Jul 24, 2014 01:47 AM
India along with BRICS countries on Wednesday voted in support of a UN Human Rights Council resolution to launch a probe into Israel’s offensive on Gaza.India joined Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa to vote for a Palestinian-drafted resolution
Jul 23, 2014 07:32 PM
In telephone chat with her counterpart, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh calls LoC firing by Pakistan “an impediment to peace.” The Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan will meet on August 25 to discuss a road map for dialogue, two years
Jul 24, 2014 12:25 AM
A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday began hearing cases related to the validity of the release of seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case pursuant to remission granted by the Tamil Nadu government.Solicitor-General Ranjit
Jul 24, 2014 05:43 PM
The Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday defended his party’s MP who force-fed a Muslim employee in Delhi’s Maharashtra Sadan, who was observing Ramzan fast, by claiming that expressing discontent against the poor quality of servic
Jul 24, 2014 05:36 PM
Arthur Brooks’ talk reveals some startling insights into how human beings can be happy. Everyone has his or her own take on how to achieve happiness. That notwithstanding, there is something interesting about Arthur Brooks’ theory on how to
Jul 24, 2014 05:35 PM
Kudankulam nuclear power project’s second 1,000 MW unit is expected to be commissioned shortly, the government said on Thursday.The power project, located in Tamil Nadu, has two units of 1,000 MW generation capacity each.“Unit 1 has achieved f
Jul 24, 2014 05:24 PM
Karan Kundra, the angry young man of television who rose to fame with “Kitani Mohabbat Hai” and “Gumrah”, is all set to explore a new dimension in MTV’s new show “Fanaah”, a love story set in a supernatural backgr
Jul 24, 2014 05:22 PM
A court in Kiev is holding a hearing on the government’s request to ban the Communist Party of Ukraine. The Justice Ministry says the party should be banned because it has supported pro-Russian rebels fighting government forces in the country&#821
Jul 24, 2014 05:20 PM
The father-son discord has been treated so poignantly in this story conjured by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, strung together with some compelling performances. Music forms the background that dominates this conflict between a father who asserts his dominance in
Jul 24, 2014 05:20 PM
Two armed men robbed a 38-year-old software engineer while keeping her captive at her home at knife point in Rajanukunte in the outskirts of Bangalore on Wednesday. While one man held the victim captive, the other snatched her debit card, took her car t
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