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  • gurgaon call centres sell bank credit card info claims uk

    Gurgaon Call Centres Sell Bank, Credit Card Info, Claims UK Sting

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 08:28 PM IST

    London, August 2:  Bank and credit card details of thousands of British customers held in call centres in India are allegedly being sold for small amounts of money, according to a sting operation conducted by

  • pamela anderson now part of big brother

    Pamela Anderson Now Part Of Big Brother

    Hollywood | Aug 02, 2011, 08:26 PM IST

    London, Aug 2: After setting the Bigg Boss house in India on fire, Baywatch beauty Pamela Anderson has now decided to feature on the British version of the reality show Big Brother. The 44-year-old is on

  • john travolta to star in expendables 2

    John Travolta To Star In Expendables 2

    Hollywood | Aug 02, 2011, 08:19 PM IST

    Washington, Aug 2: Grease actor John Travolta has reportedly joined the cast of Expendables 2. The 57-year-old star will join a hugely impressive cast of action greats including Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham and Arnold Schwarzenegger, for

  • anna asks mps to stop introduction of lokpal bill

    Anna Asks MPs To Stop Introduction Of Lokpal Bill

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 07:54 PM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2: Social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday wrote an open letter addressed to all Members of Parliament to prevent introduction of the Lokpal Bill by government slated on Thursday, saying it was

  • putin says u.s. is a parasite on global economy

    Putin Says U.S. Is A "Parasite" On Global Economy

    World | Aug 02, 2011, 07:41 PM IST

    Lake Seliger, Russia, August 2: Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin accused the United States Monday of living beyond its means “like a parasite” on the global economy and said dollar dominance was a threat to

  • nepal pm to quit by aug 13 if no progress on peace process

    Nepal PM to Quit By Aug 13 If No Progress On Peace Process

    World | Aug 02, 2011, 07:33 PM IST

    Kathmandu, Aug 2:  Amid mounting pressure from the main opposition Nepali Congress and detractors within the ruling Communist party, Nepal's embattled Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal has said he would quit by next week if

  • i brought out a bitter truth says hegde

    I Brought Out A Bitter Truth, Says Hegde

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 07:27 PM IST

    Bangalore, Aug 2:  N Santosh Hegde today retired as Karnataka Lokayukta after an “eventful” five years in office and said effort by some ministers to discredit his mining report that cost B S Yeddyurappa his

  • nda govt appointed kalmadi oc chairman says maken

    NDA Govt Appointed Kalmadi OC Chairman, Says Maken

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 07:19 PM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2:  With Suresh Kalmadi being at the centre of the controversy surrounding the Commonwealth Games scam, the Government today sought to blame the previous NDA regime for his appointment as Organising Committee

  • bjp raises gurgaon gandhi family trust land issue

    BJP Raises Gurgaon Gandhi Family Trust Land Issue

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 10:53 PM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2 : The BJP on Tuesday hit back at the Congress seeking an explanation why the Haryana government took a soft stance while allotting land to a trust managed by the Gandhi

  • 2g cbi likely to examine dayanidhi maran soon

    2G: CBI Likely To "Examine" Dayanidhi Maran Soon

    India | Aug 03, 2011, 08:45 AM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2:  Former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran may be “examined” soon by CBI in connection with his alleged role in coercing former Aircel Chief C Sivasankaran to sell his stake to a Malaysia-based

  • sachin s intervention led to bell s reinstatement

    Sachin's Intervention Led To Bell's Reinstatement

    Cricket | Aug 02, 2011, 05:45 PM IST

    London, Aug 2: Mahendra Singh Dhoni is getting the applause but it was actually Sachin Tendulkar's intervention that led to Ian Bell's reinstatement after his bizarre run-out in the just-concluded India-England second Test, a media

  • sachin and dravid rise in icc test rankings

    Sachin And Dravid Rise In ICC Test Rankings

    Cricket | Aug 02, 2011, 05:38 PM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2: England's continuing dominance on world number one India in the ongoing Test series is beginning to reflect in the ICC rankings as well with several of their players rising to career-best

  • katrina entertains army jawans in kashmir

    Katrina Entertains Army Jawans In Kashmir

    Bollywood | Aug 02, 2011, 05:56 PM IST

    Jammu, Aug 2 :  Bollywood star Katrina Kaif today entertained Indian troops during a visit to a forward post right on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir. The 27-year-old actress also shook a

  • harbhajan fletcher face wrath after trent bridge defeat

    Harbhajan, Fletcher Face Wrath After Trent Bridge Defeat

    Cricket | Aug 02, 2011, 05:33 PM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2: India's morale-sapping second test humiliation against England has triggered a desperate wave of soul-searching back home with some former players questioning spinner Harbhajan Singh's place in the side and the appointment

  • bjp seeks discussion on pmeac statement

    BJP Seeks Discussion On PMEAC Statement

    Politics | Aug 02, 2011, 05:32 PM IST

    New Delhi, Aug 2:  Seeking Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's response to the observation of his Economic Advisory Council that government has “lost momentum” on the economy, BJP today described it as a “serious issue” which

  • afridi pleads with zardari to end the joke on pak cricket

    Afridi Pleads With Zardari To End The 'Joke' On Pak Cricket

    Cricket | Aug 02, 2011, 05:28 PM IST

    Karachi, Aug 2: Former captain Shahid Afridi could find himself involved in another dispute with the Pakistan Cricket Board after stating that President Asif Zardari should step in to prevent the game from becoming a

  • vaghela likely to join ncp soon guj ncp chief

    Vaghela likely to join NCP soon: Guj NCP chief

    Politics | Aug 02, 2011, 05:27 PM IST

    Vadodara, Aug 2:  Former Gujarat Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela is likely to join Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), headed by Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar soon, the NCP state president said today.“Vaghela

  • no licence to any indian channel pakistani minister

    No Licence To Any Indian Channel: Pakistani Minister

    World | Aug 02, 2011, 05:23 PM IST

    Islamabad, Aug 2: No licence has been issued to any Indian or Indian content channels, a Pakistani minister has clarified.  Minister for information and broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan on Monday informed the National Assembly said

  • yeddyurappa launches legal battle over lokayukta report

    Yeddyurappa Launches Legal Battle Over Lokayukta Report

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 10:54 PM IST

    Bangalore, Aug 2:  Outgoing Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa today moved the Karnataka High Court seeking quashing of the Lokayukta report on illegal mining and questioned its recommendations to prosecute him under the Prevention of

  • mukesh ambani could face probe over his luxury home

    Mukesh Ambani Could Face Probe Over His Luxury Home

    India | Aug 02, 2011, 05:18 PM IST

    Mumbai, Aug 2: India's richest man Mukesh Ambani faces a possible federal probe into the construction of his 27-storey luxury home -- one of the most expensive private residences in the world.  The Maharashtra government