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KBC 14: Heres the Rs 75 lakh question that was not answered

The episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 14 begins with rollover contestant Dhulichand Agarwal, who seeks Amitabh Bachchans blessings to carry on the game. He congratulates him for playing it very well and Dhulichand aka DC takes on Rs. 75 lakh question.

9 Aug 2022 9:39 pm
Nitish Kumar disrespected people's mandate, says BJP's Ravishankar Prasad: Latest developments

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has sought an appointment with governor Phagu Chauhan at 4pm, sources close to the development said, even as parallel meetings of the JD(U) that helms government and opposition RJD are on in Patna amid speculations of a major political upheaval in the state. Meanwhile, Congress and Left parties have handed over the lists of their MLAs to RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav

9 Aug 2022 9:02 pm
Former SA umpire Koertzen dies in car accident

Former South African umpire Rudi Koertzen, labelled the 'slow finger of death' by the media, has died in a car accident, a family member told AFP on Tuesday. He was 73.

9 Aug 2022 5:25 pm
Chirag slams Nitish for insulting people's mandate twice, seeks fresh polls in Bihar

Chirag Paswan on Tuesday slammed outgoing Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar for insulting the people's mandate for the second time and demanded the imposition of President's Rule in the state followed by fresh elections.

9 Aug 2022 4:46 pm
CWG: Fewer medals than last time but lots to celebrate

A quick glance at the final medal count for Team India at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham will show that the number of medals won - 61 - are five less than the final figure in the Gold Coast four years ago in 2018 - 66.

9 Aug 2022 4:33 pm
25 images from China's military drills around Taiwan

25 images from China's military drills around Taiwan

9 Aug 2022 4:10 pm
'Airlines must share details of passengers travelling abroad'

Aircraft operators are now required to share all travel-related information about passengers who are going to travel in and out of India at least 24 hours before their flight departure time. This information will have to be shared with Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC)-established agency, National Customs Targeting Centre-Passenger (NCTC-P) for conducting of risk analysis of passengers.

9 Aug 2022 2:39 pm
Rubina Dilaik roped in for Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10

ETimes TV has been exclusively churning out information from the dance reality show and the latest we have learnt is that Rubina Diliak, who is currently seen showing her daredevil side in Khatron Ke Khiladi 12, has been finalised as one of the contestants.

9 Aug 2022 2:32 pm
A look at late actor Pradeep Patwardhans shocking revelations

From talking about working as salesperson during heydays to opening up on groupism in Marathi industry: A look at late actor Pradeep Patwardhans shocking revelations in 'Dusri Baju'. Senior actor Pradeep Patwardhan died today (9 August) reportedly due to cardiac arrest. The actor breathed his last at his residence in Mumbai. Pradeep, who was a famous theater, television and film actor, appeared on Vikram Gokhale's chat show 'Dusri Baju' a few years ago. The actor made many interesting and emotio

9 Aug 2022 2:25 pm
Sable soars, Paul leaps, Sharath sizzles for India's CWG success story

About 25 percent of India's 66 medals came from the shooting range in the previous edition and not many believed that India will be able to touch even 50 but the country ended up with 61, courtesy unprecedented success in track and field events that delivered eight medals, the highest for India in a CWG edition overseas.

9 Aug 2022 2:02 pm
Monkeypox: ICMR identifies A.2 strain in new cases, know symptoms

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)- National Institute of Virology (NIV) identified two cases of monkeypox on Friday. The A.2 strain of monkeypox virus has been found in two new cases of travelers who had returned from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

9 Aug 2022 2:00 pm
KBC's first winner Harshvardhan Nawathe speaks

Kaun Banega Crorepatis first winner Harshvardhan Nawathe, who became the poster boy of the show after winning Rs 1 crore, is happily married and is leading a normal life. Harshwardhan, who became a celebrity overnight after winning the show, was the head of Group Corporate Social Responsibility at Mahindra Group till 2019. He is currently exploring opportunities. The 47-year-old Mumbai resident spoke exclusively to ETimes TV in 2020. In this throwback interview he opened up about his winning mom

9 Aug 2022 1:44 pm
New Vande Bharat Express exclusive pictures

The new Vande Bharat Express by Indian Railways is all set to be rolled out this week by ICF Chennai. We bring you an exclusive sneak peek of the new Indian Railways train:

9 Aug 2022 1:37 pm
Photos: Muslims observe Muharram with mourning

Photos: Muslims observe Muharram with mourning and processions

9 Aug 2022 12:56 pm
Maha cabinet expansion: 18 MLAs take oath as ministers

Maharashtra chief minister Eknath Shinde on Tuesday expanded his cabinet by inducting 18 new ministers. Governor B S Koshyari administered the oath of office to the ministers at Raj Bhavan in south Mumbai.

9 Aug 2022 12:30 pm
Police arrest absconding neta Shrikant Tyagi

Four days after he was caught assaulting a woman at a Noida residential society, absconding BJP neta Shrikant Tyagi was on Tuesday arrested from Meerut. The Uttar Pradesh Police had issued a lookout notice for the BJP leader after he was accused of assaulting a woman at a society in Noida.

9 Aug 2022 11:40 am
India reports 12,751 new Covid cases and 42 deaths in last 24 hours

India's active caseload currently stands at 1,31,807, which is 0.30 per cent of the total cases. The country reported 16,412 recoveries in the last 24 hours. This takes the total number of patients who have recovered from Covid to 4,35,16,071. Covid recovery rate in India is currently 98.51 per cent.

9 Aug 2022 11:00 am
Several myths around Vitamin C busted

Vitamin C or ascorbic acid, is an essential nutrient for the body. This water soluble vitamin should be taken daily through food and supplements as the body is unable to store it adequately.

9 Aug 2022 11:00 am
Sanjay Jadhav announces the sequel of his blockbuster film

Actor-director Sanjay Jadhav on Monday surprised the movie buffs by announcing the sequel to his blockbuster film, 'Duniyadari'. The film, which starred Swwpanil Joshi, Sai Tamhankar, Ankush Chaudhari, Urmilla Kothare and Jitendra Joshi, became a huge hit.

9 Aug 2022 10:39 am
Congress to launch 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' from September 7

Congress general secretary Jairam Ramesh said that on this day, 80 years ago the Indian National Congress under the leadership and inspiration of Mahatma Gandhi launched the Quit India Movement that won the country freedom five years later. Today the Indian National Congress announces the launch of its Kanyakumari to Kashmir Bharat Jodo Yatra from September 7, 2022, he said in a statement.

9 Aug 2022 10:30 am
Tale of two V-P farewells: PM praised Naidu, mocked Ansari

The five-year term of M Venkaiah Naidu as vice-president and ex-officio chairman of Rajya Sabha on Monday came to an end with senior leaders heaping lavish praise on him. Prime Minister Narendra Modis generous compliments were also a reminder of the manner in which he had criticised Naidus predecessor Hamid Ansari almost five years ago.

9 Aug 2022 9:25 am
Aam Aadmi Party moves SC to intervene in PIL seeking regulation of 'freebies'

The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court to intervene in a plea seeking regulation of freebies. The Arvind Kejriwal-led party told the court that petitioner Ashwini Upadhyay, linked to BJP, wants to oppose a particular 'socialist and welfarist agenda' practiced by it that helps downtrodden and poor.

9 Aug 2022 8:46 am
Trump says FBI raided his Florida home, broke into his safe

The unprecedented search of a former president's home would mark a significant escalation into the records investigation, which is one of several probes Trump is facing from his time in office and in private business. The Justice Department declined to comment on the raid, which Trump in a statement said involved a large group of FBI agents. The FBI's headquarters in Washington and its field office in Miami both declined comment.

9 Aug 2022 8:38 am
Bhangra, Apache Indian light up Birmingham as CWG 2022 closes

More than 4,500 athletes competed from 72 countries over the past 11 days. India finished with 61 medals, five less than their tally four years ago at Gold Coast. As per the tradition, the flag of the Commonwealth Games Federation, was lowered to officially mark the end of the Birmingham Games and handed over to the state of Victoria, Australia -- the host of the next edition.

9 Aug 2022 8:24 am