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In Delhi, Dr Singh, Obama share warm vibes
United States President Barack Obama on Sunday arrived in Delhi on the second leg of his three-day visit to India. He was personally received by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who set aside......
The world's most influential women
If you had a choice, would you rather be like former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher or superstar Angelina Jolie? It seems that women would rather follow in the footsteps of Thatcher than......
West Bengal civic polls pass off peacefully
Barring stray incidents of violence, West Bengal's civic polls went off smoothly, with 65 per cent turn-out. The 141-ward Kolkata Municipal Corporation was the bone of contention between......
A peek into the stunning BMW Vision
Cars and movies have a long connection. Well, one such action movie was recently shot in Mumbai and to the delight of car lovers the sequences were those that involved a BMW Vision,......
Corporate America goes ga-ga over India Budget
Corporate America has showered kudos on Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for his latest Budget, describing it as a 'very forward-looking confident budget'. Ron Somers, president of the US-India......
Illicit financial flows: Top 10 nations
India is one of the world's largest exporters of illicit capital with an estimated outflow of a whopping $104 billion between 2000 and 2008, according to a US-based think tank Global Financial......
How Jahangir turned scooters into super machines
Sheikh Jahangir starts an old scooter at his modest car painting workshop in Jalgaon as the daily power cut begins and the electric lights, spray painting device starts working again. While......
The case of the FinMin's missing table, and more
If budget policy started changing around the mid-1980s, it is for a reason. The original oak wood table used by successive finance ministers, right from the time of the interim government before......
Review: Mad About Dance is not a pathbreaking film
The film leaves much to be desired, writes Nishi Tiwari. The Wikipedia entry of Sahil Prem’s dance movie Mad About Dance describes the film as ‘Essentially a dance film, it focuses on......
'Kool has no logic but it has magic'
After delivering three consecutive hits (Mungaru Male, Cheluvina Chittara, Gaalipata), it has been a downhill journey for actor Ganesh barring films like Krishna, Aramane and Maleyali......
How Yana, Kalki learnt Hindi
Vikas Kumar is better recognised as Inspector Deshmukh of Kotey Sikkey on Sony Entertainment Television. But we don't know that this actor is also a language trainer for many Bollywood actors. An......
Arbaaz Khan to direct Dabangg sequel
Twitter is a busy world, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Abhinav Kashyap will not be directing the sequel to the last......
Would you watch these Big B remakes?
This is Blasphemy 101, really. Like Shah Rukh Khan showed with his unintelligent Don and Ram Gopal Varma with his iconically bad Aag, nobody should try and remake an Amitabh Bachchan movie --......
We definitely have an edge: Harbhajan
Harbhajan Singh whose played little cameo of 40 and then got two crucial wickets feels that Indians will have an edge going into the penultimate day of the match. - Scorecard "We definitely have......
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