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‘Fate of the Furious’ may become biggest worldwide debut of all time

Universal PicturesVin Diesel is back as Dom in “The Fate of the Furious.” The eighth installment in the “Fast and the Furious” is on the path to becoming the biggest worldwide debut of all time, besting both “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Jurassic World.” Universal Pictures on Sunday estimated that “The Fate of the Furious” would earn a record $532.5 million worldwide over the holiday weekend, thanks to a particularly robust showing in 63 territories, including China. If the figures hold, it will just inch past the previous record holder, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” which launched to…

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Will go by Supreme Court’s decision on Babri Masjid issue: AIMPLB : India, News

Will go by Supreme Court’s decision on Babri Masjid issue: AIMPLB All India Muslim Personal Law Board today said that it would Supreme Court’s decision on the Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue. All India Muslim Personal Law Board The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) today said it would accept the Supreme Court’s decision on the Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue, PTI reported. Hearing a petition filed by the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Subramanian Swamy, the Supreme Court on March 21 said the construction of a Ram Mandir at Ayodhya was an issue of sentiment and religion, and asked the disputing…

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3 things Jennifer Lopez stays away from to stay in shape : Wellness, News

3 things Jennifer Lopez stays away from to stay in shape This superstar is always in shape, and you can be too–if you give up on the things she has. Ever wondered how JLo looks like she hasn’t aged a bit? Picture for representative purpose. Picture courtesy: Instagram/jlo If you love Jennifer Lopez, you’d have observed one thing about her–she doesn’t seem to have aged even a bit in decades. Not only has her attitude towards life or personality not gone through a makeover, but her body has been consistently toned. There must be a good reason, right? Well,…

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An Open Letter To The Men We Fail To Appreciate Because We Live In A Misogynistic Society

I know you exist. I see you… When you look at my face instead of my cleavage in a meeting. When you hitch a ride with me, and don’t talk about how women are bad drivers. When you split the bill on a date. When you ask me for my opinion on how to deal with the problems in your life, and take the suggestions I make. When you open up to me, and don’t hide your vulnerabilities. When you expect (not just encourage) me to fulfil my ambitions. When you expect me to manage my finances, and know…

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At BJP national executive meet, PM Modi bats for backward Muslims : India, News

Highlights Modi asks BJP to reach out to backward Muslims. Backward Muslims should be included in discussion over backward classes. Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an unusual intervention during a discussion at the BJP national executive meet in Bhubaneswar today. Making an intervention during the discussion on the motion for granting constitutional status to the national commission for backward classes, PM Narendra Modi said that there are sections among Muslims, who are backward. They should be included in the discussion over backward classes, PM Modi said. PM Modi suggested that the BJP should approach the backward social groups among…

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Srinagar bypoll violence: ISI funded stone-pelters in Kashmir, says military intelligence : Mail Today, News

Highlights According to reports, the unrest witnessed in Kashmir on April 9 was sponsored by Pakistan’s ISI. As many as eight civilians died and over 100 security personnel were injured in the clashes. The message this time was apparently to disrupt rather than boycott. The stone-pelting protesters that attacked polling stations in Kashmir during April 9 byelections were no flash mobs but part of a coordinated attack planned by Pakistani spy agency ISI and their overground operatives in the Valley, sources in the military intelligence told Mail Today. The polling registered lowest-ever voter turnout in the history of Jammu…

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‘Arrogance of Snapchat CEO Spiegel miffed us’ Indian hackers leak data of 1.7 million app users : Mail Today, News

Highlights Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel discovers himself in soup over declared ‘India too bad for Snapchat’ comment.Some Indian hackers declare they have dripped data of over 1.7 million Snapchat users.But Snapchat denies any such hack or leak.Anonymous Indian hackers claim to have dripped database of 1.7 million Snapchat users, which they hacked in 2015. The move by Indian hackers came in retaliation to Snapchat’s CEO Evan Spiegel’s remark on expanding the business to”poor countries”like India. According to Indian hackers, they had actually discovered vulnerability in Snapchat database last year and had siphoned information of 1.7 million users. Hackers leaked…

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Fate of the Furious made Rs 650 crore in two days and it’s still less than expected

Fate of the Furious made Rs 650 crore in two days and it’s still less than expected While it has raked in more money than a lot of film released this year, Vin Diesel’s Fate of the Furious still could not manage to make the amount that was expected of it. Is the audience missing Paul Walker? Vin Diesel and Charlize Theron in the Fate of the Furious.(AP) The Fate of the Furious is roaring to a record-setting global debut over the weekend. Final numbers have yet to be released, but based on earlier estimates, the action-thriller is poised…

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Dalai Lama in Tawang: The other mission of Tibetan spiritual leader in Arunachal : Arunachal Pradesh, News

Highlights The Dalai Lama helped Arunachal forest officials in plantation drive. The Dalai Lama distributed over 1 lakh saplings among his followers. The Dalai Lama called plantation a service to mankind. The followers of the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet believe that the spiritual leader is on a mission of peace and love. The Dalai Lama is in Tawang of Arunachal Pradesh, where thousands of followers are attending his public events. At one of the public functions in Tawang, the Dalai Lama talked about his other mission. “All major rivers originate in Tibet – Indus, Ganga and Tsangpo or…

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Stats: Sanju Samson 12th Indian to score an IPL hundred

Sanju Samson blasted his maiden hundred off only 62 balls to become the 28th player to hit a century in the Indian Premier League. Sanju Samson (BCCI Photo) Sanju Samson on Tuesday struck his maiden hundred of the Indian Premier League when he punished Rising Pune Supergiant bowlers all over the park at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium Pune. () Samson hit eight fours and five sixes in his thunderous knock of 102 off 63 balls. The 22-year-old reached the three-figure milestone with a six off Adam Zampa on the first ball of the 19th over. At 22 years…

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Dalai Lama in Tawang: Bhutanese people climb mountains to listen to the monk : India, News

Highlights People from all walks of life climbed mountains and walked all the way to Tawang. A labourer walked down with his family and it took him 2 days. Bhutanese people have been given the category of foreigners in the seating area. While Dalai Lama’s Arunachal Pradesh tour is being watched closely by China there are over 3,000 people from Bhutan who have come to Tawang to hear the sermons of the Buddhist monk. From affluent businessmen to daily wage earners, people from all walks of life climbed mountains and walked down all the way to Tawang in Arunachal…

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This Hanuman Jayanti, here are 5 things all of us should learn from Lord Hanuman : Culture, News

Today, April 11, marks Hanuman Jayanti. As the name suggests, the festival is dedicated to the birth of Lord Hanuman. Celebrated on the 15th day of the Shukla Paksha (a period of 15 days during which the waxing of the moon takes place) in the Hindi month of Chaitra, Hanuman Jayanti is considered to be an important calendar event for Hindu devotees. But how, when and why did Hanuman come to gain such significance in the lives of devotees who already have a universe of hundreds and thousands of gods and goddesses to choose from? It was from the…

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Forget their box office clash, Shah Rukh Khan wanted to produce film with Akshay Kumar : Gossip, News

Forget their box office clash, Shah Rukh Khan wanted to produce film with Akshay Kumar Even as reports of their rivalry are doing the rounds, Shah Rukh Khan said that he wanted to produce a film starring Akshay Kumar. Akshay Kumar (L) and Shah Rukh Khan It’s the season of clashes, and the next time we will see two superstars locking horns at the box office is August 11, when Shah Rukh Khan’s Imtiaz Ali film opposite Anushka Sharma will hit screens at the same time as Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. Even though the…

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3 things Jennifer Lopez stays away from to stay in shape : Wellness, News

3 things Jennifer Lopez stays away from to stay in shape This superstar is always in shape, and you can be too–if you give up on the things she has. Ever wondered how JLo looks like she hasn’t aged a bit? Picture for representative purpose. Picture courtesy: Instagram/jlo If you love Jennifer Lopez, you’d have observed one thing about her–she doesn’t seem to have aged even a bit in decades. Not only has her attitude towards life or personality not gone through a makeover, but her body has been consistently toned. There must be a good reason, right? Well,…

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An Open Letter To The Men We Fail To Appreciate Because We Live In A Misogynistic Society

I know you exist. I see you… When you look at my face instead of my cleavage in a meeting. When you hitch a ride with me, and don’t talk about how women are bad drivers. When you split the bill on a date. When you ask me for my opinion on how to deal with the problems in your life, and take the suggestions I make. When you open up to me, and don’t hide your vulnerabilities. When you expect (not just encourage) me to fulfil my ambitions. When you expect me to manage my finances, and know…

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Will go by Supreme Court’s decision on Babri Masjid issue: AIMPLB : India, News

Will go by Supreme Court’s decision on Babri Masjid issue: AIMPLB All India Muslim Personal Law Board today said that it would Supreme Court’s decision on the Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue. All India Muslim Personal Law Board The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) today said it would accept the Supreme Court’s decision on the Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue, PTI reported. Hearing a petition filed by the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Subramanian Swamy, the Supreme Court on March 21 said the construction of a Ram Mandir at Ayodhya was an issue of sentiment and religion, and asked the disputing…

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This Diya Aur Baati Hum actress will tie the knot soon : What’s hot, News

This Diya Aur Baati Hum actress will tie the knot soon Pooja Singh, who gained popularity after playing Emily on the show, will tie the knot with her boyfriend of eight years this year.   TV actress Pooja Singh. Picture courtesy: YouTube Diya Aur Baati Hum actress Pooja Singh, who is presently seen in Dil Se Dil Tak, is all set to marry her boyfriend of eight years. The actress has been dating software engineer, Kapil Chhattani, for a number of years now, and the two have finally decided to make things official. According to a report in SpotBoyE,…

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At BJP national executive meet, PM Modi bats for backward Muslims : India, News

Highlights Modi asks BJP to reach out to backward Muslims. Backward Muslims should be included in discussion over backward classes. Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an unusual intervention during a discussion at the BJP national executive meet in Bhubaneswar today. Making an intervention during the discussion on the motion for granting constitutional status to the national commission for backward classes, PM Narendra Modi said that there are sections among Muslims, who are backward. They should be included in the discussion over backward classes, PM Modi said. PM Modi suggested that the BJP should approach the backward social groups among…

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Sai Praneeth beats Kidambi Srikanth to win Singapore Open Super Series : Other Sports, News

Sai Praneeth beats Kidambi Srikanth to win Singapore Open Super Series B Sai Praneeth is now only the second player from India to win the men’s singles final of a Super Series. Reuters Photo India’s B Sai Praneeth defeated compatriot Kidambi Srikanth 21-17, 17-21, 21-12 in a tight contest to win Singapore Open Super Series on Sunday. () It was Srikanth who started off on the high note by winning the first game 21-17 in 19 minutes. However, Praneeth pulled himself up and kept his composure to take the second game 21-17 after trailing 1-6. In the deciding game,…

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Narendra Modi writes about freedom fighters: Who they are and why you should know about them : India, News

Highlights PM Modi remembered freedom fighters in Odisha. Modi felicitated descendants of freedom fighters. Modi took to Twitter to pay rich tributes to freedom fighters. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was in Odisha to attend the BJP national executive meet, felicitated the families of freedom fighters in Bhubaneswar today. “Today, the history was recalled with pride. It is my honour to see the descendants of martyrs. Unfortunately, the long years of freedom movement was confined in few persons and specific period. We should recall the events and contribution of everyone who participated in the freedom struggle,” said the Prime…

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Apple officially joins the Self Driving cars race

Apple, company known for their phones has now officially entered the self driving cars race. One of the most competitive fields in the world got itself a new player with Apple’s entry. Apple made it official on Friday. It came with a disclosure that California Department of Motor Vehicles permitted company to start testing its self driving car technology on roads in the state. The permit allows three models to be tested, all 2015 Lexus RX, 450h hybrid SUVs – and six individual drivers. The law in the state of California mandates the drivers to be able to take control of…

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SEE PIC: Pregnant Lisa Haydon’s baby bump in a bubble bath is giving us mommy goals : Celebrities, News

SEE PIC: Pregnant Lisa Haydon’s baby bump in a bubble bath is giving us mommy goals Lisa Haydon recently uploaded a picture on Instagram where her baby bump can be seen in all its glory, peeking from under a bubble bath. Lisa Haydon Lisa Haydon, who you have seen in such films as Queen, is going to be a mommy soon. The model-turned-actor is currently in the 3rd trimester of her pregnancy and like Kareena Kapoor Khan, she seems to have made up her mind to flaunt that baby bump of hers for the world and beyond. In her…

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