05 Mar 2012
Unidentified militants exploded a powerful bomb at the house of a Congress candidate in Imphal West district of Manipur, the police said on Monday. Sources said the militants threw the bomb at around 10.30 PM on Sunday at R K Anand's house at Naoriya Pakhang Lakpa area. Anand who is contesting from Naoriya Pakhang Lakpa assembly constituency and his family members were present in the house at the time of the incident.
23 Oct 2011
Far away from the political epicentre Delhi is a different journalist sprawling with pure passion of nationalism and public welfare. Gauri Shankar Rajak, an 81-year old in Dumka in Jharkhand has not been as lucky as the Gandhian Anna Hazare in getting popularity and support of the masses, but he too has been treading a similar path to banish corruption.
25 Oct 2012
More than 100 foreign students and scores of local activists on Wednesday evening celebrated United Nations Day in Agra with dances, songs and speeches.
23 Oct 2012
To promote the use of Hindi, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will establish a 'Rajbhasha Cell' in all its 56 regional centres, officials said on Tuesday.
25 Oct 2011
Releasing a film during Diwali, one of the biggest festivals in India might be a sure way of earning good revenues, but over the years, the presence of this festivity on celluloid has diminished clearly. Like many other festivals in India, including holi, dahi handi and Ganesh festival,
08 Aug 2012
Like Sonakshi Sinha, Prachi Desai also seems to be opting to act with older heroes. After Abhishek Bachchan in Bol Bachchan, it is now Sanjay Dutt for Prachi. The actress has given her nod to co-star with Dutt in the Hindi remake of the Tamil flick Saamy. She begins shooting later this month in Hyderabad.
05 Apr 2012
Acting upon promises made during party’s campaign for state assembly polls, the newly elected SP government has started exercises on proving itself the real well wisher of the Muslim community of state. Akhilesh Yadav led Samajwadi Party government has announced to revoke cases against innocent Muslim youth and release them from jail including offering them proper compensations.The state government is also mulling over bringing a legislation in this regard.
11 Feb 2012
Although only two more days are left to file nominations for the March 3 Goa polls, Congress is yet to announce its four candidates even as the party is facing trouble from Trinamool Congress which is absorbing the rebels.
24 Apr 2012
While indicating a declining reading rate of newspapers and magazines, a survey in China has found only half of the Chinese read a little and only 1.2 percent of the people claim to be reading a lot, an increasing number of them online.
07 Feb 2012
Ahead of elections in Uttar Pradesh starting February 8, the Election Commission has relaxed the conditions for use of aircraft in campaigning and its expenditure monitoring.