Monday, December 11, 2023
  • belgium calls for action against anti semitism

    Belgium calls for action against anti-Semitism

    World | September 14, 2014 23:36 IST

    Brussels: All acts of anti-Semitism should be strongly denounced and punished under the law, Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo said Sunday.Speaking at the reopening of the Jewish Museum in Brussels, Di Rupo said “all

  • additional spectrum hearing against mittal ruia on sept. 15

    Additional spectrum: Hearing against Mittal, Ruia on Sept. 15

    India | May 28, 2014 11:12 IST

    New Delhi: A special court in New Delhi on Wednesday fixed September 15 for hearing the additional spectrum case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been

  • some monkey business at modi s swearing in

    Some monkey business at Modi's swearing-in

    India | May 27, 2014 11:16 IST

    New Delhi: A curious monkey perched atop a fountain on the roof of Rashtrapati Bhavan caught the eye of the gathering, as it peered down from the edge upon the grand spectacle of the swearing-in

  • bollywood veteran actress nanda passes away

    Bollywood veteran actress Nanda passes away

    Bollywood | March 25, 2014 16:53 IST

    Mumbai: Known for her films like Bhabhi, Bollywood's veteran actress Nanda has passed away today morning at 8: 30 am in Mumbai. She was 75 years old.Nanda was born in a Maharashtrian family to Vinayak

  • pawar discriminating against hailstorm hit farmers munde

    Pawar discriminating against hailstorm-hit farmers: Munde

    Politics | March 23, 2014 16:34 IST

    Beed: Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde today alleged that Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has discriminated against farmers hit by hailstorm in the region by not writing off their loans.“Pawar ignored our demand for loan

  • congress accuses bjp of violating model code in madhya

    Congress accuses BJP of violating model code in Madhya Pradesh

    Politics | March 07, 2014 12:49 IST

    Indore: The opposition Congress accused the ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh of violating the model code of conduct by organising statewide shut down.  State Congress spokesperson Narendra Saluja said here today that BJP leaders organised

  • purandeswari likely to join bjp

    Purandeswari likely to join BJP

    Politics | March 06, 2014 15:55 IST

    Hyderabad: Former central minister Daggubati Purandeswari, who quit the Congress party last month to protest bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, is likely to join the BJP.Purandeswari and her husband Daggubati Venkateshwara Rao are likely to join

  • face poll confidently sonia to congress mps

    Face poll confidently: Sonia to Congress MPs

    Politics | March 04, 2014 14:55 IST

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi today asked party MPs to go to the Lok Sabha polls with confidence as she hosted a dinner for them here.  Sources said at least 100 MPs talked to

  • nitish protests jd u blocks road rail traffic

    Nitish protests, JD-U blocks road, rail traffic

    Politics | March 02, 2014 14:08 IST

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took to the streets Sunday seeking a "special status" for his state in a protest which saw thousands of his party activists block road and rail traffic.Large groups of

  • news broadcasters association objects to charges made by

    News Broadcasters Association objects to charges made by Kejriwal

    India | February 25, 2014 18:16 IST

    New Delhi: The collective body of Indian news channels, News Broadcasters Association (NBA) has objected to what it  called "unverified, unsubstantiated and highly defamatory" charges being levelled against news channels by Arvind Kejriwal of Aam

  • antony asks drdo to share research projects with private

    Antony asks DRDO to share research projects with private agencies

    India | December 19, 2013 19:56 IST

    New Delhi: Against the backdrop of delay in providing critical technologies to armed forces, Defence Minister A K Antony today asked DRDO to focus on major programmes and give away the low-end research projects to

  • kashmir high court puts blanket ban on construction at

    Kashmir High Court puts blanket ban on construction at Vaishnodevi base camp

    India | September 08, 2013 17:52 IST

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir High Court today put a blanket ban on constructions in and around the holy town of Katra, the base camp for the pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Shri Mata Vaishnodevi,

  • ramdev tells court no grudge against man who threw ink

    Ramdev tells court: No grudge against man who threw ink

    India | September 07, 2013 19:16 IST

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev today told a Delhi court that he bore no grudge against a man who had thrown ink on him during a press conference here last year with both now having

  • asaram capable of sexual assault says police

    Asaram capable of sexual assault, says police

    India | September 02, 2013 15:47 IST

    New Delhi: Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu, arrested for sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl, was on Sunday subjected to a "Potency test, which confirmed that the 72-year-old's libido is active.  He was made to take the

  • digvijaya singh accuses bjp of double standards

    Digvijaya Singh accuses BJP of double standards

    Politics | August 29, 2013 6:30 IST

    New Delhi: Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh Wednesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of double standards on crime against women."Double standards of BJP on crime against women. Death penalty to others but pardon to

  • karisma dazzles in gold for vikram phadnis at lfw view pics

    Karisma dazzles in gold for Vikram Phadnis at LFW (view pics)

    Lifestyle | August 30, 2013 11:46 IST

    Mumbai, Aug 25: Dazzling in a gold gown with a heavily embroidered top, Bollywood actress Karisma Kapoor Sunday walked the ramp for ace designer Vikram Phadnis at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/Festive 2013.The

  • rihanna unveils second high street collection

    Rihanna unveils second high street collection

    Lifestyle | August 14, 2013 18:05 IST

    London: Pop star Rihanna has unveiled her second autumn-winter 2013 collection for high street British brand, River Island.The singer has designed the collection in collaboration with designer Adam Selam. She will release one lot in

  • railways gave only 12 trains against our demand for 50 azam

    Railways gave only 12 trains against our demand for 50: Azam

    India | March 07, 2013 8:39 IST

    Lucknow, Mar 7: The Uttar Pradesh government had demanded 50 trains to clear the massive rush during the Maha Kumbh but got only 12 before the stampede on the Allahabad junction, in which 36 persons

  • tv channel gets notice over gurdwara poll campaign telecast

    TV channel gets notice over gurdwara poll campaign telecast

    Bollywood | January 28, 2013 7:03 IST

    New Delhi, Jan 28:  The government has issued notice to PTC News channel for violation of rules by telecasting campaigning of candidates for the Delhi gurdwara polls even after campaigning officially ended, an official source

  • mpcc welcomes rahul s elevation as cong vice prez

    MPCC welcomes Rahul's elevation as Cong vice prez

    Politics | January 20, 2013 8:39 IST

    Mumbai, Jan 20: Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) has welcomed Rahul Gandhi's appointment as AICC Vice President and thanked the party chief Sonia Gandhi for elevating him.MPCC president Manikrao Thakre claimed that party workers will