07 Feb 2015
Berlin: Germany and a leading anti-corporal punishment group rejected as "unacceptable" the pope's comments that it is okay to spank your children to discipline them, as long as their dignity is maintained.
27 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Having worked together in the Free Press Journal in 1947 as political cartoonists, the bond between Bal Thackeray and noted cartoonist R K Laxman remained intact through the passage of time, spanning decades.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday stayed the trial court proceedings against MNS chief Raj Thackeray in various cases lodged against him for allegedly making anti-Bihari remarks in 2008.
02 May 2015
Mumbai: Akshay Kumar's much talked about Bollywood project "Gabbar is Back" has received an opening of Rs.13.05 crore.
10 Dec 2014
Mumbai: In a U-turn from its earlier stand to include Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in a panel to discuss construction of party patriarch Bal Thackeray's memorial, the Maharashtra government resolution (GR) has not included any political leaders in the committee.
16 Jun 2015
Mumbai: It is known that Deepika Padukone is juggling between Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Bajirao Mastani' and Imtiaz Ali's 'Tamasha', with both slated to release by year-end. However, if the latest buzz doing the industry rounds is to be believed, the shoot of 'Tamasha' might have to wait a while, as the actress is busy shooting for 'Bajirao Mastani'.
19 Jun 2015
New Delhi: L K Advani's remarks that "forces that can crush democracy are stronger" now and Emergency was possible triggered speculation whether it was directed against Prime Minister Narendra Modi which the Opposition parties felt it was indeed pointed at him.
08 Jun 2015
Mumbai: The Shiv Sena today hit out at All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) for opposing Maharashtra government's decision to allot land for building memorials to historic figures and well-known personalities from the state, a move that Owaisi-led party has called a 'waste of public money'.
19 Jun 2015
Nottingham: England captain Eoin Morgan struck a blistering century in a record winning-chase as his side beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the fourth One-day International at Trent Bridge to level the five-match series at 2-2.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Kalki Koechlin's brilliant portrayal of a vivacious girl with cerebral palsy in 'Margarita With A Straw' garnered acclaim from everyone but the actress was particularly touched by Vidya Balan'semotional response to her role.