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Bollywood veteran Sharmila Tagore’s six-year tenure as censor board chief comes to an end this month and she hopes that the information and broadcasting ministry will appoint a “forward- looking and open-minded candidate” as her successor.

“I have worked as the censor board chief for six years and it has been a great experience. I think the ministry is quite forward-looking; with Ambikaji (Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni) at the… Continue reading I hope next censor board chief is open-minded: Sharmila Tagore

Medical Board Reprimands Jackson Doctor

The doctor charged with involuntary manslaughter in Michael Jackson’s death has received a public letter of reprimand from the Medical Board of … Continue reading Medical Board Reprimands Jackson Doctor

Reliance Life gets Nippon on board for $680 million

reliance anil ambani 150x150 Reliance Life gets Nippon on board for $680 millionIn the largest such deal in Indian insurance space, the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Monday said it has roped in Nippon, the sixth largest in the business globally, for a 26 percent stake in a group company for $680 million. “Nippon Life Insurance will invest an aggregate value of Rs.3,062 crore ($680 million) to [...] Continue reading Reliance Life gets Nippon on board for $680 million

Jon Stewart Joins 9/11 Memorial Foundation Board

Jon Stewart is on the board of the foundation building the Sept. 11 memorial in New York. . . The comedian-activist was appointed to the National … Continue reading Jon Stewart Joins 9/11 Memorial Foundation Board

A flight carrying socialite Paris Hilton from Los Angeles to Hawaii ahead of the Christmas holiday was evacuated Tuesday after a fellow traveler discovered a four-inch serrated knife hidden in a pocket on the plane. The hotel heiress and her nightclub promoter boyfriend Cy Waits were heading to Maui for a sunshine holiday break when [...] Continue reading Plane Carrying Paris Hilton Evacuated After Knife Found On Board