The shooting that took place at a Florida High School on February 14, resulting in the death of 17 students and teachers shocked the world with the tragedy inflicted on a place of learning, by one of the school's former students. While students pushed for tougher gun laws, the administration blamed FBI who were reportedly already tipped off about the shooter before the incident.
Survivors of the shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, carried out a rally in Fort...
An editor of a news channel has been booked for allegedly raping a woman employee that he had hired as a vice-president of the company, the police said on Saturday. The woman, in her complaint to the police, said that the editor forced her to resign from her post after she refused to give in to his demands. The editor, meanwhile, has claimed that the case has been registered to malign him and that no-one of the woman's name had been hired as company VP.
Describing the situation, the woman said that...
The massive fraud that took place at the Punjab National Bank (PNB) brought into the limelight instances of fraud taking place at banks in India. An analysis of data by the Reserve Bank of India of bank employees involved in fraud has shown that on an average every 4 hours at least 1 banker is caught and punished for involvement in fraud.
From January 1, 2015, to March 31, 2017, around 5,200 officials of public sector banks have been punished for fraud.
"These employees have been convicted, awarded...
Voting is underway for the Tripura state assembly elections 2018 for 59 out of the 60 seats, with polling for the final seat to take place on March 12, after the death of CPM candidate Ramendra Narayan Debbarma resulted in the postponement of polling in the Charilam constituency.
A total of 297 candidates are contesting the Tripura polls, an increase from the 249 candidates in the 2013 polls. While the Left front and BJP-led alliance are contesting all the seats of the state, Congress is contesting...
The only foreign bank affected in Nirav Modi/Mehul Choksi fraud case turns out to be Intesa Sanpaolo SPA whose Hong Kong branch was called upon to provide money to Gitanjali Gems against a foreign letter of credit (FLC) issued by the Punjab National Bank (PNB).The amount raised through the Hong Kong branch of the Italy-based bank by the Gitanjali group company headed by Mehul C. Choksi -- who left the country in January -- is $2,200,011.65 (Rs 14.08 crore) against an FLC given by PNB, which is coming...
Team India captain Virat Kohli can also be said as Run Mchine as his bat continues to show blasts in almost every match he plays. India won the series 5-1 defeating South Africa by eight wickets in the 6th ODI match at Centurian with Virat Kohli’s historic 35th hundred. India won its first series on South African land. This was the biggest win of India outside the subcontinent.
India achieved the target of 205 by losing two wickets in 32.1 overs. Kohli scored an unbeaten 129 in 96 balls which...
Bigg Boss 9 Double Trouble: TV Actor Mayur Verma Confirmed!
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September 8 , 2015 , 11:52 IST
Salman Khan’s Bigg Boss 9 is the talk of the town these days. After the much awaited first promo that was unveiled on Sunday, makers are now in a stage of finalising celebrity contestants.
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And the latest celeb on board is television heartthrob Mayur Verma. He will reportedly join his counterparts Ankit Gera and Mahi Vij who are already confirmed for the show.
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Mayur is best known for playing the role of Bunny in Sab TV’s Jeannie Aur Juju. He has also appeared in many TV commercials including Sony, Honda, Aircel.
23-year-old Mayur began his acting career with UTV Bindass’ Emotional Atyachar. He did a continuity role in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain and Kya Huaa Tera Vaada.
Bigg Boss season 9 is expected to go on air from October 3, 2015.
Meanwhile take a look at other confirmed contestants for the controversial reality show.
Check out the list of Final contestants on show (Unofficial)