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Hope ‘Lamberghini’ features in a film: The Doorbeens

New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) As their song “Lamberghini” created waves amongst music lovers in the country, Onkar Narang and Gautam Sharma from the musical group The Doorbeens are now hoping that their track gets featured in a Bollywood film. “We hope it gets featured in a movie. That will[Read More…]

Traditional Holi festival of Himachal concludes

Shimla, March 21 (IANS) The four-day traditional Holi folk festival of Sujanpur in Himachal Pradesh, which traces its origin to the erstwhile Katoch ruler Sansar Chand, concluded amidst fanfare on Thursday, the organisers said. However, politicians were conspicuously absent this time owing to the Model Code of Conduct that is[Read More…]

Two policemen injured in Sopore gunfight (Lead)

Srinagar, March 21 (IANS) Two policemen were injured on Thursday in an ongoing gunfight between security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore town. Police said a Station House Officer (SHO) and his security guard were injured when militants holed up in a house hurled a grenade at the[Read More…]

Serial blasts hit New Year celebrations in Kabul

Kabul, March 21 (IANS) Several people were feared killed or injured after three blasts hit New Year celebrations near a shrine in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, witnesses said. “We heard a huge blast at the main traffic circle in Jamal Mina neighbourhood at 9.30 a.m. and it was[Read More…]

Adhesive gel to repair eye injury without surgery

Washington, March 21 (IANS) American scientists have designed an adhesive gel that can seal wound or ulcers on the surface of the eye, thus sparing the need for eye surgery. The study published on Wednesday in the journal “Science Advances” showed that the gel packed with light-activated chemicals can not[Read More…]

Nawazuddin loves watching English movies

Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui says he loves watching English films even when the language eludes him sometimes. “I may not always understand what they’re saying, but I believe I understand the movies way better than most people who understand and speak English,” Nawazuddin said. Nawazuddin opened up[Read More…]

GDC: Intel to introduce new processors in Q2

San Francisco, March 21 (IANS) Computer chipmaker Intel on Thursday said that it will introduce a portfolio of high-performance mobile processors to power the laptops for gamers and creators in the second quarter of this year. The new 9th Gen Intel Core mobile processors (H-series), including the new Intel Core[Read More…]

CRPF trooper kills three colleagues, shoots self (Lead)

Jammu, March 21 (IANS) A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper shot dead three colleagues and then shot and seriously wounded himself in Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Thursday. CRPF Constable Ajit Singh fired shot dead the three colleagues inside a camp in Battal Ballian area[Read More…]

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