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Our movement has just begun, says Kiran Bedi
Anna Hazare's close aide and former 'super cop' Kiran Bedi tells Sriram Balasubramanian that their anti-corruption movement has just begun, and gives full credit to the youth and people of India......
Hazare fast Day 3: 'Netas cannot share the dais'
Social activist Anna Hazare's fast-unto-death entered the third day on Thursday even as a large number of people from various walks of life continued to extend support to the crusader for a......
After protests, its clean-up time in Cairo
A group of young Egyptians recently took to the streets of Cairo on a clean up mission after its historical Tahrir Sqaure witnessed 18 days of continuous protests demanding ouster of......
Headcount of billion-plus Indians begins
President Pratibha Patil was the first of a billion-plus population in the country to be counted on Wednesday as lakhs of enumerators fanned out in a gigantic effort to document every citizen over......
Pix: No winter vacations for Kashmir students!
For the first time since modern education was introduced in the Valley during the rein of the Dogra Maharaja Pratap Singh who ruled Jammu and Kashmir from 1885 to 1925, secondary and higher......
Muhammad Yunus resigns from Grameen Bank
Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus has stepped down as the managing director of Grameen Bank, a week after Bangladesh's Supreme Court dismissed his appeal to remain as head of the pioneering......
Rivals reap harvest as Honda, Toyota hit
As uncertainties persist over sourcing of automotive components from Japan in the wake of last month's earthquake and tsunami, Japanese automaker Toyota has cut production in India, while......
What India MUST do to reduce corruption
Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal Movement has caught the imagination of Indians worldwide. An attempt to make the government pass an effective Lokpal Bill, something that was not done for forty two......
How India can ban plastic bags
There are limits to what even the Supreme Court of India can do to discipline Indians into more socially acceptable behaviour. The SC's order imposing a ban on the use of plastic bags has met......
NRI bizman is Asian of the Year 2010
A leading NRI entrepreneur has been chosen for the Asian of the Year 2010 Award for his outstanding success in making a Christmas decorations business into a multi-million pounds industry.......
Back from Cannes, Minissha loses baggage
Minissha Lamba, who was on her way back to India from the Cannes Film Festival, lost her baggage at Nice airport. 'Disaster has struck. A baggage of mine has been stolen at Nice Airport. I can't......
Jiah Khan: I'm far from getting married!
The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Jiah Khan seemed quite amused with stories of her getting......
Bollywood's Best Hindi Films of 2010
What an unbelievably temperamental year! The year 2010 showed the door to established filmmakers like Sanjay Leela Bhansali (Guzaarish), Karan Johar (My Name is Khan), Mani Ratnam (Raavan),......
Celebrating Saif Ali Khan's top notch performances
Isn't it intriguing how some of Hindi film industry's better actors are simply insufferable in their first few movies? Take pre-Maachis Tabu in monstrosities like Pehla Pehla Pyaar, Prem and......
Who is your favourite Sex and the City gal?
Sassy, sexy, sophisticated and jaw-dropping stylish, the women of Sex and the City are simply inimitable. Clearly not in their 20s (or should that be 30s?) anymore, SATC revolves around......
Is Ponting the best man to lead Aus for Ashes?
Australia captain Ricky Ponting insists he is the right man to lead the team for Ashes despite critics calling for his head after the Test series debacle in India. Australia suffered its......
Images: India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 1
After India won the toss and elected to bat, openers Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag gave the hosts a rollicking start. The duo treated the Sri Lankan bowlers with utter disdain as they went......
Images: Kings XI Punjab beat Deccan Chargers
Luke Pomersbach of the Kings XI Punjab is run out by Herschelle Gibbs of Deccan Chargers during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 match in Johannesburg on Sunday. ...
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