Karan Johar's Dharma Productions will produce a sitcom titled 'Jug Jug Jiyo' starring Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani. The movie will be directed by 'Good Newwz' fame Raj Mehta. The multi-star movie will be a story of two couples with a generation gap. Reportedly, Varun will be portraying the role of an NRI in the movie. The film will be shot in Chandigarh, Mumbai and abroad.
Courtesy: Bollywood Hungama
Gujarat's Kutch district, a very high-risk seismic zone experienced a mild earthquake of 3.6 magnitudes on October 25 at 8:18 AM. Authorities from the Institute of Seismological Research, Gandhinagar claimed that the earthquake was detected with an epicentre 12 Km west-south-west of Anjar town in Kutch and had a depth of 19.5 Km. Reportedly, no injuries or destruction of property were recorded.
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In his 17th episode of 'Mann Ki Baat 2.0', Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged Indian citizens to be 'Vocal for Local' during this year's festival shopping. Commencing the talk with 'Dussehra' wishes, PM Modi re-emphasized the importance of COVID-19 frontline workers during the lockdown. He stated that the life would have been "miserable" without them and asked to consider them as our family. While encouraging 'Vocal for Local', the… read-more
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Afghanistan's National Directorate of Security announced on October 24 that their forces have killed Al-Qaeda's second in command Al- Masri in Ghazni province. A federal arrest warrant against Masri was issued by the US in 2018 and was listed in the Most wanted terrorist record of Federal Bureau of Investigation. The US accused Masri for providing illegal material support & resources, and was also involved in the planning to kill the US… read-more
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Inspired by Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford MBE, players of the Leeds United Football Club (LUFC) have donated £25,000 for free school meals campaign. A campaign was launched with #endchildfoodpoverty after Rashford's request for extension of free school meals till easter 2021 got rejected. However, Rashford's… read-more
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Chairperson of tech-giant Samsung and South Korea's richest person Lee Kun-hee passed away on October 25. The 78-year-old had been in hospital for more than six years after suffering a major cardiac arrest. Lee held the majority single-person stake (4.18%) in the Samsung Electronics. The company, in its condolence statement, said, “Chairman Lee was a true visionary who transformed Samsung into the world-leading innovator and industrial… read-more
As per the reports, Sri Lankan Cricket team will travel to South Africa in the month of December for a two-test series. The team made its rebound to international cricket after ten-months due to pandemic. The first match will commence at either 'Durban' or 'Port Elizabeth', and the new-year test at 'Cape Town'. Sri Lanka became the first Asian cricket team to win the test series in South Africa.
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Union government has allowed Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) to build 47 border outposts along the LAC. In addition, Home Ministry has also approved procurement of "special clothing" and "equipment" required for high-altitude locations. Addressing on ITBP's 59th Raising Day, Union Minister GK Reddy remarked that recent incidents "have broken the myth of some countries of having a powerful army". ITBP guards the 3,488-km-long border running… read-more
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Srinarayan Singh of Janta Dal Rashtravadi party was shot dead on October 24 when he was campaigning in Bihar's Hathsar village. Reportedly, Narayan Singh's campaign rally was attacked by 4 men, of which one was lynched by the deceased leader's supporters. Three of Singh's supporters also suffered severe injuries and are in critical condition. However, the police could not confirm the motive behind the killing and further probe is underway.… read-more
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A novel plant species of the Sahyadri globe thistle, 'Echinops Sahyadricus', has been discovered in the northern Western Ghats. Researchers - Sushant More, a resident of Mumbai and Fabio Conti, an Italian citizen - discovered the species in Maharashtra's Pune district. Reportedly, the plant species grow in monsoon season and yields fruits around December. Besides, the plant species discovered is also endemic to western Maharashtra.
Courtesy: Hindustan Times