Parrikar’s son Utpal slams former Goa RSS chief

Panaji, April 13  In his first political comment amid talk of a political debut, late Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s elder son Utpal Parrikar, on Saturday slammed former RSS state chief Subhash Velingkar for questioning his political credentials and critising his father for the sake of publicity. Velingkar, head of Goa Suraksha Manch, on Friday critised […]

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‘Five Feet Apart’ schmaltzy, exploitative

Film: “Five Feet Apart”; Cast: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse; Director: Justin Baldoni; Rating: * ½ (one and a half stars) Milking illness for tears is an epidemic obsession in cinema. Filmmakers keep coming up with esoteric diseases to justify a maelstrom of melodramatic manoeuvres.  “Five Feet Apart” has enough schmaltz in it to feed […]

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Jamie Lever sets her fashion goals on Instagram

Mumbai, April 13 Stand-up comedian Jamie Lever, daughter of veteran entertainer Johny Lever, is turning her Instagram handle as a medium to channel her inner fashion diva, and make style statements. Just a glance through her handle on the photo-sharing platform puts spotlight on how she is playing the fashion game, while sticking to her […]

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Won’t allow revival of militancy in Kishtwar: Army

Jammu, April 13  Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir will not allow revival of militancy in the Kishtwar district that witnessed three militancy-related incidents in the last few months, an Army officer said on Saturday. Speaking to the media on the sidelines of Rajouri Day celebrations, Lieutenant General Paramjit Singh, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of […]

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Vice President pays homage at Jallianwala Bagh

Amritsar, April 13 On the 100th anniversary of the massacre of hundreds of innocent Indians by the British forces at the Jallianwala Bagh, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu offered tributes to the fallen, here on Saturday. Accompanied by Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore, Naidu stood in silence at the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial as contingents […]

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