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So long, Tom petty

Veteran rocker Tom Petty has passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 66. Petty’s longtime manager confirmed the singer’s death and said that the the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer took his last breath at his home in Malibu, reported People magazine.

Won’t mind giving my awards to Modi, the bigger actor

The actor who is renowned for his negative roles in multi-lingual films, Prakash Raj, called prime minister Modi an actor on Sunday. Making a remark on PM Modi on his silence over his followers celebrating the cold-blooded killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh, Prakash said, this silence is similar to “an actor trying to please his followers,” reported Deccan Chronicle.

we are women in a still unequal world

Actor Nicole Kidman, who played the role of a domestic abuse victim in hit TV show Big Little Lies, has penned a touching letter calling for women to support and celebrate each other. The 50-year-old actor, who has been a goodwill ambassador of the United Nations Development Fund for Women for the past decade, recently won an Emmy for her performance as an abused wife in the drama.

The Baddy Boys

1. Srikanth Kidambi

The highlight moments from this year for Srikanth was of course his run at the Super Series tournaments. He returned to court after his recovery period at the Singapore he went onto to set up a clash against compatriot Sai Praneeth. Srikanth later bettered his performance with two SS titles back-to-back in Indonesia and Australia.

2. HS Prannoy

Chopra makes it to Forbes’ top-10 highest-paid TV actresses list

Priyanka Chopra has made it to Forbes’ annual top-10 highest-paid TV actresses list that has Sofia Vergara on the number one spot. Chopra, already an established star in Bollywood, made her acting debut in the West with TV show Quantico. She cemented her position as one of the rising stars in Hollywood by playing the antagonist in the movie reboot of Baywatch. With her earning of $10 million, she is on the eighth position on the list, nudging House of Cards star Robin Wright ($9 million) to the ninth spot.

Hindustan Zinc Mining Academy: To Train Youth in Mining Operations

Indian natural resource industry has seen significant change in the last 10 years in terms of technology, employment generation, metal production and attracting best of Indian and global talent that includes engineers and management graduates. Surprisingly, the number of female employees in natural sector is changing on year-on-year basis. A number of international experts have joined at key positions to explore natural resources, to improve metal recovery and build a future of sustainable mining.

The man who had Delhi eating idlis & dosas

On a rainy afternoon, most would have taken refuge inside the cosy comforts of a room. But not Jayaram Banan, who managed to reach his group office in Malviya Nagar, in Delhi, despite being stuck in traffic jam for three hours. And just the presence of Banan in the room filled it with energy. This is the story of 64-year-old Banan, the man who took the spice route to success with a conglomerate of restaurants —Sagar Ratna, Swagath and Ocean Pearl hotels.

Meet world’s richest woman

The death this week of L’Oreal’s founding family matriarch is putting the spotlight on a reclusive 64-year-old heiress who now finds herself as the richest woman in the world.

BCCI nominates Dhoni for Padma Bhushan award

The Indian cricket board has nominated Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the country’s third highest civilian award — the Padma Bhushan — for his contribution to the game. A senior BCCI official confirmed that the Board has only sent one name for the Padma awards this year and it was a unanimous decision to nominate India’s most successful captain. “Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been nominated by the BCCI for the Padma Bhushan award. It was a unanimous decision by the members.

Meet the new Lara Croft

Warner Bros and MGM have released the  first official poster for the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot, starring Alicia Vikander as the globetrotting archaeologist Lara Croft. The reboot comes more than 15 years after Angelina Jolie first brought the video game adventurer to the silver screen. The new Tomb Raider finds Croft as an ordinary 21- year-old living in London. Haunted by the apparent death of her archaeologist father (Dominic West), she soon sets out on a high-stakes mission to find him, reported Entertainment Weekly.