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NBCC Q2 net profit up 31 pc at Rs 81 cr


Net income of the company, however, declined by 13.3% to Rs 1363.41 crore in the September quarter, compared with Rs 1572.63 crore in the year-ago period. Gross non-performing assets (NPAs) in absolute terms rose 15.8 per cent year-on-year at Rs 12,892.67 crore during the period under review. For the half-year its sales rose 10 per cent to Rs 3,079.7 crore. Read More »

Jordin Sparks announces pregnancy after secret marriage


That's my husband right there, '" Jordin said, adding that she made it clear to Dana that she didn't want to move in with him until they became husband and wife. "We did this together!" Later on, Isaiah - who's a model - traveled to Los Angeles for a business meeting around Easter and immediately hit it off with Sparks. Read More »

Didier Drogba announces the date of his retirement

Since the start 0f 2017, Drogba has been prolific for Phoenix, scoring 10 goals in 14 appearances so far and will look to end his career on a high with the Arizona-based club. He left Chelsea in the summer of 2015 to move to America and spent two seasons with Montreal Impact in the MLS . "It's good to play, but at 39 [age] holds me back a bit". Read More »

Jimmy Fallon pays tearful tribute to his mother

The emotional host shared a story about his mother squeezing his hand three times to signify, "I love you", when he was a child. "We would hold hands, you know". "I love you", he said. " Tonight Show " writer and producer Mike DiCenzo offered some insight into Swift's appearance on Twitter , explaining that she was not scheduled to perform, but the crew wanted to do something special for Fallon, and Swift quickly got on board. Read More »

Mad Max's George Miller Is Taking Warner Bros. to Court

While the movie wasn't a worldwide blockbuster in the vein of Disney's Star Wars movies, it still earned $379 million off a $150 million budget, per Box Office Mojo . Warner Bros attempted to get the suit, launched without fanfare in September, moved out of Australia, but the Aussie Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the case will be litigated Down Under. Read More »

Cyborg and why he's important to the Justice League


The first piece of concept art, which you can check out below, shows Batman ( Ben Affleck ) perched on top of a gargoyle, seeming to have a meeting with Commissioner Gordon (JK Simmons). Justice League is the latest from Smart Giga Movies which also rolled out other Hollywood blockbuster treats with Logan, Ghost in the Shell, Fast & Furious 8, Wonder Woman, and Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Read More »

King Power: Leicester City's owners will fight '£323m lawsuit'

The suit, filed by an anti-graft official, accuses King Power executives of colluding with airport authorities to pay only three percent of the company's annual revenue instead of the contracted 15 percent . King Power is owned by billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, the 60-year-old who bought Leicester for an estimated £44m in 2010 and financed their incredible Premier League title win in 2016, and his son Aiyawatt. Read More »

Woman burnt alive allegedly by stalker in southern India


In a shocking incident, a woman was allegedly burnt alive by a classmate who had been stalking her for a month. Indhuja's uncle told reporters that the jilted lover turned up at Indhuja's house in Adambakkam AGS Colony, Saraswathi Nagar, at around 9pm last night, and requested to talk to her. Read More »

Prince Charles steps in to lay wreath as Queen observes

Her eldest son Charles instead stepped forward following a nationwide two-minute silence, placing a wreath of poppies at the monument close to parliament. Queen Elizabeth has already reduced her schedule, with official engagements dropping 22 percent from the 425 in her 2012 diamond jubilee year to 332 in 2016. Read More »

Beyonce is Wiping the Internet of Leaked Pictures of the Twins


The 36-year-old singer and wife of rapper Jay Z was recently spotted spending quality time with her five-month-old babies at a mansion in Miami, Florida. Kelly Rowland is trying her best not to spoil her friend's twins too much, but it's hard when they're so cute and so dear to her heart! She was later seen in a black dress. Read More »

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's girlfriend, looking to exit USA's 'Suits'


According to US Weekly , Markle, 36, is ending her time on the show at the end of Season 7. The show is now on a mid-season break from its seventh season and will return for the second half of the season next year. Talks are taking place regarding a Season 8 renewal, but no agreement has been reached. When Gina [Torres] left, I could not have predicted that the way her life was going. Read More »

Shawn Mendes, Eminem and U2 among winners at MTV Europe Music Awards


Stormzy's triumphant performance at the MTV EMAs last night was nearly derailed when he found himself trapped in the ladies toilets only a short while before. Other big-name winners included Ed Sheeran , for best live act, and Dua Lipa , for best new performer. It was a busy night for Jared as he also presented U2 with the Global Icon Award at the spectacle, and thanked the Irish rockers for changing his life. Read More »

ASEAN, Hong Kong sign free trade, investment agreements


The agreement covers tariff reductions for Hong Kong exports, as well as a dispute settlement mechanism. "A$3 strategic partnership between Asean and HKC (Hong Kong and China) would surely user in greater synergies and more job opportunities for people and businesses in the region", Lopez said. Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest


About 2.10M shares traded. It is down 0.00% since November 13, 2016 and is. The stock rose 1.06% or $0.96 reaching $91.88 per share. Psagot Investment House Ltd who had been investing in Visa Inc (V Us) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $254.93B market cap company. Read More »

Mom, boyfriend charged after 3-year-old found dead in woods


Her body was dumped in remote area, according to law enforcement allegations. His live-in girlfriend, Destinee Merrell, faces charges of aggravated child abuse and child neglect. OCSO Investigators said during their investigation over the past two days, Merrell and Hagwell had given conflicting stories as to exactly what happened. Read More »

George Takei accused of sexual misconduct by former model


On Sunday, Takei blamed Russian bots for targeting him and spreading Brunton's allegations. Actor Richard Dreyfuss , 70, was also accused of inappropriate sexual conduct on Friday. "The next thing I remember I was coming to and he had my trousers down around my ankles and he was groping my crotch and trying to get my underwear off and feeling me up at the same time, trying to get his hands down my underwear". Read More »

History-making hijabi Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad is getting her own Barbie doll


The one-of-a-kind Barbie will be available for purchase in 2018. The athlete worked with Mattel every step of the way in the design process and says her resemblance to the doll is uncanny. "Now Mattel is doing it for us", she added. Glamour called Muhammad "a modern American woman" for her ability to challenge multiple stereotypes in her life. Read More »

Tom Hanks's cameo on 'Last Week Tonight' that you probably missed


Oliver finished the season 4 finale by ridiculing President Donald Trump , bringing attention to his most recent tweet in which Trump claimed that he would never call Kim Jong-Un "short and fat". This tour de force includes Oliver's meta-analysis of Trump strategies - from delegitimizing the media through " whataboutism " and trolling - to what the comedian considers "the most frightening statement a president has ever made". Read More »

Amazon making Lord of the Rings multi-seasonal television series


Amazon Studios is teaming up with Tolkien's family estate, HarperCollins and New Line Cinema, a division of Warner Bros. The new screen effort will transport fans to the fictional setting of Middle Earth as it explores new storylines preceding The Fellowship Of The Ring , the first part of Tolkien's fantasy trilogy. Read More »

EA Issues an Unpopular Response to Battlefront 2 Unlock Queries

An EA representative has responded to these problems and also managed to break the record for the most unpopular comment on Reddit with 145k downvotes. The previous " Battlefront " game had no such system. The intent is to provide players with a sense of pride and accomplishment for unlocking different heroes . Read More »

New Harry Potter Game Doesn't Mean Dev Will Stop Supporting Pokemon Go

Warner Bros. provided a brief explanation on why they chose to name the label Portkey Games, and it is because portkeys were used in Harry Potter to help wizards travel from one place to another in no time. Snopes has since updated its post. noted that Niantic is now beefing up its personnel for over 30 different positions. Interactive Entertainment (WBIE) has launched Portkey Games . Read More »

'Modern Day Maharaja' Jinder Mahal accepts Triple H's challenge for one-on-one match


If Mahal were to regain the title in India, that means Triple H would either be crowned the champion between now and December 8, 2017, or Mahal would need to win it back from Styles immediately following Survivor Series . "@TripleH not only the biggest match in Indian History, but also of my career". But I must warn you Triple H .you may be the King of Kings but I'm The Modern Day Maharaja and I'm simply unstoppable when I have my people with me. Read More »

Christopher Plummer on Kevin Spacey: 'The situation is very sad'


Last week it was revealed that the 87-year-old Oscar-winning actor would be replacing Spacey as oil tycoon J. Paul Getty in Ridley Scott's drama, which had already been completed. "It isn't replacing. In a amusing way it's starting all over again because it's going to be different, naturally". All the Money in the World recounts the real-life kidnapping of Gettys grandson. Read More »

Joe Biden 'not closing the door' on 2020 run

Biden also said once again that he hasn't decided about running in 2020. On to discuss his new book Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and goal, a memoir about his last moments with late son Beau Biden , the former vice president was quizzed about his much-hyped 2020 ambitions. Read More »

Abhishek Banerjee sends legal notice to Mukul Roy


Mukul Roy , was once the second in command in the regional political outfit TMC and had recently switched over to BJP alleging that the party had turned into a "private limited company". She left the city on Friday night soon after Roy made the allegation about her nephew and the Trinamool youth leader at the first BJPrally he addressed after joining the party. Read More »

Fukrey Returns trailer: The gang is back to tickle the amusing bone


After seeing the craze among the youngsters for this film, the makers chose to take forward the franchise with its sequel. Then there is the entry of Bholi Punjaban , played by Richa Chadha, she wants revenge from these idiots. It is all set to hit the screens on December 15. Now, the insane gang, accompanied by Bholi Punjaban aka Richa Chadha is getting back with Fukrey Returns . Read More »

Taylor Swift Returning To Heinz Field In 2018


Fans may purchase tickets in advance through Taylor Swift Tix . Registration is now open and continues until November 28. More ticket information can be found here. She even blessed a few of her fans with early listening parties. Her record label Big Machine reportedly has been predicting that the 15-track album will move 2 million units during its first week . Read More »

Walt Disney Company (The)'s (DIS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at B. Riley

About 19.32M shares traded or 24.73% up from the average. Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) has risen 9.26% since November 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Waldron LP now owns 11,772 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $1,330,000 after acquiring an additional 7,321 shares during the last quarter. Read More »