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Vivek Oberoi

Vivek Oberoi, who will make his debut in the Tamil film industry with Vivegam, says he can not wait to start shooting for the movie with director Siva and superstar Ajith. Vivek took to Twitter on Sunday to share that he has reached Belgrade, Serbia, for the film's shoot.

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There has been a speculation from quite sometime that Rajinikanth might join active politics. Today at the trailer launch of his upcoming film Vellai Illa Pattadhari 2 aka VIP 2, Dhanush was asked about his opinion on whether Rajinikanth should indeed join active politics. Here's what he said.

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Filmmaker Karan Johar tweeted to congratulate the team of TV show Aarambh, and also said the show is a game changer.Aarambh is expected to have a dizzying scale similar to the Baahubali series. Comparisons to Baahubali series also go in the vein of the famed visual effects.

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 A Recode report suggests Tesla is in talks with music record labels about creating its streaming service that will come included in its high-end electric cars. The report claims Tesla wants to offer multiple tiers of service, starting with a Pandora-like web radio offering.

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Xiaomi Redmi 4A will go on sale today in India at 3pm via Amazon.in. Launched in March, the Redmi 4A is available in only one variant: 2GB RAM +16GB storage. The budget smartphone is priced at Rs 5,999. Redmi 4A has a 5-inch IPS LCD display with HD resolution (720p) and sports a Qualcomm Snapdragaon 425 processor.

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Agreeing that there has been a lot of controversy over benchmarking on the new OnePlus 5, OnePlus CEO and founder Pete Lau said the company has since the OnePlus 3 been concerned only with best performance, and not just benchmarking.

City Others News

Protest meet in Bijnor over police ‘failure’ to trace girl
Protest meet in Bijnor over police ‘failure’ to trace girl

On June 8, Dalveer Singh, a Jat residing in Sela village of Bijnor district, lodged a complaint alleging that his neighbour Ishkam alias Gotiya had abducted his daughter Nikita (19) when she had gone to her aunt’s residence at Noorpur village on June 5.

Karnal makes it to list of 30 smart cities
Karnal makes it to list of 30 smart cities

Outlining the broad contours of the plan, Anand Mohan Sharan, Haryana Principal Secretary, Urban Local Bodies Department, said the Karnal Smart City project would be implemented by Karnal Smart City Ltd, an SPV (Special Purpose Vehicle) that would be incorporated soon.

38 turtles found dead in pond
38 turtles found dead in pond

Forest officials suspected dumping of some chemical in the pond by an unidentified industrial unit on Thursday as the reason for the death of turtles.

TMC factions clash in South-24 Parganas, few hurt
TMC factions clash in South-24 Parganas, few hurt

Groups led by TMC youth wing chief Amandulla Laskar and Basanti block convener Abdul Mannan Gazi clashed at around 8 am.“They burnt houses, damaged vehicles. They hurled bombs at our people,” Laskar said.

2 held for video wishing for Pak victory in cricket final
2 held for video wishing for Pak victory in cricket final

The video was shot before the Champion’s Trophy cricket final played on June 18, and was circulated “widely” in several WhatsApp groups in Sahibganj area, according to the police.

Orders issued to shoot tiger spreading terror
Orders issued to shoot tiger spreading terror

The tiger had killed Shrisagari Thakre, 52, on May 19 when she had gone out to collect tendu leaves close to her Halda village. Just the previous day, the tiger had injured Mangala Awari from the same village when she was collecting tendu leaves.

Landmine blast: Police arrest man but villagers say he is innocent, implicated falsely
Landmine blast: Police arrest man but villagers say he is innocent, implicated falsely

On Friday, Kiyar residents gave a letter to the police with copies to district Collector Ranga Nayak, zilla parishad Chief Executive Officer Shantanu Goel, district Guardian Minister Ambarish Atram and Gadchiroli MP Ashok Nete, among others, vouching for Kudyeti’s innocence.

New gas connections to 10,000 BPL families
New gas connections to 10,000 BPL families

Vijay Rupani emphasised the state government is committed to provide house, food, employment and affordable medicine to everybody, especially the poor. He said the government is coming up with a plan to provide five lakh houses to urban and rural poor.

Men who ‘chased’ lion sent to forest dept custody
Men who ‘chased’ lion sent to forest dept custody

Gir forest and other protected areas spread acrosss Junagadh, Gir Somnath, Amreli and Bhavnagar districts are the only natural habitat of Asiatic lions in the world. The 2015 lion census had put their population to 523.

Cops suspended after liquor seizure
Cops suspended after liquor seizure

State Monitoring Cell recovered the liquor from a water tank at a construction site in Amliyara village under Taluka police station and seized seven vehicles worth Rs 54 lakh. One Kamlesh Jadav was arrested following a raid.

Forest dept, MSEDCL to map power lines to protect animals
Forest dept, MSEDCL to map power lines to protect animals

The decision was taken at a video conference among top forest officials, Principal Secretary of CMO and Chairman and MSEDCL MD Sanjiv Kumar. It was decided to form a committee headed by Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) A K Mishra to carry out the task.

Builder held for power cable deaths
Builder held for power cable deaths

Builder Anand Khobragadewho had constructed the township in 2005-06 perilously close to the distribution line, was charged with culpable homicide not amounting to murder. The two 11-year-old twins, Priyansh and Piyush Dhar, died on June 9 and 20, respectively.

Minor girl ‘raped’ by PhD student
Minor girl ‘raped’ by PhD student

The accused, who lived close to her home, went to the terrace of the girl’s home, where she was sleeping alone, on Tuesday night.

Civic body, improvement trust spar over dumping of garbage in Amritsar
Civic body, improvement trust spar over dumping of garbage in Amritsar

Such garbage dumps can be seen across the city. Amritsar was ranked 258th among 434 cities in Swachh Survekshan 2017. The city lost huge points during annual survey as it has no solid waste treatment plant.

Punjab government schools: ‘Mark Yoga Day, ensure maximum attendance’
Punjab government schools: ‘Mark Yoga Day, ensure maximum attendance’

In a written order issued by the office of DGSE, the teachers have been reminded that even though summer vacations are on, they have to come to the school to observe Yoga Day. Schools have to ensure that maximum number of students also participate.

Drug Peddler’s lynching: Family blocks traffic in protest, demands arrest of 13 accused
Drug Peddler’s lynching: Family blocks traffic in protest, demands arrest of 13 accused

Monu was killed on June 8 and villagers from Bhagivander had claimed that he was a drug peddler and an eve teaser and therefore they wanted to teach him a lesson.

Hundreds of people participate in ‘beef ban bashing banquet’ in Aizawl
Hundreds of people participate in ‘beef ban bashing banquet’ in Aizawl

The organisers of the ‘Beef Ban Bashing Banquet’, a social network group called ‘Zolife’ said they are protesting against the Centre’s attempt to “restrict” their rights to eat what they want.

Bihar: Police seizes 1878 bottles of liquor in Jehanabad, two arrested
Bihar: Police seizes 1878 bottles of liquor in Jehanabad, two arrested

Police arrested two persons for being involved in illegal liquor trade, the ASP said adding that few other persons managed to escape from the scene.

One TMC worker killed in group clash
One TMC worker killed in group clash

Trinamool Congress MP Idris Ali alleged that BJP had incited the violence.

Mohali Traffic police get body cams, marshal system launched
Mohali Traffic police get body cams, marshal system launched

Body cameras will be fitted in the uniforms of traffic police personnel at the nakas to enable them to film offenders.

‘Babbar Khalsa man’ used to work as kar sevak at gurdwaras
‘Babbar Khalsa man’ used to work as kar sevak at gurdwaras

He is highly motivated and had prepared a list of some local Shiv Sena leaders whom he wanted to kill, according to sources in Police

Iconic Giani Da Dhaba on Kalka-Shimla Highway no more
Iconic Giani Da Dhaba on Kalka-Shimla Highway no more

Giani Dhaba has a long list of admiring patrons, from former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah to the present Punjab Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh.

Fake currency racket: Bhavnagar SOG arrests cattle herder
Fake currency racket: Bhavnagar SOG arrests cattle herder

A cattle herder from Thikhariya village near Bharuch town is arrested with counterfeit notes of Rs 1.52 lakh.

Woman dies due to doctor’s ‘negligence’ in Surat, police file complaint
Woman dies due to doctor’s ‘negligence’ in Surat, police file complaint

Dr Rajiv Vyas, however, could not be arrested on Wednesday as a police team found him to be out on vacation with family.

Ludhiana: Police arrest three with poppy husk
Ludhiana: Police arrest three with poppy husk

Police claimed that 15 kg poppy husk was recovered from his SUV.

Amid Punjab government’s crackdown on drugs, truck drivers seek easy access to poppy husk
Amid Punjab government’s crackdown on drugs, truck drivers seek easy access to poppy husk

Truck drivers said though there was strictness in Punjab, but those who wanted their daily dose, could get it from outside the state

CM Captain Amarinder Singh condones delay in payment of dues by allottees
CM Captain Amarinder Singh condones delay in payment of dues by allottees

As many as 92 allottees have failed to pay their installments on time as per the Letter of Intent (LoI).

Gujarat schools that didn’t submit fee affidavit to get notice
Gujarat schools that didn’t submit fee affidavit to get notice

These schools have to submit details like fee and infrastructure, and the committees will take a suo motu action: Principal Secretary (Education)

Rajkot, Vadodara civic bodies claim two world records
Rajkot, Vadodara civic bodies claim two world records

The VMC said it created a Guinness world record of the most people sweeping the floor at single venue in the morning

Rajkot slips to 18th spot in cleanliness rankings: Civic body scraps contract with two firms for processing waste
Rajkot slips to 18th spot in cleanliness rankings: Civic body scraps contract with two firms for processing waste

Rajkot municipal commissioner issued an order late on Saturday terminating the contract that the civic body had signed with a joint venture (JV) of Strot Energy Private Limited of Rajkot and Rockem Separation System (India) Private Limited, Mumbai.

Patidar agitation: ‘Ready to fight govt in whatever way it wants’
Patidar agitation: ‘Ready to fight govt in whatever way it wants’

In the coming days, we will strengthen our base in central Gujarat by meeting more Patidars in this region: Hardik Patel

PAAS member ‘hurls’ shoe at MoS Mandaviya in Bhavnagar, arrested
PAAS member ‘hurls’ shoe at MoS Mandaviya in Bhavnagar, arrested

A PATIDAR ANAMAT Andolan Samiti (PAAS) functionary allegedly hurled a shoe at Union minister Mansukh Mandaviya at a public function in Vallabhipur town of Bhavnagar district.

Kamdhenu University: Union minister raises concerns over pending accreditation
Kamdhenu University: Union minister raises concerns over pending accreditation

Radha Mohan Singh said accreditation of 60 agriculture universities across the country had been completed but that of Kamdhenu University was pending.

BJP: Will make honest efforts to address grievances of Dalits
BJP: Will make honest efforts to address grievances of Dalits

State BJP spokesperson Bharat Pandya: We are working with Bharat Maata Ki Jai and Sauno Sath, Sauno Vikas as our mantras. If dissatisfaction exists anywhere, we shall make honest efforts to address them.

Police detain over 100 ambulance employees after they go on strike
Police detain over 100 ambulance employees after they go on strike

The strike and the arrests affected the emergency ambulance service with people bringing patients in their private vehicles.

No gloves, no face masks, no gumboots: They clean choked nullahs with bare hands
No gloves, no face masks, no gumboots: They clean choked nullahs with bare hands

National Commission seeks action-taken report from PCMC.