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Positive move, says SC on Delhi government formation effort

Positive move, says SC on Delhi government formation effort

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday described as positive the reports that Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung would be consulting all the political parties in his efforts…

Violence after Tamil fishermen sentenced to death in Colombo

Violence after Tamil fishermen sentenced to death in Colombo

Chennai, Oct 30 (IANS) Violence erupted in coastal Tamil Nadu Thursday after a Sri Lankan court sentenced five Indian fishermen to death on charges of smuggling drugs. Tamil Nadu…

Modi condoles deaths in Sri Lanka

Modi condoles deaths in Sri Lanka

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday condoled the loss of lives in a landslide in Sri Lanka. An official release said the prime minister in…

Jama Masjid’s new Naib Imam hates ‘communal politics’

Jama Masjid’s new Naib Imam hates ‘communal politics’

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Shaban Bukhari, formally named the new Naib Imam of Delhi’s Jama Masjid, Thursday said he was bitterly opposed to “communal politics” and stood for…

IITs to adopt 10 villages

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) All the IITs will adopt 10 villages each and help the government to develop a model for their development as a part of the…

Kyoto deputy mayor visits Varanasi

Kyoto deputy mayor visits Varanasi

Varanasi, Oct 30 (IANS) A Japanese delegation led by Kyoto Deputy Mayor Kenichi Ogasawara visited Varanasi Thursday and met district officials, the city mayor and three legislators. Officials said…

Pune FC face Churchill Brothers in Durand Cup opener

Panaji, Oct 30 (IANS) Pune FC will be eager to kick-off their Durand Cup campaign with a win when they face Goan side Churchill Brothers in their quarterfinal stage…

MoU’s signed for construction of Agra-Lucknow Expressway

Lucknow, Oct 29 (IANS) Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) for the construction of the 302-km-long six-lane expressway between Agra and Lucknow were signed Wednesday between Uttar Pradesh government and five…

Create friendly atmosphere in police stations, says Delhi HC

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the city police to create a congenial atmosphere in police stations to make reporting of crimes against women…

Enforce protection of Good Samaritans: Supreme Court

New Delhi, Oct. Oct 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the government to enforce the recommendations of the expert committee for the protection, from legal and other hassles,…

HC asks zoo panel, Delhi Zoo to reply on visitors’ safety

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought a response from the city police, Delhi Zoo and the Central Zoo Authority on a plea asking to…

Working to bring madarsa students to mainstream: Jamia VC

Working to bring madarsa students to mainstream: Jamia VC

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Jamia Millia Islamia Vice Chancellor Talat Ahmad Wednesday said the university would work to bring madarsa students to mainstream education. “We want to bring…

India to ratify supplementary protocol on biosafety

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The cabinet Wednesday approved ratifying the Nagoyaa-Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol that provides procedures on liability and redressal of damage to biodiversity resulting from living…

India to acquire polar research vessel

India to acquire polar research vessel

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Giving a boost to India’s scientific research, the government Wednesday approved the acquisition of a polar research vessel for Rs.10.51 billion. The approval was…

Blogs

This Robin Hood Army feeds the homeless

This Robin Hood Army feeds the homeless

By Shilpa Raina  New Delhi Every Sunday, at around 8.30 p.m., a group of volunteers…

Kolkata’s iconic Writers’ Buildings in landmark restoration

Kolkata’s iconic Writers’ Buildings in landmark restoration

By Sahana Ghosh  Kolkata Restoring Victorian-era layers shrouded by paint and cement to bring out…

It’s ladoos over chocolates for Indians during Diwali

It’s ladoos over chocolates for Indians during Diwali

By Rahul Vaishnavi New Delhi Despite stiff competition from attractively packed imported chocolates, fancy cookies,…

Madison Square like event planned for Modi in Sydney

Madison Square like event planned for Modi in Sydney

By Sandeep Datta  New Delhi With Prime Minister Narendra Modi set to visit Australia for…

JOHN ROBERTSON MP – MEDIA BRIEFING 5.30PM TOMORROW – NSW LABOR’S PLEDGE TO INCREASE COMMUNITY LANGUAGE SCHOOL FUNDING

JOHN ROBERTSON MP – MEDIA BRIEFING 5.30PM TOMORROW – NSW LABOR’S PLEDGE TO INCREASE COMMUNITY LANGUAGE SCHOOL FUNDING

NSW Labor has announced the largest ever funding boost to the Community Language Schools in…

Victoria moves on medicinal cannabis trials

Victoria moves on medicinal cannabis trials

· Nationwide approach to medicinal cannabis trials · Formation of a Victorian Expert Advisory Committee…

Hon John Day BSc BDSc MLA — $1,000 for deliberately altering a number plate

Hon John Day BSc BDSc MLA — $1,000 for deliberately altering a number plate

Drivers caught deliberately obscuring their car or motorbike number plates will be fined $1,000. The…

Gladys Berejiklian Med Rel: Florence hot on the heels of Elizabeth as second North West tunnel boring machine arrives

Gladys Berejiklian Med Rel: Florence hot on the heels of Elizabeth as second North West tunnel boring machine arrives

Minister for Transport Gladys Berejiklian today announced the second North West Rail Link tunnel boring…

Hon Helen Morton MLC — Minister congratulates Consumers of Mental Health

Hon Helen Morton MLC — Minister congratulates Consumers of Mental Health

Mental Health Minister Helen Morton has congratulated mental health advocacy group, Consumers of Mental Health,…

Matthew Mason-Cox med rel: New reforms for the motor industry

Matthew Mason-Cox med rel: New reforms for the motor industry

Tougher penalties for odometer tampering will be introduced under sweeping new reforms for the motor…

Presentation of Meritorious Unit Citation to Force Communications Unit Cambodia

The Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK, MC (Retd), today presented…

Gladys Berejiklian Med Rel: Cheaper fares for taxi customers as new transport Act passes

Gladys Berejiklian Med Rel: Cheaper fares for taxi customers as new transport Act passes

Minister for Transport Gladys Berejiklian announced taxis would become cheaper and easier for customers to…

Hamburg lose, Augsburg win in German Bundesliga

Hamburg lose, Augsburg win in German Bundesliga

Berlin, Sep 15 (IANS) Hamburg suffer their second straight loss while Augsburg grab their first victory…

Priyanka Chopra meets president at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Priyanka Chopra meets president at Rashtrapati Bhavan

New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) National Award winning actress Priyanka Chopra Wednesday met President Pranab Mukherjee…

‘Modi visit, Tokyo Declaration give new dynamism to India-Japan ties’

‘Modi visit, Tokyo Declaration give new dynamism to India-Japan ties’

New Delhi The Tokyo Declaration taking India-Japan relations to the next level – a Special Strategic…

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Entertainment

Vatsal scares Sanjeeda

Vatsal scares Sanjeeda

Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) All work and no play can make a TV show set a dull place! So, to add some fun, actor Vatsal Sheth decided to pull…

The big risk that Julia Roberts has taken

The big risk that Julia Roberts has taken

Los Angeles, Oct 29 (IANS) Actress Julia Roberts feels she has taken a “big risk” by not going under the knife to fight the ageing marks. “By Hollywood standards,…

Ryan Gosling back to work

Ryan Gosling back to work

Los Angeles, Oct 29 (IANS) Actor Ryan Gosling, who has been lying low since becoming a father, stepped into the spotlight again to shoot for director Shane Black’s conspiracy…

Nick Jonas angry over band split?

Nick Jonas angry over band split?

Los Angeles, Oct 29 (IANS) Pop star Nick Jonas is reportedly angry with his siblings over the breakup of their band – The Jonas Brothers. The trio disbanded in…

Sahil Khan assaulted by Sana Khan’s beau Ismail Khan

Sahil Khan assaulted by Sana Khan’s beau Ismail Khan

Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) ”Style” actor Sahil Khan has alleged that he was assaulted by actress Sana Khan’s so-called beau Ismail Khan at a gym here. The incident took…

Looking at HNY as a cut-off point in my career: Sonu Sood

Looking at HNY as a cut-off point in my career: Sonu Sood

Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) After the release of his big-ticket picture “Happy New Year” (HNY) Sonu Sood has pressed the “pause” button in his career. The idea is to…

‘Court’, ‘Chauranga’, ‘Killa’ bag awards at Mumbai film fest

Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) The 16th Mumbai Film Festival came to a close Tuesday evening with films “Court”, “Chauranga” and “Killa” bagging the top honours. Actor Aamir Khan was…

‘Monster-in-Law’ returns as TV series

‘Monster-in-Law’ returns as TV series

Los Angeles, Oct 15 (IANS) TV series based on popular romantic comedy “Monster-In-Law” is in works. According to a report in Deadline.com, the “Carrie Diaries” developer and executive producer…

Noel Gallagher says no to autobiography

Noel Gallagher says no to autobiography

Los Angeles, Oct 15 (IANS) Former Oasis star Noel Gallagher has turned down offers to write his autobiography because penning a book seems like a “load of homework”. Gallagher…

Robert Downey Jr. joins ‘Captain America 3′ cast

Robert Downey Jr. joins ‘Captain America 3′ cast

Los Angeles, Oct 15 (IANS) Actor Robert Downey Jr. is reportedly set to reprise his “Iron Man” role in the upcoming “Captain America 3”. The Oscar nominee is in…

Aishwarya flags off the 16th Mumbai Film Festival

Aishwarya flags off the 16th Mumbai Film Festival

Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Tuesday declared the 16th Mumbai Film Festival open, calling it a “honour” to be given the privilege. “Kudos to the team…

Lifestyle

71 new dengue cases in Odisha

71 new dengue cases in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Oct 3 (IANS) The authorities Friday confirmed 71 new cases of dengue in Odisha, taking the total number of people suffering…

FIFA will not ban travel to Ebola-hit countries

Madrid, Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) The medical committee of world soccer’s governing body, FIFA, decided Tuesday not to impose a ban on travelling…

Congo confirms six Ebola cases

Congo confirms six Ebola cases

Brazzaville, Aug 28 (IANS) Six cases of the Ebola virus have been confirmed in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Health Minister Felix…

Sports

Golfer Rashid Khan eyes Panasonic Open India

Golfer Rashid Khan eyes Panasonic Open India

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Rising star Rashid Khan is planning another title assault at the $300,000 Panasonic Open India, seven months after claiming a ‘life changing’ first…

Diaspora

Democratising journalism: Giving remote tribal areas a voice

Democratising journalism: Giving remote tribal areas a voice

The story is a bit topsy-turvy these days as far as journalism education goes, especially in the tribal areas in Central India. Instead of rural students coming…

Technology

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus now available in India

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus now available in India

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) The much-awaited iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are here in India for sale from Friday. The phones were unveiled at Apple headquarters…

Health

71 new dengue cases in Odisha

71 new dengue cases in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Oct 3 (IANS) The authorities Friday confirmed 71 new cases of dengue in Odisha, taking the total number of people suffering from the disease in the state…

International Business

India’s spices exports rise by 32 percent

India’s spices exports rise by 32 percent

India’s spices exports jumped by 32 percent to $1.39 billion in the April-November period of the current financial year, according to data released by the Spices Board…

Living

‘Lakshaya…’ not made for entertainment: Niret Alva

‘Lakshaya…’ not made for entertainment: Niret Alva

 ”Lakshaya: EK Living Planet” is not meant to entertain, but to educate and to create awareness about environmental issues, says its host Niret Alva. “Lakshaya: EK Living…

Interview

English as she is spoke

English as she is spoke

What’s “puncher” got to do with “shock observer”? Well, one explanation is that since the car’s shock absorber was defective, the tyre punctured when the vehicle went…

Blogs

This Robin Hood Army feeds the homeless

This Robin Hood Army feeds the homeless

By Shilpa Raina  New Delhi Every Sunday, at around 8.30 p.m., a group of volunteers in green t-shirts heads out in different directions with packed food like…

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