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  • Modi's G-All mantra left major impact on world community: MD Mahindra Group 1 hour 28 minutes ago

    Managing Director and Chairman of Mahindra Group Anand Mahindra is enthusiastic about investments in Indian Market. Complementing PM Modi's US visit the corporate said the G-All mantra will leave major impact. ...
  • E Lounge Unwind: Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif talk about 'Bang Bang' Yesterday

    Speaking to CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actors Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif talk about their forthcoming film 'Bang Bang'. Directed by Siddharth Anand, the film is set to release on October 2. ...
  • 'Make In India' has to be made successful, says Anand Mahindra 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra on Thursday said that every citizen would have to play a part in making Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious 'Make In India' project successful. "We have to make this (project) work. We all have to do our bit," Mahindra told reporters, responding to a question...
  • Diplomacy not event management: Congress to Modi on Chinese intrusions 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Accusing the Narendra Modi government of not being serious about Chinese intrusions, Congress on Wednesday demanded that the Prime Minister appoint a Special Representative to carry forward the talks on border issues as "diplomacy is not event management". "I would like to advice Prime Minister that diplomacy is not...
  • 2G case: SC asks Public Prosecutor to look into allegations against CBI Director Ranjit Sinha 1 week ago

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Central Bureau Investigation Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Monday asked Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) Anand Grover to look into allegations against Sinha in the 2G spectrum allocation case. Senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan has alleged that Sinha met suspects in the highprofile case. The...
  • Viswanathan Anand close to winning Bilbao Masters September 20, 2014

    Bilbao: Fivetime world champion Viswanathan Anand took a decisive step towards his second big title of the year after drawing with Ruslan Ponomariov of Ukraine in the fifth and penultimate round of the Final Masters here on Saturday. After crushing Francisco Vallejo Pons of Spain in the fourth round, Anand cemented...
  • Viswanathan Anand closes in to title victory in Bilbao Masters September 20, 2014

    Bilbao: Fivetime world champion Viswanathan Anand took a decisive step towards his second big title of the year after drawing with Ruslan Ponomariov of Ukraine in the fifth and penultimate round of the Final Masters here on Friday. After crushing Francisco Vallejo Pons of Spain in the fourth round, Anand cemented...
  • Are you mad? This in an impossible task: Hrithik Roshan to director Siddharth Anand when asked to perform Michael Jackson's steps September 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan is one of the best dancers in Bollywood but even he was at his wit's end when 'Bang Bang' director Siddharth Anand told him to emulate 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson's moves for the title track. Hrithik said he refused initially because he thought it would...
  • Viswanathan Anand beats Vallejo Pons to stay ahead in Bilbao Masters September 16, 2014

    Bilbao: Fivetime world champion Viswanathan Anand cashed in on his chances to put it across Francisco Vallejo Pons of Spain in the second round of Bilbao Final Masters. Anand displayed his technical prowess and had Vallejo offtrack with some brilliant ideas in the game and even though it would go down...
  • Viswanathan Anand beats Ruslan Ponomariov in Bilbao opener September 15, 2014

    Bilbao: Fivetime world champion Viswanathan Anand started his campaign at the Bilbao Final Masters with a crushing win over former FIDE world champion Ruslan Ponomariov of Ukraine here. Playing his last tournament ahead of the World Championship rematch against Magnus Carlsen in November, Anand showed that he was in top form...
  • Jayaram, Praneeth reach prequarters of Indonesian Masters September 11, 2014

    Palembang: Four Indian shuttlers, Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth, H S Prannoy and Anand Pawar advanced to the prequarterfinals of the USD 12,500 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament in the men's singles competition on Thursday. Jayaram and Praneeth will clash in the prequarterfinals, following their gruelling threegame wins in...
  • India will have edge in Novak Djokovic's absence: Anand Amritraj September 7, 2014

    Bangalore: India's Davis Cup captain Anand Amritraj on Sunday said his side can beat the formidable Serbians if world number one Novak Djokovic give the World Group playoff tie a miss. "I am told that Djokovic is to confirm his playing tonight. If he does not turn up, it will be...
  • Leander Paes confirmed for Davis Cup tie against Serbia September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran star Leander Paes is set to combine with Rohan Bopanna for the doubles rubber during the Davis Cup tie against Serbia, Indian captain Anand Amritraj confirmed on Sunday but he says nothing has been decided on the Asian Games squad as yet. The inclusion of 41yearold Paes in...
  • 100 days of Modi government: Centre hasn't done anything to fulfil poll promises, claims Congress September 2, 2014

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in power, the Congress has hit out at the Centre. The Congress alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) made tall claims while in opposition but has not done anything to fulfil its promises, specially on the issue of black...
  • Modi government simply repackaged UPA schemes: Congress September 1, 2014

    The Opposition has raised questions on Narendra Modi's 100 days in office. Congress strongly criticised Prime Minister's Jan Dhan Yojana. The Opposition has claimed that the government has simply repackaged UPA schemes and is misleading people. Senior congress leader Anand Sharma told CNNIBN that the UPA had started the process...
  • Small process changes matter, not big bang reforms: Anand Mahindra August 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Giving a thumbs up to the BJP government, leading industrialist Anand Mahindra says Prime Minister Narendra Modi's focus on setting processes right is more important than big bang reforms. "Up to now I am very heartened that what I am seeing happen is that somehow the PM has signalled...
  • Watch: New song 'Tu meri' from 'Bang Bang' shows off Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif's scorching chemistry August 22, 2014

    You need to see this. Stop whatever you're doing and watch this new song 'Tu meri' from the upcoming film 'Bang Bang'. Composed by the musician duo VishalShekhar and sung by Vishal Dadlani, the song features Hrithik Roshan dancing in his inimitable style with Katrina Kaif. ...
  • Anand Sharma declares Congress support for Judicial Appointments Bill in Rajya Sabha August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: After supporting the government in getting the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill passed in the Lok Sabha, the Congress party will not cause any hindrance in its clearance in the Rajya Sabha too, said senior party leader Anand Sharma. Speaking to CNNIBN, Sharma said, "The government has addressed the...
  • Congress slams PM Modi, BJP for 'misleading' people August 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Saturday launched an all out attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of "misleading" people on the WTO issue and ridiculed BJP over its "Congress phobia". "The statements that Modi has made are confirming the worst apprehensions of a partisan political agenda to mislead and...
  • Most opposition parties want bill to be sent to select committee, says Congress August 7, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called a meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Home Minister Rajnath Singh to discuss the Insurance Bill. Meanwhile, the Congress remains firm that the bill should be sent to a select committee. Congress leader Anand Sharma said, "Our stand on bill hasn't changed,...
  • 'Bullets will fly on October 2': Worst PR gaffe ever? Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' to be released on Gandhi Jayanti July 23, 2014

    We are almost sure that most of you must have seen and swooned over the teaser of the upcoming film 'Bang Bang'. Starring Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif, the movie is the official remake of the Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz starrer 'Knight and Day'. One of the things that caught...
  • 'Bang Bang' teaser: Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif's stunts will blow your mind July 23, 2014

    Hrithik Roshan is back! As the mysterious, dashing, daredevil spy in Siddharth Anand's 'Bang Bang'. Costarring the gorgeous Katrina Kaif, the film is a remake of Hollywood film 'Day and Knight' which featured Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz in the lead role. The film's teaser trailer shows Katrina and Hrithik...
  • UPA MPs to write to Lok Sabha Speaker seeking call on Leader of Opposition issue July 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Upping the ante on the Lok Sabha Leader of Opposition issue, the Congress and its allies on Monday said they will write to Speaker Sumitra Mahajan seeking an immediate decision in the matter. Party spokesman Anand Sharma said that the Congress would exercise all options to ensure a "democratically...
  • Badminton: Anand Pawar bows out of Canada Open Grand Prix July 3, 2014

    Vancouver: India's campaign ended at the Canada Open Grand Prix badminton tournament as Anand Pawar crashed out of the men's singles event after going down to Kuei Chun Shih of Chinese Taipei in a keenly contested prequarterfinal match, here. The fourth seeded Indian fought well before losing 2224, 2117, 1521 against...
  • Shuttler Anand Pawar in third round of Canada Open July 2, 2014

    Vancouver: India's Anand Pawar reached the men's singles prequarterfinals of the Canada Open Grand Prix tournament with a straightgame win over local shuttler Bobby Milroy. The Indian thrashed the qualifier 2112, 2111 yesterday to set up a clash with Chinese Taipei's Kuei Chun Shih. The fourth seed had defeated Korea's Kim...
  • Choppy seas, guns and helicopters: A lot is going on in the first poster of 'Bang Bang', starring Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif July 1, 2014

    The upcoming thriller 'Bang Bang' by Siddharth Raj Anand has been generating a lot of buzz among the media as well as the audiences. Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif will reprise their 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobaraa' chemistry on screen. Rumoured to be a remake of the Tom CruiseCameron Diaz hit...
  • Gopal Subramaniam one of the finest lawyers of his time: Anand Sharma June 25, 2014

    Reacting to former Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam's decision to opt out of the race for Supreme Court judge's post, Congress leader Anand Sharma said, "He is respected globally,one of the finest lawyers of his time. I can only say this is most unfortunate." ...
  • Viswanathan Anand falls behind in World Blitz after three losses on day 1 June 20, 2014

    Dubai (UAE): Fivetime world champion Viswanathan Anand could only manage 7.5 points out of a possible 11 on the opening day of the twoday World Blitz Chess Championship as he won seven games, lost three and drew one. World Champion Magnus Carlsen, who just annexed the world rapid crown as well,...
  • Children of cobbler, labourers crack IIT exam with help from Super 30 June 20, 2014

    The sons and daughters of a cobbler, daily wage labourers and a landless farmer, among others, have cracked the highlycompetitive IITJEE exam this year thanks to a free coaching centre for underprivileged students in Bihar. Wards of poorest of the poor comprise 27 of the 30 students of the Super 30...
  • Super 30 does it again, 27 out of 30 EWS students qualify for IITs June 19, 2014

    Keeping up its reputation, Super 30 of mathematician Anand Kumar has again excelled in JEE advance result which was declared on Thursday with 27 out of its 30 students, all from poor background cracking the exam. Among the successful ,this year, are children of cobbler,roadside vendors and grocer. With tears in...