Hiding

  • Sri Lanka says 'nothing to hide' despite pressure before CHOGM November 14, 2013

    Sri Lanka's president defended his government's human rights record on Thursday, saying he had "nothing to hide", but on the eve of a Commonwealth summit in Colombo he faced fresh questions over the treatment of ethnic minority Tamils. Mahinda Rajapaksa said a system was in place to deal with rights violations,...
  • Anil Kumar's Tamil directorial debut to be shot in New Zealand October 17, 2013

    Chennai: Malayalam director Anil Kumar, who is making his Tamil directorial debut soon, will direct his yetuntitled romanticthriller completely in New Zealand. The film is expected to go on floors early next year. Vinay Rai and Madhurima Banerjee have been roped in to play the lead, while the rest of the...
  • Snapshot: Trying hard to hide face from the paparazzi, Ekta Kapoor? June 30, 2013

    Ekta Kapoor, who is popular for not keeping away from almost anything be it using bold subjects in her film, or speaking her mind does shy away from the cameras! TV and film producer, who was recently spotted at a couple of events, tried her best to elude...
  • Joseph Anton: Rushdie's memoir of hiding days April 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Salman Rushdie has written a memoir based on the time he spent hiding while under a fatwa that sentenced him to death in 1989. "For the first time he heard the word fatwa. His crime? To have written a novel called The Satanic Verses, which was accused of...
  • How Osama emailed without being detected May 13, 2011

    Washington: Using intermediaries and inexpensive computer discs, Osama bin Laden managed to send emails while in hiding, without leaving a digital fingerprint for United States eavesdroppers to find. His system was painstaking and slow, but it worked, and it allowed him to become a prolific email writer despite not having...
  • Wife kills abusive husband, hides body January 10, 2011

    Jaipur: Annoyed over repeated quarrels, a woman allegedly murdered her husband and walled in the corpse in their house in Chomu town near here, police said. "The woman Savitri (40), a resident of Rampura village, said she was disturbed with her husband Kaluram's attitude as he used to beat her...
  • Villagers consume birds than give them up: Reports January 18, 2008

    In Birbhum, the pace of the culling operations is not quick enough, and there are unconfirmed reports that bird flu may have spread to neighbouring districts. The main problem that the West Bengal government is facing is the slow momentum of the culling operations. That is because of the extreme...
  • Osama living in Pak city, not cave: exISI chief October 11, 2007

    New Delhi: Osama Bin Laden may actually be hiding in an urban centre rather than a mountain cave the revelation was made by former Pakistan ISI chief, Lt General Asad Durrani. He said that Bin Laden is living in a Pakistan city. "The reason, not only that so many of...
  • Cop tells you how to hide drugs December 23, 2006

    Tyler (Texas): A onetime Texas drug agent described by his former boss as perhaps the best narcotics officer in the country plans to market a howto video on concealing drugs and fooling police. Barry Cooper, who has worked for small police departments in East Texas, plans to launch a website next...
  • Hair goes hiding from media glare August 29, 2006

    Sydney: Mired in controversy, beleaguered umpire Darrell Hair is believed to have taken shelter in a country hideaway in northern England to avoid media gaze. The Aussie umpire was in the eye of a storm when he held Pakistan guilty of ball tampering while officiating the Oval Test against England....