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Salman Khan isolates himself at home after testing positive for COVID-19

Published On: November 19, 2020 11:40 AM NPT By: Agencies

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Indian actor Salman Khan has gone into home isolation after his driver and two personal staff members tested positive for COVID-19, media reports said.

Indian actor Asif Basra found dead at private complex in Dharamshala

Published On: November 12, 2020 04:47 PM NPT By: Agencies

NEW DELHI, Nov 12: Bollywood Actor Asif Basra was found dead at a private guest house in Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh on Friday, Indian media reported.

A Nepali man 'strangulates' live-in partner at Gurugram in India; hides her body in blankets

Published On: November 11, 2020 01:50 PM NPT By: Agencies

NEW DELHI, Nov 11: A man from Nepal has allegedly murdered his live-in partner, and hid her body in-between blankets before bolting, Indian media reported on Wednesday.

IPL 2020 FINAL MATCH PREVIEW: Who will lift IPL trophy: DC- their maiden or MI - their fifth?

Published On: November 10, 2020 05:17 PM NPT By: Agencies

UAE, Nov 10: A mouth-watering clash is likely to be held as the defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) are taking on the first-time finalists Delhi Capitals (DC) in the summit clash of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday evening.

Bombay High Court refuses bail plea by Indian journalist Arnab Goswami

Published On: November 9, 2020 06:00 PM NPT By: Agencies

MUMBAI, Nov 9: Indian TV channel Republic TV's Arnab Goswami, who was arrested last week in a 2018 abetment to suicide case, was refused interim relief again this afternoon after he petitioned the Bombay High Court against his arrest and the reopening of the case, media reports said.

Chinese Prez Xi Jinping directs authorities to expedite construction of Sichuan-Tibet railway

Published On: November 9, 2020 03:01 PM NPT By: Agencies

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: Chinese President Xi Jinping has directed the authorities concerned to advance the construction of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway project with high quality.

Match preview: Who will make it to the IPL final - DC or SRH?

Published On: November 8, 2020 03:25 PM NPT By: Agencies

UAE, Nov 8: Will Delhi Capitals (DC) revive their fortunes just in time to reach the final? Or will Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) continue their resurgence and make it to the summit clash?

India’s National Defence College to add more seats for Nepal and Bangladesh : report

Published On: November 5, 2020 12:22 PM NPT By: Agencies

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: The number of seats in India’s prestigious National Defence College (NDC) will be increased by 20, bringing the total to 120 by 2022; Indian media quoted Indian Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar as saying.

Sri Lankan President says he will not sign MCC deal even in dream: Report

Published On: November 1, 2020 06:01 PM NPT By: Agencies

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has said that his government will never sign the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement proposed by the United States, Sri Lankan media reports said.

Sean Connery, Oscar Winner and James Bond Star, Dies at 90

Published On: November 1, 2020 10:03 AM NPT By: Agencies

Sean Connery, the Scottish-born actor who rocketed to fame as James Bond and became one of the franchise’s most popular and enduring international stars, has died. He was 90.

Why COVID outbreaks look set to worsen this winter

Published On: October 29, 2020 08:28 AM NPT By: Agencies

Winter is fast approaching in the Northern Hemisphere, and researchers warn that COVID-19 outbreaks are likely to get worse, especially in regions that don’t have the virus’s spread under control.

Embassy of China in New Delhi urges U.S. to stop undermining regional peace, stability

Published On: October 28, 2020 03:24 PM NPT By: Agencies

NEW DELHI, Oct. 28: The Chinese Embassy in India has urged the United States to "respect facts and truth, abandon the Cold War and the zero-sum mentality, stop hyping up the so-called 'China threat,' and stop the wrong actions that undermine regional peace and stability."

5 hot festive outfits to steal from Tamannaah Bhatia

Published On: October 22, 2020 11:15 AM NPT By: Agencies

With beginning of the festive season, we are pretty sure that you are looking for some serious fashion inspiration on how to nail ethnic wear and Tamannaah's wardrobe is full of traditional styles that you can pick up. Here's a look at five hot festive picks from the beautiful actress' ethnic wardrobe.

Bollywood singer Neha Kakkar asks fans not to get offended by memes made on her

Published On: October 20, 2020 05:14 PM NPT By: Agencies

Indian Idol 12's judge Neha Kakkar has a humongous fan following but she also has a few haters too. The playback singer is known for being extremely emotional and crying after hearing any sad story of the contestants on the singing reality show. Many meme pages make funny memes on her and she has barely spoken about it.

Adele to host 'Saturday Night Live'

Published On: October 19, 2020 06:18 PM NPT By: Agencies

Singer Adele is set to make her debut as a host on late-night stand-up show Saturday Night Live (SNL) on October 24. Adele will be joined by singer-songwriter H.E.R, who will serve as musical guest on the episode.

Puri Baatein: YouTube Channel Launched to Mark Om Puri’s 70th Birth Anniversary.

Published On: October 19, 2020 03:15 PM NPT By: Agencies

Late actor Om Puri’s wife Nandita and son Ishaan have launched a YouTube channel to mark the 70th birth anniversary of the former.

FIR registered against Kangana, her sister over tweets

Published On: October 19, 2020 02:04 PM NPT By: Agencies

Mumbai Police on Saturday registered an FIR against actor Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel for allegedly promoting enmity between different communities and other charges.

‘Laxmmi Bomb’ director wants to highlight transgender community through film

Published On: October 19, 2020 01:32 PM NPT By: Agencies

Horror comedy Laxmmi Bomb, starring Akshay Kumar, is slated for release on November 9, and director Raghava Lawrence, who makes his Bollywood debut with the film, says he is compelled to tell the story of the transgender community in the film.

Coronavirus vaccine production rolls off in Belgium

Published On: October 19, 2020 07:47 AM NPT By: Agencies

BRUSSELS, Oct 19: Pfizer, one of the leading companies in COVID-19 vaccine production, has manufactured hundreds of doses of drugs in Belgium, reports

Google’s new ‘hum to search’ feature can figure out the song that’s stuck in your head

Published On: October 18, 2020 01:53 PM NPT By: Agencies

Google is adding a new “hum to search” feature to its search tools today that will let you hum (or whistle, or sing) the annoying song that’s stuck in your head, and then use machine learning techniques to try to identify it.