Aakriti Sharma excited to play boy on TV

Today:- Mumbai, April - Child actress Aakriti Sharma, who will be seen as a Sikh boy in an upcoming sequence of her show "Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala", says she is taking cues on how to act like one from her brother. In the sequence, Aakriti's character Kullfi, who has lost her mother Nimrat (Shruti Sharma), will be seen leaving on a...

Jackie Chan to lend voice in ‘Wish Dragons’

Today:- Los Angeles, April - Actors Jackie Chan and Constance Wu have been roped in to lend their voice for the animation "Wish Dragons". Makers of the Chinese co-production are also in talks with John Cho and Jimmy O for the Sony Pictures project, reported hollywoodreporter.com. "Wish Dragon" is a contemporary retelling of the classic genie-in-a-bottle tale from "One Thousand and...

I need some ‘me time’ to recuperate, says Kapil Sharma as show goes off air

(IANS Interview) By Nivedita Today:- New Delhi, April - He was the reason behind spreading smiles galore with his comedy shows. But of late, controversies surrounding his temperament, love life and uncertainty around his show have engulfed the life of 'comedy king' Kapil Sharma. He says his work will always be his motivation and he will bounce back soon after he...

Facebook begins fact-checking news in poll-bound Karnataka

Today:- New Delhi, April - With Karnataka heading for the polls in May, Facebook has announced a third-party fact-checking programme in the state to fight spread of fake news on its platform. The social media giant on Tuesday announced a partnership with BOOM, an independent digital journalism initiative, for a pilot programme that will be rolled out in the state. Karnataka...

Can dogs predict earthquakes? Probably not

Today:- London, April - The long-held belief that strange behaviour by cats, dogs and even cows can predict an imminent earthquake is not backed by evidence, according to a new study. Such claims are often based on single observations and anecdotes that cannot be tested rigorously, showed the research published in the journal Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America....

Costa Coffee to recycle takeaway cups

Today:- London, April - Costa Coffee, the UK's lagest coffeeshop chain, announced on Wednesday that it will try and recycle every takeaway cup sold by 2020. The company said it was aiming to recycle every year up to 500 million disposable cups - which are made from a mixture of paper and plastic in their inner lining to make them...

Over 95% of world’s population breathing unhealthy air

Today:- Washington, April - More than 95 per cent of the world's population is breathing unhealthy air, with India and China jointly contributing to over 50 per cent of global deaths attributed to pollution, a new report has found. According to the annual State of Global Air Report, published on Tuesday by the Boston-based Health Effects Institute (HEI), long-term exposure...

Forecast ‘Thursday, 19th April 2018’

---- By Dr. Ajai Bhambi - Eminent Astrologer ‘Birthday Forecast’ There are plenty of good energies in store for you as Moon sextile Mercury on your solar return chart. You would convey your ideas more sturdily now. An established business venture flourishes and partnership may develop into triangular collaborations. You now have the capability to utilize your true talents and...

” PORUS” on location in Thailand

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Barun Sobti to enter Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala

Today:- April - Mohit Malik the television heartthrob has been stealing the show with his rockstar role on STAR Plus’ show Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala. While he is the eye candy on the show, word has it that Barun Sobati will be entering the show too, to divide the attention. Rumour has it that Barun will be entering the show as...