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UT Police to honour 7 cops who were injured on duty

September 07, 2014 3:47 am

Talking to Newsline, the seven officers who were injured said that senior officers need to take a stronger stand for them.

19 new ferns named in honour of Lady Gaga

October 24, 2012 1:29 pm

A newly discovered Mexican species is being dubbed Gaga monstraparva.

Father,uncle ‘kill’ 20-yr-old girl for honour,arrested

September 14, 2012 1:35 am

Upset over his 20-year-old daughter’s affair with a boy of another caste,a retired army personnel allegedly killed her with the help of his elder brother by asphyxiating her with a pillow on the intervening night of September 11 and 12.

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October 18, 2010 6:21 am

The Maharashtra Rastraseva Samiti and Padmashri Dr Manibhai Desai Manavseva Trust honoured teachers for their contribution to society.

Rahman to be awarded honorary degree by AMU

June 05, 2009 2:52 pm

Oscar winner A R Rahman will be conferred with an honorary D.Lit degree by the Aligarh Muslim University.

I followed my heart in rejecting Australian honour: Big B

June 02, 2009 3:20 pm

Big B said that his decision to turn down the Doctorate by an Australian university was a call of his conscience.

Brooke Shields shaken after headbutting scandal

May 08, 2009 3:55 pm

While any woman would get flattered if she they had two men fighting over her,Brooke Shields is an exception.

Sandra Bullock gets honoured for supporting school

May 01, 2009 1:21 pm

Actress Sandra Bullock's charitable efforts are being hounoured by a school in New Orleans.

Britney Spears is the new icon for gay community

April 30, 2009 10:10 am

Spears has been chosen for an award which honours artistes who provide role models for the gay community.

Uttarakhand to honour women role models on Intl Women's Day

March 04, 2009 2:09 pm

At the age of 43,life has taken a new meaning for housewife Sandhya Joshi.


Mohd Rafi didn’t get Bharat Ratna ‘probably because he was Muslim’, says his son

February 29, 2016 4:39 pm

Mumbai, Feb 29 (ANI): Demanding the Bharat Ratna, the nation’s highest civilian honour, for his father and legendary playback singer Mohammed Rafi, Shahid Rafi, his son, said on Monday that his father probably did not get the honour because he was a Muslim. Asserting that his father was a secular person, Shahid said the government should do something about awarding him the Bharat Ratna. He also rubbished media reports that had quoted him as saying that Muslims were feeling insecure under the current regime. He said that he has never said anything specifically about Modi Sahib. What he had said was about his father.