‘V1 will help people overcome fear’

Posted on   3:51 pm

Arun Castro, an alumni of New York Film Academy and Indian School of Drama, is making his debut as hero in a movie titled ‘V1’. Interestingly, it is directed by actor Pawal Navageethan, who played meaty roles in several movies in the past. Vishnupria plays the female lead and she also essays a cop.

RTI: Over 3,400 branches of 26 PSBs closed or merged in last 5 years

Posted on   3:42 pm

Over 3,400 branches of 26 public sector banks (PSBs) have been either closed or merged during the last five financial years due to merger under the consolidation exercise in the banking space, revealed an RTI query. Of this, 75 per cent of the affected branches belong to the country’s biggest lender State Bank of India (SBI).

Nithya Menen is thrilled to play Jaya

Posted on   3:41 pm

After Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s death, several filmmakers ventured to direct a biopic on the actress-politician. Among them is A Priyadhaarshini, who is making her directorial debut with the film titled, ‘The Iron Lady’.

Eureka Forbes launchees air purifiers

Posted on   3:32 pm

Eureka Forbes Limited has launched its finest purifiers to date – Aeroguard AP 700 DX and Dr Aeroguard HPA 500. They are air purifiers with a disease protection system and an H1N1 HEPA filter that helps prevent swine flu.

Haier’s latest dual zone cellars

Posted on   3:29 pm

The wine cellars have a capacity to store up to 137 and 53 bottles respectively and are controlled with separate temperature modes that are ideal for maintaining the taste and texture of red and white wines.