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Bringing to life a passion long lost

February 4, 2009 12:48:29 am

Some things are inherent. Like talent for the canvas. Even though he started out the “expected” way...

At PGI camp,100 pledge to donate organs

February 4, 2009 12:48:05 am

Around a 100 people pledged to donate their organs on the second day of the week-long ‘Organ Donation Awareness Camp’,held at the New OPD block of PGI by the Department of Transplant Surgery.

DU runs for peace,against terror

February 4, 2009 12:48:03 am

The Delhi University on Tuesday held a “Peace and Harmony Run” at the North Campus against the recurring acts of terrorism and violence in the country.

Sector-38 gurdwara demolition: three Admn officials issued chargesheets

February 4, 2009 12:47:43 am

Admitting lapse on its part,the Chandigarh Administration today issued chargesheets to three employees responsible for “letting encroachments near the Sector-38 gurdwara go unchecked”.

Trees to remain rooted,Chhatrasal Stadium renovation plan gets nod

February 4, 2009 12:46:54 am

With the Delhi Urban Arts Commission refusing to clear the Public Works Department’s plan for renovating the Chhatrasal Stadium ahead of 2010 Commonwealth Games...

Fiza likely to file police complaint against Chand

February 4, 2009 12:46:14 am

Anuradha Bali,alias Fiza,the second wife of former Haryana deputy chief minister Chander Mohan,alias Chand Mohammed,is planning to file a police complaint against him for abandoning her within months of their marriage.

Fiza may file police complaint against Chand

February 4, 2009 12:45:59 am

Anuradha Bali,alias Fiza,the second wife of former Haryana deputy chief minister Chander Mohan,alias Chand Mohammad,is planning to file a police complaint against him for abandoning her.

Gazetted officer in cop net for embezzling funds

February 4, 2009 12:45:38 am

The Anti Corruption Branch on Tuesday arrested a gazetted officer of the Social Welfare department for misappropriating funds by making fraudulent purchases for the child home run by the department — Bal Sadan.

Noida Police shoot ‘wanted’ criminal

February 4, 2009 12:44:42 am

In the second encounter this year,the Noida Police has shot a ‘wanted’ criminal in an encounter around midnight near the Phase-II police station. He was killed in cross-firing.

Know your city: first lesson to cops

February 4, 2009 12:42:23 am

‘Know your Delhi’ first — is the message of the Delhi Police for the new recruits joining the force from other states.

Gurgaon cab gang: five get 10 years in jail

February 4, 2009 12:38:57 am

Five members of a gang were convicted and sentenced to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment on Tuesday in a case of robbery and attempted murder.

Boost for Sheila as High Court stays Lokayukta order on low-floor buses

February 4, 2009 12:37:51 am

In what comes as a shot in the arm for the Sheila Dikshit Government,the Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed the production of tender records for the purchase of 625 non-AC,low-floor and CNG buses...

Courts cannot be taken for a ride by protesting lawyers: judge

February 4, 2009 12:36:15 am

Taking a strong stand against lawyers going on a strike and hampering judicial proceedings,a sessions judge has said that the courts cannot be affected by the whims of advocates.

Lawyers strike work,halt Capital’s traffic

February 4, 2009 12:35:10 am

Lawyers across different states struck work on Tuesday,opposing the recent amendments in the Code of Criminal Procedure.

Polls coming,CM wants unregularised colonies work to pick up pace

February 4, 2009 12:33:32 am

With the general elections barely a couple of months away,Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday met members of the Unauthorised Colonies Development Board...

BJP looks at 3 points to bring LS cheers

February 4, 2009 12:31:52 am

Following the crushing defeat in the Assembly elections,the Delhi unit of BJP is now collecting itself for the Lok Sabha elections,now barely a couple of months away.

DU-Jahangirpuri Metro line flagged off,opens to public from today

February 4, 2009 12:29:58 am

The Metro line between Vishwavidyalaya-Jahangirpuri was flagged off on Tuesday by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.

Between the lines

February 4, 2009 12:23:33 am

Two hundred years after Ghalib wrote his prolific letters to students,friends and relatives,a city actor is bringing these to the stage in an effort to show the poet in a more personal light.

Songs of life

February 4, 2009 12:22:44 am

She still dresses in bright colours and flashes a spunky smile.

A league of his own

February 4, 2009 12:21:45 am

It was almost an occasion to celebrate when,last week,eminent filmmaker Aziz Mirza emerged from his lair to participate in the press launch of Red Chillies Idiot Box’s sitcom Ghar Ki Baat Hai.

Harvest Season

February 4, 2009 12:20:41 am

Daniyal Mueenuddin lets out a slightly self-conscious chuckle when I mention that the jacket of his debut collection of short stories describes his work as part-RK Narayan and part-Anton Chekov.

‘It is important to test your child’s IQ in time’

February 4, 2009 12:19:48 am

A recent study has found that almost 24 per cent of children in the city can be categorised as delayed learners,that is,students who exhibit a below average Intelligence Quotient (between 20 and 89).

Sounds from the past

February 4, 2009 12:19:48 am

Gurgaon-based sarod player Arnab Chakrabarty,28,thinks his compositions for the Oscar winning documentary Born in Brothels was just the beginning for the renewal of the sarod sound in mainstream music.

Athletes hope to put up special performance

February 4, 2009 12:17:40 am

With a million dreams and stars in their eyes,a contingent of 65 athletes and coaches from India is ready to take on the competition at the 2009 Special Olympics World Winter Games at Boise in Idaho,United States.

Vision India: Manipur 1,Delhi 0

February 4, 2009 12:16:31 am

The simultaneous selections of Delhi and Manipur in 2005 for the Asian Football Confederation’s Vision India project didn’t necessarily spark hurried arrangements...