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  • Charity from foreign lands has hidden motives: RSS leader April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Charity from foreign lands has hidden motives and such service is just like business, a top RSS functionary on Saturday claimed at a convention of nearly 800 Sangh-backed organisations that commenced in New Delhi. Addressing the inaugural session of 'Rashtriya Sewa Sangam' in New Delhi, senior RSS leader Krishna...
  • 'Jil' review: More style, less substance March 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Film: "Jil" Cast: Gopichand, Raashi Khanna, Kabir Singh, Harish Uthaman, Posani Krishna Murali, Brahmaji, Chalapathi Rao and Srinivas Avasarala Director: Radha Krishna Kumar Rating: ** The film, according to its director, was titled "Jil" because it's supposed to have a few hair-raising moments. There are, literally, when you scratch your...
  • Indian officers who paid a heavy price for their honesty and hard work March 18, 2015

    The mysterious death of Indian Administrative Service officer DK Ravikumar has yet again brought to light the harsh reality of deep rooted corruption in India. While investigations are underway into his mysterious death, questions have been raised over how safe are the officers who have the courage to take on...
  • ICC World Cup: Krishna Karate makes India vs UAE a special contest February 26, 2015

    At noon on February 28, the more enthusiastic cricket lovers of the village of Kollengode, some 20 km from the town of Palakkad in Kerala, will gather at a clearing and congregate before a giant screen erected to showcase one match. India will be playing a World Cup match in...
  • ICC World Cup: Six interests in India vs UAE mismatch February 26, 2015

    India's first encounter with minnows this World Cup will come at the back of two huge kills made by MS Dhoni's team. First they ensured Pakistan's jinx remained intact and then ended their own against South Africa. Next, it's the UAE. While India may yawn, swap TV channels and not...
  • Film on badminton player Pullela Gopichand yet to materialise: Mohan Indraganti February 23, 2015

    Chennai: Filmmaker Mohan Krishna Indraganti says the plans for making a film on former ace badminton player Pullela Gopichand will take a while as nothing has materialised yet on the project. Gopichand is currently the chief national badminton coach. "Gopichand and I had met last year and discussed the idea. But there...
  • 'Bandipotu' director Mohan Krishna Indraganti says comedy is the most underrated genre February 18, 2015

    Chennai: Filmmaker Mohan Krishna Indraganti, who is looking forward to the release of Telugu crime-comedy "Bandipotu", says comedy is the most "difficult" and "underrated" genre to make films in. "Comedy is not an easy genre to make films in. I think it's the most difficult and underrated genre. Even in the...
  • 'Temper' review: Whose side are you on? The Good or the Bad? Junior NTR is all of them February 14, 2015

    Film: Temper Cast: NTR, Kajal, Posani Krishna Murali, Prakash Raj. Rating: 2.5 In the very first scene, we see a badly wounded NTR, talking to us, explaining his condition in his usual manner. Slow, understandable cut to flashback. NTR is a police officer working for the criminals. He's on the other side of...
  • Kiran Bedi's loss in Krishna Nagar reflects why BJP was decimated in Delhi February 11, 2015

    New Delhi: It was a rout of unprecedented scale. A party which romped home with a big majority in the Lok Sabha elections just about 10 months ago and then went on to form government in three other states has been badly mauled in Delhi Assembly elections and barely won...
  • Delhi elections: Not all 'party hoppers' go lucky February 10, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Party hoppers' who were in fray in the Delhi polls on tickets of three major parties could not put up a great show. While Alka Lamba and Sahi Ram who left Congress and BSP respectively to join AAP managed to win, prominent hoppers including former Union minister and Congress...
  • Kiran Bedi fails to change BJP's fortune, loses from party's stronghold February 10, 2015

    New Delhi: In an inglorious end to its Delhi election campaign, the Bharatiya Janata Party has not only been decimated by the Aam Aadmi Party but its chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi, too, lost for the party's safest seat Krishna Nagar in East Delhi. Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP wielded the broom with...
  • AAP makes BJP's safest seat a nail-biting fight, Kiran Bedi still battles in Krishna Nagar February 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party in a massive majority claimed almost the entire Delhi winning with a thunderous majority of over 90 per cent seats in a 70-member assembly. Bringing in former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its face in Delhi polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party thought that it would...
  • Delhi elections: These 25 seats hold the key to power in the national capital February 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Even as the focus is on high profile constituencies like New Delhi and Krishna Nagar in the battle for Delhi, there are 25 seats where the victory margin was less than 5000 votes in the 2013 elections indicating a close contest. It will be the result of these 25...
  • Watch: A day before polls, Kiran Bedi makes chapatis at a gurudwara February 6, 2015

    A day before voting in Delhi, BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi was seen visiting a gurudwara and later interacting with her team members in Krishna Nagar. She will be spending the entire day in Krishna Nagar from where she is contesting the polls. ...
  • In a nail-biting battle for Delhi, all eyes on a dozen high profile seats February 6, 2015

    New Delhi: In the 70 member Delhi assembly, at least 12 seats are witnessing high profile contests. New Delhi in Lutyen's Delhi, Krishna Nagar, Patparganj in East Delhi, Greater Kailash, Jangpura in South Delhi, Mundka, Patel Nagar in West Delhi, Sadar, Ballimaran, Matia Mahal in Old Delhi are some of...
  • Whatever the result be, will celebrate the hard work today: Kiran Bedi February 6, 2015

    New Delhi: A day after campaigning ended and a day before the national capital votes, Bharatiya Janata Party's chief ministerial candidate in Delhi Kiran Bedi is taking time to relax. Bedi will be in her constituency Krishna Nagar for the entire day to celebrate the hard work that has been...
  • Kiran Bedi's Krishna Nagar roadshow starts without her, Harsh Vardhan energises party supporters February 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Missing from her own roadshow on Thursday in Krishna Nagar for almost half the distance, Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi finally joined the show of strength in the last leg of campaigning for Delhi Assembly elections on February 7. The roadshow began around 2 PM from...
  • Watch: AAP, BJP in close fight as Delhi gears up to vote February 5, 2015

    CNN-IBN reporter spoke to voters in Kiran Bedi's constituency of Krishna Nagar ahead of Delhi assembly polls. "Bedi is honest and will vote for her," said a BJP supporter. While on the other hand AAP supporters said that they had total faith in Arvind Kejriwal and would vote for him....
  • Delhi polls: Kiran Bedi to hold a road show in Krishna Nagar today February 5, 2015

    BJP volunteers from across India have gathered at the Delhi BJP headquarters ahead of the assembly polls. "We will be campaigning through the day today. We have been campaigning at the metro station where people are open to the party campaign and are keen to know what the BJP has...
  • Mission Delhi: Kiran Bedi turns emotional February 4, 2015

    Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi broke down on Wednesday morning while campaigning in her Assembly constituency of Krishna Nagar. ...
  • Overwhelmed by the love of people, Kiran Bedi breaks down during rally in Krishna Nagar February 4, 2015

    Delhi BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi on Wednesday broke down while addressing a rally in Delhi's Krishna Nagar area. An emotional Bedi said she was overwhelmed by the love and affection shown to her by the people of the city. She is contesting from Krishna Nagar which is being considered...
  • Mob claiming to be lawyers attack BJP Delhi CM candidate Kiran Bedi's office, 3 injured February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: In an act of hooliganism, a mob of 400-500 people claiming to be lawyers attacked Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi's office in Krishna Nagar constituency of East Delhi on Monday. Three BJP workers Harihar, Kapil and Manoj were allegedly beaten up by the mob abd...
  • Telugu actor Gopichand will be seen in a brand new avatar in 'Jill' February 2, 2015

    Chennai: Telugu audiences will get to see actor Gopichand in a never-seen-before avatar in upcoming action-comedy 'Jill', says its director Radha Krishna Kumar. The actor has undergone a stylish makeover for the film. "Right from his hair to clothes, everything you see about Gopi in this film will be new. He...
  • Krishna Nagar promises to be a cakewalk for Kiran Bedi but some roadblocks remain February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Considered a citadel of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Krishna Nagar constituency in East Delhi appears to be a cakewalk for its chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi. The constituency's voters are enthusiastic about Bedi with many of them fully supporting her in her bid to become Delhi' CM. The seat...
  • AAP has not fulfilled any of the promises made so far, says Amit Shah February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: BJP on Sunday tore through the AAP, accusing its chief Arvind Kejriwal of not fulfilling any of the promises made to the people and asked the electorate to not fritter away their votes on a party that has "no policy". BJP president Amit Shah, addressing an election rally...
  • 1979 batch IPS officer Krishna Choudhary appointed as new DG ITBP January 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Senior IPS officer Krishna Choudhary has been appointed as the new chief of border guarding force Indo-Tibetan Border Police. The 1979-batch Bihar cadre officer is presently working as the Director General of the Railway Protection Force under the Railway Ministry. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister...
  • Popular Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana dies at 63 January 23, 2015

    Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana breathed his last Friday at a private hospital here due to kidney-related ailments. He was 63. Narayana was undergoing treatment at Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS). "We've lost another great actor. He showed signs of improvement yesterday (Thursday) but doctors said he was critical," producer...
  • Many Congress leaders unhappy with functioning of the party, in talks with BJP top brass: Sources January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress seems to be in a tough spot with many leaders unhappy with the functioning of the affairs within the party. According to sources, several senior Congress leaders are in touch with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) top brass and are likely to join the party. The development comes...
  • Delhi elections: Krishna Tirath rules out infighting in BJP, says Congress has lost its culture January 21, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Congress leader Krishna Tirath, who joined the Bharatiya Janata Party and is now its candidate from Patel Nagar constituency of Delhi, on Wednesday said that Congress had lost its culture and losing ground across the country. "I will not call my joining of BJP as a change of...
  • CM hopefuls Kiran Bedi, Arvind Kejriwal to file nominations for Delhi polls today January 21, 2015

    New Delhi: Chief Ministerial candidates of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party will be filing their nominations to contest the Delhi Assembly polls on Wednesday. While BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi will file her nomination from Krishna Nagar, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal will file his nomination from the...