Friday, 19 August, 2022

Topic: Badshah

2020 was the year supreme for Instagram Reels. In 2021, it’s a stale mix of old trends

2021 has been a disappointment. Except for dancing to Badshah's songs or marketing 'Atrangi Re', Reels have lost creativity.

Instagram Reels are the new Billboards. And Badshah’s Jugnu has got people ‘hooked’

From Anushka Sharma and Alia Bhatt to Tiger Shroff and Ayushmann Khurrana — every other A-list celebrity has found pep in the beat of Badshah's Jugnu.

Calcutta court awards life imprisonment to main accused in 2011 Bengal hooch tragedy

Khora Badshah's sentence was based on the complaints filed in connection with 64 out of 172 deaths caused by the incident. Seven other co-accused were acquitted for lack of proof.

This Sonakshi Sinha film wants to fight sanskaari India’s views on sex

Khandaani Shafakhana sets out with all the right elements, to do the right thing, but takes too long to get to the point.

Bollywood rapper Badshah sets record with 75 million views/day but YouTube is ignoring it

Badshah suggests exclusion is a double standard at YouTube. Rivals suspect Badshah purchased ads to promote song and increase views.

Badshah’s Paagal shows how to get the most no. of YouTube views in 24 hrs using Google ads

Badshah's new track Paagal may have set the record with 75 million views in a day but there are weaknesses in Google's advertising setup that could have made that possible.

On Camera


Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.