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India

  • UGC to crack whip on bias towards Dalits

    New Delhi/Chennai, Oct 8 (): “It has come to the notice of the UGC that, suicides (are) being committed by Dalit students in higher education institutes due to caste discrimination on grounds of their social origin. Officials and faculty members should desist from any act of discrimination against Dalit students,” UGC Joint Secretary K C…

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  • Congress may opt for President rule in Andhra

    New Delhi,Oct 8 (): Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Central Government is looking into the option of imposing President’s Rule in Andhra Pradesh to tide over the crisis. However, sources also added that the imposition of President’s Rule in a state has to be ratified by Parliament and the Opposition may shoot it down…

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  • Sania Mirza undergoes surgery

    Hyderabad, Oct 8 (): Indian tennis star Sania Mirza, 24 year old who was facing injury-forced rest from the game will continue for a few more weeks of rest as she has undergone an arthroscopic surgery on her left-knee at Apollo Hospital on Saturday. Father of the tennis star, Imran said, “Sania had torn her…

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  • Will Actor Vijay’s Dad sweep Tamil Film Producers Election?

    Chennai, Oct 9  (): The Tamilnadu Film Producers Council elections to take place on Oct 9 will witness a three cornered contest with odds in favour of the team led by S A Chandrasekhar (SAC) and father of actor Vijay who is currently the acting President of the Council. Previous President Rama Narayanan had resigned…

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  • Delhi HC key conspirator nabbed

    New Delhi, Oct 7 (): Wasim a medical student in Bangladesh was picked by NIA at the border. He is the key person behind the Delhi High Court bombing and along with four others with help of contacts in Kishtpur in Kashmir executed the bombing. Wasim was lured by the Harkat-ul-Jehadi Islami (HuJI) in Bangladesh…

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  • Maoists kill Four Jawans

    New Delhi, Oct 7 (): In the ongoing army action against Maoists in the Naxalite controlled areas in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district, a truck was blown up after it ran over a mine . Four jawans of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) were killed and three others injured. In an earlier attack the Maoists blew up…

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  • After Rajnikant it is now Amitabh Bachchan in SRK’s Ra One

    Mumbai, Oct 6 ():After Rajnikant it is now Amitabh Bachchan to star in Shah Rukh’s Ra One which is scheduled to be released twenty days later.While shooting for Ra One Superstar, Rajnikant told Shah Rukh Khan and director Anubhav to make a few changes in the action scenes. Both where huddled together along with representative…

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  • Anti Koodankulam activists to meet PM

    Chennai, Oct 6 (): Anti-Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) team has sought an appointment with PM through the Tamil Nadu Chief Secertary office. The team consisting of  ten members has to contact Chief  Secretary Debendranath Sarangi. The KNPP members will be informed the time and also the members of the State Government who will accompany…

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  • Burning Ravana effigy brings bad luck

    Dharmashala, Oct 6 (): When people across the country today burn effigy of Ravana and his brothers and celebrate it as victory of good over evil on Dusherra day today, in a sleepy village Baijnath, a town of Kangra district located about 60 km from here, people do not burn the effigy of Ravana. Even markets…

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  • NRI husbands lose passports for wife harassment

    New Delhi, Oct 6 (): The Regional Passport offices across the country have constituted a women complaint cell for Non Resident Indians (NRI) . Based on a complaint from the spouse the office will confiscate the husband’s passport. The highest number of complaint was recorded in Jallandhar. We have so far received 198 complains and…

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