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Andhra Man Dies In A Road Accident In Florida USA January 18, 2018 08:40

Miami:An Indian American cyclist training for Dolphins Cancer Challenge was killed when a tow vehicle carrying a boat collided, on Jan 13. Bharat Reddy Narahari, a 37 year old native of Karimnagar in Andhra Pradesh, died in the unfortunate road accident in Miami, FL. Reddy was in US from past 10 years and he was training for the upcoming Dolphin’s Cancer Challenge when he was hit. The accident happened around 8:00 am on Saturday near Black point Marina and left another cyclist injured. Reddy was an active member of Team Hammerheads which is a USA Triathlon Club and also trained with Miami’s Go Run Running Club. “He was a beloved member of our group,” quoted by Amy Stone, incharge of Team Hammerheads. “He was more than just a team member; he was part of their running family”, quoted by Doug Nicaragua, his coach at Running Club. “He was the type of person who would encourage everybody,” he said.The Police stated that two bicyclists were heading south and somehow they fell when suddenly the boat towed by a truck hit Reddy and the other cyclist. The crash is still under investigation. Earlier the reports stated that Reddy was critical but later on Thursday it was established that he died on the spot in the accident. His brother, who was in Australia, is on his way to Florida and his parents, who live in Karimnagar town, have been informed about the incident. His father Laxma Reddy is a retired teacher. He was the former president of the Karimnagar unit of the Panchayat Raj Teachers Union. Reddy got a master’s degree in computer science in 2006-2007 from the University of Bridgeport. He was currently working on the SAP Business Intelligence System of Baptist Health, a firm in South Florida.Dolphins Cancer Challenge said, “We are deeply saddened by the accident that caused the sudden and tragic loss of a participant in our training ride Saturday morning. On behalf of the Dolphins Cancer Challenge, we would like to express our deepest condolences to the family and our thoughts and prayers are with them during this difficult time.”More reports to come in as investigation progresses. By Minu Manisha

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Naa Peru Surya Satellite Rights sold for Bomb January 18, 2018 06:21

Stylish Star Allu Arjun is busy with the shoot of his next film which has been titled Naa Peru Surya. Naa Illu India is the tagline of the film which carries a strong social message. Star writer Vakkantham Vamsi is making his directorial debut with the film which is said to be an action entertainer. Naa Peru Surya has been carrying massive expectations and Anu Emmanuel is the female lead. Naa Peru Surya shoot is taking place in Hyderabad and the entire shoot of the film will be completed by the end of February.The makers closed the satellite deal of the film for a whopping price. The Telugu and Hindi satellite rights of Naa Peru Surya have been sold out for a record price of Rs 24 crores which is huge. Zee TV acquired the rights for record price and Allu Arjun’s recent films performed well on small screen because of which Naa Peru Surya inked such a massive deal. Lagadapati Sridhar, Naga Babu and Bunny Vaas are producing Naa Peru Surya which has been announced for summer release.

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Aziz Ansari; Is He Or Is He Not Guilty Of The Sexual Assault Charges January 17, 2018 12:06

The world is picking sides and clearly there is a benefit of doubt involved (for both the parties, and not) when we read the tabloid details on Aziz Ansari and Grace’s unfortunate sexual encounter. Just when the world was going gaga over the Oscar spree of Ansari, the news started rolling in, of an unfortunate date he had in Manhattan, in Sept 2017; which ended up causing discomfort and sexual assault for the female who goes by the name Grace in media and meant completely consensual act for Ansari. Was it a bad date, was it consensual, were his intentions wrong, is she seeking media attention or was it a sexual assault really? None is yet confirmed and while the world takes sides; there is a clear case of mis-communication here. ‘Master of None’ star took to social media to express his regret and still went ahead to state that the act in his opinion was a consensual one. Ansari dated the woman back in 2017 and as stated at the babe.net website; Grace (the pseudonym of the female) a 23 year old woman whom Ansari met and got carried away on a date with some acts which the woman felt violet about. They met in LA and exchanged numbers, Grace was the one who went after him charmed by his success and persona. Then they exchanged few texts and eventually went on a date in Manhattan which took a different path. First they had wine at Ansari’s apartment and then he took her to a fancy restaurant. They both came back to Ansari’s apartment and thats when the incident began. Grace stated the night as, “by far the worst experience with a man I’ve ever had. I believe that I was taken advantage of by Aziz”. She told she was uncomfortable by the sexual activity soon after their date at Ansari’s apartment and he did not notice her verbal and non verbal clues showing discomfort. He went on trying things which made Grace feel offended. She stated she was pressurized to perform certain acts which she said, “told him [she] was uncomfortable”. She added, “I felt violated. It took a really long time for me to validate this as sexual assault.”Ansari said: “In September of last year, I met a woman at a party. We exchanged numbers. We texted back and forth and eventually went on a date. We went out to dinner and afterwards we ended up engaging in sexual activity, which by all indications was completely consensual. The next day, I got a text from her saying that although ‘it may have seemed OK’, upon further reflection, she felt uncomfortable. It was true that everything did seem OK to me, so when I heard that it was not the case for her, I was surprised and concerned. I took her words to heart and responded privately after taking the time to process what she had said. I continue to support the movement that is happening in our culture ... It is necessary and long overdue”The woman’s texts after the unfortunate date night, to Ansari were reported to babe.net by Grace and they read “Last night might’ve been fun for you, but it wasn’t for me. You ignored clear non-verbal cues; you kept going with advances. ou had to have noticed I was uncomfortable … nothing [changed] even after I expressed that I’d like to slow it down”Ansari responded: “I’m so sad to hear this. All I can say is, it would never be my intention to make you or anyone feel the way you described. Clearly, I misread things in the moment and I’m truly sorry.”Grace was compelled after the Golden Globes as Ansari’s award amid all the #metoo movement and Timesup campaign seemed painful for her. “It was actually painful to watch him win and accept an award,” Grace told Babe. “And absolutely cringeworthy that he was wearing the Time’s Up pin.”While nothing can be clearly stated for now, but the way tabloids have covered the entire details, it is as confusing to Ansari as it is to us. For the details on how and why are too complicated for even verbal cues to establish. The only question that comes in mind is, If you are on a date and you end up being at the other person’s apartment the second time on the night, how is it not an idea pressed by the both of you? If sexual assault was the case then, how come Grace kept it to herself until now and only an Oscar win prompted her to speak up against Ansari who wore the Times Up pin. And for Ansari, it sure was a bad date and you certainly could not fulfil what was expected of you. Or you ignored or rather got turned on by the verbal and non verbal clues which meant something else for her. While the media frenzy continues, more news to come in.By Minu Manisha

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First Week Collections Of Agnyaathavaasi Are Here January 17, 2018 07:41

Powerstar Pawan Kalyan is back with his next outing Agnyaathavaasi which has been helmed by Trivikram Srinivas. Keerthy Suresh, Anu Emmanuel played the female leads while Boman Irani, Kusbhoo., Rao Ramesh and Murali Sharma essayed other pivotal roles in the film. Leaving everyone in surprise, the film fell short of expectations and bombed badly at the box-office. Agnyaathavaasi managed to open with packed houses and the film dipped down completely right from day two. Agnyaathavaasi collected Rs 56.03 crores in its first week which has been quite low when compared to the budget on which the film has been made. The theatrical rights have been sold for Rs 125 crores and the film is expected to end up as one of the biggest debacle in the history of Telugu cinema. Anirudh composed the tunes and Haarika and Hassine Creations bankrolled this prestigious project. Here are the area wise collections of the film: Nizam: Rs 10.30 Cr Ceeded: Rs 5.20 Cr Vizag: Rs 5.55 Cr Guntur: Rs 5.01 Cr East: Rs 3.84 Cr West: Rs 4.48 Cr Krishna: Rs 3.09 Cr Nellore: Rs 2.16 Cr AP and Telangana: Rs 39.63 Cr Rest of India: Rs 7.50 Cr Rest of World: Rs 8.90 Cr Total Worldwide: Rs 56.03 Cr

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Deepika in talks to romance Prabhas? January 17, 2018 05:42

Young Rebelstar Prabhas is now a pan Indian actor and he has been occupied with many interesting films. After Baahubali: The Conclusion ended up as a massive hit, the actor has been knocked with interesting offers from all the corners of the country, but the actor wanted to wrap up his current commitments first. He started shooting for his next film titled Saaho which is directed by Sujeeth. The film is being made in all the Indian languages and Bollywood beauty Shraddha Kapoor is the female lead. Bankrolled by UV Creations, Saaho has been slated for release during early 2019. The actor even signed a film in the direction of Radha Krishna Kumar who made his directorial debut with Gopichand’s Jil. The film is said to be a new age love story and will start rolling during the second half of this year. Bollywood top actress Deepika Padukone is in talks to romance Prabhas in this film which is yet to be titled. Though there has been no official confirmation on this news, the speculations have been widely spread. UV Creations will produce this big budget entertainer which will be shot in Europe mostly.

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Lahari bags BAN and Rangasthalam audio rights for Massive Price January 17, 2018 05:37

Young music sensation Devi Sri Prasad is one of the finest music composers of Telugu cinema. Occupied with several biggies in Tollywood, the ace composer is now focussed on Ram Charan’s Rangasthalam 1985 and Mahesh Babu’s Bharat ane Nenu which are said to be the most awaited films. The audio rights of both these films have been bagged by Lahari Music Company for record prices. While Bharat ane Nenu audio rights fetched Rs 2 crores (GST extra), Rangasthalam 1985 audio rights have been sold out for Rs 1.6 crores (GST extra). Devi Sri Prasad scored several musical hits with Sukumar and Koratala Siva who are directing Rangasthalam 1985 and Bharat ane Nenu respectively. Hence the audio rights have been in huge demand and amidst huge competition, Lahari managed to bag the audio rights of the two prestigious projects. While Rangasthalam 1985 has been slated for March 30th release and Bharat ane Nenu has been announced for April 27th release during summer.  

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Rangula Ratnam Movie Review, Rating, Story, Cast and Crew January 13, 2018 13:04

Raatnam is the story of Vishnu (Raj Tarun) who owns a greeting card company named Emotions. His mother (Sithara) is his world and she shares everything with her. It is during this time, he spots Keerthi (Chitra Shukla) and falls for her on first sight. Despite of several attempts, Vishnu fails to impress her and in a shocking move, his mother’s demise shatters him. Vishnu’s only hope in life is Keerthi and the rest of Rangula Raatnam is all about how the duo differs with each other and finally wins their love. Watch Rangula Raatnam to know about the rest.

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First Day Figures Of Jai Simha January 13, 2018 08:29

Nandamuri Balakrishna is testing his luck with a mass entertainer titled Jai Simha. Directed by Tamil veteran director KS Ravikumar, Nayanathara played the female lead and Natasha Doshi, Hari Priya played the other crucial roles. Jai Simha released in record number of screens and the film received decent response from the audience. Balakrishna will be seen in two different shades in this mass entertainer and Murali Mohan, Prakash Raj, Ashutosh Rana, Prabhakar played other crucial roles. Jai Simha managed to get decent openings all over. Jai Simha raked Rs 8.01 crores on its first day which has been huge. The first day figures have been extremely decent across AP and Telangana. Jai Simha is expected to perform exceptional in the coming days to recover the investments. Chiranthan Bhatt composed the music and C Kalyan produced Jai Simha on CK Entertainments banner. Here are the area-wise figures of Jai Simha on its first day: Nizam-1.07 Ceded-1.46 Nellore-0.37 Guntur-1.11 Krishna-0.46 West-0.81 East-0.85 UA-0.72 AP & TS Day1 Share 6.84 Cr KA-0.60 OS-0.25 ROW-0.32 Total Day1 Share 8.01 Crs

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Pad Man Hindi Movie January 13, 2018 07:37

Pad Man is an upcoming Bollywood film directed by R. Balki and produced by Twinkle Khanna. The film stars Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor, Radhika Apte, Sudhir Pandey in the leading roles. For more previews, stay tuned....

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Nani plans three surprises for Sankranthi January 13, 2018 06:09

Natural Nani is sure a happy man as his recent outing MCA which received poor reviews has been declared as a blockbuster. The film is racing towards the biggest hit in his career. The actor has been busy shooting for Krishnarjuna Yudham in the direction of Merlapaka Gandhi. The film has been announced for summer release this year and Anupama Parameshwaran is the female lead. Nani took twitter to announce about the triple surprise for Sankranthi. Surprise :))#KAY #KrishnarjunaYudham pic.twitter.com/OcdIPnP9pB — Nani (@NameisNani) January 13, 2018 The first look of Krishna from the film will be out on January 14th. The first look of Arjun from the film will be unfolded on January 15th and the first lyrical song from Krishnarjuna Yudham will be out on January 16th. Though there is ample time for release, Nani wanted to share all these with his fans on the eve of Sankranthi. The actor posted a video on his twitter handle and wished everyone a Happy Sankranthi.

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