Mahesh Babu Sign’s His Next with Parasuram?

Mahesh Babu in a still from Maharshi. (Image: Vyjayanthi Movies) Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu was last seen in Sarileru Neekevvaru opposite Rashmika Mandanna. Trending Desk Last Updated: May 1, 2020, 5:16 PM IST Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu was last seen in Sarileru Neekevvaru opposite Rashmika Mandanna. Since then, many speculations over the Bharat Ane Nenu star’s next project have been hovering on several media portals. However, the latest reports have confirmed that Mahesh Babu has joined hands with Geetha Govindam director Parasuram. Parasuram spoke to a Telugu portal…

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Sudan’s new government has outlawed the practice of female genital mutilation, a move hailed as a major victory by women’s rights campaigners in a country where the often dangerous practice is widespread. : worldnews

This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 83%. (I’m a bot) April 30, 2020, 7:02 p.m. ET.CAIRO – Sudan’s new government has outlawed the practice of female genital mutilation, a move hailed as a major victory by women’s rights campaigners in a country where the often dangerous practice is widespread.The United Nations estimates that nearly nine in 10 Sudanese women have been subjected to the most invasive form of the practice, which involves the partial or total removal of external female genitalia and leads to health…

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Africa’s week in pictures: 24 – 30 April 2020

A selection of the week’s best photos from across the continent and beyond: Image copyright Reuters Image caption On Wednesday in Kenya, eight-year-old Stacy Ayuma has her hair threaded. Though the style is not new, some are now playfully calling it “coronavirus” because they say it resembles the virus’ prickly shape as seen under a microscope. Image copyright EPA Image caption On Tuesday, a man wears a face mask in the colours of Liberia’s national flag at the health ministry in the capital, Monrovia. Image copyright EPA Image caption Mannequins…

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Alaya F Finds Her New Hobby in Yoga as the Coronavirus Lockdown Continues

Bollywood newbie Alaya F is truly a master of all traits. Be it dancing, sketching or cooking the actress has won our hearts with various skills in recent times. After excelling at all of the above, the Jawaani Jaaneman star has now turned her way towards yoga. In a recent video shared on Instagram, the actress revealed that she has never done yoga in her life. However, amid the ongoing coronavirus lockdown, she has decided to give the fitness regime a try. “I’ve never done yoga in my life but…

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TikTok is Looking for Fact Checking Partners by Awarding a Rs 35 Lakh Research Grant

TikTok, the viral video-based social media platform, has announced a ‘misinformation research grant’ of Rs 35 lakh. The Bytedance-backed social media platform has stated that it is now looking for credible partners to submit their applications to look into the spread of misinformation on social media in India. However, it is important to note that the grant is not solely directed at establishing a new third party or in-house fact checking unit, and is instead being undertaken as a research project — similar to how WhatsApp partnered with Proto for…

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Lockdown Led to Subdued Economic Activity But Saved India From Lot of Agony: SBI chairman

State Bank of India Building Nationwide lockdown should only be lifted once the situation is fully under control, said State Bank of India Chairman Rajnish Kumar. PTI Last Updated: May 1, 2020, 4:50 PM IST New Delhi: The coronavirus-triggered lockdown has saved the country from “a lot of agony”, notwithstanding the subdued economic activity during the period, State Bank of India (SBI) Chairman Rajnish Kumar said on Friday. He said the nationwide lockdown should only be lifted once the situation is fully under control. “More patience is required.…

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Game of Thrones Actor BJ Hogg, a Lannister Bannerman, Dies at the Age of 65

BJ Hogg, a Northern Irish comedy actor who starred as a Lannister bannerman in first season of Game of Thrones has passed away at the age of 65. The cause of his death is still not known. According to a report on BBC, the news of his death was confirmed by his agent Geoff Stanton. He said, “He was such a great man, a big personality and a terrific actor. His family must be devastated and my heart goes out to them. He was just one of the nicest…

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Bigg Boss 13’s Arti Singh, Madhurima Tuli Pick Sidharth Shukla as Their Co-star in a Film

Sidharth Shukla was one of the most popular names of Bigg Boss 13. The actor not only emerged as the winner of the reality of the show but received immense love from fans and co-contestants alike. In a recent Instagram live session, fans asked Madhurima Tuli and Arti Singh to pick one contestant from the show they’d prefer to co-act with in a Bollywood film. Both the actresses picked Sidharth. “We had a fun banter on the show. Fans really enjoyed the chemistry we shared. Also, we haven’t shared screen…

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London Court Dismisses ArcelorMittal Appeal against Essar

File photo of workers near the logo of ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest producer of steel, at the steel plant in Ghent, Belgium. (Photo: Reuters) The high court order of March 30 came as steelmaker ArcelorMittal looked to enforce a $1.5 billion arbitral award stemming from a soured supply agreement. PTI London Last Updated: May 1, 2020, 4:08 PM IST The Court of Appeal in London has dismissed an application filed by ArcelorMittal seeking permission to appeal against the London High Court’s judgment that refused a worldwide freezing order…

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AP Govt to Clear All Industrial Incentives, Waive Power Charge for 3 Months to Boost MSMEs

File photo of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. The state government has also decided to provide working capital loans to MSMEs at lower interest rates. A fund to the tune of Rs 200 crore would be created to lend loans between Rs 2-10 lakh. PTI Last Updated: May 1, 2020, 4:07 PM IST Amaravati: The Andhra Pradesh government announced a slew of measures, including clearing 50 per cent of all pending industrial incentives of Rs 904 crore in the current month itself and waiving fixed…

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