‘Tumhari Sulu’ leads nomination pack for IIFA 2018

Mumbai, May 22 : Vidya Balan-starrer “Tumhari Sulu” has scored a maximum of seven nominations for the 19th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, to be held in Bangkok next month. “Newton” comes a close second with five nominations. A story of an ambitious and enterprising housewife, “Tumhari Sulu” finds a mention […]

My next directorial a salute to today’s generation: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, May 22 : After “Mere Pyare Prime Minister”, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has his eyes set on telling a father-son story, comparing two generations. He says it’s a salute to the new generation that is grappling with pressures of all kinds. “I have started work on my next. It’s untitled right […]

An egg a day may keep heart diseases away

Beijing, May 22 : If you thought eating eggs is bad for your heart due to their high cholesterol content, think again. A large study has now shown that people who consume an egg every day could significantly reduce their risk of cardiovascular diseases. “The present study finds that there is an association between moderate […]

New air passenger-friendly norms soon

New Delhi, May 22 : Domestic air passengers will soon be able to avail of full refunds and additional compensation for flight delays/cancellations as the government on Tuesday put in the public domain a new ‘passenger charter’ for eliciting comments/suggestions before notifying them. The new air passenger charter seeks to amend current norms for charges […]

OnePlus 6 beats 5T’s one-day sales record in 10 minutes

New Delhi, May 22 : Smartphone maker OnePlus on Tuesday said it made a record sale of its newly-launched OnePlus 6 worth Rs 100 crore within first 10 minutes of its preview sale on Amazon India and its own online store–oneplus.in. Highlighting the enthusiasm of users in the country, Vikas Agarwal, General Manager, OnePlus India, […]

Are humans influencing cancer in wild animals?

New York, May 22 : Besides indulging in cancer causing behaviour like smoking, poor diet and low hygiene, human beings are also changing the environment in such a way that it can lead to the deadly disease in many species of wild animals, researchers have warned. “Cancer has been found in all species where scientists […]