27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Voicing concern over the practice of "paid news" by some publications to mop up revenue, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said there was a need for a "self-correcting mechanism" to check such aberrations.
20 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Technology giant Google has officially closed its Currents news reader application for Android based platform. The app was available to users for quite a time since December 2011.
05 Apr 2014
Mathura: Launching a scathing attack on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Civil Aviation Minister and RLD supremo Ajit Singh has called for unity among secular forces to prevent communal elements from gaining an upper hand in the Lok Sabha elections.
10 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Former Samajwadi Party leaders Amar Singh and Jaya Prada on Monday joined the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) in presence of party president Chaudhary Ajit Singh.
15 Feb 2014
Mumbai: Amit Sadh wonders why the news about his exit from Amole Gupte's "Hawaa Hawaai" has been blown out of proportion. He says he didn't walk out of the movie due to monetary issues.
28 Oct 2014
Washington: A man from Massachusetts has beaten one in 9.7 trillion odds to win the same lottery twice. Kenneth J Stokes from Norwood is a lottery season ticket holder, which automatically enters him into every drawing of a certain lottery with specific, pre-set numbers of his choosing.
23 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Microsoft has collaborated with ‘Amar Chitra Katha’ to launch an application of this comic book on Windows 8. The application, which was launched on Saturday at Mumbai Comic Con, will be available in over 20 languages.
10 Dec 2013
Washington: After the Boston marathon bombings, people who spent six hours a day scouring media for updates were more traumatised than those who were actually there, a US study has suggested.
07 Nov 2014
Facebook Inc said users would now have option to donate directly to various Ebola relief charities through a button at the top of their News Feeds.
08 Nov 2011
Amidst the intensifying debate on trifurcation of Uttar Pradesh, Rastriya Lokmanch supremo Amar Singh batted for the division and asked Chief Minister Mayawati to bring a proposal in this regard in the Winter Session of state Assembly.