16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Acid attack victim Laxmi will walk the ramp at the third edition of India Runway Week (IRW) in New Delhi on Friday. Laxmi, who has been selected for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award, will walk as a showstopper on the first day for designer Dolly J.
08 Sep 2014
Kolkata: To spread her Imphal-based boxing academy all over the country, Olympian boxer M C Mary Kom wants Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who acted in the biopic 'Mary Kom', to become its brand ambassador.
10 Aug 2014
Mumbai: While there were reports that the government is planning to take back Saif Ali Khan's Padma Shri award, the Bollywood actor's wife Kareena Kapoor has put the rumours to rest by saying that the authorities have sent a letter mentioning they are not taking back the award.
14 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) has recommended captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's name for the prestigious Padma Bhushan and batting mainstay Virat Kohli for the Padma Shri.
28 Aug 2014
New York: Renowned Indian singer Kavita Krishnamurthy and her violin maestro husband L Subramaniam have been honoured by the New Jersey Assembly for their contributions to world music.
11 Sep 2014
Lucknow: The BJP on Thursday saw a conspiracy behind "cancellation" of permission for Yogi Adityanath's election meetings and said the decision was taken by the Samajwadi Party as it feared defeat in the by-polls.
24 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Falling in line with other Delhi University-affliated colleges, Shri Ram College of Commerce announced that it has deferred its admission process hours after issuing a provisional cut-off list for its undergraduate Commerce course.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO)'s trustees are likely to defer on Tuesday the decision on interest rate on PF deposits for 2014-15, as the proposed 8.7 percent may not be acceptable to union representatives.
21 Aug 2014
Dehradun: The weather was clear in most parts of Uttarakhand except light to moderate rain at isolated places, allowing 'Char Dham' pilgrims to leave for Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri.
09 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The new edition of Lalit Arpan Festival, which came into being in 2002 with the efforts of Kathak exponent Shovana Narayan and the late Ustad Shafaat Ahmed Khan, will start September 17.