Firstpost Playlist: Beirut soul, Swedish rock, Melodic Tamil and more
Feb 06, 2016 at 09:24 | Source:
This week take your heart on a strange journey explore feelings that you've never thought you had with songs for lost lovers, songs for your 'Sunday chill' or music simply to accompany your viewing of art by Edvard Munch.Listen and read on.The Junki...
ISKCON at 50: How India's bhakti movement manages its finances
Feb 06, 2016 at 09:20 | Source:
Dawn is yet to streak across the horizon but at 4.30 am at The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) temple at Juhu, the air is thick with the fragrance of flowers, burning incense sticks and the clash ofcymbals and drums to the rh...
Wall St down as jobs report renews rate rise concerns | Reuters
Feb 05, 2016 at 23:30 | Source:
Wall Street opened lower on Friday after data showing a surge in wages in January and an eight-year low unemployment rate kept the prospects of a Fed rate hike alive this year.Nonfarm payrolls increased by 151,000 jobs last month, below the 190,000 e...
Gold hits three-month peak as U.S. rate rise views ease| Reuters
Feb 05, 2016 at 01:30 | Source:
LONDON Gold built on the previous day's gains on Thursday, edging to a three-month high as global economic and financial headwinds continue to present obstacles to a U.S. interest rate rise in the near term.Commodities rallied across the board on Wed...
Poor Shah Rukh Khan, he cant afford a plane
Feb 03, 2016 at 10:23 | Source:
New Delhi:He is one of the highest paid actors of Bollywood, but there are things that even Shah Rukh Khan can't buy. The cine icon says he aspires to buy a plane, but is running low on funds as he has used them up to make films.I want to buy a plane...
I would love to play Saina Nehwal onscreen: Deepika Padukone
Feb 03, 2016 at 08:50 | Source:
She is a daughter of celebrated badminton player Prakash Padukone, and has herself shown how to handle the racquet in the court with perfection.Now, actress Deepika Padukone says she would love to essay role of badminton ace player Saina Nehwal on th...
Gold climbs to three-month high on weak economic data, dollar| Reuters
Feb 02, 2016 at 01:45 | Source:
NEW YORK/LONDON Gold rose to a three-month high on Monday, extending its recent rally on worries about global economic growth and hopes for easier monetary policy after weak factory data in Asia and Europe.China's official measure of manufacturing in...
Gold claws its way higher on weak factory data in China, Europe| Reuters
Feb 02, 2016 at 00:30 | Source:
LONDON Gold edged higher on Monday, extending its recent rally on worries about global economic growth and hopes for easier monetary policy after weak factory data in Asia and Europe.China's official measure of manufacturing in January fell to the lo...
Gender is pass: Ranveer Singh owns the nose ring look on a magazine cover
Feb 01, 2016 at 09:05 | Source:
Mumbai: Known for his eclectic, quirky and eccentric fashion style, actor Ranveer Singh can carry any ensemble with absolute panache. Now, Bollywood's livewire has tried something new -- a septum ring for an upcoming magazine cover.Ranveer, who can c...
More chances of me having an affair with the Pope: Hrithik Roshan
Jan 29, 2016 at 16:46 | Source:
Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, who separated from his wife Sussanne Khan in 2013, says there are "more chances" of him "having had an affair with the Pope" than with the women that the media has been linking him to.Hrithik was not...
Road to Rio: Shooter Kynan Chenai secures Olympics 2016 berth for India
Jan 29, 2016 at 08:43 | Source:
New Delhi: Youngster Kynan Chenai registered the best day of his short Trap shooting career, when he beat all odds to finish fourth and as a result secured one of the four available quotas for India in the Mens Trap event on day two of the Asia Olymp...