INDIPENDENCE

  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Maazii' voted as the Best Independent Film of 2013 April 23, 2014

    The Hindi film industry was never known for organised filmmaking, but over the years the scenario has changed a lot. Now, the industry has tilted more in favour of people who have big pockets. The process of filmmaking has become less important than its publicity drive and big studios are...
  • Seven children taken ill after eating biscuits in a school August 16, 2013

    Seven school children were taken ill on Thursday after eating biscuits distributed on the occasion of Independence Day in an Aligarh school, police said. The students, all in the age group of six and 16 years, complained of nausea after eating the biscuits distributed to them on conclusion of Independence...
  • Google to celebrate Independence Day of India August 14, 2013

    Ahead of India's Independence Day celebrations this week, internet giant Google announced launching of 'Google Impact Challenge in India', inviting Indian nonprofits to explain how they would use technology to improve people's lives. At the end of the challenge, four nonprofits will each receive a Rs 3 crore (around USD...
  • Corruption India's biggest problem, says Dalai Lama March 12, 2013

    Meerut: The Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Monday said that corruption is India's biggest problem and it is making the country weak. "Leaders like Mahatma Gandhi sacrificed their lives for country's independence but today politicians are misusing their powers. Common people are facing corruption in there daily life," the...