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‘Sooryavanshi’: Katrina gives 1st glimpse of Akshay’s character

Mumbai, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Actress Katrina Kaif gave a sneak peek into actor Akshay Kumar’s character from the upcoming film “Sooryavanshi”. Katrina on Tuesday took to Instagram, where she shared a photograph of a name tag with “Veer Sooryavanshi” written on it on a police uniform. Akshay’s character in ... Read More »

Misbah overburdened: Ramiz Raja

Lahore, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Following Pakistan’s dismal performance in the highly anticipated ongoing T20I series against Sri Lanka, former skipper Ramiz Raja has insisted that Misbah-ul-Haq, who is serving as the chief selector and head coach of the green shirts, has been “overburdened” by the country’s cricket board. The ... Read More »

Dengue outbreak feared as over 1,100 test positive in Karachi

Karachi, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Public and private sector hospitals in Karachi have been receiving a growing number of high-grade fever cases on a daily basis and many of them are being tested positive for dengue. As per official data, over 1,100 dengue cases have been reported in the metropolis ... Read More »

John Wick spinoff ‘Ballerina’ in works

Los Angeles, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) “Ballerina” the female spinoff of the Hollywood blockbuster “John Wick” starring Keanu Reeves, is in the works with Len Wiseman on board as director. Shay Hatten, one of the writers on “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum,” penned the script. The logline is being ... Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic immortalised with statue in Sweden

New Delhi, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Zlatan Ibrahimovic has now been immortalised with a statue of his in Sweden in an iconic pose, nearly three years after the LA Galaxy striker first dropped an unsubtle hint. The striking bronze monument has come up near Malmo’s stadium, where he began his ... Read More »

Raja Kumari releases new music video titled ‘Karma’

Mumbai, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Grammy-nominated Indian-American songwriter-rapper Raja Kumari has released the official music video for her track “Karma”. She says the track is a reminder that beautiful things come to life when strong women put their skills together. “‘Karma’ is a reminder that beautiful things come to life ... Read More »

Chinese firm gets 23-year tax exemption in Pak

Islamabad, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Pakistan has decided to give tax exemption of 23 years to a Chinese firm working at Gwadar Port. This was announced by Pakistan Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Haider Zaidi on Tuesday. He said that the government has granted tax exemption to the China ... Read More »

UP govt remembers farmers only in ads: Priyanka Gandhi

New Delhi, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday accused Uttar Pradesh’s Yogi Adityanath government of cheating the state’s debt-ridden farmers in the name of loan waiver and failing to compensate them for their crop loss due to excessive rain. “The UP government has devised ... Read More »

Now move music from kitchen to living room with ‘Hey Google’

San Francisco, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Google Assistant can now move music between multiple devices in your home with just your voice command, including streaming YouTube videos between Chromecast and Google Nest smart displays. If you start playing music on the Google Home Mini in your kitchen, just say, “Hey ... Read More »

Australia bushfires raze 100,000 hectares of land

Sydney, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Bushfires raging in eastern Australia’s city of Casino have destroyed at least 20 houses and burnt some 100,000 hectares of land, authorities said on Wednesday. More than 40 fires are active in the state of New South Wales while dangerous conditions continue, especially amid the ... Read More »

Chinese President on 2-day India visit from Friday

New Delhi, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Chinese President Xi Jinping will be on a visit to India from October 11-12 for the second informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mahabalipuram. “At the invitation of the Prime Minister, the President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping will ... Read More »

No pressure on players in SAFF C’ship: India women’s coach

Thimphu (Bhutan), Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) India U-15 women’s team head coach Alex Ambrose believes that sticking to the basics will help his side perform well at the SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship 2019, where India are set to take on Nepal in the opener on Wednesday. Despite the fact that ... Read More »

Pak drones continues to be spotted in Punjab

Chandigarh, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) A suspected Pakistani drone was spotted flying in two villages in the Indian territory along the India-Pakistan border in Hussainiwala area in Punjab late on Tuesday, security officials said. This was the second incident in two days. Villagers captured pictures of a drone on their ... Read More »

Twitter admits privacy breach, users hit by targeted ads

San Francisco, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) In yet another privacy breach, Twitter has admitted that its users who provided email addresses or phone numbers for better security like two-factor authentication (2FA) on the platform were served with targeted ads The personal data “may have inadvertently been used for advertising purposes, ... Read More »

England to walk off on racial abuse in Euro 2020 qualifiers

London, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) England striker Tammy Abraham has made it clear that the team are prepared to walk off the field if they are subjected to racist abuse in Euro 2020 qualifiers against Czech Republic and Bulgaria. England will face the Czech Republic on Friday and Bulgaria on ... Read More »

BJP confident of winning all 11 seats in UP bypoll

Lucknow, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh is confident of winning all the 11 Assembly seats in the bypoll to be held on October 21. “The mood among the people is upbeat, the performance of the State and Central government is good and the ... Read More »

Hard times for soft stone sculpture business in Mamallapuram

Chennai, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) Even as heavy stone/blue metal sculpture makers are doing brisk business at the world famous Mamallapuram, sculpting in soft stone is slowly dying, said industry players. Sculptors who were chiselling images out of soft stones have now changed over to hard stone/blue metal carvings. The ... Read More »

Markets open on a positive note on Wednesday morning

Mumbai, Oct 9 (udaipur kiran) The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) opened on a positive note on Wednesday. The BSE Sensex opened at 37,628.05 points and touched a high of 37,663.12 points. The Sensex touched a low of 37,503.34 points. It was trading at 37,526.98 points down by 11.18 points or ... Read More »