05 Dec 2015
Chennai: Fish carts and two wheelers were the mode of transport for patients to reach hospitals during past three days, said an official. The hospital also received patients from several other hospitals affected by flood and power cut, N Sathyabhama, director of medical services and quality-southern region at Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd., said yesterday.
25 Feb 2016
Washington: US President Barack Obama today signed a bill to ban the import of goods like fish, electronics and cocoa produced by forced labour, closing a legal loophole in an 85-year-old law that has failed to keep such products out of America.
28 Jan 2016
London: The Earth's surface is being noticeably altered by the production of long-lasting man-made materials, resulting in an 'age of plastic', warns a new study.
21 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi says his six-year-old son has made him a better person and a responsible father, besides teaching him to "never give up".
06 Jan 2016
Tokyo: A Japanese sushi boss paid more than USD 117,000 yesterday for a giant bluefin tuna as Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market held its last New Year auction ahead of a much-needed modernisation move.
15 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Jacqueline Fernandez, who is currently shooting for her upcoming movie 'Dishoom', has made her way to Los Angeles for a hush-hush meeting with some American filmmakers.
07 Oct 2015
Sydney: When you think of the world's greatest athletes, names like Usain Bolt generally spring to mind, but scientists have discovered the best athletes could well be found in the water, covered in scales, according to a new study.
12 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor, who will be seen romancing actress Kareena Kapoor Khan in director R. Balki's upcoming film 'Ki and Ka', says he was 15 years old when the 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' actress made her film debut.
12 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Keeping up the offensive on the Vijay Mallya issue, Congress today alleged the businessman was 'made to run away with active abetment' of government agencies.
26 Dec 2015
Vrindavan: Firebrand BJP leader Sakshi Maharaj criticised the Congress today repeatedly disrupting parliament during its winter session that concluded on December 23, saying the party is yet to digest the drubbing it has received in last year's Lok Sabha elections.