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  • Infosys wins 5year IT services deal from BP September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Country's second largest software exporter Infosys on Thursday said it has bagged a fiveyear contract from Europe's second largest oil and gas company, BP to provide IT services. No financial details were provided. Infosys will provide IT services, particularly in areas like application support and development to BP, Infosys said...
  • TMC MP Tapas Pal suffers brain stroke August 19, 2014

    Kolkata: Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal was today admitted in a superspeciality hospital in Kolkata after suffering a brain stroke, hospital sources said. "He (Pal) was brought to the hospital at 4 pm. Then MRI was conducted and it was found that he has suffered a brain stroke. He has been...
  • Monsoon has revived across north India: MET department director July 16, 2014

    In a ray of hope, MET department director BP Yadav has said that monsoon has revived. "There's been good rainfall in many parts of Maharashtra, MP, Chhattisgarh, eastern Rajasthan, Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal and Uttarakhand," he said adding that this is the best phase of monsoon this season. ...
  • Monsoon expected to hit Kerala in 34 days: MeT Department June 2, 2014

    According to India Meteorological Department, the monsoon will hit Kerala in the next 3 to 4 days. IMD Director BP Yadav said that from the last 34 days there was no advancement but on Monday it has reached Arabian Sea. "Conditions now becoming favourable for the onset of monsoon over...
  • Assam: Over five people allegedly gangrape woman for two consecutive days February 1, 2014

    Nagaon: In a shocking incident, a 22yearold woman was gangraped for the last two consecutive days allegedly by a group of five to seven persons, police said on Saturday. The victim, originally from Sivasagar, was staying at the Nagaon State Home, but left it on...
  • UGC sanctions centre for preserving endangered languages in Central University of Jharkhand January 22, 2014

    The University Grants Commission has sanctioned the setting up of a centre for preservation and promotion of smaller indigenous and endangered languages in the Central University of Jharkhand (CUJ). "The proposed 'Centre for Preservation and Promotion of Endangered Languages' is aimed at looking into the whole gamut of issues concerning endangered...
  • Protest to demand release of water into canals January 5, 2014

    The project affected people of Omkareshwar and Indira Sagar dam projects built on Narmada river on Sunday staged a protest before a team of Union Ministry of Environment at Amladha village to demand release of water into canals. The protesters, led by Sheru Patel, Rajesh Patidar and Bhagwan Bai, on Sundaytold...
  • 13yearold boy rapes minor girl in Nagjhir, arrested December 28, 2013

    A fiveyearold girl was allegedly raped by her 13yearold neighbour in Nagjhir village in Seoni, police said on Saturday. The incident took place on Thursday evening when the girl was playing hideandseek in the courtyard with the neighbourhood children, Superintendent of Police BP Chandravanshi said. The boy allegedly hid the victim in...
  • 'C.I.D.' can't be like 'Crime Patrol', says producer September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: 'C.I.D.' producer BP Singh, who recently celebrated the 1000th episode of the detective show, says this serial has its own format and cannot become like the other crime thrillers on the television. "We want to keep our identity intact. We cannot become like 'Savdhaan India' or 'Crime Patrol'. We...
  • Under probe Andhra DGP denied extension; BP Rao likely to be successor September 26, 2013

    Hyderabad: Senior IPS officer B Prasada Rao is expected to become the next Director General of Andhra Pradesh Police, succeeding V Dinesh Reddy who will have to demit office on September 30 following the State Government's rejection of his plea for extension of tenure. The Government on Thursday filed an affidavit...
  • RIL, BP make new gas discovery off east coast August 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Energy conglomerate Reliance Industries and British oil company BP Plc on Friday announced a new gas condensate discovery off the east coast of India in the Cauvery basin. The discovery is situated 62 kilometres from the coast in the Cauvery basin and is the second gas discovery in the block....
  • Will wholesale changes give Indian hockey the right end of the stick? July 25, 2013

    New selection panel. New chief coach. New national coach. New goalkeeping coach. New video analyst. Hockey India (HI) has been on an appointment drive over the last few weeks. The door was slammed on Michael Nobbs, while opened for quite a few, ranging from change in roles to fresh offer...
  • 'C.I.D.' team to lend helping hand in Uttarakhand June 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Members of the TV crime show 'C.I.D.' actor Dayanand Shetty and director B.P. Singh will leave for Uttarakhand on Tuesday to lend help to victims of the devastating floods in the hill state, said a source. Thousands of people are said to be either stranded or have gone missing after...
  • Cong distances itself from Ramesh's 'Bhasmasur' remark on Modi June 14, 2013

    The Congress distanced itself from Jairam Ramesh's remarks that Narendra Modi posed an ideological challenge to the party. Ramesh had compared Modi to selfdestructive Hindu demon Bhasmasur saying Modi had destroyed his mentor Advani. ...
  • If you're ill, don't wait for the doctors, says JX Group's David Nash June 6, 2013

    I was a keen conceptual geologist. I worked with inspiring people in Greenland trying to understand the nature of the earth at its beginning. I loved building models to explain and predict thingsand still do now. Artists don't have a monopoly on imagination. But I was then, as I am...
  • Kannada actor Puneet Rajkumar's big birthday plans March 17, 2013

    Kannada megastar Puneet Rajkumar is celebrating his birthday on March 17 in a unique way. The actor will celebrate his birthday with fans of his elder brother and actor Sivarajkumar on March 17, 2013. The actor turns 38 years. Akila Karnataka Shivarajakumar Sena Samithi, Gandhinagar will celebrate the actor's birthday at...
  • High BP, if uncontrolled, can affect kidney: Dr Sanjay K Agarwal March 14, 2013

    On World Kidney Day, Dr Sanjay K Agarwal, the head of the department of Nephrology at AIIMS joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the subject. Q. Hello Sir, I was suffering from extreme back-pain and when I got a checkup and scanned... there is a 7.3MM stone in my kidney......
  • Following Gandhiji's principle of non-violence: Sharmila March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who on Monday was charged with attempting suicide for her fast unto death here in 2006 while demanding repeal of controversial AFSPA, said she is following Mahatma Gandhi's principle of non-violence and should not be "discriminated" against. Chanu, while speaking to mediapersons outside the court...
  • CMO murder case: CBI to conclude investigation by March 31 February 6, 2013

    Lucknow: The CBI on February 6 told the Allahabad High Court that it would conclude investigation in the murder case of two Chief Medical Officers VK Arya and BP Singh by March 31. The agency told the Lucknow bench of the court that it had got required information from the...
  • CMOs murder case: CBI seeks more info from UP STF January 21, 2013

    Lucknow: The CBI on Monday told the Allahabad High Court that it has sought additional information from the UP Police's Special Task Force to probe into the murder of two chief medical officers in the state and hoped to complete it by Marchend if the requisite data is given to...
  • US bans BP from new contracts after spill deal November 29, 2012

    Washington: The US government banned BP Plc from new federal contracts on Wednesday over its "lack of business integrity" in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, a move that could imperil the British energy giant's US footing. The suspension, announced by the US Environmental Protection Agency, comes on the heels...
  • BP agrees to pay $4.5 billion in penalties for US oil spill November 16, 2012

    Washington: BP Plc will pay $4.5 billion in penalties and plead guilty to felony misconduct in the Deepwater Horizon disaster, which caused the worst US offshore oil spill ever. The settlement includes a $1.256 billion criminal fine, the largest such levy in US history, the oil company said on Thursday. US...
  • Crossexamination deferred in AarushiHemraj case August 22, 2012

    Ghaziabad: The crossexamination of a crucial witness in the sensational AarushiHemraj murder case was deferred till Thursday by a special court on Wednesday on a fresh plea by the teenager's parents. This is the second time the defence has sought deferment of crossexamination of Central Forensic Science Laboratory's (CFSL) senior scientist...
  • NRHM scam: CBI to file chargesheet in CMOs murder May 29, 2012

    Lucknow: The Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file a chargesheet in connection with the murders of former Chief Medical Officers VK Arya and BP Singh on Tuesday accusing two shooters and the person who hired them of murder and criminal conspiracy. The investigative agency in its first...
  • HC verdict on youth's plea against ND Tiwari today April 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday is expected to deliver a decision on the ND Tiwari paternity row. Rohit Shekhar, who claims to be the senior Congress leader's biological son had challenged the high court's order. The court had earlier noted that Tiwari cannot be forced to give...
  • Tiwari paternity row: Sharma not Rohit's father February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: A DNA report, placed before the Delhi High Court on Wednesday, said that Rohit Sekhar, who claimed to be veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari's biological son, was not fathered by the man whom his mother had married. The report of the Hyderabadbased Centre for DNA, Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD)...
  • Emaar land deal: Andhra Principal Secy arrested January 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday arrested Andhra Pradesh Principal Secretary (Home) BP Acharya in the Emaar properties case in which the company allegedly got land at nominal rate during late chief minister YS Rajashekhar Reddy government rule in return for favours. Sources said that the chargesheet...
  • CMO murders: CBI given two months to finish probe January 14, 2012

    Lucknow: The Lucknow Bench of Allahabad High Court opn Friday granted two more months till March to CBI for completing investigation into murder of two CMOs in the state capital and the death of a deputy CMO in jail. A division bench comprising Justice Pradeep Kant and Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi...
  • Reliance Industries, BP announce JV in India November 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries and UK's BP Plc on Friday announced incorporation of India Gas Solutions Pvt Ltd, a 50:50 joint venture company for sourcing and marketing of natural gas in India. The joint venture is part of the agreement reached in February where BP picked up 30 per cent stake...
  • UP CMO murder: CBI seeks 3 months to finish probe October 21, 2011

    Lucknow: The CBI on Friday moved an application before the Allahabad High Court seeking three more months to complete its investigations into the murder of two CMOs and alleged NRHM scam in the office of Lucknow CMO. The CBI, in its application before the Lucknow bench, pleaded that investigations into the...