MUSICAL-MAESTRO-TRUEC Entertainment Featured National 

Musical Maestro A.R. Rahman Turns 52

The Oscar-winning music composer and musical maestro turn 52 yesterday. A.R. Rahman is referred to as ‘The Mozart of Madras’.  He was born on 6th January 1967 as Dileep Kumar, into a Hindu family and at an age of 23, the music composer went ahead to embrace Islam after he met his spiritual guru, Qadri Islam. His original name is Allahrakka Rahman. A.R Rahman began his early musical training under Master Dhanraj. He has been the inspiration to many young singers. A.R.Rahman is well known for his soulful music. He has…

Read More
accidental-p-m-truecolumn Featured National 

Petition against “The Accidental Prime Minister” Trailer in Delhi High Court

“The Accidental Prime Minister” movie is based on the book of the same name by Sanjay Baru who was Manmohan Singh’s media advisor when he was the Prime Minister. Actors Anupam Kher and Akshay Khanna will play a lead role in the film. On Saturday a petition was filed in the Delhi High Court seeking direction to the Centre and the censor board to suspend the trailer of the upcoming movie ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’, alleging that it defames the constitutional post. The petition is likely to come up for…

Read More
Business Featured National 

Supreme Court Put Stay Order on Maggi

The Supreme Court on Thursday raised a stay on the proceedings of a case filed by the Center in the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission against the maker of Maggi, Nestle India, seeking damages of Rs 640 crores on charges of unfair trade practices, false labelling and misleading advertisements. Now the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC)  can continue proceedings against Nestle India, based on the results of tests of Maggi noodle samples conducted by the Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) in Mysuru. In December 2015, the top court had…

Read More
lowvisibilty-truecolumn Featured National 

Fog hits flight operations at Delhi

On Thursday, nearly 200 flights were delayed to the huge fog. The departure of the flights from Delhi airport was shut down about two hours in the morning till 9:30 am. The shutdown creates lots of inconvenience to passengers. Departures were halted, arrivals were still continued at the airport.10 flights were diverted during this period, especially pilots were not commanded with low visibility landing procedures. Minimum visibility of 125 meters are required for safe flight operations. However, require minimum visibility is 50 meters at Delhi airport which has India’s most efficient instruments…

Read More
Featured National Sports 

Veteran cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar pass away at 87 of age

The Popular cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar, passed away yesterday at his residence in Mumbai. He was 87 years old and had been battling old age-related ailments for the past few days. Mr. Ramakant Achrekar was one of the pre-eminent features of Mumbai cricket culture. Mr. Ramakant Achrekar was the cricket coach of Sachin Tendulkar who shaped Sachin’s career in the field of cricket. Apart from cricket he also built the career of many other cricketers including Balwinder Singh Sandhu, Chandrakant Pandit, Lalchand Rajput, Vinod Kambli, Pravin Amre, Sameer Dighe, Ajit Agarkar, Paras Mhambrey and Ramesh…

Read More
Featured National Sports 

INDIA vs. AUS Fourth test match: Confusion over Ashwin’s selection

On Wednesday, the health status of Ravichandran Ashwin caused confusion to the Indian Cricket team. The Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli said the senior player that “he has not recovered on time”. He also said that during the cricket match between India and Australia, Ravindra Jadeja was first named for the second Test at Perth. Later, the cricket coach Ravi Shastri said in the Melbourne match that Jadeja was suffering from shoulder stiffness and wasn’t 100 per cent fit at the start of the Perth Test. The BCCI went…

Read More
sabarimalatemple-truecolum Featured National 

Sabarimala case: Two women enters Ayyapa Temple

On Wednesday, Kerala Chief Minister confirmed two women in the age group of 10-50 years entered the Ayyapa temple in Sabarimala which is one of the holiest shrines in south India since supreme court banned entering of women of menstrual age in the temple. The temple shut down for ritual “purification” briefly before reopening to devotees. According to the video footage, two women named as Bindu and Kanaka Durga  who were from Kozhikode and Malappuram respectively are seen making the entry through the staff gate on the northern side at 3:48 a.m.…

Read More
aadhar-truecolumn Featured National 

Government to introduced Aadhaar Amendment bill

The Union law Minister of India Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad will introduce the Aadhaar amendment bill today in the Lok Sabha under the Aadhaar Act, The telegraph act and the prevention of money laundering Act (PMLA). The amendments which were approved by the cabinet in the mid of December would permit the voluntary use of Aadhaar for mobile SIM card and bank account authentications, as well as allow children who turn 18 to opt-out of the system. Another Supreme court’s   Aadhaar Amendment Bill continues the government’s push to establish a…

Read More
Entertainment Featured National 

Veteran Actor and a screenwriter Kader Khan passes away at 81

Veteran Bollywood actor, screenwriter and a professor Kader Khan has passed away at the age of 81 in Canada on January 1st as he was suffering from Progressive Supra nuclear Palsy, a degenerative disease that causes loss of balance, difficulty in walking and dementia. He was born in Kabul, Afghanistan and raised in the midst of poverty in Kamathipura in Mumbai. He was an engineer in training and a professor of civil engineering. He was also the funny man of the 1980s. Kader Khan, whose earthy and street-smart dialogues added…

Read More
Featured National 

CONGRESS IS CELEBRATING ITS 134th FOUNDATION DAY

The Indian National Congress is one of the major political party in India founded by Allan Octave Hume (a prominent member of the Theosophical Society), Dadabhai Naoroji and Dinshaw Wacha on 28th December 1885 during the British Raj and now the Congress is celebrating its 134th foundation day. The main ideology of Congress was to protect the rights of the people of the country, development of the country. As part of the celebrations, party President Rahul Gandhi cut a cake along with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to commemorate the…

Read More