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  • Sunanda death case: Delhi Police SIT quizzes Amar Singh 10 hours 47 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police's Special Investigation Team probing Sunanda Pushkar death case on Wednesday summoned former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh for questioning. "SIT has informed me that Amar Singh has been called in for questioning. He is being quizzed," said Delhi Police chief BS Bassi. Amar Singh had claimed that...
  • Have done no wrong, won't resign as MP, says Shashi Tharoor on being quizzed in Sunanda death case 18 hours 0 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Caught in a legal tangle and at the centre of investigation in the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has hit out at the media and a section of his own party which has been demanding his resignation. Firmly defending himself, the senior...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Shashi Tharoor may be questioned again soon Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor may be questioned again in connection with his wife Sunanda Pushkar's mysterious death, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said. Tharoor has already been examined by the SIT once. He was questioned by police on January 19 for around four hours at the office...
  • RK Laxman's doodles during family conversions remain unpublished Yesterday

    Kolkata: Although his cartoons are well known, many of legendary RK Laxman's doodles that revealed a more personal aspect of the creative genius are still lying unpublished in his family's collection. When the 'Shakespeare of Indian cartooning' came on holidays to Mysore and Bangalore during 1975-1991, he sketched hundreds of doodles,...
  • ISRO pays tribute to RK Laxman, tweets his last cartoon on Mangalyaan Yesterday

    The Indian Space Research Organisation on Tuesday paid tribute to legendary cartoonist RK Laxman by tweeting his last cartoon on Magalyaan. Laxman, creator of the iconic "Common Man", died in a private hospital after a brief illness, his family said. He was 94. In a tweet, ISRO said, "Tribute to...
  • President, PM Modi pay rich tributes to RK Laxman 2 days ago

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid rich tributes to legendary cartoonist RK Laxman, who died in Pune, describing him as a genius who brought smiles with his wit and humour. "In death of Laxman, India will miss the genius who...
  • Sad day for Times of India and the Indian nation: Dileep Padgaonkar 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Legendary cartoonist RK Laxman, who immortalised the hapless 'Common Man' with his devastating swipes at politicians but without malice, died on Monday at a private hospital at the age of 94 after suffering multi-organ failure. Former Times of India editor Dileep Padgaonkar expressed grief over Laxman's death. He said,...
  • RK Laxman no more - why India loves Laxman Rekha 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Who is the greatest Mysorean of our times? Difficult question, given that Mysore has produced some of the best minds in India, and the world. Two names that come to everybody's mind are RK Narayan and his younger brother RK Laxman. Rashipuram Krishnaswamy Iyer Narayanaswamy, better known as RK Narayan,...
  • Lata Mangeshkar praises PM Modi's 'Beti Bachao...' campaign 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar Saturday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nationwide 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' campaign for saving the girl child and fighting against female foeticide. The 85-year-old Bharat Ratna, who is also called the 'Nightingale of India' for her melodious voice, took to micro-blogging site Twitter to wish Modi success...
  • Sunanda death case: Police likely to question Tharoor again after he returns from JLF 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor is likely to be questioned by police for the second time after he returns from Jaipur Literature Festival.. Earlier on Monday, Tharoor was interrogated for over four hours in the Vasant Vihar police station in New Delhi by the Special Investigative...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 20, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 20, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Rift within BJP exposed, street fight over tickets distribution January 20, 2015

    Dissent in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over ticket distribution spilled on the streets a day after the party released its list of candidates with supporters of party's Delhi unit Satish Upadhyay staging protests over denial of ticket to him. Another group shouted slogans against Upadhyay and party MP Ramesh...
  • Police to probe if IPL angle in Sunanda's death January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: After a round of questioning of Shashi Tharoor, Delhi Police on Tuesday made it clear that it will probe if IPL angle was related to the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Delhi Police Chief BS Bassi said the former Union Minister was "cooperative" during four-hour-long questioning on Monday...
  • 25 new cases of swine flu reported in Hyderabad January 20, 2015

    Hyderabad: 25 new cases of swine flu have been reported in Hyderabad on Tuesday. The total number of cases reported from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh till now is 173 in January with 7 dead. Swine flu continues to spread its wings across the country with fresh cases being reported daily....
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder: Shashi Tharoor being questioned by SIT at Vasant Vihar police station January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor is being interrogated in the Vasant Vihar police station in New Delhi by the Special Investigative Team (SIT) in the murder case of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Tharoor reached the police station around 7.30 pm. The police had told him about...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: A year and countless theories later, police nowhere close to solving the mystery January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Its a year since Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her room in Leela Palace Hotel in New Delhi on January 17, 2014. A year and countless theories later, police didn't seem to be any closer to solving the case. The post mortem...
  • A year on, no breakthrough in Sunanda Pushkar death case January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: It's been a year since Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in a New Delhi hotel room and there is still no significant movement in this case. The Delhi Police is yet to report any investigative breakthrough. The only move the police has made is...
  • Shashi Tharoor will be questioned in few days in Sunanda death case: Delhi Police chief January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said that Congress MP Shashi Tharoor will be questioned in the next few days in his wife Sunanda Pushkar death case. The Special Investigation Team, probing the death case, had on Thursday questioned the crew of a flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Delhi in...
  • Sunanda death case: Shashi Tharoor slams media for being prosecutor, jury, judge January 16, 2015

    Congress MP Shashi Tharoor slammed the media for considering themselves above and beyond law. Various accusations are being made against Tharoor in his wife Sunanda Pushkar death case. Tharoor said, "Some people clearly decide that they can be prosecutor, witness, jury, judge and executioner and call themselves television achors. As...
  • Air India crew likely to be questioned in Sunanda Pushkar death case January 15, 2015

    New Delhi: Air India crew, which flew Shashi Tharoor and Sunanda Pushkar two days before the latter's death, is likely to be questioned by the Special Investigation Team (SIT). The couple had a tiff on the flight on January 15. Delhi Police officials are getting crew details and passenger list for...
  • In defence of Shashi Tharoor January 15, 2015

    (Shehzad Poonawalla is a Congress supporter and has been defending Shashi Tharoor for a long time. In this article, he demands that the BJP leader Dr. Subramanian Swamy must come for a debate with him on the Sunanda Pushkar murder case) New Delhi: It's almost one year that Sunanda Pushkar...
  • Shashi, Sunanda were a happy couple: family friend January 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Sanjay Dewan, a family friend of Shashi Tharoor and his wife Sunanda Pushkar and a key witness in her mysterious death case, on Wednesday said they were a "happy couple" and he was not aware whether she was suffering from any ailment. "Since 2006, I have known Shashi Tharoor,...
  • Delhi Police sources say Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar death an open-and-shut case January 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar death is a open-and-shut case, Delhi Police sources claimed on Wednesday. While adding that there is no hurry to question Tharoor in the mysterious death of Sunanda, officials are likely to ask him why he forced doctors to change opinion in...
  • Hyderabad: Over 70 cases of swine flu reported; one dead January 14, 2015

    Hyderabad: A senior citizen on Wednesday died of swine flue after he was shifted from a private hospital to Gandhi hospital. The person was detected swine flu positive and was suffering from other illness too. While Andhra Pradesh and Telangana witnessed 16 deaths in 2014 this was the first death in...
  • Shashi Tharoor should reveal the identity of Sunanda's killer: Subramanian Swamy January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Adding to the strings of accusations against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has now alleged on Tuesday that Tharoor should reveal the identity of the 'killer' to the police. Responding to the accusations, Tharoor at the Delhi airport said, "If Subramanian Swamy knows the murderer then...
  • James Anderson admits doubts about bowling after Phil Hughes death January 13, 2015

    England pacer James Anderson has said "doubts" surfaced in his mind about bowling in the wake of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes's death. Hughes was struck by a bouncer in a domestic match on November 25 and died two days later from its effects. "In the week after, I was having huge doubts...
  • Sustained misinformation campaign against Shashi Tharoor: Congress January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Rallying behind party MP Shashi Tharoor, who is under spotlight of media and political parties over his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death case, Congress on Monday alleged that there is "sustained misinformation campaign based on insinuation and innuendos" against him and stressed he "neither was, nor is accused in...
  • Sunanda was upset about relations between Tharoor, Mehr Tarar: Journalist Nalini Singh to SDM January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Journalist Nalini Singh has revealed that Congress MP and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's deceased wife Sunanda Pushkar was upset about the relations between him and Pakistani journalist Mehr Tarar. Sunanda feared that Tharoor was going to divorce her, Singh has said. In her statement to the SDM on...
  • Shashi Tharoor returns to Delhi, police says no plans to grill him in Sunanda death probe for now January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has arrived in New Delhi on Sunday but there is still no clarity on when he will be questioned in his wife Sunanda Pushkar death probe. The police said they have no plans to grill Tharoor for now. Tharoor was undergoing treatment for spondylitis at...