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Starry Eyed

July 1, 2009 7:24:46 am

She's just one film old but Adah Sharma attracts numerous inquisitive glances,finger-pointing and autograph seekers as we walk towards her favourite refreshment joint in Pali Hill,the local sugarcane juice stall.

Remember the Time

July 1, 2009 7:22:44 am

Michael Jackson died and a flood of memories knocked so many people into a tight bear-hug with their pasts.

A boring ride

July 1, 2009 7:17:29 am

For somebody who’s just released her third studio album,Ciara seems strangely short on confidence in her own abilities.

Unchained melodies

July 1, 2009 7:16:07 am

Ask anyone what their defining Michael Jackson moment was and chances are they’ll say it was when they first watched the Thriller video.

Vertex good enough to win again in Varahi Cup

July 1, 2009 7:12:18 am

An impressive winner in her career's first outing,Dinesh Pujar trained three-year old filly Vertex is a clear choice for Varahi Cup...

Englishman adds foreign flavour to Tata Open

July 1, 2009 7:11:17 am

Jamie Bonsels doesn't pretend to be an Englishman who was lured by adverts of Incredible! India,and took the first flight out to Mumbai.

Repolling,recounting unlikely,says returning officer

July 1, 2009 7:09:55 am

SK Sham,the returning officer for the Mumbai Hockey Association’s managing committee election which were held on Monday...

Bitter campaign,poll rigging allegations … what next?

July 1, 2009 7:08:57 am

These results are good or bad for Mumbai hockey remains to be seen as the new committee is yet to start functioning.

Ankle healed,Yuki clinical in win

July 1, 2009 6:58:13 am

The last time Yuki Bhambri visited the DLTA Complex,he was a spectator cheering his sisters on from the sidelines as they played their matches during a women’s ITF tournament,making sure his injured ankle wasn’t put under too much strain.

Undergrad dental course in Jamia

July 1, 2009 6:55:21 am

Jamia Millia Islamia will soon be the first central university to have an undergraduate dental college in Delhi.

Gurgaon hikes collector rates for property registration

July 1, 2009 6:54:09 am

The Gurgaon administration has increased collector rates (or circle rates) for the registration of property from 7 to 12 per cent.

Patient jumps off hospital window,dies

July 1, 2009 6:52:30 am

A patient at Batra Hospital in Southeast Delhi allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the hospital’s second floor in the early hours of Tuesday.

Dikshit in House: water shortage ‘politicised’ by BJP

July 1, 2009 6:51:24 am

A day after taking stock of the water shortage in the city,Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit told the Delhi Assembly today that the water crisis is not as bad as has been made out to be in the last few days.

Ready action plan to meet power crisis,CM tells BSES

July 1, 2009 6:49:42 am

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today asked power distribution company BSES to pull up its socks and submit a detailed action plan with a point-wise description to bring the system back in gear on Wednesday.

Rain in,power and water pain on

July 1, 2009 5:49:00 am

While Tuesday saw a marked improvement in the power situation in the city,the Capital’s power demand reached a new high at 4,337 MW at 4 pm,despite light showers continuing to bring succour to the city.

Now,e-Sampark centres to come up in schools

July 1, 2009 5:45:23 am

The city is set to have four new e-Sampark centres,with additional facilities.

Grade system till Class V to be in place from new session

July 1, 2009 5:44:11 am

The UT education department is all set to implement the much-awaited grading system,an initiative of the Central Board of Secondary Education,for classes up to V in both government and private schools.

Rain cools city,Met dept says monsoon looks good

July 1, 2009 5:42:47 am

Monsoon has finally arrived. The city received 26.8 mm rain in the last 24 hours.

Commissioner questions Mayor’s powers,councillors back her,say officials are rude

July 1, 2009 5:41:21 am

In a first in the 12-year history of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation,the powers of the mayor came under discussion at a House meet on Tuesday.

Four held; robbery cases solved: Cops

July 1, 2009 5:39:54 am

The police have arrested notorious robber Jaipal Singh with his three accomplices,including son of an inspector of the Chandigarh police.

Soon,human rights on menu for CBSE Class XI students

July 1, 2009 5:36:47 am

Rishabh Marya,16,wants to have a better understanding of human rights issues in India and abroad.

Fix water meters by yearend to help cut losses,DJB tells city

July 1, 2009 5:34:47 am

Accused of wasting over 40 per cent of the city’s water supply to leakages and theft...

Month after first patient admitted in RML,how is Delhi fighting the flu?

July 1, 2009 5:33:25 am

The Delhi government has decided against sending samples of H1N1 influenza cases to the National Institute of Virology...

Cousin,call centre man held for bank exec’s kidnap

July 1, 2009 5:29:18 am

Two men,an exporter and a call centre employee,have been arrested on charges of abducting a manager of the HDFC Bank in Vasant Kunj,the police said on Tuesday.

Monsoon checks in,at last

July 1, 2009 5:28:08 am

Tuesday evening was little different from the past couple of evenings as dark clouds gathered and,within minutes,a fierce sandstorm whipped many parts of Delhi. Rain followed,like in the last two days.