22 Jan 2014
Kottayam: Mary Roy, women rights activist and mother of Man Booker prize winner Arundhati Roy, has joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
21 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Not many are aware that actress Madhuri Dixit’s mother, Snehlata Dixit, is a trained classical singer. And while daughter Madhuri has taken to the music for films such as 'Devdas' and Wajood, Snehlata Dixit will be singing for a Bollywood film for the first time.
27 Feb 2014
Kendrapara (Odisha): A sound-recordist from Mumbai's film industry has made a documentary to pay tribute to his mother who, he said, was a great inspiration.
26 Feb 2014
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been a huge inspiration for many, says his parents were his "greatest inspiration" and that he feels his mother was "the most beautiful woman".
06 Mar 2014
Los Angeles: Russian President Vladimir Putin is a tough but thin-skinned leader who is squandering his country's potential, former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said. Clinton’s remark came a day after she likened Putin’s actions in the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine to those of Adolf Hitler.
05 Aug 2011
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has accused the Syrian Government of killing more than 2,000 of its own citizens during its ongoing brutal crackdown against opposition protesters as the Obama Administration moved to further isolate President Bashar Assad and his inner circle.
01 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Mother Dairy, the largest milk supplier in the Delhi-NCR region, will increase prices by Rs 2 a litre across all variants with effect from Saturday due to a rise in procurement costs.
01 Apr 2012
Iran and six world powers have agreed to meet in Istanbul, on April 13 for the latest round of talks over Iran's nuclear programme, US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has said.
23 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Actress Moon Moon Sen is contemplating the idea of penning a coffee table book about her late mother, the reclusive Bengali screen goddess Suchitra Sen. But the book will be sans details of her personal life.
29 Nov 2013
United Nations: The UN Children's Fund says it is alarmed about increasing HIV and AIDS rates among adolescents over the last seven years and is advocating an aggressive program that includes condom distribution and antiretroviral treatment.