23 May 2016
Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan will be holding a special screening of Marathi movie 'Sairat', a searing indictment of caste discrimination, here today.
22 May 2016
Mumbai: Anurag Thakur was today unanimously elected as the youngest BCCI President post-Independence, while Ajay Shirke was chosen as Secretary in a smooth change of guard at a time when the world's richest Board is sailing through choppy waters.
20 May 2016
New Delhi: Rating agency Moody's today said it has revised the outlook on Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) to negative from stable.
19 May 2016
Washington: The US has a "very special relationship" with India and it will continue to work with the country in various areas of mutual cooperation, a top official has said ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's expected visit here next month.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Navratri is one of the holiest Hindu festivals celebrated across the country. During this festival, people worship different avatars of goddess Durga for nine days and observe fast. Some observe fast for nine days while some prefer to fast on the first and last day of this festive period. People on fast prefer to eat foods made of sabudana, kuttu atta, and fruits as they are light on the stomach, and add rock salt to their meals instead of regular salt. Also, garlic and onion are not consumed during these nine auspicious days.
11 May 2016
New Delhi: Around 400 railway stations across the country will be revamped into iconic structures as a station is a starting point of any city and attracts maximum footfalls, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said today.
20 Aug 2012
Gearing up for upcoming festive season, Railways has decided to run more than 500 special trains to Patna, Lucknow, Jammu and Amritsar among other cities to clear extra Puja rush.
12 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Navratri, the nine day festival that celebrates Maa Durga has entered the seventh day today. Devotees are sunk in religious and festive fervour with rituals being practised with utmost enthusiasm.
20 Apr 2016
New Delhi: India's Durga Thakur has been promoted to international outdoor umpire by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) following her good performance at the recently-held Hawkes Bay Cup in Hastings, New Zealand.
10 May 2016
New Delhi: The Special Protection Group (SPG) and the Intelligence Bureau (IB) were yesterday ordered by the government to take maximum precautions for Rahul Gandhi's security after an anonymous letter threatening to kill him surfaced.