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Sacked CVC Thomas to file review petition in SC
Former central vigilance commissioner P J Thomas has decided to move the Supreme Court seeking review by a Constitution bench of its March 3 judgment quashing his appointment, claiming that......
IMAGES: Terror strikes Varanasi again
Sharat Pradhan in Lucknow and Vicky Nanjappa One infant was killed and 37 others, including six foreigners, were injured in a blast that rocked the crowded Shitla Ghat bank of the Ganga river......
When Google Earth scared China: WikiLeaks
China, worried over the images of its key defence and nuclear sites on Google Earth, sought United States' help in getting the image resolution reduced, according to a diplomatic cable.......
A few extremists are holding Kashmir to ransom
The meeting of the Cabinet Committee for Security held on September 13 to discuss the situation in Kashmir could not come to any conclusion and the proposal to partially revoke or dilute the......
The most talked about ad in poll-obsessed UP
With thelong drawn Uttar Pradesh Assembly election entering the third phase, the advertising wars in the state have begun to resemble a battle among corporates.With the election commission......
India's most expensive official residence
While millions are homeless, live in appalling conditions in India, the president lives in a palatial 340-room palace. It is the largest residence of any chief of the state in the world. Even as......
Larry spends $900mn on his 1st day as Google CEO
Google has bid $900 million for the patent portfolio of Nortel Networks, the bankrupt Canadian telecom equipment maker, as part of a strategy to defend itself against patent litigation. The bid,......
Competitiveness is key to growth: PM
Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Friday called for investing surplus savings in developing countries, to not only address the immediate demand imbalance but also help address developmental......
Looking at Abhishek Bachchan's most memorable roles
At a point when leading superstars like Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan are most comfortable playing romantic roles, Abhishek Bachchan seems to be moving in the opposite direction.......
Stars get in line for India's highest awards
This year will see quite a lot of film personalities getting the prestigious Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards. Aamir Khan will be awarded the Padma Bhushan on the 60th Republic Day. In recent......
Rafi's Main Kahin Kavi Na, unplugged
We have invited readers to send us videos of them singing Mohammad Rafi songs to mark the occasion of Rafisaab's 29th death anniversary on July 31, to celebrate the eternal legend's......
Bollywood behind the wheel
Okay, so we don't have a Gone In 60 Seconds. Or a Bullitt. Or a French Connection. And we haven't even really tried getting into cars in our movies.But there are times we've flirted with the......
Feroz Khan: 1939-2009
Actor-filmmaker Feroz Khan will be laid to rest at Bengaluru's Johnson Market graveyardon Monday at 5.30 pm, his brotherSanjay Khan said. The actor died at his farmhouse on Tumkur road, Bengaluru,......
Emotions run high as Djokovic floors Federer
Novak Djokovic stunned defending champion Roger Federer 7-6, 7-5, 6-4 to reach his second Australian Open final on Thursday after a match of high emotion which threatened to boil over. The......
Coach Amre worried about Mumbai's wicket ways
Mumbai coach Praveen Amre discusses his team's chances in the Ranji Trophy with Bikash Mohapatra Praveen Amre is in a predicament. Mumbai's coach is worried; he feels the......
The best sports images from the last 24 hours
Tottenham Hotspur's Gareth Bale (left) wrestles with Sandro Ranieri during a team training session in London on Monday. Tottenham Hotspur are play Inter Milan in a Champions League group......
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