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  • Delhi: Farmers to sell directly in new mall July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: A shopping mall -- where farmers will be allowed to directly sell their produce -- was unveiled on Wednesday in the Pusa campus region of the national capital. The 'Pusa Farmers Mall' set up by the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) aims to facilitate a marketing platform to...
  • Cut electricity supply to malls after 10 pm: Delhi L-G orders to save power June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: As Delhi braves frequent power cuts, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on Sunday directed power department to cut power supply to malls after 10 pm. As per the new orders from L-G, government establishments including Delhi Secretariat, government offices, universities and colleges have to keep their air conditioners switched...
  • Property worth crores damaged as fire erupts in Crossroads Mall May 28, 2014

    Property worth crores of rupees was burnt down as a major fire broke out at a city mall, police said on Wednesday. The blaze occurred on the second floor of  Crossroads Mall late on Tuesday night and spread to the third. As thick plumes of smoke began emanating from the building,...
  • Google launches indoor maps in India; lets you locate locations inside malls, museums March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Technology giant Google has launched indoor maps in India that will help users browse through and locate specific locations inside venues like malls and museums. The service, available as part of Google Maps, is already available in countries like the US, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong and the Netherlands. ...
  • Cinema halls receive blood-written letters over Sunny Leone's 'Ragini MMS2' screening March 3, 2014

    Some right-wing groups have threatened managers of two reputed cinemas in Ghaziabad not to show "Ragini MMS2", co-produced by Ekta Kapoor, Shobha Kapoor and starring Sunny Leone, saying that it is against Indian culture. Police said that managers of Big Cinema situated in Ansal Plaza Mall in Vaishali area and PVR Cinema...
  • 'Darr@The Mall' review: It refuses to swim in a tide of hysterical terror February 22, 2014

    Cast: Jimmy Shergill, Nushrat Bharucha, Arif Zakaria Director: Pawan Kripalani Rating: 3 out of 5 It is easy to dismiss all films of the horror genre as surplus spook, more amusing and annoying than scary. Once in a while there comes a clutter-breaker among the harvest of scare fests that descend on us...
  • I am not considered a crowd puller: Jimmy Shergil February 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergil says he is not under pressure to pull in the crowds for his forthcoming film 'Darr@ The Mall' because the script of the horror drama is so good that it will perform that role. He said: "It's a very unusual film and it's the script that made...
  • I'm not considered a crowd puller, says Jimmy Shergill February 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergil says he is not under pressure to pull in the crowds for his forthcoming film 'Darr@ The Mall' because the script of the horror drama is so good that it will perform that role. He said: "It's a very unusual film and it's the script that made...
  • Kolkata: 6 men allegedly gangrape shopping mall employee January 20, 2014

    Kolkata: A shopping mall employee was allegedly gangraped in Kolkata on Sunday evening. The victim's relatives said she was gangraped at knife point by six men when she was returning from work at around 10.30 pm. The crime reportedly took place near the Hastings Police Station area. The woman is...
  • Jimmy Shergill doesn't give much importance to the elite 100 crore club January 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Jimmy Shergill says the sole reason for choosing the role of a security agent in his upcoming horror film 'Darr @The Mall' is because he has never starred in the genre before. The 43-year-old 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster' star, who has done movies in almost all...
  • Horror films need to be respected in India: Jimmy Shergill January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill who will be seen next in horror flick 'Darr@The Mall' says this genre needs to be respected. "I am a huge fan of horror films. I enjoying watching such films especially in the night... in the dark as that is the fun part... I have loved...
  • Fire at shopping mall in China claims 4 lives, 35 injured December 27, 2013

    Four persons have been killed and 35 others injured after a fire triggered by a natural gas explosion broke out in southwest China. The fire broke out on Thursday in a shopping mall in Luzhou City in Sichuan Province, state-run Xinhua news agency reported on Friday. The explosion occurred around 10:40...
  • 'Ragini MMS' director's next film is 'Darr@ The Mall' December 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Pavan Kripalani, who made his directorial debut with the highly successful horror flick 'Ragini MMS', will be wielding the megaphone once more for another horror flick titled 'Darr@ The Mall'. The film stars Jimmy Shergill, Nushrat Bharucha, Arif Zakaria, Asif Basra, Nivedita Bhattacharya, Shraddha Kaul and Neeraj Sood. Talking about...
  • Kenya charges four men with aiding shopping mall attackers November 5, 2013

    A Kenyan court charged four Somali men on Monday with terrorist offences for helping al Qaeda-linked militants carry out an attack on a shopping mall in Nairobi that killed 67 people. Few details have emerged so far about the how the September attack was masterminded or how gunmen held off Kenyan...
  • New Jersey: Shots fired in shopping mall, no casualties reported November 5, 2013

    Paramus (New Jersey): Police are searching for a gunman at a mall in northern New Jersey after shots were fired inside it just before closing. WCBS-TV reports that shots were fired at Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall around 9:30 pm on Monday. There were no immediate reports of injuries. People inside the...
  • Pethas made by Agra jail inmates to be sold in a mall October 24, 2013

    Officials of the central jail in Agra on Thursday opened a retail counter in a busy commercial complex in the city to sell a sweetmeat, 'petha', made by the jail inmates. "This certainly is a major initiative of the Agra jail, and will go a long way in bridging the gap...
  • US issues alert for Uganda amid reports of 'Kenya mall' style attack October 19, 2013

    Kampala: Uganda heightened its "terror" alert to maximum on Friday for the first time since bombings in 2010 that killed 79 people, given domestic and US intelligence indications of a possibly imminent attack by Islamist militants, a police spokesman said. Uganda recalled security staff from leave and deployed thousands of extra...
  • Kenya: CCTV footage of how gunmen sprayed bullets during mall attack October 18, 2013

    At least 67 people were killed during a horrific four day mall attack in Kenya in September. The CCTV footage shows the horror of what went on inside - how gunmen sprayed bullets while casually speaking on their cell phones. ...
  • Kenya mall attack: CCTV image shows armed gunmen at the supermarket October 5, 2013

    Fresh CCTV images of the Nairobi's Westgate Mall released by the Kenyan military show five armed gunmen walking around the supermarket. At least 71 people including 4 Indians were killed in the deadly attack by Somali terror outfit- al Shabaab. ...
  • Man sets himself on fire at Washington's National Mall October 5, 2013

    Washington: A man has set himself on fire at the National Mall here, a day after a woman was shot dead by police outside the US Capitol nearby, after a high-speed car chase, witnesses and police officials said. "It does appear that a man sustained self-inflicted burns," Metropolitan Police Department spokesperson...
  • Kenya mall attack: Shopkeepers allege troops stole valuables while saving people October 1, 2013

    Jewellery cases smashed. Mobile phones ripped from displays. Cash registers emptied. Alcohol stocks plundered. For the second time in two months, poorly paid Kenyan security forces that moved in to control an emergency are being accused of robbing the very property they were supposed to protect. First the troops were accused...
  • Terrorists in Kenya mall used new tactic to spare some Muslims September 29, 2013

    Nairobi: The turbaned gunmen who infiltrated Nairobi's Westgate mall arrived with a set of religious trivia questions. As terrified civilians hid in toilet stalls, behind mannequins, in ventilation shafts and underneath food court tables, the assailants began a high-stakes game of 20 Questions to separate Muslims from those they consider...
  • Indian-origin man killed in Kenya attack while saving children: report September 28, 2013

    London: An Indian-origin Briton was among those killed in the terror attack on a mall in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi after he offered himself as a hostage to save a group of children. London-born Mitul Shah, 38, a marketing executive at Bidco Oil, an east African cooking oil company, tried...
  • Kenya widens mall attack probe, alert for UK 'White Widow' September 27, 2013

    Nairobi: Interpol issued a wanted persons alert at Kenya's request on Thursday for a British woman who has been cited by British police as a possible suspect in the attack on a Nairobi shopping mall that killed at least 72 people. The alert was issued as Kenyan police broadened the investigation into...
  • Kenya mall attack fallout: Security stepped up in malls, places of worship in India September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Security has been beefed up in cities across India in the wake of recent terror attack in a mall in Nairobi, Kenya. Over 60 people lost their lives. The police have stepped up security in malls and places of worship as a precautionary measure. In the backdrop of...
  • After Westgate mall, al-Shabaab group attacks Kenyan border town September 26, 2013

    The same extremist group that took over a Nairobi mall attacked a security post near the Somali border on Thursday and killed two police officers, while promising the violence would continue until Kenyan troops were withdrawn from Somalia. The leader of the Somalia-based al-Shabaab, Ahmed Godane Shaykh Mukhtar Abu Zubayr, warned...
  • Kenya mall attack: Another Indian among those killed September 26, 2013

    Jyotibala Dharmesh Vaya, from Junagadh Gujarat, was on Wednesday identified as a fourth Indian among the 61 killed in the Nairobi mall terror attack by Islamist terrorists. The external affairs ministry spokesperson tweeted that Vaya was a long term resident of Kenya. The terror attack on Westgate Shopping Mall by the Somalia-based...
  • The Last Word: What are the critical lessons from Nairobi that India needs to urgently learn? September 25, 2013

    Over 60 people including four Indians have died in the terror attack at an upscale shopping mall in Kenya's capital Nairobi. An al-Qaeda linked militant group Al Shabab has claimed the responsibility for the incident. ...
  • Kenya mall attack: Arrested Briton "not significant" to probe September 25, 2013

    A British national arrested in Nairobi is "not of significant interest" to the investigation into the mall siege that killed at least 72 people, Britain's top diplomat in Kenya said on Wednesday. The Foreign Office in London confirmed the comment by British High Commissioner Christian Turner, which had appeared on media...