Tabu, Ishaan join Mira Nair's 'A Suitable Boy'

Tabu, Ishaan join Mira Nair's 'A Suitable Boy'

Monday, 12 August 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

Actors Tabu, Ishaan Khatter and newcomer Tanya Maniktala will be seen in filmmaker Mira Nairs screen adaptation of Vikram Seth classic "A Suitable Boy". "I'm very happy to be working on ‘A Suitable Boy', and especially with Mira. Having worked with her on the ‘Namesake', I look forward to one more...

Will mobile-only plan help Netflix thrive in India?

Will mobile-only plan help Netflix thrive in India?

Sunday, 11 August 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Riding on the back of cheap data plans, over-the-top (OTT) apps for entertainment are gaining traction in India and as many as four out of five users now have at least one OTT entertainment platform installed on their devices. Indians today spend 30 per cent of their phone time and over...

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth split after less than a year of marriage

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth split after less than a year of marriage

Sunday, 11 August 2019 | PTI | Los Angeles

Pop star Miley Cyrus and actor Liam Hemsworth have parted ways just seven months after they tied the knot. The on-again, off-again couple married in a private ceremony in December. A representative of Cyrus confirmed the news to People magazine. "Liam and Miley have agreed to separate at this time. Ever-evolving, changing as...

Future in petrol, EVs, PHEVs; driving away from diesel: Audi India

Future in petrol, EVs, PHEVs; driving away from diesel: Audi India

Sunday, 11 August 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

German luxury carmaker Audi is putting its bet on petrol, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles in India, driving away from diesel cars, as the country gears up to adopt strict BS-VI emission norms from April next year, according to a top company official. With the automobile market currently on a downturn,...

Anurag Kashyap deletes Twitter account, claims parents and daughter were getting threats

Anurag Kashyap deletes Twitter account, claims parents and daughter were getting threats

Sunday, 11 August 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Anurag Kashyap has deleted his official Twitter account and the filmmaker said he decided to leave the microblogging site because his parents and daughter were receiving threats. The director, who has been one of the most vocal Bollywood celebrities on social media, said if he is not free to speak his...

First FBI, now Justice Department probing Epstein death

First FBI, now Justice Department probing Epstein death

Sunday, 11 August 2019 | AFP | New York

The United States government launched an investigation Saturday into the apparent suicide in his prison cell of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges. Attorney General Bill Barr said he was "appalled" to hear of the death and had instructed the Department of Justice's inspector general...

Disgraced US financier Epstein committed suicide in prison: media

Disgraced US financier Epstein committed suicide in prison: media

Saturday, 10 August 2019 | AFP | New York

US financier Jeffrey Epstein, indicted on charges he trafficked underage girls for sex, committed suicide in prison, US news media reported Saturday. He hanged himself, and his body was found Saturday morning, The New York Times and other media said. Epstein, 66, had already been found in a cell in late July...

18 killed 14 missing as Typhoon Lekima hits China's coast

18 killed 14 missing as Typhoon Lekima hits China's coast

Saturday, 10 August 2019 | PTI | Beijing

At least 18 people were killed and 14 others missing on Saturday after a typhoon-triggered barrier lake burst in eastern China's Zhejiang province, official media here said. With a maximum wind force of 187 km/h, Lekima, the ninth typhoon to hit China this year, made landfall at about 1:45 am local...

State Editions

SC OK’s admission in 3 new medical colleges

20 August 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

15 IAS officers shifted in State’

20 August 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

3 from Odisha in Jr women’s hockey coaching camp

20 August 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Food bank for ‘Hunger-Fee Odisha’ opened

20 August 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

MCL holds pipping ceremony

20 August 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Game on!

18 August 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda

Krishna, the nation builder

18 August 2019 | Dr. Asha Goswami | Agenda

Happiness in digital world

18 August 2019 | Dr Awdhesh Singh | Agenda

Faith does more than heal

18 August 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Let love play the game changer

18 August 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Art for the soul

18 August 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer