Centre allocated Rs 500 crore to modernise rural infrastructure in Goa: PM Modi
To modernise rural infrastructure in Goa, the Central government has allotted Rs 500 cores to the state, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday. "The budget allocated to modernise rural infrastructure in Goa has been hiked by 5 times. The Central govt has allotted Rs 500 crore for rural infrastructure in Goa," said PM Modi while interacting with beneficiaries of the Aatmanirbhar Bharat Swayampurna Goa programme.
Rahul Nair: AR Rahman-Amit Trivedi inspire me
Bollywood's budding musician Rahul Nair, who scored the background music for 'The Accidental Prime Minister', is working on making a name for himself in the industry. His recent song 'Meherwan' from his upcoming film 'Bekhudi' starring Adhyayan Suman and Angel has caught everyone's attention. In an exclusive interaction with ETimes, the music director spoke about the new song, working with Jubin Nautiyal, and more. Excerpts:
Amitabh Bachchan on 40 years of ‘Yaarana’
As the Bollywood classic ‘Yaarana’ completed 40 years of its release, Amitabh Bachchan took to his Instagram handle to share how the famous song ‘Saara Zamaana Haseeno Ka Deewana’ from the film was shot at Kolkata’s NS stadium.
Mehmood's sister passes away in Canada
Minoo Mumtaz aka Malikunnisa Ali passed away today in Toronto in Canada where she lived with her husband, son, and three daughters. She was 79. The actress had been diagnosed with cancer a few days ago, which deteriorated quickly leading to her demise today.
#BigStory: Is it tough being a star kid today?
Is it is fair to call out star kids just because they were born with the proverbial silver spoon and their life appears to be straight out of a fairytale? ETimes’ #BigStory explores what is it like to be a star kid in the age of social media…
PM Modi to meet 7 Indian Covid vaccine manufacturers on Saturday
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet seven Indian Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers on Saturday, a meeting that comes in the wake of the country achieving the landmark of administering 100 crore doses of the jabs, official sources said.