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  • Dell launches new Venue 7, Venue 8 voice-calling Android tablets in India at Rs 14,999 onwards November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Dell has launched its latest Android tablets - the Dell Venue 7 and Dell Venue 8 - in India. The new tablets are equipped with voice calling feature as well as 3G. The tablets come with a 4,550 mAh battery, the latest dual-core Intel Processor, and Android 4.4...
  • Rashtrapati Bhavan invites innovators to stay on its campus November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Encouraged by the response of first innovation scholars in-residence scheme, Rashtrapati Bhavan has invited applications for the second batch who will get to stay in the abode of country's First citizen for a week. In a statement, Press Secretary to the President, Venu Rajamony said interested applicants can apply...
  • Four artists selected for inresidence scheme at Rashtrapati Bhavan August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Two artists and two writers have been selected for Rashtrapati Bhavan's inresidence scheme, aimed at promoting and nurturing established and young creative minds. "We have selected four people, two writers and two artists, through a national wide selection process for this residency programme," Venu Rajamony, Rashtrapati Bhavan press secretary,...
  • ABVP activists vandalise seminar venue in Patna May 24, 2014

    Members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday ransacked the venue of a seminar in Patna, which was organised to discuss the arrest of a Delhi University professor for his alleged links with Maoists. Shouting slogans like 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Vande Mataram', over three dozen ABVP activists...
  • Pakistan, India agree to resume cricket series May 15, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan on Thursday said it had agreed to play a total of six cricket series against India from 2015 to 2023, the first since the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks suspended play between the teams. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said it had signed an MoU with the Board of Control...
  • BCCI team inspects IPL venues in UAE, expresses satisfaction March 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A team from the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) has given their go-ahead after inspecting the three venues across the United Arab Emirates which was awarded the hosting rights for 20 matches in the upcoming Indian Premier League's first leg. The venue inspection team comprising M...
  • UAE now in contention to host IPL 7 matches February 23, 2014

    Dubai: With the upcoming general elections and the Indian government denying security, UAE has emerged as an alternate venue along with South Africa to host the Indian Premier League (IPL). It is learnt that the Indian board will give a presentation to Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) for facilitation to hold IPL...
  • Dell launches Android, Windows 8 tablets; priced between Rs 10,999 and Rs 26,499 January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Four months after going private, PC maker Dell announced its first major launch with the introduction of 'Venue' line up of Android and Windowsbased devices in India, one of its top 10 markets globally. In September last year, founder of the USbased computer maker Michael Dell had announced...
  • Mohanlal to do cameo in Malayalam film 'Rasam' January 13, 2014

    The Malayalam actor, who is currently basking in the glory of his recently released film 'Drishyam', will be seen in a cameo in 'Rasam'. The actor has joined the sets of the film and will shoot for almost a week. Directed by Rajeevnath, actor Indrajith will play the lead role...
  • Sachin Tendulkar's 200th Test will be in Mumbai: BCCI October 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to grant cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar his wish to play his 200th and farewell Test in his home town Mumbai. Kolkata and Mumbai were the frontrunners to host Tendulkar's farewell Test but the legendary batsman in a letter...
  • Best Bankers' Awards: Celebrating excellence in banking sector October 6, 2013

    Top bankers come together for Best Bankers' Awards to celebrate excellence in banking sector. ...
  • Sunburn 2013: The music festival lives up to the hype October 6, 2013

    Noida: Asia's largest music carnival is back, much to the excitement of collegegoers, music lovers and party animals across the world. Influential artists are hitting the stage at Galgotia University Campus One, Greater Noida on October 6, 2013. The second edition of electronic dance and music (EDM) festival in Noida, promises...
  • Dell Venue 7, Venue 8 Android tablets launched at $150 onwards October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Introducing a new series of tablets, Dell has launched two new Android tablets Venue 7 and Venue 8. Both tablets are powered by Intel Atom Z2760 (Clover Trail) processors. The tablets run Android 4.2.2 (upgradeable to KitKat) and will come in both WiFionly and 4G variants. As their...
  • Decision on Sachin Tendulkar's 200th Test venue delayed by a week October 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The meeting of the Tours and Fixtures Committee of the BCCI which was earlier scheduled to be held in Mumbai on Thursday to decide on itinerary of the West Indies series has been deferred by a week now. The decision to defer the meeting has been taken as there...
  • Malayalam superstar Mammooty meets the Mayor May 31, 2013

    Malayalam superstar Mammooty was taken by surprise while shooting for his upcoming film 'Kadal Kadannoru' in North Rhine Westphailia in Germany when the Mayor Brent Gunter visited the sets. Mammooty will be essaying the role of an NRI in the film. The storyline deals with the story of a couple who...
  • Tamil film industry is open to fresh stories: Bharat Bala April 11, 2013

    Chennai: As much as Tamil audiences root for commercial films, they are open to fresh stories too, says Tamil filmmaker Bharatbala, who has made his upcoming film 'Mariyaan' for this reason. "I was determined to make the film ('Mariyaan') in Tamil from the start for two simple reasons. Firstly, I believe...
  • TVS, BMW to jointly develop sub500 cc bikes April 9, 2013

    Mumbai: TVS Motor Co Ltd and BMW AG's motorcycle division announced a deal on Monday to jointly develop bikes that will give the Indian automaker access to BMW technology as it looks to stem its falling market share. The longawaited deal should help TVS revamp a dated product pipeline at...
  • Malayalam film 'Parankimala' is ready for a remake April 7, 2013

    Many will remember the 1981 hit from the director Bharathan, named 'Parankimala', which had Nedumudi Venu and Soorya in very interesting roles. The latest we hear is that the movie is ready to be remade soon. To be directed by debutante Sennan Pallassery, the youngest of the Pallassery brothers, this...
  • In pics: The IPL 6 venues March 30, 2013

    The Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium hosts match for the local team, Delhi Daredevils. (Getty Images)The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali is the home ground for the Adam Gilchrist-led Kings XI Punjab. (Getty Images)The MA Chidambaram Stadium is the home ground for two-time IPL winners (2010 and 2011) Chennai Super Kings. (Getty Images)
  • Vysakh's 'Sound Thoma' to get released on April 5 March 29, 2013

    As the visual magic and associated hoopla set by 'Amen' is getting discussed more day after day, Mollywood will have its next big releases by April 5. The day will have two big films, Mammootty's lal jose film 'Immanuel' and Vysakh's Dileep flick 'Sound Thoma' on theatres across Kerala. Produced by...
  • IPL teams tell BCCI to drop Chennai as venue March 23, 2013

    New Delhi: With less than 10 days to go before the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) begins, politics is making an impact on the cricket tournament. Sources say that IPL franchisees have told the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to drop Chennai as a...
  • Nagarjuna's nephew Sushanth turns a year older March 18 March 18, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Sushanth is not throwing a lavish bash for his birthday on March 18. Instead, he is busy working for his upcoming Telugu romance 'Adda', and will be occupied with the launch of the film's first look poster. "I generally don't throw any party on my birthday and instead...
  • Telugu film 'Telugabbai' to be released on March 9 March 7, 2013

    Telugu actor Thanish, Thashu Kaushik and Ramya Nambeeshan play the lead roles in a film titled 'Telugabbai'. OS Avinash is the director and it is produced by S Ramakrishna, under the banner of Veer film corporation. The film has completed all the formalities and is set to release on March...
  • IPL 6: No games in Rajasthan, BCCI orders sporting tracks February 5, 2013

    Chennai: The BCCI on Tuesday gave clear instructions to the curators of all IPL venues not to bow down to the pressure from the franchises regarding the preparation of tailormade wickets for their respective home matches in the sixth edition of the cashrich league. The decision was taken at a...
  • BCCI to request ICC to suggest Women's World Cup venue shift January 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Against the back drop of antiPakistan sentiments across the country following the killing of two Indian soldiers at the LOC earlier this month, the Indian cricket board (BCCI) has reportedly written to the International Cricket Council (ICC) suggesting a change of venue for the Women's World Cup to...
  • Amala Paul's film is a part of the Oscar race December 17, 2012

    Amala Paul starrer 'Akasathinte Niram' has been selected to the list of movies which will be competing for the Best Film Category in the Oscars. A film by Dr Biju, 'Akasathinte Niram' has Prithviraj, Nedumudi Venu and Indrajith in pivotal roles, apart from Amala Paul. The 'Mynaa' girl, who is currently shooting...
  • Facepalm! IFFI director's laptop stolen by delegate November 27, 2012

    Panaji: Police have arrested a film festival delegate from Kerala for stealing a laptop belonging to the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) director Shankar Mohan. Superintendent of Police (North) Vijay Singh told reporters here that a delegate from Kerala MK Venu had stolen the laptop from Menon's cabin where there...
  • 'Puthiya Theerangal' Review: It is not to cherish October 3, 2012

    After a while director Sathyan Anthikkad is making a movie with younger stars in 'Puthiya Theerangal'. But the expectations are not met that much as the movie lacks much in it's narrative style, pacing and even in that vintage Sathyan patterns. A movie that could be easily cited as an...
  • Video: Malayalam film 'Puthiya Theerangal' trailer September 29, 2012

    'Puthiya Theerangal' is a Malayalam film starring Nivin Pauly, Nedumudi Venu and Namitha Pramod is directed by Sathyan Anthikkad. ...
  • Big stars skip Thilakan's last rites September 26, 2012

    Even as the entire Kerala was mourning for the last couple of days on the sad demise of the powerful screen actor Thilakan, some of our big stars were noticed for their mysterious missing in the last rites. The superstars of Mollywood who had a bad time with the actor...