Tuticorin (TN): In a new show of resistance, anti-nuclear protesters onboard around 500 boats today laid siege to the Port here against loading of uranium in Kudankulam atomic power plant.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc is looking to open its first retail outlets in India within 12 to 18 months, Scott Price, president and CEO for Asia, said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.
DID YOU SEE that news story about a swarm of bees which declared war on an airport? They buzzzzzed into the cargo hold of a passenger flight in Kolkata and had to be chased out. Less than an hour later, they were back, this time nesting on a cockpit window, the Time of India reported. The pilot slammed his
Shantabai Mane a 90 year old woman underwent a very rare and a successful Knee Replacement Surgery in Fortis Hiranandani Hospital at Vashi recently by eminent orthopedic surgeon Dr. Siddhart Yadav, MS (Ortho).
Seen in the photo are Ashfaque, Sudesh Berry, Shravan, R H Chatrapati, Shahnawaz, Afreen & Shamim at the music launch of the film ‘Dekha Jo Pehli Baar’ which was organised by Afreen and Ashfaque Khopekar of Afreen Channel at Raheja Classic club in Andheri West.
The fifth annual China Sourcing Fairs opened recently at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai and will end today. The main objective of the Fairs is to strengthen trade relationships between China and India.
As part of its ongoing Disaster Management Awareness Program or DMAP, Micro Tech Global Foundation, a non-profit organisation exclusively engaged in the promotion of the welfare of the Indian citizens successfully organised a workshop on ‘Disaster Management Techniques’ and ‘Fire Safety Measures’ at Vashi, Navi Mumbai. The half-a-day workshop of MTGF in association with Fires & Security Association of India
Dheeraj Kumar, CEO of Creative Eye Limited, who has made many devotional serials in the past is seen welcoming Lord Ganesha on the occasion of Ganesh Chathurti. Creative Eye Limited, in the past has made serials on the life and time of Lord Ganesh namely – ‘Shree Ganesh’ (2003-2004) for Sony and ‘Ganesh Leela’ in 2010 for Sahara-One, and
FFFC Club had recently organised Model & Star Awards at Manik Sabhagrih in Bandra, which was planned by K. Suresha who started ‘Films Friends Fans club’ three years ago. (more…)
Tax on overseas borrowings slashed from 20 per cent to 5 per cent, which will be a fillip for infrastructure; scheme unveiled to encourage individuals who have never bought equities of companies to invest in stock market.
Hyderabad : Once the share of overall modern retail in food reaches about 25-30 per cent, it is bound to affect kirana and small traders, Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory council Chairman C Rangarajan admitted on Friday.
SANCHI : Re-iterating the importance of ancient education, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said “There is a need to go back to the roots of our civilization and search for wisdom that prevailed in our ancient world. The Buddhist and Indic value systems that paved the way to modern concepts of human rights and fundamental freedoms need to be revived”
Vinod Rai says the organisation would have failed in its duty by not mentioning the financial gain to the private firms.
Kolkata : As all the Trinamool Congress ministers resigned from the UPA government to protest against its economic policies, party chief Mamata Banerjee Friday said she would keep on fighting against the ‘anti-people’ policies of the central government.
Calls MP government a ‘cheat’; leaves for Chennai
New Delhi : Amid political storm over coal blocks allocation, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal has sought a CBI probe into mines allocation since 1993.