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Los Angeles, March 4 (IANS) Veteran actor Ian McKellen says he gets pestered by "Harry Potter" fans who confuse his "Lord of the Rings" (LOTR) character Gandalf for Professor Dumbledore. McKellen said Dumbledore actor Michael Gambon, who played Harry Potter's mentor in six films, has the same problem with LOTR...
Amaravati, Dec 28 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Friday said the corruption case against YSR Congress Party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy might be back to square one with the bifurcation of the High Court at Hyderabad.He told reporters here that the division of the court...
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) West Bengal BJP leader Mukul Roy here on Monday said those who were raising questions about the air strikes on a terror camp in Balakot, Pakistan, were insulting the country's armed forces and acting like anti-nationals. "Those who are questioning the IAF air strikes are insulting...
By Tridib BaparnashNew Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The gentleman's game hit a new low in 2018 when two of the world's finest batsmen -- Steve Smith and David Warner -- copped year-long bans from Cricket Australia for their involvement in the infamous 'sandpaper gate' scandal while in India, it...
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) Export of engineering goods in FY19 could cross the FY18 levels, said a senior official of EEPC India, here on Tuesday. India exported $76.2 billion engineering goods in 2017-18, said Mahesh K. Desai, Senior Vice-Chairman, EEPC India. He was briefing reporters about the eighth edition of the...
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Following an adverse report about a national capital-based shelter home by the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW), Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday directed the District Magistrate to immediately take over the shelter home and asked DCW chief Swati Maliwal to conduct...
Los Angeles, March 6 (IANS) "Fast and Furious" star Tyrese Gibson is in talks to join actor Jared Leto in "Morbius", a film based on the Spider-Man villain of the same name. "Safe House" filmmaker Daniel Espinosa will direct it. Matt Smith is also on board to appear in the...
By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Jan 1 (IANS) Welcoming the participation of the Bangladesh opposition in elections for the first time in ten years, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called on all parties to address their complaints about the election in a peaceful manner.His spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said in a statement...
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) Singer Jubin Nautiyal, who hails from Dehradun, has unveiled a Hindi song titled "Chitthi", which is originally a Jaunsari number by composer Khajan Dutt Sharma. "'Chitthi' is a song from my roots. It's a Jaunsari song by a dear friend and a composer (Khajan) from Jaunsar....
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) In a bid to return to the playing XI for the fourth and final Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground, starting Thursday, India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday underwent a solo indoor bowling session while the rest of the Indian team preferred to take...