30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Under attack over his remarks that official auditor should not "sensationalise" its audit findings, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said media did not accurately reflect the spirit of his speech at the CAG conference.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Delhi boy Rohan Gandotra has been chosen to play the male lead in Ashotush Gowariker's TV debut show 'Everest'. Rohan will play Aakash Joshi, a dare-devil journalist, on the show and will be seen making a documentary on the highest mountain range.
25 Oct 2014
Chennai: Amidst growing voices accusing the union government of trying to "impose" Hindi through the state-run radio service, All India Radio on Saturday said it was "committed to conserve, enrich and promote regional languages."
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has proposed making paid news an electoral offence to provide a strong deterrent in a bid to stamp out the menace.
15 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Shiv Sena's Hindi mouthpiece 'Dopahar Ka Saamna', poured vitriol on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing that he and his party had forgotten Sena's contribution to their landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections.
11 Oct 2014
Chennai: Hrithik Roshan-starrer 'Bang Bang', which has raked in over Rs 4 crore within the first week of its release in Kerala, has become the most successful Hindi film in the state.
06 Oct 2014
Mumbai: To promote use of Hindi and reach out to investors conversant in this language, capital markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has enhanced focus on its use and will soon empanel professionals for translation of its various documents into this language.
07 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Model-turned-actress Lisa Haydon, who shares screen space with Akshay Kumar in upcoming film 'The Shaukeens', says in her initial years in Bollywood she used to watch the 'Khiladi' star's films to learn Hindi.
28 Oct 2014
Washington: A man from Massachusetts has beaten one in 9.7 trillion odds to win the same lottery twice. Kenneth J Stokes from Norwood is a lottery season ticket holder, which automatically enters him into every drawing of a certain lottery with specific, pre-set numbers of his choosing.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi/Chennai: Under attack from Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and political parties in the state, the UGC decided to withdraw its controversial circular directing universities to teach Hindi as one of the primary languages in undergraduate courses.