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Worth Rs 70,000 cr, Patanjali’s Acharya Balkrishna named to India’s richest

Acharya Balkrishna of Patanjali has emerged as the latest addition to the list of the top ten richest people in India, which is still headed by Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries.Haridwar-based Acharya Balkrishna, age 45, rose to 8th position from 25th last year after seeing his wealth grow by

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As politicians step back, poets try bridge barriers in South Asia

Where the sun cannot reach, a poet's words can, goes a popular saying.At a time when the concept of South Asian community and solidarity is receding due to the onslaught of geopolitical interests and the widening distrust among regional countries, poets are imagining what politicians have failed to do.They still

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Republic TV will be nationalist, pro-military & global – Arnab Goswami

Republic TV, the upcoming news channel, will be staunchly nationalist and pro-military, and will attempt to bring back 'balance' into a media dominated by a small set of academics and intellectuals in the capital, going by the comments of Arnab Goswami, the head of the channel."All Indians should be pro military and pro

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At 9.7 cr/year, Sidhu is highest-earning Punjab MLA, 40% AAP MLAs are crorepati

An analysis of the election filings of the newly elected members of Punjab Legislative Assembly revealed that Navjot Singh Sidhu, the ex-cricketer and television personality who joined the Indian National Congress just before the election, is the highest-earning member of the house.The analysis by the Association for Democratic Reform also revealed

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Janatha Garage – starring Junior NTR, Mohanlal releasing this week

Film producer and distributor Eros International Media said it will release the Telugu action film 'Janatha Garage' on Thursday.Junior NTR, grandson of Telugu actor N.T. Rama Rao, Malayalam actor Mohanlal, Samantha Ruth and Nithya Menen feature in this highly anticipated Telugu action entertainer.Kajal Agarwal is also making a special

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Intex washing machine commercial features Madhuri Dixit On-Air

Intex Technologies put on-air its fully automatic washing machine TV commercial featuring bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit, who recently signed as brand ambassador for Refrigerators and Washing Machines for two years.The 20-second commercial will be broadcast pan-India across all major general entertainment channels, news channels and regional broadcasts.The commercial will cover

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Anil Ambani’s son Jai Anmol to be appointed Executive Director of Reliance Capital

Reliance Capital, the financial services arm of Reliance Anil ambani Group today appointed Jai Anmol Ambani, elder son of Anil Ambani to the companyś board and said he will be appointed as full time Executive Director at the companyś annual general meeting.Jai had first joined Reliance Capital in July 2014.Jai

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Freaky Ali inspired by Hollywood flick Happy Gilmore, confirms distributor

Freaky Ali, the romantic Comedy film starring Arbaaz Khan, is inspired from Adam Sandler's Hollywood film Happy Gilmore, distributor Pooja Entertainment and Films Ltd said.The film will be released on the 9th of next month.Freaky ali is directed and written by Salman Khan's brother Sohail and the movie's shooting was

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US kids earning lakhs per month using social media – Survey

A new survey conducted by one of Canada's biggest colleges has found that many kids and teens are making serious money by posting promotional photos and videos on their well-connected social media accounts.The research, conducted by Centennial College of Toronto, found that some minors earn as much as $10,000 to

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Snapdeal distances itself from Aamir Khan’s comments on intolerance

Snapdeal, one of India's top three e-commerce firms, has distanced itself from a comment made by actor Aamir Khan on the perception that there has been a rise in intolerance in India in recent months.Khan, who features in many of Snapdeal's ads, had said that his wife is starting to

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Taslima Nasreen mocks Indian liberals for being complacent about Islamist threat

Taslima Nasreen, who was forced to leave Bangladesh after religious fundamentalists there objected to her writings, has accused 'pseudo secular' liberals in her host country India of being complacent about the threat of Islamist fundamentalist in India."ISIS has planned to take over India by 2020. Pseudo-secular Indians might say, Atithi

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