• AAP accuses BJP of circulating fake 'thank you' note to Ansari 6 hours 49 minutes ago

    Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday accused BJP of circulating a 'fake' letter in which Arvind Kejriwal has purportedly thanked local Muslim strongman Mukhtar Ansari's Qaumi Ekta Dal for not contesting Lok Sabha elections. Kejriwal is said to be thanking Ansari saying Muslim votes would come to AAP after his support...
  • Rahul Gandhi's Amethi lacks development: Smriti Irani 6 hours 55 minutes ago

    BJP candidate Smriti Irani on Thursday charged Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi with making a joke of his "family ties with Amethi" which despite being regarded as a VVIP area lacked development. The youth here are unemployed, roads are in bad shape... and Rahul Gandhi is showing lollypops of national...
  • Virat Kohli lauds bowlers, Yuvraj for win over Delhi Daredevils 7 hoursNow

    Virat Kohli on Thursday termed "unfair" the criticism directed to his India teammate Yuvraj Singh for his performance in the final of the recently concluded World T20, which India lost to Sri Lanka. "Yuvraj got criticism recently, it's unfair. He has won us two World Cups (2007 T20 and 2011...
  • Jaswant Singh accuses Raje government of misusing machinery 7 hoursNow

    Ousted BJP leader Jaswant Singh has accused the Vasundhara Raje government of misusing government machinery during the Lok Sabha elections and has registered a complaint with the Election Commission in this regard. Jaswant, who is contesting as an Independent after being denied a ticket by the BJP, forwarded a complaint...
  • Uma Bharti's jet makes emergency landing after it runs out of fuel 7 hours 5 minutes ago

    BJP leader Uma Bharti's flight made an emergency landing at Pichhore in Madhya Pradesh after it ran out of fuel on Thursday. Uma Bharti is contesting from Jhansi Lok Sabha constituency in 2014 LS elections. On Wednesday, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi's car ran out of fuel on Lucknow-Allahabad highway, which...
  • 'The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly' is a story of hope, determination 7 hours 7 minutes ago

    Sun-Mi Hwang is writer based in South Korea. She has written over 40 books which cover a variety of genres and themes. She has written books for children as well as adults, and has also won numerous accolades for her prolific writing. "The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly" is...
  • 'Gone With The Vindaloo' makes for a mouth-watering read 7 hours 7 minutes ago

    Vikram Nair's debut novel, "Gone With The Vindaloo", is a decadent experience, to say the least. A restaurateur by profession, Nair has brought his flair for food to his literary venture, thereby fusing the two with incredible easy and fluidity. As the book takes us through a gastronomical journey of...
  • Shuttler Arvind Bhat advances to New Zealand Open semis 7 hours 8 minutes ago

    Auckland: Recently crowned German Open Grand Prix Gold winner Arvind Bhat came out with another fantastic performance to enter the men's singles semifinal of the New Zealand Badminton Open Grand Prix here on Thursday. The fifth seeded Bhat beat Malaysian third seed Chun Seang Tan in 56 minutes to win...
  • Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth rises to World No.16 7 hours 9 minutes ago

    Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth made a remarkable leap of nine places in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) men's singles rankings released on Thursday. Backed by his semifinal appearance at the recently concluded Singapore Open Super Series, where he lost to World No.1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, the Hyderabadi...
  • 'Fables for All Ages' is a delightful, witty read 7 hours 11 minutes ago

    Fables for All Ages contains three major stories written by Abanindranath Tagore. Aban Tagore, as the author is better known, was born to the illustrious Tagore house of Jorasankho. His artistic bent of mind expressed itself very clearly from a very young age. Although better known as the founder of...
  • Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of dividing country 7 hours 13 minutes ago

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused the BJP of "dividing" the country into two parts and said his party wants a "united" India. "If the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) comes to power, the country will fall in the grip of only five to six very rich people," Gandhi...
  • 'Byculla to Bangkok' is a detailed account of political, social scenarios 7 hours 19 minutes ago

    S Hussain Zaidi is a veteran when it comes to crime reporting. An illustrious journalist, he has written for a number of dailies and periodicals such as The Indian Express, The Asian Age, Mid-Day and others. He has covered a number of investigative articles and some very high-profile criminal news...
  • '2 States': 10 amusing North and South Indian stereotypes to watch out for 7 hours 22 minutes ago

    What do you mean, south Indians don't only eat idlis and dosas? And we have NEVER heard of a small-scale Punjabi wedding. Many cross cultural stereotypes like the ones mentioned above, are the chocolate filling in a warm, light croissant that is Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor's dramedy '2 States'....