Day: February 8, 2020

Malang’ review: Aditya Roy Kapur, Disha Patani-starrer a cocktail of cliches

Cute boy meets pretty girl, fall in love, and eventually are struck by a tragedy. In between, there is suspense and thrill. A template that director Mohit Suri has time and again exploited. A template that when clubbed with the right people, the right music, the right timing and the right plot twists, often turns into a full masala entertainer. Suri’s recent film, Malang, does not deceive the template, but takes it too seriously and loses the plot somewhere. Starring Aditya Roy Kapur (Advait) and Disha Patani (Sara) in lead roles, Malang begins in a jail. As the camera...

Read More

Hundreds more coronavirus tests to be done in Brisbane

Queensland Health is greatly expanding its ability to test for coronavirus by moving testing to its central pathology laboratory at Herston in Brisbane and automating the process. Previously the testing for the novel coronavirus was done at the forensic and scientific services facility at Coopers Plains, performed by hand by doctors working around the clock. Chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young said the testing would be automated, allowing up to 300 samples a day to be tested. “This will be invaluable in our efforts to streamline the testing process so we can confirm or rule out coronavirus in a...

Read More

BJP claims to win in over 50 seats in Delhi (IANS Exclusive)

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday appeared confident of winning a majority and returning to power in the national capital after a gap of 20-long years. BJP General Secretary B.L. Santosh said that he was sure the saffron party will win more than 50 seats in the Delhi elections that was underway. Santosh told IANS: “Since 8 a.m. over 50 people were standing in line with me. The people of Delhi have come out to vote on the issue of development and security. In Delhi, BJP is going to form the government by...

Read More

Our Current Issue

Date-wise Calendar

February 2020