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January 13, 2009 11:11:58 pm

The starcast of romantic thriller 'Kaash Mere Hote',stopped by the city for the screening of the film on Sunday evening.

‘Golden’ diplomat basks in Slumdog glory

January 13, 2009 12:06:39 pm

There’s a strong South Block connection to Slumdog Millionaire-which won four Golden Globe Awards including one for music director A R Rahman-and that’s Vikas Swarup.

Nandram traders observe black day to protest Mayor’s demolition drive

January 13, 2009 6:31:00 am

The traders of Nandaram market observed a black day on Monday to mark one year of the massive fire that gutted the market place.

17-yr-old dies of ‘malnutrition’ at shelter home

January 13, 2009 6:09:10 am

Trouble broke out at the Jatiya Jaradhi Sansad,a home for the mentally-challenged boys situated at Haridebpur in Baruipur...

Clamour for Somnath’s return in CPM

January 13, 2009 6:06:21 am

With Lok Sabha elections round the corner,a sizeable section of the CPM’s top leadership in Bengal has begun pitching for Somnath Chatterjee to be brought back to the party fold.

HC order up in smoke in Maidan

January 13, 2009 6:04:02 am

Despite a 2007 Calcutta High Court order that prohibits the use of open ovens and burning of leaves and branches within a three-kilometre radius of Victoria Memorial,pilgrims on their way to Gangasagar seem to be unmindful of it.

Lost in Translation

January 13, 2009 5:48:46 am

Had there not been the introduction of the play’s background by director Pawel Passini...

Language No Bar

January 13, 2009 5:47:06 am

Jyotish MG’s adaptation of ‘Macbeth’ speaks a language of its own.


January 13, 2009 5:45:21 am

Fashion mixed with a cause created quite a cocktail at Samsaara’s week-long exhibition I Love Mumbai last Saturday.

The Midas touch

January 13, 2009 5:44:13 am

Rahman is the king. He’s right there on top and this Golden Globe is an achievement in a truly global sense.

Small Is big

January 13, 2009 5:43:18 am

Arguably it could only happen at the Star Screen Awards. As the Nokia 15th Annual Star Screen Awards 2008 takes place tomorrow,tongues within the Hindi film industry are already wagging about the top two contenders.

Sadhus try to defuse tension between India and Pakistan

January 13, 2009 5:39:47 am

In view of the rising tension between India and Pakistan,the sadhus of Ayodhya have launched a signature campaign to mobilise the masses against war.

Man cooks up daughter’s suicide story

January 13, 2009 5:37:00 am

“Ashamed” over the elopement of his daughter,a man in Moradabad got himself arrested and went to jail by lodging a false report with the police that his daughter had committed suicide and that he had disposed of the body.

Buy your popcorn,Gulabi Talkies comes to Gorakhpur

January 13, 2009 5:34:31 am

After three successful stints,the Gorakhpur Film Festival,which presents cinema of change from across the world,will once again start off in the eastern UP district from February 5.

LU wants state to invoke ESMA against employees

January 13, 2009 5:33:18 am

The Lucknow University on Monday asked the state government to ban the ongoing strike by the employees of the university,under the Essential Services Maintenance Act.

Council polls: Judeo files nomination

January 13, 2009 5:31:32 am

Ranjit Singh Judeo,leader of the Congress in the Upper House,on Monday filed his nomination papers for the UP Legislative Council elections,scheduled for January 22.

AMU to establish centres in 5 other cities

January 13, 2009 5:29:39 am

The Aligarh Muslim University will establish five special academic centres in different cities to offer professional courses.

Faizabad maneater gets death sentence

January 13, 2009 5:28:21 am

The Forest Department decided on Monday to shoot the tiger which killed a villager in Surajpur village,in Faziabad.

With no takers for her PPP projects,Maya now means business

January 13, 2009 5:27:11 am

With investors staying away from over a half dozen Public Private Partnership projects announced over the last one year,Chief Minister Mayawati is determined to know the reason why.

BJP begins its ‘Jail Bharo Andolan’

January 13, 2009 5:23:44 am

Demanding a CBI probe into the death of PWD engineer Manoj Gupta and the alleged extortion on the occasion of the birthday celebrations of Chief Minister Mayawati...

PMPML rent: Rs 6.61 cr due

January 13, 2009 5:18:06 am

On one hand,Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd has been receiving flak for hiking the bus fares...

Global recession is the new challenge: Kiran Bedi

January 13, 2009 5:16:50 am

"Every one has to think global recession is a challenge posed to the nation and work accordingly keeping agriculture at the centre-stage.

Now,focus on ‘zero energy’ buildings

January 13, 2009 5:15:48 am

As the annual carbon dioxide emission is set to gallop to 420 billion tonnes from 300 billion tonnes now...

Three of a family held for forging cheque

January 13, 2009 5:13:51 am

Three members of a Pune-based business family who had tried to forge a cheque issued to them by the Pancard Club-a prominent chain of hotels and resorts...

PMPML bus kills MSRTC staffer,angry mob damages bus

January 13, 2009 5:12:22 am

Residents of the State Transport Colony on Pune- Satara Road took to the street after a PMPML bus ran over an MSRTC employee,Kamlakar Nivrutti Bhosale (50),on Monday morning.