07 Jul 2015
New York: Excess use of smartphones and internet can kill your memory, leading to so-called "digital amnesia," says a new survey.
29 Jun 2015
Geneva: Israel's blockade of Gaza has impeded the realisation of every right of the population there and strangulated its economy, a UN investigator told the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) today.
03 Jul 2015
Mumbai: It was touted to be a film which takes on the Khap Panchayat as it is inspired by the real life tragic love story of Manoj and Babli who were killed in the name of honour. So 'Guddu Rangeela' had all the potential of becoming a powerful, deeply disturbing film which shows the mirror to the archaic, barbaric ways that a particular panchayat functions in. But, alas, it is not.
10 Jun 2015
BEIRUT: Syrian rebels seized a sprawling military base in a lightning assault yesterday, marking the latest in a series of defeats for President Bashar Assad’s increasingly embattled forces, rebels and activists said.
30 Jun 2015
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh State Information Commission today rejected the contention that information regarding purchase of land by Priyanka Vadra at Chharabra cannot be given for security reasons and directed the authorities concerned to provide all information in this regard to an RTI activist within 10 days.
22 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The human body is one of the greatest creations of nature. And the way its mechanism works with least effort from our side is remarkable and at the same time astonishing. We bring you seven facts which will throw light on what all a human body does in a span of just 'one year'.
14 Jun 2011
Fearing the repetition of last June’s violence in the Valley, claiming more than 100 youths, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has all set to ban the entry of human rights activist Arundhati Roy and eminent lawyer and Rajya Sabha MP Ram Jethmalani in Kashmir.
12 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday set aside the look out circular issued against Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai who was offloaded from a flight to London two months back, saying her fundamental right to travel cannot be curtailed.
14 Jun 2015
Mumbai: RBI will have more room to cut repo rate if monsoon continues to progress at the current pace and inflation is kept under control, State Bank of India (SBI) Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya today said.
19 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Star Sports on Friday extended the telecast rights of all major hockey events to be held in the country, including the Hockey India League for a period of three years from 2016 to 2018.