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ALTERNATIVES TO THE DUOPOLY Facebook and Google together draw about half the world’s spending on digital ads,S. they’re even more dominant They’re also where the majority of mobile-ad dollars go eMarketer data show The sway Facebook and Google hold for advertisers isn’t expected to change in the next few years They had a head start on mobile Yahoo has poured billions into acquisitions that have helped Yahoo make some leeway in mobile _ but not enough It’s gotten better at doing mobile ads but it has had no major hit apps Still AOL and Yahoo together provide a much-smaller No 3 in the US for advertisers looking to reach lots of people But even if Verizon’s goal is to just be happy at No 3 there are several much smaller players that also draw advertisers Snapchat is a niche hit with young people Amazon has an under-the-radar ad business that supports its e-commerce dominance Microsoft which owns LinkedIn is expected to grow its piece of the ad pie; Microsoft will be just behind the combined AOL-Yahoo in the US once the deal closes Twitter although it’s sorting out its ad business is a significant smaller player Globally several Chinese companies also rake in ad dollars Also Read:Oath a new Verizon unit to debut when Yahoo is merged with AOL And the combined company will also have to compete for people’s attention and not just with other services that rely on ad dollars to survive Popular sites like Amazon or Netflix also suck up time spent online said eMarketer analyst Martin Utreras “They’ve acquired these two dinosaurs and you kind of wonder can they be successful” Zino said That will depend on Verizon being able to convince marketers that they know more about consumers than anyone else he said For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by BollywoodHungamaNewsNetwork | Mumbai | Published: May 27 2013 12:16 pm Related News Salman Khan’s Mental co-star Sana Khan is reportedly absconding after being charged with abduction of a 15-year-old girl and director Sohail Khan says that the actress is not required for the film’s current schedule There were reports that the shooting of Mental was being affected by Sana’s disappearance But producer-director Sohail Khan said that Sana is not a part of the current schedule of Mental Also read: Salman Khan worried about Mental co-star Sana Khan “There is no question of her absence affecting the shooting Because firstly she doesn’t have a major part The main female roles are played by Tabu and Daisy Shah Salman Khan had made an implicit promise to cast herand he did And unless absolutely necessarySalman and Sohail won’t replace her But if they have toit’s no big deal because she has hardly shot for the film And secondly she isn’t part of the current schedule So where’s the question of the shooting being affected” a source said “I read about Sana just as you did I am clueless about what’s happened to her But I am not required to shoot with her for a month By then I hope her problems are sorted out and her life returns to normal” Earlier there were reports that Salman Khan was concerned about his Mental co-star and former Bigg Boss contestantSana Khan 25-year-old model-turned-actress Sanawho rose to fame after featuring in few commercialsis wanted by police in a case involving the abduction of a teenager for rejecting her cousin’s marriage proposal Sana was signed on by Sohail Khan for Salman’s next project Mental (With PTI inputs) For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: ENS Economic Bureau | New Delhi | Published: March 13 2017 1:46 am Incoming roaming charges for Idea subscribers is Rs 045 per minute at present Top News The country’s third-largest telecom operator Idea Cellular has decided to make incoming calls on national roaming free effective April 1 Idea also slashed rates for outgoing calls besides launching value packs for roaming outside India which will bring costs down by up to 85 per cent Idea also abolished the premium on data tariffs on national roaming The development comes in the backdrop of telecom firms coming out with exciting tariff plans and offers to ring-fence their subscribes following the launch of Reliance Jio Infocomm Incoming roaming charges for Idea subscribers is Rs 045 per minute at present For outgoing calls roaming fee on local calls is Rs 080 per minute while for STD calls it is Rs 115 The firm has announced that outgoing calls and SMS while on roaming will become more affordable Sashi Shankar chief marketing officer of Idea Cellular said: “While incoming calls will be free customers will also be able to enjoy outgoing calls SMS and data services at affordable rates starting April 1 International roaming packs are designed keeping in mind the travel trends of Indians going abroad as well as their wireless data usage requirements whether travelling for work or leisure” International roaming rates are costly with an outgoing call is charged at around Rs 150/minute on an average Incoming calls cost Rs 50 a minute and SMS is billed at Rs 15 Idea is now offering a range of international packs with free bundled usage of up to 400 outgoing minutes 100 SMSes a day large data volume and unlimited incoming calls These packs also come with free 1GB/2GB/3GB data and overage charges as low as Rs 3 per MB FE For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Nihal Koshie | Updated: January 9 2014 9:50 pm Related News Irfan Pathan didnt get a game as India won the Champions Trophy in England earlier this year Before the tournamentthe pacer all-rounder was seen as someone who would give the perfect balance to the side playing away from the sub-continent The world was in for a surpriseas the pitches in England turned out to be dry and abrasive Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja couldnt believe their luck The two spinners snapped 20 wickets between them Seven months onthe focus has now shifted to the next big ICC eventthe ODI World Cup in Australia-New Zealand early next year Once again the guessing game has started There is a general consensus in the cricketing circles that the pitches at PerthSydneyDunedin or Napier will provide lateral movement and the conditions will make the ball swing in the air And thats the reason29-year-old Stuart Binny finds himself in the ODI squad for the New Zealand tour The Karnataka all-rounder has piled runstaken wickets andmost importantlyshed weight It remains to be seen if Binny will be pacer-all rounder who will exploit the conditions and come handy with both bat and ball during the World Cup next year This plan will work provided the pitches Down Under behave the way they have historically done Along with a pacer-all rounderthe national selectors also seem to be looking for a tearaway speedsterswho can intimidate the rivals and give the team early breakthroughs Till recentlyUmesh Yadav fitted that bill perfectly But after he picked up just one wicket in pace-friendly conditions in South Africathere was a need for another audition This resulted in Varun Aaronthe bowler capable of bowling upwards of 145 kphgetting a call Mohit Sharma making way for Ishwar Pandeytwo pacers with similar skill setstoo is a case of weighing all options Sharma and Yadav havent been written off it is just that they have been asked to wait in the wings This isnt a case of chopping and changing This is selectors taking a stock of the arsenal at their disposal Nihal is a senior assistant editor based in Delhi nihalkoshie@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Published: April 5 2016 12:01 am West Indies pose with their second ICC World T20 title (Source: PTI) Related News Being emotionally expressive is not necessarily a virtue in sport It can clutter and clog your performance or so goes the perceived wisdom Great athletes or great teams in this ruthlessly driven world of sport scarcely pour out their emotions Not because they are immune to their pull and tug but because they have been trained to believe that showing them would be a sign of weakness piercing the projected aura of invincibility But if Kolkata hadn’t already fallen in love with the Caribbean cavaliers they did so when they celebrated with unbridled enthusiasm the other night at Eden Gardens It was not merely the sheer swagger and flair that endeared them to the men in maroon but the genuineness that underpinned it Some wiseacres reckoned the celebrations went overboard but West Indian skipper Darren Sammy and his colleagues had every reason to celebrate and also hit back at their detractors — not just the king of spin but their own board — which they did emphatically Few cricketers have had to endure the collective ridicule and indifference of their own brethren as the Caribbeans in the last decade To an extent it’s self-inflicted — the ineptness of the board their putting the T20 above all and their propensity to implode in longer versions of the game But some of the criticism in the prelude to the World Cup became too acerbic and personal As when Mark Nicholas usually among the sanest voices painted them as all brawn and no brain casting them as frivolous mercenaries of T20-ism Or when Shane Warne launched a verbal tirade against Marlon Samuels Back home the board was insensitive to their demand for better wages In this scenario the infamous “grovel” analogy stirred a sense of togetherness Clive Lloyd responded with brutal bowling Sammy’s men with brutal batting On both instances they stood gloriously vindicated For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Los Angeles | Published: August 27 2015 1:06 pm Jennifer Lawrence: Amy Schumer and I were creatively made for each other We have different flavors (Source: AP) Related News Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and comedienne Amy Schumer are “almost” done co-penning a screenplay for an upcoming film where they will play sisters Lawrence 25 said she and the 34-year-old “Trainwreck” star are creatively made for each other reported the New York Times “Amy and I were creatively made for each other We have different flavors It’s been the most fun experience of my life We’re almost done writing It just flowed out of us We’ve got about 100 pages right now” The actresses who recently vacationed together in Martha’s Vineyard only met a few months ago “I emailed her after I saw ‘Trainwreck’ and said ‘I don’t know where to get started I guess I should just say it: I’m in love with you’ We started emailing and then emailing turned to texting… We really hit it off to say the least” Of their collaborative writing process the “Hunger Games actress” said “We start the day off on the phone laughing And then we send each other pages And we crack up I’m flying out tomorrow to see her in Chicago We’ll write a little bit with her sister Kim who worked with Amy when she was writing ‘Trainwreck’” Mid-interview Lawrence texted Schumer that she let their secret slip “I wrote ‘I just spilled the beans to The New York Times Is that OK’” she said “And Amy wrote back ‘Totally It’s exciting’” For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | London | Published: November 30 2016 7:11 pm Lewis Hamilton ended up with 12 pole positions but lost out by five points to Nico Rosberg (Source: Reuters) Top News Formula One team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton the sport’s best driver despite the Briton losing his title to Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg in an annual Autosport magazine poll Germany’s Rosberg who won his first world championship in a tense Abu Dhabi season-ender last Sunday was third in the secret vote behind Red Bull’s 19-year-old Dutch sensation Max Verstappen Red Bull’s Australian Daniel Ricciardo was fourth Hamilton won 10 out of 21 races this season – the first time a driver has won more than seven and not ended up as champion -to Rosberg’s nine The triple world champion also ended up with 12 pole positions but lost out by five points to Rosberg who enjoyed greater car reliability and was consistently on the podium Hamilton got more points in the 2016 Autosport poll which asks bosses to name their top 10 and awards points to each driver according to Formula One’s scoring system than he did last year when he won the title with three rounds to spare For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Pratap Bhanu Mehta | Published: December 7 2011 3:33 am Related News Dear Mr Gandhi: The elections in Uttar Pradesh areunderstandablyyour major preoccupation It is difficult to predict the result But even if you do wellwill India have reason to celebrate Electoral success will show that you are better than the opposition But that bar is now so low that it is almost an embarrassment to trumpet that one is merely better than the opposition In 2009the Congress got as propitious a mandate as any party could have expected There was hope and expectation The oppositionboth on the left and rightwas decimated But what did India gain It frittered away the good times Instead of using growth to lay a secure foundation for the futureand create conditions where the scourge of poverty can be removedwe undermined the prospects for growth We have high inflationworrying public debtslowing growthuncertain currency prospectsfalling investmentcrushing interest rates Do you seriously believe that none of this impacts Indias poor If Dalit children enrolled in schoolit is not because government reached out to them It is because they began to see the returns to education that an expanding economy brought Not a single one of the big-ticket items the country needs has progressed Centralisation of governance remains endemic There is no serious progress on GST There is an energy crisis looming With the exception of RTIthere is no meaningful administrative reform These will not happen without serious investment of political capital Government processes from finance to environment smack of more discretion than before Agricultureexcept where states have taken an initiativeremains stuck Corruption is endemic Evasion of responsibility remains the norm Every single institutionfrom the office of the prime minister to the cabinetstands weakened The capacity of the system to negotiate conflict and grievances is declining Bills are languishing in Parliament And all your favourite schemes are fighting yesterdays battlesnot preparing for tomorrow NREGA wasat besta palliative But the fact that more of it is required is an indictment of government Your party may not have some of the worstexclusivist tendencies of your rivals But you have not found ways of transcending the traps of identity politics that have kept India small Perhaps it cannot be all that bad We are growing at 7 per cent But this has made your government shockingly complacent This growth is a testament to the resilience and perseverance of the Indian peoplewho are finding ways of innovating But there are two reasons for worry Firstas you knowemployment elasticity of capital-based growth is falling globally India needs to grow faster if it is to absorb the countless aspiring young men and women trying to make something of themselves Secondall of the things we now need to do for a more participatory economy healtheducationinfrastructurebuilding citiesresearch and developmentwaterenergy have long gestation periods But time is of the essence Our demography is giving us a short-term boost Despite global uncertaintythis is a huge moment of opportunity for India But this opportunity will not lastand if we miss this decadewe shall forever be condemned to poverty The political judgment reflected in your policies is inexplicable FDI in retail may be a sound idea But it is hard for you to sell it with any degree of conviction It is apparent to everyone that retail FDI is not backed by a will to reform It is a low-hanging fruit plucked by a desperate government that has brought Indias external economic balance to precariousness It would have been easier to sell the idea after a Parliament session where your party had regained some credibility through legislative achievement You place great stock in the land acquisition bill But rather than working for its quick passageyour government again introduces distractions In your rare parliamentary interventions you announce that the Lokpal will be a constitutional bodyas if that elliptical statement substitutes for all the political hard work that needs to be done to get consensus on an effective bill Will you invest political capital in these issuesor wave your hand as if it is the Congresss birth right to do whatever it pleases There is no follow-through on anything The use of state power by the Congress has been ruthlessthe corrosion of public discourse unconscionableand the anti-intellectualism mind-boggling Mayawati may run a corrupt government But she had the audaciousness of proposing the reorganisation of the state You have waxed eloquent about the plight of Bundelkhand Where are your arguments to this proposal that grants self-government to the region You are faced with a potentially debilitating conflict over Telangana Where do you see the future of Indian states and the place of mega cities like Hyderabad in them You have focused attention on Indias poor But you appear to use the poor more than you want to trust their agency Most citizens of India understand that we need to build the state in the right places What they do not understand is waste in the name of welfarecentralisation in the name of accountabilityand bureaucratic power in the place of innovation Rather than engage on pathways out of povertyyour government seems to want to douse them with noblesse oblige India needs more social programmes But the way in which your government designs thempresumably with your imprimaturensures that they will not meet their objectives Your party is trapped in two illusions Firstgovernance and politics are different issues Secondonly those policies that specifically address poor people affect the poor You wreck the macro-economy in the name of the poorand then cheat the poor because you refuse to govern Our generation those of us in our forties has a historical responsibility like no other The preceding generations struggled against great odds Ours is the first genuinely post-colonial generation in this sense: the outside world cannot hold us down Ours is the first generation that began to genuinely feel that India need not remain impoverished But our window of opportunity is small What does it say about your leadership that both those sentiments now seem to be on shaky foundations That subtlest of things on which nations are made self-belief is fast eroding Great leadership converts ordinary talent into something exceptionalconstraint into opportunity Your party diminishes talentconverts opportunity into constraint Your party-building efforts are needed But will the party be built on the ruins of the nation The writer is presidentCentre for Policy ResearchDelhiexpress@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Published: February 23 2017 8:39 pm Mohammed Shami is undergoing rehab process at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru (Source: Reuters) Top News India pacer Mohammed Shami recently took to social media to announce his return to the training grounds Shami who hasn’t played any cricket after injuring his knee during third Test against England in November 2016 was seen bowling a couple of deliveries at the nets with a steady run-up Shami has had a difficult time on the cricketing pitch as he has had to miss a number of international matches due to injuries Off the field too he had to deal with the tragic demise of his father However going by his recent post on Twitter Shami looks set for a return to the field as he is seemingly feeling up to the mark at the moment In his post he wrote “Good session today Feel comfortable” Earlier Shami had described `hard work` as his key to success and it appears that he is slowly but steadily sweating it out at the training grounds at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru Good session today Feel comfortable pictwittercom/2qiOjBS86c — Mohammed Shami (@MdShami11) 23 February 2017 Meanwhile whether he will be available for the series against Australia is a matter of conjecture The selectors are also tight-lipped over his availability for the series that began in Pune from Thursday Of late the selection committee and the team management have had been maintaining a policy that an injured cricketer must play domestic cricket before returning to the national team fold Shami wasn’t part of the East Zone squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy and he hasn’t 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Construction continued up through the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) until the wall became the world’s largest military structure, this great respect bestowed by my government and my country, and web-series is just the perfect platform for it.ALTBalaji is one of the largest digital platforms in India and already has 6 original shows in Indian languages In the latest development we came to know that the Apna Sapna Money Money actor Riya Sen will be a part of ALTBalaji’s new web-series Ragini MMS 22 The show will revolve around the life of Simran played by Riya Sen and Ragini played by Karishma Sharma The uncanny haunting that they witness at an old deserted college are at the heart of the story Running behind the scandalous MMS CD which has thrilling mysteries and dark secrets to unwind is what awaits the two in search to fight the freakish energy that surrounds them The show has some eye-popping instances and unknown twists coming your way which will leave you horrified yet anxious When we contacted Riya Sen to know why she decided to be a part of a web-series after doing quite a lot of Bengali and Tamil films recently the actor said “Three years back I’ve wanted to venture into the web-series department and way many more years than that I’ve wanted to be associated with Ekta Kapoor Now working with both I feel elated and more involved than ever” We will be seeing Riya doing a Hindi project after quite a long time too and the web-series will start streaming soon as the shot has already commenced with the sexy siren For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsLudhiana | Published: April 18 2017 5:29 am Top News Two days after Shivraj Raju a journalist working with a Punjabi daily was allegedly attacked the police Monday arrested Gidderbaha Truck Union president Charanjeet Brar along with two others They were produced in a court and sent to 14 days judicial custody Charanjeet is a close aide of Indian Youth Congress president and Giddarbaha MLA Amarinder Raja Warring The other two arrested are Anil Kumar and Harwinder Singh Police also recovered the vehicle used in the crime said DSP Rajpal Singh On Saturday night police had booked the trio along with Jaspreet Bhalaiana PA of Warring and 15 unidentified persons for allegedly assaulting Raju at his shop-and-office near Bharu Chowk in Giddarbaha The attack came after a a news report by Raju on a dispute in Charanjeet’s family For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Agencies | New Delhi | Published: July 2 2011 2:30 pm Related News Bride-to-be Ratan Rajpoot is all set to choose her perfect match from three prospective grooms on the small screen and the actress says she is nervous ahead of D-day on Sunday Ratan will choose from among three boys–Deepak Pandit from JammuAnupam Singh and Abhinav Sharma in the final episode of ‘Ratan Ka Rishta’ on Sunday The show began on May 30 with 16 bachelors vying for Ratan’s hand “I have already taken a decision but it comes with its own doubts because it is a question of my life I don’t only want to get married but I want to be happy and that’s the most important thing for me” said the 24-year-old Rajpootwho found fame on television with her portrayal of Lali on ‘Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo’opted for a Swayamvar on Imagine TV after Rakhi Sawant and Rahul Mahajan While former two seasons invited controversyRatan’s stint on the reality show has been a quiet one The actress says whether she marries or not in the endshe won’t go for “cheap publicity” “It might be a show for others but it is a question of life for me I will continue acting after the show It is not a gimmick for me” Ratan said The actress is also candid about the insecurity that TV actors go through “TV actors do sit at home for sometime after a show ends When I got the offer of this showI talked to my parents and then it has been a journey of my own Whatever happensI have learnt a lot I think audience somewhere connects with me because I come from the same milieu” said Ratanwho hails from Patna Acting happened by chance for Ratanwho says she completed her graduation only to settle down “It is shameful but I had no goal in life I completed graduation because I wanted to get married and that was the minimum requirement I was getting bored and came to Delhi to visit my sister To kill time I turned to theatre and soon was offered a role “After theatre I was not sure My sir suggested me to go to Mumbai and I thought I will have a nice trip but I got a small role in Doordarshan and things started looking up” Ask her about the future after the ‘Swayamvar’”Acting” pat comes the reply”I am tired of being me for so long After a reality show I want to get back to the world of make-belief Want to play a characterwhich is completely different from me” For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Kolkata | Published: February 13 2017 12:15 am Photo for representational purpose Top News The Bengal labour department has raised the daily minimum wages for workers of bought-leaf-factories (BLFs) units that buy tea leaves from small tea growers The daily minimum wage for a worker of a BLF in civic bodies development authorities and industrial townships also referred to as zone A has been fixed at `29023 while the rate is `2565 in other areas referred to as zone B There are over 130 BLFs which have around 40000 workers officials said and they buy from around 30000 small tea growers accounting for nearly a third of north Bengal’s tea production Earlier the minimum wage was `143 for both zones The owners of BLFs however have protested the move and claimed they would be unable to pay the increased minimum wage They complained that even though it was claimed to be a tripartite agreement they were not represented in the committee that fixed the wages “It is unfortunate that the entire matter was decided without talking to us or having representation of our interests in the BLFs We will protest the decision because we can’t pay such high wages” said a BLF owner from Dinajpur who did not want to be named For the past few years trade unions of tea plantation workers had been demanding minimum wages for the sector The state labour department formed a 27-member advisory board in February 2015 to recommend the minimum wages Trade union leaders representatives of planters’ associations and government officials were on the committee which is yet to make any recommendation Mani Kumar Darnal the joint general secretary of the INTUC-backed National Union of Plantation Workers said: “It seems the state has finally made a move to fix minimum wages for workers in the tea industry But there should have been talks at the tripartite level before finalising the minimum wages for BLFs” Bought-leaf factories are concentrated in North Dinajpur Kishanganj Jalpaiguri Cooch Behar and at the foothills of Darjeeling hills A circular issued on January 29 by the additional labour commissioner of the labour department said that they had issued a notification last December stating “minimum rates of wages in the employment of Bought Tea Leaf Factory in the state of West Bengal” had been fixed As per the circular the minimum monthly wage has been fixed at `7546 and `6669 in zones A and B respectively The rates are effective from January 1 to June 30 2017 According to officials the labour department has also mentioned that the weekly wage will be six times the daily pay – ensuring an off day per week along with stipulating that a normal working day will have eight-and-a-half hours of work including 30 minutes’ rest For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published: August 14 2017 3:43 pm Tom Cruise got injured on the sets of Mission: Impossible 6 Related News Actor Tom Cruise was injured during a stunt sequence on the set of Mission: Impossible 6 The 55-year-old star suffered the injury when heat tempted a jump between two buildings but fell short of the mark reported TMZ He then limped back to the edge of the building and was pulled away by crew members Meanwhile director Christopher McQuarrie is returning for the sixth installment of the franchise which will arrive in cinemas on July 27 2018 The film also stars Henry Cavill Rebecca Ferguson Angela Bassett and Alec Baldwin Tom Cruise has led the Mission: Impossible series ever since the first film released in 1996 Mission: Impossible 6 will be the first film in the franchise that will be released in 3D Christopher McQuarrie also directed the previous installmentMission: Impossible – Rogue Nation which was critically and commercially successful Tom Cruise and Christopher McQuarrie have also worked in Jack Reacher film as director-actor duo The 2012 film was based on the character created byLee Child Supergirl star Frederick Schmidt has been announced as the latest cast member of the action franchise McQuarrie is producing alongside Cruise Frederick Don Granger J J Abrams and David Ellison and Dana Goldberg from Skydance productions?s film on Osama Bin Laden titled Zero Dark Thirty. says Singh,the NCP,she did not allow anything unconstitutional to happen. “This is a very special film for me.Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Dilwale’ faces protests in Rajasthan? 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" a senior police official said. District Entertainment Duty Officer Sushma Chowdhury said they had issued the notices after checking the paper advertisements and the popular pubs in these areas not giving the month fee. “We heard an explosion but we didn’t know exactly what it was or how big it was, We will try to do that but we need to get the first one. it’s a very volatile and unpredictable job, DNA storage would avoid the problem of having to repeatedly copy stored information into new formats as the technology for reading it becomes outmoded. says one challenge for making thetechnology practical is making it much cheaper. With his next film Ek Tha Tiger already in production and Dabangg 2 in process Salman is all set for exciting times ahead.Written by BollywoodHungamaNewsNetwork | Mumbai | Published: November 20