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A look back at Rajinikanth’s Bollywood years and how the Amitabh Bachchan-inspired scripts helped him gain superstardom in Kollywood.

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Those who might walk out of the Bigg Boss 11 house this weekend includes Shilpa Shinde, Hiten Tejwani, Luv Tyagi and Priyank Sharma.

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In a report filed by Akamai, that measured internet video consumption in the Asia-Pacific region, India watches the most content, followed by Thailand and the Philippines.

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Newly launched Bitcoin futures on Monday suggested that traders expect the cryptocurrency’s blistering price gains to slow in the coming months, even as it blasted above $17,000 to a fresh record high in the spot market. Chicago-based derivatives exchange Cboe Global Markets launched the futures late on Sunday, marking the first time investors could get […]

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Nokia 6 (2018) with an 18:9 aspect ratio display has got approval from China's certification agency TENAA and could launch soon

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Barnala ‘Assault’: Arrest culprits immediately, says Bibi Jagir Kaur
Barnala ‘Assault’: Arrest culprits immediately, says Bibi Jagir Kaur

Referring to a video clip of the alleged assault that has gone viral on social media, Kaur said it was a “shameful act” and it was so harrowing that one “cannot watch it.” The alleged incident occurred when the victim had gone to a temple. 

Jail warder shot dead in Bihar
Jail warder shot dead in Bihar

The incident occurred around 9 am when some miscreants started firing at the warder as soon as he reached the gate of the jail complex, the SHO said.

Truck-tractor collision in Mirzapur kills 10, including two children
Truck-tractor collision in Mirzapur kills 10, including two children

The police suspect that either the brake of the truck failed or the driver fell asleep.

Infamous Siau murder case finally ends in Lok Adalat
Infamous Siau murder case finally ends in Lok Adalat

Earlier, the family had said that their children were thrown into the pond after murdering them. The case had shaken the entire region and it was at Dhani Ram’s insistence that Kang’s name was included in the FIR.

NHAI issues notification to acquire land for road widening in Kharar
NHAI issues notification to acquire land for road widening in Kharar

Land falls in the 10-kilometre area from Chandigarh to Khanpur chowk in Kharar

Meghalya student’s murder: Anger, insecurity among kin, students from Northeast at boy’s cremation
Meghalya student’s murder: Anger, insecurity among kin, students from Northeast at boy’s cremation

N-E students recount their ordeal of daily taunts, harassment from local residents

Noida murder: 16-year-old suspect was beaten by mother over studies, Cops claim
Noida murder: 16-year-old suspect was beaten by mother over studies, Cops claim

When the woman’s husband and in-laws could not get in touch with her on Tuesday, they asked a relative to pay them a visit. The relative found a padlock on the door, and a foul smell coming from inside, following which police were called.

Noida murder: Juvenile admits to killing mother and sister because he was scolded for not studying
Noida murder: Juvenile admits to killing mother and sister because he was scolded for not studying

“The boy claimed his mother had beaten him for not studying that day and he felt angry and suffocated,” said SSP of Gautam Budh Nagar Love Kumar

Greater noida killing of woman, daughter: 16-year-old suspect in double murder found at Varanasi ghat
Greater noida killing of woman, daughter: 16-year-old suspect in double murder found at Varanasi ghat

The boy was last captured by CCTV leaving his home around 11.15 pm on Monday.

Murder of 5-year-old girl: Police begin probe into leave applications of juvenile’s four classmates
Murder of 5-year-old girl: Police begin probe into leave applications of juvenile’s four classmates

Police interacted with the four students and also questioned the school management in connection with the applications found in the boy’s bag by the girl’s family members.

Former village head shot dead in Bihar’s Gopalganj district
Former village head shot dead in Bihar’s Gopalganj district

He had recently purchased a plot at Sadhu Chowk and the murder could be fallout of a land dispute, Superintendent of Police Mrityunjay Choudhary said.

LPU student killed following scuffle with neighbours over noise 
LPU student killed following scuffle with neighbours over noise 

A 21-year-old BTech student studying at Lovely Professional University was killed after a scuffle broke out between his roommates and their neighbours.

Banned currency notes found in Jharkhand
Banned currency notes found in Jharkhand

The banned notes were stuffed in two sacks and abandoned, said city Superintendent of Police (SP), Prabhat Kumar. Demonetised currency bills in denominations of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 were recovered, Kumar said.

Boy dies in leopard attack at Nashik’s Sakur village
Boy dies in leopard attack at Nashik’s Sakur village

The feline ran away after the woman raised an alarm and was joined by farm hands working in the field. She sustained injuries to her neck in the attack, a Forest official said.

Cow hide ‘found near dhaba’ in Shamli: Owner on run, son held
Cow hide ‘found near dhaba’ in Shamli: Owner on run, son held

The police said they recovered the cow hide from a plot adjacent to the dhaba, following a tip-off. The person who informed them had claimed that the father had hidden the cow hide there, the SHO added. 

Two minor tribal girls raped in Rajasthan
Two minor tribal girls raped in Rajasthan

“The girls, aged 17 and 14 years, belong to the Bheel tribe.The youths, who used to work with the minors at a construction site, raped them at a deserted place in the industrial area and later dropped them at a local fair,” SHO Kamal Chand Meena said.

Lonavla: 13 ‘illegal’ toilet blocks on Bigg Boss sets razed
Lonavla: 13 ‘illegal’ toilet blocks on Bigg Boss sets razed

“We served notice to them on November 27. Since there was no response from them within the seven days, we razed the illegal toilet blocks as they did not take our permission,” said LMC CEO Sachin Pawar.

Man kills brother over suspicion of illicit relation with his wife
Man kills brother over suspicion of illicit relation with his wife

The victim’s sister-in-law, with whom he was allegedly having an affair, was an accomplice in the killing which took place yesterday, they said. “Both the accused are absconding,” a police official said.

In Talwara govt schools, mission Moringa to help fight malnutrition
In Talwara govt schools, mission Moringa to help fight malnutrition

“Under our free tree supply scheme, we will supply 80,000 free saplings in our division. He pointed out that the tree had “many common names, such as Sohanana, Sohanjana and Sunana,” said Mr. Mahajan

Greater Noida: Man held for ‘sexually assaulting’ 5-year-old neighbour
Greater Noida: Man held for ‘sexually assaulting’ 5-year-old neighbour

A Nigerian expat family had alleged that their child, a Class VI student at a private school, had been sexually assaulted by a school employee.

Centre asks state governments to strengthen police forces
Centre asks state governments to strengthen police forces

The issue has been under discussion in the various state-Centre meetings that have taken place from May this year and a definite plan is likely to be finalised in a meeting later this month in Delhi, according to the official.

Akal Takht Jathedar defends new SGPC chief
Akal Takht Jathedar defends new SGPC chief

“I never went to Dera Sacha Sauda to seek votes. I was summoned by Akal Takht, but had given it in writing that I never asked votes from the dera. I was never sentenced by Akal Takht,” Longowal had said.

Jharkhand: School principal held for sexual abuse of student

The accused, who was also the English teacher in the school, allegedly took the girl, a student of UKG, to the toilet when nobody was present there. He then tried to undress the girl and made sexual advances.

Miscreants kill girl after they fail to abduct her in Uttar Pradesh
Miscreants kill girl after they fail to abduct her in Uttar Pradesh

One of the miscreants left behind his jacket and the police’s investigation was based on this lead, the CO said. Last month, the elder sister of the girl who was ‘divyang’ was abducted and police have been unable to trace her.

Sukhbir Singh’s pick is new SGPC chief
Sukhbir Singh’s pick is new SGPC chief

Longowal proved a dark house as his name was not even initially considered for the post of SGPC president. SAD-affiliated SGPC members had given all rights to decide the candidate for the post to party president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday.

Elderly couple robbed of gold bangles and Rs 1,000 by three at knifepoint
Elderly couple robbed of gold bangles and Rs 1,000 by three at knifepoint

The couple, Hemraj Gupta (83) and his wife Chanchal Gupta, in her early eighties, were resting at around 7 pm when the three men entered through the door left open by the couple.

Gangsters involved in 15 cases of murder and attempt to murder, say police
Gangsters involved in 15 cases of murder and attempt to murder, say police

The accused were arrested after a shootout at Dwarka in Delhi on November 21.

Uttar Pradesh STF arrests one in crackdown on ‘financial fraud nexus’
Uttar Pradesh STF arrests one in crackdown on ‘financial fraud nexus’

The incident came to light in March this year when a retired Lieutenant Colonel, based in Fatehpur district, approached the police with a complaint.

Jalandhar: Police probe triple murder
Jalandhar: Police probe triple murder

They were all shot dead and robbery could be a motive, police said. 

Greater Noida: Couple booked after 19-year-old help is found hanging at their home
Greater Noida: Couple booked after 19-year-old help is found hanging at their home

An FIR has been lodged against Mukul Gupta, who works as an engineer in a private firm, and his wife, Pooja Rastogi, who teaches at a private university in Greater Noida.

60-year-old woman killed for resisting rape in Rajasthan
60-year-old woman killed for resisting rape in Rajasthan

The accused attempted to sexually exploit the woman but she tried to pull him out of the house. He then suddenly took a wooden stick meant to be burnt in the fire place and hit her head following which she fell unconscious, the police said,

3 killed as SUV rams into tree in Jaunpur
3 killed as SUV rams into tree in Jaunpur

he impact of the collission at Naupur village last night was such that two passengers in the vehicle died on the spot, while another person succumbed to injuries at a hospital.

Cop caught red-handed taking bribe in Bihar
Cop caught red-handed taking bribe in Bihar

After getting his bail, Jha, a resident of Sant Kabir Road area of West Champaran district, went to Mufassil police station to get his car but the sub-inspector sought Rs 50,000 for releasing the vehicle.

AAP seeks action against builder for attacking party leader Jasraj
AAP seeks action against builder for attacking party leader Jasraj

The MLA spoke to the DSP concerned to inquire about the action taken.

Mizoram capital to be on railway map in three years
Mizoram capital to be on railway map in three years

The 51-km broad-gauge line between Sairang and Bairabi bordering Assam would be completed in December 2020, General Manager (Construction), North East Frontier Railway N K Prasad said.

Corrupt babus may face compulsory retirement: Yogi Adityanath
Corrupt babus may face compulsory retirement: Yogi Adityanath

The BJP is taking the UP civic polls seriously as it wants to ensure that the benefits of government schemes reach the last man on the social ladder, Yogi said.