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100 days of NDA: Rise in communal incidents a worry, says Cong
Congress charged that there has been a rise in communal incidents in the country during the National Democratic Alliance coalition's first 100 days in power even as it questioned Prime Minister......
Did Pakistan President pledge his support to Taliban?
Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari had a secret meeting with a group of senior Taliban operatives in April last year during which he expressed the Pakistan government's "support for their......
Lashkar's terror budget for India: Rs 23 crore!
The annual military operations budget of terror outfit Lashkar-e-Tayiba is a whopping $5.2 million (Rs 23 crore), according to a secret United States document, which gives details about the......
US court to hear Gupta's appeal on expedited basis
India-born former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta's appeal against his conviction on insider trading charges will be taken up on an 'expedited' basis by a US court, which said it will hear......
UP farmers get justice at cost of urban flat buyers
Friday's Allahabad high court order quashing the acquisition of land by the Greater Noida Authority in Sahberi village of Gautam Budh Nagar district could affect several people who had booked......
A 40 km per litre diesel Tata Nano soon!
Tata Motors is planning to launch a Nano model that will run 40 kilometres on a litre of diesel, matching the mileage of a typical 180cc motorcycle. It will be the most fuel-efficient car in......
Insurance cos to create nuclear insurance pool
The nuclear crisis in Japan has led the government as well as the insurance industry to speed up the development of a nuclear insurance pool for similar accidents in the country. According to......
MNP: Idea gets advantage, RCom, BSNL lose
'No Idea, Get Idea'. Idea Cellular's campaign to woo subscribers of rival telecom companies seems to be paying it rich dividends. The country's sixth-largest mobile operator was the biggest......
'It felt great to win Bigg Boss'
Shweta Tiwari beat WWE wrestler The Great Khali to become the first female winner on Bigg Boss 4. She reveals why it was a surprise and more about her stay in the house. Did you expect to win?......
Bollywood's romance with sport
Sports and movies are the pillars of entertainment. One plays to win, the other entertains to rule. And when members of the two get together, it's quite a hot package. Be it the short-lived......
Did Sting sing Desert Rose for Mallika?
A quick update on what the stars are saying in 140 characters. Mallika Sherawat seems to be everywhere internationally and even tweeting it to prove just that! She tweeted, "before Sting's......
'Telugu films gave me name and fame'
Telugu actress Sheela got a taste of her popularity during a rediff chat with readers last week. The actress, who got her big break in the film Parugu, chatted with her fans about her films --......
Are these India's most talented?
The contestants on India's Got Talent on Colors have amazed the judges and viewers with their amazing talent. From Jim Carrey's Mask act to singing in two voices, these......
Sprinter Merlin Joseph creates new national record in 100m; Dutee takes gold
Railways sprinter Merlin K Joseph smashed the 13-year-old national record in women's 100m race in the semi-finals on Sunday, but could manage only a bronze in the finals on the second day of the......
Athens: India's best and worst
India disappointed yet again at the Olympics. The contingent from the world's second most populous nation returned home with a solitary silver medal and was shamed by two doping expulsions.But......
78-member team for Athens
Yet to make an impact in the over 100-year history of the Olympics, India is sending its "best-ever" 78-member contingent to Athens for next month's mega event with the hope of clinching a few......
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