| 2012 | January | 7

  • Vilasrao Deshmukh critical, Riteish to donate liver to dad

    Chennai, Aug 7 ():Vilasrao Deshmukh, former Maharashtra Chief Minister is under treatment in Global Hospital in Chennai, as he is suffering from a serious liver ailment and multiple organ failure, said sources. Vilasrao’s son Riteish Deshmukh, a famous Bollywood actor, is expected  to donate a part of his liver to his ailing father. After the…

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  • Maatraan audio launch in Singapore on August 9

    Chennai, Aug 7 (): The forthcoming movie of Surya’s Maatraan will have its grand audio launch in Singapore on August 9. It is said the launch would be one of the biggest ever audio launches. Harris Jayaraj has composed the music and there are said to be five tracks. Sony Music snapped the audio rights…

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  • Chinese daily accuses India of following dual policy on Tibet

    Beijing, Aug 7 (): A Chinese web edition said unlike western countries India does not directly interfere with China’s domestic issues but appears to be reserving the “card of exiled Tibetans for future use”. They accuse India of following a two-track policy on Tibet by supporting separatists on one hand while recognising the region as…

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  • Chennai school asked to repay donation for admitting a child

    New Delhi, Aug 7 (): The Apex consumer commission asked a Chennai school to refund Rs 25,000 to the father of a child, as the school pressurized the parent to pay the amount as donation for its New Auditorium Project (NAP) to admit his daughter there. The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission’s direction came after…

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  • Bal Thackeray hits out at Advani : Stop adding fuel to fire

    Mumbai, Aug 7 (): Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray on Tuesday hit out at senior saffron party leader LK Advani for projecting  a non-Congress, non-NDA government in 2014 Lok Sabha election. Bal Thackeray while criticizing Advani in his party mouth-piece Saamna said that Advani by his statement is trying to add fuel to the fire…

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  • Weight training may help reduce diabetes risk

    Washington, August 7 (ANI): Researchers say men who do weight training regularly-for example, for 30 minutes per day, five days per week-may be able to reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes by up to 34 percent. And if they combine weight training and aerobic exercise, such as brisk walking or running, they may be…

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  • Victoria Police says Rs 57 lakh reward for return of Indian fugitive important for ensuring justice (Update: Reward)

    Melbourne/New Delhi, Aug.7 (ANI): Police in Victoria, Australia, today said that announcing a Rs.57 lakh reward to anyone providing information leading to the location, arrest and subsequent return to Victoria of Mr Puneet Puneet, the absconding Indian fugitive, was an important forward step to ensure that justice was delivered to the family of 19-year-old student…

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  • VP polls: Sachin, Rekha cast their votes

    New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Newly nominated members of the Rajya Sabha, master blaster Sachin Tendulkar and veteran actress Rekha, cast their votes on Tuesday to choose India’s 14th vice president. Prominent among those who exercised their franchise in Parliament included Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi,…

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