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If reports are to be believed, Sidharth Malhotra has already decided the role he will be seen playing in his next film. The actor will star in a biopic on war hero and late Captain Vikram Batra, who sacrificed his life for the country during the Kargil War in 1999.

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Directed by Shoubin Shahir, Parava features Shane Nigam, Arjun Ashokan and Zinil Zainudeen. It had Dulquer Salmaan in an extended cameo spanning 25 mins. As the movie hits the screens today, the actor has taken to Facebook to request fans to not film even parts of the movie.

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Baahubali director Rajamouli had met with the Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday. The meeting had triggered various speculation about Rajamouli’s role in the construction of capital city Amaravati.

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iBall today announced its Windows-based 2-in-1 tablet PC, ‘iBall Slide PenBook’. ​The iBall Slide PenBook is available​ ​at retail stores, and on Amazon​, priced at Rs 24,999.

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ML through deep learning is increasingly being used in predicting demand, determining deficiencies around service and product quality, detecting new types of fraud, streaming analytics on data in motion and providing predictive or even prescriptive maintenance.

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Reliance Jio has said that it is "appalling" that incumbent operators have made baseless allegations against the process for determination of interconnection usage charges (IUC) and regulator TRAI.

Delhi News

Unwilling to get married, woman stages theft, arrested
Unwilling to get married, woman stages theft, arrested

The complainant, Shabana, told police she was present at home, along with her sister, when the alleged robbery took place. Her marriage was set to be held on November 26, and her parents were busy making preparations for it.

Dirty toilets, no water: Harrowing stopover for Ajmer Sharif pilgrims
Dirty toilets, no water: Harrowing stopover for Ajmer Sharif pilgrims

For the last few days, hundreds of pilgrims from across cities and villages — even as far as Banke district of Nepal — made the two pavements near Nizamuddin Dargah their home before leaving for Ajmer to observe Muharram.

Vendors’ rights grossly affected, says Delhi High Court
Vendors’ rights grossly affected, says Delhi High Court

The High Court said the matter “may be looked into expeditiously, as the number of cases are increasing and, on the other hand, we find that there are obstructions on roads and pavements as well and in the absence of formation of TVC, rights of street vendors are being grossly affected”.

27-yr-old undertrial dies at Dasna Jail, inquiry ordered
27-yr-old undertrial dies at Dasna Jail, inquiry ordered

Responding to the allegations, Ghaziabad Senior Superintendent of Police Hari Narayan Singh said, “In any such case, a magisterial inquiry takes place and the probe will be ordered in this case, too. We do not know what happened inside the jail. The probe will shed light on the case.”

In New Delhi, two days on, four held for stabbing man to death
In New Delhi, two days on, four held for stabbing man to death

During inquiry, the complainant, Ashish Tyagi, told police that he and his friends — Arora and Sharma — were going towards Jheel Chowk, Geeta Colony, on a scooter.

Car robber shot dead after police give chase in Greater Noida
Car robber shot dead after police give chase in Greater Noida

Over a period of 17 years, Jat had been an accused in at least 23 cases relating to robbery and murder, the first being reported in 2000 from Bulandshahr district.

25-year-old Amity student kills self over ‘medical condition’
25-year-old Amity student kills self over ‘medical condition’

Following this, her mother rushed to her neighbours and police were informed. When they broke open the door of the 11th floor flat, they found her hanging from the ceiling.

Milder form of dengue dominant this year: AIIMS
Milder form of dengue dominant this year: AIIMS

The latest MCD data reveals that 2,215 cases of dengue have been reported in the capital this year — a 60 per cent increase as compared to last year. According to MCD data, 1,177 cases of dengue have been reported in the city and 1,038 cases have been reported, where the infection has been acquired from outside the city.

Here’s how a 27-year-old duped people at ATMs using a matchstick
Here’s how a 27-year-old duped people at ATMs using a matchstick

Khan, who had dropped out of school after Class IV, is believed to be part of a gang that operates in the capital and has an unique modus operandi, police said, adding that the accused has disclosed the names of some of his acquaintances.

NSUI on back foot amid calls for re-election
NSUI on back foot amid calls for re-election

The All India Students Association (AISA) said re-election should be held for the post of president. “If there are criminal proceedings against Tuseed, it is a serious offence

Delhi: After studies, Gurpreet wanted to be a photojournalist
Delhi: After studies, Gurpreet wanted to be a photojournalist

Singh, who wanted to become a photojournalist, had been keeping an eye out for the subjects of his last assignment — ‘Nightlife of footpath people in Delhi’.

No clarity on way ahead, DU may need legal help
No clarity on way ahead, DU may need legal help

The ABVP, which won the post of secretary and joint secretary, said they will not let Tuseed take charge as he allegedly “violates several provisions of the Lyngdoh Committee recommendation”.

Delhi: 21-year-old killed near AIIMS after he objects to man blowing smoke on his face
Delhi: 21-year-old killed near AIIMS after he objects to man blowing smoke on his face

While the incident took place Sunday, the victim, Gurpreet Singh, succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday — three days after he was admitted to the AIIMS trauma centre.

Ganesha idols littered across Yamuna: NGT notice to Delhi government
Ganesha idols littered across Yamuna: NGT notice to Delhi government

Thousands of broken or semi-dissolved idols of Ganesha made of plaster of paris and coated with toxic chemicals such as mercury, cadmium, lead, and carbon were immersed in the Yamuna on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi which commenced late last month.

Inspect mosques to check noise levels: NGT to Delhi govt
Inspect mosques to check noise levels: NGT to Delhi govt

The National Green Tribunal passed the order as it disposed of a plea by NGO Akhand Bharat Morcha alleging that illegal use of loudspeakers at such places adversely affected the health of the residents living in their vicinity.

No recounting of DUSU poll votes: Varsity
No recounting of DUSU poll votes: Varsity

The committee, however, have allowed the two NSUI candidates — Minakshi Meena and Avinash Yadav — to see EVM-wise data

ASI found dead with a gunshot wound at Delhi home
ASI found dead with a gunshot wound at Delhi home

According to police, the incident took place around 3:30 am, although the ASI’s body was discovered close to 5 am, with police being alerted soon after

Arrested for posing as officer: At IB office, a man who lied to his wife
Arrested for posing as officer: At IB office, a man who lied to his wife

Confirming his arrest, B K Singh, DCP (New Delhi) said, “We have arrested Praveen Hooda (32), who hails from Kiloi Dopana village in Haryana, and has been staying at a rented accommodation in Uttam Nagar area. He is married and has two children. Further investigation is underway.”

18, including village sarpanch, arrested after murder of five in Faridabad
18, including village sarpanch, arrested after murder of five in Faridabad

“Eighteen people have been arrested for the crime, including the village sarpanch, and we are trying to track down the remaining accused,” said Shailendra, SHO of Kheri Pul police station

Not necessary parties in Blue Whale case: Google, FB India to Delhi HC
Not necessary parties in Blue Whale case: Google, FB India to Delhi HC

The Delhi Police, in the status report submitted before the High Court, however, stated that no such case of suicide committed as part of the Blue Whale challenge has been reported from the capital

Man arrested for harassing woman Colonel, police probe ‘ISI links’
Man arrested for harassing woman Colonel, police probe ‘ISI links’

The accused, a resident of Chandani Mahali in central Delhi, was arrested by the local police after the Colonel lodged a harassment complaint at Dwarka South police station

Followers watching, victim’s wife says don’t want probe
Followers watching, victim’s wife says don’t want probe

As Lal started to plow at the grimy water, Poonam fetched a bucket to collect the waste, while their two children watched. Slowly, Makhan started to tunnel deep into the sewer — until he stopped answering his wife’s calls

Rampal ashram under scanner for encroachment, safety violations
Rampal ashram under scanner for encroachment, safety violations

On Monday, two devotees had died while cleaning a sewer at the ashram — a far cry from the sprawling one in Haryana, from where Rampal was arrested in November, 2014

Penalty to live tweeting: Delhi HC’s poser on court reporting
Penalty to live tweeting: Delhi HC’s poser on court reporting

The notice was issued after a committee on “Media reporting in courts — balancing free press, fair trial and integrity of judicial proceedings”, constituted by the acting Chief Justice, deliberated on this issue on August 31

Sexual assault of 3 boys: Cops struggle to link chats to accused 
Sexual assault of 3 boys: Cops struggle to link chats to accused 

According to police, conversations with these 34 numbers had “sexual overtones”, and they are trying to probe if Ward was chatting with minors. One of the chats, police said, is with an alleged victim

Delhi HC asks Centre to list the steps taken against Blue Whale game
Delhi HC asks Centre to list the steps taken against Blue Whale game

Taking a serious view of the Blue Whale Challenge game, the Madras High Court had on September 4 directed the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government to explore possibility of banning it.

Arvind Kejriwal to review works after returning from Vipassana course
Arvind Kejriwal to review works after returning from Vipassana course

The chief minister is scheduled to return to the national capital on Tuesday night.

Delhi Congress workers to form human chain to protest high petrol, diesel prices
Delhi Congress workers to form human chain to protest high petrol, diesel prices

The chain will make people aware about the hike in prices of the fuels due to the “unprecedented” increase in taxes by both the Narendra Modi and the AAP governments, the party’s Delhi unit chief Ajay Maken said.

Ensure religious places follow noise pollution norms: NGT directs Delhi government
Ensure religious places follow noise pollution norms: NGT directs Delhi government

The tribunal passed the order as it disposed of a plea by NGO Akhand Bharat Morcha alleging that illegal use of loudspeakers at such places adversely affected the health of the residents living in their vicinity.

Delhi: MACT awards Rs 10 lakh compensation to kin of labourer killed in accident
Delhi: MACT awards Rs 10 lakh compensation to kin of labourer killed in accident

On the day of the accident, the man was unloading fruit cartons at the Azadpur fruit market here when a rashly driven truck came from the side and hit him, as a result of which he fell down on the road and sustained head injuries, the plea said.

Delhi: Man with suspected ISI links arrested for blackmailing woman colonel
Delhi: Man with suspected ISI links arrested for blackmailing woman colonel

It is suspected that he was threatening the woman colonel since he wanted to extract sensitive information from her, an angle that is currently being probed.

Blast victim’s son wants to study, Delhi HC gives hope
Blast victim’s son wants to study, Delhi HC gives hope

On Monday, standing counsel for DU said admission to regular college was not possible as admissions closed on August 31

Accused, two Ryan officials sent to judicial custody
Accused, two Ryan officials sent to judicial custody

The two officials from the school management — Regional Head Francis Thomas and Human Resources head Jeyus Thomas — had been arrested under Section 75 of the JJ Act

Five-year-old’s rape: Probe report finds ‘major lapses’ on school’s part
Five-year-old’s rape: Probe report finds ‘major lapses’ on school’s part

“The accused was working for the school, though formal appointment letter does not appear to have been issued by the school,” said the report

Delhi: 14-yr-old raped, accused filmed act, say police
Delhi: 14-yr-old raped, accused filmed act, say police

The girl had allegedly been raped by the same man in July, when he threatened her saying he will pour acid on her face if she revealed the incident to anyone.

JNU’s gender panel is a thing of the past
JNU’s gender panel is a thing of the past

The move was criticised by both teachers and students, with the JNUSU burning an effigy of the Vice-Chancellor in protest. JNUTA too condemned the move.