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  • Watch: Cyrus talks to doctor at 'LGBT Transformation Center' on Goa minister's 'treatment' remark January 18, 2015

    Goa's sports and youth affairs minister Ramesh Tawadkar said the state government was planning to set up centres to administer treatment to the LGBT youths to make them "normal". Cyrus Broacha talks to a doctor at 'LGBT Transformation Center' who explains his success rate with his case studies. ...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha January 18, 2015

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on 'Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015', Goa Minister's 'curing' LGBT remark, Sunanda Pushakar death case and the government unblocks 32 websites that had 'jihadi content'. ...
  • Are right-wing politicians getting regressive? January 13, 2015

    Goa sports minister sparked off a row after he pushed for government centres to 'normalise' LGBT youth and give them medical attention to make them "normal". Discouraging the "discrimination" and "intolerance" towards homosexuals in India, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said that he stood firm for equality for everyone...
  • Goa minister takes a U-turn on 'curing' LGBT remark, UN flays India's intolerance towards homosexuals January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Discouraging the "discrimination" and "intolerance" towards homosexuals in India, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said that he stood firm for equality for everyone in the society. "I am proud to stand for the equality of all people, including those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender. I...
  • 'Uttama Villain' trailer: Kamal Haasan shifts effortlessly between the roles of a Theyyam performer and a film star January 13, 2015

    'Uttama Villain' is a Tamil film directed by Ramesh Aravind and produced by N Lingusamy. Kamal Haasan has scripted and co-produced the film under his production banner Raaj Kamal Films International. ...
  • Goa minister sparks a row, pushes for government centres to 'normalise' LGBT youth January 13, 2015

    Goa sports minister sparked off a row after he pushed for government centres to 'normalise' LGBT youth- and give them medical attention to make them "normal". ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 12, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Government may set up centres to make LGBT youth 'normal', says Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar January 12, 2015

    Panaji: Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar on Monday sparked a row by saying that government is contemplating to set up centres to make LGBT youth 'normal'. Tawadkar said that the LGBT youth will be trained and administered medicine in order to make them 'normal'. The minister was speaking on the sidelines of...
  • Arjun Sarja teams up with A.M. Ramesh for bilingual 'Game' January 12, 2015

    Chennai: Actor Arjun Sarja and filmmaker A.M. Ramesh have teamed up for a murder mystery titled 'Game'. The film, that is said to be based on a real life incident, will simultaneously be shot in Kannada and Tamil. Ramesh and Arjun last teamed up for a biopic on late forest brigand...
  • Jairam Ramesh criticises Modi government over land act amendments January 5, 2015

    Greater Noida: Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday criticised the Centre over the ordinance making amendments to the land acquisition act. Addressing a Mahapachayat at Gharbara village, Ramesh said the erstwhile UPA government had formulated pro-farmer land policy after consultations with all political parties including...
  • Jairam Ramesh slams Modi government over Ordinance on land acquisition, says Congress to oppose it in Parliament December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Rural Development Minister and Congress Rajya Sabha MP Jairam Ramesh, who piloted the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013, has slammed the Narendra Modi government for bringing in an Ordinance that dilutes key provisions of the Act. Ramesh says, "What...
  • BJP forms 18-member core team for Delhi polls December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The BJP on Tuesday set up an 18-member core committee for the Delhi assembly polls. The committee includes Rajya Sabha member Vijay Goel, and all seven Lok Sabha members from Delhi - Harsh Vardhan, Manoj Tiwari, Parvesh Verma, Udit Raj, Ramesh Bidhuri, Meenakshi Lekhi and Maheish Giri. Ashish Sood and...
  • Maoist activities resurface in Kerala, presence felt in Wayanad, Palakkad districts December 29, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: After about two decades it seems as if Maoist activities have resurfaced in Kerala. In the last one and a half years, Maoist presence has been reported in various parts of Wayanad and Palakkad districts. Two arrests have been made so far in this regard. An alarming increase in Maoist...
  • 'Subha Yatra-2015' to check road accidents in Kerala December 24, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government on Wednesday announced a new programme 'Subha Yatra-2015' to check road accidents by strictly implementing traffic rules in the wake of increase in the of number of human casualties in road mishaps. Giving details of the programme to be implemented from...
  • Rashmi to play the lead in Vittal Bhatt's 'Preethi Kitabu' December 14, 2014

    Actress Rashmi will soon get busy with her upcoming film 'Preethi Kitabu'. The film which will be directed by Vittal Bhatt, will be playing the lead. While Rashmi plays a college student, co-star Nihal who was earlier seen in 'Yaradu', plays the male lead. Popular TV actress Poorvi Joshi is...
  • Power of stars in astrology can never be matched by science: BJP MP Ramesh Pokhriyal December 4, 2014

    New Delhi: While the Bharatiya Janata Party continues to battle the opposition against its leader Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti over her recent controversial remarks, another party MP is in the dock for his statement on the floor of the Lok Sabha. Former Uttarakhand chief minister and BJP MP Ramesh Pokhriyal on...
  • Kerala to increase number of women in police force November 27, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Government plans to increase the women's representation in police force to 10 per cent by next year, state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said. Speaking at a seminar on 'Empowerment of women in police force', he said the state government was giving special focus to women protection and added the...
  • Kerala: KBHA President accuses KM Mani of demanding Rs 5 crore bribe for renewing licenses November 1, 2014

    The Kerala Bar Owners Association has accused the state's Finance Minister of demanding a bribe of Rs 5 crore for renewing the licenses of closed bars. "The allegation against him is baseless. I can say this because it has been alleged that I was in the know, but this is...
  • After twin wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, Delhi BJP ready for fresh polls October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Buoyed by party's victory in Maharashtra and Haryana, Delhi BJP on Sunday said that it will push for fresh election in the national capital, banking on the 'Modi wave' to wrest power, and may turn down any offer by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to take a shot at...
  • Hema Malini starts shooting for Ramesh Sippy's next September 28, 2014

    Shimla: Actress-politician Hema Malini started filming for Ramesh Sippy's light-hearted comedy "Shimla Mirchi" here Sunday. "The first day of shooting for Shimla Mirchi- with my Director Ramesh Sippy who is also doing a cameo in the movie (sic)," she tweeted Sunday. The duo together gave hits like "Andaz", "Seeta Aur Geeta" and...
  • Asian Games: Indians impress in Kayak and Canoe events September 27, 2014

    Incheon: On a fruitful day for Indian athletes in the Asian Games, the Kayaking and Canoeing team also made their presence felt after a host of national kayakers, including Albert Raj Selvaraj, made it to the semi-finals of the singles and team events, on Saturday. Selvaraj was good in the 1000m...
  • 'Rowdy Fellow' trailer: Nara Rohit calmly beats up the bad guys in this new Krishna Chaitanya film September 17, 2014

    Directed by Krishna Chaitanya and produced by T Prakash Reddy, the film revolves around Nara Rohit, who's a cop. 'Rowdy Fellow', which also stars Vishaka Singh, Rao Ramesh, Paruchuri Venkateswara Rao, Posani Krishna Murali, Gollapudi Maruti Rao and Talluri Rameshwari in key roles, is set to hit the theatres in...
  • Indian workers in Singapore tour ICGS Samudra Paheredar September 15, 2014

    Singapore: Twentyeight Indians working got a guided tour of a coast guard ship "Samudra Paheredar" as part of an outreach programme by the Indian mission. "The visit to the was part of the outreach programme of the High Commission of India," Ramesh Chaturvedi, Attache Welfare for the...
  • #ToiletsForAll: Videos and pics sent by CJs September 8, 2014

    Videos and pics sent by citizen journalists. ...
  • Radio Sharda seeks to preserve the spirit of Kashmiriyat among Kashmiri Pandits August 27, 2014

    Jammu: Radio Sharda is the brainchild of an enterprising Ramesh Hangloo, in his desire to preserve the spirit of Kashmiriyat among Kashmiri Pandits. "The important thing is to sustain the sense of belonging for those who were once a part of Kashmir. Radio Sharda has been instrumental in...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 19, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Toilet construction not enough, need a cultural revolution: Jairam Ramesh August 19, 2014

    Former Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has come out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' initiative and backed his boost for a toilet revolution in the country. ...
  • Jairam Ramesh supports PM Modi, says building toilets a cultural revolution August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday praised women who stood up for themselves and left their inlaw's home due to lack of toilets. Ramesh said he supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to build toilets for women, adding it should become a collective endeavour. "Building toilets is...
  • Clean Up India: Expert views on sanitation issues and its solutions August 14, 2014

    CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. While the government aims to fulfil the plan to achieve maximum sanitation by...