Modi's second round of radio address Nov 2

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second round of "Mann Ki Baat" radio programme will be held Nov 2, a statement said here Wednesday."Looking f... [ Read More ]

MNS general secretary Pravin Darekar quits

  Mumbai, Oct 22 : The beleaguered Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, routed in the assembly elections, faced another crisis Wednesday when its general secretary Pravin ... [ Read More ]

Chandrababu asks Telangana to abide by rules

  Hyderabad, Oct 22 : Amid growing tension with Telangana over electricity generation, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Wednesday asked the TRS ... [ Read More ]

Hope to find somebody interesting: Parineeti Chopra

  Mumbai, Oct 22 : Actress Parineeti Chopra, who is single, says she hopes to meet her Mr. Right soon."I have not found someone interesting yet. For a long time, ... [ Read More ]

'Nightcrawler' set for Oct 31 release in India

  Mumbai, Oct 22 : Actor Jake Gyllenhaal's forthcoming movie "Nightcrawler" will release here Oct 31The movie, which marks Dan Gilroy's directorial debut, revolve... [ Read More ]

Parineeti finds Ranveer's bald look hot

  Mumbai, Oct 22 : Ranveer Singh has shaved his head for his role in "Bajirao Mastani" and his "Kill Dil" co-star Parineeti Chopra is raving about his bald look."... [ Read More ]

ATP Pune Challenger: Pavlasek knocks out Devvarman

  Pune, Oct 22 : Third seeded and Davis Cupper Somdev Devvarman's disappointing run on the ATP Tour continued as he went down to lower ranked Czech Republic's Ada... [ Read More ]

Indian hockey coach Walsh's contract to be renewed (Roundup)

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : A day after Indian hockey chief coach Terry Walsh resigned citing difficulty in dealing with the bureaucracy, Sports Authority of India (SAI... [ Read More ]

100 days left for 35th National Games

  Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 22 : With just 100 days left for the 35th National Games, which will see 34 disciplines being held at 31 venues with more than 12,000 at... [ Read More ]
I am not going to be cowed down or lose heart, says Jayalalithaa

I am not going to be cowed down or lose heart, says Jayalalithaa

  Putting up a brave front, AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa onSunday assured party workers that she will come out of the present caseas she had successfully faced many ... [ Read More ]

Rahul Gandhi to visit Odisha Monday

  Bhubaneswar, Oct 19 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will visit Odisha Monday. He will undertake an aerial survey of the areas affected by cyclone 'Hudhud... [ Read More ]
Modi to head Jawaharlal Nehru Anniversary, Gandhis Family Kept Out

Modi to head Jawaharlal Nehru Anniversary, Gandhis Family Kept Out

  From being accused of being anti-Nehruvian to stirringfears in the Congress that Narendra Modi will soon appropriate itsnational icons, the Prime Minister annou... [ Read More ]

Wipro sees demand environment steady for IT services

  Bangalore, Oct 22 : Indian IT bellwether Wipro Ltd is upbeat on growth prospects in this fiscal, as demand environment remains steady for IT services worldwide.... [ Read More ]

Can't reveal legitimate account holders in foreign banks: Jaitley

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Wednesday said the government cannot reveal all names in the list of those who have accounts in banks abroad a... [ Read More ]

Minor problem stalls Kudankulam, no safety issues: Expert

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : The first unit of the Russian built Kudankulam nuclear plant, which stopped operations late last month after a minor malfunction in the unit... [ Read More ]

'Ham radio can counter dark side of social networking'

  Kolkata, Oct 21 : Amateur or ham radio can counter the negative effects of social networking by providing a safer and alternative route for making friends world... [ Read More ]

Kundankulam n-plant out of action due to turbine problem

  Chennai, Oct 20 : A major problem in the first atomic power unit's turbine at Kudankulam has put the unit out of action for around six-eight weeks, theNuclear P... [ Read More ]

Presidential visit helps India establish presence in key Arctic region

  New Delhi, Oct 20 : With the resource-rich Arctic region becoming the focus of heightened attention, President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to the two Nordic countr... [ Read More ]

S Club 7 reunite for a charity show

  London, Oct 23 : The members of English group S Club 7 are reuniting and they will make an appearance on Children In Need charity show next month.The band, cons... [ Read More ]

Khamenei wants less reliance on oil

  Tehran, Oct 23 : Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called on the country's officialsWednesday to formulate plans to cut Iran's dependence on oil reve... [ Read More ]

14 killed, 65 injured in Iraq bomb attacks

  Baghdad, Oct 23 : At least 14 people were killed and 65 wounded in two car bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital city Wednesday, a police source said.A car bomb wen... [ Read More ]

Rs.1 lakh for information about Delhi policeman's killer

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : Delhi Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi Wednesday announced a cash reward of Rs.1 lakh for anyone giving information about the killers of a pol... [ Read More ]

Rajasthan pays compensation after rats nibble at body, patient

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : The Rajasthan government has paid Rs.1 lakh as compensation to the next of kin of a dead woman whose body was bitten by rats due to the care... [ Read More ]

Bengal blast: NIA custody of one extended, two sent to judicial remand

  Kolkata, Oct 22 : A city court Wednesday sent Hasem Molla to the NIA's custody till Oct 31, and two other key accused to judicial custody till Nov 5 over the Oc... [ Read More ]

Government hospitals to provide free services: Bengal CM

  Kolkata, Oct 22 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said all patients will be entitled to receive free treatment, free diagnostics and free s... [ Read More ]

India still on guard against polio

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : Despite being declared polio-free by the World Health Organization (WHO), India has not let its guard down and is screening passengers from ... [ Read More ]

Pregnant women should take precautions during Diwali

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : Not only the pollutants but the loud noise of crackers could be harmful for pregnant women and newborns during Diwali, said experts."Excessi... [ Read More ]

NASA app teaches kids about rocket launches

  New York, Sep 30 : The US space agency NASA has launched a new app to make children aware of how rockets are launched.The free app called "LSP Activity Book" le... [ Read More ]

Punjab to take action against absentee teachers

  Chandigarh, Sep 22 : Action will be taken against Punjab government school teachers who have remained absent from their institutions for a long time, Education ... [ Read More ]

Jadavpur students to seek guidance from overseas alumni

  Kolkata, Sep 22 : Jadavpur University students, protestingthe alleged police attack on them, Monday decided to continue their class boycott and seek suggestions... [ Read More ]

Act on removal of religious structure encroachments: Delhi HC

  New Delhi, Oct 22 : The Delhi High Court has directed the Religious Structure Committee and the city government to expeditiously take a decision on the removal ... [ Read More ]

Sabarimala shrine to produce 14 mn cans of prasad

  Sabarimala (Kerala), Oct 22 : The Sabarimala shrine, whose new pilgrimage season starts Nov 17, will produce a record 14 million cans of 'prasad'.Situated on th... [ Read More ]

Activists to move court against Kali puja goat slaughter

  Kolkata, Oct 22 : Animal welfare activists in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district are planning to move the court against the large-scale animal sacrifice prac... [ Read More ]

Al Qaeda planning bombing attacks in India?

  New Delhi, Oct 14 : Al Qaeda, the group responsible for the Sept 11, 2001, attack on New York's World Trade Center, and which had no reported presence in India ... [ Read More ]

Reduce human load to save Taj: Historian R. Nath

  Agra Sep 25 : Unless drastic measures are intiated to manage pressing crowds at the Taj Mahal and the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is not fundamentally ... [ Read More ]

Lull in monsoon in Himachal

  Shimla, July 4 : There is a lull in the southwest monsoon that hit Himachal Pradesh just three days ago and similar conditions will continue till this weekend, ... [ Read More ]