on Kangana Ranaut. Sharma is happy that people are enjoying the song. It wasn't a cakewalk to be able to pitch the exact n...

Subscribe
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!
INSANELY FAST | RESPONSIVE INTERFACE | NO CLUTTER
Page generated in 0.0063 seconds.