Thinking about stardom is scary: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

New Delhi: His name adds credibility to the films he does and the actor has A-listers vying to work with him but Nawazuddin Siddiqui does not want to think about stardom as he fears it will corrupt his performances. Film after film, there has been a growth in Nawazuddin’s fan following so much so that … Continue reading Thinking about stardom is scary: Nawazuddin Siddiqui



Delhi: Man held for sending lewd messages, videos to 1,500 females

New Delhi: A 31-year-old man, who was apparently annoyed over not getting married, allegedly tormented around 1,500 women and girls in Delhi-NCR by sending them vulgar messages and obscene video clips through WhatsApp and was arrested, police said today. Examining the mobile phones used by the accused, police stumbled upon contacts of more than 1,500 … Continue reading Delhi: Man held for sending lewd messages, videos to 1,500 females



Light to moderate rain hits eastern Uttar Pradesh

LUCKNOW: Light to moderate rains or thundershowers occurred at a few places over eastern Uttar Pradesh, while heavy rains occurred at isolated places in the past 24 hours in the state.  Balrampur and Iglas recorded 9 cm of rain, Bahraich 7 cm, Maharajganj 5 cm, Kakrahi, Bansi and Gorakhur 4 cm each, Fatehgarh, Regoli, Sidhauli, … Continue reading Light to moderate rain hits eastern Uttar Pradesh


Gift Vouchers Become the Most Preferred Gifting Option This Raksha Bandhan – CompareRaja Survey

MUMBAI, August 26, 2015 as per a recent survey conducted by, a price comparison portal, gift vouchers are the most sought after gifting option for this Raksha Bandhan. Almost a thousand plus respondents participated in the survey and the findings suggest that a majority (approx. 31.8%) of people consider gift vouchers as the most preferred gifting option.

The team carries out monthly surveys through social media handles and other engagement platforms. This month’s survey was aimed at finding out what Indian brothers consider as the best gifts for their sisters.

Apart from gift vouchers, gadgets were also a popular choice with the participants. Approximately 24.4% of the total respondents feel gadgets are an absolutely lucrative gifting option for their sibling. Among gadgets, mobile phone constituted a 55.9% as a gifting choice and was a clear winner followed by Tablets, laptops and cameras.

Prasad Shejale, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, CompareRaja and Couponraja said, “This insight will be very useful for e-commerce players, as it highlights the customer preference. They believe that with gift vouchers, their sisters will have the freedom to shop for anything they like, from apparels to perfumes to electronics.”

Another interesting point also became quite evident with this survey; a whopping 88% of the total respondents prefer shopping online rather than driving through the city to find the perfect gift for their sisters. This also indicates a changing trend and a preference for online shopping over shopping at physical stores.

During this festive season, all e-commerce giants have come up with new product ranges and exciting offers in order to attract customers, resulting in maximum transactions and a substantial rise in sales. This Rakhi, one can expect heavy discounts from all leading e-retailers across the nation, making online shopping even more fun!


Emerging as India’s leading price comparison portal, was launched in July 2012 to enable shoppers to get best available price online for their desired product. The site extends its usability further by offering discount coupons from more than 100 top e-commerce stores in India.