Kochi, August 21
Former Union Minister for Disinvestment and noted journalist Arun Shourie has suggested 15 steps to remove India’s growth hiccups and to put the country in a higher growth trajecto...
New York, Aug 14
Microsoft’s India-born CEO Satya Nadella was doused with a bucket of ice water on his head as part of a challenge he took to raise awareness about a neurodegenerative disease and in turn challenge...
Houston (US), Aug 12
Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams has died at the age of 63.
According to police in Marin County, California, Williams was found “unconscious and not breathing” just before...
New Delhi, Aug 8
Attacked over his absence from Rajya Sabha, Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said there was a medical emergency that kept him away from Delhi and that he did not mean disrespect to any institution.<...
Kolkata, July 29
West Bengal Government today decided to appeal before a division bench of the Calcutta High Court challenging a single bench order that directed registration of an FIR against Trinamool Congress...
Mumbai, July 25
It was sometime in end-June 2012 when reports began doing the rounds that Rajesh Khanna was dying. As crowds began to gather outside his iconic bungalow, Aashirwad, the former superstar em...
July 4, 2014
There’s nothing surprising about tennis star Maria Sharapova’s ignorance of Tendulkar. These people should realise that cricket is played by just some ten nations and the ICC is struggling...
June 26, 2014
The two prime ministers resemble each other in ways the Congress certainly will not appreciate
Geneva, June 24
Documents relating to Michael Schumacher have been stolen, the Formula One star’s management said, with the thieves claiming them to be medical records about his coma from a devastating ski crash...
Melbourne, Aug 19
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not leave the Ecuador embassy in London, where the whistleblower was holed up for over two years, without getting a guarantee that he will not be extradited t...
Mumbai, Aug 12
The Indian Super League (ISL) on Tuesday got a dash of South American flavour with Colombian defenders Jairo Suarez and Andres Gonzalez confirming their participation in the inaugural edition of t...
New Delhi, Aug 10
Speculation is rife that former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose may be named for the country’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna.
The speculation has...
Kolkata, August 7
Tata’s remark on pace of industrialisation in the State stirs controversy »
August 4, 2014
Politics is all about pendulum swings. Ask Sonia Gandhi »
Kharagpur (WB), July 26
Wipro Chairman Azim Premji was today honoured with a doctorate by IIT Kharagpur.
The 69-year-old businessman and philanthropist was given the honorary degree of Doctor of Science “for bei...
July 17, 2014
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa is rolling out a slew of products and services under her name
Ahmedabad, June 27
Kiran Mahida, the tea vendor who shot to fame as a proposor for Narendra Modi’s candidature from the Vadodara Lok Sabha constituency in April, on Friday shut off Bollywood actor Vidya Balan from h...
New Delhi, June 24
Looming Assembly polls, Munde’s death create urgent need for a strong party chief »
Los Angeles, June 20
Gerry Goffin, co-writer of numerous hits from the ’60s and ‘70s, died on Thursday of natural causes at the age of 75 in Los Angeles, according to multiple media reports citing his wife, Michele Go...