January 30, 2009 10:37 pm

It is difficult to categorise this actress and now-director for her career spans over a decade of mainstream,parallel,regional and international cinema...

January 30, 2009 1:16 pm

Moral policing has had its week in the sun so far,with the Sri Ram Sene igniting the debate on Saturday in Mangalore,promptly drawing support from two chief ministers of the country — of different political hues — who slapped down pubs,malls and also couples who dare to walk hand-in-hand in public.

January 30, 2009 4:02 am

The New Year has not started on a good note for Panchkula and certainly not for the district police. January saw a steep rise in the crime graph of Panchkula...

January 30, 2009 4:02 am

A day after former Haryana deputy chief minister Chander Mohan alias Chand Mohammed disappeared,his second wife Fiza attempted suicide at her residence on Thursday.

January 30, 2009 4:01 am

To commemorate the Martyrs’ Day,a formal wreath-laying ceremony and a candle-lighting ceremony will be organised at the Chandigarh War Memorial in Sector 3 on Friday.

January 30, 2009 4:00 am

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has given a clean-chit to Pradip Mehra,Advisor to the UT Administrator,in the controversial inquiry based on an anonymous complaint forwarded to it by the office of General SF Rodrigues (Retd) in October 2008.

January 30, 2009 3:57 am

This is a first for Indian television. National Geographic channel will showcase the hitherto uncharted world of the Indian Navy,replete with warships,submarines,missiles and much more.

January 30, 2009 3:56 am

A public interest litigation (PIL) filed by Advocate H.C. Arora seeking directions to the Union of India...

January 30, 2009 3:55 am

About 600 students participated in the inter-school painting competition held at DAV Public School,Pakhowal road,Sarabha Nagar extension here on Thursday.

January 30, 2009 3:54 am

He carried the mantle of having revived the Punjabi cinema. And now singer,actor and producer Harbhajan Mann is ready with his latest flick,Jag jeodeyan de mele.

January 30, 2009 3:53 am

Having created quite a furore in the food manufacturing industry in the US with his ground-breaking book documenting 65 harmful effects of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)...

January 30, 2009 3:52 am

When treating internal bleeding,defects in blood vessels,tumors (or other abnormal growths),or other conditions,cutting off blood supply to a specific area of the body can be an important form of care.

January 30, 2009 3:52 am

In order to plug tax evasion worth crores of rupees and also to stop the bogus VAT refunds,the Department of Excise and Taxation has issued new instructions to the iron and steel industry.

January 30, 2009 3:51 am

A major project was sanctioned by the World Bank to Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR),New Delhi for conduct of research and dissemination of recommended technologies to alleviate poverty of the rural masses.

January 30, 2009 3:50 am

The three-day 12th Punjab Science Congress will kick off at Punjab Agricultural University on February 7.

January 30, 2009 3:50 am

The order may seem to have come a little late in the day but is significant neverthless. Punjab Agricultural University through this order has sought to slam brakes on all non-student activities of its in-service Ph.D candidates.

January 30, 2009 3:49 am

Of the total accidents taking place on roads,in 77 per cent of the cases truck drivers are at fault,so training them is a must.

January 30, 2009 3:48 am

Rejecting the long-standing demand of ex-servicemen,the government is not contemplating providing “one rank-one pension” to similarly placed officers and jawans after retirement.

January 30, 2009 3:47 am

Dr Dulcha Singh Brar,who was sent back to his parent department of entomology following the submission of report of the fact-finding committee probing charges of sexual harassment against him...

January 30, 2009 3:46 am

Inspired by reel life,two unemployed youths made an unsuccessful attempt to make a quick buck by extorting money from a local businessman.

January 30, 2009 3:22 am

Wilo Mather & Platt,TML ‘A’ advanced to the next round of the Twenty-20 Industrial Cricket tournament organised by Tata Motors,Pimpri and held at the Tata Motors cricket ground Pimpri on Wednesday.

January 30, 2009 3:20 am

Snehal Mane,Kaustubh Devkar,Vaibhavi Kachava,Jayesh Pungaliya and Liyaan Akalkotkar won titles in their respective events at the first district level tennis tournament organised by the Pimpri-Chinchwad Tennis academy at their centre in Nigdi....

January 30, 2009 3:19 am

Kailash Pujari bagged a gold medal in the 62 kg men's category of the 61st men's and 24th women's late Dadasaheb Dhore senior National Weightlifting Championship organised by the Maharashtra Weightlifting Association...

January 30, 2009 3:16 am

In was a Republic Day with a difference for over 300 children from the Akanksha Foundation for they chose to celebrate the day by acknowledging and appreciating the relentless services of cops,traffic officers,security guards,cleaners...

January 30, 2009 3:15 am

The Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL) on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with Wawasan Open University,Malaysia for academic collaborations.

January 30, 2009 3:13 am

JK Lakshmi Cement announced today that it is expanding its base to Pune and is planning to set up a Ready-Mix-Concrete (RMC) plant here.

January 30, 2009 3:12 am

The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of UK for mutual recognition and it will also sign a similar agreement...

January 30, 2009 3:10 am

When the Ministry of Women and Child Development (MWCD) recommended the formulation and implementation of centrally sponsored child protection scheme,it brought in a ray of hope to thousands of orphans and underprivileged children.

January 30, 2009 3:09 am

BJP corporator Vikas Matkari’s Pune Vikas Foundation had organised a seminar which highlighted nano housing...

January 30, 2009 3:09 am

The second round of cuts in diesel fares has mounted pressure on Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) to reduce the bus fares.

January 30, 2009 3:07 am

The Pune police had nabbed six persons involved in illegal firearms trade on Wednesday evening.

January 30, 2009 3:05 am

After the tussle between the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Shiv Sena over capturing the latter’s powers of drafting the final 2009-10 civic budget...

January 30, 2009 3:03 am

Did you know a cricketer playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) loses out Rs 13.26 lakh (29,484 dollars) for getting older by a year? Or one point increase in the strike rate in one-day internationals fetches Rs 1.40 lakh (3,111 dollars)?

January 30, 2009 3:02 am

After witnessing the plight of the diamond polishers and their families,the Surat deputy mayor has sent an e-mail to Chief Minister Narendra Modi and requested him to adopt measures for their benefit.

January 30, 2009 3:00 am

Gujarat Agriculture Minister Dilip Sanghani has termed as “negligible” the increase in the minimum support price (MSP) for wheat for the current rabi season announced by the Central government on Thursday.

January 30, 2009 2:58 am

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed a case of corruption against three employees of the All India Radio (AIR) station in Ahmedabad.