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Jul 19, 2017, 12:24 IST | mid-day online correspondent

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MHADA CEO son death

Mystery around MHADA CEO son's death continues, cops suspect suicide
The 18-year-old son of Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) CEO Milind Mhaiskar was found dead under mysterious circumstances at a posh residential building in Malabar Hill on Tuesday morning. The police have registered an accidental death report and have detained two of his friends in connection with the death

Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt reveals she had to 'pee in public'. Actress shares shocking details
Alia Bhatt has been receiving rave reviews about her acting chops reacently. She won the 'Best Actress' award for her role in 'Udta Punjab' and 'Dear Zindagi' at the prestigious IIFA Awards, which were held last week in New York, USA. But one of her most noted performances has to be that of 'Veera Tripathi' in 'Highway' and she won accolades for it. She was known to get into the skin of the character, so much so that she had to go out of her way to perfect her role. The actress revealed in an recent interview that, while shooting for the Imtiaz Ali directorial she had to pee in public because there were no public toilets nearby

India bowling coach Bharat Arun (left) with off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin during a practice session on the eve of the Bangalore Test against South Africa on November 13, 2015. Pic/AFP

Ravi Shastri on Bharat Arun and Sanjay Bangar: I wanted my core team and got it
Team India's new head coach Ravi Shastri succeeded in getting the BCCI to give him core team to work with till the 2019 World Cup. Sanjay Bangar, previously the batting coach has now been elevated to assistant coach while fielding coach R Sridhar, physiotherapist Patrick Farhat and trainer Shankar Basu were retained. These appointments were announced after Shastri's meeting with BCCI's four-member committee that includes acting president CK Khanna, acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary, Diana Edulji, a member of the Committee of Administrators (CoA) and CEO Rahul Johri

'Chak De' girl Anaitha Nair

Photos: This is how the 'Chak De! India' girls look now
Remember the spunky Alia Bose from 'Chak De! India'? On the actress Anaitha Nair's birthday today, here's a glimpse at how the 'Chak De' girls look now and what they are up to 10 years on

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