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Govt may amend bill relating to appointment of judges: Prasad

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday hinted that the Narendra Modi government will rework on a constitutional amendment bill introduced by the previous dispensation which seeks to give the......

Artistes: 'Musicians like Pt Ravi Shankar are rarely born'

Artistes across the spectrum on Wednesday mourned the demise of sitar maestro Ravi Shankar with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh describing him as a national treasure and a global ambassador of......

Ravi Shankar's sitar grew smaller and lighter with age

With old age leaving its imprint on his health, legendary musician Pandit Ravi Shankar's sitar was growing smaller in size and lighter in weight. "With growing health concerns in old age, he was......

Row over Indira, Rajiv stamps: Congress cries foul, govt defends move

A controversy has erupted over the decision to discontinue postage stamps of Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi with the government saying only one family can not get this honour, even as the Congress......

Govt lifts ban on websites sans child pornography

Facing flak over its order to block access to 857 pornographic and humour websites, the government on Tuesday lifted ban on all those websites that do not feature child pornographic content. Days......

These schemes will help strengthen e-services in rural India

To mark the Good Governance Day, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday announced that the limit of postal life insurance has been raised from Rs 20,00,00 to Rs 50,00,000 besides......

TRAI warns mobile operators on call drops

The issue of frequent call drops has become severe in the recent months and concern has been raised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as well. Seeking urgent steps by mobile operators to check call......

Prasad urges telcos to optimise networks to curb call drops

Telecom operators have cited shutting down of mobile towers and lack of spectrum, as the major reasons for call drops Coming down heavily on mobile operators for frequent call drops, Telecom......

Vinton Gray Cerf on the future of internet business in India

Cerf speaks about building Internet businesses in India and the information overload which is a fall out of a hyper connected world. Widely recognised as one of the 'fathers of the Internet',......

Sex, sleaze spell boom for Hindi channels

Earlier this week when Rajat Sharma's Hindi news channel India TV grabbed almost 18 per cent share of the news market, top management teams in rival companies such as Zee News, Aaj Tak and Star......

Music director Ravi passes away

Legendary composer Ravi Shankar Sharma, popularly known as Ravi, passed away on Wednesday evening at the age of 86. The musical genius composed several hit songs in movies like Waqt, Neel Kamal,......

Guide, Waqt, Jaanwar: Bollywood classics turning 50 this year!

How many of these have aged well? Fifty years ago, while India was engaged in war with Pakistan, Hindi cinema flourished in effervescent, excited Eastman colours. 1965 is significant in more ways......

'If anybody asks me what I do, I'll say I'm a Grammy winner'

'What I see in Bollywood is that there’s this assembly line -- there’s a lyrics writer, there’s a composer, then there’s playback singer who is selected on mutual......

Happy birthday Dharmendra!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Veteran actor Dharmendra turned a year older on December 8 and his wife Hema Malini took to Twitter to thank......

Review: Varadanayaka is for action lovers

Srikanth Srinivasa says Kannada film Varadanayaka is a visually brilliant film and a treat for those who love action films. Director Aiyappa Sharma has chosen to remake the Telugu hit Lakshyam as......

Rahane to lead India for Zimbabwe ODIs, T20s; Dhoni, Kohli rested

India's Ajinkya Rahane. Photograph: Getty Images Ajinkya Rahane was named captain of a second-string Indian team for the limited-overs' series in Zimbabwe next month, as the selectors decided to......

IPL 8 Auction: No takers for these players!

Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene The Players' Auction for the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League saw cash being splurged. - IPL 8 Auction: The players, their price - IPL......

IPL VIII auction: Yuvraj fetches record price, Delhi break bank

Yuvraj Singh in Royal Challengers Bangalore colours during Season 7 of the Indian Premier League. Photograph: BCCI Yuvraj Singh set a new record as he emerged as the costliest-ever buy......

Ranji Trophy: Lad, Patil rally Mumbai against champions Karnataka

Nikhil Patil (left) and Siddesh Lad during the course of their unfinished partnership of 175 for Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy match against defending champions Karnataka at the Wankhede stadium.......

Check out the team line-ups for IPL 2014

After hectic activity over two days at the players' auction, the eight franchises finalised their squads for the upcoming seventh edition of the Indian Premier League, in April-May. While some......
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Pacers Thakur, Sandhu dismiss Punjab for paltry total Mumbai: Hosts Mumbai took early control of their Group B Ranji Trophy fixture against... ...
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Complete list of Congress, JDU, RJD candidates

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Call Drop Compensation Proposal by October 15

NEW DELHI:The telecom regulatory body Trai will come out with recommendations on incentivising customers for frequent call drops by October 15 and... ...

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