"The pandemic has forced us to be more creative"

India, April 16 -- Maanvi Gagroo, who dabbled in television, films and the web, has also been part of popular plays over the years. Her tryst with theatre began with a production where she acted in pl... Read More

Amyra Dastur is worried about the 'never ending cycle of infection'

India, April 16 -- Amyra Dastur had been shooting for her upcoming web series when the announcement to stall shoots came about. Though worried about the uncertainty looming large, she says that she ha... Read More

As I get older, I've realised it's important to celebrate life: Dutta

India, April 16 -- Actor Lara Dutta has always been big on celebrating her birthday, but that feeling has subdued because of the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. She says that the current scenario reminds her... Read More

Ronit says audiences have had enough of abusing on OTT

India, April 16 -- In the current times, OTT platforms have emerged as the primary source of entertainment. And with the increased demand, makers have been churning out content at breakneck speed. It... Read More

Sporadic violence during UP RURAL polls

Lucknow, April 16 -- Polling for the first phase of panchayat election in 18 districts of the state ended under watertight security on Thursday. Barring a few incidents of violence and manhandling fro... Read More

India's Wednesday tally: 200,000 cases

New Delhi, April 16 -- India's daily tally of new infections of Covid-19 crossed the 200,000 mark on Wednesday, as the number of new cases continued to soar to record highs, with the second wave of th... Read More

Mismatch between tally, actual numbers: HC pulls up Guj

Ahmedabad, April 16 -- The Gujarat high court, which initiated a suo motu petition on Monday into the state's response to the Covid-19 situation, on Thursday pulled up the state government for the mis... Read More

'Showed that India can't be pushed'

NEW DELHI, April 16 -- India's senior-most military commander on Thursday said while China believed it could compel nations to give in to its demands with "a little bit of push and shove," it was not ... Read More

Rupee Asia's worst performing currency

Mumbai, April 16 -- The rupee has turned into Asia's worst-performing currency from being the best in the previous quarter. It's poised for more losses amid a resurgence in Covid-19 cases. The rupee ... Read More

Time has come for India to have woman Chief justice: CJi

New Delhi, April 16 -- The time has come for the country to have its first woman chief justice, outgoing Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said while hearing a case related to the appointment of judges ... Read More