Colombo: A Sri Lankan court on Thursday awarded death penalty to five fishermen from Tamil Nadu for allegedly smuggling drugs. The fishermen were arrested in 2011 by Sri Lankan Navy. The fishermen have been given time till November 14 to appeal at the Sri Lankan Supreme Court.
New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday described as positive the reports that Lt Governor Najeeb Jung would be consulting all the political parties in its efforts to form a government in Delhi. The apex court constitution bench headed by Chief Justice H.L. Dattu said that as per the newspaper reports there is a positive move by...
Thiruvananthapuram: A single-judge bench of the High Court Thursday allowed 62 heritage, four- and five-star hotel bars to operate from Thursday. All two- and three-star hotel bars have to be closed. Now, liquor will be only available in eight heritage and 33 four-star hotels besides 21 five-star hotels in the state. Justice...
New Delhi: The sealed envelope with the names of 627 Indians holding bank accounts overseas, against whom a probe is on to ascertain conformity with domestic tax laws, is to be passed on to a special team set up under the Supreme Court's direction. This directive from the apex court came after Attorney General Mukul...
New Delhi: CPI(ML) and SUCI will for the first time join a common platform with four Left parties in November to carry out joint campaigns and protests against the "anti-people" policies of BJP-led government, including its "attempts to dilute" labour laws and MGNREGA. So far, the four Left parties...
Thiruvananthapuram: A single-judge bench of the High Court Thursday allowed 62 heritage, four- and five-star hotel bars to operate from Thursday....
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...