25 Jul 2011
Super 30, Bihar's free coaching centre which helps economically backward students crack the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE), has been given an extensive write-up in a leading Canadian newspaper.
28 Jun 2014
Mumbai: Southern actor Dhanush, who made an impressive debut in Bollywood with "Raanjhanaa" last year, now plans to do only one film each in Tamil and Hindi every year. He feels too much work means not doing justice to any of his films.
10 Jul 2011
Passionate readers trooped into corner shops on Sunday to pick up the last edition of the 168-year -old 'News of the World' tabloid, as Rupert Murdoch arrived here to take charge of his UK media empire amid a controversy that his company used illegal news gathering practices.
20 Jun 2014
Lucknow: Amid controversy over Centre's move to give priority to Hindi on official social media, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said the Samajwadi Party government and the party had always been in favour of Hindi and Urdu.
01 Feb 2012
The government has distanced itself from the Rushdie controversy on his proposed visit to India for attending the Jaipur Literature Festival. Union Home Minister P Chidambaram made it clear that it was Rushdie’s sole decision to cancel his India visit and the government must not be held responsible for the same.
31 Jan 2012
CBI Joint Director V V Lakshmi Narayana on Tuesday met Andhra Pradesh Chief Secretary Pankaj Dwivedi and briefed him about the arrest of Principal Secretary (Home) B P Acharya in the Emaar Properties scandal.
27 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) may not harm Islam in India, but it will certainly destroy Hinduism, Hindi poet Ashok Vajpeyi said yesterday.
04 Aug 2013
New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's much-awaited "Chennai Express" is lined up for a strong release in non-traditional international markets. In Peru, it is said to be the first Hindi film to release on the same day as it hits theatres in India on August 9.
13 Mar 2012
A slight earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale was felt in western Uttar Pradesh early Tuesday with light aftershocks being experienced in parts of Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR).
20 Sep 2014
Delhi: Television producer Gajendra Singh on Friday launched ‘Family Antakshari #Baithe Baithe Kya Kare’, a musical game show in New Delhi. Singh, the man behind ‘Antakshari’, has given a twist to the new version - this time the families will be invited to play the musical game.