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'Going Home' a special short film, says Alia Bhatt

Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) If the masses loved her in movies like Highway and Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Alia Bhatt has again won many a heart. Her latest short film Going Home, based on women's safety, has gone viral on social networking site. The actress says the film is close to her. The video was put on YouTube Oct 17 and it was accompanied by a post from its director Vikas Bahl that read...

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Nitish Bharadwaj to do cameo in 'Ajab Gajab....'

Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) Actor Nitish Bharadwaj, best known for his portrayal of Lord Krishna in 1988 TV series Mahabharat, will once again be seen in the same avatar in TV show Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai. The 51-year-old will be seen doing a cameo in a special episode of BIG MAGIC's show on the occasion of Govardhan puja. He will relive his Krishna avatar in the disguise of a thief in t...

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Ariana Grande cancels Spain trip

Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Singer Ariana Grande has reportedly cancelled her Spain trip fearing she may catch the Ebola virus. The 21-year-old singer was to visit Spain to promote her new single, but now she is concerned about travelling to the country. Femalefirst.co.uk reported that a source revealed her decision while talking to The Sun. Ariana's promo trip had to be cancelled...

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India favours democratisation of global affairs of telecommunications: Prasad

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) India favours democratisation and broad-basing of the global affairs of telecommunications and internet governance, Information Technology and Telecommunications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said. He was speaking Monday at the inaugural session of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Conference at Busan in South Korea, an official statement here s...

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Committed to stronger relationship with Malaysia: Modi

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday reiterated India's commitment to work for strengthening and expanding relations with Malaysia. In a telephonic conversation with Malaysian Prime Minister Dato Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, Modi also expressed appreciation for the Malaysian PMO's Performance Management and Delivery Unit (PEMANDU) mechanism for monitoring of f...

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Indonesia to grant Diwali holiday to Indians

Jakarta, Oct 21 (IANS) The Jakarta administration will grant a one-day holiday to all Indian nationals and Indonesians of Indian descent Wednesday so that they can celebrate Deepavali or the festival of lights. In a statement, the administration explained that it had met with a representative of the Indian community in order to secure the day-off for those observing the holiday, the Jaka...

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Bengali folk rock, rap highlights of Kolkata youth fest

Kolkata, Oct 21 (IANS) An eclectic mix of Bengali folk music with a modern twist, Bengali rap and a dash of 'Swatantrata Rock' will enthrall youngsters at the Kolkata Youth Festival here Oct 26. Delhi-based band 'Eka', with its brand of rock (Swatantrata Rock or music beyond genres), and West Bengal-based artistes and bands (Tanmoy Sadhak and Bolpur Bluez) will wow the audience with thei...

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India closely monitoring IS, Al Qaeda activities: NSA

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, in his very first public interaction, Tuesday said the government is closely monitoring the activities of the Al Qaeda and jihadist Islamic State group and if it finds the relationship between the two evolving to harm India then the government would take a very, very serious view of it. In answer to a query on the threat perc...

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Odisha's 57-MT iron ore output cap in 2014-15

Bhubaneswar, Oct 21 (IANS) Despite mineral-based industries crying for ore-linkage to run their plants, the Odisha government Tuesday fixed a cap of 57 million tonnes on iron ore production during 2014-15. While the cap will be 13 million tonnes in Koira sector, it will be 44 million tonnes in Joda sector. Both these are the two most prolific iron ore mining sectors in Keonjhar district....

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Himachal to make Bharat Scouts and Guides compulsory

Shimla, Oct 21 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh announced Tuesday that the state would make it compulsory for each school student to be a member of the Bharat Scouts and Guides. More and more students should be associated with the Bharat Scouts and Guides movement, and for this it would be made compulsory for students to join the movement, he said. The educa...

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Telangana industry seeks respite from power holidays

Hyderabad, Oct 21 (IANS) The industry has urged the Telangana government to reduce the power holiday to once a week from the present two days a week. The Federation of Andhra Pradesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FAPCCI) said power holidays of two days a week were causing huge production and financial losses to the industrial units, especially small industrial units. Seeking ...

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Provide leadership free of bureaucratization: JNU teachers to VC

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Jawaharlal Nehru University Teachers' Association has for the second time written a letter to the vice chancellor urging him to provide effective leadership free of bureaucratization to the institute and fulfill their earlier stated demands. The JNU Teachers' Association (JNUTA) Oct 12 wrote a letter and threatened action if the vice chancellor failed to fulf...

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CBI files revised closure report in Birla coal block case

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed a detailed and comprehensive revised closure report in a coal block allocation case involving industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla and others in a Delhi court. The report was filed before Special Judge Bharat Parashar who posted the matter for Nov 10. After filing the report, the CBI said that the clo...

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'Tevar' has a realistic tone: Arjun Kapoor

Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) His next release is Tevar and Arjun Kapoor says that the film may be a remake of Telugu film Okkaddu, but its realistic tone would make it a different watch. Directed by Gunasekhar, Okkaddu had stars like Mahesh Babu and Bhoomika Chawla in the cast. 'Okkaddu' was made in 2003 and I had seen the film even before 'Ishaqzaade'. We have tried to make a film orie...

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BCCI to move court against WICB, suspends bilateral tours

Hyderabad, Oct 21 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Tuesday decided to initiate legal action against the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and cancel all bilateral series against the Caribbean side whose players withdrew mid-way from an ongoing India tour last week. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) took the decision at its working committee meet here. The BCCI will i...

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File medical records of ex-MP's wife, court tells AIIMS

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) A court here Tuesday asked the AIIMS medical superintendent to file all the medical records of former parliamentarian Dhananjay Singh's wife Jagriti Singh, accused in a case of maid's torture and death. The court was hearing Jagriti's plea for interim bail on the grounds of her deteriorating medical condition. Additional Sessions Judge Lokesh Kumar Sharma...

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Gold is glittering this Dhanteras

New Delhi/ Chennai/ Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) Gold is glittering this Dhanteras as jewellers are experiencing good sales driven by better prices compared to last year. We expect sales to be 20 percent higher this year compared to last year as gold price is ruling at a better level than last year. There is a lot of traffic in the shop today, Rahul Gupta, chief executive officer, P.P. Jeweller...

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IS militants advance in Syrian city

Beirut, Oct 21 (IANS/EFE) Militants of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group Tuesday seized the industrial area of Deir al-Zour city in northeastern Syria after battling government forces, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported. The NGO said there were an unknown number of casualties on both sides. In recent days, the IS launched an offensive to take over the industria...

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Levante sack coach Mendilibar

Madrid, Oct 21 (IANS) Jose Luis Mendilibar became the second coach of the season to be sacked in La Liga when he was shown the door by Levante. Mendilibar's sacking late Monday came hours after Cordoba announced their decision to sack Albert Ferrer and replace him with former Valencia and Valladolid boss Miroslav Djukic, reports Xinhua. Levante took the decision to replace the ex...

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Dhanteras pushes demand for mobikes, cars in Bihar

Patna, Oct 21 (IANS) Craze for two- and four-wheelers in Bihar is such that many people have made booking for their new cars and bikes to be delivered Tuesday on the occasion of Dhanteras, an auspicious day for purchase. Higher demand for cars and bikes this year has set a record compared to the last year's figures. But the gap between demand and supply is likely to disappoint many peopl...

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