Election Commission bans exit polls in poll-bound states

New Delhi, March 31 : The Election Commission on Thursday banned exit polls between April 4 and May 16 during which polling will be held for assemblies of Assam, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. “Exit polls cannot be conducted and publicised by means of print and electronic media or dissemination in any other […]

AIIMS Bhubaneshwar should focus on health research: Nadda

Bhubaneshwar, March 31 : Union Health Minister J.P Nadda on Thursday said that the newly- inaugurated All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here should take steps towards research and explore new avenues of expanding tertiary healthcare delivery. Presiding over the governing body meet of the AIIMS, Nadda said: “The health ministry supported all efforts […]

4 UMPPs likely to be auctioned in upcoming fiscal: Goyal

New Delhi, March 31 : The government hopes to auction four ultra mega power projects (UMPPs), defined as those with above 4000 MW capacacity, in the next fiscal, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday. “Hopefully in next fiscal we may auction three to four UMPPs,” he told reporters here on the sidelines of industry […]

No respect for actors these days: Kareena

Mumbai, March 31 : For almost 16 years now, Kareena Kapoor Khan has been an integral part of the Hindi film industry. The actress, who has not only given hits but is also known for her critically acclaimed roles, however, says people nowadays don’t show much respect to actors as before. While the actress appreciates […]