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The Salman Khan interview | 'Radhe's box office may be almost zero, but we're going ahead with the release'
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The Salman Khan interview | 'Radhe's box office may be almost zero, but we're going ahead with the release'

Salman Khan discusses delivering his Eid promise with Radhe, how his acting has (not) changed over the years, and why the on-screen hero is far more 'self-obsessed' and 'egoistical' than his real self

With HFPA on ropes, Hollywood is stepping-up to call out Golden Globes, boycott 'schmooze' fest
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With HFPA on ropes, Hollywood is stepping-up to call out Golden Globes, boycott 'schmooze' fest

Can the show still mount a comeback when its golden sheen has become this tarnished? Or will Hollywood conclude that saving the Golden Globes may be more trouble than it’s worth?

Door-to-door vaccination could have saved many lives, Bombay HC tells Centre
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Door-to-door vaccination could have saved many lives, Bombay HC tells Centre

A bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice GS Kulkarani questioned the Centre for not answering its question on starting door-to-door vaccination of senior citizens, saying many live could have been saved had it started months back

WHO could have sounded COVID-19 alarm 'sooner', says independent global panel report
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WHO could have sounded COVID-19 alarm 'sooner', says independent global panel report

The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response in its report said early responses to the outbreak detected in Wuhan in December 2019 "lacked urgency", with February 2020 being a costly "lost month" as countries failed to heed the alarm

Anupam Kher on govt's lack of initiative to curb COVID-19 crisis: 'Somewhere, they have slipped'
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Anupam Kher on govt's lack of initiative to curb COVID-19 crisis: 'Somewhere, they have slipped'

"It is time for them to understand that there is much more to life than just image building," Anupam Kher said of the Indian government's mismanagement of the coronavirus crisis

'My instinct told me it’s time': Ellen DeGeneres announces her long-running talk show will end in 2022 with season 19
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'My instinct told me it’s time': Ellen DeGeneres announces her long-running talk show will end in 2022 with season 19

The decision to end thee Ellen DeGeneres Show was not influenced by allegations of workplace misconduct, DeGeneres said. “I wouldn’t have come back this season” if they had, she added.

Serie A: Juventus keep Champions League hopes alive with win over Sassuolo; AC Milan thrash Torino
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Serie A: Juventus keep Champions League hopes alive with win over Sassuolo; AC Milan thrash Torino

Atalanta moved back second ahead of Napoli with a 2-0 win over relegation candidates Benevento.

Redmi Note 10S, Redmi smartwatch to launch in India today at 12 pm: All we know so far
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Redmi Note 10S, Redmi smartwatch to launch in India today at 12 pm: All we know so far

Redmi Note 10S is expected to come with 6 GB RAM, run on Android 11 software, and will be powered by MediaTek Helio G95 chipset.

Incumbent WV Raman, Ramesh Powar and two others interviewed for post of India women's cricket team head coach
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Incumbent WV Raman, Ramesh Powar and two others interviewed for post of India women's cricket team head coach

Out of 35 applications, eight India internationals were shortlisted for interviews, which included four men and four women.

LaLiga: Atletico Madrid edge closer to title after victory over Real Sociedad
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LaLiga: Atletico Madrid edge closer to title after victory over Real Sociedad

When the final whistle blew, Diego Simeone jogged up the tunnel at the Wanda Metropolitano, punching the air as he went, fully aware how important this result could prove.

Jharkhand extends lockdown-like restrictions till 27 May; only 11 wedding attendees allowed
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Jharkhand extends lockdown-like restrictions till 27 May; only 11 wedding attendees allowed

The COVID-19 tally in the state climbed to 2,96,895 with 4,365 new cases reported on Wednesday. There are presently 54,533 active cases

Premier League: Emile Smith-Rowe punishes Jorginho blunder as Arsenal dent Chelsea's top-four bid
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Premier League: Emile Smith-Rowe punishes Jorginho blunder as Arsenal dent Chelsea's top-four bid

Tuchel's side were bereft of quality in the final third as they succumbed to only a third defeat in their 26 matches in all competitions.

Flipkart Flagship Fest sale: Best deals on Google Pixel 4a, iQOO 3, Realme X50 Pro and more
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Flipkart Flagship Fest sale: Best deals on Google Pixel 4a, iQOO 3, Realme X50 Pro and more

Flipkart is also hosting an Apple Days sale right now that will also end on 14 May.

Flipkart Apple Days sale is now live: Best deals on iPhone 12, iPhone XR, iPhone SE and more
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Flipkart Apple Days sale is now live: Best deals on iPhone 12, iPhone XR, iPhone SE and more

The five-day Flipkart sale is offering an instant discount of up to Rs 6,000 on HDFC Bank debit and credit cards.

Countries with poorest results in addressing COVID-19 devalued science and delayed action, say experts
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Countries with poorest results in addressing COVID-19 devalued science and delayed action, say experts

The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response said that countries that recognised the threat of SARS-CoV-2 early, and were able to react comprehensively, fared much better than those that waited to see how the pandemic would develop

European Commission urges limiting travel from India; EU citizens, long-term residents likely to be exempted
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European Commission urges limiting travel from India; EU citizens, long-term residents likely to be exempted

The Commission said the measure, which would be temporary, follows an earlier proposal by the WHO to change the classification of a variant of the coronavirus found in India from "variant of interest" to "variant of concern"

'Are lockdown orders only for the poor?': Bombay HC slams Shiv Sena MLA for attending public function
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'Are lockdown orders only for the poor?': Bombay HC slams Shiv Sena MLA for attending public function

The Aurangabad bench of Justices RV Ghuge and BU Debadwar also directed that no politicians are to conduct any physical ceremony or function till the lockdown restrictions are eased in Maharashtra

Spain okays limited number of fans being allowed into football, basketball games towards end of season
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Spain okays limited number of fans being allowed into football, basketball games towards end of season

Spain's Minister of Culture and Sports José Manuel Rodríguez Uribes said that a few thousand fans will be allowed into games for final two rounds of the Spanish league, but only in those regions with low incidence rates.

COVID-19 Latest News and Updates: Maharashtra's daily COVID growth rate is half of national average, says health minister
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COVID-19 Latest News and Updates: Maharashtra's daily COVID growth rate is half of national average, says health minister

COVID-19 Latest News and Live Updates: Maharashtra reported 46,781 new COVID-19 cases today, an uptick from 40,956 a day ago, and 816 deaths, the health department said. The caseload increased to 52,26,710, while toll reached 78,007

MMA superstar Conor McGregor named sporting world's highest-paid athlete in 2020 by Forbes
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MMA superstar Conor McGregor named sporting world's highest-paid athlete in 2020 by Forbes

The bulk of the former plumber's pay packet came via his successful business activities, which included the sale of his Proper Twelve whiskey brand.