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  • Law colleges could help in shaping good judges: Justice Oka 4 days ago

    Thane: Justice AS Oka of Bombay High Court has called upon the law colleges to teach the students how to become good judges, in addition to being good lawyers. Stressing the need for more judges in the country's courts, he said law colleges could help in shaping them up. Justice...
  • Varun Tej, Pooja Hegde's 'Mukunda' creates buzz with its first trailer; distributors bid high for movie rights December 5, 2014

    It seems that good days are here for young Varun Tej and actress Pooja Hegde. The young actors, whose film 'Mukunda' is set to hit the theatres on Christmas, is getting good offers from all the Telugu-speaking areas for movie rights. 'Mukunda' rights for east of Godavari region have been sold...
  • I have extreme faith in Ashutosh Gowariker; I signed the film purely on the strength of his script: Hrithik Roshan October 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Hrithik Roshan, who is reteaming with Ashutosh Gowariker for period love story 'Mohenjo Daro' after 'Jodha Akbar', says he has extreme faith in the director. "This is the first time that I am working with a director for the second time. I have extreme faith in Ashutosh. I have...
  • SC order puts pressure on PM to act against criminal politicians: Congress August 27, 2014

    In a landmark observation, the Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea against the appointment of ministers with criminal background and put the onus firmly on the Prime Minister. ...
  • Ashutosh Gowariker to start shooting for 'Mohenjo Daro' in South Africa this October August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker, who has collaborated with Disney India to coproduce his next mega project 'Mohenjo Daro', will roll the cameras for the Hrithik Roshan starrer in South Africa in October. Gowariker will direct the film, which will introduce Miss India Universe 2010 second runnerup Pooja Hegde in Bollywood. Its...
  • Aamir Khan's nude 'PK' poster controversy: Congress MLA Krishna Hegde 'dresses up' the actor in a Tshirt and shorts August 10, 2014

    Mumbai: The posters of forthcoming film "PK" showing Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan virtually nude, finally got some clothes here Saturday. Vile Parle Congress legislator Krishna Hegde 'dressed' up the actor's poster and a cutout before a large number of people who cheered and clapped their approval. Terming the actor's posters as "distasteful...
  • MLA Krishna Hegde wants Aamir Khan to withdraw 'PK' poster as it offends sensibilities August 9, 2014

    Aamir Khan, who has left many intrigued and others ridiculing him over his nude look in the poster of his upcoming film 'PK', has come under attack from a Congress legislator in Mumbai, who wants the actor to withdraw the "vulgar" poster. "Through media, I would like to convey to Aamir...
  • Ashutosh Gowariker: I'm extremely happy to have found Pooja Hegde July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker has chosen Pooja Hegde to play the female lead in his Indus Valley civilisationset love story "Mohenja Daro". He believes her "natural" acting prowess and "elegance" make her a perfect fit for the role opposite Hrithik Roshan. "I'm extremely happy to have found Pooja Hegde. She is...
  • Gopal Subramaniam, Rohington Nariman likely to be appointed SC judges May 14, 2014

    New Delhi: In an unprecedented move, the Supreme Court Collegium is learnt to have the cleared the names of two senior advocates as judges to the Supreme Court. The two judges being nominated are Gopal Subramaniam and Rohington Nariman. The move is being considered as landmark as it comes after...
  • AAP protest incorrect, illegal, says Santosh Hegde January 21, 2014

    Former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde said whatever is happening in Delhi is not correct or legal. The AAP government is protesting in the Central Delhi against the Centre and the police. He said, "I don't think what is happening in Delhi recently is correct or legal. It seems to be...
  • Arvind Kejriwal holds Janta Darbar in Ghaziabad December 26, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Aam Aadmi Party convener and Delhi Chief Minister designate Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday held a 'Janta Darbar' outside his Kausambhi residence where many people put forward their complaints relating to water and electricity. Interacting with those present, Kejriwal said, "This is not my win, it is yours. I know that...
  • Delhi: Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung invites AAP to form government December 12, 2013

    New Delhi: After his meeting with BJP chief ministerial candidate failed to break the stalemate after the Delhi results, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has now invited AAP to form government. This came after Harsh Vardhan said his party will not form the government as it did not have the requisite numbers....
  • Harsh Vardhan congratulates AAP for its spectacular debut December 8, 2013

    BJP CM candidate Harsh Vardhan, who has registered a huge win from his constituency, congratulated the Aam Aadmi Party for its spectacular debut. However, when asked about the government formation, he refused to speak. He also thanked Sheila Dikshit for serving Delhi for 15 years. ...
  • Delhi election results: AAP makes a stunning debut December 8, 2013

    Waving brooms AAP's election symbol and placards, jubilant supporters of the party today converged outside its office in large numbers after its impressive performance in the Delhi Assembly election. The activists chanted "Vande Matram" and danced to the beating of drums outside the premises while police beefed up security. ...
  • Ready for probe but Congress and BJP must be investigated too: AAP November 12, 2013

    The Aam Aadmi party has said that it welcomes the probe announced by the Home Minister regarding its funding but wants the Congress and BJP investigated too. The government had on Monday said that it will investigate the source of funds of the AAP. ...
  • Karnataka government to act on Justice Hegde's illegal mining report September 7, 2013

    Bangalore: The newly elected Congress government in Karnataka has decided to act upon Justice N Santosh Hegde's report on illegal mining in the state. The previous BJP government had returned it to the Lokayukta seeking clarifications. Justice Hegde had submitted his report in July 2011. The implementation of the Justice...
  • Government has no control over its administration, say investors August 28, 2013

    The depreciation in the value of rupee has left the investors on the Dalal Street worried. As rupee hit its life low and closed at 68.80 on Wednesday, investors believe that the way in which the fiscal deficit is stressed and increased and the way the policy decisions are being...
  • Nobody afraid of law, it's ineffective: Om Puri August 24, 2013

    Kolkata: Refusing to agree with certain politicians who blame the rise in crimes against women on migrants, veteran actor Om Puri Saturday pointed out that the country's legal system is 'ineffective' and slow. "I don't agree with Mr. Hegde (Congress MLA Krishna Hegde) that crime has increased because of people coming...
  • K'taka polls: It's important to come out and vote, says Santosh Hegde May 5, 2013

    Polling, which commenced at 7 am and will continue till 6 pm, is underway in 223 assembly constituencies of Karnataka. ...
  • Six encounter cases in Manipur not genuine: Panel to SC April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A Supreme Court appointed committee probing six cases of alleged extrajudicial killings in Manipur informed the court on Thursday that these were not genuine encounters and the victims, including a 12yearold boy, did not have any criminal records. A bench comprising Justices Aftab Alam and Ranjana Prakash Desai perused...
  • Zaibunisa more appropriate to ask for clemency than Dutt: Sanjay Hegde March 28, 2013

    Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju on Thursday said that he would seek pardon for both actor Sanjay Dutt and 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Zaibunisa. But senior Supreme Court Advocate Sanjay Hegde is of the opinion that Zaibunisa is a more appropriate person to ask for clemency...
  • Mangalore: Hospital gives free surgeries to fix facial deformities March 26, 2013

    Mangalore: One of the country's biggest medical camps for people with facial deformities is being held at the KS Hegde Medical Academy in Mangalore, after the hospital received over 1,400 responses to its free surgery initiative. After CNNIBN telecast a report in December 2011 on the free facechanging and lifechanging...
  • Amendments in Goa Lokayukta Bill unfair: Santosh Hegde March 24, 2013

    Panaji: Taking exception to certain clauses enshrined in Goa Lokayukta Bill 2013, former Karnataka Lokayukta Justice (retd) Santosh Hegde on Sunday said these amendments were 'unfair' and should not have found mention in the Act. "The amendments made by Goa government are completely unfair", Hegde told reporters in Panaji on the...
  • Karnataka: RTI activists raise slogans in Assembly February 14, 2013

    Bangalore: Unruly scenes and protests erupted in the Karnataka Assembly on Thursday afternoon when some RTI activists raised slogans from the Assembly's visitor gallery. Five persons were detained. The activists were protesting against the appointment of Justice Y Bhaskar Rao as the Karnataka Lokayukta. Activists have said the government was not...
  • Mumbai MLA wants flyover named after Delhi braveheart January 1, 2013

    Mumbai: After Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday favoured naming the revised antirape legislation after the 23yearold Delhi braveheart, his party's MLA from Mumbai has demanded that the Milan subway flyover in the Maharashtra capital be named after her. Congress MLA from Vile Parle, Krishna Hegde, met Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan...
  • None in Karnataka BJP can match Yeddyurappa: Arun Shimoga December 11, 2012

    Bangalore: As many as 21 of the 118 BJP MLAs in the 225member Karnataka Assembly came out in support of former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa and attended a breakfast meeting at his residence on Sunday. Does that threaten the existence of the Jagadish Shettarled BJP government in the state? Senior...
  • Ranji Trophy: Services grab three points against Kerala December 4, 2012

    Abhishek Hegde struck a dour secondinnings century as Kerala settled for one point with a draw against hosts Services at Palam on Tuesday. The visitors declared at 193 for 3 in 77 overs to set Services an impossible target of 173, and their makeshift opening pair of Nakul Verma and...
  • Ranji Trophy, round 3: Jharkhand chase Assam, J&K maiden win November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The fourth round of the 201213 Ranji Trophy season gets underway across the country on Saturday, with eight teams having posted outrights wins so far. With several others having moved up the points table with draws in round three, the middle area is getting packed and that puts...