- Sargun Mehta: Lockdown made me extremely annoyed initially(08:24)
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) With no shooting and almost zero contact with people outside, actress Sargun Mehta found it difficult dealing with the lockdown initially. Like many others, she had her "ups and downs" during the quarantine period, too.
- Kutle Khan: We will have to adjust to new working style post pandemic(07:25)
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Rajasthani folk singer Kutle Khan says the music industry has suffered adversely with growing financial losses due to the shutdown amid the coronavirus pandemic. He feels only time will show how the industry will get back on track in the future.
- Is this why Big B-starrer 'Shoebite' never released?(05:04)
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) While several posts have been floating around for quite some time speculating why Shoojit Sircars Amitabh Bachchan-starrer "Shoebite" never released till date, the films original producer Shailendra Singh has come out and revealed what he claims is the real the reason. Singh also says he is ready to buy his film back and release it because it "deserves to see the light of day".
- Liquor traders surrender business in MP(00:34)
Indore/Bhopal/ Jabalpur, June 7 (IANS) The cash-strapped Madhya Pradesh government, keen to reopen liquor shops and raise some quick money, will now have to either take over the liquor trade or refloat tenders for the business for private players.
- India surpasses Spain, ranked 5th worst-hit COVID-19 country(00:13)
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) As per the calculation noted on Saturday with biggest-ever jump of 9,887 new COVID-19 cases, India has now become the fifth worst coronavirus-hit country in the world surpassing Spain with around 244,000 cases.
- Civilian killed by terrorists in Kashmir(00:10)
Srinagar, June 7 (IANS) Suspected terrorists shot dead a civilian at the Bomai area in north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Saturday evening, officials said.
- Karnataka BJP shortlists 3 names for RS bypolls(23:46)
Bengaluru, June 6 (IANS) The ruling BJP in Karnataka has short listed three names for the June 19 biennial elections to four Rajya Sabha seats from the southern state, a party source said on Saturday.
- Airtel broadband suffers major outage, users clueless(23:40)
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Airtel broadband services on Saturday evening faced a major outage across the country, with 67 per cent reporting no access to Internet on the popular outage detection portal Downdetector.
- Gujarat govt to take austerity measures following slash in revenues(23:26)
Gandhinagar, June 6 (IANS) The 'Adhia Committee' formed by the Gujarat government for the economic revival after the slowdown has recommended the government to take austerity measures till the completion of this fiscal. Following which the Gujarat government on Saturday announced certain restrictions on expenditure.
- Haryana allows reopening of religious places, except in Gurugram(23:15)
Chandigarh, June 6 (IANS) The Haryana government on Saturday decided to allow the reopening of religious places, places of worship for the public and shopping malls in a regulated and restricted manner across the state with effect from June 8, except in Gurugram and Faridabad districts in view of large number of positive case.
- India-China deadlock: Talks over Ladakh standoff to continue(22:51)
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) A much-awaited India and China military top brass talks on Saturday to resolve the standoff situation in Eastern Ladakh region and de-escalation of forces across the Line of Actual Control (LAC) ended on Saturday evening.