Entertainment, Nation, News
November 30, 2017
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‘Padmavati’ Makers Apply for 3D Certification

MUMBAI: The makers of “Padmavati” have submitted a fresh application for a 3D version of the controversial film, which has been awaiting clearance from the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), sources said. Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Viacom 18 submitted the new application yesterday, they said. The period drama was shot in 2D, but the […]

Important, Nation, News, Political News
November 30, 2017
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VVPATs to be Used in Gujarat, all Future Elections: CEC

AGARTALA: Chief Election Commissioner A K Joti today said Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) gadgets with Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) would be used for next month’s Assembly polls in Gujarat and in all future elections. The machines run on battery and cannot easily be tampered with, the CEC said at a press conference here. […]

Kerala, News, Political Leaders
November 29, 2017
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Veteran CPI leader Chandrasekharan Nair Passes Away

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Veteran CPI leader and former Kerala minister E Chandrasekharan Nair died here today following brief illness, party sources said. Nair (89) died at a state-run hospital here where he was admitted on Saturday for treatment of chest congestion, they said. He is survived by wife Manorama Nair, a son and a daughter. The late […]

Kerala, Nation, News
November 29, 2017
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Hadiya Reiterates Desire to Talk to Her Husband

SALEM: A day after arrived in the city to continue studies at a homeopathy medical college as directed by the Supreme Court, Hadiya, a Kerala woman at the centre of an alleged love-jihad case, today reiterated her desire to talk to her husband. “For the past six months, I was talking to persons I did […]

Business, Important, Nation, News
November 29, 2017
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Reducing Gender Gap Can Help India Boost GDP: Ivanka

HYDERABAD: Ivanka Trump, US President Donald Trump’s daughter, said reducing gender gap in the labour force by half can help boost Indian economy by over USD 150 billion in the next three years and reiterated her father’s words that “India has a true friend in the White House”. Speaking at the 8th annual Global Entrepreneurship […]

Important, Nation, News
November 29, 2017
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Six Die After Sleeping Inside Container with Lit Tandoor

NEW DELHI: Six men died of alleged suffocation in the Cantonment area here after they slept in a huge container, which also had a lit tandoor inside, to keep themselves warm, police said. The men committed a fatal error of judgement when they failed to put out the tandoor and closed the container lid before […]

Important, Kerala, Nation, News, Religions
November 29, 2017
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Hadiya Will Continue Studies Under Previous Hindu Name

COIMBATORE: A Kerala woman, Hadiya, who is at the centre of an alleged love-jihad case, will pursue her homeopathy studies under her previous Hindu name, the Salem medical college principal said today, a day after the Supreme Court freed her from the custody of her parents. Hadiya, 25, flew to Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu from […]

Entertainment, Nation, News
November 28, 2017
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S Durga Will Not be Screened at IFFI

NEW DELHI: A screening of the censored version of the film S Durga was held for the jury last evening and in a letter dated today, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) wrote to the producers asking them to resubmit the movie, which was earlier given a U/A certificate. The bone of contention seems […]

Important, Nation, News
November 28, 2017
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Alphons Kannanthanam Says no to Y-Category Security

NEW DELHI: Tourism and Information and Technology Minister Alphons Kannanthanam has cut out his Y- category security, choosing to travel with a personal security officer (PSO) in his car instead. According to sources in the minister’s office, Alphons said he did not require additional security and it was an unnecessary waste of resources. “The minister […]