Jeevan

  • Water ATMs in Rajasthan: A Rs 5 card swipe gives 20 litres of drinking water 1 hour 37 minutes ago

    Barmer: A Scottish energy major and modern technology have combined to bring about a revolution in two districts of Rajasthan that were infamous due to the scarcity of potable water. Thanks to water ATMs, many otherwise arid villages here have 24x7 access to the commodity at the swipe of a...
  • Jeevan and Sanam join Davis Cup squad as reserve players March 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The AITA on Friday named Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Sanam Singh as reserve players for next month's Davis Cup tie against Korea in Busan. Left-handed Jeevan is fourth in the list of highest-ranked Indians at number 321 and is followed by Sanam (368). Incidentally, Jeevan on Friday lost to Sanam...
  • Two Maoists get life term for ambushing police party March 2, 2014

    A special court on Sunday awarded life imprisonment to two Maoists who had ambushed a police vehicle, killing 13 policemen and four civilians on December 19, 2002 in West Singhbhum district's Bitkilsoy village. Convicting Maoists William Marandi and Sahadeo Mahto, the special POTA court of SH Kazmi imposed a fine of...
  • IPL-style tennis league starts in Pune from January 19 January 10, 2014

    Pune: With five Davis Cup players and four Fed Cup players in the ranks, the Premier Tennis League (PTL), to be held from January 19-25, is expected to be very competitive. This year's edition will have Tamil Nadu trio of N Jeevan, Ramkumar Ramanathan, who shocked India's No. 1 men's singles...
  • Yuki Bhambri, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan get wild cards for Chennai Open December 24, 2013

    Chennai: India's top singles players Yuki Bhambri and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan were on Tuesday awarded wild card entries to compete in the USD 450,000 Chennai Open, beginning Monday here. India's highest-ranked player Somdev Devvarman (90) had made it to the main draw after Estonia's Jurgen Zopp pulled out with a back injury. There...
  • LIC to stop selling 34 life insurance policies in December December 1, 2013

    Insurance giant Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has decided to stop selling as many as 34 policies, including Jeevan Anand, Jeevan Madhur and Jeevan Saral, to comply with new regulatory guidelines. These policies are withdrawn in December as they are not in conformity with the provisions of new regulations on non-linked insurance...
  • 'Jeevan Bachao' scheme launched on Jaipur-Delhi highway July 29, 2013

    A pilot project of 'Jeevan Bachao' scheme providing cashless treatment for those injured in road accidents was launched along the Gurgaon-Japiur stretch on the Jaipur-Delhi National Highway on Monday.. Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Oscar Fernandes said the scheme was aimed at bringing down rate of deaths in road...
  • T20I: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 17 runs April 1, 2013

    Pallekele: Kusal Perera smashed a brisk 64 to set up Sri Lanka's 17-run victory over Bangladesh in a one-off Twenty20 international in Pallekele on Sunday. The opener hit four sixes and five fours in his 44-ball knock as Sri Lanka posted a challenging 198 for 5 before restricting Bangladesh to...
  • Following Gandhiji's principle of non-violence: Sharmila March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who on Monday was charged with attempting suicide for her fast unto death here in 2006 while demanding repeal of controversial AFSPA, said she is following Mahatma Gandhi's principle of non-violence and should not be "discriminated" against. Chanu, while speaking to mediapersons outside the court...
  • Tamil director Ganesan is back with 'Shortcut Romeo' January 24, 2013

    Director Susi Ganesan flew to Mumbai after the failure of his last film 'Kanthasamy. But the latest news suggest that the director has made his debut direction venture in Bollywood which has been titled 'Shortcut Romeo' starring Nitin Mukesh, Ameesha Patel and Puja Gupta in lead roles. The film has been...
  • 'Immanuel' stars ace actor Mamoothy as the lead January 5, 2013

    After flooring the audience with his much elusive hit in 'Bavootiyude Namathil', superstar Mammooty is back to down to earth roles once again. He has already being started in a role of 'Immanuel' the new movie from hit maker Laljose. The movie will also present a fresh face...
  • Chennai Open: 2 Indian doubles pairs granted wild cards December 28, 2012

    Chennai: Indian tennis players, including Vishnu Vardhan and Sanam Singh, have been granted wild card entries into the doubles draw of the Chennai Open, the organisers announced here on Friday. While Vishnu will be joining hands with Sanam, Tamil Nadu duo of N Sriram Balaji and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan will form...
  • 'Mayilu' Review: Good script but not portrayed perfectly October 27, 2012

    'Mayilu' is an intelligent film about the effect of superstition on the lives of families in Tamil Nadu. If you were to dissect the film minute by minute, you may probably find a few thought-provoking moments, otherwise slow and boring screenplay fails to engage the audience. In some small village in...
  • Top seeds in semi-finals of National Tennis C'ship November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: There were hardly any upsets on Thursday, paving the way for the top seeds to enter the singles semi-finals of the Fenesta Open National Tennis Championship here at the R.K. Khanna Tennis Complex. Men's singles top seed Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan breezed into the last four with a clinical performance over...
  • Actor Jaggesh turns director with 'Guru' August 31, 2012

    Veteran actor Jaggesh is relieved, as the first copy of his directorial debut 'Guru' has come out. He has produced and directed this film for his son, Guru Raj. The film has got good appreciation from the team members, who viewed the film at Renukamba Digital studio. It was the...
  • SL include Jeevan Mendis for 1st Test against Pak June 19, 2012

    Colombo: All-rounders Thisara Perera and Jeevan Mendis and fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara were included in Sri Lanka's 15-man squad on Tuesday for this week's first Test against Pakistan in Galle. Perera was named man of the series in the five-match one-day encounter against Pakistan that was won 3-1 by Sri Lanka...
  • Actress Piaa Bajpai to act in 'Dhalam' June 19, 2012

    Piaa Bajpai is keen to make it big in her second innings in Kollywood. The 'Poi Solla Porom' and 'Goa' girl, who was last seen in 'Ko', has signed two projects and one of them is a Tamil-Telugu bilingual. "I play a Tamil Brahmin girl in both the versions of 'Dhalam',...
  • Bollywood beckons its married heroines May 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Publicity for Karisma Kapoor's comeback film 'Dangerous Ishq' is on a roll. And then there will be a slew of movies marking the return of other married actresses, be it Madhuri Dixit or Manisha Koirala. Bollywood once considered marriage the death knell for its female leads, but IANS lists...
  • LIC of India launches Jeevan Vriddhi March 1, 2012

    Mumbai: The Life Insurance Corporation of India(LIC) today launched a new plan 'Jeevan Vriddhi' on the traditional platform. This is a single premium non linked insurance plan where the risk cover is 5 times of premium chosen by the customer and offers excellent Guaranteed returns at Maturity. The plan, which...
  • Remembering the veteran film actor Shammi Kapoor August 14, 2011

    Actor Shammi Kapoor mesmerised with his light-hearted performances in the romantic comedies of the 60s. ...
  • LIC introduces unique new health plan: Jeevan Arogya June 10, 2011

    Mumbai: From June 1, 2011 LIC of India is launching a New Non-Linked Health Insurance Plan "Jeevan Arogya". The plan offers comprehensive hospitalization benefits for the whole family of the Principal Insured. A unique feature of this plan is that it also offers to cover the Parents in-law of the...
  • Keralite escapes tsunami, thanks his Guru March 12, 2011

    Thiruvananthapuram: Though the killer waves that struck the Japanese coast on Friday swallowed his house-cum-clinic in far off Sendai, naturopath Jeevan Sreedhar thanks his spiritual mentor for being safe at his home at Cherthala in Kerala as it was his Guru who suggested him to postpone his return journey to...
  • Asha Jeevan, a home for the old by the young March 6, 2010

    Bangalore: CNN-IBN special series Real Heroes takes a look at Bangalore's Asha Jeevan, which has been set up by two young women who have have devoted their lives to the service of the old. Asha Jeevan cares for the elderly who suffer from mental and psychological ailments. Founder members Asha Jeevan...
  • Nepal cops caught Dr Kidney, but brother escaped February 12, 2008

    Kathmandu: While Indian kidney racket kingpin Amit Kumar was arrested by Nepal Police in a dramatic swoop last week from a holiday resort in the southern plains, his brother and accomplice, Jeevan Kumar, may have managed to give the posse the slip just minutes before. A Nepali daily on Tuesday quoted...
  • Interpol issues notice for kidney racket 'docs' February 1, 2008

    Mumbai: In yet another development in the organ trade racket that was unearthed in Gurgaon, Interpol has taken note and issued red corner notices for the two main Indian ‘doctors’ believed to be behind hundreds of illegal kidney transplants. Linda Chin Hoi, a Manipuri nurse and an associate of the alleged...