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PP Agarwal resigns from Burnpur Cement

New Delhi, July 25 -- Prem Prakash Agarwal has resigned from Burnpur Cement Limited, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.

The company has informed NSE that the Prem Prakash Agarwal has been resigned from the directorship of the Company w.e.f July 25, 2016.... Read More


Suzuki, Toshiba and Denso to make lithium-ion batteries in India

New Delhi, April 15 -- Suzuki Motor Corporation on Friday said that it has reached a basic agreement with Toshiba Corporation and Denso Corporation for establishment of a joint venture company which will produce automotive lithium-ion battery packs in India.

"Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki), Toshiba Corporation (Toshiba) and Denso Corporation (Denso) have reached basic agreement on establishing a joint venture company for production of automot... Read More


Karan Tacker unfazed by link-up rumours

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- Ever since their sizzling chemistry in the show Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna, there have been rumours that actors Karan Tacker and Krystle D' Souza are seeing each other. However, Karan remains unfazed by these rumours and doesn't feel the need to either confirm or deny it.

He says, "I don't give it too much thought. When I began my career, was a bit difficult to handle rumours, but after a point you learn and understand tha... Read More


'INDUSTRY PUTS YOUINA BRACKET'

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- In her three-year old career in Bollywood, actor Kriti Sanon (right) has portrayed a girl-next-door and a glamorous avatar. She feels she was "bracketed" right after her second outing.

The 27-year-old actor, who made her debut with Heropanti (2014), followed it up with Dilwale (2015), and was recently seen in Raabta, says, "It isn't so much about getting meaty roles as it is about getting typecast. When I had only done two ... Read More


Sanjay Dutt's energy is infectious: Kelkar

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- For actor Sharad Kelkar, working alongside Sanjay Dutt in the latter's comeback film Bhoomi, was nothing short of a dream. Sharad feels lucky to have gotten the chance to know Dutt as a person while working with him in the film.

"The way he speaks or cracks jokes, he might come across as someone very intimidating, but soon you start behaving like him. I observed how after 15-18 days of shooting with him, I started to talk l... Read More


Legendary comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

Los Angeles, Aug. 20 -- Dick Gregory, known for his groundbreaking comedy, who parlayed his career as a stand-up into a life of social and political activism, died Saturday of heart failure. He was 84.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the comedian's son confirmed the news of his death by issuing an emotional statement via his father's representative.

The statement read, "It is with enormous sadness that the Gregory family confirms that thei... Read More


Imran Khan opposes fencing of Durand Line, favours European style ties with Afghanistan

Lahore, Aug. 20 -- Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan has opposed the fencing along the disputed 2,500km Durand Line with Afghanistan and favoured having an open border between the two neighbours like European Union type of relationship.

"Rather than building fences, I think it should have open, free trade, it should be like a European Union type of relationship. That's our long term future and this would be of enormous benefit to Afghanis... Read More


Mithila can't wait to meet Irrfan

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- Web sensation Mithila Palkar is on cloud nine. The actor is quite excited to star in a film alongside Irrfan and Malayali actor Dulquer Salmaan. The untitled film narrates the tale of friends on a road trip and would be helmed by debutante Akarsh Khurana. "This is a great opportunity for me. I have no words to explain my excitement," says Mithila, who had earlier played Imran Khan's sister in Katti Batti (2015).

Mithila sha... Read More


India score come-from-behind win

MUMBAI, Aug. 20 -- India came back from a goal down to defeat Mauritius 2-1 and keep their preparations for the AFC Asian Cup qualifier on track, at the Andheri Sports Complex on Saturday.

Goals from Robin Singh (37) and Balwant Singh (61) earned the Sandesh Jhingan-led team a hard-fought win over the African nation, giving them the start they needed in the tri-nation series.

Jean Jocelyn (14) opened the scoring for Mauritius with a deflected g... Read More


Miami: Mall in lockdown amid reports of 'active shooter'

New York, Aug. 20 -- The Dolphin Mall in Florida, United States has been on lockdown after reports of an active shooter.

Police officers have responded to an active shooter call after shots were reportedly fired inside the Dolphin Mall Saturday night.

The mall at 11401 NW 12th St. was on lockdown as police officers have scanned the area. The area has been cordoned off but there are reports of some customers being held inside the mall.

The Miam... Read More