Devi Sri Prasad on Pushpa: ‘The music of this Allu Arjun film is as unique as its subject’

Stylish star Allu Arjun is all set to treat his fans with the first single of Pushpa. The song titled “Daakko Daakko Meka” will release on August 13 in five different languages, including Hindi and Telugu. In this interaction with Devi Sri Prasad, who has composed the music for the Allu Arjun…

Mamata Banerjee Tears Into UPSC For “BJP Question” On Bengal Poll Violence

Kolkata:  A question in a highly competitive exam for jobs in the central police forces has become another point of conflict between West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and the centre. Ms Banerjee today alleged the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), which conducts national exams for civil and armed…

Indian economy benefitted from the collective thinking and coordinated efforts: FM Sitharaman at CII Annual Meeting

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that the Indian economy benefitted from the collective thinking and coordinated efforts of all the stakeholders. Addressing the CII Annual Meeting 2021, she thanked the industry for being level-headed while facing the challenges during the first and second…

More than 1200 villages in Uttar Pradesh hit by floods, rescue efforts underway

Over five lakh people in 1,243 villages of Uttar Pradesh have been affected with floods, and relief and rescue teams have been deployed to assist the people, officials said here on Wednesday. In the past 24 hours, an average of 13.1 mm rainfall was recorded in the state which is 154 per cent more than normal. “Eleven…

Justice RF Nariman Retires, Chief Justice Says “Losing One Of The Lions”

New Delhi:  Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman, the second most senior Supreme Court judge after Chief Justice NV Ramana and a high profile judge involved in several landmark judgments, retired today with the legal fraternity praising his legacy. “This institution will miss his knowledge and intellect…He…

Sudheer Babu’s Sridevi Soda Center to release in theatres on August 27

Sudheer Babu, who was last seen in Mohan Krishna Indraganti’s V, is excited for the release of his next film, Sridevi Soda Center. Directed by Karuna Kumar, the film is slated for theatrical release on August 27. Sudheer Babu will essay the role of a lightman in the film. SUDHEER BABU’S SRIDEVI SODA CENTER TO…

Did you know Aishwarya Rai was first choice for Mangal Pandey The Rising? On Throwback Thursday

Mangal Pandey: The Rising was one of the biggest biographical dramas that released in 2005. With a powerful storyline and outstanding cast, the film ruled the hearts of the audience. While Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan impressed one and all with his acting prowess, Rani Mukerji and Ameesha Patel also garnered much…

Firefox 91 will make it hard for companies like Facebook to store your cookies

HIGHLIGHTS Firefox 91 will keep cookies into one jar per website to stop tracking. The cookies of a website cannot be interlinked with those of other websites. Mozilla says this will stop websites like Facebook from tracking users. Firefox 91 is the latest update to the popular internet browser that Mozilla has now…

Retrospective tax case: Cairn Energy execs meet govt officials, seek details of refund process

Cairn Energy Plc executives have sought details of refund from the Indian government after a meeting with finance ministry officials over the retrospective tax dispute. The meeting was held on Wednesday in the backdrop of a bill passed in Lok Sabha to scrap the controversial tax law introduced in 2012.…

Lionel Messi’s arrival in PSG sets money train in motion, overnight spike seen all over social media

HIGHLIGHTS Paris Saint-Germain signed Lionel Messi from Barcelona on Tuesday Club president Nasser al-Khelaifi had said Messi’s arrival is going to skyrocket their revenue Shirt sales, spike in social media following already showcasing Messi impact Replica shirts bearing his name are flying off the shelves,…