February 20, 2009 12:56 am

Two children from the city,Shaurya,22 months,and two-year-old Siya,have become the world’s youngest and the country’s first beneficiaries of an organ transplant procedure known as the ‘domino’ or sequential liver transplant.

February 20, 2009 12:56 am

The Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) has finally decided to take more stringent steps following the failure of personal requests and public hoardings to make tax defaulters clear their property dues.

February 20, 2009 12:56 am

On the complaint of a Delhi Police head constable,the IP Estate police have booked an inspector,Gajraj Singh,under the SC/ST Act.

February 20, 2009 12:56 am

The Central Bureau of Investigation,probing the Arushi-Hemraj murder case,has reportedly conducted a brain-mapping test on the girl’s parents,Nupur and Rajesh Talwar,at the Gandhinagar Forensic Laboratory.

February 20, 2009 12:55 am

The RK Puram,East of Kailash and Vasant Vihar branches of the Delhi Public School have written to the Central Industrial Security Force,seeking advice on the possibility of a security cover.

February 20, 2009 12:55 am

A Day after the ruling BJP got 16 Opposition Congress MLAs suspended from the House for the rest of the ongoing 10-day Assembly session...

February 20, 2009 12:54 am

A constable posted with the Jammu and Kashmir Police was arrested on Thursday after the Gypsy he was driving rammed into two vehicles,claiming the life of an 18-year-old youth.

February 20, 2009 12:53 am

Justice Anant Surendraray Dave of the Gujarat High Court on Thursday refused to hear the applications seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted to state Minister Maya Kodnani and former VHP general secretary Jaydeep Patel.

February 20, 2009 12:52 am

It was after many visits to Varanasi that Bharatanatyam exponent and choreographer Malavika Sarukkai conceived of the performance titled ‘Ganga: Nitya Vaahini — The Eternal River’,which she performed on Tuesday at the India Habitat Centre.

February 20, 2009 12:51 am

Clichéd as it may sound,for Atul Kulkarni variety is the spice of life. From playing the role of a Hindu ideologue in Hey Ram to a corrupt cop in Dum...

February 20, 2009 12:51 am

The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) has confirmed the prevalence of the Hepatitis ‘D’ virus in one of the cases in Modasa...

February 20, 2009 12:49 am

It’s probably not the kind of machine that you would associate with a petite 26-year-old,but when Jaipur-based Anjali Sharma (in the picture) takes to the wheel of her Scrambler...

February 20, 2009 12:47 am

Thirty-nine-year-old American documentary filmmaker Megan Mylan says it almost seems fated that she would come to a tiny village in India to make a documentary on a little girl with a cleft lip that would get nominated in the Short Documentary category for the Oscar.

February 20, 2009 12:44 am

Despite a recession,producer Madhu Mantena is a happy man these days...

February 20, 2009 12:42 am

I’m listening to Pink Floyd’s Time,my all-time favourite track...

February 20, 2009 12:34 am

I have been choosing films that I’d love to watch. Johnny Gaddaar was unconventional but it was a commercial film.

February 20, 2009 12:28 am

Union Minister of State for Urban Development Ajay Maken slammed the BJP for “misleading and confusing people” on the demand of a “one-time amnesty scheme” for those affected by the sealing drive in the Capital.

February 20, 2009 12:27 am

A 24-year-old woman reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan in Maurya Enclave area of Northwest Delhi on Wednesday.

February 20, 2009 12:26 am

A famous weekend gateway till recently,Surajkund lake has dried up. And it has been parched for five years now.

February 20, 2009 12:24 am

In tune with the modern societal shift where women are increasingly becoming financially independent,a city court has held that alimony cannot be demanded for “unjust enrichment”.

February 20, 2009 12:22 am

With the school fee hike becoming a major issue of contention for financially underprivileged parents,Minister for Education Arvinder Singh Lovely on Thursday...

February 20, 2009 12:20 am

Taking a cue from the award winning movie Slumdog Millionaire,the Senior Superintendent of Police,Ghaziabad,has now directed his force to bring all children under 14 found working in hotels or begging on the streets to the police stations and maintain a record.

February 20, 2009 12:18 am

Logarithms and the Quadratic Equation,till date associated with Western civilizations,could well have been first discovered in India in the 7th Century.

February 20, 2009 12:16 am

A couple has been arrested for duping aspiring teachers through a bogus institute. Rohchak and Jasmine Sharma opened the Dolphin Institute of Teachers’ Training in Vikaspuri in West Delhi and downed shutters after the students submitted fees.

February 20, 2009 12:13 am

Home Minister P C Chidambaram’s speech on the terrible traffic situation at the Gol Dak Khana roundabout might have brought it into focus,but a reality check by Newsline points out that on ground,things haven’t changed much.

February 19, 2009 11:51 pm

While filmmakers have discovered a new-found love for the Capital,and its protected monuments,the Archaeological Survey of India plans to make them cough up more for shooting in such structures.

February 19, 2009 11:48 pm

Building subways for pedestrian crossing is a “retrograde move”,Union Home Minister P Chidambaram said while answering a question in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday about the state of traffic at Gol Dhak Khana roundabout.

February 19, 2009 11:44 pm

The Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee’s report says encroachers have illegally occupied properties worth “almost Rs 1,000 crore” on Minto Road and Mata Sundari Road.

February 19, 2009 11:33 pm

Calling the DSA super league encounter on Wednsday between the out-of-race Royal Rangers and City FC a dead rubber would be erroneous.

February 19, 2009 11:32 pm

After stepping into the international arena six years back with a spinning finger and a fair idea of wielding the willow...

February 19, 2009 11:31 pm

Anjum Chopra’s records speaks for her. With 2544 runs in 109 one-dayers,she is India’s second highest run-getter,after Mithali Raj.

February 19, 2009 11:00 pm

Energetic and visually stunning,with a delightful interplay of light and shadow,the piece Could I just draw your attention to the brevity of life?

February 19, 2009 10:59 pm

It was a chilly winter evening when a high profile panel gathered to debate the relevance of Rajiv Gandhi’s legacy in the 21st century...

February 19, 2009 10:31 pm

The Sanskrit verses were probably lost in translation but that did not deter Tomohiko from nodding his head to everything the priest was saying,nor did he once make a mistake in the hour-and-half-long ritual that marked his marriage.

February 19, 2009 3:34 am

The trio of artists Jayashrei Bhujbal,Pooja Zanwar and Rajashri Kamble will be exhibiting their works till February 24 between 11am and 7pm at J studio Art Gallery,opp Golibar Maidan.

February 19, 2009 3:33 am

The bustling theatre town in the city will see Shakespeare in action. And the playwright's genius will be recreated not by the connoisseurs in the field but a rather lesser known section of theatre.