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‘Sholay’ Failed on Opening Day Sending Panic Wave to Change Climax: Amitabh Bachchan

When the film “Sholay” was released on August 15, 1975 with Amitabh Bachchan in lead role Jay getting killed, the film had hit theatres but most of them in Mumbai were less than half-empty for two days sending chill down the producers and the director. In a TV program aired on Thursday, Amitabh Bachchan said the director and producers were ...

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Thank God, Google+ is no More Painful

When Google+ was launched, Google aimed at taking a shot at Twitter and Facebook to make its tens of millions of users of Gmail, its foremost successful product after search, to fall in line and ape the subaltern social media platform. But the overbearing and forceful induction into its stream from unwilling users turned into a fatal experiment that was ...

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‘Action Jackson’ box office collection struggles to cross Rs.28 crore in 3 days

Released on Friday, Ajay Devgn-starrer “Action Jackson” has collected Rs.28 crore in three days, according to analysts but the film directed by Prabhu Deva may not be a big hit, they caution. The film featuring Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi Sinha faced the wrath of the critics on its first day and faced lukewarm response from audience in theatres, which have ...

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China launches CBERS-4 satellite

The weekend has been bombarding with satellite launch news as China joined the US and India on Sunday launching a CBERS-4 earth-resource satellite from its Taiyuan launch centre in Shanxi province atop a Long March-4B rocket. The rocket lifted off at 11.26 a.m. with the earth resource satellite into its scheduled orbit, according to the Taiyuan satellite launch centre, Xinhua ...

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‘Happy New Year’ First Week Box Office Collections Drop as Tamil, Telugu Versions Fail

‘Happy New Year’ did not keep up its first day box office earnings in its second or third day despite weekend holidays and its dubbed versions in Tamil and Telugu failed miserably compared to Shahrukh Khan’s last yer film “Chennai Express” that was a hit in both the languages. Its first week earnings grossed Rs.108.86 crore, with Rs. 104.10 crore ...

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India Matches US Tomahawk, Pakistan’s Babur with Successful Nirbhay Missile Test Today

India on Friday successfully tested its series of nuclear-capable cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’, from the Integrated Missile Test Range in Chandipur, Odisha, days after Cyclone Hudhud hit the state’s coastal region. The missile, named Nirbhay or fearless in Sanskrit, is a state-of-the-art missile developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) that can fly at tree-top level escaping radar to ...

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