Fielding

  • Moily planning to give oil field to Essar cheaply: AAP alleges 16-04-2014 06:16 PM

    Firing a fresh salvo against the UPA government, Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday alleged that Union Oil and Petroleum Minister Verappa Moily is planning to give an oil field off Bombay High to the Essar Group at dirt-cheap price. Party leader Prashant Bhushan said this move will result in the...
  • Modi uses Field Marshal Manekshaw's name, says Congress is communal 03-04-2014 06:48 PM

    Ghaziabad: Starting his speech by paying homage to Field Marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw on his 100th birth anniversary, Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate once again tore into the Congress accusing it of playing communal politics. Addressing a rally on Thursday in Indirapuram area of Ghaziabad from where...
  • LS polls: War of words turns ugly, Congress says Modi mentally retarded 02-02-2014 09:59 PM

    New Delhi: The war of words between Congress and BJP is turning into a bitter feud with both parties not missing a chance to hit its opponent below the belt. After BJP prime ministerial Narendra Modi slammed Congress President Sonia Gabdhi for 'zeher ki kheti' (fields of poison) remark, it...
  • Sonia attacks BJP, says it's trying to cultivate 'fields of poison' 01-02-2014 06:26 PM

    Gulbarga (Karnataka): Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the war of words have begun between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party with the parties blaming each other and using phrases for each other. Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday hit out at the BJP and the party's prime ministerial...
  • Chemical weapons watchdog discusses Syria mission 30-01-2014 05:28 PM

    The international chemical weapons watchdog will be meeting on Thursday to discuss slow progress in its mission to destroy Syria's poison gas and nerve agent program by the end of June. In a note prepared last week for the behind-closed-doors meeting of the executive council of the Organisation for the...
  • London Zoo launches 5.7 mn pound project to save Indian lions 26-01-2014 08:44 PM

    The London Zoo is coming to the rescue of India's endangered Gir lions with a 5.7-million-pound project as part of international efforts to save the Asian breed of the big cat. The project by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) that runs London Zoo includes plans to increase the size...
  • India shuts down South Sudan oilfields, evacuates employees 23-12-2013 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: India on Monday evacuated all its oil employees from strife-torn South Sudan and shut down oilfields amid escalating violence in the world's youngest nation. All 11 executives working on 40,000 barrels per day Greater Nile Oil Project and Block 5A were airlifted, a top source with direct knowledge...
  • Singer-actress Monica Dogra curates luxury music fest 03-12-2013 05:39 PM

    New Delhi: Singer-actress Monica Dogra turns curator for the first edition of a boutique luxury music festival called Magnetic Fields. She says the fest will be "dream-like". Midival Punditz, Kutle Khan, Blot, The Bicycle Days and Kohra are some of the performing artists who will set the mood with their...
  • I never cared about my life, says Robbie Williams 01-12-2013 03:52 PM

    London: Singer Robbie Williams did not care if he died at the height of his drug addiction. The 39-year-old star, who has 14-month-old daughter Teddy with wife Ayda Field, had given up on life but now he has a much more positive outlook towards his life, reported Contactmusic. "I'd given...
  • Sun's magnetic field about to flip any time now 16-11-2013 06:50 AM

    A big solar event is about to happen and will impact the entire solar system, including Earth. According to NASA's calculations the sun's vast magnetic field is about to flip and in August NASA said that it could happen in three to four months from then, which means the event...
  • Sun's magnetic field about to flip, could affect Earth's climate 07-10-2013 11:16 AM

    New Delhi: The Sun's magnetic field is soon going to flip by 180-degrees which could lead to changes in climate, storms and even disrupt satellites, scientists have warned. The Sun's magnetic field changes polarity approximately every 11 years. It happens at the peak of each solar cycle as the Sun's...
  • Iraq: 8 dead after deadly bomb blast hits soccer field 04-10-2013 07:48 AM

    A bomb exploded near a soccer field while teenagers were playing south of Baghdad, the deadliest of three attacks that left eight dead in Iraq on Thursday, according to authorities. The blast struck in Madain, a mixed town of Sunni and Shiite Muslims about 25 kilometers (15 miles) southeast of...
  • Bridget Jones 3: Mark Darcy is dead, fans mourn, expectations mount 30-09-2013 11:36 AM

    Mark Darcy: 1956 - 2008. Say what? Mark Darcy is dead? Bridget Jones is a widow. This alarming revelation had Bridget Jones fans all teary-eyed as The Sunday Times published an excerpt from Helen Fielding's 'Bridget Jones: Mad About The Boy' - the third in the series - which is...
  • China kicks off major military exercise 10-09-2013 10:04 PM

    Beijing: China on Tuesday kicked off a major military exerciseto test battle readiness of the world's largest standing army "under real war circumstances" that would also test the logistic ability of moving its troops. 'Mission Action 2013 A', the first phase of the military exercises, began in eastern and southern...
  • Google's startup brings sightseeing app to Glass 22-08-2013 01:14 PM

    San Francisco: Google Glass, a spectacle-like computing device drawing lots of attention, can serve as an automated tour guide with the help of a new application from a little-known startup hatched within the Internet's most powerful company. The app, called "Field Trip," is being released Wednesday by Google-owned Niantic Labs...
  • Nine Turkish athletes suspended for banned drug use 01-08-2013 01:39 PM

    Ankara: Nine Turkish track and field athletes have been banned for two years after testing positive for anabolic steroids. The IAAF said Wednesday that six of the athletes are women, including two teenagers, reports Xinhua. Six cases involved field athletes testing positive for stanozolol at Turkey's national university championships held...
  • Four children drown in waterlogged field 26-07-2013 06:56 PM

    Four children, including three siblings and their cousin on Friday drowned after they slipped and fell into a pool of water in a waterlogged field. The children were identified as Habiba (8), Ruby (7), Sagheer (9) and their cousin Bhura (6) all residents of upper Kot locality in the old...
  • Reliance Industries net profit jumps 19 per cent to Rs 5,352 cr 19-07-2013 06:38 PM

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries on Friday reported a 19 per cent jump in its April-June quarter net profit at Rs 5,352 crore on back of higher refining margins. Net profit in the first quarter of 2013-14 at Rs 5,352 crore was 18.9 per cent higher than profit of Rs 4,503 crore...
  • ONGC, OIL buy 10 per cent stake in Mozambique gas field 26-06-2013 04:15 AM

    New Delhi: State-run explorers Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) and Oil India Ltd (OIL) will buy the 10 per cent stake of Videocon Industries in a Mozambique gas field for about $2.5 billion. Videocon Mozambique Rovuma 1 Ltd, a subsidiary of Videocon Mauritius Energy Ltd, holds 10 per cent...
  • Dhoni credits fileding for Kotla win 06-01-2013 08:44 PM

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