Bollywood’s first lady superstar Sridevi’s funeral will commence on Wednesday late afternoon in Mumbai said the family in a statement. The actress died due to accidental drowning and her body is being flown to Mumbai from Dubai this evening.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday breaks the protocol and receives King Abdullah of Jordan at Delhi airport who is on a three-day visit to New Delhi. Both counterparts are expected to expand ties in a wide range of key areas including defence and security.
The BJP and Congress were locked in a slugfest over assembly election in Karnataka. The state’s former CM BS Yeddyurappa is BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in the upcoming assembly elections. On more than one occasion, both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah have endorsed the candidate. But as the poll pitch reaches a crescendo, there are signs that the BJP may be seeking votes in the name of Modi instead.
Shashi Kapoor, a superstar in commercial films, was one of the few actors in the industry who loved alternative cinema and went to great lengths to nurture it as a producer and actor.
A brave woman in Delhi caught hold of a man by the collar and took him to a police station but not before slapping him. The woman punished him for making obscene comments in a crowded market in west Delhi.