04 Mar 2015
Mumbai: Taking a dig at the brewing dissent in the Congress over appointment of Ashok Chavan and Sanjay Nirupam as respective chiefs of Maharashtra and Mumbai party units, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday said, “Voices of dissent against these appointments have no relevance in the Congress.”
26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Surprised at being selected for the Padma Shri, Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj says she was not expecting the prestigious honour with some men’s team superstars also in the race.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The legendary filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali hosted a very special party on Tuesday evening. The director who rarely throw any party have got a major reason to celebrate this time as he was chosen by the NDA Government for Padma Shri award on the eve of 66th Republic Day.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Renowned Bollywood scriptwriter Salim Khan (79), who has penned down scripts for many superhit films in 70's including 'Sholay' and 'Deewar', refused to accept 'Padma Shri' award conferred to him by the government. The veteran scriptwriter said it is too late for the government to acknowledge his contribution to the Indian film industry.
21 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Singer-actor Aditya Narayan, who is currently hosting singing reality TV show 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs', says he is an ardent fan of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Assamese filmmaker Jahnu Barua, selected for the Padma Bhushan, says the award is a recognition to the cinema industry in general and to the northeast in particular and will inspire more people from the region in various fields.
26 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Bureaucrat-turned-politician and Lok Satta Party founder Jayaprakash Narayan on Thursday hailed the 2015-16 Railway Budget as the best railway budget in the past 20-25 years.
17 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Asking officials to speed up repair work of roads en route to the four Himalayan shrines, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said he will travel by road to the last point of each Char dham yatra routes to review preparations for this year's pilgrimage.
09 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The final medical report by AIIMS in the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar says that she died of poisoning, administered either through oral route or injection and the injuries on her barring one were a result of a "scuffle", according to the police FIR lodged in this case.
08 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Taking forward its probe into the murder of Sunanda Pushkar, the wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, Delhi Police on Thursday questioned their domestic help Shri Narayan Singh but said they had not yet called the MP for questioning.