Louise

  • Rachel Louise Carson's 107th birthday: 10 interesting facts about the environmentalist May 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Celebrating the 107th birth anniversary of American biologist Rachel Louise Carson, Google has posted a doodle on its homepage that showcases her love for nature. Here are 10 interesting things that you should know about the biologist who was well known for her writings on environmental pollution and...
  • Rachel Louise Carson: Google doodles the environmentalist's 107th birthday May 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Rachel Louise Carson was an American biologist who was well known for her writings on environmental pollution and the natural history of the sea. The Google doodle commemorating her 107th birth anniversary showcases her love for nature. Rachel Carson was born on May 27, 1907 and she grew up...
  • Six events that will matter in 2014 January 20, 2014

    1. Sky City, the world's tallest skyscraper, to open in Changsha, China Burj Khalifa, the tallest skyscraper in the world, officially opened on January 4, 2010. It's both an architectural marvel and a reminder of hubris-for it coincided with Dubai's financial troubles. Its record will be broken by China's Sky City...
  • 'RED 2' review: Predictable story makes it a big letdown July 20, 2013

    Cast: Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Catherine Zeta-Jones Director: Dean Parisot Rating: 2 out of 5 'RED 2' is an action-comedy based on the DC Comics graphic mini series created by Warren Ellis and Cully Hamner. It is about retired agents deemed 'RED' or 'Retired Extremely Dangerous', by...
  • Red 2: Hollywood actor Bruce Willis returns as Frank Moses June 26, 2013

    'Red 2' is an upcoming action-comedy film. It is the sequel to the 2010 film 'Red'. The film stars Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins and Dame Helen Mirren. ...
  • UP: Attempt to murder case filed against Louise December 14, 2012

    Lucknow: A case of loot, dacoity and attempt to murder has been filed against Louise Khurshid, wife of External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, by an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Thursday. Vivek Yadav, the district president of AAP, lodged the police complaint in Mainpuri...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's AAP files FIR against Louise Khurshid December 13, 2012

    Mainpuri: An FIR was on Thursday lodged against Louise Khurshid, wife of External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, and others on various charges, including attempt to murder, on the complaint of activists of Aam Admi Party (AAP), who were allegedly beaten up by her supporters. The FIR was lodged against Louise and...
  • AAP activists thrashed by Louise Khurshid supporters December 12, 2012

    Mainpuri: Activists of Aam Aadmi Party were on Wednesday allegedly thrashed by supporters of Louise Khurshid, wife of External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid at an eye camp in Uttar Pradesh's Mainpuri district. The incident took place when Vivek Yadav and some other activists of AAP reached the district hospital, where...
  • UK woman changes her name to include 14 Bond girls October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: British barmaid Emma-Louise Hodges has legally changed her name to 'Miss Pussy Galore Honey Rider Solitaire Plenty O'Toole May Day Xenia Onatopp Holly Goodhead Tiffany Case Kissy Suzuki Mary Goodnight Jinx Johnson Octopussy Domino Moneypenny' to include the names of 14 different Bond girls, according to media reports. Formerly...
  • HC notice to TV Today on Louise Khurshid's plea October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has issued a notice to the TV Today group on the defamation suit filed by Law Minister Salman Khurshid's wife Louise Khurshid. Summons have been issued to TV Today Chairman and MD Aroon Purie and 13 others. Louise Khurshid, in her petition file on...
  • HC to hear Khurshid's case against TV Today October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid's wife Louise Khurshid's defamation suit against TV Today group will come up for hearing in Delhi High Court on Friday. Louise had accused the television network of maligning her family and sought damages worth Rs 1 crore. The TV Today group aired a...
  • Louise Khurshid files defamation suit against TV Today October 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Advocate Abhimanyu Bhandari has filed a defamation suit for damages against TV Today Chairman and MD Aroon Purie and others on behalf of Law Minister Salman Khurshid's wife Louise Khurshid. Louise Khurshid has claimed initial damages of Rs 1 crore. The advocate said that they have claimed damages...
  • Salman Khurshid row: No camp held in Bulandshahr? October 17, 2012

    Bulandshahr: Another controversy that has hit the Congress is the alleged irregularities in the Zakir Hussain Trust associated with Law Minister Salman Khurshid and his family. After India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal's details on bogus beneficiaries, CNN-IBN travelled to Bulandshahr and found more jarring stories. Seventeen-year-old Preeti can't walk...
  • Bulandshahr beneficiaries of Khurshid NGO received aid after row October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid's Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust now faces more allegations over the allotment of support equipment to the differently-abled. CNN-IBN travelled to Bulandshahr where camps were held to distribute equipment to the differently-abled and found both, jarring stories of discrepancies and genuine beneficiaries of the...
  • Clamour grows for Khurshid's resignation; but Cong stays adamant October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The clamour for Law Minister Salman Khurshid's resignation is growing with both the Opposition and India Against Corruption saying he must quit before the allegations against his NGO go in court. While the Congress claims it is ready to slug it out in court and not on the...
  • Government, Congress rally behind Salman Khurshid October 15, 2012

    The government on Monday rallied behind the Union Law Minister, terming him "an important minister of UPA II" and ruling out his resignation. ...
  • Khurshid likely to file defamation case against India Today October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Multiple defamation suits are being planned to be filed against India Today Group by Law Minister Salman Khurshid and his friends in the country and abroad over allegations of financial bungling by an NGO run byhis family. Close on the heels of a suit filed by Khurshid's wife...
  • The Last Word: Was Khurshid's reply in press conference convincing? October 15, 2012

    At a press conference he held with his wife Louise, Salman Khurshid asserted that the camps for the disabled, organised by his Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust, were held at different places in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • Why is Congress defending Khurshid's NGO, asks Kejriwal October 15, 2012

    Kejriwal presents more evidence, allege many bogus recipients, many of them dead. Kejriwal said they will protest in Khurshid's constituency Farrukhabad now. ...
  • Kejriwal ends stir, govt says no question of isolating Khurshid October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Even as Arvind Kejriwal-led Indian Against Corruption levelled fresh allegations of financial irregularities on an NGO run by Salman Khurshid and his wife, the government on Monday rallied behind the Union Law Minister, terming him "an important minister of UPA II" and ruling out his resignation. In another...
  • Kejriwal ends stir, to start fresh campaign against Khurshid October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal and a group of disabled people on Monday called off their four-day-old protest in Delhi against Salman Khurshid and announced a fresh campaign against him in his UP constituency Farrukhabad from November one. Kejriwal also alleged that there was a quid pro quo between the Congress,...
  • Khurshid controversy: EOW starts collecting documents October 15, 2012

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Police's Economic Offences Wing on Monday began its probe into the alleged financial irregularities in a trust run by Union Minister Salman Khurshid. It started collecting documents at various levels, "including state, divisional and district headquarters as a part of the investigation", Director General EOW, Subrat...
  • Got equipment only a few days ago: Khurshid NGO's 'beneficiaries' October 15, 2012

    Bulandshahr: Even as Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid produced lists of beneficiaries of aid given by his trust, the Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust, on Sunday amidst allegations of corruption and misuse of funds by the NGO, CNN-IBN met a few of them in Bulandshahr who said that they had received...
  • Khurshid row: EOW conducts raids in 16 districts of UP October 15, 2012

    Lucknow: The Economic Offences Wing conducted raids on handicap welfare centres in 16 districts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday in connection with the allegations of irregularities in Salman Khurshid's NGO. The EOW of the Uttar Pradesh Police had launched a probe into the matter on Sunday. The probe is being carried...
  • TV Today stands by its sting operation on Khurshid October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: TV Today, that carried out a sting operation on Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid's trust for the differently-abled, the Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust, revealing alleged misuse of funds, has issued a statement saying that it stands by its story. Salman Khurshid on Sunday had called for TV Today...
  • Will expose another politician on Oct 17, says Kejriwal October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: 6.04 pm: Sushil Kumar Gautam, district handicapped welfare officer, Bulanshahar, tells CNN-IBN that his predecessor had told the state government that her signature on a report on equipment distributed to 42 disabled people were forged. The block development officers or the BDOs are now conducting a physical check...
  • Govt stands by Khurshid, says he won't resign October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Even as India Against Corruption (IAC) activist Arvind Kejriwal refuses to give up on his demand for Law Minister Salman Khurshid's resignation, the government continues to stand by Khurshid. Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni, MoS in the PMO Narayanasamy and Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh have defended...
  • Kejriwal to present more proof; Khurshid to meet PM today October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The war between Law Minister Salman Khurshid and India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal is set to intensify more as Kejriwal has promised to produce more proof against Khurshid. While Khurshid on Sunday showed photographs to prove that his wife Louise Khurshid's trust distributed equipment for the differently...
  • Bihar: 25 IAC members detained October 15, 2012

    Patna: Nearly 25 members of India Against Corruption (IAC) were detained in Patna on Sunday after they shouted slogans against Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid outside the residence of the Governor. A few activists even burnt effigies of the minister who has been struggling to come clean of corruption charges...
  • Has Salman Khurshid given a satisfactory explanation? October 15, 2012

    Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid along with his wife Louise addressed a press conference on Sunday and denied any wrongdoing. He said he is ready for probe by any authority and if the charges against him are proved, he is ready to leave politics. ...