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  • IAF to extend technical life of Kiran trainer planes August 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Due to "inordinate delay" in Intermediate Jet Trainer programme of the HAL, the IAF has initiated action to look for alternatives and extending the technical life of the Kiran trainer aircraft, Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday. "In order to meet the emergent situation due to inordinate delay in...
  • 50 HIV-positive children win hearts with entertaining stage show July 28, 2014

    Some 50 HIV-positive children danced to a medley of Bollywood songs through the ages and staged an impressive play to a packed auditorium in Jaipur over the weekend, as their adopted home, non-profit Rays Aasha Ki Ek Kiran, celebrated its annual day. The 45-minute satirical play, entitled "Muhammad Bhai ki Jootiyan"...
  • Aamir Khan's son Azad playing football with Abhishek Bachchan is the cutest thing you'll see today July 21, 2014

    This has got to be the cutest image of the day. Two and a half year old Azad Rao Khan dribbled with a football at a recent celebrity charity football match. Azad played with mom Kiran Rao, who was part of one of the teams and Abhishek Bachchan. Azad's dad,...
  • Maoists getting support from organisations in Europe: MHA July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday told Parliament that Maoists were getting support from organisation in Europe including Germany, France, Holland and Italy. Minister of State for Home Kiran Rijiju said that the matter is being taken up with the European countries. Rijiju added that the Maoists have...
  • Laws are not written in the stone, says Kiran Bedi July 14, 2014

    Women and Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi on Monday said that juveniles who commit rape should be tried as adults. National Commission for Women chairperson Mamata Sharma supported Maneka Gandhi's opinion and said, " I think what Maneka Gandhi is doing is right, the matter is debatable, so I think...
  • Andhra Congress chief slams former CM Kiran Reddy for party defeat June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Accusing former Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy for Congress' rout in elections in Andhra Pradesh, APCC chief N Raghuveera Reddy on Monday alleged Reddy had an hidden agenda leading to the defeat of the party in the state. "Anti-incumbency and price rise were among the reasons for Congress'...
  • Airbus case: CBI team to visit London next week June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: A CBI team will visit London by next week to examine Airbus's Executive Vice-President Kiran Rao in connection with alleged irregularities in the over Rs 8,000-crore deal for supplying 43 aircraft to the erstwhile Indian Airlines in 2005. Highly-placed sources said on Tuesday some clarifications are needed from...
  • Crime against women in UP cause of concern for MHA: Kiran Rijiju June 4, 2014

    Centre on Wednesday expressed concern over the incidents of rape and murder in Uttar Pradesh and asked the Akhilesh Yadav government to "act promptly" to improve law and order situation in the state. Minister of State for Home Kiran Rijiju also criticised the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister for accusing the media...
  • Illegal migration from Bangladesh a national problem: Kiran Rijiju June 4, 2014

    Centre on Wednesday termed as "a national problem" the issue of illegal migration from Bangladesh and said action will be taken against those "infiltrators" staying in the Indian territory. "The issue of illegal migrants and infiltrators in the northeast, especially the issue of Bangladeshis, is a cause of concern for...
  • 'My wife, my life and my everything': Aamir Khan joins Instagram, posts adorable photos May 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is the latest celebrity to join photo-sharing website Instagram.The 49-year-old actor, who has accounts in other social networking sites including twitter and Facebook, so far posted two pictures on the website.In one picture, Aamir is seen with his director wife Kiran Rao, and while in...
  • Jung visits home for mentally challenged May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: In a step towards improving the conditions of rehab homes across the city, Delhi's Lt Governor Najeeb Jung today visited Asha Kiran Home for mentally challenged in Rohini. After the visit, Jung said he was tremendously moved at the fate of the mentally handicapped and that Delhi government...
  • BJP faces revolt over naming Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A storm is brewing in the BJP with many Delhi leaders allegedly threatening to "not cooperate" and even "lose deliberately" if former top cop Kiran Bedi was named the party's next chief ministerial nominee, party sources said. "There is severe opposition to her (Bedi) in the party. A...
  • Madhu Kishwar targets wannabe Delhi CM Kiran Bedi May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: As Delhi gears up for a regime change of epic proportions, two high-profile women - one an old upholder of 'Cause NaMo' and another a new convert - have crossed swords on Twitter. Madhu Kishwar, the academic and writer who has been rooting strongly for PM-designate Narendra Modi...
  • Ready to be BJP's Delhi CM candidate: Kiran Bedi May 22, 2014

    Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi has said that she is no longer averse to politics and that if an offer to be the chief ministerial candidate for the BJP comes along, she will be up for it. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Kiran Bedi all set to join BJP and become Delhi CM candidate? May 21, 2014

    Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi has said that she is ready to join active politics and will consider the Delhi chief minister's post if she is offered. In an exclusive interview to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Bedi said, "I have expressed by desire to see that a Delhi Assembly gets...
  • Won't say no to Delhi CM's post: Kiran Bedi May 21, 2014

    Kiran Bedi has said she is ready to join active politics and will consider the Delhi Chief Minister's post if she is asked. Speculation is rife that she'll be projected as the BJP's Delhi chief ministerial candidate if Dr Harsh Vardhan gets a Cabinet portfolio. ...
  • Harsh Vardhan dismisses speculation of Kiran Bedi's candidature as Delhi CM May 21, 2014

    Delhi BJP chief Harsh Vardhan dismissed speculation of former IPS officer Kiran Bedi's candidature as the party's Delhi CM candidate saying that an "issue is being created of a non-issue". It is being said that Bedi might be projected as the party's CM candidate if Harsh Vardhan is given a...
  • Speculation rife over BJP naming Kiran Bedi as Delhi CM candidate May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi could soon be seen as part of active politics after she expressed her political ambitions. According to sources, former Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari has assured Bedi that she will be projected as the party's Delhi Chief Ministerial candidate if Dr Harsh...
  • Kiran Bedi hints at joining politics May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Ending months of speculation, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Tuesday told CNN-IBN that she did not rule out entering Indian politics. There are reports that Bedi might join the BJP. She also tweeted, "I no more rule out entering indian political service on capability basis. I am moving...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 20, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Binny urges AAP, BJP, Congress to consider Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Expelled AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny on Monday called upon BJP, AAP and Congress to consider civil activist Kiran Bedi for the post of Delhi chief minister, saying that holding fresh Assembly elections would be wastage of public money. "I have written to AAP, BJP, Congress and Independent...
  • Delhi Daredevils owner Kiran K Grandhi stands by players May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils owner Kiran K Grandhi met the entire squad on Sunday ahead of their final home match at the Feroz Shah Kotla against the formidable Kings XI Punjab here on Monday. Grandhi, son of G M Rao, has been a regular feature at the team's matches quietly supporting...
  • AP division due to tacit pact between TRS, YSRCP: Kiran Reddy May 3, 2014

    Rajahmundry (AP): Jai Samaikhyandhra Party (JSP) President N Kiran Kumar Reddy has accused TRS and YSRCP of entering into a "tacit" understanding to approve division of Andhra Pradesh. Addressing various road shows in East Godavari district last night, Reddy said, "A secret agreement between TRS President K Chandrasekhar Rao and his...