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  • Centre asks ministries to furnish officials' property details online August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to ensure transparency, the Narendra Modi government has asked all departments and ministries to put property details of officials on their respective websites. A government circular in this regard was recently received by the Defence Ministry, which says that the new rules for filing property returns...
  • Google Nexus 5 details leaked: 4.95inch 1080p display, 32GB storage, 8MP camera October 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The muchawaited GoogleLG Nexus 5 smartphone, which is expected to be unveiled before the end of this month, has now appeared in a document which appears to be an internal Service Manual for the Nexus 5. The service manual, published by Android Police, not only includes technical specifications...
  • Facebook, Google cannot flout Indian law: Court August 24, 2013

    The Delhi High Court on Friday said that social networking site Facebook Inc and search engine Google Inc are bound by the rules of this country and cannot flout the law just because they are foreign companies. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice BD Ahmed and Justice Vibhu Bakhru also...
  • Jaitley phonetapping case: All accused get bail May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: All four accused in the Arun Jaitley call detail records case were granted bail by a Delhi court on Thursday. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Amit Bansal granted bail to Delhi Police constable Arvind Dabas, 35, and three private detectives, Anurag Singh, 37, Neeraj Nayar, 36, and Nitish Singh, 30,...
  • US: Website publishes crucial personal details of Romney, Tiger Woods, others March 16, 2013

    A website in the US has posted crucial personal details of celebrities like Mitt Romney and Tiger Woods, which include their financial detail, credit card debt and mortgage information. ...
  • CDR case fallout: Delhi Police restricts use of email IDs March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has swung into action following the Call Detail Records (CDRs) case and restricted the use of email IDs of police officials for seeking information on the CDRs. While earlier, ACP level officers could mail to seek information on CDRs, now only DCP and Additional CP...
  • Probe reveals email ids of 2 more Delhi Police officers used to access VVIP call details March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The call details racket which first surfaced with a Delhi Police constable seeking Arun Jaitley's phone records is getting murkier. In a similar case, a Mumbai police probe has put the scanner on two more Delhi Police officials. Days after a probe revealed that an email ID of an...
  • CDR case: Email IDs of 2 Delhi ACPs under scrutiny March 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The call detail records case involving a Delhi police constable has just gotten bigger with two Delhi ACPs coming under the scanner. According to sources, the email IDs of the two ACPs are now under scrutiny as, according to a Mumbai Police report in a similar CDR case,...
  • Haryana puts rapists' profiles on Internet January 4, 2013

    Chandigarh: Haryana Police on Friday began putting names and details of convicted rapists on a government website even as two youths were arrested in Jind district for allegedly recording and circulating the obscene MMS of a teenager. Haryana police have started a process to put names, addresses and crime details...
  • Centre to support Metro rail projects in 19 cities September 13, 2012

    Kochi: Noting that an efficient transport system was 'critical' for orderly growth of cities, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said the government has decided to support preparation of Detailed Project Reports (DPR) for Metro rail in all 19 cities with a population of over two million. Laying the foundation for...
  • Yamuna Expressway: the long and short of it August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Yamuna Expressway, also known as the Taj Expressway, is a 6lane, 165kmlong, controlledaccess driveway, connecting Greater Noida in National Capital Region with Agra in Uttar Pradesh. It is the country's longest sixlane expressway built at a cost of over Rs 14000 crore. The Yamuna Expressway was inaugurated on...
  • Sonia refuses to disclose details of her IT returns February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi has refused to disclose details of her Income Tax returns under the Right To Information act. Sources say party leaders have also defended her stand. Congress leaders supported Sonia saying that all details were with the IT department and there was no need to go...
  • Prepaid Airtel users to get detailed bills February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Telecom leader Bharti Airtel launched India's first online self care service which will enable prepaid customers to get itemised bills, manage their account and subscribe to value added services. "Airtel prepaid mobile customers can visit the new self care website to receive and activate...
  • Apple vs Samsung ruling divulges secret details December 6, 2011

    San Francisco: A US court error on Friday offered a brief glimpse at information that Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics have tried to shield from the public during their highstakes patent litigation. The material appears to be less important for what it says about the companies than what it reveals...
  • Online PF account details from July 1 June 8, 2011

    Kolkata: The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Wednesday said account details would be available online from July 1. "You can watch the account balance of your PF online from July 1," Assistant PF Commissioner Kanchan Roy said at an interactive session at Bengal National Chamber...
  • Sabarimala: Forest dept to file detailed report January 24, 2011

    Kochi: Kerala HIgh court on Monday directed the head of the Special Team of forest department, appointed to provide assistance to the devotees at Uppupara in Pulmedu, to give a detailed report by Feb 11 on the Jan 14 stampede that claimed the lives of 102 pilgrims. ...
  • SC slams Centre for inaction on Swiss a/c data January 19, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed the Centre over inaction on the details of black money in Swiss banks in its possession. Rapping the government for its releuctance in coming forward with the full information on the black money stashed by Indians in foreign banks, the Supreme court said...
  • WikiLeaks' next: Swiss A/C details of super rich? January 18, 2011

    A former Swiss banker hands over banking secrets of the rich and famous to whistleblowing website WikiLeaks. He says he wants the world to know about the secret money. ...
  • Wikileaks gets Swiss bank account holders' data January 18, 2011

    London: A former Swiss private banker handed over data on hundreds of offshore bank account holders to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday, saying he wanted to draw attention to financial abuses. Rudolf Elmer, 55, headed the office of Julius Baer in the Cayman Islands until he was fired by the...
  • Goofup: US publishes secret list of nukes, retracts June 3, 2009

    Washington: The US government mistakenly released a secret report giving detailed information about hundreds of the America's civilian nuclear sites and programmes, including maps showing the precise locations of stockpiles of fuel for nuclear weapons, The New York Times reported on Wednesday. The publication of the 266page document with its pages...
  • Freida becomes one of the sexiest Hollywood women March 29, 2009

    Mumbai: Slumdog Millionaire fame Frieda Pinto has been voted as one of the sexiest women in Hollywood. Though the upcoming star doesn't have a single Hollywood release to her credit the Oscar winning British production Slumdog Millionaire has made everyones favourite. Coming to the list of sexiest women in Hollywood,...
  • EU to fingerprint all travellers, even children February 14, 2008

    London: The European Union has decided to check fingerprints of children as young as six wanting to enter or exit from European countries. By 2019, all travellers, including children, will be required to enter a closed booth on their own, where their biometric details, stored digitally on microchips in passports, will...
  • More light on Anne Frank's life January 24, 2007

    Amsterdam: The book The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank has been inspiring school children around the world for decades. And now a new book The Life Of Anne Frank brings more details of the young Jewish girl who wrote while hiding from the Nazis in World War...
  • Jogi owns only a Tempo Traveller November 18, 2006

    Raipur: Veteran Congress leader and former Chattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi's family owns only a Tempo Traveller as mode of travel, says his wife Renu in the property details filed with the nomination papers for the Kota Assembly seat byelection. Amid intense rivalry and lobbying by various factions, the Congress fielded...
  • AQ writes letters to leak nuke details October 25, 2006

    Islamabad: Pakistan's disgraced nuclear scientist A Q Khan "collapsed and sought clemency" from President Pervez Musharraf after it was found that he tried to leak details of his country's nuclear programme through a letter to his daughter. Khan, during his interrogation by Pakistani authorities on his clandestine nuclear deal, had written...