New Delhi: Five-phased assembly elections would be held in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand, beginning Nov 25 and ending Dec 20. By-elections to three Delhi assembly constituencies would be held Nov 25. Counting for all the seats would be held Dec 23, the Election Commission announced Saturday. The five-phases will be Nov 25,...
New Delhi: Defence projects worth a whopping Rs 80,000 crore were on Saturday cleared by the government. Six submarines will be made indigenously and over 8,000 Israeli anti-tank guided missiles and 12 upgraded Dornier surveillance aircraft will be purchased. The decisions were taken following a meeting of the Defence...
Tehran: Iran executed Saturday a 26-year-old woman who had spent five years on death row for the murder of a former intelligence official, defying international pressure to spare her life. Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn, the official IRNA news agency quoted the Tehran prosecutor’s office as saying. A message posted...
Nagpur: Fuelling fresh speculation in political circles, union Minister for Shipping and Transport Nitin Gadkari called on Rashtriya Swayam Sevak (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat here Saturday. Late Friday night, the Bharatiya Janata Party state president and prime contender for the post of the next Maharashtra chief minister...
New Delhi: Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani has written a fiery letter to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hitting out at him for handling the black money issue in an inappropriate manner. Jethmalani's letter is full of criticism. He said that the steps taken to deal with the black money issue were not right and accused Jaitley...
Global Positioning System has become a sort of workaday term now. GPS is a satellite navigation system to say.   It informs us of location and time in all weather conditions anywhere on or near the Earth. However, not many seem to know there is...
Are you crazy about selfies?  Then you may certainly have clicked several times before getting one right. Now experts have a few tips for taking perfect selfies. Scientists at the Surrey University conducted studies on how to get the best focus...
Honestly speaking, you can’t always be honest even if you really want to be. Words could fail you from speaking your mind. The idea you want to express could go wrong.  There are times when you really want to reason your neigbour. One...
Have you ever dreamt of hanging out with Ariel or Barbie? May be in your weirdest dreams you would want to become Snow White. You might as well have become the longhaired Rapunzel. Your prince charming would certainly rescue you!   These larger...
Reggae is all that you may be yearning for! Where music today is all metallic and worked-up-stuff, this Jamaican variety is an honest self-seeker. It invades you right away. You can’t help jerking your hips horizontally, while your head lolls...