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Investors are again turning to Bengal: Amit Mitra

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : West Bengal Finance and Commerce Minister Amit Mitra Friday said investors were again turning to the state which has over Rs.78,000 crore in... [ Read More ]

Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : The higher fiscal deficit in the current financial year, that has touched 83 percent of the full year's target, is the result of increased t... [ Read More ]

Court to hear Dikshit's plea against fine Dec 3

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : The Delhi High Court Friday posted, for Dec 3, the case filed by former chief minister Sheila Dikshit against Rs.3 lakh fine imposed on her ... [ Read More ]

Angelina Jolie goes blonde

  Photographs surfaced Thursday of Jolie and Pitt on the set of "By the Sea".The 39-year-old actress sported a flowy white dress, yellow chiffon scarf and honey-b... [ Read More ]

'Super Nani': Wah Rekha, Cina-Ma Zindabad! (IANS Hindi Film Review)

  Film: "Super Nani"; Cast: Rekha, Sharman Joshi, Randhir Kapoor, Anupam Kher; Directed by Indra Kumar; Rating: *** (3 stars)There is something to be said about s... [ Read More ]

I have only been dumped so far: Ranveer

  Mumbai, Oct 31 : Actor Ranveer Singh, who has often been chased by link-up rumours, says so far he has not dumped anyone in his life."Actually I have never dump... [ Read More ]

Nearly 2000 athletes to attend forest sports meet in Goa

  Panaji, Oct 31 : Nearly 2,000 athletes drawn from forest departments across the country will participate in the 21st All India Forest Sports meet which gets und... [ Read More ]

Asian and Commonwealth Games squash medallists feted

  Chennai, Oct 31 : Gold medallists at the Asian and Commonwealth Games and other medallists as also the fresh Arjuna Award winner Anaka Alankamony were felicitat... [ Read More ]

United SC beat Air India 2-1 in Durand Cup

  Raia (Goa), Oct 31 : United SC defeated Air India 2-1 in a crucial second round Pool B match to keep their semi-final hopes alive in the 127th Durand Cup footba... [ Read More ]

President asks NITs to adopt villages

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : President Pranab Mukherjee has asked each of the 30 National Institutes of Technology (NITs) to adopt five villages and turn them into model... [ Read More ]

Haryana bank heist: Three suspects arrested, 23 kg ornaments recovered

  Chandigarh, Oct 30 : Haryana Police Thursday said they have arrested three people and recovered over 23 kg of ornaments following the daring bank locker heist i... [ Read More ]
India in touch with Sri Lanka over death penalty to fishermen

India in touch with Sri Lanka over death penalty to fishermen

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : India is in touch with the Sri Lankan government following the Colombo High Court sentencing five Indian fishermen to death, the external af... [ Read More ]

IGL not to hike gas prices

  New Delhi, Nov 1 : City gas distributor Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) late Friday said it will not increase prices, although the government had announced a new pri... [ Read More ]

Investors are again turning to Bengal: Amit Mitra

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : West Bengal Finance and Commerce Minister Amit Mitra Friday said investors were again turning to the state which has over Rs.78,000 crore in... [ Read More ]

Nokia will not make handsets in India anymore

  Chennai, Oct 31 : Nokia, once an iconic mobile handset maker, is shutting down its India plant Saturday at Sriperumbudur near here, a company spokesperson said ... [ Read More ]
India to launch unmanned crew module in December

India to launch unmanned crew module in December

  Bangalore, Oct 31 : India will launch an unmanned crew module in December onboard a heavy rocket to test its re-entry into the atmosphere for the country's futu... [ Read More ]

Glacial retreat will continue but can be checked: Scientist

  Shimla, Oct 30 : The glaciers in the Himalayas will continue to retreat for another 40-50 years and if this phenomenon is not checked, temperature will rise by ... [ Read More ]
India plans second Mars mission in 2018

India plans second Mars mission in 2018

  Bangalore, Oct 29 : Riding on the recent success of its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), India plans to revisit the planet in 2018, possibly with a lander and rover ... [ Read More ]

Rogen may star in Steve Jobs biopic

  Los Angeles, Nov 1 : Actor Seth Rogen is reportedly in talks with Sony studio to star as Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak in their upcoming Steve Jobs biopic."Zer... [ Read More ]

Lindsay Lohan denies dating Tom Cruise

  London, Nov 1 : Actress Lindsay Lohan has denied she's secretly dating actor Tom Cruise.The duo reportedly swapped numbers here recently, and have been meeting ... [ Read More ]

Three Iraqis arrested on terror charges in Switzerland

  Geneva, Nov 1 : Swiss authorities Friday said they arrested three Iraqi nationals suspected of planning a terrorist attack in Europe.The office of the attorney ... [ Read More ]

India to give Sri Lanka Rs.5 mn for mudslide disaster relief

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : India Friday pledged Sri Lankan Rs.5 million towards immediate relief to Sri Lankans affected by the mudslide that has claimed several lives... [ Read More ]

SC to hear plea for regulatory authority on environment

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : The Supreme Court will hear Nov 14 a plea for setting up of a regulatory authority to look into environmental matters including the impact, ... [ Read More ]

Court to hear Dikshit's plea against fine Dec 3

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : The Delhi High Court Friday posted, for Dec 3, the case filed by former chief minister Sheila Dikshit against Rs.3 lakh fine imposed on her ... [ Read More ]

Workshop Saturday on new concepts for shoulder reconstruction

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : With the rise in the number of Indians undergoing shoulder reconstructions, the Indian Spinal Injuries Center along with the Delhi Orthopaed... [ Read More ]

Punjab chemists to lose licence for selling banned drugs

  Chandigarh, Oct 31 : Tightening the noose around medical practitioners and chemist shop owners who prescribe and sell illegal and banned drugs, the Punjab gover... [ Read More ]

'Unmonitored TB drugs can lead to liver failure'

  New Delhi, Oct 31 : Shashi Chawla (name changed) was suspected of having uterine tuberculosis (TB) and was put on anti-TB drugs. After being on medication for o... [ Read More ]

SAARC ministers to discuss more and better education

  New Delhi, Oct 30 : Issues like strengthening cooperation in education among SAARC member states and deliberations to strengthen the capacity within the region ... [ Read More ]

President to host NIT directors' meet

  New Delhi, Oct 28 : President Pranab Mukherjee will host a meeting of directors of National Institutes of Technology (NIT) here Oct 29-30.The conference would b... [ 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 ]

Aligarh Muslims flay Bukhari for Sharif invite

  Aligarh, Oct 31 : A Muslim forum here Friday accused the Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid of insulting Indian Muslims by inviting Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz... [ Read More ]

Do the Owaisi brothers have a pan India potential? (Comment: Special to IANS)

  The two successes of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) of Hyderabad in assembly elections in Maharashtra may not affect government formation in Mumbai but ... [ Read More ]

Jama Masjid's new Naib Imam hates 'communal politics' (Interview)

  New Delhi, Oct 30 : Shaban Bukhari, formally named the new Naib Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid, Thursday said he was bitterly opposed to "communal politics" and st... [ 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 ]

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