Mumbai: Katrina Kaif’s sister Isabelle who makes her acting debut in Jean-FranÃ§ois Pouliot’s “Dr. Cabbie”, a film about an Indian doctor moonlighting as a taxi driver in the US, is said to have given up plans of pursuing a Bollywood career.
New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidamabram today reviewed the annual performance of state-owned insurance companies at a meeting with heads of life as well as non-life insurance firms here.
Washington: Google is reportedly trialing a newly redesigned Gmail interface.
Varanasi (UP): Congress leader and candidate from Varanasi, Ajay Rai on Monday said that the wearing of the Congress symbol while casting his vote was purely unintentional.
Varanasi: Beleaguered Congress candidate from Varanasi, Ajay Rai, Monday received surprise support from veteran BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi.
New Delhi: An astonishing 83.8 percent boys and 64.6 percent girls in Delhi start drinking before age 18, and 11.1 percent boys and 2.1 percent girls spend around Rs.8,000 on alcohol per month, revealed a survey released Monday.
Mumbai: Going on the offensive after the Income Tax department said there was no inquiry pending with it against Nitin Gadkari, BJP today sought a probe into what it claimed was the “misuse of government machinery” to malign the image of its former party president.
Hyderabad: As many as 11 people were killed and crops in over 20 hectares suffered damages due to unseasonal rains that lashed Andhra Pradesh in the last several days.
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia today ruled out releasing raw satellite data to the families of the 239 people on board the crashed MH370, as the transport ministry prepared to table a report on the outcome of a tripartite meeting in Australia on the future of the search for the plane.
Varanasi: Muslims voted in large numbers Monday in Varanasi, where BJP’s prime ministerial aspirant Narendra Modi is facing a stiff challenge from the AAP and the Congress.
London: With its palm open, this robot is completely motionless. A split second later, it suddenly unwinds and catches all sorts of flying objects thrown in its direction – a tennis racket, a ball, a bottle and so on.
New Delhi: Raising the stakes in the fiercely competitive affordable smartphone market in India, Microsoft today launched its first dual-SIM Lumia smartphone for Rs 11,500.
Mumbai: Shares of Reliance Industries gained more than 3 per cent today as the company and its partners BP plc of UK and Canada’s Niko Resources sent an arbitration notice to the government over delays in implementing the revised natural gas prices.
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Cape Town: Indian-origin businessman Shrien Dewani, extradited to South Africa from the UK to face murder charges in the killing of his Indo-Swedish wife, today appeared in a court briefly with his lawyers successfully arguing that he was not yet fit to stand trial.
Berlin: A two-year-old German boy crashed his father’s Mercedes after stealing the keys while his dad was asleep and managing to start the car.
Varanasi: Over 44 per cent voters exercised their franchise till 3 P.M. in this temple town, breaching the polling percentage of 42 per cent in 2009 with three hours of voting still remaining in the high-profile constituency where BJP’s Narendra Modi and AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal are in the fray.
Jamnagar: A low intensity earthquake hit areas near Lalpur taluka of Gujarat’s Jamnagar district this morning, state disaster management officials said.
Koraput (Odisha): Maoists have killed two of the four persons they abducted recently suspecting them to be police informers and released the other two unhurt in Odisha’s Koraput district, police said today.