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Zoya Akhtar reveals what truly makes her richer
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar says exploring places and cultures with friends make her life exciting, adding that in the future she wishes to film something in Singapore that could be a visual treat for Indian cinegoers.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Profit booking subdues stock markets, banking scrips fall (Roundup)
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Bouts of profit booking, along with lower inflows of foreign funds as well as selling pressure in the banking sector stocks, subdued the Indian equity markets on Wednesday.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Yogi promises world class film city, opens doors for investment
Mumbai/Lucknow, Dec 2 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Wednesday that the proposed film city in Noida would offer 'world class' facilities to the entertainment industry.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Politics
Pratik Gandhi: Was convinced 'Scam 1992' would not be a bingeable show
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actor Pratik Gandhi was pleasantly surprised by the success of his web show, Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story, and admits being convinced that this would not to be a 'bingeable' show.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Ajay Devgn-starrer 'Apaharan' turns 15, actor shares a post
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) The Ajay Devgn-starrer Apaharan turned 15 on Wednesday, and the actor took to social media to post his memories about the 2005 Prakash Jha crime drama.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Shahid Kapoor shares a sweet post on mother Neelima Azeem's birthday
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has shared a special birthday post for his mother Neelima Azeem on Wednesday.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Vir Das' new gig 'Outside In' dedicated to surviving a horrific year
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Stand-up star Vir Das says his upcoming comedy special, Outside In, is dedicated to each one of us who has survived this year. The comedy special is created out of 30 virtual shows that he did during lockdown.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
War of words over Film City continues
Mumbai/Lucknow, Dec 2 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Social Justice, Ramdas Athawale, has said that no one can move the film industry from Mumbai though it is a good initiative for Uttar Pradesh to set up a Film City in the state.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Big B 'features' in Aditya Narayan's wedding video in a quirky way
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer-actor Aditya Narayan on Wednesday posted an Instagram video giving a glimpse of the ceremony. For an uber-glam effect, the video has been edited to feature Amitabh Bachchan!
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Indian female superhero tackles Covid-19 in new animation film
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Priya's Mask, the new animation film featuring voices of Bollywood actresses Vidya Balan and Mrunal Thakur along with Rosanna Arquette of Hollywood, is available for viewing online. The film sees an Indian female superhero spreading awareness about the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Zareen Khan on why makers of her film themed on homosexuality were sceptical to cast her
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actress Zareen Khan will next be seen in Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele, based on the theme of homosexuality, and she says the makers of the forthcoming friendship drama film were initially sceptical about casting her because of her mainstream image as a glamorous actress.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Ileana D'Cruz calls herself a weirdo
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Ileana D'Cruz has called herself a weirdo in her latest video post on Instagram. In the clip, the actress is seen wearing a pantsuit and playing with her sleeves.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Katrina Kaif chronicles her journey of technical glitches this year
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Bollywood star Katrina Kaif spent most of her time this year struggling with connectivity issues, and she has captured her moments of technical glitches in a fun video she posted on Wednesday.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Sushant case: Shekhar Suman awaits a miracle
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Shekhar Suman says he is just left with hope and prayers for a miracle to happen, in the Sushant Singh Rajput death investigation.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Aahana Kumra feels at home returning to Prithvi theatre after a year
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Aahana Kumra, who calls herself a theatre kid, is thrilled to have returned to the Prithvi Theatre, which she calls her home, after one year.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
NSE launches futures contract of crude degummed soybean oil
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd (NSE) has launched its first agricultural commodity futures contract on crude degummed soybean oil (CDSO Futures).
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Papon recalls the first song he recorded
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer Papon went down memory lane and recalled the first song he ever recorded, back in the eighties. He says he was fortunate to be part of independent music in that, too.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Now, Sonu Sood Department of Arts and Humanities in Andhra institute
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) The Arts and Humanities department of Sarat Chandra IAS Academy, Sarat Chandra Degree College and Sarat Chandra Junior College in Andhra Pradesh has been renamed after Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, who also appears in Telugu and other South films.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Radhika Apte-starrer 'A Call To Spy' to get digital release in India
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) A Call To Spy, the international production capturing the story of three WWII spies and starring Radhika Apte, has been confirmed for OTT release in India.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Mumbai Court grants bail to Showik Chakraborty in drugs case (Ld)
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) A Mumbai Special NDPS Court on Wednesday granted bail to Showik Chakraborty -- the brother of Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty -- three months after he was arrested in a narcotics case.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Banking, financial stocks to be in focus as RBI commences MPC meet
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Banking and financial sector stocks will be in focus throughout rest of the trade week as the Reserve Bank commenced its Monetary Policy Committee meet on Wednesday.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Drugs case: Showik Chakraborty gets bail after 3 months
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Nearly three months since his arrest, Showik Chakraborty, the brother of Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, was granted bail by a Mumbai Special Court here on Wednesday.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Naidu leads protest march, seeks relief for construction workers
Amaravati, Dec 2 (IANS) For the second time in three days, Telugu Desam Party national President Nara Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday led a protest march of party workers and supporters to the Andhra Pradesh Assembly, demanding relief to construction workers in the state.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Naidu, TDP may fall into oblivion: YSRCP MP Vijaysai Reddy
Amaravati, Dec 2 (IANS) Senior Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) leader and Rajya Sabha member V. Vijaysai Reddy, Wednesday, predicted that opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and Nara Chandrababu Naidu could fall into oblivion if Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy's regime continues the way it is going with its welfare schemes on.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Bigg Boss 14: Kavita Kaushik storms out of show
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Television actress Kavita Kaushik has left the controversial reality show Bigg Boss 14 after having a spat with fellow contestant Rubina Dilaik. 
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Make those not wearing masks serve at Covid centres: Gujarat HC
Gandhinagar, Dec 2 (IANS) Expressing concern and dissatisfaction over the violating the Covid-19 guidelines in Gujarat, the High Court on Wednesday ordered the state government to issue a notification to make those not wearing face masks to perform community services at Covid care centres for five to 15 days.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
Sunny Deol tests Covid positive
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actor-politician Sunny Deol on Wednesday announced that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and is in isolation.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Health/Medicine,Politics
Auto stocks gain on robust sales numbers for Nov
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Shares of automobile companies surged on Wednesday on the back robust sales recorded in November.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Equity indices fall, Sensex down 170 points
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices declined on Wednesday with the BSE Sensex falling over 170 points.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Yogi Adityanath rings the bell at BSE
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath rang the bell at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) marking the listing of bonds of the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC), here on Wednesday morning.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Jubin Nautiyal: I approach recreated music as a fan of the original
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) New-age singer Jubin Nautiyal has recorded quite a few recreated numbers such as The Humma Song, Raat baaki, Pehla Nasha Once Again, and his latest, Bewafa tera masoom chehra. The singer claims when he approaches an old hit or classic number for recreation, he does so as a fan of the original song.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Urmila Matondkar: Kangana Ranaut has been given undue importance
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar, who has officially joined Shiv Sena, says she has no interest in engaging in a war of words with actress Kangana Ranaut, adding that Kangana has been given much more importance than she actually deserves.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Politics
Andhra Assembly passes 5five bills by voice vote on 2nd day
Amaravati, Dec 2 (IANS) On the second day of the Winter Session in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly, five bills were passed by voice vote. The Bills that were cleared on Tuesday include AP Gaming (Amendment) Bill 2020 and AP Municipal Laws (second amendment) Bill besides three more on aquaculture.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Covid deaths drop to single-digit in Mumbai (Roundup)
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) While Mumbai's Covid-19 deaths dropped to single-digit figure on Tuesday, for the first time since March 30, Maharashtra's deaths and active cases scenario remained worrisome on Tuesday though new infections reported a drop, health authorities said here.
2020-12-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Gujarat's Covid toll crosses 4,000, tally continues to rise
Gandhinagar, Dec 1 (IANS) Gujarat's coronavirus toll on Tuesday crossed the 4,000-mark with 15 fresh deaths taking it to 4,004, while the case tally rose to 2,11,257 with 1,477 new infections.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Andhra logs 685 more Covid cases, tally 8.68 lakh
Amaravati, Dec 1 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh registered 685 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, increasing the state's tally to 8.68 lakh, even as 1,094 more patients recovered.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
MVA govt targets Rs 1 lakh cr investments for 2020-2021
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Despite the Covid pandemic and lockdown, the Maharashtra government has targeted investment proposals worth Rs 100,000 crore for the current fiscal to kickstart the state economy at full speed, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said here on Tuesday.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy,Politics
Zoa Morani on recovering from Covid: A major shift happened within me
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Actress Zoa Morani was diagnosed with Covid-19 earlier this year and has since then recovered. She says the experience, as well as the year 2020 overall, taught her health is the real wealth.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Sonakshi Sinha stuns in pristine white ensemble
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha looks gorgeous in a new picture she has posted on social media. In the Instagram image, she wears a pristine white boat-neck blouse.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Divya Khosla Kumar: Satyameva Jayate 2 star John Abraham is 'a giving co-actor'
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Divya Khosla Kumar is paired opposite John Abraham in the forthcoming vigilante action film Satyameva Jayate 2. She describes John as a giving co-actor with whom she shares a happy and beautiful relationship.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Faster GDP recovery, healthy fund flows lift markets (Roundup)
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Better-than-expected recovery in Q2FY21 GDP, along with healthy GST collection numbers as well as in-line automobile sales' figures, pushed the Indian equity markets higher on Tuesday.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Rakulpreet Singh is a 'water freak'
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Rakulpreet Singh shared a picture on Instagram from her Maldivian holiday, calling herself a water freak. In the picture Rakul is seen standing on a flyboard.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Hero MotoCorp logs 14% growth in November sales
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Hero MotoCorp on Tuesday reported 14.4 per cent growth in its sales for November at over 5,91 lakh units.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
M&M logs 3.6% growth in November auto sales
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) on Tuesday reported a 3.6 per cent growth in its vehicle sales for November.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Eijaz Khan flaunts his romantic avatar in new music video 'Banjaran'
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Actor Eijaz Khan has showcased his romantic side in a new music video. The soft romantic number titled Banjaran features Eijaz with actress Sheen Das.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Esha Deol gets imprints of her children's hands, feet preserved
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Esha Deol has preserved the imprints of the hands and feet of her children. Esha shared a picture of the imprints of her daughter Radhya and Miraya in an Instagram post.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Police seek custody of person who attempted to kill AP minister
Amaravati, Dec 1 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district police are seeking custody of Baduku Nageshwar Rao, who allegedly attempted to murder Transport Minister Perni Venkatramaiah on Sunday, for further investigation.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Priyadarshan Jadhav's new Marathi series delivers message with humour
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Marathi actor-director Priyadarshan Jadhav says his upcoming web show, Baykola Hava Tari Kay, delivers a message with humour.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Kailash Kher: Spiritual music is an inbuilt channel to be one with God
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Singer Kailash Kher has unveiled a spiritual song, and he says such songs are inbuilt channels to be one with God.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
2020 taught Shilpa Shetty the importance of doing nothing at times
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty says 2020 has taught her a lot, and most importantly made her realise the importance of doing nothing.
2020-12-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood