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  • Pune-based social activist files complaint against Amitabh Bachchan for promoting superstitious beliefs in a TV commercial 28-03-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: A social activist from Pune has accused megastar Amitabh Bachchan of promoting superstitious beliefs, and filed a complaint before a court seeking action against the Bollywood actor. Hemant Patil has demanded a police complaint against Bachchan and others under the stringent new Maharashtra Prevention and Eradication of Human Sacrifices...
  • Relief for UPA, CBI to close enquiry into 'missing' coal files case 18-03-2014 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: In a relief to the Congress, the Central Bureau of Investigation will file a closure in preliminary enquiries in the 'missing' coal files from the Coal Ministry. The CBI has said that it has found no criminality in the case and that it has recovered all major documents,...
  • EC introduces e-filing of poll affidavits for the first time 06-03-2014 03:33 PM

    In a maiden initiative, the Election Commission (EC) has introduced e-filing of affidavits by candidates for the forthcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly polls. The affidavits (Form 26) are supposed to be furnished by the candidates at the time of filing of their nomination for contesting a Parliamentary or an Assembly...
  • BBM to soon let users share photos in multi-person chats, send files up to 16MB in size 03-03-2014 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Bringing new features and improvements to BBM, BlackBerry has now announced that BBM will soon support photo sharing in multi-person chats. This comes as an addition to existing sharing options that exist in multi-person chats - sending voice notes, sharing your location powered by Glympse, and sending files...
  • Lokayukta police to file chargesheet against MP IAS couple on March 1 22-02-2014 09:36 PM

    Lokayukta police is likely to file chargesheet on next Saturday against IAS couple Arvind and Tinoo Joshi who were accused of amassing wealth disproportionate to their known sources of income. The Special Police Establishment of Lokayukta police was supposed to file the chargesheet before the additional sessions court on Saturday...
  • Petition filed against Pervez Musharraf's possible exit from Pakistan 03-01-2014 05:05 PM

    A petition seeking to restrain hospitalised former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf from travelling abroad for treatment was filed in a court in Islamabad on Friday by the son of a slain cleric of the radical Lal Masjid. Haroon Rasheed, son of cleric Abdul Rasheed, asked the Islamabad High Court...
  • BitTorrent's Sync seven times faster than Dropbox, hits 2 million user mark 09-12-2013 01:04 PM

    New Delhi: Announced quite sometime back, BitTorrent's file synchronisation app Sync is claimed to be seven times faster than the popular cloud-storage app Dropbox. Also, the company claims that doubling its user base in a month, the Sync tool has hit the 2 million user mark. With BitTorrent's Sync, users...
  • Twitter likely to go public on November 15 16-10-2013 05:43 PM

    New York: The much anticipated initial public offer by microblogging site Twitter is likely to hit the US stock market on November 15, claims a research report. Twitter has disclosed plans to raise up to USD one billion from its proposed initial public offer (IPO) in its initial registration form...
  • Twitter reports biggest quarterly loss ahead of IPO 16-10-2013 01:10 PM

    New York: Twitter's losses are mounting as the online messaging service prepares to make its stock market debut. A regulatory filing Tuesday disclosed the San Francisco company lost nearly $65 million during the three months ending in September. That's the largest quarterly setback that Twitter has suffered during the past...
  • David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson wish for another 'X-Files' 15-10-2013 11:59 AM

    Los Angeles: David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are game for another 'X-Files'. The two actors, who played FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully in the sci-fi TV series, said they are willing to star in another spin-off of the story, reported the Wrap. "All the principals are on board,"...
  • Website development platform Wix.com files for $100 million IPO 02-10-2013 04:13 PM

    Bangalore: Wix.com Ltd, which helps companies build and operate websites, filed with the US regulators on Tuesday to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering. Wix, which sells its cloud-based templates to design websites to small business owners, said revenue grew to $43.7 million in 2012 from...
  • Twitter sorts out lock-up agreements, likely to make IPO filing public this week 02-10-2013 11:36 AM

    San Francisco: Twitter Inc's bankers contacted early investors this week asking them to sign a 180-day lock-up agreement by Wednesday afternoon, showing the company is moving swiftly toward its initial public offering. The email from Goldman Sachs, the lead underwriter of Twitter's IPO, asked shareholders to sign and return a...
  • N Srinivasan to be re-elected as BCCI president unopposed 28-09-2013 03:42 PM

    New Delhi: A defiant N Srinivasan is certain to be re-elected unopposed as the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) during its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Sunday after he filed his nomination on Saturday, although he won't be able to discharge his functions due...
  • Coal scam: Is the preliminary enquiries set to bring embarrassment to the govt? 21-09-2013 12:15 AM

    New Delhi: The coal scam is set to get more embarrassing for the government as the CBI has filed two preliminary enquiries to investigate the missing files in the coal block allocation, a move which was avoided by the government for the months. The results of the enquiries, if reveals...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 20-09-2013 11:51 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Indian Mujahideen terror accused Afzal Usmani escapes from Mumbai Police custody 20-09-2013 09:05 PM

    An alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist Afzal Usmani on Friday escaped from Mumbai Police's custody. Usmani managed to escape while he was being taken to a Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court in Mumbai by a team of police officials. ...
  • CBI files 2 preliminary enquiries in 'missing' coal files case 20-09-2013 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered two preliminary enquiries (PE) in the 'missing' coal files from the coal ministry. One PE relates to files from the 2006-09 period while the other is for the files that are missing from the 1993-2005 period. Earlier on Monday,...
  • Coal scam: CBI likely to file a case as over 15 files remain untraceable 20-09-2013 09:52 AM

    CBI will register a preliminary enquiry within two days in connection with missing files related to coal block allocations. The decision was taken on Thursday after a crucial meeting of investigators with the Coal Ministry officials. Highly placed sources said the Coal Ministry had sent a fresh letter on Wednesday...
  • Govt should make it clear whether coal files are missing or stolen: BJP 19-09-2013 11:55 PM

    While Coal Minister Sri Prakash Jaiswal refused to comment on the raging controversy over the missing coal files, BJP President Rajnath Singh said that the government should make it clear whether the coal missing are missing or have they been stolen. ...
  • Coal Ministry says no need to lodge FIR on missing coal files: CBI sources 19-09-2013 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Coal Ministry, which seems to be reluctant on sharing details of the missing coal files, has said that there is no need to file an FIR in the case, according to CBI sources. Sources said that the CBI will ask the Coal Ministry to file an FIR...
  • Govt hands over coal files to CBI, but key files still missing: report 18-09-2013 10:41 AM

    New Delhi: The Coal Ministry has handed over files on allocation of coal blocks to the Central Bureau of Investigation. But national daily 'The Hindu' has reported that key files are still missing. 'The Hindu' has reported that files on meetings on mega projects given to corporate giants like Reliance...
  • Not just coal files, entire government is missing in Delhi: Modi 17-09-2013 10:05 PM

    Gandhinagar: BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday said there is a groundswell of 'hatred and dislike' against the UPA government and common people are eagerly awaiting to exercise their mandate to vote the government out of power. "The 2014 Lok Sabha elections; from the time I started knowing...
  • Google buys file transfer app Bump 17-09-2013 10:51 AM

    New York: Google Inc. has acquired Bump, the maker of a smartphone app that allows users to share files by bumping devices together. The two companies did not release financial terms of the deal. In a blog post announcing the acquisition Monday, Bump CEO David Lieb said the company's apps,...
  • Coal Ministry submits report on missing files to CBI 16-09-2013 06:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Coal Ministry on Monday submitted a report on missing files to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The mystery behind the missing coal blocks allocation files had been the topic of heated debate in Parliament in monsoon session. The UPA government is facing a heat by the...
  • Coal Ministry likely to send final list of untraced files by tomorrow to CBI 12-09-2013 01:09 PM

    The Coal Ministry is likely to send the final list of files pertaining to coal blocks allocation which could not be located to CBI by Friday. "We may send the final reply to CBI with regards to files which could not be traced, by Friday," a source close to the...
  • Sharad Pawar takes a dig at Chavan over 'delay' in clearances of files 11-09-2013 09:02 AM

    Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar took a dig at Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan at his style of functioning. Pawar, without naming Chavan, said decision making in the state was taking months. He said, "Of late it seems that the hands of those in the administration are suffering from tremors...
  • PM will face CBI if summoned in coal scam: Kamal Nath 07-09-2013 03:02 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Saturday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is ready to face the Central Bureau of Investigation if necessary in the coalgate. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath has told CNN-IBN in an exclusive interview that the Prime Minister will present himself for questioning if the CBI summons...
  • Watch: Issue of missing coalgate files rock Parliament 05-09-2013 10:15 AM

    The issue of the missing coalgate files rocked Parliament on Wednesday with the Opposition demanding the Prime Minister to be subjected to a CBI probe and an FIR lodged to investigate where the files went. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-09-2013 11:45 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Coal scam: File notings in crucial deal missing 04-09-2013 09:48 PM

    Coal Minister Sri Prakash Jaiswal has made a clear distinction between the number of coal files and documents that are missing in his reply to a query made in Parliament on September 2. He said that among the documents that have gone missing are file notings that trail the movement...