Monday, 18 June 2018

Tag Archives: money

Woman poses as man, marries two women for dowry

NEW DELHI: 31-year-old Indian woman who appeared to master the art of dressing up as a man to get married was finally outed. Seeking profit from the idea of dowry, the woman in question, Sweety Sen, had posed as a man, Krishna Sen, and deceitfully married two women, reported Indian ...

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Sonakshi Sinha: I mostly paint when I am really tired

BOLLYWOOD: Actress Sonakshi Sinha on her passion for art and how it could possibly spin off an innovative fashion line some day. Sonakshi Sinha, who was last seen in Abhay Chopra’s one-night thriller, Ittefaq, with Sidharth Malhotra, has always been vocal about her interest in art, admitting that her textbooks ...

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What Really is a “Blockchain”?

LONDON: Much has been said about the revolutionary potential of the blockchain technology. Besides its current use as the backbone to verify and record digital transactions of Bitcoin, the blockchain technology has also been touted as the technology that can replace expensive accounting and payment networks in the financial industry, ...

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Film industry today is like sabzi mandi, says Dharmendra

BOLLYWOOD: Veteran actor Dharmendra believes the film industry has become a ‘sabzi mandi’ (vegetable market) nowadays with money becoming everything for the actors in the current scenario. The actor spoke at length on his take on the current film industry, the fame he got in his career since 1960s including ...

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Saudi graft inquiry spreads beyond borders

ABU DHABI/DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s crackdown on corruption has spread beyond its borders as regulators in the United Arab Emirates ask UAE banks for information about Saudi citizens detained in the investigation, a possible prelude to freezing their accounts. The UAE central bank has requested commercial banks and finance companies in ...

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Deepika Padukone: I am just a 12th pass

BENGALURU: Deepika Padukone said she believes romantic relationships are complicated and it is difficult to find a partner who understands one’s success and passion. The 31-year-old actor said it is not easy for a performer to maintain their number one position in the industry. “As far as romantic relationships are ...

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Arshad Warsi’s remake woes

BOLLYWOOD: Arshad Warsi is keen on remaking Pushpak, and is going into the silent movie zone with it. However, he still hasn’t secured the rights for the movie. “They’re charging a lot of money. I can write my own silent movie, but Pushpak is a known film, so it’ll be ...

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17% of mothers still lend money to their adult children

One in six (17%) mothers with adult children say they lend them money, compared with around one in 10 (9%) fathers, Nationwide Building Society found. And 16% of mothers with adult children still cook and bake for them, compared with 2% of fathers. Some 15% of mothers still wash or ...

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