Deadpool: Here are all the scenes that the Censor Board had problem with

February 13, 2016


 For the last several months, the Censor Board has been regularly making headlines and well, needless to say, for all the wrong reasons. Many filmmakers from Bollywood have accused the board of being too harsh on films. Some have even gone on to say that they are completely against the idea of censorship in films. […]


New smart chip can wirelessly transmit brain signals

February 13, 2016


 Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have developed a smart chip that can be paired with neural implants for efficient wireless transmission of brain signals to help combat Parkinson’s disease or allow paraplegic people to move their prosthetic limbs. Neural implants need to be connected by wires to an external device outside the body. For […]


US approves F-16 fighter jets sale to Pakistan, India disappointed

February 13, 2016


 India on Saturday expressed disappointment over US administration’s decision to sell eight F16 fighter jets to Pakistan, saying it disagrees that such arms’ transfers will help combat terrorism. Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar will be summoning US Ambassador Richard Verma to convey India’s “displeasure”. “We are disappointed at the decision of the Obama Administration to notify […]


Sweet! Is this how Ranbir Kapoor trying to win Katrina Kaif back?

February 12, 2016


 Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif had been in news a tad too much lately but for all the wrong reasons. As the clouds of doubts still loom large whether the two good looking stars have actually gone splitsville, or just pulling off a publicity stint – the rumour mills are grinding with fresh twist in […]


‘Abducted’ Snapdeal employee Dipti reaches home but bag, mobile missing

February 12, 2016


 A 24-year-old Snapdeal employee who went missing on her way home from work in Ghaziabad in the national capital region reached her house on Friday morning at 10:00 am. While her parents have still not revealed details of Dipti’s wherabouts in the last 36 hours, the father, Narendra Sarna did say that Dipti was left […]


Gravitational waves discovery: India’s imprint in landmark LIGO project

February 12, 2016


 Indian groups contributed significantly to the historic search for gravitational waves. The key tasks they carried out included the following: * Understanding the response of the LIGO detector to the signals and terrestrial influences * Bounding the orbital eccentricity and estimating the mass and spin of the final black hole * Estimating energy and power […]


Siachen avalanche survivor Lance Naik Hanamanthappa passes away

February 11, 2016


 He continued to be on ventilator support since his admission in the hospital on Tuesday due to continued multi-organ dysfunction. Lance Naik Hanamanthappa, who was battling for his life at the Army’s Research & Referral hospital in New Delhi, breathed his last on Thursday morning. “Really sorry to inform everyone that LNk Hanamanthappa is no […]


Abu Dhabi Crown Prince In India, PM Modi Breaks Protocol To Receive Him

February 11, 2016


  In a sign of the importance India attaches to its ties with the UAE, PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday received at the airport Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed Zayed Al Nahyan, who is on a three-day visit to the country. Al Nahyan will also be hosted by both President Pranab Mukherjee and the […]


JNU students clash over event on Afzal Guru

February 11, 2016


 Students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) clashed over an event organised Tuesday on the Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru’s death anniversary. Police were later deployed on campus to restore orderk. Students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) clashed over an event organised Tuesday on the Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru’s death anniversary. Police were […]


Deepika Padukone on a hugging spree with the team

February 10, 2016


 Deepika Padukone is having fun on the sets of her upcoming Hollywood action dhamaka ‘XXX-The Return of Xander Cage’. It has been three days since she landed on the sets but the social network is already in a tizzy as videos and photos of the beauty is being unveiled on it one after the other. […]