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Netflix to Produce Mani Ratnam's Navarasa September 26, 2020 21:43

Netflix to Produce Mani Ratnam's Navarasa:- Legendary director Mani Ratnam has been working on his comeback. He has been working on a periodic drama Ponniyin Selvan from some time and the shoot commences soon after the coronavirus pandemic comes to an end. The big-budget periodic drama will have its release during the second half of next year and has a list of top actors. Mani Ratnam is also working on a web series that is titled Navarasa. Mani Ratnam himself penned the script and it has nine episodes. Mani Ratnam's home banner Madras Talkies along with Amazon Prime are on board to produce Navarasa. But in a surprise, Mani Ratnam inked a deal with Netflix to co-produce Navarasa. Netflix will pool out the funds and Madras Talkies will produce the web series. Navarasa will have nine episodes and they will be directed by Mani Ratnam, Gautham Menon, KV Anand, Bejoy Nambiar, Rathindran Prasad, Aravind Swamy, Siddharth, Karthik Naren and Ponram. Top actors like Suriya, Aravind Swamy, Siddharth, Vijay Sethupathi and others will play the lead roles in Navarasa. This big-budget web series will be shot simultaneously in Telugu, Hindi and Tamil languages. Navarasa will stream next year on Netflix.

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Purandheswari and DK Aruna Inducted into BJP Central Team September 26, 2020 21:29

Purandheswari and DK Aruna Inducted into BJP Central Team:- BJP has been showing a clear domination in the northern states and Narendra Modi, Amit Shah are working on a mission to hoist the flag of BJP in the southern states. The new Central team has been announced by the BJP today. The party has been struggling for a strong face across the Telugu states and especially in Andhra Pradesh. Senior women politicians Daggubati Purandheswari and DK Aruna have been named in the list. Daggubati Purandheswari has been named as the National General Secretary of BJP from Andhra Pradesh. DK Aruna from Telangana has been named as one of the National Vice Presidents. JP Nadda announced the new team of members for the party after he took charge nine months ago. The final announcement Here’s the new team of @JPNadda pic.twitter.com/EgvBE19vpa — Marya Shakil (@maryashakil) September 26, 2020 60% of the team has new faces and there is more representation for women. Saroj Pandey, Ram Madhav and Murlidhar Rao are dropped as the National General Secretaries. BL Santosh will continue as the National General Secretary of BJP. Rajesh Aggarwal is the treasurer of the party. Dr K Laxman from Telangana is in-charge of the OBC cell. Purandheswari and DK Aruna have been idle from the past few months after they lost in the polls. There are strong speculations that the Centre will have a major cabinet reshuffle. GVL Narasimha Rao from AP has been sacked from his position because of his poor work from the past few months.

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Chinese Banks Case: Anil Ambani Disclose his Assets to UK Court September 26, 2020 20:29

Chinese Banks Case: Anil Ambani Disclose his Assets to UK Court:- Anil Ambani has been left in a deep financial crisis while his brother Mukesh Ambani has been racing to the top. Anil Ambani told a UK court yesterday that he leads a simple life and he owns just a single car. He said that he sold all the jewelry for the legal fees. Anil Ambani also said that he received Rs 9.9 crores for jewellery during the first half of this year and he owns nothing. When asked about the luxury cars, Anil Ambani said that they are just media speculations and he never owned a Rolls Royce. The UK High Court ordered Anil Ambani to pay the debt of Rs 5281 crores (716,917,681 USD). He also was asked to pay Rs 7 crores as the legal costs for the Chinese banks before June 12th 2020. Anil Ambani failed to make the payment after which the Chinese banks led by Industrial and Commercial Bank of China wanted to a disclosure order of his assets. Master Davison ordered Anil Ambani to serve an affidavit about his assets worldwide. Anil Ambani appeared through a video conferencing on Friday for the cross-examination. The court heard about his outstanding Rs 500 crore loans to his mother and Rs 310 crores to his son Anmol. Anil Ambani said that he owned 12 million equity shares in Reliance Innoventures and loaned Rs 5 billion to Reliance Innoventures. He called the equity shares worthless. "My expenses are now minimal and they are borne by my wife and family. I have no other income" said Anil Ambani. He was grilled about a personal chopper, a yacht and about the shopping expenses in London, California and Beijing.

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AP Continues to Report a Huge Number of Coronavirus Cases September 26, 2020 19:10

AP Continues to Report a Huge Number of Coronavirus Cases:- The coronavirus is unstoppable in the country and Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu are the most impacted states of the country. Andhra Pradesh continued to report a huge number of coronavirus cases and the state witnessed 7293 new cases in the last 24 hours. A total number of 75,990 tests are conducted in the state and the total tally of cases reached 6,65,856. However, 5,94,399 recovered and got discharged in Andhra Pradesh and the total number of active cases in AP are said to be 65,794. The death tally in Andhra Pradesh stands at 5663. 57 people passed away in Andhra Pradesh in the past 24 hours. 55,23,786 samples of coronavirus are tested in the state till date in total. 9125 people recovered from coronavirus in the past 24 hours. Anantapur, Chittoor, East Godavari, Kadapa, Prakasam, West Godavari are leading the list with more number of new cases reported. With 85,362 new cases registered for coronavirus in the country, the total tally of cases in the country touched 59 lakh mark and it stands at 59,03,932. The total number of active cases in the country are at 9,60,969. The total death cases in the country are said to be 93,379.

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Hemanth Murder's Remand Report: Avanti's Family Members Confess The Crime September 26, 2020 18:44

Hemanth Murder's Remand Report: Avanti's Family Members Confess The Crime:- The honour killing case of Hemanth created a sensation across the Telugu states. Hemanth who got married to Avanti was killed by the family members of Avanti on the night of Thursday and his body was located across the outskirts of Sangareddy. The Cyberabad cops arrested 14 members in relation to this case. The investigation revealed shocking facts about the brutal murder. Avanti's father Lakshma Reddy planned the murder. The cops filed a remand report recently in the case. Hemanth hails from Chandanagar and he fell in love with Avanti. The duo got married on June 11th. Avanti's parents are left in deep shock and they never came out from their home from the past four months. Lakshma Reddy planned a murder sketch of Hemanth a month ago. Yugendhar Reddy, the brother-in-law of Lakshma Reddy took the responsibility to kill Hemanth. Yugendhar Reddy and Vijayendar Reddy conducted a recce in Gachibowli's TNGO Colony last month. They rammed into Hemanth's house on September 24th at 2:30 PM and attacked him. Hemanth and Avanti are forcefully taken out and Avanti escaped. Hemanth was killed at 7:30 PM in the car and his body was thrown in Sangareddy. All the family members of Avanti are taken into custody and they confessed the crime. Two other contract killers who participated in the crime are absconding and the cops deployed in separate teams to nab them. The postmortem for Hemanth's body was conducted in Osmania Hospital yesterday and handed over to their family members.

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IMD Predicts Heavy Rain For Telangana September 26, 2020 17:16

IMD Predicts Heavy Rain For Telangana:- The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) hinteed that Telangana will witness heavy rains for the next five days starting from Saturday. Hyderabad received a huge shower since morning and the commuters suffered badly because of the water logging in most of the regions. The IMD warned that the state would receive heavy rain with thunderstorms and lightning. The rains are because of the low pressure area over Bihar and other states. Several parts of Telangana including Hyderabad, Janagaon, Ranga Reddy, Siddipet, Warangal rural, Suryapet, and Mahabubnagar received heavy rainfall today. Some of the regions from Medak, Sangareddy, Nagarkurnool, Vikarabad and Siddipet received moderate rainfall today. The weather condition will continue to be similar till September 30th informed IMD. The Indian Meteorological Department  warned of water logging in the low lying regions of the state because of the heavy downpour. The IMD also warned of overflow of reservoirs because of these heavy rains. The people are asked to stay safe in their homes during the season to control the water-borne diseases during this coronavirus pandemic season. The officials are alerted to take care and the Disaster Management team are quite active to carryout the needed rescue operations in the state.

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Deepika, Shraddha and Sara Attend before NCB for Questioning September 26, 2020 16:13

Deepika, Shraddha and Sara Attend before NCB for Questioning:- The drugs issue is shattering Bollywood. After Rhea Chakraborthy was arrested in relation to the case, her WhatsApp chats are accessed and several celebrities are summoned. Deepika Padukone, Rakul Preet Singh, Shraddha Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan are summoned recently and they have been asked to attend for the investigation. Rakul Preet's Mumbai residence was raided and the officials of NCB seized drugs. The actress attended for investigation yesterday and the actress confirmed that the drugs are purchased by Rhea Chakraborty and were delivered to her residence. Rakul clarified that she never had a habit of consuming drugs. Deepika Padukone is questioned by a team of officials since morning 10 AM. Her manager Karishma Prakash too attended for the investigation. Bollywood media speculates that Deepika Padukone confessed about the 2017 WhatsApp chats. The officials of NCB are unsatisfied with the answers of the actress and she may be summoned again very soon. The investigation went on for five hours in the NCB Guesthouse. Shraddha Kapoor too attended for the investigation and the actor confirmed her presence for the success party of Chhichhore that took place in Sushant Singh Rajput's farmhouse. The actress said that she has no habit of consuming drugs. Sara Ali Khan too is questioned currently by the officials of NCB.

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SP Balasubrahmanyam's Last Rites Held With State Honours September 26, 2020 13:38

SP Balasubrahmanyam's Last Rites Held With State Honours:- The country's renowned singer SP Balasubrahmanyam breathed his last yesterday afternoon in Chennai after battling for 40 days in MGM Healthcare. The entire country mourned his demise and the condolences poured in after the demise of SP Balasubrahmanyam. His mortal remains are kept in his residence for his public visit last evening at his residence. His mortal remains have been taken to his farmhouse in the outskirts of Chennai during the early hours of today. Chennai cops deployed in huge numbers and the family members of SP Balasubrahmanyam requested everyone to stay away for the last rites. Barricades are arranged 2kms before the farmhouse of SP Balasubrahmanyam. Several celebrities and politicians paid their last respects for SP Balasubrahmanyam's body. The last rites are held this morning and the process started at 10:30 AM in the presence of his family members. SP Charan performed the last rites which are held with the Tamil Nadu government's state honours. It was a tearful goodbye for everyone and the cops could not control the crowds who rushed to pay their last respects. The last rites of SP Balasubrahmanyam are held as per the Hindu tradition. SP Balasubrahmanyam sang 40,000 songs in 16 languages which is an achievement. He holds a Guinness Record for singing the highest number of songs in the world. (Video Source: TV9 Telugu Live)

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85,362 New Coronavirus Cases: India tally crosses 59 lakh mark September 26, 2020 10:36

85,362 New Coronavirus Cases: India tally crosses 59 lakh mark:- With 85,362 new cases registered for coronavirus in the country, the total tally of cases in the country touched 59 lakh mark and it stands at 59,03,932. The total number of active cases in the country are at 9,60,969. The total death cases in the country are said to be 93,379. 1089 deaths in the country are registered in the past 24 hours. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare announced the tally of cases along with the deaths officially today. The total tests conducted in India to date are said to be 7,02,69,975 and out of these, 13,41,535 samples are tested yesterday as per the reports from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The total tally of cases in the United States of America crossed 7 million and total cases stand at 70,05,746. India is second in the world and next to USA in the number of coronavirus cases. Brazil is the third most impacted country in the world with 4.7 million cases of coronavirus. Johnson & Johnson's experimental COVID-19 vaccine is said to have been providing a strong immune response against the virus as per the conducted trials. The vaccine is named Ad26.COV2.S. The World Health Organization (WHO) hinted that the total deaths that would take place due to coronavirus would cross 2 million mark. The deaths in the world are currently near to 1 million. A total number of 48 lakh people recovered completely from the coronavirus pandemic in India and the recovery rate is close to 81% in the country.

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AP Government To Introduce 'Liquor Super Malls' September 26, 2020 09:29

AP Government To Introduce 'Liquor Super Malls':- The government of Andhra Pradesh is occupied in a financial crisis and there has been a huge stress because of the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy promised that he would make AP a liquor-free state. Canceling all the wine marts, all the current wine shops are managed by the government of Andhra Pradesh. The number of shops in the state came down and the prices touched skies. As a result, the crucial excise revenue in the state came down with the introduction of the new brands. Boozers started exporting liquor from their neighboring states. With this, the cash transfer schemes that is introduced by YS Jagan are badly hit and impacted. Despite of arranging check posts at the borders, the smuggling of liquor into AP continues. This turned out to be a huge loss for the revenue of Andhra Pradesh. The government of Andhra Pradesh came up with an idea of 'Liquor Super Malls'. All these malls will be introduced in the major towns and cities and the government is in plans to introduce 100 malls in Andhra Pradesh. All the popular and imported liquor brands would be available in these liquor malls so as to prevent the smuggling of liquor. These popular brands will not be available in the government-run liquor shops. The government granted permission for the same and the Liquor Super Malls will be made available for the public very soon.

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