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Bollywood producer Anil Suri succumbs to COVID-19 at 77
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Bollywood producer Anil Suri has succumbed to COVID-19. He was 77.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Shadow of pandemic on Haj, Committee announces full refunds
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Due to the ongoing Covid pandemic and no clear instruction from Saudi authorities, the Haj Committee of India has announced full refunds for those who want to cancel their pilgrimage this year.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine,Religion
L&T logs 6.5% fall in Q4 net profit at Rs 3,197 cr
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Larsen & Toubro Friday reported a 6.47 per cent fall in its consolidated net profit of Rs 3,197 crore in the January-March quarter for the financial year 2019-20.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
510 new corona cases, Gujarat's active cases 4,918
Gandhinagar, June 5 (IANS) Gujarat registered a record 510 new coronavirus cases in a day on Friday, taking its total tally past 19K to 19,119. Corona claimed 35 more lives, taking Gujarat's death toll to 1,190.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Richa Chadha shares her own character sketch
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Actress Richa Chadha has shared the "most authentic representation" of herself in a new post, where she calls herself an "indie-artist with pop goals".
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Now, complaint against Arnab Goswami under Cable TV Act
Pune, June 5 (IANS) Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami faces a new complaint, this time under the Cable Televisions Network (Regulation) Act, 1995, for allegedly running the television channel "to create communal hatred, religious polarisation and threatening national integrity".
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Media
'Never Kiss Your Best Friend' back with 'lockdown special' edition
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) After entertaining the audience in its first season, the web series "Never Kiss Your Best Friend" is set to return with a lockdown special edition.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
World Environment Day: B-Towners talk of our responsibility towards nature
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) On World Environment Day, Bollywood celebs took to social media to remind us of our responsibility to do our bit to preserve environment.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
RBI announces creation of Payments Infrastructure Development Fund
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) The Reserve Bank on Friday announced the creation of a Payments Infrastructure Development Fund' with an initial contribution of Rs 250 crore.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
8 inmates test Covid positive in Sabarmati Jail
Gandhinagar, June 5 (IANS) A chance Covid testing in Guajarat's Sabarmati Central Jail found at least eight inmates positive for the disease after an undertrial insisted on bail to be sent home.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
RIL shares hit record high post another investment in Jio
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Shares of Reliance Industries (RIL) Friday hit a record high of Rs 1,617.70 per share after the company announced to get another major investment in Jio Platforms.
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Revenue, profit in Q1, Q2 to be hit due to Covid: Indian Hotel
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Tata Group-backed Indian Hotels Company Ltd on Thursday said that sales volumes, revenue and profit of the company will be impacted during the first and second quarter of financial year 2021 as its operations are presently shut in most geographies.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
With two more killings, Nagpur rocked by 5 murders in 3 days
Nagpur, June 4 (IANS) Amid the ongoing lockdown, Nagpur was rocked by at least five murders in the past three days, police said on Thursday.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Kangana: 'Thalaivi' a massive scale film, can't release on OTT
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) With so many films going direct to OTT, bypassing traditional theatrical release, there was a buzz in sections of the media that Kangana Ranauts much-anticipated film, "Thalaivi" might also take the same route.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Highest positive cases 492 found in Gujarat in a day
Gandhinagar, June 4 (IANS) For the fifth consecutive day, health authorities on Thursday reported more than 400 positive cases of corona infection in Gujarat, taking the total positive case count to 18,609. The death toll in the state also climbed to 1,155 as 33 more people succumbed to the virus.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
'Rajinikanth tested positive for corona': Rohit Roy trolled for this post
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Actor Rohit Roy was heavily trolled after he posted a joke on superstar Rajinikanth "testing positive" for coronavirus.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion
Parineeti Chopra: Dad 'put singing into my veins'
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Actress Parineeti Chopra credits her father Pawan Chopra as the person who "put singing into" her veins.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Amid cyclone, corona, Mumbai cop saves minor girl's life
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) At the height of the Covid-19 crisis coupled with cyclone Nisarga, a Mumbai policeman helped save the life of a minor girl who underwent a critical heart operation, an official said here on Thursday.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Human Interest/Society
When Shivin Narang romanced the beauty of Kyrgyzstan
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Actor Shivin Narang says his upcoming video of the song "Chadeya fitoor", sung by Shahid Mallya and Deedar Kaur, is a special one for him.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
We are savages, are we not learning: Rohit on Kerala incident
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma on Thursday said it was heartbreaking to hear about the death of a pregnant elephant in Kerala, adding that no animal deserves to be treated with cruelty.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Maha Minister seeks action over Kerala elephant killing
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Terming it as a 'blot' on humanity, Maharashtra Housing Minister Jitendra Awhad on Thursday urged the Kerala Government to initiate stringent legal action against those involved in the killing of a pregnant elephant.
2020-06-04
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Gujarat's Covid tally crosses 18K, death toll at 1,122
Gandhinagar, June 3 (IANS) The total number of Coronavirus positive cases climbed over the 18,000-mark in Gujarat, as a record number of fresh positive cases, 485 were added on Wednesday, taking the total to 18,117 in the state.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Maha records new high in Covid-19 fatalities, over 2.5K new cases (Roundup)
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Maharashtra recorded a new high of 122 Covid-19 deaths on Wednesday, taking the state toll zooming past the 2,500 mark to touch 2,587 fatalities even as the state grappled with the Cyclone Nisarga fury.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Orange is the new swag for Nia Sharma!
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Popular television actress Nia Sharma has opted to paint it orange in a new post on social media.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Fans can relive India's best performances in CT with Champions Trophy Classics
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Star Sports has been a constant source of cricketing action for viewers even during the lockdown, taking fans down memory lanes and helping them #ReLive their favourite cricket moments. In yet another attempt to keep fans engaged with the sport they love, upcoming show 'Champions Trophy Classics will showcase the best action from the prestigious tournament.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Vijayendra Kumeria starts his YouTube channel
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Actor Vijayendra Kumeria has launched his YouTube channel, and says he will use the platform to share short films he makes, besides other entertaining videos.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Nora Fatehi to donate PPE kits to govt hospitals across India
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Actress-dancer Nora Fatehi is donating personal protective equipment (PPE) kits to government hospitals and has urged all to pitch in similarly and help the medical fraternity amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Shastri shares clip of Cyclone Nisarga causing havoc in Alibag
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) India head coach Ravi Shastri on Wednesday shared a short video of cyclone Nisarga rampaging through the town of Alibag in Maharashtra. In the video, high speed wind is lashing hard on the trees in the area and displacing things from their original places.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Mumbai may escape Cyclone Nisarga's fury by a whisker
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Mumbai looked set to escape the fury of Cyclone Nisarga which made a thumping wet landfall at Shriwardhan-Dive Agar in Maharashtra's Raigad on Wedesday afternoon, officials indicated.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Malaika shares her 'various stages of lockdown'
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Actress Malaika Arora has shared her various stages of lockdown in a hilarious new post on social media.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Felt Ponting was like a father figure at MI, says Hardik
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) India all-rounder Hardik Pandya has spoken about former Australia captain Ricky Ponting's presence during his initial days with Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Beggar in Andhra found with Rs 2 lakh cash
Amaravati, June 3 (IANS) A beggar in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district was found with over Rs two lakh cash, shocking the volunteers of a non-governmental organisation (NGO) when they were giving him a makeover.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Human Interest/Society
Sudhanshu Pandey on playing dad to an actor almost his age
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Actor Sudhanshu Pandey can't wait for people to see his 'different' look in the upcoming web show "The Casino". He will be seen sporting grey hair.
2020-06-03
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Geared up to tackle 'Nisarg' with zero casualty aim: Gujarat Relief Comm
Gandhinagar, June 2 (IANS) Cyclonic storm 'Nisarg' is likely to hit the state on or after June 3 with winds expected to gush up to 100-110 km per hour.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Akshay Kumar posts cautionary video about cyclone Nisarga
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has urged everyone to take necessary precautions against the cyclone Nisarga, which is approaching the city at a high speed. The set of precautions discussed by Akshay were shared by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
'Happy anniversary': Daughter Janhvi wishes late Sridevi and Boney Kapoor
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) On Tuesday, actress Janhvi Kapoor took to social media to wish her parents, the late actress Sridevi and producer Boney Kapoor, a "happy wedding anniversary".
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Karishma Tanna's new fitness trick: Dance and workout
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Television actress Karishma Tanna has shared a quirky new video where she is seen dancing while working out.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Hindustani Bhau claims getting calls after his police complaint against Ekta Kapoor
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) YouTuber Vikas Pathak, known to all as Hindustani Bhau, alleges that he is getting calls from numerous people asking him to "sit and talk", after he filed a police complaint against producer Ekta Kapoor and her mother Shobha Kapoor on Monday.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Notices to 4 top Mumbai hospitals for not providing Covid beds
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) The Maharashtra Health Department on Tuesday slapped show-cause notices on four top private hospitals here for allegedly not providing 80 per cent of their beds for Covid-19 patients as per the rates determined by the state government, an official said.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
IndiGo posts Rs 870.8 cr Q4 net loss, 1st ever FY net loss (Ld)
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Covid-19 battered airline major IndiGo on Tuesday reported a net loss of over Rs 870 crore for the fourth quarter of 2019-20.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Mandana Karimi got injured practising pole dance
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Actress Mandana Karimi recalls bruising herself while practising pole dance for her role in the new web series, "The Casino".
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Pratik Chaudhari leaves 'hometown club' Mumbai City FC
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Defender Pratik Chaudhari has left Mumbai City FC, the Indian Super League (ISL) franchise announced on Tuesday. Chaudhari played for one season in Mumbai, scoring one goal as the team finished fifth and missed out on a playoff spot.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
Khushali Kumar: Poetry is a way to channelise my thoughts
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Actress-model-fashion designer Khushali Kumar's poem "Normal Days" is out now. She says poetry lets her channelise her thoughts.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Gul Panag: Getting a Master's in exercising in confined spaces
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Actress Gul Panag says she is getting another Master's degree -- for exercising in confined spaces!
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Cyrus Sahukar to be a part of virtual cooking sessions
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Actor-anchor Cyrus Sahukar is all set to explore culinary passions in a new cooking show, titled " The Missing Apron".
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Neena Gupta's new selfie is all about home and the moon
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Veteran actress Neena Gupta has shared a beautiful selfie with her home and the moon in the backdrop.
2020-06-02
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Maha Covid-19 cases cross 70K with 76 more deaths (Roundup)
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) The number of Covid-19 cases shot above the 70,000-mark in Maharashtra on Monday even as the state notched a fresh death toll of 76, down by 40 from the highest 116 deaths recorded on May 29, health officials said.
2020-06-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Sania comes forward to encourage local brands in India
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Tennis sensation Sania Mirza has been vocal about promoting Indian brands in her bid to help the country strive towards becoming self-reliant amid the COVID-19 pandemic which has taken a toll on the world's economy at large.
2020-06-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Tennis
Sharib Hashmi plays struggling artist in short film 'Kalabai From Byculla'
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Director Saumitra Singh, who earlier helmed two award-winning short films, "The Wallet" and "Painful Pride", is all set with his third offering, "Kalabai From Byculla". The short film stars Sharib Hashmi, Shruti Bapna and Padmini Sardesai.
2020-06-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Genelia pens a birthday wish for her 'sonshine'
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Actress Genelia D'Souza's younger son Rahyl turned a year older on Monday, and she took to social media to pen a wish for the boy.
2020-06-01
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood