June 13, 2010 4:02 am
Appreciating the initiative of Maharashtra government,the union government will announce the Nirmalgram Puraskar,the nationwide progam for making villages free of open defecation,at a function on Monday.
May 19, 2010 4:00 am
Well-known builder D S Kulkarni was awarded the Vyapar Bhushan Award given by Stationery,Cutlery and General Merchants Association this year.
February 24, 2016 6:33 am
Chennai, Feb 24 (ANI): Nalini Sriharan, a convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, left the Vellore jail on Wednesday to attend her father's last rites in Chennai. She was escorted by ten cops. Nalini was granted parole on Tuesday for 12 hours to attend her father's funeral, who died in Tirunelvelli. According to the parole condition, Nalini will have to report back in Vellore prison before 8 p.m. today. Nalini and three others, including her husband Murugan, were originally awarded the death sentence after they were convicted for their role in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and have been behind the bars for the last 25 years.