Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath returned to Ayodhya on the occasion of Diwali to celebrate in a grand way the festival of lights. In an elaborate show organised by the state government, more than 380 artistes came from different parts of the country to perform in a 3-km Shobha Yatra recreating the return of Lord Ram to Ayodhya on the eve of Diwali.
"For 70 years, many have been deprived of food, power connections and (are) without a roof above their heads. The Centre and state governments'...
The Supreme Court had imposed a temporary ban on the sale of firecracker in the Delhi-NCR region earlier this month, keeping in mind the increasing pollution in the capital region. Despite the ban, the air quality in Delhi is likely to turn ‘severe’ and may even enter ‘emergency’ zone on Diwali night, say scientists.
According to scientists working with the government and the Centre for Science and Environment, the burning of firecrackers in parts of Delhi-NCR may further increase the air...
The global #MeToo campaign went viral with millions of women sharing their stories of how they faced sexual harassment, shedding light on how virulent the problem of sexual harassment really is.
While the numbers and stories of girls and women of all ages facing sexual harassment has served as a wake-up call worldwide, the Kolkata Police has decided to act.
Apart from welcoming any girl or women facing sexual harassment to disclose the matter to the police, the Kolkata Police revealed in a statement...
Inspired by international tv reality show Big Brother, the Bigg Boss reality show has become a fan favourite in India, and as the show enters its 11th season, hosted by superstar Salman Khan, fans are always waiting to learn about what is new at the house.
Along with Priyank Sharma, who was thrown out of the Bigg Boss 11 house recently, viral sensation, Delhi's Dhinchak Pooja will be getting a Wild Card entry into the Bigg Boss 11 house ahead of the Diwali special episode.
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BMW has added a new top-spec trim to its 3-series GT line-up in India. Offering a blend of luxury and class with sportiness the 330i GT M Sport, priced at Rs 49.40 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The new range-topping trim commands a premium of about Rs 80,000 compared to the petrol Luxury Line variant. Manufactured at BMW India’s production plant in Chennai, the new variant is now available to order from all
Manufactured at BMW India’s production plant in Chennai, the new variant is now available...
As a 9-year-old girl died at Patna AIIMS while her poor father completed the formalities for her treatment and an official posted at the counter refused to help him, the opposition RJD on Wednesday demanded a high-level probe into the matter.Raushan Kumari, suffering from high fever for six days, died near the Outdoor Patient Department of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences here on Tuesday. Her father Rambalak and his wife, residents of Kajra village in Lakhisarai district, brought her...
WATCH: Priyanka Chopra Gives Away Best Editing Award At Oscars 2016
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February 29 , 2016 , 12:15 IST
Draped in hues of white, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra presented the Oscar in the Best Film Editing category to "Mad Max: Fury Road" along with Hollywood star Liev Schreiber at the 88th Academy Awards ceremony here.
The awards ceremony was held at the Dolby Theatre here with glitz and glamour of the Hollywood film industry on Sunday.
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And Priyanka, who is riding high on the international fame garnered through her American TV show "Quantico", added the "desi" touch to the ceremony. She is said to be the second Indian presenter at the foreign annual film ceremony, with Persis Khambatta being the first.
The award was given to delivered editor Margaret Sixel, which also marks her first Academy Award. Sixel thanked the team behind George Miller's directorial "Mad Max: Fury Road" while accepting the trophy.
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"Mad Max: Fury Road" was vying for the golden trophy with "The Big Short", "The Revenant", "Spotlight" and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens".
Priyanka added the bling on the red carpet of the Hollywood extravaganza in a stunning elegant creations designed by Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad.
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She opted for a structured cage bustier mermaid dress in white silk tulle adorn with 3D shimmering climbing flowers for the ceremony, and completed the look with the shimmering diamond drop earrings and rings.