John Carpenter announces new album and tour dates

Los Angeles, Aug 23 Veteran director and composer John Carpenter is releasing a new album, 'Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998,' on October 20.The Halloween filmmaker will also be heading out on a US...

Aug 23, 2017 11:30 AM | Newsscroll

Jon Favreau teases 'Avengers 4' appearance with Paltrow

Los Angeles, Aug 23 Actor-filmmaker Jon Favreau and Gwyneth Paltrow are the latest to join the epic superhero team-up "Avengers 4".The "Iron Man" director reunited with his stars Paltrow and Robert...

Aug 23, 2017 11:25 AM | Newsscroll

Gold futures decline Rs 27 on profit-booking

New Delhi, Aug 23 Gold prices fell by Rs 27 to Rs 29,078 per 10 gram in futures trade today as participants indulged in profit-booking at prevailing levels amid a weak trend overseas.In futures...

Aug 23, 2017 11:25 AM | Newsscroll

Copper futures down 0.30% on profit-booking, low demand

New Delhi, Aug 23 Copper prices moved down by 0.30 per cent to Rs 426.60 per kg in futures trade today as speculators indulged in reducing their positions to book profits.Besides, low demand from...

Aug 23, 2017 11:22 AM | Newsscroll

Bawana bypoll: Voting begins on sluggish note

New Delhi, Aug 23 Polling for the high-stakes Bawana bypoll in Delhi began at a slow pace, with a little over 5 per cent votes being cast in the first hour.Voting began at 8 AM for the election, in...

Aug 23, 2017 11:19 AM | Newsscroll

Lt. Col. Purohit released from Taloja jail after 9 years

Mumbai, Aug 23 Lt. Col. Shrikant Prasad Purohit was today released from the Taloja prison in neighbouring Navi Mumbai after being granted bail by the Supreme Court in the 2008 Malegaon blast case.He...

Aug 23, 2017 11:19 AM | Newsscroll

Aluminium futures soften 0.23% on subdued demand

New Delhi, Aug 23 Aluminium prices drifted lower by 0.23 per cent to Rs 131.65 per kg in futures trade today as speculators reduced their exposure amid tepid demand in the spot market.At the Multi...

Aug 23, 2017 11:20 AM | Newsscroll

Cardamom futures gain 1.44% on spot demand

New Delhi, Aug 23 Cardamom prices were higher by 1.44 per cent to Rs 1,160 per kg in futures market today as speculators built up fresh positions, taking positive cues from spot market on pick up in...

Aug 23, 2017 11:19 AM | Newsscroll

SRK, Salman, Akshay part of Forbes' highest paid actors list

By Yoshita SinghNew York, Aug 23 Indian superstars Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar are among the top 10 highest paid actors in the world in a list compiled by Forbes that has been topped...

Aug 23, 2017 11:19 AM | Newsscroll

Crude palm oil futures weaken by 0.17% on low demand

New Delhi, Aug 23 Crude palm oil prices softened by 0.17 per cent to Rs 514.40 per 10 kg in futures market today as traders reduced exposure due to easing demand in the spot market against adequate...

Aug 23, 2017 11:16 AM | Newsscroll

Katrina Kaif wants to be in the 'Game of Thrones'

Mumbai, Aug 23 Bollywood star Katrina Kaif is a huge fan of fantasy drama "Game of Thrones" and if given a chance the actor would love to work in the HBO series.Katrina posted on Instagram a picture...

Aug 23, 2017 11:06 AM | Newsscroll

Hegemonic policies to blame for threat to peace in S Asia: Pak

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 23 Denying that it provides safe havens to terrorists, Pakistan said that a complex interplay of geopolitics and the pursuit of "hegemonic policies" were to blame for...

Aug 23, 2017 11:06 AM | Newsscroll

'74 injured as train derails in Auraiya'

(Eds: Updating toll)Lucknow, Aug 23 As many as 74 passengers were injured as nine bogies of the Kafiyat Express derailed in UP's Auraiya district early today after dashing against a dumper carrying...

Aug 23, 2017 11:02 AM | Newsscroll

Heavy monsoon rains kill 24 people in Pakistan

Karachi, Aug 23 At least 24 people were killed in heavy monsoon rains that wreaked havoc in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi in the last two days, officials said.The rain started on Monday...

Aug 23, 2017 11:00 AM | Newsscroll

Raj to brew a different cup of tea - from olive leaves

By Ajeet TiwariKota, Aug 23 The desert state of Rajasthan will soon give the country an alternative to green tea - brewed from olive leaves.State Agriculture Minister Prabhu Lal Saini said the brand...

Aug 23, 2017 10:56 AM | Newsscroll