| 2012 | January | 2

  • Vidya Balan: My parents acknowledged The Dirty Picture

    Mumbai, Jan 2 (): Vidya Balan is more relieved that her parents liked her bold performance in ‘The Dirty Picture’. Year 2011 was very special for Vidya Balan with The Dirty Picture being a huge success. Vidya’s bold avatar as Silk was highly praised by one and all. She went against her image to put…

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  • Sunny Leone: Ready to make Bollywood debut

    Mumbai, Jan 2 (): Porn star Sunny Leone has received an invitation  from well-known Bollywood film maker-Mahesh Bhatt to debut for Jism 2. Bhatt had entered the Bigg Boss house to meet Sunny and offer her a role in the sequel to the hit 2003 film, which is being made by his daughter, Pooja Bhatt. Sunny…

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  • Over 5 lakh new jobs in New Year 2012

    New Delhi, Jan 2 (): The experts expect the companies to hire more than five lakh new employees during 2012 despite the uncertainties prevailing about the overall economic scenario. “If all goes well, and depending on policies of the government and market situation, more than 5 lakh jobs will be created across all segments,” executive…

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  • NRE deposit interest rates hiked in several banks

    New Delhi, Jan 2 (): The country’s largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) and a few other banks, including Kotak Mahindra Bank, today announced a sharp hike in interest rates offered on non-resident external (NRE) deposits. The hike in interest rates offered on NRE deposits is by over 5 percentage points. The substantial rise…

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  • New island born in Red Sea

    London, Jan 2 ():  NASA has announced, a new island has appeared off the west coast of Yemen following a volcanic eruption. The new island is forming in the Red Sea in the Zubair archipelago resulting from a volcanic activity as lava is cooled by the surrounding seawater and solidifies. “The underwater volcano behind the…

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  • Knighthood to Apple’s Jonathan Ive

    London, Jan 2 (): The British monarch has awarded a knighthood to Jonathan Paul Ive, a British citizen and head of Apple Inc.’s design team since the mid-’90s. Ive received a KBE, short for Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. The honour was announced Saturday for services to design and…

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