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‘Mardaani’ Box Office Collection: Rani Mukherjee’s Comeback Film Makes Poor Opening

Expectation on “Mardaani” was huge after receiving good reviews from film critics but it failed to storm the box office on the first day. The crime drama, which marks Rani Mukherjee’s comeback to Bollywood after a long hiatus, made a poor opening, earning ₹8 crore. Produced by Aditya Chopra and directed by Pradeep Sarkar, “Mardaani” features Rani Mukherjee, Tahir Bhasin ...

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Apple iPhone 6 Release Date: Disrupted Panel Production Hints Possible Launch Delay

Apple Inc. is said to be facing an unprecedented problem which could delay the release of its upcoming flagship smartphone, iPhone 6. After reports of the company having issue over manufacturing of battery that could fit into the ultra-thin handset, another issue has reportedly crept in with supply chain feeling the need to redesign the panel of the much-awaited handset. ...

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‘Mardaani’ Reviews Roundup: A Must Watch Crime Drama for Rani Mukherjee Fans

Film critics decide the fate of a movie in most cases with their verdict, as most film goers read reviews before heading to the theatres. Rani Mukherjee will be happy as her comeback film, “Mardaani” has got favourable reviews from the critics. Produced by Aditya Chopra and directed by Pradeep Sarkar, “Mardaani” features Rani Mukherjee, Tahir Bhasin and Jisshu Sengupta ...

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iPhone 6 Release Date Nears: 5 Features that Users may Want in Apple’s New Device; Fans Look for Huge Upgrade over iPhone 5s

The release date of Apple’s upcoming flagship smartphone, the iPhone 6 is not far away but fans have been kept in the dark on the product like in the past. Interestingly, the company’s secrecy has given more room for speculations, and now almost every little of the device made it to the media. The 4.7-inch model of iPhone 6 may ...

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Panasonic Fights Entry into Smartphones, Launches Eluga A now

    Panasonic India is not relenting its battle to enter the smartphone market and has its latest Eluga A to its Eluga smartphone series. The new smartphone Eluga A, with a 5-inch IPS FWGA display, resolution of 854 x 480 pixels, has a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, and the device runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system. ...

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Flipkart Flash Sells Xiaomi Mi3 in 2.3 Seconds This Time

India’s online retailer Flipkart again created history selling Xiaomi smartphone Mi3 in 2.3 seconds after it was opened for sale exactly at 2.00 pm today, August 19, 2014, third time since July 22 and the fifth batch of smartphones put on sale. As soon as someone hits the buy button, Flipkart considers the device sold and all the 20,000 smartphones ...

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Ebola Outbreak: 2 Nigerians Admitted to Hospital in India after Being Screened at Delhi Airport

Amid scare of Eloba virus outbreak in some West African countries claiming over 1000 lives till date, two Nigerian nationals travelling from Nigeria were admitted to a hospital in India for observation after being screen at Delhi Airport. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday said in a statement that two Nigerian passengers, aged 24 and 27, have been ...

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RS Passes Bill on judicial Reforms

The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2014 that was referred by the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. The Bill  facilitates establishment of a Commission to appoint judges to higher judiciary. The 99th Constitution Amendment Bill seeks to set up the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) through another bill, replacing the old collegium system of appointing judges in ...

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Retracing the spirit in Steve Jobs’ last mail

Here is a copy of the last e-mail sent by Steve Jobs to the  Apple Board of Directors and the Apple Community on August 24: “I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s CEO, I would be the first to let you know. Unfortunately, that day ...

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Tim Cook’s e-mail on Steve Jobs death

Apple CEO Tim Cook has sent the following e-mail to Apple employees notifying the death of Steve Jobs. “Team,I have some very sad news to share with all of you. Steve passed away earlier today. Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of us who have been fortunate enough ...

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Steve Jobs dead: Remembering his India connection

It’s finally curtains down for legendary CEO Steve Jobs who co-founded technology giant firm Apple that is better known for its latest iPhones and iPads than its early Macintosh computers. Steve Jobs, who had undergone a liver transplant after suffering from pancreatic cancer and opted out of the CEO position in August this year, may remain as the company’s unforgotten ...

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