Day: January 1, 2019

Ryan Reynolds Shares BTS Pics from Detective Pikachu and the Internet Can’t Keep Calm

Ryan Reynolds went from Deadpool to Pikachu. Ryan Reynolds went from Deadpool to Pikachu. Loading… Ryan Reynolds may be a movie star by profession, but he would probably have been an Internet celebrity just by being Ryan Reynolds. Known for playing ‘Deadpool’ and his unique personality off-screen (which is very similar to Deadpool’s), Reynolds is […]

Bhima Koregaon: Year After Clashes, Lakhs of People Pay Tribute

(3) NEW UPDATES 7:47 PM, 01 Jan Commemoration Peaceful as 8-10 lakh People Paid Tribute A year after caste clashes marred the event to celebrate the anniversary of the Koregaon Bhima battle, eight to 10 lakh people paid tributes amidst a heavy police presence at the memorial here, which has come to be known as […]

#MeToo Bundelkhand: Three stories of women at work in the hinterland show dark lining below social, economic change

#MeToo Bundelkhand is an exclusive two-part series on the continued silence around crimes against women in rural Bundelkhand, and the normalisation of this silence. What emerges is that systemic violence and discrimination against women, especially in rural areas, runs deep, and goes beyond just the sexual.  Bundelkhand, as of late 2018, is poor, dry and stuck […]

‘Police Mom’: Hyderabad Cop Breastfeeds 2-Month-Old Abandoned Baby, Wins the Internet

‘Police Mom’ just resorted our faith in humanity. Picture Credits: ANI Twitter. Loading… In an act of compassion and kindness, a woman constable in Hyderabad showed how you don’t need to be directly related to a child to be a mother. Priyanka, who is a constable in Hyderabad, breastfed an abandoned two-month old baby which […]

Jumlas Galore, Modi’s Interview Looks Like Parody, Says Congress

Moments after Prime Minister Narendra Modi responded to questions on corruption in Rafale jet deal, mob lynching, demonetisation, surgical strikes, grand alliance among several issues, Indian National Congress slammed the interview and dubbed it as parody. “Summary of Modiji’s ‘Monologue’ Interview:- ‘I’, ‘Me’, ‘Mine’, ‘Myself’ Country is suffering your ‘I’s & ‘Lies’!” tweeted Congress’ spokesperson […]

Bhima Koregaon anniversary: One year after violence at event, security stepped up as hundreds of Dalits converge at war memorial

Pune: Thousands of people, mainly Dalits, Tuesday flocked the ‘Jay Stambh’ memorial in Maharashtra’s Pune district to pay tributes on the 201st anniversary of the Koregaon Bhima battle amidst heavy police presence. File image of the war memorial commemorating the Battle of Bhima Koregaon. Wikimedia Commons One person was killed and several others were injured […]

Planning A Getaway? Here’s The List Of The Long Weekends In 2019

Time to start booking your tickets? Time to start booking your tickets? Loading… While a new year may mean the beginning of a lot of new ventures, projects and new resolutions, it also means there are new holidays to look forward to this year! News18’s creative team brings you a list of the long weekends […]

Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher & B’Wood Mourn Kader Khan’s Demise

2019 started on a sombre note in Bollywood as news of veteran actor and writer Kader Khan’s demise broke. The actor passed away at the age of 81 on 31 December. Since his debut in 1973’s Daag, which also starred Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore, the actor went on to feature in around 300 films, […]

Who killed Neetu Shukla? A deep dive into a suicide-murder case from Uttar Pradesh’s hinterland

This report is part of #MeToo Bundelkhand — is an exclusive two-part series on the continued silence around horrendous crimes against women in rural Bundelkhand, and the normalisation of this silence. We take a deep dive into a suicide-murder that rocked Uttar Pradesh’s hinterland. While there are gaps in this narrative, what emerges is that […]

Want to Sleep Better, Feel Better, Save Money? Try Out ‘Dry January’: Study

New UK research has found that taking part in Dry January, which involves staying away from alcohol for a month, could help people lose weight, sleep better, boost energy, save money, and reduce drinking long-term. Carried out by the University of Sussex, the new study surveyed UK adults who took part in Dry January in […]