01 Mar 2015
New Delhi: In a bizarre suggestion, a senior Madhya Pradesh minister has sought a law that allows people to domesticate or keep as pets big cats like lions and tigers for their conservation.
02 Mar 2015
Shillong: Two people were injured on Monday morning after militants hurled a crude bomb at a petrol pump in Meghalaya's West Khasi Hills district, police said.
03 Mar 2015
Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who is awaiting the release of Tamil period-drama "Uttama Villain", will soon start working on a yet-untitled thriller in the language.
01 Mar 2015
Kolkata: Tamil Nadu edged out last edition's runners-up Maharashtra by virtue of first innings lead in a drawn encounter on Sunday, to set up a summit clash with their southern rivals and reigning champions Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament.
28 Feb 2015
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Friday asked the Centre to take urgent steps for release of 29 fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, besides releasing a financial package of Rs 1,520 crore for improving the socio-economic status of the state's fishermen.
18 Dec 2014
Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday held election rallies in a former Tamil Tiger stronghold and urged Tamils to vote for him in next month's presidential election.
12 Feb 2015
Mumbai: If the grapevine is to be believed, Emraan Hashmi will have to wait longer for the India release of his maiden international project 'Tigers'. Helmed by Oscar-winning director Danis Tanovic, the Indo-French-British film is slated to hit the theaters here next month.
02 Jan 2015
Colombo: Battling a flurry of defections and accused of sending troops to the Tamil-dominated northern region to prevent them from voting in the January 8 polls, Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Friday appealed to the minority community to trust him and vote for his party.
26 Feb 2015
Chennai: Close on the heels of the controversy surrounding author Perumal Murugan's work "Mathorubagan", an upcoming writer in Karur was allegedly assaulted by members of a particular community accusing him of making some derogatory references in his novel.