January

  • I was scared to work with Viggo Mortensen: Kirsten Dunst 04-04-2014 04:58 PM

    London: Actress Kirsten Dunst has revealed that she was scared to work with actor Viggo Mortensen in their upcoming movie 'The Two Faces of January'. The 'Melancholia' star said that although Mortensen's casting convinced her to accept the part, she was nervous about working with him, reported Harper's Bazaar magazine....
  • January WPI inflation eases to eight-month low 14-02-2014 01:48 PM

    New Delhi: India's wholesale price-based inflation eased to an eight-month low in January as food prices moderated, offering some relief to policymakers who have long battled to get a handle on surging prices. The wholesale price index (WPI), long regarded as India's main inflation measure, rose 5.05 percent in January,...
  • BSNL, MTNL likely to offer free roaming plans from January 26 24-01-2014 12:27 PM

    State-owned telecom firms MTNL and BSNL are likely to launch new roaming plans from January 26 that will offer their subscribers free calls, sources said. "MTNL has plans to make roaming free for its customers on its network in Delhi and Mumbai without any additional charge," said an official source....
  • Uddhav Thackeray's 'January 26' faux pas embarrasses Shiv Sena 23-01-2014 05:53 PM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has embarrassed himself by saying that this January 26 would be the last time, when a Congress Prime Minister speaks from the ramparts of the Red Fort in Delhi. Addressing Shiv Sena workers on the birth anniversary of his father Bal Thackeray, he said,...
  • Republic Day tableaux to serve up a slice of India 22-01-2014 11:24 PM

    New Delhi: From the construction of the Pir Panjal Railway Tunnel in Kashmir to a tribute to Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika, and from the story of the valiant Tipu Sultan to an evocation of the confluence of nomadic tribes in Jammu and Kashmir, these are some of the themes which...
  • Manmohan Singh to address media in early January 28-12-2013 06:07 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to address a press conference in early January, informed sources said on Saturday. They said the press conference was likely to be held in the first week of January but the venue and date are not finalised. The sources said it would be Manmohan...
  • Hyundai Motors to hike prices by up to Rs 20,000 from January 17-12-2013 01:22 PM

    Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) will increase prices of its products across all models by up to Rs 20,000 from January to offset pressure of input costs on account of rupee depreciation and inflationary trends. The quantum of price increase will vary from Rs 5,000 to Rs 20,000 across all...
  • Bangladesh to hold general elections on January 5, BNP launches protests 26-11-2013 11:17 AM

    Bangladesh's poll panel on Monday announced that the general election would be held on January 5, triggering protests by activists of the main opposition BNP which called a 48-hour nationwide transport blockade from Tuesday. "The voting will be held on January 5, 2014," Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmed said....
  • Chelsea agree terms with Bolton, but not Cahill 30-12-2011 09:38 PM

    Bolton: Chelsea's defensive options are set to be bolstered by the signing of Bolton centerback Gary Cahill after the two clubs agreed on a fee for the England international. The 26-year-old Cahill, who is out of contract in the summer, has started negotiations with the London club over personal terms,...
  • Villas-Boas hails under-fire skipper Terry 23-12-2011 01:25 PM

    London: Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas has insisted his side are still in the Premier League title race after their 1-1 draw with Tottenham at White Hart Lane, and also praised the performance of under-fire captain John Terry. The Blues came from behind to grab a point against Harry Redknapp's high-flying...
  • Masand: 'Unknown' is a gripping thriller 15-04-2011 11:39 PM

    Cast: Liam Neeson, Diane Kruger, January Jones Director: Jaume Collet-Serra 'Unknown', starring Liam Neeson, is a gripping suspense thriller about a man who wakes up from a coma to discover that his identity has been stolen. Neeson's character, Dr Martin Harris has just arrived in Berlin with his beautiful wife,...
  • Inflation down to 8.23 percent in January 14-02-2011 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: Inflation declined marginally to 8.23 per cent in January from 8.43 per cent in the previous month, as prices of certain commodities like wheat, pulses and sugar eased, although essential items like onion and other vegetables continue to remain dearer. The headline inflation, based on wholesale prices, has...
  • Chilly morning in Delhi on Tuesday 18-01-2011 10:52 AM

    New Delhi: Delhiites on Tuesday got some respite from the cold winds that were blowing for the last few days, but the chill continued with the minimum temperature touching 4.4 degrees Celsius - three notches below the average, the weather office said. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) attributed the drop...
  • Delhiites battle icy winds on a sunny Monday 17-01-2011 10:56 AM

    New Delhi: The sun shone bright in the national capital on Monday but icy winds blowing at a velocity of 16 km per hour along with a dip in mercury levels made it a chilly day. Delhi was back in the grip of the winter chill after a brief spell...
  • Best day to start dieting is Jan 15 06-01-2011 10:54 AM

    London: A study reveals that Britons are more likely to fall off the diet wagon if they begin at the start of January, with 80 percent people struggling to stick to healthy eating and 44 percent citing not being in the right frame of mind to diet. A massive 42...
  • Pics: India's R-Day parade 26-01-2010 02:56 PM

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