12 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Supermodel-actress Dipannita Sharma Atwal, who was awarded for her contribution to modelling, acting as well as being a businesswoman at the Woman Achievers award recently, says it feels special to be chosen for the honour.
14 Mar 2014
Dehradun: The Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party in Uttarakhand has raised objection to Chief Minister Harish Rawat still residing along with his officials at the Bijapur state guest house despite the CM residence being located nearby, alleging it is a sheer waste of public money.
05 Mar 2014
Cuttack: Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that Odisha does not have any ‘special disadvantage’ to get special category status and the state should focus on ‘other windows’ to get more assistance from the Centre.
06 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Delhi has been pegged as the most unsafe city in the country, for the second time in a row, by women travellers, a recent survey has found. Kolkata and Jaipur have been ranked second and third most unsafe cities respectively.
12 Mar 2014
Hyderabad: Taking a cue from AAP and BJP, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) led by K Chandrasekhar Rao has also sought donations from general public to fund its campaign for the Lok Sabha and Legislative Assembly elections.
10 Mar 2014
Itanagar: BJP on Monday alleged that the special campaign to provide one more opportunity to newly eligible voters to include their names in electoral rolls in Arunachal Pradesh has "failed" due to "irresponsibility" of District Electoral Registration Officers.
13 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh on Monday said that there should be no dilution of AFSPA in Jammu and Kashmir in view of the prevailing situation in the region, including possible terrorist spillover into the Valley after US drawdown in Afghanistan.
09 Dec 2013
New Delhi: A Parliamentary panel on Monday slammed nuclear regulator Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) for failing to bring out a comprehensive nuclear radiation safety policy for three decades and batted for giving it statutory status with enhanced legal powers.
04 Mar 2014
Chennai: Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna, who worked with his late father Akkineni Nageswara Rao and son Akkineni Naga Chaitanya in forthcoming Telugu drama "Manam", says the experience was adventurous and memorable.
24 Mar 2014
New York: What about plants that can sense pollution and even detect chemical explosives? By embedding tiny structures called carbon nanotubes into chloroplasts -- the energy factories inside plant cells -- researchers have been successful in increasing their light-capturing ability by 30 percent.