Google Nexus 7 will be landing in the Indian subcontinent in the next two days, and the company is already laying down the launch pad with pre-orders. Customers can place orders for the device at the Google PlayStore, and expect shipment from April 5 onwards. The Nexus 7 is touted to be the lightest tablet in the market, at just 340 grams, but even though lightweight, the device holds some nice specs inside.
The highly charged sporting event is finally here, and everyone is fresh from the inaugural star-studded event that took place last night. From today onwards starts the battle among nine teams for the crown of IPL 2013. The opening match between the reigning champions Kolkata Knight Riders, and Delhi Daredevils will be hosted in Eden Gardens, Kolkata, tonight at 8.00 pm (India Time) (1430 GMT). Both the opening and closing ceremonies of this year’s tournament will be held in Kolkata, so the local crowd and fans will be able to cheer for their team for a repeat of last year’s performance.
Indian cinema has reached its pinnacle with a history of 100 years now. As a mark of that successful history, a movie called ‘Bombay Talkies’ is currently in production and it will show us the journey of Indian Cinema from the very beginning to this minute.
It’s been only days since Samsung unveiled its flagship phone, the Galaxy S4. But it looks like the programmers at the XDA-developers had their fair amount of time with this new baby and they have supposedly rooted it too. They were even kind enough to release a video on April 1 and it shows a modded phone. They have also warned that people who don’t know well about rooting shouldn’t meddle with any of the files they don’t know of.
Cricket has always been the most popular game in India. For the past few years, it has been wearing a glamour mask with the Indian Premier League and it looks like this year also, the festival will get on to the big stage starting today.
Indian actor Irrfan Khan won the best actor award for his acting in the biopic movie “Paan Singh Tomar” at the 6oth National Films Awards. The movie also bagged the awards for Best Hindi Feature Film. The best actress award was won by Usha Jadhav for Marathi film “Dhaag”
Holi, the upcoming festival which will be celebrated on the 27th of March was welcomed early by TV actors. The Holi special episode, titled ‘Rang De Colors’saw the participation of some of the biggest actors of the television channel coming together for the celebrations.
South Africa after winning the toss and batting first, scored 234 runs for nine wickets in their alloted 50 overs against Pakistan in th 4th ODI being played a Durban on Thursday.
Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt’s conviction in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case has been upheld by the Supreme Court of India. As per the verdict delivered today, the actor will have to subject himself to a commuted jail sentence of five years, instead of six awarded by the TADA court.