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Gadkari says 'no conflict of interest' in Essar yacht ride controversy

Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari was on Friday at the centre of a controversy over reports that he and his family spent two nights on a luxury yacht owned by Essar group in the waters of......

The burglars Hollywood learns from, or is it the other way round?

They are the dogs of the Balkan wars, and now they carry out robberies that are the stuff of heist blockbusters. They wear florid shirts to work (that is robbery, of course), they break out of......

William-Kate wedding: The frenzy in PHOTOS

April 29 -- that's the date that people around the world are waiting for. The wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton will be the biggest royal occasion in 30 years in Britain. Hectic......

Anna Hazare and his 80s revolution

Sunita Narain profiles the man who never took half steps to development and transformed a drought-hit village into a prosperous one back in the 1980s. The first time I met Anna Hazare was in the......

Those who called me a liar should apologise: Digvijay

Under attack over his claim about a call from late top cop Hemant Karkare, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Tuesday produced a record of the conversation the slain Anti-Terrorism Squad chief had......

Indian billionaires' favourite playgrounds

Vijay Mallya French Riviera turns out to be Vijay Mallya's favourite destination. He also owns a mega yacht, Indian Empress in the French Riviera. Mallya owns an island called Sainte-Marguerite.......

Leo Burnett gets future-ready

The energy is palpable as you step into the Central Mumbai office of ad agency Leo Burnett. The dormitory-style office is aptly suited for what the newly-appointed chief executive officer Saurabh......

If you can't compete with Taj, Oberoi, don't come to India: COO, Accor

Accor president and chief operating officer Yann Caillere is delighted to have, after some initial hiccups, finally found the right partners in India for developing hotels to be run under its......

PM advocates further deregulation of fuel prices

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday hinted at tough fiscal measures, including possible deregulation of fuel prices, cut in subsidies and divestment, but cautioned that this could be done......

PM hopes G20 leaders will put global economy on track

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday expected the Summit of world's 20 leading economies to signal a 'strong and coordinated approach' to put the global economy back on track, while addressing......

PIX: Aishwarya's fabulous second turn at Cannes

It was another sparkly number for this desi Cannes veteran for her second day out on the French Riviera's high profile red carpet. After a very successful first appearance, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan......

PIX: Jesse-Sandip, Ranvir Shorey on the Cannes red carpet

More Indian stars descended in the French Riviera on day four of the festival.Dancing couple Jesse Randhawa and Sandip Soparrkar joined the desi brigade in the French Riviera as they arrived on the......

PIX: Cheryl Cole, Eva Longoria hot up Cannes red carpet

More star arrivals on day five at the ongoing film festival in the French Riviera.British Singer Cheryl Cole blows a kiss as she poses on the red carpet for the screening of the film......

Hollywood's HOTTEST: Hilary Swank, J-Law, Salma Hayek at Cannes

The weekend roundup of all Hollywood A-listers who hobnobbed at the ongoing film festival in the French Riviera!Weekend at the French Riviera saw a fresh batch of Hollywood A-listers arrive for......

PIX: Hollywood stars arrive at Cannes

The first day of the 65th Cannes film festival also witnessed several Hollywood stars arriving in the French Riviera. Egyptian actress Nahed El Sebai, whose film Baad el Mawkeaa was......

Rooney hospitalised, discharged

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney, who is holidaying on the French Riviera, ended up in a hospital after stumbling over his luxury yacht. According to reports, his pregnant wife Coleen took......

'Have realised my dream of helping India beat Australia'

Star batsman Yuvraj Singh on Thursday said he has realised his dream of piloting India to a victory against defending champions Australia in the World Cup though it was very difficult to keep his......

WC friendly: Domenech unfazed after China upset France

France coach Raymond Domenech said his team were moving in the right direction despite slumping to a surprise 1-0 defeat by China in their final World Cup warm-up on Friday. "I think we are......

India hard to beat at home, says Ponting

Hampered by injuries to a few key players, the Australian cricket team took off for India to play a seven-match ODI series with skipper Ricky Ponting conceding that despite their ICC Champions......

PSG close in on Lyon

Ligue 1 leaders Olympique Lyon lost 2-0 to Lille at the Stade de France on Saturday and saw their advantage at the top cut to just one point. Second-placed Paris St Germain won 1-0 at Lorient to......
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Nitin Gadkari says invited to yacht, Congress rejects claim

Gadkari said there was no conflict of interest as it was an invitation from a friend who owned the yacht. (Source: PTI) Union Minister Nitin... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/i-wanted-to-see-the-yacht-at-french-riviera-says-nitin-gadkari/
Plea for probe into Essar ties

Nitin Gadkari at the news conference in Mumbai on Friday. (PTI) New Delhi, Feb. 27: An NGO today asked the Supreme Court for a probe into... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150228/jsp/nation/story_5995.jsp
Gadkari meets Uddhav to get land bill support

Mumbai Mirror Bureau Union shipping minister says he will try to allay anti-poor, anti-farmer fears of those opposing Land Acquisition bill... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/others/Gadkari-meets-Uddhav-to-get-land-bill-support/articleshow/46401565.cms
Gadkari denies any wrongdoing

he indulged in any wrongdoing or conflict of interest by flying to or staying at the Essar's luxury yacht stationed in the waters of French Riviera... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/nation/gadkari-denies-any-wrongdoing.html
For Fame on the French Riviera

Harmony Restored • The Restless Girlfriend Not People Like Us It appears that Anurag Kashyap is moving mountains to make sure that his... ...

http://www.openthemagazine.com/article/cinema/for-fame-on-the-french-riviera

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