Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) English cricketing great Ted Dexter just cannot stop admiring India's new Mr Consistent Cheteshwar Pujara. He describes the 24-year-old right hander as "classical" and "one of the "most correct players" he has seen for a long time
New Delhi, Dec 03 (ANI): There was fashion, there was art, there was music and there was entertainment galore!
Dhanush is now acting in Bollywood with a film titled 'Raanjhnaa'. The latest update is that attempts are on to remake the film in Tamil
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) On a day the BJP released its manifesto for the Gujarat assembly polls Dec 13 and 17, the Congress Monday smelt a rat in a gas exploration project in the Krishna-Godavari basin and said Chief Minister Narendra Modi should clarify. "We are merely raising some questions that arise out of a story published in Tehelka magazine.
New Delhi, Dec 03 (ANI): Senior IPS officer Ranjit Sinha today took charge as the new director of the CBI, amid the controversies surrounding his appointment. Sinha addressed a news conference where he assured that he will uphold the integrity of the organization
Guwahati, Dec 3 (IANS) Listing the steps his government have taken to curb infiltration from Bangladesh, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Monday asserted he had raised the issue with the neighbouring country's leaders during his visit to Dhaka last year. He also sought to refute reports that he had said there were no Bangladeshis in Assam. "My statement has been misinterpreted
Moscow, Dec 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia called on North Korea Monday to abandon plans to launch a space rocket later this month, which Pyongyang announced on the weekend.
Patna, Dec 3 (IANS) In the wake of senior BJP leaders backing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for the job of prime minister, Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Monday threw a challenge at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, asking him to make clear his stance. Leader of opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj, leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley and senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde had earlier made statements that Narendra Modi was a fit candidate for prime ministership.
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) With no breakthroughs in the first week of the Doha climate talks on extending the Kyoto Protocol, Indian industry lobby CII Monday called for starting the Protocol's second commitment period and resolving issues of converting targets into "quantified emission limitation and reduction objectives" (QELROs). The Kyoto Protocol is the world's only legally binding regime that ensures emission reduction by developed countries, and for governments meeting at Doha this week key issues include length of the second commitment period, QELROs, and legal formulation of amendment to the Protocol
Beijing, Dec 3 (IANS) A teacher at a Chinese university has become an internet sensation after photographs showed him carrying real guns, including an AK-47, to a class, a media report said Monday. Wu is from the Nanjing University of Science and Technology in East China and the photographs were clicked Nov 28 when he taught the structure of automatic weapons to his students with over 30 real assault rifles, reported People's Daily citing news portal ifeng.com. The students were studying weapon production